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Accident (2014)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $17,161Details
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A country home on a warm summer night; the sound of a sickening car crash; a startled horse; a white-clad woman with a feathery boa; a curious dog. A long Sunday that begins with guests, expected and unexpected, arriving for lunch, and then staying for supper, and then overnight; interspersed with clumsy tennis, near-silent walks through an idyllic countryside, drinkers upending their beer glasses to clear for the whiskey, and… “What room is everybody in?”


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 13,601-13,700) 13,615 $17,161
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 18,601-18,700) 18,601 $17,161
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 6,001-6,100) 6,050 $17,161

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 23rd, 2014 (Limited) by Rialto Pictures
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 131 minutes
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Keywords: Mid-Life Crisis, College Professor, Non-Chronological, Infidelity, Hot for Teacher
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Royal Avenue Chelsea
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Stanley Baker    Charley
Michael York    William
Vivien Merchant    Rosalind
Delphine Seyrig    Francesca
Harold Pinter    Bell
Alexander Knox    Provost
Ann Firbank    Laura
Brian Phelan    Police Sergeant

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Production and Technical Credits

Harold Pinter    Screenwriter
Nicholas Mosley    Story Creator
Joseph Losey    Producer
Norman Priggen    Producer
Geoffrey Haine    Production Designer
Reginald Beck    Editor
Gerry Fisher    Director of Photography
Richard Dalton    Assistant Director
Derek Browne    Camera Operator

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

Per Theater Chart: The Full Picture

May 28th, 2014

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There were only two films in the $10,000 club this weekend. X-Men: Days of Future Past led the way with an average of $22,729 in nearly 4,000 theaters. The only other film was The Dance of Reality with an average of $12,384 in two theaters. However, if one were to include holiday Monday, Words and Pictures would also reach the $10,000 club with an average of $11,544 in ten theaters. More...

Limited Releases: Talking Pictures

May 23rd, 2014

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It is not a particularly strong week for limited releases. There are a few that are earning good reviews, but almost none are earning good reviews and any buzz. Cold in July is one of the exceptions and its reviews and star power could have resulted in a fast start, but it is also playing on Video on Demand. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2014/05/23 63 $5,798   1 $5,798   $5,798 1
2014/06/13 94 $1,593   1 $1,593   $14,315 4
2014/08/01 97 $378   1 $378   $17,161 11

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2014/05/23 - $1,962   1 $1,962   $1,962 1
2014/05/24 - $2,164 +10% 1 $2,164   $4,126 2
2014/05/25 - $1,672 -23% 1 $1,672   $5,798 3
2014/05/26 - $1,868 +12% 1 $1,868   $7,666 4

Weekly Box Office Performance

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