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Haider (2014)

Haider poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,048,143Details
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Synopsis

Vishal Bhardwaj's adaptation of William Shakespeare's 'Hamlet', Haider - a young man returns home to Kashmir on receiving news of his father's disappearance. Not only does he learn that security forces have detained his father for harboring militants, but that his mother is in a relationship with his very own uncle. Intense drama follows between mother and son as both struggle to come to terms with news of his father's death. Soon Haider learns that his uncle is responsible for the gruesome murder, what follows is his journey to avenge his father's death.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
100% - Fresh
Audience
88% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 2nd, 2014 (Limited) by UTV Communications
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 124 minutes
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Keywords: Bollywood, Modern Adaptation, 1990s, Terrorism, Muslims, India, Kashmir, War, Revenge, Missing Person, Young Child Dealing with the Death of a Parent, Dysfunctional Family
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: VB Pictures
Production Countries: India

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,367 $3,325 Oct 24, 2014 25
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,050 $226,840 Oct 10, 2014 11
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,893 $508,084 Oct 3, 2014 4

Cast

Tabu    Ghazala, Haider's Mother
   Haider
Shraddha Kapoor    Arshia
Kay Kay Menon    Haider's Uncle
Irrfan Khan    Haider's Father
Ashwath Bhatt    Zahoor
Narendra Jha    Dr. Hilal Meer
Kulbhushan Kharbanda    Hussain Meer
Lalit Parimoo    Pervez Lone
Ashish Vidyarthi    Brigadier T.S. Murthy

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Vishal Bhardwaj
Screenwriter    Basharat Peer
Producer    Vishal Bhardwaj
Producer    Siddharth Roy Kapur
Production Designer    Subrata Chakraborty
Production Designer    Amit Ray
Editor    Aarif Sheikh
Composer    Vishal Bhardwaj
Director of Photography    Pankaj Kumar
Story Creator    William Shakespeare

Per Theater Chart: Wide Releases are Keepin' On

October 7th, 2014

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Keep On Keepin' On had the best weekend of its run earning an average of $13,291 in two theaters. Gone Girl earned an average of $12,446 in just over 3,000 theaters. Annabelle was very close behind with an average of $11,659 in close to 3,200 theaters. More...

These Limited Releases are Good and That's No Lie

October 3rd, 2014

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The list this week is less detailed than usual for reasons I'm not going to go into detail about. I'm just going to say two words, "Food poisoning", and leave it at that. There are not a lot of limited releases on this week's list that are earning good reviews and strong buzz. The Good Lie is the best limited release of the week in that regard, but I already talked about it on the weekend predictions, because I think it will reach the top ten. I don't think any of the films below will earn breakout success. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2014/10/03 16 $508,084   119 $4,270   $508,084 4
2014/10/10 23 $226,840 -55% 119 $1,906   $901,610 11
2014/10/24 90 $3,325   6 $554   $1,046,427 25

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2014/10/03 16 $633,482   119 $5,323   $633,482 8
2014/10/24 90 $5,041   6 $840   $1,048,143 29

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