The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle-earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.

Grosses

Domestic (36.1%)
$313,364,114
Summary Details
DistributorNew Line Cinema
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Opening$47,211,490
3,359 theaters
Budget$93,000,000
Release DateDec 19, 2001
MPAAPG-13
Running Time2 hr 58 min
GenresAdventure Drama Fantasy
In Release378 days/54 weeks
Widest Release3,381 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Dec 19, 2001Wednesday1$18,214,211--3,359$5,422$18,214,2111
Dec 20, 2001Thursday1$9,703,767-46.7%-3,359$2,888$27,917,9782
Dec 21, 2001Friday1$14,232,941+46.7%-3,359$4,237$42,150,9193
Dec 22, 2001Saturday1$17,062,771+19.9%-3,359$5,079$59,213,6904
Dec 23, 2001Sunday1$15,915,778-6.7%-3,359$4,738$75,129,4685
Dec 24, 2001Monday1$7,332,948-53.9%-3,359$2,183$82,462,4166
Dec 25, 2001
Christmas Day
Tuesday1$11,570,303+57.8%-3,359$3,444$94,032,7197
Dec 26, 2001Wednesday1$12,114,102+4.7%-33.5%3,359$3,606$106,146,8218
Dec 27, 2001Thursday1$11,020,009-9%+13.6%3,359$3,280$117,166,8309
Dec 28, 2001Friday1$12,567,729+14%-11.7%3,359$3,741$129,734,55910
Dec 29, 2001Saturday1$13,998,713+11.4%-18%3,359$4,167$143,733,27211
Dec 30, 2001Sunday1$12,129,140-13.4%-23.8%3,359$3,610$155,862,41212
Dec 31, 2001
New Year's Eve
Monday1$8,008,803-34%+9.2%3,359$2,384$163,871,21513
Jan 1, 2002
New Year's Day
Tuesday1$10,248,284+28%-11.4%3,359$3,050$174,119,49914
Jan 2, 2002Wednesday1$4,616,413-55%-61.9%3,359$1,374$178,735,91215
Jan 3, 2002Thursday1$3,767,510-18.4%-65.8%3,359$1,121$182,503,42216
Jan 4, 2002Friday1$6,783,240+80%-46%3,381$2,006$189,286,66217
Jan 5, 2002Saturday1$10,114,063+49.1%-27.8%3,381$2,991$199,400,72518
Jan 6, 2002Sunday1$6,109,144-39.6%-49.6%3,381$1,806$205,509,86919
Jan 7, 2002Monday1$1,710,810-72%-78.6%3,381$506$207,220,67920
Jan 8, 2002Tuesday1$1,978,472+15.6%-80.7%3,381$585$209,199,15121
Jan 9, 2002Wednesday1$1,525,350-22.9%-67%3,381$451$210,724,50122
Jan 10, 2002Thursday1$1,395,114-8.5%-63%3,381$412$212,119,61523
Jan 11, 2002Friday3$4,241,049+204%-37.5%3,381$1,254$216,360,66424
Jan 12, 2002Saturday1$7,268,117+71.4%-28.1%3,381$2,149$223,628,78125
Jan 13, 2002Sunday1$4,692,094-35.4%-23.2%3,381$1,387$228,320,87526
Jan 14, 2002Monday1$1,137,194-75.8%-33.5%3,381$336$229,458,06927
Jan 15, 2002Tuesday1$1,305,321+14.8%-34%3,381$386$230,763,39028
Jan 16, 2002Wednesday2$1,084,897-16.9%-28.9%3,381$320$231,848,28729
Jan 17, 2002Thursday2$1,096,516+1.1%-21.4%3,381$324$232,944,80330
Jan 18, 2002Friday4$3,202,058+192%-24.5%2,222$1,441$236,146,86131
Jan 19, 2002Saturday3$5,034,832+57.2%-30.7%3,266$1,541$241,181,69332
Jan 20, 2002Sunday3$4,236,858-15.8%-9.7%3,266$1,297$245,418,55133
