Charlie Wilson's War

A drama based on a Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets have some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.

Grosses

Domestic (56.3%)
$66,661,095
Summary Details
DistributorUniversal Pictures
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Opening$9,656,250
2,575 theaters
Budget$75,000,000
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 42 min
GenresBiography Comedy Drama History
In Release377 days/53 weeks
Widest Release2,594 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Dec 21, 2007Friday5$2,793,875--2,575$1,085$2,793,8751
Dec 22, 2007Saturday4$3,695,125+32.3%-2,575$1,435$6,489,0002
Dec 23, 2007Sunday4$3,167,250-14.3%-2,575$1,230$9,656,2503
Dec 24, 2007Monday4$1,957,305-38.2%-2,575$760$11,613,5554
Dec 25, 2007
Christmas Day
Tuesday5$4,338,875+121.7%-2,575$1,685$15,952,4305
Dec 26, 2007Wednesday5$3,720,875-14.2%-2,575$1,445$19,673,3056
Dec 27, 2007Thursday4$3,065,125-17.6%-2,575$1,190$22,738,4307
Dec 28, 2007Friday4$3,926,875+28.1%+40.6%2,575$1,525$26,665,3058
Dec 29, 2007Saturday4$4,377,485+11.5%+18.5%2,575$1,699$31,042,7909
Dec 30, 2007Sunday4$3,708,000-15.3%+17.1%2,575$1,440$34,750,79010
Dec 31, 2007
New Year's Eve
Monday4$3,914,055+5.6%+100%2,575$1,520$38,664,84511
Jan 1, 2008
New Year's Day
Tuesday5$3,038,465-22.4%-30%2,575$1,179$41,703,31012
Jan 2, 2008Wednesday7$1,441,995-52.5%-61.2%2,575$559$43,145,30513
Jan 3, 2008Thursday7$1,300,985-9.8%-57.6%2,575$505$44,446,29014
Jan 4, 2008Friday7$2,568,060+97.4%-34.6%2,594$990$47,014,35015
Jan 5, 2008Saturday6$3,566,750+38.9%-18.5%2,594$1,375$50,581,10016
Jan 6, 2008Sunday6$1,971,440-44.7%-46.8%2,594$760$52,552,54017
Jan 7, 2008Monday7$571,125-71%-85.4%2,594$220$53,123,66518
Jan 8, 2008Tuesday5$725,985+27.1%-76.1%2,594$279$53,849,65019
Jan 9, 2008Wednesday5$700,425-3.5%-51.4%2,594$270$54,550,07520
Jan 10, 2008Thursday5$673,995-3.8%-48.2%2,594$259$55,224,07021
Jan 11, 2008Friday9$1,348,480+100.1%-47.5%2,408$560$56,572,55022
Jan 12, 2008Saturday10$1,854,160+37.5%-48%2,408$770$58,426,71023
Jan 13, 2008Sunday12$927,080-50%-53%2,408$385$59,353,79024
Jan 14, 2008Monday9$361,200-61%-36.8%2,408$150$59,714,99025
Jan 15, 2008Tuesday8$385,775+6.8%-46.9%2,408$160$60,100,76526
Jan 16, 2008Wednesday8$373,240-3.2%-46.7%2,408$155$60,474,00527
Jan 17, 2008Thursday9$373,505<0.1%-44.6%2,408$155$60,847,51028
Jan 18, 2008Friday15$561,080+50.2%-58.4%1,352$415$61,408,59029
Jan 19, 2008Saturday15$973,440+73.5%-47.5%1,352$720$62,382,03030
Jan 20, 2008Sunday17$432,640-55.6%-53.3%1,352$320$62,814,67031
Jan 21, 2008
MLK Day
Monday19$392,065-9.4%+8.5%1,352$289$63,206,73532
Jan 22, 2008Tuesday15$169,505-56.8%-56.1%1,352$125$63,376,24033
