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In a Valley of Violence (2016)

In a Valley of Violence
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $53,647Details
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A mysterious drifter named Paul and his dog Abbie make their way towards Mexico through the barren desert of the old west. In an attempt to shorten their journey they cut through the center of a large valley — landing themselves in the forgotten town of Denton — a place now dubbed by locals as a “valley of violence.” The once popular mining town is nearly abandoned, and controlled by a brash group of misfits and nitwits — chief among them, the seemingly untouchable, Gilly who is the trouble-making son of the town’s unforgiving Marshal. As tensions rise between Paul and Gilly, Denton’s remaining residents bear witness to an inevitable act of violence that starts a disastrous chain reaction, infecting the petty lives of all involved and quickly drags the whole town into the bloody crosshairs of revenge. Mary-Anne and Ellen, two bickering sisters who run the town’s only hotel, try to find the good in both men, while desperately searching for their own salvation. Only the world-weary Marshal struggles to stop the violent hysteria, but after a gruesome discovery about Paul’s past…there is no stopping the escalation.


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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 21st, 2016 (Limited) by Focus World
Video Release: October 21st, 2016 by Focus World
MPAA Rating: R for violence and language.
(Rating bulletin 2388, 8/26/2015)
Running Time: 104 minutes
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Keywords: Drifter, Life in a Small Town, Corrupt Cops, Revenge, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Focus World, Blumhouse
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,796 $5,643 Oct 28, 2016 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,683 $29,343 Oct 21, 2016 3


Taissa Farmiga    Mary Anne
James Ransone    Gilly
Karen Gillan    Ellen
Larry Fessenden    Roy
Toby Huss    Harris
Tommy Nohilly    Tubby
Michael Davis    Dollar Bill
James Cady    Bartender

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Ti West
Producer    Jason Blum
Producer    Jacob Jaffke
Producer    Peter Phok
Executive Producer    Alix Taylor
Executive Producer    Jeanette Volturno-Brill
Executive Producer    Ti West
Co-Executive Producer    Linda Favila
Co-Executive Producer    Anson Downes
Editor    Ti West
Line Producer    John N. Ward
Director of Photography    Eric Robbins
Costume Designer    Malgosia Turzanska
Production Designer    Jade Healy
Sound Designer    Graham Reznick
Composer    Jeff Grace
Casting Director    Terri Taylor

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Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/10/21 58 $29,343   33 $889   $29,343 3
2016/10/28 71 $5,643 -81% 12 $470   $50,381 10

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/10/21 - $10,722   33 $325   $10,722 1
2016/10/22 - $11,325 +6% 33 $343   $22,047 2
2016/10/23 - $7,296 -36% 33 $221   $29,343 3
2016/10/24 - $4,000 -45% 33 $121   $33,343 4
2016/10/25 - $4,128 +3% 33 $125   $37,471 5
2016/10/26 - $3,619 -12% 33 $110   $41,090 6
2016/10/27 - $3,648 +1% 33 $111   $44,738 7
2016/10/28 - $1,727 -53% 12 $144   $46,465 8
2016/10/29 - $2,146 +24% 12 $179   $48,611 9
2016/10/30 - $1,770 -18% 12 $148   $50,381 10
2016/10/31 - $714 -60% 12 $60   $51,095 11
2016/11/01 - $928 +30% 12 $77   $52,023 12
2016/11/02 - $865 -7% 12 $72   $52,888 13
2016/11/03 - $759 -12% 12 $63   $53,647 14

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/10/21 56 $44,738   33 $1,356   $44,738 7
2016/10/28 71 $8,909 -80% 12 $742   $53,647 14

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