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Play the Game (2009)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $659,483Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
27% - Rotten
Audience
60% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 27th, 2009 (Limited) by Slowhand Cinema
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sexual content and language
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 38th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 82 $14,923 Nov 13, 2009 262
Biggest 37th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 102 $6,654 Nov 6, 2009 255
Biggest 36th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 86 $19,993 Oct 30, 2009 248
Biggest 35th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 159 $2,920 Oct 23, 2009 241
Biggest 34th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 132 $6,106 Oct 16, 2009 234
Biggest 33rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 141 $7,655 Oct 9, 2009 227
Biggest 31st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 193 $6,018 Sep 25, 2009 213
Biggest 30th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 234 $4,052 Sep 18, 2009 206
Biggest 29th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 186 $15,267 Sep 11, 2009 199
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 179 $24,231 Sep 4, 2009 192
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 110 $78,804 Aug 28, 2009 185
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,737 $3,064 Apr 24, 2009 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,707 $7,336 Apr 17, 2009 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,410 $25,869 Apr 10, 2009 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,325 $52,542 Apr 3, 2009 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,809 $14,830 Mar 27, 2009 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,402 $14,469 Mar 20, 2009 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,441 $30,052 Mar 13, 2009 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,666 $40,146 Mar 6, 2009 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,890 $51,197 Feb 27, 2009 3

Cast

   David Mitchell
   Grandpa Joe
Doris Roberts    Rose Larrabee
Marla Sokoloff    Julie Larabee
Liz Sheridan    Edna Gordon
Geoffrey Owens    Rob
Clint Howard    Dick Mitchell
Rance Howard    Mervin

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/02/27 50 $51,197   22 $2,327   $51,197 3
2009/03/06 49 $40,146 -22% 20 $2,007   $116,734 10
2009/03/13 53 $30,052 -25% 16 $1,878   $164,415 17
2009/03/20 64 $14,469 -52% 12 $1,206   $194,007 24
2009/03/27 65 $14,830 +2% 13 $1,141   $218,302 31
2009/04/03 41 $52,542 +254% 55 $955   $277,786 38
2009/04/10 59 $25,869 -51% 42 $616   $333,712 45
2009/04/17 80 $7,336 -72% 13 $564   $358,958 52
2009/04/24 92 $3,064 -58% 6 $511   $365,805 59
2009/08/28 41 $78,804   54 $1,459   $456,536 185
2009/09/04 59 $24,231 -69% 30 $808   $513,065 192
2009/09/11 66 $15,267 -37% 22 $694   $542,220 199
2009/09/18 96 $4,052 -73% 8 $507   $551,712 206
2009/09/25 90 $6,018 +49% 12 $502   $559,898 213
2009/10/09 82 $7,655   20 $383   $583,139 227
2009/10/16 89 $6,106 -20% 15 $407   $592,706 234
2009/10/23 101 $2,920 -52% 8 $365   $600,111 241
2009/10/30 64 $19,993 +585% 33 $606   $621,040 248
2009/11/06 82 $6,654 -67% 14 $475   $635,741 255
2009/11/13 66 $14,923 +124% 34 $439   $653,120 262

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/09/07 52 $7,784   30 $259   $520,849 193

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/02/27 52 $76,588   22 $3,481   $76,588 7
2009/03/06 49 $57,775 -25% 20 $2,889   $134,363 14
2009/03/13 54 $45,175 -22% 16 $2,823   $179,538 21
2009/03/20 63 $23,934 -47% 12 $1,995   $203,472 28
2009/03/27 65 $21,772 -9% 13 $1,675   $225,244 35
2009/04/03 42 $82,599 +279% 55 $1,502   $307,843 42
2009/04/10 53 $43,779 -47% 42 $1,042   $351,622 49
2009/04/17 79 $11,119 -75% 13 $855   $362,741 56
2009/04/24 97 $3,064 -72% 6 $511   $365,805 63
2009/08/28 40 $111,102   54 $2,057   $488,834 189
2009/09/04 58 $38,119 -66% 30 $1,271   $526,953 196
2009/09/11 68 $20,707 -46% 22 $941   $547,660 203
2009/09/18 100 $6,220 -70% 8 $778   $553,880 210
2009/09/25 91 $9,056 +46% 12 $755   $562,936 217
2009/10/09 87 $11,116   20 $556   $586,600 231
2009/10/16 85 $10,591 -5% 15 $706   $597,191 238
2009/10/23 106 $3,856 -64% 8 $482   $601,047 245
2009/10/30 65 $28,040 +627% 33 $850   $629,087 252
2009/11/06 83 $9,110 -68% 14 $651   $638,197 259
2009/11/13 65 $21,286 +134% 34 $626   $659,483 266

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