The Rum Diary

American journalist Paul Kemp takes on a freelance job in Puerto Rico for a local newspaper during the 1960s and struggles to find a balance between island culture and the expatriates who live there.

Grosses

Domestic (54.7%)
$13,109,815
Summary Details
DistributorFilmDistrict
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Opening$5,135,369
2,273 theaters
Budget$45,000,000
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 59 min
GenresComedy Drama
In Release70 days/10 weeks
Widest Release2,292 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Oct 28, 2011Friday3$1,841,255--2,273$810$1,841,2551
Oct 29, 2011Saturday5$1,893,348+2.8%-2,273$832$3,734,6032
Oct 30, 2011Sunday3$1,400,766-26%-2,273$616$5,135,3693
Oct 31, 2011
Halloween
Monday4$544,244-61.1%-2,273$239$5,679,6134
Nov 1, 2011Tuesday4$680,351+25%-2,273$299$6,359,9645
Nov 2, 2011Wednesday4$542,146-20.3%-2,273$238$6,902,1106
Nov 3, 2011Thursday4$533,624-1.6%-2,273$234$7,435,7347
Nov 4, 2011Friday7$986,737+84.9%-46.4%2,292$430$8,422,4718
Nov 5, 2011Saturday8$1,201,326+21.7%-36.6%2,292$524$9,623,7979
Nov 6, 2011Sunday8$732,418-39%-47.7%2,292$319$10,356,21510
Nov 7, 2011Monday6$272,941-62.7%-49.8%2,292$119$10,629,15611
Nov 8, 2011Tuesday6$346,490+26.9%-49.1%2,292$151$10,975,64612
Nov 9, 2011Wednesday6$282,339-18.5%-47.9%2,292$123$11,257,98513
Nov 10, 2011Thursday7$309,999+9.8%-41.9%2,292$135$11,567,98414
Nov 11, 2011Friday14$285,634-7.9%-71.1%947$301$11,853,61815
Nov 12, 2011Saturday14$322,191+12.8%-73.2%947$340$12,175,80916
Nov 13, 2011Sunday14$195,631-39.3%-73.3%947$206$12,371,44017
Nov 14, 2011Monday12$78,239-60%-71.3%947$82$12,449,67918
Nov 15, 2011Tuesday11$95,730+22.4%-72.4%947$101$12,545,40919
Nov 16, 2011Wednesday11$82,007-14.3%-71%947$86$12,627,41620
Nov 17, 2011Thursday14$63,781-22.2%-79.4%947$67$12,691,19721
Nov 18, 2011Friday23$42,307-33.7%-85.2%152$278$12,733,50422
Nov 19, 2011Saturday23$59,871+41.5%-81.4%152$393$12,793,37523
Nov 20, 2011Sunday22$45,892-23.3%-76.5%152$301$12,839,26724
Nov 21, 2011Monday26$20,001-56.4%-74.4%152$131$12,859,26825
Nov 22, 2011Tuesday26$23,271+16.3%-75.7%152$153$12,882,53926
Nov 23, 2011Wednesday29$9,683-58.4%-88.2%152$63$12,892,22227
Nov 24, 2011
Thanksgiving
Thursday28$10,550+9%-83.5%152$69$12,902,77228
Nov 25, 2011Friday33$20,301+92.4%-52%54$375$12,923,07329
Nov 26, 2011Saturday34$20,537+1.2%-65.7%54$380$12,943,61030
Nov 27, 2011Sunday32$13,405-34.7%-70.8%54$248$12,957,01531
Nov 28, 2011Monday31$6,296-53%-68.5%54$116$12,963,31132
Nov 29, 2011Tuesday32$6,739+7%-71%54$124$12,970,05033
Nov 30, 2011Wednesday32$5,448-19.2%-43.7%54$100$12,975,49834
Dec 1, 2011Thursday33$5,291-2.9%-49.8%54$97$12,980,78935
Dec 2, 2011Friday35$12,024+127.3%-40.8%63$190$12,992,81336
Dec 3, 2011Saturday35$14,624+21.6%-28.8%63$232$13,007,43737
Dec 4, 2011Sunday35$11,462-21.6%-14.5%63$181$13,018,89938
Dec 5, 2011Monday35$4,873-57.5%-22.6%63$77$13,023,77239
Dec 6, 2011Tuesday34$6,144+26.1%-8.8%63$97$13,029,91640
Dec 7, 2011Wednesday36$5,558-9.5%+2%63$88$13,035,47441
Dec 8, 2011Thursday35$5,517-0.7%+4.3%63$87$13,040,99142
Dec 9, 2011Friday39$9,341+69.3%-22.3%63$148$13,050,33243
Dec 10, 2011Saturday41$10,976+17.5%-24.9%63$174$13,061,30844
Dec 11, 2011Sunday40$9,154-16.6%-20.1%63$145$13,070,46245
Dec 12, 2011Monday38$3,658-60%-24.9%63$58$13,074,12046
Dec 13, 2011Tuesday38$4,607+25.9%-25%63$73$13,078,72747
Dec 14, 2011Wednesday38$4,286-7%-22.9%63$68$13,083,01348
Dec 15, 2011Thursday39$4,600+7.3%-16.6%63$73$13,087,61349
Dec 16, 2011Friday38$3,691-19.8%-60.5%30$123$13,091,30450
Dec 17, 2011Saturday38$5,031+36.3%-54.2%30$167$13,096,33551
Dec 18, 2011Sunday39$3,707-26.3%-59.5%30$123$13,100,04252
Dec 19, 2011Monday39$2,735-26.2%-25.2%30$91$13,102,77753
Dec 20, 2011Tuesday39$2,588-5.4%-43.8%30$86$13,105,36554
Dec 21, 2011Wednesday41$1,939-25.1%-54.8%30$64$13,107,30455
Dec 22, 2011Thursday41$2,511+29.5%-45.4%30$83$13,109,81556