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Le Violon rouge (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $10,019,109Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 4,728 $10,019,109
All Time Worldwide Box Office 5,919 $10,019,109
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 290 $10,019,109
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 1,507 $10,019,109
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 1,817 $10,019,109

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$10,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 11th, 1999 (Wide) by Lionsgate, released as The Red Violin
Video Release: April 18th, 2000 by Universal Home Entertainment, released as Red Violin, The
MPAA Rating: R for some sexuality
Running Time: 126 minutes
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Keywords: Musicians
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Rhombus Media, Mikado
Production Countries: Canada

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 324 $45,402 Nov 12, 1999 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 77 $45,402 Nov 12, 1999 157
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 249 $927 Nov 12, 1999 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 369 $49,544 Nov 5, 1999 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 90 $49,544 Nov 5, 1999 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 286 $953 Nov 5, 1999 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 389 $62,037 Oct 29, 1999 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 91 $62,037 Oct 29, 1999 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 314 $940 Oct 29, 1999 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 629 $28,911 Oct 22, 1999 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 174 $28,911 Oct 22, 1999 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 497 $705 Oct 22, 1999 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 707 $39,350 Oct 15, 1999 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 179 $39,350 Oct 15, 1999 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 650 $579 Oct 15, 1999 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 740 $53,613 Oct 8, 1999 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 171 $53,613 Oct 8, 1999 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 598 $766 Oct 8, 1999 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 875 $55,342 Oct 1, 1999 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 191 $55,342 Oct 1, 1999 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 692 $719 Oct 1, 1999 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 857 $88,941 Sep 24, 1999 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 166 $88,941 Sep 24, 1999 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 859 $679 Sep 24, 1999 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 805 $135,903 Sep 17, 1999 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 144 $135,903 Sep 17, 1999 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 638 $944 Sep 17, 1999 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 842 $163,411 Sep 10, 1999 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 153 $163,411 Sep 10, 1999 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 773 $918 Sep 10, 1999 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 454 $395,448 Sep 3, 1999 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 81 $395,448 Sep 3, 1999 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 302 $1,683 Sep 3, 1999 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 1,422 $114,683 Aug 27, 1999 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 267 $114,683 Aug 27, 1999 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 553 $1,334 Aug 27, 1999 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 1,451 $143,106 Aug 20, 1999 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 266 $143,106 Aug 20, 1999 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 531 $1,506 Aug 20, 1999 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 1,636 $160,195 Aug 13, 1999 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 308 $160,195 Aug 13, 1999 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 624 $1,470 Aug 13, 1999 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,794 $184,091 Aug 6, 1999 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 340 $184,091 Aug 6, 1999 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 684 $1,573 Aug 6, 1999 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,767 $274,651 Jul 30, 1999 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 315 $274,651 Jul 30, 1999 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 602 $1,907 Jul 30, 1999 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,032 $334,363 Jul 23, 1999 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 321 $334,363 Jul 23, 1999 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 686 $2,077 Jul 23, 1999 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,465 $394,032 Jul 16, 1999 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 333 $394,032 Jul 16, 1999 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 989 $1,913 Jul 16, 1999 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,871 $518,184 Jul 9, 1999 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 321 $518,184 Jul 9, 1999 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,126 $2,150 Jul 9, 1999 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,091 $884,708 Jul 2, 1999 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 240 $884,708 Jul 2, 1999 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 805 $3,390 Jul 2, 1999 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,942 $732,707 Jun 25, 1999 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 301 $732,707 Jun 25, 1999 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,510 $2,931 Jun 25, 1999 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,264 $181,749 Jun 18, 1999 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 896 $181,749 Jun 18, 1999 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,128 $5,863 Jun 18, 1999 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,325 $87,133 Jun 11, 1999 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,576 $87,133 Jun 11, 1999 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 2,336 $6,703 Jun 11, 1999 3
Theater Average Limited Release 4,283 $6,703 Jun 11, 1999 3
Top 1999 Theater Average Limited Release 184 $6,703 Jun 11, 1999 3
Never Wide Domestic 315 $10,019,109 Jun 11, 1999 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,069 $10,019,109 Jun 11, 1999 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 447 248 Jun 11, 1999 0

