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Synecdoche, New York (2008)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,083,538Details
International Box Office $1,300,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $4,383,538
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 6,448 $3,083,538
All Time International Box Office 5,474 $1,300,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 7,638 $4,383,538
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 789 $3,083,538
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 2,065 $3,083,538
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 1,671 $1,300,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 2,265 $4,383,538

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 24th, 2008 (Limited) by Sony Pictures Classics
Video Release: March 10th, 2009 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for language and some sexual content/nudity
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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 Domestic 22nd Weekend 899 $2,048 Mar 20, 2009 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 443 $2,048 Mar 20, 2009 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 488 $512 Mar 20, 2009 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 965 $3,182 Mar 13, 2009 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 441 $3,182 Mar 13, 2009 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 392 $796 Mar 13, 2009 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 1,000 $5,170 Mar 6, 2009 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 402 $5,170 Mar 6, 2009 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 590 $574 Mar 6, 2009 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 1,031 $9,944 Feb 27, 2009 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 349 $9,944 Feb 27, 2009 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 793 $414 Feb 27, 2009 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,274 $8,178 Feb 20, 2009 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 441 $8,178 Feb 20, 2009 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 853 $481 Feb 20, 2009 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,523 $8,152 Feb 13, 2009 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 525 $8,152 Feb 13, 2009 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 671 $741 Feb 13, 2009 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,370 $26,765 Feb 6, 2009 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 334 $26,765 Feb 6, 2009 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 515 $1,071 Feb 6, 2009 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,586 $25,989 Jan 30, 2009 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 401 $25,989 Jan 30, 2009 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 501 $1,130 Jan 30, 2009 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 1,568 $47,581 Jan 23, 2009 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 344 $47,581 Jan 23, 2009 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 275 $1,699 Jan 23, 2009 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,881 $39,737 Jan 16, 2009 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 446 $39,737 Jan 16, 2009 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 584 $1,204 Jan 16, 2009 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 2,036 $48,362 Jan 9, 2009 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 465 $48,362 Jan 9, 2009 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 685 $1,180 Jan 9, 2009 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,386 $44,825 Jan 2, 2009 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 562 $44,825 Jan 2, 2009 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 808 $1,149 Jan 2, 2009 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 2,890 $36,796 Dec 26, 2008 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 730 $36,796 Dec 26, 2008 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,142 $968 Dec 26, 2008 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 2,959 $53,622 Dec 19, 2008 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 703 $53,622 Dec 19, 2008 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,314 $958 Dec 19, 2008 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 2,722 $104,777 Dec 12, 2008 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 578 $104,777 Dec 12, 2008 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,376 $1,080 Dec 12, 2008 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,757 $163,627 Dec 5, 2008 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 541 $163,627 Dec 5, 2008 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,233 $1,423 Dec 5, 2008 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,800 $285,822 Nov 28, 2008 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 437 $285,822 Nov 28, 2008 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 656 $2,402 Nov 28, 2008 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 3,337 $319,110 Nov 21, 2008 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 487 $319,110 Nov 21, 2008 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 709 $2,875 Nov 21, 2008 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,959 $331,778 Nov 14, 2008 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 540 $331,778 Nov 14, 2008 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 533 $4,147 Nov 14, 2008 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,575 $293,646 Nov 7, 2008 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 612 $293,646 Nov 7, 2008 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 240 $8,390 Nov 7, 2008 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,783 $99,363 Oct 31, 2008 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,321 $99,363 Oct 31, 2008 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 400 $11,040 Oct 31, 2008 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,679 $172,194 Oct 24, 2008 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,016 $172,194 Oct 24, 2008 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 475 $19,133 Oct 24, 2008 3
Theater Average Limited Release 654 $19,133 Oct 24, 2008 3
Top 2008 Theater Average Limited Release 26 $19,133 Oct 24, 2008 3
Never Wide Domestic 970 $3,083,538 Oct 24, 2008 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 4,410 $3,083,538 Oct 24, 2008 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 742 110 Oct 24, 2008 0

