The Mexican

A man tries to transport an ancient gun called The Mexican, believed to carry a curse, back across the border, while his girlfriend pressures him to give up his criminal ways.

Grosses

Domestic (45.2%)
$66,845,033
Summary Details
DistributorDreamWorks Distribution
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Opening$20,108,829
2,951 theaters
Budget$57,000,000
MPAAR
Running Time2 hr 3 min
GenresAdventure Comedy Crime Romance
In Release305 days/43 weeks
Widest Release3,162 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Mar 2, 2001Friday1$6,495,653--2,951$2,201$6,495,6531
Mar 3, 2001Saturday1$8,673,290+33.5%-2,951$2,939$15,168,9432
Mar 4, 2001Sunday1$4,939,886-43%-2,951$1,673$20,108,8293
Mar 5, 2001Monday1$1,509,362-69.4%-2,951$511$21,618,1914
Mar 6, 2001Tuesday1$1,812,413+20.1%-2,951$614$23,430,6045
Mar 7, 2001Wednesday1$1,406,570-22.4%-2,951$476$24,837,1746
Mar 8, 2001Thursday1$1,312,989-6.7%-2,951$444$26,150,1637
Mar 9, 2001Friday1$3,584,752+173%-44.8%2,959$1,211$29,734,9158
Mar 10, 2001Saturday1$5,507,126+53.6%-36.5%2,959$1,861$35,242,0419
Mar 11, 2001Sunday1$3,152,872-42.7%-36.2%2,959$1,065$38,394,91310
Mar 12, 2001Monday1$1,040,605-67%-31.1%2,959$351$39,435,51811
Mar 13, 2001Tuesday1$1,267,426+21.8%-30.1%2,959$428$40,702,94412
Mar 14, 2001Wednesday1$1,011,375-20.2%-28.1%2,959$341$41,714,31913
Mar 15, 2001Thursday1$1,045,682+3.4%-20.4%2,959$353$42,760,00114
Mar 16, 2001Friday1$2,526,428+141.6%-29.5%3,162$798$45,286,42915
Mar 17, 2001Saturday1$3,461,050+37%-37.2%3,162$1,094$48,747,47916
Mar 18, 2001Sunday1$2,023,785-41.5%-35.8%3,162$640$50,771,26417
Mar 19, 2001Monday1$621,339-69.3%-40.3%3,162$196$51,392,60318
Mar 20, 2001Tuesday1$741,547+19.3%-41.5%3,162$234$52,134,15019
Mar 21, 2001Wednesday1$615,305-17%-39.2%3,162$194$52,749,45520
Mar 22, 2001Thursday1$606,887-1.4%-42%3,162$191$53,356,34221
Mar 23, 2001Friday1$1,381,681+127.7%-45.3%3,043$454$54,738,02322
Mar 24, 2001Saturday1$2,196,056+58.9%-36.5%3,043$721$56,934,07923
Mar 25, 2001Sunday2$1,045,841-52.4%-48.3%3,043$343$57,979,92024
Mar 26, 2001Monday2$363,607-65.2%-41.5%3,043$119$58,343,52725
Mar 27, 2001Tuesday2$472,198+29.9%-36.3%3,043$155$58,815,72526
Mar 28, 2001Wednesday2$410,637-13%-33.3%3,043$134$59,226,36227
Mar 29, 2001Thursday2$422,359+2.9%-30.4%3,043$138$59,648,72128
Mar 30, 2001Friday2$764,153+80.9%-44.7%2,047$373$60,412,87429
Mar 31, 2001Saturday2$1,152,846+50.9%-47.5%2,047$563$61,565,72030
Apr 1, 2001Sunday2$610,704-47%-41.6%2,047$298$62,176,42431
Apr 2, 2001Monday2$172,362-71.8%-52.6%2,047$84$62,348,78632
Apr 3, 2001Tuesday2$227,481+32%-51.8%2,047$111$62,576,26733
Apr 4, 2001Wednesday2$199,751-12.2%-51.4%2,047$97$62,776,01834
Apr 5, 2001Thursday2$200,642+0.4%-52.5%2,047$98$62,976,66035
Apr 6, 2001Friday2$360,058+79.5%-52.9%1,328$271$63,336,71836
Apr 7, 2001Saturday2$514,629+42.9%-55.4%1,328$387$63,851,34737
Apr 8, 2001Sunday2$250,461-51.3%-59%1,328$188$64,101,80838
Apr 9, 2001Monday15$99,525-60.3%-42.3%1,328$74$64,201,33339
Apr 10, 2001Tuesday14$116,246+16.8%-48.9%1,328$87$64,317,57940
