Beasts of the Southern Wild

Faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community and unleash ancient aurochs, six-year-old Hushpuppy must learn the ways of courage and love.

Grosses

Domestic (60.6%)
$12,795,746
Summary Details
DistributorFox Searchlight Pictures
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Opening$169,702
4 theaters
MPAAPG-13
Running Time1 hr 33 min
GenresAdventure Drama Fantasy
In Release553 days/79 weeks
Widest Release318 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Jun 27, 2012Wednesday25$27,175--4$6,793$27,1751
Jun 28, 2012Thursday25$24,036-11.6%-4$6,009$51,2112
Jun 29, 2012Friday25$51,640+114.8%-4$12,910$102,8513
Jun 30, 2012Saturday25$63,896+23.7%-4$15,974$166,7474
Jul 1, 2012Sunday25$54,166-15.2%-4$13,541$220,9135
Jul 2, 2012Monday26$23,180-57.2%-4$5,795$244,0936
Jul 3, 2012Tuesday26$30,421+31.2%-4$7,605$274,5147
Jul 4, 2012
Independence Day
Wednesday24$59,932+97%+120.5%7$8,561$334,4468
Jul 5, 2012Thursday27$35,343-41%+47%7$5,049$369,7899
Jul 6, 2012Friday21$108,773+207.8%+110.6%19$5,724$478,56210
Jul 7, 2012Saturday21$151,814+39.6%+137.6%19$7,990$630,37611
Jul 8, 2012Sunday21$113,470-25.3%+109.5%19$5,972$743,84612
Jul 9, 2012Monday23$40,297-64.5%+73.8%19$2,120$784,14313
Jul 10, 2012Tuesday24$38,921-3.4%+27.9%19$2,048$823,06414
Jul 11, 2012Wednesday23$40,879+5%-31.8%19$2,151$863,94315
Jul 12, 2012Thursday25$38,197-6.6%+8.1%19$2,010$902,14016
Jul 13, 2012Friday17$212,290+455.8%+95.2%81$2,620$1,114,43017
Jul 14, 2012Saturday16$325,988+53.6%+114.7%81$4,024$1,440,41818
Jul 15, 2012Sunday14$252,257-22.6%+122.3%81$3,114$1,692,67519
Jul 16, 2012Monday17$91,380-63.8%+126.8%81$1,128$1,784,05520
Jul 17, 2012Tuesday17$116,343+27.3%+198.9%81$1,436$1,900,39821
Jul 18, 2012Wednesday16$102,564-11.8%+150.9%81$1,266$2,002,96222
Jul 19, 2012Thursday19$88,737-13.5%+132.3%81$1,095$2,091,69923
Jul 20, 2012Friday13$216,656+144.2%+2.1%129$1,679$2,308,35524
Jul 21, 2012Saturday13$314,796+45.3%-3.4%129$2,440$2,623,15125
Jul 22, 2012Sunday13$231,991-26.3%-8%129$1,798$2,855,14226
Jul 23, 2012Monday12$103,929-55.2%+13.7%129$805$2,959,07127
Jul 24, 2012Tuesday14$117,277+12.8%+0.8%129$909$3,076,34828
Jul 25, 2012Wednesday13$100,323-14.5%-2.2%129$777$3,176,67129
Jul 26, 2012Thursday13$104,219+3.9%+17.4%129$807$3,280,89030
Jul 27, 2012Friday13$222,464+113.5%+2.7%208$1,069$3,503,35431
Jul 28, 2012Saturday12$401,580+80.5%+27.6%208$1,930$3,904,93432
Jul 29, 2012Sunday12$302,002-24.8%+30.2%208$1,451$4,206,93633
Jul 30, 2012Monday13$114,626-62%+10.3%208$551$4,321,56234
Jul 31, 2012Tuesday13$137,402+19.9%+17.2%208$660$4,458,96435
