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In The Land of Blood and Honey (2011)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $303,877Details
International Box Office $205,316Details
Worldwide Box Office $509,193
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  8. Trailer

Synopsis

Set against the backdrop of the Bosnian War that tore the Balkan region apart in the 1990s, In the Land of Blood and Honey tells the story of Danijel and Ajla, two people from different sides of a brutal ethnic conflict. Danijel, a soldier fighting for the Serbs, and Ajla, a Bosnian held captive in the camp he oversees, knew each other before the war, and could have found love with each other. But as the armed conflict takes hold of their lives, their relationship grows darker, their motives and connection to one another ambiguous, their allegiances uncertain. In the Land of Blood and Honey portrays the incredible emotional, moral and physical toll that the war exerts both on individuals and people as a whole, and the terrible consequences that stem from the lack of political will to intervene in a society stricken with conflict.

Metrics

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Critics
55% - Rotten
Audience
47% - Spilled

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$13,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 23rd, 2011 (Limited) by FilmDistrict
International Releases: April 5th, 2012 (Wide) (Portugal)
May 3rd, 2012 (Wide) (United Arab Emirates)
May 10th, 2012 (Wide) (Hong Kong)
May 25th, 2012 (Wide) (Turkey)
December 7th, 2012 (Wide) (Brazil)
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Video Release: March 27th, 2012 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for war violence and atrocities including rape, sexuality, nudity and language.
(Rating bulletin 2184, 8/10/2011)
R for war violence and atrocities including rape, sexuality, nudity and language. (Edited version.)
(Rating bulletin 2200, 11/30/2011)
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Keywords: Actors Making Their Directorial Debut
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,510 $6,274 Mar 2, 2012 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,183 $3,787 Feb 24, 2012 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,222 $7,122 Feb 17, 2012 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,420 $11,174 Feb 10, 2012 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,533 $20,956 Feb 3, 2012 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,380 $12,449 Jan 27, 2012 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,402 $25,693 Jan 20, 2012 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,484 $44,092 Jan 13, 2012 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,315 $32,289 Jan 6, 2012 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,105 $9,479 Dec 30, 2011 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,222 $18,854 Dec 23, 2011 3

Cast

Zana Marjanovic    Ajla
Goran Kostic    Daniel
Rade Serbedzija   
Vanesa Glodjo   

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Angelina Jolie Pitt
Producer    Graham King
Cinematographer    Dean Semler
Second Unit Camera    Igor Meglic

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for March 27th, 2012

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Limited Releases: Awards Season Cools Off This Week

December 23rd, 2011

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December 16th, 2011

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Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/12/23 46 $18,854   3 $6,285   $18,854 3
2011/12/30 59 $9,479 -50% 2 $4,740   $49,142 10
2012/01/06 48 $32,289 +241% 7 $4,613   $90,681 17
2012/01/13 44 $44,092 +37% 18 $2,450   $149,735 24
2012/01/20 53 $25,693 -42% 14 $1,835   $201,225 31
2012/01/27 60 $12,449 -52% 11 $1,132   $226,044 38
2012/02/03 50 $20,956 +68% 7 $2,994   $252,801 45
2012/02/10 66 $11,174 -47% 10 $1,117   $272,376 52
2012/02/17 73 $7,122 -36% 8 $890   $284,991 59
2012/02/24 81 $3,787 -47% 4 $947   $292,865 66
2012/03/02 80 $6,274 +66% 8 $784   $301,305 73

