A Very Long Engagement

Tells the story of a young woman's relentless search for her fiancé, who has disappeared from the trenches of the Somme during World War One.

Grosses

Domestic (9.4%)
$6,524,389
Summary Details
DistributorWarner Independent Pictures (WIP)
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Opening$101,749
4 theaters
Budget$56,600,000
MPAAR
Running Time2 hr 13 min
GenresDrama Mystery Romance War
In Release401 days/57 weeks
Widest Release219 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Nov 26, 2004Friday27$34,399--4$8,599$34,3991
Nov 27, 2004Saturday26$38,293+11.3%-4$9,573$72,6922
Nov 28, 2004Sunday22$29,057-24.1%-4$7,264$101,7493
Nov 29, 2004Monday22$9,152-68.5%-4$2,288$110,9014
Nov 30, 2004Tuesday23$10,114+10.5%-4$2,528$121,0155
Dec 1, 2004Wednesday20$10,072-0.4%-4$2,518$131,0876
Dec 2, 2004Thursday23$9,359-7.1%-4$2,339$140,4467
Dec 3, 2004Friday25$18,032+92.7%-47.6%4$4,508$158,4788
Dec 4, 2004Saturday25$31,011+72%-19%4$7,752$189,4899
Dec 5, 2004Sunday24$23,542-24.1%-19%4$5,885$213,03110
Dec 6, 2004Monday23$6,388-72.9%-30.2%4$1,597$219,41911
Dec 7, 2004Tuesday25$6,440+0.8%-36.3%4$1,610$225,85912
Dec 8, 2004Wednesday23$6,903+7.2%-31.5%4$1,725$232,76213
Dec 9, 2004Thursday23$7,084+2.6%-24.3%4$1,771$239,84614
Dec 10, 2004Friday27$12,212+72.4%-32.3%4$3,053$252,05815
Dec 11, 2004Saturday26$20,018+63.9%-35.4%4$5,004$272,07616
Dec 12, 2004Sunday24$17,879-10.7%-24.1%4$4,469$289,95517
Dec 13, 2004Monday26$4,769-73.3%-25.3%4$1,192$294,72418
Dec 14, 2004Tuesday26$4,991+4.7%-22.5%4$1,247$299,71519
Dec 15, 2004Wednesday25$5,716+14.5%-17.2%4$1,429$305,43120
Dec 16, 2004Thursday27$5,432-5%-23.3%4$1,358$310,86321
Dec 17, 2004Friday21$60,235+1,008.9%+393.2%24$2,509$371,09822
Dec 18, 2004Saturday21$99,108+64.5%+395.1%24$4,129$470,20623
Dec 19, 2004Sunday21$80,453-18.8%+350%24$3,352$550,65924
Dec 20, 2004Monday20$35,535-55.8%+645.1%24$1,480$586,19425
Dec 21, 2004Tuesday20$41,671+17.3%+734.9%24$1,736$627,86526
Dec 22, 2004Wednesday17$103,643+148.7%+1,713.2%167$620$731,50827
Dec 23, 2004Thursday17$112,587+8.6%+1,972.7%167$674$844,09528
Dec 24, 2004Friday18$93,015-17.4%+54.4%167$556$937,11029
Dec 25, 2004
Christmas Day
Saturday20$149,032+60.2%+50.4%167$892$1,086,14230
Dec 26, 2004Sunday21$210,978+41.6%+162.2%167$1,263$1,297,12031
Dec 27, 2004Monday18$150,757-28.5%+324.2%167$902$1,447,87732
Dec 28, 2004Tuesday18$175,135+16.2%+320.3%167$1,048$1,623,01233
Dec 29, 2004Wednesday19$164,188-6.3%+58.4%167$983$1,787,20034
Dec 30, 2004Thursday20$173,867+5.9%+54.4%167$1,041$1,961,06735
Dec 31, 2004
New Year's Eve
Friday21$166,898-4%+79.4%167$999$2,127,96536
Jan 1, 2005
New Year's Day
Saturday21$301,406+80.6%+102.2%167$1,804$2,429,37137
Jan 2, 2005Sunday21$223,758-25.8%+6.1%167$1,339$2,653,12938
Jan 3, 2005Monday19$96,686-56.8%-35.9%167$578$2,749,81539
Jan 4, 2005Tuesday18$82,363-14.8%-53%167$493$2,832,17840
Jan 5, 2005Wednesday17$86,030+4.5%-47.6%167$515$2,918,20841
Jan 6, 2005Thursday17$82,273-4.4%-52.7%167$492$3,000,48142
Jan 7, 2005Friday22$166,240+102.1%-0.4%164$1,013$3,166,72143
Jan 8, 2005Saturday23$271,443+63.3%-9.9%164$1,655$3,438,16444
Jan 9, 2005Sunday23$177,281-34.7%-20.8%164$1,080$3,615,44545