Aug 1, 2012Wednesday13$136,341-0.8%+35.9%208$655$4,595,30536
Aug 2, 2012Thursday13$133,487-2.1%+28.1%208$641$4,728,79237
Aug 3, 2012Friday12$298,069+123.3%+34%318$937$5,026,86138
Aug 4, 2012Saturday12$494,974+66.1%+23.3%318$1,556$5,521,83539
Aug 5, 2012Sunday12$361,725-26.9%+19.8%318$1,137$5,883,56040
Aug 6, 2012Monday13$140,120-61.3%+22.2%318$440$6,023,68041
Aug 7, 2012Tuesday12$152,725+9%+11.2%318$480$6,176,40542
Aug 8, 2012Wednesday14$132,491-13.2%-2.8%318$416$6,308,89643
Aug 9, 2012Thursday14$128,377-3.1%-3.8%318$403$6,437,27344
Aug 10, 2012Friday14$207,911+62%-30.2%286$726$6,645,18445
Aug 11, 2012Saturday14$308,280+48.3%-37.7%286$1,077$6,953,46446
Aug 12, 2012Sunday14$206,692-33%-42.9%286$722$7,160,15647
Aug 13, 2012Monday15$90,575-56.2%-35.4%286$316$7,250,73148
Aug 14, 2012Tuesday14$102,191+12.8%-33.1%286$357$7,352,92249
Aug 15, 2012Wednesday16$98,278-3.8%-25.8%282$348$7,451,20050
Aug 16, 2012Thursday17$96,476-1.8%-24.8%282$342$7,547,67651
Aug 17, 2012Friday20$153,074+58.7%-26.4%236$648$7,700,75052
Aug 18, 2012Saturday19$246,113+60.8%-20.2%236$1,042$7,946,86353
Aug 19, 2012Sunday19$164,106-33.3%-20.6%236$695$8,110,96954
Aug 20, 2012Monday19$67,783-58.7%-25.2%236$287$8,178,75255
Aug 21, 2012Tuesday19$74,147+9.4%-27.4%236$314$8,252,89956
Aug 22, 2012Wednesday20$71,585-3.5%-27.2%230$311$8,324,48457
Aug 23, 2012Thursday20$72,109+0.7%-25.3%230$313$8,396,59358
Aug 24, 2012Friday23$118,905+64.9%-22.3%212$560$8,515,49859
Aug 25, 2012Saturday21$198,059+66.6%-19.5%212$934$8,713,55760
Aug 26, 2012Sunday19$146,161-26.2%-10.9%212$689$8,859,71861
Aug 27, 2012Monday19$54,577-62.7%-19.5%212$257$8,914,29562
Aug 28, 2012Tuesday21$62,163+13.9%-16.2%212$293$8,976,45863
Aug 29, 2012Wednesday20$54,917-11.7%-23.3%232$236$9,031,37564
Aug 30, 2012Thursday20$58,564+6.6%-18.8%232$252$9,089,93965
Aug 31, 2012Friday24$124,353+112.3%+4.6%267$465$9,214,29266
Sep 1, 2012Saturday23$201,208+61.8%+1.6%267$753$9,415,50067
Sep 2, 2012Sunday23$202,606+0.7%+38.6%267$758$9,618,10668
Sep 3, 2012
Labor Day
Monday21$170,055-16.1%+211.6%267$636$9,788,16169
Sep 4, 2012Tuesday23$43,828-74.2%-29.5%267$164$9,831,98970
Sep 5, 2012Wednesday23$40,209-8.3%-26.8%267$150$9,872,19871
Sep 6, 2012Thursday20$40,941+1.8%-30.1%267$153$9,913,13972
Sep 7, 2012Friday24$94,853+131.7%-23.7%269$352$10,007,99273
Sep 8, 2012Saturday25$169,711+78.9%-15.7%269$630$10,177,70374
Sep 9, 2012Sunday25$94,388-44.4%-53.4%269$350$10,272,09175
Sep 10, 2012Monday20$33,875-64.1%-80.1%269$125$10,305,96676
Sep 11, 2012Tuesday22$35,448+4.6%-19.1%269$131$10,341,41477
Sep 12, 2012Wednesday20$35,829+1.1%-10.9%269$133$10,377,24378
