Follow us on

Some Like It Hot (2016)

Some Like It Hot
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $42,230Details
International Box Office $95,276,515Details
Worldwide Box Office $95,318,745
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 12,301-12,400) 12,377 $42,230
All Time International Box Office (Rank 801-900) 896 $95,276,515
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,573 $95,318,745
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 5,001-5,100) 5,021 $42,230

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 13th, 2017 (Limited) by China Lion Film Distribution
International Releases: December 24th, 2016 (Wide) (China)
December 30th, 2016 (Wide), released as Some Like it Hot (United Kingdom)
January 20th, 2017 (Wide), released as Some Like it Hot (New Zealand)
January 2nd, 2018 (Wide) (South Korea)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 116 minutes
Comparisons: Create your own comparison chart…
Keywords: China, Death of a Best Friend, Romance, Models
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: China

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Yan Ni    Ma Lilian
Shenyang Xiao   
Dai Lele   
Qiao Shan   
Clara Lee   
Xiao Che   
Tian Yu   
Chang Yuan   

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

Production and Technical Credits

Song Xiaofei    Co-Director
Dong Xu    Co-Director

Theater Averages: Worlds Starts Apart from the Competition with $16,353

January 18th, 2017

Worlds Apart

Despite earning 50% positive reviews, Worlds Apart topped the theater average chart with $16,353 in its one theater. The only other film in the $10,000 club was 20th Century Women, which spent its third week there with an average of $10,894 in 29 theaters. More...

Limited and VOD Releases: Mixed Reviews Plague Limited Releases as Son of Joseph Sole Exception

January 13th, 2017

The Son of Joseph

It’s a deceptively busy week as far as limited releases are concerned. On the one hand, we have release dates for 21 limited releases this week. On the other hand, there are none that are particularly strong. The only film earning overwhelmingly positive reviews is The Son of Joseph, but even this film has almost no shot at box office success. On the other hand, there are a lot of VOD releases this week. Maybe there’s something worth renting out there. More...

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
China 12/24/2016 $610,000 1424 59165 166523 $95,260,000 2/6/2017
New Zealand 1/20/2017 $3,104 3 3 3 $3,104 1/23/2017
South Korea 1/2/2018 $0 0 0 0 $12,529 1/9/2018
United Kingdom 12/30/2016 $882 2 2 2 $882 1/4/2017
International Total$95,276,515 1/9/2018

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

Full financial estimates for this film, including domestic and international box office, video sales, video rentals, TV and ancillary revenue are available through our research services. For more information, please contact us at