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Ciao (2008)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $49,494Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 2008 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 440 $49,494
Top 2008 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 266 $49,494
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 22,612 $1,734
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 37,902 $938
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 46,427 $661
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 14,109 $2,672
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 29,479 $1,297
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 55,844 $382
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 10,928 $3,316
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 24,479 $1,593
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 38,643 $911
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 35,058 $1,046
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 44,884 $706
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 12,840 $2,896
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 25,560 $1,525
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 9,770 $3,643
All Time Worldwide Box Office 14,452 $49,494
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 4,554 $56,776
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 10,977 $56,776
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 4,511 $49,494
All Time Domestic Box Office for Original Screenplay Movies 5,457 $49,494
All Time Domestic Box Office 11,638 $49,494

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 5th, 2008 (Limited) by Regent Releasing
MPAA Rating: R for language including sexual references
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Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 552 $382 Jun 5, 2009 185
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 335 $382 Jun 5, 2009 185
Highest Theater Average 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 308 $382 Jun 5, 2009 185
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,153 $938 Mar 27, 2009 115
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,080 $938 Mar 27, 2009 115
Highest Theater Average 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 521 $938 Mar 27, 2009 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,350 $1,525 Mar 20, 2009 108
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,102 $1,525 Mar 20, 2009 108
Highest Theater Average 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 271 $1,525 Mar 20, 2009 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,600 $1,734 Mar 13, 2009 101
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,190 $1,734 Mar 13, 2009 101
Highest Theater Average 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 230 $1,734 Mar 13, 2009 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,698 $3,316 Mar 6, 2009 94
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,115 $3,316 Mar 6, 2009 94
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 57 $3,316 Mar 6, 2009 94
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,844 $3,643 Feb 13, 2009 73
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,553 $3,643 Feb 13, 2009 73
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 70 $3,643 Feb 13, 2009 73
Top 2008 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 568 $3,643 Feb 13, 2009 73
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,120 $1,297 Jan 30, 2009 59
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,275 $1,297 Jan 30, 2009 59
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 918 $1,297 Jan 30, 2009 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,791 $706 Jan 23, 2009 52
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,643 $706 Jan 23, 2009 52
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,933 $706 Jan 23, 2009 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,183 $1,321 Jan 16, 2009 45
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,736 $1,321 Jan 16, 2009 45
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,329 $661 Jan 16, 2009 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,250 $3,185 Jan 9, 2009 38
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,559 $3,185 Jan 9, 2009 38
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,289 $1,593 Jan 9, 2009 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,813 $3,138 Jan 2, 2009 31
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,842 $3,138 Jan 2, 2009 31
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,304 $1,046 Jan 2, 2009 31
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,351 $2,733 Dec 19, 2008 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 3,808 $2,733 Dec 19, 2008 17
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 3,531 $911 Dec 19, 2008 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,409 $2,896 Dec 12, 2008 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 4,583 $2,896 Dec 12, 2008 10
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,431 $2,896 Dec 12, 2008 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 11,253 $2,672 Dec 5, 2008 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 6,273 $2,672 Dec 5, 2008 3
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 4,673 $2,672 Dec 5, 2008 3
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 5,500 $49,494 Dec 5, 2008 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 8,960 $49,494 Dec 5, 2008 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 3,584 2 Dec 5, 2008 0

Cast

   Mark
   Jeff
John S. Boles    Larry
Margaret Lake    Margaret
Tiffany Vollmer    Doctor
Alessandro Calza    Andrea
Clementina Plasencia    Waitress
Shelley Altman    Newscaster
Autumn Antal    Newscaster
Fred Stoverink    Interviewer
Angela Gerardo    Author

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/12/05 87 $2,672   1 $2,672   $2,672 3
2008/12/12 83 $2,896 +8% 1 $2,896   $7,264 10
2008/12/19 72 $2,733 -6% 3 $911   $10,723 17
2009/01/02 74 $3,138   3 $1,046   $22,944 31
2009/01/09 76 $3,185 +1% 2 $1,593   $26,948 38
2009/01/16 81 $1,321 -59% 2 $661   $29,817 45
2009/01/23 82 $706 -47% 1 $706   $31,251 52
2009/01/30 81 $1,297 +84% 1 $1,297   $32,867 59
2009/02/13 77 $3,643   1 $3,643   $37,034 73
2009/03/06 90 $3,316   1 $3,316   $41,122 94
2009/03/13 99 $1,734 -48% 1 $1,734   $44,184 101
2009/03/20 97 $1,525 -12% 1 $1,525   $46,952 108
2009/03/27 103 $938 -38% 1 $938   $48,498 115
2009/06/05 110 $382   1 $382   $49,175 185

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/12/05 87 $4,368   1 $4,368   $4,368 7
2008/12/12 86 $3,622 -17% 1 $3,622   $7,990 14
2008/12/19 72 $4,495 +24% 3 $1,498   $12,485 21
2008/12/26 68 $7,321 +63% 2 $3,661   $19,806 28
2009/01/02 74 $3,957 -46% 3 $1,319   $23,763 35
2009/01/09 72 $4,733 +20% 2 $2,367   $28,496 42
2009/01/16 81 $2,049 -57% 2 $1,025   $30,545 49
2009/01/23 80 $1,025 -50% 1 $1,025   $31,570 56
2009/01/30 80 $1,821 +78% 1 $1,821   $33,391 63
2009/02/13 79 $4,415   1 $4,415   $37,806 77
2009/03/06 88 $4,644   1 $4,644   $42,450 98
2009/03/13 97 $2,977 -36% 1 $2,977   $45,427 105
2009/03/20 99 $2,133 -28% 1 $2,133   $47,560 112
2009/03/27 106 $1,233 -42% 1 $1,233   $48,793 119
2009/06/05 109 $701   1 $701   $49,494 189

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