Memoirs of a Geisha

Nitta Sayuri reveals how she transcended her fishing-village roots and became one of Japan's most celebrated geisha.

Grosses

Domestic (35.4%)
$57,490,508
Summary Details
DistributorSony Pictures Releasing
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Runtime2 hr 25 min
Opening Weekend$682,504
8 theaters
GenresDrama Romance
Release Date (Wide)Dec 9, 2005 (Dec 23, 2005) - Mar 12, 2006
Widest Release1,654 theaters
In Release388 days/55 weeks

Key:Estimated

DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Dec 9, 2005Friday13$226,024--8$28,253$226,0241
Dec 10, 2005Saturday15$252,524+11.7%-8$31,565$478,5482
Dec 11, 2005Sunday13$203,956-19.2%-8$25,494$682,5043
Dec 12, 2005Monday14$84,250-58.7%-8$10,531$766,7544
Dec 13, 2005Tuesday14$79,102-6.1%-8$9,887$845,8565
Dec 14, 2005Wednesday15$64,730-18.2%-9$7,192$910,5866
Dec 15, 2005Thursday15$61,403-5.1%-9$6,822$971,9897
Dec 16, 2005Friday12$376,953+513.9%+66.8%52$7,249$1,348,9428
Dec 17, 2005Saturday12$499,900+32.6%+98%52$9,613$1,848,8429
Dec 18, 2005Sunday12$425,478-14.9%+108.6%52$8,182$2,274,32010
Dec 19, 2005Monday13$201,140-52.7%+138.7%52$3,868$2,475,46011
Dec 20, 2005Tuesday14$209,184+4%+164.4%52$4,022$2,684,64412
Dec 21, 2005Wednesday14$198,148-5.3%+206.1%52$3,810$2,882,79213
Dec 22, 2005Thursday13$206,843+4.4%+236.9%52$3,977$3,089,63514
Dec 23, 2005Friday5$2,651,550+1,181.9%+603.4%1,547$1,713$5,741,18515
Dec 24, 2005Saturday5$1,480,436-44.2%+196.1%1,547$956$7,221,62116
Dec 25, 2005
Christmas Day
Sunday8$2,619,743+77%+515.7%1,547$1,693$9,841,36417
Dec 26, 2005Monday7$3,413,385+30.3%+1,597%1,547$2,206$13,254,74918
Dec 27, 2005Tuesday6$2,436,744-28.6%+1,064.9%1,547$1,575$15,691,49319
Dec 28, 2005Wednesday6$2,369,988-2.7%+1,096.1%1,547$1,531$18,061,48120
Dec 29, 2005Thursday6$2,356,007-0.6%+1,039%1,547$1,522$20,417,48821
Dec 30, 2005Friday6$2,787,391+18.3%+5.1%1,547$1,801$23,204,87922
Dec 31, 2005
New Year's Eve
Saturday7$2,119,005-24%+43.1%1,547$1,369$25,323,88423
Jan 1, 2006
New Year's Day
Sunday6$2,840,023+34%+8.4%1,547$1,835$28,163,90724
Jan 2, 2006Monday5$2,469,496-13%-27.7%1,547$1,596$30,633,40325
Jan 3, 2006Tuesday5$1,082,758-56.2%-55.6%1,547$699$31,716,16126
Jan 4, 2006Wednesday5$976,978-9.8%-58.8%1,547$631$32,693,13927
Jan 5, 2006Thursday4$1,057,527+8.2%-55.1%1,547$683$33,750,66628
Jan 6, 2006Friday7$1,846,330+74.6%-33.8%1,589$1,161$35,596,99629
Jan 7, 2006Saturday7$2,584,842+40%+22%1,589$1,626$38,181,83830
Jan 8, 2006Sunday7$1,680,021-35%-40.8%1,589$1,057$39,861,85931
Jan 9, 2006Monday7$533,609-68.2%-78.4%1,589$335$40,395,46832
Jan 10, 2006Tuesday7$612,674+14.8%-43.4%1,589$385$41,008,14233
Jan 11, 2006Wednesday7$594,799-2.9%-39.1%1,589$374$41,602,94134
Jan 12, 2006Thursday7$601,189+1.1%-43.2%1,589$378$42,204,13035
