Before Sunset

Nine years after Jesse and Celine first met, they encounter each other again on the French leg of Jesse's book tour.

Grosses

Domestic (37.3%)
$5,820,649
Summary Details
DistributorWarner Independent Pictures (WIP)
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Opening$219,425
20 theaters
Budget$2,700,000
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 20 min
GenresDrama Romance
In Release189 days/27 weeks
Widest Release204 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Jul 2, 2004Friday20$72,941--20$3,647$72,9411
Jul 3, 2004Saturday20$84,809+16.3%-20$4,240$157,7502
Jul 4, 2004
Independence Day
Sunday20$61,675-27.3%-20$3,083$219,4253
Jul 5, 2004Monday20$91,769+48.8%-20$4,588$311,1944
Jul 6, 2004Tuesday24$28,466-69%-20$1,423$339,6605
Jul 7, 2004Wednesday25$29,306+3%-20$1,465$368,9666
Jul 8, 2004Thursday24$31,459+7.3%-20$1,572$400,4257
Jul 9, 2004Friday19$142,238+352.1%+95%63$2,257$542,6638
Jul 10, 2004Saturday19$203,544+43.1%+140%63$3,230$746,2079
Jul 11, 2004Sunday19$139,335-31.5%+125.9%63$2,211$885,54210
Jul 12, 2004Monday20$58,677-57.9%-36.1%63$931$944,21911
Jul 13, 2004Tuesday20$66,517+13.4%+133.7%63$1,055$1,010,73612
Jul 14, 2004Wednesday22$60,051-9.7%+104.9%63$953$1,070,78713
Jul 15, 2004Thursday23$57,872-3.6%+84%63$918$1,128,65914
Jul 16, 2004Friday19$159,895+176.3%+12.4%123$1,299$1,288,55415
Jul 17, 2004Saturday19$237,845+48.8%+16.9%123$1,933$1,526,39916
Jul 18, 2004Sunday19$183,521-22.8%+31.7%122$1,504$1,709,92017
Jul 19, 2004Monday20$70,409-61.6%+20%122$577$1,780,32918
Jul 20, 2004Tuesday21$76,063+8%+14.4%122$623$1,856,39219
Jul 21, 2004Wednesday20$74,325-2.3%+23.8%122$609$1,930,71720
Jul 22, 2004Thursday20$74,767+0.6%+29.2%122$612$2,005,48421
Jul 23, 2004Friday20$142,482+90.6%-10.9%140$1,017$2,147,96622
Jul 24, 2004Saturday20$229,517+61.1%-3.5%140$1,639$2,377,48323
Jul 25, 2004Sunday20$150,435-34.5%-18%140$1,074$2,527,91824
Jul 26, 2004Monday21$58,082-61.4%-17.5%140$414$2,586,00025
Jul 27, 2004Tuesday21$65,187+12.2%-14.3%140$465$2,651,18726
Jul 28, 2004Wednesday20$62,339-4.4%-16.1%140$445$2,713,52627
Jul 29, 2004Thursday22$54,074-13.3%-27.7%140$386$2,767,60028
Jul 30, 2004Friday22$127,373+135.6%-10.6%203$627$2,894,97329
Jul 31, 2004Saturday22$187,673+47.3%-18.2%203$924$3,082,64630
Aug 1, 2004Sunday22$144,217-23.2%-4.1%204$706$3,226,86331
Aug 2, 2004Monday22$62,152-56.9%+7%204$304$3,289,01532
Aug 3, 2004Tuesday22$67,674+8.9%+3.8%204$331$3,356,68933
Aug 4, 2004Wednesday22$71,717+6%+15%204$351$3,428,40634
