Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Blacksmith Will Turner teams up with eccentric pirate "Captain" Jack Sparrow to save his love, the governor's daughter, from Jack's former pirate allies, who are now undead.

Grosses

Domestic (46.7%)
$305,413,918
Summary Details
DistributorWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
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Opening$46,630,690
3,269 theaters
Budget$140,000,000
Release DateJul 9, 2003 - Jan 8, 2004
MPAAPG-13
Running Time2 hr 23 min
GenresAction Adventure Fantasy
In Release542 days/77 weeks
Widest Release3,416 theaters

Key:Estimated

DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Jul 9, 2003Wednesday1$13,509,262--3,023$4,468$13,509,2621
Jul 10, 2003Thursday1$10,486,019-22.4%-3,023$3,468$23,995,2812
Jul 11, 2003Friday1$14,841,094+41.5%-3,269$4,539$38,836,3753
Jul 12, 2003Saturday1$17,414,693+17.3%-3,269$5,327$56,251,0684
Jul 13, 2003Sunday1$14,374,903-17.5%-3,269$4,397$70,625,9715
Jul 14, 2003Monday1$7,504,567-47.8%-3,269$2,295$78,130,5386
Jul 15, 2003Tuesday1$7,351,137-2%-3,269$2,248$85,481,6757
Jul 16, 2003Wednesday1$7,056,602-4%-47.8%3,269$2,158$92,538,2778
Jul 17, 2003Thursday1$6,434,540-8.8%-38.6%3,269$1,968$98,972,8179
Jul 18, 2003Friday2$10,505,198+63.3%-29.2%3,359$3,127$109,478,01510
Jul 19, 2003Saturday2$13,095,414+24.7%-24.8%3,359$3,898$122,573,42911
Jul 20, 2003Sunday2$10,433,985-20.3%-27.4%3,359$3,106$133,007,41412
Jul 21, 2003Monday2$5,332,285-48.9%-28.9%3,359$1,587$138,339,69913
Jul 22, 2003Tuesday1$5,449,233+2.2%-25.9%3,359$1,622$143,788,93214
Jul 23, 2003Wednesday1$5,082,012-6.7%-28%3,359$1,512$148,870,94415
Jul 24, 2003Thursday1$4,831,182-4.9%-24.9%3,359$1,438$153,702,12616
Jul 25, 2003Friday3$6,814,619+41.1%-35.1%3,416$1,994$160,516,74517
Jul 26, 2003Saturday2$8,965,800+31.6%-31.5%3,416$2,624$169,482,54518
Jul 27, 2003Sunday2$7,355,610-18%-29.5%3,416$2,153$176,838,15519
Jul 28, 2003Monday2$3,582,589-51.3%-32.8%3,416$1,048$180,420,74420
Jul 29, 2003Tuesday2$3,596,200+0.4%-34%3,416$1,052$184,016,94421
Jul 30, 2003Wednesday2$3,274,773-8.9%-35.6%3,416$958$187,291,71722
Jul 31, 2003Thursday2$3,395,531+3.7%-29.7%3,416$994$190,687,24823
Aug 1, 2003Friday3$5,651,711+66.4%-17.1%3,390$1,667$196,338,95924
Aug 2, 2003Saturday3$7,405,885+31%-17.4%3,390$2,184$203,744,84425
Aug 3, 2003Sunday3$5,786,448-21.9%-21.3%3,390$1,706$209,531,29226
Aug 4, 2003Monday2$2,841,937-50.9%-20.7%3,390$838$212,373,22927
Aug 5, 2003Tuesday2$2,747,535-3.3%-23.6%3,390$810$215,120,76428
Aug 6, 2003Wednesday3$2,292,919-16.5%-30%3,390$676$217,413,68329
Aug 7, 2003Thursday3$2,314,476+0.9%-31.8%3,390$682$219,728,15930
Aug 8, 2003Friday4$3,793,267+63.9%-32.9%3,170$1,196$223,521,42631
Aug 9, 2003Saturday4$5,282,869+39.3%-28.7%3,170$1,666$228,804,29532
