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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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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 11,220 $68,719
All Time Worldwide Box Office 14,082 $68,719
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 4,164 $68,719

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


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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 915 $573 Apr 1, 2011 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 515 $573 Apr 1, 2011 157
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 395 $573 Apr 1, 2011 157
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 1,333 $1,085 Mar 11, 2011 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 699 $1,085 Mar 11, 2011 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 615 $543 Mar 11, 2011 136
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,992 $401 Feb 25, 2011 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 1,060 $401 Feb 25, 2011 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 912 $401 Feb 25, 2011 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 2,360 $252 Feb 18, 2011 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 1,261 $252 Feb 18, 2011 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 1,280 $126 Feb 18, 2011 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 2,583 $562 Feb 11, 2011 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 1,320 $562 Feb 11, 2011 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 989 $562 Feb 11, 2011 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 2,922 $492 Feb 4, 2011 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 1,481 $492 Feb 4, 2011 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 1,205 $492 Feb 4, 2011 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 3,099 $1,126 Jan 28, 2011 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,468 $1,126 Jan 28, 2011 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,205 $563 Jan 28, 2011 94
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 3,719 $1,768 Jan 14, 2011 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,658 $1,768 Jan 14, 2011 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 337 $1,768 Jan 14, 2011 80
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 5,529 $1,550 Dec 17, 2010 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 2,402 $1,550 Dec 17, 2010 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,828 $775 Dec 17, 2010 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 5,755 $3,317 Dec 10, 2010 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 2,336 $3,317 Dec 10, 2010 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 2,334 $663 Dec 10, 2010 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 6,512 $1,990 Dec 3, 2010 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 2,781 $1,990 Dec 3, 2010 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 2,046 $995 Dec 3, 2010 38
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 7,542 $2,903 Nov 19, 2010 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 3,282 $2,903 Nov 19, 2010 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,850 $968 Nov 19, 2010 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 7,959 $5,073 Nov 12, 2010 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 3,439 $5,073 Nov 12, 2010 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 2,546 $1,691 Nov 12, 2010 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 8,206 $10,058 Nov 5, 2010 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 3,486 $10,058 Nov 5, 2010 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,127 $3,353 Nov 5, 2010 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 10,625 $4,620 Oct 29, 2010 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 5,649 $4,620 Oct 29, 2010 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 3,349 $4,620 Oct 29, 2010 3
Theater Average Limited Release 7,172 $4,620 Oct 29, 2010 3
Top 2010 Theater Average Limited Release 345 $4,620 Oct 29, 2010 3
Never Wide Domestic 5,090 $68,719 Oct 27, 2010 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 8,574 $68,719 Oct 27, 2010 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 2,938 4 Oct 27, 2010 0

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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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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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