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Rat Race (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $56,607,223Details
International Box Office $30,000,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $86,607,223
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Synopsis

As entertainment and a betting opportunity for his very rich contacts an eccentric casino owner devises a contest pitting six teams against each other in a race to claim two million dollars from a locker in New Mexico.

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$48,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 17th, 2001 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sexual references, crude humor, partial nudity and language
Running Time: 112 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Alphaville, Zucker Pictures
Production Countries: Canada,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 1,305 $50,760,000 Sep 21, 2001 37
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 105 $7,226,336 Aug 31, 2001 17
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 105 $11,452,338 Aug 31, 2001 17
Labor Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 82 $9,154,416 Aug 31, 2001 17
Labor Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 60 $14,507,970 Aug 31, 2001 17

Lead Ensemble Members

   Enrico Pollini
   Donald Sinclair
   Vera Baker
   Owen Templeton
   Duane Cody
   Randy Pear
   Nick Schaffer
   Bev Pear
   Tracy Faucet
   Merril Jennings
   Zack Mallozzi
   Harold Grisham
   Blaine Cody

Supporting Cast

Dean Cain    Shawn
Silas Weir-Mitchell    Lloyd
Paul Rodriguez    Gus
Jillian Marie Hubert    Kimberly Pear
Brody Smith    Jason Pear
Jenica Bergere    Hotel Clerk
Carrie Diamond    Casino Bartender
Douglas Haase    Guy at Bar
Chris Myers    Fox Sportscaster
Kevin Frazier    Fox Sportscaster
Gloria Allred    Herself
Renee Lee    Witness in Crowd
Corinna Harney Jones    Cocktail Waitress
Jane C. Walsh    Cocktail Waitress
Andrew Kavovit    Richie
Mallory Sandler    Guest Service Clerk
Gerard Plunkett    High Roller
Martin Evans    High Roller
L. Harvey Gold    High Roller
David Lereaney    High Roller
Andy Maton    High Roller
Manoj Sood    High Roller
Philip Tsui    High Roller
Allan Lysell    High Roller
Marcos Menendez    Other Cabby
Catherine Schreiber    Ticket Agent
Joel Hurt Jones    Charter Pilot
Daryl Sullivan    Man in Line
Kevin Rothery    Air Traffic Controller
Jake Bendel    U Rent it Clerk
Guy Cohen    Rental Car Trainee
Susan Breslau    Rentar Car Manager
Steven Stingle    Skinhead Tour Guide
Jared Van Snellenberg    Skinhead Tour Guide
Paul Hayes    Lucy Bus Driver
Anaya Farrell    Lucy
Peggy Jo Jacobs    Lucy
Linda Kerns    Lucy
Christine Macinnis    Lucy
Christopher Peterson    Lucy
Deborah Theaker    Lucy
Roxanne Wong    Lucy
Charlotte Zucker    Lucy
Kate Zucker    Girl in Lobby
Bob Zucker    Boy in Lobby
Deryl Hayes    Sleeping Trooper
Joanne Resnick    Biker Woman
Gene LeBell    Veteran With Gun
Brandy Ledford    Vicky
Dave Powledge    Mechanic
John Duerler    Caterer
Rick Cramer    Test Driver
Mike Garibaldi    Press Spokesman
Kathleen Marshall    Reporter
Vic Chao    Engineer
Colleen Camp    Rainbow House Nurse
Junior Ray    Truck Driver
Tristin Leffler    Pierced Girl
Marty Antonini    Monster Truck Driver
Tyler Gauthier    Baby on Train
Mathew Gauthier    Baby on Train
Shannon Anderson    Mother
Brian Stollery    Father
Gillian Skupa    Stewardess
Rance Howard    Feed the Earth Spokesman
Lucy Lee Flippin    Feed the Earth Spokeswoman
Jennifer Rugamas    Feed the Earth Girl
Mason Jones    Feed the Earth Boy

