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It Had to be You (2016)

It Had to be You
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $5,302Details
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $11,315 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $11,315
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Sonia is a neurotic jingle writer who’s always dreamt of a big and exciting life. Surprised by a sudden proposal and subsequent ultimatum from her easy-going boyfriend, Chris, Sonia has to decide whether she’ll join the ranks of her married friends or take a leap and pursue her fantasies.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office 14,215 $5,302
All Time Worldwide Box Office 17,595 $5,302
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 6,629 $5,302
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 4,294 $5,302
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 4,569 $5,302

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 21st, 2016 (Limited) by Samuel Goldwyn Films
Video Release: December 20th, 2016 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for some sexual content and language.
Running Time: 95 minutes
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Keywords: Romance, Delayed Adulthood, Relationships Gone Wrong, Songwriter, Animated Sequences
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Vandewater Media, Shoreline Entertainment
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 10,441 $5,302 Oct 21, 2016 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 5,457 $5,302 Oct 21, 2016 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 4,743 $2,651 Oct 21, 2016 3
Theater Average Limited Release 14,334 $2,651 Oct 21, 2016 3
Top 2016 Theater Average Limited Release 571 $2,651 Oct 21, 2016 3
Never Wide Domestic 7,979 $5,302 Oct 21, 2016 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 11,370 $5,302 Oct 21, 2016 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 5,183 0 Oct 21, 2016 0


Halley Feiffer    Nora
Mark Gessner    Mark
Kate Simses    Lee
Kyle Mooney    Gary the Midwife
Erica Sweany    Anna
Danny Defararri    Fabrizio
Rachel York    Lara
Nick Mennell    Zach

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Sasha Gordon
Story by    Sasha Gordon
Story by    Levi Abrino
Producer    Richard Arlook
Producer    Benjamin Kruger
Producer    Levi Abrino
Producer    Sasha Gordon
Producer    Victor Magro
Executive Producer    Chris Columbus

Theater Averages: Moonlight Shines Bright With $100,519

October 25th, 2016


Moonlight not only earned the best theater average of the weekend at $100,519 in four theaters, but it had the best average for any film that opened in 2016. It wasn’t the only film to do well this week, as Michael Moore in TrumpLand earned an average of $25,100 in two theaters. The Handmaiden pulled in an average of $18,426 in five theaters, while the re-release of Tanpopo earned $16,410 in one. We are still not done, as the overall number one film, Tyler Perry’s Boo! A Madea Halloween, earned an average of $12,611. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/10/21 85 $5,302   2 $2,651   $5,302 3

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

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