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Transamerica (2005)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $9,015,303Details
International Box Office $7,537,860
Worldwide Box Office $16,553,163
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $3,941,119 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $3,941,119
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$1,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 2nd, 2005 (Oscar Qualifying Run) by Weinstein Co.
January 20th, 2006 (Limited) by Weinstein Co.
Video Release: May 23rd, 2006 by Weinstein Co./Genius
MPAA Rating: R for sexual content, nudity, language and drug use.
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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

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 390 $4,959 May 26, 2006 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 348 $14,274 May 19, 2006 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 324 $27,457 May 12, 2006 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 416 $23,030 May 5, 2006 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 482 $24,615 Apr 28, 2006 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 626 $17,847 Apr 21, 2006 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 607 $33,482 Apr 14, 2006 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 756 $31,102 Apr 7, 2006 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 601 $82,681 Mar 31, 2006 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 358 $220,113 Mar 24, 2006 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 300 $340,473 Mar 17, 2006 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 221 $612,107 Mar 10, 2006 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 113 $1,452,303 Mar 3, 2006 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 223 $851,128 Feb 24, 2006 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 356 $605,445 Feb 17, 2006 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 585 $457,373 Feb 10, 2006 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 655 $542,640 Feb 3, 2006 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 987 $474,309 Jan 27, 2006 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,632 $316,611 Jan 20, 2006 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,309 $90,974 Jan 13, 2006 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,198 $61,146 Jan 6, 2006 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,828 $54,381 Dec 30, 2005 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,744 $33,438 Dec 23, 2005 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,771 $20,394 Dec 16, 2005 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,317 $21,372 Dec 9, 2005 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,001 $46,908 Dec 2, 2005 3

Cast

Felicity Huffman    Bree Osbourne
Kevin Zegers    Toby Osbourne
Burt Young    Murray
Elizabeth Pena    Margaret
Graham Greene    Calvin

Millions of Cheap People on the Home Market

June 3rd, 2006

Cheaper by the Dozen 2 opened its home market run with an easily win pulling in $7.24 million during its first week of release. That's probably enough for the film to show a profit, something it just missed doing during its worldwide theatrical run. More...

DVD Releases for May 23, 2006

May 22nd, 2006

It was a big week for DVD releases, but most of them were of the older variety and there were no recent, high-quality, box office hits in the mix. I was tempted to go with Patton - Special Edition as the DVD Pick of the Week, but in the end went with Transamerica - Buy from Amazon instead. More...

Tsotsi Closest to $10,000 Mark

March 7th, 2006

There wasn't a single film with a per theatre average topping $10,000 this weekend with Tsotsi coming the closest with $65,000 in 7 theatres for an average of $9,326. More...

Independence Day for Brokeback

March 4th, 2006

There were no big winner at today's Independent Spirit Awards with several films sharing the awards. More...

Family Comes First... on Per Theatre Charts

February 28th, 2006

The overall box office champ, Madea's Family Reunion, also won the weekend Per Theatre Average race with $13,688. Second place went to Tsotsi with and average of $12,721 in six theatres. More...

Night Watched

February 22nd, 2006

The Russian Vampire movie, Nochnoy dozor, a.k.a. Night Watch, opened in first place on the Per Theatre Charts with nearly $87,000 in 3 theatres over the weekend for an per theatre average of $28,995. More...

Oscar Contest - Category Highlight - Best Acting Awards

February 19th, 2006

With the Oscars less than a month away and our contest well under way, there's no better time to take a closer look at some of the nominees. Today we'll look at the Best Acting Awards. More...

Early Gold for Oscar Nominations

February 7th, 2006

With most of the nominations in the more prestigious categories going to smaller films, the famed Oscar bounce is very important this year. However, the first weekend's results were mixed. More...

Per Theatre Charts: Lone Bull

February 7th, 2006

Despite a steep-for-a-limited-release drop-off of 33%, Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story was again able to top the Per Theatre Average charts. In fact, its average of $13,568 was nearly double its nearest competitor. More...

Mountain of Oscar Nominations

January 31st, 2006

Brokeback Mountain again led the list of nominees as with 8 Oscar nods. There were three films with six nominations a piece, Crash, Good Night and Good Luck, and Memoirs of a Geisha, (although for that last one, they were all the less prestigious technical awards. More...

