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Kings of Pastry (2010)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $336,386Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
88% - Fresh
Audience
69% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 15th, 2010 (Limited) by First Run Features
Video Release: February 22nd, 2011 by First Run Home
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 87 minutes
Comparisons: Create your own comparison chart…
Keywords: Food, Foreign Language, France, Gastronomy
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Grand Marnier Foundation, YLE Finland, SBS Australia, VPRO, BBC Films, Pennebaker Hegedus Films
Production Countries: Netherlands,
United Kingdom,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 44th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 142 $79 Jul 15, 2011 306
Biggest 42nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 117 $918 Jul 1, 2011 292
Biggest 37th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 174 $788 May 27, 2011 257
Biggest 36th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 182 $1,020 May 20, 2011 250
Biggest 32nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 263 $979 Apr 22, 2011 222
Biggest 30th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 302 $1,595 Apr 8, 2011 208
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 399 $1,223 Mar 25, 2011 194
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 538 $518 Mar 18, 2011 187
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 484 $2,179 Mar 11, 2011 180
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 813 $1,257 Feb 18, 2011 159
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,014 $926 Feb 11, 2011 152
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,086 $1,594 Feb 4, 2011 145
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,257 $1,562 Jan 28, 2011 138
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,527 $1,250 Jan 21, 2011 131
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,525 $3,419 Jan 14, 2011 124
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,417 $11,200 Jan 7, 2011 117
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,830 $6,857 Dec 31, 2010 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,627 $1,476 Dec 24, 2010 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,464 $5,379 Dec 17, 2010 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,491 $10,552 Dec 10, 2010 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,749 $12,929 Dec 3, 2010 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,895 $19,314 Nov 26, 2010 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,709 $9,511 Nov 19, 2010 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,564 $4,236 Nov 12, 2010 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,017 $4,169 Nov 5, 2010 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,130 $8,682 Oct 29, 2010 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,929 $5,252 Oct 22, 2010 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,235 $7,793 Oct 15, 2010 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,505 $12,554 Oct 8, 2010 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,042 $14,790 Oct 1, 2010 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,435 $19,632 Sep 24, 2010 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,593 $15,162 Sep 17, 2010 5

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Flora Lazar
Producer    Frazer Pennebaker
Executive Producer    Frazer Pennebaker
Director   
Editor    D.A. Pennebaker
Director   
Editor    Chris Hegedus

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for February 22nd, 2011

February 22nd, 2011

It's a pretty good week on the home market, all things considered, with two $100 million first-run releases on this week's list. On the other hand, there doesn't feel like a whole lot of depth and there are about as many featured reviews as other releases, if you count late reviews and ones where I'm still waiting on the screeners. One of these late reviews, Megamind could be the Pick of the Week, but I'm giving the Blu-ray one last chance to arrive before its release on Friday. More...

Featured DVD Review: Kings of Pastry

February 19th, 2011

Among the films directors Chris Hegedus and D.A. Pennebaker previously made was The War Room, the hard-hitting documentary about the 1992 presidential election. Last year they teamed-up again to make Kings of Pastry, which is about food. ... It's a subject that is a lot less important in the grand scheme of things, pastries vs. politics, but can the end result be just as compelling? More...

Oscar Potentials Get Hold of Per Theater Chart

September 21st, 2010

There were just two films to reach the $10,000 mark on the per theater chart, but one of them, Never Let Me Go, was pegged as a potential Awards Season player. With an opening average of $27,934, it should expand and that can only help. (The first challenge in earning awards is being seen by enough voters.) Second place went to Catfish with an average of $21,440 in 12 theaters. More...

Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2010/09/17 73 $15,162   2 $7,581   $22,428 5
2010/09/24 71 $19,632 +29% 4 $4,908   $51,370 12
2010/10/01 73 $14,790 -25% 5 $2,958   $75,332 19
2010/10/08 72 $12,554 -15% 6 $2,092   $101,052 26
2010/10/15 82 $7,793 -38% 8 $974   $115,026 33
2010/10/22 79 $5,252 -33% 9 $584   $124,365 40
2010/10/29 74 $8,682 +65% 10 $868   $136,076 47
2010/11/05 84 $4,169 -52% 5 $834   $141,608 54
2010/11/12 84 $4,236 +2% 5 $847   $150,474 61
2010/11/19 61 $9,511 +125% 4 $2,378   $164,757 68
2010/11/26 51 $19,314 +103% 8 $2,414   $189,155 75
2010/12/03 59 $12,929 -33% 7 $1,847   $211,660 82
2010/12/10 61 $10,552 -18% 10 $1,055   $236,624 89
2010/12/17 62 $5,379 -49% 7 $768   $249,100 96
2010/12/24 75 $1,476 -73% 4 $369   $252,913 103
2010/12/31 64 $6,857 +365% 4 $1,714   $264,482 110
2011/01/07 57 $11,200 +63% 4 $2,800   $286,297 117
2011/01/14 78 $3,419 -69% 4 $855   $295,692 124
2011/01/21 88 $1,250 -63% 1 $1,250   $299,527 131
2011/01/28 85 $1,562 +25% 2 $781   $302,065 138
2011/02/04 86 $1,594 +2% 2 $797   $305,243 145
2011/02/11 98 $926 -42% 1 $926   $308,935 152
2011/02/18 99 $1,257 +36% 1 $1,257   $311,953 159
2011/03/11 97 $2,179   1 $2,179   $317,865 180
2011/03/18 113 $518 -76% 1 $518   $320,609 187
2011/03/25 105 $1,223 +136% 1 $1,223   $323,309 194
2011/04/08 99 $1,595   3 $532   $325,175 208
2011/04/22 109 $979   1 $979   $329,405 222
2011/05/20 110 $1,020   1 $1,020   $330,425 250
2011/05/27 99 $788 -23% 1 $788   $332,401 257
2011/07/01 94 $918   1 $918   $336,095 292
2011/07/15 118 $79   1 $79   $336,174 306

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/01/17 68 $792   4 $198   $296,484 125
2011/02/21 81 $350   1 $350   $312,303 160

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2010/09/10 96 $7,266   1 $7,266   $7,266 2
2010/09/17 75 $24,472 +237% 2 $12,236   $31,738 9
2010/09/24 72 $28,804 +18% 5 $5,761   $60,542 16
2010/10/01 82 $14,790 -49% 5 $2,958   $88,498 23
2010/10/08 72 $18,735 +27% 7 $2,676   $107,233 30
2010/10/15 86 $11,880 -37% 8 $1,485   $119,113 37
2010/10/22 86 $5,620 -53% 10 $562   $127,394 44
2010/10/29 82 $8,682 +54% 10 $868   $137,439 51
2010/11/05 90 $6,063 -30% 5 $1,213   $143,502 58
2010/11/12 78 $9,008 +49% 5 $1,802   $155,246 65
2010/11/19 66 $14,595 +62% 4 $3,649   $169,841 72
2010/11/26 51 $28,890 +98% 8 $3,611   $198,731 79
2010/12/03 53 $24,479 -15% 9 $2,720   $223,210 86
2010/12/10 68 $10,552 -57% 10 $1,055   $243,721 93
2010/12/17 67 $7,716 -27% 8 $965   $251,437 100
2010/12/24 69 $6,188 -20% 4 $1,547   $257,625 107
2010/12/31 71 $6,857 +11% 5 $1,371   $272,350 114
2011/01/07 60 $11,200 +63% 4 $2,800   $292,273 121
2011/01/14 76 $6,004 -46% 4 $1,501   $298,277 128
2011/01/21 91 $2,226 -63% 1 $2,226   $300,503 135
2011/01/28 81 $3,146 +41% 2 $1,573   $303,649 142
2011/02/04 83 $2,541 -19% 2 $1,271   $308,009 149
2011/02/11 98 $1,346 -47% 1 $1,346   $310,696 156
2011/02/18 85 $3,629 +170% 1 $3,629   $314,325 163
2011/03/04 100 $1,361   1 $1,361   $315,686 177
2011/03/11 93 $4,405 +224% 1 $4,405   $320,091 184
2011/03/18 107 $1,995 -55% 1 $1,995   $322,086 191
2011/03/25 114 $1,223 -39% 1 $1,223   $323,309 198
2011/04/01 124 $271 -78% 1 $271   $323,580 205
2011/04/08 106 $1,595 +489% 3 $532   $325,175 212
2011/04/15 97 $3,251 +104% 2 $1,626   $328,426 219
2011/04/22 114 $979 -70% 1 $979   $329,405 226
2011/05/20 113 $2,208   1 $2,208   $331,613 254
2011/05/27 108 $788 -64% 1 $788   $332,401 261
2011/06/17 106 $730   1 $730   $334,413 282
2011/06/24 111 $764 +5% 1 $764   $335,177 289
2011/07/01 102 $918 +20% 1 $918   $336,095 296
2011/07/15 121 $291   1 $291   $336,386 310

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