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Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $12,313,694Details
International Box Office $2,859,259
Worldwide Box Office $15,172,953
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $3,652,222 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $3,652,222
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 7th, 2008 (Limited) by Focus Features
Video Release: August 19th, 2008 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some partial nudity and innuendo
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,430 $41,017 May 16, 2008 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,628 $49,873 May 9, 2008 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,690 $69,907 May 2, 2008 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,376 $142,610 Apr 25, 2008 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,269 $254,783 Apr 18, 2008 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,210 $505,080 Apr 11, 2008 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,542 $732,204 Apr 4, 2008 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,811 $1,151,400 Mar 28, 2008 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,230 $1,481,593 Mar 21, 2008 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,608 $1,940,781 Mar 14, 2008 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,882 $2,490,942 Mar 7, 2008 3

Cast

Amy Adams    Delysia Lafosse
Frances McDormand    Miss Pettigrew
Ciaran Hinds    Joe
Shirley Henderson    Edythe Dubarry
Lee Pace    Michael
Mark Strong   

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    David Magee
Screenwriter    Simon Beaufoy

DVD Sales - New Releases Flood Sales Chart

September 3rd, 2008

New releases dominated this week's sales chart in a way that is rarely seen. Not only did we have a new number one, but there wasn't a single holdover in the top eight. That new number one was Camp Rock, which sold 535,000 units and generated $8.02 million in revenue. Next up was Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert Tour, which sold 414,000 units. However, with a higher average price it was actually the number one seller in terms of raw dollars with $9.16 million. More...

DVD Rentals - Street is Kings of the Rentals

September 3rd, 2008

New releases did well on the rental charts, but they did not dominate in the way they did on the sales chart. We still had a new number one as Street Kings topped the charts with nearly double the revenue of its nearest competitor. More...

DVD Releases for August 19, 2008, Part II

August 18th, 2008

This is the week that Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert Tour makes its debut on DVD and Blu-ray. This movie was a huge hit theatrically, so it will be interesting to see how well it sells on the home market. However, while it is certainly a very good deal, I'm not sure it is a real contender for DVD Pick of the Week. For that we have to look to Terminator - The Sarah Connor Chronicles on either DVD or Blu-ray, but there are also a few other releases worth checking out. There are are plenty of other releases, so much so that we had to split this week's list into two. Look for part I here. More...

Blueberries Take Flight on the Per Theater Chart

April 8th, 2008

Flight of the Red Balloon rose to the top of the Per Theater Chart this week scoring an average or $17,611 in its two theaters. The only other film to reach the $10,000 mark was My Blueberry Nights with an average of $12,358 in six theaters. More...

Per Theater Chart is in Contempt

March 18th, 2008

There were only two films to top $10,000 on the Per Theater Chart this week>. The first was the re-release of Contempt with $14,826. Next was the overall box office leader, Horton Hears a Who, which opened with an average of $11,384. More...

Per Theater Average Victory is no Walk in the Park

March 11th, 2008

Paranoid Park opened in first place on the per theater chart with an average of $14,914. The only other film to cross $10,000 was the overall box office leader, 10,000 B.C., with an average of $10,518. More...

Movie Website Reviews for Weekend of March 7, 2008

March 8th, 2008

After a slump in site that had much the in way of style, we have two sites that were in contention for the Weekly Website Award. While College Road Trip - Official Site - came close, it was CJ7 - Official Site - that took home the award. More...

Limited Releases Live for a Weekend

March 7th, 2008

Big list of limited releases, including one that's opening so wide it could reach the top ten and another that could expand wide later on. I wouldn't put money on either film doing that, but there's certainly a legitimate chance. More...

New Movie US Release Dates - November 25, 2007

November 25th, 2007

This week's round of new movie release information contains release dates for The Lovely Bones, The Taking of Pelham 123, G.I. Joe and more! More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/03/07 11 $2,490,942   535 $4,656   $2,490,942 3
2008/03/14 12 $1,940,781 -22% 539 $3,601   $5,299,639 10
2008/03/21 13 $1,481,593 -24% 531 $2,790   $7,542,124 17
2008/03/28 16 $1,151,400 -22% 516 $2,231   $9,397,977 24
2008/04/04 19 $732,204 -36% 503 $1,456   $10,534,800 31
2008/04/11 22 $505,080 -31% 471 $1,072   $11,318,201 38
2008/04/18 24 $254,783 -50% 332 $767   $11,767,372 45
2008/04/25 32 $142,610 -44% 222 $642   $12,018,325 52
2008/05/02 40 $69,907 -51% 136 $514   $12,150,353 59
2008/05/09 46 $49,873 -29% 98 $509   $12,229,144 66
2008/05/16 50 $41,017 -18% 94 $436   $12,294,036 73

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/03/07 11 $700,218   535 $1,309   $700,218 1
2008/03/08 11 $1,095,866 +57% 535 $2,048   $1,796,084 2
2008/03/09 10 $694,858 -37% 535 $1,299   $2,490,942 3
2008/03/10 10 $211,659 -70% 535 $396   $2,702,601 4
2008/03/11 9 $226,560 +7% 535 $423   $2,929,161 5
2008/03/12 9 $215,609 -5% 535 $403   $3,144,770 6
2008/03/13 11 $214,088 -1% 535 $400   $3,358,858 7
2008/03/14 12 $558,896 +161% 539 $1,037   $3,917,754 8
2008/03/15 11 $849,134 +52% 539 $1,575   $4,766,888 9
2008/03/16 10 $532,751 -37% 539 $988   $5,299,639 10
2008/03/17 12 $160,867 -70% 539 $298   $5,460,506 11
2008/03/18 12 $188,501 +17% 539 $350   $5,649,007 12

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/03/07 11 $3,358,858   535 $6,278   $3,358,858 7
2008/03/14 12 $2,701,673 -20% 539 $5,012   $6,060,531 14
2008/03/21 13 $2,186,046 -19% 531 $4,117   $8,246,577 21
2008/03/28 16 $1,556,019 -29% 516 $3,016   $9,802,596 28
2008/04/04 19 $1,010,525 -35% 503 $2,009   $10,813,121 35
2008/04/11 21 $699,468 -31% 471 $1,485   $11,512,589 42
2008/04/18 22 $363,126 -48% 332 $1,094   $11,875,715 49
2008/04/25 32 $204,731 -44% 222 $922   $12,080,446 56
2008/05/02 41 $98,825 -52% 136 $727   $12,179,271 63
2008/05/09 47 $73,748 -25% 98 $753   $12,253,019 70
2008/05/16 53 $60,675 -18% 94 $645   $12,313,694 77

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/24/20081937,104 37,104$741,709$741,7091

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