The Namesake

American-born Gogol, the son of Indian immigrants, wants to fit in among his fellow New Yorkers, despite his family's unwillingness to let go of their traditional ways.

Grosses

Domestic (67.4%)
$13,569,248
Summary Details
DistributorFox Searchlight Pictures
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Opening$248,552
6 theaters
Budget$9,500,000
Release DateMar 9, 2007 - Aug 5, 2007
MPAAPG-13
Running Time2 hr 2 min
GenresDrama
In Release298 days/42 weeks
Widest Release335 theaters

Key:Estimated

DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Mar 9, 2007Friday25$70,244--6$11,707$70,2441
Mar 10, 2007Saturday26$99,520+41.7%-6$16,586$169,7642
Mar 11, 2007Sunday24$78,788-20.8%-6$13,131$248,5523
Mar 12, 2007Monday27$27,756-64.8%-6$4,626$276,3084
Mar 13, 2007Tuesday27$29,549+6.5%-6$4,924$305,8575
Mar 14, 2007Wednesday27$28,421-3.8%-6$4,736$334,2786
Mar 15, 2007Thursday26$27,240-4.2%-6$4,540$361,5187
Mar 16, 2007Friday19$156,988+476.3%+123.5%41$3,828$518,5068
Mar 17, 2007Saturday16$314,985+100.6%+216.5%41$7,682$833,4919
Mar 18, 2007Sunday14$243,053-22.8%+208.5%41$5,928$1,076,54410
Mar 19, 2007Monday18$55,953-77%+101.6%41$1,364$1,132,49711
Mar 20, 2007Tuesday16$69,344+23.9%+134.7%41$1,691$1,201,84112
Mar 21, 2007Wednesday16$67,054-3.3%+135.9%41$1,635$1,268,89513
Mar 22, 2007Thursday18$64,585-3.7%+137.1%41$1,575$1,333,48014
Mar 23, 2007Friday15$334,251+417.5%+112.9%117$2,856$1,667,73115
Mar 24, 2007Saturday15$598,781+79.1%+90.1%117$5,117$2,266,51216
Mar 25, 2007Sunday15$373,787-37.6%+53.8%117$3,194$2,640,29917
Mar 26, 2007Monday16$99,596-73.4%+78%117$851$2,739,89518
Mar 27, 2007Tuesday15$108,188+8.6%+56%117$924$2,848,08319
Mar 28, 2007Wednesday15$110,490+2.1%+64.8%117$944$2,958,57320
Mar 29, 2007Thursday16$104,486-5.4%+61.8%117$893$3,063,05921
Mar 30, 2007Friday13$423,214+305%+26.6%237$1,785$3,486,27322
Mar 31, 2007Saturday12$673,228+59.1%+12.4%237$2,840$4,159,50123
Apr 1, 2007Sunday12$449,529-33.2%+20.3%237$1,896$4,609,03024
Apr 2, 2007Monday14$103,873-76.9%+4.3%237$438$4,712,90325
Apr 3, 2007Tuesday13$130,067+25.2%+20.2%237$548$4,842,97026
Apr 4, 2007Wednesday14$153,834+18.3%+39.2%235$654$4,996,80427
Apr 5, 2007Thursday15$170,008+10.5%+62.7%235$723$5,166,81228
Apr 6, 2007Friday15$516,025+203.5%+21.9%335$1,540$5,682,83729
Apr 7, 2007Saturday13$765,251+48.3%+13.7%335$2,284$6,448,08830
Apr 8, 2007
Easter Sunday
Sunday14$433,868-43.3%-3.5%335$1,295$6,881,95631
Apr 9, 2007Monday15$143,322-67%+38%335$427$7,025,27832
Apr 10, 2007Tuesday15$130,068-9.2%<0.1%335$388$7,155,34633
Apr 11, 2007Wednesday15$127,277-2.1%-17.3%335$379$7,282,62334
Apr 12, 2007Thursday14$133,859+5.2%-21.3%335$399$7,416,48235
Apr 13, 2007Friday18$331,854+147.9%-35.7%331$1,002$7,748,33636
