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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 (Rank 4,801-4,900) 4,807 $10,019,109
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,001-6,100) 6,094 $10,019,109
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 201-300) 293 $10,019,109
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,574 $10,019,109
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,892 $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
Comparisons: vs. The Devil's Violinist
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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 23rd Weekend Limited Release 78 $45,402 Nov 12, 1999 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 90 $49,544 Nov 5, 1999 150
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 93 $62,037 Oct 29, 1999 143
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 81 $395,448 Sep 3, 1999 87

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 GrossWeek
1999/06/11 41 $87,133   13 $6,703   $2,370,235 1
1999/06/18 27 $181,749 +109% 31 $5,863   $2,594,818 2
1999/06/25 12 $732,707 +303% 250 $2,931   $3,291,024 3
1999/07/02 12 $884,708 +21% 261 $3,390   $4,692,146 4
1999/07/09 14 $518,184 -41% 241 $2,150   $5,454,304 5
1999/07/16 21 $394,032 -24% 206 $1,913   $6,103,912 6
1999/07/23 25 $334,363 -15% 161 $2,077   $6,643,869 7
1999/07/30 27 $274,651 -18% 144 $1,907   $7,091,503 8
1999/08/06 34 $184,091 -33% 117 $1,573   $7,398,593 9
1999/08/13 36 $160,195 -13% 109 $1,470   $7,504,537 10
1999/08/20 39 $143,106 -11% 95 $1,506   $7,735,416 11
1999/08/27 44 $114,683 -20% 86 $1,334   $7,926,723 12
1999/09/03 29 $395,448 +245% 235 $1,683   $8,369,857 13
1999/09/10 40 $163,411 -59% 178 $918   $8,609,924 14
1999/09/17 39 $135,903 -17% 144 $944   $9,291,544 15
1999/09/24 45 $88,941 -35% 131 $679   $9,510,414 16
1999/10/01 50 $55,342 -38% 77 $719   $9,604,782 17
1999/10/08 50 $53,613 -3% 70 $766   $9,686,833 18
1999/10/15 56 $39,350 -27% 68 $579   $9,757,568 19
1999/10/22 63 $28,911 -27% 41 $705   $9,252,754 20
1999/10/29 47 $62,037 +115% 66 $940   $9,332,095 21
1999/11/05 52 $49,544 -20% 52 $953   $9,956,553 22
1999/11/12 56 $45,402 -8% 49 $927   $10,019,109 23

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

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