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The Luzhin Defence (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,051,811Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 7,732 $1,051,811
All Time Worldwide Box Office 10,084 $1,051,811
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,505 $1,051,811

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 20th, 2001 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 1,339 $2,691 Aug 24, 2001 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 584 $2,691 Aug 24, 2001 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 932 $245 Aug 24, 2001 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,100 $15,641 Aug 17, 2001 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 318 $15,641 Aug 17, 2001 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 585 $782 Aug 17, 2001 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,095 $31,093 Aug 10, 2001 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 259 $31,093 Aug 10, 2001 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 559 $888 Aug 10, 2001 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,537 $16,742 Aug 3, 2001 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 433 $16,742 Aug 3, 2001 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 697 $837 Aug 3, 2001 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,808 $15,283 Jul 27, 2001 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 534 $15,283 Jul 27, 2001 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 736 $849 Jul 27, 2001 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 2,035 $16,662 Jul 20, 2001 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 591 $16,662 Jul 20, 2001 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 821 $877 Jul 20, 2001 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 2,361 $15,371 Jul 13, 2001 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 708 $15,371 Jul 13, 2001 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 901 $854 Jul 13, 2001 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 2,970 $8,961 Jul 6, 2001 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,012 $8,961 Jul 6, 2001 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,557 $527 Jul 6, 2001 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,902 $20,085 Jun 29, 2001 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 822 $20,085 Jun 29, 2001 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 840 $1,116 Jun 29, 2001 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 3,045 $29,031 Jun 22, 2001 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 801 $29,031 Jun 22, 2001 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 911 $1,161 Jun 22, 2001 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 3,251 $38,788 Jun 15, 2001 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 824 $38,788 Jun 15, 2001 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 928 $1,293 Jun 15, 2001 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,687 $37,895 Jun 8, 2001 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 980 $37,895 Jun 8, 2001 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,530 $972 Jun 8, 2001 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 4,039 $43,656 Jun 1, 2001 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,047 $43,656 Jun 1, 2001 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,337 $1,323 Jun 1, 2001 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 3,977 $82,436 May 25, 2001 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 906 $82,436 May 25, 2001 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 909 $2,011 May 25, 2001 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,448 $90,857 May 18, 2001 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 995 $90,857 May 18, 2001 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,364 $1,854 May 18, 2001 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 5,090 $82,880 May 11, 2001 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,213 $82,880 May 11, 2001 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,387 $2,302 May 11, 2001 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 5,493 $90,109 May 4, 2001 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,281 $90,109 May 4, 2001 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,157 $3,604 May 4, 2001 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 6,677 $42,846 Apr 27, 2001 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,079 $42,846 Apr 27, 2001 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,850 $3,895 Apr 27, 2001 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,711 $63,203 Apr 20, 2001 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,910 $63,203 Apr 20, 2001 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,322 $10,534 Apr 20, 2001 3
Theater Average Limited Release 2,091 $10,534 Apr 20, 2001 3
Top 2001 Theater Average Limited Release 102 $10,534 Apr 20, 2001 3
Never Wide Domestic 1,886 $1,051,811 Apr 20, 2001 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 5,409 $1,051,811 Apr 20, 2001 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,237 43 Apr 20, 2001 0

Cast

John Turturro    Alexandre Luzhin
Emily Watson    Natalia Katkov
Geraldine James    Vera Katkov
Stuart Wilson    Valentinov
Christopher Thompson    Count Jean Stassard

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Peter Berry
Based on the Novel "The Defense" by    Vladimir Nabokov
Producer    Caroline Wood
Producer    Stephen Evans
Producer    Louis Becker
Producer    Philippe Guez
First Assistant Director    Tommy Gormley

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/04/20 44 $63,203   6 $10,534   $63,203 3
2001/04/27 53 $42,846 -32% 11 $3,895   $128,019 10
2001/05/04 38 $90,109 +110% 25 $3,604   $243,070 17
2001/05/11 40 $82,880 -8% 36 $2,302   $355,289 24
2001/05/18 38 $90,857 +10% 49 $1,854   $475,873 31
2001/05/25 42 $82,436 -9% 41 $2,011   $592,055 38
2001/06/01 46 $43,656 -47% 33 $1,323   $673,396 45
2001/06/08 49 $37,895 -13% 39 $972   $728,097 52
2001/06/15 50 $38,788 +2% 30 $1,293   $784,679 59
2001/06/22 59 $29,031 -25% 25 $1,161   $829,932 66
2001/06/29 57 $20,085 -31% 18 $1,116   $863,174 73
2001/07/06 84 $8,961 -55% 17 $527   $877,715 80
2001/07/13 65 $15,371 +72% 18 $854   $902,708 87
2001/07/20 63 $16,662 +8% 19 $877   $925,370 94
2001/07/27 70 $15,283 -8% 18 $849   $948,773 101
2001/08/03 59 $16,742 +10% 20 $837   $972,523 108
2001/08/10 59 $31,093 +86% 35 $888   $1,010,505 115
2001/08/17 70 $15,641 -50% 20 $782   $1,041,036 122
2001/08/24 93 $2,691 -83% 11 $245   $1,051,811 129

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/04/20 45 $85,173   6 $14,196   $85,173 7
2001/04/27 51 $67,788 -20% 11 $6,163   $152,961 14
2001/05/04 40 $119,448 +76% 25 $4,778   $272,409 21
2001/05/11 42 $112,607 -6% 36 $3,128   $385,016 28
2001/05/18 39 $124,603 +11% 49 $2,543   $509,619 35
2001/05/25 40 $120,121 -4% 41 $2,930   $629,740 42
2001/06/01 47 $60,462 -50% 33 $1,832   $690,202 49
2001/06/08 49 $55,689 -8% 39 $1,428   $745,891 56
2001/06/15 52 $55,010 -1% 30 $1,834   $800,901 63
2001/06/22 54 $42,188 -23% 25 $1,688   $843,089 70
2001/06/29 64 $25,665 -39% 18 $1,426   $868,754 77
2001/07/06 78 $18,583 -28% 17 $1,093   $887,337 84
2001/07/13 71 $21,371 +15% 18 $1,187   $908,708 91
2001/07/20 70 $24,782 +16% 19 $1,304   $933,490 98
2001/07/27 69 $22,291 -10% 18 $1,238   $955,781 105
2001/08/03 65 $23,631 +6% 20 $1,182   $979,412 112
2001/08/10 57 $45,983 +95% 35 $1,314   $1,025,395 119
2001/08/17 66 $23,725 -48% 20 $1,186   $1,049,120 126
2001/08/24 94 $2,691 -89% 11 $245   $1,051,811 133

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