The Lovely Month of May

Chris Marker and Pierre Lhomme's LE JOLI MAI (The Lovely Month of May) is a portrait of Paris and Parisians during May 1962, the first springtime of peace after the ceasefire with Algeria and the first time in 23 years that France was not involved in any war.

Grosses

Domestic (100%)
$55,038
Summary Details
DistributorIcarus Films
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Opening$10,662
3 theaters
Running Time2 hr 45 min
GenresDocumentary
In Release1,936 days/276 weeks
Widest Release3 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Sep 13, 2013Friday49$3,086--3$1,028$3,0861
Sep 14, 2013Saturday50$3,329+7.9%-3$1,109$6,4152
Sep 15, 2013Sunday49$4,247+27.6%-3$1,415$10,6623
Sep 16, 2013Monday42$1,603-62.3%-2$801$12,2654
Sep 17, 2013Tuesday44$1,461-8.9%-1$1,461$13,7265
Sep 18, 2013Wednesday44$2,052+40.5%-1$2,052$15,7786
Sep 19, 2013Thursday43$2,299+12%-1$2,299$18,0777
Sep 20, 2013Friday56$532-76.9%-82.8%2$266$18,6098
Sep 21, 2013Saturday54$936+75.9%-71.9%2$468$19,5459
Sep 22, 2013Sunday54$633-32.4%-85.1%2$316$20,17810
Sep 23, 2013Monday49$400-36.8%-75%2$200$20,57811
Sep 24, 2013Tuesday50$385-3.8%-73.6%2$192$20,96312
Sep 25, 2013Wednesday50$506+31.4%-75.3%2$253$21,46913
Sep 26, 2013Thursday50$547+8.1%-76.2%2$273$22,01614
Oct 18, 2013Friday53$180--1$180$24,63636
Oct 19, 2013Saturday52$1,219+577.2%-1$1,219$25,85537
Oct 20, 2013Sunday53$313-74.3%-1$313$26,16838
Oct 21, 2013Monday46$335+7%-1$335$26,50339
Oct 22, 2013Tuesday48$83-75.2%-1$83$26,58640
Oct 23, 2013Wednesday46$203+144.6%-1$203$26,78941
Oct 24, 2013Thursday46$365+79.8%-1$365$27,15442
Oct 30, 2013Wednesday46$282-+38.9%1$282$27,43648
Nov 8, 2013Friday53$146--1$146$28,03957
Nov 9, 2013Saturday47$1,896+1,198.6%-2$948$29,93558
Nov 10, 2013Sunday50$717-62.2%-2$358$30,65259
Nov 11, 2013Monday40$1,223+70.6%-3$407$31,87560
Nov 12, 2013Tuesday43$596-51.3%-2$298$32,47161
Nov 13, 2013Wednesday39$811+36.1%-2$405$33,28262
Nov 14, 2013Thursday47$449-44.6%-1$449$33,73163
Nov 15, 2013Friday50$706+57.2%+383.6%2$353$34,43764
Nov 16, 2013Saturday50$1,164+64.9%-38.6%2$582$35,60165
Nov 17, 2013Sunday47$838-28%+16.9%2$419$36,43966
Nov 18, 2013Monday43$387-53.8%-68.4%2$193$36,82667
Nov 19, 2013Tuesday43$511+32%-14.3%2$255$37,33768
Nov 20, 2013Wednesday43$742+45.2%-8.5%2$371$38,07969
Nov 21, 2013Thursday38$1,426+92.2%+217.6%3$475$39,50570
Nov 22, 2013Friday50$83-94.2%-88.2%1$83$39,58871
Nov 23, 2013Saturday51$169+103.6%-85.5%2$84$39,75772
Nov 24, 2013Sunday49$149-11.8%-82.2%1$149$39,90673
Nov 30, 2013Saturday45$645-+281.7%1$645$40,55179
Dec 3, 2013Tuesday46$400--1$400$40,95182
Dec 6, 2013Friday42$626--1$626$41,57785
Dec 7, 2013Saturday41$1,484+137.1%+130.1%1$1,484$43,06186
Dec 8, 2013Sunday41$944-36.4%-1$944$44,00587
Jan 1, 2014
New Year's Day
Wednesday49$59--1$59$45,802111
Jan 2, 2014Thursday49$15-74.6%-1$15$45,817112
Jan 6, 2014Monday45$56--1$56$45,873116
Jan 7, 2014Tuesday45$56--1$56$45,929117
Jan 13, 2014Monday40$376-+571.4%1$376$46,305123
Jan 24, 2014Friday43$262--1$262$46,567134
Apr 23, 2014Wednesday47$194--1$194$46,761223
May 1, 2014Thursday48$108--1$108$46,869231
May 19, 2014Monday43$115--1$115$46,984249
May 20, 2014Tuesday43$171+48.7%-1$171$47,155250
Aug 16, 2014Saturday49$1,277--1$1,277$48,432338
Nov 1, 2015Sunday41$239--1$239$48,671780
Nov 3, 2015Tuesday38$563--1$563$49,234782
Feb 16, 2016Tuesday48$400--1$400$50,598887
Jul 14, 2017Friday45$1,124--1$1,124$51,7221,401
Jul 15, 2017Saturday46$1,027-8.6%-1$1,027$52,7491,402
Jul 16, 2017Sunday49$370-64%-1$370$53,1191,403
Jul 22, 2017Saturday49$317--69.1%1$317$53,4361,409
Jul 23, 2017Sunday49$260-18%-29.7%1$260$53,6961,410
Jul 26, 2017Wednesday45$472--1$472$54,1681,413
Jun 22, 2018Friday46$620--1$620$55,0381,744