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Black Sea (2015)

Black Sea poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,171,559Details
International Box Office $383,774Details
Worldwide Box Office $1,555,333
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $788,488 Details
Est. Domestic Blu-ray Sales $564,841 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $1,353,329
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer

Synopsis

Black Sea centers on a rogue submarine captain who pulls together a misfit crew to go after a sunken treasure rumored to be lost in the depths of the Black Sea. As greed and desperation take control onboard their claustrophobic vessel, the increasing uncertainty of the mission causes the men to turn on each other to fight for their own survival.

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 23rd, 2015 (Limited) by Focus Features
International Releases: April 9th, 2015 (Wide) (Australia)
July 17th, 2015 (Wide) (South Africa)
Video Release: May 5th, 2015 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for language throughout, some graphic images and violence.
(Rating bulletin 2346, 10/29/2014)
Running Time: 114 minutes
Comparisons: vs. Faith of Our Fathers
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Keywords: Underwater, Treasure Hunters, World War II, Nazi Treasure
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Cowboy Films
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast

   Robinson

Supporting Cast

Scoot McNairy    Daniels
Ben Mendelsohn    Fraser
David Threlfall    Peters
Konstantin Khabensky    Blackie
Sergey Puskepalis    Zaytsev
Michael Smiley    Reynolds
Grigory Dobrygin    Morozov
Sergey Veksler    Baba
Sergey Kolesnikov    Levchenko
Bobby Schofield    Tobin
Jodie Whittaker    Chrissy
Karl Davies    Liam
Llewella Gideon    Job Centre Worker
Gus Barry    Martin (aged 12)
Daniel Ryan    Kurston
Tobias Menzias    Lewis
Branwell Donaghey    Gittens
Yuri Klimov    Ukranian Admiral
Zaak Conway    Martin (aged 4)

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Dennis Kelly    Screenwriter
Charles Steel    Producer
Kevin McDonald    Producer
Tessa Ross    Executive Producer
Teresa Moneo    Executive Producer
Merve Harzadin    Executive Producer
Jim Cochrane    Executive Producer
Christopher Ross    Director of Photography
Nick Palmer    Production Designer
Justine Wright    Editor
Natalie Ward    Costume Designer
Ilan Eshkeri    Composer
Nina Gold    Composer
Jane Robertson    Co-Producer
Alasdair Flind    Co-Producer
Matthew Penry-Davey    Assistant Director
Harriet Storey    Art Director
Sophie Phillips    Set Decorator
Rory Herbert    Script Supervisor
Louise Seymour    Post-Production Supervisor
Rashad Omar    Sound Mixer
Mark Sutherland    Costume Supervisor
Ed Smith    Special Effects Supervisor
Laura de Selincourt    Special Effects Coordinator
Tim Caplan    Visual Effects Producer
Simon Hughes    Visual Effects Supervisor
Glenn Freemantle    Supervising Sound Editor
Glenn Freemantle    Sound Designer
Eilam Hoffman    Sound Effects Editor
Danny Freemantle    Sound Effects Editor
Dillon Bennett    Sound Effects Editor
Gillian Dodders    Dialogue Editor
Ian Tapp    Re-recording Mixer
Niv Adiri    Re-recording Mixer
Saul Metzstein    Second Unit Director

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

DVD Sales: Fifty Overshadows the rest of the DVDs

May 30th, 2015

There were six new releases to reach the top 30 of the DVD sales chart this week. We also have a new number one DVD, 50 Shades of Grey, which opened with 573,000 units / $8.59 million for the week. More...

Blu-ray Sales: 50 Shades on Blu

May 30th, 2015

There were only four new releases on this week's Blu-ray sales chart, but three of them reached the top five. This includes a new number one Blu-ray, 50 Shades of Grey, which sold 852,000 units and generated $16.74 million in sales. This represents 73% of total Blu-rays sold this week, while the film's opening week Blu-ray share was just under 60%. This is a shockingly high opening week Blu-ray share, especially given the target demographic. More...

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for May 5th, 2015

May 6th, 2015

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While summer is the worst time of year for the home market, there are actually two big first-run releases coming out this week, plus a handful of TV on DVD releases that are worth checking out. The biggest release is 50 Shades of Grey, but while it made more than $500 million worldwide, its reviews are just bad. On the other hand, Selma, the second biggest new release of the week, is clearly the best new release of the week and the DVD or Blu-ray Combo Pack is the Pick of the Week. More...

