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Play the Game (2009)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $659,483Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 8,257 $659,483
All Time Worldwide Box Office 10,716 $659,483
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,874 $659,483
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,871 $659,483
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 2,317 $659,483

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


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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 38th Weekend 82 $14,923 Nov 13, 2009 262
Biggest 38th Weekend Limited Release 21 $14,923 Nov 13, 2009 262
Theater Average 38th Weekend Limited Release 91 $439 Nov 13, 2009 262
Biggest Domestic 37th Weekend 102 $6,654 Nov 6, 2009 255
Biggest 37th Weekend Limited Release 33 $6,654 Nov 6, 2009 255
Theater Average 37th Weekend Limited Release 92 $475 Nov 6, 2009 255
Biggest Domestic 36th Weekend 86 $19,993 Oct 30, 2009 248
Biggest 36th Weekend Limited Release 25 $19,993 Oct 30, 2009 248
Theater Average 36th Weekend Limited Release 85 $606 Oct 30, 2009 248
Biggest Domestic 35th Weekend 159 $2,920 Oct 23, 2009 241
Biggest 35th Weekend Limited Release 69 $2,920 Oct 23, 2009 241
Theater Average 35th Weekend Limited Release 128 $365 Oct 23, 2009 241
Biggest Domestic 34th Weekend 133 $6,106 Oct 16, 2009 234
Biggest 34th Weekend Limited Release 49 $6,106 Oct 16, 2009 234
Theater Average 34th Weekend Limited Release 138 $407 Oct 16, 2009 234
Biggest Domestic 33rd Weekend 142 $7,655 Oct 9, 2009 227
Biggest 33rd Weekend Limited Release 56 $7,655 Oct 9, 2009 227
Theater Average 33rd Weekend Limited Release 148 $383 Oct 9, 2009 227
Biggest Domestic 31st Weekend 194 $6,018 Sep 25, 2009 213
Biggest 31st Weekend Limited Release 78 $6,018 Sep 25, 2009 213
Theater Average 31st Weekend Limited Release 164 $502 Sep 25, 2009 213
Biggest Domestic 30th Weekend 234 $4,052 Sep 18, 2009 206
Biggest 30th Weekend Limited Release 102 $4,052 Sep 18, 2009 206
Theater Average 30th Weekend Limited Release 180 $507 Sep 18, 2009 206
Biggest Domestic 29th Weekend 186 $15,267 Sep 11, 2009 199
Biggest 29th Weekend Limited Release 64 $15,267 Sep 11, 2009 199
Theater Average 29th Weekend Limited Release 158 $694 Sep 11, 2009 199
Biggest Domestic 28th Weekend 179 $24,231 Sep 4, 2009 192
Biggest 28th Weekend Limited Release 60 $24,231 Sep 4, 2009 192
Theater Average 28th Weekend Limited Release 164 $808 Sep 4, 2009 192
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 110 $78,804 Aug 28, 2009 185
Biggest 27th Weekend Limited Release 22 $78,804 Aug 28, 2009 185
Theater Average 27th Weekend Limited Release 85 $1,459 Aug 28, 2009 185
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 4,781 $3,064 Apr 24, 2009 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,962 $3,064 Apr 24, 2009 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 2,103 $511 Apr 24, 2009 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 4,757 $7,336 Apr 17, 2009 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,715 $7,336 Apr 17, 2009 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 2,195 $564 Apr 17, 2009 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 4,457 $25,869 Apr 10, 2009 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,288 $25,869 Apr 10, 2009 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 2,431 $616 Apr 10, 2009 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 4,371 $52,542 Apr 3, 2009 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,106 $52,542 Apr 3, 2009 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 2,113 $955 Apr 3, 2009 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 5,868 $14,830 Mar 27, 2009 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 2,015 $14,830 Mar 27, 2009 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 2,161 $1,141 Mar 27, 2009 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 6,465 $14,469 Mar 20, 2009 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,313 $14,469 Mar 20, 2009 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,506 $1,206 Mar 20, 2009 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 6,509 $30,052 Mar 13, 2009 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 2,130 $30,052 Mar 13, 2009 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 2,335 $1,878 Mar 13, 2009 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 6,735 $40,146 Mar 6, 2009 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,144 $40,146 Mar 6, 2009 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 3,215 $2,007 Mar 6, 2009 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,955 $51,197 Feb 27, 2009 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 2,138 $51,197 Feb 27, 2009 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 5,036 $2,327 Feb 27, 2009 3
Theater Average Limited Release 16,650 $2,327 Feb 27, 2009 3
Top 2009 Theater Average Limited Release 812 $2,327 Feb 27, 2009 3
Never Wide Domestic 2,340 $659,483 Feb 27, 2009 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 5,856 $659,483 Feb 27, 2009 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,415 33 Feb 27, 2009 0

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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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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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