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The Untold story of Emmett Till (2005)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $204,956Details
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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 Domestic 27th Weekend 465 $1,315 Feb 17, 2006 185
Biggest 27th Weekend Limited Release 257 $1,315 Feb 17, 2006 185
Theater Average 27th Weekend Limited Release 224 $658 Feb 17, 2006 185
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 288 $16,070 Feb 10, 2006 178
Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release 95 $16,070 Feb 10, 2006 178
Theater Average 26th Weekend Limited Release 43 $2,296 Feb 10, 2006 178
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 649 $1,127 Feb 3, 2006 171
Biggest 25th Weekend Limited Release 359 $1,127 Feb 3, 2006 171
Theater Average 25th Weekend Limited Release 312 $564 Feb 3, 2006 171
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 878 $2,244 Jan 13, 2006 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 424 $2,244 Jan 13, 2006 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 461 $561 Jan 13, 2006 150
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,906 $641 Dec 16, 2005 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 984 $641 Dec 16, 2005 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 990 $321 Dec 16, 2005 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,925 $2,079 Dec 9, 2005 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 872 $2,079 Dec 9, 2005 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 720 $693 Dec 9, 2005 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,788 $7,933 Dec 2, 2005 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 616 $7,933 Dec 2, 2005 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 351 $1,322 Dec 2, 2005 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 2,528 $2,127 Nov 25, 2005 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 1,128 $2,127 Nov 25, 2005 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 892 $709 Nov 25, 2005 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 2,973 $1,587 Nov 18, 2005 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,359 $1,587 Nov 18, 2005 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,249 $529 Nov 18, 2005 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 3,379 $1,410 Nov 11, 2005 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,552 $1,410 Nov 11, 2005 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,743 $282 Nov 11, 2005 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 3,354 $4,192 Nov 4, 2005 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,339 $4,192 Nov 4, 2005 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,274 $699 Nov 4, 2005 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 3,351 $9,001 Oct 28, 2005 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,140 $9,001 Oct 28, 2005 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,095 $900 Oct 28, 2005 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 3,476 $14,532 Oct 21, 2005 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,079 $14,532 Oct 21, 2005 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 429 $1,817 Oct 21, 2005 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 3,438 $28,987 Oct 14, 2005 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 929 $28,987 Oct 14, 2005 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 195 $2,899 Oct 14, 2005 59
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 7,238 $4,485 Sep 9, 2005 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 3,015 $4,485 Sep 9, 2005 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 459 $4,485 Sep 9, 2005 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 7,945 $4,985 Sep 2, 2005 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 3,437 $4,985 Sep 2, 2005 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 684 $4,985 Sep 2, 2005 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 7,945 $12,920 Aug 26, 2005 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 3,252 $12,920 Aug 26, 2005 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 287 $12,920 Aug 26, 2005 10
Theater Average Limited Release 1,429 $12,920 Aug 26, 2005 10
Top 2005 Theater Average Limited Release 57 $12,920 Aug 26, 2005 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 9,620 $8,230 Aug 19, 2005 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 4,679 $8,230 Aug 19, 2005 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,816 $8,230 Aug 19, 2005 3
Never Wide Domestic 3,714 $204,956 Aug 19, 2005 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 7,221 $204,956 Aug 19, 2005 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 2,320 9 Aug 19, 2005 0

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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...

Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2005/08/19 79 $8,230   1 $8,230   $13,165 3
2005/08/26 77 $12,920 +57% 1 $12,920   $33,900 10
2005/09/02 87 $4,985 -61% 1 $4,985   $48,760 17
2005/09/09 100 $4,485 -10% 1 $4,485   $56,290 24
2005/10/14 57 $28,987   10 $2,899   $87,818 59
2005/10/21 75 $14,532 -50% 8 $1,817   $114,692 66
2005/10/28 84 $9,001 -38% 10 $900   $131,410 73
2005/11/04 95 $4,192 -53% 6 $699   $143,759 80
2005/11/11 114 $1,410 -66% 5 $282   $148,048 87
2005/11/18 113 $1,587 +13% 3 $529   $151,172 94
2005/11/25 102 $2,127 +34% 3 $709   $154,015 101
2005/12/02 71 $7,933 +273% 6 $1,322   $165,735 108
2005/12/09 95 $2,079 -74% 3 $693   $170,242 115
2005/12/16 106 $641 -69% 2 $321   $171,916 122
2006/01/13 72 $2,244   4 $561   $176,256 150
2006/02/03 100 $1,127   2 $564   $180,455 171
2006/02/10 60 $16,070 +1,326% 7 $2,296   $198,228 178
2006/02/17 91 $1,315 -92% 2 $658   $202,279 185

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 GrossDays
2005/08/19 71 $16,045   1 $16,045   $20,980 7
2005/08/26 69 $22,795 +42% 1 $22,795   $43,775 14
2005/09/02 82 $8,030 -65% 1 $8,030   $51,805 21
2005/09/09 97 $7,026 -13% 1 $7,026   $58,831 28
2005/10/14 57 $41,329   10 $4,133   $100,160 63
2005/10/21 75 $22,249 -46% 8 $2,781   $122,409 70
2005/10/28 80 $17,158 -23% 10 $1,716   $139,567 77
2005/11/04 92 $7,071 -59% 6 $1,179   $146,638 84
2005/11/11 104 $2,947 -58% 5 $589   $149,585 91
2005/11/18 109 $2,303 -22% 3 $768   $151,888 98
2005/11/25 89 $5,914 +157% 3 $1,971   $157,802 105
2005/12/02 68 $10,361 +75% 6 $1,727   $168,163 112
2005/12/09 89 $3,112 -70% 3 $1,037   $171,275 119
2006/02/03 91 $2,830   2 $1,415   $182,158 175
2006/02/10 61 $18,806 +565% 7 $2,687   $200,964 182

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