The Help (Walt Disney Studios)

  • PG-13 2h 26m
  • Drama
  • Opened 8/10/2011 | Theatrical • Wide (138 locations)

Technical Specs: Dolby Digital, SDDS, Datasat, Aspect Ratio 1.85:1

An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis.

Director & Top Cast

Box Office Results

Domestic

  Week 1
01/06-01/12
Week 2
01/13-01/19
Week 3
01/20-01/26
Week 4
01/27-02/02
Week 5
02/03-02/09
Week 6
02/10-02/16
Week 7-9
2/17-3/2
weekend 282471478173939722147361047434598
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  Weekend Weekly Locations  
Week Gross $ % Chg. Gross $ % Chg. # Chg. Per Theater
Average
1 | 1/6/2012-1/12/2012$28,247-$40,275-50-$806
2 | 1/13/2012-1/19/2012$14,781-47.7 %$22,924-43.1 %28-22$819
3 | 1/20/2012-1/26/2012$7,393-50 %$12,546-45.3 %22-6$570
4 | 1/27/2012-2/2/2012$9,72231.5 %$16,93535 %21-1$806
5 | 2/3/2012-2/9/2012$14,73651.6 %$22,76134.4 %20-1$1,138
6 | 2/10/2012-2/16/2012$10,474-28.9 %$15,855-30.3 %13-7$1,220
7 | 2/17/2012-2/23/2012$9,359-10.6 %$15,512-2.2 %130$1,193
8 | 2/24/2012-3/1/2012$22,594141.4 %$28,20381.8 %138125$204
9 | 3/2/2012-3/8/2012$2,645-88.3 %$5,170-81.7 %5-133$1,034
  Total $180,181  

Total Includes Full Week Grosses for Weeks 1-9

Worldwide

Box Office Results
Domestic Total International Total Worldwide Total
$169,708,112
(78.3%)
$46,931,000
(21.7%)
$216,639,112
(100%)

Additional Details

  • Release Date: 8/10/2011

  • Technical Specs: Dolby Digital, SDDS, Datasat, Aspect Ratio 1.85:1

  • Key Dates: 10/7/2012 - Tokyo Gohan Film Festival (Japan) , 3/17/2012 - DVD and Blu-ray premiere (Hungary) , 2/25/2012 - Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival (Japan) , 10/14/2011 - Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival (Brazil) More Dates..

    Key Dates

    DateDetail
    10/7/2012Tokyo Gohan Film Festival (Japan)
    3/17/2012DVD and Blu-ray premiere (Hungary)
    2/25/2012Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival (Japan)
    10/14/2011Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival (Brazil)
    10/12/2011Gent International Film Festival (Belgium)
    10/7/2011Hamburg Film Festival (Germany)
    10/5/2011London premiere (UK)
    10/2/2011Zurich Film Festival (Switzerland)
    9/17/2011Jameson Cinefest International Film Festival (Hungary)
    9/2/2011Deauville American Film Festival (France)
    8/9/2011Beverly Hills, California premiere (USA)