Apr 14, 2007Saturday17$600,892+81.1%-21.5%331$1,815$8,349,22837
Apr 15, 2007Sunday17$312,106-48.1%-28.1%331$942$8,661,33438
Apr 16, 2007Monday17$90,392-71%-36.9%331$273$8,751,72639
Apr 17, 2007Tuesday17$94,541+4.6%-27.3%331$285$8,846,26740
Apr 18, 2007Wednesday17$102,343+8.3%-19.6%331$309$8,948,61041
Apr 19, 2007Thursday17$92,075-10%-31.2%331$278$9,040,68542
Apr 20, 2007Friday20$208,663+126.6%-37.1%327$638$9,249,34843
Apr 21, 2007Saturday20$361,765+73.4%-39.8%327$1,106$9,611,11344
Apr 22, 2007Sunday21$185,112-48.8%-40.7%327$566$9,796,22545
Apr 23, 2007Monday20$52,120-71.8%-42.3%327$159$9,848,34546
Apr 24, 2007Tuesday19$61,438+17.9%-35%327$187$9,909,78347
Apr 25, 2007Wednesday19$66,537+8.3%-35%327$203$9,976,32048
Apr 26, 2007Thursday19$73,854+11%-19.8%327$225$10,050,17449
Apr 27, 2007Friday19$200,658+171.7%-3.8%320$627$10,250,83250
Apr 28, 2007Saturday17$342,555+70.7%-5.3%320$1,070$10,593,38751
Apr 29, 2007Sunday19$177,811-48.1%-3.9%320$555$10,771,19852
Apr 30, 2007Monday21$50,069-71.8%-3.9%320$156$10,821,26753
May 1, 2007Tuesday20$55,173+10.2%-10.2%320$172$10,876,44054
May 2, 2007Wednesday20$62,964+14.1%-5.4%320$196$10,939,40455
May 3, 2007Thursday19$57,094-9.3%-22.7%320$178$10,996,49856
May 4, 2007Friday18$132,369+131.8%-34%282$469$11,128,86757
May 5, 2007Saturday17$224,137+69.3%-34.6%282$794$11,353,00458
May 6, 2007Sunday17$129,527-42.2%-27.2%282$459$11,482,53159
May 7, 2007Monday17$38,259-70.5%-23.6%282$135$11,520,79060
May 8, 2007Tuesday17$40,647+6.2%-26.3%282$144$11,561,43761
May 9, 2007Wednesday17$44,365+9.1%-29.5%282$157$11,605,80262
May 10, 2007Thursday16$46,421+4.6%-18.7%282$164$11,652,22363
May 11, 2007Friday17$104,326+124.7%-21.2%271$384$11,756,54964
May 12, 2007Saturday17$181,884+74.3%-18.9%271$671$11,938,43365
May 13, 2007Sunday17$131,793-27.5%+1.7%271$486$12,070,22666
May 14, 2007Monday18$33,566-74.5%-12.3%271$123$12,103,79267
May 15, 2007Tuesday19$38,708+15.3%-4.8%271$142$12,142,50068
May 16, 2007Wednesday17$41,223+6.5%-7.1%271$152$12,183,72369
May 17, 2007Thursday19$40,024-2.9%-13.8%271$147$12,223,74770
May 18, 2007Friday18$87,902+119.6%-15.7%253$347$12,311,64971
May 19, 2007Saturday18$150,990+71.8%-17%253$596$12,462,63972
May 20, 2007Sunday17$94,229-37.6%-28.5%253$372$12,556,86873
May 21, 2007Monday17$28,679-69.6%-14.6%253$113$12,585,54774
May 22, 2007Tuesday17$28,862+0.6%-25.4%253$114$12,614,40975
May 23, 2007Wednesday17$30,448+5.5%-26.1%253$120$12,644,85776
May 24, 2007Thursday17$32,539+6.9%-18.7%253$128$12,677,39677
May 25, 2007Friday19$50,300+54.6%-42.8%165$304$12,727,69678
May 26, 2007Saturday18$89,512+78%-40.7%165$542$12,817,20879
May 27, 2007Sunday18$87,219-2.6%-7.4%165$528$12,904,42780
May 28, 2007
Memorial Day
