The Birth of a Nation (2016)

Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher in the antebellum South, orchestrates an uprising.

All Releases

Domestic (94.5%)
$15,861,566
International (5.5%)
$917,646
Worldwide
$16,779,212
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorFox Searchlight Pictures
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Domestic Opening$7,004,254
Budget$8,500,000
Earliest Release DateOctober 7, 2016 (Domestic)
MPAAR
Running Time2 hr
GenresBiography Drama History
TitleEarliest Release DateDomestic Opening Weekend% of TotalTheatersDomestic 2nd Weekend2nd Weekend DropDomesticInternationalWorldwide
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PreciousNov 6, 2009$1.9M3.9%18$5.9M+213.7%$47.6M$16.1M$63.6M
12 Years a SlaveOct 18, 2013$923.7k1.6%19$2.1M+131.1%$56.7M$131.1M$187.7M
St. VincentOct 10, 2014$109.9k0.2%4$665.6k+505.7%$44.1M$10.7M$54.8M
Lee Daniels' The ButlerAug 16, 2013$24.6M21.1%2,933$16.5M-33%$116.6M$60.7M$177.3M
Free State of JonesJun 24, 2016$7.6M36.4%2,815$4.1M-45.3%$20.8M$4.2M$25.0M
Flags of Our FathersOct 20, 2006$10.2M30.5%1,876$6.3M-38.1%$33.6M$32.3M$65.9M
DetroitJul 28, 2017$350.2k2.1%20$7.1M+1,934.8%$16.8M$6.6M$23.4M
North CountryOct 21, 2005$6.4M35%2,555$3.6M-44.6%$18.3M$6.9M$25.2M
UnbrokenDec 25, 2014$30.6M26.5%3,131$18.2M-40.7%$115.6M$45.8M$161.5M
Fruitvale StationJul 12, 2013$386.3k2.4%7$739.5k+91.4%$16.1M$1.3M$17.4M
ChangelingOct 24, 2008$489.0k1.4%15$9.4M+1,812.3%$35.7M$77.7M$113.4M
Just MercyDec 25, 2019$107.9k0.3%4$76.6k-29%$36.0M$14.4M$50.4M