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The We and the I (2013)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $42,172Details
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Workshopped with a group of teens from The Bronx over the course of 3 years, Michel Gondry's The We and The I gives an inside look into the dynamics, drama and hilarity that emerge on a real-time bus ride through The Bronx on the last day of school.


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
68% - Fresh
47% - Spilled

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 8th, 2013 (Limited) by Paladin/108 Media
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 103 minutes
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Keywords: Last Day of School, LGBT, Bigotry, Bullies, Scene in End Credits
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Partizan Films, Kinology, Mars Films
Production Countries: France,
United States

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Michel Gondry
Screenwriter    Paul Proch
Screenwriter    Jeff Grimshaw
Producer    Georges Bermann
Producer    Michel Gondry
Producer    Julie Fong
Producer    Raffi Adlan
Production Designer    Tommaso Ortino
Editor    Jeff Buchanan
Director of Photography    Alex Disenhof

Per Theater Chart: Somebody Up There Likes These Films

March 13th, 2013

There were a trio of films to top the $10,000 mark on the per theater chart. Somebody Up There Likes Me earned first place with $34,362 in its one theater. The overall number one film, Oz the Great and Powerful, earned second place with an average of $20,223 in nearly 4,000 theaters. The final film in the $10,000 club was The We and the I, which managed $10,774 in one theater. More...

Oz Opening Powerful, not Quite Great

March 10th, 2013

After a dismal showing for Jack the Giant Slayer last weekend, and generally soft box office all year, the industry has been in need of a boost. And it is getting one this weekend, with Oz The Great and Powerful opening to a robust $80.3 million, according to Disney's Sunday estimate. That's the third-biggest March weekend of all time, which is an impressive number of course. But the two films above it, The Hunger Games ($152 million) and Alice in Wonderland ($116 million), show what a true March blowout looks like, and this debut is much closer to The Lorax, which debuted with $70 million this time last year. That film went on to make $214 million domestically, and Oz will likely end up somewhere around that mark. Unless it delivers massive international numbers -- the studio has it at a very solid $69.9 million this weekend -- the film will end up basically a break-even proposition for the studio. More...

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Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2013/03/08 73 $10,774   1 $10,774   $10,774 3
2013/03/15 79 $5,852 -46% 2 $2,926   $20,248 10
2013/03/22 84 $5,839 n/c 7 $834   $28,254 17

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