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Japanese Story (2003)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $647,054Details
International Box Office $4,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $4,647,054
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 2003 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 223 $647,054
Top 2003 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 86 $647,054
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 39,811 $871
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 56,723 $356
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 19,794 $1,978
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 6,796 $4,792
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 29,400 $1,301
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 33,392 $1,116
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 26,187 $1,485
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 6,241 $5,121
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 34,360 $1,074
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 24,271 $1,608
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 39,547 $879
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 9,854 $3,617
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 20,268 $1,933
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 30,693 $1,238
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 48,729 $594
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 15,518 $2,470
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 28,281 $1,360
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 6,788 $4,798
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 33,457 $1,112
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 12,258 $3,024
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 24,723 $1,577
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 36,840 $977
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 22,644 $1,731
All Time Worldwide Box Office 7,474 $4,647,054
All Time International Box Office 4,274 $4,000,000
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,834 $879,679
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 7,593 $879,679
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,883 $647,054
All Time Domestic Box Office 8,259 $647,054

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 31st, 2003 (Wide) by IDP Distribution
MPAA Rating: R for a scene of sexuality and profanity in two languages
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Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Production Countries: Australia

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 774 $1,741 Jun 4, 2004 159
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 386 $1,741 Jun 4, 2004 159
Highest Theater Average 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 267 $871 Jun 4, 2004 159
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 721 $5,193 May 28, 2004 152
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 295 $5,193 May 28, 2004 152
Highest Theater Average 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 108 $1,731 May 28, 2004 152
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 720 $10,396 May 21, 2004 145
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 259 $10,396 May 21, 2004 145
Highest Theater Average 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 149 $1,485 May 21, 2004 145
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 804 $12,376 May 14, 2004 138
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 267 $12,376 May 14, 2004 138
Highest Theater Average 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 239 $1,238 May 14, 2004 138
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,013 $10,099 May 7, 2004 131
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 337 $10,099 May 7, 2004 131
Highest Theater Average 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 638 $594 May 7, 2004 131
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,105 $14,951 Apr 30, 2004 124
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 328 $14,951 Apr 30, 2004 124
Highest Theater Average 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 514 $879 Apr 30, 2004 124
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,266 $17,848 Apr 23, 2004 117
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 356 $17,848 Apr 23, 2004 117
Highest Theater Average 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 416 $1,116 Apr 23, 2004 117
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,508 $17,589 Apr 16, 2004 110
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 420 $17,589 Apr 16, 2004 110
Highest Theater Average 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 575 $977 Apr 16, 2004 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,561 $26,811 Apr 9, 2004 103
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 389 $26,811 Apr 9, 2004 103
Highest Theater Average 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 276 $1,577 Apr 9, 2004 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,001 $17,396 Apr 2, 2004 96
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 571 $17,396 Apr 2, 2004 96
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 209 $1,933 Apr 2, 2004 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,242 $19,046 Mar 26, 2004 89
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 634 $19,046 Mar 26, 2004 89
Highest Theater Average 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 476 $1,360 Mar 26, 2004 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,712 $14,461 Mar 19, 2004 82
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 823 $14,461 Mar 19, 2004 82
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 756 $1,112 Mar 19, 2004 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,981 $17,183 Mar 12, 2004 75
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 882 $17,183 Mar 12, 2004 75
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 883 $1,074 Mar 12, 2004 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,251 $20,898 Mar 5, 2004 68
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 925 $20,898 Mar 5, 2004 68
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 543 $1,608 Mar 5, 2004 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,746 $3,207 Feb 27, 2004 61
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,937 $3,207 Feb 27, 2004 61
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,354 $356 Feb 27, 2004 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,455 $11,710 Feb 20, 2004 54
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,486 $11,710 Feb 20, 2004 54
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,100 $1,301 Feb 20, 2004 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,291 $31,651 Feb 13, 2004 47
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,198 $31,651 Feb 13, 2004 47
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 743 $1,978 Feb 13, 2004 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,375 $51,870 Feb 6, 2004 40
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,111 $51,870 Feb 6, 2004 40
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 621 $2,470 Feb 6, 2004 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,739 $61,495 Jan 30, 2004 33
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,174 $61,495 Jan 30, 2004 33
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 426 $3,617 Jan 30, 2004 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,250 $19,192 Jan 23, 2004 26
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,133 $19,192 Jan 23, 2004 26
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 397 $4,798 Jan 23, 2004 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,647 $25,603 Jan 16, 2004 19
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,258 $25,603 Jan 16, 2004 19
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 648 $5,121 Jan 16, 2004 19
Top 2003 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 350 $5,121 Jan 16, 2004 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,779 $15,119 Jan 9, 2004 12
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 3,096 $15,119 Jan 9, 2004 12
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,343 $3,024 Jan 9, 2004 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,991 $23,962 Jan 2, 2004 5
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 3,117 $23,962 Jan 2, 2004 5
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 3,224 $4,792 Jan 2, 2004 5
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 2,352 $647,054 Dec 31, 2003 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 5,864 $647,054 Dec 31, 2003 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 1,890 16 Dec 31, 2003 0

Cast

Toni Collette    Sandy Edwards

DVD Releases for May 11, 2004

May 10th, 2004

Every week films get a second chance at success from the home market; or, in some cases, a first chance at success. It was a strange week for DVD releases, whilere there are 18 releases on the list, fully half of them are TV on DVD and most of the rest of older films. Only two new releases, The Fog of War - Buy from Amazon and In America - Buy from Amazon are on my rental list. And none are on my to buy list. More...

