The Color of Paradise

The story of Mohammed, a blind Iranian boy and his father, Hashem, who is always oscillating between accepting his son as he is and abandoning him, as he represents a burden for him, after the loss of his wife.


Domestic (66.7%)
Summary Details
DistributorSony Pictures Classics
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Release DateMar 31, 2000
Running Time1 hr 30 min
GenresDrama Family
In Release276 days/39 weeks
Widest Release33 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Apr 7-942$77,328-13-$5,948$118,8532
Apr 14-1639$78,021+0.9%18+5$4,334$226,0693
Apr 21-2347$74,081-5%19+1$3,899$329,4264
Apr 28-3048$62,064-16.2%20+1$3,103$419,6075
May 5-750$60,652-2.3%30+10$2,021$502,3566
May 12-1450$51,506-15.1%26-4$1,981$579,1907
May 19-2152$38,345-25.6%24-2$1,597$638,6018
May 26-29
Memorial Day wknd
Jun 2-447$82,848-30-$2,761$808,45310
Jun 9-1138$103,972+25.5%31+1$3,353$950,97711
Jun 16-1839$87,155-16.2%32+1$2,723$1,084,94312
Jun 23-2544$65,548-24.8%29-3$2,260$1,191,60613
Jun 30-Jul 247$53,675-18.1%33+4$1,626$1,275,66014
Jul 7-954$45,432-15.4%31-2$1,465$1,362,69515
Jul 14-1660$39,128-13.9%31-$1,262$1,426,74216
Jul 21-2364$31,280-20.1%23-8$1,360$1,480,84117
Jul 28-3063$34,303+9.7%22-1$1,559$1,536,19418