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Christine (2016)

Christine
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $286,398Details
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  4. Video Sales
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  6. Cast & Crew
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Synopsis

About an ambitious 29-year-old news reporter, in Sarasota, FL, circa 1974. Relentlessly motivated to succeed, she knows she has talent, but being a driven career woman in the 1970s comes with its own challenges, especially when competition for a promotion, unrequited love for a coworker and a tumultuous home life lead to a dissolution of self. With ratings in the cellar, the station manager issues a mandate to deliver juicier and more exploitative stories, a story firmly at odds with Christine’s serious brand of issue-based journalism. To accomplish her goals, she must overcome her self-doubt and give the people what they want.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
81% - Certified Fresh
Audience
78% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 14th, 2016 (Limited) by The Orchard
Video Release: January 10th, 2017 by The Orchard
MPAA Rating: R for a scene of disturbing violence and for language including some sexual references.
(Rating bulletin 2429 (Cert #50511), 6/15/2016)
Running Time: 119 minutes
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Keywords: Suicide, 1970s, TV News, Depression, Florida, Media Circus
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Companies: The Orchard, Great Point Media, The Wonder Club, Fresh Jade Limited, BorderLine Films
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,453 $11,129 Dec 2, 2016 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,184 $8,001 Nov 25, 2016 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,083 $20,358 Nov 18, 2016 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,256 $32,660 Nov 11, 2016 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,657 $38,079 Nov 4, 2016 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,481 $29,182 Oct 28, 2016 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,827 $34,518 Oct 21, 2016 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,989 $11,744 Oct 14, 2016 3

Cast

   Christine Chubbuck
Michael C. Hall    George Peter Ryan
Tracy Letts    Michael
Maria Dizzia    Jean Reed
J. Smith-Cameron    Peg Chubbuck
Timothy Simons    Steve Turner
Kim Shaw    Andrea Kirby
John Cullum    Bob Andersen
Morgan Spector    Dr. Parsons
David Alexander (b 1967)    Officer Royal

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Craig Shilowich
Producer    Melody Roscher
Producer    Craig Shilowich
Executive Producer    Robert Halmi, Jr.
Executive Producer    Jim Reeve
Executive Producer    Sean Durkin
Executive Producer    Josh Mond
Co-Producer    Rowan Riley
Editor    Sofia Subercaseaux
Director of Photography    Joe Anderson
Production Designer    Scott Kuzio
Music Supervisor    Randall Poster
Music Supervisor    Meghan Currier
Composer    Danny Bensi
Composer    Saunder Jurriaans
Sound Designer    Coll Anderson
Costume Designer    Emma Potter
Line Producer    Brendan Mchugh
Line Producer    Aidan Sleeper
Casting Director    Douglas Aibel
Casting Director    Stephanie Holbrook

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/10/14 62 $11,744   1 $11,744   $13,418 3
2016/10/21 55 $34,518 +194% 12 $2,877   $53,834 10
2016/10/28 55 $29,182 -15% 21 $1,390   $107,100 17
2016/11/04 46 $38,079 +30% 40 $952   $162,726 24
2016/11/11 48 $32,660 -14% 57 $573   $212,941 31
2016/11/18 54 $20,358 -38% 45 $452   $250,384 38
2016/11/25 59 $8,001 -61% 23 $348   $270,084 45
2016/12/02 51 $11,129 +39% 28 $397   $286,398 52

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/10/14 - $3,746   1 $3,746   $5,420 1
2016/10/15 - $5,074 +35% 1 $5,074   $10,494 2
2016/10/16 - $2,924 -42% 1 $2,924   $13,418 3
2016/10/17 - $1,944 -34% 1 $1,944   $15,362 4
2016/10/18 - $1,910 -2% 1 $1,910   $17,272 5
2016/10/19 - $896 -53% 1 $896   $18,168 6
2016/10/20 - $1,182 +32% 1 $1,182   $19,316 7
2016/10/21 - $10,228 +765% 12 $852   $29,544 8
2016/10/22 - $15,342 +50% 12 $1,279   $44,886 9
2016/10/23 - $8,948 -42% 12 $746   $53,834 10
2016/10/24 - $5,667 -37% 12 $472   $59,501 11
2016/10/25 - $6,739 +19% 12 $562   $66,240 12
2016/10/26 - $6,085 -10% 12 $507   $72,325 13
2016/10/27 - $5,593 -8% 12 $466   $77,918 14
2016/10/28 - $8,961 +60% 21 $427   $86,879 15
2016/10/29 - $12,567 +40% 21 $598   $99,446 16
2016/10/30 - $7,654 -39% 21 $364   $107,100 17
2016/10/31 - $4,072 -47% 21 $194   $111,172 18
2016/11/01 - $4,765 +17% 21 $227   $115,937 19
2016/11/02 - $4,707 -1% 21 $224   $120,644 20
2016/11/03 - $4,003 -15% 21 $191   $124,647 21
2016/11/04 - $10,100 +152% 40 $253   $134,747 22
2016/11/05 - $17,271 +71% 40 $432   $152,018 23
2016/11/06 - $10,708 -38% 40 $268   $162,726 24
2016/11/07 - $3,938 -63% 40 $98   $166,664 25
2016/11/08 - $3,741 -5% 40 $94   $170,405 26
2016/11/09 - $4,489 +20% 40 $112   $174,894 27
2016/11/10 - $5,387 +20% 40 $135   $180,281 28
2016/11/11 - $9,200 +71% 57 $161   $189,481 29
2016/11/12 - $13,800 +50% 57 $242   $203,281 30
2016/11/13 - $9,660 -30% 57 $169   $212,941 31
2016/11/14 - $3,543 -63% 57 $62   $216,484 32
2016/11/15 - $5,244 +48% 57 $92   $221,728 33
2016/11/16 - $4,510 -14% 57 $79   $226,238 34
2016/11/17 - $3,788 -16% 57 $66   $230,026 35
2016/11/18 - $6,500 +72% 45 $144   $236,526 36
2016/11/19 - $8,450 +30% 45 $188   $244,976 37
2016/11/20 - $5,408 -36% 45 $120   $250,384 38
2016/11/21 - $2,288 -58% 45 $51   $252,672 39
2016/11/22 - $3,203 +40% 45 $71   $255,875 40
2016/11/23 - $3,043 -5% 45 $68   $258,918 41
2016/11/24 - $3,165 +4% 45 $70   $262,083 42
2016/11/25 - $2,712 -14% 23 $118   $264,795 43
2016/11/26 - $3,526 +30% 23 $153   $268,321 44
2016/11/27 - $1,763 -50% 23 $77   $270,084 45
2016/11/28 - $1,235 -30% 23 $54   $271,319 46
2016/11/29 - $1,161 -6% 23 $50   $272,480 47
2016/11/30 - $1,567 +35% 23 $68   $274,047 48
2016/12/01 - $1,222 -22% 23 $53   $275,269 49
2016/12/02 - $2,444 +100% 28 $87   $277,713 50
2016/12/03 - $3,666 +50% 28 $131   $281,379 51
2016/12/04 - $5,019 +37% 28 $179   $286,398 52

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/10/14 67 $17,676   1 $17,676   $19,316 7
2016/10/21 54 $58,602 +232% 12 $4,884   $77,918 14
2016/10/28 52 $46,729 -20% 21 $2,225   $124,647 21
2016/11/04 45 $55,634 +19% 40 $1,391   $180,281 28
2016/11/11 48 $49,745 -11% 57 $873   $230,026 35
2016/11/18 57 $32,057 -36% 45 $712   $262,083 42
2016/11/25 57 $13,186 -59% 23 $573   $275,269 49

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