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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 (Rank 10,301-10,400) 10,381 $154,084
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 13,601-13,700) 13,690 $154,084
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,450 $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
Theater Average 17th Weekend 96 $3,310 Mar 27, 2009 115
Theater Average 16th Weekend 8 $13,838 Mar 20, 2009 108
Top 2008 Theater Average 87 $13,838 Mar 20, 2009 108

Cast

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

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Valentino has Designs on the Per Theater Chart

March 24th, 2009

Valentino: The Last Emperor topped the per theater chart with $21,762 in one theater over the weekend and $33,170 since Wednesday. Hunger returned to theaters and scored $13,838 in its lone theater, which was just a tiny margin ahead of Sin Nombre's weekend of $13,574. Sunshine Cleaning expanded from 4 theaters to 64, but still finished in the $10,000 club with an average of $10,494. More...

Frost Heats up Per Theater Chart

December 9th, 2008

Frost/Nixon had one of the best openings of the year, earning a per theater average of $60,236 in three theaters. Second place on the per theater chart was Milk with an average of $18,534 in just a hair under 100 theaters. Slumdog Millionaire is showing incredible legs and earned an average of $17,977 theaters in 78 theaters while My Name is Bruce rounded out the $10,000 club with $17,214 in one theater, the best weekend of its run. More...

Movie Website Reviews for Weekend of December 5, 2008

December 7th, 2008

This is the weakest week for wide releases for the entire holiday season, but there were still several sites that are worth checking. This includes The Punisher - War Zone's Official Site, which is the best of the best and the winner of the Weekly Website Award. More...

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

This week another number of upcoming movies, new stars and directors have been added to our archive! More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2008/12/05 97 $1,980   1 $1,980   $1,980 1
2009/03/20 65 $13,838   1 $13,838   $17,399 16
2009/03/27 63 $16,550 +20% 5 $3,310   $40,897 17
2009/04/03 63 $16,213 -2% 7 $2,316   $67,035 18
2009/04/10 67 $14,828 -9% 8 $1,854   $90,945 19
2009/04/17 67 $12,077 -19% 10 $1,208   $110,729 20
2009/04/24 72 $7,216 -40% 11 $656   $125,097 21
2009/05/01 74 $6,894 -4% 5 $1,379   $135,453 22
2009/05/08 102 $1,807 -74% 6 $301   $138,663 23
2009/05/15 89 $3,746 +107% 10 $375   $143,578 24
2009/05/22 102 $1,464 -61% 5 $293   $147,744 25
2009/05/29 82 $2,790 +91% 6 $465   $151,700 26
2009/06/05 104 $607 -78% 5 $121   $154,084 27

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 GrossWeek
2008/12/05 92 $3,561   1 $3,561   $3,561 1
2009/03/20 65 $20,786   1 $20,786   $24,347 16
2009/03/27 63 $26,475 +27% 5 $5,295   $50,822 17
2009/04/03 63 $25,295 -4% 7 $3,614   $76,117 18
2009/04/10 66 $22,535 -11% 8 $2,817   $98,652 19
2009/04/17 68 $19,229 -15% 10 $1,923   $117,881 20
2009/04/24 74 $10,678 -44% 11 $971   $128,559 21
2009/05/01 82 $8,297 -22% 5 $1,659   $136,856 22
2009/05/08 98 $2,976 -64% 6 $496   $139,832 23
2009/05/15 87 $6,448 +117% 10 $645   $146,280 24
2009/05/22 103 $2,630 -59% 5 $526   $148,910 25
2009/05/29 83 $4,567 +74% 6 $761   $153,477 26
2009/06/05 111 $607 -87% 5 $121   $154,084 27

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