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L'homme qui voulait vivre sa vie (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $158,411Details
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Synopsis

Paul Exben is a success story -- a great job, a beautiful wife and two wonderful sons. Except that this is not the life he has been dreaming of. A moment of madness is going to change his life, forcing him to assume a new identity that will enable him to live his life fully.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
88% - Certified Fresh
Audience
63% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 12th, 2012 (Limited) by MPI Media Group, released as The Big Picture
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 114 minutes
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Keywords: Photography, Faked Death, Stolen Identity, False Identity, Infidelity, Lawyers
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: EuropaCorp, TF1 Film Productions, Ciby 2000, Canal Plus, Cinecinema
Production Countries: France

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,110 $3,866 Dec 14, 2012 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,270 $5,952 Dec 7, 2012 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,677 $6,116 Nov 30, 2012 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,387 $4,454 Nov 23, 2012 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,732 $5,833 Nov 16, 2012 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,821 $11,869 Nov 9, 2012 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,953 $22,126 Nov 2, 2012 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,698 $17,819 Oct 26, 2012 17
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,533 $13,760 Oct 12, 2012 3

Cast

   Paul Exben
   Sarah Exben
Niels Arestrup    Bartholome
Branka Katic    Ivana
Catherine Deneuve    Anne

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Eric Lartigau
Screenwriter    Laurent de Bartillat
Screenwriter    Emmanuelle Bercot
Screenwriter    Bernard Jeanjean
Based on the novel by    Douglas Kennedy
Producer    Pierre-Ange Le Pogam

Per Theater Chart: Going Nowhere

October 16th, 2012

There was only one film to crack the $10,000 mark on this week's Per Theater Chart. Middle Of Nowhere managed that feat with $68,000 in six theaters for an average of $11,318. Simon and the Oaks came very close with $9,963 in its one theater. More...

Limited Releases: Smashing Success

October 12th, 2012

It's a very busy week for limited releases with a dozen films on this week's list. There are few that are earning good buzz or strong reviews, and even a couple earning both. Smashed is probably the film with the best chance at earning mainstream success. The Big Picture, Middle of Nowhere, and Gaybe are also earning overwhelmingly positive reviews. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/10/12 59 $13,760   2 $6,880   $13,760 3
2012/10/26 59 $17,819   6 $2,970   $38,953 17
2012/11/02 54 $22,126 +24% 8 $2,766   $96,783 24
2012/11/09 62 $11,869 -46% 8 $1,484   $114,112 31
2012/11/16 61 $5,833 -51% 5 $1,167   $125,400 38
2012/11/23 73 $4,454 -24% 2 $2,227   $134,333 45
2012/11/30 72 $6,116 +37% 4 $1,529   $142,387 52
2012/12/07 73 $5,952 -3% 5 $1,190   $151,457 59
2012/12/14 73 $3,866 -35% 3 $1,289   $158,411 66

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/10/12 - $3,282   2 $1,641   $3,282 1
2012/11/02 - $6,579   7 $940   $81,553 8,450
2012/11/03 - $8,876 +35% 7 $1,268   $90,429 8,451
2012/11/04 - $5,232 -41% 7 $747   $96,783 8,452

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/10/12 61 $21,134   2 $10,567   $21,134 8,435
2012/10/19 108 $0 -100% 2 $0   $21,134 8,446
2012/10/26 58 $30,765   6 $5,128   $74,657 8,449
2012/11/02 57 $27,721 -10% 8 $3,465   $102,378 8,456
2012/11/09 66 $17,324 -38% 8 $2,166   $119,567 8,463
2012/11/16 67 $10,312 -40% 8 $1,289   $129,879 8,470
2012/11/23 75 $6,392 -38% 2 $3,196   $136,271 8,477
2012/11/30 71 $9,234 +44% 4 $2,309   $145,505 8,484
2012/12/07 77 $9,040 -2% 5 $1,808   $154,545 8,491
2012/12/14 84 $3,866 -57% 3 $1,289   $158,411 70

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