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Medicine for Melancholy (2009)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $111,551Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 30th, 2009 (Exclusive) by IFC Films
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
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Keywords: African-American
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,727 $1,678 Apr 17, 2009 80
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,674 $1,678 Apr 17, 2009 80
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,065 $839 Apr 17, 2009 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,074 $2,157 Apr 10, 2009 73
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,756 $2,157 Apr 10, 2009 73
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,689 $539 Apr 10, 2009 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,309 $3,163 Apr 3, 2009 66
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,759 $3,163 Apr 3, 2009 66
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,002 $452 Apr 3, 2009 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,584 $4,338 Mar 27, 2009 59
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,788 $4,338 Mar 27, 2009 59
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 780 $1,446 Mar 27, 2009 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,851 $5,973 Mar 20, 2009 52
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,797 $5,973 Mar 20, 2009 52
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 907 $1,493 Mar 20, 2009 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,007 $11,331 Mar 13, 2009 45
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,709 $11,331 Mar 13, 2009 45
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 187 $3,777 Mar 13, 2009 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,343 $14,905 Mar 6, 2009 38
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,771 $14,905 Mar 6, 2009 38
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 48 $7,453 Mar 6, 2009 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,074 $1,863 Feb 27, 2009 31
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 3,082 $1,863 Feb 27, 2009 31
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,460 $932 Feb 27, 2009 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,775 $8,697 Feb 20, 2009 24
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,597 $8,697 Feb 20, 2009 24
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,460 $2,174 Feb 20, 2009 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,550 $8,275 Feb 13, 2009 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 3,081 $8,275 Feb 13, 2009 17
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 925 $4,138 Feb 13, 2009 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,719 $6,177 Feb 6, 2009 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 3,963 $6,177 Feb 6, 2009 10
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,044 $6,177 Feb 6, 2009 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,942 $12,625 Jan 30, 2009 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 4,024 $12,625 Jan 30, 2009 3
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,000 $12,625 Jan 30, 2009 3
Top 2009 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 70 $12,625 Jan 30, 2009 3
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 4,476 $111,551 Jan 30, 2009 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 7,969 $111,551 Jan 30, 2009 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 2,594 6 Jan 30, 2009 0

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/01/30 57 $12,625   1 $12,625   $12,625 3
2009/02/06 67 $6,177 -51% 1 $6,177   $22,764 10
2009/02/13 67 $8,275 +34% 2 $4,138   $35,799 17
2009/02/20 66 $8,697 +5% 4 $2,174   $46,377 24
2009/02/27 90 $1,863 -79% 2 $932   $50,545 31
2009/03/06 66 $14,905 +700% 2 $7,453   $66,565 38
2009/03/13 69 $11,331 -24% 3 $3,777   $82,907 45
2009/03/20 82 $5,973 -47% 4 $1,493   $92,904 52
2009/03/27 87 $4,338 -27% 3 $1,446   $99,221 59
2009/04/03 92 $3,163 -27% 7 $452   $104,251 66
2009/04/10 98 $2,157 -32% 4 $539   $108,212 73
2009/04/17 98 $1,678 -22% 2 $839   $110,869 80

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/02/16 65 $866   2 $433   $36,665 18

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/01/30 57 $16,587   1 $16,587   $16,587 7
2009/02/06 65 $10,937 -34% 1 $10,937   $27,524 14
2009/02/13 68 $10,156 -7% 2 $5,078   $37,680 21
2009/02/20 68 $11,002 +8% 4 $2,751   $48,682 28
2009/02/27 90 $2,978 -73% 2 $1,489   $51,660 35
2009/03/06 66 $19,916 +569% 2 $9,958   $71,576 42
2009/03/13 73 $15,355 -23% 3 $5,118   $86,931 49
2009/03/20 83 $7,952 -48% 4 $1,988   $94,883 56
2009/03/27 89 $6,205 -22% 3 $2,068   $101,088 63
2009/04/03 86 $4,967 -20% 7 $710   $106,055 70
2009/04/10 92 $3,136 -37% 4 $784   $109,191 77
2009/04/17 101 $2,360 -25% 2 $1,180   $111,551 84

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