Balloon (Distrib Films)

  • 2h 5m
  • Drama, History, Thriller
  • Opened 9/6/2019 | Theatrical • Exclusive (5 locations)

East Germany, 1979. After initially failing to flee from the East to the West in a self-built hot-air balloon, two families struggle to make a second attempt, while the East German State Police are chasing them.

Director & Top Cast

Box Office Results

Domestic

  Week 1
09/06-09/12
Week 2
09/13-09/19
Week 3
09/27-10/03
Week 4
02/21-02/27
Week 5
02/28-03/05
Week 6
03/06-03/12
weekend 07181756002886
cume 60391603616792199882355428705
  Weekend Weekly Locations  
Week Gross $ % Chg. Gross $ % Chg. # Chg. Per Theater
Average
1 | 9/6/2019-9/12/2019$0-$6,039-1-$6,039
2 | 9/13/2019-9/19/2019$7,181-100 %$9,99765.5 %54$1,999
3 | 9/27/2019-10/3/2019$756-89.5 %$756-92.4 %1-4$756
4 | 2/21/2020-2/27/2020$00 %$3,196-10$3,196
5 | 2/28/2020-3/5/2020$00 %$3,56611.6 %21$1,783
6 | 3/6/2020-3/12/2020$2,8860 %$5,15144.4 %53$1,030
  Total $28,705  

Total Includes Full Week Grosses for Weeks 1-6

Worldwide

Box Office Results
Domestic Total International Total Worldwide Total
$34,222
(0.3%)
$11,765,369
(99.7%)
$11,799,591
(100%)

Additional Details

  • Release Date: 9/6/2019

  • Key Dates: 7/7/2020 - Digital & DVD premiere (USA) , 10/9/2019 - Schlingel Film Festival (Germany) , 9/26/2019 - Reykjavik International Film Festival (Iceland) , 10/4/2018 - Zurich Film Festival (Switzerland)