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Hunger (2008)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $154,084Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 10,175 $154,084
All Time Worldwide Box Office 12,945 $154,084
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 3,321 $154,084

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 5th, 2008 (Limited) by IFC Films
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Comparisons: vs. Wo shi zheng ren
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Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 528 $607 Jun 5, 2009 185
Biggest 27th Weekend Limited Release 313 $607 Jun 5, 2009 185
Theater Average 27th Weekend Limited Release 363 $121 Jun 5, 2009 185
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 460 $2,790 May 29, 2009 178
Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release 224 $2,790 May 29, 2009 178
Theater Average 26th Weekend Limited Release 318 $465 May 29, 2009 178
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 610 $1,464 May 22, 2009 171
Biggest 25th Weekend Limited Release 323 $1,464 May 22, 2009 171
Theater Average 25th Weekend Limited Release 422 $293 May 22, 2009 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 561 $3,746 May 15, 2009 164
Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release 254 $3,746 May 15, 2009 164
Theater Average 24th Weekend Limited Release 462 $375 May 15, 2009 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 770 $1,807 May 8, 2009 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 382 $1,807 May 8, 2009 157
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 534 $301 May 8, 2009 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 669 $6,894 May 1, 2009 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 261 $6,894 May 1, 2009 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 161 $1,379 May 1, 2009 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 790 $7,216 Apr 24, 2009 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 303 $7,216 Apr 24, 2009 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 473 $656 Apr 24, 2009 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 816 $12,077 Apr 17, 2009 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 275 $12,077 Apr 17, 2009 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 251 $1,208 Apr 17, 2009 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 920 $14,828 Apr 10, 2009 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 275 $14,828 Apr 10, 2009 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 131 $1,854 Apr 10, 2009 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,085 $16,213 Apr 3, 2009 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 311 $16,213 Apr 3, 2009 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 79 $2,316 Apr 3, 2009 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,296 $16,550 Mar 27, 2009 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 373 $16,550 Mar 27, 2009 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 43 $3,310 Mar 27, 2009 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,605 $13,838 Mar 20, 2009 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 481 $13,838 Mar 20, 2009 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 3 $13,838 Mar 20, 2009 108
Theater Average Limited Release 1,265 $13,838 Mar 20, 2009 108
Top 2008 Theater Average Limited Release 60 $13,838 Mar 20, 2009 108
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 11,616 $1,980 Dec 5, 2008 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 6,609 $1,980 Dec 5, 2008 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 5,385 $1,980 Dec 5, 2008 3
Never Wide Domestic 4,086 $154,084 Dec 5, 2008 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 7,600 $154,084 Dec 5, 2008 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 2,246 10 Dec 5, 2008 0

Cast

   Bobby Sands
   Father Dominic Moran
   Raymond Lohan
Brian Milligan   
Liam McMahon   
Lalor Roddy   

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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March 24th, 2009

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December 9th, 2008

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Movie Website Reviews for Weekend of December 5, 2008

December 7th, 2008

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Limited Releases Hope to Avoid a Frosty Reception

December 5th, 2008

Seven limited releases this week, but only two that are opening in more than one theater. However, while the quantity is not great, the quality is with two potential Oscar winners opening this week: Frost/Nixon and Hunger. Additionally, both Timecrimes and Tokyo! are also worth checking out. More...

Awards Season - Ballast, River, and Rachel Getting Nominations

December 2nd, 2008

It's the official start of award season as the Independent Spirit Award nominations were announced today. At first glance, no one film jumps out as the big player, but Frozen River did manage to pull in seven nods, while Rachel Getting Married and Ballast earned six each. More...

New Movie Announcements, Stars and Directors - September 30, 2008

September 30th, 2008

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/12/05 97 $1,980   1 $1,980   $1,980 3
2009/03/20 65 $13,838   1 $13,838   $17,399 108
2009/03/27 63 $16,550 +20% 5 $3,310   $40,897 115
2009/04/03 63 $16,213 -2% 7 $2,316   $67,035 122
2009/04/10 67 $14,828 -9% 8 $1,854   $90,945 129
2009/04/17 67 $12,077 -19% 10 $1,208   $110,729 136
2009/04/24 72 $7,216 -40% 11 $656   $125,097 143
2009/05/01 74 $6,894 -4% 5 $1,379   $135,453 150
2009/05/08 102 $1,807 -74% 6 $301   $138,663 157
2009/05/15 89 $3,746 +107% 10 $375   $143,578 164
2009/05/22 102 $1,464 -61% 5 $293   $147,744 171
2009/05/29 82 $2,790 +91% 6 $465   $151,700 178
2009/06/05 104 $607 -78% 5 $121   $154,084 185

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/05/25 92 $298   5 $60   $148,042 172

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/12/05 92 $3,561   1 $3,561   $3,561 7
2009/03/20 65 $20,786   1 $20,786   $24,347 112
2009/03/27 63 $26,475 +27% 5 $5,295   $50,822 119
2009/04/03 63 $25,295 -4% 7 $3,614   $76,117 126
2009/04/10 66 $22,535 -11% 8 $2,817   $98,652 133
2009/04/17 68 $19,229 -15% 10 $1,923   $117,881 140
2009/04/24 74 $10,678 -44% 11 $971   $128,559 147
2009/05/01 82 $8,297 -22% 5 $1,659   $136,856 154
2009/05/08 98 $2,976 -64% 6 $496   $139,832 161
2009/05/15 87 $6,448 +117% 10 $645   $146,280 168
2009/05/22 103 $2,630 -59% 5 $526   $148,910 175
2009/05/29 83 $4,567 +74% 6 $761   $153,477 182
2009/06/05 111 $607 -87% 5 $121   $154,084 189

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