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Water (2006)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $5,529,144Details
International Box Office $5,793,429
Worldwide Box Office $11,322,573
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$3,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 28th, 2006 (Limited) by Fox Searchlight
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for mature thematic material involving sexual situations, and for brief drug use
Franchise: Fire Earth Water
Comparisons: vs. Girl Rising
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Keywords: Foreign Language, Cross-Class Romance
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: Canada,
India

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,448 $1,748 Sep 1, 2006 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,296 $7,314 Aug 25, 2006 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,330 $14,560 Aug 18, 2006 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,548 $15,606 Aug 11, 2006 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,787 $15,149 Aug 4, 2006 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,784 $28,565 Jul 28, 2006 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,684 $54,094 Jul 21, 2006 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,861 $61,540 Jul 14, 2006 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,937 $80,577 Jul 7, 2006 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,181 $85,882 Jun 30, 2006 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,077 $133,357 Jun 23, 2006 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,436 $134,247 Jun 16, 2006 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,561 $190,282 Jun 9, 2006 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,911 $248,750 Jun 2, 2006 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,338 $306,517 May 26, 2006 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,126 $256,317 May 19, 2006 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,598 $267,731 May 12, 2006 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,242 $174,727 May 5, 2006 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,758 $56,280 Apr 28, 2006 3

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Mychael Danna

Award Season - Oscar Nods Offer Little Surprises - Correction

January 23rd, 2007

The Oscar nominations were handed out today and for the most part they've followed the script written by previous awards committees fairly closely. More...

DVD Releases for August 29, 2006

August 28th, 2006

A busy week with nearly 50 films making the list. Of those, there are more than half-a-dozen that are easily worth picking up and with several being contenders for DVD Pick of the Week. I was able to narrow it down to two, Arrested Development - Season 3 - Buy from Amazon and The Tick Vs. Season One - Buy from Amazon, with a couple of honorable mentions, Duck Season - Buy from Amazon and Friends with Money - Buy from Amazon. More...

New Releases Fail to Strike it Rich

July 25th, 2006

There were no new releases to top $10,000 on the per theatre charts this week, but two holdovers were able to accomplish that feat. Gabrielle added one more theatre over the weekend but saw its average slip less than 17% to $12,781. Meanwhile, Changing Times quadrupled its theatre count while seeing its average fall to $10,622. More...

The Truths about Cars and Averages

June 13th, 2006

Cars not only won the overall box office title, but was one of only two films to top $10,000 on the per theatre charts this weekend earning $15,086. The other film was last week's winner, An Inconvenient Truth, which managed an average of $12,334 in 122 theatres during its third weekend of release. More...

How Convenient

May 31st, 2006

During a weekend where records were set at the top of the box office, it was a documentary that won the race on the Per Theatre Charts. An Inconvenient Truth set a record for highest per theatre average for a documentary with more than $280,000 in 4 theatres for an average of $70,333; also, since its debut last Wednesday the film has earned nearly $500,000. Second place when to the aforementioned chart-topping X-Men: The Last Stand, which earned a very impressive average of $27,846 in 3,690 theatres. The final film to top $10,000 was Fanaa, which just missed the top ten on the overal charts with $753,067 in 72 theatres for an average of $10,459. This is much better than expected, but as a niche market film, it is unlikely to have strong legs. More...

Army of Newcomers on the Per Theatre Charts

May 2nd, 2006

There were three films in the $10,000 club, and all of them were new releases led by Army of Shadows with $12,620 in its lone theatre. In second place was the Canadian / India co-production, Water, which earned $56,000 in five theatres for an average of $11,256. The final film was The Lost City with and average of $10,642 in 18 theatres. More...

Movie Website Updates for April 21 - April 28

April 28th, 2006

The first of the new Friday edition Weekly Website Review column is here, but not without a hitch. We had a bit of a power outage early in the day so I did what any modern man would do when faced with the prospects of going without the Internet for an undetermined amount of time, I took a nap. Fortunately, I was mostly done before the power went out so there was no real affect on this week's list, but I am starting to this that this column is cursed. As for the list, its pretty average with the best of the bunch being A Scanner Darkly - Official Site. More...

