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Newtown (2016)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $14,109Details
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A proud Labor Day parade floats by as hundreds of parents and children line the streets in the last gasps of summer. It is made up of local leadership, a brigade of first responders, the town priest, a high school marching band and a magic school bus in a town that could by Anytown, America. Yet this isn't any town. It's Newtown. Twenty months after the horrific mass shooting in Newtown, CT that too the lives of twenty elementary school children and six educators on December 14, 2012, the small New England town is a complex psychological web of tragic aftermath in the wake of yet another act of mass killing at the hands of a disturbed young gunman.


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
93% - Fresh
88% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 7th, 2016 (Limited) by Abramorama Films
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 85 minutes
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Keywords: Mass Shooting, Agitprop, Political, Mental Illness
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Abramorama, K A Snyder Productions, Cuomo Cole Productions, Transform Films, ITVS
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,446 $2,398 Oct 14, 2016 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,725 $7,332 Oct 7, 2016 3


Nicole Hockley    Herself
Mark Barden    Himself
David Wheeler    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Kim A Snyder
Producer    Maria Cuomo Cole
Editor    Gabriel Rhodes
Director of Photography    Derek Wiesehahn
Cinematographer    Jake Clennell
Cinematographer    Naiti Gamez
Supervising Composer and Main Theme by    Fil Eisler
Composer    Tyler Bates
Composer    Jeff Beal

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October 7th, 2016

Voyage of Time

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/10/07 66 $7,332   2 $3,666   $7,332 3
2016/10/14 85 $2,398 -67% 3 $799   $12,998 10

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/10/07 70 $10,600   2 $5,300   $10,600 7
2016/10/14 81 $3,519 -67% 3 $1,173   $14,109 14

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