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Backstabbing For Beginners (2018)

Backstabbing For Beginners
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $75,858Details
Worldwide Box Office $75,858
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $1,747 Details
Est. Domestic Blu-ray Sales $1,767 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $3,514
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An idealistic young employee working at the UN investigates the grisly murder of his predecessor and uncovers a vast global conspiracy, that may even involve his own boss.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time International Box Office (Rank 9,801-9,900) 9,819 $75,858
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 16,201-16,300) 16,279 $75,858
All Time International Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,415 $75,858
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 4,201-4,300) 4,267 $75,858

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

Movie Details

Production Budget:$8,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 27th, 2018 (Limited) by A24
International Releases: January 18th, 2018 (Limited) (Denmark)
July 11th, 2018 (Wide), released as Giochi di potere (Italy)
Video Release: April 24th, 2018 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for language throughout, and some violence.
(Rating bulletin 2511 (Cert #50904), 1/24/2018)
Running Time: 90 minutes
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Keywords: Murder Mystery, Conspiracy Theory, Government Corruption, Inspired by a True Story, United Nations, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release
Source:Based on Factual Book/Article
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Companies: Parts and Labor, Creative Alliance, Scythia Films, The Long Run, Entertainment One, Unlimited Stories
Production Countries: Canada,

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Belçim Bilgin    Nashim
Jacqueline Bisset    Christina Dupre
Rossif Sutherland    Trevor
Rachel Wilson    Lily
Brian Markinson    Rasnetsov
Shauna MacDonald    Reporter
Daniela Lavender    Ruth
Aidan Devine    Justin Cutter

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Production and Technical Credits

Per Fly    Screenwriter
Daniel Pyne    Screenwriter
Michael Soussan    Based on the memior by
Lars Knudsen    Producer
Jay Van Hoy    Producer
Malene Blenkov    Producer
Nikolaj Vibe Michelsen    Producer
Daniel Bekerman    Producer
Ben Kingsley    Executive Producer
Gregory P. Shockro    Executive Producer
Jacob Jorgensen    Executive Producer
Lars Tregart    Executive Producer
Poa Stromberg    Executive Producer
Theo James    Executive Producer
Daniel Pyne    Executive Producer
Robert Ogden Barnun    Executive Producer
Ethan Lazar    Executive Producer
Pete Abrahams    Executive Producer
James Gibb    Executive Producer
Tara Finegan    Executive Producer
Patrick Roy    Executive Producer
Mark Slone    Executive Producer
Mark Gingras    Executive Producer
Joel Burch    Co-Producer
Patrick Ryborn    Co-Producer
Brendan Steacy    Director of Photography
Niels Sejer    Production Designer
Susan Shipton    Editor
Morten Giese    Editor
James Billeskov Jansen    Editor
Ruth Secord    Costume Designer
Hans Moller    Sound Designer
Todor Kobakov    Composer
John Buchan    Casting Director
Jason Knight    Casting Director

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Weekend Box Office Performance

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Denmark 1/18/2018 $0000$0
Italy 7/11/2018 $67,543 0 0 0 $75,858 7/16/2018
International Total$75,858 7/16/2018

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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