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Ararat (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,693,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 7,153 $1,693,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 9,235 $1,693,000
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,155 $1,693,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 2,306 $1,693,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 2,692 $1,693,000

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Production Budget:$15,500,000
Domestic Releases: November 15th, 2002 (Limited) by Miramax
MPAA Rating: R for violence, sexuality/nudity and language
Comparisons: vs. The Ottoman Lieutenant
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 2,638 $8,030 Feb 7, 2003 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 909 $8,030 Feb 7, 2003 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 753 $1,004 Feb 7, 2003 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 2,982 $8,700 Jan 31, 2003 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,023 $8,700 Jan 31, 2003 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 475 $1,450 Jan 31, 2003 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 3,869 $3,535 Jan 24, 2003 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,566 $3,535 Jan 24, 2003 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 2,140 $253 Jan 24, 2003 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 3,894 $6,983 Jan 17, 2003 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,388 $6,983 Jan 17, 2003 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,450 $776 Jan 17, 2003 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 4,011 $11,905 Jan 10, 2003 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,322 $11,905 Jan 10, 2003 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,153 $1,082 Jan 10, 2003 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 4,389 $13,158 Jan 3, 2003 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,427 $13,158 Jan 3, 2003 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,074 $1,316 Jan 3, 2003 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 4,196 $36,021 Dec 27, 2002 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,136 $36,021 Dec 27, 2002 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 586 $2,251 Dec 27, 2002 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 4,544 $43,509 Dec 20, 2002 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,203 $43,509 Dec 20, 2002 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,273 $1,611 Dec 20, 2002 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,533 $81,665 Dec 13, 2002 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,047 $81,665 Dec 13, 2002 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,087 $2,207 Dec 13, 2002 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,683 $131,421 Dec 6, 2002 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 937 $131,421 Dec 6, 2002 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 916 $3,129 Dec 6, 2002 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,675 $251,750 Nov 29, 2002 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 691 $251,750 Nov 29, 2002 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 295 $7,629 Nov 29, 2002 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,233 $190,543 Nov 22, 2002 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 873 $190,543 Nov 22, 2002 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 258 $13,610 Nov 22, 2002 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,501 $211,130 Nov 15, 2002 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 880 $211,130 Nov 15, 2002 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 132 $35,188 Nov 15, 2002 3
Theater Average Limited Release 158 $35,188 Nov 15, 2002 3
Top 2002 Theater Average Limited Release 10 $35,188 Nov 15, 2002 3
Never Wide Domestic 1,448 $1,693,000 Nov 15, 2002 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 4,944 $1,693,000 Nov 15, 2002 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,332 36 Nov 15, 2002 0

Cast

Charles Aznavour    Edward Saroyan
Eric Bogosian    Rouben
Brent Carver    Philip
Bruce Greenwood    Dr. Clarence Ussher
Elias Koteas    Ali, actor playing Jevdet Bey
Christopher Plummer    David
David Alpay   
Raoul Bhaneja   
Marie-Josee Croze   
Arsinee Khanjian   

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Genie Awards Presented

February 15th, 2003


Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/11/15 26 $211,130   6 $35,188   $211,130 3
2002/11/22 24 $190,543 -10% 14 $13,610   $521,765 10
2002/11/29 25 $251,750 +32% 33 $7,629   $922,524 17
2002/12/06 31 $131,421 -48% 42 $3,129   $1,144,095 24
2002/12/13 36 $81,665 -38% 37 $2,207   $1,293,312 31
2002/12/20 47 $43,509 -47% 27 $1,611   $1,378,159 38
2002/12/27 52 $36,021 -17% 16 $2,251   $1,459,463 45
2003/01/03 68 $13,158 -63% 10 $1,316   $1,510,307 52
2003/01/10 72 $11,905 -10% 11 $1,082   $1,533,583 59
2003/01/17 88 $6,983 -41% 9 $776   $1,547,792 66
2003/01/24 96 $3,535 -49% 14 $253   $1,554,566 73
2003/01/31 88 $8,700 +146% 6 $1,450   $1,683,000 80
2003/02/07 83 $8,030 -8% 8 $1,004   $1,693,000 87

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/11/15 25 $331,222   6 $55,204   $331,222 7
2002/11/22 23 $339,552 +3% 14 $24,254   $670,774 14
2002/11/29 24 $341,900 +1% 33 $10,361   $1,012,674 21
2002/12/06 29 $198,973 -42% 42 $4,737   $1,211,647 28
2002/12/13 33 $123,003 -38% 37 $3,324   $1,334,650 35
2002/12/20 45 $88,792 -28% 27 $3,289   $1,423,442 42
2002/12/27 51 $73,707 -17% 16 $4,607   $1,497,149 49
2003/01/03 63 $24,529 -67% 10 $2,453   $1,521,678 56
2003/01/10 71 $19,131 -22% 11 $1,739   $1,540,809 63
2003/01/17 82 $10,222 -47% 9 $1,136   $1,551,031 70
2003/01/24 43 $123,269 +1,106% 14 $8,805   $1,674,300 77
2003/01/31 86 $10,670 -91% 6 $1,778   $1,684,970 84

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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