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Smashed (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $375,981Details
International Box Office $123,128
Worldwide Box Office $499,109
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Kate and Charlie are a young married couple whose bond is built on a mutual love of music, laughter and drinking... especially the drinking. When Kate's drinking leads her to dangerous places and her job as a school teacher is put into jeopardy, she decides to join AA and get sober. With the help of her friend and sponsor Jenny, and the vice principal at her school, the awkward, but well intentioned, Mr. Davies, Kate takes steps toward improving her health and life. Sobriety isn't as easy as Kate had anticipated though. Her new lifestyle brings to the surface a troubling relationship with her mother, facing the lies she's told her employer and calls into question whether or not her relationship with Charlie is built on love or is just boozy diversion from adulthood.


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
84% - Certified Fresh
67% - Upright

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 12th, 2012 (Limited) by Sony Pictures Classics
Video Release: March 12th, 2013 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for alcohol abuse, language, some sexual content and brief drug use.
(Rating bulletin 2227, 6/13/2012)
Running Time: 81 minutes
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Keywords: Dysfunctional Family, Relationships Gone Wrong, Rehab / Former Addict, Addiction
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Super Crispy Entertainment, Jonathan Schwartz, Andea Sperling, Front Porch Films
Production Countries: United States


   Kate Hannah
   Charlie Hannah
Nick Offerman    Mr. Davies
Megan Mullally    Principal Barnes
Octavia Spencer    Jenny
Mary Kay Place    Rochelle
Kyle Gallner    Owen
Mackenzie Davis    Millie
Bree Turner    Freda

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    James Ponsoldt
Screenwriter    Susan Burke
Producer    Jonathan Schwartz
Producer    Andrea Sperling
Producer    Jennifer Cochis
Executive Producer    Audrey Wilf
Executive Producer    Zygi Wilf
Casting    Avy Kaufman
Casting    Kim Coleman
Co-Producer    Stephanie Meurer
Co-Producer    Stephen Ricci
Co-Producer    Elise Salomon
Director of Photography    Tobias Datum
Editor    Suzanne Spangler
Production Designer    Linda Sena
Costume Designer    Diaz Jacobs
Music Supervisor    Tiffany Anders
Music By    Eric D. Johnson
Music By    Andy Cabic

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for March 12th, 2013

March 13th, 2013

There are not many first run releases coming out on the home market this week, but two of them, Life of Pi and Rise of the Guardians, rose to Pick of the Week status. For that honor, we have to turn to an older release, Who Framed Roger Rabbit?, which celebrated its 25th Anniversary by coming out on Blu-ray for the first time. Yes, it is shovelware, but it is still the best movie on this week's list. If you don't have the DVD already and really don't like Pan & Scan, you might want to wait till Disney fixes the mix-up with the DVD portion of the Combo Pack. More...

Awards Season: Silver Linings for Limited Releases

November 28th, 2012

The Independent Spirit Awards has a special place in the Awards Season. The nominations are the unoffficial start of Awards Season, but the actual awards aren't given out until Oscar weekend, so they are the beginning at the end of Awards Season. They also help out a lot of limited releases that would otherwise not get enough buzz, although they are not so good at predicting Oscar wins. This year, two films tied for most nominations, Moonrise Kingdom and The Silver Linings Playbook, both of which earned five nominations. They weren't the only films to earn multiple nominations though. More...

Per Theater Chart: Going Nowhere

October 16th, 2012

There was only one film to crack the $10,000 mark on this week's Per Theater Chart. Middle Of Nowhere managed that feat with $68,000 in six theaters for an average of $11,318. Simon and the Oaks came very close with $9,963 in its one theater. More...

Limited Releases: Smashing Success

October 12th, 2012

It's a very busy week for limited releases with a dozen films on this week's list. There are few that are earning good buzz or strong reviews, and even a couple earning both. Smashed is probably the film with the best chance at earning mainstream success. The Big Picture, Middle of Nowhere, and Gaybe are also earning overwhelmingly positive reviews. More...

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Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/10/12 51 $26,943   4 $6,736   $26,943 3
2012/10/19 46 $44,642 +66% 20 $2,232   $83,292 10
2012/10/26 44 $39,592 -11% 21 $1,885   $145,105 17
2012/11/02 47 $34,097 -14% 21 $1,624   $198,690 24
2012/11/09 45 $38,944 +14% 42 $927   $247,874 31
2012/11/16 51 $25,256 -35% 50 $505   $296,342 38
2012/11/23 62 $13,082 -48% 30 $436   $325,401 45
2012/11/30 76 $3,710 -72% 15 $247   $338,247 52
2012/12/07 63 $15,928 +329% 29 $549   $356,987 59
2012/12/14 72 $4,157 -74% 10 $416   $368,887 66
2012/12/21 69 $2,143 -48% 5 $429   $372,537 73
2013/01/04 92 $186   3 $62   $375,981 87

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