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The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)

The Killing of the Sacred Deer
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,767,781Details
International Box Office $745,469Details
Worldwide Box Office $2,513,250
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 20th, 2017 (Limited) by A24
International Releases: October 6th, 2017 (Special Engagement), released as The Killing of the Sacred Deer (Slovakia)
November 3rd, 2017 (Wide), released as Zabití posvátného jelena (Czech Republic)
November 3rd, 2017 (Wide) (United Kingdom)
December 8th, 2017 (Wide), released as The Killing of the Sacred Deer (Slovakia)
MPAA Rating: R for disturbing violent and sexual content, some graphic nudity and language.
(Rating bulletin 2487 (Cert #51024), 8/2/2017)
Running Time: 109 minutes
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Keywords: Dysfunctional Family, Mistaken Identity, Murder Mystery
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: Ireland,
United Kingdom,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Top 2017 Theater Average 21 $28,780 Oct 20, 2017 3

Production and Technical Credits

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October 25th, 2017

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/10/20 31 $115,120   4 $28,780   $115,120 1
2017/10/27 26 $225,171 +96% 33 $6,823   $396,092 2
2017/11/03 25 $393,040 +75% 86 $4,570   $899,965 3
2017/11/10 21 $460,897 +17% 238 $1,937   $1,544,076 4

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2017/10/20 - $42,776   4 $10,694   $42,776 1
2017/10/21 - $39,894 -7% 4 $9,974   $82,670 2
2017/10/22 - $32,450 -19% 4 $8,113   $115,120 3
2017/10/23 - $14,214 -56% 4 $3,554   $129,334 4
2017/10/24 - $14,716 +4% 4 $3,679   $144,050 5
2017/10/25 - $13,703 -7% 4 $3,426   $157,753 6
2017/10/26 - $13,168 -4% 4 $3,292   $170,921 7
2017/10/27 - $79,452 +503% 33 $2,408   $250,373 8
2017/10/28 - $78,066 -2% 33 $2,366   $328,439 9
2017/10/29 - $67,653 -13% 33 $2,050   $396,092 10
2017/10/30 - $25,989 -62% 33 $788   $422,081 11
2017/10/31 - $25,887 n/c 33 $784   $447,968 12
2017/11/01 - $26,409 +2% 33 $800   $474,377 13
2017/11/02 - $32,548 +23% 33 $986   $506,925 14
2017/11/03 - $119,690 +268% 86 $1,392   $626,615 15
2017/11/04 - $156,734 +31% 86 $1,822   $783,349 16
2017/11/05 - $116,616 -26% 86 $1,356   $899,965 17
2017/11/06 - $45,064 -61% 86 $524   $945,029 18
2017/11/07 - $51,854 +15% 86 $603   $996,883 19
2017/11/08 - $45,924 -11% 86 $534   $1,042,807 20
2017/11/09 - $40,372 -12% 86 $469   $1,083,179 21
2017/11/10 - $149,132 +269% 238 $627   $1,232,311 22
2017/11/11 - $184,283 +24% 238 $774   $1,416,594 23
2017/11/12 - $127,482 -31% 238 $536   $1,544,076 24
2017/11/13 - $59,390 -53% 238 $250   $1,603,466 25
2017/11/14 - $61,923 +4% 238 $260   $1,665,389 26
2017/11/15 - $59,153 -4% 238 $249   $1,724,542 27
2017/11/16 15 $43,239 -27% 238 $182   $1,767,781 28

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/10/20 29 $170,921   4 $42,730   $170,921 1
2017/10/27 26 $336,004 +97% 33 $10,182   $506,925 2
2017/11/03 24 $576,254 +72% 86 $6,701   $1,083,179 3
2017/11/10 18 $684,602 +19% 238 $2,876   $1,767,781 4

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Czech Republic 11/3/2017 $8,800 22 22 39 $21,677 11/15/2017
Slovakia 12/8/2017 $1,085 3 3 3 $1,085 10/11/2017
United Kingdom 11/3/2017 $374,295 100 100 196 $722,707 11/15/2017
 
International Total$745,469 11/15/2017

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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