Aug 5, 2004Thursday22$70,291-2%+30%204$344$3,498,69735
Aug 6, 2004Friday27$89,691+27.6%-29.6%202$444$3,588,38836
Aug 7, 2004Saturday25$137,031+52.8%-27%202$678$3,725,41937
Aug 8, 2004Sunday26$96,744-29.4%-32.9%202$478$3,822,16338
Aug 9, 2004Monday23$42,598-56%-31.5%202$210$3,864,76139
Aug 10, 2004Tuesday23$51,994+22.1%-23.2%202$257$3,916,75540
Aug 11, 2004Wednesday24$49,467-4.9%-31%202$244$3,966,22241
Aug 12, 2004Thursday24$49,919+0.9%-29%202$247$4,016,14142
Aug 13, 2004Friday30$63,800+27.8%-28.9%162$393$4,079,94143
Aug 14, 2004Saturday27$98,231+54%-28.3%162$606$4,178,17244
Aug 15, 2004Sunday28$72,789-25.9%-24.8%162$449$4,250,96145
Aug 16, 2004Monday24$30,335-58.3%-28.8%162$187$4,281,29646
Aug 17, 2004Tuesday22$35,043+15.5%-32.6%162$216$4,316,33947
Aug 18, 2004Wednesday24$34,427-1.8%-30.4%162$212$4,350,76648
Aug 19, 2004Thursday24$38,005+10.4%-23.9%162$234$4,388,77149
Aug 20, 2004Friday30$48,196+26.8%-24.5%113$426$4,436,96750
Aug 21, 2004Saturday30$77,742+61.3%-20.9%113$687$4,514,70951
Aug 22, 2004Sunday30$45,371-41.6%-37.7%113$401$4,560,08052
Aug 23, 2004Monday28$20,510-54.8%-32.4%113$181$4,580,59053
Aug 24, 2004Tuesday28$23,090+12.6%-34.1%113$204$4,603,68054
Aug 25, 2004Wednesday27$22,853-1%-33.6%113$202$4,626,53355
Aug 26, 2004Thursday27$23,804+4.2%-37.4%113$210$4,650,33756
Aug 27, 2004Friday32$34,142+43.4%-29.2%88$387$4,684,47957
Aug 28, 2004Saturday32$55,743+63.3%-28.3%88$633$4,740,22258
Aug 29, 2004Sunday31$39,509-29.1%-12.9%88$448$4,779,73159
Aug 30, 2004Monday29$14,429-63.5%-29.6%88$163$4,794,16060
Aug 31, 2004Tuesday27$15,937+10.5%-31%88$181$4,810,09761
Sep 1, 2004Wednesday28$14,566-8.6%-36.3%88$165$4,824,66362
Sep 2, 2004Thursday28$14,051-3.5%-41%88$159$4,838,71463
Sep 3, 2004Friday26$63,489+351.8%+86%197$322$4,902,20364
Sep 4, 2004Saturday27$96,568+52.1%+73.2%197$490$4,998,77165
Sep 5, 2004Sunday27$95,654-0.9%+142.1%197$485$5,094,42566
Sep 6, 2004
Labor Day
Monday27$79,959-16.4%+454.2%197$405$5,174,38467
Sep 7, 2004Tuesday24$22,188-72.3%+39.2%197$112$5,196,57268
Sep 8, 2004Wednesday22$24,884+12.2%+70.8%197$126$5,221,45669
Sep 9, 2004Thursday22$22,813-8.3%+62.4%197$115$5,244,26970
Sep 10, 2004Friday29$36,957+62%-41.8%140$263$5,281,22671
Sep 11, 2004Saturday31$61,241+65.7%-36.6%140$437$5,342,46772
Sep 12, 2004Sunday31$35,286-42.4%-63.1%140$252$5,377,75373
Sep 13, 2004Monday25$12,696-64%-84.1%140$90$5,390,44974
Sep 14, 2004Tuesday25$14,158+11.5%-36.2%140$101$5,404,60775
Sep 15, 2004Wednesday24$18,149+28.2%-27.1%140$129$5,422,75676