Cameos

Kathy Bates (uncredited)*    Squirrel Lady

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Andy Breckman    Screenwriter
Jerry Zucker    Producer
Janet Zucker    Producer
Sean Daniel    Producer
Richard Vane    Executive Producer
James Jacks    Executive Producer
Thomas Ackerman    Director of Photography
Gary Frutkoff    Production Designer
Tom Lewis    Editor
Ellen Mirojnick    Costume Designer
Bonnie Greenberg    Music Supervisor
John Powell    Composer
John Edward Hockridge    Assistant Director
Allegra Clegg    Unit Production Manager
Brent Edward O'Connor    Unit Production Manager
Mickey Gilbert    Second Unit Director
Seth Reed    Art Director
Larry Dias    Set Decorator
Donald McCuaig    Second Unit Photography
Stan Parks    Special Effects Coordinator
Michael J. McAlister    Visual Effects Supervisor
Michael Dennison    Costume Supervisor
Jeff Wexler    Production Sound Mixer
David Ronne    Production Sound Mixer
Matthew Iadarola    Re-recording Mixer
Gary Gegan    Re-recording Mixer
John J. Morris    Supervising Sound Editor
Jay Wilkinson    Sound Effects Editor
Simon Coke    Sound Effects Editor
Richard Burton    Sound Effects Editor
Beth Sterner    Dialogue Editor
Frank T. Smathers    Dialogue Editor
Bunny Andrews    Music Editor
Lisa Jaime    Music Editor
Cheri Minns    Chief Makeup
Kim Santantonio    Chief Hairstylist
James McKee Smith    Additional Music
John Ashton Thomas    Additional Music
David Forman    Song "Rat Race" words and music
Jon Carin    Song "Rat Race" words and music
Rick Chertoff    Song "Rat Race" words and music
Jane Jenkins    Casting Director
Janet Hirshenson    Casting Director
Tim Gilbert    Stunt Coordinator
John Scott    Stunt Coordinator

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2001/08/17 3 $11,662,094   2,550 $4,573   $11,662,094 1
2001/08/24 5 $8,110,038 -30% 2,551 $3,179   $25,437,381 2
2001/08/31 5 $7,226,336 -11% 2,551 $2,833   $37,771,073 3
2001/09/07 8 $4,459,229 -38% 2,551 $1,748   $43,278,955 4
2001/09/14 9 $3,553,183 -20% 2,495 $1,424   $47,689,781 5
2001/09/21 7 $2,939,170 -17% 2,417 $1,216   $51,524,950 6
2001/09/28 9 $1,702,628 -42% 2,024 $841   $54,088,903 7
2001/10/05 12 $844,929 -50% 1,240 $681   $55,308,605 8
2001/10/12 21 $313,771 -63% 762 $412   $55,843,381 9
2001/10/19 31 $114,437 -64% 282 $406   $56,028,435 10
2001/10/26 53 $41,470 -64% 103 $403   $56,091,318 11
2001/11/02 68 $21,318 -49% 53 $402   $56,125,729 12
2001/11/09 87 $8,488 -60% 40 $212   $56,141,117 13
2001/11/16 88 $6,844 -19% 22 $311   $56,151,234 14
2001/11/23 29 $154,546 +2,158% 211 $732   $56,348,244 15
2001/11/30 34 $90,581 -41% 182 $498   $56,478,954 16
2001/12/07 40 $54,919 -39% 129 $426   $56,562,611 17
2001/12/14 46 $26,248 -52% 48 $547   $56,607,223 18

