Wonder Boys

An English Professor tries to deal with his wife leaving him, the arrival of his editor who has been waiting for his book for seven years, and the various problems that his friends and associates involve him in.

Grosses

Domestic (58%)
$19,393,557
Summary Details
DistributorParamount Pictures
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Opening$5,808,919
1,253 theaters
Budget$55,000,000
Release DateFeb 23, 2000
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 47 min
GenresComedy Drama
In Release678 days/96 weeks
Widest Release1,509 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Mar 2, 2000Thursday4$377,785+5.5%-1,253$301$7,318,7409
Mar 3, 2000Friday5$1,234,000+226.6%-21.8%1,504$820$8,552,74010
Feb 28, 2000Monday5$352,286-75.9%-1,253$281$6,209,1396
Mar 4, 2000Saturday6$2,134,000+72.9%-16.6%1,504$1,418$10,686,74011
Feb 25, 2000Friday6$1,578,000--1,253$1,259$1,625,9343
Feb 29, 2000Tuesday6$373,603+6.1%-1,253$298$6,582,7427
Mar 1, 2000Wednesday6$358,213-4.1%-1,253$285$6,940,9558
Mar 8, 2000Wednesday6$243,854-4%-31.9%1,504$162$12,112,71715
Mar 6, 2000Monday6$243,077-74.4%-31%1,504$161$11,615,08313
Feb 26, 2000Saturday7$2,559,000+62.2%-1,253$2,042$4,184,9344
Feb 27, 2000Sunday7$1,461,000-42.9%-1,253$1,166$5,856,8535
Mar 7, 2000Tuesday7$254,050+4.5%-32%1,504$168$11,869,13314
Mar 9, 2000Thursday7$241,728-0.9%-36%1,504$160$12,354,49916
Mar 5, 2000Sunday8$951,000-55.4%-34.9%1,504$632$11,372,00612
Mar 12, 2000Sunday10$625,000--34.3%1,509$414$14,967,34819
Mar 14, 2000Tuesday10$205,638+16%-19.1%1,509$136$15,350,23221
Mar 16, 2000Thursday10$199,157+2.1%-17.6%1,509$131$15,744,45623
Mar 15, 2000Wednesday10$195,067-5.1%-20%1,509$129$15,545,29922
Mar 13, 2000Monday10$177,246-71.6%-27.1%1,509$117$15,144,59420
Mar 21, 2000Tuesday10$114,250+15.8%-44.4%1,458$78$17,143,85828
Mar 19, 2000Sunday11$307,000--50.9%1,458$210$16,930,98226
Mar 26, 2000Sunday11$102,000--66.8%1,210$84$17,927,84233
Mar 20, 2000Monday11$98,626-67.9%-44.4%1,458$67$17,029,60827
Mar 22, 2000Wednesday11$93,016-18.6%-52.3%1,458$63$17,236,67429
Mar 23, 2000Thursday11$84,951-8.7%-57.3%1,458$58$17,321,82530
Mar 28, 2000Tuesday11$59,042+11.5%-48.3%1,210$48$18,039,84035
Mar 29, 2000Wednesday11$58,310-1.2%-37.3%1,210$48$18,098,15036
Mar 30, 2000Thursday11$57,460-1.5%-32.4%1,210$47$18,155,61037
Mar 27, 2000Monday11$52,956-48.1%-46.3%1,210$43$17,980,79834