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The Do-Deca-Pentathlon (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $10,000Details
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Synopsis

THE DO-DECA-PENTATHLON is the story of two grown brothers who secretly rekindle their fiercely competitive childhood sporting event - a homemade Olympics consisting of 25 events - during a family reunion in order to finally determine the ultimate champion. When the rest of the family is disrupted by their unfinished business, the brothers must choose between their passion for beating the hell out of each other or the greater good of the family.

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 6th, 2012 (Limited) by Red Flag Releasing, released as The Do-Deca Pentathlon
Video Release: September 18th, 2012 by Fox Home Entertainment, released as The Do Deca Pentathlon
MPAA Rating: R for language.
(Rating bulletin 2216, 3/28/2012)
Running Time: 76 minutes
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Keywords: Sibling Rivalry, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Dysfunctional Family, Miscellaneous Sports, Fake Sports, Track and Field, Mid-Life Crisis, Delayed Adulthood, Water Sports
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Red Flag Releasing, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Duplass Brothers
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,256 $10,000 Jul 6, 2012 3

Cast

   Mark
   Jeremy
Jennifer Lafleur    Stephanie
Julie Vorus    Alice
Reid Williams    Hunter

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Director   
Screenwriter    Jay Duplass
Screenwriter    Mark Duplass
Producer    Jay Duplass
Producer    Mark Duplass
Producer    Stephanie Langhoff
Director of Photography    Jas Shelton
Editor    Jay Deuby
Editor    Nat Sanders
Co-Producer    Ross Partridge
Composer    Julian Wass
Music Supervisor    Marguerite Phillips

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for September 18th, 2012

September 18th, 2012

It's quite a busy week on the home market front, but most of the new releases are TV on DVD. This includes Modern Family: Season Three on DVD or Blu-ray, which is a contender for Pick of the Week. The best limited release of the week is The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel on DVD or Blu-ray, while the Indiana Jones: The Complete Adventures Blu-ray Box Set is also a contender for Pick of the Week. However, in the end I went with The Cabin in the Woods Blu-ray, which is practically the only first-run release of the week. More...

Per Theater Chart: Beasts Chase off Competition

July 10th, 2012

Beasts of the Southern Wild remained on top of the per theater chart with an average $19,687 in 19 theaters. It is very close to its first major milestone and it has a lot of room to grow. The Amazing Spider-man opened in second place with an average of $14,360. Two IMAX films bounced into the $10,000 club. Deep Space 3-D and Space Station earned $13,069 and $11,996 respectively. More...

Limited Releases are a Marathon and not a Sprint

July 6th, 2012

After several weeks of explosive limited releases, this week seems more subdued. That's not to say there are no limited releases that have a shot at finding an audience, but there's no film that seems likely to open with $40,000, $50,000, or more on the per theater chart. The Do-Deca-Pentathlon has the best chance of being a breakout hit, as it has the best hype. However, while the reviews are good, they didn't live up to the hype, which could hurt it at the box office. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/07/06 57 $10,000   8 $1,250   $10,000 3

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/07/06 58 $10,000   8 $1,250   $10,000 7

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