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Rush Hour 2 (2001)

Rush Hour 2
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $226,164,286Details
International Box Office $121,261,546Details
Worldwide Box Office $347,425,832
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 150 $226,164,286
All Time International Box Office (Rank 601-700) 696 $121,261,546
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 353 $347,425,832

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Production Budget:$90,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 3rd, 2001 (Wide) by New Line
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for action violence, language and some sexual material
Running Time: 90 minutes
Franchise: Rush Hour
Comparisons: vs. Lethal Weapon 3
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Keywords: Buddy Cop, Buddy Comedy
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $100m 141 $200,122,822 Sep 5, 2001 34
Fastest to $150m 136 $200,122,822 Sep 5, 2001 34
Fastest to $200m 136 $200,122,822 Sep 5, 2001 34
Fastest to $50m 156 $200,122,822 Sep 5, 2001 34
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 48 $9,296,573 Aug 31, 2001 31
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 58 $15,045,337 Aug 31, 2001 31
Labor Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 42 $11,713,042 Aug 31, 2001 31
Labor Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 28 $18,956,089 Aug 31, 2001 31
Biggest Domestic August Weekend 4 $67,408,222 Aug 3, 2001 3
Top Action Weekend Domestic 60 $67,408,222 Aug 3, 2001 3
Top Contemporary Fiction Weekend Domestic 17 $67,408,222 Aug 3, 2001 3
Top Live Action Weekend Domestic 81 $67,408,222 Aug 3, 2001 3
Top New Line Weekend Domestic 3 $67,408,222 Aug 3, 2001 3
Top Original Screenplay Weekend Domestic 33 $67,408,222 Aug 3, 2001 3
Biggest Domestic Sequel Weekend 92 $67,408,222 Aug 3, 2001 3
Top 2001 Theater Average 30 $21,619 Aug 3, 2001 3
Biggest Domestic August Day 11 $23,636,500 Aug 4, 2001 2
Top Contemporary Fiction Day Domestic 44 $23,636,500 Aug 4, 2001 2
Top New Line Day Domestic 6 $23,636,500 Aug 4, 2001 2

Leading Cast

   Detective Inspector Lee
   Det. James Carter, LAPD

Supporting Cast

John Lone    Ricky Tan
Zhang Ziyi    Hu Li
Harris Yulin    Agent Sterling
Alan King    Steven Reign
Kenneth Tsang    Captain Chin
Saul Rubinek    Red Dragon Box Man
Roselyn S├ínchez    Isabella Molina
Jeremy Piven    Versace Salesman
Don Cheadle    Kenny
Maggie Q    Girl in Car

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Andrew Z. Davis    Producer
Michael De Luca    Executive Producer
Toby Emmerich    Executive Producer
Arthur Sarkissian    Producer
Roger Birnbaum    Producer
Jeff Nathanson    Screenwriter
Matthew F. Leonetti    Cinematographer
Terence Marsh    Production Designer
Mark Helfrich    Editor
Lalo Schifrin    Composer
Victoria Sampson    Dialogue Editor
Tim Chau    Re-recording Mixer
Tim Chau    Sound Designer
Tim Chau    Supervising Sound Editor

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
2001/08/03 1 $67,408,222   3,118 $21,619   $67,408,222 1
2001/08/10 2 $33,117,312 -51% 3,118 $10,621   $133,525,381 2
2001/08/17 2 $19,024,208 -43% 3,080 $6,177   $164,656,828 3
2001/08/24 2 $11,582,818 -39% 3,001 $3,860   $183,421,781 4
2001/08/31 2 $9,296,573 -20% 2,825 $3,291   $198,892,734 5
2001/09/07 6 $5,752,389 -38% 2,546 $2,259   $206,036,976 6
2001/09/14 6 $4,092,375 -29% 2,268 $1,804   $211,149,100 7
2001/09/21 5 $3,520,978 -14% 2,129 $1,654   $215,615,683 8
2001/09/28 6 $2,484,904 -29% 2,086 $1,191   $219,192,504 9
2001/10/05 10 $1,724,118 -31% 1,549 $1,113   $221,526,192 10
2001/10/12 13 $968,696 -44% 1,012 $957   $223,003,057 11
2001/10/19 17 $622,254 -36% 659 $944   $223,879,783 12
2001/10/26 21 $349,541 -44% 446 $784   $224,380,724 13
2001/11/02 24 $258,242 -26% 333 $776   $224,723,595 14
2001/11/09 27 $222,051 -14% 285 $779   $225,021,823 15
2001/11/16 24 $212,360 -4% 281 $756   $225,307,315 16
2001/11/23 23 $224,271 +6% 255 $879   $225,652,237 17
2001/11/30 23 $153,947 -31% 241 $639   $225,859,794 18
2001/12/07 23 $125,229 -19% 197 $636   $226,023,478 19
2001/12/14 30 $78,344 -37% 150 $522   $226,138,454 20