Jan 21, 2002
MLK Day
Monday4$2,794,336-34%+145.7%3,266$855$248,212,88734
Jan 22, 2002Tuesday3$912,320-67.4%-30.1%3,266$279$249,125,20735
Jan 23, 2002Wednesday3$745,189-18.3%-31.3%3,266$228$249,870,39636
Jan 24, 2002Thursday3$775,801+4.1%-29.2%3,266$237$250,646,19737
Jan 25, 2002Friday9$2,004,506+158.4%-37.4%2,703$741$252,650,70338
Jan 26, 2002Saturday7$3,757,311+87.4%-25.4%2,703$1,390$256,408,01439
Jan 27, 2002Sunday8$2,041,258-45.7%-51.8%2,703$755$258,449,27240
Jan 28, 2002Monday8$523,053-74.4%-81.3%2,703$193$258,972,32541
Jan 29, 2002Tuesday7$592,411+13.3%-35.1%2,703$219$259,564,73642
Jan 30, 2002Wednesday7$500,779-15.5%-32.8%2,703$185$260,065,51543
Jan 31, 2002Thursday8$504,425+0.7%-35%2,703$186$260,569,94044
Feb 1, 2002Friday8$1,491,287+195.6%-25.6%2,309$645$262,061,22745
Feb 2, 2002Saturday8$2,967,173+99%-21%2,309$1,285$265,028,40046
Feb 3, 2002Sunday8$1,245,799-58%-39%2,309$539$266,274,19947
Feb 4, 2002Monday7$360,461-71.1%-31.1%2,309$156$266,634,66048
Feb 5, 2002Tuesday6$416,435+15.5%-29.7%2,309$180$267,051,09549
Feb 6, 2002Wednesday7$375,307-9.9%-25.1%2,309$162$267,426,40250
Feb 7, 2002Thursday7$372,120-0.8%-26.2%2,309$161$267,798,52251
Feb 8, 2002Friday11$814,939+119%-45.4%1,706$477$268,613,46152
Feb 9, 2002Saturday11$1,673,838+105.4%-43.6%1,706$981$270,287,29953
Feb 10, 2002Sunday11$1,129,620-32.5%-9.3%1,706$662$271,416,91954
Feb 11, 2002Monday11$261,120-76.9%-27.6%1,706$153$271,678,03955
Feb 12, 2002Tuesday8$331,512+27%-20.4%1,706$194$272,009,55156
Feb 13, 2002Wednesday6$325,662-1.8%-13.2%1,706$190$272,335,21357
Feb 14, 2002Thursday10$598,307+83.7%+60.8%1,706$350$272,933,52058
Feb 15, 2002Friday12$1,048,972+75.3%+28.7%1,507$696$273,982,49259
Feb 16, 2002Saturday12$2,005,035+91.1%+19.8%1,507$1,330$275,987,52760
Feb 17, 2002Sunday11$1,647,844-17.8%+45.9%1,507$1,093$277,635,37161
Feb 18, 2002
Presidents' Day
Monday10$1,008,108-38.8%+286.1%1,507$668$278,643,47962
Feb 19, 2002Tuesday10$409,956-59.3%+23.7%1,507$272$279,053,43563
Feb 20, 2002Wednesday12$330,037-19.5%+1.3%1,507$219$279,383,47264
Feb 21, 2002Thursday11$349,752+6%-41.5%1,507$232$279,733,22465
Feb 22, 2002Friday13$878,147+151.1%-16.3%1,510$581$280,611,37166
Feb 23, 2002Saturday12$1,663,066+89.4%-17.1%1,510$1,101$282,274,43767
Feb 24, 2002Sunday12$916,649-44.9%-44.4%1,510$607$283,191,08668
Feb 25, 2002Monday11$248,469-72.9%-75.4%1,510$164$283,439,55569
Feb 26, 2002Tuesday9$285,634+15%-30.3%1,510$189$283,725,18970
Feb 27, 2002Wednesday10$254,847-10.8%-22.8%1,510$168$283,980,03671
Feb 28, 2002Thursday8$275,238+8%-21.3%1,510$182$284,255,27472
Mar 1, 2002Friday10$773,615+181.1%-11.9%1,303$593$285,028,88973