Limited Releases - Back with a Vengeance

April 27th, 2006

It's a very busy week for limited releases. While there are many films on this week's list, and several of them are earning glowing reviews, there's not much here that looks likely to breakout and earn some mainstream success. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/04/28 41 $56,280   5 $11,256   $56,280 3
2006/05/05 24 $174,727 +210% 36 $4,854   $256,790 10
2006/05/12 24 $267,731 +53% 62 $4,318   $604,325 17
2006/05/19 25 $256,317 -4% 84 $3,051   $965,995 24
2006/05/26 21 $306,517 +20% 91 $3,368   $1,378,596 31
2006/06/02 21 $248,750 -19% 91 $2,734   $1,802,447 38
2006/06/09 26 $190,282 -24% 85 $2,239   $2,103,807 45
2006/06/16 24 $134,247 -29% 75 $1,790   $2,326,288 52
2006/06/23 25 $133,357 -1% 71 $1,878   $2,536,678 59
2006/06/30 29 $85,882 -36% 62 $1,385   $2,694,055 66
2006/07/07 30 $80,577 -6% 60 $1,343   $2,849,976 73
2006/07/14 36 $61,540 -24% 43 $1,431   $2,964,790 80
2006/07/21 39 $54,094 -12% 42 $1,288   $3,049,535 87
2006/07/28 48 $28,565 -47% 31 $921   $3,113,922 94
2006/08/04 66 $15,149 -47% 20 $757   $3,149,582 101
2006/08/11 66 $15,606 +3% 21 $743   $3,176,218 108
2006/08/18 70 $14,560 -7% 21 $693   $3,201,967 115
2006/08/25 83 $7,314 -50% 9 $813   $3,216,985 122
2006/09/01 91 $1,748 -76% 3 $583   $3,222,292 129

