Head of State

When a presidential candidate dies unexpectedly in the middle of the campaign, Washington, D.C. alderman, Mays Gilliam is unexpectedly picked as his replacement.

Grosses

Domestic (98.7%)
$38,125,247
Summary Details
DistributorDreamWorks Distribution
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Runtime1 hr 35 min
Opening Weekend$13,503,484
2,151 theaters
GenresComedy
Widest Release2,256 theaters
In Release279 days/39 weeks
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Mar 28, 2003Friday1$4,453,326--2,151$2,070$4,453,3261
Mar 29, 2003Saturday1$5,846,054+31.3%-2,151$2,717$10,299,3802
Mar 30, 2003Sunday1$3,204,104-45.2%-2,151$1,489$13,503,4843
Mar 31, 2003Monday2$842,473-73.7%-2,151$391$14,345,9574
Apr 1, 2003Tuesday2$797,423-5.3%-2,151$370$15,143,3805
Apr 2, 2003Wednesday2$718,103-9.9%-2,151$333$15,861,4836
Apr 3, 2003Thursday1$720,582+0.3%-2,151$334$16,582,0657
Apr 4, 2003Friday4$2,709,983+276.1%-39.1%2,155$1,257$19,292,0488
Apr 5, 2003Saturday5$3,909,289+44.3%-33.1%2,155$1,814$23,201,3379
Apr 6, 2003Sunday4$1,958,909-49.9%-38.9%2,155$909$25,160,24610
Apr 7, 2003Monday5$438,487-77.6%-48%2,155$203$25,598,73311
Apr 8, 2003Tuesday5$476,509+8.7%-40.2%2,155$221$26,075,24212
Apr 9, 2003Wednesday6$435,893-8.5%-39.3%2,155$202$26,511,13513
Apr 10, 2003Thursday6$442,391+1.5%-38.6%2,155$205$26,953,52614
Apr 11, 2003Friday7$1,195,950+170.3%-55.9%2,256$530$28,149,47615
Apr 12, 2003Saturday5$1,831,570+53.1%-53.1%2,256$811$29,981,04616
Apr 13, 2003Sunday6$954,515-47.9%-51.3%2,256$423$30,935,56117
Apr 14, 2003Monday6$319,276-66.6%-27.2%2,256$141$31,254,83718
Apr 15, 2003Tuesday6$336,305+5.3%-29.4%2,256$149$31,591,14219
Apr 16, 2003Wednesday9$311,827-7.3%-28.5%2,256$138$31,902,96920
Apr 17, 2003Thursday6$490,025+57.1%+10.8%2,256$217$32,392,99421
Apr 18, 2003Friday11$816,325+66.6%-31.7%1,844$442$33,209,31922
Apr 19, 2003Saturday13$823,185+0.8%-55.1%1,844$446$34,032,50423
Apr 20, 2003
Easter Sunday
Sunday12$575,072-30.1%-39.8%1,844$311$34,607,57624
Apr 21, 2003Monday12$256,551-55.4%-19.6%1,844$139$34,864,12725
Apr 22, 2003Tuesday13$199,312-22.3%-40.7%1,844$108$35,063,43926
Apr 23, 2003Wednesday11$191,834-3.8%-38.5%1,844$104$35,255,27327
Apr 24, 2003Thursday11$197,063+2.7%-59.8%1,844$106$35,452,33628
Apr 25, 2003Friday19$297,209+50.8%-63.6%1,006$295$35,749,54529
Apr 26, 2003Saturday18$439,331+47.8%-46.6%1,006$436$36,188,87630
Apr 27, 2003Sunday19$193,178-56%-66.4%1,006$192$36,382,05431
Apr 28, 2003Monday20$50,807-73.7%-80.2%1,006$50$36,432,86132
Apr 29, 2003Tuesday21$48,562-4.4%-75.6%1,006$48$36,481,42333
Apr 30, 2003Wednesday21$49,742+2.4%-74.1%1,006$49$36,531,16534
