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The World Unseen (2008)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $17,808Details
International Box Office $15,950
Worldwide Box Office $33,758
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Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
24% - Rotten
68% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 7th, 2008 (Limited) by Regent Releasing
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for mature thematic material involving sexuality, and violence
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: South Africa

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,497 $1,812 Nov 21, 2008 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,470 $2,364 Nov 14, 2008 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,407 $9,031 Nov 7, 2008 3


Parvin Dabas    Omar
Nandana Sen    Rehmat
David Dennis    Jacob
Grethe Fox    Madeleine Smith
Colin Moss    De Witt
Roderick Priestley    Stewart
Natalie Becker    Farah
Rajesh Gopie    Sadru
Amber Rose Revah    Begum
Bernard White    Mr. Harjan
Avantika Akerkar    Mrs. Harjan
Leonie Casanova    Doris
Ethan Sarif-Kattan    Sam
Keziah Robinson    Yasmin
Usha Khan    Grandmother
Scott Cooper    James
Sibusiso Menziwa    Robert
Luca Sarif-Kattan    Sadru's Son
Saadia Saban    Sadru's Daughter
Sivuyile Ngesi    John
Muktaar Pathan    Young Ali

DVD Releases for July 14th, 2009

July 13th, 2009

It's that time of year when TV on DVD releases dominate the list of top-notch releases That's not to say there are no first run releases, but none of them are worth anything more than a rental. As for contenders for DVD Pick of the Week, there are three: Mad Men - Season Two on DVD or Blu-ray, Leverage - Season 1 on DVD, and The State - The Complete Series on DVD. Mad Men - Season Two is the best, and the Blu-ray is the better deal, but they are all worthy of the DVD Pick of the Week. More...

No Escape from Per Theater Chart

November 11th, 2008

This week the leader on the per theater chart was also the leader of the overall box office chart as Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa opened with a very impressive average of $15,559 in more than 4,000 theaters. Second place went to The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, which opened with $250,000 in 17 theaters for an average of $14,887, suggesting at least some potential to expand. The Alphabet Killer was a surprise entry in the $10,000 club, as it earned $11,000 in its lone theater in Rochester, New York. Likewise, JCVD made an impressive debut with just over $20,000 in 2 theaters for an average of $10,060. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/11/07 80 $9,031   3 $3,010   $9,031 3
2008/11/14 100 $2,364 -74% 3 $788   $13,795 10
2008/11/21 90 $1,812 -23% 3 $604   $16,832 17

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/11/07 82 $11,431   3 $3,810   $11,431 7
2008/11/14 92 $3,589 -69% 3 $1,196   $15,020 14
2008/11/21 94 $2,788 -22% 3 $929   $17,808 21

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