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Le Violon rouge (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $10,019,109Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,801-4,900) 4,887 $10,019,109
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,301-6,400) 6,339 $10,019,109
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 301-400) 304 $10,019,109
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,638 $10,019,109
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,972 $10,019,109

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$10,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 11th, 1999 (Wide) by Lionsgate, released as The Red Violin
Video Release: April 18th, 2000 by Universal Home Entertainment, released as Red Violin, The
MPAA Rating: R for some sexuality
Running Time: 126 minutes
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Keywords: Musicians
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Rhombus Media, Mikado
Production Countries: Canada

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 79 $45,402 Nov 12, 1999 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 91 $49,544 Nov 5, 1999 150
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 94 $62,037 Oct 29, 1999 143
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 86 $395,448 Sep 3, 1999 87

Leading Cast

   Victoria
   Frederick Pope

Supporting Cast

Colm Feore    Auctioneer
Samuel L. Jackson    Charles Moritz
Carlo Cecchi    Nicolo Bussotti
Irene Grazioli    Anna Bussotti
Jean-Luc Bideau    Georges Poussin
Silvia Chang    Xiang Pei
Anita Laurenzi    Cesca
Christoph Koncz    Kaspar Weiss
Liu Zi Feng    Chou Yuan
Monique Mercure    Madame Leroux
Don McKellar    Evan Williams
Tommaso Puntelli    Apprentice
Aldo Brugnini    Assistant
Samuele Amighetti    Boy
Clothilde Mollet    Antoinette Poussin
Rainer Egger    Brother Christophe
Wolfgang Bock    Brother Michael
Florentin Groll    Anton Von Spielmann
Johannes Silberschneider    Father Richter
Arthur Denberg    Prince Mansfeld
Paul Koeker    Brother Gustav
Joseph Mairginter    Brother Franz
Johann Gotsch    Funeral Monk
Geza Hosszu-Legocky    Gypsy Violinist
David Alberman    Gypsy Violinist
Andrzej Matuszewski    Gypsy Violinist
Eva Marie Bryer    Sara
Dimitri Andreas    Gypsy Father
David Gant    Conductor
Stuart Ong    Manservant
Tao Hong    Comrade Chan Gong
Cao Kun Qi    Deputy
Han Xio Fei    Young Ming
Tan Zeng Wei    Guard
Zhou Zhi Qing    Senior Policeman
Wang Xiaoshuai    Junior Policeman
Qiao Zhi    Elderly Woman
Tang Ren    Young Xiang Pei
Lidou Lidou    Pawnbroker
Zhang Kai    Rally Speaker
Ireneusz Bogajewicz    Mr. Ruselsky
Julian Richings    Nicolas Olsberg
Russell Yuen    Older Ming
Sandra Oh    Madame Ming
Paula De Vasconcelos    Suzanne
Remy Girard    Customs Agent
Marie-Josee Gauthier    Hotel Concierge
Dany Laferriere    Cabby
Dorothee Berryman    Secretary
David La Haye    Handler
Gregory Hlady    Coat Attendant
Herman Meckler    Registrar
Sheena Macdonald    Ruselsky's Companion
Jody Shapiro    Autograph Seeker
James Bradford    Stagehand

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Don McKellar    Screenwriter
Francois Girard    Screenwriter
Niv Fichman    Producer
Francois Seguin    Production Designer
Gaetan Huot    Editor
John Corigliano    Composer
Alain Dostie    Director of Photography
Daniel Iron    Co-Producer
Giannandrea Pecorelli    Co-Producer
Danny Krausz    Associate Producer
Barbara Shrier    Line Producer
Jennifer Jonas    Assistant Director (Main Unit)
David Webb    Assistant Director (China)
Olivier Gerard    Assistant Director (Italy)
Tommaso Calevi    Production Manager (Italy)
Robert Opratko    Production Manager (Vienna)
Shen Xiyuan    Production Manager (China)
Lucie Bouliane    Production Manager (Montreal)
Sophie Gardiner    Production Supervisor (Oxford)
John Zhong    Production Supervisor (China)
Emila Frigato    Art Director (Italy)
Susanne Quendler    Art Director (Italy)
Marlyn John    Art Director (Oxford)
Sun Weido    Art Director (China)
Judy Farr    Set Decorator (Oxford)
Pierre Perreault    Set Decorator (Montreal)
Sylvaine Dufaux    Additional Photography
Renee April    Costume Designer
Claude La Haye    Sound Mixer
Marcel Pothier    Sound Mixer
Hans Peter Strobl    Re-recording Mixer
Bernard Gariepy Strobl    Re-recording Mixer
Antoine Morin    Sound Effects Editor
Marcel Pothier    Sound Designer
Carole Gagnon    Dialogue Editor
Todd Kasow    Music Editor
Guy Pelletier    Additional Music Editor
Matthias Gohl    Music Producer
Deirdre Bowen    Casting Director
Mary Selway    Additional Casting
Sylvie Brochere    Additional Casting
Rita Forzano    Additional Casting
Andrea Kenyon    Additional Casting
Lucie Robitaille    Additional Casting
Markus Schleinzer    Casting (Vienna)
Daniela Stiebitz    Casting (Vienna)