Mar 2, 2002Saturday10$1,521,335+96.7%-8.5%1,303$1,167$286,550,22474
Mar 3, 2002Sunday10$1,023,281-32.7%+11.6%1,303$785$287,573,50575
Mar 4, 2002Monday9$220,416-78.5%-11.3%1,303$169$287,793,92176
Mar 5, 2002Tuesday8$221,447+0.5%-22.5%1,303$169$288,015,36877
Mar 6, 2002Wednesday8$231,881+4.7%-9%1,303$177$288,247,24978
Mar 7, 2002Thursday8$218,890-5.6%-20.5%1,303$167$288,466,14079
Mar 8, 2002Friday12$650,884+197.4%-15.9%1,210$537$289,117,02480
Mar 9, 2002Saturday10$1,228,798+88.8%-19.2%1,210$1,015$290,345,82281
Mar 10, 2002Sunday10$803,635-34.6%-21.5%1,210$664$291,149,45782
Mar 11, 2002Monday10$247,936-69.1%+12.5%1,210$204$291,397,39383
Mar 12, 2002Tuesday10$301,331+21.5%+36.1%1,210$249$291,698,72484
Mar 13, 2002Wednesday10$255,359-15.3%+10.1%1,210$211$291,954,08385
Mar 14, 2002Thursday10$271,386+6.3%+24%1,210$224$292,225,46986
Mar 15, 2002Friday11$555,036+104.5%-14.7%1,101$504$292,780,50587
Mar 16, 2002Saturday11$978,911+76.4%-20.3%1,101$889$293,759,41688
Mar 17, 2002Sunday11$584,428-40.3%-27.3%1,101$530$294,343,84489
Mar 18, 2002Monday10$192,963-67%-22.2%1,101$175$294,536,80790
Mar 19, 2002Tuesday10$224,404+16.3%-25.5%1,101$203$294,761,21191
Mar 20, 2002Wednesday10$198,644-11.5%-22.2%1,101$180$294,959,85592
Mar 21, 2002Thursday10$207,239+4.3%-23.6%1,101$188$295,167,09493
Mar 22, 2002Friday12$594,517+186.9%+7.1%1,317$451$295,761,61194
Mar 23, 2002Saturday11$1,136,500+91.2%+16.1%1,317$862$296,898,11195
Mar 24, 2002Sunday11$632,852-44.3%+8.3%1,317$480$297,530,96396
Mar 25, 2002Monday10$332,461-47.5%+72.3%1,317$252$297,863,42497
Mar 26, 2002Tuesday10$351,451+5.7%+56.6%1,317$266$298,214,87598
Mar 27, 2002Wednesday10$318,748-9.3%+60.5%1,317$242$298,533,62399
Mar 28, 2002Thursday10$391,988+23%+89.1%1,317$297$298,925,611100
Mar 29, 2002Friday12$889,994+127%+49.7%1,120$794$299,815,605101
Mar 30, 2002Saturday12$899,893+1.1%-20.8%1,120$803$300,715,498102
Mar 31, 2002
Easter Sunday
Sunday13$592,907-34.1%-6.3%1,120$529$301,308,405103
Apr 1, 2002Monday12$317,932-46.4%-4.4%1,120$283$301,626,337104
Apr 2, 2002Tuesday14$252,999-20.4%-28%1,120$225$301,879,336105
Apr 3, 2002Wednesday13$247,717-2.1%-22.3%1,120$221$302,127,053106
Apr 4, 2002Thursday12$249,934+0.9%-36.2%1,120$223$302,376,987107
Apr 5, 2002Friday13$488,300+95.4%-45.1%977$499$302,865,287108
Apr 6, 2002Saturday11$798,690+63.6%-11.2%977$817$303,663,977109
Apr 7, 2002Sunday11$453,109-43.3%-23.6%977$463$304,117,086110
Apr 8, 2002Monday14$114,885-74.6%-63.9%977$117$304,231,971111
Apr 9, 2002Tuesday14$135,441+17.9%-46.5%977$138$304,367,412112
Apr 10, 2002Wednesday14$114,593-15.4%-53.7%977$117$304,482,005113
Apr 11, 2002Thursday13$118,191+3.1%-52.7%977$120$304,600,196114