May 1, 2003Thursday21$48,041-3.4%-75.6%1,006$47$36,579,20635
May 2, 2003Friday23$101,952+112.2%-65.7%455$224$36,681,15836
May 3, 2003Saturday22$159,162+56.1%-63.8%455$349$36,840,32037
May 4, 2003Sunday26$80,456-49.5%-58.4%455$176$36,920,77638
May 5, 2003Monday25$19,617-75.6%-61.4%455$43$36,940,39339
May 6, 2003Tuesday26$21,212+8.1%-56.3%455$46$36,961,60540
May 7, 2003Wednesday25$18,621-12.2%-62.6%455$40$36,980,22641
May 8, 2003Thursday25$21,968+18%-54.3%455$48$37,002,19442
May 9, 2003Friday28$46,181+110.2%-54.7%256$180$37,048,37543
May 10, 2003Saturday29$67,820+46.9%-57.4%256$264$37,116,19544
May 11, 2003Sunday27$51,201-24.5%-36.4%256$200$37,167,39645
May 12, 2003Monday31$12,377-75.8%-36.9%256$48$37,179,77346
May 13, 2003Tuesday33$11,036-10.8%-48%256$43$37,190,80947
May 14, 2003Wednesday34$8,562-22.4%-54%256$33$37,199,37148
May 15, 2003Thursday36$6,100-28.8%-72.2%256$23$37,205,47149
May 16, 2003Friday27$15,953+161.5%-65.5%116$137$37,221,42450
May 17, 2003Saturday25$30,159+89%-55.5%116$259$37,251,58351
May 18, 2003Sunday29$13,865-54%-72.9%116$119$37,265,44852
May 19, 2003Monday28$3,697-73.3%-70.1%116$31$37,269,14553
May 20, 2003Tuesday26$4,063+9.9%-63.2%116$35$37,273,20854
May 21, 2003Wednesday27$3,522-13.3%-58.9%116$30$37,276,73055
May 22, 2003Thursday26$5,174+46.9%-15.2%116$44$37,281,90456
May 23, 2003Friday21$29,971+479.3%+87.9%74$405$37,311,87557
May 24, 2003Saturday21$51,444+71.6%+70.6%74$695$37,363,31958
May 25, 2003Sunday22$37,625-26.9%+171.4%74$508$37,400,94459
May 26, 2003
Memorial Day
Monday23$14,230-62.2%+284.9%74$192$37,415,17460
May 27, 2003Tuesday21$12,191-14.3%+200%74$164$37,427,36561
May 28, 2003Wednesday22$8,741-28.3%+148.2%74$118$37,436,10662
May 29, 2003Thursday23$7,282-16.7%+40.7%74$98$37,443,38863
May 30, 2003Friday20$43,151+492.6%+44%207$208$37,486,53964
May 31, 2003Saturday19$80,322+86.1%+56.1%207$388$37,566,86165
Jun 1, 2003Sunday21$43,622-45.7%+15.9%207$210$37,610,48366
Jun 2, 2003Monday19$17,598-59.7%+23.7%207$85$37,628,08167
Jun 3, 2003Tuesday18$23,291+32.4%+91.1%207$112$37,651,37268
Jun 4, 2003Wednesday20$19,112-17.9%+118.6%207$92$37,670,48469
Jun 5, 2003Thursday21$19,701+3.1%+170.5%207$95$37,690,18570
Jun 6, 2003Friday26$25,274+28.3%-41.4%154$164$37,715,45971
Jun 7, 2003Saturday26$47,322+87.2%-41.1%154$307$37,762,78172
Jun 8, 2003Sunday27$25,447-46.2%-41.7%154$165$37,788,22873
Jun 9, 2003Monday23$13,174-48.2%-25.1%154$85$37,801,40274
Jun 10, 2003Tuesday22$15,037+14.1%-35.4%154$97$37,816,43975
Jun 11, 2003Wednesday22$13,921-7.4%-27.2%154$90$37,830,36076
Jun 12, 2003Thursday23$15,064+8.2%-23.5%154$97$37,845,42477
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