Per Theater Chart: Sniper Stuck at the Top

January 27th, 2015

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For the fifth week in a row, American Sniper led the way on the per theater chart, this week earning an average of $17,444. The only other film in the $10,000 club was Still Alice with an average of $10,816 in 38 theaters. More...

Limited Release: Don't Want to Start in the Red

January 23rd, 2015

Red Army poster

It is not a great week for limited releases, as there are many films opening with mixed reviews and opening on Video on Demand as well as in theaters. That doesn't mean there aren't some films that could be hits. Mommy's reviews suggest it could land near the top of the per theater chart. Meanwhile, Red Army is still rocking 100% positive reviews, but it is a documentary. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/01/23 48 $37,675   5 $7,535   $37,675 1
2015/01/30 24 $456,872 +1,113% 313 $1,460   $508,797 2
2015/02/06 29 $257,249 -44% 353 $729   $1,007,688 3
2015/02/13 57 $31,635 -88% 92 $344   $1,146,802 4
2015/02/20 68 $4,883 -85% 10 $488   $1,169,381 5

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2015/01/23 - $11,976   5 $2,395   $11,976 1
2015/01/24 - $14,416 +20% 5 $2,883   $26,392 2
2015/01/25 - $11,283 -22% 5 $2,257   $37,675 3
2015/01/26 - $2,244 -80% 5 $449   $39,919 4
2015/01/27 - $4,464 +99% 5 $893   $44,383 5
2015/01/28 - $3,528 -21% 5 $706   $47,911 6
2015/01/29 - $4,014 +14% 5 $803   $51,925 7
2015/01/30 - $162,700 +3,953% 313 $520   $214,625 8
2015/01/31 - $216,538 +33% 313 $692   $431,163 9
2015/02/01 - $77,634 -64% 313 $248   $508,797 10
2015/02/02 - $59,846 -23% 313 $191   $568,643 11
2015/02/03 - $69,359 +16% 313 $222   $638,002 12
2015/02/04 - $57,408 -17% 313 $183   $695,410 13
2015/02/05 - $55,029 -4% 313 $176   $750,439 14
2015/02/06 - $75,491 +37% 353 $214   $825,930 15
2015/02/07 - $111,366 +48% 353 $315   $937,296 16
2015/02/08 - $70,392 -37% 353 $199   $1,007,688 17
2015/02/09 - $28,528 -59% 353 $81   $1,036,216 18
2015/02/10 - $31,646 +11% 353 $90   $1,067,862 19
2015/02/11 - $25,950 -18% 353 $74   $1,093,812 20
2015/02/12 - $21,355 -18% 353 $60   $1,115,167 21
2015/02/13 - $6,640 -69% 92 $72   $1,121,807 22
2015/02/14 - $14,738 +122% 92 $160   $1,136,545 23
2015/02/15 - $10,257 -30% 92 $111   $1,146,802 24
2015/02/16 - $6,098 -41% 92 $66   $1,152,900 25
2015/02/17 - $4,008 -34% 92 $44   $1,156,908 26
2015/02/18 - $4,054 +1% 92 $44   $1,160,962 27
2015/02/19 - $3,536 -13% 92 $38   $1,164,498 28
2015/02/20 - $1,357 -62% 10 $136   $1,165,855 29
2015/02/21 - $2,230 +64% 10 $223   $1,168,085 30
2015/02/22 - $1,296 -42% 10 $130   $1,169,381 31
2015/02/23 - $662 -49% 10 $66   $1,170,043 32
2015/02/24 - $617 -7% 10 $62   $1,170,660 33
2015/02/25 - $533 -14% 10 $53   $1,171,193 34
2015/02/26 - $366 -31% 10 $37   $1,171,559 35

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/01/23 47 $51,925   5 $10,385   $51,925 1
2015/01/30 25 $698,514 +1,245% 313 $2,232   $750,439 2
2015/02/06 29 $364,728 -48% 353 $1,033   $1,115,167 3
2015/02/13 57 $49,331 -86% 92 $536   $1,164,498 4
2015/02/20 75 $7,061 -86% 10 $706   $1,171,559 5

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Australia 4/9/2015 $29,327 18 18 50 $78,560 5/26/2015
South Africa 7/17/2015 $19,453 27 27 27 $19,453 7/21/2015
 
Rest of World $285,761
 
International Total$383,774 7/21/2015

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
5/10/20151517,702 17,702$273,142$273,1421

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
5/10/20151310,548 10,548$221,401$221,4011

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