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The Quiet American (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $12,987,647Details
International Box Office $13,360,556Details
Worldwide Box Office $26,348,203
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 22nd, 2002 (Limited) by Miramax
MPAA Rating: R for images of violence and some language
Comparisons: vs. The Book Thief
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Keywords: Vietnam War, War
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 37th Weekend Limited Release 66 $1,727 Aug 1, 2003 255
Biggest 36th Weekend Limited Release 47 $5,028 Jul 25, 2003 248
Biggest Domestic 35th Weekend 94 $17,510 Jul 18, 2003 241
Biggest 35th Weekend Limited Release 29 $17,510 Jul 18, 2003 241
Biggest 34th Weekend Limited Release 50 $6,036 Jul 11, 2003 234
Biggest 33rd Weekend Limited Release 54 $8,080 Jul 4, 2003 227
Biggest 32nd Weekend Limited Release 64 $8,198 Jun 27, 2003 220
Biggest 31st Weekend Limited Release 55 $11,988 Jun 20, 2003 213
Biggest 30th Weekend Limited Release 64 $12,711 Jun 13, 2003 206
Biggest 29th Weekend Limited Release 51 $21,629 Jun 6, 2003 199
Biggest 28th Weekend Limited Release 62 $22,917 May 30, 2003 192
Biggest 27th Weekend Limited Release 48 $38,591 May 23, 2003 185
Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release 41 $50,401 May 16, 2003 178
Biggest 25th Weekend Limited Release 28 $115,176 May 9, 2003 171
Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release 26 $142,490 May 2, 2003 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 23 $183,641 Apr 25, 2003 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 25 $268,979 Apr 18, 2003 150
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 29 $297,586 Apr 11, 2003 143
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 26 $377,331 Apr 4, 2003 136
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 28 $512,716 Mar 28, 2003 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 98 $801,909 Mar 21, 2003 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 19 $801,909 Mar 21, 2003 122
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 20 $990,821 Mar 14, 2003 115
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 21 $1,153,381 Mar 7, 2003 108
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 25 $1,123,552 Feb 28, 2003 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend 53 $5,061 Feb 28, 2003 101
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 37 $1,067,319 Feb 21, 2003 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend 39 $5,738 Feb 21, 2003 94
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 36 $1,237,352 Feb 14, 2003 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend 23 $7,881 Feb 14, 2003 87
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 74 $538,321 Feb 7, 2003 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend 11 $12,235 Feb 7, 2003 80
Theater Average 11th Weekend 26 $8,534 Jan 31, 2003 73
Theater Average 10th Weekend 38 $8,035 Jan 24, 2003 66
Theater Average 9th Weekend 28 $9,159 Jan 17, 2003 59
Theater Average 8th Weekend 34 $9,082 Jan 10, 2003 52
Top 2002 Theater Average 57 $18,532 Nov 29, 2002 10

Cast

Michael Caine    Thomas Fowler
Brendan Fraser    CIA Agent Alden Pyle
Do Hai Yen    Miss Hei Phuong
Rade Sherbedgia    Inspector Vigot
Quany Hai    The Trinh Minh
Ferdinand Hoang    Mr. Muoi
Tzi Ma    Hinh
Mathias Mlekuz    Captain Sorel
Holmes Osborne    Bill Granger
Robert Stanton    Joe Tunney

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Craig Armstrong
Screenwriter    Christopher Hampton