Aug 10, 2003Sunday4$3,946,334-25.3%-31.8%3,170$1,244$232,750,62933
Aug 11, 2003Monday4$1,834,934-53.5%-35.4%3,170$578$234,585,56334
Aug 12, 2003Tuesday4$1,853,068+1%-32.6%3,170$584$236,438,63135
Aug 13, 2003Wednesday4$1,651,802-10.9%-28%3,170$521$238,090,43336
Aug 14, 2003Thursday3$1,462,953-11.4%-36.8%3,170$461$239,553,38637
Aug 15, 2003Friday7$2,563,415+75.2%-32.4%2,710$945$242,116,80138
Aug 16, 2003Saturday6$3,858,623+50.5%-27%2,710$1,423$245,975,42439
Aug 17, 2003Sunday6$2,745,561-28.8%-30.4%2,710$1,013$248,720,98540
Aug 18, 2003Monday6$1,267,807-53.8%-30.9%2,710$467$249,988,79241
Aug 19, 2003Tuesday6$1,308,204+3.2%-29.4%2,710$482$251,296,99642
Aug 20, 2003Wednesday6$1,158,176-11.5%-29.9%2,710$427$252,455,17243
Aug 21, 2003Thursday5$1,195,078+3.2%-18.3%2,710$440$253,650,25044
Aug 22, 2003Friday6$2,173,280+81.9%-15.2%2,404$904$255,823,53045
Aug 23, 2003Saturday6$3,028,741+39.4%-21.5%2,404$1,259$258,852,27146
Aug 24, 2003Sunday6$2,073,426-31.5%-24.5%2,404$862$260,925,69747
Aug 25, 2003Monday5$834,818-59.7%-34.2%2,404$347$261,760,51548
Aug 26, 2003Tuesday5$911,997+9.2%-30.3%2,404$379$262,672,51249
Aug 27, 2003Wednesday5$781,321-14.3%-32.5%2,404$325$263,453,83350
Aug 28, 2003Thursday5$745,929-4.5%-37.6%2,404$310$264,199,76251
Aug 29, 2003Friday6$1,915,902+156.8%-11.8%2,227$860$266,115,66452
Aug 30, 2003Saturday5$2,967,273+54.9%-2%2,227$1,332$269,082,93753
Aug 31, 2003Sunday4$3,086,987+4%+48.9%2,227$1,386$272,169,92454
Sep 1, 2003
Labor Day
Monday3$2,848,623-7.7%+241.2%2,227$1,279$275,018,54755
Sep 2, 2003Tuesday3$592,895-79.2%-35%2,227$266$275,611,44256
Sep 3, 2003Wednesday3$491,038-17.2%-37.2%2,227$220$276,102,48057
Sep 4, 2003Thursday3$457,444-6.8%-38.7%2,227$205$276,559,92458
Sep 5, 2003Friday4$1,427,385+212%-25.5%2,203$647$277,987,30959
Sep 6, 2003Saturday3$2,452,890+71.8%-17.3%2,203$1,113$280,440,19960
Sep 7, 2003Sunday3$1,391,253-43.3%-54.9%2,203$631$281,831,45261
Sep 8, 2003Monday2$336,406-75.8%-88.2%2,203$152$282,167,85862
Sep 9, 2003Tuesday1$433,870+29%-26.8%2,203$196$282,601,72863
Sep 10, 2003Wednesday2$375,209-13.5%-23.6%2,203$170$282,976,93764
Sep 11, 2003Thursday1$401,035+6.9%-12.3%2,203$182$283,377,97265
Sep 12, 2003Friday5$1,162,903+190%-18.5%2,029$573$284,540,87566
Sep 13, 2003Saturday5$2,183,116+87.7%-11%2,029$1,075$286,723,99167
Sep 14, 2003Sunday5$1,160,381-46.8%-16.6%2,029$571$287,884,37268
Sep 15, 2003Monday4$256,405-77.9%-23.8%2,029$126$288,140,77769
Sep 16, 2003Tuesday4$308,782+20.4%-28.8%2,029$152$288,449,55970
Sep 17, 2003Wednesday4$276,724-10.4%-26.2%2,029$136$288,726,28371
Sep 18, 2003Thursday4$288,661+4.3%-28%2,029$142$289,014,94472
Sep 19, 2003Friday9$1,027,915+256.1%-11.6%1,746$588$290,042,85973
Sep 20, 2003Saturday9$1,592,796+55%-27%1,746$912$291,635,65574
Sep 21, 2003Sunday9$860,257-46%-25.9%1,746$492$292,495,91275
