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The Piano (1993)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $40,157,856Details
International Box Office $11,101Details
Worldwide Box Office $40,168,957
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$7,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 12th, 1993 (Limited) by Miramax
International Releases: June 15th, 2018 (Wide), released as The Piano (25th Anniversary Reissue) (United Kingdom)
MPAA Rating: R for moments of extremely graphic sexuality.
Running Time: 121 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: Australia,
France,
New Zealand

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 74 $581,213 Apr 8, 1994 150
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 391 $5,133,167 Dec 31, 1993 52
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 305 $5,301,296 Nov 26, 1993 17
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 338 $5,301,296 Nov 26, 1993 17
Never Wide Domestic 19 $40,157,856 Nov 12, 1993 0

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Anna Paquin    Flora
Harvey Keitel    George Baines
Sam Neill    Alisdair Stewart
Holly Hunter    Ada
Cliff Curtis    Mana

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/11/19 10 $1,502,325   99 $15,175   $1,761,691 2
1993/11/26 10 $2,446,752 +63% 231 $10,592   $5,177,499 3
1993/12/03 7 $1,701,363 -30% 239 $7,119   $7,502,744 4
1993/12/10 9 $1,288,622 -24% 274 $4,703   $9,206,027 5
1993/12/17 10 $1,071,907 -17% 259 $4,139   $10,961,290 6
1993/12/24 7 $1,421,495 +33% 516 $2,755   $12,790,109 7
1993/12/31 8 $2,369,154 +67% 523 $4,530   $17,169,365 8
1994/01/07 11 $1,810,099 -24% 522 $3,468   $20,009,133 9
1994/01/14 13 $1,691,518 -7% 500 $3,383   $22,414,525 10
1994/04/08 14 $581,213   505 $1,151   $38,513,715 22

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/11/19 7 $2,471,381   99 $24,963   $2,730,747 2
1993/11/26 10 $3,070,634 +24% 231 $13,293   $5,801,381 3
1993/12/03 7 $2,116,024 -31% 239 $8,854   $7,917,405 4
1993/12/10 8 $1,971,978 -7% 274 $7,197   $9,889,383 5
1993/12/17 9 $1,479,231 -25% 259 $5,711   $11,368,614 6
1993/12/24 7 $3,431,597 +132% 516 $6,650   $14,800,211 7
1993/12/31 8 $3,398,823 -1% 523 $6,499   $18,199,034 8
1994/01/07 11 $2,523,973 -26% 522 $4,835   $20,723,007 9

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
United Kingdom 6/15/2018 $11,101 14 14 14 $11,101 6/21/2018
 
International Total$11,101 6/21/2018

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records



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