The Wave

A high school teacher's experiment to demonstrate to his students what life is like under a dictatorship spins horribly out of control when he forms a social unit with a life of its own.


Domestic (-)
Summary Details
Runtime1 hr 47 min
Opening Weekend$7,574
4 theaters
GenresDrama Thriller
Release DateApr 16, 2010
Widest Release4 theaters
In Release260 days/37 weeks
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Apr 15-187$7,574-4-$1,893$7,5741
Apr 22-258$7,332-3.2%4-$1,833$19,1662
Apr 29-May 26$4,048-44.8%4-$1,012$25,5743
May 6-98$5,952+47%4-$1,488$33,6374
May 13-169$5,932-0.3%4-$1,483$41,5435
May 20-2311$8,208+38.4%4-$2,052$52,9066
May 27-3010$5,769-29.7%4-$1,442$60,8697
Jun 3-610$4,499-22%3-1$1,499$66,8478
Jun 10-1313$2,343-47.9%2-1$1,171$70,1399
Jun 17-2014$2,746+17.2%3+1$915$73,51510
Jun 24-2716$1,570-42.8%2-1$785$75,60311
Jul 1-415$1,440-8.3%1-1$1,440$71,34912
Jul 8-1120$860-40.3%1-$860$72,89913
Jul 15-1819$735-14.5%1-$735$73,87414
We’ve updated Box Office Mojo to showcase our most popular features, provide you with a more intuitive interface, and optimize it for mobile devices. We invite you to explore the new site.
Can't find what you're looking for? Click the "help" link at the bottom of the page.