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Portugal Box Office for O Vendedor (2016)

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Theatrical Performance (US$)
Portugal Box Office $28,703Details
Worldwide Box Office $4,712,617Details
Home Market Performance
North America DVD Sales $117,594 Details
North America Blu-ray Sales $26,456 Details
Total North America Video Sales $144,050
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After their old flat becomes damaged, Emad and Rana, a young couple living in Tehran, are forced to move into a new apartment. However, once relocated, a sudden eruption of violence linked to the previous tenant of their new home dramatically changes the couple’s life, creating a simmering tension between husband and wife.


Movie Details

Portugal Releases: December 23rd, 2016 (Wide), released as O Vendedor
Video Release: May 2nd, 2017 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for mature thematic elements and a brief bloody image.
(Rating bulletin 2449 (Cert #50761), 11/2/2016)
Running Time: 125 minutes
Keywords: Theater, Theater Actor, Prostitution, Sex Crimes, Mistaken Identity, Relationships Gone Wrong, Iran, Revenge, PTSD, Infidelity, Death of a Spouse or Fiancée / Fiancé
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: Islamic Republic of Iran

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Asghar Farhadi

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/12/23 15 $3,969   8 $496   $3,969 1
2016/12/30 18 $4,423 +11% 10 $442   $17,455 2
2017/01/06 24 $1,514 -66% 3 $505   $23,615 3
2017/03/03 - $787   3 $262   $27,459 11
2017/03/10 - $159 -80% 1 $159   $28,703 12

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Australia 9/22/2016 $0 0 26 180 $320,963 8/7/2017
Bulgaria 9/15/2017 $0 0 0 0 $686 9/27/2017
Italy 1/5/2017 $241,928 0 0 0 $829,392 2/9/2017
Lithuania 1/13/2017 $1,245 8 8 8 $1,245 1/26/2017
Netherlands 12/8/2016 $28,902 21 21 42 $77,039 12/21/2016
New Zealand 4/7/2017 $17,470 13 19 119 $97,644 5/30/2017
North America 1/27/2017 $71,078 3 105 336 $2,402,067
Portugal 12/23/2016 $3,969 8 10 25 $28,703 3/16/2017
South Korea 5/11/2017 $0 0 53 88 $73,910 6/21/2017
Spain 3/3/2017 $146,100 82 105 432 $722,073 6/2/2017
Turkey 1/27/2017 $10,064 9 11 29 $48,357 2/28/2017
United Kingdom 3/17/2017 $110,538 58 58 58 $110,538 3/23/2017
Worldwide Total$4,712,617 9/27/2017

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