Monday22$66,569-23.7%+132.1%165$403$12,970,99681
May 29, 2007Tuesday21$17,470-73.8%-39.5%165$105$12,988,46682
May 30, 2007Wednesday21$18,699+7%-38.6%165$113$13,007,16583
May 31, 2007Thursday21$20,450+9.4%-37.2%165$123$13,027,61584
Jun 1, 2007Friday22$31,246+52.8%-37.9%127$246$13,058,86185
Jun 2, 2007Saturday21$52,821+69%-41%127$415$13,111,68286
Jun 3, 2007Sunday21$35,936-32%-58.8%127$282$13,147,61887
Jun 4, 2007Monday21$13,311-63%-80%127$104$13,160,92988
Jun 5, 2007Tuesday22$12,367-7.1%-29.2%127$97$13,173,29689
Jun 6, 2007Wednesday22$13,245+7.1%-29.2%127$104$13,186,54190
Jun 7, 2007Thursday21$15,282+15.4%-25.3%127$120$13,201,82391
Jun 8, 2007Friday24$21,565+41.1%-31%99$217$13,223,38892
Jun 9, 2007Saturday24$38,997+80.8%-26.2%99$393$13,262,38593
Jun 10, 2007Sunday24$22,228-43%-38.1%99$224$13,284,61394
Jun 11, 2007Monday24$9,417-57.6%-29.3%99$95$13,294,03095
Jun 12, 2007Tuesday23$9,940+5.6%-19.6%99$100$13,303,97096
Jun 13, 2007Wednesday23$11,175+12.4%-15.6%99$112$13,315,14597
Jun 14, 2007Thursday23$12,478+11.7%-18.3%99$126$13,327,62398
Jun 15, 2007Friday28$14,051+12.6%-34.8%60$234$13,341,67499
Jun 16, 2007Saturday27$22,344+59%-42.7%60$372$13,364,018100
Jun 17, 2007Sunday27$15,816-29.2%-28.8%60$263$13,379,834101
Jun 18, 2007Monday28$5,774-63.5%-38.7%60$96$13,385,608102
Jun 19, 2007Tuesday28$6,660+15.3%-33%60$111$13,392,268103
Jun 20, 2007Wednesday28$6,993+5%-37.4%60$116$13,399,261104
Jun 21, 2007Thursday28$7,303+4.4%-41.5%60$121$13,406,564105
Jun 22, 2007Friday30$11,067+51.5%-21.2%49$225$13,417,631106
Jun 23, 2007Saturday29$17,625+59.3%-21.1%49$359$13,435,256107
Jun 24, 2007Sunday28$13,297-24.6%-15.9%49$271$13,448,553108
Jun 25, 2007Monday29$5,261-60.4%-8.9%49$107$13,453,814109
Jun 26, 2007Tuesday28$7,471+42%+12.2%49$152$13,461,285110
Jun 27, 2007Wednesday30$5,461-26.9%-21.9%37$147$13,466,746111
Jun 28, 2007Thursday29$6,239+14.2%-14.6%37$168$13,472,985112
Jun 29, 2007Friday30$5,935-4.9%-46.4%24$247$13,478,920113
Jun 30, 2007Saturday30$8,745+47.3%-50.4%24$364$13,487,665114
Jul 1, 2007Sunday30$6,850-21.7%-48.5%24$285$13,494,515115
Jul 2, 2007Monday30$3,394-50.5%-35.5%24$141$13,497,909116
Jul 3, 2007Tuesday31$4,415+30.1%-40.9%24$183$13,502,324117
Jul 4, 2007
Independence Day
Wednesday33$5,653+28%+3.5%24$235$13,507,977118
Jul 5, 2007Thursday32$3,933-30.4%-37%24$163$13,511,910119
Jul 6, 2007Friday33$4,347+10.5%-26.8%21$207$13,516,257120
Jul 7, 2007Saturday33$6,332+45.7%-27.6%21$301$13,522,589121
Jul 8, 2007Sunday33$4,690-25.9%-31.5%21$223$13,527,279122
Jul 9, 2007Monday33$2,125-54.7%-37.4%21$101$13,529,404123
Jul 10, 2007Tuesday33$2,153+1.3%-51.2%21$102$13,531,557124
Jul 11, 2007Wednesday34$2,165+0.6%-61.7%21$103$13,533,722125
Jul 12, 2007Thursday34$1,914-11.6%-51.3%21$91$13,535,636126