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Generation Startup (2016)

Generation Startup
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $22,271Details
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Explores the front lines of entrepreneurship in America, capturing the struggles and triumphs of six recent college graduates who put everything on the line to build startups in Detroit. Shot over 17 months, it’s an honest, in-the-trenches look at what it takes to launch a startup. The film celebrates risk-taking, urban revitalization, and diversity while delivering a vital call-to-action— with entrepreneurship at a record low, the country’s economic future is at stake.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 13,201-13,300) 13,254 $22,271
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 18,101-18,200) 18,144 $22,271
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 5,701-5,800) 5,743 $22,271

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 23rd, 2016 (Limited) by Long Shot Factory
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 93 minutes
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Keywords: Detroit, Entrepreneur, Agitprop
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Countries: United States

Production and Technical Credits

Susan Margolin    Executive Producer
Lauren Zalaznick    Executive Producer
Boaz Freund    Director of Photography
Kimberly Pellnat    Editor
Cheryl Miller Houser    Producer
Brain Egan    Producer
Eric V. Hachikian    Composer
Jim Black    Music Supervisor

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

Theater Averages: The Week’s Best Average Money can Buy is $9,511

September 28th, 2016

The Best Democracy Money Can Buy

Like last week, no films joined the $10,000 club this past weekend. Two came close though. Firstly, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy earned $9,511 in its lone theater. That’s excellent for a documentary and hopefully this start will help it be seen by more. The number one overall film, The Magnificent Seven, was close behind with an average of $9,446. More...

Weekend Estimates: Magnificent Seven Rides to $35 Million Opening

September 25th, 2016


The Magnificent Seven will almost exactly match Sully’s debut two weeks ago by posting a $35 million opening, according to Sony’s Sunday projection. To us, it looks as though the film will fall fractionally short of that number, but it should still have the sixth-best September opening of all time (not adjusted for inflation). Those two films alone have given the box office enough of a boost that the industry will wrap up the month in fairly healthy condition. More...

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/09/23 80 $6,032   1 $6,032   $6,032 1
2016/09/30 89 $3,013 -50% 1 $3,013   $13,841 2
2016/10/07 70 $7,101 +136% 1 $7,101   $20,944 3
2016/10/14 99 $1,327 -81% 1 $1,327   $22,271 4

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/09/23 83 $10,828   1 $10,828   $10,828 1
2016/09/30 107 $3,015 -72% 1 $3,015   $13,843 2

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