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M (2013)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $35,566Details
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Synopsis

M centers around the intense manhunt for a child murderer, played by the legendary Peter Lorre in his first major role. As the police descend on the city in search of the killer, the criminal element finds that extra scrutiny from the law is hindering its own activities, and take the law into their own hands, seeking to bring the murderer to justice on their own terms.

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 12,126 $35,566
All Time Worldwide Box Office 15,183 $35,566
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 4,895 $35,566

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 15th, 2013 (Limited) by Kino Lorber
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 111 minutes
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Keywords: Police Procedural, Serial Killer, Organized Crime, Prostitution
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Nero Films A.G.
Production Countries: Germany

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 40th Weekend 167 $76 Dec 13, 2013 276
Biggest 40th Weekend Limited Release 83 $76 Dec 13, 2013 276
Theater Average 40th Weekend Limited Release 83 $76 Dec 13, 2013 276
Biggest Domestic 28th Weekend 454 $717 Sep 20, 2013 192
Biggest 28th Weekend Limited Release 268 $717 Sep 20, 2013 192
Theater Average 28th Weekend Limited Release 185 $717 Sep 20, 2013 192
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 784 $4,199 Aug 9, 2013 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 345 $4,199 Aug 9, 2013 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 81 $2,100 Aug 9, 2013 150
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 4,027 $618 May 31, 2013 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,936 $618 May 31, 2013 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,410 $618 May 31, 2013 80
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 5,082 $142 May 17, 2013 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 2,439 $142 May 17, 2013 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 2,418 $142 May 17, 2013 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 5,320 $742 May 10, 2013 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 2,449 $742 May 10, 2013 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,691 $742 May 10, 2013 59
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 7,409 $890 Apr 12, 2013 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 3,367 $890 Apr 12, 2013 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 2,548 $890 Apr 12, 2013 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 7,174 $5,253 Apr 5, 2013 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,940 $5,253 Apr 5, 2013 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,845 $1,751 Apr 5, 2013 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 9,114 $628 Mar 29, 2013 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 4,483 $628 Mar 29, 2013 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 4,009 $628 Mar 29, 2013 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 9,578 $2,570 Mar 22, 2013 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 4,720 $2,570 Mar 22, 2013 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,704 $2,570 Mar 22, 2013 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 10,174 $6,123 Mar 15, 2013 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 5,195 $6,123 Mar 15, 2013 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 2,582 $6,123 Mar 15, 2013 3
Theater Average Limited Release 4,876 $6,123 Mar 15, 2013 3
Top 2013 Theater Average Limited Release 191 $6,123 Mar 15, 2013 3
Never Wide Domestic 5,946 $35,566 Mar 15, 2013 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 9,421 $35,566 Mar 15, 2013 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 3,491 2 Mar 15, 2013 0

Cast

   Hans Beckert
Otto Wernicke    Inspector Lohmann
Gustaf Grundgens    Schranker
Ernst Stahl-Nachbaur    Chief of Police
Franz Stein    Minister
Theodor Loos    Inspector Groeber
Fritz Odemar    Safecracker
Fritz Gnass    Burglar
Paul Kemp    Pickpocket
Theo Lingen    Con Man

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Seymour Nebenzal
Screenwriter    Fritz Lang
Screenwriter    Thea Von Harbou
Additional Story    Paul Falkenberg
Additional Story    Adolf Jansen
Additional Story    Karl Vash
Based on an article    Egon Jacobson
Cinematographer    Fritz Arno Wagner
Art Director    Emil Hasler
Art Director    Karl Vollbrecht
Composer    Edward Greig

Per Theater Chart: Breaking the Bank

March 20th, 2013

Spring Breakers dominated the per theater chart earning the best per theater average for any film of 2013. It opened with an average of $87,667 in three theaters. Had it opened with a total of $87,667 in three theaters, it would have been a great start. A fellow A24 release, Ginger & Rosa, was next with an average of $14,279, also in three theaters. Somebody Up There Likes Me fell 64%, but still earned a spot in the $10,000 club with $12,310 in its one theater. Oz the Great and Powerful was the final film to earn more than $10,000 on the per theater chart with an average of $10,545. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2013/03/15 77 $6,123   1 $6,123   $6,123 3
2013/03/22 96 $2,570 -58% 1 $2,570   $13,353 10
2013/03/29 114 $628 -76% 1 $628   $16,773 17
2013/04/05 81 $5,253 +736% 3 $1,751   $22,867 24
2013/04/12 98 $890 -83% 1 $890   $26,648 31
2013/05/10 102 $742   1 $742   $27,842 59
2013/05/17 104 $142 -81% 1 $142   $28,259 66
2013/05/31 77 $618   1 $618   $28,877 80
2013/08/09 78 $4,199   2 $2,100   $33,648 150
2013/09/20 105 $717   1 $717   $35,274 192
2013/12/13 65 $76   1 $76   $35,350 276

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2013/03/15 74 $10,783   1 $10,783   $10,783 7
2013/03/22 92 $5,362 -50% 1 $5,362   $16,145 14
2013/03/29 110 $1,469 -73% 1 $1,469   $17,614 21
2013/04/05 82 $8,144 +454% 3 $2,715   $25,758 28
2013/04/12 101 $1,324 -84% 1 $1,324   $27,082 35
2013/05/10 111 $1,035   1 $1,035   $28,117 63
2013/05/17 108 $142 -86% 1 $142   $28,259 70
2013/05/31 88 $618   1 $618   $28,877 84
2013/06/21 100 $215   1 $215   $29,092 105
2013/08/09 83 $4,199   2 $2,100   $33,648 154
2013/09/20 104 $717   1 $717   $35,274 196
2013/12/13 71 $151   1 $151   $35,566 280

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