Apr 11, 2001Wednesday20$96,822-16.7%-51.5%1,328$72$64,414,40141
Apr 12, 2001Thursday18$117,093+20.9%-41.6%1,328$88$64,531,49442
Apr 13, 2001Friday4$171,560+46.5%-52.4%660$259$64,703,05443
Apr 14, 2001Saturday4$187,082+9%-63.6%660$283$64,890,13644
Apr 15, 2001
Easter Sunday
Sunday4$119,431-36.2%-52.3%660$180$65,009,56745
Apr 16, 2001Monday17$50,642-57.6%-49.1%660$76$65,060,20946
Apr 17, 2001Tuesday17$49,887-1.5%-57.1%660$75$65,110,09647
Apr 18, 2001Wednesday17$48,364-3.1%-50%660$73$65,158,46048
Apr 19, 2001Thursday17$45,821-5.3%-60.9%660$69$65,204,28149
Apr 20, 2001Friday4$90,523+97.6%-47.2%434$208$65,294,80450
Apr 21, 2001Saturday4$139,866+54.5%-25.2%434$322$65,434,67051
Apr 22, 2001Sunday4$67,290-51.9%-43.7%434$155$65,501,96052
Apr 23, 2001Monday16$21,653-67.8%-57.2%434$49$65,523,61353
Apr 24, 2001Tuesday16$26,319+21.5%-47.2%434$60$65,549,93254
Apr 25, 2001Wednesday16$21,483-18.4%-55.6%434$49$65,571,41555
Apr 26, 2001Thursday16$24,150+12.4%-47.3%434$55$65,595,56556
Apr 27, 2001Friday4$43,209+78.9%-52.3%237$182$65,638,77457
Apr 28, 2001Saturday4$58,778+36%-58%237$248$65,697,55258
Apr 29, 2001Sunday4$33,263-43.4%-50.6%237$140$65,730,81559
Apr 30, 2001Monday16$11,420-65.7%-47.3%237$48$65,742,23560
May 1, 2001Tuesday16$13,017+14%-50.5%237$54$65,755,25261
May 2, 2001Wednesday16$12,583-3.3%-41.4%237$53$65,767,83562
May 3, 2001Thursday16$11,245-10.6%-53.4%237$47$65,779,08063
May 4, 2001Friday4$76,203+577.7%+76.4%425$179$65,855,28364
May 5, 2001Saturday4$116,584+53%+98.3%425$274$65,971,86765
May 6, 2001Sunday4$72,109-38.1%+116.8%425$169$66,043,97666
May 7, 2001Monday13$23,803-67%+108.4%425$56$66,067,77967
May 8, 2001Tuesday13$31,005+30.3%+138.2%425$72$66,098,78468
May 9, 2001Wednesday13$26,977-13%+114.4%425$63$66,125,76169
May 10, 2001Thursday13$25,301-6.2%+125%425$59$66,151,06270
May 11, 2001Friday4$49,280+94.8%-35.3%359$137$66,200,34271
May 12, 2001Saturday4$72,311+46.7%-38%359$201$66,272,65372
May 13, 2001Sunday3$51,292-29.1%-28.9%359$142$66,323,94573
May 14, 2001Monday13$18,460-64%-22.4%359$51$66,342,40574
May 15, 2001Tuesday13$20,372+10.4%-34.3%359$56$66,362,77775
May 16, 2001Wednesday14$19,548-4%-27.5%359$54$66,382,32576
May 17, 2001Thursday14$18,503-5.3%-26.9%359$51$66,400,82877
May 18, 2001Friday5$46,247+149.9%-6.2%262$176$66,447,07578
May 19, 2001Saturday4$72,819+57.5%+0.7%262$277$66,519,89479
May 20, 2001Sunday4$68,697-5.7%+33.9%262$262$66,588,59180
May 21, 2001Monday14$16,308-76.3%-11.7%262$62$66,604,89981
May 22, 2001Tuesday14$16,517+1.3%-18.9%262$63$66,621,41682
May 23, 2001Wednesday14$16,342-1.1%-16.4%262$62$66,637,75883
May 24, 2001Thursday14$17,189+5.2%-7.1%262$65$66,654,94784
May 25, 2001Friday6$38,041+121.3%-17.7%148$257$66,692,98885
May 26, 2001Saturday6$54,726+43.9%-24.8%148$369$66,747,71486
May 27, 2001Sunday6$38,895-28.9%-43.4%148$262$66,786,60987
May 28, 2001
Memorial Day
Monday13$22,006-43.4%+34.9%148$148$66,808,61588
May 29, 2001Tuesday13$12,743-42.1%-22.8%148$86$66,821,35889
May 30, 2001Wednesday13$11,281-11.5%-31%148$76$66,832,63990
May 31, 2001Thursday13$12,394+9.9%-27.9%148$83$66,845,03391