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The Eagle Huntress (2016)

The Eagle Huntress
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,168,664Details
International Box Office $1,196,992Details
Worldwide Box Office $4,365,656
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $263,842 Details
Est. Domestic Blu-ray Sales $81,910 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $345,752
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Synopsis

Follows Aisholopan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter, and rises to the pinnacle of a tradition that has been handed down from father to son for centuries. While there are many old Kazakh eagle hunters who vehemently reject the idea of any female taking part in their ancient tradition, Aisholpan’s father Nurgaiv believes that a girl can do anything a boy can, as long as she’s determined. The story begins after Aisholpan has been training with her father’s eagle for many months. As every eagle can only have one master, the time has come for Aisholpan to capture an eagle of her own.

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,501-6,600) 6,513 $3,168,664
All Time International Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,933 $1,196,992
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,801-7,900) 7,895 $4,365,656
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 701-800) 792 $3,168,664

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 2nd, 2016 (Limited) by Sony Pictures Classics
International Releases: December 16th, 2016 (Wide) (United Kingdom)
January 6th, 2017 (Wide), released as Eagle Huntress, The (New Zealand)
January 27th, 2017 (Wide) (Slovenia)
March 3rd, 2017 (Wide) (Austria)
March 17th, 2017 (Wide) (Australia)
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Video Release: February 7th, 2017 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: G
Running Time: 87 minutes
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Keywords: Coming of Age, Father and Daughter, Father's Footsteps, Animal Lead, Mongolia
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Sony Pictures Classics, 19340 Productions, Artemis Rising Foundation, Impact Partners, Shine Global, Warrior Poets, Kissiki Film
Production Countries: Mongolia,
United Kingdom,
United States

Cast

Daisy Ridley    Narrator
Nurgaiv Aisholpan    Herself
Rys Nurgaiv    Himself
Kuksyegyen Almagul    Herself
Boshai Dalai Khan    Himself
Bosaga Rys    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Stacey Reiss
Producer    Sharon Chang
Producer    Otto Bell
Executive Producer    Morgan Spurlock
Executive Producer    Jeremy Chilnick
Executive Producer    Daisy Ridley
Executive Producer    Marc H. Simon
Executive Producer    Dan Cogan
Executive Producer    Regina K. Scully
Executive Producer    Barbara Dobkin
Executive Producer    Susan MacLaury
Song Writer    Sia Furler
Director of Photography    Simon Niblett
Editor    Pierre Takal
Composer    Jeff Peters
Co-Executive Producer    Jenny Raskin
Co-Producer    Asher Svidensky
Additional Camera    Martina Radwan
Additional Camera    Christopher Raymond
Assistant Camera    Ben Crossley
Sound Recordist    Andrew Yarme
Post-Production Supervisor    Adam Sonnenfeld

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/11/04 42 $52,574   4 $13,144   $65,536 1
2016/11/11 28 $192,661 +266% 31 $6,215   $281,105 2
2016/11/18 26 $182,072 -5% 39 $4,669   $542,113 3
2016/11/25 21 $262,963 +44% 64 $4,109   $908,314 4
2016/12/02 23 $204,776 -22% 81 $2,528   $1,190,290 5
2016/12/09 23 $200,359 -2% 122 $1,642   $1,478,318 6
2016/12/16 23 $141,633 -29% 112 $1,265   $1,714,912 7
2017/01/06 28 $114,718   94 $1,220   $2,460,976 10
2017/01/20 37 $67,102   74 $907   $2,742,635 12
2017/01/27 43 $72,977 +9% 91 $802   $2,855,434 13
2017/02/10 54 $28,249   34 $831   $2,983,505 15
2017/02/17 55 $24,687 -13% 28 $882   $3,027,844 16
2017/02/24 59 $13,262 -46% 22 $603   $3,056,904 17
2017/03/03 59 $14,637 +10% 21 $697   $3,071,541 18
2017/03/17 60 $9,886   12 $824   $3,113,880 20
2017/03/24 59 $9,309 -6% 12 $776   $3,128,761 21
2017/03/31 58 $10,618 +14% 17 $625   $3,141,860 22
2017/04/07 64 $8,956 -16% 11 $814   $3,155,563 23
2017/04/14 70 $3,994 -55% 7 $571   $3,162,153 24
2017/04/21 82 $1,467 -63% 3 $489   $3,165,310 25
2017/04/28 85 $1,080 -26% 4 $270   $3,167,184 26
2017/05/05 85 $680 -37% 3 $227   $3,168,664 27

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/10/28 66 $12,962   3 $4,321   $12,962 1
2016/11/04 42 $75,482 +482% 41 $1,841   $88,444 2
2016/11/11 27 $271,597 +260% 31 $8,761   $360,041 3
2016/11/18 31 $285,310 +5% 56 $5,095   $645,351 4
2016/11/25 21 $340,163 +19% 64 $5,315   $985,514 5
2016/12/02 24 $292,445 -14% 81 $3,610   $1,277,959 6
2016/12/09 23 $295,320 +1% 122 $2,421   $1,573,279 7
2016/12/16 26 $247,757 -16% 112 $2,212   $1,821,036 8
2016/12/23 28 $268,577 +8% 105 $2,558   $2,089,613 9
2016/12/30 26 $256,645 -4% 113 $2,271   $2,346,258 10
2017/01/20 36 $106,924   74 $1,445   $2,782,457 13
2017/02/10 52 $47,901   34 $1,409   $3,003,157 16
2017/02/17 55 $40,485 -15% 28 $1,446   $3,043,642 17
2017/03/17 60 $15,458   12 $1,288   $3,119,452 21
2017/03/24 55 $11,790 -24% 12 $983   $3,131,242 22
2017/03/31 55 $15,365 +30% 17 $904   $3,146,607 23
2017/04/07 64 $11,552 -25% 11 $1,050   $3,158,159 24
2017/04/14 71 $5,684 -51% 7 $812   $3,163,843 25
2017/04/21 83 $2,261 -60% 3 $754   $3,166,104 26
2017/04/28 81 $1,880 -17% 4 $470   $3,167,984 27

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Australia 3/17/2017 $73,320 23 27 242 $472,108 8/2/2017
Austria 3/3/2017 $913 1 1 1 $913 3/7/2017
Italy 8/31/2017 $63,480 0 0 0 $81,336 9/5/2017
Netherlands 6/15/2017 $7,985 19 19 55 $35,103 7/4/2017
New Zealand 1/6/2017 $14,231 9 12 79 $129,917 3/27/2017
Portugal 6/30/2017 $770 2 2 2 $770 7/7/2017
Slovenia 1/27/2017 $292 1 1 2 $2,031 2/17/2017
United Kingdom 12/16/2016 $20,605 24 50 196 $474,814 4/26/2017
 
International Total$1,196,992 9/5/2017

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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