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
DistributorLionsgate
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Opening$19,497,324
2,127 theaters
Budget$21,000,000
MPAAR
Running Time2 hr 13 min
GenresDrama
In Release422 days/60 weeks
Widest Release2,127 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Nov 6, 2010Saturday3$7,797,224+5.2%-2,127$3,665$15,208,2362
Nov 5, 2010Friday3$7,411,012--2,127$3,484$7,411,0121
Nov 7, 2010Sunday3$4,289,088-45%-2,127$2,016$19,497,3243
Nov 13, 2010Saturday6$2,980,489+50.2%-61.8%2,127$1,401$29,134,7869
Nov 27, 2010Saturday13$593,169+11.2%-45.5%605$980$36,328,57523
Nov 12, 2010Friday6$1,984,109+28%-73.2%2,127$932$26,154,2978
Nov 20, 2010Saturday9$1,087,490+67.1%-63.5%1,216$894$33,878,10616
Nov 26, 2010Friday14$533,329+170.1%-18.1%605$881$35,735,40622
Nov 14, 2010Sunday6$1,552,682-47.9%-63.8%2,127$729$30,687,46810
Nov 11, 2010Thursday3$1,550,084+66.5%-2,127$728$24,170,1887
Nov 8, 2010Monday3$1,138,857-73.4%-2,127$535$20,636,1814
Nov 19, 2010Friday9$650,919+110%-67.2%1,216$535$32,790,61615
Nov 9, 2010Tuesday3$1,053,145-7.5%-2,127$495$21,689,3265
Nov 21, 2010Sunday9$561,547-48.4%-63.8%1,216$461$34,439,65317
Nov 10, 2010Wednesday4$930,778-11.6%-2,127$437$22,620,1046
Dec 4, 2010Saturday16$209,375+62.4%-64.7%485$431$37,145,96030
Nov 28, 2010Sunday14$235,789-60.2%-58%605$389$36,564,36424
Nov 25, 2010
Thanksgiving
Thursday15$197,470+23.2%-36.3%605$326$35,202,07721
Dec 11, 2010Saturday22$73,205+61.4%-65%243$301$37,499,84537
Dec 3, 2010Friday16$128,965+135.2%-75.8%485$265$36,936,58529
Nov 24, 2010Wednesday15$160,220-25.3%-51.1%605$264$35,004,60720
Dec 5, 2010Sunday17$106,063-49.3%-55%485$218$37,252,02331
Dec 18, 2010Saturday36$16,488+67.8%-77.5%79$208$37,615,03944
Nov 15, 2010Monday6$407,589-73.7%-64.2%2,127$191$31,095,05711
Nov 16, 2010Tuesday7$407,091-0.1%-61.3%2,127$191$31,502,14812
Dec 10, 2010Friday21$45,364+44.4%-64.8%243$186$37,426,64036
Nov 23, 2010Tuesday9$214,507+12.8%-47.3%1,216$176$34,844,38719
Jan 1, 2011
New Year's Day
Saturday45$4,386+35.1%+114.8%28$156$37,673,59058
Nov 22, 2010Monday9$190,227-66.1%-53.3%1,216$156$34,629,88018
Nov 17, 2010Wednesday7$327,514-19.5%-64.8%2,127$153$31,829,66213
Nov 18, 2010Thursday7$310,035-5.3%-80%2,127$145$32,139,69714
Dec 19, 2010Sunday37$11,006-33.2%-67.2%79$139$37,626,04545
Dec 12, 2010Sunday26$33,576-54.1%-68.3%243$138$37,533,42138
Dec 17, 2010Friday37$9,828-28.7%-78.3%79$124$37,598,55143
Jan 8, 2011Saturday42$2,565+82.7%-41.5%21$122$37,685,12165
