Lust, Caution

During World War II era, a young woman, Wang Jiazhi, gets swept up in a dangerous game of emotional intrigue with a powerful political figure, Mr. Yee.

Grosses

Domestic (6.9%)
$4,604,982
Summary Details
DistributorFocus Features
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Opening$63,918
1 theaters
Budget$15,000,000
MPAANC-17
Running Time2 hr 37 min
GenresDrama History Romance Thriller War
In Release461 days/65 weeks
Widest Release143 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Sep 28, 2007Friday39$18,925--1$18,925$18,9251
Sep 29, 2007Saturday42$23,023+21.7%-1$23,023$41,9482
Sep 30, 2007Sunday39$21,970-4.6%-1$21,970$63,9183
Oct 1, 2007Monday33$11,936-45.7%-1$11,936$75,8544
Oct 2, 2007Tuesday34$11,053-7.4%-1$11,053$86,9075
Oct 3, 2007Wednesday35$10,957-0.9%-1$10,957$97,8646
Oct 4, 2007Thursday36$10,486-4.3%-1$10,486$108,3507
Oct 5, 2007Friday26$103,454+886.6%+446.7%17$6,085$211,8048
Oct 6, 2007Saturday27$143,663+38.9%+524%17$8,450$355,4679
Oct 7, 2007Sunday27$115,691-19.5%+426.6%17$6,805$471,15810
Oct 8, 2007
Columbus Day
Monday25$62,169-46.3%+420.9%17$3,657$533,32711
Oct 9, 2007Tuesday25$36,647-41.1%+231.6%17$2,155$569,97412
Oct 10, 2007Wednesday25$38,648+5.5%+252.7%17$2,273$608,62213
Oct 11, 2007Thursday25$40,781+5.5%+288.9%17$2,398$649,40314
Oct 12, 2007Friday24$164,687+303.8%+59.2%77$2,138$814,09015
Oct 13, 2007Saturday22$263,570+60%+83.5%77$3,422$1,077,66016
Oct 14, 2007Sunday19$181,366-31.2%+56.8%77$2,355$1,259,02617
Oct 15, 2007Monday20$59,460-67.2%-4.4%77$772$1,318,48618
Oct 16, 2007Tuesday16$67,829+14.1%+85.1%77$880$1,386,31519
Oct 17, 2007Wednesday16$66,122-2.5%+71.1%77$858$1,452,43720
Oct 18, 2007Thursday17$65,250-1.3%+60%77$847$1,517,68721
Oct 19, 2007Friday21$163,475+150.5%-0.7%125$1,307$1,681,16222
Oct 20, 2007Saturday20$249,867+52.8%-5.2%125$1,998$1,931,02923
Oct 21, 2007Sunday19$166,566-33.3%-8.2%125$1,332$2,097,59524
Oct 22, 2007Monday20$57,480-65.5%-3.3%125$459$2,155,07525
Oct 23, 2007Tuesday19$66,295+15.3%-2.3%125$530$2,221,37026
Oct 24, 2007Wednesday20$63,202-4.7%-4.4%125$505$2,284,57227
Oct 25, 2007Thursday18$65,131+3.1%-0.2%125$521$2,349,70328
Oct 26, 2007Friday22$131,223+101.5%-19.7%143$917$2,480,92629
Oct 27, 2007Saturday21$207,499+58.1%-17%143$1,451$2,688,42530
Oct 28, 2007Sunday21$136,758-34.1%-17.9%143$956$2,825,18331
Oct 29, 2007Monday22$45,236-66.9%-21.3%143$316$2,870,41932
Oct 30, 2007Tuesday22$48,474+7.2%-26.9%143$338$2,918,89333
Oct 31, 2007
Halloween
Wednesday22$53,781+10.9%-14.9%143$376$2,972,67434
