THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON

Domestic Total Gross: $127,509,326
Distributor: ParamountRelease Date: December 25, 2008
Genre: Fantasy DramaRuntime: 2 hrs. 48 min.
MPAA Rating: PG-13Production Budget: $150 million


View: BY COUNTRY | BY WEEKEND

2008
Weekend
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Weekend
Gross
Territories
Tracked*
Dec. 26–28 $2,389,577 4

2009
Weekend
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Weekend
Gross
Territories
Tracked*
Jan. 2–4 $2,288,952 4
Jan. 9–11 $1,598,214 5
Jan. 16–18 $4,446,657 9
Jan. 23–25 $6,600,000 17
Jan. 30–Feb. 1 $12,100,000 23
Feb. 6–8 $32,000,000 46
Feb. 13–15 $31,000,000 50
Feb. 20–22 $21,000,000 57
Feb. 27–Mar. 1 $14,000,000 57
Mar. 6–8 $7,300,000 55
Mar. 13–15 $3,900,000 54
Mar. 20–22 $1,850,000 46
Mar. 27–29 $980,000 41
Apr. 3–5 $335,023 33
Apr. 10–12 $172,648 20
Apr. 17–19 $88,654 16
Apr. 24–26 $40,920 12
May 1–3 $18,428 9
May 8–10 $6,936 3
May 15–17 $3,467 4
May 22–24 $1,006 3
Jun. 26–28 $398 3
Jul. 31–Aug. 2 $770 2
Aug. 7–9 $877 2
Aug. 21–23 $124 3
Aug. 28–30 $26 2
Sept. 4–6 $26 2

* Territories Tracked is the number of territories with reported box office results and does not necessarily represent all countries a movie may have played in. As a result, individual coutnries breakdowns may not add up to the total Overseas Total gross.
MARCH 13–15, 2009
Note: The number of days and dates in a weekend may vary by country.
The above dates reflect the standard Fri–Sun weekend.


Country
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RankDays in
Wknd
Weekend
Gross
%
Change
Screens/
Theaters
Change / Avg.Gross-to-DateWeek #
FOREIGN TOTAL 8 3 $3,900,000 -46.6% 55 -6 $70,909 $195,800,000 12
Japan 9 2 $601,711 -24.2% 325 -2 $1,851 $22,892,479 6
France 12 5 $530,962 -49.6% 435 -125 $1,221 $19,475,951 6
South Korea 7 3 $422,109 -23.4% 278 +9 $1,518 $7,329,864 5
Italy 9 3 $346,212 -58.6% 144 -138 $2,404 $13,671,255 5
Spain 9 3 $344,344 -50.9% 308 -92 $1,118 $14,765,102 6
Germany 12 4 $304,541 -50.1% 347 -159 $878 $18,917,107 7
Netherlands 8 4 $142,218 -32.6% 90 -1 $1,580 $3,747,671 7
Brazil 10 3 $128,971 -42.3% 111 -49 $1,162 $7,527,188 9
Belgium 6 5 $128,106 -39.4% 50 -20 $2,562 $2,897,057 6
United Kingdom 13 3 $98,196 -67.9% 115 -99 $854 $12,545,733 6
Argentina 8 4 $77,776 -37.0% 73 +2 $1,065 $1,919,175 6
Switzerland 11 4 $61,448 -46.2% 31 -7 $1,982 $2,889,540 7
Finland 6 3 $60,596 -33.0% 36 - $1,683 $730,107 4
Venezuela 8 3 $60,364 -37.0% 32 +5 $1,886 $1,690,106 6
South Africa (Entire Region) 5 3 $59,506 -24.8% 55 - $1,082 $372,220 3
Egypt 2 5 $37,578 -17.7% 8 +1 $4,697 $262,317 4
Mexico 26 3 $33,478 -50.2% 51 -49 $656 $6,655,496 9
India 13 7 $30,513 -54.3% 21 -17 $1,453 $302,712 3
Taiwan 10 2 $28,331 -66.7% - - - $2,289,039 5
Portugal 10 4 $27,902 -54.5% 39 -9 $715 $2,220,908 9
Sweden 13 3 $27,497 -42.9% 52 +2 $529 $2,070,531 9
Austria 17 3 $21,340 -56.6% 38 -16 $562 $2,418,637 7
Turkey 11 3 $20,745 -74.5% 35 -36 $593 $2,365,345 6
Czech Republic 11 4 $19,713 -39.2% 27 -5 $730 $723,259 7
Colombia 10 3 $18,960 -58.7% 39 -23 $486 $1,316,238 8
Chile 8 4 $18,849 -47.7% 23 -4 $820 $1,022,604 8
Norway 16 3 $16,215 -64.0% 27 -13 $601 $1,064,546 6
Hungary 12 4 $15,526 -36.4% 31 - $501 $463,483 6
Romania 7 7 $11,697 -59.3% 10 - $1,170 $180,915 4
Peru 15 4 $10,500 -47.1% 22 - $477 $573,537 8
Russia - CIS 16 4 $9,927 -68.1% 11 -29 $902 $4,286,413 6
Denmark 20 3 $9,513 -67.6% 9 -12 $1,057 $1,647,700 8
United Arab Emirates 12 4 $9,393 -82.9% 2 -5 $4,697 $607,861 4
Israel 14 4 $8,657 -31.9% 13 -6 $666 $933,099 9
Australia 30 4 $8,481 - 21 - $404 $10,849,488 12
Thailand 9 4 $7,159 -58.5% 12 -8 $597 $524,903 5
Croatia 9 4 $7,059 -16.8% 5 -2 $1,412 $192,080 6
Bulgaria 8 3 $6,488 -39.5% 9 - $721 $110,523 4
Slovenia 11 3 $6,406 -52.1% 9 - $712 $108,929 4
Lebanon 11 4 $5,750 -62.8% 4 -2 $1,438 $125,696 4
Hong Kong 20 4 $5,436 -75.9% 5 -12 $1,087 $3,140,217 8
Latvia 9 3 $5,149 -15.6% 4 - $1,287 $150,175 7
Singapore 20 4 $2,564 -82.2% 5 -5 $513 $1,024,707 6
Uruguay 12 3 $2,544 -55.4% 4 -1 $636 $185,937 8
Ukraine 10 4 $2,441 -40.4% 13 -5 $188 $425,444 6
Lithuania 11 3 $2,103 -46.1% 5 - $421 $180,325 6
East Africa 4 3 $1,954 -38.6% 2 - $977 $27,163 6
Serbia & Montenegro 8 3 $1,415 -62.2% 5 - $283 $87,605 6
New Zealand 28 4 $1,411 -41.0% 13 -3 $109 $976,452 12
Iceland 16 3 $1,021 -62.7% 1 -2 $1,021 $85,687 6
Malaysia 21 4 $651 -94.7% 3 -13 $217 $350,856 5
Bolivia 13 4 $547 -73.1% 3 - $182 $113,052 8