Cast

   Victoria
   Frederick Pope
Colm Feore    Auctioneer
Samuel L. Jackson    Charles Moritz
Carlo Cecchi    Nicolo Bussotti
Irene Grazioli    Anna Bussotti
Jean-Luc Bideau    Georges Poussin
Silvia Chang    Xiang Pei
Anita Laurenzi    Cesca
Christoph Koncz    Kaspar Weiss
Liu Zi Feng    Chou Yuan
Monique Mercure    Madame Leroux
Don McKellar    Evan Williams
Tommaso Puntelli    Apprentice
Aldo Brugnini    Assistant
Samuele Amighetti    Boy
Clothilde Mollet    Antoinette Poussin
Rainer Egger    Brother Christophe
Wolfgang Bock    Brother Michael
Florentin Groll    Anton Von Spielmann
Johannes Silberschneider    Father Richter
Arthur Denberg    Prince Mansfeld
Paul Koeker    Brother Gustav
Joseph Mairginter    Brother Franz
Johann Gotsch    Funeral Monk
Geza Hosszu-Legocky    Gypsy Violinist
David Alberman    Gypsy Violinist
Andrzej Matuszewski    Gypsy Violinist
Eva Marie Bryer    Sara
Dimitri Andreas    Gypsy Father
David Gant    Conductor
Stuart Ong    Manservant
Tao Hong    Comrade Chan Gong
Cao Kun Qi    Deputy
Han Xio Fei    Young Ming
Tan Zeng Wei    Guard
Zhou Zhi Qing    Senior Policeman
Wang Xiaoshuai    Junior Policeman
Qiao Zhi    Elderly Woman
Tang Ren    Young Xiang Pei
Lidou Lidou    Pawnbroker
Zhang Kai    Rally Speaker
Ireneusz Bogajewicz    Mr. Ruselsky
Julian Richings    Nicolas Olsberg
Russell Yuen    Older Ming
Sandra Oh    Madame Ming
Paula De Vasconcelos    Suzanne
Remy Girard    Customs Agent
Marie-Josee Gauthier    Hotel Concierge
Dany Laferriere    Cabby
Dorothee Berryman    Secretary
David La Haye    Handler
Gregory Hlady    Coat Attendant
Herman Meckler    Registrar
Sheena Macdonald    Ruselsky's Companion
Jody Shapiro    Autograph Seeker
James Bradford    Stagehand

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Don McKellar
Screenwriter    Francois Girard
Producer    Niv Fichman
Production Designer    Francois Seguin
Editor    Gaetan Huot
Composer    John Corigliano
Director of Photography    Alain Dostie
Co-Producer    Daniel Iron
Co-Producer    Giannandrea Pecorelli
Associate Producer    Danny Krausz
Line Producer    Barbara Shrier
Assistant Director (Main Unit)    Jennifer Jonas
Assistant Director (China)    David Webb
Assistant Director (Italy)    Olivier Gerard
Production Manager (Italy)    Tommaso Calevi
Production Manager (Vienna)    Robert Opratko
Production Manager (China)    Shen Xiyuan
Production Manager (Montreal)    Lucie Bouliane
Production Supervisor (Oxford)    Sophie Gardiner
Production Supervisor (China)    John Zhong
Art Director (Italy)    Emila Frigato
Art Director (Italy)    Susanne Quendler
Art Director (Oxford)    Marlyn John
Art Director (China)    Sun Weido
Set Decorator (Oxford)    Judy Farr
Set Decorator (Montreal)    Pierre Perreault
Additional Photography    Sylvaine Dufaux
Costume Designer    Renee April
Sound Mixer    Claude La Haye
Sound Mixer    Marcel Pothier
Re-recording Mixer    Hans Peter Strobl
Re-recording Mixer    Bernard Gariepy Strobl
Sound Effects Editor    Antoine Morin
Sound Designer    Marcel Pothier
Dialogue Editor    Carole Gagnon
Music Editor    Todd Kasow
Additional Music Editor    Guy Pelletier
Music Producer    Matthias Gohl
Casting Director    Deirdre Bowen
Additional Casting    Mary Selway
Additional Casting    Sylvie Brochere
Additional Casting    Rita Forzano
Additional Casting    Andrea Kenyon
Additional Casting    Lucie Robitaille
Casting (Vienna)    Markus Schleinzer
Casting (Vienna)    Daniela Stiebitz

