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The Extra Man (2010)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $453,377Details
International Box Office $38,731Details
Worldwide Box Office $492,108
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Synopsis

Louis Ives is a lonely dreamer who fancies himself the hero of an F. Scott Fitzgerald novel. When a deeply embarrassing incident forces him to leave his job at an exclusive Princeton prep school, Louis heads to New York City to make a fresh start. He quickly finds a 9 to 5 job at an environmental magazine, where he encounters an entrancing, green-obsessed co-worker Mary. But, what really sparks Louis' imagination is his new home life. He rents a room in the ramshackle apartment of Henry Harrison, a penniless, wildly eccentric and brilliant playwright. When Henry's not dancing alone to obscure music or singing operettas, he's performing - with great panache - the duties of an "extra man," a social escort for the wealthy widows of Manhattan high society. The two men develop a volatile mentorship, which leads to a series of urban adventures - encountering everything from a leaping lion to a wildly jealous hirsute neighbor to drunken nonagenarians to a shady Swiss hunchback. Along his exploration into the heart of New York City, Henry and Louis have unexpected influences on each other and form a bond that bridges their differences.

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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$7,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 30th, 2010 (Limited) by Magnolia Pictures
International Releases: June 15th, 2012 (Wide) (Brazil)
MPAA Rating: R for some sexual content
(Rating bulletin 2121, 5/19/2010)
Running Time: 108 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: France,
United States

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for November 16th, 2010

November 16th, 2010

It's getting really close to Black Friday, which is sometimes reported as the busiest shopping day of the year. (It's not. That would be Christmas Eve.) So it should come as no surprise that there's a prime release this week, or should I say re-release. Avatar: Extended Collector's Edition on Blu-ray is the biggest, and arguably the best, release of the week and it is the Pick of the Week. However, there was some competition from The Kids Are All Right on DVD or Blu-ray. More...

Get Low Finishes High on the Per Theater Chart

August 3rd, 2010

Get Low opened in first place on the per theater chart with an impressive average of $22,046. I expect it will be able to expand significantly. Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child was down barely more than 1% and added $17,226, while still playing in just one theater. The final film to make the $10,000 club was The Concert with an average of $10,871 in two theaters. More...

Death of Limited Releases

July 30th, 2010

There are a number of limited releases on this week's column. However, only one of them, Get Low, is earning overwhelmingly positive reviews and it is clearly the best bet for potential breakout success. On the other hand, if you live in Canada, The Death of Alice Blue is worth keeping an eye on to see if will expand to a theater near you. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2010/07/30 54 $18,861   2 $9,431   $18,861 3
2010/08/06 48 $46,285 +145% 10 $4,629   $77,441 10
2010/08/13 38 $72,119 +56% 31 $2,326   $173,183 17
2010/08/20 40 $60,025 -17% 33 $1,819   $277,495 24
2010/08/27 54 $26,107 -57% 24 $1,088   $334,664 31
2010/09/03 60 $23,705 -9% 28 $847   $369,462 38
2010/09/10 69 $14,444 -39% 17 $850   $399,414 45
2010/09/17 76 $12,333 -15% 13 $949   $416,209 52
2010/09/24 81 $9,668 -22% 14 $691   $432,079 59
2010/10/01 91 $5,388 -44% 9 $599   $440,427 66
2010/10/08 110 $1,580 -71% 6 $263   $442,718 73
2010/10/15 100 $3,227 +104% 7 $461   $450,273 80
2010/10/22 105 $1,378 -57% 2 $689   $453,079 87

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2010/09/06 60 $6,296   28 $225   $375,758 39

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2010/07/30 56 $31,156   2 $15,578   $31,156 7
2010/08/06 48 $69,908 +124% 10 $6,991   $101,064 14
2010/08/13 39 $116,406 +67% 31 $3,755   $217,470 21
2010/08/20 42 $91,087 -22% 33 $2,760   $308,557 28
2010/08/27 56 $37,200 -59% 24 $1,550   $345,757 35
2010/09/03 59 $39,213 +5% 28 $1,400   $384,970 42
2010/09/10 74 $18,906 -52% 17 $1,112   $403,876 49
2010/09/17 78 $18,535 -2% 13 $1,426   $422,411 56
2010/09/24 85 $12,628 -32% 14 $902   $435,039 63
2010/10/01 95 $6,099 -52% 9 $678   $441,138 70
2010/10/08 97 $5,908 -3% 6 $985   $447,046 77
2010/10/15 105 $4,655 -21% 7 $665   $451,707 84
2010/10/22 109 $1,676 -64% 2 $838   $453,377 91

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Brazil 6/15/2012 $0 0 1 1 $38,731 12/11/2015
 
International Total$38,731 12/11/2015

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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