Shandy's Start's no Bull

January 31st, 2006

Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story topped the per theatre charts this week after earned more than $60,000 in just 3 theatres for an average of $20,295. The only other regular format film to crack the $10,000 market was Rang De Basanti with and average of $11,503 in 61 theatres, however, it is a niche market film and that usually means steep declines. More...

Globe Winners are Good as Gold

January 24th, 2006

The weekend after the Golden Globe Awards proved to profitable for several of the winners. More...

Holidays Help Holdovers Hold On

January 18th, 2006

There were three films that topped $10,000 on the Per Theatre Charts this week, and not one of them was a new release. Cache (Hidden) continued to lead the way earning nearly $120,000 in 10 theatres for a $11,732 average. Not far behind was Fateless, which dropped less than 15% to $10,805 in its lone theatre. Rounding out the list was Transamerica, which dropped less than 1% to $10,108 despite increasing its theatre count from 6 to 9. More...

Cowboys are Golden

January 16th, 2006

Brokeback Mountain was the big winner today at the Golden Globes taking home four of the seven statuettes it was up for. The film is still expanding into more and more theatres, so these awards couldn't have come at a better time. More...

Hidden Finds Success

January 10th, 2006

Cache (Hidden) shot back to the top of the per theatre charts thanks to a tiny 4.68% decline, as the film earned an average of $13,851 in its 5 theatres. Second place went to Fateless with $12,680 in its lone theatre, while Brokeback Mountain maintained is per theatre average with $11,856 despite a very healthy growth in its theatre count. Word of mouth is helping Transamerica, as the film climbed above the $10,000 mark for the first time in a few weeks. It saw its average grow to $10,191. More...

SAG Singles out Cowboys

January 6th, 2006

Of the 13 awards the Screen Actors Guild will hand out on January 29th, 2006, five will be awarded to theatrical releases. And like past awards nominations, Brokeback Mountain again led the way, with four in total. However, this time there were two films close behind as Crash and Capote each received three nominations. More...

Cowboys find Gold in Brokeback Mountain

December 13th, 2005

Brokeback Mountain was the big winner today as Golden Globe nominations were announced. With seven nods, it led all films, which is an important Oscar indicator. More...

Mountain Breaks the Bank

December 13th, 2005

Brokeback Mountain had the best per theatre average of the year, and the best for a Live Action film of all time. The film earned an unbelievable $547,425 in 5 theatres for an average of $109,485. If that was the only film on this week's chart it would have been an impressive week; however, Memoirs of a Geisha also had a stellar start, earning nearly $700,000 in 8 theatres for an average of $85,313. Other members of the $10,000 club include the overall box office leader, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe with $18,130 and Transamerica, which just manage to earn a spot with $10,686, which was more than 50% lower than last weekend. More...

Syriana Transcends Competition

December 6th, 2005

The post-holiday weekend and a nearly doubling of its theatre count didn't hurt Syriana's per theatre average much as it earned more than $500,000 in just 9 theatres for an average of $57,936. That was more than twice the second place film, Transamerica, which earned just shy of $47,000 in two theatres for a per theater average of $23,454. More...

Wide Variety of Limited Releases

December 2nd, 2005

Limited releases run the gamut this week in terms of stories told, quality of the telling, and even of the geological location of the openings. The best bet is the recent Independent Spirit Awards nominee, Transamerica, but those in Seattle might want to check out Be Here to Love Me, since it is not often that a limited release opens there. The same can be said about The Boys of Baraka and Boston. More...

Movie Website Updates for November 18 - November 25

November 24th, 2005

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. Here the list of this week's releases, a couple of new sites and few updates, including this week's winner, The Producers - Official Site. More...

