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Rules of Engagement (2000)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $61,322,858Details
International Box Office $10,397,073Details
Worldwide Box Office $71,719,931
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$60,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 7th, 2000 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for scenes of war violence, and for language
Running Time: 127 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Richard D. Zanuck/Scott Rudin Production
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 1,122 $50,218,007 Apr 28, 2000 24
Easter (All Movies, 3-Day) 107 $8,007,551 Apr 21, 2000 17
Easter (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 91 $13,326,110 Apr 21, 2000 17

Leading Cast

   Hodges
   Childers

Supporting Cast

Guy Pearce    Major Biggs
Bruce Greenwood    Sokal
Blair Underwood    Captain Lee
Philip Baker Hall    General Hodges
Anne Archer    Mrs. Mourain
Ben Kingsley    Mourain
Nicky Katt    Hayes III
Dale Dye    General Perry
Mark Feuerstein    Chandler
Amidou    Dr. Ahmar
Richard McGonagle    Judge
Gordon Clapp    Harris
Ryan Hurst    Corporal Hustings
Baoan Coleman    Colonel Cao
Hayden Tank    Justin
Ahmed Jimmy Abounouom    Jimi
William Gibson    Hodges' Radio Man
Tuan Tran    Translator
John Speredakos    Lawyer
Scott Alan Smith    Another Lawyer
Jihane Kortobi    Little Girl
David Lewis Hays    Bailiff, NCO
Peter Tran    Cao's Radio Man
Bonnie Johnson    Mary Hodges
Jason C. West    Childers' Radio Man
Attifi Mohamed    Tariq
Zouheir Mohamed    Aziz
Chris Ufland    Ambassador Aide
Thom Barry    Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff
Kevin Cooney    4 Star General
Helen Manning    Sarah Hodges
David Graf    ARG Commander
Conrad Bachmann    Secretary of Defense
Aziz Assimi    Little Boy
Robert Pentz Jr.    Courtroom Spectator
Laird Macintosh    Radio Op
Baouyen C. Bruyere    Col. Cao's Granddaughter
Steven M. Gagnon    Juror #1
Richard F. Whiten    Juror #2
Tom Knickerbocker    Juror #3
Terry Bozeman    Juror #4
Mary Wickliffe    Juror #5
Jody Wood    Juror #6
Elayn Taylor    Juror #7
Todd Kimsey    Officer #1
Lawrence Noel Larsen    Officer #2
Stephen Ramsey    Officer #3
G. Gordon Liddy    Talk Show Host

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Richard D. Zanuck    Producer
Scott Rudin    Producer
Stephen Gaghan    Screenwriter
James Webb    Story Creator
Adam Schroeder    Executive Producer
James Webb    Executive Producer
Nicola Pecorini    Director of Photography
William A. Fraker    Director of Photography
Robert Laing    Production Designer
Augie Hess    Editor
Gloria Gresham    Costume Designer
Arne L. Schmidt    Co-Producer
Mark Isham    Composer
J. Michael Haynie    Assistant Director
Newt Arnold    Assistant Director
Arne L. Schmidt    Unit Production Manager
Robert Malerba    Unit Production Manager
Richard H. Prince    Unit Production Manager
William Cruse    Art Director
Patrick Simpson    Supervising
Mitchell Kenney    Costume Supervisor
Russell Williams II    Sound Mixer
Kevin O'Connell    Re-recording Mixer
Greg P. Russell    Re-recording Mixer
Steve Boeddeker    Supervising Sound Editor
Mike Szakmeister    Supervising Sound Editor
Christopher Scarabosio    Sound Editor
Ron Eng    Sound Editor
Steve Boeddeker    Sound Designer
Carin Rogers    Dialogue Editor
Tom Carlson    Music Editor
Robert Ryan    Make up
Gail Ryan    Hairstylist
Denise Chamian    Casting Director
Buddy Joe Hooker    Stunt Coordinator

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

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2000/04/07 1 $15,011,181   3,155 $4,758   $15,011,181 1
2000/04/14 1 $10,933,627 -27% 3,190 $3,427   $30,595,672 2
2000/04/21 3 $8,007,551 -27% 3,220 $2,487   $43,050,371 3
2000/04/28 6 $4,643,307 -42% 3,027 $1,534   $50,218,007 4
2000/05/05 8 $2,445,265 -47% 2,261 $1,081   $54,075,079 5
2000/05/12 12 $1,763,323 -28% 1,618 $1,090   $56,682,161 6
2000/05/19 13 $1,164,224 -34% 1,062 $1,096   $58,449,752 7
2000/05/26 15 $731,618 -37% 793 $923   $59,525,998 8
2000/06/02 16 $316,061 -57% 555 $569   $59,997,864 9
2000/06/09 29 $146,420 -54% 372 $394   $60,247,329 10
2000/06/16 45 $74,063 -49% 221 $335   $60,376,642 11
2000/06/23 60 $34,082 -54% 184 $185   $60,439,410 12
2000/06/30 22 $202,870 +495% 452 $449   $60,748,091 13
2000/07/07 29 $148,754 -27% 320 $465   $60,956,301 14
2000/07/14 37 $87,655 -41% 241 $364   $61,114,362 15
2000/07/21 49 $60,633 -31% 175 $346   $61,223,778 16
2000/07/28 65 $30,592 -50% 111 $276   $61,286,824 17
2000/08/04 79 $18,143 -41% 91 $199   $61,322,858 18

