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Vanilla Sky (2001)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $100,614,858Details
International Box Office $102,111,747Details
Worldwide Box Office $202,726,605
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$70,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 14th, 2001 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: May 21st, 2002 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for sexuality and strong language
Running Time: 130 minutes
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Keywords: Faulty Memory, Foreign-Language Remake, Remake, Remake with Returning Cast Member
Source:Remake
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Cruise-Wagner, Vynil Films
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $100m 643 $100,112,194 Mar 29, 2002 108
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 203 $7,125,023 Jan 4, 2002 24
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 219 $11,000,251 Jan 4, 2002 24
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day) 102 $11,515,135 Dec 28, 2001 17
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 118 $18,249,251 Dec 28, 2001 17
Fastest to $50m 694 $52,547,000 Dec 21, 2001 13
Biggest Domestic December Weekend 86 $25,015,518 Dec 14, 2001 3
Top Remake Weekend Domestic 56 $25,015,518 Dec 14, 2001 3
Top Thriller/Suspense Weekend Domestic 67 $25,015,518 Dec 14, 2001 3

Leading Cast

   David Ames

Supporting Cast

Penélope Cruz    Sofia Serrano
Kurt Russell    Dr. Curtis McCabe
Jason Lee    Brian Shelby
Noah Taylor    Edmund Ventura
Cameron Diaz    Julie Gianni
Timothy Spall    Thomas Tipp
Tilda Swinton    Rebecca Dearborn
Alicia Witt    Libby
Johnny Galecki    Peter
Michael Shannon    Aaron
Delaina Mitchell    David's Assistant
Shalom Harlow    Colleen
Oona Hart    Lynette
Ivana Milicevic    Emma
Jhaemi Willens    Jamie Berliner
Armand Schultz    Dr. Pomeranz
Cameron Watson    Other Doctor
Robertson Dean    Third Doctor
W. Earl Brown    Barman
Ray Proscia    Doctor from Berlin
Tim Hopper    Man in Blue Coat
Ken Leung    Art Editor
Carolyn Byrne    Beatrice
Mark Pinter    Carlton Kalle
Jeff Weiss    Raymond Tooley
Jim Murtaugh    Benny's Owner
Mark Kozelek    Dude, Fix your Face Guy
John Fedevich    Silent Ed Vallencourt
Bobby Walsh    Young David
Stacey Sher    Rayna
Fred Schruers    Cryo Man
Jessica Siemens    Sofia's Friend
Julia Carothers Hughes    Sofia's Friend
Holly Raye    Dancer
Marty Collins    Martini Waiter
Mark Bramhall    Sneezy
Jack Hall    Bashful
David Lewison    Sleepy
Jenniffer Griffin    Happy
Adam LeGrant    Doc
John Kepley    Dopey
Robin Van Sharner    Grumpy
Laurel Wiley    Dr. Jennifer Ash
Nicole Taylor Hart    Party Videographer
Julia Anne Schuler    Model
Jennifer Marie Kelley    Model
Erin McElmurry    Model
Alice Crowe    Lucid Dreamer
Mel Thomson    Life Extension Man
Jonathan Sanger    Frozen Pediatric Cardiologist
Tommy Lee    Frozen Vintage Car Man
Ana Maria Quintana    Frozen Theologist
Paul Haggar    Frozen Risktaker
Randy Woodside    Frozen Dad
Robert F Harrison    Laughing Guy
Carly Starr Brullo Niles    Carly
Jane Pratt    Herself
Patrick McMullen    Himself
Steven Colvin    Himself
Cindy Crowe    Herself
The Great John Sypolt    Himself
Michael Kehoe    Chef
Daniellle R Wolf    Coat Check Girl
Scotch Ellis Loring    L. E. Building Guard
Brent Sexton    Security Guard
Jennifer Gimenez    Lola
Lori Lezama    Skyscraper Girl
Curt Skaggs    Security Guard
Todd Harrison    Skyscraper Guy
Laura Fraser    The Future

