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The Girl in the Book (2015)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,245Details
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $29,773 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $29,773
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The Girl in the Book is about a young writer's transformation when her past invades her present. Forced to face difficult memories and make bold decisions, she ultimately overcomes her demons, allowing her to find love and rediscover her creative voice.


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
91% - Fresh
58% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 11th, 2015 (Limited) by Freestyle Releasing
Video Release: February 23rd, 2016 by Monarch Video
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 88 minutes
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Keywords: Non-Chronological, Publishing Industry, Writing and Writers, Writer's Block, Faulty Memory
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Varient Pictures, Busted Buggy Entertianment, Lolamaas Films
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 10,305 $5,249 Dec 11, 2015 3


   Alice Harvey
Michael Nyqvist    Milan Daneker
David Call    Emmett Grant
Michael Cristofer    Dad
Talia Balsam    Mom
Ana Mulvoy Ten    Young Alice
Ali Ahn    Sadie
Jordan Lage    Jack
Mason Yam    Tyler
Lena Cigleris    Louise

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Marya Cohn
Producer    Gina Resnick
Producer    Kyle Heller
Executive Producer    Daniel Cunningham
Executive Producer    Courtney Daniels
Executive Producer    Nick Quested
Co-Executive Producer    Spencer Medof
Co-Executive Producer    Shoshana Perry
Director of Photography    Trevor Forrest
Production Designer    Charlotte Royer
Editor    Jessica Brunetto
Composer    Will Bates
Costume Designer    Jami Villers
Casting Director    Zoe Rotter
Casting Director    Lisa Zagoria

Per Theater Chart: The Big Short was Nearly the Biggest

December 15th, 2015

The Big Short

We have a new champion on top of the per theater chart this week, as The Big Short earned one of the best limited release openings of the year. Its average of $88,191 was behind only Steve Jobs for the year and Steve Jobs opened in half as many theaters as The Big Short, 8 to 4. Carol remained strong in second place with an average of $21,105 in 16 theaters. Thankfully it is expanding, but I'm worried the studio waited too long and it won't reach its potential. Yellow Day opened with an average of $13,130 in two theaters. The Danish Girl rounded out the $10,000 club with an average of $10,964 in 24 theaters. By this time next week, it could be over $1 million in total. More...

Limited and VOD Releases: Big Short Looks to Stand Tall

December 11th, 2015

The Big Short

Earlier this week, The Big Short picked up two SAG nominations and four Golden Globe nominations and now it is opening in limited release. It arguably has louder buzz than the rest of this week’s limited releases combined, and the reviews to back it up. Outside of this film, both The Boy and the World and The Girl in the Book deserve to find an audience. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2015/12/11 61 $5,249   10 $525   $5,249 3

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2015/12/11 - $1,456   10 $146   $1,456 1
2015/12/12 - $2,233 +53% 10 $223   $3,689 2
2015/12/13 - $1,560 -30% 10 $156   $5,249 3
2015/12/14 - $838 -46% 10 $84   $6,087 4
2015/12/15 - $777 -7% 10 $78   $6,864 5
2015/12/16 - $802 +3% 10 $80   $7,666 6
2015/12/17 - $579 -28% 10 $58   $8,245 7

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2015/12/11 61 $8,245   10 $825   $8,245 7

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