Tropic Thunder

Through a series of freak occurrences, a group of actors shooting a big-budget war movie are forced to become the soldiers they are portraying.

Grosses

Domestic (58.8%)
$110,515,313
Summary Details
DistributorDreamWorks
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Opening$25,812,796
3,319 theaters
Budget$92,000,000
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 47 min
GenresAction Comedy War
In Release142 days/20 weeks
Widest Release3,473 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Aug 13, 2008Wednesday1$6,503,141--3,319$1,959$6,503,1411
Aug 14, 2008Thursday1$4,529,651-30.3%-3,319$1,364$11,032,7922
Aug 15, 2008Friday1$8,208,800+81.2%-3,319$2,473$19,241,5923
Aug 16, 2008Saturday1$9,582,941+16.7%-3,319$2,887$28,824,5334
Aug 17, 2008Sunday1$8,021,055-16.3%-3,319$2,416$36,845,5885
Aug 18, 2008Monday1$3,590,742-55.2%-3,319$1,081$40,436,3306
Aug 19, 2008Tuesday1$3,527,597-1.8%-3,319$1,062$43,963,9277
Aug 20, 2008Wednesday1$2,905,228-17.6%-55.3%3,319$875$46,869,1558
Aug 21, 2008Thursday1$2,698,565-7.1%-40.4%3,319$813$49,567,7209
Aug 22, 2008Friday2$4,844,338+79.5%-41%3,352$1,445$54,412,05810
Aug 23, 2008Saturday1$6,477,403+33.7%-32.4%3,352$1,932$60,889,46111
Aug 24, 2008Sunday1$4,950,454-23.6%-38.3%3,352$1,476$65,839,91512
Aug 25, 2008Monday1$1,897,596-61.7%-47.2%3,352$566$67,737,51113
Aug 26, 2008Tuesday1$1,790,558-5.6%-49.2%3,352$534$69,528,06914
Aug 27, 2008Wednesday1$1,439,940-19.6%-50.4%3,352$429$70,968,00915
Aug 28, 2008Thursday1$1,365,815-5.1%-49.4%3,352$407$72,333,82416
Aug 29, 2008Friday2$3,014,038+120.7%-37.8%3,473$867$75,347,86217
Aug 30, 2008Saturday1$4,200,171+39.4%-35.2%3,473$1,209$79,548,03318
Aug 31, 2008Sunday1$4,304,402+2.5%-13.1%3,473$1,239$83,852,43519
Sep 1, 2008
Labor Day
Monday1$3,083,510-28.4%+62.5%3,473$887$86,935,94520
Sep 2, 2008Tuesday1$899,643-70.8%-49.8%3,473$259$87,835,58821
Sep 3, 2008Wednesday1$751,881-16.4%-47.8%3,473$216$88,587,46922
Sep 4, 2008Thursday1$723,450-3.8%-47%3,473$208$89,310,91923
Sep 5, 2008Friday2$2,103,284+190.7%-30.2%3,446$610$91,414,20324
Sep 6, 2008Saturday1$3,397,702+61.5%-19.1%3,446$985$94,811,90525
Sep 7, 2008Sunday2$1,729,724-49.1%-59.8%3,446$501$96,541,62926
Sep 8, 2008Monday2$528,967-69.4%-82.8%3,446$153$97,070,59627
Sep 9, 2008Tuesday2$641,461+21.3%-28.7%3,446$186$97,712,05728
Sep 10, 2008Wednesday2$535,653-16.5%-28.8%3,446$155$98,247,71029
Sep 11, 2008Thursday1$542,954+1.4%-24.9%3,446$157$98,790,66430
Sep 12, 2008Friday6$1,218,010+124.3%-42.1%2,927$416$100,008,67431
Sep 13, 2008Saturday7$1,901,683+56.1%-44%2,927$649$101,910,35732
Sep 14, 2008Sunday5$1,063,712-44.1%-38.5%2,927$363$102,974,06933
Sep 15, 2008Monday5$313,954-70.5%-40.6%2,927$107$103,288,02334
Sep 16, 2008Tuesday5$337,887+7.6%-47.3%2,927$115$103,625,91035
Sep 17, 2008Wednesday5$305,157-9.7%-43%2,927$104$103,931,06736
Sep 18, 2008Thursday5$318,414+4.3%-41.4%2,927$108$104,249,48137
Sep 19, 2008Friday11$750,102+135.6%-38.4%2,333$321$104,999,58338
Sep 20, 2008Saturday11$1,180,366+57.4%-37.9%2,333$505$106,179,94939
Sep 21, 2008Sunday10$625,773-47%-41.2%2,333$268$106,805,72240
Sep 22, 2008Monday10$186,618-70.2%-40.6%2,333$79$106,992,34041
Sep 23, 2008Tuesday10$206,938+10.9%-38.8%2,333$88$107,199,27842
