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Standard Operating Procedure (2008)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $228,830Details
International Box Office $103,290Details
Worldwide Box Office $332,120
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 9,663 $228,830
All Time International Box Office 7,448 $103,290
All Time Worldwide Box Office 11,819 $332,120
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 2,904 $228,830
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 3,154 $228,830
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 2,156 $103,290
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 3,390 $332,120

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$5,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 25th, 2008 (Exclusive) by Sony Pictures Classics
Video Release: October 14th, 2008 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for disturbing images and content involving torture and graphic nudity, and for language.
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Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Participant Media
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 3,256 $579 Jul 25, 2008 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,609 $579 Jul 25, 2008 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,760 $116 Jul 25, 2008 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 3,669 $462 Jul 18, 2008 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,808 $462 Jul 18, 2008 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,920 $92 Jul 18, 2008 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 3,553 $2,714 Jul 11, 2008 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,504 $2,714 Jul 11, 2008 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,978 $226 Jul 11, 2008 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 3,952 $2,971 Jul 4, 2008 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,637 $2,971 Jul 4, 2008 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 2,195 $212 Jul 4, 2008 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 4,325 $3,201 Jun 27, 2008 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,761 $3,201 Jun 27, 2008 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 2,407 $160 Jun 27, 2008 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 4,517 $5,127 Jun 20, 2008 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,722 $5,127 Jun 20, 2008 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 2,416 $320 Jun 20, 2008 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 4,753 $7,505 Jun 13, 2008 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,705 $7,505 Jun 13, 2008 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 2,370 $469 Jun 13, 2008 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 4,856 $15,059 Jun 6, 2008 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,571 $15,059 Jun 6, 2008 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 2,229 $717 Jun 6, 2008 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 6,267 $3,311 May 30, 2008 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 2,559 $3,311 May 30, 2008 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 2,925 $473 May 30, 2008 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 5,706 $19,606 May 23, 2008 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,866 $19,606 May 23, 2008 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 2,251 $1,089 May 23, 2008 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 6,652 $11,481 May 16, 2008 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,466 $11,481 May 16, 2008 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,747 $1,044 May 16, 2008 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 6,660 $26,701 May 9, 2008 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 2,250 $26,701 May 9, 2008 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 3,032 $1,271 May 9, 2008 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 7,024 $31,543 May 2, 2008 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,389 $31,543 May 2, 2008 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,470 $2,868 May 2, 2008 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 8,824 $14,108 Apr 25, 2008 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 3,882 $14,108 Apr 25, 2008 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 2,191 $7,054 Apr 25, 2008 3
Theater Average Limited Release 3,953 $7,054 Apr 25, 2008 3
Top 2008 Theater Average Limited Release 206 $7,054 Apr 25, 2008 3
Never Wide Domestic 3,604 $228,830 Apr 25, 2008 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 7,130 $228,830 Apr 25, 2008 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,818 19 Apr 25, 2008 0

Awards Season - Hat Trick Of Guild Nominations

January 9th, 2009

The final guild nominations were recently announced, and there are several theatrical categories to get to. The three guilds, DGA, PGA, and WGA, announced out eight nominations in total, which really help to fill in the gaps for prediction the Oscar nods. Or in some cases, just make matters more confusing. More...

DVD Releases for October 14, 2008 - Part II

October 15th, 2008

The DVD Release Report finally comes out this week after a couple of delays. At least it is worth the wait as one of the most anticipated films of the year, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, comes out on both Two-Disc Collector's Edition and Blu-ray. This release is clearly the DVD Pick of the Week, either format, while there are so many other releases that the list had to split into two. You can find the first part here. More...

DVD Releases for October 14, 2008 - Part I

October 15th, 2008

The DVD Release Report finally comes out this week after a couple of delays. At least it is worth the wait as one of the most anticipated films of the year, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, comes out on both Two-Disc Collector's Edition and Blu-ray. This release is clearly the DVD Pick of the Week, on either format, while there are so many other releases that the list had to split into two. You can find the second part here. More...

Yangtze is not Up the Creek on the Per Theater Chart

April 29th, 2008

The Canadian documentary, Up the Yangtze, led the way on the per theater chart this week scoring $15,851 in its lone theater. Holly was just a tiny percent behind with $15,687, also in one theater. The final resident of the $10,000 club was Roman de Gare, which earned an average of $12,742 in two theaters. More...

Movie Website Reviews for Weekend of April 25, 2008

April 26th, 2008

The curse of the Unrated website reared its ugly head this week leaving only Baby Mama - Official Site in contention for the weekly website award. That site did have all of the usual features, plenty of clips, interactive features, and more. More...

Without Limited Releases

April 25th, 2008

Only eight limited releases this week, none of which seem destined for mainstream success. Despeite earning merely average reviews, Then She Found Me might have the best chance at expanding thanks to its director. But even so, it will likely have to wait until the home market to find an audience. More...

New Movie Announcements, Stars and Directors - February 19, 2008

February 19th, 2008

This week another number of upcoming movies, new stars and directors have been added to our archive! More...

New Movie US Release Dates - February 17, 2008

February 17th, 2008

This week's round of new movie release information contains release dates for Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Four Christmases, Star Trek XI and more! More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/04/25 80 $14,108   2 $7,054   $14,108 3
2008/05/02 55 $31,543 +124% 11 $2,868   $53,746 10
2008/05/09 56 $26,701 -15% 21 $1,271   $96,234 17
2008/05/16 74 $11,481 -57% 11 $1,044   $122,715 24
2008/05/23 59 $19,606 +71% 18 $1,089   $147,790 31
2008/05/30 90 $3,311 -83% 7 $473   $165,835 38
2008/06/06 65 $15,059 +355% 21 $717   $182,312 45
2008/06/13 76 $7,505 -50% 16 $469   $198,523 52
2008/06/20 84 $5,127 -32% 16 $320   $208,834 59
2008/06/27 95 $3,201 -38% 20 $160   $216,012 66
2008/07/04 87 $2,971 -7% 14 $212   $221,477 73
2008/07/11 97 $2,714 -9% 12 $226   $225,766 80
2008/07/18 117 $462 -83% 5 $92   $228,007 87
2008/07/25 113 $579 +25% 5 $116   $228,830 94

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/05/26 48 $6,661   18 $370   $154,451 32

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/04/25 78 $22,203   2 $11,102   $22,203 7
2008/05/02 55 $47,330 +113% 11 $4,303   $69,533 14
2008/05/09 57 $41,701 -12% 21 $1,986   $111,234 21
2008/05/16 74 $16,950 -59% 11 $1,541   $128,184 28
2008/05/23 57 $34,340 +103% 18 $1,908   $162,524 35
2008/05/30 88 $4,729 -86% 7 $676   $167,253 42
2008/06/06 64 $23,765 +403% 21 $1,132   $191,018 49
2008/06/13 72 $12,689 -47% 16 $793   $203,707 56
2008/06/20 78 $9,104 -28% 16 $569   $212,811 63
2008/06/27 89 $5,695 -37% 20 $285   $218,506 70
2008/07/04 85 $4,546 -20% 14 $325   $223,052 77
2008/07/11 91 $4,493 -1% 12 $374   $227,545 84
2008/07/18 106 $706 -84% 5 $141   $228,251 91
2008/07/25 112 $579 -18% 5 $116   $228,830 98

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