THE READER

Domestic Total Gross: $34,194,407
Distributor: Weinstein CompanyRelease Date: December 10, 2008
Genre: Period DramaRuntime: 2 hrs. 2 min.
MPAA Rating: RProduction Budget: $32 million


View: BY COUNTRY | BY WEEKEND

2008
Weekend
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Weekend
Gross
Territories
Tracked*
Dec. 12–14 n/a 1
Dec. 19–21 n/a 1
Dec. 26–28 n/a 1

2009
Weekend
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Weekend
Gross
Territories
Tracked*
Jan. 2–4 $975,526 3
Jan. 9–11 $1,092,302 4
Jan. 16–18 $999,316 5
Jan. 23–25 $594,823 5
Jan. 30–Feb. 1 $565,075 5
Feb. 6–8 $590,752 7
Feb. 13–15 $1,667,030 10
Feb. 20–22 $2,457,483 14
Feb. 27–Mar. 1 $6,114,813 18
Mar. 6–8 $5,196,534 21
Mar. 13–15 $3,873,241 22
Mar. 20–22 $2,557,097 24
Mar. 27–29 $3,056,832 26
Apr. 3–5 $2,061,417 26
Apr. 10–12 $1,581,530 26
Apr. 17–19 $1,077,101 25
Apr. 24–26 $877,899 29
May 1–3 $611,665 27
May 8–10 $661,230 26
May 15–17 $391,994 22
May 22–24 $367,819 22
May 29–31 $275,851 21
Jun. 5–7 $204,549 17
Jun. 12–14 $153,127 14
Jun. 19–21 $968,926 16
Jun. 26–28 $643,048 15
Jul. 3–5 $451,883 14
Jul. 10–12 $271,081 13
Jul. 17–19 $1,604,356 10
Jul. 24–26 $1,044,726 12
Jul. 31–Aug. 2 $798,394 9
Aug. 7–9 $567,317 7
Aug. 14–16 $304,809 9
Aug. 21–23 $213,014 7
Aug. 28–30 $50,760 4
Sept. 4–6 $30,876 5
Sept. 11–13 $33,605 6
Sept. 18–20 $27,795 5
Sept. 25–27 $9,176 6
Oct. 2–4 $11,661 3
Oct. 9–11 $4,956 2
Oct. 16–18 $9,794 2
Oct. 23–25 $8,471 2
Oct. 30–Nov. 1 $4,261 2
Nov. 6–8 $4,051 3
Nov. 13–15 $1,087 2
Nov. 20–22 $854 2
Nov. 27–29 $2,836 2
Dec. 4–6 $26,920 3
Dec. 11–13 $13,700 4
Dec. 18–20 $9,790 2
Dec. 25–27 $8,881 2

2010
Weekend
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Weekend
Gross
Territories
Tracked*
Jan. 1–3 $5,891 2
Jan. 29–31 $1,577 2
May 7–9 $3,013 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 27–29, 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 13 3 $3,056,832 +19.5% 24 +4 $127,368 $41,974,931 13
Germany 5 4 $1,005,813 -19.6% 490 - $2,053 $14,243,754 5
South Korea 4 3 $637,016 +6,865.7% 285 +264 $2,235 $807,152 1
Switzerland 4 4 $178,101 +8.7% 4 -26 $44,525 $1,075,367 6
Spain 13 3 $173,518 -25.5% 137 -55 $1,267 $5,437,349 7
Taiwan 3 2 $137,564 - - - - $178,333 1
Australia 12 4 $116,158 -23.6% 52 -1 $2,234 $2,167,264 6
Poland 7 3 $88,728 -41.5% 50 - $1,775 $585,799 3
Hong Kong 7 4 $83,880 -45.2% 12 - $6,990 $284,619 2
Italy 15 3 $71,976 -43.8% 29 -35 $2,482 $3,126,861 6
Belgium 14 5 $63,605 -13.1% 25 +1 $2,544 $552,502 4
Austria 11 3 $52,406 -26.7% 41 +1 $1,278 $859,695 5
Brazil 21 3 $34,049 -35.7% 56 -13 $608 $1,427,530 8
Finland 7 3 $33,078 - 5 - $6,616 $41,055 1
South Africa (Entire Region) 10 3 $29,104 - 10 - $2,910 $29,104 1
Israel 5 4 $26,288 -10.7% 7 -10 $3,755 $526,510 7
Norway 12 3 $25,297 -15.2% 7 -3 $3,614 $247,659 4
Greece 15 4 $25,296 +0.1% 14 - $1,807 $1,633,587 12
United Kingdom 26 3 $20,461 -44.0% 14 -28 $1,462 $8,064,184 13
Portugal 14 4 $17,832 -23.5% 11 -1 $1,621 $415,261 7
Lebanon 4 4 $11,386 -29.3% 6 - $1,898 $58,427 3
Slovenia 7 3 $8,955 -0.3% 2 - $4,478 $39,636 3
Romania 9 7 $8,027 -33.0% 5 - $1,605 $26,549 2
Iceland 14 3 $1,372 -42.5% 1 - $1,372 $49,060 8
Thailand 17 4 $1,221 -57.9% 2 -2 $611 $81,534 7