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Serendipity (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $50,255,310Details
International Box Office $27,221,987Details
Worldwide Box Office $77,477,297
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,642 $50,255,310
All Time International Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,304 $27,221,987
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,855 $77,477,297

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$28,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 5th, 2001 (Wide) by Miramax
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for a scene of sexuality, and for brief language
Running Time: 92 minutes
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Keywords: Romance, Christmas, Fate or Destiny, Voiceover/Narration, Relationships Gone Wrong, Wedding Day, Musicians
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Tapestry Films, Simon Fields Productions
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 1,481 $50,127,905 Dec 21, 2001 84
Columbus Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 43 $13,309,241 Oct 5, 2001 3
Columbus Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 43 $21,092,560 Oct 5, 2001 3
Columbus Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 42 $14,790,241 Oct 5, 2001 3
Columbus Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 33 $23,439,658 Oct 5, 2001 3
Columbus Day (Opening, 3-Day) 24 $13,309,241 Oct 5, 2001 3
Columbus Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 23 $21,092,560 Oct 5, 2001 3
Columbus Day (Opening, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 23 $14,790,241 Oct 5, 2001 3
Columbus Day (Opening, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 17 $23,439,658 Oct 5, 2001 3

Leading Cast

   Jonathan Trager
   Sara Thomas

Supporting Cast

Molly Shannon    Eve
Jeremy Piven    Dean Kansky
John Corbett    Lars Hammond
Bridget Moynahan    Halley Buchanan
Eugene Levy    Bloomingdale's Salesman
Lilli Lavine    Bloomingdale's Stock Girl
Michael Guarino, Jr.    Customer at Bloomingdales
Abdul Alshawish    Customer at Bloomingdales
Ann Talman    Bloomingdale's Saleswoman #1
Crystal Bock    Bloomingdale's Saleswoman #2
Stephen Bruce    Host at Serendipity
David Sparrow    Josh's Dad
Gary Gerbrandt    Josh
Kate Blumberg    Courtney
Ron Payne    Louis Trager
Marcia Bennett    Mrs. Trager
Victor Young    Mr. Buchanan
Eve Crawford    Mrs. Buchanan
Reggi Wyns    Rastafarian
Evan Neuman    Kenny
Jamie Goodwin    Nick Roberts
John Ellison Conlee    Artie
Charles Gargano    Announcer at Golf Range
Jessica Kelly    Sara Lawson
Arthur Pascuzzi    Gold Instructor
Brenda Logan    Hairstylist
Thomas Roughan    Bicycle Messenger
Mike Benitez    Superintendent
Christopher Baker    Lar's Band #1
Neil Claxton    Lar's Band #2
Lucy Gordon    Caroline Mitchell
Kevin Rice    Kip
T. Scott Cunningham    Ryan
Sandra Caldwell    PR Woman
Colleen Williams    Hippie Woman
Ajay Mehta    Pakistani Cab Driver
Clark Middleton    Airport Cab Driver
Leo Fitzpatrick    Leasing Office Temp
Marquis Bobesich    Street Vendor
Paul Rutledge    Golf Ball Man
Simon Jutras    Sebastian Mignon
Sheldon Krahn    Waiter at Serendipity
Kevin Kean Murphy    Man on Street
Murray McRae    Priest
David Ramsden    Wedding Florist
Catherine Kuhn    Wedding Coordinator
Pamela Redfern    Flight Attendant
Aaron Taggart    Janitor

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Marc Klein    Screenwriter
Simon Field    Producer
Peter Abrams    Producer
Robert L. Levy    Producer
Bob Osher    Executive Producer
Julie Goldstein    Executive Producer
Amy Slotnick    Executive Producer
Caroline Hanania    Production Designer
Christopher Greenbury    Editor
Alan Silvestri    Composer
John de Borman    Director of Photography
Amy Kaufman    Co-Producer
Andrew Panay    Co-Producer
Robbie Brenner    Co-Executive Producer
Vincent Lascoumes    Assistant Director
Steve Apicella    Assistant Director
Mari Jo Winkler*    Unit Production Manager
James Powers    Unit Production Manager
Tom Warren    Art Director
Andrew Stearn    Art Director
Catherine Davis    Set Decorator
Carol Lavoie    Set Decorator
Marie-Sylvie Deveau    Costume Designer
Mary Claire Hannan    Costume Designer
Deirdre N. Williams*    Costume Supervisor
Lisa Frucht    Costume Supervisor
Mia Sturup    Costume Supervisor
Charles Ireland    Additional Editor
Tod A. Maitland    Sound Mixer
Patrick Cyccone    Re-recording Mixer
Michael Keller    Re-recording Mixer
Paul Clay    Supervising Sound Editor
Patrick O'Sullivan    Sound Effects Editor
Greg Stacy    Sound Effects Editor
Mike Cook    Dialogue Editor
Bob Goold    Dialogue Editor
Maciek Malish    Dialogue Editor
Kenneth Karman    Music Editor
Carla White    Make up
Victor P. De Nicola, Jr. *    Hairstylist
Alan Silvestri    Music Producer
Laura Ziffren    Music Supervisor
Tom Kimmel    Song Writer
Jeff Franzel    Song Writer
Mary Gail Artz    Casting Director
Barbara Cohen    Casting Director
Billy Hopkins    Casting Director
Suzanne Smith    Casting Director
Kerry Barden    Casting Director
George Aguilar    Stunt Coordinator
Peter Bucossi    Stunt Coordinator
Rick Parker    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
2001/10/05 2 $13,309,241   2,601 $5,117   $13,309,241 1
2001/10/12 4 $8,766,356 -34% 2,603 $3,368   $26,396,130 2
2001/10/19 6 $5,446,446 -38% 2,610 $2,087   $34,426,889 3
2001/10/26 7 $3,811,923 -30% 2,203 $1,730   $40,035,191 4
2001/11/02 10 $2,393,304 -37% 1,640 $1,459   $43,465,749 5
2001/11/09 12 $1,616,843 -32% 1,342 $1,205   $45,823,120 6
2001/11/16 14 $875,313 -46% 964 $908   $47,201,116 7
2001/11/23 18 $479,686 -45% 506 $948   $48,051,398 8
2001/11/30 18 $559,639 +17% 1,008 $555   $48,730,193 9
2001/12/07 20 $236,136 -58% 593 $398   $49,143,278 10
2001/12/14 21 $181,429 -23% 342 $530   $49,425,960 11
2001/12/21 18 $319,623 +76% 331 $966   $49,968,653 12
2001/12/28 26 $127,405 -60% 268 $475   $50,255,310 13

