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Broadway Idiot (2013)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $27,595Details
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From punk rock mosh pits and sold-out stadiums to the Great White Way, this documentary follows Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong as he works with Broadway producers to turn his mega-hit album, "American Idiot," into a staged Broadway musical.


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
65% - Fresh
73% - Upright

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 11th, 2013 (Limited) by FilmBuff
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 80 minutes
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Keywords: Musicians, Punk Rock, Broadway
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,274 $857 Nov 8, 2013 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,033 $787 Nov 1, 2013 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,116 $199 Oct 25, 2013 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,955 $11,522 Oct 18, 2013 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 10,204 $5,514 Oct 11, 2013 3


Billy Joe Armstrong    Himself
Michael Mayer    Himself
John Gallagher, Jr.    Himself
Michael Esper    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Editor    Rob Tinworth
Cinematographer    Dan Krauss
Cinematographer    Peter Hutchinson
Cinematographer    Jon Shenk
Cinematographer    Rob Tinworth

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October 15th, 2013

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October 13th, 2013

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Limited Releases: God Loves Limited Releases

October 11th, 2013

The headline might claim God loves limited releases, but it is clear the critics don't. There are more than a dozen limited releases on this week's list, but many of them are earning reviews that are weak, or much, much worse. God Loves Uganda is practically the lone exception, as it is earning perfect reviews. Unfortunately, it's a documentary, so its chances of expanding significantly are very limited. On the other hand, The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete might be the breakout hit of the week. Its reviews are not as good, but good enough to suggest it will find an audience, but it is opening in more than 100 theaters, which might be too many. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2013/10/11 72 $5,514   1 $5,514   $5,514 3
2013/10/18 69 $11,522 +109% 6 $1,920   $18,268 10
2013/10/25 92 $199 -98% 1 $199   $23,408 17
2013/11/01 72 $787 +295% 1 $787   $26,311 24
2013/11/08 88 $857 +9% 1 $857   $27,595 31

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2013/10/11 77 $6,746   1 $6,746   $6,746 7
2013/10/18 57 $16,463 +144% 6 $2,744   $23,209 14
2013/10/25 69 $2,315 -86% 1 $2,315   $25,524 21
2013/11/01 67 $1,214 -48% 1 $1,214   $26,738 28

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