Memoirs of a Geisha (2005)

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

All Releases

Domestic (35.4%)
$57,490,508
International (64.6%)
$104,752,454
Worldwide
$162,242,962
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorSony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
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Domestic Opening$682,504
Budget$85,000,000
Earliest Release DateDecember 9, 2005 (Domestic)
MPAAPG-13
Running Time2 hr 25 min
GenresDrama Romance

Domestic

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
DomesticDec 9, 2005$682,504$57,490,508

Europe, Middle East, and Africa

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
SpainJan 20, 2006$2,619,189$14,289,365
United KingdomJan 13, 2006$2,030,079$12,663,017
GermanyJan 19, 2006$1,408,693$8,121,404
FranceMar 1, 2006$5,438,950
ItalyDec 16, 2005$477,709$5,356,263
GreeceJan 12, 2006$513,100$1,699,200
DenmarkJan 13, 2006$1,633,366
SwitzerlandJan 19, 2006$1,505,939
PolandMar 10, 2006$361,026$1,303,403
NetherlandsApr 6, 2006$148,169$1,038,326
TurkeyFeb 10, 2006$252,393$974,101
AustriaJan 19, 2006$964,364
FinlandMar 3, 2006$839,474
SwedenDec 25, 2005$661,707
BelgiumMar 1, 2006$640,934
HungaryMar 23, 2006$496,947
Czech RepublicFeb 16, 2006$44,320$337,045
Ukraine$317,933
NorwayFeb 17, 2006$50,129$317,589
United Arab EmiratesFeb 8, 2006$98,571$238,317
South Africa$230,823
SloveniaFeb 2, 2006$224,861
LithuaniaFeb 10, 2006$195,570
CroatiaFeb 9, 2006$195,311
Serbia and MontenegroFeb 16, 2006$172,347
LebanonFeb 9, 2006$34,616$164,865
RomaniaApr 14, 2006$117,870
BulgariaFeb 3, 2006$33,601$100,135
IcelandJan 20, 2006$65,197
BahrainFeb 15, 2006$41,724
EgyptFeb 22, 2006$39,573
KuwaitFeb 8, 2006$38,515
SlovakiaApr 27, 2006$34,345
East AfricaFeb 10, 2006$28,299
JordanFeb 8, 2006$27,736
QatarFeb 9, 2006$27,703
NigeriaFeb 10, 2006$23,141
OmanFeb 8, 2006$17,127

Latin America

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
MexicoFeb 3, 2006$4,015,109
BrazilFeb 3, 2006$933,891
ColombiaMar 3, 2006$705,485
ArgentinaJan 12, 2006$99,361$437,980
VenezuelaMar 3, 2006$358,195
Central America+Feb 17, 2006$357,067
ChileFeb 16, 2006$303,387
PeruApr 13, 2006$195,103
EcuadorMar 3, 2006$141,658
UruguayMar 13, 2006$80,049
BoliviaApr 13, 2006$25,025
Jamaica$19,000
Lesser Antilles$19,000

Asia Pacific

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
JapanDec 10, 2005$1,545,015$10,974,880
AustraliaJan 19, 2006$2,084,682$7,797,594
South KoreaFeb 2, 2006$2,013,139$6,332,236
TaiwanJan 14, 2006$256,243$1,830,505
Russia/CISJan 19, 2006$674,307$1,783,166
SingaporeJan 19, 2006$1,138,000
New ZealandJan 19, 2006$183,173$760,707
Hong KongJan 12, 2006$720,024
ThailandFeb 2, 2006$233,600$670,417
IndonesiaJan 12, 2006$603,467
MalaysiaJan 19, 2006$532,463
PhilippinesFeb 22, 2006$279,142
IndiaFeb 24, 2006$192,772