Malibu's Most Wanted

A senator arranges for his son, a rich white kid who fancies himself black, to be kidnapped by a couple of black actors pretending to be murderers to try and shock him out of his plans to become a rapper.

Grosses

Domestic (99.5%)
$34,432,201
Summary Details
DistributorWarner Bros.
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Opening$12,618,159
2,503 theaters
Budget$15,000,000
MPAAPG-13
Running Time1 hr 26 min
GenresComedy Crime
In Release258 days/36 weeks
Widest Release2,503 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Apr 18, 2003Friday3$5,486,751--2,503$2,192$5,486,7511
Apr 19, 2003Saturday3$4,365,279-20.4%-2,503$1,744$9,852,0302
Apr 20, 2003
Easter Sunday
Sunday3$2,766,129-36.6%-2,503$1,105$12,618,1593
Apr 21, 2003Monday3$1,352,161-51.1%-2,503$540$13,970,3204
Apr 22, 2003Tuesday3$917,300-32.2%-2,503$366$14,887,6205
Apr 23, 2003Wednesday3$807,027-12%-2,503$322$15,694,6476
Apr 24, 2003Thursday3$808,408+0.2%-2,503$322$16,503,0557
Apr 25, 2003Friday4$2,531,534+213.2%-53.9%2,503$1,011$19,034,5898
Apr 26, 2003Saturday4$3,303,676+30.5%-24.3%2,503$1,319$22,338,2659
Apr 27, 2003Sunday4$1,502,263-54.5%-45.7%2,503$600$23,840,52810
Apr 28, 2003Monday6$286,061-81%-78.8%2,503$114$24,126,58911
Apr 29, 2003Tuesday6$279,161-2.4%-69.6%2,503$111$24,405,75012
Apr 30, 2003Wednesday6$261,179-6.4%-67.6%2,503$104$24,666,92913
May 1, 2003Thursday5$258,456-1%-68%2,503$103$24,925,38514
May 2, 2003Friday6$1,361,295+426.7%-46.2%2,340$581$26,286,68015
May 3, 2003Saturday6$1,766,271+29.7%-46.5%2,340$754$28,052,95116
May 4, 2003Sunday6$895,669-49.3%-40.4%2,340$382$28,948,62017
May 5, 2003Monday7$168,847-81.1%-41%2,340$72$29,117,46718
May 6, 2003Tuesday7$186,253+10.3%-33.3%2,340$79$29,303,72019
May 7, 2003Wednesday7$153,229-17.7%-41.3%2,340$65$29,456,94920
May 8, 2003Thursday7$162,098+5.8%-37.3%2,340$69$29,619,04721
May 9, 2003Friday8$656,339+304.9%-51.8%2,008$326$30,275,38622
May 10, 2003Saturday8$1,011,048+54%-42.8%2,008$503$31,286,43423
May 11, 2003Sunday9$461,106-54.4%-48.5%2,008$229$31,747,54024
May 12, 2003Monday10$121,452-73.7%-28.1%2,008$60$31,868,99225
May 13, 2003Tuesday11$104,286-14.1%-44%2,008$51$31,973,27826
May 14, 2003Wednesday13$83,501-19.9%-45.5%2,008$41$32,056,77927
May 15, 2003Thursday12$62,478-25.2%-61.5%2,008$31$32,119,25728
May 16, 2003Friday11$296,246+374.2%-54.9%811$365$32,415,50329
May 17, 2003Saturday11$391,805+32.3%-61.2%811$483$32,807,30830
May 18, 2003Sunday11$203,359-48.1%-55.9%811$250$33,010,66731
May 19, 2003Monday11$48,287-76.3%-60.2%811$59$33,058,95432
May 20, 2003Tuesday11$50,118+3.8%-51.9%811$61$33,109,07233
May 21, 2003Wednesday11$48,414-3.4%-42%811$59$33,157,48634
May 22, 2003Thursday11$53,210+9.9%-14.8%811$65$33,210,69635
May 23, 2003Friday14$74,549+40.1%-74.8%314$237$33,285,24536
May 24, 2003Saturday14$123,971+66.3%-68.4%314$394$33,409,21637
