City by the Sea

Vincent Lamarca, whose father was executed for a 1950s kidnapping of a child, grew up to become a police officer, only to see his own son become a murder suspect.

Grosses

Domestic (76.3%)
$22,449,000
Summary Details
DistributorWarner Bros.
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Opening$8,935,426
2,575 theaters
Budget$40,000,000
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 48 min
GenresCrime Drama Mystery Thriller
In Release119 days/17 weeks
Widest Release2,575 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Sep 6, 2002Friday2$2,963,156--2,575$1,150$2,963,1561
Sep 7, 2002Saturday4$3,738,191+26.2%-2,575$1,451$6,701,3472
Sep 8, 2002Sunday3$2,234,079-40.2%-2,575$867$8,935,4263
Sep 9, 2002Monday2$711,118-68.2%-2,575$276$9,646,5444
Sep 10, 2002Tuesday2$818,149+15.1%-2,575$317$10,464,6935
Sep 11, 2002Wednesday2$703,226-14%-2,575$273$11,167,9196
Sep 12, 2002Thursday2$624,371-11.2%-2,575$242$11,792,2907
Sep 13, 2002Friday7$1,425,443+128.3%-51.9%2,575$553$13,217,7338
Sep 14, 2002Saturday7$2,133,325+49.7%-42.9%2,575$828$15,351,0589
Sep 15, 2002Sunday7$1,303,677-38.9%-41.6%2,575$506$16,654,73510
Sep 16, 2002Monday4$414,485-68.2%-41.7%2,575$160$17,069,22011
Sep 17, 2002Tuesday4$427,264+3.1%-47.8%2,575$165$17,496,48412
Sep 18, 2002Wednesday4$381,232-10.8%-45.8%2,575$148$17,877,71613
Sep 19, 2002Thursday4$353,445-7.3%-43.4%2,575$137$18,231,16114
Sep 20, 2002Friday12$568,448+60.8%-60.1%2,150$264$18,799,60915
Sep 21, 2002Saturday12$924,325+62.6%-56.7%2,150$429$19,723,93416
Sep 22, 2002Sunday12$485,494-47.5%-62.8%2,150$225$20,209,42817
Sep 23, 2002Monday10$153,313-68.4%-63%2,150$71$20,362,74118
Sep 24, 2002Tuesday10$183,219+19.5%-57.1%2,150$85$20,545,96019
Sep 25, 2002Wednesday10$157,886-13.8%-58.6%2,150$73$20,703,84620
Sep 26, 2002Thursday10$161,157+2.1%-54.4%2,150$74$20,865,00321
Sep 27, 2002Friday14$222,732+38.2%-60.8%1,034$215$21,087,73522
Sep 28, 2002Saturday14$358,111+60.8%-61.3%1,034$346$21,445,84623
Sep 29, 2002Sunday14$183,573-48.7%-62.2%1,034$177$21,629,41924
Sep 30, 2002Monday13$61,313-66.6%-60%1,034$59$21,690,73225
Oct 1, 2002Tuesday14$62,247+1.5%-66%1,034$60$21,752,97926
Oct 2, 2002Wednesday14$58,302-6.3%-63.1%1,034$56$21,811,28127
Oct 3, 2002Thursday14$55,321-5.1%-65.7%1,034$53$21,866,60228
Oct 4, 2002Friday18$63,624+15%-71.4%425$149$21,930,22629
Oct 5, 2002Saturday18$111,275+74.9%-68.9%425$261$22,041,50130
Oct 6, 2002Sunday18$52,573-52.8%-71.4%425$123$22,094,07431
Oct 7, 2002Monday18$18,076-65.6%-70.5%425$42$22,112,15032
Oct 8, 2002Tuesday18$25,246+39.7%-59.4%425$59$22,137,39633
Oct 9, 2002Wednesday18$24,341-3.6%-58.3%425$57$22,161,73734
Oct 10, 2002Thursday18$23,494-3.5%-57.5%425$55$22,185,23135
Oct 11, 2002Friday33$12,643-46.2%-80.1%85$148$22,197,87436
Oct 12, 2002Saturday36$16,996+34.4%-84.7%85$199$22,214,87037
Oct 13, 2002Sunday37$11,477-32.5%-78.2%85$135$22,226,34738
Oct 14, 2002
Columbus Day
Monday32$5,064-55.9%-72%85$59$22,231,41139
Oct 15, 2002Tuesday32$3,538-30.1%-86%85$41$22,234,94940
Oct 16, 2002Wednesday33$3,054-13.7%-87.5%85$35$22,238,00341
Oct 17, 2002Thursday35$2,770-9.3%-88.2%85$32$22,240,77342
Oct 21, 2002Monday34$2,523--50.2%54$46$22,273,73546
Oct 22, 2002Tuesday34$3,043+20.6%-14%54$56$22,276,77847
Oct 23, 2002Wednesday34$2,548-16.3%-16.6%54$47$22,279,32648
Oct 24, 2002Thursday34$2,325-8.8%-16.1%54$43$22,281,65149
Oct 25, 2002Friday35$4,473+92.4%-31$144$22,286,12450
Oct 26, 2002Saturday37$5,373+20.1%-31$173$22,291,49751
Oct 27, 2002Sunday35$3,976-26%-31$128$22,295,47352
Oct 28, 2002Monday33$750-81.1%-70.3%31$24$22,296,22353
Oct 29, 2002Tuesday30$1,071+42.8%-64.8%31$34$22,297,29454
Oct 30, 2002Wednesday32$933-12.9%-63.4%31$30$22,298,22755
Oct 31, 2002
Halloween
Thursday32$945+1.3%-59.4%31$30$22,299,17256
Nov 1, 2002Friday25$20,454+2,064.4%+357.3%185$110$22,319,62657
Nov 2, 2002Saturday25$30,528+49.3%+468.2%185$165$22,350,15458
Nov 3, 2002Sunday24$19,787-35.2%+397.7%185$106$22,369,94159
Nov 4, 2002Monday22$7,395-62.6%+886%185$39$22,377,33660
Nov 5, 2002Tuesday22$8,592+16.2%+702.2%185$46$22,385,92861
Nov 6, 2002Wednesday22$7,992-7%+756.6%185$43$22,393,92062
Nov 7, 2002Thursday22$7,925-0.8%+738.6%185$42$22,401,84563
Nov 8, 2002Friday30$9,356+18.1%-54.3%94$99$22,411,20164
Nov 9, 2002Saturday31$13,768+47.2%-54.9%94$146$22,424,96965
Nov 10, 2002Sunday30$8,946-35%-54.8%94$95$22,433,91566
Nov 11, 2002Monday28$4,008-55.2%-45.8%94$42$22,437,92367
Nov 12, 2002Tuesday27$4,114+2.6%-52.1%94$43$22,442,03768
Nov 13, 2002Wednesday26$3,518-14.5%-56%94$37$22,445,55569
Nov 14, 2002Thursday27$3,324-5.5%-58.1%94$35$22,448,87970
Nov 15, 2002Friday31$8,689+161.4%-7.1%--$22,449,00071