Apr 12, 2002Friday13$322,278+172.7%-34%868$371$304,922,474115
Apr 13, 2002Saturday14$571,020+77.2%-28.5%868$657$305,493,494116
Apr 14, 2002Sunday13$326,071-42.9%-28%868$375$305,819,565117
Apr 15, 2002Monday13$98,724-69.7%-14.1%868$113$305,918,289118
Apr 16, 2002Tuesday12$107,800+9.2%-20.4%868$124$306,026,089119
Apr 17, 2002Wednesday13$101,206-6.1%-11.7%868$116$306,127,295120
Apr 18, 2002Thursday13$100,508-0.7%-15%868$115$306,227,803121
Apr 19, 2002Friday14$200,556+99.5%-37.8%706$284$306,428,359122
Apr 20, 2002Saturday14$351,042+75%-38.5%706$497$306,779,401123
Apr 21, 2002Sunday14$220,113-37.3%-32.5%706$311$306,999,514124
Apr 22, 2002Monday13$70,334-68%-28.8%706$99$307,069,848125
Apr 23, 2002Tuesday13$69,384-1.4%-35.6%706$98$307,139,232126
Apr 24, 2002Wednesday13$67,382-2.9%-33.4%706$95$307,206,614127
Apr 25, 2002Thursday13$74,375+10.4%-26%706$105$307,280,989128
Apr 26, 2002Friday11$202,074+171.7%+0.8%529$381$307,483,063129
Apr 27, 2002Saturday11$364,443+80.4%+3.8%529$688$307,847,506130
Apr 28, 2002Sunday11$231,480-36.5%+5.2%529$437$308,078,986131
Apr 29, 2002Monday11$59,990-74.1%-14.7%529$113$308,138,976132
Apr 30, 2002Tuesday11$67,833+13.1%-2.2%529$128$308,206,809133
May 1, 2002Wednesday11$63,215-6.8%-6.2%529$119$308,270,024134
May 2, 2002Thursday11$69,899+10.6%-6%529$132$308,339,923135
May 3, 2002Friday14$125,837+80%-37.7%408$308$308,465,760136
May 4, 2002Saturday14$210,886+67.6%-42.1%408$516$308,676,646137
May 5, 2002Sunday14$115,338-45.3%-50.2%408$282$308,791,984138
May 6, 2002Monday14$38,817-66.3%-35.3%408$95$308,830,801139
May 7, 2002Tuesday14$46,154+18.9%-32%408$113$308,876,955140
May 8, 2002Wednesday14$46,042-0.2%-27.2%408$112$308,922,997141
May 9, 2002Thursday14$46,508+1%-33.5%408$113$308,969,505142
May 10, 2002Friday14$119,162+156.2%-5.3%440$270$309,088,667143
May 11, 2002Saturday13$222,937+87.1%+5.7%440$506$309,311,604144
May 12, 2002Sunday13$160,388-28.1%+39.1%440$364$309,471,992145
May 13, 2002Monday15$53,300-66.8%+37.3%440$121$309,525,292146
May 14, 2002Tuesday15$55,235+3.6%+19.7%440$125$309,580,527147
May 15, 2002Wednesday15$47,488-14%+3.1%440$107$309,628,015148
May 16, 2002Thursday16$39,440-16.9%-15.2%440$89$309,667,455149
May 17, 2002Friday14$115,491+192.8%-3.1%418$276$309,782,946150
May 18, 2002Saturday13$180,448+56.2%-19.1%418$431$309,963,394151
May 19, 2002Sunday13$115,576-36%-27.9%418$276$310,078,970152
May 20, 2002Monday12$54,142-53.2%+1.6%418$129$310,133,112153
May 21, 2002Tuesday13$45,914-15.2%-16.9%418$109$310,179,026154
May 22, 2002Wednesday13$43,329-5.6%-8.8%418$103$310,222,355155
May 23, 2002Thursday14$48,807+12.6%+23.8%418$116$310,271,162156
May 24, 2002Friday14$91,431+87.3%-20.8%335$272$310,362,593157
