Milk

The story of Harvey Milk, and his struggles as an American gay activist who fought for gay rights and became California's first openly gay elected official.

Grosses

Domestic (58.3%)
$31,841,299
Summary Details
DistributorFocus Features
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Opening$1,453,844
36 theaters
Budget$20,000,000
Release Date (Wide)Nov 26, 2008 (Jan 30, 2009) - Apr 16, 2009
MPAAR
Running Time2 hr 8 min
GenresBiography Drama
In Release401 days/57 weeks
Widest Release882 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Nov 26, 2008Wednesday9$268,487--34$7,896$268,4871
Nov 27, 2008
Thanksgiving
Thursday11$219,141-18.4%-34$6,445$487,6282
Nov 28, 2008Friday10$498,375+127.4%-36$13,843$986,0033
Nov 29, 2008Saturday10$538,019+8%-36$14,944$1,524,0224
Nov 30, 2008Sunday9$417,450-22.4%-36$11,595$1,941,4725
Dec 1, 2008Monday9$126,940-69.6%-36$3,526$2,068,4126
Dec 2, 2008Tuesday9$130,351+2.7%-36$3,620$2,198,7637
Dec 3, 2008Wednesday9$126,876-2.7%-52.7%36$3,524$2,325,6398
Dec 4, 2008Thursday9$123,912-2.3%-43.5%36$3,442$2,449,5519
Dec 5, 2008Friday11$505,184+307.7%+1.4%99$5,102$2,954,73510
Dec 6, 2008Saturday11$752,278+48.9%+39.8%99$7,598$3,707,01311
Dec 7, 2008Sunday11$577,452-23.2%+38.3%99$5,832$4,284,46512
Dec 8, 2008Monday11$164,805-71.5%+29.8%99$1,664$4,449,27013
Dec 9, 2008Tuesday11$180,133+9.3%+38.2%99$1,819$4,629,40314
Dec 10, 2008Wednesday11$181,090+0.5%+42.7%99$1,829$4,810,49315
Dec 11, 2008Thursday11$181,845+0.4%+46.8%99$1,836$4,992,33816
Dec 12, 2008Friday9$716,250+293.9%+41.8%328$2,183$5,708,58817
Dec 13, 2008Saturday9$1,134,058+58.3%+50.7%328$3,457$6,842,64618
Dec 14, 2008Sunday9$748,330-34%+29.6%328$2,281$7,590,97619
Dec 15, 2008Monday8$265,899-64.5%+61.3%328$810$7,856,87520
Dec 16, 2008Tuesday8$282,715+6.3%+56.9%328$861$8,139,59021
Dec 17, 2008Wednesday7$277,035-2%+53%328$844$8,416,62522
Dec 18, 2008Thursday8$264,258-4.6%+45.3%328$805$8,680,88323
Dec 19, 2008Friday11$431,314+63.2%-39.8%356$1,211$9,112,19724
Dec 20, 2008Saturday11$753,550+74.7%-33.6%356$2,116$9,865,74725
Dec 21, 2008Sunday11$544,292-27.8%-27.3%356$1,528$10,410,03926
Dec 22, 2008Monday12$305,646-43.8%+14.9%356$858$10,715,68527
Dec 23, 2008Tuesday12$291,799-4.5%+3.2%356$819$11,007,48428
Dec 24, 2008Wednesday12$266,798-8.6%-3.7%356$749$11,274,28229
Dec 25, 2008
Christmas Day
Thursday16$496,665+86.2%+87.9%311$1,596$11,770,94730
Dec 26, 2008Friday16$578,414+16.5%+34.1%311$1,859$12,349,36131
Dec 27, 2008Saturday16$654,255+13.1%-13.2%311$2,103$13,003,61632
Dec 28, 2008Sunday16$529,969-19%-2.6%311$1,704$13,533,58533
Dec 29, 2008Monday16$376,740-28.9%+23.3%311$1,211$13,910,32534
Dec 30, 2008Tuesday16$376,131-0.2%+28.9%311$1,209$14,286,45635
Dec 31, 2008
New Year's Eve
Wednesday19$307,869-18.1%+15.4%311$989$14,594,32536
Jan 1, 2009
New Year's Day
Thursday16$675,159+119.3%+35.9%311$2,170$15,269,48437
Jan 2, 2009Friday16$651,406-3.5%+12.6%309$2,108$15,920,89038
Jan 3, 2009Saturday16$744,699+14.3%+13.8%309$2,410$16,665,58939
Jan 4, 2009Sunday16$492,405-33.9%-7.1%309$1,593$17,157,99440
Jan 5, 2009Monday15$162,629-67%-56.8%309$526$17,320,62341
