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Tian zhu ding (2013)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $154,120Details
International Box Office $479,985Details
Worldwide Box Office $634,105
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $145,584 Details
Domestic Blu-ray Sales $80,377 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $225,961
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Synopsis

An angry miner, enraged by widespread corruption in his village, decides to take justice into his own hands. A rootless migrant discovers the infinite possibilities of owning a firearm. A young receptionist, who dates a married man and works at a local sauna, is pushed over the edge by an abusive client. And a young factory work er goes from one discouraging job to the next, only to face increasingly degrading circumstances.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
93% - Certified Fresh
Audience
73% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 4th, 2013 (Limited) by Kino Lorber, released as A Touch of Sin
International Releases: November 21st, 2013 (Wide) (Italy)
December 5th, 2013 (Wide) (Portugal)
December 11th, 2013 (Wide) (Belgium)
December 11th, 2013 (Wide) (France)
December 13th, 2013 (Wide) (Brazil)
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Video Release: April 8th, 2014 by Kino Video
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 125 minutes
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Keywords: Segments, Suicide, Class Warfare, Sexism, Spree Killer, Relationships Gone Wrong, Prostitution, Infidelity, White Collar Crime, Government Corruption
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Xstream Pictures, Office Kitano, Shanghai Film Group, MK2, Shanxi Film and Television Group, Bandai Visual, Bitters End, Shozo Ichiyama
Production Countries: China

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 1,669 $665 Feb 7, 2014 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 891 $665 Feb 7, 2014 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 855 $333 Feb 7, 2014 129
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,777 $3,365 Jan 24, 2014 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 739 $3,365 Jan 24, 2014 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 965 $481 Jan 24, 2014 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 2,135 $3,023 Jan 17, 2014 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 907 $3,023 Jan 17, 2014 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 1,173 $432 Jan 17, 2014 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 2,316 $3,887 Jan 10, 2014 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 944 $3,887 Jan 10, 2014 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 976 $648 Jan 10, 2014 101
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 4,425 $742 Dec 13, 2013 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 2,070 $742 Dec 13, 2013 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,975 $371 Dec 13, 2013 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 4,425 $2,530 Dec 6, 2013 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,865 $2,530 Dec 6, 2013 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,345 $843 Dec 6, 2013 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 5,008 $1,786 Nov 29, 2013 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 2,167 $1,786 Nov 29, 2013 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 542 $1,786 Nov 29, 2013 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 5,140 $3,639 Nov 22, 2013 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 2,062 $3,639 Nov 22, 2013 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 155 $3,639 Nov 22, 2013 52
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 6,614 $1,514 Nov 8, 2013 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 2,882 $1,514 Nov 8, 2013 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 3,031 $379 Nov 8, 2013 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 7,039 $2,008 Nov 1, 2013 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 3,053 $2,008 Nov 1, 2013 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 3,114 $502 Nov 1, 2013 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 7,912 $1,338 Oct 25, 2013 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 3,623 $1,338 Oct 25, 2013 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 3,293 $669 Oct 25, 2013 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 7,491 $9,043 Oct 18, 2013 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 3,027 $9,043 Oct 18, 2013 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 2,746 $1,507 Oct 18, 2013 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 7,563 $18,334 Oct 11, 2013 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,900 $18,334 Oct 11, 2013 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,325 $3,056 Oct 11, 2013 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 8,263 $19,867 Oct 4, 2013 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 3,377 $19,867 Oct 4, 2013 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,423 $9,934 Oct 4, 2013 3
Theater Average Limited Release 2,322 $9,934 Oct 4, 2013 3
Top 2013 Theater Average Limited Release 100 $9,934 Oct 4, 2013 3
Never Wide Domestic 4,058 $154,120 Oct 4, 2013 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 7,559 $154,120 Oct 4, 2013 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 2,808 5 Oct 4, 2013 0

Cast

Zhao Tao    Xiao Yu
   Dahai
Wang Baoqiang    Zhao San
Lou Lanshan    Ziao Hui
Zhang Jiayi   
Li Meng   

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Zhangke Jia
Associate Producer    Kazumi Kawashiro
Associate Producer    Yuji Sadai
Associate Producer    Liu Shiyu
Associate Producer    Jia Bin
Co-Producer    Eva Lam
Co-Producer    Qian Jianping
Co-Producer    Gao Xiaojiang
Co-Producer    Zhang Dong
Producer    Shozo Ichiyama
Executive Producer    Zhangke Jia
Executive Producer    Masa Yuki Mori
Executive Producer    Ren Zhonglun
Director of Photography    Yu Lik-wai
Composer    Lim Giong
Sound Designer    Hang Yang
Art Director    Liu Weixin
Editor    Matthieu Laclau
Editor    Lin Xudong

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Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2013/10/04 59 $19,867   2 $9,934   $19,867 3
2013/10/11 58 $18,334 -8% 6 $3,056   $49,575 10
2013/10/18 72 $9,043 -51% 6 $1,507   $69,654 17
2013/10/25 84 $1,338 -85% 2 $669   $76,383 24
2013/11/01 66 $2,008 +50% 4 $502   $78,391 31
2013/11/08 82 $1,514 -25% 4 $379   $82,078 38
2013/11/22 69 $3,639   1 $3,639   $91,714 52
2013/11/29 67 $1,786 -51% 1 $1,786   $93,500 59
2013/12/06 53 $2,530 +42% 3 $843   $99,665 66
2013/12/13 61 $742 -71% 2 $371   $103,052 73
2014/01/10 55 $3,887   6 $648   $135,189 101
2014/01/17 58 $3,023 -22% 7 $432   $139,728 108
2014/01/24 54 $3,365 +11% 7 $481   $146,264 115
2014/02/07 69 $665   2 $333   $153,668 129

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2014/10/24 - $115   1 $115   $154,120 386

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2013/10/04 57 $31,241   2 $15,621   $31,241 7
2013/10/11 58 $29,370 -6% 6 $4,895   $60,611 14
2013/10/18 59 $14,434 -51% 6 $2,406   $75,045 21
2013/11/01 59 $3,184   4 $796   $80,564 35
2013/11/29 65 $2,550   1 $2,550   $97,135 63
2013/12/06 55 $5,175 +103% 4 $1,294   $102,310 70
2013/12/13 64 $1,617 -69% 2 $809   $103,927 77
2014/01/10 52 $5,403   6 $901   $136,705 105
2014/01/17 50 $6,194 +15% 7 $885   $142,899 112
2014/01/24 52 $6,166 n/c 5 $1,233   $149,065 119
2014/01/31 61 $3,938 -36% 3 $1,313   $153,003 126
2014/02/07 70 $1,052 -73% 2 $526   $154,055 133

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Belgium 12/11/2013 $27,951 5 5 14 $48,433 12/13/2015
Brazil 12/13/2013 $12,998 19 19 22 $28,816 12/13/2015
France 12/11/2013 $329,657 67 67 67 $329,657 12/13/2015
Italy 11/21/2013 $32,892 13 13 13 $33,461 12/13/2015
Portugal 12/5/2013 $7,063 2 2 4 $17,965 12/13/2015
Spain 7/25/2014 $21,653 15 15 15 $21,653 12/17/2015
 
International Total$479,985 12/17/2015

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