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Brand Upon the Brain! (2007)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $227,064Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 9,637 $227,064
All Time Worldwide Box Office 12,328 $227,064
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 2,894 $227,064

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 9th, 2007 (Limited) by Vitagraph Films
Video Release: August 12th, 2008 by Criterion
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
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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 12th Weekend 3,645 $2,128 Jul 27, 2007 82
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,589 $2,128 Jul 27, 2007 82
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 797 $1,064 Jul 27, 2007 82
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 4,622 $218 Jul 20, 2007 75
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 2,246 $218 Jul 20, 2007 75
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 2,179 $218 Jul 20, 2007 75
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 4,752 $1,051 Jul 13, 2007 68
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 2,140 $1,051 Jul 13, 2007 68
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 2,169 $350 Jul 13, 2007 68
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 7,954 $1,303 Jun 1, 2007 26
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 3,653 $1,303 Jun 1, 2007 26
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 3,690 $434 Jun 1, 2007 26
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 6,348 $56,720 May 18, 2007 12
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,809 $56,720 May 18, 2007 12
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 126 $18,907 May 18, 2007 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 7,086 $46,412 May 11, 2007 5
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 2,261 $46,412 May 11, 2007 5
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 70 $46,412 May 11, 2007 5
Theater Average Limited Release 82 $46,412 May 11, 2007 5
Top 2007 Theater Average Limited Release 7 $46,412 May 11, 2007 5
Never Wide Domestic 3,593 $227,064 May 9, 2007 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 7,103 $227,064 May 9, 2007 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 3,383 3 May 9, 2007 0

DVD Releases for August 12, 2008

August 11th, 2008

Another week, another list of lackluster first-run releases. In fact, the highest grossing first-run release of the week managed less than $10 million at the box office. There was only one contender for DVD Pick of the Week, and that was Brand Upon the Brain! - Criterion Collection. However, even that might be a little too out there for most people. More...

Per Theater Chart Smells Sweet as a Rose

June 12th, 2007

La Vie en Rose won the race to the top of the per theater chart, earning $180,000 in 8 theaters for an average of $22,481. Brand Upon the Brain! continued its tour and jumped into second place with an average of $12,223 in its three theaters. 12:08 East of Bucharest was close behind with $11,586 in its lone theater while overall box office winner, Ocean's Thirteen was the last film to cross $10,000, earning an average of $10,136. More...

Once is Number One on Per Theater Chart

May 22nd, 2007

Once won a close race for top spot on the per theater chart, just topping Shrek the Third $30,951 to $29,507. Brand Upon the Brain! held up better than expected, earning an average of $18,907 in its three theaters while Chalk was the only other film to top $10,000 with $13,363. More...

Brand Rules the Per Theater Chart

May 15th, 2007

Brand Upon the Brain! was the top dog on the per theater chart this week, scoring an impressive $46,412 in its one theater over the weekend and $63,837 since Wednesday. In most cases this would be clear evidence that the film was destined for mainstream success. However, given the nature of the movie, it should have a successful tour of art house theaters in major cities, but it will never play in multiplexes. The second place film was Brooklyn Rules with $41,811 an exclusive engagement ahead of this Friday's opening. Paris, je t'aime remained in third place while its average rose to $20,247. The overall number one film, Spider-man 3, earned an average of $13,680, which was more than the four new wide releases combined. Finally, Waitress just maintained a $10,000 average, earning an average of $10,108 in 65 theaters. There is little doubt the film will earn some measure of mainstream success at this point. More...

Movie Website Updates for May 6 - May 12, 2007

May 12th, 2007

Not the best week for sites as there was only one that had even a chance of winning, Surf's Up - Official Site. There were a couple others that showed potential, but they will need a little more work to win. More...

Pushing the Definition of Limited Releases

May 11th, 2007

There's another massive list of limited releases this week, including several that are in more than a couple of dozen theaters. However, this could be a serious problem as the market can only handle two movies opening that wide and maybe a few smaller releases. With this many films trying to squeeze into a tight weekend, at least half will fail to meet expectations. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2007/05/11 50 $46,412   1 $46,412   $63,837 5
2007/05/18 47 $56,720 +22% 3 $18,907   $150,622 12
2007/06/01 97 $1,303   3 $434   $163,398 26
2007/07/13 101 $1,051   3 $350   $222,718 68
2007/07/20 110 $218 -79% 1 $218   $224,936 75
2007/07/27 88 $2,128 +876% 2 $1,064   $227,064 82

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2007/05/11 51 $76,477   1 $76,477   $93,902 9
2007/05/18 54 $62,020 -19% 3 $20,673   $155,922 16
2007/05/25 90 $6,164 -90% 4 $1,541   $162,086 23
2007/06/01 98 $3,043 -51% 3 $1,014   $165,129 30
2007/06/08 49 $42,033 +1,281% 3 $14,011   $207,162 37
2007/07/13 82 $3,051   3 $1,017   $224,718 72
2007/07/20 101 $218 -93% 1 $218   $224,936 79
2007/07/27 83 $2,128 +876% 2 $1,064   $227,064 86

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