May 25, 2002Saturday15$142,015+55.3%-21.3%335$423$310,504,608158
May 26, 2002Sunday15$125,121-11.9%+8.3%335$373$310,629,729159
May 27, 2002
Memorial Day
Monday15$85,247-31.9%+57.5%335$254$310,714,976160
May 28, 2002Tuesday13$33,673-60.5%-26.7%335$100$310,748,649161
May 29, 2002Wednesday13$37,826+12.3%-12.7%335$112$310,786,475162
May 30, 2002Thursday13$41,989+11%-14%335$125$310,828,464163
May 31, 2002Friday13$58,334+38.9%-36.2%259$225$310,886,798164
Jun 1, 2002Saturday13$102,629+75.9%-27.7%259$396$310,989,427165
Jun 2, 2002Sunday14$63,699-37.9%-49.1%259$245$311,053,126166
Jun 3, 2002Monday13$28,307-55.6%-66.8%259$109$311,081,433167
Jun 4, 2002Tuesday13$31,964+12.9%-5.1%259$123$311,113,397168
Jun 5, 2002Wednesday13$34,292+7.3%-9.3%259$132$311,147,689169
Jun 6, 2002Thursday13$36,343+6%-13.4%259$140$311,184,032170
Jun 7, 2002Friday14$62,190+71.1%+6.6%239$260$311,246,222171
Jun 8, 2002Saturday14$89,539+44%-12.8%239$374$311,335,761172
Jun 9, 2002Sunday13$71,330-20.3%+12%239$298$311,407,091173
Jun 10, 2002Monday14$27,514-61.4%-2.8%239$115$311,434,605174
Jun 11, 2002Tuesday14$27,662+0.5%-13.5%239$115$311,462,267175
Jun 12, 2002Wednesday14$30,111+8.9%-12.2%239$125$311,492,378176
Jun 13, 2002Thursday14$33,921+12.7%-6.7%239$141$311,526,299177
Jun 14, 2002Friday17$48,881+44.1%-21.4%221$221$311,575,180178
Jun 15, 2002Saturday17$71,723+46.7%-19.9%221$324$311,646,903179
Jun 16, 2002Sunday17$58,234-18.8%-18.4%221$263$311,705,137180
Jun 17, 2002Monday17$31,531-45.9%+14.6%221$142$311,736,668181
Jun 18, 2002Tuesday17$35,319+12%+27.7%221$159$311,771,987182
Jun 19, 2002Wednesday15$54,122+53.2%+79.7%221$244$311,826,109183
Jun 20, 2002Thursday16$31,894-41.1%-6%221$144$311,858,003184
Jun 21, 2002Friday19$44,552+39.7%-8.9%214$208$311,902,555185
Jun 22, 2002Saturday19$63,288+42.1%-11.8%214$295$311,965,843186
Jun 23, 2002Sunday19$48,900-22.7%-16%214$228$312,014,743187
Jun 24, 2002Monday19$26,254-46.3%-16.7%214$122$312,040,997188
Jun 25, 2002Tuesday19$29,165+11.1%-17.4%214$136$312,070,162189
Jun 26, 2002Wednesday18$27,197-6.7%-49.7%214$127$312,097,359190
Jun 27, 2002Thursday18$27,762+2.1%-13%214$129$312,125,121191
Jun 28, 2002Friday18$40,450+45.7%-9.2%185$218$312,165,571192
Jun 29, 2002Saturday18$59,505+47.1%-6%185$321$312,225,076193
Jun 30, 2002Sunday18$49,212-17.3%+0.6%185$266$312,274,288194
Jul 1, 2002Monday18$31,956-35.1%+21.7%185$172$312,306,244195
Jul 2, 2002Tuesday18$30,411-4.8%+4.3%185$164$312,336,655196
Jul 3, 2002Wednesday20$30,036-1.2%+10.4%185$162$312,366,691197
Jul 4, 2002
Independence Day
Thursday20$32,719+8.9%+17.9%185$176$312,399,410198
Jul 5, 2002Friday19$46,907+43.4%+16%167$280$312,446,317199
Jul 6, 2002Saturday19$56,632+20.7%-4.8%167$339$312,502,949200
