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In My Country (2005)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $163,536Details
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Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
22% - Rotten
57% - Spilled

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 11th, 2005 (Limited) by Sony Pictures Classics
MPAA Rating: R for language, including descriptions of atrocities, and for a scene of violence
Running Time: 105 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Production Companies: Chartoff Productions, Inc., Phoenix Pictures, Merlin Films


   Langston Whitfield
   Anna Malan
Brendan Gleeson    De Jager
Menzi Ngubane    Dumi Mkhalipi
Sam Ngakane    Anderson
Aletta Bezuidenhout    Elsa
Lionel Newton    Edward Morgan
Langley Kirkwood    Boetie
Owen Sejake    Reverend Mzondo
Harriet Manamela    Albertina Sobandla
Louis Van Niekerk    Willem Malan
Jeremiah Ndlovu    Old Man in Wheelbarrow
Fiona Ramsay    Felicia Rheinhardt
Daniel Robbertse    De Smidt
Robert Hobbs    Van Deventer
Lwando Nondzaba    Peter Makeba
Trix Pienaar    B&B Lady
Greg Latter    Sgt. Dreyer
Albert Maritz    Farmer
Sizwe Msutu    Gilbert
Dumisani Mbebe    Keneth
Sunu Gonera    Lionel
Nick Boraine    Jack Marlon
Charley Boorman    Adam Hartley
Connie Chiume    Mrs. Tabata
Seumus Keir    Simon
Nicholas Andrews    Chris
Justin Creasey    Jonty
Grant Swanby    Johan
Paul Eilers    Police General
Bheki Vilakazi    Perpetrator
Louw Venter    Alec
Wayne Harrison    Brian
Terry Norton    Lilly
Andre Jacobs    Judge
Alyce Chavunduka    Newsreader
Lillian Dube    Woman
Namhla Ndlovu    Woman
Lee Duru    Woman
Nambitha Mpumlwana    Woman
Fana Mokoera    Dumi's Killer
Johan Marais    De Jager's Security
Morgan O'Callaghan    De Jager's Security
Frederrick Dannhauser    De Jager's Security
Andrew Johnson    Taxi Driver
Lilian Khumalo    Commissioner
Genesis Canda    Commissioner
Tony Finley    Commissioner
Biah Mokgobu    Commissioner
Anthony Karriem    Commissioner
Milton Daka    Commissioner
Hiportia Hlatana    Commissioner
Jefferine October    Commissioner
Noliyanda Pike    Commissioner
Beverley Bownes    Commissioner
Justice Khontyo    Judge
Denzil Campbel    Judge
Christina Ntsomi    Woman Phone Booth/Corn Field
Xhantyi Nqayi    Herd Boy
Michelle Zaaiman    Inge
Natasha Kotze    Inge Voice Over
Natalie Dippenaar    Johan's Wife
Zoliswa Mabawa    Malan Farmhouse Maid
Elizabeth Mokoatsana    Crying Woman
John Coom    Farmer's Father In Law
Noel Coom    Farmer's Mother In Law
Shannen Mackay    Farmer's Daughter
Xola Luse    Perpetrator
Sacky Veto    Old Man's Grandson
Mohogany Singiswa    Old Man's Comforter
Moho Seabela    Albertina's Friend
Zingisa Kobo    Albertina's Friend
Landiwe Hans    Albertina's Friend
John Zacharis    Langston's Driver
Brian Niewoudt    Boere Orkes Band
Endrie Nel    Boere Orkes Band
Nic du Toit    Boere Orkes Band
Stompie Heyns    Boere Orkes Band
Susanna Vermeulen    Boere Orkes Band
Paul Dirkson    One Man Band
Russell Johnson    Schempers
Morris Uberstein    Bottle Shop Owner
Thembi Mtshali    Lizzie
Lara Bye    Alec's Wife
Marisa Sarfatti    PR Person
Phumla Stamper    Translator
Warona Seane    Translator
John Langemann    Afrikaner next to Anna at Hearing
Nkuli Kgositsile    Woman with Applications
Suzanne Bassett    Anna look-a-like
Amber Stodel    Lily's Daughter
Yavor Radkov    Taxi Driver
Casmir Ummuna    Dumi Killer
Vumile Ngoqo    Dumi Killer
Christian Ogbeifun    Dumi Killer

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Ann Peacock
Story Creator    Antjie Krog
Producer    Robert Chartoff
Producer    Mike Medavoy
Producer    John Boorman
Producer    Kieran Corrigan
Producer    Lynn Hendee
South Africa    David Wicht
Executive Producer    Chris Auty
Executive Producer    Neil Peplow
Executive Producer    Mfundi Vundla
Executive Producer    Duncan Reid
Executive Producer    Sam Bhembe
Executive Producer    Jamie Brown
Production Designer    Derek Wallace
Editor    Ron Davis
Director of Photography    Seamus Deasy
Associate Producer    Peter Fudakowski
Associate Producer    Niles Helmboldt
Line Producer    Michael L. Games
Assistant Director    Diana Keam
Production Supervisor    Kevan Barker
Art Director    Emelia Weavind
Key    Fred Du Preez
Set Decorator    Graeme Blem
Costume Designer    Jo Katsaras
Costume Supervisor    Zureta Schulz
Recordist    Brendan Deasy
Re-recording Mixer    Tom Johnson
Re-recording Mixer    John Fitzgerald
Sound Editor    Martin Evans
Dialogue Editor    Joe Gilmore
Music Editor    Brian Masterson
Key    Meg Tanner
Key    Anette Keet
Music Supervisor    Philip King
South Africa    Moonyeenn Lee
South Africa    Janet Meintjies
Stunt Coordinator    Roly Jansen

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Compare this performance with other movies…

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2005/05/30 89 $333   5 $67   $154,912 81

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2005/03/11 66 $22,383   9 $2,487   $22,383 3
2005/03/18 70 $20,087 -10% 15 $1,339   $51,529 10
2005/03/25 88 $8,348 -58% 10 $835   $69,830 17
2005/04/01 64 $18,299 +119% 15 $1,220   $91,549 24
2005/04/08 74 $10,573 -42% 13 $813   $110,045 31
2005/04/15 88 $8,499 -20% 13 $654   $124,456 38
2005/04/22 97 $4,896 -42% 13 $377   $133,594 45
2005/04/29 94 $3,890 -21% 11 $354   $140,418 52
2005/05/06 106 $2,036 -48% 5 $407   $144,015 59
2005/05/13 104 $2,266 +11% 10 $227   $147,760 66
2005/05/20 86 $4,113 +82% 11 $374   $153,139 73
2005/05/27 110 $1,145 -72% 5 $229   $154,579 80
2005/06/03 84 $3,610 +215% 4 $903   $159,164 87
2005/06/10 115 $1,373 -62% 6 $229   $162,302 94
2005/06/17 113 $827 -40% 2 $414   $163,536 101

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