Sep 22, 2003Monday9$198,680-76.9%-22.5%1,746$113$292,694,59276
Sep 23, 2003Tuesday9$240,691+21.1%-22.1%1,746$137$292,935,28377
Sep 24, 2003Wednesday9$199,312-17.2%-28%1,746$114$293,134,59578
Sep 25, 2003Thursday9$204,184+2.4%-29.3%1,746$116$293,338,77979
Sep 26, 2003Friday13$627,812+207.5%-38.9%1,443$435$293,966,59180
Sep 27, 2003Saturday12$1,120,457+78.5%-29.7%1,443$776$295,087,04881
Sep 28, 2003Sunday12$625,980-44.1%-27.2%1,443$433$295,713,02882
Sep 29, 2003Monday11$141,484-77.4%-28.8%1,443$98$295,854,51283
Sep 30, 2003Tuesday11$164,575+16.3%-31.6%1,443$114$296,019,08784
Oct 1, 2003Wednesday11$141,019-14.3%-29.2%1,443$97$296,160,10685
Oct 2, 2003Thursday11$141,395+0.3%-30.8%1,443$97$296,301,50186
Oct 3, 2003Friday13$435,400+207.9%-30.6%1,211$359$296,736,90187
Oct 4, 2003Saturday13$775,106+78%-30.8%1,211$640$297,512,00788
Oct 5, 2003Sunday13$418,738-46%-33.1%1,211$345$297,930,74589
Oct 6, 2003Monday13$133,237-68.2%-5.8%1,211$110$298,063,98290
Oct 7, 2003Tuesday13$135,492+1.7%-17.7%1,211$111$298,199,47491
Oct 9, 2003Thursday12$129,976--8.1%1,211$107$298,446,75293
Oct 10, 2003Friday15$272,499+109.7%-37.4%801$340$298,719,25194
Oct 11, 2003Saturday14$451,003+65.5%-41.8%801$563$299,170,25495
Oct 12, 2003Sunday15$298,620-33.8%-28.7%801$372$299,468,87496
Oct 13, 2003
Columbus Day
Monday13$176,795-40.8%+32.7%801$220$299,645,66997
Oct 14, 2003Tuesday12$98,792-44.1%-27.1%801$123$299,744,46198
Oct 15, 2003Wednesday15$70,731-28.4%-801$88$299,815,19299
Oct 16, 2003Thursday14$88,664+25.4%-31.8%801$110$299,903,856100
Oct 17, 2003Friday17$182,922+106.3%-32.9%493$371$300,086,778101
Oct 18, 2003Saturday16$297,966+62.9%-33.9%493$604$300,384,744102
Oct 19, 2003Sunday17$172,827-42%-42.1%493$350$300,557,571103
Oct 20, 2003Monday16$48,835-71.7%-72.4%493$99$300,606,406104
Oct 21, 2003Tuesday15$51,782+6%-47.6%493$105$300,658,188105
Oct 22, 2003Wednesday16$48,376-6.6%-31.6%493$98$300,706,564106
Oct 23, 2003Thursday16$55,213+14.1%-37.7%493$111$300,761,777107
Oct 24, 2003Friday16$130,000+135.5%-28.9%379$343$300,891,777108
Oct 25, 2003Saturday16$211,000+62.3%-29.2%379$556$301,103,000109
Oct 26, 2003Sunday16$141,000-33.2%-18.4%379$372$301,243,790110
Oct 31, 2003
Halloween
Friday20$95,000--26.9%331$287$301,485,093115
Nov 1, 2003Saturday20$209,000+120%-0.9%331$631$301,694,093116
Nov 2, 2003Sunday20$129,000-38.3%-8.5%331$389$301,823,371117
Nov 7, 2003Friday17$177,000-+86.3%472$375$302,122,298122
Nov 8, 2003Saturday18$293,000+65.5%+40.2%472$620$302,415,298123
Nov 9, 2003Sunday18$194,000-33.8%+50.4%472$411$302,609,731124
Nov 10, 2003Monday13$94,000-51.5%-472$199$302,703,731125
Nov 11, 2003Tuesday13$142,000+51.1%-472$300$302,845,731126
Nov 12, 2003Wednesday17$63,000-55.6%-472$133$302,908,731127
Nov 13, 2003Thursday16$68,000+7.9%-472$144$302,977,271128