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Mexico Box Office for La Estrella de Belen (2017)

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Theatrical Performance (US$)
Mexico Box Office $578,022Details
Worldwide Box Office $62,008,030Details
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A small but brave donkey named Bo yearns for a life beyond his daily grind at the village mill. One day he finds the courage to break free, and finally goes on the adventure of his dreams. On his journey, he teams up with Ruth, a lovable sheep who has lost her flock and Dave, a dove with lofty aspirations. Along with three wisecracking camels and some eccentric stable animals, Bo and his new friends follow the Star and become unlikely heroes in the greatest story ever told—the first Christmas.


Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Mexico Releases: December 8th, 2017 (Wide), released as La Estrella de Belen
Video Release: February 6th, 2018 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG for some thematic elements.
(Rating bulletin 2495 (Cert #50947), 9/27/2017)
Running Time: 86 minutes
Keywords: Faith-Based, Animal Lead, Talking Animals, Christmas, Christmas in November, Religious
Source:Based on Religious Text
Production Method:Digital Animation
Creative Type:Kids Fiction
Production Companies: Sony Pictures Animation, Franklin Entertainment, Walden Media, Jim Henson Productions
Production Countries: United States


Steven Yeun    Bo the Donkey
Gina Rodriguez    Mary
Zachary Levi    Joseph
Keegan-Michael Key    Dave the Dove
Kelly Clarkson    Leah the Horse
Patricia Heaton    Edith the cow
Kristin Chenoweth    Mouse
Tracy Morgan    Felix the camel
Tyler Perry    Cyrus the camel
Oprah Winfrey    Deborah the camel
Aidy Bryant    Ruth the Sheep
Christopher Plummer    King Herod
Ving Rhames    Thaddeus the dog
Gabriel Iglesias    Rufus the dog
Anthony Anderson    Zach the goat
Kris Kristofferson    Old Donkey
Mariah Carey    Rebecca
Joel Osteen    Caspar
Delilah    Elizabeth
Joel McCrary    Angel, Zechariah
Phil Morris    Balthazar, Miller
Fred Tatasciore    Melchoir, Inn Keeper #1, Pottery Vendor
Lex Lang    Hunter
Roger Craig Smith    Chamberlain, Inn Keeper #5
Joe Whyte    Scribe, Inn Keeper #2
William Townsend    Horse, Goat
Gregg Berger    Inn Keeper #3
Melissa Sturm    Inn Keeper #4
Stephen F. Apostolina    Additional Voice
Kirk Baily    Additional Voice
David Cowgill    Additional Voice
June Christopher    Additional Voice
Eddie Frierson    Additional Voice
Grant George    Additional Voice
Jackie Gonneau    Additional Voice
Kerry Gutierrez    Additional Voice
Bridget Hoffman    Additional Voice
Rif Hutton    Additional Voice
Mona Marshall    Additional Voice
Caitlin McKenna    Additional Voice
Scott Menville    Additional Voice
Juan Pacheco    Additional Voice
Devika Parikh    Additional Voice
Ashley Peldon    Additional Voice
Jessica Pennington    Additional Voice
Moira Quirk    Additional Voice
Michelle Ruff    Additional Voice
Joseph Sanfelippo    Additional Voice
Justin Shenkarow    Additional Voice
Dennis Singletary    Additional Voice
Warren Sroka    Additional Voice
Pepper Sweeney    Additional Voice
Shane Sweet    Additional Voice
Kari Wahlgren    Additional Voice
Lynnanne Zager    Additional Voice

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Timothy Reckart
Screenwriter    Carlos Kotkin
Story by    Carlos Kotkin
Story by    Simon Moore
Producer    Jenni Magee Cook
Executive Producer    DeVon Franklin
Executive Producer    Brian Henson
Executive Producer    Lisa Henson
Composer    John Paesano
Editor    Pamela Ziegenhagen-Shefland
Production Designer    Craig Elliott
Art Director    Sean Eckols
Character Designer    Dave Colman
Character Designer    Patrick Mate
Head of Story    Louie del Carmen
Layout Supervisor    John Bermudes
Animation Supervisor    Yuriko Senoo
Production Manager    Jessica Berri
Character Designer    Marceline Tanguay
Character Designer    Wouter Tulp
Character Designer    Raffaello Vecchione
Character Designer    Ralph Zondag
Associate Editor    Jennifer Dolce
Additional Editor    Joyce Arrastia
First Assistant Editor    James D. Kirkpatrick
Assistant Editor    Tony Ferdinand
Assistant Editor    Robert Lemos
Assistant Editor    Tim Reese
Line Producer    Victoria Itow-Tsering
Visual Effects Supervisor    Chris Kazmier
Character CG Supervisor    L. Cliff Brett
Animation Supervisor    Ryan Yee
Production Manager    Ozen Sayidof
Post-Production Supervisor    Jessica Smialek
Post-Production Supervisor    Monica Kelly
Re-recording Mixer    Tim Chau
Re-recording Mixer    Kevin O'Connell
Sound Designer    Clayton Weber
Sound Designer    Tim Chau
Supervising Sound Editor    Tim Chau
Music Editor    Greg Vines
Score Recordist    Nick Wollage
Score Mixer    Dennis Sands

