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Smilla's Sense of Snow (1997)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,221,994Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,001-7,100) 7,065 $2,221,994
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,501-9,600) 9,564 $2,221,994
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,049 $2,221,994
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,394 $2,221,994
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,811 $2,221,994

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$35,000,000
Domestic Releases: February 28th, 1997 (Wide) by Fox Searchlight
MPAA Rating: R for language, some violence and a sex scene
Running Time: 121 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Constantin Film, Smilla Film, Bavaria Film Intl.
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Top 1997 Theater Average 68 $13,389 Feb 28, 1997 3

Leading Cast

   Smilla

Supporting Cast

Gabriel Byrne    Mechanic
Richard Harris    Tork
Robert Loggia    Moritz
Vanessa Redgrave    Elsa Lubing
Jim Broadbent    Lagermann
Mario Adorf    Lukas
Bob Peck    Ravn
Tom Wilkinson    Dr. Loyen
Emma Croft    Benja
Peter Capaldi    Lander
Jurgen Vogel    Jakkelsen
Clipper Miano    Isaiah
Ono Fleischer    Inuit Hunter
Agga Olsen    Juliane
Patrick Field    Policeman
Matthew Marsh    Detective
Charlotte Bradley    Mrs. Lagermann
Charles Lewson    Pastor
Ann Queensberry    Mrs. Schou
David Hayman    Telling
Ida Julie Andersen    Smilla as a Child
Maliinannguaq Markussen-Molgard    Smilla's Mother
Alvin Ing    Licht
Erik Holmey    Hansen
Peter Gantzler    Maurice
Lars Brygmann    Verlaine

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Bernd Eichinger    Producer
Martin Moszkowicz    Producer
Ann Biderman    Screenwriter
Jorgen Persson    Director of Photography
Anna Asp    Production Designer
Janus Billeskov Jansen    Editor
Barbara Baum    Costume Designer
Hans Zimmer    Composer
Harry Gregson-Williams    Composer
Peter Hoeg    Story Creator
Rosanne Korenberg    Associate Producer
Guy Travers    Assistant Director
Arthur Wooster    Second Unit Director
Marianne Christensen    Production Manager
Thomas Heinesen    Production Supervisor
Filmbus Ateljeerna    Production Designer
Jan Weincke    Director of Photography
Michael Kohnhorst    Second Unit Camera
Chris Munro    Sound Mixer
Michael Kranz    Re-recording Mixer
Friedrich M. Dosch    Supervising Sound Designer
Andre Bendocchi-Alves    Sound Designer
Evi Claudius    Dialogue Editor
Nick Lowe    Dialogue Editor
Bjorn Ole Schroeder    Dialogue Editor
Adam Smalley    Music Editor
Leonora Davis    Casting Director
Risa Kes    Casting (Germany)
Toveberg Bramsen    Casting (Denmark)
Paul Weston    Stunt Coordinator

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
1997/02/28 38 $107,108   8 $13,389   $107,108 1
1997/03/07 38 $95,774 -11% 8 $11,972   $246,226 2
1997/03/14 25 $300,686 +214% 52 $5,782   $581,833 3
1997/03/21 25 $467,170 +55% 127 $3,679   $1,150,570 4
1997/03/28 27 $277,635 -41% 112 $2,479   $1,562,762 5
1997/04/04 29 $211,272 -24% 135 $1,565   $1,889,603 6
1997/04/11 39 $113,496 -46% 95 $1,195   $2,071,423 7
1997/04/18 52 $49,434 -56% 49 $1,009   $2,160,184 8
1997/04/25 55 $40,389 -18% 44 $918   $2,221,994 9

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1997/02/28 39 $150,452   8 $18,807   $150,452 1
1997/03/07 35 $130,695 -13% 8 $16,337   $281,147 2
1997/03/14 25 $402,253 +208% 52 $7,736   $683,400 3
1997/03/21 26 $601,727 +50% 127 $4,738   $1,285,127 4
1997/03/28 28 $393,204 -35% 112 $3,511   $1,678,331 5
1997/04/04 31 $279,596 -29% 135 $2,071   $1,957,927 6
1997/04/11 39 $152,823 -45% 95 $1,609   $2,110,750 7
1997/04/18 50 $70,855 -54% 49 $1,446   $2,181,605 8

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