Sep 13, 2012Thursday20$40,190+12.2%-1.8%269$149$10,417,43379
Sep 14, 2012Friday29$69,537+73%-26.7%212$328$10,486,97080
Sep 15, 2012Saturday30$111,422+60.2%-34.3%212$525$10,598,39281
Sep 16, 2012Sunday31$62,592-43.8%-33.7%212$295$10,660,98482
Sep 17, 2012Monday27$27,555-56%-18.7%212$129$10,688,53983
Sep 18, 2012Tuesday27$33,085+20.1%-6.7%212$156$10,721,62484
Sep 19, 2012Wednesday24$29,882-9.7%-16.6%212$140$10,751,50685
Sep 20, 2012Thursday24$27,720-7.2%-31%212$130$10,779,22686
Sep 21, 2012Friday37$33,022+19.1%-52.5%132$250$10,812,24887
Sep 22, 2012Saturday36$57,380+73.8%-48.5%132$434$10,869,62888
Sep 23, 2012Sunday36$33,345-41.9%-46.7%132$252$10,902,97389
Sep 24, 2012Monday33$12,262-63.2%-55.5%132$92$10,915,23590
Sep 25, 2012Tuesday31$14,717+20%-55.5%132$111$10,929,95291
Sep 26, 2012Wednesday33$15,501+5.3%-48.1%132$117$10,945,45392
Sep 27, 2012Thursday31$14,914-3.8%-46.2%132$112$10,960,36793
Sep 28, 2012Friday36$19,758+32.5%-40.2%69$286$10,980,12594
Sep 29, 2012Saturday38$30,852+56.1%-46.2%69$447$11,010,97795
Sep 30, 2012Sunday36$18,953-38.6%-43.2%69$274$11,029,93096
Oct 1, 2012Monday30$6,939-63.4%-43.4%69$100$11,036,86997
Oct 2, 2012Tuesday32$8,473+22.1%-42.4%69$122$11,045,34298
Oct 3, 2012Wednesday32$6,183-27%-60.1%69$89$11,051,52599
Oct 4, 2012Thursday31$8,858+43.3%-40.6%69$128$11,060,383100
Oct 5, 2012Friday37$10,809+22%-45.3%51$211$11,071,192101
Oct 6, 2012Saturday36$17,795+64.6%-42.3%51$348$11,088,987102
Oct 7, 2012Sunday36$12,511-29.7%-34%51$245$11,101,498103
Oct 8, 2012
Columbus Day
Monday32$9,259-26%+33.4%47$197$11,110,757104
Oct 9, 2012Tuesday32$4,951-46.5%-41.6%47$105$11,115,708105
Oct 10, 2012Wednesday32$5,154+4.1%-16.6%47$109$11,120,862106
Oct 11, 2012Thursday32$6,149+19.3%-30.6%47$130$11,127,011107
Oct 12, 2012Friday41$5,659-8%-47.6%36$157$11,132,670108
Oct 13, 2012Saturday39$10,485+85.3%-41.1%36$291$11,143,155109
Oct 14, 2012Sunday39$9,111-13.1%-27.2%36$253$11,152,266110
Oct 15, 2012Monday35$3,445-62.2%-62.8%36$95$11,155,711111
Oct 16, 2012Tuesday35$4,631+34.4%-6.5%36$128$11,160,342112
Oct 17, 2012Wednesday32$5,386+16.3%+4.5%36$149$11,165,728113
Oct 18, 2012Thursday35$3,509-34.8%-42.9%36$97$11,169,237114
Oct 19, 2012Friday41$5,333+52%-5.8%28$190$11,174,570115
Oct 20, 2012Saturday42$7,706+44.5%-26.5%28$275$11,182,276116
Oct 21, 2012Sunday42$4,374-43.2%-52%28$156$11,186,650117
Oct 22, 2012Monday38$1,345-69.3%-61%28$48$11,187,995118
Oct 23, 2012Tuesday38$2,101+56.2%-54.6%28$75$11,190,096119
Oct 24, 2012Wednesday38$2,038-3%-62.2%28$72$11,192,134120
Oct 25, 2012Thursday36$2,817+38.2%-19.7%28$100$11,194,951121