Nov 29, 2010Monday15$72,141-69.4%-62.1%605$119$36,636,50525
Dec 31, 2010
New Year's Eve
Friday44$3,246-20.9%+73.6%28$115$37,669,20457
Jan 2, 2011Sunday45$3,184-27.4%-12.7%28$113$37,676,77459
Dec 30, 2010Thursday44$4,105+11.7%+42.7%39$105$37,665,95856
Nov 30, 2010Tuesday15$63,459-12%-70.4%605$104$36,699,96426
Jan 15, 2011Saturday38$11,402+87.7%+344.5%111$102$37,705,08072
Dec 28, 2010Tuesday42$3,795+8.7%-38.6%39$97$37,658,17954
Dec 29, 2010Wednesday43$3,674-3.2%+18%39$94$37,661,85355
Dec 26, 2010Sunday42$3,646+78.6%-66.9%39$93$37,650,89452
Dec 2, 2010Thursday15$54,840+3.8%-72.2%605$90$36,807,62028
Dec 27, 2010Monday42$3,490-4.3%-31.8%39$89$37,654,38453
Jan 16, 2011Sunday38$9,780-14.2%+748.2%111$88$37,714,86073
Dec 1, 2010Wednesday15$52,816-16.8%-67%605$87$36,752,78027
Dec 21, 2010Tuesday37$6,180+20.7%-54.8%79$78$37,637,34647
Dec 7, 2010Tuesday18$34,093+5.4%-46.3%485$70$37,318,47233
Jan 7, 2011Friday42$1,404+50.2%-56.7%21$66$37,682,55664
Dec 6, 2010Monday17$32,356-69.5%-55.1%485$66$37,284,37932
Dec 20, 2010Monday38$5,121-53.5%-64.2%79$64$37,631,16646
Dec 9, 2010Thursday20$31,413<0.1%-42.7%485$64$37,381,27635
Dec 8, 2010Wednesday18$31,391-7.9%-40.6%485$64$37,349,86334
Jan 17, 2011
MLK Day
Monday37$7,089-27.5%+2,841.5%111$63$37,721,94974
Dec 13, 2010Monday26$14,290-57.4%-55.8%243$58$37,547,71139
Dec 16, 2010Thursday28$13,793+1.9%-56.1%243$56$37,588,72342
Dec 14, 2010Tuesday27$13,686-4.2%-59.9%243$56$37,561,39740
Dec 15, 2010Wednesday26$13,533-1.1%-56.9%243$55$37,574,93041
Jan 9, 2011Sunday43$1,153-55%-63.8%21$54$37,686,27466
Jan 14, 2011Friday39$6,076+1,115.2%+332.8%111$54$37,693,67871
Dec 25, 2010
Christmas Day
Saturday42$2,042+9.2%-87.6%39$52$37,647,24851
Jan 3, 2011Monday45$1,385-56.5%-60.3%28$49$37,678,15960
Jan 4, 2011Tuesday45$1,106-20.1%-70.9%28$39$37,679,26561
Dec 22, 2010Wednesday41$3,114-49.6%-77%79$39$37,640,46048
Dec 23, 2010Thursday43$2,876-7.6%-79.1%79$36$37,643,33649
Jan 5, 2011Wednesday44$952-13.9%-74.1%28$34$37,680,21762
Jan 6, 2011Thursday44$935-1.8%-77.2%28$33$37,681,15263
Jan 18, 2011Tuesday37$2,746-61.3%+1,073.5%111$24$37,724,69575
Jan 13, 2011Thursday41$500+41.6%-46.5%21$23$37,687,60270
Dec 24, 2010Friday43$1,870-35%-81%79$23$37,645,20650
Jan 20, 2011Thursday37$2,579+6.4%+415.8%111$23$37,729,69877
Jan 19, 2011Wednesday38$2,424-11.7%+586.7%111$21$37,727,11976
Jan 12, 2011Wednesday42$353+50.9%-62.9%21$16$37,687,10269
Jan 10, 2011Monday42$241-79.1%-82.6%21$11$37,686,51567
Jan 11, 2011Tuesday42$234-2.9%-78.8%21$11$37,686,74968