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L!fe Happens (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $30,905Details
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Three young women - Kim, Deena and Laura - all live under the same roof in Los Angeles. When one of Kim's one-night-stands results in an unexpected pregnancy, things take a sudden turn for the trio. With the help of her girlfriends, Kim must cope with single motherhood as she jumps back into the dating scene amid the fear that toting around a tot can be a dating "buzz-kill."


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Movie Details

Production Budget:$930,000
Domestic Releases: April 13th, 2012 (Limited) by PMK*BNC
Video Release: August 28th, 2012 by Universal Home Entertainment, released as Life Happens
MPAA Rating: R for sexual content including references.
(Rating bulletin 2209, 2/8/2012)
Running Time: 100 minutes
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Keywords: One Night Stand, Unexpected Pregnancy, Delayed Adulthood
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Dot Dot Dot Productions, Stardust Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,148 $20,186 Apr 13, 2012 3



Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Kat Coiro
Screenwriter    Krysten Ritter
Producer    Justin L. Levine
Line Producer    Lauren Bratman
Co-Producer    Kat Coiro
Co-Producer    David J. Phillips
Co-Producer    Krysten Ritter
Co-Producer    Corbin Timbrook
Cinematographer    Doug Chamberlin
Production Designer    Kathrin Eder
Editor    Adam Catino
Editor    Eli Nilsen
Casting Director    Leslie Woo
Costume Designer    Ilaria Urbinati
Composer    Mateo Messina
Music Supervisor    Robin Urdang
Make-up and Hair Designer    Amy Nadine
Make-up and Hair Designer    Voni Hinkle
Art Director    Emmy Eves

Per Theater Chart: The Here and Now

April 18th, 2012

No film topped the $10,000 mark on the per theater chart this past weekend. The film that came closest was Here with $7,927 in its lone theater. This does suggest some potential to expand, but it is quite low for the number one film. More...

Will Limited Releases Earn a Perfect Score or Get Detention?

April 13th, 2012

There are quite a few limited releases on this week's list, but few of them are earning overall positive reviews. In fact, only Monsieur Lazhar and Post Mortem are earning reviews above 80% positive, although Here is close to that mark. Additionally, the PG-13 cut of Bully is also coming out this week and it should be the biggest hit out of all of the limited releases. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/04/13 63 $20,186   16 $1,262   $20,186 3

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/04/13 62 $28,495   16 $1,781   $28,495 7
2012/04/27 90 $2,410   5 $482   $30,905 21

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