Nov 1, 2007Thursday22$51,991-3.3%-20.2%143$363$3,024,66535
Nov 2, 2007Friday24$92,247+77.4%-29.7%122$756$3,116,91236
Nov 3, 2007Saturday24$146,192+58.5%-29.5%122$1,198$3,263,10437
Nov 4, 2007Sunday24$95,093-35%-30.5%122$779$3,358,19738
Nov 5, 2007Monday23$32,993-65.3%-27.1%122$270$3,391,19039
Nov 6, 2007Tuesday22$38,811+17.6%-19.9%122$318$3,430,00140
Nov 7, 2007Wednesday22$36,708-5.4%-31.7%122$300$3,466,70941
Nov 8, 2007Thursday22$41,033+11.8%-21.1%122$336$3,507,74242
Nov 9, 2007Friday28$60,364+47.1%-34.6%111$543$3,568,10643
Nov 10, 2007Saturday28$104,483+73.1%-28.5%111$941$3,672,58944
Nov 11, 2007Sunday28$76,283-27%-19.8%111$687$3,748,87245
Nov 12, 2007Monday26$39,117-48.7%+18.6%111$352$3,787,98946
Nov 13, 2007Tuesday25$24,643-37%-36.5%111$222$3,812,63247
Nov 14, 2007Wednesday23$25,128+2%-31.5%111$226$3,837,76048
Nov 15, 2007Thursday23$26,975+7.4%-34.3%111$243$3,864,73549
Nov 16, 2007Friday27$40,753+51.1%-32.5%77$529$3,905,48850
Nov 17, 2007Saturday28$66,129+62.3%-36.7%77$858$3,971,61751
Nov 18, 2007Sunday25$47,534-28.1%-37.7%77$617$4,019,15152
Nov 19, 2007Monday24$17,681-62.8%-54.8%77$229$4,036,83253
Nov 20, 2007Tuesday24$23,937+35.4%-2.9%77$310$4,060,76954
Nov 21, 2007Wednesday29$25,973+8.5%+3.4%77$337$4,086,74255
Nov 22, 2007
Thanksgiving
Thursday29$26,936+3.7%-0.1%77$349$4,113,67856
Nov 23, 2007Friday31$32,531+20.8%-20.2%49$663$4,146,20957
Nov 24, 2007Saturday31$37,959+16.7%-42.6%49$774$4,184,16858
Nov 25, 2007Sunday30$25,638-32.5%-46.1%49$523$4,209,80659
Nov 26, 2007Monday27$9,307-63.7%-47.4%49$189$4,219,11360
Nov 27, 2007Tuesday27$9,517+2.3%-60.2%49$194$4,228,63061
Nov 28, 2007Wednesday28$8,864-6.9%-65.9%49$180$4,237,49462
Nov 29, 2007Thursday28$11,226+26.6%-58.3%49$229$4,248,72063
Nov 30, 2007Friday31$17,897+59.4%-45%49$365$4,266,61764
Dec 1, 2007Saturday31$26,837+50%-29.3%49$547$4,293,45465
Dec 2, 2007Sunday31$17,019-36.6%-33.6%49$347$4,310,47366
Dec 3, 2007Monday30$6,246-63.3%-32.9%49$127$4,316,71967
Dec 4, 2007Tuesday31$7,110+13.8%-25.3%49$145$4,323,82968
Dec 5, 2007Wednesday31$6,877-3.3%-22.4%49$140$4,330,70669
Dec 6, 2007Thursday32$7,309+6.3%-34.9%49$149$4,338,01570
Dec 7, 2007Friday34$10,086+38%-43.6%39$258$4,348,10171
Dec 8, 2007Saturday34$16,775+66.3%-37.5%39$430$4,364,87672
Dec 9, 2007Sunday34$13,231-21.1%-22.3%39$339$4,378,10773
Dec 10, 2007Monday32$5,350-59.6%-14.3%39$137$4,383,45774
Dec 11, 2007Tuesday31$6,775+26.6%-4.7%39$173$4,390,23275
Dec 12, 2007Wednesday33$5,937-12.4%-13.7%39$152$4,396,16976
