Bee Season

A wife and mother begins a downward emotional spiral, as her husband avoids their collapsing marriage by immersing himself in his 11 year-old daughter's quest to become a spelling bee champion.

Grosses

Domestic (17.2%)
$1,180,560
Summary Details
DistributorFox Searchlight Pictures
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Opening$120,544
21 theaters
Budget$14,000,000
MPAAPG-13
Running Time1 hr 44 min
GenresDrama Family
In Release416 days/59 weeks
Widest Release277 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Nov 11, 2005Friday33$37,928--21$1,806$37,9281
Nov 12, 2005Saturday32$51,377+35.5%-21$2,446$89,3052
Nov 13, 2005Sunday30$31,239-39.2%-21$1,487$120,5443
Nov 14, 2005Monday24$9,805-68.6%-21$466$130,3494
Nov 15, 2005Tuesday24$10,540+7.5%-21$501$140,8895
Nov 16, 2005Wednesday24$9,872-6.3%-21$470$150,7616
Nov 17, 2005Thursday25$10,042+1.7%-21$478$160,8037
Nov 18, 2005Friday25$61,569+513.1%+62.3%138$446$222,3728
Nov 19, 2005Saturday21$105,715+71.7%+105.8%138$766$328,0879
Nov 20, 2005Sunday21$69,007-34.7%+120.9%138$500$397,09410
Nov 21, 2005Monday19$20,761-69.9%+111.7%138$150$417,85511
Nov 22, 2005Tuesday22$22,415+8%+112.7%138$162$440,27012
Nov 23, 2005Wednesday25$35,295+57.5%+257.5%277$127$475,56513
Nov 24, 2005
Thanksgiving
Thursday25$38,264+8.4%+281%277$138$513,82914
Nov 25, 2005Friday26$100,741+163.3%+63.6%277$363$614,57015
Nov 26, 2005Saturday25$120,773+19.9%+14.2%277$436$735,34316
Nov 27, 2005Sunday24$73,744-38.9%+6.9%277$266$809,08717
Nov 28, 2005Monday23$22,121-70%+6.6%277$79$831,20818
Nov 29, 2005Tuesday23$22,589+2.1%+0.8%277$81$853,79719
Nov 30, 2005Wednesday22$23,634+4.6%-33%277$85$877,43120
Dec 1, 2005Thursday23$24,387+3.2%-36.3%277$88$901,81821
Dec 2, 2005Friday27$34,624+42%-65.6%184$188$936,44222
Dec 3, 2005Saturday26$58,249+68.2%-51.8%184$316$994,69123
Dec 4, 2005Sunday26$33,361-42.7%-54.8%192$173$1,028,05224
Dec 5, 2005Monday24$10,729-67.8%-51.5%192$55$1,038,78125
Dec 6, 2005Tuesday24$12,204+13.7%-46%192$63$1,050,98526
Dec 7, 2005Wednesday24$12,181-0.2%-48.5%192$63$1,063,16627
Dec 8, 2005Thursday25$11,338-6.9%-53.5%192$59$1,074,50428
Dec 9, 2005Friday35$8,462-25.4%-75.6%62$136$1,082,96629
Dec 10, 2005Saturday36$14,604+72.6%-74.9%62$235$1,097,57030
Dec 11, 2005Sunday36$7,921-45.8%-76.3%62$127$1,105,49131
Dec 12, 2005Monday31$2,833-64.2%-73.6%62$45$1,108,32432
Dec 13, 2005Tuesday31$3,802+34.2%-68.8%62$61$1,112,12633
Dec 14, 2005Wednesday34$2,469-35.1%-79.7%62$39$1,114,59534
Dec 15, 2005Thursday34$2,198-11%-80.6%62$35$1,116,79335
Dec 16, 2005Friday37$3,133+42.5%-63%32$97$1,119,92636
Dec 17, 2005Saturday38$4,806+53.4%-67.1%32$150$1,124,73237
Dec 18, 2005Sunday38$2,529-47.4%-68.1%32$79$1,127,26138
Dec 19, 2005Monday36$1,774-29.9%-37.4%32$55$1,129,03539
Dec 20, 2005Tuesday36$2,134+20.3%-43.9%32$66$1,131,16940
Dec 21, 2005Wednesday35$1,676-21.5%-32.1%32$52$1,132,84541
Dec 22, 2005Thursday34$1,924+14.8%-12.5%32$60$1,134,76942
Dec 23, 2005Friday35$1,735-9.8%-44.6%10$173$1,136,50443
Dec 24, 2005Saturday35$973-43.9%-79.8%10$97$1,137,47744
Dec 25, 2005
Christmas Day
Sunday38$1,699+74.6%-32.8%10$169$1,139,17645
Dec 26, 2005Monday38$2,576+51.6%+45.2%10$257$1,141,75246
Dec 27, 2005Tuesday36$1,890-26.6%-11.4%10$189$1,143,64247
Dec 28, 2005Wednesday37$1,438-23.9%-14.2%10$143$1,145,08048
Dec 29, 2005Thursday37$1,269-11.8%-34%10$126$1,146,34949
Dec 30, 2005Friday37$1,028-19%-40.7%6$171$1,147,37750
Dec 31, 2005
New Year's Eve
Saturday37$708-31.1%-27.2%6$118$1,148,08551
Jan 1, 2006
New Year's Day
Sunday37$1,250+76.6%-26.4%6$208$1,149,33552
Jan 2, 2006Monday37$1,063-15%-58.7%6$177$1,150,39853
Jan 3, 2006Tuesday36$606-43%-67.9%6$101$1,151,00454
Jan 4, 2006Wednesday36$1,201+98.2%-16.5%6$200$1,152,20555
Jan 5, 2006Thursday36$1,481+23.3%+16.7%6$246$1,153,68656
Jan 6, 2006Friday35$1,423-3.9%+38.4%7$203$1,155,10957
Jan 7, 2006Saturday35$2,077+46%+193.4%7$296$1,157,18658
Jan 8, 2006Sunday34$3,348+61.2%+167.8%7$478$1,160,53459
Jan 9, 2006Monday33$1,045-68.8%-1.7%7$149$1,161,57960
Jan 10, 2006Tuesday34$1,025-1.9%+69.1%7$146$1,162,60461
Jan 11, 2006Wednesday34$870-15.1%-27.6%7$124$1,163,47462
Jan 12, 2006Thursday34$875+0.6%-40.9%7$125$1,164,34963