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2002/11/22 37 $101,663   6 $16,944   $101,663 1
2002/11/29 36 $111,193 +9% 6 $18,532   $271,648 2
2002/12/06 59 $21,968 -80% 2 $10,984   $333,396 3
2003/01/10 48 $63,574   7 $9,082   $407,310 8
2003/01/17 43 $82,430 +30% 9 $9,159   $539,241 9
2003/01/24 45 $64,276 -22% 8 $8,035   $629,308 10
2003/01/31 48 $68,274 +6% 8 $8,534   $728,066 11
2003/02/07 23 $538,321 +688% 44 $12,235   $1,290,702 12
2003/02/14 18 $1,237,352 +130% 157 $7,881   $2,922,946 13
2003/02/21 18 $1,067,319 -14% 186 $5,738   $4,323,701 14
2003/02/28 18 $1,123,552 +5% 222 $5,061   $5,791,796 15
2003/03/07 17 $1,153,381 +3% 381 $3,027   $7,291,271 16
2003/03/14 17 $990,821 -14% 396 $2,502   $8,700,081 17
2003/03/21 19 $801,909 -19% 372 $2,156   $9,854,961 18
2003/03/28 21 $512,716 -36% 289 $1,774   $10,654,096 19
2003/04/04 23 $377,331 -26% 240 $1,572   $11,221,464 20
2003/04/11 27 $297,586 -21% 238 $1,250   $11,636,558 21
2003/04/18 28 $268,979 -10% 241 $1,116   $12,000,212 22
2003/04/25 31 $183,641 -32% 225 $816   $12,289,268 23
2003/05/02 34 $142,490 -22% 168 $848   $12,491,266 24
2003/05/09 38 $115,176 -19% 127 $907   $12,653,791 25
2003/05/16 49 $50,401 -56% 55 $916   $12,744,265 26
2003/05/23 56 $38,591 -23% 38 $1,016   $12,802,761 27
2003/05/30 50 $22,917 -41% 27 $849   $12,843,884 28
2003/06/06 53 $21,629 -6% 31 $698   $12,874,317 29
2003/06/13 63 $12,711 -41% 23 $553   $12,897,338 30
2003/06/20 60 $11,988 -6% 14 $856   $12,916,206 31
2003/06/27 65 $8,198 -32% 12 $683   $12,928,483 32
2003/07/04 69 $8,080 -1% 9 $898   $12,940,345 33
2003/07/11 75 $6,036 -25% 9 $671   $12,948,914 34
2003/07/18 57 $17,510 +190% 42 $417   $12,968,384 35
2003/07/25 81 $5,028 -71% 14 $359   $12,983,431 36
2003/08/01 94 $1,727 -66% 7 $247   $12,987,647 37

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2002/11/22 36 $160,455   6 $26,743   $160,455 1
2002/11/29 33 $150,973 -6% 6 $25,162   $311,428 2
2002/12/06 56 $32,308 -79% 2 $16,154   $343,736 3
2003/01/10 46 $113,075   7 $16,154   $456,811 8
2003/01/17 45 $108,221 -4% 9 $12,025   $565,032 9
2003/01/24 46 $94,760 -12% 8 $11,845   $659,792 10
2003/01/31 48 $92,589 -2% 8 $11,574   $752,381 11
2003/02/07 21 $933,213 +908% 44 $21,209   $1,685,594 12
2003/02/14 18 $1,570,788 +68% 157 $10,005   $3,256,382 13
2003/02/21 18 $1,411,862 -10% 186 $7,591   $4,668,244 14
2003/02/28 18 $1,469,646 +4% 222 $6,620   $6,137,890 15
2003/03/07 17 $1,571,370 +7% 381 $4,124   $7,709,260 16
2003/03/14 17 $1,343,792 -14% 396 $3,393   $9,053,052 17
2003/03/21 20 $1,088,328 -19% 372 $2,926   $10,141,380 18
2003/03/28 21 $702,753 -35% 289 $2,432   $10,844,133 19
2003/04/04 24 $494,839 -30% 240 $2,062   $11,338,972 20
2003/04/11 29 $392,261 -21% 238 $1,648   $11,731,233 21
2003/04/18 29 $374,394 -5% 241 $1,554   $12,105,627 22
2003/04/25 33 $243,149 -35% 225 $1,081   $12,348,776 23
2003/05/02 35 $189,839 -22% 168 $1,130   $12,538,615 24
2003/05/09 40 $155,249 -18% 127 $1,222   $12,693,864 25
2003/05/16 49 $70,306 -55% 55 $1,278   $12,764,170 26
2003/05/23 53 $56,797 -19% 38 $1,495   $12,820,967 27
2003/05/30 53 $31,721 -44% 27 $1,175   $12,852,688 28
2003/06/06 54 $31,939 +1% 31 $1,030   $12,884,627 29
2003/06/13 61 $19,591 -39% 23 $852   $12,904,218 30
2003/06/20 66 $16,067 -18% 14 $1,148   $12,920,285 31
2003/06/27 65 $11,980 -25% 12 $998   $12,932,265 32
2003/07/04 71 $10,613 -11% 9 $1,179   $12,942,878 33
2003/07/11 74 $7,996 -25% 9 $888   $12,950,874 34
2003/07/18 59 $27,529 +244% 42 $655   $12,978,403 35
2003/07/25 75 $7,517 -73% 14 $537   $12,985,920 36
2003/08/01 101 $1,727 -77% 7 $247   $12,987,647 37

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