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/08/17 3 $3,540,000   2,550 $1,388   $3,540,000 1
2001/08/18 3 $4,431,000 +25% 2,550 $1,738   $7,975,500 2
2001/08/19 3 $3,415,000 -23% 2,550 $1,339   $11,662,094 3
2001/08/20 3 $1,512,250 -56% 2,550 $593   $13,174,444 4
2001/08/21 3 $1,517,911 n/c 2,550 $595   $14,692,355 5
2001/08/22 4 $1,302,163 -14% 2,550 $511   $15,994,518 6
2001/08/23 3 $1,332,925 +2% 2,550 $523   $17,327,443 7
2001/08/24 6 $2,425,700 +82% 2,551 $951   $19,753,000 8
2001/08/25 5 $3,300,500 +36% 2,551 $1,294   $23,053,500 9
2001/08/26 5 $2,323,000 -30% 2,551 $911   $25,437,381 10
2001/08/27 5 $868,655 -63% 2,551 $341   $26,306,036 11
2001/08/28 5 $918,803 +6% 2,551 $360   $27,224,839 12
2001/08/29 5 $703,726 -23% 2,551 $276   $27,928,565 13
2001/08/30 5 $688,092 -2% 2,551 $270   $28,616,657 14
2001/08/31 5 $1,965,000 +186% 2,551 $770   $30,600,000 15
2001/09/01 5 $2,775,000 +41% 2,551 $1,088   $33,375,000 16
2001/09/02 5 $2,510,500 -10% 2,551 $984   $35,865,525 17
2001/09/03 5 $1,928,080 -23% 2,551 $756   $37,771,073 18
2001/09/04 7 $443,568 -77% 2,551 $174   $38,214,641 19
2001/09/05 7 $313,616 -29% 2,551 $123   $38,528,257 20
2001/09/06 6 $291,469 -7% 2,551 $114   $38,819,726 21
2001/09/07 8 $1,200,000 +312% 2,551 $470   $40,020,000 22
2001/09/08 7 $2,200,000 +83% 2,551 $862   $42,220,000 23
2001/09/09 8 $1,058,955 -52% 2,551 $415   $43,278,955 24
2001/09/10 8 $212,819 -80% 2,551 $83   $43,491,774 25
2001/09/11 10 $152,319 -28% 2,551 $60   $43,644,093 26
2001/09/12 8 $251,109 +65% 2,551 $98   $43,895,202 27
2001/09/13 8 $241,396 -4% 2,551 $95   $44,136,598 28
2001/09/14 10 $990,000 +310% 2,495 $397   $45,130,000 29
2001/09/15 8 $1,710,000 +73% 2,495 $685   $46,840,000 30
2001/09/16 10 $870,000 -49% 2,495 $349   $47,689,781 31
2001/09/17 10 $203,873 -77% 2,495 $82   $47,893,654 32
2001/09/18 10 $283,907 +39% 2,495 $114   $48,177,561 33
2001/09/19 10 $216,274 -24% 2,495 $87   $48,393,835 34
2001/09/20 10 $191,945 -11% 2,495 $77   $48,585,780 35
2001/09/21 9 $774,220 +303% 2,417 $320   $49,360,000 36
2001/09/22 8 $1,400,000 +81% 2,417 $579   $50,760,000 37
2001/09/23 8 $720,000 -49% 2,417 $298   $51,524,950 38
2001/09/24 10 $158,000 -78% 2,417 $65   $51,703,000 39
2001/09/25 7 $296,000 +87% 2,417 $122   $51,999,000 40
2001/09/26 8 $189,000 -36% 2,417 $78   $52,188,000 41
2001/09/27 6 $218,000 +15% 2,417 $90   $52,406,000 42
2001/09/28 8 $482,000 +121% 2,024 $238   $52,888,000 43
2001/09/29 8 $800,000 +66% 2,024 $395   $53,688,000 44
2001/09/30 10 $410,000 -49% 2,024 $203   $54,088,903 45
2001/10/04 10 $99,000   2,024 $49   $54,483,000 49

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2001/08/17 3 $17,327,343   2,550 $6,795   $17,327,343 1
2001/08/24 4 $13,217,394 -24% 2,551 $5,181   $30,544,737 2
2001/08/31 5 $8,274,989 -37% 2,551 $3,244   $38,819,726 3
2001/09/07 8 $5,316,872 -36% 2,551 $2,084   $44,136,598 4
2001/09/14 10 $4,449,182 -16% 2,495 $1,783   $48,585,780 5
2001/09/21 7 $3,800,495 -15% 2,417 $1,572   $52,386,275 6
2001/09/28 9 $2,077,401 -45% 2,024 $1,026   $54,463,676 7
2001/10/05 12 $1,065,934 -49% 1,240 $860   $55,529,610 8
2001/10/12 21 $384,388 -64% 762 $504   $55,913,998 9
2001/10/19 35 $135,850 -65% 282 $482   $56,049,848 10
2001/10/26 55 $54,563 -60% 103 $530   $56,104,411 11
2001/11/02 71 $28,218 -48% 53 $532   $56,132,629 12
2001/11/09 89 $11,761 -58% 40 $294   $56,144,390 13
2001/11/16 46 $49,308 +319% 22 $2,241   $56,193,698 14
2001/11/23 29 $194,675 +295% 211 $923   $56,388,373 15
2001/11/30 36 $119,319 -39% 182 $656   $56,507,692 16
2001/12/07 40 $73,283 -39% 129 $568   $56,580,975 17
2001/12/14 55 $26,248 -64% 48 $547   $56,607,223 18

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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