Jul 7, 2002Sunday18$46,830-17.3%-4.8%167$280$312,549,779201
Jul 8, 2002Monday18$24,328-48.1%-23.9%167$145$312,574,107202
Jul 9, 2002Tuesday18$25,385+4.3%-16.5%167$152$312,599,492203
Jul 10, 2002Wednesday18$24,546-3.3%-18.3%167$146$312,624,038204
Jul 11, 2002Thursday18$23,804-3%-27.2%167$142$312,647,842205
Jul 12, 2002Friday21$31,926+34.1%-31.9%160$199$312,679,768206
Jul 13, 2002Saturday22$45,184+41.5%-20.2%160$282$312,724,952207
Jul 14, 2002Sunday21$37,433-17.2%-20.1%160$233$312,762,385208
Jul 15, 2002Monday20$22,629-39.5%-7%160$141$312,785,014209
Jul 16, 2002Tuesday21$24,406+7.9%-3.9%160$152$312,809,420210
Jul 17, 2002Wednesday21$26,065+6.8%+6.2%160$162$312,835,485211
Jul 18, 2002Thursday21$23,468-10%-1.4%160$146$312,858,953212
Jul 19, 2002Friday20$30,793+31.2%-3.5%140$219$312,889,746213
Jul 20, 2002Saturday20$41,863+35.9%-7.3%140$299$312,931,609214
Jul 21, 2002Sunday20$33,582-19.8%-10.3%140$239$312,965,191215
Jul 22, 2002Monday20$16,534-50.8%-26.9%140$118$312,981,725216
Jul 23, 2002Tuesday20$16,688+0.9%-31.6%140$119$312,998,413217
Jul 24, 2002Wednesday19$16,112-3.5%-38.2%140$115$313,014,525218
Jul 25, 2002Thursday20$15,661-2.8%-33.3%140$111$313,030,186219
Jul 26, 2002Friday19$23,514+50.1%-23.6%102$230$313,053,700220
Jul 27, 2002Saturday20$31,759+35.1%-24.1%102$311$313,085,459221
Jul 28, 2002Sunday20$25,905-18.4%-22.9%102$253$313,111,364222
Jul 29, 2002Monday16$14,874-42.6%-10%102$145$313,126,238223
Jul 30, 2002Tuesday17$14,986+0.8%-10.2%102$146$313,141,224224
Jul 31, 2002Wednesday17$15,798+5.4%-1.9%102$154$313,157,022225
Aug 1, 2002Thursday18$14,069-10.9%-10.2%102$137$313,171,091226
Aug 2, 2002Friday23$20,229+43.8%-14%107$189$313,191,320227
Aug 3, 2002Saturday24$26,599+31.5%-16.2%107$248$313,217,919228
Aug 4, 2002Sunday24$22,239-16.4%-14.2%107$207$313,240,158229
Aug 5, 2002Monday23$12,348-44.5%-17%107$115$313,252,506230
Aug 6, 2002Tuesday23$9,247-25.1%-38.3%107$86$313,261,753231
Aug 7, 2002Wednesday26$8,328-9.9%-47.3%107$77$313,270,081232
Aug 8, 2002Thursday25$8,348+0.2%-40.7%107$78$313,278,429233
Aug 9, 2002Friday28$13,676+63.8%-32.4%61$224$313,292,105234
Aug 10, 2002Saturday28$17,436+27.5%-34.4%61$285$313,309,541235
Aug 11, 2002Sunday28$12,682-27.3%-43%61$207$313,322,223236
Aug 12, 2002Monday28$5,908-53.4%-52.2%61$96$313,328,131237
Aug 13, 2002Tuesday28$6,353+7.5%-31.3%61$104$313,334,484238
Aug 14, 2002Wednesday28$6,014-5.3%-27.8%61$98$313,340,498239
Aug 15, 2002Thursday28$5,582-7.2%-33.1%61$91$313,346,080240
Aug 16, 2002Friday30$5,398-3.3%-60.5%40$134$313,351,478241
Aug 17, 2002Saturday30$7,653+41.8%-56.1%40$191$313,359,131242
Aug 18, 2002Sunday30$4,983-34.9%-60.7%40$124$313,364,114243