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Sleepy Hollow (1999)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $101,068,340Details
International Box Office $106,000,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $207,068,340
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 682 $101,068,340
All Time International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 795 $106,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 716 $207,068,340
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 101-200) 154 $101,068,340
All Time International Box Office for R Movies (Rank 101-200) 167 $106,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 101-200) 156 $207,068,340

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$70,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 19th, 1999 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: May 23rd, 2000 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for graphic horror violence and gore, and for a scene of sexuality
Running Time: 105 minutes
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Keywords: Visual Effects, 1700s, Colonial United States
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Paramount Pictures, Mandalay Vision, Scott Rudin Productions, American Zoetrope
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $100m 657 $100,024,580 Mar 17, 2000 126
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day) 67 $18,414,444 Nov 26, 1999 10
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 62 $32,515,268 Nov 26, 1999 10
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day) 57 $26,674,444 Nov 26, 1999 10
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 61 $47,100,347 Nov 26, 1999 10
Fastest to $50m 451 $50,593,000 Nov 26, 1999 8
Top Historical Fiction Weekend Domestic 37 $30,060,467 Nov 19, 1999 3
Top Horror Weekend Domestic 36 $30,060,467 Nov 19, 1999 3
Top Paramount Pictures Weekend Domestic 89 $30,060,467 Nov 19, 1999 3

Leading Cast

   Ichabod Crane
   Katrina Van Tassel

Supporting Cast

Miranda Richardson    Lady Van Tassel
Michael Gambon    Baltus Van Tassel
Casper Van Dien    Brom Van Brunt
Jeffrey Jones    Steenwyck
Christopher Lee    Burgomaster

Uncategorized

Marc Pickering    Young Masbeth
Christopher Walken    Headless Horseman
Michael Gough    Hardenbrook
Lisa Marie    Lady Crane
Richard Griffiths    Phillipse
Ian McDiarmid    Doc Lancaster
Steven Waddington    Killian
Martin Landau    Peter Van Garrett

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Andrew Kevin Walker    Screenwriter
Kevin Yegher    Screenwriter
Washington Irving    Based on the story 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow'
Emmanuel Lubezki    Cinematographer
Chris Lebenzon    Editor
Danny Elfman    Composer
Rick Heinrichs    Production Designer
Les Tomkins    Supervising Art Director
John Dexter    Art Director
Ken Court    Art Director
Andrew Nicholson    Art Director
Peter Young    Set Decorator
Colleen Atwood    Costume Designer
Tony Dawe    Sound
Skip Lievsay    Supervising Sound Editor
Jim Mitchell    Visual Effects Supervisor
Joss Williams    Special Effects Supervisor
Kevin Yagher    Human/Creature Special Effects
Peter Owen    Make-up and Hair Designer
Nick Gillard    Stunt Coordinator
Mark Roybal    Associate Producer
Chris Newman    Assistant Director
Alan Munro    Second Unit Director
Peter Hannan    Second Unit Camera
Ilene Starger    Casting
Susie Figgis    Casting
Celia Costas    New York Unit Line Producer
John Wright Stevens    Art Director
Debra Schutt    Set Decorator
Gary Alper    Sound
Tom Reilly    Assistant Director
Conrad W. Hall    Second Unit Camera