Jan 10, 2005Monday21$51,202-71.1%-47%164$312$3,666,64746
Jan 11, 2005Tuesday21$59,671+16.5%-27.6%164$363$3,726,31847
Jan 12, 2005Wednesday21$54,718-8.3%-36.4%164$333$3,781,03648
Jan 13, 2005Thursday21$61,983+13.3%-24.7%164$377$3,843,01949
Jan 14, 2005Friday25$142,003+129.1%-14.6%219$648$3,985,02250
Jan 15, 2005Saturday25$226,221+59.3%-16.7%219$1,032$4,211,24351
Jan 16, 2005Sunday25$157,541-30.4%-11.1%219$719$4,368,78452
Jan 17, 2005
MLK Day
Monday26$88,049-44.1%+72%219$402$4,456,83353
Jan 18, 2005Tuesday22$46,864-46.8%-21.5%219$213$4,503,69754
Jan 19, 2005Wednesday22$45,263-3.4%-17.3%219$206$4,548,96055
Jan 20, 2005Thursday23$47,523+5%-23.3%219$217$4,596,48356
Jan 21, 2005Friday25$98,813+107.9%-30.4%201$491$4,695,29657
Jan 22, 2005Saturday24$142,268+44%-37.1%201$707$4,837,56458
Jan 23, 2005Sunday24$94,014-33.9%-40.3%201$467$4,931,57859
Jan 24, 2005Monday23$34,024-63.8%-61.4%201$169$4,965,60260
Jan 25, 2005Tuesday22$38,034+11.8%-18.8%201$189$5,003,63661
Jan 26, 2005Wednesday21$39,301+3.3%-13.2%201$195$5,042,93762
Jan 27, 2005Thursday22$44,857+14.1%-5.6%201$223$5,087,79463
Jan 28, 2005Friday24$65,218+45.4%-34%159$410$5,153,01264
Jan 29, 2005Saturday26$101,309+55.3%-28.8%159$637$5,254,32165
Jan 30, 2005Sunday26$70,202-30.7%-25.3%159$441$5,324,52366
Jan 31, 2005Monday23$25,354-63.9%-25.5%159$159$5,349,87767
Feb 1, 2005Tuesday23$29,947+18.1%-21.3%159$188$5,379,82468
Feb 2, 2005Wednesday24$29,453-1.6%-25.1%159$185$5,409,27769
Feb 3, 2005Thursday24$29,894+1.5%-33.4%159$188$5,439,17170
Feb 4, 2005Friday26$51,557+72.5%-20.9%138$373$5,490,72871
Feb 5, 2005Saturday28$80,499+56.1%-20.5%138$583$5,571,22772
Feb 6, 2005Sunday27$43,560-45.9%-38%138$315$5,614,78773
Feb 7, 2005Monday23$19,167-56%-24.4%138$138$5,633,95474
Feb 8, 2005Tuesday22$24,068+25.6%-19.6%138$174$5,658,02275
Feb 9, 2005Wednesday22$24,024-0.2%-18.4%138$174$5,682,04676
Feb 10, 2005Thursday22$25,071+4.4%-16.1%138$181$5,707,11777
Feb 11, 2005Friday27$37,424+49.3%-27.4%112$334$5,744,54178
Feb 12, 2005Saturday28$60,204+60.9%-25.2%112$537$5,804,74579
Feb 13, 2005Sunday28$40,756-32.3%-6.4%112$363$5,845,50180
Feb 14, 2005Monday21$23,835-41.5%+24.4%112$212$5,869,33681
Feb 15, 2005Tuesday18$20,349-14.6%-15.5%112$181$5,889,68582
Feb 16, 2005Wednesday17$19,418-4.6%-19.2%112$173$5,909,10383
Feb 17, 2005Thursday17$23,702+22.1%-5.5%112$211$5,932,80584
Feb 18, 2005Friday31$31,425+32.6%-16%83$378$5,964,23085
Feb 19, 2005Saturday31$44,504+41.6%-26.1%83$536$6,008,73486
Feb 20, 2005Sunday30$36,946-17%-9.3%83$445$6,045,68087
Feb 21, 2005
Presidents' Day
Monday30$24,105-34.8%+1.1%83$290$6,069,78588
Feb 22, 2005Tuesday23$13,468-44.1%-33.8%83$162$6,083,25389
Feb 23, 2005Wednesday23$13,646+1.3%-29.7%83$164$6,096,89990
Feb 24, 2005Thursday28$9,787-28.3%-58.7%83$117$6,106,68691
Feb 25, 2005Friday32$17,064+74.4%-45.7%67$254$6,123,75092
Feb 26, 2005Saturday32$29,804+74.7%-33%67$444$6,153,55493
Feb 27, 2005Sunday33$14,263-52.1%-61.4%67$212$6,167,81794
Feb 28, 2005Monday29$5,993-58%-75.1%67$89$6,173,81095
Mar 1, 2005Tuesday29$5,998<0.1%-55.5%67$89$6,179,80896
Mar 2, 2005Wednesday27$8,811+46.9%-35.4%67$131$6,188,61997
Mar 3, 2005Thursday26$11,390+29.3%+16.4%67$170$6,200,00998