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The Luzhin Defence (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,051,811Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
58% - Rotten
Audience
70% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


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

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,325 $2,691 Aug 24, 2001 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,086 $15,641 Aug 17, 2001 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,079 $31,093 Aug 10, 2001 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,519 $16,742 Aug 3, 2001 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,783 $15,283 Jul 27, 2001 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,012 $16,662 Jul 20, 2001 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,332 $15,371 Jul 13, 2001 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,934 $8,961 Jul 6, 2001 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,863 $20,085 Jun 29, 2001 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,003 $29,031 Jun 22, 2001 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,207 $38,788 Jun 15, 2001 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,638 $37,895 Jun 8, 2001 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,982 $43,656 Jun 1, 2001 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,926 $82,436 May 25, 2001 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,388 $90,857 May 18, 2001 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,022 $82,880 May 11, 2001 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,414 $90,109 May 4, 2001 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,576 $42,846 Apr 27, 2001 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,615 $63,203 Apr 20, 2001 3

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

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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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