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Wie man sein leben kocht (2007)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $840,987Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 8,101-8,200) 8,126 $840,987
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,801-10,900) 10,809 $840,987
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,735 $840,987

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 26th, 2007 (Exclusive) by Roadside Attractions, released as How to Cook Your Life
Video Release: May 6th, 2008 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment, released as How to Cook Your Life
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for brief strong language.
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Keywords: Foreign Language
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Countries: Germany

DVD Releases for May 6, 2008

May 6th, 2008

A slow week for top-of-the-line releases and there are no first-run, wide releases that look even remotely interesting enough to buy. There are a few limited releases and older releases to fill the gap. It was also a slow week for spotlight reviews, but that gave me a chance to completely catch up to all the screeners that arrived late. ... That is until the next batch of late arrivals show up. As for the best of the best, Before the Devil Knows You're Dead - Buy from Amazon is high on that list, except technically it was released a couple of weeks ago. Teeth - Buy from Amazon also impressed, but the extras are a little too light. For the DVD Pick of the Week, I'm going with The Passion of Greg the Bunny: Best of the Film Parodies - Volume 2. More...

Devil's Far from Dead on the Per Theater Chart

October 30th, 2007

Before the Devil Knows You're Dead opened in first place on the per theater chart with an impressive average of $36,919 in two theaters. Pete Seeger: Power in Song and Wristcutters: A Love Story were well back but still strong with averages of $11,945 and $10,506 respectively. While those were the only three films to creak $10,000 on the per theater chart, two others came very, very close: Saw IV at $9,977 and Blade Runner at $9,915. More...

Movie Website Reviews for Weekend of October 26, 2007

October 27th, 2007

Only two wide releases this week, and while there were many more limited releases, there weren't many sites that stood out and demanded to be given the Weekly Website Award. In fact, there were more movies released this week without site than were released with sites that were merely above average. The best of this humble group was Dan in Real Life - Official Site, and it's the winner of the Weekly Website Award. More...

New Movie Announcements, Stars and Directors - October 9, 2007

October 9th, 2007

This week another number of upcoming movies, new stars and directors have been added to our archive! More...

New Movie US Release Dates - October 7, 2007

October 7th, 2007

This week's round of new movie release information contains release dates for Case 39, Inkheart, Four Christmases and more! More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2007/10/26 79 $8,741   4 $2,185   $8,741 1
2007/11/02 78 $7,611 -13% 4 $1,903   $20,970 2
2007/11/09 87 $4,201 -45% 4 $1,050   $28,789 3
2007/11/16 62 $9,991 +138% 5 $1,998   $40,722 4
2007/11/23 87 $2,599 -74% 4 $650   $45,386 5
2007/11/30 92 $1,792 -31% 4 $448   $47,884 6
2007/12/07 70 $6,457 +260% 7 $922   $55,394 7
2007/12/14 89 $1,173 -82% 2 $587   $61,531 8
2008/01/04 69 $2,018   2 $1,009   $64,650 11
2008/01/11 81 $776 -62% 1 $776   $66,212 12
2008/01/18 86 $1,541 +99% 2 $771   $68,049 13
2008/02/15 90 $2,469   1 $2,469   $71,583 17
2008/02/22 110 $498 -80% 1 $498   $79,534 18
2008/02/29 106 $994 +100% 1 $994   $80,711 19
2008/03/07 112 $737 -26% 1 $737   $81,448 20
2008/04/04 133 $353   1 $353   $86,421 24
2008/04/25 136 $353   1 $353   $86,421 27

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/01/21 72 $541   2 $271   $68,590 88
2008/02/18 73 $1,235   1 $1,235   $72,818 116

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2007/10/26 80 $13,359   4 $3,340   $13,359 1
2007/11/02 78 $11,229 -16% 4 $2,807   $24,588 2
2007/11/09 89 $6,143 -45% 4 $1,536   $30,731 3
2007/11/16 72 $12,056 +96% 5 $2,411   $42,787 4
2007/11/23 91 $3,305 -73% 4 $826   $46,092 5
2007/11/30 89 $2,845 -14% 4 $711   $48,937 6
2007/12/07 73 $11,421 +301% 7 $1,632   $60,358 7
2007/12/14 90 $2,274 -80% 2 $1,137   $62,632 8
2008/01/04 70 $2,804   2 $1,402   $65,436 11
2008/01/11 80 $1,072 -62% 1 $1,072   $66,508 12
2008/01/18 87 $2,606 +143% 2 $1,303   $69,114 13
2008/02/15 81 $9,922   1 $9,922   $79,036 17
2008/02/22 103 $681 -93% 1 $681   $79,717 18
2008/02/29 108 $994 +46% 1 $994   $80,711 19

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