Jan 13, 2006Friday11$1,220,313+103%-33.9%1,654$737$43,424,44336
Jan 14, 2006Saturday12$1,744,552+43%-32.5%1,654$1,054$45,168,99537
Jan 15, 2006Sunday12$1,343,028-23%-20.1%1,654$811$46,512,02338
Jan 16, 2006
MLK Day
Monday12$802,159-40.3%+50.3%1,654$484$47,314,18239
Jan 17, 2006Tuesday9$389,580-51.4%-36.4%1,654$235$47,703,76240
Jan 18, 2006Wednesday8$391,902+0.6%-34.1%1,654$236$48,095,66441
Jan 19, 2006Thursday8$411,493+5%-31.6%1,654$248$48,507,15742
Jan 20, 2006Friday16$765,801+86.1%-37.2%1,404$545$49,272,95843
Jan 21, 2006Saturday17$1,213,410+58.4%-30.4%1,404$864$50,486,36844
Jan 22, 2006Sunday15$705,286-41.9%-47.5%1,404$502$51,191,65445
Jan 23, 2006Monday13$235,802-66.6%-70.6%1,404$167$51,427,45646
Jan 24, 2006Tuesday10$282,175+19.7%-27.6%1,404$200$51,709,63147
Jan 25, 2006Wednesday9$267,196-5.3%-31.8%1,404$190$51,976,82748
Jan 26, 2006Thursday10$285,179+6.7%-30.7%1,404$203$52,262,00649
Jan 27, 2006Friday18$431,532+51.3%-43.6%1,016$424$52,693,53850
Jan 28, 2006Saturday19$686,856+59.2%-43.4%1,016$676$53,380,39451
Jan 29, 2006Sunday19$439,528-36%-37.7%1,016$432$53,819,92252
Jan 30, 2006Monday16$145,469-66.9%-38.3%1,016$143$53,965,39153
Jan 31, 2006Tuesday15$164,685+13.2%-41.6%1,016$162$54,130,07654
Feb 1, 2006Wednesday16$161,291-2.1%-39.6%1,016$158$54,291,36755
Feb 2, 2006Thursday16$167,064+3.6%-41.4%1,016$164$54,458,43156
Feb 3, 2006Friday22$260,267+55.8%-39.7%765$340$54,718,69857
Feb 4, 2006Saturday22$419,837+61.3%-38.9%765$548$55,138,53558
Feb 5, 2006Sunday21$208,647-50.3%-52.5%765$272$55,347,18259
Feb 6, 2006Monday21$83,968-59.8%-42.3%765$109$55,431,15060
Feb 7, 2006Tuesday20$102,496+22.1%-37.8%765$133$55,533,64661
Feb 8, 2006Wednesday20$94,411-7.9%-41.5%765$123$55,628,05762
Feb 9, 2006Thursday21$100,654+6.6%-39.8%765$131$55,728,71163
Feb 10, 2006Friday26$92,655-7.9%-64.4%287$322$55,821,36664
Feb 11, 2006Saturday26$150,561+62.5%-64.1%287$524$55,971,92765
Feb 12, 2006Sunday26$98,713-34.4%-52.7%287$343$56,070,64066
Feb 17, 2006Friday32$48,332--47.8%131$368$56,294,59971
Feb 18, 2006Saturday31$82,528+70.8%-45.2%131$629$56,377,12772
Feb 19, 2006Sunday30$66,181-19.8%-33%131$505$56,443,30873
Feb 20, 2006
Presidents' Day
Monday31$39,854-39.8%-131$304$56,483,16274
Feb 24, 2006Friday33$37,246--22.9%109$341$56,585,23878
Feb 25, 2006Saturday33$56,828+52.6%-31.1%109$521$56,642,06679
Feb 26, 2006Sunday33$36,562-35.7%-44.8%109$335$56,678,62880
Mar 3, 2006Friday37$26,621--28.5%85$313$56,763,60785
Mar 4, 2006Saturday37$43,183+62.2%-24%85$508$56,806,79086
Mar 5, 2006Sunday37$19,624-54.6%-46.3%85$230$56,826,41487
Mar 10, 2006Friday37$30,890-+16%102$302$56,924,96092
Mar 11, 2006Saturday37$49,052+58.8%+13.6%102$480$56,974,01293
Mar 12, 2006Sunday37$36,841-24.9%+87.7%102$361$57,010,85394