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The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers (2010)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $453,650Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
96% - Certified Fresh
Audience
90% - Upright

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 29th, 2010 (Limited) by First Run Features
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Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 580 $166 Jul 30, 2010 185
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 650 $324 Jul 23, 2010 178
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 851 $343 Jul 9, 2010 164
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,309 $384 Jun 18, 2010 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,272 $1,467 Jun 11, 2010 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,584 $982 Jun 4, 2010 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,553 $3,035 May 28, 2010 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,615 $5,864 May 21, 2010 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,217 $2,334 May 14, 2010 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,034 $7,189 May 7, 2010 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,098 $13,118 Apr 30, 2010 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,380 $13,916 Apr 23, 2010 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,879 $10,090 Apr 16, 2010 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,916 $18,582 Apr 9, 2010 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,177 $22,529 Apr 2, 2010 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,740 $17,858 Mar 26, 2010 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,108 $19,309 Mar 19, 2010 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,601 $19,703 Mar 12, 2010 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,922 $25,797 Mar 5, 2010 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,364 $28,384 Feb 26, 2010 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,482 $46,502 Feb 19, 2010 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,586 $25,968 Feb 12, 2010 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,730 $1,681 Feb 5, 2010 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 11,784 $1,114 Jan 29, 2010 3

2010 - Holiday Gift Guide - Part III

December 9th, 2010

Christmas shopping season continues, as does our Holiday Gift Guide. We started with Part I, which talked about the big first run releases, while Part II dealt with box sets and TV on DVD releases. This week we look at limited releases, foreign releases, and some old time classics, starting with... More...

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for July 20th, 2010

July 19th, 2010

The dead zone on the home market continues with only three wide releases... well, two and a half wide releases, none of which matched expectations at the box office. There's not even a lot of limited releases, catalog titles, or TV on DVD releases to compensate. There are some, just not a lot. My favorite title on this week's list is actually a late review: White Collar: Season One on DVD and Blu-ray. Meanwhile, the two best new releases this week have a Canadian Connection, Degrassi: The Next Generations: Season 9 and NHL: Greatest Stanley Cup Moments, both of which earn Puck of the Week honors. More...

Oscar Contest: Category Highlight: Best Feature-Length Documentary

March 3rd, 2010

With our annual Oscar Prediction contest underway, now is the best time to look at the nominees and try and figure out who the favorites are and which films should just feel honored to be nominated. Today we look at Best Feature-Length Documentary, which is only slightly more competitive than Best Animated Feature Film. (The next two categories are more competitive, I promise.) More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2010/01/29 92 $1,114   1 $1,114   $37,989 3
2010/02/05 93 $1,681 +51% 1 $1,681   $40,743 10
2010/02/12 46 $25,968 +1,445% 6 $4,328   $67,138 17
2010/02/19 49 $46,502 +79% 10 $4,650   $126,226 24
2010/02/26 61 $28,384 -39% 9 $3,154   $170,912 31
2010/03/05 58 $25,797 -9% 12 $2,150   $208,345 38
2010/03/12 58 $19,703 -24% 8 $2,463   $239,194 45
2010/03/19 56 $19,309 -2% 11 $1,755   $266,424 52
2010/03/26 56 $17,858 -8% 11 $1,623   $295,218 59
2010/04/02 53 $22,529 +26% 11 $2,048   $325,372 66
2010/04/09 60 $18,582 -18% 10 $1,858   $351,577 73
2010/04/16 70 $10,090 -46% 7 $1,441   $371,257 80
2010/04/23 65 $13,916 +38% 11 $1,265   $392,749 87
2010/04/30 69 $13,118 -6% 9 $1,458   $411,565 94
2010/05/07 76 $7,189 -45% 9 $799   $423,411 101
2010/05/14 97 $2,334 -68% 4 $584   $430,826 108
2010/05/21 74 $5,864 +151% 5 $1,173   $438,408 115
2010/05/28 82 $3,035 -48% 5 $607   $444,707 122
2010/06/04 111 $982 -68% 3 $327   $448,866 129
2010/06/11 106 $1,467 +49% 3 $489   $450,700 136
2010/06/18 112 $384 -74% 3 $128   $451,689 143
2010/07/09 104 $343   1 $343   $453,336 164
2010/07/23 99 $324   1 $324   $453,317 178
2010/07/30 102 $166 -49% 1 $166   $453,483 185

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2010/02/15 46 $5,452   6 $909   $72,590 18
2010/05/31 71 $1,241   5 $248   $445,948 123

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2010/01/29 92 $2,187   1 $2,187   $39,062 7
2010/02/05 92 $2,108 -4% 1 $2,108   $41,170 14
2010/02/12 48 $38,042 +1,705% 6 $6,340   $79,212 21
2010/02/19 52 $60,050 +58% 10 $6,005   $139,262 28
2010/02/26 58 $39,073 -35% 9 $4,341   $181,604 35
2010/03/05 56 $37,636 -4% 12 $3,136   $219,240 42
2010/03/12 59 $27,199 -28% 10 $2,720   $247,115 49
2010/03/19 59 $30,245 +11% 11 $2,750   $277,360 56
2010/03/26 62 $25,483 -16% 11 $2,317   $302,843 63
2010/04/02 54 $29,663 +16% 11 $2,697   $332,905 70
2010/04/09 60 $26,579 -10% 10 $2,658   $360,663 77
2010/04/16 76 $12,630 -52% 7 $1,804   $377,890 84
2010/04/23 67 $19,276 +53% 11 $1,752   $398,446 91
2010/04/30 73 $17,775 -8% 9 $1,975   $416,222 98
2010/05/07 72 $11,541 -35% 9 $1,282   $428,492 105
2010/05/14 97 $3,692 -68% 4 $923   $432,544 112
2010/05/21 80 $7,475 +102% 5 $1,495   $441,672 119
2010/05/28 82 $6,212 -17% 5 $1,242   $447,884 126
2010/06/04 113 $1,349 -78% 3 $450   $449,233 133
2010/06/11 109 $2,072 +54% 3 $691   $451,305 140
2010/06/18 106 $1,688 -19% 3 $563   $452,993 147
2010/07/09 106 $343   1 $343   $453,336 168
2010/07/23 101 $324   1 $324   $453,317 182
2010/07/30 105 $333 +3% 1 $333   $453,650 189

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