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Cook County (2011)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $17,977Details
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Synopsis

Living in a small town and amongst a house full of crystal meth abusers, seventeen year-old Abe wrestles to beat an addiction to meth and struggles to protect himself and his young niece from an abusive Uncle Bump. When Sonny returns home from prison seeking redemption from his son, Abe, the two must navigate the treacherous waters created by Bump, who will do almost anything to maintain a dangerous lifestyle fueled by crystal meth.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
38% - Rotten
Audience
68% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 16th, 2011 (Limited) by Hannover House
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 93 minutes
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Keywords: Child Neglect, Addiction, Narcotics, Dysfunctional Family, Life on the Outside
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Greenwood Films
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,652 $3,000 Feb 10, 2012 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,207 $2,250 Feb 3, 2012 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,624 $3,000 Jan 27, 2012 45
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,476 $7,579 Dec 16, 2011 3

Cast

   Sonny
   Uncle Bump
   Abe
Polly Cole    Lucy
Rutherford Cravens    Fat Earl
Makenna Fitzsimmons    Deandra
John McClain    Uncle JD

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    David Pomes
Producer    Anson Mount
Producer    David Pomes
Producer    Xander Berkeley
Producer    Thomas Bickham
Producer    Ryan Donowho
Executive Producer    Rod Lurie
Executive Producer    Michael Whalen
Executive Producer    Rigo Fernandez

Per Theater Chart: Nothing is Impossible

December 20th, 2011

It was a busy week on the per theater chart with several films in the $10,000 club. These were led by Mission: Impossible: Ghost Protocol with $30,083, but given its unusual opening, it's hard to judge this start. (More on its IMAX run later today.) Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy expanded from four to sixteen theaters, but remained potent with an average of $28,549. Some measure of mainstream success is guaranteed, even if it is failing to live up to expectations during Awards Season. On the other hand, The Artist is starting to clean up during Awards Season and this is helping its per theater average remain strong at $16,904. It should have no trouble expanding some more, even if the nature of the film will prevent it from becoming a hit in Megaplexes. Carnage debuted with an average of $15,959 in five theaters, which is disappointing given its pedigree. The overall box office leader, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, was the final film in the $10,000 club earning an average of $10,704. More...

Limited Releases: Will Any Film Survive the Carnage?

December 16th, 2011

The list of limited releases this week is much shorter and quite a bit weaker than the last few weeks. Carnage is the only film with a real shot at earning some measure of mainstream success, but its reviews are a little weak for a limited release. There are a couple documentaries that are earning better reviews, Addiction Incorporated and Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel, both of which deserve to find success. However, documentaries rarely manage to hit any major milestones in limited release. More...

Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/12/16 59 $7,579   5 $1,516   $7,579 3
2012/01/27 73 $3,000   4 $750   $12,727 45
2012/02/03 73 $2,250 -25% 3 $750   $14,977 52
2012/02/10 83 $3,000 +33% 5 $600   $17,977 59

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/12/16 - $2,785   5 $557   $2,785 1
2011/12/17 - $2,764 -1% 5 $553   $5,549 2
2011/12/18 - $2,030 -27% 5 $406   $7,579 3
2011/12/19 - $551 -73% 5 $110   $8,130 4
2011/12/20 - $538 -2% 5 $108   $8,668 5
2011/12/21 - $448 -17% 5 $90   $9,116 6
2011/12/22 - $611 +36% 5 $122   $9,727 7

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/12/16 63 $9,727   5 $1,945   $9,727 7
2012/01/27 70 $3,000   4 $750   $12,727 49
2012/02/03 77 $2,250 -25% 3 $750   $14,977 56

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