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/04/07 1 $4,499,000   2,860 $1,573   $4,499,000 1
2000/04/08 1 $6,412,120 +43% 2,860 $2,242   $10,911,592 2
2000/04/09 2 $2,617,000 -59% 3,155 $829   $15,011,181 3
2000/04/10 1 $1,143,321 -56% 3,155 $362   $16,154,502 4
2000/04/11 1 $1,257,041 +10% 3,155 $398   $17,411,543 5
2000/04/12 1 $1,102,251 -12% 3,155 $349   $18,513,794 6
2000/04/13 1 $1,148,252 +4% 3,155 $364   $19,662,045 7
2000/04/14 2 $3,214,700 +180% 3,155 $1,019   $22,876,745 8
2000/04/15 1 $5,230,750 +63% 3,050 $1,715   $28,107,495 9
2000/04/16 1 $2,733,000 -48% 3,190 $857   $30,595,672 10
2000/04/17 1 $1,028,706 -62% 3,190 $322   $31,624,378 11
2000/04/18 2 $1,078,551 +5% 3,190 $338   $32,702,929 12
2000/04/19 1 $996,184 -8% 3,190 $312   $33,699,113 13
2000/04/20 3 $1,200,000 +20% 3,190 $376   $34,899,113 14
2000/04/21 2 $3,010,350 +151% 3,050 $987   $37,909,463 15
2000/04/22 2 $3,504,450 +16% 3,050 $1,149   $41,413,913 16
2000/04/23 3 $1,888,000 -46% 3,190 $592   $43,050,000 17
2000/04/24 5 $710,093 -62% 3,190 $223   $43,760,464 18
2000/04/25 3 $653,233 -8% 3,190 $205   $44,413,697 19
2000/04/26 2 $583,783 -11% 3,190 $183   $44,997,480 20
2000/04/27 2 $577,220 -1% 3,190 $181   $45,574,700 21
2000/04/28 8 $1,197,756 +108% 3,027 $396   $46,772,456 22
2000/04/29 7 $1,901,388 +59% 3,027 $628   $48,673,844 23
2000/04/30 6 $1,082,000 -43% 3,027 $357   $50,218,007 24
2000/05/01 5 $348,907 -68% 3,027 $115   $50,566,914 25
2000/05/02 5 $383,372 +10% 3,027 $127   $50,950,286 26
2000/05/03 5 $331,056 -14% 3,027 $109   $51,281,342 27
2000/05/04 4 $348,472 +5% 3,027 $115   $51,629,814 28
2000/05/07 9 $638,000   2,261 $282   $54,075,079 31
2000/05/08 8 $203,068 -68% 2,261 $90   $54,278,147 32
2000/05/09 9 $221,477 +9% 2,261 $98   $54,499,624 33
2000/05/10 9 $212,436 -4% 2,261 $94   $54,712,060 34
2000/05/11 8 $206,778 -3% 2,261 $91   $54,916,838 35
2000/05/14 12 $482,000   1,618 $298   $56,682,161 38
2000/05/15 11 $143,555 -70% 1,618 $89   $56,825,716 39
2000/05/16 11 $160,322 +12% 1,616 $99   $56,986,038 40
2000/05/17 10 $148,446 -7% 1,616 $92   $57,134,484 41
2000/05/18 10 $151,044 +2% 1,616 $93   $57,285,528 42
2000/05/21 14 $295,000   1,062 $278   $58,449,752 45
2000/05/22 14 $103,336 -65% 1,062 $97   $58,553,088 46
2000/05/23 14 $92,456 -11% 1,062 $87   $58,645,544 47
2000/05/24 13 $76,377 -17% 1,062 $72   $58,721,921 48
2000/05/25 13 $72,459 -5% 793 $91   $58,794,380 49

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2000/04/07 1 $19,662,045   3,155 $6,232   $19,662,045 1
2000/04/14 1 $15,380,775 -22% 3,190 $4,822   $35,042,820 2
2000/04/21 2 $10,531,880 -32% 3,220 $3,271   $45,574,700 3
2000/04/28 6 $6,055,114 -43% 3,027 $2,000   $51,629,814 4
2000/05/05 9 $3,289,024 -46% 2,261 $1,455   $54,918,838 5
2000/05/12 11 $2,366,690 -28% 1,618 $1,463   $57,285,528 6
2000/05/19 13 $1,508,852 -36% 1,062 $1,421   $58,794,380 7
2000/05/26 15 $887,423 -41% 793 $1,119   $59,681,803 8
2000/06/02 16 $419,106 -53% 555 $755   $60,100,909 9
2000/06/09 35 $201,670 -52% 372 $542   $60,302,579 10
2000/06/16 47 $102,749 -49% 221 $465   $60,405,328 11
2000/06/23 42 $139,893 +36% 184 $760   $60,545,221 12
2000/06/30 22 $262,326 +88% 452 $580   $60,807,547 13
2000/07/07 32 $219,160 -16% 320 $685   $61,026,707 14
2000/07/14 41 $136,438 -38% 241 $566   $61,163,145 15
2000/07/21 50 $93,087 -32% 175 $532   $61,256,232 16
2000/07/28 67 $48,483 -48% 111 $437   $61,304,715 17
2000/08/04 81 $18,143 -63% 91 $199   $61,322,858 18

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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