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Japanese Story (2003)

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

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 8,280 $647,054
All Time International Box Office 4,309 $4,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 7,508 $4,647,054
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,893 $647,054
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 2,696 $647,054
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 1,338 $4,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 2,221 $4,647,054

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


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 Domestic 23rd Weekend 775 $1,741 Jun 4, 2004 159
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 387 $1,741 Jun 4, 2004 159
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 268 $871 Jun 4, 2004 159
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 722 $5,193 May 28, 2004 152
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 296 $5,193 May 28, 2004 152
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 108 $1,731 May 28, 2004 152
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 721 $10,396 May 21, 2004 145
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 260 $10,396 May 21, 2004 145
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 149 $1,485 May 21, 2004 145
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 806 $12,376 May 14, 2004 138
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 268 $12,376 May 14, 2004 138
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 241 $1,238 May 14, 2004 138
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 1,019 $10,099 May 7, 2004 131
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 339 $10,099 May 7, 2004 131
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 639 $594 May 7, 2004 131
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,112 $14,951 Apr 30, 2004 124
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 330 $14,951 Apr 30, 2004 124
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 516 $879 Apr 30, 2004 124
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,274 $17,848 Apr 23, 2004 117
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 359 $17,848 Apr 23, 2004 117
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 417 $1,116 Apr 23, 2004 117
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,515 $17,589 Apr 16, 2004 110
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 422 $17,589 Apr 16, 2004 110
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 576 $977 Apr 16, 2004 110
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,568 $26,811 Apr 9, 2004 103
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 391 $26,811 Apr 9, 2004 103
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 277 $1,577 Apr 9, 2004 103
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 2,013 $17,396 Apr 2, 2004 96
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 575 $17,396 Apr 2, 2004 96
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 210 $1,933 Apr 2, 2004 96
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 2,253 $19,046 Mar 26, 2004 89
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 638 $19,046 Mar 26, 2004 89
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 477 $1,360 Mar 26, 2004 89
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 2,724 $14,461 Mar 19, 2004 82
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 827 $14,461 Mar 19, 2004 82
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 757 $1,112 Mar 19, 2004 82
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,993 $17,183 Mar 12, 2004 75
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 886 $17,183 Mar 12, 2004 75
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 884 $1,074 Mar 12, 2004 75
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 3,264 $20,898 Mar 5, 2004 68
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 929 $20,898 Mar 5, 2004 68
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 543 $1,608 Mar 5, 2004 68
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 4,757 $3,207 Feb 27, 2004 61
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,940 $3,207 Feb 27, 2004 61
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 2,359 $356 Feb 27, 2004 61
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 4,465 $11,710 Feb 20, 2004 54
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,489 $11,710 Feb 20, 2004 54
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,102 $1,301 Feb 20, 2004 54
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 4,308 $31,651 Feb 13, 2004 47
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,204 $31,651 Feb 13, 2004 47
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 744 $1,978 Feb 13, 2004 47
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 4,388 $51,870 Feb 6, 2004 40
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,116 $51,870 Feb 6, 2004 40
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 623 $2,470 Feb 6, 2004 40
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,751 $61,495 Jan 30, 2004 33
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,177 $61,495 Jan 30, 2004 33
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 427 $3,617 Jan 30, 2004 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 6,272 $19,192 Jan 23, 2004 26
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,141 $19,192 Jan 23, 2004 26
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 397 $4,798 Jan 23, 2004 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 6,676 $25,603 Jan 16, 2004 19
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 2,274 $25,603 Jan 16, 2004 19
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 649 $5,121 Jan 16, 2004 19
Theater Average Limited Release 6,258 $5,121 Jan 16, 2004 19
Top 2003 Theater Average Limited Release 350 $5,121 Jan 16, 2004 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 7,805 $15,119 Jan 9, 2004 12
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 3,110 $15,119 Jan 9, 2004 12
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,348 $3,024 Jan 9, 2004 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 8,019 $23,962 Jan 2, 2004 5
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 3,134 $23,962 Jan 2, 2004 5
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 3,238 $4,792 Jan 2, 2004 5
Never Wide Domestic 2,361 $647,054 Dec 31, 2003 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 5,881 $647,054 Dec 31, 2003 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,915 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


Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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