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
1999/11/19 2 $30,060,467   3,064 $9,811   $30,060,467 1
1999/11/26 4 $18,414,444 -39% 3,067 $6,004   $61,638,812 2
1999/12/03 4 $8,868,259 -52% 3,069 $2,890   $74,133,875 3
1999/12/10 6 $4,716,222 -47% 3,065 $1,539   $81,360,813 4
1999/12/17 9 $3,002,605 -36% 2,564 $1,171   $85,924,145 5
1999/12/24 12 $1,502,675 -50% 1,522 $987   $89,312,460 6
1999/12/31 13 $1,556,160 +4% 1,492 $1,043   $92,839,722 7
2000/01/07 17 $1,105,558 -29% 1,070 $1,033   $94,723,339 8
2000/01/14 20 $868,410 -21% 892 $974   $95,950,884 9
2000/01/21 24 $547,330 -37% 758 $722   $96,664,966 10
2000/01/28 27 $370,752 -32% 690 $537   $97,221,699 11
2000/02/04 31 $303,043 -18% 583 $520   $97,666,682 12
2000/02/11 33 $214,899 -29% 497 $432   $97,991,486 13
2000/02/18 37 $198,436 -8% 405 $490   $98,289,627 14
2000/02/25 41 $113,236 -43% 351 $323   $98,464,738 15
2000/03/03 49 $76,664 -32% 248 $309   $98,576,664 16
2000/03/10 23 $564,229 +636% 649 $869   $99,174,633 17
2000/03/17 27 $400,168 -29% 582 $688   $99,859,790 18
2000/03/24 28 $241,841 -40% 433 $559   $100,266,421 19
2000/03/31 30 $171,091 -29% 358 $478   $100,584,073 20
2000/04/07 34 $135,980 -21% 281 $484   $100,787,183 21
2000/04/14 38 $80,023 -41% 171 $468   $100,911,959 22
2000/04/21 52 $54,474 -32% 139 $392   $100,996,441 23
2000/04/28 64 $29,226 -46% 76 $385   $101,042,661 24
2000/05/05 70 $19,504 -33% 45 $433   $101,068,340 25

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/11/19 2 $10,048,000   3,062 $3,282   $10,048,000 1
1999/11/20 2 $11,975,000 +19% 3,062 $3,911   $22,023,000 2
1999/11/21 2 $7,194,000 -40% 3,064 $2,348   $30,060,467 3
1999/11/22 2 $2,086,512 -71% 3,064 $681   $32,146,979 4
1999/11/23 2 $2,586,664 +24% 3,064 $844   $34,733,643 5
1999/11/24 4 $3,449,000 +33% 3,064 $1,126   $38,183,000 6
1999/11/25 4 $4,811,000 +39% 3,064 $1,570   $42,994,000 7
1999/11/26 4 $7,599,000 +58% 3,064 $2,480   $50,593,000 8
1999/11/27 4 $7,352,000 -3% 3,064 $2,399   $57,945,000 9
1999/11/28 4 $3,446,000 -53% 3,067 $1,124   $61,638,812 10
1999/11/29 4 $905,853 -74% 3,067 $295   $62,544,665 11
1999/11/30 4 $981,386 +8% 3,067 $320   $63,526,051 12
1999/12/01 4 $862,414 -12% 3,067 $281   $64,388,465 13
1999/12/02 4 $877,151 +2% 3,067 $286   $65,265,616 14
1999/12/03 4 $2,750,000 +214% 3,067 $897   $68,016,000 15
1999/12/04 4 $2,743,000 n/c 3,067 $894   $70,760,000 16
1999/12/05 4 $2,123,000 -23% 3,069 $692   $74,133,875 17
1999/12/06 4 $604,262 -72% 3,069 $197   $74,738,137 18
1999/12/07 4 $708,891 +17% 3,069 $231   $75,447,028 19
1999/12/08 4 $596,234 -16% 3,069 $194   $76,043,262 20
1999/12/09 3 $601,329 +1% 3,069 $196   $76,644,591 21
1999/12/10 6 $1,367,000 +127% 3,065 $446   $78,012,000 22
1999/12/11 6 $1,982,000 +45% 3,065 $647   $79,994,000 23
1999/12/12 6 $1,160,000 -41% 3,065 $378   $81,360,813 24
1999/12/13 6 $368,445 -68% 3,065 $120   $81,729,258 25
1999/12/14 6 $414,650 +13% 3,065 $135   $82,143,908 26
1999/12/15 6 $372,773 -10% 3,065 $122   $82,516,681 27
1999/12/16 5 $384,859 +3% 3,065 $126   $82,901,540 28
1999/12/17 8 $862,000 +124% 2,565 $336   $83,764,000 29
1999/12/18 9 $1,233,000 +43% 2,565 $481   $84,997,000 30
1999/12/19 9 $892,000 -28% 2,564 $348   $85,924,145 31
1999/12/20 8 $467,255 -48% 2,564 $182   $86,391,400 32
1999/12/21 8 $527,235 +13% 2,564 $206   $86,918,635 33
1999/12/22 10 $427,429 -19% 2,564 $167   $87,346,064 34
1999/12/26 12 $665,000   0     $89,300,000 38
1999/12/27 12 $492,118 -26% 2,564 $192   $89,804,578 39
1999/12/28 12 $487,197 -1% 2,564 $190   $90,291,775 40
1999/12/29 12 $462,837 -5% 2,564 $181   $90,754,612 41
2000/01/02 13 $496,000   1,492 $332   $92,839,722 45
2000/01/03 14 $226,785 -54% 1,492 $152   $93,066,507 46
2000/01/04 13 $205,154 -10% 1,492 $138   $93,271,661 47
2000/01/05 13 $173,216 -16% 1,492 $116   $93,444,877 48
2000/01/06 13 $172,904 n/c 1,492 $116   $93,617,781 49
2000/01/09 16 $259,000   1,070 $242   $94,723,339 52
2000/01/10 16 $87,723 -66% 1,070 $82   $94,811,062 53
2000/01/11 16 $103,466 +18% 1,070 $97   $94,914,528 54
2000/01/12 17 $83,724 -19% 1,070 $78   $94,998,252 55
2000/01/17 20 $117,335   892 $132   $95,950,884 60
2000/01/18 19 $55,791 -52% 892 $63   $96,006,675 61
2000/01/19 19 $56,361 +1% 892 $63   $96,063,036 62
2000/01/20 19 $54,600 -3% 892 $61   $96,117,636 63

