The Butterfly Effect

Evan Treborn suffers blackouts during significant events of his life. As he grows up, he finds a way to remember these lost memories and a supernatural way to alter his life by reading his journal.

Grosses

Domestic (60.5%)
$57,938,693
Summary Details
DistributorNew Line Cinema
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Opening$17,100,000
2,605 theaters
Budget$13,000,000
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 53 min
GenresDrama Sci-Fi Thriller
In Release344 days/49 weeks
Widest Release2,605 theaters

Key:Estimated

DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Jan 23, 2004Friday1$6,044,000--2,605$2,320$6,044,0001
Jan 24, 2004Saturday2$6,878,000+13.8%-2,605$2,640$12,922,0002
Jan 25, 2004Sunday1$4,142,000-39.8%-2,605$1,590$17,065,2273
Jan 26, 2004Monday1$1,329,000-67.9%-2,605$510$18,394,0004
Jan 27, 2004Tuesday1$1,279,000-3.8%-2,605$490$19,673,0005
Jan 28, 2004Wednesday1$1,279,000--2,605$490$20,952,0006
Jan 29, 2004Thursday1$1,228,000-4%-2,605$471$22,178,7847
Jan 30, 2004Friday2$3,450,000+180.9%-42.9%2,605$1,324$25,629,0008
Jan 31, 2004Saturday3$4,585,000+32.9%-33.3%2,605$1,760$30,214,0009
Feb 1, 2004Sunday2$1,520,000-66.8%-63.3%2,605$583$31,735,06410
Feb 2, 2004Monday1$832,000-45.3%-37.4%2,605$319$32,567,00011
Feb 3, 2004Tuesday1$832,000--34.9%2,605$319$33,399,00012
Feb 4, 2004Wednesday1$723,000-13.1%-43.5%2,605$277$34,122,00013
Feb 5, 2004Thursday1$678,000-6.2%-44.8%2,605$260$34,800,02414
Feb 6, 2004Friday5$1,941,000+186.3%-43.7%2,519$770$36,741,00015
Feb 7, 2004Saturday5$2,861,000+47.4%-37.6%2,519$1,135$39,602,00016
Feb 8, 2004Sunday5$1,711,000-40.2%+12.6%2,519$679$41,312,76717
Feb 9, 2004Monday3$477,000-72.1%-42.7%2,519$189$41,790,00018
Feb 10, 2004Tuesday3$517,000+8.4%-37.9%2,519$205$42,307,00019
Feb 11, 2004Wednesday3$437,000-15.5%-39.6%2,519$173$42,744,00020
Feb 12, 2004Thursday3$477,000+9.2%-29.6%2,519$189$43,220,31621
Feb 13, 2004Friday4$1,108,000+132.3%-42.9%2,288$484$44,328,00022
Feb 14, 2004Saturday4$2,694,000+143.1%-5.8%2,288$1,177$47,022,00023
Feb 15, 2004Sunday6$1,452,000-46.1%-15.1%2,288$634$48,474,48224
Feb 16, 2004
Presidents' Day
Monday7$705,169-51.4%+47.8%2,288$308$49,179,65125
Feb 17, 2004Tuesday4$400,000-43.3%-22.6%2,288$174$49,579,65126
Feb 18, 2004Wednesday4$330,000-17.5%-24.5%2,288$144$49,910,00027
Feb 19, 2004Thursday4$325,000-1.5%-31.9%2,288$142$50,232,32928
Feb 20, 2004Friday8$854,000+162.8%-22.9%1,901$449$51,086,00029
Feb 21, 2004Saturday9$1,317,000+54.2%-51.1%1,901$692$52,403,00030
Feb 22, 2004Sunday8$805,000-38.9%-44.6%1,901$423$53,208,21131
Feb 23, 2004Monday8$235,000-70.8%-66.7%1,901$123$53,443,00032
Feb 24, 2004Tuesday8$274,000+16.6%-31.5%1,901$144$53,717,00033
Feb 25, 2004Wednesday10$210,000-23.4%-36.4%1,901$110$53,927,00034
Feb 26, 2004Thursday11$196,000-6.7%-39.7%1,901$103$54,123,09535
Feb 27, 2004Friday15$376,000+91.8%-56%1,035$363$54,499,00036
Feb 28, 2004Saturday17$554,000+47.3%-57.9%1,035$535$55,053,00037
Feb 29, 2004Sunday14$324,000-41.5%-59.8%1,035$313$55,377,57938
Mar 1, 2004Monday14$118,000-63.6%-49.8%1,035$114$55,496,00039
Mar 2, 2004Tuesday14$153,000+29.7%-44.2%1,035$147$55,649,00040
Mar 3, 2004Wednesday14$124,000-19%-41%1,035$119$55,773,00041
Mar 4, 2004Thursday14$129,000+4%-34.2%1,035$124$55,901,26342
Mar 5, 2004Friday17$153,000+18.6%-59.3%554$276$56,054,00043
Mar 6, 2004Saturday18$238,000+55.6%-57%554$429$56,292,00044
Mar 7, 2004Sunday18$129,000-45.8%-60.2%554$232$56,422,09145
Mar 8, 2004Monday17$50,000-61.2%-57.6%554$90$56,472,00046
Mar 9, 2004Tuesday17$62,000+24%-59.5%554$111$56,534,00047
Mar 10, 2004Wednesday17$54,000-12.9%-56.5%554$97$56,588,00048
Mar 11, 2004Thursday17$54,000--58.1%554$97$56,642,03649