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Tsotsi (2006)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,912,606Details
International Box Office $8,624,933Details
Worldwide Box Office $11,537,539
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$3,000,000
Domestic Releases: February 24th, 2006 (Limited) by Miramax
Video Release: July 18th, 2006 by Miramax Video
MPAA Rating: R for language and some strong violent content.
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Keywords: Foreign Language
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: South Africa,
United Kingdom

Production and Technical Credits

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International Details - Worldwide Mission Ends in China

July 30th, 2006

A first place debut in China lifted Mission: Impossible 3 into sixth place overall with $5.74 million on 838 screens in 21 markets for a total of $239.82 million. In China it earned $2.8 million on 394 screens while in Japan it managed $2.50 million on 540 for a total of $29.92 million after three weeks of release. More...

Big Man on the Home Market

July 29th, 2006

There were not that many releases from this week's crop to chart, but it was a newcomer taking top spot as She's the Man lead both the rental and the sales chart this week. It earned $5.57 million after one week of rentals while the sales figures were not released as usual. More...

DVD Releases for July 18, 2006

July 17th, 2006

Things are finally starting to pick up from the doldrums of the past two weeks and things should continue to speed up as over the next few weeks we start seeing last year's shows start to hit DVD in anticipation of the upcoming season. This week it is a TV on DVD release that takes the DVD Pick of the Week, but it is not a returning show, but a short-lived one. The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. - The Complete Series takes the prize with Film Noir Classic Collection - Volume 3 earning an honorable mention. More...

Friends with More Money

April 11th, 2006

Friends with Money easily led the per theatre charts after earning nearly $600,000 in 28 theatres for an average of $21,048. It was the only film to top $10,000 on the per theatre charts, although last week's winner, Brick came awfully close with $9,490 in 21 theatres. More...

Per Theatre Chart cuts back on Smoking

March 28th, 2006

Thank You for Smoking was again able to lead the way on the per theatre charts despite expanding from 5 to 54 theatres. In those 54 theatres, the film earned just over $1 million for an average of $18,591. Second place went to the only other film in the $10,000 club and the overall box office leader, The Inside Man, with $10,275. More...

Oscar Bounce Crashes

March 14th, 2006

Famed Oscar Bounce failed to materialize this year partially because the awards were spread out over many difference films and partially because many winners were well into their releases. 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...

Crash Collides with Mountain Atop Oscars

March 5th, 2006

The Oscars were handed out tonight and while there were a handful of multiple winners, no single movie stood out. 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...

Little Films Hoping to be Big Fish in Limited Release Pond

February 24th, 2006

Half a dozen new films start their run in limited release, including two foreign language, films, two documentary and the best bet of the week, Little Fish. More...

Movie Website Updates for February 17 - February 23

February 23rd, 2006

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. Just when I thought the slump was over, we have the shortest list in a few weeks. The best site of the week was Brick - Official Site, which helped sell the movie well and that is the most important job of a movie site. 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...

Movie Website Updates for January 13 - January 19

January 19th, 2006

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. It's busier on this week's list than it has in a while, but there was only one site that was in contention to win the award, Underworld: Evolution - Official Site. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2006/02/24 51 $76,324   6 $12,721   $76,324 1
2006/03/03 55 $65,280 -14% 7 $9,326   $168,885 2
2006/03/10 31 $260,027 +298% 30 $8,668   $470,438 3
2006/03/17 29 $300,467 +16% 57 $5,271   $862,254 4
2006/03/24 26 $271,209 -10% 81 $3,348   $1,238,269 5
2006/03/31 22 $295,376 +9% 120 $2,461   $1,639,397 6
2006/04/07 21 $252,380 -15% 122 $2,069   $2,002,279 7
2006/04/14 24 $207,903 -18% 118 $1,762   $2,286,496 8
2006/04/21 27 $144,531 -30% 117 $1,235   $2,503,137 9
2006/04/28 35 $100,244 -31% 121 $828   $2,657,413 10
2006/05/05 41 $54,296 -46% 100 $543   $2,753,840 11
2006/05/12 53 $31,791 -41% 73 $435   $2,814,714 12
2006/05/19 61 $14,007 -56% 45 $311   $2,846,825 13
2006/05/26 65 $11,178 -20% 33 $339   $2,866,194 14
2006/06/02 64 $11,907 +7% 26 $458   $2,886,297 15
2006/06/09 87 $2,433 -80% 15 $162   $2,894,859 16
2006/06/16 108 $858 -65% 12 $72   $2,903,232 17
2006/06/23 110 $2,415 +181% 5 $483   $2,907,615 18
2006/06/30 96 $1,514 -37% 5 $303   $2,910,279 19
2006/07/07 111 $763 -50% 9 $85   $2,912,363 20

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/05/29 62 $3,075   33 $93   $2,869,269 95

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2006/02/24 53 $103,605   6 $17,268   $103,605 1
2006/03/03 53 $106,806 +3% 7 $15,258   $210,411 2
2006/03/10 32 $351,376 +229% 30 $11,713   $561,787 3
2006/03/17 32 $405,273 +15% 57 $7,110   $967,060 4
2006/03/24 26 $376,961 -7% 81 $4,654   $1,344,021 5
2006/03/31 22 $405,878 +8% 120 $3,382   $1,749,899 6
2006/04/07 22 $328,694 -19% 122 $2,694   $2,078,593 7
2006/04/14 27 $280,013 -15% 118 $2,373   $2,358,606 8
2006/04/21 27 $198,563 -29% 117 $1,697   $2,557,169 9
2006/04/28 33 $142,375 -28% 121 $1,177   $2,699,544 10
2006/05/05 41 $83,379 -41% 100 $834   $2,782,923 11
2006/05/12 53 $49,895 -40% 73 $683   $2,832,818 12
2006/05/19 54 $22,198 -56% 45 $493   $2,855,016 13
2006/05/26 62 $19,374 -13% 33 $587   $2,874,390 14
2006/06/02 65 $18,036 -7% 26 $694   $2,892,426 15
2006/06/09 67 $9,948 -45% 15 $663   $2,902,374 16
2006/06/16 97 $2,826 -72% 12 $236   $2,905,200 17
2006/06/23 103 $3,565 +26% 5 $713   $2,908,765 18
2006/06/30 106 $2,835 -20% 5 $567   $2,911,600 19
2006/07/07 113 $1,006 -65% 9 $112   $2,912,606 20

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