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/12/23 - $6,660   3 $2,220   $6,660 1
2011/12/24 - $4,758 -29% 3 $1,586   $11,418 2
2011/12/25 - $7,436 +56% 3 $2,479   $18,854 3
2011/12/26 - $6,605 -11% 3 $2,202   $25,459 4
2011/12/27 - $4,397 -33% 3 $1,466   $29,856 5
2011/12/28 - $4,851 +10% 3 $1,617   $34,707 6
2011/12/29 - $4,956 +2% 3 $1,652   $39,663 7
2011/12/30 - $3,072 -38% 2 $1,536   $42,735 8
2011/12/31 - $2,035 -34% 2 $1,018   $44,770 9
2012/01/01 - $4,372 +115% 2 $2,186   $49,142 10
2012/01/02 - $4,214 -4% 2 $2,107   $53,356 11
2012/01/03 - $1,734 -59% 2 $867   $55,090 12
2012/01/04 - $1,740 n/c 2 $870   $56,830 13
2012/01/05 - $1,562 -10% 2 $781   $58,392 14
2012/01/06 - $7,794 +399% 7 $1,113   $66,186 15
2012/01/07 - $14,128 +81% 7 $2,018   $80,314 16
2012/01/08 - $10,367 -27% 7 $1,481   $90,681 17
2012/01/09 - $3,694 -64% 7 $528   $94,375 18
2012/01/10 - $4,114 +11% 7 $588   $98,489 19
2012/01/11 - $3,968 -4% 7 $567   $102,457 20
2012/01/12 - $3,186 -20% 7 $455   $105,643 21
2012/01/13 - $11,746 +269% 18 $653   $117,389 22
2012/01/14 - $16,611 +41% 18 $923   $134,000 23
2012/01/15 - $15,735 -5% 18 $874   $149,735 24
2012/01/16 - $10,762 -32% 18 $598   $160,497 25
2012/01/17 - $4,995 -54% 18 $278   $165,492 26
2012/01/18 - $4,473 -10% 18 $249   $169,965 27
2012/01/19 - $5,567 +24% 18 $309   $175,532 28
2012/01/20 - $6,297 +13% 14 $450   $181,829 29
2012/01/21 - $11,697 +86% 14 $836   $193,526 30
2012/01/22 - $7,699 -34% 14 $550   $201,225 31
2012/01/23 - $2,937 -62% 14 $210   $204,162 32
2012/01/24 - $2,773 -6% 14 $198   $206,935 33
2012/01/25 - $3,044 +10% 14 $217   $209,979 34
2012/01/26 - $3,616 +19% 14 $258   $213,595 35
2012/01/27 - $3,301 -9% 11 $300   $216,896 36
2012/01/28 - $5,280 +60% 11 $480   $222,176 37
2012/01/29 - $3,868 -27% 11 $352   $226,044 38
2012/01/30 - $917 -76% 11 $83   $226,961 39
2012/01/31 - $1,602 +75% 11 $146   $228,563 40
2012/02/01 - $1,294 -19% 11 $118   $229,857 41
2012/02/02 - $1,988 +54% 11 $181   $231,845 42
2012/02/03 - $7,184 +261% 7 $1,026   $239,029 43
2012/02/04 - $8,309 +16% 7 $1,187   $247,338 44
2012/02/05 - $5,463 -34% 7 $780   $252,801 45
2012/02/06 - $2,017 -63% 7 $288   $254,818 46
2012/02/07 - $2,449 +21% 7 $350   $257,267 47
2012/02/08 - $2,116 -14% 7 $302   $259,383 48
2012/02/09 - $1,819 -14% 7 $260   $261,202 49
2012/02/10 - $2,831 +56% 10 $283   $264,033 50
2012/02/11 - $4,596 +62% 10 $460   $268,629 51
2012/02/12 - $3,747 -18% 10 $375   $272,376 52
2012/02/17 - $1,736   8 $217   $279,605 57
2012/02/18 - $3,091 +78% 8 $386   $282,696 58
2012/02/19 - $2,295 -26% 8 $287   $284,991 59
2012/02/20 - $1,793 -22% 8 $224   $286,784 60
2012/02/21 - $858 -52% 8 $107   $287,642 61
2012/02/22 - $600 -30% 8 $75   $288,242 62
2012/02/23 - $836 +39% 8 $105   $289,078 63
2012/02/24 - $837 n/c 4 $209   $289,915 64
2012/02/25 - $1,890 +126% 4 $473   $291,805 65
2012/02/26 - $1,060 -44% 4 $265   $292,865 66
2012/02/27 - $420 -60% 4 $105   $293,285 67
2012/02/28 - $581 +38% 4 $145   $293,866 68
2012/02/29 - $485 -17% 4 $121   $294,351 69
2012/03/01 - $680 +40% 4 $170   $295,031 70
2012/03/02 - $1,772 +161% 8 $222   $296,803 71
2012/03/03 - $2,553 +44% 8 $319   $299,356 72
2012/03/04 - $1,949 -24% 8 $244   $301,305 73
2012/03/05 - $552 -72% 8 $69   $301,857 74
2012/03/06 - $644 +17% 8 $81   $302,501 75
2012/03/07 - $721 +12% 8 $90   $303,222 76
2012/03/08 - $655 -9% 8 $82   $303,877 77

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/12/23 48 $39,663   3 $13,221   $39,663 7
2011/12/30 57 $18,729 -53% 2 $9,365   $58,392 14
2012/01/06 47 $47,251 +152% 7 $6,750   $105,643 21
2012/01/13 44 $69,889 +48% 18 $3,883   $175,532 28
2012/01/20 52 $38,063 -46% 14 $2,719   $213,595 35
2012/01/27 58 $12,449 -67% 11 $1,132   $231,845 42
2012/02/03 52 $29,357 +136% 7 $4,194   $261,202 49
2012/02/10 66 $16,667 -43% 10 $1,667   $277,869 56
2012/02/17 72 $11,209 -33% 8 $1,401   $289,078 63
2012/02/24 79 $5,953 -47% 5 $1,191   $295,031 70
2012/03/02 80 $8,846 +49% 8 $1,106   $303,877 77

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Brazil 12/7/2012 $23,656 16 16 28 $45,836 12/14/2015
Hong Kong 5/10/2012 $337 1 1 1 $337 12/6/2015
Portugal 4/5/2012 $0 0 1 1 $34,114 12/6/2015
Turkey 5/25/2012 $34,769 34 34 140 $104,153 12/10/2015
United Arab Emirates 5/3/2012 $20,876 18 18 18 $20,876 12/6/2015
 
International Total$205,316 12/14/2015

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