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
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Nov 26-30
Thanksgiving 5-Day
10$1,941,472-36-$53,929$1,941,4721
Nov 27-30
Thanksgiving 4-Day
10$1,672,985-36-$46,471$1,941,4721
Nov 28-30
Thanksgiving 3-Day
10$1,453,844-36-$40,384$1,941,4721
Dec 5-7
Post-Thanksgiving
11$1,834,914+26.2%99+63$18,534$4,284,4652
Dec 12-149$2,598,638+41.6%328+229$7,922$7,590,9763
Dec 19-2111$1,729,156-33.5%356+28$4,857$10,410,0394
Dec 26-2816$1,762,638+1.9%311-45$5,667$13,533,5855
Jan 2-416$1,888,510+7.1%309-2$6,111$17,157,9946
Jan 9-1119$1,296,051-31.4%295-14$4,393$19,163,9967
Jan 16-1823$778,950-39.9%223-72$3,493$20,380,1748
Jan 16-19
MLK wknd
24$942,359-223-$4,225$20,543,583-
Jan 23-2523$884,715+13.6%250+27$3,538$21,637,3499
Jan 30-Feb 118$1,481,155+67.4%882+632$1,679$23,464,69710
Feb 6-821$1,125,312-24%601-281$1,872$25,257,92211
Feb 13-1521$878,057-22%387-214$2,268$26,542,97612
Feb 13-16
Presidents' Day wknd
21$1,083,780-387-$2,800$26,748,699-
Feb 20-2219$1,066,727+21.5%411+24$2,595$28,120,21813
Feb 27-Mar 118$1,483,395+39.1%828+417$1,791$30,004,70914
Mar 6-820$582,593-60.7%447-381$1,303$31,111,15515
Mar 13-1530$233,060-60%228-219$1,022$31,549,01416
Mar 20-2242$79,518-65.9%111-117$716$31,716,84717
Mar 27-2951$35,394-55.5%54-57$655$31,789,77418
Apr 3-564$12,981-63.3%29-25$447$31,817,89719
Apr 10-1272$9,697-25.3%13-16$745$31,838,00220
Apr 10-13
Easter wknd
42$10,422-13-$801$31,838,727-