Adjuster:

Genres

Foreign Language

1980-Present
Only overseas-produced features counted. Re-issues excluded.



Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1200, #1201-1300, #1301-1400, #1401-1500, #1501-1538
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 401 Lust, Caution Focus $63,918 1.4% 1 $63,918 $4,604,982 9/28/07
2 309 Broken Embraces SPC $107,111 2.1% 2 $53,556 $5,014,305 11/20/09
3 253 The Motorcycle Diaries Focus $159,819 1.0% 3 $53,273 $16,781,387 9/24/04
4 313 Talk to Her SPC $104,396 1.1% 2 $52,198 $9,285,469 11/22/02
5 457 The Admiral: Roaring Currents CJ $51,431 2.0% 1 $51,431 $2,589,811 8/8/14
6 263 Bad Education SPC $147,370 2.8% 3 $49,123 $5,211,842 11/19/04
7 275 Amelie Mira. $136,470 0.4% 3 $45,490 $33,225,499 11/2/01
8 529 Tous les Matins du Monde Oct. $39,277 1.3% 1 $39,277 $3,089,497 11/13/92
9 205 The Skin I Live In SPC $223,119 7.0% 6 $37,187 $3,185,812 10/14/11
10 552 The Man From Nowhere CJ $35,751 6.8% 1 $35,751 $528,175 10/1/10
11 384 Monsoon Wedding USA $68,546 0.5% 2 $34,273 $13,885,966 2/22/02
12 576 Bread and Tulips First $32,933 0.6% 1 $32,933 $5,318,679 7/27/01
13 397 Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! Mira. $65,299 1.6% 2 $32,649 $4,087,361 5/4/90
14 591 The Widow of St. Pierre Lions $31,702 1.0% 1 $31,702 $3,074,234 3/2/01
15 592 Changing Times Koch $31,702 5.8% 1 $31,702 $545,255 7/14/06
16 602 Hannah Arendt Zeit. $31,270 4.4% 1 $31,270 $717,205 5/29/13
17 604 Too Beautiful For You OrionC $31,208 1.8% 1 $31,208 $1,776,440 3/2/90
18 412 Amores Perros Lions $61,047 1.1% 2 $30,523 $5,408,467 3/30/01
19 621 The Official Story ALM $29,426 100.0% 1 $29,426 $29,426 11/8/85
20 337 Night Watch (Nochnoi Dozor) FoxS $86,985 5.8% 3 $28,995 $1,502,188 2/17/06
21 298 2046 SPC $113,074 7.8% 4 $28,268 $1,444,588 8/5/05
22 645 Read My Lips Magn. $27,080 1.8% 1 $27,080 $1,471,911 7/5/02
23 276 Mongol PicH $135,326 2.4% 5 $27,065 $5,705,761 6/6/08
24 655 The Pirates WGUSA $26,025 6.3% 1 $26,025 $415,775 9/5/14
25 314 The Intouchables (U.S.-only) Wein. $103,507 1.0% 4 $25,877 $10,198,820 5/25/12
26 455 4 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days IFC $51,712 4.3% 2 $25,856 $1,198,208 1/25/08
27 657 The Story of Qiu Ju SPC $25,785 1.4% 1 $25,785 $1,890,247 4/16/93
28 660 The Dinner Game Lions $25,520 0.6% 1 $25,520 $4,071,548 7/9/99
29 317 A Very Long Engagement WIP $101,749 1.6% 4 $25,437 $6,524,389 11/26/04
30 664 Three Men and a Cradle Gold. $25,380 1.2% 1 $25,380 $2,052,466 4/25/86
31 318 Blue Is the Warmest Color IFC $100,316 4.6% 4 $25,079 $2,199,787 10/25/13
32 468 Summer Hours IFC $49,484 3.0% 2 $24,742 $1,657,001 5/15/09
33 679 Tazza: The Hidden Card CJ $24,106 9.6% 1 $24,106 $251,555 9/19/14
34 681 War of the Arrows CJ $24,041 9.6% 1 $24,041 $251,200 9/30/11
35 480 Footnote SPC $47,528 2.4% 2 $23,764 $2,007,758 3/9/12