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1999/11/19 2 $43,224,368   3,064 $14,107   $43,224,368 1
1999/11/26 4 $22,041,248 -49% 3,067 $7,187   $65,265,616 2
1999/12/03 4 $11,378,975 -48% 3,069 $3,708   $76,644,591 3
1999/12/10 6 $6,276,949 -45% 3,065 $2,048   $82,921,540 4
1999/12/17 8 $4,888,245 -22% 2,564 $1,906   $87,809,785 5
1999/12/24 12 $3,473,777 -29% 1,522 $2,282   $91,283,562 6
1999/12/31 14 $2,334,219 -33% 1,492 $1,564   $93,617,781 7
2000/01/07 17 $1,464,693 -37% 1,070 $1,369   $95,082,474 8
2000/01/14 20 $1,035,162 -29% 892 $1,160   $96,117,636 9
2000/01/21 26 $733,311 -29% 758 $967   $96,850,947 10
2000/01/28 27 $512,692 -30% 690 $743   $97,363,639 11
2000/02/04 31 $412,948 -19% 583 $708   $97,776,587 12
2000/02/11 32 $314,604 -24% 497 $633   $98,091,191 13
2000/02/18 38 $260,311 -17% 405 $643   $98,351,502 14
2000/02/25 41 $148,498 -43% 351 $423   $98,500,000 15
2000/03/03 48 $110,404 -26% 248 $445   $98,610,404 16
2000/03/10 23 $849,218 +669% 649 $1,309   $99,459,622 17
2000/03/17 28 $564,958 -33% 582 $971   $100,024,580 18
2000/03/24 29 $388,402 -31% 433 $897   $100,412,982 19
2000/03/31 30 $238,221 -39% 358 $665   $100,651,203 20
2000/04/07 33 $180,733 -24% 281 $643   $100,831,936 21
2000/04/14 42 $110,031 -39% 171 $643   $100,941,967 22
2000/04/21 53 $71,468 -35% 139 $514   $101,013,435 23
2000/04/28 69 $35,401 -50% 76 $466   $101,048,836 24
2000/05/05 74 $19,504 -45% 45 $433   $101,068,340 25

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
10/26/20082230,149 30,149$272,848$272,848440

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