The Fighting Temptations

A New York advertising executive travels to a small Southern town to collect an inheritance but finds he must create a gospel choir and lead it to success before he can collect.

Grosses

Domestic (93.2%)
$30,250,745
Summary Details
DistributorParamount Pictures
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Opening$11,758,372
2,026 theaters
Budget$30,000,000
MPAAPG-13
Running Time2 hr 3 min
GenresComedy Drama Music Romance
In Release105 days/15 weeks
Widest Release2,026 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Sep 19, 2003Friday3$3,762,679--2,026$1,857$3,762,6791
Sep 20, 2003Saturday2$5,253,640+39.6%-2,026$2,593$9,016,3192
Sep 21, 2003Sunday4$2,742,053-47.8%-2,026$1,353$11,758,3723
Sep 22, 2003Monday4$597,639-78.2%-2,026$294$12,356,0114
Sep 23, 2003Tuesday6$495,928-17%-2,026$244$12,851,9395
Sep 24, 2003Wednesday6$429,117-13.5%-2,026$211$13,281,0566
Sep 25, 2003Thursday5$446,945+4.2%-2,026$220$13,728,0017
Sep 26, 2003Friday6$1,751,719+291.9%-53.4%2,026$864$15,479,7208
Sep 27, 2003Saturday5$3,119,490+78.1%-40.6%2,026$1,539$18,599,2109
Sep 28, 2003Sunday5$1,517,263-51.4%-44.7%2,026$748$20,116,47310
Sep 29, 2003Monday7$292,441-80.7%-51.1%2,026$144$20,408,91411
Sep 30, 2003Tuesday10$264,406-9.6%-46.7%2,026$130$20,673,32012
Oct 1, 2003Wednesday10$242,255-8.4%-43.5%2,026$119$20,915,57513
Oct 2, 2003Thursday9$274,129+13.2%-38.7%2,026$135$21,189,70414
Oct 3, 2003Friday8$872,376+218.2%-50.2%1,762$495$22,062,08015
Oct 4, 2003Saturday8$1,657,381+90%-46.9%1,762$940$23,719,46116
Oct 5, 2003Sunday8$856,786-48.3%-43.5%1,762$486$24,576,24717
Oct 6, 2003Monday8$241,948-71.8%-17.3%1,762$137$24,818,19518
Oct 7, 2003Tuesday11$165,702-31.5%-37.3%1,762$94$24,983,89719
Oct 8, 2003Wednesday11$154,652-6.7%-36.2%1,762$87$25,138,54920
Oct 9, 2003Thursday10$179,234+15.9%-34.6%1,762$101$25,317,78321
Oct 10, 2003Friday12$496,833+177.2%-43%1,168$425$25,814,61622
Oct 11, 2003Saturday12$918,674+84.9%-44.6%1,168$786$26,733,29023
Oct 12, 2003Sunday12$494,849-46.1%-42.2%1,168$423$27,228,13924
Oct 13, 2003
Columbus Day
Monday12$239,747-51.6%-0.9%1,168$205$27,467,88625
Oct 14, 2003Tuesday14$88,868-62.9%-46.4%1,168$76$27,556,75426
Oct 15, 2003Wednesday13$87,058-2%-43.7%1,168$74$27,643,81227
Oct 16, 2003Thursday13$94,653+8.7%-47.2%1,168$81$27,738,46528
Oct 17, 2003Friday14$273,776+189.2%-44.9%867$315$28,012,24129
Oct 18, 2003Saturday14$523,597+91.3%-43%867$603$28,535,83830
Oct 19, 2003Sunday14$237,391-54.7%-52%867$273$28,773,22931
Oct 20, 2003Monday15$59,058-75.1%-75.4%867$68$28,832,28732
Oct 21, 2003Tuesday16$50,612-14.3%-43%867$58$28,882,89933
Oct 22, 2003Wednesday15$48,713-3.8%-44%867$56$28,931,61234
Oct 23, 2003Thursday15$55,662+14.3%-41.2%867$64$28,987,27435
Oct 24, 2003Friday17$91,592+64.6%-66.5%452$202$29,078,86636
Oct 25, 2003Saturday17$171,537+87.3%-67.2%452$379$29,250,40337
Oct 26, 2003Sunday19$79,395-53.7%-66.6%452$175$29,329,79838
Oct 27, 2003Monday17$24,591-69%-58.4%452$54$29,354,38939
Oct 28, 2003Tuesday18$18,214-25.9%-64%452$40$29,372,60340
Oct 29, 2003Wednesday18$17,145-5.9%-64.8%452$37$29,389,74841
Oct 30, 2003Thursday17$19,231+12.2%-65.5%452$42$29,408,97942
Oct 31, 2003
Halloween
Friday21$49,477+157.3%-46%267$185$29,458,45643
Nov 1, 2003Saturday23$101,182+104.5%-41%267$378$29,559,63844
