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The Fallen Idol (1949)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $198,324Details
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Synopsis

Phillipe, the young son of an ambassador in London, idolizes his only friend, the household butler Baines. When Baines’ wife dies, the police suspect Baines of foul play and Phillipe tries to protect the man.

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 10,201-10,300) 10,215 $198,324
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 14,101-14,200) 14,150 $198,324

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 15th, 1949 (Wide) by Rialto Pictures
February 10th, 2006 (Limited) by Rialto Pictures
May 27th, 2016 (Limited) by Rialto Pictures
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 95 minutes
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Keywords: Child Neglect, Infidelity, Doctors, Africa, Falsely Accused, London, England, Fugitive / On the Run, Prostitution
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: London Films
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Leading Cast

   Baines
   Julie

Supporting Cast

Sonia Dresdel    Mrs. Baines
Bobby Henrey    Phillipe
Denis O'Dea    Inspector Crowe
Jack Hawkins    Detective Ames
Walter Fitzgerald    Dr. Fenton
Dandy Nichols    Mrs. Patterson
Joan Young    Mrs. Barrow

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
William Templeton    Screenwriter
Lesley Storm    Screenwriter
Graham Greene    Screenwriter
Graham Greene    Story based on “The Basement Room” by
Carol Reed    Producer
Oswald Hafenrichter    Editor
William Alwyn    Composer
Georges Perinal    Director of Photography
Vincent Korda    Set Designer

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

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2006/02/10 73 $9,030   1 $9,030   $9,030 2,935
2006/02/17 70 $12,520 +39% 1 $12,520   $28,720 2,936
2006/02/24 103 $2,202 -82% 1 $2,202   $43,972 2,937
2006/03/03 117 $831 -62% 1 $831   $45,952 2,938
2006/03/10 117 $717 -14% 1 $717   $47,423 2,939
2006/03/17 89 $5,658 +689% 1 $5,658   $53,795 2,940
2006/03/24 94 $5,237 -7% 2 $2,619   $61,024 2,941
2006/04/07 85 $6,456   1 $6,456   $69,622 2,943
2006/04/14 129 $770 -88% 1 $770   $74,656 2,944
2006/04/28 102 $3,209   2 $1,605   $78,295 2,946
2006/05/19 97 $3,398   1 $3,398   $86,274 2,949
2006/05/26 86 $2,689 -21% 2 $1,345   $90,726 2,950
2006/06/02 90 $3,421 +27% 1 $3,421   $95,774 2,951
2006/06/09 102 $784 -77% 1 $784   $98,478 2,952
2006/06/16 94 $2,365 +202% 1 $2,365   $101,199 2,953
2006/06/23 109 $2,463 +4% 2 $1,232   $104,265 2,954
2006/06/30 90 $2,627 +7% 1 $2,627   $107,828 2,955
2006/07/07 83 $3,890 +48% 2 $1,945   $113,561 2,956
2006/07/14 104 $1,487 -62% 2 $744   $117,180 2,957
2006/07/21 116 $712 -52% 2 $356   $117,892 2,958
2006/08/04 105 $1,795   2 $898   $120,407 2,960
2006/08/11 99 $2,056 +15% 1 $2,056   $122,856 2,961
2006/08/25 91 $4,805   2 $2,403   $129,608 2,963
2006/10/13 101 $2,485   2 $1,243   $138,549 2,970
2006/10/20 109 $1,005 -60% 1 $1,005   $141,502 2,971
2016/05/27 48 $12,136   2 $6,068   $153,638 3,472
2016/06/03 53 $7,853 -35% 4 $1,963   $169,615 3,473
2016/06/10 56 $6,928 -12% 4 $1,732   $181,486 3,474
2016/06/17 75 $1,835 -74% 2 $918   $186,781 3,475
2016/06/24 85 $1,140 -38% 1 $1,140   $189,119 3,476
2016/07/08 84 $1,091   1 $1,091   $193,332 3,478
2016/07/15 98 $222 -80% 1 $222   $194,088 3,479
2016/07/22 93 $326 +47% 1 $326   $195,137 3,480
2016/09/16 106 $1,268   1 $1,268   $196,405 3,488
2016/10/14 116 $218   1 $218   $196,623 3,492
2016/11/18 104 $658   1 $658   $197,952 3,497

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/02/20 65 $4,205   1 $4,205   $32,925 20,552
2006/05/29 83 $722   2 $361   $91,448 20,650
2016/10/15 - $218   1 $218   $196,623 24,442
2016/10/17 - $389   1 $389   $197,012 24,444
2016/10/20 - $282   1 $282   $197,294 24,447

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2006/02/10 65 $16,200   1 $16,200   $16,200 2,936
2006/02/17 68 $25,570 +58% 1 $25,570   $41,770 2,937
2006/02/24 98 $3,351 -87% 1 $3,351   $45,121 2,938
2006/03/03 110 $1,585 -53% 1 $1,585   $46,706 2,939
2006/03/10 103 $1,431 -10% 1 $1,431   $48,137 2,940
2006/03/17 90 $7,650 +435% 1 $7,650   $55,787 2,941
2006/03/24 94 $7,379 -4% 2 $3,690   $63,166 2,942
2006/04/07 86 $10,720   1 $10,720   $73,886 2,944
2006/04/14 124 $1,200 -89% 1 $1,200   $75,086 2,945
2006/05/19 89 $5,161   1 $5,161   $88,037 2,950
2006/05/26 82 $4,316 -16% 2 $2,158   $92,353 2,951
2006/06/02 83 $5,341 +24% 1 $5,341   $97,694 2,952
2006/06/09 95 $1,140 -79% 1 $1,140   $98,834 2,953
2006/06/16 96 $2,968 +160% 1 $2,968   $101,802 2,954
2006/06/23 104 $3,399 +15% 2 $1,700   $105,201 2,955
2006/06/30 98 $4,893 +44% 1 $4,893   $110,094 2,956
2006/07/07 86 $5,599 +14% 2 $2,800   $115,693 2,957
2006/07/14 113 $1,487 -73% 2 $744   $117,180 2,958
2006/07/21 115 $1,432 -4% 2 $716   $118,612 2,959
2006/08/04 109 $2,188   2 $1,094   $120,800 2,961
2006/08/11 103 $4,003 +83% 1 $4,003   $124,803 2,962
2006/08/25 97 $6,031   2 $3,016   $130,834 2,964
2006/09/01 100 $5,720 -5% 1 $5,720   $136,554 2,965
2006/10/13 105 $3,943   2 $1,972   $140,497 2,971
2006/10/20 119 $1,005 -75% 1 $1,005   $141,502 2,972
2016/05/27 52 $20,260   2 $10,130   $161,762 3,473
2016/06/03 55 $12,796 -37% 4 $3,199   $174,558 3,474
2016/06/10 61 $10,388 -19% 4 $2,597   $184,946 3,475
2016/06/17 82 $3,033 -71% 2 $1,517   $187,979 3,476
2016/06/24 97 $1,874 -38% 1 $1,874   $189,853 3,477
2016/07/01 88 $2,388 +27% 1 $2,388   $192,241 3,478
2016/07/08 92 $1,625 -32% 1 $1,625   $193,866 3,479
2016/07/15 98 $945 -42% 1 $945   $194,811 3,480
2016/07/22 112 $326 -66% 1 $326   $195,137 3,481
2016/07/29 112 $255 -22% 1 $255   $195,392 3,482
2016/10/14 117 $889   1 $889   $197,294 3,493
2016/11/18 116 $1,030   1 $1,030   $198,324 3,498

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