Cameos

Conan O'Brien    Himself

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Tom Cruise    Producer
Paula Wagner    Producer
Cameron Crowe    Producer
Cameron Crowe    Written by
Alejandro Amenábar    Based on the film by
Mateo Gil    Based on the film by
Michael Doven    Associate Producer
Scott M. Martin    Associate Producer
Jonathan Sanger    Executive Producer
Danny Bramson    Executive Producer
Fernando Bovaira    Executive Producer
Bill Block    Executive Producer
Patrick Wachsberger    Executive Producer
John Toll    Cinematographer
Catherine Hardwicke    Production Designer
Joe Hutshing    Editor
Mark Livolsi    Editor
Betsy Heimann    Costume Designer
Nancy Wilson    Music by
Donald J. Lee, Jr    Co-Producer
David McGiffert    Assistant Director
Jonathan Sanger    Second Unit Director
Donald J. Lee, Jr    Unit Production Manager
Susan Towner    Production Supervisor
Beat Frutiger    Supervising Art Director
John Chichester    Art Director
Michael Rizzo    Art Director
James F. Truesdale    Art Director
Cloudia -    Set Decorator
Craig Haagensen    Second Unit Camera
Alison O'Brien    Visual Effects Supervisor
Gary D'Amico    Special Effects Coordinator
Joyce Kogut    Costume Supervisor
Jeff Wexler    Sound Mixer
Paul Massey    Re-recording Mixer
D.M. Hemphill    Re-recording Mixer
Rick Kline    Re-recording Mixer
Mike Wilhoit    Supervising Sound Editor
Geoffrey G. Rubay    Sound Effects Editor
Kerry Ann Carmean-Williams    Sound Effects Editor
Dino DiMuro    Sound Effects Editor
Scott Sanders    Sound Effects Editor
Tony Lamberti    Sound Designer
Laura R Harris    Supervising Dialogue Editor
Mark Gordon    Dialogue Editor
Vic Radulich    Dialogue Editor
Clare C. Freeman    Dialogue Editor
Susan Kurtz    Dialogue Editor
Carlton Kaller    Music Editor
Michele Burke    Make-up and Hair Designer
Camille Calvet    Chief
Candy Walken    Chief
Gail Levin    Casting Director
Brian Smrz    Stunt Coordinator
Buddy Joe Hooker    Stunt Coordinator (New York)

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
2001/12/14 1 $25,015,518   2,742 $9,123   $25,015,518 1
2001/12/21 4 $12,076,661 -52% 2,744 $4,401   $49,493,961 2
2001/12/28 5 $11,515,135 -5% 2,744 $4,196   $71,395,769 3
2002/01/04 6 $7,125,023 -38% 2,842 $2,507   $81,080,174 4
2002/01/11 7 $5,024,693 -29% 2,770 $1,814   $88,459,249 5
2002/01/18 10 $3,115,310 -38% 2,355 $1,323   $93,648,572 6
2002/01/25 16 $1,654,127 -47% 1,640 $1,009   $96,076,019 7
2002/02/01 21 $943,555 -43% 1,325 $712   $97,545,036 8
2002/02/08 26 $527,986 -44% 967 $546   $98,467,985 9
2002/02/15 30 $279,148 -47% 583 $479   $99,027,224 10
2002/02/22 33 $181,852 -35% 407 $447   $99,282,596 11
2002/03/01 40 $104,807 -42% 360 $291   $99,445,635 12
2002/03/08 42 $88,071 -16% 308 $286   $99,590,479 13
2002/03/15 46 $81,270 -8% 203 $400   $99,711,474 14
2002/03/22 46 $78,582 -3% 112 $702   $99,846,298 15
2002/03/29 31 $196,119 +150% 315 $623   $100,112,194 16
2002/04/05 33 $168,170 -14% 246 $684   $100,391,230 17
2002/04/12 45 $77,572 -54% 178 $436   $100,538,919 18
2002/04/19 64 $31,391 -60% 103 $305   $100,593,564 19
2002/04/26 82 $11,484 -63% 37 $310   $100,614,858 20

