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Following (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $44,705Details
International Box Office $192,013
Worldwide Box Office $236,718
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Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
78% - Fresh
85% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$6,000
Domestic Releases: April 2nd, 1999 (Wide) by Zeitgeist
Video Release: December 11th, 2001 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for language and some violence.
Comparisons: vs. Batman Begins
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Keywords: Unnamed Character, Retro Black and White, Surprise Twist, Film Noir, Voyeurism, Relationships Gone Wrong, Photography, Writing and Writers, Non-Chronological

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DVD and Blu-ray Releases for December 11th, 2012

December 10th, 2012

It's a terrible week on the home market from top to bottom, but for different reasons. There are a few really big releases at the top, Ted, Ice Age: Continental Drift, The Bourne Legacy, Girls: Season One, Futurama: Volume Seven. However, I am waiting for the final screener for all of them. (I did get a DVD screener for a couple.) After that glut of good releases, there's a sharp drop-off in sales potential. That doesn't mean there aren't other releases worth picking up, but I don't expect Following to sell 100,000 units on DVD or Blu-ray. It is the best release on this week's list and the winner of the Pick of the Week honor. On a side note, there are a ton of cheap releases with the word, "Django" in the title, obviously hoping to cash in on Django Unchained. There are also a lot of releases that I would describe as porn, or at least porn-lite. I assume those two trends are unrelated. More...

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Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/04/02 83 $1,636   1 $1,636   $1,636 1
1999/04/09 91 $3,668 +124% 1 $3,668   $8,060 8
1999/06/04 82 $6,450   1 $6,450   $24,330 64
1999/07/02 74 $5,524   1 $5,524   $36,640 92
1999/08/06 84 $855   2 $428   $43,188 127
1999/08/20 93 $1,009   2 $505   $44,705 141

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/04/02 79 $4,392   1 $4,392   $4,392 5
1999/08/06 80 $1,363   2 $682   $43,696 131

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