Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

box office: week of April 22

indiewire's weekly box office recap:

Title Distributor Locations Gross Per Location Overall Gross
Fading GigoloMillennium Entertainment5$180,801$36,160$180,801
Only Lovers Left AliveSony Pictures Classics17$116,944$6,879$247,116
Railway Man, TheThe Weinstein Company26$164,252$6,317$252,402
That Demon WithinChina Lion Entertainment16$77,130$4,821$77,130
American MustangVitagraph1$4,658$4,658$43,775
Retrieval, TheVariance Films1$3,912$3,912$23,123
Finding Vivian MaierIFC Films39$132,846$3,406$491,241
GabrielleEntertainment One Films1$3,024$3,024$1,419,397
Galapagos Affair: Satan Came To Eden Zeitgeist8$22,843$2,855$60,184
Grand Budapest Hotel, TheFox Searchlight1280$3,415,528$2,668$44,964,929
WatermarkEntertainment One Films8$18,803$2,350$42,861
LunchboxSony Pictures Classics158$349,663$2,213$2,220,609
Hateship, LoveshipIFC Films3$6,464$2,155$14,793
Dancing In JaffaIFC Films9$17,702$1,967$36,438
Weekend, LeMusic Box Films156$266,820$1,710$1,587,541
Hank And AshaIndependent2$3,176$1,588$10,544
JoeRoadside Attractions48$74,457$1,551$226,951
Particle FeverAbramorama Entertainment23$33,129$1,440$655,426
Child's PoseZeitgeist4$5,041$1,260$87,334
Jodorowsky's DuneSony Pictures Classics31$38,902$1,255$306,850
Tasting MenuMagnolia Pictures5$6,010$1,202$6,010
Alan PartridgeMagnolia Pictures11$12,653$1,150$82,234
Dom HemingwayFox Searchlight129$144,675$1,122$300,014
Garcons et Guillaume, A Table, LesEntertainment One Films11$12,245$1,113$392,742
Big MenAbramorama Entertainment2$2,168$1,084$41,977
Invisible Woman, TheSony Pictures Classics1$1,083$1,083$1,226,036
Cuban FuryEntertainment One Films8$7,493$937$90,310
Rob The MobMillennium Entertainment13$11,983$922$174,927
Just A SighIndependent2$1,700$850$51,650
Faust (2011)Independent1$825$825$54,860
Nymphomaniac: Volume IIMagnolia Pictures30$24,560$819$242,939
Half The RoadFirst Run2$1,613$807$1,613
Nymphomaniac: Volume IMagnolia Pictures26$20,204$777$697,186
Bad WordsFocus Features223$164,770$739$7,563,088
Raid 2, TheSony Pictures Classics539$363,672$675$2,219,261
Unknown Known, TheRadius-TWC49$32,674$667$224,646
Tim's VermeerSony Pictures Classics28$18,621$665$1,598,891
Dallas Buyers ClubFocus Features14$8,634$617$27,289,116
Face of Love, TheIFC Films13$7,768$598$328,726
Make Your MoveHigh Top Releasing142$81,172$572$81,172
Kid CannabisWell Go USA, Inc.10$5,565$557$5,565
Elaine Stritch: Shoot MeIFC Films7$3,843$549$301,724
GloriaRoadside Attractions13$6,922$532$2,083,118
12 Years A SlaveFox Searchlight53$25,972$490$56,614,633
FermieresEntertainment One Films7$3,393$485$3,393
Great Beauty, TheJanus Films4$1,549$387$2,852,400
Missing Picture, TheStrand Releasing2$772$386$41,123
Birder, TheIndependent2$707$354$40,514
La GardeEntertainment One Films3$982$327$41,495
Mistaken For StrangersAbramorama Entertainment4$1,216$304$127,040
PhilomenaThe Weinstein Company101$30,258$300$37,638,922
Final Member, TheDrafthouse Films7$2,064$295$2,064
It Felt Like LoveVariance Films1$285$285$29,098
August: Osage CountyThe Weinstein Company16$3,252$203$37,726,512
13 SinsRadius-TWC45$9,134$203$9,134
Cheap ThrillsDrafthouse Films5$1,004$201$57,962
Belle et SebastienEntertainment One Films4$699$175$771,596
20 Feet From StardomRadius-TWC1$150$150$4,941,727
No God, No MasterMonterey Media1$138$138$2,829
Main Tera HeroEros Entertainment77$5,343$69$274,579
MiraculumEntertainment One Films3$203$68$274,924

box office news archive

  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Top 10 Indies in the iTunes Store: 'All is Lost' and 'Enough Said' Top the List

