Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...

Arthouse Audit: New Specialized Openings Hit Low-Point; Subtitled 'Gloria' and 'Great Beauty' Hold Well

Box Office
by Tom Brueggemann
February 16, 2014 4:44 PM
0 Comments
  • |
Judi Dench and Steve Coogan in 'Philomena'

"Philomena" (Weinstein), which expanded to 1,225 theaters (+721) as that companies top (if long-shot) contender this year, is now at $30.5 million. Their "August: Osage County" is now at $35.7 million, though losing theaters quickly now (it will end up short of $40 million).

"Her" (Warner Bros.) is at $23.3 million.

"12 Years a Slave" (Fox Searchlight), the best grossing of 2013's arthouse openers, is now at $48.2 million.

"Nebraska" (Paramount) is up to $15.8 million.

"Dallas Buyers Club" (Focus) has reached $23.4 million.

The not remotely specialized (but acclaimed of course) "Gravity," to put this all in context, playing in fewer theaters than most of these, grossed $1 million more this weekend, ahead of all but "Philomena," which played in more than three times as many theaters.

0 Comments

Free Indie Movies and Documentaries    

Email Updates

Most "Liked"

  • Career Watch: Will 'Hit Girl' Chloe ...
  • Trailers From Hell on 'Requiem For A ...
  • Rolling Stone Names 40 Greatest Rock ...
  • WATCH: Four Clips from Amos Gitai's ...
  • SPECIALTY BOX OFFICE: 'Trip to Italy' ...
  • Emmy Watch: Flying Under Awards Radar, ...
  • WATCH: Provocative 'Men, Women & Children' ...
  • Jason Reitman's 'Men, Women & Children' ...
  • New York Film Festival Unveils Auteur-Packed ...
  • 'Chef' Returning to Theaters