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/08/03 1 $22,617,500   3,118 $7,254   $22,617,500 1
2001/08/04 1 $23,636,500 +5% 3,118 $7,581   $46,254,000 2
2001/08/05 1 $19,956,000 -16% 3,118 $6,400   $67,408,222 3
2001/08/06 1 $9,470,392 -53% 3,118 $3,037   $76,878,614 4
2001/08/07 1 $8,832,713 -7% 3,118 $2,833   $85,711,327 5
2001/08/08 1 $7,303,054 -17% 3,118 $2,342   $93,014,381 6
2001/08/09 1 $6,853,224 -6% 3,118 $2,198   $100,408,069 7
2001/08/10 2 $10,577,000 +54% 3,118 $3,392   $110,985,000 8
2001/08/11 2 $12,958,500 +23% 3,118 $4,156   $123,943,500 9
2001/08/12 2 $10,016,000 -23% 3,118 $3,212   $133,525,381 10
2001/08/13 2 $3,981,881 -60% 3,118 $1,277   $137,507,262 11
2001/08/14 2 $4,000,271 n/c 3,118 $1,283   $141,507,533 12
2001/08/15 2 $3,273,141 -18% 3,118 $1,050   $144,780,674 13
2001/08/16 2 $2,661,475 -19% 3,118 $854   $145,632,620 14
2001/08/17 2 $5,340,000 +101% 3,080 $1,734   $150,973,000 15
2001/08/18 1 $7,878,000 +48% 3,080 $2,558   $158,659,000 16
2001/08/19 2 $5,782,000 -27% 3,080 $1,877   $164,656,828 17
2001/08/20 2 $2,283,013 -61% 3,080 $741   $166,939,841 18
2001/08/21 2 $2,420,831 +6% 3,080 $786   $169,360,672 19
2001/08/22 2 $1,902,344 -21% 3,080 $618   $171,263,016 20
2001/08/23 2 $1,487,387 -22% 3,080 $483   $172,750,403 21
2001/08/24 3 $3,365,000 +126% 3,001 $1,121   $176,115,000 22
2001/08/25 1 $4,705,500 +40% 3,001 $1,568   $180,820,500 23
2001/08/26 2 $3,321,000 -29% 3,001 $1,107   $183,421,781 24
2001/08/27 3 $1,184,933 -64% 3,001 $395   $184,606,714 25
2001/08/28 1 $1,346,746 +14% 3,001 $449   $185,953,460 26
2001/08/29 1 $1,029,691 -24% 3,001 $343   $186,983,151 27
2001/08/30 3 $791,975 -23% 3,001 $264   $187,775,126 28
2001/08/31 2 $2,525,000 +219% 2,825 $894   $189,700,000 29
2001/09/01 2 $3,858,000 +53% 2,825 $1,366   $193,558,000 30
2001/09/02 2 $3,717,000 -4% 2,825 $1,316   $197,306,057 31
2001/09/03 2 $2,416,469 -35% 2,825 $855   $198,892,734 32
2001/09/04 2 $705,367 -71% 2,825 $250   $199,598,101 33
2001/09/05 2 $524,721 -26% 2,825 $186   $200,122,822 34
2001/09/06 2 $484,489 -8% 2,825 $172   $200,607,311 35
2001/09/07 7 $1,392,000 +187% 2,546 $547   $201,999,000 36
2001/09/08 5 $2,510,000 +80% 2,546 $986   $204,509,000 37
2001/09/09 2 $1,797,976 -28% 2,546 $706   $206,306,976 38
2001/09/10 7 $271,134 -85% 2,546 $106   $206,578,110 39
2001/09/11 6 $257,423 -5% 2,546 $101   $206,635,533 40
2001/09/12 6 $352,754 +37% 2,546 $139   $206,988,287 41
2001/09/13 7 $279,476 -21% 2,546 $110   $207,056,722 42
2001/09/14 6 $1,160,000 +315% 2,268 $511   $208,220,000 43
2001/09/15 6 $2,100,000 +81% 2,268 $926   $210,320,000 44
2001/09/16 6 $1,070,000 -49% 2,268 $472   $211,149,100 45
2001/09/17 6 $293,307 -73% 2,268 $129   $211,442,404 46
2001/09/18 5 $372,314 +27% 2,266 $164   $211,814,721 47
2001/09/19 5 $286,648 -23% 2,266 $126   $212,101,369 48
2001/09/20 9 $210,000 -27% 2,266 $93   $212,094,705 49
2001/09/21 2 $1,345,295 +541% 2,129 $632   $213,440,000 50
2001/09/22 4 $1,760,000 +31% 2,129 $827   $215,200,000 51
2001/09/23 4 $930,000 -47% 2,129 $437   $215,615,683 52
2001/09/24 4 $247,000 -73% 2,129 $116   $215,863,000 53
2001/09/25 4 $393,000 +59% 2,129 $185   $216,256,000 54
2001/09/26 4 $268,000 -32% 2,129 $126   $216,524,000 55
2001/09/27 3 $296,000 +10% 2,129 $139   $216,820,000 56
2001/09/28 6 $710,000 +140% 2,086 $340   $217,530,000 57
2001/09/29 6 $1,250,000 +76% 2,086 $599   $218,780,000 58
2001/09/30 6 $630,000 -50% 2,086 $302   $219,192,504 59
2001/10/01 6 $175,000 -72% 2,086 $84   $219,367,000 60
2001/10/02 6 $189,000 +8% 2,086 $91   $219,556,000 61
2001/10/03 6 $165,000 -13% 2,086 $79   $219,721,000 62
2001/10/04 6 $147,000 -11% 2,086 $70   $219,802,000 63
2001/10/05 10 $480,000 +227% 1,549 $310   $220,280,000 64
2001/10/06 10 $870,000 +81% 1,549 $562   $221,150,000 65
2001/10/07 10 $430,000 -51% 1,549 $278   $221,530,000 66
2001/10/08 10 $213,000 -50% 1,549 $138   $221,740,000 67
2001/10/09 10 $115,000 -46% 1,549 $74   $221,855,000 68
2001/10/10 10 $107,000 -7% 1,549 $69   $221,962,000 69
2001/10/11 10 $109,000 +2% 1,549 $70   $222,034,000 70