Jan 23, 2008Wednesday14$175,430+3.5%-53%1,352$129$63,551,67034
Jan 24, 2008Thursday15$181,985+3.7%-51.3%1,352$134$63,733,65535
Jan 25, 2008Friday19$238,975+31.3%-57.4%605$395$63,972,63036
Jan 26, 2008Saturday21$453,585+89.8%-53.4%605$749$64,426,21537
Jan 27, 2008Sunday22$239,125-47.3%-44.7%605$395$64,665,34038
Jan 28, 2008Monday20$69,575-70.9%-82.3%605$115$64,734,91539
Jan 29, 2008Tuesday19$69,860+0.4%-58.8%605$115$64,804,77540
Jan 30, 2008Wednesday19$72,495+3.8%-58.7%605$119$64,877,27041
Jan 31, 2008Thursday19$66,550-8.2%-63.4%605$110$64,943,82042
Feb 1, 2008Friday24$144,335+116.9%-39.6%412$350$65,088,15543
Feb 2, 2008Saturday24$271,920+88.4%-40.1%412$660$65,360,07544
Feb 3, 2008Sunday29$70,125-74.2%-70.7%412$170$65,430,20045
Feb 4, 2008Monday24$45,320-35.4%-34.9%412$110$65,475,52046
Feb 5, 2008Tuesday24$45,225-0.2%-35.3%412$109$65,520,74547
Feb 6, 2008Wednesday21$45,195<0.1%-37.7%412$109$65,565,94048
Feb 7, 2008Thursday21$53,560+18.5%-19.5%412$130$65,619,50049
Feb 8, 2008Friday28$98,580+84.1%-31.7%318$310$65,718,08050
Feb 9, 2008Saturday30$173,310+75.8%-36.3%318$545$65,891,39051
Feb 10, 2008Sunday30$87,450-49.5%+24.7%318$275$65,978,84052
Feb 11, 2008Monday30$27,030-69.1%-40.4%318$85$66,005,87053
Feb 12, 2008Tuesday27$30,210+11.8%-33.2%318$95$66,036,08054
Feb 13, 2008Wednesday27$31,795+5.2%-29.6%318$99$66,067,87555
Feb 14, 2008Thursday30$37,845+19%-29.3%261$145$66,105,72056
Feb 15, 2008Friday30$53,085+40.3%-46.2%180$294$66,158,80557
Feb 16, 2008Saturday29$95,405+79.7%-45%180$530$66,254,21058
Feb 17, 2008Sunday30$65,690-31.1%-24.9%180$364$66,319,90059
Feb 18, 2008
Presidents' Day
Monday31$41,375-37%+53.1%180$229$66,361,27560
Feb 19, 2008Tuesday33$18,025-56.4%-40.3%180$100$66,379,30061
Feb 20, 2008Wednesday30$17,995-0.2%-43.4%180$99$66,397,29562
Feb 21, 2008Thursday30$18,885+4.9%-50.1%180$104$66,416,18063
Feb 22, 2008Friday33$32,385+71.5%-39%135$239$66,448,56564
Feb 23, 2008Saturday32$57,375+77.2%-39.9%135$425$66,505,94065
Feb 24, 2008Sunday36$22,275-61.2%-66.1%135$165$66,528,21566
Feb 25, 2008Monday33$8,775-60.6%-78.8%135$65$66,536,99067
Feb 26, 2008Tuesday33$9,425+7.4%-47.7%135$69$66,546,41568
Feb 27, 2008Wednesday31$10,800+14.6%-40%135$80$66,557,21569
Feb 28, 2008Thursday33$10,785-0.1%-42.9%135$79$66,568,00070
Feb 29, 2008Friday36$17,460+61.9%-46.1%97$180$66,585,46071
Mar 1, 2008Saturday35$34,435+97.2%-40%97$355$66,619,89572
Mar 2, 2008Sunday38$16,490-52.1%-26%97$170$66,636,38573
Mar 3, 2008Monday37$5,335-67.6%-39.2%97$55$66,641,72074
Mar 4, 2008Tuesday35$6,790+27.3%-28%97$70$66,648,51075
Mar 5, 2008Wednesday35$6,305-7.1%-41.6%97$65$66,654,81576
Mar 6, 2008Thursday37$6,280-0.4%-41.8%97$64$66,661,09577