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Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields (2010)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $68,719Details
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  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
77% - Fresh
Audience
73% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 27th, 2010 (Limited) by Variance Films
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 85 minutes
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Keywords: Biography, Musicians
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Fix Films
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 913 $573 Apr 1, 2011 157
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,328 $1,085 Mar 11, 2011 136
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,973 $401 Feb 25, 2011 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,338 $252 Feb 18, 2011 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,562 $562 Feb 11, 2011 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,898 $492 Feb 4, 2011 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,070 $1,126 Jan 28, 2011 94
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,682 $1,768 Jan 14, 2011 80
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,469 $1,550 Dec 17, 2010 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,695 $3,317 Dec 10, 2010 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,442 $1,990 Dec 3, 2010 38
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,459 $2,903 Nov 19, 2010 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,872 $5,073 Nov 12, 2010 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,119 $10,058 Nov 5, 2010 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 10,515 $4,620 Oct 29, 2010 3

Cast

Stephin Merritt    Himself
Claudia Gonson    Herself
Sam Davol    Himself
John Woo    Himself
Shirley Simms    Herself
Daniel Handler    Himself
Mike Yesenosky    Himself
LD Beghtol    Himself
Charles Newman    Himself
Alix Merritt    Himself
Laura Balance    Herself
Martin Hall    Himself
Carrie Brownstein    Herself
Peter Gabriel    Himself
Sasha Frere-Jones    Herself
Sarah Silverman    Herself

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Kerthy Fix
Producer    Gail O'Hara
Producer    Alan Oxman
Executive Producer    Paul Kloss
Executive Producer    Kerthy Fix
Executive Producer    Pamela Tanner Boll
Director   
Screenwriter    Kerthy Fix
Screenwriter    Gail O'Hara

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November 2nd, 2010

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Welcome to the Limited Releases

October 29th, 2010

Another week and I'm still waiting for the flood of Oscar hopefuls to come out. There are a couple of high profile films making their theatrical debut this week, The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest and Welcome to the Rileys, but neither are earning good reviews. While the movies that are earning excellent reviews are mostly documentaries and foreign imports. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2010/10/29 84 $4,620   1 $4,620   $8,190 3
2010/11/05 70 $10,058 +118% 3 $3,353   $22,930 10
2010/11/12 80 $5,073 -50% 3 $1,691   $35,396 17
2010/11/19 83 $2,903 -43% 3 $968   $41,559 24
2010/12/03 92 $1,990   2 $995   $45,412 38
2010/12/10 83 $3,317 +67% 5 $663   $50,053 45
2010/12/17 84 $1,550 -53% 2 $775   $53,579 52
2011/01/14 88 $1,768   1 $1,768   $57,290 80
2011/01/28 88 $1,126   2 $563   $62,379 94
2011/02/04 101 $492 -56% 1 $492   $63,558 101
2011/02/11 105 $562 +14% 1 $562   $64,964 108
2011/02/18 111 $252 -55% 2 $126   $66,043 115
2011/02/25 102 $401 +59% 1 $401   $66,444 122
2011/03/11 103 $1,085   2 $543   $67,521 136
2011/04/01 119 $573   1 $573   $68,094 157

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2010/10/22 96 $3,570   1 $3,570   $3,570 0
2010/10/29 84 $8,052 +126% 1 $8,052   $11,622 7
2010/11/05 72 $17,351 +115% 3 $5,784   $30,323 14
2010/11/12 80 $8,333 -52% 3 $2,778   $38,656 21
2010/11/19 90 $4,766 -43% 3 $1,589   $43,422 28
2010/12/03 90 $3,314   2 $1,657   $46,736 42
2010/12/10 85 $5,293 +60% 5 $1,059   $52,029 49
2010/12/17 93 $2,123 -60% 2 $1,062   $54,152 56
2010/12/31 94 $1,370   2 $685   $55,522 70
2011/01/14 86 $3,521   1 $3,521   $59,043 84
2011/01/28 91 $1,126   2 $563   $62,379 98
2011/02/04 96 $1,336 +19% 1 $1,336   $64,402 105
2011/02/11 97 $1,385 +4% 2 $693   $65,787 112
2011/02/18 113 $252 -82% 2 $126   $66,043 119
2011/02/25 105 $393 +56% 1 $393   $66,436 126
2011/03/11 111 $1,085   2 $543   $67,521 140
2011/04/01 115 $1,198   1 $1,198   $68,719 161

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