Secrets and Japanese Businessmen

January 2nd, 2004

Just two movies open in limited release this week, and one of them already opened on New Year's Eve. That's not surprising given this time of the year and things will start to pick up again by the end of the month. More...

Movie Websites Launches for December 2 - January 2

January 2nd, 2004

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. This week we have a very abridged list due to the holidays; in fact, the list is so abridged I contemplated not giving an award this week. In the end I gave the award for the week to King Arthur - Official Site - for excellence in a placeholder site. (Hopefully the full site will not let me down.) If you know of any new movie websites not on this list feel free to e-mail me with the details. More...

Movie Websites Launches for December 5 - December 11

December 11th, 2003


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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2004/01/02 61 $23,962   5 $4,792   $32,699 5
2004/01/09 68 $15,119 -37% 5 $3,024   $57,013 12
2004/01/16 63 $25,603 +69% 5 $5,121   $89,229 19
2004/01/23 65 $19,192 -25% 4 $4,798   $121,019 26
2004/01/30 47 $61,495 +220% 17 $3,617   $189,209 33
2004/02/06 57 $51,870 -16% 21 $2,470   $263,689 40
2004/02/13 63 $31,651 -39% 16 $1,978   $313,899 47
2004/02/20 83 $11,710 -63% 9 $1,301   $332,233 54
2004/02/27 97 $3,207 -73% 9 $356   $338,284 61
2004/03/05 61 $20,898 +552% 13 $1,608   $362,346 68
2004/03/12 66 $17,183 -18% 16 $1,074   $387,283 75
2004/03/19 67 $14,461 -16% 13 $1,112   $409,412 82
2004/03/26 76 $19,046 +32% 14 $1,360   $434,346 89
2004/04/02 79 $17,396 -9% 9 $1,933   $461,618 96
2004/04/09 66 $26,811 +54% 17 $1,577   $496,211 103
2004/04/16 62 $17,589 -34% 18 $977   $524,557 110
2004/04/23 69 $17,848 +1% 16 $1,116   $553,760 117
2004/04/30 82 $14,951 -16% 17 $879   $578,478 124
2004/05/07 79 $10,099 -32% 17 $594   $596,540 131
2004/05/14 92 $12,376 +23% 10 $1,238   $616,688 138
2004/05/21 87 $10,396 -16% 7 $1,485   $634,975 145
2004/05/28 111 $5,193 -50% 3 $1,731   $643,980 152
2004/06/04 118 $1,741 -66% 2 $871   $647,054 159

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2004/01/19 53 $5,058   5 $1,012   $94,287 20

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2004/01/02 61 $33,157   5 $6,631   $41,894 9
2004/01/09 66 $21,732 -34% 5 $4,346   $63,626 16
2004/01/16 63 $38,201 +76% 5 $7,640   $101,827 23
2004/01/23 62 $25,887 -32% 4 $6,472   $127,714 30
2004/01/30 48 $84,105 +225% 17 $4,947   $211,819 37
2004/02/06 54 $70,429 -16% 21 $3,354   $282,248 44
2004/02/13 63 $38,275 -46% 16 $2,392   $320,523 51
2004/02/20 85 $14,554 -62% 9 $1,617   $335,077 58
2004/02/27 90 $6,371 -56% 9 $708   $341,448 65
2004/03/05 61 $28,652 +350% 13 $2,204   $370,100 72
2004/03/12 67 $24,851 -13% 16 $1,553   $394,951 79
2004/03/19 66 $20,349 -18% 13 $1,565   $415,300 86
2004/03/26 76 $28,922 +42% 14 $2,066   $444,222 93
2004/04/02 80 $25,178 -13% 9 $2,798   $469,400 100
2004/04/09 58 $37,568 +49% 17 $2,210   $506,968 107
2004/04/16 60 $28,944 -23% 18 $1,608   $535,912 114
2004/04/23 67 $27,615 -5% 16 $1,726   $563,527 121
2004/04/30 74 $22,914 -17% 17 $1,348   $586,441 128
2004/05/07 77 $17,871 -22% 17 $1,051   $604,312 135
2004/05/14 89 $20,267 +13% 10 $2,027   $624,579 142
2004/05/21 92 $14,208 -30% 7 $2,030   $638,787 149
2004/05/28 104 $6,526 -54% 3 $2,175   $645,313 156
2004/06/04 125 $1,741 -73% 2 $871   $647,054 163

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