THE LORD OF THE RINGS:
THE RETURN OF THE KING


Domestic Total Gross: $377,027,325
Domestic Lifetime Gross: $377,845,905
Distributor: New LineRelease Date: December 17, 2003
Genre: FantasyRuntime: 3 hrs. 20 min.
MPAA Rating: PG-13Production Budget: $94 million


View: BY COUNTRY | BY WEEKEND

> Show Full Index
Country
(click to view weekend breakdown)
Release
Date
Total Gross
FOREIGN TOTAL 12/17/03 $742,083,616
Germany 12/17/03 $87,481,674
Argentina 1/1/04 $4,698,147
Australia 12/26/03 $36,550,919
Austria 12/17/03 $9,858,870
Baltic States 1/2/04 $937,415
Belgium 12/17/03 $9,902,589
Bolivia 12/25/03 $291,146
Brazil 12/25/03 $9,902,206
Bulgaria 1/9/04 $609,501
Central America and the Greater Antilles 12/25/03 $2,289,571
Chile 12/17/03 $3,113,642
China 3/12/04 $10,427,541
Colombia 12/25/03 $2,592,113
Croatia 1/1/04 $1,245,950
Czech Republic 1/15/04 $3,043,451
Czech Republic/Slovakia 1/15/04 $3,575,890
Denmark 12/17/03 $16,188,249
Ecuador 12/25/03 $643,687
Egypt 2/11/04 $219,683
Estonia 1/2/04 $402,859
Finland 12/17/03 $7,096,209
France 12/17/03 $48,409,847
Greece 12/17/03 $8,032,233
Hong Kong 12/18/03 $4,983,077
Hungary 1/8/04 $2,943,624
Iceland 12/26/03 $1,001,355
India 2/8/04 $944,651
Indonesia 1/14/04 $1,323,144
Israel 12/18/03 $2,890,082
Italy 1/22/04 $35,837,796
Japan 2/14/04 $94,966,172
Latvia 1/9/04 $258,679
Lebanon 12/24/03 $150,000
Lebanon/United Arab Emirates 12/24/03 $1,533,229
Lithuania 1/2/04 $275,877
Malaysia 12/18/03 $1,903,364
Mexico 12/17/03 $15,626,424
Netherlands 12/17/03 $19,162,315
New Zealand 12/18/03 $8,879,189
Norway 12/17/03 $12,460,370
Palestine 12/25/03 $2,197,356
Peru 12/17/03 $1,390,557
Philippines 1/8/04 $1,605,882
Poland 1/1/04 $7,968,195
Portugal 12/17/03 $4,702,013
Puerto Rico 12/17/03 $1,871,308
Romania 1/2/04 $414,102
Russia 1/22/04 $12,122,431
Russia - CIS 1/22/04 $14,080,000
Serbia & Montenegro 12/25/03 $680,354
Singapore 12/18/03 $3,143,349
Slovakia 1/15/04 $532,439
Slovenia 1/8/04 $620,872
South Africa (Entire Region) 12/17/03 $3,840,418
South Korea 12/17/03 $28,462,848
Spain 12/17/03 $39,834,538
Sweden 12/17/03 $24,123,767
Switzerland 12/17/03 $10,991,061
Taiwan 12/18/04 $11,756,953
Thailand 12/19/03 $4,630,752
Turkey 12/19/03 $5,110,660
Ukraine 1/22/04 $1,623,212
United Kingdom 12/17/03 $106,643,712
Uruguay 12/25/03 $288,591
Venezuela 12/25/03 $1,196,154
West Indies 12/24/03 $540,013
> Show Full Index
GERMANY
Weekly Box Office


2003
Date
(click to view chart)
RankWeekend
Gross
/
% Change
TheatersChange / Avg.Gross-to-DateWeek #
Dec. 18–24 1 $30,843,059 - 1,337 - $23,069 $30,843,059 1
Dec. 25–31 1 $25,261,884 -18.1% 1,341 +4 $18,838 $56,104,943 2


2004
Date
(click to view chart)
RankWeekend
Gross
/
% Change
TheatersChange / Avg.Gross-to-DateWeek #
Jan. 1–7 1 $14,783,417 -41.5% 1,341 - $11,024 $70,888,360 3
Jan. 8–14 1 $6,992,441 -52.7% 1,207 -134 $5,793 $77,880,801 4
Jan. 15–21 2 $4,103,069 -41.3% 1,098 -109 $3,737 $81,983,270 5
Jan. 22–28 4 $2,337,179 -43.0% 748 -350 $3,125 $84,320,449 6
Jan. 29–Feb. 4 4 $1,704,565 -27.1% 552 -196 $3,088 $86,025,014 7
Feb. 5–11 6 $1,140,548 -33.1% 428 -124 $2,665 $87,165,562 8
Feb. 12–18 7 $736,557 -35.4% 308 -120 $2,391 $87,902,149 9
Feb. 19–25 9 $538,800 -26.9% 267 -41 $2,018 $88,440,949 10
Feb. 26–Mar. 3 8 $476,098 -11.6% 249 -18 $1,912 $86,263,195 11
Mar. 4–10 5 $534,375 +12.2% 327 +78 $1,634 $86,802,722 12
Mar. 11–17 13 $254,529 -52.4% 208 -119 $1,224 $87,063,754 13
Mar. 18–24 19 $156,550 -38.5% 144 -64 $1,087 $8,722,304 14
Mar. 25–31 20 $76,696 -51.0% 102 -42 $752 $87,207,000 15

RELATED LINKS
Germany Weekend Box Office
Germany All Time Openings
Germany Yearly Box Office
International Box Office Home Page