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Kundun (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $5,686,694Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 5,655 $5,686,694
All Time Worldwide Box Office 7,156 $5,686,694
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 477 $5,686,694

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$28,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 25th, 1997 (Wide) by Walt Disney
Video Release: October 14th, 1998 by Walt Disney Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for violent images
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Keywords: Biography, Religious
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 1,939 $21,202 Mar 27, 1998 95
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 529 $21,202 Mar 27, 1998 95
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 730 $964 Mar 27, 1998 95
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,832 $43,173 Mar 20, 1998 88
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 419 $43,173 Mar 20, 1998 88
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 752 $1,004 Mar 20, 1998 88
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 1,975 $52,988 Mar 13, 1998 81
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 439 $52,988 Mar 13, 1998 81
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 913 $963 Mar 13, 1998 81
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,084 $68,032 Mar 6, 1998 74
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 461 $68,032 Mar 6, 1998 74
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 736 $1,237 Mar 6, 1998 74
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 2,103 $96,121 Feb 27, 1998 67
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 434 $96,121 Feb 27, 1998 67
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,056 $1,045 Feb 27, 1998 67
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,777 $187,762 Feb 20, 1998 60
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 338 $187,762 Feb 20, 1998 60
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,805 $685 Feb 20, 1998 60
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,904 $239,628 Feb 13, 1998 53
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 352 $239,628 Feb 13, 1998 53
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 515 $2,102 Feb 13, 1998 53
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,027 $338,365 Feb 6, 1998 46
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 316 $338,365 Feb 6, 1998 46
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,081 $1,559 Feb 6, 1998 46
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,221 $514,851 Jan 30, 1998 39
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 271 $514,851 Jan 30, 1998 39
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,427 $1,467 Jan 30, 1998 39
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,465 $822,043 Jan 23, 1998 32
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 233 $822,043 Jan 23, 1998 32
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,341 $1,873 Jan 23, 1998 32
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,433 $1,620,041 Jan 16, 1998 25
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 133 $1,620,041 Jan 16, 1998 25
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 686 $3,690 Jan 16, 1998 25
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 6,280 $38,591 Jan 9, 1998 18
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,925 $38,591 Jan 9, 1998 18
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 29 $19,296 Jan 9, 1998 18
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 6,206 $66,760 Jan 2, 1998 11
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,677 $66,760 Jan 2, 1998 11
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 25 $33,380 Jan 2, 1998 11
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,561 $72,095 Dec 26, 1997 4
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,777 $72,095 Dec 26, 1997 4
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 124 $36,048 Dec 26, 1997 4
Theater Average Limited Release 144 $36,048 Dec 26, 1997 4
Top 1997 Theater Average Limited Release 1 $36,048 Dec 26, 1997 4
Never Wide Domestic 570 $5,686,694 Dec 25, 1997 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,774 $5,686,694 Dec 25, 1997 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 293 437 Dec 25, 1997 0

Cast

Robert Lin    Chairman Mao
Tsewang Migyur Khangsar    Father
Sonam Phuntsok    Reting Rimpoche
Ken Leung   

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Philip Glass

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/12/26 41 $72,095   2 $36,048   $99,608 4
1998/01/02 45 $66,760 -7% 2 $33,380   $237,415 11
1998/01/09 47 $38,591 -42% 2 $19,296   $303,939 18
1998/01/16 15 $1,620,041 +4,098% 439 $3,690   $1,948,423 25
1998/01/23 14 $822,043 -49% 439 $1,873   $3,082,495 32
1998/01/30 21 $514,851 -37% 351 $1,467   $3,907,214 39
1998/02/06 24 $338,365 -34% 217 $1,559   $4,429,326 46
1998/02/13 32 $239,628 -29% 114 $2,102   $4,793,588 53
1998/02/20 30 $187,762 -22% 274 $685   $5,046,440 60
1998/02/27 45 $96,121 -49% 92 $1,045   $5,223,714 67
1998/03/06 48 $68,032 -29% 55 $1,237   $5,339,124 74
1998/03/13 53 $52,988 -22% 55 $963   $5,417,387 81
1998/03/20 55 $43,173 -19% 43 $1,004   $5,485,199 88
1998/03/27 60 $21,202 -51% 22 $964   $5,532,301 95

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/12/26 35 $143,142   2 $71,571   $170,655 8
1998/01/02 49 $94,693 -34% 2 $47,347   $265,348 15
1998/01/09 45 $63,034 -33% 2 $31,517   $328,382 22
1998/01/16 16 $1,932,070 +2,965% 439 $4,401   $2,260,452 29
1998/01/23 14 $1,131,911 -41% 439 $2,578   $3,392,363 36
1998/01/30 20 $698,598 -38% 351 $1,990   $4,090,961 43
1998/02/06 25 $462,999 -34% 217 $2,134   $4,553,960 50
1998/02/13 32 $304,718 -34% 114 $2,673   $4,858,678 57
1998/02/20 27 $268,915 -12% 274 $981   $5,127,593 64
1998/02/27 42 $143,499 -47% 92 $1,560   $5,271,092 71
1998/03/06 48 $93,307 -35% 55 $1,696   $5,364,399 78
1998/03/13 48 $77,627 -17% 55 $1,411   $5,442,026 85
1998/03/20 47 $69,073 -11% 43 $1,606   $5,511,099 92