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Dear Zachary: a letter to a son about his father (2008)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $20,834Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 13,301-13,400) 13,358 $20,834
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 18,201-18,300) 18,275 $20,834
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 5,801-5,900) 5,831 $20,834

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 31st, 2008 (Limited) by Oscilloscope Pictures
Video Release: February 24th, 2009 by Oscilloscope Video, released as Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
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Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual

DVD Releases for February 24, 2009 - Part I

February 24th, 2009

Is it national drug dealer week and no one told me? I have four, count them, four spotlight reviews this week dealing with drug dealers. This includes The French Connection, which is making its debut on Blu-ray this week and is a clear contender for DVD Pick of the Week. The other main contender is Futurama - Into the Wild Green Yonder on either DVD or Blu-ray. I can't decide which is better, so both are awarded the DVD Pick of the Week. As is the case more often than not, this week's list of reviews has to be split into two with part two found here. More...

Per Theater Chart takes one on The Chin

November 5th, 2008

We have a surprise upset on the per theater chart as My Name is Bruce came out of nowhere to win the race to the top with $16,432 in one theater. I don't know how well it will expand, and its reviews suggest it won't, but no matter what happens theatrically, it should be a big hit on the home market. Noah's Arc: Jumping the Broom remained in second place with an average of $14,866 in five theaters. That was a greater than 50% drop-off, which is extremely high for a limited release and suggests limited potential to expand. Likewise, Synecdoche, New York fell harshly this past weekend but still added almost $100,000 in nine theaters for an average of $11,040. One last note, Let the Right One In expanded its theater count to seven and just missed the $10,000 mark with an average of $9,528. More...

Movie Website Reviews for Weekend of October 31, 2008

November 1st, 2008

Bad week for websites with four films that did not have one, and another movie's site consisted of nothing but the trailer. That said, there was one site, Zack and Miri Make a Porno's Official Site, that was worthy of the Weekly Website Award. More...

My Name is Limited Releases

October 31st, 2008

Horror films rarely do well in limited release, and this wee we have three of them opening. Interesting. We also have a couple with an Indian connection, a Canadian release, and a few documentaries. A wide selection indeed. More...

New Movie Announcements, Stars and Directors - September 30, 2008

September 30th, 2008

This week another number of upcoming movies, new stars and directors have been added to our archive! More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2008/10/31 102 $2,886   1 $2,886   $2,886 1
2008/11/07 88 $6,619 +129% 3 $2,206   $11,051 2
2008/11/14 104 $1,800 -73% 3 $600   $18,334 3
2008/11/21 89 $2,022 +12% 3 $674   $20,834 4

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2008/10/31 101 $4,432   1 $4,432   $4,432 1
2008/11/07 81 $12,102 +173% 3 $4,034   $16,534 2
2008/11/14 99 $2,278 -81% 3 $759   $18,812 3
2008/11/21 101 $2,022 -11% 3 $674   $20,834 4

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