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Spa Night (2016)

Spa Night
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $38,578Details
International Box Office $1,716Details
Worldwide Box Office $40,294
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Like many first generation immigrants, David Cho serves as the intermediary between his parents’ insular Koreatown life in Los Angeles and the frenetic landscape of the city. When the family restaurant is forced to close, the balance of the household is threatened and tension mounts at home. In an unfamiliar twist on more familiar immigrant stories, David does not accept his parents’ dreams for him to pursue an education and instead decides to help his family make ends meet by secretly taking a job at a Korean spa. There, David finds himself suddenly exposed to the clash between traditional Korean culture and the underground world of gay hook-ups. In Spa Night, Andrew Ahn directs a family story, exploring the elusiveness of personal identity and relationship to family traditions in the contemporary world.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 12,501-12,600) 12,501 $38,578
All Time International Box Office (Rank 11,901-12,000) 11,931 $1,716
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 17,001-17,100) 17,094 $40,294
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 5,101-5,200) 5,120 $38,578

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 19th, 2016 (Limited) by Strand
International Releases: October 26th, 2017 (Wide) (South Korea)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 97 minutes
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Keywords: LGBT, Health Spa, Underground, Money Troubles, Prologue, Los Angeles
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Nonetheless Productions, Extraordinary Renditions, First Birthday Productions
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Youn Ho Cho    Jin
Haerry Kim    Soyoung
Tae Song    Eddie Baek
Eric Jeong    Peter
Janice Pak    Stella
Angie Kim    Esther Kang
Kahyun Kim    Grace
Ho Young Chung    Spa Manager
Linda Han    Mrs. Baek

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Production and Technical Credits

Andrew Ahn    Screenwriter
David Ariniello    Producer
Giulia Caruso    Producer
Ki Jin Kim    Producer
Kelly Thomas    Producer
Il Ahn    Executive Producer
Terry Ahn    Executive Producer
Mattia Bogianchino    Executive Producer
Beatrice Camerana    Executive Producer
James Kuan    Executive Producer
Marco Mazzonetto    Executive Producer
Jeff Capps    Associate Producer
Jane Hwang    Associate Producer
Rick Weyrich    Associate Producer
Ki Jin Kim    Director of Photography
Yannis Chalkiadakis    Editor
Hyein Ki    Production Designer
John Warrin    Sound Designer
Emily Moran    Costume Designer
Julia Kim    Casting Director

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/08/19 62 $7,056   1 $7,056   $7,056 1
2016/09/02 78 $4,066   2 $2,033   $28,915 3
2016/09/09 105 $656 -84% 1 $656   $32,975 4
2016/09/16 124 $63 -90% 1 $63   $34,912 5
2016/09/30 98 $1,668   1 $1,668   $36,628 7
2016/11/11 112 $64   1 $64   $37,494 13
2016/12/02 93 $1,044   1 $1,044   $38,578 16

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/08/19 67 $11,262   1 $11,262   $11,262 1
2016/08/26 73 $13,587 +21% 2 $6,794   $24,849 2
2016/09/02 78 $7,470 -45% 2 $3,735   $32,319 3
2016/09/09 105 $2,530 -66% 1 $2,530   $34,849 4
2016/09/16 129 $111 -96% 1 $111   $34,960 5
2016/09/30 110 $2,470   1 $2,470   $37,430 7
2016/11/11 132 $104   1 $104   $37,534 13
2016/12/02 118 $1,044   1 $1,044   $38,578 16

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
South Korea 10/26/2017 $0 0 0 0 $1,716 11/2/2017
International Total$1,716 11/2/2017

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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