For Colored Girls

Each of the women portray one of the characters represented in the collection of twenty poems, revealing different issues that impact women in general and women of color in particular.

Grosses

Domestic (99.3%)
$37,729,698
Summary Details
DistributorLions Gate Films
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Opening$19,497,324
2,127 theaters
Budget$21,000,000
MPAAR
Running Time2 hr 14 min
GenresDrama
In Release422 days/60 weeks
Widest Release2,127 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Nov 5Friday3$7,411,012--2,127$3,484$7,411,0121
Nov 6Saturday3$7,797,224+5.2%-2,127$3,665$15,208,2362
Nov 7Sunday3$4,289,088-45%-2,127$2,016$19,497,3243
Nov 8Monday3$1,138,857-73.4%-2,127$535$20,636,1814
Nov 9Tuesday3$1,053,145-7.5%-2,127$495$21,689,3265
Nov 10Wednesday4$930,778-11.6%-2,127$437$22,620,1046
Nov 11Thursday3$1,550,084+66.5%-2,127$728$24,170,1887
Nov 12Friday6$1,984,109+28%-73.2%2,127$932$26,154,2978
Nov 13Saturday6$2,980,489+50.2%-61.8%2,127$1,401$29,134,7869
Nov 14Sunday6$1,552,682-47.9%-63.8%2,127$729$30,687,46810
Nov 15Monday6$407,589-73.7%-64.2%2,127$191$31,095,05711
Nov 16Tuesday7$407,091-0.1%-61.3%2,127$191$31,502,14812
Nov 17Wednesday7$327,514-19.5%-64.8%2,127$153$31,829,66213
Nov 18Thursday7$310,035-5.3%-80%2,127$145$32,139,69714
Nov 19Friday9$650,919+110%-67.2%1,216$535$32,790,61615
Nov 20Saturday9$1,087,490+67.1%-63.5%1,216$894$33,878,10616
Nov 21Sunday9$561,547-48.4%-63.8%1,216$461$34,439,65317
Nov 22Monday9$190,227-66.1%-53.3%1,216$156$34,629,88018
Nov 23Tuesday9$214,507+12.8%-47.3%1,216$176$34,844,38719
Nov 24Wednesday15$160,220-25.3%-51.1%605$264$35,004,60720
Nov 25
Thanksgiving
Thursday15$197,470+23.2%-36.3%605$326$35,202,07721
Nov 26Friday14$533,329+170.1%-18.1%605$881$35,735,40622
Nov 27Saturday13$593,169+11.2%-45.5%605$980$36,328,57523
Nov 28Sunday14$235,789-60.2%-58%605$389$36,564,36424
Nov 29Monday15$72,141-69.4%-62.1%605$119$36,636,50525
Nov 30Tuesday15$63,459-12%-70.4%605$104$36,699,96426
Dec 1Wednesday15$52,816-16.8%-67%605$87$36,752,78027
Dec 2Thursday15$54,840+3.8%-72.2%605$90$36,807,62028
Dec 3Friday16$128,965+135.2%-75.8%485$265$36,936,58529
Dec 4Saturday16$209,375+62.4%-64.7%485$431$37,145,96030
Dec 5Sunday17$106,063-49.3%-55%485$218$37,252,02331
Dec 6Monday17$32,356-69.5%-55.1%485$66$37,284,37932
Dec 7Tuesday18$34,093+5.4%-46.3%485$70$37,318,47233
Dec 8Wednesday18$31,391-7.9%-40.6%485$64$37,349,86334
Dec 9Thursday20$31,413<0.1%-42.7%485$64$37,381,27635
Dec 10Friday21$45,364+44.4%-64.8%243$186$37,426,64036
Dec 11Saturday22$73,205+61.4%-65%243$301$37,499,84537
Dec 12Sunday26$33,576-54.1%-68.3%243$138$37,533,42138
Dec 13Monday26$14,290-57.4%-55.8%243$58$37,547,71139
Dec 14Tuesday27$13,686-4.2%-59.9%243$56$37,561,39740
Dec 15Wednesday26$13,533-1.1%-56.9%243$55$37,574,93041
Dec 16Thursday28$13,793+1.9%-56.1%243$56$37,588,72342
Dec 17Friday37$9,828-28.7%-78.3%79$124$37,598,55143
Dec 18Saturday36$16,488+67.8%-77.5%79$208$37,615,03944
Dec 19Sunday37$11,006-33.2%-67.2%79$139$37,626,04545
Dec 20Monday38$5,121-53.5%-64.2%79$64$37,631,16646
Dec 21Tuesday37$6,180+20.7%-54.8%79$78$37,637,34647
Dec 22Wednesday41$3,114-49.6%-77%79$39$37,640,46048
Dec 23Thursday43$2,876-7.6%-79.1%79$36$37,643,33649
Dec 24Friday43$1,870-35%-81%79$23$37,645,20650
Dec 25
Christmas Day
Saturday42$2,042+9.2%-87.6%39$52$37,647,24851
Dec 26Sunday42$3,646+78.6%-66.9%39$93$37,650,89452
Dec 27Monday42$3,490-4.3%-31.8%39$89$37,654,38453
Dec 28Tuesday42$3,795+8.7%-38.6%39$97$37,658,17954
Dec 29Wednesday43$3,674-3.2%+18%39$94$37,661,85355
Dec 30Thursday44$4,105+11.7%+42.7%39$105$37,665,95856
Dec 31
New Year's Eve
Friday44$3,246-20.9%+73.6%28$115$37,669,20457
Jan 1
New Year's Day
Saturday45$4,386+35.1%+114.8%28$156$37,673,59058
Jan 2Sunday45$3,184-27.4%-12.7%28$113$37,676,77459
Jan 3Monday45$1,385-56.5%-60.3%28$49$37,678,15960
Jan 4Tuesday45$1,106-20.1%-70.9%28$39$37,679,26561
Jan 5Wednesday44$952-13.9%-74.1%28$34$37,680,21762
Jan 6Thursday44$935-1.8%-77.2%28$33$37,681,15263
Jan 7Friday42$1,404+50.2%-56.7%21$66$37,682,55664
Jan 8Saturday42$2,565+82.7%-41.5%21$122$37,685,12165
Jan 9Sunday43$1,153-55%-63.8%21$54$37,686,27466
Jan 10Monday42$241-79.1%-82.6%21$11$37,686,51567
Jan 11Tuesday42$234-2.9%-78.8%21$11$37,686,74968
Jan 12Wednesday42$353+50.9%-62.9%21$16$37,687,10269
Jan 13Thursday41$500+41.6%-46.5%21$23$37,687,60270
Jan 14Friday39$6,076+1,115.2%+332.8%111$54$37,693,67871
Jan 15Saturday38$11,402+87.7%+344.5%111$102$37,705,08072
Jan 16Sunday38$9,780-14.2%+748.2%111$88$37,714,86073
Jan 17
MLK Day
Monday37$7,089-27.5%+2,841.5%111$63$37,721,94974
Jan 18Tuesday37$2,746-61.3%+1,073.5%111$24$37,724,69575
Jan 19Wednesday38$2,424-11.7%+586.7%111$21$37,727,11976
Jan 20Thursday37$2,579+6.4%+415.8%111$23$37,729,69877