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

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1999/06/11 41 $87,133   13 $6,703   $2,370,235 1
1999/06/18 26 $181,749 +109% 31 $5,863   $2,594,818 2
1999/06/25 12 $732,707 +303% 250 $2,931   $3,291,024 3
1999/07/02 12 $884,708 +21% 261 $3,390   $4,692,146 4
1999/07/09 14 $518,184 -41% 241 $2,150   $5,454,304 5
1999/07/16 21 $394,032 -24% 206 $1,913   $6,103,912 6
1999/07/23 25 $334,363 -15% 161 $2,077   $6,643,869 7
1999/07/30 27 $274,651 -18% 144 $1,907   $7,091,503 8
1999/08/06 34 $184,091 -33% 117 $1,573   $7,398,593 9
1999/08/13 36 $160,195 -13% 109 $1,470   $7,504,537 10
1999/08/20 39 $143,106 -11% 95 $1,506   $7,735,416 11
1999/08/27 44 $114,683 -20% 86 $1,334   $7,926,723 12
1999/09/03 29 $395,448 +245% 235 $1,683   $8,369,857 13
1999/09/10 40 $163,411 -59% 178 $918   $8,609,924 14
1999/09/17 39 $135,903 -17% 144 $944   $9,291,544 15
1999/09/24 45 $88,941 -35% 131 $679   $9,510,414 16
1999/10/01 50 $55,342 -38% 77 $719   $9,604,782 17
1999/10/08 50 $53,613 -3% 70 $766   $9,686,833 18
1999/10/15 56 $39,350 -27% 68 $579   $9,757,568 19
1999/10/22 63 $28,911 -27% 41 $705   $9,252,754 20
1999/10/29 47 $62,037 +115% 66 $940   $9,332,095 21
1999/11/05 52 $49,544 -20% 52 $953   $9,956,553 22
1999/11/12 56 $45,402 -8% 49 $927   $10,019,109 23

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/06/27 11 $230,000   250 $920   $3,291,024 17
1999/06/28 13 $78,366 -66% 250 $313   $3,369,390 18
1999/06/29 13 $86,250 +10% 250 $345   $3,455,640 19
1999/06/30 14 $77,238 -10% 250 $309   $3,532,878 20
1999/07/01 14 $83,668 +8% 250 $335   $3,616,546 21
1999/07/05 12 $237,160   261 $909   $2,340,235 25
1999/07/06 15 $71,353 -70% 261 $273   $2,411,588 26
1999/07/07 14 $70,418 -1% 261 $270   $2,482,006 27
1999/07/08 14 $75,000 +7% 261 $287   $2,557,006 28
1999/07/11 14 $160,000   239 $669   $5,454,304 31
1999/07/12 15 $51,061 -68% 239 $214   $5,505,365 32
1999/07/14 16 $60,209   239 $252   $3,315,202 34
1999/07/15 16 $60,088 n/c 239 $251   $3,375,290 35
1999/07/18 19 $123,000   205 $600   $3,798,000 38
1999/07/19 20 $39,412 -68% 205 $192   $3,837,872 39
1999/07/20 20 $46,610 +18% 205 $227   $3,884,482 40
1999/07/21 20 $47,950 +3% 205 $234   $3,932,432 41
1999/07/22 20 $49,173 +3% 205 $240   $3,981,605 42

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1999/06/11 44 $129,967   13 $9,997   $2,413,069 1
1999/06/18 39 $145,248 +12% 31 $4,685   $2,558,317 2
1999/06/25 13 $1,249,121 +760% 250 $4,996   $3,807,438 3
1999/07/02 13 $1,128,682 -10% 261 $4,324   $4,936,120 4
1999/07/09 17 $773,760 -31% 241 $3,211   $5,709,880 5
1999/07/16 23 $599,626 -23% 206 $2,911   $6,309,506 6
1999/07/23 28 $507,346 -15% 161 $3,151   $6,816,852 7
1999/07/30 29 $397,650 -22% 144 $2,761   $7,214,502 8
1999/08/06 45 $129,840 -67% 117 $1,110   $7,344,342 9
1999/08/13 38 $247,968 +91% 109 $2,275   $7,592,310 10
1999/08/20 40 $219,730 -11% 95 $2,313   $7,812,040 11
1999/08/27 45 $162,369 -26% 86 $1,888   $7,974,409 12
1999/09/03 30 $472,104 +191% 235 $2,009   $8,446,513 13
1999/09/10 22 $709,128 +50% 178 $3,984   $9,155,641 14
1999/09/17 35 $265,832 -63% 144 $1,846   $9,421,473 15
1999/09/24 46 $127,967 -52% 131 $977   $9,549,440 16
1999/10/01 49 $83,780 -35% 77 $1,088   $9,633,220 17
1999/10/08 48 $84,998 +1% 70 $1,214   $9,718,218 18
1999/10/22 55 $46,215   41 $1,127   $9,270,058 20
1999/10/29 18 $636,951 +1,278% 66 $9,651   $9,907,009 21
1999/11/05 51 $66,698 -90% 52 $1,283   $9,973,707 22
1999/11/12 64 $45,402 -32% 49 $927   $10,019,109 23

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