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2001/08/03 1 $100,408,069   3,118 $32,203   $100,408,069 1
2001/08/10 2 $45,224,551 -55% 3,118 $14,504   $145,632,620 2
2001/08/17 2 $26,206,343 -42% 3,080 $8,509   $171,838,963 3
2001/08/24 2 $17,757,198 -32% 3,001 $5,917   $189,596,161 4
2001/08/31 2 $10,688,426 -40% 2,825 $3,784   $200,284,587 5
2001/09/07 6 $6,772,138 -37% 2,546 $2,660   $207,056,725 6
2001/09/14 6 $5,037,980 -26% 2,268 $2,221   $212,094,705 7
2001/09/21 5 $4,612,895 -8% 2,129 $2,167   $216,707,600 8
2001/09/28 6 $3,094,474 -33% 2,086 $1,483   $219,802,074 9
2001/10/05 10 $2,232,287 -28% 1,549 $1,441   $222,034,361 10
2001/10/12 13 $1,223,168 -45% 1,012 $1,209   $223,257,529 11
2001/10/19 17 $773,654 -37% 659 $1,174   $224,031,183 12
2001/10/26 21 $434,170 -44% 446 $973   $224,465,353 13
2001/11/02 26 $334,419 -23% 333 $1,004   $224,799,772 14
2001/11/09 27 $295,183 -12% 285 $1,036   $225,094,955 15
2001/11/16 23 $333,011 +13% 281 $1,185   $225,427,966 16
2001/11/23 24 $277,881 -17% 255 $1,090   $225,705,847 17
2001/11/30 25 $192,402 -31% 241 $798   $225,898,249 18
2001/12/07 24 $161,861 -16% 197 $822   $226,060,110 19
2001/12/14 37 $104,176 -36% 150 $695   $226,164,286 20

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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