Nov 2, 2003Sunday23$47,808-52.8%-39.8%267$179$29,607,44645
Nov 3, 2003Monday22$13,208-72.4%-46.3%267$49$29,620,65446
Nov 4, 2003Tuesday22$13,953+5.6%-23.4%267$52$29,634,60747
Nov 5, 2003Wednesday26$6,298-54.9%-63.3%267$23$29,640,90548
Nov 6, 2003Thursday26$7,646+21.4%-60.2%267$28$29,648,55149
Nov 7, 2003Friday29$20,336+166%-58.9%104$195$29,668,88750
Nov 8, 2003Saturday27$42,900+111%-57.6%104$412$29,711,78751
Nov 9, 2003Sunday29$20,322-52.6%-57.5%104$195$29,732,10952
Nov 10, 2003Monday30$6,738-66.8%-49%104$64$29,738,84753
Nov 11, 2003Tuesday28$11,600+72.2%-16.9%104$111$29,750,44754
Nov 12, 2003Wednesday30$4,151-64.2%-34.1%104$39$29,754,59855
Nov 13, 2003Thursday30$3,893-6.2%-49.1%104$37$29,758,49156
Nov 14, 2003Friday26$19,969+412.9%-1.8%53$376$29,778,46057
Nov 15, 2003Saturday26$29,755+49%-30.6%53$561$29,808,21558
Nov 16, 2003Sunday29$10,391-65.1%-48.9%53$196$29,818,60659
Nov 17, 2003Monday22$3,190-69.3%-52.7%53$60$29,821,79660
Nov 18, 2003Tuesday23$1,860-41.7%-84%53$35$29,823,65661
Nov 19, 2003Wednesday23$2,868+54.2%-30.9%53$54$29,826,52462
Nov 20, 2003Thursday23$2,776-3.2%-28.7%53$52$29,829,30063
Nov 21, 2003Friday23$33,751+1,115.8%+69%181$186$29,863,05164
Nov 22, 2003Saturday23$59,884+77.4%+101.3%181$330$29,922,93565
Nov 23, 2003Sunday24$33,389-44.2%+221.3%181$184$29,956,32466
Nov 24, 2003Monday23$9,572-71.3%+200.1%181$52$29,965,89667
Nov 25, 2003Tuesday23$11,646+21.7%+526.1%181$64$29,977,54268
Nov 26, 2003Wednesday29$11,515-1.1%+301.5%109$105$29,989,05769
Nov 27, 2003
Thanksgiving
Thursday26$19,277+67.4%+594.4%109$176$30,008,33470
Nov 28, 2003Friday26$36,029+86.9%+6.7%109$330$30,044,36371
Nov 29, 2003Saturday26$40,976+13.7%-31.6%109$375$30,085,33972
Nov 30, 2003Sunday26$19,660-52%-41.1%109$180$30,104,99973
Dec 1, 2003Monday26$5,133-73.9%-46.4%109$47$30,110,13274
Dec 2, 2003Tuesday27$4,184-18.5%-64.1%109$38$30,114,31675
Dec 3, 2003Wednesday27$4,013-4.1%-65.1%109$36$30,118,32976
Dec 4, 2003Thursday26$4,226+5.3%-78.1%109$38$30,122,55577
Dec 5, 2003Friday26$12,348+192.2%-65.7%99$124$30,134,90378
Dec 6, 2003Saturday25$24,969+102.2%-39.1%99$252$30,159,87279
Dec 7, 2003Sunday26$13,867-44.5%-29.5%99$140$30,173,73980
Dec 8, 2003Monday25$3,430-75.3%-33.2%99$34$30,177,16981
Dec 9, 2003Tuesday25$3,114-9.2%-25.6%99$31$30,180,28382
Dec 10, 2003Wednesday26$3,416+9.7%-14.9%99$34$30,183,69983
Dec 11, 2003Thursday26$3,384-0.9%-19.9%99$34$30,187,08384
Dec 12, 2003Friday29$7,144+111.1%-42.1%69$103$30,194,22785
Dec 13, 2003Saturday29$12,533+75.4%-49.8%69$181$30,206,76086
Dec 14, 2003Sunday29$6,266-50%-54.8%69$90$30,213,02687
Dec 15, 2003Monday28$2,843-54.6%-17.1%69$41$30,215,86988
Dec 16, 2003Tuesday29$1,919-32.5%-38.4%69$27$30,217,78889
Dec 17, 2003Wednesday27$1,652-13.9%-51.6%69$23$30,219,44090
Dec 18, 2003Thursday27$2,298+39.1%-32.1%69$33$30,221,73891
Dec 19, 2003Friday34$3,793+65.1%-46.9%69$54$30,225,53192
Dec 20, 2003Saturday33$7,254+91.2%-42.1%69$105$30,232,78593
Dec 21, 2003Sunday34$5,792-20.2%-7.6%69$83$30,238,57794
Dec 22, 2003Monday32$2,829-51.2%-0.5%69$41$30,241,40695
Dec 23, 2003Tuesday31$3,277+15.8%+70.8%69$47$30,244,68396
Dec 24, 2003Wednesday30$1,996-39.1%+20.8%69$28$30,246,67997
Dec 25, 2003
Christmas Day
Thursday38$4,066+103.7%+76.9%69$58$30,250,74598