Sep 24, 2008Wednesday10$192,089-7.2%-37.1%2,333$82$107,391,36743
Sep 25, 2008Thursday10$192,348+0.1%-39.6%2,333$82$107,583,71544
Sep 26, 2008Friday16$322,800+67.8%-57%1,354$238$107,906,51545
Sep 27, 2008Saturday15$572,103+77.2%-51.5%1,354$422$108,478,61846
Sep 28, 2008Sunday15$290,047-49.3%-53.6%1,354$214$108,768,66547
Sep 29, 2008Monday15$91,743-68.4%-50.8%1,354$67$108,860,40848
Sep 30, 2008Tuesday15$107,617+17.3%-48%1,354$79$108,968,02549
Oct 1, 2008Wednesday15$95,181-11.6%-50.4%1,354$70$109,063,20650
Oct 2, 2008Thursday15$82,363-13.5%-57.2%1,354$60$109,145,56951
Oct 3, 2008Friday26$102,000+23.8%-68.4%485$210$109,247,56952
Oct 4, 2008Saturday26$142,436+39.6%-75.1%485$293$109,390,00553
Oct 5, 2008Sunday25$82,157-42.3%-71.7%485$169$109,472,16254
Oct 6, 2008Monday26$24,141-70.6%-73.7%485$49$109,496,30355
Oct 7, 2008Tuesday26$27,835+15.3%-74.1%485$57$109,524,13856
Oct 8, 2008Wednesday27$27,918+0.3%-70.7%485$57$109,552,05657
Oct 9, 2008Thursday26$28,941+3.7%-64.9%485$59$109,580,99758
Oct 10, 2008Friday30$47,234+63.2%-53.7%250$188$109,628,23159
Oct 11, 2008Saturday30$65,284+38.2%-54.2%250$261$109,693,51560
Oct 12, 2008Sunday32$38,242-41.4%-53.5%250$152$109,731,75761
Oct 13, 2008
Columbus Day
Monday32$16,796-56.1%-30.4%250$67$109,748,55362
Oct 14, 2008Tuesday32$13,540-19.4%-51.4%250$54$109,762,09363
Oct 15, 2008Wednesday32$11,509-15%-58.8%250$46$109,773,60264
Oct 16, 2008Thursday33$13,266+15.3%-54.2%250$53$109,786,86865
Oct 17, 2008Friday34$28,752+116.7%-39.1%179$160$109,815,62066
Oct 18, 2008Saturday33$40,143+39.6%-38.5%179$224$109,855,76367
Oct 19, 2008Sunday35$20,370-49.3%-46.7%179$113$109,876,13368
Oct 20, 2008Monday36$7,018-65.5%-58.2%179$39$109,883,15169
Oct 21, 2008Tuesday33$9,235+31.6%-31.8%179$51$109,892,38670
Oct 22, 2008Wednesday33$8,522-7.7%-26%179$47$109,900,90871
Oct 23, 2008Thursday37$7,336-13.9%-44.7%179$40$109,908,24472
Oct 24, 2008Friday26$56,692+672.8%+97.2%228$248$109,964,93673
Oct 25, 2008Saturday29$69,631+22.8%+73.5%228$305$110,034,56774
Oct 26, 2008Sunday26$45,682-34.4%+124.3%228$200$110,080,24975
Oct 27, 2008Monday26$16,248-64.4%+131.5%228$71$110,096,49776
Oct 28, 2008Tuesday25$19,097+17.5%+106.8%228$83$110,115,59477
Oct 29, 2008Wednesday25$17,267-9.6%+102.6%228$75$110,132,86178
Oct 30, 2008Thursday26$15,876-8.1%+116.4%228$69$110,148,73779
Oct 31, 2008
Halloween
Friday31$22,034+38.8%-61.1%220$100$110,170,77180
Nov 1, 2008Saturday30$59,502+170%-14.5%220$270$110,230,27381
Nov 2, 2008Sunday30$38,521-35.3%-15.7%220$175$110,268,79482
Nov 3, 2008Monday29$10,877-71.8%-33.1%220$49$110,279,67183
Nov 4, 2008Tuesday30$13,288+22.2%-30.4%220$60$110,292,95984
Nov 5, 2008Wednesday27$13,958+5%-19.2%220$63$110,306,91785
Nov 6, 2008Thursday27$13,903-0.4%-12.4%220$63$110,320,82086
Nov 7, 2008Friday34$28,340+103.8%+28.6%165$171$110,349,16087
Nov 8, 2008Saturday34$41,809+47.5%-29.7%165$253$110,390,96988
Nov 9, 2008Sunday32$25,733-38.5%-33.2%165$155$110,416,70289
Nov 10, 2008Monday29$11,327-56%+4.1%165$68$110,428,02990
Nov 11, 2008Tuesday31$14,936+31.9%+12.4%165$90$110,442,96591
Nov 12, 2008Wednesday29$9,010-39.7%-35.4%165$54$110,451,97592
Nov 13, 2008Thursday31$9,332+3.6%-32.9%165$56$110,461,30793