The Secret of Kells

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $690,290Details
International Box Office $2,892,507
Worldwide Box Office $3,582,797
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
91% - Certified Fresh
Audience
85% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$8,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 5th, 2010 (Limited) by GKIDS
Video Release: October 5th, 2010 by New Video Group
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Hand Animation
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

Cast

Brendan Gleeson   

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Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2010/03/05 - $9,599   1 $9,599   $9,599 1
2010/03/06 - $16,616 +73% 1 $16,616   $26,215 2
2010/03/07 - $13,611 -18% 1 $13,611   $39,826 3
2010/03/08 - $2,958 -78% 1 $2,958   $42,784 4
2010/03/09 - $2,657 -10% 1 $2,657   $45,441 5
2010/03/10 - $3,938 +48% 1 $3,938   $49,379 6
2010/03/11 - $5,123 +30% 1 $5,123   $54,502 7
2010/03/12 - $2,334 -54% 1 $2,334   $56,836 8
2010/03/13 - $5,502 +136% 1 $5,502   $62,338 9
2010/03/14 - $4,702 -15% 1 $4,702   $67,039 10
2010/03/19 - $5,800   6 $967   $76,924 15
2010/03/20 - $7,627 +32% 6 $1,271   $84,551 16
2010/03/21 - $6,360 -17% 6 $1,060   $90,911 17
2010/03/26 - $3,852   7 $550   $105,262 22
2010/03/27 - $7,055 +83% 7 $1,008   $112,317 23
2010/03/28 - $5,875 -17% 7 $839   $118,192 24
2010/03/29 - $3,012 -49% 7 $430   $121,204 25
2010/03/30 - $2,766 -8% 7 $395   $123,970 26
2010/03/31 - $2,540 -8% 7 $363   $126,510 27
2010/04/01 - $3,360 +32% 8 $420   $129,870 28
2010/04/02 - $16,600 +394% 19 $874   $146,470 29
2010/04/03 - $22,872 +38% 19 $1,204   $169,342 30
2010/04/04 - $17,036 -26% 19 $897   $186,378 31
2010/04/05 - $7,743 -55% 19 $408   $194,121 32
2010/04/06 - $6,882 -11% 19 $362   $201,003 33
2010/04/07 - $7,762 +13% 19 $409   $208,765 34
2010/04/08 - $7,481 -4% 19 $394   $216,246 35
2010/04/09 - $10,849 +45% 26 $417   $227,095 36
2010/04/10 - $18,591 +71% 26 $715   $245,686 37
2010/04/11 - $15,180 -18% 26 $584   $262,313 38
2010/04/12 - $4,192 -72% 26 $161   $266,505 39
2010/04/13 - $3,625 -14% 26 $139   $270,130 40
2010/04/14 - $4,376 +21% 26 $168   $274,506 41
2010/04/15 - $4,576 +5% 26 $176   $279,082 42
2010/04/16 - $9,072 +98% 28 $324   $288,154 43
2010/04/17 - $16,954 +87% 28 $606   $305,108 44
2010/04/18 - $12,368 -27% 28 $442   $317,476 45
2010/04/19 - $2,808 -77% 21 $134   $320,284 46
2010/04/20 - $4,799 +71% 21 $229   $325,083 47
2010/04/21 - $5,419 +13% 21 $258   $330,502 48
2010/04/22 - $4,278 -21% 21 $204   $334,780 49
2010/04/23 - $6,790 +59% 30 $226   $341,570 50
2010/04/24 - $12,384 +82% 30 $413   $353,954 51
2010/04/25 - $10,882 -12% 30 $363   $364,836 52
2010/04/26 - $2,327 -79% 30 $78   $367,163 53
2010/04/27 - $3,640 +56% 30 $121   $370,803 54
2010/04/28 - $2,922 -20% 30 $97   $373,725 55
2010/04/29 - $3,708 +27% 30 $124   $377,433 56
2010/04/30 - $5,471 +48% 36 $152   $382,904 57
2010/05/01 - $9,687 +77% 36 $269   $392,591 58
2010/05/02 - $9,410 -3% 37 $254   $402,001 59
2010/05/03 - $2,362 -75% 37 $64   $404,363 60
2010/05/04 - $2,469 +5% 37 $67   $406,832 61
2010/05/05 - $2,881 +17% 37 $78   $409,713 62
2010/05/06 - $3,244 +13% 37 $88   $412,957 63
2010/05/07 - $2,602 -20% 22 $118   $415,559 64
2010/05/08 - $6,365 +145% 22 $289   $421,924 65
2010/05/09 - $7,817 +23% 22 $355   $429,741 66
2010/05/10 - $1,914 -76% 22 $87   $431,655 67
2010/05/11 - $1,534 -20% 22 $70   $433,189 68
2010/05/12 - $2,014 +31% 22 $92   $435,203 69
2010/05/13 - $1,842 -9% 22 $84   $437,045 70
