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A Beautiful Planet (2016)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $6,042,798Details
International Box Office $182,388Details
Worldwide Box Office $6,225,186
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Synopsis

A portrait of Earth from space, providing a unique perspective and increased understanding of our planet and galaxy as never seen before. The film features footage of our magnificent blue planet — and the effects humanity has had on it over time — captured by the astronauts aboard the International Space Station. From space, Earth blazes at night with the electric intensity of human expansion — a direct visualization of our changing world. But it is within our power to protect the planet. As we continue to explore and gain knowledge of our galaxy, we also develop a deeper connection to the place we all call home.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
100% - Fresh
Audience
80% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 29th, 2016 (IMAX) by Walt Disney
International Releases: May 27th, 2016 (Wide) (United Kingdom)
August 26th, 2016 (Limited) (Russia (CIS))
September 2nd, 2016 (IMAX), released as A Beautiful Planet 3d (Australia)
September 23rd, 2016 (Wide), released as Beautiful Planet, A (New Zealand)
MPAA Rating: G
(Rating bulletin 2417 (Cert 50350), 3/23/2016)
Running Time: 45 minutes
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Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Walt Disney Pictures, IMAX Corporation, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 461 $63,519 Sep 9, 2016 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 350 $135,912 Sep 2, 2016 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 480 $125,673 Aug 26, 2016 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 535 $135,960 Aug 19, 2016 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 633 $145,051 Aug 12, 2016 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 661 $177,352 Aug 5, 2016 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 836 $159,065 Jul 29, 2016 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 904 $170,293 Jul 22, 2016 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,118 $164,623 Jul 15, 2016 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,356 $155,661 Jul 8, 2016 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,560 $169,671 Jul 1, 2016 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,171 $119,394 Jun 24, 2016 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,507 $123,068 Jun 17, 2016 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,909 $134,430 Jun 10, 2016 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,555 $127,553 Jun 3, 2016 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,892 $158,275 May 27, 2016 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,386 $173,426 May 20, 2016 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,901 $164,378 May 13, 2016 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,401 $132,669 May 6, 2016 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,365 $223,983 Apr 29, 2016 3

Cast

Jennifer Lawrence    Narrator
Scott Kelly    Himself
Samantha Cristoforetti    Herself
Kjell Lindgren    Himself
Barry Wilmore    Himself
Terry Virts    Himself
Marsha Ivins    Herself
Anton Shkaplerov    Himself
Kimiya Yui    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Toni Myers
Co-Producer    Judy Carroll
Executive Producer    Graeme Ferguson
Sound Designer    Peter Thillaye
Composer    Micky Erbe
Composer    Maribeth Solomon
Editor    Toni Myers
Director of Photography    James Neihouse

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/04/29 28 $223,983   137 $1,635   $223,983 3
2016/05/06 27 $132,669 -41% 155 $856   $539,817 10
2016/05/13 26 $164,378 +24% 39 $4,215   $869,098 17
2016/05/20 26 $173,426 +6% 40 $4,336   $1,243,309 24
2016/05/27 25 $158,275 -9% 42 $3,768   $1,580,183 31
2016/06/03 26 $127,553 -19% 39 $3,271   $1,881,710 38
2016/06/10 26 $134,430 +5% 38 $3,538   $2,168,012 45
2016/06/17 25 $123,068 -8% 39 $3,156   $2,431,251 52
2016/06/24 25 $119,394 -3% 35 $3,411   $2,716,339 59
2016/07/01 25 $169,671 +42% 36 $4,713   $3,023,615 66
2016/07/08 28 $155,661 -8% 36 $4,324   $3,387,714 73
2016/07/15 30 $164,623 +6% 35 $4,704   $3,736,119 80
2016/07/22 28 $170,293 +3% 35 $4,866   $4,128,056 87
2016/07/29 28 $159,065 -7% 36 $4,418   $4,455,125 94
2016/08/05 29 $177,352 +11% 37 $4,793   $4,842,075 101
2016/08/12 32 $145,051 -18% 35 $4,144   $5,148,983 108
2016/08/19 32 $135,960 -6% 34 $3,999   $5,424,485 115
2016/08/26 36 $125,673 -8% 38 $3,307   $5,653,889 122
2016/09/02 38 $135,912 +8% 36 $3,775   $5,887,413 129
2016/09/09 40 $63,519 -53% 34 $1,868   $6,042,798 136

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/04/29 24 $407,148   137 $2,972   $407,148 7
2016/05/06 22 $297,572 -27% 155 $1,920   $704,720 14
2016/05/13 20 $365,163 +23% 39 $9,363   $1,069,883 21
2016/05/20 23 $352,025 -4% 40 $8,801   $1,421,908 28
2016/05/27 24 $332,249 -6% 42 $7,911   $1,754,157 35
2016/06/03 22 $279,425 -16% 39 $7,165   $2,033,582 42
2016/06/10 24 $274,601 -2% 39 $7,041   $2,308,183 49
2016/06/17 22 $288,762 +5% 39 $7,404   $2,596,945 56
2016/06/24 24 $256,999 -11% 35 $7,343   $2,853,944 63
2016/07/01 25 $378,109 +47% 36 $10,503   $3,232,053 70
2016/07/08 27 $339,443 -10% 36 $9,429   $3,571,496 77
2016/07/15 25 $386,267 +14% 35 $11,036   $3,957,763 84
2016/07/22 28 $338,297 -12% 35 $9,666   $4,296,060 91
2016/07/29 25 $368,663 +9% 36 $10,241   $4,664,723 98
2016/08/05 24 $339,209 -8% 37 $9,168   $5,003,932 105
2016/08/12 30 $284,593 -16% 35 $8,131   $5,288,525 112
2016/08/19 30 $239,691 -16% 34 $7,050   $5,528,216 119
2016/08/26 35 $223,285 -7% 38 $5,876   $5,751,501 126
2016/09/02 35 $227,778 +2% 36 $6,327   $5,979,279 133

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Australia 9/2/2016 $6,140 1 2 7 $117,232 9/26/2016
New Zealand 9/23/2016 $6,635 2 2 2 $6,635 9/26/2016
Russia (CIS) 8/26/2016 $28,035 37 37 73 $54,128 9/7/2016
United Kingdom 5/27/2016 $4,393 14 14 14 $4,393 6/9/2016
 
International Total$182,388 9/26/2016

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