The Unbearable Lightness of Being

In 1968, a Czech doctor with an active sex life meets a woman who wants monogamy, and then the Soviet invasion further disrupts their lives.


Domestic (100%)
Summary Details
DistributorOrion Pictures
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Runtime2 hr 51 min
Opening Weekend$202,189
13 theaters
GenresDrama Romance
Release DateFeb 5, 1988
Widest Release140 theaters
In Release331 days/47 weeks
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Feb 5-714$202,189-13-$15,553$202,1891
Feb 12-15
Presidents' Day wknd
Feb 19-2116$189,152-15-$12,610$849,7203
Feb 26-2818$557,540+194.8%80+65$6,969$1,500,3514
Mar 4-615$576,735+3.4%80-$7,209$2,312,2335
Mar 11-1314$508,522-11.8%80-$6,356$3,059,1086
Mar 18-2017$464,240-8.7%71-9$6,538$3,736,6537
Mar 25-2713$555,150+19.6%115+44$4,827$4,489,0138
Apr 1-317$517,608-6.8%133+18$3,891$5,282,3459
Apr 8-1019$488,323-5.7%140+7$3,488$6,011,37610
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