    "All is Lost" and "Enough Said" top the list of top 10 indies in the iTunes movies. Here's the rest of the list.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Box Office: 'Ride Along' Cruises Along In Top Spot, 'Labor Day' Bakes At Low Heat

    In light of the passing of Philip Seymour Hoffman, talk of box office seems a bit superficial at this point, so we'll keep things a bit brief.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Arthouse Audit: 'Tim's Vermeer' Shows Life; 'Gloria' Expands Well

    For the second straight week, a specialized release whose opening date was initially timed to follow a hoped for Oscar nomination that didn't work out opened to decent results anyway. "Tim's Vermeer" (Sony Pictures Classics) was thought to be a prime contender for the Documentary Feature award.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Super Bowl Weekend Saved by Strong Holdovers 'Ride Along' and 'Frozen;' 'Labor Day' Opens in Seventh Place

    Despite two new disappointing films (Focus's "That Awkward Moment" and Paramount's "Labor Day"), holdovers sustained this typically low-grossing Super Bowl weekend. Universal sleeper hit "Ride Along" and Disney's unstoppable "Frozen" led the way to a Top 10 that totaled $67 million, up slightly from...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Specialty Box Office: Penn & Teller Doc 'Tim's Vermeer' Starts Strong; Oscar Contenders Keep Cashing In

    Even though it ended up being snubbed for a best documentary Oscar nomination, the show must got on for Penn & Teller's "Tim's Vermeer," and it did so to the tune of a healthy $57,873 from 4 theaters, averaging $14,468. That bodes well for the Sony Pictures Classics release as it expands.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    14 comments
    tweet
    0

    Weekend B.O. Jan. 31 – Feb. 2 (Ride Along Hits The Trifecta. How?)

    Nobody says they like it, yet it's making a lot of money. Why? How?

    Read More »
    MORE: Box Office
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Friday Box Office: 'Ride Along' Reigns Again, 'Awkward Moment' Connects, 'Labor Day' Lags

    For theaters, Super Bowl Weekend is sometimes an early Valentine's Day, as the week's new releases tend to have a rom-com theme. This year is no different, with both new wide releases -- "That Awkward Moment" (Focus) and "Labor Day" (Paramount) -- meant as counter-programming against the football ho...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Top 10 Indies in the iTunes Store This Week: 'All is Lost' Hits the List at #1

    J.C. Chandor's "All is Lost" joined the list of top 10 indies in the iTunes store this week in the #1 spot. See the rest of the list.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Who Needs an Oscar Nod? 'Gloria' Scores Strong Initial Numbers Along with 'Stranger by the Lake' and 'Visitors'

    The new year has its first subtitled success with the strong opening of Chile Oscar submission "Gloria" (Roadside Attractions), which did not make the Foreign Language shortlist. Opening with a higher per screen average than "No," Chile's nominee last year (starring Gael Garcia Bernal), "Gloria" ben...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Box Office: 'Ride Along' Keeps Rolling In Top Spot While 'I, Frankenstein' Croaks

    So, guess who really likes Kevin Hart? America. For the second weekend in a row, "Ride Along" took the top spot at the box office. This is a big win for Universal, with the $25 million comedy already crossing $75 million, and looking very comfortably at $100 million in the distance. How long until a...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Box Office Top Ten: Action Holdovers and Animated Hits Edge Out Costly Bellyflop 'I, Frankenstein'

    Despite a flopping new wide release ("I, Frankenstein"), grosses for the Top 10 this weekend actually enjoyed a healthy jump over last year ($91 million up from $81), showing strength from two unexpectedly big Universal films ("Ride Along" and "Lone Survivor"), two animated features and sustained i...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Weekend B.O. Jan. 24-26 (Nobody Loves Frankie)

    Lionsgate's big bet on a new Frankenstein tentpole franchise has fallen way short of the mark

    Read More »
    MORE: Box Office
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Friday Box Office: 'Ride Along' & 'Lone Survivor' Trump Sole New Wide Release 'I, Frankenstein'

    Two Universal films ("Ride Along" and "Lone Survivor") beat back "I, Frankenstein" (Lionsgate), the sole new wide release. (Ironically, "Frankenstein" is a redo of the story that once was a staple for Universal.) Holdovers overall helped lift the Top 10 for the day to more than 10% above the same ...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    7 comments
    tweet
    0

    'Ride Along' Sets New January and MLK Holiday Weekend Box Office Records

    'Ride Along' Sets New January and MLK Holiday Weekend Box Office Records

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    10 Top Indies in the iTunes Store This Week: 'Enough Said' and 'The Spectacular Now' Top the List

    This week, "Enough Said" and "Spectacular Now" top the list of most popular indies in the iTunes store.

    Read More »