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Why We Fight (2006)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,880,863Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 7,050 $1,880,863
All Time Worldwide Box Office 9,070 $1,880,863
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,089 $1,880,863

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 20th, 2006 (Limited) by Sony Pictures Classics
Video Release: June 27th, 2006 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for disturbing war images and brief language
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Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,697 $4,784 May 12, 2006 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 667 $4,784 May 12, 2006 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 1,077 $368 May 12, 2006 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,693 $10,945 May 5, 2006 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 543 $10,945 May 5, 2006 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 888 $644 May 5, 2006 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 2,045 $7,430 Apr 28, 2006 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 706 $7,430 Apr 28, 2006 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 1,200 $495 Apr 28, 2006 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 2,171 $11,478 Apr 21, 2006 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 686 $11,478 Apr 21, 2006 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,191 $574 Apr 21, 2006 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,970 $33,144 Apr 14, 2006 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 486 $33,144 Apr 14, 2006 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 837 $921 Apr 14, 2006 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 2,192 $37,799 Apr 7, 2006 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 523 $37,799 Apr 7, 2006 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,142 $787 Apr 7, 2006 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,488 $39,138 Mar 31, 2006 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 605 $39,138 Mar 31, 2006 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 999 $978 Mar 31, 2006 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 2,446 $64,326 Mar 24, 2006 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 543 $64,326 Mar 24, 2006 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 969 $1,109 Mar 24, 2006 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 2,605 $78,937 Mar 17, 2006 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 574 $78,937 Mar 17, 2006 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 991 $1,233 Mar 17, 2006 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,018 $79,405 Mar 10, 2006 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 682 $79,405 Mar 10, 2006 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 793 $1,621 Mar 10, 2006 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 3,588 $70,496 Mar 3, 2006 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 855 $70,496 Mar 3, 2006 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 607 $2,203 Mar 3, 2006 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 3,659 $119,506 Feb 24, 2006 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 769 $119,506 Feb 24, 2006 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 500 $2,779 Feb 24, 2006 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,032 $147,088 Feb 17, 2006 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 794 $147,088 Feb 17, 2006 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 654 $3,002 Feb 17, 2006 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 5,001 $90,354 Feb 10, 2006 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,149 $90,354 Feb 10, 2006 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 924 $3,116 Feb 10, 2006 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 6,168 $42,719 Feb 3, 2006 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,841 $42,719 Feb 3, 2006 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 740 $4,747 Feb 3, 2006 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 6,320 $58,301 Jan 27, 2006 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,781 $58,301 Jan 27, 2006 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 990 $6,478 Jan 27, 2006 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,902 $53,571 Jan 20, 2006 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 2,090 $53,571 Jan 20, 2006 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,652 $8,929 Jan 20, 2006 3
Theater Average Limited Release 2,777 $8,929 Jan 20, 2006 3
Top 2006 Theater Average Limited Release 141 $8,929 Jan 20, 2006 3
Never Wide Domestic 1,362 $1,880,863 Jan 20, 2006 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 4,860 $1,880,863 Jan 20, 2006 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,062 58 Jan 20, 2006 0

DVD Releases for June 27, 2006

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It's an absolutely horrid week for DVD releases with six or seven contenders for DVD Pick of the Week, I have no idea how I'm going to afford to buy them all. But I will buy them all. Oh yes, I will buy them all. While the latest Masters of Horror collection was high on my list, as was Why We Fight - Buy from Amazon and Imagine Me & You - Buy from Amazon, (but for widely different reasons), I went with the criminally underrated Yellowbeard - Buy from Amazon as my DVD Pick of the Week. Maybe one day it will get the Special Edition treatment it so richly deserves. More...

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/01/20 48 $53,571   6 $8,929   $53,571 3
2006/01/27 50 $58,301 +9% 9 $6,478   $133,625 10
2006/02/03 50 $42,719 -27% 9 $4,747   $200,311 17
2006/02/10 45 $90,354 +112% 29 $3,116   $310,394 24
2006/02/17 44 $147,088 +63% 49 $3,002   $496,555 31
2006/02/24 47 $119,506 -19% 43 $2,779   $1,880,863 38
2006/03/03 54 $70,496 -41% 32 $2,203   $806,955 45
2006/03/10 50 $79,405 +13% 49 $1,621   $916,753 52
2006/03/17 51 $78,937 -1% 64 $1,233   $1,034,340 59
2006/03/24 49 $64,326 -19% 58 $1,109   $1,146,841 66
2006/03/31 56 $39,138 -39% 40 $978   $1,222,928 73
2006/04/07 51 $37,799 -3% 48 $787   $1,286,499 80
2006/04/14 62 $33,144 -12% 36 $921   $1,346,936 87
2006/04/21 75 $11,478 -65% 20 $574   $1,393,401 94
2006/04/28 86 $7,430 -35% 15 $495   $1,408,266 101
2006/05/05 69 $10,945 +47% 17 $644   $1,427,568 108
2006/05/12 93 $4,784 -56% 13 $368   $1,436,279 115

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/02/20 42 $31,420   49 $641   $527,975 32

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/01/20 48 $75,324   6 $12,554   $75,324 7
2006/01/27 48 $82,268 +9% 9 $9,141   $157,592 14
2006/02/03 52 $62,448 -24% 9 $6,939   $220,040 21
2006/02/10 47 $129,427 +107% 29 $4,463   $349,467 28
2006/02/17 20 $1,411,890 +991% 49 $28,814   $1,761,357 35
2006/03/03 54 $100,889   32 $3,153   $837,348 49
2006/03/10 49 $118,055 +17% 49 $2,409   $955,403 56
2006/03/17 54 $127,112 +8% 64 $1,986   $1,082,515 63
2006/03/24 49 $101,275 -20% 58 $1,746   $1,183,790 70
2006/03/31 52 $64,910 -36% 40 $1,623   $1,248,700 77
2006/04/07 49 $65,092 n/c 48 $1,356   $1,313,792 84
2006/04/14 58 $68,131 +5% 36 $1,893   $1,381,923 91
2006/04/21 70 $18,913 -72% 20 $946   $1,400,836 98
2006/04/28 72 $15,787 -17% 15 $1,052   $1,416,623 105
2006/05/05 71 $14,872 -6% 17 $875   $1,431,495 112

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