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Box Office History for Harold & Kumar Movies

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Release DateMovieProduction
Budget
Domestic
Opening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Trailer
Jul 30, 2004 Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle $9,000,000 $5,480,378 $18,225,165 $18,225,165  
Apr 25, 2008 Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay $12,000,000 $14,908,404 $38,108,728 $43,353,117  
Nov 4, 2011 A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas $20,000,000 $12,954,142 $35,061,031 $36,265,745 Play
 
 Totals$41,000,000 $91,394,924$97,844,027 
 Averages$13,666,667$11,114,308$30,464,975$32,614,676 
Release DateMovieDomestic
DVD Sales
Domestic
Blu-ray Sales
Total Domestic
Video Sales
Jul 29, 2008 Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay $30,386,713   $30,386,713
Feb 7, 2012 A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas $6,418,332 $4,898,989 $11,317,321
 
 Totals$36,805,045$4,898,989$11,317,321
 Averages$18,402,523$4,898,989$11,317,321

Our DVD and Blu-ray sales estimates are based on weekly retail surveys, which we use to build a weekly market share estimate for each title we are tracking. The market share is converted into a weekly sales estimate based on industry reports on the overall size of the market, including reports published in Home Media Magazine.

For example, if our weekly retail survey estimates that a particular title sold 1% of all units that week, and the industry reports sales of 1,500,000 units in total, we will estimate 15,000 units were sold of that title. The consumer spending estimate is based on the average sales price for the title in the retailers we survey.

We refine our estimates from week to week as more data becomes available. In particular, we adjust weekly sales figures for the quarter once the total market estimates are published by the Digital Entertainment Group. Figures will therefore fluctuate each week, and totals for individual titles can go up or down as we update our estimates.

Because sales figures are estimated based on sampling, they will be more accurate for higher-selling titles.

2015 Preview: August

August 1st, 2015

Fantastic Four

It is still a little too soon to tell how July will finish, as we don't have any numbers for the final weekend at the time of writing. We know Minions was a monster hit and that Ant-man will be a financial success. However, until we see how Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation does, it will be impossible to call the month a true success. If Rogue Nation bombed this weekend, then the month is only a partial success. It would also mean the summer of 2015 could be coming to an abrupt end. As for August, only Fantastic Four has a better than 50/50 chance of reaching $100 million; although some people think Straight Outta Compton also has a shot at that milestone. Besides those two, only a couple of other films even have a realistic shot at becoming midlevel hits. Worse still, last August was amazing with Guardians of the Galaxy breaking records. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles also did better than expected with a domestic haul of nearly $200 million. No release this August is going to match that figure. There's a good chance the top two releases combined won't do so. Fortunately, 2015 has a sizable lead over 2014, so even a soft month will keep 2015 ahead in the year-over-year comparison. More...

Note: This list contains actors which appear in at least 2 movies of the franchise.

PersonNr. of
Movies
RoleFranchise
Worldwide
Box Office
Career
Worldwide
Box Office
Franchise
/
Career
John Cho 3 Harold Lee $97,844,027 $3,264,223,738 3.0%
Kal Penn 3 Kumar Patel $97,844,027 $782,504,073 12.5%
Neil Patrick Harris 3 Neil Patrick Harris $97,844,027 $2,719,356,617 3.6%
Paula Garces 3 Maria $97,844,027 $136,737,663 71.6%
David Krumholtz 3 Goldstein $97,844,027 $1,673,458,049 5.8%
Eddie Kaye Thomas 3 Rosenberg $97,844,027 $1,035,755,254 9.4%
Christopher Meloni 2 Freakshow $61,578,282 $1,630,550,998 3.8%
Bobby Lee 2 Kenneth Park $54,490,910 $370,348,399 14.7%

Note: This list contains people who contributed to at least 2 movies of the franchise.

PersonNr. of
Movies
Technical RoleFranchise
Worldwide
Box Office
Career
Worldwide
Box Office
Franchise
/
Career
Greg Shapiro 2 Producer (2) $54,490,910 $312,745,449 17.4%
Nathan Kahane 2 Executive Producer (1)
Producer (1)
$54,490,910 $1,926,709,312 2.8%
Jon Hurwitz 2 Screenwriter (2)
Character Creator (1)
Co-Producer (1)
$54,490,910 $291,290,121 18.7%
Hayden Schlossberg 2 Screenwriter (2)
Character Creator (1)
Co-Producer (1)
$54,490,910 $291,290,121 18.7%
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