36 211 The Lives of Others SPC $213,589 1.9% 9 $23,732 $11,286,112 2/9/07
37 689 The Great Beauty Jan. $23,442 0.8% 1 $23,442 $2,852,400 11/15/13
38 295 Sarah's Key Wein. $115,708 1.5% 5 $23,142 $7,693,187 7/22/11
39 381 Farewell My Concubine Mira. $69,408 1.3% 3 $23,136 $5,216,888 10/15/93
40 696 Tokyo! LibE $23,030 6.6% 1 $23,030 $351,059 3/6/09
41 494 Together IFC $45,848 4.4% 2 $22,924 $1,034,829 8/24/01
42 387 Amour SPC $68,266 1.0% 3 $22,755 $6,739,492 12/19/12
43 701 Ginger & Fred MGM $22,725 2.7% 1 $22,725 $837,623 3/28/86
44 115 Brotherhood of the Wolf Uni. $475,181 4.2% 21 $22,628 $11,260,096 1/11/02
45 703 Raise the Red Lantern OrionC $22,554 0.9% 1 $22,554 $2,603,061 3/13/92
46 233 La Vie en Rose PicH $179,848 1.7% 8 $22,481 $10,301,706 6/8/07
47 705 White Mira. $22,284 1.8% 1 $22,284 $1,237,219 6/10/94
48 503 La Femme Nikita Gold. $44,047 0.9% 2 $22,023 $5,017,971 3/8/91
49 392 Italian for Beginners Mira. $66,047 1.5% 3 $22,015 $4,544,753 1/18/02
50 714 Zentropa Mira. $21,447 2.1% 1 $21,447 $1,007,001 5/22/92
51 240 Tell No One MBox $169,707 2.7% 8 $21,213 $6,177,192 7/2/08
52 28 Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna Yash $1,351,786 41.3% 64 $21,121 $3,275,444 8/11/06
53 514 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $42,035 1.6% 2 $21,018 $2,552,478 3/9/12
54 719 The Icicle Thief Aries $20,809 1.7% 1 $20,809 $1,231,622 8/24/90
55 723 Chico & Rita GK $20,654 5.9% 1 $20,654 $350,524 2/10/12
56 728 Jesus of Montreal OrionC $20,388 1.3% 1 $20,388 $1,601,612 5/25/90
57 525 Mostly Martha ParC $40,446 1.0% 2 $20,223 $4,160,475 8/16/02
58 734 May Fools OrionC $20,078 1.3% 1 $20,078 $1,576,702 6/22/90
59 419 The White Ribbon SPC $59,848 2.7% 3 $19,949 $2,222,862 12/30/09
60 272 Maria Full of Grace FL $139,066 2.1% 7 $19,866 $6,529,624 7/16/04
61 421 A Separation SPC $59,481 0.8% 3 $19,827 $7,099,055 12/30/11
62 423 Fill the Void SPC $59,164 3.3% 3 $19,721 $1,775,316 5/24/13
63 322 I'm So Excited SPC $97,328 7.1% 5 $19,466 $1,368,119 6/28/13
64 277 The Wedding Banquet Gold. $134,870 1.9% 7 $19,267 $6,933,459 8/6/93
65 297 In the Mood for Love USA $113,280 4.1% 6 $18,880 $2,738,980 2/2/01
66 430 Gloria (2014) RAtt. $56,454 2.7% 3 $18,818 $2,107,925 1/24/14
67 546 L'Amour Fou IFC $37,250 11.9% 2 $18,625 $312,494 5/13/11
68 762 The Music Teacher OrionC $18,486 1.7% 1 $18,486 $1,086,894 7/7/89
69 440 Ida MBox $55,438 1.5% 3 $18,479 $3,702,612 5/2/14
70 764 Everybody's Fine (1991) Mira. $18,367 1.1% 1 $18,367 $1,745,470 5/31/91
71 249 A Prophet (Un prophète) SPC $163,773 7.8% 9 $18,197 $2,087,720 2/26/10
72 766 Downfall NM $18,195 0.3% 1 $18,195 $5,509,040 2/18/05
73 767 Days of Being Wild Kino $18,090 12.4% 1 $18,090 $146,310 11/19/04
74 371 Farewell My Queen Cohen $72,100 4.5% 4 $18,025 $1,597,998 7/13/12
75 373 No (2013) SPC $71,742 3.1% 4 $17,936 $2,343,664 2/15/13
