Ask the Dust

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $742,614Details
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics
35% - Rotten
Audience
41% - Spilled

Movie Details

Theatrical Release: March 10th, 2006 (Limited) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for some sexuality, nudity and language.
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

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Cast

Colin Farrell    Arturo Bandini
Salma Hayek    Camilla
Donald Sutherland    Hellfrick
Eileen Atkins   

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Robert Towne
Composer    Heitor Pereira
Composer    Ramin Djawadi
Art Director    Richard L. Johnson

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/03/10 53 $68,779   7 $9,826   $68,779 3
2006/03/17 33 $206,026 +200% 77 $2,676   $297,518 10
2006/03/24 38 $135,865 -34% 111 $1,224   $510,599 17
2006/03/31 47 $61,403 -55% 83 $740   $630,802 24
2006/04/07 61 $25,215 -59% 46 $548   $683,769 31
2006/04/14 77 $15,421 -39% 46 $335   $711,213 38
2006/04/21 80 $7,491 -51% 18 $416   $725,512 45
2006/04/28 99 $3,712 -50% 12 $309   $733,032 52
2006/05/05 97 $3,242 -13% 5 $648   $738,612 59
2006/05/12 101 $3,173 -2% 5 $635   $742,614 66

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