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/05/08 - $18,542   36 $515   $275,332 11
2006/05/09 - $18,942 +2% 36 $526   $294,274 12
2006/05/10 - $20,197 +7% 36 $561   $314,471 13
2006/05/11 - $22,123 +10% 36 $615   $336,594 14
2006/05/12 - $68,443 +209% 62 $1,104   $405,037 15
2006/05/13 - $119,103 +74% 62 $1,921   $524,140 16
2006/05/14 - $80,185 -33% 62 $1,293   $604,325 17
2006/05/15 - $23,448 -71% 62 $378   $627,773 18
2006/05/16 - $28,140 +20% 62 $454   $655,913 19
2006/05/17 - $27,983 -1% 62 $451   $683,896 20
2006/05/18 - $25,782 -8% 62 $416   $709,678 21
2006/05/19 - $68,681 +166% 84 $818   $778,359 22
2006/05/20 - $115,365 +68% 84 $1,373   $893,724 23
2006/05/21 - $72,271 -37% 84 $860   $965,995 24
2006/05/22 - $23,136 -68% 84 $275   $989,131 25
2006/05/23 - $25,011 +8% 84 $298   $1,014,142 26
2006/05/24 - $27,876 +11% 84 $332   $1,042,018 27
2006/05/25 - $30,061 +8% 84 $358   $1,072,079 28
2006/05/26 - $80,746 +169% 84 $961   $1,152,825 29
2006/05/27 - $124,167 +54% 84 $1,478   $1,276,992 30
2006/05/28 - $101,604 -18% 84 $1,210   $1,378,596 31
2006/05/29 19 $89,226 -12% 84 $1,062   $1,467,822 32
2006/05/30 - $24,935 -72% 84 $297   $1,492,757 33
2006/05/31 - $29,536 +18% 84 $352   $1,522,293 34
2006/06/01 - $31,404 +6% 84 $374   $1,553,697 35
2006/06/02 - $61,323 +95% 91 $674   $1,615,020 36
2006/06/03 - $112,965 +84% 91 $1,241   $1,727,985 37
2006/06/04 - $74,462 -34% 91 $818   $1,802,447 38
2006/06/05 - $24,850 -67% 91 $273   $1,827,297 39
2006/06/06 - $26,988 +9% 89 $303   $1,854,285 40
2006/06/07 - $29,520 +9% 89 $332   $1,883,805 41
2006/06/08 - $29,720 +1% 89 $334   $1,913,525 42
2006/06/09 - $51,794 +74% 85 $609   $1,965,319 43
2006/06/10 - $86,359 +67% 85 $1,016   $2,051,678 44
2006/06/11 - $52,129 -40% 85 $613   $2,103,807 45
2006/06/12 - $20,595 -60% 85 $242   $2,124,402 46
2006/06/13 - $21,485 +4% 85 $253   $2,145,887 47
2006/06/14 - $23,309 +8% 85 $274   $2,169,196 48
2006/06/15 - $22,845 -2% 85 $269   $2,192,041 49
2006/06/16 - $34,314 +50% 75 $458   $2,226,355 50
2006/06/17 - $60,057 +75% 75 $801   $2,286,412 51
2006/06/18 - $39,876 -34% 75 $532   $2,326,288 52
2006/06/19 - $17,586 -56% 75 $234   $2,343,874 53
2006/06/20 - $19,515 +11% 75 $260   $2,363,389 54
2006/06/21 - $18,614 -5% 75 $248   $2,382,003 55
2006/06/22 - $21,318 +15% 75 $284   $2,403,321 56
2006/06/23 - $30,897 +45% 71 $435   $2,434,218 57
2006/06/24 - $57,443 +86% 71 $809   $2,491,661 58
2006/06/25 - $45,017 -22% 71 $634   $2,536,678 59
2006/06/26 - $18,036 -60% 71 $254   $2,554,714 60
2006/06/27 - $18,172 +1% 71 $256   $2,572,886 61
2006/06/28 - $17,691 -3% 71 $249   $2,590,577 62
2006/06/29 - $17,596 -1% 71 $248   $2,608,173 63
2006/06/30 - $19,943 +13% 62 $322   $2,628,116 64
2006/07/01 - $31,540 +58% 62 $509   $2,659,656 65
2006/07/02 - $34,399 +9% 62 $555   $2,694,055 66
2006/07/03 - $25,693 -25% 62 $414   $2,719,748 67
2006/07/04 - $24,839 -3% 62 $401   $2,744,587 68
2006/07/05 - $12,620 -49% 62 $204   $2,757,207 69
2006/07/06 - $12,192 -3% 62 $197   $2,769,399 70
2006/07/07 - $19,871 +63% 62 $321   $2,789,270 71
2006/07/08 - $37,183 +87% 62 $600   $2,826,453 72
2006/07/09 - $23,523 -37% 60 $392   $2,849,976 73
2006/07/10 - $13,168 -44% 60 $219   $2,863,144 74
2006/07/11 - $13,200 n/c 60 $220   $2,876,344 75
2006/07/12 - $12,288 -7% 60 $205   $2,888,632 76
2006/07/13 - $14,618 +19% 60 $244   $2,903,250 77
2006/07/14 - $13,469 -8% 43 $313   $2,916,719 78
2006/07/15 - $27,712 +106% 43 $644   $2,944,431 79
2006/07/16 - $20,359 -27% 43 $473   $2,964,790 80
2006/07/17 - $6,482 -68% 43 $151   $2,971,272 81
2006/07/18 - $8,039 +24% 43 $187   $2,979,311 82
2006/07/19 - $7,741 -4% 43 $180   $2,987,052 83
2006/07/20 - $8,389 +8% 43 $195   $2,995,441 84
2006/07/21 - $9,907 +18% 43 $230   $3,005,348 85
2006/07/22 - $22,933 +131% 43 $533   $3,028,281 86
2006/07/23 - $21,254 -7% 43 $494   $3,049,535 87
2006/07/24 - $9,039 -57% 43 $210   $3,058,574 88
2006/07/25 - $8,547 -5% 43 $199   $3,067,121 89
2006/07/26 - $9,176 +7% 43 $213   $3,076,297 90
2006/07/27 - $9,060 -1% 43 $211   $3,085,357 91
2006/07/28 - $7,771 -14% 43 $181   $3,093,128 92
2006/07/29 - $11,527 +48% 43 $268   $3,104,655 93
2006/07/30 - $9,267 -20% 43 $216   $3,113,922 94
2006/07/31 - $4,515 -51% 43 $105   $3,118,437 95
2006/08/01 - $5,184 +15% 43 $121   $3,123,621 96
2006/08/02 - $5,285 +2% 43 $123   $3,128,906 97
2006/08/03 - $5,527 +5% 43 $129   $3,134,433 98
2006/08/04 - $3,560 -36% 20 $178   $3,137,993 99
2006/08/05 - $6,648 +87% 20 $332   $3,144,641 100
2006/08/06 - $4,941 -26% 20 $247   $3,149,582 101
2006/08/07 - $2,608 -47% 20 $130   $3,152,190 102
2006/08/08 - $3,178 +22% 20 $159   $3,155,368 103
2006/08/09 - $2,590 -19% 20 $130   $3,157,958 104
2006/08/10 - $2,654 +2% 20 $133   $3,160,612 105
2006/08/11 - $5,202 +96% 21 $248   $3,165,814 106
2006/08/12 - $5,491 +6% 21 $261   $3,171,305 107
2006/08/13 - $4,913 -11% 21 $234   $3,176,218 108
2006/08/14 - $2,437 -50% 21 $116   $3,178,655 109
2006/08/15 - $3,154 +29% 21 $150   $3,181,809 110
2006/08/16 - $2,932 -7% 21 $140   $3,184,741 111
2006/08/17 - $2,666 -9% 21 $127   $3,187,407 112
2006/08/18 - $2,591 -3% 21 $123   $3,189,998 113
2006/08/19 - $6,756 +161% 21 $322   $3,196,754 114
2006/08/20 - $5,213 -23% 21 $248   $3,201,967 115
2006/08/21 - $1,757 -66% 21 $84   $3,203,724 116
2006/08/22 - $2,498 +42% 21 $119   $3,206,222 117
2006/08/23 - $1,660 -34% 21 $79   $3,207,882 118
2006/08/24 - $1,789 +8% 21 $85   $3,209,671 119
2006/09/04 88 $565   3 $188   $3,222,857 130

