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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $124,800Details
International Box Office $1,675,315Details
Worldwide Box Office $1,800,115
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Synopsis

Sentaro runs a small bakery that serves dorayakis — pastries filled with sweet red bean paste. When an old lady, Tokue, offers to help in the kitchen he reluctantly accepts. But Tokue proves to have magic in her hands when it comes to making sweet bean paste. Thanks to her secret recipe, the little business soon flourishes…And with time, Sentaro and Tokue will open their hearts to reveal old wounds.

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 18th, 2016 (Limited) by Kino Lorber, released as Sweet Bean
International Releases: September 10th, 2015 (Wide) (South Korea)
November 6th, 2015 (Wide) (Spain)
December 3rd, 2015 (Wide) (Brazil)
January 8th, 2016 (Wide) (Austria)
January 28th, 2016 (Wide) (Hong Kong)
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MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 113 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Comme des Cinemas, Nagoya Broadcasting Network, Twenty Twenty Vision, Aeon Entertainment, Kumie, Poplar Publishing, Hakuhoda, Elephant House, Asahi Shimbun, ZDF/ARTE, MAM
Production Countries: France,
Germany,
Japan

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 637 $1,177 Sep 2, 2016 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 620 $2,439 Aug 26, 2016 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 683 $3,095 Aug 19, 2016 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 679 $6,292 Aug 12, 2016 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 831 $5,819 Aug 5, 2016 143
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,756 $236 Jul 22, 2016 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,988 $341 Jul 15, 2016 122
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,776 $2,373 Jun 17, 2016 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,889 $4,276 Jun 10, 2016 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,793 $1,165 Jun 3, 2016 80
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,468 $1,973 May 20, 2016 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,594 $3,793 May 13, 2016 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,426 $1,573 May 6, 2016 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,367 $502 Apr 29, 2016 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,096 $3,648 Apr 22, 2016 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,648 $3,535 Apr 15, 2016 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,408 $13,406 Apr 8, 2016 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,911 $583 Apr 1, 2016 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,828 $1,194 Mar 25, 2016 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 10,453 $4,630 Mar 18, 2016 3

Cast

   Tokue
   Sentarou
   Wakana
Etsuko Ichihara    Yoshiko
Miki Mizuno    Wakana's Mother
Wakato Kanematsu    Wakato
Miyoko Asada    Dorayaki Shop Owner
Taiga    Yohei

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Naomi Kawsase
Based on the novel by    Durian Sukegawa
Producer    Masa Sawade
Producer    Yoshito Oyama
Co-Producer    Thanassis Karathanos
Director of Photography    Shigeki Akiyama
Production Designer    Kyoko Heya
Editor    Tina Baz Le Gal
Composer    David Hadjadj

Theater Averages: Midnight has Special Year-Best Opening of $38,002

March 22nd, 2016

Midnight Special

Midnight Special had the best theater average for a film that opened in 2016 earning $190,000 in five theaters for an average of $38,002. The only other film in the $10,000 club was A Space Program with $10,247 in its lone theater. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/03/18 81 $4,630   1 $4,630   $4,630 3
2016/03/25 87 $1,194 -74% 1 $1,194   $9,002 10
2016/04/01 95 $583 -51% 1 $583   $14,713 17
2016/04/08 58 $13,406 +2,199% 5 $2,681   $28,794 24
2016/04/15 74 $3,535 -74% 4 $884   $38,489 31
2016/04/22 75 $3,648 +3% 6 $608   $46,876 38
2016/04/29 88 $502 -86% 2 $251   $48,398 45
2016/05/06 90 $1,573 +213% 3 $524   $50,113 52
2016/05/13 75 $3,793 +141% 9 $421   $54,593 59
2016/05/20 84 $1,973 -48% 1 $1,973   $60,757 66
2016/06/03 76 $1,165   2 $583   $66,518 80
2016/06/10 65 $4,276 +267% 1 $4,276   $70,987 87
2016/06/17 70 $2,373 -45% 5 $475   $74,913 94
2016/07/15 94 $341   1 $341   $77,894 122
2016/07/22 94 $236 -31% 1 $236   $78,130 129
2016/08/05 63 $5,819   4 $1,455   $84,030 143
2016/08/12 69 $6,292 +8% 4 $1,573   $96,227 150
2016/08/19 75 $3,095 -51% 4 $774   $113,127 157
2016/08/26 84 $2,439 -21% 2 $1,220   $119,949 164
2016/09/02 90 $1,177 -52% 2 $589   $123,231 171

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/03/18 85 $7,808   1 $7,808   $7,808 7
2016/03/25 80 $6,322 -19% 1 $6,322   $14,130 14
2016/04/01 99 $1,258 -80% 1 $1,258   $15,388 21
2016/04/08 62 $19,566 +1,455% 6 $3,261   $34,954 28
2016/04/15 77 $8,274 -58% 6 $1,379   $43,228 35
2016/04/22 81 $4,668 -44% 5 $934   $47,896 42
2016/04/29 106 $644 -86% 2 $322   $48,540 49
2016/05/06 99 $2,260 +251% 3 $753   $50,800 56
2016/05/13 77 $7,984 +253% 5 $1,597   $58,784 63
2016/05/20 81 $4,283 -46% 3 $1,428   $63,067 70
2016/05/27 84 $2,286 -47% 1 $2,286   $65,353 77
2016/06/03 87 $1,358 -41% 2 $679   $66,711 84
2016/06/10 75 $5,829 +329% 1 $5,829   $72,540 91
2016/06/17 77 $3,269 -44% 5 $654   $75,809 98
2016/06/24 98 $1,744 -47% 2 $872   $77,553 105
2016/07/15 106 $341   1 $341   $77,894 126
2016/07/22 112 $317 -7% 1 $317   $78,211 133
2016/08/05 64 $11,724   4 $2,931   $89,935 147
2016/08/12 57 $20,097 +71% 4 $5,024   $110,032 154
2016/08/19 74 $7,478 -63% 4 $1,870   $117,510 161
2016/08/26 88 $4,544 -39% 2 $2,272   $122,054 168
2016/09/02 90 $2,464 -46% 2 $1,232   $124,518 175
2016/09/09 116 $282 -89% 2 $141   $124,800 182

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Australia 4/29/2016 $13,330 5 10 79 $112,887 7/11/2016
Austria 1/8/2016 $16,324 8 13 65 $92,842 6/9/2016
Belgium 2/10/2016 $23,312 9 11 50 $103,174 6/9/2016
Brazil 12/3/2015 $0 0 6 18 $34,844 6/9/2016
Finland 4/8/2016 $16,935 20 20 35 $39,137 6/9/2016
Hong Kong 1/28/2016 $24,901 3 3 19 $167,499 6/9/2016
Lithuania 2/26/2016 $0 0 7 11 $6,857 6/9/2016
Netherlands 2/11/2016 $36,555 29 29 29 $36,555 6/9/2016
New Zealand 3/18/2016 $5,657 6 17 97 $36,400 6/9/2016
Portugal 7/29/2016 $6,077 2 3 11 $28,610 9/8/2016
Slovenia 4/21/2016 $380 4 4 12 $6,592 6/9/2016
South Korea 9/10/2015 $0 0 41 61 $186,036 10/27/2015
Spain 11/6/2015 $0 0 63 203 $817,741 6/9/2016
United Kingdom 8/5/2016 $6,141 7 7 7 $6,141 8/11/2016
 
International Total$1,675,315 9/8/2016

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