Jan 6, 2009Tuesday14$182,892+12.5%-51.4%309$591$17,503,51542
Jan 7, 2009Wednesday14$184,067+0.6%-40.2%309$595$17,687,58243
Jan 8, 2009Thursday14$180,363-2%-73.3%309$583$17,867,94544
Jan 9, 2009Friday18$369,067+104.6%-43.3%295$1,251$18,237,01245
Jan 10, 2009Saturday19$571,394+54.8%-23.3%295$1,936$18,808,40646
Jan 11, 2009Sunday19$355,590-37.8%-27.8%295$1,205$19,163,99647
Jan 12, 2009Monday19$107,361-69.8%-34%295$363$19,271,35748
Jan 13, 2009Tuesday19$114,803+6.9%-37.2%295$389$19,386,16049
Jan 14, 2009Wednesday19$108,894-5.1%-40.8%295$369$19,495,05450
Jan 15, 2009Thursday19$106,170-2.5%-41.1%295$359$19,601,22451
Jan 16, 2009Friday23$195,995+84.6%-46.9%223$878$19,797,21952
Jan 17, 2009Saturday23$355,190+81.2%-37.8%223$1,592$20,152,40953
Jan 18, 2009Sunday24$227,765-35.9%-35.9%223$1,021$20,380,17454
Jan 19, 2009
MLK Day
Monday24$163,409-28.3%+52.2%223$732$20,543,58355
Jan 20, 2009Tuesday23$47,425-71%-58.7%223$212$20,591,00856
Jan 21, 2009Wednesday24$64,392+35.8%-40.9%223$288$20,655,40057
Jan 22, 2009Thursday23$97,234+51%-8.4%223$436$20,752,63458
Jan 23, 2009Friday25$216,592+122.8%+10.5%250$866$20,969,22659
Jan 24, 2009Saturday23$399,546+84.5%+12.5%250$1,598$21,368,77260
Jan 25, 2009Sunday22$268,577-32.8%+17.9%250$1,074$21,637,34961
Jan 26, 2009Monday22$82,012-69.5%-49.8%250$328$21,719,36162
Jan 27, 2009Tuesday21$92,312+12.6%+94.6%250$369$21,811,67363
Jan 28, 2009Wednesday23$79,054-14.4%+22.8%250$316$21,890,72764
Jan 29, 2009Thursday23$92,815+17.4%-4.5%250$371$21,983,54265
Jan 30, 2009Friday20$418,689+351.1%+93.3%882$474$22,402,23166
Jan 31, 2009Saturday18$734,565+75.4%+83.8%882$832$23,136,79667
Feb 1, 2009Sunday17$327,901-55.4%+22.1%882$371$23,464,69768
Feb 2, 2009Monday18$151,353-53.8%+84.5%882$171$23,616,05069
Feb 3, 2009Tuesday17$170,673+12.8%+84.9%882$193$23,786,72370
Feb 4, 2009Wednesday17$166,959-2.2%+111.2%882$189$23,953,68271
Feb 5, 2009Thursday17$178,928+7.2%+92.8%882$202$24,132,61072
Feb 6, 2009Friday20$279,103+56%-33.3%601$464$24,411,71373
Feb 7, 2009Saturday21$507,730+81.9%-30.9%601$844$24,919,44374
Feb 8, 2009Sunday21$338,479-33.3%+3.2%601$563$25,257,92275
Feb 9, 2009Monday19$93,527-72.4%-38.2%601$155$25,351,44976
Feb 10, 2009Tuesday19$109,255+16.8%-36%601$181$25,460,70477
Feb 11, 2009Wednesday19$100,283-8.2%-39.9%601$166$25,560,98778
Feb 12, 2009Thursday19$103,932+3.6%-41.9%601$172$25,664,91979
Feb 13, 2009Friday21$178,727+72%-36%387$461$25,843,64680
Feb 14, 2009Saturday21$368,713+106.3%-27.4%387$952$26,212,35981
Feb 15, 2009Sunday20$330,617-10.3%-2.3%387$854$26,542,97682
Feb 16, 2009
Presidents' Day
Monday19$205,723-37.8%+120%387$531$26,748,69983
Feb 17, 2009Tuesday20$102,255-50.3%-6.4%387$264$26,850,95484
Feb 18, 2009Wednesday19$95,468-6.6%-4.8%387$246$26,946,42285
Feb 19, 2009Thursday18$107,069+12.2%+3%387$276$27,053,49186
Feb 20, 2009Friday19$254,589+137.8%+42.4%411$619$27,308,08087
Feb 21, 2009Saturday19$583,528+129.2%+58.3%411$1,419$27,891,60888
Feb 22, 2009Sunday19$228,610-60.8%-30.9%411$556$28,120,21889
Feb 23, 2009Monday17$107,051-53.2%-48%411$260$28,227,26990
Feb 24, 2009Tuesday16$103,515-3.3%+1.2%411$251$28,330,78491
