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The Untold story of Emmett Till (2005)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $204,956Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 9,901-10,000) 9,961 $204,956
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 13,001-13,100) 13,080 $204,956
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,114 $204,956

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 19th, 2005 (Limited) by ThinkFilm
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
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Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release 95 $16,070 Feb 10, 2006 178
Top 2005 Theater Average Limited Release 56 $12,920 Aug 26, 2005 10

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People Talking about Untold Story

August 30th, 2005

Word of mouth is obviously helped The Untold Story of Emmett Till since it saw its weekend Per Theatre average climb to $12,290, up from $8,695 last weekend. It was also the only film to reach the $10,000 mark during a weekend that saw three films open with per theatre averages below $1,000. More...

Empty Clubhouse

August 23rd, 2005

No film was able to make it into the $10,000 club over the weekend, The Untold Story of Emmett Till came the closest with $13,165 since Wednesday, but only $8,695 of that was earned over the weekend. That was still enough to lead the Per Theatre Charts ahead of the re-release of Elevator to the Gallows and the overall box office leader, The 40-Year Old Virgin, which earned averages of $7,596 and $7,530 respectively. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2005/08/19 79 $8,230   1 $8,230   $13,165 1
2005/08/26 77 $12,920 +57% 1 $12,920   $33,900 2
2005/09/02 87 $4,985 -61% 1 $4,985   $48,760 3
2005/09/09 100 $4,485 -10% 1 $4,485   $56,290 4
2005/10/14 57 $28,987   10 $2,899   $87,818 9
2005/10/21 75 $14,532 -50% 8 $1,817   $114,692 10
2005/10/28 84 $9,001 -38% 10 $900   $131,410 11
2005/11/04 95 $4,192 -53% 6 $699   $143,759 12
2005/11/11 114 $1,410 -66% 5 $282   $148,048 13
2005/11/18 113 $1,587 +13% 3 $529   $151,172 14
2005/11/25 102 $2,127 +34% 3 $709   $154,015 15
2005/12/02 71 $7,933 +273% 6 $1,322   $165,735 16
2005/12/09 95 $2,079 -74% 3 $693   $170,242 17
2005/12/16 106 $641 -69% 2 $321   $171,916 18
2006/01/13 72 $2,244   4 $561   $176,256 22
2006/02/03 100 $1,127   2 $564   $180,455 25
2006/02/10 60 $16,070 +1,326% 7 $2,296   $198,228 26
2006/02/17 91 $1,315 -92% 2 $658   $202,279 27

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2005/09/05 80 $1,240   1 $1,240   $50,000 18
2006/02/20 90 $202   2 $101   $202,481 186

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2005/08/19 71 $16,045   1 $16,045   $20,980 1
2005/08/26 69 $22,795 +42% 1 $22,795   $43,775 2
2005/09/02 82 $8,030 -65% 1 $8,030   $51,805 3
2005/09/09 97 $7,026 -13% 1 $7,026   $58,831 4
2005/10/14 57 $41,329   10 $4,133   $100,160 9
2005/10/21 75 $22,249 -46% 8 $2,781   $122,409 10
2005/10/28 80 $17,158 -23% 10 $1,716   $139,567 11
2005/11/04 92 $7,071 -59% 6 $1,179   $146,638 12
2005/11/11 104 $2,947 -58% 5 $589   $149,585 13
2005/11/18 109 $2,303 -22% 3 $768   $151,888 14
2005/11/25 89 $5,914 +157% 3 $1,971   $157,802 15
2005/12/02 68 $10,361 +75% 6 $1,727   $168,163 16
2005/12/09 89 $3,112 -70% 3 $1,037   $171,275 17
2006/02/03 91 $2,830   2 $1,415   $182,158 25
2006/02/10 61 $18,806 +565% 7 $2,687   $200,964 26

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