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The Express


The Numbers Rating: 3.62 (13 votes) Rate it - Rating Details
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 61% - Fresh
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $9,793,406
International Box Office$14,696
Worldwide Box Office$9,808,102
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales: $7,691,243 Weekly Breakdown
For full financial breakdown, please contact our research team.
Production Budget:$37,500,000
Theatrical Release: October 4th, 2008 (Sneak Peek) by Universal
October 10th, 2008 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: January 20th, 2009 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG for thematic content, violence and language involving racism, and for brief sensuality (re-rating, originally PG-13)
Keywords: Biography, Football
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Budget Source:THR, 10/10/2008 ("less than $40 million")
Running Time:129 minutes

Cast

Rob Brown    Ernie Davis
Dennis Quaid    Ben Schwartzwalder
Omar Benson Miller    Jack Buckley
Darrin DeWitt Henson    Jim Brown
Charles S. Dutton    Pops
Justin Martin    Young Ernie Davis
Geoff Stults    Bob Lundy
Clancy Brown    Roy Simmons Sr.
Saul Rubinek    Art Modell

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Gary Fleder
Screenwriter    Charles Leavitt
Production Designer    Nelson Coates

Weekend Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/10/10 6 $4,562,675   2,808 $1,625   $4,562,675 3
2008/10/17 12 $2,191,810 -52% 2,810 $780   $8,214,570 10
2008/10/24 23 $453,750 -79% 605 $750   $9,314,770 17
2008/10/31 32 $151,225 -67% 263 $575   $9,589,875 24

Daily Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/10/10 6 $1,543,985   2,808 $550   $1,543,985 1
2008/10/11 6 $1,894,805 +23% 2,808 $675   $3,438,790 2
2008/10/12 7 $1,123,885 -41% 2,808 $400   $4,562,675 3
2008/10/13 6 $575,640 -49% 2,808 $205   $5,138,315 4
2008/10/14 9 $295,100 -49% 2,808 $105   $5,433,415 5
2008/10/15 9 $266,425 -10% 2,808 $95   $5,699,840 6
2008/10/16 9 $322,920 +21% 2,808 $115   $6,022,760 7
2008/10/17 12 $758,685 +135% 2,810 $270   $6,781,445 8
2008/10/18 12 $955,400 +26% 2,810 $340   $7,736,845 9
2008/10/19 15 $477,725 -50% 2,810 $170   $8,214,570 10
2008/10/20 14 $154,550 -68% 2,810 $55   $8,369,120 11
2008/10/21 14 $167,500 +8% 2,810 $60   $8,536,620 12
2008/10/22 14 $155,800 -7% 2,810 $55   $8,692,420 13
2008/10/23 14 $168,600 +8% 2,810 $60   $8,861,020 14
2008/10/24 - $151,250 -10% 605 $250   $9,012,270 15
2008/10/25 - $202,675 +34% 605 $335   $9,214,945 16
2008/10/26 - $99,825 -51% 605 $165   $9,314,770 17
2008/10/27 - $30,225 -70% 605 $50   $9,344,995 18
2008/10/28 - $30,195 n/c 605 $50   $9,375,190 19
2008/10/29 - $30,335 n/c 605 $50   $9,405,525 20
2008/10/30 - $33,125 +9% 605 $55   $9,438,650 21
2008/10/31 - $38,135 +15% 263 $145   $9,476,785 22
2008/11/01 - $73,640 +93% 263 $280   $9,550,425 23
2008/11/02 - $39,450 -46% 263 $150   $9,589,875 24
2008/11/03 - $13,150 -67% 263 $50   $9,603,025 25
2008/11/04 - $15,780 +20% 263 $60   $9,618,805 26
2008/11/05 - $11,835 -25% 263 $45   $9,630,640 27
2008/11/06 - $13,085 +11% 263 $50   $9,643,725 28