Unmistaken Child

In Nepal, a venerable monk, Geshe Lama Konchog, dies and one of his disciples, a youthful monk named Tenzin Zopa, searches for his master's reincarnation. The film follows his search to the Tsum Valley where he finds a young boy of the right age who uncannily responds to Konchog's possessions. Is this the reincarnation of the master? After the boy passes several tests, Tenzin takes him to meet the Dalai Lama. Will the parents agree to let the boy go to the monastery, and, if so, how will the child respond? Central to the film is the relationship the child develops with Tenzin.


Domestic (82.8%)
Summary Details
See full company information
1 theaters
Running Time1 hr 42 min
In Release212 days/30 weeks
Widest Release6 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Jun 5-770$6,293-1-$6,293$9,7281
Jun 12-1457$17,470+177.6%3+2$5,823$32,3052
Jun 19-2169$8,658-50.4%4+1$2,164$49,3443
Jun 26-2853$15,203+75.6%6+2$2,533$68,2584
Jul 10-1256$12,634-5-$2,526$109,1606
Jul 17-1959$14,626+15.8%6+1$2,437$131,1387
Jul 24-2658$17,381+18.8%6-$2,896$157,5078
Jul 31-Aug 270$11,168-35.7%5-1$2,233$179,1589
Aug 7-977$5,337-52.2%3-2$1,779$189,70810
Aug 14-1675$5,515+3.3%5+2$1,103$197,93211
Aug 21-2373$8,014+45.3%4-1$2,003$208,34512
Aug 28-3082$6,091-24%4-$1,522$221,13913
Sep 4-677$5,384-11.6%4-$1,346$230,85414
Sep 4-7
Labor Day wknd
Sep 18-2086$7,003-3-$2,334$257,84716
Sep 25-2792$5,386-23.1%3-$1,795$266,49117
Oct 2-489$6,283+16.7%4+1$1,570$274,42518
Oct 9-1187$4,983-20.7%3-1$1,661$283,53319
Oct 16-1887$5,815+16.7%5+2$1,163$294,41920
Oct 23-2594$4,455-23.4%4-1$1,113$302,70321