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Up the Yangtze (2008)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $783,969Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
96% - Certified Fresh
Audience
83% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 8,045 $783,969
All Time Worldwide Box Office 10,415 $783,969
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,718 $783,969

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 25th, 2008 (Exclusive) by Zeitgeist
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
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Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Countries: Canada

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 527 $626 Oct 24, 2008 185
Biggest 27th Weekend Limited Release 312 $626 Oct 24, 2008 185
Theater Average 27th Weekend Limited Release 236 $626 Oct 24, 2008 185
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 674 $167 Oct 17, 2008 178
Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release 406 $167 Oct 17, 2008 178
Theater Average 26th Weekend Limited Release 401 $167 Oct 17, 2008 178
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 753 $231 Oct 10, 2008 171
Biggest 25th Weekend Limited Release 451 $231 Oct 10, 2008 171
Theater Average 25th Weekend Limited Release 438 $231 Oct 10, 2008 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 675 $1,766 Oct 3, 2008 164
Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release 352 $1,766 Oct 3, 2008 164
Theater Average 24th Weekend Limited Release 349 $589 Oct 3, 2008 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 614 $4,872 Sep 26, 2008 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 250 $4,872 Sep 26, 2008 157
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 85 $1,624 Sep 26, 2008 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 685 $6,229 Sep 19, 2008 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 275 $6,229 Sep 19, 2008 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 392 $692 Sep 19, 2008 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 771 $7,744 Sep 12, 2008 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 290 $7,744 Sep 12, 2008 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 197 $1,291 Sep 12, 2008 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 747 $17,058 Sep 5, 2008 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 237 $17,058 Sep 5, 2008 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 142 $1,706 Sep 5, 2008 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 1,023 $9,954 Aug 29, 2008 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 346 $9,954 Aug 29, 2008 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 260 $1,244 Aug 29, 2008 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,147 $13,260 Aug 22, 2008 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 355 $13,260 Aug 22, 2008 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 324 $1,205 Aug 22, 2008 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,306 $15,735 Aug 15, 2008 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 381 $15,735 Aug 15, 2008 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 457 $1,049 Aug 15, 2008 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,496 $18,075 Aug 8, 2008 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 413 $18,075 Aug 8, 2008 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 636 $904 Aug 8, 2008 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,547 $28,283 Aug 1, 2008 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 385 $28,283 Aug 1, 2008 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 223 $1,768 Aug 1, 2008 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 1,725 $33,139 Jul 25, 2008 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 411 $33,139 Jul 25, 2008 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 203 $1,949 Jul 25, 2008 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,936 $35,299 Jul 18, 2008 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 472 $35,299 Jul 18, 2008 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 221 $1,961 Jul 18, 2008 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 2,008 $49,590 Jul 11, 2008 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 455 $49,590 Jul 11, 2008 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 96 $2,917 Jul 11, 2008 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,333 $47,293 Jul 4, 2008 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 543 $47,293 Jul 4, 2008 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 90 $3,153 Jul 4, 2008 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 2,855 $38,220 Jun 27, 2008 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 712 $38,220 Jun 27, 2008 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 218 $2,548 Jun 27, 2008 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 3,326 $33,929 Jun 20, 2008 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 868 $33,929 Jun 20, 2008 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 252 $2,610 Jun 20, 2008 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,741 $34,262 Jun 13, 2008 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,015 $34,262 Jun 13, 2008 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 144 $3,807 Jun 13, 2008 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 4,829 $15,080 Jun 6, 2008 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,562 $15,080 Jun 6, 2008 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,137 $1,508 Jun 6, 2008 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 5,739 $8,122 May 30, 2008 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 2,095 $8,122 May 30, 2008 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 886 $2,031 May 30, 2008 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 5,730 $18,015 May 23, 2008 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,900 $18,015 May 23, 2008 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 651 $3,003 May 23, 2008 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 6,156 $21,952 May 16, 2008 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,050 $21,952 May 16, 2008 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 699 $3,659 May 16, 2008 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 7,651 $7,301 May 9, 2008 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 3,175 $7,301 May 9, 2008 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,142 $3,651 May 9, 2008 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 7,882 $13,676 May 2, 2008 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 3,192 $13,676 May 2, 2008 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 920 $6,838 May 2, 2008 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 8,585 $15,851 Apr 25, 2008 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 3,676 $15,851 Apr 25, 2008 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 676 $15,851 Apr 25, 2008 3
Theater Average Limited Release 975 $15,851 Apr 25, 2008 3
Top 2008 Theater Average Limited Release 50 $15,851 Apr 25, 2008 3
Never Wide Domestic 2,154 $783,969 Apr 25, 2008 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 5,671 $783,969 Apr 25, 2008 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,768 19 Apr 25, 2008 0

