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Zoolander (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $45,172,250Details
International Box Office $15,608,731Details
Worldwide Box Office $60,780,981
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$28,000,000
Domestic Releases: September 28th, 2001 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: March 12th, 2002 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13 on appeal for sexual content and drug references (previously rated R)
Running Time: 89 minutes
Franchise: Zoolander
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Keywords: Fashion, Gratuitous Cameos, Frat Pack
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Scott Rudin Productions, Red Hour Productions
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Columbus Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 82 $9,518,273 Oct 5, 2001 10
Columbus Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 83 $15,084,613 Oct 5, 2001 10
Columbus Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 70 $10,546,273 Oct 5, 2001 10
Columbus Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 57 $16,713,793 Oct 5, 2001 10
Biggest Domestic September Weekend 85 $15,525,043 Sep 28, 2001 3

Leading Cast

   Derek Zoolander

Supporting Cast

Owen Wilson    Hansel
Will Ferrell    Mugatu
Christine Taylor    Matilda Jeffries
Milla Jovovich    Katinka
Jerry Stiller    Maury Ballstein
Jon Voight    Larry Zoolander
Asio Highsmith    Rufus
Alexander Skarsgård    Meekus
David Duchovny    J.P. Prewitt
Judah Friedlander    Scrappy Zoolander
Nathan Lee Graham    Todd
Matt Levin    Archie
Justin Theroux    Evil DJ
Andy Dick    Olga the Masseuse
Woodrow Asai    Prime Minister of Malaysia
Andrew Wilson    Hansel's Corner Guy
Vikram    Hansel's Posse Member
Kashana Kashana    Hansel's Posse Member
Jonah Luber    Hansel's Posse Member
Michael McAlpin    Hansel's Posse Member
Eve Salvail    Hansel's Posse Member
Shavo Odadjian    Hansel's Posse Member
Eliot Johnson    Hansel's Posse Member
Richard Gladys    Hansel's Posse Member
Amy Stiller    Hansel's Posse Member
John Vargas    Italian Designer
Jennifer Coolidge    American Designer
Tony Kanal    French Designer
Endre Hules    German Designer
Nora Dunn    British Designer
Ric Pipino    Derek's Interview Hairstylist
Jerry Stahl    VH1 Reporter
Jennifer McComb    Mugatu Model
Johann Urb    Mugatu Bodyguard
Luc Commeret    Mugatu Bodyguard
Herb Lieberz    Time Magazine Reader
Zoya Zoya    Night Club Door Person
Colin McNish    Night Club Security
Darren Copeland    Night Club Security
Richard Stanley    Night Club Bouncer/Biff
Shabazz Richardson    Night Club Bouncer/Maurice
Rohan Quine    Night Club Bouncer
Svetlana Svetlana    Billy Zane's Date
Eric Winzenried    Rico
Charles Brame    Abraham Lincoln
James Marsden    John Wilkes Booth
Rudy Segura    JFK Assassin
Randall Slavin    JFK Assassin
Patton Oswalt    Monkey Photography
Irina Pantaeva    Irina
Stan Chu    Sherpa
Kum Ming Ho    Climber
Theo Kogan    Cool Tattoo Girl
Lam Bor    Dalai Lama Guy
Angel 11:11    Funky Loft Guest
Luther Creek    Funky Loft Guest
Dechen Thurman    Funky Loft Guest
Kenny Max    Funky Loft Guest
Kina Kina    Ennui
David Pressman    Maori Tribesman
Godfrey    Janitor Derek
Taj Crown    Janitor Hansel
Richie Rich    Derelict Doorman
King King    Derelict Bouncer
Frederic Fekkai    Derek's Derelict Hairstylist
Kevyn Aucoin    Derek's Derelict Make-up Hairstylist
Boris Kachscovsky    Zoolander Center Student
Mitch Winston    Infomercial Director
Mason Webb    Derek, Jr.
Alexa Nikolas    Story Hour Girl

Cameos

Donald Trump    Himself
Christian Slater    Himself
Tom Ford    Himself
Cuba Gooding, Jr.    Himself
Steve Kmetko    Himself
Tommy Hilfiger    Himself
Natalie Portman    Herself
Fabio    Himself
Lenny Kravitz    Himself
Gwen Stefani    Herself
Heidi Klum    Herself
DJ Mark Ronson    Himself
Paris Hilton    Herself
David Bowie    Himself
Tyson Beckford    Himself
Fred Durst    Himself
Lance Bass    Himself
Lil' Kim    Herself
Garry Shandling    Himself
Stephen Dorff    Himself
Sandra Bernhard    Herself
Claudia Schiffer    Herself
Veronica Webb    Herself
Lucas Haas    Himself
Carmen Kass    Herself
Frankie Rayder    Herself

