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Bride Flight (2011)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $501,360Details
International Box Office $3,659,927Details
Worldwide Box Office $4,161,287
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Synopsis

A lavish romantic drama that charts the lives of three women from different backgrounds, forever changed when they emigrate to New Zealand as war brides. Eager to escape the gloom of post-war Holland, shy but sensual farm girl Ada, dogmatic Marjorie, and Jewish fashion designer Esther become become friends during the 1953 KLM flight that carried the brides to their waiting husbands, who have already settled in Christchurch. They part ways on arrival in their new country and begin their new lives, but their paths continue to cross in the years to come. Chance meetings result in love affairs, betrayal and impenetrable bonds, leading up to a final reunion fifty years later.

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 10th, 2011 (Limited) by Music Box Films
Video Release: September 20th, 2011 by Music Box Films Video
MPAA Rating: R for a strong sex scene and some graphic nudity.
(Rating bulletin 2158, 2/9/2011)
Running Time: 130 minutes
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Keywords: War, Immigration, Romance, Culture Clash, Foreign Language
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: IDTV Film production, Samsa Film, NCRV
Production Countries: Netherlands

Cast

   Ada
Elise Schaap    Marjorie
Anna Drijver    Esther
   Frank
Rutger Hauer    Old Frank
Pleuni Touw    Old Ada
Petra Laseur    Old Marjorie
Willeke van Ammelrooy    Old Esther

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Anton Smit
Producer    Hanneke Niens
Co-Producer    Jani Thiltges
Co-Producer    Gemma Derksen
Director   
Screenwriter    Marieke van der Pol

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2011/06/10 41 $54,044   19 $2,844   $54,044 1
2011/06/17 43 $45,109 -17% 24 $1,880   $125,653 2
2011/06/24 47 $33,647 -25% 19 $1,771   $187,343 3
2011/07/01 52 $24,841 -26% 18 $1,380   $231,615 4
2011/07/08 46 $30,804 +24% 23 $1,339   $279,065 5
2011/07/15 50 $28,059 -9% 17 $1,651   $325,348 6
2011/07/22 54 $25,974 -7% 17 $1,528   $365,127 7
2011/07/29 56 $25,081 -3% 19 $1,320   $400,868 8
2011/08/05 66 $18,452 -26% 19 $971   $430,385 9
2011/08/12 76 $8,919 -52% 12 $743   $446,448 10
2011/08/19 82 $6,344 -29% 10 $634   $459,012 11
2011/08/26 79 $6,864 +8% 10 $686   $470,224 12
2011/09/02 90 $6,060 -12% 10 $606   $478,638 13
2011/09/09 107 $2,192 -64% 4 $548   $484,527 14
2011/09/16 100 $3,622 +65% 5 $724   $489,439 15
2011/09/23 120 $1,335 -63% 5 $267   $492,876 16
2011/10/21 126 $611   2 $306   $497,252 20

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/07/04 47 $6,510   18 $362   $238,125 25
2011/09/05 90 $1,214   10 $121   $479,852 88

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2011/06/10 44 $80,544   19 $4,239   $80,544 1
2011/06/17 43 $73,152 -9% 24 $3,048   $153,696 2
2011/06/24 50 $53,078 -27% 20 $2,654   $206,774 3
2011/07/01 53 $41,487 -22% 18 $2,305   $248,261 4
2011/07/08 46 $49,028 +18% 27 $1,816   $297,289 5
2011/07/15 50 $41,864 -15% 19 $2,203   $339,153 6
2011/07/22 55 $36,634 -12% 17 $2,155   $375,787 7
2011/07/29 57 $36,146 -1% 19 $1,902   $411,933 8
2011/08/05 67 $25,596 -29% 19 $1,347   $437,529 9
2011/08/12 75 $15,139 -41% 14 $1,081   $452,668 10
2011/08/19 80 $10,692 -29% 11 $972   $463,360 11
2011/08/26 82 $9,218 -14% 10 $922   $472,578 12
2011/09/02 90 $9,757 +6% 10 $976   $482,335 13
2011/09/09 105 $3,482 -64% 5 $696   $485,817 14
2011/09/16 101 $5,724 +64% 5 $1,145   $491,541 15
2011/09/23 110 $2,487 -57% 6 $415   $494,028 16
2011/10/14 106 $2,613   4 $653   $496,641 19
2011/10/21 106 $1,621 -38% 3 $540   $498,262 20
2011/10/28 123 $198 -88% 1 $198   $498,460 21
2011/11/04 94 $2,900 +1,365% 2 $1,450   $501,360 22

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