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The Escapist (2009)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $13,439Details
International Box Office $450,232Details
Worldwide Box Office $463,671
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 13,279 $13,439
All Time International Box Office 6,373 $450,232
All Time Worldwide Box Office 11,224 $463,671
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 5,859 $13,439

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 3rd, 2009 (Limited) by ThinkFilm
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
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Keywords: Prison
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 9,071 $632 Apr 17, 2009 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 4,452 $632 Apr 17, 2009 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 3,979 $632 Apr 17, 2009 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 8,935 $5,182 Apr 10, 2009 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 4,151 $5,182 Apr 10, 2009 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,678 $2,591 Apr 10, 2009 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 11,131 $3,075 Apr 3, 2009 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 6,145 $3,075 Apr 3, 2009 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 4,338 $3,075 Apr 3, 2009 3
Theater Average Limited Release 12,025 $3,075 Apr 3, 2009 3
Top 2009 Theater Average Limited Release 587 $3,075 Apr 3, 2009 3
Never Wide Domestic 7,076 $13,439 Apr 3, 2009 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 10,509 $13,439 Apr 3, 2009 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 3,829 1 Apr 3, 2009 0

Cast

Brian Cox    Frank Perry
Joseph Fiennes    Lenny Drake
Dominic Cooper    Lacey
Steven Mackintosh    Tony
Damian Lewis    Rizza

Furious Weekend on the Per Theater Chart

April 7th, 2009

The overall box office leader, Fast and Furious, was also the leader on the Per Theater Chart with an average of $20,500 during its opening weekend. Enlighten Up! returned to the chart in second place with $16,161 in second place. Valentino: The Last Emperor doubled its theater count, again, but remained strong with an average of $14,196 in four theaters. Strong buzz helped Gigantic earn $10,294 in its lone theater. Tulpan failed to reach $10,000 over the weekend with an opening of $8,620 in one theater; however, adding in Wednesday and Thursday and it made $10,357. More...

Movie Website Reviews for the Weekend of April 3rd, 2009

April 4th, 2009

This was a better than average week in terms of websites with only one movie not having a site, and only one site being below average. At the top, Adventureland's Official Site had all the usual feature, plus lots of extras, and did the best job of selling me on the movie. More...

Invading Limited Release

April 3rd, 2009

An eccletic bunch of limited releases this week including a Sci-Fi spoof, a Christian thriller, a baseball drama, and even Alia Shawkat's second prom movie in as as many years. There are only a couple movies on this list that have a shot at significant expansion, but a few others could do well on the home market. More...

New Movie Announcements, Stars and Directors - April 29, 2008

April 29th, 2008

This week another number of upcoming movies, new stars and directors have been added to our archive! More...

New Movie US Release Dates - April 27, 2008

April 27th, 2008

This week's round of new movie release information contains release dates for Phoebe in Wonderland, He's Just Not That Into You, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I and more! More...

Cast Updates - April 24, 2008

April 24th, 2008

This week's round of new casting information contains updates for Bottle Shock, Crank 2, The Escapist, and more! More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/04/03 94 $3,075   1 $3,075   $3,075 3
2009/04/10 82 $5,182 +69% 2 $2,591   $9,640 10
2009/04/17 113 $632 -88% 1 $632   $13,023 17

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/04/03 91 $4,458   1 $4,458   $4,458 7
2009/04/10 80 $7,933 +78% 2 $3,967   $12,391 14
2009/04/17 113 $1,048 -87% 1 $1,048   $13,439 21

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