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RBG (2018)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,853,686Details
International Box Office $4,568Details
Worldwide Box Office $3,858,254
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At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon. But without a definitive Ginsburg biography, the unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior's rise to the nation's highest court has been largely unknown, even to some of her biggest fans—until now.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,301-6,400) 6,330 $3,853,686
All Time International Box Office (Rank 11,101-11,200) 11,108 $4,568
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 8,301-8,400) 8,361 $3,858,254
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 601-700) 688 $3,853,686

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 4th, 2018 (Limited) by Magnolia Pictures
International Releases: May 18th, 2018 (Wide), released as Rbg (Australia)
MPAA Rating: PG for some thematic elements and language
(Rating bulletin 2516 (Cert #51494), 2/28/2018)
Running Time: 97 minutes
Comparisons: vs. I Am Not Your Negro
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Keywords: 1970s, Biography, Supreme Court, Lawyers
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Top 2018 Theater Average 14 $17,014 May 4, 2018 3

Production and Technical Credits

Julie Cohen    Co-Director
Betsy West    Co-Director

Theater Averages: Out of This World

May 23rd, 2018

Deadpool 2

The re-release of 2001: A Space Odyssey topped the theater average chart by a huge margin earning just over $200,000 in four theaters for an average of $50,690. The overall box office leader, Deadpool 2, was next with an average of $28,859 in over 4,000 theaters. First Reformed was right behind with an average of $24,391 in just 4 theaters. More...

Theater Averages: Infinity War Soars with The Seagull

May 15th, 2018

Avengers: Infinity War

Avengers: Infinity War and The Seagull were neck-and-neck on the theater average chart with averages of $13,875 and $13,435, respectively. Boom for Real was next with an average of $11,359 in two theaters. The final film in the $10,000 club was Soller’s Point with $10,618 in one theater. More...

Theater Averages: Avengers Remains Supreme

May 8th, 2018

Avengers: Infinity War

Avengers: Infinity War remained on top of the theater average chart with $25,654. The only other flm in the $10,000 club was RBG, which earned an average of $17,014 in 34 theaters. That’s amazing for a documentary. More...

Limited and VOD Releases: The Notorious RBG

May 4th, 2018


There are not many limited releases on this week’s list and even fewer that have a real shot at box office success. Surprisingly, it is a documentary, RBG, that is earning the loudest buzz. Its reviews should also help it find an audience in theaters. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2018/05/04 15 $578,470   34 $17,014   $578,470 1
2018/05/11 10 $1,188,186 +105% 179 $6,638   $2,025,953 2
2018/05/18 12 $1,252,920 +5% 378 $3,315   $3,853,686 3

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2018/05/14 10 $125,000   179 $698   $2,150,953 11
2018/05/15 11 $140,000 +12% 179 $782   $2,290,953 12
2018/05/16 9 $161,000 +15% 179 $899   $2,451,953 13
2018/05/18 12 $330,000   375 $880   $2,930,766 15

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2018/05/04 15 $837,767   34 $24,640   $837,767 1
2018/05/11 10 $1,762,999 +110% 184 $9,582   $2,600,766 2

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Australia 5/18/2018 $2,702 4 4 4 $4,568 5/21/2018
International Total$4,568 5/21/2018

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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