Oct 26, 2012Friday43$2,937+4.3%-44.9%20$146$11,197,888122
Oct 27, 2012Saturday42$3,975+35.3%-48.4%20$198$11,201,863123
Oct 28, 2012Sunday42$2,484-37.5%-43.2%20$124$11,204,347124
Nov 2, 2012Friday47$2,319--21%15$154$11,218,274129
Nov 3, 2012Saturday46$3,625+56.3%-8.8%15$241$11,221,899130
Nov 4, 2012Sunday44$3,566-1.6%+43.6%15$237$11,225,465131
Nov 5, 2012Monday41$1,410-60.5%-15$94$11,226,875132
Nov 6, 2012Tuesday43$952-32.5%-15$63$11,227,827133
Nov 7, 2012Wednesday43$1,173+23.2%-15$78$11,229,000134
Nov 8, 2012Thursday41$1,780+51.7%-15$118$11,230,780135
Nov 9, 2012Friday42$2,539+42.6%+9.5%15$169$11,233,319136
Nov 10, 2012Saturday42$4,446+75.1%+22.6%15$296$11,237,765137
Nov 11, 2012Sunday42$3,220-27.6%-9.7%15$214$11,240,985138
Nov 12, 2012Monday39$3,292+2.2%+133.5%15$219$11,244,277139
Nov 13, 2012Tuesday40$1,754-46.7%+84.2%15$116$11,246,031140
Nov 14, 2012Wednesday39$1,888+7.6%+61%15$125$11,247,919141
Nov 15, 2012Thursday41$1,209-36%-32.1%15$80$11,249,128142
Jan 11, 2013Friday48$1,659--4$414$11,296,859199
Jan 12, 2013Saturday48$2,204+32.9%-4$551$11,299,063200
Jan 13, 2013Sunday48$2,475+12.3%-4$618$11,301,538201
Jan 14, 2013Monday45$771-68.8%-4$192$11,302,309202
Jan 15, 2013Tuesday45$961+24.6%-4$240$11,303,270203
Jan 16, 2013Wednesday45$810-15.7%-4$202$11,304,080204
Jan 17, 2013Thursday45$956+18%-4$239$11,305,036205
Jan 18, 2013Friday33$35,998+3,665.5%+2,069.9%71$507$11,341,034206
Jan 19, 2013Saturday33$67,625+87.9%+2,968.3%71$952$11,408,659207
Jan 20, 2013Sunday33$46,346-31.5%+1,772.6%71$652$11,455,005208
Jan 21, 2013
MLK Day
Monday32$32,864-29.1%+4,162.5%71$462$11,487,869209
Jan 22, 2013Tuesday31$15,807-51.9%+1,544.8%71$222$11,503,676210
Jan 23, 2013Wednesday30$16,456+4.1%+1,931.6%71$231$11,520,132211
Jan 24, 2013Thursday30$19,473+18.3%+1,936.9%71$274$11,539,605212
Jan 25, 2013Friday34$37,411+92.1%+3.9%62$603$11,577,016213
Jan 26, 2013Saturday32$75,874+102.8%+12.2%62$1,223$11,652,890214
Jan 27, 2013Sunday31$45,038-40.6%-2.8%62$726$11,697,928215
Jan 28, 2013Monday29$14,677-67.4%-55.3%62$236$11,712,605216
Jan 29, 2013Tuesday30$14,243-3%-9.9%62$229$11,726,848217
Jan 30, 2013Wednesday30$14,624+2.7%-11.1%62$235$11,741,472218
Jan 31, 2013Thursday31$14,576-0.3%-25.1%62$235$11,756,048219
Feb 1, 2013Friday35$31,038+112.9%-17%76$408$11,787,086220
Feb 2, 2013Saturday33$64,083+106.5%-15.5%76$843$11,851,169221
Feb 3, 2013Sunday33$25,506-60.2%-43.4%76$335$11,876,675222
Feb 4, 2013Monday28$13,912-45.5%-5.2%76$183$11,890,587223
Feb 5, 2013Tuesday29$14,340+3.1%+0.7%76$188$11,904,927224
Feb 6, 2013Wednesday28$16,459+14.8%+12.5%76$216$11,921,386225
