About a Boy

A cynical, immature young man is taught how to act like a grown-up by a little boy.

Grosses

Domestic (31.7%)
$41,385,278
Summary Details
DistributorUniversal Pictures
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Opening$8,557,630
1,207 theaters
Budget$30,000,000
MPAAPG-13
Running Time1 hr 41 min
GenresComedy Drama Romance
In Release229 days/32 weeks
Widest Release1,756 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
May 17, 2002Friday4$2,613,155--1,207$2,165$2,613,1551
May 18, 2002Saturday4$3,669,280+40.4%-1,207$3,040$6,282,4352
May 19, 2002Sunday4$2,275,195-38%-1,207$1,885$8,557,6303
May 20, 2002Monday4$983,705-56.8%-1,207$815$9,541,3354
May 21, 2002Tuesday4$820,760-16.6%-1,207$680$10,362,0955
May 22, 2002Wednesday4$760,410-7.4%-1,207$630$11,122,5056
May 23, 2002Thursday4$808,690+6.3%-1,207$670$11,931,1957
May 24, 2002Friday6$2,160,015+167.1%-17.3%1,749$1,235$14,091,2108
May 25, 2002Saturday6$3,017,025+39.7%-17.8%1,749$1,725$17,108,2359
May 26, 2002Sunday6$2,685,110-11%+18%1,749$1,535$19,793,34510
May 27, 2002
Memorial Day
Monday6$1,958,880-27%+99.1%1,749$1,120$21,752,22511
May 28, 2002Tuesday6$647,585-66.9%-21.1%1,749$370$22,399,81012
May 29, 2002Wednesday6$638,385-1.4%-16%1,749$365$23,038,19513
May 30, 2002Thursday6$681,385+6.7%-15.7%1,749$389$23,719,58014
May 31, 2002Friday8$1,211,640+77.8%-43.9%1,756$690$24,931,22015
Jun 1, 2002Saturday8$1,852,580+52.9%-38.6%1,756$1,055$26,783,80016
Jun 2, 2002Sunday8$1,062,380-42.7%-60.4%1,756$605$27,846,18017
Jun 3, 2002Monday8$429,350-59.6%-78.1%1,756$244$28,275,53018
Jun 4, 2002Tuesday8$534,990+24.6%-17.4%1,756$304$28,810,52019
Jun 5, 2002Wednesday8$501,125-6.3%-21.5%1,756$285$29,311,64520
Jun 6, 2002Thursday8$483,505-3.5%-29%1,756$275$29,795,15021
Jun 7, 2002Friday10$833,270+72.3%-31.2%1,618$515$30,628,42022
Jun 8, 2002Saturday10$1,100,240+32%-40.6%1,618$680$31,728,66023
Jun 9, 2002Sunday10$720,010-34.6%-32.2%1,618$445$32,448,67024
Jun 10, 2002Monday10$291,240-59.6%-32.2%1,618$180$32,739,91025
Jun 11, 2002Tuesday10$364,050+25%-32%1,618$225$33,103,96026
Jun 12, 2002Wednesday9$347,870-4.4%-30.6%1,618$215$33,451,83027
Jun 13, 2002Thursday10$356,125+2.4%-26.3%1,618$220$33,807,95528
Jun 14, 2002Friday13$464,425+30.4%-44.3%947$490$34,272,38029
Jun 15, 2002Saturday13$648,555+39.6%-41.1%947$684$34,920,93530
Jun 16, 2002Sunday13$369,445-43%-48.7%947$390$35,290,38031
Jun 17, 2002Monday13$184,665-50%-36.6%947$195$35,475,04532
Jun 18, 2002Tuesday12$227,280+23.1%-37.6%947$240$35,702,32533
Jun 19, 2002Wednesday12$198,925-12.5%-42.8%947$210$35,901,25034
Jun 20, 2002Thursday12$194,135-2.4%-45.5%947$205$36,095,38535
Jun 21, 2002Friday15$365,820+88.4%-21.2%804$455$36,461,20536
Jun 22, 2002Saturday15$514,555+40.7%-20.7%804$639$36,975,76037
Jun 23, 2002Sunday15$329,640-35.9%-10.8%804$410$37,305,40038
Jun 24, 2002Monday15$148,740-54.9%-19.5%804$185$37,454,14039
Jun 25, 2002Tuesday15$181,225+21.8%-20.3%804$225$37,635,36540
Jun 26, 2002Wednesday15$168,840-6.8%-15.1%804$210$37,804,20541
Jun 27, 2002Thursday15$168,895<0.1%-13%804$210$37,973,10042
Jun 28, 2002Friday14$278,325+64.8%-23.9%696$399$38,251,42543
Jun 29, 2002Saturday14$382,810+37.5%-25.6%696$550$38,634,23544
Jun 30, 2002Sunday14$278,635-27.2%-15.5%696$400$38,912,87045
Jul 1, 2002Monday13$146,160-47.5%-1.7%696$210$39,059,03046
Jul 2, 2002Tuesday13$163,560+11.9%-9.7%696$235$39,222,59047
Jul 3, 2002Wednesday14$128,750-21.3%-23.7%696$184$39,351,34048
Jul 4, 2002
Independence Day
Thursday14$172,525+34%+2.1%696$247$39,523,86549
Jul 5, 2002Friday15$197,235+14.3%-29.1%487$405$39,721,10050
Jul 6, 2002Saturday15$224,020+13.6%-41.5%487$460$39,945,12051
Jul 7, 2002Sunday15$158,275-29.3%-43.2%487$325$40,103,39552
Jul 8, 2002Monday15$63,310-60%-56.7%487$130$40,166,70553
Jul 9, 2002Tuesday15$73,050+15.4%-55.3%487$150$40,239,75554
Jul 10, 2002Wednesday15$65,745-10%-48.9%487$135$40,305,50055
Jul 11, 2002Thursday15$63,125-4%-63.4%487$129$40,368,62556
Jul 12, 2002Friday19$57,225-9.3%-71%220$260$40,425,85057
Jul 13, 2002Saturday18$82,495+44.2%-63.2%220$374$40,508,34558
Jul 14, 2002Sunday18$58,310-29.3%-63.2%220$265$40,566,65559
Jul 15, 2002Monday19$25,305-56.6%-60%220$115$40,591,96060
Jul 16, 2002Tuesday19$32,995+30.4%-54.8%220$149$40,624,95561
Jul 17, 2002Wednesday20$28,600-13.3%-56.5%220$130$40,653,55562
Jul 18, 2002Thursday20$29,685+3.8%-53%220$134$40,683,24063