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Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself (2004)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $233,053Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
86% - Certified Fresh
Audience
72% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 12th, 2004 (Limited) by ThinkFilm
MPAA Rating: R for language and some disturbing images.
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Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,600 $4,076 Jun 11, 2004 94
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,031 $4,076 Jun 11, 2004 94
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,342 $453 Jun 11, 2004 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,731 $6,527 Jun 4, 2004 87
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 990 $6,527 Jun 4, 2004 87
Highest Theater Average 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,175 $653 Jun 4, 2004 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,852 $11,078 May 28, 2004 80
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 929 $11,078 May 28, 2004 80
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 638 $1,231 May 28, 2004 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,024 $16,148 May 21, 2004 73
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 915 $16,148 May 21, 2004 73
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 802 $1,153 May 21, 2004 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,247 $20,901 May 14, 2004 66
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 923 $20,901 May 14, 2004 66
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 689 $1,393 May 14, 2004 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,673 $20,270 May 7, 2004 59
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,084 $20,270 May 7, 2004 59
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 864 $1,351 May 7, 2004 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,353 $13,730 Apr 30, 2004 52
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,406 $13,730 Apr 30, 2004 52
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,024 $1,373 Apr 30, 2004 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,201 $8,263 Apr 23, 2004 45
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,869 $8,263 Apr 23, 2004 45
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,046 $826 Apr 23, 2004 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,067 $4,495 Apr 16, 2004 38
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,400 $4,495 Apr 16, 2004 38
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,426 $749 Apr 16, 2004 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,395 $6,582 Apr 9, 2004 31
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,472 $6,582 Apr 9, 2004 31
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,625 $823 Apr 9, 2004 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,382 $15,616 Apr 2, 2004 24
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,249 $15,616 Apr 2, 2004 24
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,820 $976 Apr 2, 2004 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,502 $8,812 Mar 26, 2004 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 3,037 $8,812 Mar 26, 2004 17
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 3,569 $881 Mar 26, 2004 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,271 $9,114 Mar 19, 2004 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 3,558 $9,114 Mar 19, 2004 10
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,332 $3,038 Mar 19, 2004 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,809 $13,747 Mar 12, 2004 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 3,899 $13,747 Mar 12, 2004 3
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,248 $6,874 Mar 12, 2004 3
Top 2004 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 183 $6,874 Mar 12, 2004 3
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 3,554 $233,053 Mar 12, 2004 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 7,055 $233,053 Mar 12, 2004 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 1,964 14 Mar 12, 2004 0

Cast

Adrian Rawlins    Harbour
Shirley Henderson    Alice
Mads Mikkelsen    Horst

DVD Releases for December 28, 2004

December 27th, 2004

Every week films get a second chance at success from the home market; or, in some cases, a first chance at success. The week after Christmas is usually a real letdown when it comes to quality for two reasons, firstly, it's the week after the biggest gift giving season of the year and if the studio had any real confidence in the film they would have released it last week. And secondly, its just over four months after the worst time and just over four months is the average time between theatrical release and DVD release. So it comes as a real surprise that Garden State - Buy from Amazon, one of the biggest pleasant surprises of the year is being released this week. More...

Big Week for Smaller Movies

March 12th, 2004

Half a dozen films open in limited release, including IMAX's first release of the year and one of the widest all-time. More...

Movie Websites Launches for March 5 - March 11

March 11th, 2004

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. Here the list of this week's releases, a couple of new sites and few updates including the winner for the week, The Ladykillers - Official Site. If you know of any new movie websites not on this list feel free to e-mail me with the details. More...

Movie Websites Launches for January 2 - January 8

January 8th, 2004

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. This week we have a larger list to make up for the holidays, but a winter storm took out my internet access on Tuesday / Wednesday so the column is a little late today. Here the list of new releases, updated sites, and some upcoming releases that slipped through the cracks, including the winner for the week Along Came Polly - Official Site . If you know of any new movie websites not on this list feel free to e-mail me with the details. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2004/03/12 71 $13,747   2 $6,874   $13,747 3
2004/03/19 77 $9,114 -34% 3 $3,038   $28,598 10
2004/03/26 89 $8,812 -3% 10 $881   $42,539 17
2004/04/02 83 $15,616 +77% 16 $976   $62,770 24
2004/04/09 90 $6,582 -58% 8 $823   $77,485 31
2004/04/16 82 $4,495 -32% 6 $749   $85,406 38
2004/04/23 86 $8,263 +84% 10 $826   $97,365 45
2004/04/30 84 $13,730 +66% 10 $1,373   $115,026 52
2004/05/07 66 $20,270 +48% 15 $1,351   $140,053 59
2004/05/14 77 $20,901 +3% 15 $1,393   $171,110 66
2004/05/21 81 $16,148 -23% 14 $1,153   $196,534 73
2004/05/28 89 $11,078 -31% 9 $1,231   $215,069 80
2004/06/04 91 $6,527 -41% 10 $653   $224,354 87
2004/06/11 100 $4,076 -38% 9 $453   $233,053 94

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2004/03/12 70 $19,484   2 $9,742   $19,484 7
2004/03/19 74 $14,243 -27% 3 $4,748   $33,727 14
2004/03/26 89 $13,427 -6% 10 $1,343   $47,154 21
2004/04/02 83 $23,749 +77% 16 $1,484   $70,903 28
2004/04/09 80 $10,008 -58% 8 $1,251   $80,911 35
2004/04/16 78 $8,191 -18% 6 $1,365   $89,102 42
2004/04/23 86 $12,194 +49% 10 $1,219   $101,296 49
2004/04/30 79 $18,487 +52% 10 $1,849   $119,783 56
2004/05/07 66 $30,426 +65% 15 $2,028   $150,209 63
2004/05/14 75 $30,177 -1% 15 $2,012   $180,386 70
2004/05/21 78 $23,605 -22% 14 $1,686   $203,991 77
2004/05/28 85 $13,836 -41% 9 $1,537   $217,827 84
2004/06/04 88 $11,150 -19% 10 $1,115   $228,977 91
2004/06/11 105 $4,076 -63% 9 $453   $233,053 98

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