Feb 7, 2013Thursday28$16,756+1.8%+15%76$220$11,938,142226
Feb 8, 2013Friday33$27,068+61.5%-12.8%97$279$11,965,210227
Feb 9, 2013Saturday32$58,313+115.4%-9%97$601$12,023,523228
Feb 10, 2013Sunday32$39,053-33%+53.1%97$402$12,062,576229
Feb 11, 2013Monday30$14,200-63.6%+2.1%97$146$12,076,776230
Feb 12, 2013Tuesday29$15,336+8%+6.9%97$158$12,092,112231
Feb 13, 2013Wednesday29$12,729-17%-22.7%97$131$12,104,841232
Feb 14, 2013Thursday35$15,392+20.9%-8.1%97$158$12,120,233233
Feb 15, 2013Friday34$25,900+68.3%-4.3%192$134$12,146,133234
Feb 16, 2013Saturday28$80,959+212.6%+38.8%192$421$12,227,092235
Feb 17, 2013Sunday30$45,108-44.3%+15.5%192$234$12,272,200236
Feb 18, 2013
Presidents' Day
Monday29$34,788-22.9%+145%192$181$12,306,988237
Feb 19, 2013Tuesday28$16,404-52.8%+7%192$85$12,323,392238
Feb 20, 2013Wednesday28$17,766+8.3%+39.6%192$92$12,341,158239
Feb 21, 2013Thursday28$17,352-2.3%+12.7%192$90$12,358,510240
Feb 22, 2013Friday33$33,877+95.2%+30.8%73$464$12,392,387241
Feb 23, 2013Saturday25$150,051+342.9%+85.3%73$2,055$12,542,438242
Feb 24, 2013Sunday32$29,647-80.2%-34.3%73$406$12,572,085243
Feb 25, 2013Monday32$11,071-62.7%-68.2%73$151$12,583,156244
Feb 26, 2013Tuesday33$12,154+9.8%-25.9%73$166$12,595,310245
Feb 27, 2013Wednesday32$10,220-15.9%-42.5%73$140$12,605,530246
Feb 28, 2013Thursday32$11,701+14.5%-32.6%73$160$12,617,231247
Mar 1, 2013Friday36$17,396+48.7%-48.6%42$414$12,634,627248
Mar 2, 2013Saturday36$33,901+94.9%-77.4%42$807$12,668,528249
Mar 3, 2013Sunday37$19,145-43.5%-35.4%42$455$12,687,673250
Mar 4, 2013Monday36$6,890-64%-37.8%42$164$12,694,563251
Mar 5, 2013Tuesday35$6,701-2.7%-44.9%42$159$12,701,264252
Mar 6, 2013Wednesday37$5,950-11.2%-41.8%42$141$12,707,214253
Mar 7, 2013Thursday37$5,456-8.3%-53.4%42$129$12,712,670254
Mar 8, 2013Friday39$9,472+73.6%-45.6%32$296$12,722,142255
Mar 9, 2013Saturday39$15,787+66.7%-53.4%32$493$12,737,929256
Mar 10, 2013Sunday38$10,078-36.2%-47.4%32$314$12,748,007257
Mar 11, 2013Monday40$3,596-64.3%-47.8%32$112$12,751,603258
Mar 12, 2013Tuesday40$4,163+15.8%-37.9%32$130$12,755,766259
Mar 13, 2013Wednesday40$5,450+30.9%-8.4%32$170$12,761,216260
Mar 14, 2013Thursday38$6,012+10.3%+10.2%32$187$12,767,228261
Mar 15, 2013Friday44$4,913-18.3%-48.1%21$233$12,772,141262
Mar 16, 2013Saturday43$7,063+43.8%-55.3%21$336$12,779,204263
Mar 17, 2013Sunday43$5,193-26.5%-48.5%21$247$12,784,397264
Mar 18, 2013Monday43$2,298-55.7%-36.1%21$109$12,786,695265
Mar 19, 2013Tuesday41$3,017+31.3%-27.5%21$143$12,789,712266
Mar 20, 2013Wednesday42$3,032+0.5%-44.4%21$144$12,792,744267
Mar 21, 2013Thursday42$3,002-1%-50.1%21$142$12,795,746268