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/06/11 41 $87,133   13 $6,703   $2,370,235 3
1999/06/18 27 $181,749 +109% 31 $5,863   $2,594,818 10
1999/06/25 12 $732,707 +303% 250 $2,931   $3,291,024 17
1999/07/02 12 $884,708 +21% 261 $3,390   $4,692,146 24
1999/07/09 14 $518,184 -41% 241 $2,150   $5,454,304 31
1999/07/16 21 $394,032 -24% 206 $1,913   $6,103,912 38
1999/07/23 25 $334,363 -15% 161 $2,077   $6,643,869 45
1999/07/30 27 $274,651 -18% 144 $1,907   $7,091,503 52
1999/08/06 34 $184,091 -33% 117 $1,573   $7,398,593 59
1999/08/13 36 $160,195 -13% 109 $1,470   $7,504,537 66
1999/08/20 39 $143,106 -11% 95 $1,506   $7,735,416 73
1999/08/27 44 $114,683 -20% 86 $1,334   $7,926,723 80
1999/09/03 29 $395,448 +245% 235 $1,683   $8,369,857 87
1999/09/10 40 $163,411 -59% 178 $918   $8,609,924 94
1999/09/17 39 $135,903 -17% 144 $944   $9,291,544 101
1999/09/24 45 $88,941 -35% 131 $679   $9,510,414 108
1999/10/01 50 $55,342 -38% 77 $719   $9,604,782 115
1999/10/08 50 $53,613 -3% 70 $766   $9,686,833 122
1999/10/15 56 $39,350 -27% 68 $579   $9,757,568 129
1999/10/22 63 $28,911 -27% 41 $705   $9,252,754 136
1999/10/29 47 $62,037 +115% 66 $940   $9,332,095 143
1999/11/05 52 $49,544 -20% 52 $953   $9,956,553 150
1999/11/12 56 $45,402 -8% 49 $927   $10,019,109 157

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/06/27 11 $230,000   250 $920   $3,291,024 17
1999/06/28 13 $78,366 -66% 250 $313   $3,369,390 18
1999/06/29 13 $86,250 +10% 250 $345   $3,455,640 19
1999/06/30 14 $77,238 -10% 250 $309   $3,532,878 20
1999/07/01 14 $83,668 +8% 250 $335   $3,616,546 21
1999/07/05 12 $237,160   261 $909   $2,340,235 25
1999/07/06 15 $71,353 -70% 261 $273   $2,411,588 26
1999/07/07 14 $70,418 -1% 261 $270   $2,482,006 27
1999/07/08 14 $75,000 +7% 261 $287   $2,557,006 28
1999/07/11 14 $160,000   239 $669   $5,454,304 31
1999/07/12 15 $51,061 -68% 239 $214   $5,505,365 32
1999/07/14 16 $60,209   239 $252   $3,315,202 34
1999/07/15 16 $60,088 n/c 239 $251   $3,375,290 35
1999/07/18 19 $123,000   205 $600   $3,798,000 38
1999/07/19 20 $39,412 -68% 205 $192   $3,837,872 39
1999/07/20 20 $46,610 +18% 205 $227   $3,884,482 40
1999/07/21 20 $47,950 +3% 205 $234   $3,932,432 41
1999/07/22 20 $49,173 +3% 205 $240   $3,981,605 42

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/06/11 43 $129,967   13 $9,997   $2,413,069 7
1999/06/18 39 $145,248 +12% 31 $4,685   $2,558,317 14
1999/06/25 11 $1,249,121 +760% 250 $4,996   $3,807,438 21
1999/07/02 13 $1,128,682 -10% 261 $4,324   $4,936,120 28
1999/07/09 17 $773,760 -31% 241 $3,211   $5,709,880 35
1999/07/16 23 $599,626 -23% 206 $2,911   $6,309,506 42
1999/07/23 28 $507,346 -15% 161 $3,151   $6,816,852 49
1999/07/30 29 $397,650 -22% 144 $2,761   $7,214,502 56
1999/08/06 45 $129,840 -67% 117 $1,110   $7,344,342 63
1999/08/13 38 $247,968 +91% 109 $2,275   $7,592,310 70
1999/08/20 40 $219,730 -11% 95 $2,313   $7,812,040 77
1999/08/27 45 $162,369 -26% 86 $1,888   $7,974,409 84
1999/09/03 30 $472,104 +191% 235 $2,009   $8,446,513 91
1999/09/10 22 $709,128 +50% 178 $3,984   $9,155,641 98
1999/09/17 35 $265,832 -63% 144 $1,846   $9,421,473 105
1999/09/24 46 $127,967 -52% 131 $977   $9,549,440 112
1999/10/01 49 $83,780 -35% 77 $1,088   $9,633,220 119
1999/10/08 48 $84,998 +1% 70 $1,214   $9,718,218 126
1999/10/22 55 $46,215   41 $1,127   $9,270,058 140
1999/10/29 18 $636,951 +1,278% 66 $9,651   $9,907,009 147
1999/11/05 51 $66,698 -90% 52 $1,283   $9,973,707 154
1999/11/12 64 $45,402 -32% 49 $927   $10,019,109 161

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records