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Food, Inc. (2009)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $4,417,674Details
International Box Office $314,270Details
Worldwide Box Office $4,731,944
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $11,599,888 Details
Domestic Blu-ray Sales $314,980 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $11,914,868
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 5,954 $4,417,674
All Time International Box Office 6,646 $314,270
All Time Worldwide Box Office 7,467 $4,731,944
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 584 $4,417,674

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$1,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 12th, 2009 (Limited) by Magnolia Pictures
Video Release: November 3rd, 2009 by Magnolia Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG for some thematic material and disturbing images.
Running Time: 94 minutes
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Keywords: Food, Agitprop
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Participant Media, River Road Entertainment
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 664 $1,892 Nov 20, 2009 164
Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release 341 $1,892 Nov 20, 2009 164
Theater Average 24th Weekend Limited Release 457 $378 Nov 20, 2009 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 826 $1,122 Nov 13, 2009 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 434 $1,122 Nov 13, 2009 157
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 505 $374 Nov 13, 2009 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 1,093 $451 Nov 6, 2009 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 619 $451 Nov 6, 2009 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 643 $226 Nov 6, 2009 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 1,301 $444 Oct 30, 2009 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 728 $444 Oct 30, 2009 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 736 $222 Oct 30, 2009 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 978 $5,609 Oct 23, 2009 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 386 $5,609 Oct 23, 2009 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 737 $374 Oct 23, 2009 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 1,133 $6,222 Oct 16, 2009 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 422 $6,222 Oct 16, 2009 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 664 $566 Oct 16, 2009 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,359 $6,116 Oct 9, 2009 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 512 $6,116 Oct 9, 2009 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 929 $382 Oct 9, 2009 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,435 $11,091 Oct 2, 2009 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 466 $11,091 Oct 2, 2009 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 1,033 $411 Oct 2, 2009 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,399 $24,335 Sep 25, 2009 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 355 $24,335 Sep 25, 2009 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 827 $716 Sep 25, 2009 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,655 $22,134 Sep 18, 2009 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 437 $22,134 Sep 18, 2009 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 1,155 $515 Sep 18, 2009 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 1,724 $33,292 Sep 11, 2009 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 408 $33,292 Sep 11, 2009 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,143 $605 Sep 11, 2009 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,894 $38,602 Sep 4, 2009 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 451 $38,602 Sep 4, 2009 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,068 $728 Sep 4, 2009 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 1,816 $66,774 Aug 28, 2009 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 378 $66,774 Aug 28, 2009 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 954 $927 Aug 28, 2009 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 1,906 $84,774 Aug 21, 2009 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 394 $84,774 Aug 21, 2009 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,044 $942 Aug 21, 2009 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 1,991 $107,698 Aug 14, 2009 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 404 $107,698 Aug 14, 2009 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,130 $979 Aug 14, 2009 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,914 $161,884 Aug 7, 2009 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 370 $161,884 Aug 7, 2009 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 911 $1,306 Aug 7, 2009 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,727 $289,888 Jul 31, 2009 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 305 $289,888 Jul 31, 2009 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 630 $1,870 Jul 31, 2009 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,162 $291,006 Jul 24, 2009 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 351 $291,006 Jul 24, 2009 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 642 $2,156 Jul 24, 2009 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,755 $297,882 Jul 17, 2009 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 425 $297,882 Jul 17, 2009 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 545 $2,660 Jul 17, 2009 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 3,551 $251,114 Jul 10, 2009 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 576 $251,114 Jul 10, 2009 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 616 $3,100 Jul 10, 2009 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,182 $251,684 Jul 3, 2009 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 642 $251,684 Jul 3, 2009 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 962 $3,032 Jul 3, 2009 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,572 $291,444 Jun 26, 2009 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 617 $291,444 Jun 26, 2009 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,028 $3,886 Jun 26, 2009 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 4,965 $288,194 Jun 19, 2009 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 663 $288,194 Jun 19, 2009 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,192 $5,651 Jun 19, 2009 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,733 $60,513 Jun 12, 2009 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,943 $60,513 Jun 12, 2009 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 427 $20,171 Jun 12, 2009 3
Theater Average Limited Release 576 $20,171 Jun 12, 2009 3
Top 2009 Theater Average Limited Release 26 $20,171 Jun 12, 2009 3
Never Wide Domestic 713 $4,417,674 Jun 12, 2009 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 4,019 $4,417,674 Jun 12, 2009 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 596 152 Jun 12, 2009 0

