Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

box office: week of December 17

indiewire's weekly box office recap:

Title Distributor Locations Gross Per Location Overall Gross
Inside Llewyn DavisCBS Films15$356,785$23,786$910,317
Mandela: Long Walk To FreedomThe Weinstein Company4$35,084$8,771$241,079
Unbelievers, TheIndependent1$5,012$5,012$12,572
NebraskaParamount Vantage250$911,784$3,647$3,377,783
Liv & IngmarJanus Films2$5,451$2,726$5,451
The Great BeautyJanus Films38$86,525$2,277$530,932
Nuclear NationFirst Run1$2,268$2,268$3,600
PhilomenaThe Weinstein Company835$1,820,479$2,180$11,083,457
Dallas Buyers ClubFocus Features574$1,174,269$2,046$14,301,134
12 Years A SlaveFox Searchlight497$732,825$1,474$36,364,513
The Act of KillingDrafthouse Films5$5,415$1,083$456,890
Blue is the Warmest ColorIFC Films58$61,429$1,059$1,891,843
Spinning PlatesThe Film Arcade6$4,715$786$109,756
Narco CulturaCinedigm Entertainment29$22,462$775$131,995
Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy?IFC Films15$11,084$739$99,743
Kill Your DarlingsSony Pictures Classics40$28,479$712$879,342
Armstrong Lie, TheSony Pictures Classics46$30,136$655$292,273
Last Days On Mars, TheMagnolia Pictures13$8,478$652$15,928
Sweet DreamsInternational Film Circuit5$3,065$613$22,853
Enough SaidFox Searchlight72$44,016$611$17,363,907
All Is LostRoadside Attractions261$158,864$609$5,705,933
LinsanityIndependent2$72$605$299,387
WadjdaSony Pictures Classics19$11,468$604$1,371,164
Punk Singer, TheIFC Films20$10,924$546$87,822
Bettie Page Reveals AllMusic Box Films17$9,128$537$62,238
Big SurIndependent2$855$510$36,091
Christmas Candle, TheEcholight Studios190$90,859$478$2,115,870
Short Term 12Cinedigm Entertainment2$925$463$1,008,507
Here Comes The DevilMagnolia Pictures2$783$392$783
20 Feet From StardomRadius-TWC32$12,327$385$4,794,407
Muscle ShoalsMagnolia Pictures11$4,120$375$656,575
Blue JasmineSony Pictures Classics302$102,465$339$32,900,327
Jamel Shabazz Street PhotographerIndependent2$646$323$17,378
Free The MindInternational Film Circuit1$320$320$147,322
AustenlandSony Pictures Classics12$2,868$239$2,148,729
Inequality for AllRadius-TWC11$2,615$238$1,187,354
Paradise: HopeStrand Releasing3$679$226$4,147
OldboyFilmDistrict151$33,580$222$2,162,593
Fire In The BloodInternational Film Circuit2$182$91$18,460
When Comedy Went To SchoolInternational Film Circuit2$171$86$231,088

box office news archive

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Arthouse Audit: 'Top Five' and 'Inherent Vice' Open Strong

    While this weekend is normally considered a weak period for adult audiences, several late-year awards contenders showed real strength.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    22 comments
    tweet
    0
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    'Exodus' Fails to Lead Way to Box Office Promised Land; 'Inherent Vice' Starts Strong

    Though this time of the year provides multiple excuses not to see movies, the reality is that Fox didn't choose a suicidal date, but rather one that has previously launched major hits.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Universal Bucks Blockbuster Trend--and Wins

    Sometimes it pays NOT to have franchises. See the box office numbers for last year.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    The 10 Best Movies of 2014 (and Top Indie Sellers) According to iTunes

    Here are the best films of the year - and the biggest indie sellers - according to iTunes.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    'Wild' Takes the Stage Amid Pre-Holiday Awards Rollout

    On another big weekend for award season contenders, Fox Searchlight pushed "Wild" into 21 theaters.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0
  • Shadow and Act
    0 comments
    tweet
    0
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Friday Box Office: 'Mockingjay' Holds on Par with 'Catching Fire,' 'Wild' Joins Award Mix

    With no new wide releases, the traditionally bleak post-Thanksgiving Friday performed as usual yesterday, relying almost entirely on holdovers of films that, at their respective levels, had already performed below expectations.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Was Sony Hacking Behind Latest Piracy Scare?

    An ongoing issue that threatens the entertainment industry popped up over the holiday weekend.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    'Imitation Game' Breaks Box Office Code With Awards Season Best Opening

    And the winner is ... "The Imitation Game." It's the best platform opener of the high-expectation awards contenders so far this season.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    8 comments
    tweet
    0
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    'Mockingjay' Dominates Depressed Holiday Weekend; 'Imitation Games' Computes Huge Opening

    Despite a strong outing from "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part One," the Thanksgiving holiday box office is down a stunning 20% from last year.

    Read More »

Latest Tweets


Follow us