Movie Website Updates for October 21 - October 27

October 27th, 2005

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. Here the list of this week's releases, a couple of new sites and few updates, including this week's winner, Jarhead - Official Site. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2005/12/02 45 $46,908   2 $23,454   $46,908 3
2005/12/09 53 $21,372 -54% 2 $10,686   $85,451 10
2005/12/16 47 $20,394 -5% 3 $6,798   $115,677 17
2005/12/23 35 $33,438 +64% 6 $5,573   $159,978 24
2005/12/30 42 $54,381 +63% 6 $9,064   $269,187 31
2006/01/06 37 $61,146 +12% 6 $10,191   $373,416 38
2006/01/13 39 $90,974 +49% 9 $10,108   $491,588 45
2006/01/20 30 $316,611 +248% 38 $8,332   $876,859 52
2006/01/27 27 $474,309 +50% 82 $5,784   $1,471,160 59
2006/02/03 26 $542,640 +14% 101 $5,373   $2,222,046 66
2006/02/10 27 $457,373 -16% 126 $3,630   $2,861,800 73
2006/02/17 24 $605,445 +32% 158 $3,832   $3,655,820 80
2006/02/24 19 $851,128 +41% 317 $2,685   $4,816,005 87
2006/03/03 15 $1,452,303 +71% 656 $2,214   $6,633,150 94
2006/03/10 19 $612,107 -58% 516 $1,186   $7,655,572 101
2006/03/17 25 $340,473 -44% 277 $1,229   $8,219,197 108
2006/03/24 29 $220,113 -35% 201 $1,095   $8,559,895 115
2006/03/31 39 $82,681 -62% 107 $773   $8,713,873 122
2006/04/07 56 $31,102 -62% 59 $527   $8,780,273 129
2006/04/14 61 $33,482 +8% 44 $761   $8,829,823 136
2006/04/21 68 $17,847 -47% 40 $446   $8,865,622 143
2006/04/28 54 $24,615 +38% 31 $794   $8,900,250 150
2006/05/05 54 $23,030 -6% 42 $548   $8,933,583 157
2006/05/12 57 $27,457 +19% 21 $1,307   $8,971,992 164
2006/05/19 60 $14,274 -48% 19 $751   $9,001,037 171
2006/05/26 75 $4,959 -65% 11 $451   $9,012,033 178

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2005/12/26 35 $16,926   6 $2,821   $176,904 25
2006/01/02 37 $21,528   6 $3,588   $290,715 32
2006/01/16 37 $19,178   9 $2,131   $510,766 46
2006/02/20 23 $131,040   158 $829   $3,786,860 81
2006/05/29 78 $1,080   11 $98   $9,013,113 179

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2005/12/02 41 $64,079   2 $32,040   $64,079 7
2005/12/09 49 $31,204 -51% 2 $15,602   $95,283 14
2005/12/16 36 $31,257 n/c 3 $10,419   $126,540 21
2005/12/23 35 $88,266 +182% 6 $14,711   $214,806 28
2005/12/30 40 $97,464 +10% 6 $16,244   $312,270 35
2006/01/06 37 $88,344 -9% 6 $14,724   $400,614 42
2006/01/13 38 $159,634 +81% 9 $17,737   $560,248 49
2006/01/20 30 $436,603 +174% 38 $11,490   $996,851 56
2006/01/27 25 $682,555 +56% 82 $8,324   $1,679,406 63
2006/02/03 29 $725,021 +6% 101 $7,178   $2,404,427 70
2006/02/10 27 $645,948 -11% 126 $5,127   $3,050,375 77
2006/02/17 24 $914,502 +42% 158 $5,788   $3,964,877 84
2006/02/24 18 $1,215,970 +33% 317 $3,836   $5,180,847 91
2006/03/03 16 $1,862,618 +53% 656 $2,839   $7,043,465 98
2006/03/10 19 $835,259 -55% 516 $1,619   $7,878,724 105
2006/03/17 28 $461,058 -45% 277 $1,664   $8,339,782 112
2006/03/24 31 $291,410 -37% 201 $1,450   $8,631,192 119
2006/03/31 38 $117,979 -60% 107 $1,103   $8,749,171 126
2006/04/07 58 $47,170 -60% 59 $799   $8,796,341 133
2006/04/14 62 $51,434 +9% 44 $1,169   $8,847,775 140
2006/04/21 64 $27,860 -46% 40 $697   $8,875,635 147
2006/04/28 54 $34,918 +25% 31 $1,126   $8,910,553 154
2006/05/05 52 $33,982 -3% 42 $809   $8,944,535 161
2006/05/12 56 $42,228 +24% 21 $2,011   $8,986,763 168
2006/05/19 56 $20,311 -52% 19 $1,069   $9,007,074 175
2006/05/26 74 $8,229 -59% 11 $748   $9,015,303 182

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
5/28/200615102,882 102,882$1,745,908$1,745,9081
6/4/20062434,512-66% 137,394$586,359$2,332,2662

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