Dec 13, 2007Thursday33$4,636-21.9%-36.6%39$118$4,400,80577
Dec 14, 2007Friday33$9,927+114.1%-1.6%34$291$4,410,73278
Dec 15, 2007Saturday31$13,958+40.6%-16.8%34$410$4,424,69079
Dec 16, 2007Sunday29$11,470-17.8%-13.3%34$337$4,436,16080
Dec 17, 2007Monday33$4,356-62%-18.6%34$128$4,440,51681
Dec 18, 2007Tuesday32$5,696+30.8%-15.9%34$167$4,446,21282
Dec 19, 2007Wednesday33$6,182+8.5%+4.1%34$181$4,452,39483
Dec 20, 2007Thursday32$6,726+8.8%+45.1%34$197$4,459,12084
Dec 21, 2007Friday35$6,428-4.4%-35.2%17$378$4,465,54885
Dec 22, 2007Saturday34$7,082+10.2%-49.3%17$416$4,472,63086
Dec 23, 2007Sunday35$6,040-14.7%-47.3%17$355$4,478,67087
Dec 24, 2007Monday33$4,844-19.8%+11.2%17$284$4,483,51488
Dec 25, 2007
Christmas Day
Tuesday35$8,506+75.6%+49.3%17$500$4,492,02089
Dec 26, 2007Wednesday37$5,530-35%-10.5%17$325$4,497,55090
Dec 27, 2007Thursday37$4,970-10.1%-26.1%17$292$4,502,52091
Dec 28, 2007Friday42$5,474+10.1%-14.8%19$288$4,507,99492
Dec 29, 2007Saturday42$7,100+29.7%+0.3%19$373$4,515,09493
Dec 30, 2007Sunday41$8,052+13.4%+33.3%19$423$4,523,14694
Dec 31, 2007
New Year's Eve
Monday40$4,499-44.1%-7.1%19$236$4,527,64595
Jan 1, 2008
New Year's Day
Tuesday41$8,084+79.7%-5%19$425$4,535,72996
Jan 2, 2008Wednesday40$3,684-54.4%-33.4%19$193$4,539,41397
Jan 3, 2008Thursday40$3,899+5.8%-21.5%19$205$4,543,31298
Jan 4, 2008Friday43$5,233+34.2%-4.4%12$436$4,548,54599
Jan 5, 2008Saturday42$8,692+66.1%+22.4%12$724$4,557,237100
Jan 6, 2008Sunday42$5,948-31.6%-26.1%12$495$4,563,185101
Jan 7, 2008Monday38$3,445-42.1%-23.4%12$287$4,566,630102
Jan 8, 2008Tuesday39$2,711-21.3%-66.5%12$225$4,569,341103
Jan 9, 2008Wednesday40$3,148+16.1%-14.5%12$262$4,572,489104
Jan 10, 2008Thursday40$2,593-17.6%-33.5%12$216$4,575,082105
Jan 11, 2008Friday45$2,709+4.5%-48.2%9$301$4,577,791106
Jan 12, 2008Saturday45$4,957+83%-43%9$550$4,582,748107
Jan 13, 2008Sunday45$3,322-33%-44.1%9$369$4,586,070108
Jan 14, 2008Monday41$2,011-39.5%-41.6%9$223$4,588,081109
Jan 15, 2008Tuesday44$1,159-42.4%-57.2%9$128$4,589,240110
Jan 16, 2008Wednesday42$1,946+67.9%-38.2%9$216$4,591,186111
Jan 17, 2008Thursday43$1,467-24.6%-43.4%9$163$4,592,653112
Jan 18, 2008Friday51$1,355-7.6%-50%8$169$4,594,008113
Jan 19, 2008Saturday49$3,723+174.8%-24.9%8$465$4,597,731114
Jan 20, 2008Sunday50$2,848-23.5%-14.3%8$356$4,600,579115
Jan 21, 2008
MLK Day
Monday50$1,933-32.1%-3.9%8$241$4,602,512116
Jan 22, 2008Tuesday51$644-66.7%-44.4%8$80$4,603,156117
Jan 23, 2008Wednesday49$967+50.2%-50.3%8$120$4,604,123118
Jan 24, 2008Thursday50$859-11.2%-41.4%8$107$4,604,982119