Sep 16, 2004Thursday24$21,070+16.1%-7.6%140$150$5,443,82677
Sep 17, 2004Friday31$34,108+61.9%-7.7%87$392$5,477,93478
Sep 18, 2004Saturday31$56,604+66%-7.6%87$650$5,534,53879
Sep 19, 2004Sunday31$29,155-48.5%-17.4%87$335$5,563,69380
Sep 20, 2004Monday28$7,163-75.4%-43.6%87$82$5,570,85681
Sep 21, 2004Tuesday28$8,614+20.3%-39.2%87$99$5,579,47082
Sep 22, 2004Wednesday29$8,732+1.4%-51.9%87$100$5,588,20283
Sep 23, 2004Thursday29$8,096-7.3%-61.6%87$93$5,596,29884
Sep 24, 2004Friday38$14,283+76.4%-58.1%74$193$5,610,58185
Sep 25, 2004Saturday38$24,925+74.5%-56%74$336$5,635,50686
Sep 26, 2004Sunday39$14,935-40.1%-48.8%74$201$5,650,44187
Sep 27, 2004Monday28$7,055-52.8%-1.5%74$95$5,657,49688
Sep 28, 2004Tuesday30$6,456-8.5%-25.1%74$87$5,663,95289
Sep 29, 2004Wednesday28$6,769+4.8%-22.5%74$91$5,670,72190
Sep 30, 2004Thursday31$5,604-17.2%-30.8%74$75$5,676,32591
Oct 1, 2004Friday39$8,603+53.5%-39.8%45$191$5,684,92892
Oct 2, 2004Saturday40$14,061+63.4%-43.6%45$312$5,698,98993
Oct 3, 2004Sunday41$7,857-44.1%-47.4%45$174$5,706,84694
Oct 4, 2004Monday33$3,539-55%-49.8%45$78$5,710,38595
Oct 5, 2004Tuesday33$3,231-8.7%-50%45$71$5,713,61696
Oct 6, 2004Wednesday31$4,034+24.9%-40.4%45$89$5,717,65097
Oct 7, 2004Thursday34$3,460-14.2%-38.3%45$76$5,721,11098
Oct 8, 2004Friday41$4,415+27.6%-48.7%32$137$5,725,52599
Oct 9, 2004Saturday40$9,330+111.3%-33.6%32$291$5,734,855100
Oct 10, 2004Sunday39$6,967-25.3%-11.3%32$217$5,741,822101
Oct 11, 2004
Columbus Day
Monday33$3,904-44%+10.3%32$122$5,745,726102
Oct 12, 2004Tuesday35$1,993-48.9%-38.3%32$62$5,747,719103
Oct 13, 2004Wednesday34$1,903-4.5%-52.8%32$59$5,749,622104
Oct 14, 2004Thursday34$2,154+13.2%-37.7%32$67$5,751,776105
Oct 15, 2004Friday38$4,094+90.1%-7.3%27$151$5,755,870106
Oct 16, 2004Saturday38$6,059+48%-35.1%27$224$5,761,929107
Oct 17, 2004Sunday38$4,570-24.6%-34.4%27$169$5,766,499108
Oct 18, 2004Monday33$1,661-63.7%-57.5%27$61$5,768,160109
Oct 19, 2004Tuesday31$2,091+25.9%+4.9%27$77$5,770,251110
Oct 20, 2004Wednesday28$2,699+29.1%+41.8%27$99$5,772,950111
Oct 21, 2004Thursday31$2,282-15.5%+5.9%27$84$5,775,232112
Oct 22, 2004Friday38$5,123+124.5%+25.1%21$243$5,780,355113
Oct 23, 2004Saturday39$6,985+36.3%+15.3%21$332$5,787,340114
Oct 24, 2004Sunday38$5,482-21.5%+20%21$261$5,792,822115
Oct 25, 2004Monday28$2,532-53.8%+52.4%21$120$5,795,354116
Oct 26, 2004Tuesday29$1,976-22%-5.5%21$94$5,797,330117
Oct 27, 2004Wednesday27$2,694+36.3%-0.2%21$128$5,800,024118
Oct 28, 2004Thursday27$2,899+7.6%+27%21$138$5,802,923119