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/12/14 1 $8,408,000   2,742 $3,066   $8,408,000 1
2001/12/15 2 $9,099,000 +8% 2,742 $3,318   $17,507,000 2
2001/12/16 1 $6,400,000 -30% 2,742 $2,334   $25,020,000 3
2001/12/17 1 $2,236,000 -65% 2,742 $815   $27,252,000 4
2001/12/18 1 $2,243,000 n/c 2,742 $818   $29,495,000 5
2001/12/19 3 $1,821,000 -19% 2,742 $664   $31,317,000 6
2001/12/20 4 $1,208,000 -34% 2,742 $441   $32,525,000 7
2001/12/21 3 $4,075,000 +237% 2,744 $1,485   $36,600,000 8
2001/12/22 4 $4,016,000 -1% 2,744 $1,464   $40,616,000 9
2001/12/23 4 $3,704,000 -8% 2,744 $1,350   $44,320,000 10
2001/12/24 3 $1,750,000 -53% 2,744 $638   $46,500,000 11
2001/12/25 4 $2,950,000 +69% 2,744 $1,075   $49,493,961 12
2001/12/26 6 $2,963,000 n/c 2,744 $1,080   $52,547,000 13
2001/12/27 6 $2,705,000 -9% 2,744 $986   $55,252,000 14
2001/12/28 6 $3,518,000 +30% 2,744 $1,282   $58,770,000 15
2001/12/29 5 $4,302,000 +22% 2,744 $1,568   $63,072,000 16
2001/12/30 5 $3,623,000 -16% 2,744 $1,320   $66,695,000 17
2001/12/31 7 $2,062,000 -43% 2,744 $751   $68,757,000 18
2002/01/01 6 $2,775,000 +35% 2,744 $1,011   $71,395,769 19
2002/01/02 5 $1,416,000 -49% 2,744 $516   $72,812,000 20
2002/01/03 6 $1,143,000 -19% 2,744 $417   $73,955,000 21
2002/01/04 6 $2,239,000 +96% 2,842 $788   $76,194,000 22
2002/01/05 7 $3,268,000 +46% 2,842 $1,150   $79,494,000 23
2002/01/06 7 $1,585,000 -51% 2,842 $558   $81,080,174 24
2002/01/07 5 $565,000 -64% 2,842 $199   $81,645,000 25
2002/01/08 5 $712,000 +26% 2,842 $251   $82,358,000 26
2002/01/09 5 $559,000 -21% 2,842 $197   $82,917,000 27
2002/01/10 5 $518,000 -7% 2,842 $182   $83,435,000 28
2002/01/11 7 $1,513,000 +192% 2,770 $546   $84,948,000 29
2002/01/12 7 $2,243,000 +48% 2,770 $810   $87,191,000 30
2002/01/13 8 $1,144,000 -49% 2,770 $413   $88,459,249 31
2002/01/14 6 $379,000 -67% 2,770 $137   $88,838,000 32
2002/01/15 6 $478,000 +26% 2,770 $173   $89,316,000 33
2002/01/16 6 $377,000 -21% 2,770 $136   $89,694,000 34
2002/01/17 6 $363,000 -4% 2,770 $131   $90,057,000 35
2002/01/18 10 $881,000 +143% 2,355 $374   $90,938,000 36
2002/01/22 10 $280,000   2,355 $119   $93,929,000 40
2002/01/23 10 $246,000 -12% 2,355 $104   $94,175,000 41
2002/01/24 10 $247,000 n/c 2,355 $105   $94,422,000 42

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2001/12/14 1 $37,417,300   2,742 $13,646   $37,417,300 1
2001/12/21 4 $22,463,334 -40% 2,744 $8,186   $59,880,634 2
2001/12/28 5 $14,074,517 -37% 2,744 $5,129   $73,955,151 3
2002/01/04 6 $9,479,405 -33% 2,842 $3,335   $83,434,556 4
2002/01/11 7 $7,098,706 -25% 2,770 $2,563   $90,533,262 5
2002/01/18 10 $3,888,630 -45% 2,355 $1,651   $94,421,892 6
2002/01/25 16 $2,179,589 -44% 1,640 $1,329   $96,601,481 7
2002/02/01 20 $1,338,518 -39% 1,325 $1,010   $97,939,999 8
2002/02/08 26 $808,077 -40% 967 $836   $98,748,076 9
2002/02/15 30 $352,668 -56% 583 $605   $99,100,744 10
2002/02/22 33 $240,084 -32% 407 $590   $99,340,828 11
2002/03/01 40 $161,580 -33% 360 $449   $99,502,408 12
2002/03/08 43 $127,796 -21% 308 $415   $99,630,204 13
2002/03/15 45 $137,512 +8% 203 $677   $99,767,716 14
2002/03/22 45 $148,359 +8% 112 $1,325   $99,916,075 15
2002/03/29 33 $306,985 +107% 315 $975   $100,223,060 16
2002/04/05 32 $238,287 -22% 246 $969   $100,461,347 17
2002/04/12 46 $100,826 -58% 178 $566   $100,562,173 18
2002/04/19 64 $41,201 -59% 103 $400   $100,603,374 19
2002/04/26 94 $11,484 -72% 37 $310   $100,614,858 20

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