Feb 25, 2009Wednesday17$94,106-9.1%-1.4%411$228$28,424,89092
Feb 26, 2009Thursday17$96,424+2.5%-9.9%411$234$28,521,31493
Feb 27, 2009Friday17$372,205+286%+46.2%828$449$28,893,51994
Feb 28, 2009Saturday18$688,563+85%+18%828$831$29,582,08295
Mar 1, 2009Sunday18$422,627-38.6%+84.9%828$510$30,004,70996
Mar 2, 2009Monday18$128,651-69.6%+20.2%828$155$30,133,36097
Mar 3, 2009Tuesday17$147,076+14.3%+42.1%828$177$30,280,43698
Mar 4, 2009Wednesday17$127,951-13%+36%828$154$30,408,38799
Mar 5, 2009Thursday17$120,175-6.1%+24.6%828$145$30,528,562100
Mar 6, 2009Friday20$154,401+28.5%-58.5%447$345$30,682,963101
Mar 7, 2009Saturday20$279,344+80.9%-59.4%447$624$30,962,307102
Mar 8, 2009Sunday20$148,848-46.7%-64.8%447$332$31,111,155103
Mar 9, 2009Monday20$44,819-69.9%-65.2%447$100$31,155,974104
Mar 10, 2009Tuesday19$57,356+28%-61%447$128$31,213,330105
Mar 11, 2009Wednesday20$52,066-9.2%-59.3%447$116$31,265,396106
Mar 12, 2009Thursday20$50,558-2.9%-57.9%447$113$31,315,954107
Mar 13, 2009Friday28$59,956+18.6%-61.2%228$262$31,375,910108
Mar 14, 2009Saturday28$110,210+83.8%-60.5%228$483$31,486,120109
Mar 15, 2009Sunday29$62,894-42.9%-57.7%228$275$31,549,014110
Mar 16, 2009Monday29$20,412-67.5%-54.5%228$89$31,569,426111
Mar 17, 2009Tuesday29$21,452+5.1%-62.6%228$94$31,590,878112
Mar 18, 2009Wednesday28$24,876+16%-52.2%228$109$31,615,754113
Mar 19, 2009Thursday30$21,575-13.3%-57.3%228$94$31,637,329114
Mar 20, 2009Friday38$22,679+5.1%-62.2%111$204$31,660,008115
Mar 21, 2009Saturday36$35,751+57.6%-67.6%111$322$31,695,759116
Mar 22, 2009Sunday37$21,088-41%-66.5%111$189$31,716,847117
Mar 23, 2009Monday35$7,984-62.1%-60.9%111$71$31,724,831118
Mar 24, 2009Tuesday31$12,102+51.6%-43.6%111$109$31,736,933119
Mar 25, 2009Wednesday34$9,229-23.7%-62.9%111$83$31,746,162120
Mar 26, 2009Thursday36$8,218-11%-61.9%111$74$31,754,380121
Mar 27, 2009Friday39$10,444+27.1%-53.9%54$193$31,764,824122
Mar 28, 2009Saturday39$16,091+54.1%-55%54$297$31,780,915123
Mar 29, 2009Sunday40$8,859-44.9%-58%54$164$31,789,774124
Mar 30, 2009Monday37$3,609-59.3%-54.8%54$66$31,793,383125
Mar 31, 2009Tuesday39$3,282-9.1%-72.9%54$60$31,796,665126
Apr 1, 2009Wednesday37$3,849+17.3%-58.3%54$71$31,800,514127
Apr 2, 2009Thursday37$4,402+14.4%-46.4%54$81$31,804,916128
Apr 3, 2009Friday43$3,388-23%-67.6%29$116$31,808,304129
Apr 4, 2009Saturday40$5,463+61.2%-66%29$188$31,813,767130
Apr 5, 2009Sunday41$4,130-24.4%-53.4%29$142$31,817,897131
Apr 6, 2009Monday36$2,524-38.9%-30.1%29$87$31,820,421132
Apr 7, 2009Tuesday38$2,288-9.4%-30.3%29$78$31,822,709133
Apr 8, 2009Wednesday35$3,133+36.9%-18.6%29$108$31,825,842134
Apr 9, 2009Thursday36$2,463-21.4%-44%29$84$31,828,305135
Apr 10, 2009Friday42$2,595+5.4%-23.4%13$199$31,830,900136
Apr 11, 2009Saturday40$4,169+60.7%-23.7%13$320$31,835,069137
Apr 12, 2009
Easter Sunday
Sunday39$2,933-29.6%-29%13$225$31,838,002138
Apr 13, 2009Monday43$725-75.3%-71.3%13$55$31,838,727139
Apr 14, 2009Tuesday39$897+23.7%-60.8%13$69$31,839,624140
Apr 15, 2009Wednesday42$582-35.1%-81.4%13$44$31,840,206141
Apr 16, 2009Thursday42$1,093+87.8%-55.6%13$84$31,841,299142