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Iron Sky (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $122,082Details
International Box Office $11,443,710
Worldwide Box Office $11,565,792
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Synopsis

In the last moments of World War II, a secret Nazi space program evaded destruction by fleeing to the Dark Side of the Moon. During 70 years of utter secrecy, the Nazis construct a gigantic space fortress with a massive armada of flying saucers. When American astronaut James Washington puts down his Lunar Lander a bit too close to the secret Nazi base, the Moon Führer decides the glorious moment of retaking the Earth has arrived sooner than expected. Washington claims the mission is just a publicity stunt for the President of the United States, but what else could the man be but a scout for the imminent attack by Earth forces? The Fourth Reich must act! Two Nazi officers, ruthless Klaus Adler and idealistic Renate Richter, travel to Earth to prepare the invasion. In the end when the Moon Nazi UFO armada darkens the skies, ready to strike at the unprepared Earth, every man, woman and nation alike, must re-evaluate their priorities.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
36% - Rotten
Audience
37% - Spilled

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 25th, 2012 (Limited) by Entertainment One
Video Release: October 2nd, 2012 by eOne
MPAA Rating: R for language and some violence.
(Rating bulletin 2228, 6/20/2012)
Running Time: 92 minutes
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Keywords: Visual Effects, Nazis, World War II, Space Program, Cult Movie, Nazis Outside of World War II, Grindhouse, Moonbase
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Black Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: Blind Spot Pictures, 27 Films Production, New Holland Pictures

Cast

   Renate Richter
   Klaus Adler
   James Washington
   Doktor Richter
   Wolfgang Kortzfleisch
   Vivian Wagner
Stephanie Paul    The President of the United States

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Tero Kaukomaa
Visual Effects Producer    Samuli Torssonen
Producer    Oliver Damian
Producer    Cathy Overett
Producer    Mark Overett
Executive Producer    San Fu Maltha
Screenwriter    Johanna Sinisalo
Screenwriter    Michael Kalesniko
Story Creator    Jarmo Puskala
Cinematographer    Mika Orasmaa
Set Designer    Ulrika Von Vegesack
Costume Designer    Jake Collier
Production Manager    Tarja Jakunaho

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for October 2nd, 2012

October 2nd, 2012

It's the first week of the month and there is a wide variety of releases worth checking out, but not exactly a strong selection of best sellers. The biggest first-run release is Dark Shadows and while I'm looking forward to possibly reviewing the Blu-ray Combo Pack, I don't think it will be a huge hit. New Girl: Season One and The Princess Bride: 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray look great, but I'm waiting for the screeners to make final decisions. I won't get a chance to review Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection, but it is a contender for Pick of the Week. The winner of that honor is Cinderella Blu-ray, which is a classic, even if it is a little old-fashioned. More...

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for August 7th, 2012

August 7th, 2012

This is not a really slow week on the home market this week, as we have The Lorax coming out, and it was the highest-grossing animated film of the year, until Brave overtook is very recently, so it should be a big seller on the home market. Unfortunately, it is the only major release of the week. There are some other releases worth checking out, a few worth picking up, but very few that are contenders for Pick of the Week. High Fidelity is a great movie, but its Blu-ray debut is Shovelware. Personally, I think Spaceballs is really underrated, but this is not the first time it has been released on Blu-ray and double-dips are rarely Pick of the Week material. In the end, I'm going with My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic: Royal Pony Wedding, because I liked the first DVD release more than I thought I would. More...

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Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/07/25 - $6,520   3 $2,173   $6,520 1
2012/08/03 - $260   2 $130   $6,780 10
2012/08/04 - $1,192 +358% 2 $596   $7,972 11
2012/08/05 - $147 -88% 2 $74   $8,119 12
2012/08/06 - $215 +46% 2 $108   $8,334 13
2012/08/07 - $1,386 +545% 2 $693   $9,720 14
2012/08/08 - $3,544 +156% 2 $1,772   $13,264 15
2012/08/09 - $5,571 +57% 2 $2,786   $18,835 16
2012/08/10 - $3,417 -39% 4 $854   $22,252 17
2012/08/11 - $1,103 -68% 4 $276   $23,355 18
2012/08/12 - $588 -47% 4 $147   $23,943 19
2012/08/13 - $162 -72% 4 $41   $24,105 20
2012/08/14 - $193 +19% 4 $48   $24,298 21
2012/08/15 - $1,537 +696% 4 $384   $25,835 22
2012/08/16 - $5,199 +238% 4 $1,300   $31,034 23
2012/08/17 - $236 -95% 4 $59   $31,270 24
2012/08/18 - $240 +2% 4 $60   $31,510 25
2012/08/19 - $1,129 +370% 4 $282   $32,639 26
2012/08/20 - $1,952 +73% 4 $488   $34,591 27
2012/08/21 - $5,440 +179% 4 $1,360   $40,031 28
2012/08/22 - $3,493 -36% 4 $873   $43,524 29
2012/08/23 - $4,694 +34% 4 $1,174   $48,218 30
2012/08/24 - $2,124 -55% 2 $1,062   $50,342 31
2012/08/25 - $1,510 -29% 2 $755   $51,852 32
2012/08/26 - $1,048 -31% 2 $524   $52,900 33
2012/08/27 - $3,222 +207% 2 $1,611   $56,122 34
2012/08/28 - $1,561 -52% 2 $781   $57,683 35
2012/08/29 - $396 -75% 2 $198   $58,079 36
2012/08/30 - $7,298 +1,743% 2 $3,649   $65,377 37
2012/10/04 - $1,546   3 $515   $122,082 72

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/08/03 81 $1,599   2 $800   $8,119 12
2012/08/10 76 $5,108 +219% 4 $1,277   $23,943 19
2012/08/17 85 $1,605 -69% 4 $401   $32,639 26
2012/08/24 77 $4,682 +192% 2 $2,341   $52,900 33

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