May 25, 2003Sunday14$81,600-34.2%-59.9%314$259$33,490,81638
May 26, 2003
Memorial Day
Monday18$44,059-46%-8.8%314$140$33,534,87539
May 27, 2003Tuesday16$16,328-62.9%-67.4%314$52$33,551,20340
May 28, 2003Wednesday17$16,954+3.8%-65%314$53$33,568,15741
May 29, 2003Thursday17$17,383+2.5%-67.3%314$55$33,585,54042
May 30, 2003Friday25$20,882+20.1%-72%108$193$33,606,42243
May 31, 2003Saturday26$27,291+30.7%-78%108$252$33,633,71344
Jun 1, 2003Sunday26$16,183-40.7%-80.2%108$149$33,649,89645
Jun 2, 2003Monday26$6,429-60.3%-85.4%108$59$33,656,32546
Jun 3, 2003Tuesday25$8,210+27.7%-49.7%108$76$33,664,53547
Jun 4, 2003Wednesday26$5,527-32.7%-67.4%108$51$33,670,06248
Jun 5, 2003Thursday26$5,485-0.8%-68.4%108$50$33,675,54749
Jun 6, 2003Friday21$40,000+629.3%+91.6%258$155$33,715,54750
Jun 7, 2003Saturday22$60,979+52.4%+123.4%258$236$33,776,52651
Jun 8, 2003Sunday24$39,570-35.1%+144.5%258$153$33,816,09652
Jun 9, 2003Monday19$17,066-56.9%+165.5%258$66$33,833,16253
Jun 10, 2003Tuesday19$19,504+14.3%+137.6%258$75$33,852,66654
Jun 11, 2003Wednesday19$17,085-12.4%+209.1%258$66$33,869,75155
Jun 12, 2003Thursday19$19,271+12.8%+251.3%258$74$33,889,02256
Jun 13, 2003Friday24$31,062+61.2%-22.3%201$154$33,920,08457
Jun 14, 2003Saturday24$40,655+30.9%-33.3%201$202$33,960,73958
Jun 15, 2003Sunday23$29,895-26.5%-24.5%201$148$33,990,63459
Jun 16, 2003Monday22$15,050-49.7%-11.8%201$74$34,005,68460
Jun 17, 2003Tuesday21$17,191+14.2%-11.9%201$85$34,022,87561
Jun 18, 2003Wednesday22$15,874-7.7%-7.1%201$78$34,038,74962
Jun 19, 2003Thursday22$16,247+2.3%-15.7%201$80$34,054,99663
Jun 20, 2003Friday25$23,329+43.6%-24.9%140$166$34,078,32564
Jun 21, 2003Saturday25$30,595+31.1%-24.7%140$218$34,108,92065
Jun 22, 2003Sunday24$25,760-15.8%-13.8%140$184$34,134,68066
Jun 23, 2003Monday24$11,563-55.1%-23.2%140$82$34,146,24367
Jun 24, 2003Tuesday24$12,074+4.4%-29.8%140$86$34,158,31768
Jun 25, 2003Wednesday25$11,326-6.2%-28.7%140$80$34,169,64369
Jun 26, 2003Thursday25$12,975+14.6%-20.1%140$92$34,182,61870
Jun 27, 2003Friday28$14,735+13.6%-36.8%109$135$34,197,35371
Jun 28, 2003Saturday28$20,022+35.9%-34.6%109$183$34,217,37572
Jun 29, 2003Sunday27$15,446-22.9%-40%109$141$34,232,82173
Jun 30, 2003Monday26$7,003-54.7%-39.4%109$64$34,239,82474
Jul 1, 2003Tuesday27$7,437+6.2%-38.4%109$68$34,247,26175
Jul 2, 2003Wednesday26$8,589+15.5%-24.2%109$78$34,255,85076
Jul 3, 2003Thursday30$9,006+4.9%-30.6%109$82$34,264,85677
Jul 4, 2003
Independence Day
Friday30$9,001<0.1%-38.9%55$163$34,273,85778
Jul 5, 2003Saturday30$19,647+118.3%-1.9%55$357$34,293,50479
Jul 6, 2003Sunday28$15,397-21.6%-0.3%55$279$34,308,90180
Jul 7, 2003Monday27$8,123-47.2%+16%55$147$34,317,02481
Jul 8, 2003Tuesday29$7,505-7.6%+0.9%55$136$34,324,52982
Jul 9, 2003Wednesday28$7,521+0.2%-12.4%55$136$34,332,05083
Jul 10, 2003Thursday27$8,098+7.7%-10.1%55$147$34,340,14884