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Smilla's Sense of Snow (1997)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,221,994Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$35,000,000
Domestic Releases: February 28th, 1997 (Wide) by Fox Searchlight
MPAA Rating: R for language, some violence and a sex scene
Running Time: 121 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Constantin Film, Smilla Film, Bavaria Film Intl.
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,181 $40,389 Apr 25, 1997 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,403 $49,434 Apr 18, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,101 $113,496 Apr 11, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,059 $211,272 Apr 4, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,422 $277,635 Mar 28, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,621 $467,170 Mar 21, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,512 $300,686 Mar 14, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,743 $95,774 Mar 7, 1997 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,041 $107,108 Feb 28, 1997 3

Cast

   Smilla
Gabriel Byrne    Mechanic
Richard Harris    Tork
Robert Loggia    Moritz
Vanessa Redgrave    Elsa Lubing
Jim Broadbent    Lagermann
Mario Adorf    Lukas
Bob Peck    Ravn
Tom Wilkinson    Dr. Loyen
Emma Croft    Benja
Peter Capaldi    Lander
Jurgen Vogel    Jakkelsen
Clipper Miano    Isaiah
Ono Fleischer    Inuit Hunter
Agga Olsen    Juliane
Patrick Field    Policeman
Mathew Marsh    Detective
Charlotte Bradley    Mrs. Lagermann
Charles Lewson    Pastor
Ann Queensberry    Mrs. Schou
David Hayman    Telling
Ida Julie Andersen    Smilla as a Child
Maliinannguaq Markussen-Molgard    Smilla's Mother
Alvin Ing    Licht
Erik Holmey    Hansen
Peter Gantzler    Maurice
Lars Brygmann    Verlaine

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Bernd Eichinger
Producer    Martin Moszkowicz
Screenwriter    Ann Biderman
Director of Photography    Jorgen Persson
Production Designer    Anna Asp
Editor    Janus Billeskov Jansen
Costume Designer    Barbara Baum
Composer    Hans Zimmer
Composer    Harry Gregson-Williams
Story Creator    Peter Hoeg
Associate Producer    Rosanne Korenberg
Assistant Director    Guy Travers
Second Unit Director    Arthur Wooster
Production Manager    Marianne Christensen
Production Supervisor    Thomas Heinesen
Production Designer    Filmbus Ateljeerna
Director of Photography    Jan Weincke
Second Unit Camera    Michael Kohnhorst
Sound Mixer    Chris Munro
Re-recording Mixer    Michael Kranz
Supervising Sound Designer    Friedrich M. Dosch
Sound Designer    Andre Bendocchi-Alves
Dialogue Editor    Evi Claudius
Dialogue Editor    Nick Lowe
Dialogue Editor    Bjorn Ole Schroeder
Music Editor    Adam Smalley
Casting Director    Leonora Davis
Casting (Germany)    Risa Kes
Casting (Denmark)    Toveberg Bramsen
Stunt Coordinator    Paul Weston

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/02/28 38 $107,108   8 $13,389   $107,108 3
1997/03/07 38 $95,774 -11% 8 $11,972   $246,226 10
1997/03/14 25 $300,686 +214% 52 $5,782   $581,833 17
1997/03/21 25 $467,170 +55% 127 $3,679   $1,150,570 24
1997/03/28 27 $277,635 -41% 112 $2,479   $1,562,762 31
1997/04/04 29 $211,272 -24% 135 $1,565   $1,889,603 38
1997/04/11 39 $113,496 -46% 95 $1,195   $2,071,423 45
1997/04/18 52 $49,434 -56% 49 $1,009   $2,160,184 52
1997/04/25 55 $40,389 -18% 44 $918   $2,221,994 59

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/02/28 39 $150,452   8 $18,807   $150,452 7
1997/03/07 35 $130,695 -13% 8 $16,337   $281,147 14
1997/03/14 25 $402,253 +208% 52 $7,736   $683,400 21
1997/03/21 26 $601,727 +50% 127 $4,738   $1,285,127 28
1997/03/28 28 $393,204 -35% 112 $3,511   $1,678,331 35
1997/04/04 31 $279,596 -29% 135 $2,071   $1,957,927 42
1997/04/11 39 $152,823 -45% 95 $1,609   $2,110,750 49
1997/04/18 50 $70,855 -54% 49 $1,446   $2,181,605 56