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The Lord of the Rings:
The Two Towers


Domestic Total Est. Tickets: 57,299,300
Domestic Lifetime Est. Tickets: 57,725,300
Distributor: New LineRelease Date: December 18, 2002
Genre: FantasyRuntime: 2 hrs. 59 min.
MPAA Rating: PG-13Production Budget: $94 million

Total Lifetime Grosses (Unadjusted)
Domestic:  $342,551,365    37.0%
Foreign:  $583,495,746    63.0%

Worldwide:  $926,047,111  
Domestic Summary (Adjusted)
Opening Weekend: 10,672,600
(#1 rank, 3,622 theaters, 2,900 average)
% of Total Gross: 18.6%
> View All 36 Weekends
Widest Release:  3,622 theaters
Close Date:  August 24, 2003
In Release:  250 days / 35.7 weeks
Charts
Chart Rank
All Time Domestic 55
All Time Adjusted 72
All Time Worldwide 56
Yearly 2002 2
Yearly Opening Weekends 2002 5
Yearly PG-13 Rated 2002 2
Worldwide Openings 77
Worldwide Yearly 2002 1
Foreign Opening Weekends 91
Non-Friday Opening Weekends 23
Opening Weeks 94
Opening Day Gross 125
Opening Wednesdays 11
Single Day Gross 377
Non-Opening Friday Gross 56
Non-Opening Thursday Gross 27
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross 136
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross 38
Single Day Friday Gross 247
Single Day Monday Gross 66
Single Day Saturday Gross 201
Single Day Sunday Gross 138
Single Day Thursday Gross 33
Single Day Tuesday Gross 145
Single Day Wednesday Gross 15
Non-Holiday Monday Gross 74
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time 186
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends 168
Sunday Share of Opening Weekends 195
Opening Weekends 163
Opening Weekends - December 12
Opening Weekends - Holiday 38
Eleventh Weekends 126
Ninth Weekends 111
Tenth Weekends 154
Top 10-Day Grosses 84
Top 3-Day Grosses 170
Top 4-Day Grosses 116
Top 6-Day Grosses 88
Top 7-Day Grosses 87
Top 8-Day Grosses 87
Top 9-Day Grosses 87
Twelfth Weekends 128
Twelfth Weekends 140
Top 5-Day Grosses 96
Top 5-Day Grosses for movies opening on a Wednesday 13
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive) 89
Consecutive Weekends At #1 72
Martin Lurther King 4-Day Holiday Weekends 88
Second Weekends 61
Third Weekends 72
Fourth Weekends 97
Fifth Weekends 89
Sixth Weekends 146
Seventh Weekends 133
Eighth Weekends 154
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation) 57
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation) 109
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide) 168
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases 664
Rated PG-13 34
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends 107
Widest Releases 368
Widest Opening Releases 338
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings 174
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases 192
Fastest to $100 million 97
Fastest to $150 million 86
Fastest to $200 million 72
Fastest to $250 million 58
Fastest to $300 million 54
Slowest to $100 million 619
Slowest to $200 million 134
Best Picture Nomination Effect 175
BOM Users' Grades 14
BOM Users' Grades (2002 Releases) 3
Charts (Premier Pass Users Only)Rank
Highest All Time Rank (on March 1, 2003) 7
Yearly (Wide) 2002 2
Yearly Opening Weekends (Wide) 2002 5
Non-Friday Opening Weekends Adjusted 17
Opening Weeks Adjusted 57
Non-Opening Friday Gross Adjusted 35
Non-Opening Thursday Gross Adjusted 15
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted 79
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted 17
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted 157
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted 36
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted 115
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted 81
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted 20
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted 88
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted 9
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted 156
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted 134
Opening Weekends Adjusted - December 6
Opening Weekends Adjusted 106
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Holiday 21
Eleventh Weekends Adjusted 162
Ninth Weekends Adjusted 149
Tenth Weekends Adjusted 193
Twelfth Weekends Adjusted 171
Top 5-Day Grosses for movies opening on a Wednesday Adjusted 14
Second Weekends Adjusted 26
Third Weekends Adjusted 50
Fourth Weekends Adjusted 92
Fifth Weekends Adjusted 108
Sixth Weekends Adjusted 167
Seventh Weekends Adjusted 181
Eighth Weekends Adjusted 199
Rated PG-13 Adjusted 21
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted 78