I Saw the Light

The story of the country-western singer Hank Williams, who in his brief life created one of the greatest bodies of work in American music. The film chronicles his rise to fame and its tragic effect on his health and personal life.


Domestic (93.1%)
Summary Details
DistributorSony Pictures Classics
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5 theaters
Release Date (Wide)Mar 25, 2016 (Apr 1, 2016) - Jun 9, 2016
Running Time2 hr 3 min
GenresBiography Drama Music Romance
In Release282 days/40 weeks
Widest Release741 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Mar 25-2747$45,471-5-$9,094$45,4711
Apr 1-313$683,990+1,404.2%741+736$923$745,2272
Apr 8-1020$290,239-57.6%548-193$529$1,340,8223
Apr 15-1735$59,352-79.6%103-445$576$1,536,7264
Apr 22-2448$24,882-58.1%49-54$507$1,593,1895
Apr 29-May 163$13,217-46.9%32-17$413$1,620,9786
May 6-883$3,439-74%16-16$214$1,629,0327
May 13-1581$3,861+12.3%10-6$386$1,635,4198
May 20-2288$2,893-25.1%8-2$361$1,640,4079
May 27-2979$2,154-25.5%6-2$359$1,644,32810
May 27-30
Memorial Day wknd
Jun 3-595$386-82.1%2-4$193$1,646,46811