2010/05/14 - $6,038 +228% 26 $232   $443,083 71
2010/05/15 - $9,238 +53% 26 $355   $452,321 72
2010/05/16 - $8,603 -7% 26 $331   $460,924 73
2010/05/17 - $3,017 -65% 26 $116   $463,941 74
2010/05/18 - $3,364 +12% 26 $129   $467,305 75
2010/05/19 - $2,883 -14% 26 $111   $470,188 76
2010/05/20 - $2,814 -2% 26 $108   $473,002 77
2010/05/21 - $4,981 +77% 23 $217   $477,983 78
2010/05/22 - $10,385 +108% 23 $452   $488,368 79
2010/05/23 - $8,344 -20% 23 $363   $496,712 80
2010/05/24 - $2,099 -75% 23 $91   $498,811 81
2010/05/25 - $2,568 +22% 23 $112   $501,379 82
2010/05/26 - $3,012 +17% 23 $131   $504,391 83
2010/05/27 - $3,077 +2% 23 $134   $507,470 84
2010/05/28 - $6,366 +107% 25 $255   $513,836 85
2010/05/29 - $10,360 +63% 25 $414   $524,196 86
2010/05/30 - $8,992 -13% 25 $360   $532,900 87
2010/05/31 50 $8,785 -2% 25 $351   $541,973 88
2010/06/01 - $2,284 -74% 25 $91   $544,257 89
2010/06/02 - $2,351 +3% 25 $94   $546,608 90
2010/06/03 - $2,911 +24% 25 $116   $549,519 91
2010/06/04 - $5,225 +79% 24 $218   $554,744 92
2010/06/05 - $7,535 +44% 24 $314   $562,279 93
2010/06/06 - $8,208 +9% 24 $342   $570,487 94
2010/06/07 - $2,714 -67% 24 $113   $573,201 95
2010/06/08 - $3,483 +28% 24 $145   $576,684 96
2010/06/09 - $2,559 -27% 24 $107   $579,243 97
2010/06/10 - $2,742 +7% 24 $114   $581,985 98
2010/06/11 - $3,520 +28% 20 $176   $585,505 99
2010/06/12 - $6,848 +95% 20 $342   $592,353 100
2010/06/13 - $6,772 -1% 20 $339   $599,125 101
2010/06/14 - $1,873 -72% 20 $94   $600,998 102
2010/06/15 - $3,520 +88% 20 $176   $604,518 103
2010/06/16 - $2,735 -22% 20 $137   $607,253 104
2010/06/17 - $1,983 -27% 20 $99   $609,236 105
2010/06/18 - $2,764 +39% 15 $184   $612,000 106
2010/06/19 - $4,014 +45% 15 $268   $616,014 107
2010/06/20 - $4,343 +8% 15 $290   $620,357 108
2010/06/21 - $1,313 -70% 15 $88   $621,670 109
2010/06/22 - $1,679 +28% 15 $112   $623,349 110
2010/06/23 - $2,486 +48% 15 $166   $625,835 111
2010/06/24 - $1,722 -31% 15 $115   $627,557 112
2010/06/25 - $2,883 +67% 15 $192   $630,440 113
2010/06/26 - $3,703 +28% 15 $247   $634,143 114
2010/06/27 - $3,852 +4% 15 $257   $637,995 115
2010/06/28 - $1,553 -60% 15 $104   $639,548 116
2010/06/29 - $1,805 +16% 15 $120   $641,353 117
2010/06/30 - $1,743 -3% 15 $116   $643,096 118
2010/07/01 - $2,093 +20% 15 $140   $645,189 119
2010/07/02 - $3,070 +47% 14 $219   $648,259 120
2010/07/03 - $4,045 +32% 14 $289   $652,304 121
2010/07/04 - $3,626 -10% 14 $259   $655,930 122
2010/07/05 62 $2,507 -31% 14 $179   $658,437 123
2010/07/06 - $2,046 -18% 14 $146   $660,483 124
2010/07/07 - $2,072 +1% 14 $148   $662,555 125
2010/07/08 - $1,909 -8% 14 $136   $664,464 126
2010/07/09 - $672 -65% 10 $67   $665,136 127
2010/07/10 - $1,445 +115% 10 $145   $666,581 128
2010/07/11 - $1,130 -22% 10 $113   $667,711 129
2010/07/12 - $698 -38% 10 $70   $668,409 130
2010/07/13 - $875 +25% 10 $88   $669,284 131
2010/07/14 - $754 -14% 10 $75   $670,038 132
2010/07/15 - $778 +3% 10 $78   $684,276 133
2010/07/16 - $524 -33% 5 $105   $684,800 134
2010/07/17 - $743 +42% 5 $149   $685,543 135
2010/07/18 - $918 +24% 5 $184   $686,461 136
2010/07/19 - $355 -61% 5 $71   $686,816 137
2010/07/20 - $403 +14% 5 $81   $687,219 138
2010/07/21 - $328 -19% 5 $66   $687,547 139
2010/07/22 - $154 -53% 5 $31   $687,700 140
2010/07/23 - $418 +171% 4 $105   $688,118 141
2010/07/24 - $713 +71% 4 $178   $688,831 142
2010/07/25 - $744 +4% 4 $186   $689,575 143
2010/07/26 - $182 -76% 4 $46   $689,757 144
2010/07/27 - $284 +56% 4 $71   $690,041 145
2010/07/28 - $186 -35% 4 $47   $690,227 146
2010/07/29 - $62 -67% 4 $16   $690,289 147