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/10/05 2 $4,400,000   2,601 $1,692   $4,400,000 1
2001/10/06 2 $5,480,000 +25% 2,601 $2,107   $9,880,000 2
2001/10/07 2 $3,200,000 -42% 2,601 $1,230   $13,310,000 3
2001/10/08 2 $1,481,000 -54% 2,601 $569   $14,790,000 4
2001/10/09 2 $917,000 -38% 2,601 $353   $15,707,000 5
2001/10/10 2 $841,000 -8% 2,601 $323   $16,548,000 6
2001/10/11 2 $879,000 +5% 2,601 $338   $17,630,000 7
2001/10/12 4 $2,846,000 +224% 2,603 $1,093   $20,476,000 8
2001/10/13 3 $3,854,000 +35% 2,603 $1,481   $24,330,000 9
2001/10/14 4 $2,070,000 -46% 2,603 $795   $26,400,000 10
2001/10/15 3 $554,000 -73% 2,603 $213   $26,950,000 11
2001/10/16 3 $687,000 +24% 2,603 $264   $27,637,000 12
2001/10/17 3 $594,000 -14% 2,603 $228   $28,230,000 13
2001/10/18 3 $612,000 +3% 2,603 $235   $28,980,000 14
2001/10/19 6 $1,832,000 +199% 2,610 $702   $30,812,000 15
2001/10/20 6 $2,460,000 +34% 2,610 $943   $33,272,000 16
2001/10/21 7 $1,210,000 -51% 2,610 $464   $34,426,889 17
2001/10/22 6 $356,000 -71% 2,610 $136   $34,783,000 18
2001/10/23 6 $472,000 +33% 2,610 $181   $35,254,000 19
2001/10/24 7 $413,000 -13% 2,610 $158   $35,667,000 20
2001/10/25 6 $466,000 +13% 2,610 $179   $36,223,000 21
2001/10/26 9 $1,293,000 +177% 2,610 $495   $37,450,000 22
2001/10/27 7 $1,670,000 +29% 2,203 $758   $39,120,000 23
2001/10/28 7 $870,000 -48% 2,203 $395   $40,030,000 24
2001/10/29 8 $245,000 -72% 2,203 $111   $40,280,000 25
2001/10/30 8 $286,000 +17% 2,203 $130   $40,566,000 26
2001/10/31 8 $241,000 -16% 2,203 $109   $40,807,000 27
2001/11/01 8 $280,000 +16% 2,203 $127   $41,072,000 28
2001/11/02 10 $810,000 +189% 1,640 $494   $41,880,000 29
2001/11/03 10 $1,110,000 +37% 1,640 $677   $43,010,000 30
2001/11/04 10 $490,000 -56% 1,640 $299   $43,470,000 31
2001/11/05 10 $169,000 -66% 1,640 $103   $43,635,000 32
2001/11/06 10 $202,000 +20% 1,640 $123   $43,837,000 33
2001/11/07 10 $177,000 -12% 1,640 $108   $44,014,000 34
2001/11/08 10 $192,000 +8% 1,640 $117   $44,206,000 35

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2001/10/05 2 $17,629,774   2,601 $6,778   $17,629,774 1
2001/10/12 3 $11,350,669 -36% 2,603 $4,361   $28,980,443 2
2001/10/19 6 $7,242,825 -36% 2,610 $2,775   $36,223,268 3
2001/10/26 8 $4,849,177 -33% 2,203 $2,201   $41,072,445 4
2001/11/02 10 $3,133,832 -35% 1,640 $1,911   $44,206,277 5
2001/11/09 12 $2,119,526 -32% 1,342 $1,579   $46,325,803 6
2001/11/16 13 $1,245,909 -41% 964 $1,292   $47,571,712 7
2001/11/23 18 $598,842 -52% 506 $1,183   $48,170,554 8
2001/11/30 19 $736,588 +23% 1,008 $731   $48,907,142 9
2001/12/07 20 $337,389 -54% 593 $569   $49,244,531 10
2001/12/14 17 $404,499 +20% 342 $1,183   $49,649,030 11
2001/12/21 19 $478,875 +18% 331 $1,447   $50,127,905 12
2001/12/28 30 $127,405 -73% 268 $475   $50,255,310 13

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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