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Who Killed the Electric Car? (2006)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,678,874Details
International Box Office $170,518
Worldwide Box Office $1,849,392
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
88% - Certified Fresh
Audience
84% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$1,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 28th, 2006 (Exclusive) by Sony Pictures Classics
Video Release: November 14th, 2006 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG for brief mild language.
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Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,276 $1,455 Nov 10, 2006 138
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,359 $2,338 Nov 3, 2006 131
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,238 $9,044 Oct 27, 2006 124
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,524 $7,723 Oct 20, 2006 117
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,811 $7,193 Oct 13, 2006 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,148 $5,346 Oct 6, 2006 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,983 $17,738 Sep 29, 2006 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,404 $13,111 Sep 22, 2006 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,430 $24,149 Sep 15, 2006 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,478 $37,762 Sep 8, 2006 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,600 $51,451 Sep 1, 2006 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,740 $67,095 Aug 25, 2006 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,081 $70,707 Aug 18, 2006 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,199 $101,810 Aug 11, 2006 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,608 $121,565 Aug 4, 2006 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,196 $115,845 Jul 28, 2006 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,554 $146,468 Jul 21, 2006 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,171 $124,499 Jul 14, 2006 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,046 $71,514 Jul 7, 2006 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,055 $45,138 Jun 30, 2006 5

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Michael Brook

DVD Releases for November 14, 2006

November 14th, 2006

With Thanksgivings just around the corner, there are a lot of releases coming out this week. You see, every time this year there's a media report that the day after Thanksgiving is the biggest shopping day of the year. However, this is not true. Christmas Eve is actually the biggest shopping day of the year (talk about last minute gifts). Even so, Thanksgiving is still a massively important time of the year and there's no surprise that studios are trying to get out as many gift ideas as possible just in time for the holiday rush. With that in mind, there are several full series sets coming out this week, including DVD Pick of the Week contender Get Smart - The Complete Series - Buy Direct. However, when it comes to the winner, there's really only one choice and that is Looney Tunes - Golden Collection - Volume Four - Buy from Amazon. More...

Per Theatre Charts - No Stranger to Success

July 6th, 2006

Strangers With Candy easily led the per theatre charts this weekend with just over $43,000 in 2 theatres for an average of $21,571. Since it debuted on Wednesday, the film has made almost $70,000. Second place went to the overall box office champ, Superman Returns, which pulled in a solid average $12,924 of over the three-day weekend. Last week's winner was the only holdover to reach $10,000 average as Wassup Rockers brought in nearly $35,000 on 3 screens for an average of $11,570. More...

Movie Website Updates for June 24th - June 30th

June 30th, 2006

It seems a lot of people are starting their holidays early, but not this column as it's the busiest it's been in more than a month. Including in this list are a few newly released teaser trailers and a handful of flash sites, most of which are worth checking out. But the best of the best is the Running With Scissors - Official Site. More...

Who Killed the Limited Releases?

June 29th, 2006

Just a handful of limited releases this week, including some that opened yesterday. But will they be able to get the attention they deserve, of will this week's blockbuster kill any hopes that they had? More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/06/30 40 $45,138   8 $5,642   $58,526 5
2006/07/07 33 $71,514 +58% 19 $3,764   $164,799 12
2006/07/14 28 $124,499 +74% 48 $2,594   $326,436 19
2006/07/21 29 $146,468 +18% 62 $2,362   $539,930 26
2006/07/28 33 $115,845 -21% 61 $1,899   $729,188 33
2006/08/04 36 $121,565 +5% 74 $1,643   $918,697 40
2006/08/11 42 $101,810 -16% 69 $1,476   $1,091,904 47
2006/08/18 49 $70,707 -31% 63 $1,122   $1,215,628 54
2006/08/25 49 $67,095 -5% 60 $1,118   $1,324,335 61
2006/09/01 50 $51,451 -23% 58 $887   $1,410,754 68
2006/09/08 54 $37,762 -27% 67 $564   $1,481,404 75
2006/09/15 65 $24,149 -36% 45 $537   $1,530,006 82
2006/09/22 83 $13,111 -46% 23 $570   $1,565,326 89
2006/09/29 68 $17,738 +35% 24 $739   $1,596,963 96
2006/10/06 78 $5,346 -70% 13 $411   $1,613,156 103
2006/10/13 85 $7,193 +35% 16 $450   $1,632,146 110
2006/10/20 80 $7,723 +7% 17 $454   $1,647,435 117
2006/10/27 82 $9,044 +17% 13 $696   $1,661,477 124
2006/11/03 101 $2,338 -74% 8 $292   $1,669,902 131
2006/11/10 103 $1,455 -38% 2 $728   $1,677,838 138

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/07/14 - $29,000   48 $604   $231,000 17
2006/07/15 - $49,000 +69% 48 $1,021   $280,000 18
2006/07/16 - $43,000 -12% 48 $896   $326,436 19
2006/07/17 - $17,000 -60% 48 $354   $343,000 20
2006/07/18 - $17,000 n/c 48 $354   $360,000 21
2006/07/19 - $16,000 -6% 48 $333   $376,000 22
2006/07/20 - $16,000 n/c 48 $333   $393,462 23
2006/09/04 53 $11,891   58 $205   $1,422,645 69

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/06/30 41 $79,897   8 $9,987   $93,285 9
2006/07/07 34 $108,652 +36% 19 $5,719   $201,937 16
2006/07/14 29 $191,525 +76% 48 $3,990   $393,462 23
2006/07/21 30 $219,881 +15% 62 $3,546   $613,343 30
2006/07/28 34 $183,789 -16% 61 $3,013   $797,132 37
2006/08/04 35 $192,962 +5% 74 $2,608   $990,094 44
2006/08/11 44 $154,827 -20% 69 $2,244   $1,144,921 51
2006/08/18 49 $112,319 -27% 63 $1,783   $1,257,240 58
2006/08/25 47 $102,063 -9% 60 $1,701   $1,359,303 65
2006/09/01 53 $84,339 -17% 58 $1,454   $1,443,642 72
2006/09/08 52 $62,215 -26% 67 $929   $1,505,857 79
2006/09/15 62 $46,358 -25% 45 $1,030   $1,552,215 86
2006/09/22 74 $27,010 -42% 23 $1,174   $1,579,225 93
2006/09/29 63 $28,585 +6% 24 $1,191   $1,607,810 100
2006/10/06 67 $17,143 -40% 13 $1,319   $1,624,953 107
2006/10/13 79 $14,759 -14% 16 $922   $1,639,712 114
2006/10/20 81 $12,721 -14% 17 $748   $1,652,433 121
2006/10/27 79 $15,131 +19% 13 $1,164   $1,667,564 128
2006/11/03 89 $8,819 -42% 8 $1,102   $1,676,383 135
2006/11/10 108 $2,491 -72% 2 $1,246   $1,678,874 142

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