I Dreamed of Africa

A bored Italian socialite (Kim Basinger) abandons her jet-set lifestyle for the rigors and rewards of rural Kenya in this true story, based on the best-selling memoir by Kuki Gallmann. Directed by Hugh Hudson (Chariots of Fire).

Grosses

Domestic (46.2%)
$6,651,522
Summary Details
DistributorSony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
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Opening$2,411,445
2,112 theaters
Budget$50,000,000
Release DateMay 5, 2000
MPAAPG-13
Running Time1 hr 54 min
GenresAdventure Biography Drama Romance
In Release241 days/34 weeks
Widest Release2,112 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
May 5-79$2,411,445-2,112-$1,141$2,411,4451
May 12-1414$1,487,467-38.3%2,112-$704$4,902,6392
May 19-2123$455,198-69.4%700-1,412$650$5,938,2463
May 26-29
Memorial Day wknd
48$131,295-164-$800$6,242,456-
Jun 2-452$56,503-112-$504$6,344,3985
Jun 9-1158$45,240-19.9%58-54$780$6,432,8266
Jun 23-2545$64,624-151-$427$6,543,1948