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The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio (2005)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $627,844Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
58% - Rotten
Audience
74% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 30th, 2005 (Limited) by Dreamworks SKG
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for thematic elements, some disturbing images and language
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,627 $8,360 Nov 18, 2005 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,711 $17,038 Nov 11, 2005 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,993 $23,727 Nov 4, 2005 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,486 $24,342 Oct 28, 2005 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,544 $43,251 Oct 21, 2005 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,610 $71,852 Oct 14, 2005 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,650 $106,439 Oct 7, 2005 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,682 $159,056 Sep 30, 2005 3

Cast

Julianne Moore    Evelyn Ryan
Woody Harrelson    Leo "Kelly" Ryan
Trevor Morgan    Bruce Ryan (age 16)
Ellary Porterfield    Tuff Ryan (age 13, 16, 18)
Laura Dern    Dortha Schaefer
Simon Reynolds    Ray the Milkman
David Gardner    Father McCague
Susan Merson    Mrs. Bidlack
Eric Knudsen    Rog Ryan (age 13)

Production and Technical Credits

Re-recording Mixer    Christopher Boyes

DVD Releases for March 14, 2006

March 13th, 2006

I can't say I'm particularly impressed by this week's selection of DVDs. There were a couple of films that I loved, but the DVD release was sub-par. The release I was most looking forward to Grosse Pointe - The Complete Series, was pulled from the schedule. That left A History of Violence - Buy from Amazon as the obvious choice for DVD Pick of the Week, but there were a couple of release worthy of an honorable mention, including the mockumentary, LolliLove. More...

Limited Releases Race to Oscar

September 30th, 2005

Another week, another couple of Oscar contenders are being released into theatres. But there are also some other films include the very imaginative MirrorMask and the poorly marketed Duma that are worth checking out. More...

Movie Website Updates for September 23 - September 29

September 29th, 2005

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. Here the list of this week's releases, a couple of new sites and few updates, including this week's winner, The Greatest Game Ever Played - Official Site. More...

Movie Website Updates for July 22 - July 28

July 28th, 2005

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. Here the list of this week's releases, a couple of new sites and few updates, including this week's winner, Sky High - Official Site. More...

Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2005/09/30 34 $159,056   41 $3,879   $159,056 3
2005/10/07 40 $106,439 -33% 41 $2,596   $327,969 10
2005/10/14 48 $71,852 -32% 35 $2,053   $440,994 17
2005/10/21 58 $43,251 -40% 26 $1,664   $508,747 24
2005/10/28 63 $24,342 -44% 25 $974   $550,206 31
2005/11/04 65 $23,727 -3% 29 $818   $584,085 38
2005/11/11 69 $17,038 -28% 28 $609   $609,795 45
2005/11/18 79 $8,360 -51% 15 $557   $626,310 52

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2005/10/10 40 $13,619   41 $332   $341,588 11

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2005/09/30 35 $221,530   41 $5,403   $221,530 7
2005/10/07 42 $147,612 -33% 41 $3,600   $369,142 14
2005/10/14 50 $96,354 -35% 35 $2,753   $465,496 21
2005/10/21 58 $60,368 -37% 26 $2,322   $525,864 28
2005/10/28 63 $34,494 -43% 25 $1,380   $560,358 35
2005/11/04 66 $32,399 -6% 29 $1,117   $592,757 42
2005/11/11 65 $25,193 -22% 28 $900   $617,950 49
2005/11/18 84 $9,894 -61% 15 $660   $627,844 56

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