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/04/28 40 $82,063   5 $16,413   $82,063 7
2006/05/05 25 $254,531 +210% 36 $7,070   $336,594 14
2006/05/12 25 $373,084 +47% 62 $6,017   $709,678 21
2006/05/19 25 $362,401 -3% 84 $4,314   $1,072,079 28
2006/05/26 22 $481,618 +33% 91 $5,293   $1,553,697 35
2006/06/02 23 $359,828 -25% 91 $3,954   $1,913,525 42
2006/06/09 26 $278,516 -23% 85 $3,277   $2,192,041 49
2006/06/16 25 $211,280 -24% 75 $2,817   $2,403,321 56
2006/06/23 29 $204,852 -3% 71 $2,885   $2,608,173 63
2006/06/30 30 $161,226 -21% 62 $2,600   $2,769,399 70
2006/07/07 31 $133,851 -17% 60 $2,231   $2,903,250 77
2006/07/14 37 $92,191 -31% 43 $2,144   $2,995,441 84
2006/07/21 40 $89,916 -2% 42 $2,141   $3,085,357 91
2006/07/28 50 $49,076 -45% 31 $1,583   $3,134,433 98
2006/08/04 64 $26,179 -47% 20 $1,309   $3,160,612 105
2006/08/11 68 $26,795 +2% 21 $1,276   $3,187,407 112
2006/08/18 72 $22,264 -17% 21 $1,060   $3,209,671 119
2006/08/25 81 $10,873 -51% 9 $1,208   $3,220,544 126
2006/09/01 105 $3,880 -64% 3 $1,293   $5,474,753 133
2006/09/08 89 $7,482 +93% 7 $1,069   $5,482,235 140
2006/09/15 92 $10,848 +45% 12 $904   $5,493,083 147
2006/09/22 95 $11,359 +5% 10 $1,136   $5,504,442 154
2006/09/29 90 $9,622 -15% 6 $1,604   $5,514,064 161
2006/10/06 74 $13,778 +43% 8 $1,722   $5,527,842 168
2006/10/13 121 $1,302 -91% 6 $217   $5,529,144 175

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