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2010/03/05 47 $39,826   1 $39,826   $39,826 3
2010/03/12 65 $12,537 -69% 1 $12,537   $67,039 10
2010/03/19 55 $19,787 +58% 6 $3,298   $90,911 17
2010/03/26 57 $16,782 -15% 7 $2,397   $118,192 24
2010/04/02 41 $56,508 +237% 18 $3,139   $186,378 31
2010/04/09 46 $46,067 -18% 26 $1,772   $262,313 38
2010/04/16 46 $38,394 -17% 28 $1,371   $317,476 45
2010/04/23 50 $30,056 -22% 30 $1,002   $364,836 52
2010/04/30 56 $24,568 -18% 36 $682   $402,001 59
2010/05/07 61 $16,784 -32% 22 $763   $429,742 66
2010/05/14 49 $23,879 +42% 26 $918   $460,924 73
2010/05/21 46 $23,710 -1% 23 $1,031   $496,714 80
2010/05/28 50 $25,430 +7% 24 $1,060   $532,900 87
2010/06/04 57 $20,968 -18% 24 $874   $570,487 94
2010/06/11 58 $17,140 -18% 20 $857   $599,125 101
2010/06/18 68 $11,121 -35% 15 $741   $620,357 108
2010/06/25 66 $10,438 -6% 15 $696   $637,995 115
2010/07/02 60 $10,952 +5% 14 $782   $656,141 122
2010/07/09 85 $2,979 -73% 10 $298   $680,903 129
2010/07/16 84 $2,185 -27% 6 $364   $686,461 136
2010/07/23 87 $1,875 -14% 4 $469   $689,576 143

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