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La lengua de las mariposas (2000)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,086,098Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
96% - Fresh
Audience
91% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 2000 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 176 $2,086,098
Top 2000 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 37 $2,086,098
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 9,771 $3,643
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 16,302 $2,365
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 55,618 $390
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 12,938 $2,879
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 32,310 $1,162
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 10,274 $3,499
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 24,262 $1,608
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 58,620 $291
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 19,089 $2,047
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 14,288 $2,645
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 46,789 $649
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 7,363 $4,521
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 11,985 $3,078
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 37,688 $946
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 5,088 $5,927
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 26,925 $1,439
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 2,121 $10,418
All Time Worldwide Box Office 8,843 $2,086,098
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 900 $3,262,671
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 6,233 $3,262,671
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,018 $2,086,098
All Time Domestic Box Office 6,897 $2,086,098

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 16th, 2000 (Limited) by Miramax, released as Butterfly
MPAA Rating: R for a strong sex scene
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Keywords: Foreign Language
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: Spain

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,305 $15,696 Oct 6, 2000 115
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 383 $15,696 Oct 6, 2000 115
Highest Theater Average 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,148 $291 Oct 6, 2000 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,365 $26,511 Sep 29, 2000 108
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 335 $26,511 Sep 29, 2000 108
Highest Theater Average 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,207 $390 Sep 29, 2000 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,370 $42,863 Sep 22, 2000 101
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 298 $42,863 Sep 22, 2000 101
Highest Theater Average 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 975 $649 Sep 22, 2000 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,388 $63,354 Sep 15, 2000 94
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 278 $63,354 Sep 15, 2000 94
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 746 $946 Sep 15, 2000 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,476 $79,019 Sep 8, 2000 87
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 293 $79,019 Sep 8, 2000 87
Highest Theater Average 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 620 $1,162 Sep 8, 2000 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,133 $163,168 Sep 1, 2000 80
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 201 $163,168 Sep 1, 2000 80
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 153 $2,365 Sep 1, 2000 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,734 $103,625 Aug 25, 2000 73
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 337 $103,625 Aug 25, 2000 73
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 575 $1,439 Aug 25, 2000 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,973 $109,376 Aug 18, 2000 66
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 398 $109,376 Aug 18, 2000 66
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 541 $1,608 Aug 18, 2000 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,033 $142,834 Aug 11, 2000 59
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 411 $142,834 Aug 11, 2000 59
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 246 $2,645 Aug 11, 2000 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,099 $71,640 Aug 4, 2000 52
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 714 $71,640 Aug 4, 2000 52
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 537 $2,047 Aug 4, 2000 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,484 $77,743 Jul 28, 2000 45
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 815 $77,743 Jul 28, 2000 45
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 342 $2,879 Jul 28, 2000 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,928 $86,176 Jul 21, 2000 38
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 883 $86,176 Jul 21, 2000 38
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 407 $3,078 Jul 21, 2000 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,289 $108,457 Jul 14, 2000 31
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 911 $108,457 Jul 14, 2000 31
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 460 $3,499 Jul 14, 2000 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,888 $102,003 Jul 7, 2000 24
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,082 $102,003 Jul 7, 2000 24
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 708 $3,643 Jul 7, 2000 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,193 $126,577 Jun 30, 2000 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,068 $126,577 Jun 30, 2000 17
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 806 $4,521 Jun 30, 2000 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,937 $82,973 Jun 23, 2000 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,469 $82,973 Jun 23, 2000 10
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,105 $5,927 Jun 23, 2000 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,613 $31,253 Jun 16, 2000 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,762 $31,253 Jun 16, 2000 3
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,331 $10,418 Jun 16, 2000 3
Top 2000 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 108 $10,418 Jun 16, 2000 3
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 1,270 $2,086,098 Jun 16, 2000 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 4,757 $2,086,098 Jun 16, 2000 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 950 69 Jun 16, 2000 0

Cast

Fernando Fernan Gomez    Don Gregorio
Manuel Lozano    Moncho
Uxia Blanco    Rosa
Gonzalo M. Uriarte    Ramon
Alexis de los Santos    Andres
Jesus Castejon    D. Avelino
Guillermo Toledo    Otis
Elena Fernandez    Carmina
Tamar Novas    Roque
Tatan    Roque Padre
Roberto Vidal    Boal
Celso Parada    Macias
Celso Bugallo    Cura
Tucho Lagares    Alcalde
Milagros Jimenez    Nena

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/06/16 66 $31,253   3 $10,418   $31,253 3
2000/06/23 40 $82,973 +165% 14 $5,927   $127,150 10
2000/06/30 32 $126,577 +53% 28 $4,521   $366,494 17
2000/07/07 37 $102,003 -19% 28 $3,643   $495,488 24
2000/07/14 35 $108,457 +6% 31 $3,499   $652,351 31
2000/07/21 39 $86,176 -21% 28 $3,078   $786,509 38
2000/07/28 41 $77,743 -10% 27 $2,879   $911,821 45
2000/08/04 43 $71,640 -8% 35 $2,047   $1,021,452 52
2000/08/11 36 $142,834 +99% 54 $2,645   $1,207,248 59
2000/08/18 41 $109,376 -23% 68 $1,608   $1,375,642 66
2000/08/25 44 $103,625 -5% 72 $1,439   $1,527,463 73
2000/09/01 41 $163,168 +57% 69 $2,365   $1,746,036 80
2000/09/08 48 $79,019 -52% 68 $1,162   $1,854,767 87
2000/09/15 53 $63,354 -20% 67 $946   $1,947,702 94
2000/09/22 60 $42,863 -32% 66 $649   $2,011,316 101
2000/09/29 70 $26,511 -38% 68 $390   $2,056,396 108
2000/10/06 74 $15,696 -41% 54 $291   $2,086,098 115

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/06/16 66 $44,177   3 $14,726   $44,177 7
2000/06/23 36 $195,740 +343% 14 $13,981   $239,917 14
2000/06/30 35 $153,568 -22% 28 $5,485   $393,485 21
2000/07/07 38 $150,409 -2% 28 $5,372   $543,894 28
2000/07/14 37 $156,439 +4% 31 $5,046   $700,333 35
2000/07/21 40 $133,745 -15% 28 $4,777   $834,078 42
2000/07/28 45 $115,734 -13% 27 $4,286   $949,812 49
2000/08/04 46 $114,602 -1% 35 $3,274   $1,064,414 56
2000/08/11 38 $201,852 +76% 54 $3,738   $1,266,266 63
2000/08/18 43 $157,572 -22% 68 $2,317   $1,423,838 70
2000/08/25 43 $159,030 +1% 72 $2,209   $1,582,868 77
2000/09/01 42 $192,880 +21% 69 $2,795   $1,775,748 84
2000/09/08 47 $108,600 -44% 68 $1,597   $1,884,348 91
2000/09/15 53 $84,105 -23% 67 $1,255   $1,968,453 98
2000/09/22 58 $61,432 -27% 66 $931   $2,029,885 105
2000/09/29 61 $40,517 -34% 68 $596   $2,070,402 112
2000/10/06 87 $15,696 -61% 54 $291   $2,086,098 119

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