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April 29th, 2008

The Canadian documentary, Up the Yangtze, led the way on the per theater chart this week scoring $15,851 in its lone theater. Holly was just a tiny percent behind with $15,687, also in one theater. The final resident of the $10,000 club was Roman de Gare, which earned an average of $12,742 in two theaters. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/04/25 76 $15,851   1 $15,851   $15,851 3
2008/05/02 75 $13,676 -14% 2 $6,838   $36,649 10
2008/05/09 81 $7,301 -47% 2 $3,651   $51,775 17
2008/05/16 62 $21,952 +201% 6 $3,659   $80,159 24
2008/05/23 62 $18,015 -18% 6 $3,003   $107,967 31
2008/05/30 76 $8,122 -55% 4 $2,031   $125,091 38
2008/06/06 64 $15,080 +86% 10 $1,508   $145,825 45
2008/06/13 42 $34,262 +127% 9 $3,807   $190,664 52
2008/06/20 43 $33,929 -1% 13 $2,610   $242,690 59
2008/06/27 40 $38,220 +13% 15 $2,548   $305,745 66
2008/07/04 42 $47,293 +24% 15 $3,153   $375,359 73
2008/07/11 42 $49,590 +5% 17 $2,917   $446,599 80
2008/07/18 48 $35,299 -29% 18 $1,961   $504,247 87
2008/07/25 46 $33,139 -6% 17 $1,949   $557,791 94
2008/08/01 52 $28,283 -15% 16 $1,768   $605,037 101
2008/08/08 63 $18,075 -36% 20 $904   $647,036 108
2008/08/15 67 $15,735 -13% 15 $1,049   $676,010 115
2008/08/22 75 $13,260 -16% 11 $1,205   $700,934 122
2008/08/29 77 $9,954 -25% 8 $1,244   $718,011 129
2008/09/05 72 $17,058 +71% 10 $1,706   $745,258 136
2008/09/12 87 $7,744 -55% 6 $1,291   $759,187 143
2008/09/19 93 $6,229 -20% 9 $692   $767,238 150
2008/09/26 89 $4,872 -22% 3 $1,624   $774,710 157
2008/10/03 111 $1,766 -64% 3 $589   $779,061 164
2008/10/10 133 $231 -87% 1 $231   $781,283 171
2008/10/17 128 $167 -28% 1 $167   $782,072 178
2008/10/24 122 $626 +275% 1 $626   $783,416 185

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/05/26 59 $4,534   6 $756   $112,501 32
2008/09/01 68 $2,996   8 $375   $721,007 130
2008/10/13 - $191   1 $191   $781,474 172

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/04/25 77 $22,973   1 $22,973   $22,973 7
2008/05/02 74 $21,501 -6% 2 $10,751   $44,474 14
2008/05/09 78 $13,733 -36% 2 $6,867   $58,207 21
2008/05/16 61 $31,745 +131% 6 $5,291   $89,952 28
2008/05/23 61 $27,017 -15% 6 $4,503   $116,969 35
2008/05/30 71 $13,776 -49% 4 $3,444   $130,745 42
2008/06/06 63 $25,657 +86% 10 $2,566   $156,402 49
2008/06/13 42 $52,359 +104% 9 $5,818   $208,761 56
2008/06/20 42 $58,764 +12% 13 $4,520   $267,525 63
2008/06/27 46 $60,541 +3% 15 $4,036   $328,066 70
2008/07/04 44 $68,943 +14% 15 $4,596   $397,009 77
2008/07/11 45 $71,939 +4% 17 $4,232   $468,948 84
2008/07/18 49 $55,704 -23% 18 $3,095   $524,652 91
2008/07/25 49 $52,102 -6% 17 $3,065   $576,754 98
2008/08/01 51 $52,207 n/c 16 $3,263   $628,961 105
2008/08/08 61 $31,314 -40% 20 $1,566   $660,275 112
2008/08/15 69 $27,399 -13% 15 $1,827   $687,674 119
2008/08/22 75 $20,383 -26% 11 $1,853   $708,057 126
2008/08/29 76 $19,290 -5% 11 $1,754   $728,784 133
2008/09/05 75 $22,659 +17% 13 $1,743   $751,443 140
2008/09/12 89 $9,566 -58% 7 $1,367   $761,009 147
2008/09/19 93 $8,829 -8% 9 $981   $769,838 154
2008/09/26 89 $7,457 -16% 5 $1,491   $777,295 161
2008/10/03 105 $4,057 -46% 2 $2,029   $781,052 168
2008/10/10 135 $679 -83% 1 $679   $781,905 175
2008/10/17 123 $429 -37% 1 $429   $782,790 182
2008/10/24 120 $1,179 +175% 1 $1,179   $783,969 189

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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