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Better Watch Out (2017)

Better Watch Out
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $20,369Details
International Box Office $168,387Details
Worldwide Box Office $188,756
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $18,336 Details
Est. Domestic Blu-ray Sales $55,660 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $73,996
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Babysitter Ashley must defend her young charges when intruders break into the house one snowy night—or so she thinks.


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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 6th, 2017 (Limited) by Well Go USA
International Releases: November 24th, 2017 (Wide) (Australia)
December 8th, 2017 (Wide) (New Zealand)
December 8th, 2017 (Wide) (United Kingdom)
January 31st, 2018 (Wide) (South Korea)
Video Release: December 5th, 2017 by Well Go USA Video
MPAA Rating: R for disturbing violent content, language throughout, crude sexual references, drug and alcohol use—all involving teens.
(Rating bulletin 2495 (Cert #51258), 9/27/2017)
Running Time: 99 minutes
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Keywords: Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Babysitters, Obsessive Love, Surprise Twist, Christmas, Christmas in November, Home Invasion, Teenage Slasher
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: Australia,
United States

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Home Market Releases for December 5th, 2017

December 5th, 2017

The Tragically Hip: Long Time Running

The week is deceptively strong. At first glance, Despicable Me 3 appears to have scared off all of the competition, but when you look deeper, there are a lot of contenders for Pick of the Week. These include Twin Peaks: A Limited Event Series, Better Watch Out, Princess Cyd, and others. In the end, I went with Long Time Running, which came out on DVD and Blu-ray last Friday. More...

Theater Averages: Something Good Comes out of Florida

October 11th, 2017

The Florida Project

The Florida Project dominated the theater average chart earning over $150,000 in four theaters for an average of $39,208. This is easily the best new release of the week. More...

Limited and VOD Releases: Better Watch these Limited Releases

October 6th, 2017

Better Watch Out

It is a very busy week for limited releases with over 30 films coming out this week. Needless to say we’ve had to be a little callous, culling the list to a more manageable number. We are still left with a number of films that have a shot at finding a receptive audience. Some of these are like Better Watch Out, which will struggle in theaters, but very likely do well on Video on Demand. Others, like The Florida Project, could see its strong reviews turn to Awards Season success and that will be a boon to its financial success. More...

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/10/06 56 $12,569   25 $503   $12,569 1
2017/10/13 85 $1,308 -90% 4 $327   $17,865 2
2017/10/20 88 $1,825 +40% 1 $1,825   $20,272 3

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/10/06 62 $16,557   25 $662   $16,557 1
2017/10/13 93 $1,890 -89% 4 $473   $18,447 2
2017/10/20 95 $1,922 +2% 1 $1,922   $20,369 3

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Australia 11/24/2017 $5,445 17 17 36 $21,623 12/11/2017
New Zealand 12/8/2017 $1,838 9 9 24 $5,231 1/3/2018
South Korea 1/31/2018 $0 0 123 123 $35,268 3/15/2018
United Kingdom 12/8/2017 $59,223 154 154 154 $59,536 12/13/2017
Rest of World $46,729
International Total$168,387 3/15/2018

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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