76 554 Central Station SPC $35,708 0.6% 2 $17,854 $5,596,708 11/20/98
77 773 My Perestroika ICir $17,680 7.3% 1 $17,680 $242,707 3/23/11
78 334 City of God Mira. $88,292 1.2% 5 $17,658 $7,564,459 1/17/03
79 557 The Flight of the Red Balloon IFC $35,222 7.6% 2 $17,611 $461,674 4/4/08
80 448 Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame IM $52,617 11.4% 3 $17,539 $459,836 9/2/11
81 776 Stolen Children Gold. $17,524 1.9% 1 $17,524 $931,280 3/3/93
82 451 8 Women Focus $52,489 1.7% 3 $17,496 $3,098,776 9/6/02
83 778 Sophie Scholl - The Final Days Zeit. $17,310 2.5% 1 $17,310 $680,331 2/17/06
84 779 Wings of Desire OrionC $17,301 0.5% 1 $17,301 $3,210,139 4/29/88
85 458 The Princess and the Warrior SPC $51,426 5.9% 3 $17,142 $872,091 6/22/01
86 787 El Milagro De Marcelino Pan GPR $17,092 93.9% 1 $17,092 $18,193 10/26/12
87 788 The Maid Elep. $17,036 3.0% 1 $17,036 $576,608 10/16/09
88 459 Incendies (U.S. only) SPC $50,679 2.4% 3 $16,893 $2,071,334 4/22/11
89 569 Autumn Tale Oct. $33,631 1.5% 2 $16,815 $2,205,339 7/9/99
90 244 The Secret in Their Eyes SPC $167,866 2.6% 10 $16,787 $6,391,436 4/16/10
91 571 The Last Mistress IFC $33,554 4.3% 2 $16,777 $785,671 6/27/08
92 795 Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress Emp. $16,694 2.5% 1 $16,694 $666,327 7/29/05
93 798 Cinema Paradiso Mira. $16,552 0.1% 1 $16,552 $11,990,401 2/2/90
94 577 To Live Gold. $32,900 1.4% 2 $16,450 $2,332,728 11/18/94
95 125 Kaante Med. $425,975 40.9% 26 $16,383 $1,041,228 12/20/02
96 473 Reprise Mira. $49,060 8.8% 3 $16,353 $554,826 5/16/08
97 583 Under the Sand Wins. $32,657 2.2% 2 $16,328 $1,452,698 5/4/01
98 17 My Name is Khan FoxS $1,944,027 48.4% 120 $16,200 $4,018,771 2/12/10
99 585 Nobody Knows IFC $32,393 4.7% 2 $16,196 $684,118 2/4/05
100 804 Le Quattro Volte Lorb. $16,192 10.6% 1 $16,192 $152,530 3/30/11
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 17 titles):
$4,889,29618.7%1,147$4,263$26,135,638-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1200, #1201-1300, #1301-1400, #1401-1500, #1501-1538

Note: Only movies with opening weekend grosses are listed on this chart.


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Un air de famille
(France)
Leis. 6/12/98
Two Days, One Night IFC 12/24/14
Leviathan (2014) SPC 12/31/14
Coming Home (2015) SPC 2015
REC 4: Apocalypse Magn. 1/2/15
Beloved Sisters MBox 1/9/15
It's All So Quiet (Boven is het stil) BWP 1/9/15
The Taking of Tiger Mountain WGUSA 1/16/15
R100 Drft. 1/23/15
Mommy RAtt. 1/23/15
Killers (2015) WGUSA 1/23/15
Salvation Army Strand 1/23/15
Timbuktu Cohen 1/28/15
Girlhood (2015) Strand 1/30/15
Wild Tales SPC 2/20/15
Futuro Beach Strand 2/27/15
White God Magn. 3/27/15
Saint Laurent SPC 5/8/15
Johanna
(Hungary)
Tar. TBD
Abel LGF TBD
When a Wolf Falls in Love with a Sheep N/A TBD
Jolly LLB FIP TBD
Happy New Year (2014) N/A TBD