The Perfect Candidate (Music Box Films)

  • 1h 44m
  • Comedy, Drama
  • Opened 5/14/2021 | Theatrical • Limited (17 locations)

A determined young Saudi doctor's surprise run for office in the local city elections sweeps up her family and community as they struggle to accept their town's first female candidate.

Director & Top Cast

Box Office Results

Domestic

  Week 1
05/14-05/20
Week 2
05/21-05/27
Week 3
05/28-06/03
Week 4
06/04-06/10
Week 5
06/11-06/17
Week 6
06/18-06/24
Week 7-12
7/2-9/3
weekend 27953803385642743331268501
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  Weekend Weekly Locations  
Week Gross $ % Chg. Gross $ % Chg. # Chg. Per Theater
Average
1 | 5/14/2021-5/20/2021$2,795-$4,611-5-$922
2 | 5/21/2021-5/27/2021$3,80336.1 %$5,54720.3 %149$396
3 | 5/28/2021-6/3/2021$3,8561.4 %$6,20611.9 %151$414
4 | 6/4/2021-6/10/2021$4,27410.8 %$6,98812.6 %172$411
5 | 6/11/2021-6/17/2021$3,331-22.1 %$4,556-34.8 %9-8$506
6 | 6/18/2021-6/24/2021$268-92 %$348-92.4 %2-7$174
7 | 6/25/2021-7/1/2021$224-16.4 %$247-29 %1-1$247
8 | 7/9/2021-7/15/2021$114-49.1 %$114-53.8 %10$114
9 | 7/16/2021-7/22/2021$47-58.8 %$47-58.8 %10$47
10 | 7/23/2021-7/29/2021$5619.1 %$5619.1 %10$56
11 | 7/30/2021-8/5/2021$607.1 %$207269.6 %10$207
12 | 8/27/2021-9/2/2021$0-100 %$1,207483.1 %10$1,207
  Total $30,134  

Total Includes Full Week Grosses for Weeks 1-12

Worldwide

Box Office Results
Domestic Total International Total Worldwide Total
$30,134
(2.3%)
$1,305,282
(97.7%)
$1,335,416
(100%)

Videos

Additional Details

  • Release Date: 5/14/2021

  • Key Dates: 4/9/2021 - Seattle International Film Festival (USA) , 10/23/2020 - virtual cinema Philadelphia International Film Festival (USA) , 10/16/2020 - virtual cinema Middleburg Film Festival (USA) , 10/16/2020 - Adelaide Film Festival (Australia) More Dates..

    Key Dates

    DateDetail
    4/9/2021Seattle International Film Festival (USA)
    10/23/2020virtual cinema Philadelphia International Film Festival (USA)
    10/16/2020virtual cinema Middleburg Film Festival (USA)
    10/16/2020Adelaide Film Festival (Australia)
    10/1/2020virtual cinema Nashville Film Festival (USA)
    9/25/2020Odesa International Film Festival (Ukraine)
    8/11/2020virtual cinema Florida Film Festival (USA)
    8/2/2020virtual cinema New Zealand International Film Festival (New Zealand)
    1/31/2020
    1/23/2020Sundance Film Festival (USA)
    1/7/2020Palm Springs International Film Festival (USA)
    10/9/2019Busan International Film Festival (South Korea)
    10/7/2019BFI London Film Festival (UK)
    9/26/2019Zurich Film Festival (Switzerland)
    9/8/2019Toronto International Film Festival (Canada)
    8/28/2019Venice Film Festival (Italy)