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/12/08 7 $202,574   0     $202,574 1
2017/12/15 8 $115,087 -43% 316 $364   $434,191 2
2017/12/29 - $4,754   22 $216   $526,189 4
2018/01/05 - $698 -85% 6 $116   $531,605 5
2018/01/12 - $32,222 +4,516% 112 $288   $564,476 6
2018/01/19 - $590 -98% 8 $74   $578,022 7

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Argentina 12/7/2017 $147,614 157 157 419 $542,731 2/1/2018
Aruba 11/16/2017 $1,717 5 5 12 $8,802 12/14/2017
Australia 12/1/2017 $155,682 56 84 273 $771,605 1/25/2018
Austria 12/22/2017 $0 0 44 143 $262,617 2/6/2018
Bolivia 12/21/2017 $0 0 12 15 $74,825 1/10/2018
Brazil 11/30/2017 $467,271 419 434 1399 $1,844,091 1/17/2018
Central America 12/7/2017 $82,011 106 106 160 $171,339 1/25/2018
Chile 12/14/2017 $13,250 22 22 26 $38,087 1/3/2018
Colombia 12/7/2017 $93,216 192 192 299 $169,641 1/17/2018
Curacao 11/16/2017 $1,685 2 2 6 $7,832 1/3/2018
Dominican Republic 12/14/2017 $5,024 28 28 43 $18,028 1/17/2018
Ecuador 12/8/2017 $73,112 60 60 185 $262,372 1/17/2018
France 11/15/2017 $633,361 189 498 2057 $3,649,202 1/17/2018
Germany 12/7/2017 $382,432 371 387 1359 $1,572,435 2/1/2018
Iraq 11/16/2017 $2,818 6 6 11 $5,055 12/19/2017
Italy 11/30/2017 $625,941 0 182 292 $2,621,644 2/13/2018
Jamaica 12/8/2017 $3,854 4 4 4 $3,854 12/14/2017
Lebanon 11/16/2017 $27,688 18 18 50 $85,737 1/3/2018
Mexico 12/8/2017 $202,574 0 316 464 $578,022 1/25/2018
New Zealand 12/1/2017 $17,405 29 35 134 $102,277 1/25/2018
North America 11/17/2017 $9,812,674 2837 2976 15954 $40,847,995
Norway 11/24/2017 $73,021 109 127 436 $369,804 1/3/2018
Paraguay 12/21/2017 $0 0 11 18 $16,672 1/25/2018
Peru 12/7/2017 $68,321 105 105 130 $96,455 12/19/2017
Philippines 12/6/2017 $52,800 150 150 183 $60,322 12/19/2017
Poland 12/1/2017 $401,606 166 180 757 $2,030,955 2/6/2018
Portugal 11/30/2017 $179,382 67 160 509 $1,128,998 2/13/2018
Romania 2/2/2018 $84,864 70 70 335 $371,076 3/20/2018
Singapore 11/30/2017 $8,562 6 6 19 $35,105 1/3/2018
South Africa 11/17/2017 $21,440 25 28 70 $66,668 12/19/2017
South Korea 12/14/2017 $0 0 158 241 $453,885 1/22/2018
Spain 12/15/2017 $572,219 321 348 1323 $1,998,808 3/20/2018
Suriname 11/16/2017 $607 1 1 4 $1,814 12/14/2017
Switzerland 12/14/2017 $4,640 5 7 12 $20,174 1/3/2018
Syria 11/16/2017 $1,472 2 2 5 $2,960 12/6/2017
Trinidad 12/6/2017 $19,064 17 17 40 $54,317 1/17/2018
United Kingdom 11/24/2017 $272,699 421 447 2289 $1,533,754 2/21/2018
Uruguay 12/14/2017 $9,373 16 16 33 $27,743 1/25/2018
Venezuela 12/1/2017 $31,654 43 43 90 $100,329 1/17/2018
Worldwide Total$62,008,030 3/20/2018

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