Cast

   Caden Cotard
Samantha Morton    Hazel
Michelle Williams    Claire Keen
Catherine Keener    Adele Lack
Emily Watson    Tammy
Dianne Wiest    Ellen Bascomb/Millicent Weems
Jennifer Jason Leigh    Maria
Hope Davis    Madeleine Gravis
Tom Noonan    Sammy Barnathan
Sadie Goldstein    Olive (Age 4)
Robin Weigert    Olive (Adult)
Tilda Swinton   

Production and Technical Credits

Music Supervisor    Bonnie Greenberg

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/10/24 31 $172,194   9 $19,133   $172,194 3
2008/10/31 39 $99,363 -42% 9 $11,040   $337,850 10
2008/11/07 27 $293,646 +196% 35 $8,390   $675,537 17
2008/11/14 26 $331,778 +13% 80 $4,147   $1,123,224 24
2008/11/21 21 $319,110 -4% 111 $2,875   $1,554,060 31
2008/11/28 22 $285,822 -10% 119 $2,402   $2,017,861 38
2008/12/05 24 $163,627 -43% 115 $1,423   $2,244,636 45
2008/12/12 29 $104,777 -36% 97 $1,080   $2,430,402 52
2008/12/19 36 $53,622 -49% 56 $958   $2,547,673 59
2008/12/26 50 $36,796 -31% 38 $968   $2,618,500 66
2009/01/02 50 $44,825 +22% 39 $1,149   $2,705,849 73
2009/01/09 43 $48,362 +8% 41 $1,180   $2,780,920 80
2009/01/16 46 $39,737 -18% 33 $1,204   $2,853,303 87
2009/01/23 45 $47,581 +20% 28 $1,699   $2,921,090 94
2009/01/30 48 $25,989 -45% 23 $1,130   $2,971,177 101
2009/02/06 55 $26,765 +3% 25 $1,071   $3,010,278 108
2009/02/13 68 $8,152 -70% 11 $741   $3,032,021 115
2009/02/20 67 $8,178 n/c 17 $481   $3,047,390 122
2009/02/27 72 $9,944 +22% 24 $414   $3,061,835 129
2009/03/06 86 $5,170 -48% 9 $574   $3,072,434 136
2009/03/13 92 $3,182 -38% 4 $796   $3,078,285 143
2009/03/20 95 $2,048 -36% 4 $512   $3,081,925 150

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/01/19 49 $5,807   33 $176   $2,859,110 88
2009/02/16 59 $1,820   11 $165   $3,033,841 116

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/10/24 31 $238,487   9 $26,499   $238,487 7
2008/10/31 39 $143,404 -40% 9 $15,934   $381,891 14
2008/11/07 27 $409,555 +186% 35 $11,702   $791,446 21
2008/11/14 26 $443,504 +8% 80 $5,544   $1,234,950 28
2008/11/21 22 $497,089 +12% 111 $4,478   $1,732,039 35
2008/11/28 22 $348,970 -30% 119 $2,933   $2,081,009 42
2008/12/05 23 $244,616 -30% 115 $2,127   $2,325,625 49
2008/12/12 29 $168,426 -31% 97 $1,736   $2,494,051 56
2008/12/19 44 $87,653 -48% 56 $1,565   $2,581,704 63
2008/12/26 50 $79,320 -10% 38 $2,087   $2,661,024 70
2009/01/02 49 $71,534 -10% 39 $1,834   $2,732,558 77
2009/01/09 41 $81,008 +13% 41 $1,976   $2,813,566 84
2009/01/16 49 $59,943 -26% 33 $1,816   $2,873,509 91
2009/01/23 44 $71,679 +20% 28 $2,560   $2,945,188 98
2009/01/30 49 $38,325 -47% 23 $1,666   $2,983,513 105
2009/02/06 55 $40,356 +5% 25 $1,614   $3,023,869 112
2009/02/13 66 $15,343 -62% 11 $1,395   $3,039,212 119
2009/02/20 67 $12,679 -17% 17 $746   $3,051,891 126
2009/02/27 70 $15,373 +21% 24 $641   $3,067,264 133
2009/03/06 85 $7,839 -49% 9 $871   $3,075,103 140
2009/03/13 93 $4,774 -39% 4 $1,194   $3,079,877 147
2009/03/20 96 $3,661 -23% 4 $915   $3,083,538 154

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