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Scott Rudin    Producer
Ben Stiller    Producer
Stuart Cornfeld    Producer
Drake Sather    Screenwriter
Ben Stiller    Screenwriter
John Hamburg    Screenwriter
Drake Sather    Story Creator
Ben Stiller    Story Creator
Joel Gallen    Executive Producer
Adam Schroeder    Executive Producer
Lauren Zalaznick    Executive Producer
Barry Peterson    Director of Photography
Robin Standefer    Production Designer
Greg Hayden    Editor
Celia Costas    Co-Producer
Randall Poster    Music Supervisor
George Drakoulias    Music Supervisor
David Arnold    Composer
Monica Levinson    Associate Producer
Amy Sayres    Assistant Director
Michael Steele    Assistant Director
Joseph E. Iberti    Unit Production Manager
Celia Costas    Unit Production Manager
Stephen Alesch    Art Director
Donna Hamilton    Set Decorator
David C. Robinson    Costume Designer
Hartsell Taylor    Costume Supervisor
Eva Joanna Brett    Costume Supervisor
Sue Bub    Costume Supervisor
Danny Michael    Sound Mixer
Andy Koyama    Re-recording Mixer
Chris Carpenter    Re-recording Mixer
Robert Grieve    Supervising Sound Editor
Darren King    Supervising Sound Editor
Yann Delpuech    Sound Editor
Mark Yardas    Sound Editor
Vic Radulich    Dialogue Editor
Frank T. Smathers    Dialogue Editor
Jonathan Karp    Music Editor
Randy Kerber    Additional Music
Juel Bestrop    Casting Director
Jeanne McCarthy    Casting Director
Kathleen Chopin    Casting Director
Brad Martin    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
2001/09/28 2 $15,525,043   2,507 $6,193   $15,525,043 1
2001/10/05 4 $9,518,273 -39% 2,520 $3,777   $28,338,825 2
2001/10/12 7 $5,030,530 -47% 2,522 $1,995   $35,757,275 3
2001/10/19 10 $3,135,854 -38% 2,285 $1,372   $40,018,837 4
2001/10/26 14 $1,618,333 -48% 1,511 $1,071   $42,321,858 5
2001/11/02 16 $731,540 -55% 1,012 $723   $43,423,234 6
2001/11/09 22 $372,109 -49% 716 $520   $43,986,955 7
2001/11/16 27 $176,444 -53% 512 $345   $44,296,656 8
2001/11/23 35 $102,338 -42% 357 $287   $44,470,547 9
2001/11/30 42 $48,029 -53% 243 $198   $44,540,885 10
2001/12/07 21 $171,083 +256% 282 $607   $44,724,316 11
2001/12/14 26 $108,693 -36% 233 $466   $44,900,510 12
2001/12/21 34 $69,020 -37% 161 $429   $45,030,243 13
2001/12/28 43 $51,669 -25% 140 $369   $45,128,129 14
2002/01/04 47 $26,535 -49% 106 $250   $45,162,741 15

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/09/28 2 $4,856,000   2,507 $1,937   $4,856,000 1
2001/09/29 2 $6,460,000 +33% 2,507 $2,577   $11,316,000 2
2001/09/30 2 $3,760,000 -42% 2,507 $1,500   $15,525,043 3
2001/10/01 2 $886,000 -76% 2,507 $353   $16,411,000 4
2001/10/02 2 $893,000 +1% 2,507 $356   $17,304,000 5
2001/10/03 2 $762,000 -15% 2,507 $304   $18,067,000 6
2001/10/04 2 $754,000 -1% 2,507 $301   $18,821,000 7
2001/10/05 3 $2,830,000 +275% 2,520 $1,123   $21,650,000 8
2001/10/06 4 $4,070,000 +44% 2,520 $1,615   $25,720,000 9
2001/10/07 3 $2,450,000 -40% 2,520 $972   $28,340,000 10
2001/10/08 4 $1,028,000 -58% 2,520 $408   $29,367,000 11
2001/10/09 5 $473,000 -54% 2,520 $188   $29,841,000 12
2001/10/10 5 $439,000 -7% 2,520 $174   $30,280,000 13
2001/10/11 5 $447,000 +2% 2,520 $177   $30,727,000 14
2001/10/12 7 $1,489,000 +233% 2,522 $590   $32,216,000 15
2001/10/13 7 $2,314,000 +55% 2,522 $918   $34,530,000 16
2001/10/14 8 $1,230,000 -47% 2,522 $488   $35,760,000 17
2001/10/15 8 $273,000 -78% 2,522 $108   $36,030,000 18
2001/10/16 8 $298,000 +9% 2,522 $118   $36,328,000 19
2001/10/17 8 $264,000 -11% 2,522 $105   $36,592,000 20
2001/10/18 8 $291,000 +10% 2,522 $115   $36,883,000 21
2001/10/19 9 $959,000 +230% 2,285 $420   $37,842,000 22
2001/10/20 9 $1,430,000 +49% 2,285 $626   $39,272,000 23

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2001/09/28 2 $18,820,552   2,507 $7,507   $18,820,552 1
2001/10/05 4 $11,906,193 -37% 2,520 $4,725   $30,726,745 2
2001/10/12 8 $6,156,238 -48% 2,522 $2,441   $36,882,983 3
2001/10/19 10 $3,820,542 -38% 2,285 $1,672   $40,703,525 4
2001/10/26 14 $1,988,169 -48% 1,511 $1,316   $42,691,694 5
2001/11/02 16 $923,152 -54% 1,012 $912   $43,614,846 6
2001/11/09 22 $505,366 -45% 716 $706   $44,120,212 7
2001/11/16 27 $247,997 -51% 512 $484   $44,368,209 8
2001/11/23 37 $124,647 -50% 357 $349   $44,492,856 9
2001/11/30 47 $60,377 -52% 243 $248   $44,553,233 10
2001/12/07 21 $238,584 +295% 282 $846   $44,791,817 11
2001/12/14 27 $169,406 -29% 233 $727   $44,961,223 12
2001/12/21 34 $115,237 -32% 161 $716   $45,076,460 13
2001/12/28 45 $59,746 -48% 140 $427   $45,136,206 14
2002/01/04 46 $36,044 -40% 106 $340   $45,172,250 15

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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