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Specialty Box Office: 'Unfinished Song' Leads Debuts As 'Mud' and 'Frances Ha' Cross Milestones

Photo of Peter Knegt By Peter Knegt | Indiewire June 23, 2013 at 12:42PM

The Weinstein Company's release of British import "Unfinished Song" led a generally underwhelming batch of indie debuts this weekend, while holdovers like "Mud" and "Frances Ha" crossed major milestones.
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The Debuts:

1. Unfinished Song
Distributor: The Weinstein Company
Weeks in Release: 1
Gross:  $27,692
Theaters: 2
Average: $13,846
Cumulative Total: $27,692

2. The Attack
Distributor: Cohen Media Group
Weeks in Release: 1
Gross:  $26,352
Theaters: 3
Average: $8,784
Cumulative Total: $26,352

4. A Hijacking
Distributor: Abramorama
Weeks in Release: 1
Gross:  $42,500
Theaters: 7
Average: $6,071
Cumulative Total: $42,500

4. SOMM
Distributor: IDP/Samuel Goldwyn
Weeks in Release: 1
Gross:  $22,500
Theaters: 5
Average: $4,500
Cumulative Total: $99,344



"Twenty Feet from Stardom"
"Twenty Feet from Stardom"
The Holdovers

1. 20 Feet From Stardom
Distributor: RADiUS-TWC
Weeks in Release: 2
Gross:  $74,682
Theaters: 6 (up from 3)
Average: $10,780
Cumulative Total: $149,409

2. Fill The Void
Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics
Weeks in Release: 5
Gross:  $173,398
Theaters: 46 (up from 18)
Average: $3,770
Cumulative Total: $616,537

3. Much Ado About Nothing
Distributor: Roadside Attractions
Weeks in Release: 3
Gross:  $762,350
Theaters: 206 (up from 23)
Average: $3,700
Cumulative Total: $1,234,781

4. The Bling Ring
Distributor: A24
Weeks in Release: 2
Gross:  $2,000,000
Theaters: 650 (up form 5)
Average: $3,077
Cumulative Total: $2,341,241

5. Dirty Wars
Distributor: Sundance Selects
Weeks in Release: 3
Gross:  $47,5000
Theaters: 19 (up from 14)
Average: $2,500
Cumulative Total: $210,500

6. Before Midnight
Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics
Weeks in Release: 5
Gross:  $927,578
Theaters: 441 (up from 897)
Average: $2,103
Cumulative Total: $4,645,221

7. The Kings of Summer
Distributor: CBS Films
Weeks in Release: 4
Gross:  $124,000
Theaters: 65 (up from 63)
Average: $1,908
Cumulative Total: $754,608

8. The East
Distributor: Fox Searchlight
Weeks in Release: 4
Gross:  $348,000
Theaters: 195 (up from 115)
Average: $1,785
Cumulative Total: $1,190,941

9. Love Is All You Need
Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics
Weeks in Release: 8
Gross:  $66,312
Theaters: 44 (down from 72)
Average: $1,507
Cumulative Total:  $1,290,139

10. Mud
Distributor: Roadside Attractions
Weeks in Release: 9
Gross: $312,650
Theaters: 213 (down from 405)
Average: $1,465
Cumulative Total: $20,143,388

11. Frances Ha
Distributor: IFC Films
Weeks in Release: 6
Gross:  $190,400
Theaters: 140 (down from 214)
Average: $1,360
Cumulative Total: $3,229,886

12. Stories We Tell
Distributor: Roadside Attractions
Weeks in Release: 7
Gross:  $42,800
Theaters: 33 (down from 62)
Average: $1,297
Cumulative Total: $1,331,945

13. What Maisie Knew
Distributor: Millennium
Weeks in Release: 8
Gross:  $29,063
Theaters: 33 (down from 51)
Average: $881
Cumulative Total: $955,029

14. Kon Tiki
Distributor: The Weinstein Company
Weeks in Release: 9
Gross:  $45,000
Theaters: 53 (down form 70)
Average: $849
Cumulative Total: $1,300,915

15. The Iceman
Distributor: Millennium
Weeks in Release: 8
Gross:  $7,162
Theaters: 12 (down from 30)
Average: $597
Cumulative Total: $1,921,408

16. The Place Beyond The Pines
Distributor: Focus Features
Weeks in Release: 13
Gross:  $28,809
Theaters: 53 (up from 78)
Average: $544
Cumulative Total: $21,382,539


This article is related to: Box Office, Unfinished Song, Mud






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