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Young Goethe in Love (2011)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $162,138Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Synopsis

Germany 1772—the young, dashing Johann Wolfgang von Goethe aspires to be a poet, but, after failing his law exams, is sent by his father to a provincial court to mend his ways. Unsure of his talent and eager to prove himself, Goethe wins the praise and friendship of his superior, Kestner. Goethe soon falls madly in love with the pretty and free-spirited Lotte, but their secret love affair is compromised as the young lovers are unaware that Lotte’s father has already promised her hand to another man…

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
64% - Fresh
Audience
65% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 4th, 2011 (Limited) by Music Box Films
Video Release: April 24th, 2012 by Music Box Films Video
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 102 minutes
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Keywords: Arranged Marriage, Lawyers, Writing and Writers, Foreign Language, Costume Drama, Romance
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: deutschfilm, Senator Film Produktion, Seven Pictures Film
Production Countries: Germany

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 669 $749 Apr 20, 2012 171
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 673 $3,148 Apr 6, 2012 157
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,127 $1,199 Mar 23, 2012 143
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,427 $1,754 Mar 9, 2012 129
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,908 $1,990 Feb 24, 2012 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,113 $2,929 Feb 17, 2012 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,185 $4,645 Feb 10, 2012 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,830 $1,952 Feb 3, 2012 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,662 $6,736 Jan 27, 2012 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,084 $6,320 Jan 20, 2012 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,900 $2,551 Jan 13, 2012 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,901 $5,587 Jan 6, 2012 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,835 $1,894 Dec 30, 2011 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,737 $344 Dec 23, 2011 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,128 $7,298 Dec 16, 2011 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,302 $12,524 Dec 9, 2011 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,288 $5,717 Dec 2, 2011 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,927 $5,173 Nov 25, 2011 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,280 $8,800 Nov 18, 2011 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,648 $5,088 Nov 11, 2011 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,222 $17,143 Nov 4, 2011 3

Cast

   Johann Goethe
   Lotte Buff
Moritz Bleibtreu    Albert Kestner
Volker Bruch    Jerusalem
Burghart Klaussner    Lotte's Father
Henry Huebchen    Johann's Father
Hans-Michael Rehberg    Judiciary President Kammermeier
Linn Reusse    Anna Buff

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Philippe Stolzl
Producer    Christoph Muller
Screenwriter    Christoph Muller
Screenwriter    Alexander Dydyna
Director of Photography    Kolja Brandt

Per Theater Chart Still Feeling Crazy

November 8th, 2011

Like last week, Like Crazy was the only film to reach the $10,000 on the per theater chart. It expanded from four to sixteen theaters, while its per theater average remained strong at $16,657. The only new release that came close to $10,000 was The Other F Word and it was well back with an average of $6,643 in two theaters. More...

Limited Releases are Worth a Look

November 4th, 2011

It's the first week of November, which should be the start of Awards Season. However, there are not a lot of films that are really wowing critics. In fact, there are more films missing the overall positive level than there are earning award-worthy reviews. The Last Rites of Joe May is the best bet and, if you don't live in New York, try and catch it on Video on Demand. And, if you live up north in Canada, try and get to a showing of Billy Bishop Goes to War. More...

Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/11/04 64 $17,143   6 $2,857   $17,143 3
2011/11/11 79 $5,088 -70% 3 $1,696   $32,594 10
2011/11/18 64 $8,800 +73% 3 $2,933   $45,708 17
2011/11/25 73 $5,173 -41% 3 $1,724   $57,953 24
2011/12/02 72 $5,717 +11% 5 $1,143   $65,757 31
2011/12/09 61 $12,524 +119% 8 $1,566   $81,400 38
2011/12/16 61 $7,298 -42% 8 $912   $93,211 45
2011/12/23 74 $344 -95% 2 $172   $98,545 52
2011/12/30 71 $1,894 +451% 5 $379   $101,237 59
2012/01/06 64 $5,587 +195% 7 $798   $109,164 66
2012/01/13 74 $2,551 -54% 3 $850   $113,861 73
2012/01/20 67 $6,320 +148% 8 $790   $122,185 80
2012/01/27 68 $6,736 +7% 9 $748   $132,090 87
2012/02/03 75 $1,952 -71% 3 $651   $136,730 94
2012/02/10 78 $4,645 +138% 5 $929   $142,159 101
2012/02/17 82 $2,929 -37% 5 $586   $145,995 108
2012/02/24 87 $1,990 -32% 2 $995   $148,857 115
2012/03/09 101 $1,754   2 $877   $150,823 129
2012/03/23 88 $1,199   2 $600   $151,273 143
2012/04/06 69 $3,148   2 $1,574   $156,323 157
2012/04/20 103 $749   3 $250   $160,392 171

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/11/04 62 $27,506   6 $4,584   $27,506 7
2011/11/11 73 $9,402 -66% 3 $3,134   $36,908 14
2011/11/18 63 $15,872 +69% 4 $3,968   $52,780 21
2011/11/25 70 $7,260 -54% 4 $1,815   $60,040 28
2011/12/02 68 $8,836 +22% 5 $1,767   $68,876 35
2011/12/09 61 $17,037 +93% 8 $2,130   $85,913 42
2011/12/16 59 $12,288 -28% 9 $1,365   $98,201 49
2011/12/23 80 $1,142 -91% 2 $571   $99,343 56
2011/12/30 69 $4,234 +271% 5 $847   $103,577 63
2012/01/06 63 $7,733 +83% 7 $1,105   $111,310 70
2012/01/13 72 $4,555 -41% 3 $1,518   $115,865 77
2012/01/20 67 $9,489 +108% 8 $1,186   $125,354 84
2012/01/27 61 $9,424 -1% 9 $1,047   $134,778 91
2012/02/03 75 $2,736 -71% 3 $912   $137,514 98
2012/02/10 76 $5,552 +103% 5 $1,110   $143,066 105
2012/02/17 86 $3,801 -32% 5 $760   $146,867 112
2012/02/24 94 $2,202 -42% 4 $551   $149,069 119
2012/03/09 104 $2,204   2 $1,102   $151,273 133
2012/03/23 92 $1,902   2 $951   $153,175 147
2012/04/06 81 $5,526   2 $2,763   $158,701 161
2012/04/13 100 $942 -83% 2 $471   $159,643 168
2012/04/20 102 $1,401 +49% 3 $467   $161,044 175
2012/05/04 102 $1,094   1 $1,094   $162,138 189

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