Cast

Eric Schlosser    Himself
Richard Lobb    Himself
Vince Edwards    Himself
Michael Pollan    Himself
Troy Roush    Himself
Larry Johnson    Himself
Allen Trenkle    Himself
Patricia Buck    Herself
Barbara Kowalyck    Herself
Diana DeGette    Herself
Phil English    Himself
Eldon Roth    Himself
Rosa Soto    Herself
Joel Salatin    Himself
Eduardo Peña    Himself
Gary Hirshberg    Himself
Moe Parr    Himself
David Runyon    Himself
Stephen R. Pennell    Himself
William P. Kealey    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Mark Adler

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/06/12 36 $60,513   3 $20,171   $60,513 3
2009/06/19 17 $288,194 +376% 51 $5,651   $385,920 10
2009/06/26 21 $291,444 +1% 75 $3,886   $834,848 17
2009/07/03 24 $251,684 -14% 83 $3,032   $1,286,693 24
2009/07/10 24 $251,114 n/c 81 $3,100   $1,708,941 31
2009/07/17 23 $297,882 +19% 112 $2,660   $2,225,447 38
2009/07/24 23 $291,006 -2% 135 $2,156   $2,720,125 45
2009/07/31 25 $289,888 n/c 155 $1,870   $3,203,742 52
2009/08/07 32 $161,884 -44% 124 $1,306   $3,566,803 59
2009/08/14 36 $107,698 -33% 110 $979   $3,806,061 66
2009/08/21 37 $84,774 -21% 90 $942   $3,977,797 73
2009/08/28 42 $66,774 -21% 72 $927   $4,098,279 80
2009/09/04 53 $38,602 -42% 53 $728   $4,174,118 87
2009/09/11 53 $33,292 -14% 55 $605   $4,238,694 94
2009/09/18 59 $22,134 -34% 43 $515   $4,388,938 101
2009/09/25 67 $24,335 +10% 34 $716   $4,330,801 108
2009/10/02 75 $11,091 -54% 27 $411   $4,361,985 115
2009/10/09 88 $6,116 -45% 16 $382   $4,386,822 122
2009/10/16 88 $6,222 +2% 11 $566   $4,399,130 129
2009/10/23 87 $5,609 -10% 15 $374   $4,406,618 136
2009/10/30 125 $444 -92% 2 $222   $4,410,116 143
2009/11/06 121 $451 +2% 2 $226   $4,411,489 150
2009/11/13 118 $1,122 +149% 3 $374   $4,414,034 157
2009/11/20 103 $1,892 +69% 5 $378   $4,417,124 164

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/09/07 47 $12,444   53 $235   $4,186,562 88

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/06/12 35 $97,726   3 $32,575   $97,726 7
2009/06/19 20 $445,678 +356% 51 $8,739   $543,404 14
2009/06/26 24 $491,605 +10% 75 $6,555   $1,035,009 21
2009/07/03 25 $422,818 -14% 83 $5,094   $1,457,827 28
2009/07/10 24 $469,738 +11% 81 $5,799   $1,927,565 35
2009/07/17 23 $501,554 +7% 112 $4,478   $2,429,119 42
2009/07/24 22 $484,735 -3% 135 $3,591   $2,913,854 49
2009/07/31 23 $491,065 +1% 155 $3,168   $3,404,919 56
2009/08/07 29 $293,444 -40% 124 $2,366   $3,698,363 63
2009/08/14 34 $194,660 -34% 110 $1,770   $3,893,023 70
2009/08/21 36 $138,482 -29% 90 $1,539   $4,031,505 77
2009/08/28 42 $104,011 -25% 72 $1,445   $4,135,516 84
2009/09/04 49 $69,886 -33% 53 $1,319   $4,205,402 91
2009/09/11 37 $161,402 +131% 55 $2,935   $4,366,804 98
2009/09/18 57 $39,662 -75% 43 $922   $4,306,466 105
2009/09/25 65 $44,428 +12% 34 $1,307   $4,350,894 112
2009/10/02 64 $29,812 -33% 27 $1,104   $4,380,706 119
2009/10/09 84 $12,202 -59% 16 $763   $4,392,908 126
2009/10/16 95 $8,101 -34% 11 $736   $4,401,009 133
2009/10/23 91 $8,663 +7% 15 $578   $4,409,672 140
2009/10/30 118 $1,366 -84% 2 $683   $4,411,038 147
2009/11/06 115 $1,874 +37% 2 $937   $4,412,912 154
2009/11/13 112 $2,320 +24% 3 $773   $4,415,232 161
2009/11/20 114 $2,442 +5% 5 $488   $4,417,674 168

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
2/7/20101192,401 92,401$1,055,219$1,055,21914
2/14/20102052,983-43% 145,384$529,300$1,584,52015
3/21/20101965,974 251,892$659,080$2,733,31920
8/15/20102630,691 324,157$335,146$3,615,21741

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