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The Great Buster

    The Great Buster (2018)

    102min Biography, Documentary
    • Distributor:Cohen Media Group
    • Director:Peter Bogdanovich
    • Cast:Peter Bogdanovich (Self/Narrator), Dick Cavett (Self), Frank Capra (Self), James Curtis (Self)
    • Synopsis:

      Documentary on the life and works of comic genius Buster Keaton, directed by Peter Bogdanovich.

    Theatrical
    Limited (14)

    Opened 10/05/2018

    Key Dates

    • 08/30/2018 - Venice Film Festival (Italy)
    • 09/02/2018 - Deauville Film Festival (France)
    • 09/03/2018 - Telluride Film Festival (USA)
    • 10/17/2018 - Grand Lyon Film Festival (France)
    • 10/19/2018 - Chicago International Film Festival (USA)
    • 11/03/2018 - Virginia Film Festival (USA)
    • 01/27/2019 -
    • 08/02/2019 - DVD premiere (Finland)
    • 01/04/2020 - TV premiere (Finland)
    • 05/16/2020 - TV premiere (Norway)

    Box Office Results | Domestic

     Week 1
    10/05-10/11
    Week 2
    10/12-10/18
    Week 3
    10/19-10/25
    Week 4
    10/26-11/01
    Week 5
    11/02-11/08
    Week 6
    11/09-11/15
    Week 7-11
    11/16-12/14
    weekend710733078347302087281656914011
    cume1160217286314773799250817786731150368713411503694026115036107862115036112554115036115036
     WeekendWeeklyLocations 
    WeekGross $% Chg.Gross $% Chg.## Chg.Per Theatre
    Average
    1 | 10/05/2018-10/11/2018$7,107-$11,602-2-$5,801
    2 | 10/12/2018-10/18/2018$3,307-53.5 %$5,684-51 %1-1$5,684
    3 | 10/19/2018-10/25/2018$8,347152.4 %$14,191149.7 %32$4,730
    4 | 10/26/2018-11/01/2018$3,020-63.8 %$6,515-54.1 %52$1,303
    5 | 11/02/2018-11/08/2018$8,728189 %$12,82596.9 %83$1,603
    6 | 11/09/2018-11/15/2018$16,56989.8 %$27,856117.2 %146$1,990
    7 | 11/16/2018-11/22/2018$3,006-81.9 %$8,461-69.6 %5-9$1,692
    8 | 11/23/2018-11/29/2018$4,62353.8 %$6,892-18.5 %50$1,378
    9 | 11/30/2018-12/06/2018$2,721-41.1 %$13,836100.8 %4-1$3,459
    10 | 12/07/2018-12/13/2018$2,417-11.2 %$4,692-66.1 %73$670
    11 | 12/14/2018-12/20/2018$1,244-48.5 %$2,482-47.1 %4-3$621
     Total$115,036 

    Total Includes Full Week Grosses for Weeks 1-11

    Box Office Results | Worldwide

    Domestic TotalInternational TotalWorldwide Total
    $118,344
    (94.1%)
    $7,463
    (5.9%)
    $125,807
    (100%)