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Chocolate City (2015)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $212,662Details
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $123,247 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $123,247
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  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer

Synopsis

Michael takes a job as an exotic dancer to make ends meet, and as the money rolls in, he has to deal with the attention of the female club goers while hiding his job from his mother and girlfriend.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Audience Spilled
Audience
37% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 9,715 $212,662
All Time Worldwide Box Office 12,347 $212,662
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 2,965 $212,662
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 3,150 $212,662
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 3,526 $212,662

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 22nd, 2015 (Limited) by Freestyle Releasing
Video Release: August 4th, 2015 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for sexual content throughout,partial nudity, language and brief violence.
(Rating bulletin 2367, 4/1/2015)
Running Time: 91 minutes
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Keywords: African-American, Strippers / Stripping, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Patriot Pictures, Nulite Entertainment
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 7,389 $822 Jun 19, 2015 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 3,367 $822 Jun 19, 2015 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 3,464 $274 Jun 19, 2015 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 7,646 $2,330 Jun 12, 2015 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 3,390 $2,330 Jun 12, 2015 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 3,756 $388 Jun 12, 2015 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 6,762 $22,823 Jun 5, 2015 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 2,356 $22,823 Jun 5, 2015 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 3,413 $992 Jun 5, 2015 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 6,773 $38,417 May 29, 2015 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,183 $38,417 May 29, 2015 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 3,089 $2,134 May 29, 2015 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,167 $98,829 May 22, 2015 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,445 $98,829 May 22, 2015 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 2,375 $6,589 May 22, 2015 3
Theater Average Limited Release 4,377 $6,589 May 22, 2015 3
Top 2015 Theater Average Limited Release 197 $6,589 May 22, 2015 3
Never Wide Domestic 3,673 $212,662 May 22, 2015 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 7,182 $212,662 May 22, 2015 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 2,454 8 May 22, 2015 0

Cast

   Michael
   Adrian
   Chris
   Michael's Mother
   Princeton
Imani Hakim    Carmen
Darrin DeWitt Henson    Magnus
Carmen Electra    D.J.
Ginuwine    Pharoah
Jean-Claude La Marre    Pastor Jones

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Jean-Claude La Marre
Producer    Michael Mendelsohn
Producer    Jean-Claude La Marre
Producer    Robert Aaronson
Executive Producer    Jessie L. Levostre
Executive Producer    Jim Steele
Director of Photography    Vladimir Van Maule
Composer    Andrew Akinpelu
Editor    Yvan Gauthier
Production Designer    Joe Lemmon
Co-Producer    Melanie Levostre
Casting Director    Liz LaMarre
Casting Director    Vanessa Walkowiak

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Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2015/05/22 33 $98,829   15 $6,589   $98,829 3
2015/05/29 39 $38,417 -61% 18 $2,134   $169,129 10
2015/06/05 47 $22,823 -41% 23 $992   $202,696 17
2015/06/12 81 $2,330 -90% 6 $388   $210,418 24
2015/06/19 93 $822 -65% 3 $274   $212,223 31

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2015/05/22 - $43,609   15 $2,907   $43,609 1
2015/05/23 - $33,804 -22% 15 $2,254   $77,413 2
2015/05/24 - $21,416 -37% 15 $1,428   $98,829 3
2015/05/25 - $15,411 -28% 15 $1,027   $114,240 4
2015/05/26 - $5,547 -64% 15 $370   $119,787 5
2015/05/27 - $5,315 -4% 15 $354   $125,102 6
2015/05/28 - $5,610 +6% 15 $374   $130,712 7
2015/05/29 - $11,192 +100% 18 $622   $141,904 8
2015/05/30 - $16,888 +51% 18 $938   $158,792 9
2015/05/31 - $10,337 -39% 18 $574   $169,129 10
2015/06/01 - $2,954 -71% 18 $164   $172,083 11
2015/06/02 - $2,888 -2% 18 $160   $174,971 12
2015/06/03 - $2,404 -17% 18 $134   $177,375 13
2015/06/04 - $2,498 +4% 18 $139   $179,873 14
2015/06/05 - $6,942 +178% 23 $302   $186,815 15
2015/06/06 - $10,433 +50% 23 $454   $197,248 16
2015/06/07 - $5,448 -48% 23 $237   $202,696 17
2015/06/08 - $1,940 -64% 23 $84   $204,636 18
2015/06/09 - $1,714 -12% 23 $75   $206,350 19
2015/06/10 - $1,123 -34% 23 $49   $207,473 20
2015/06/11 - $615 -45% 23 $27   $208,088 21
2015/06/12 - $832 +35% 6 $139   $208,920 22
2015/06/13 - $1,122 +35% 6 $187   $210,042 23
2015/06/14 - $376 -66% 6 $63   $210,418 24
2015/06/15 - $245 -35% 6 $41   $210,663 25
2015/06/16 - $188 -23% 6 $31   $210,851 26
2015/06/17 - $252 +34% 6 $42   $211,103 27
2015/06/18 - $298 +18% 6 $50   $211,401 28
2015/06/19 - $281 -6% 3 $94   $211,682 29
2015/06/20 - $232 -17% 3 $77   $211,914 30
2015/06/21 - $309 +33% 3 $103   $212,223 31
2015/06/22 - $120 -61% 3 $40   $212,343 32
2015/06/23 - $66 -45% 3 $22   $212,409 33
2015/06/24 - $168 +155% 3 $56   $212,577 34
2015/06/25 - $85 -49% 3 $28   $212,662 35

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2015/05/22 34 $130,712   15 $8,714   $130,712 7
2015/05/29 44 $49,161 -62% 18 $2,731   $179,873 14
2015/06/05 49 $28,215 -43% 23 $1,227   $208,088 21
2015/06/12 86 $3,313 -88% 6 $552   $211,401 28
2015/06/19 101 $1,261 -62% 3 $420   $212,662 35

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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