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Grabbers (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $440,821Details
Worldwide Box Office $440,821
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On Erin Island, an idyllic fishing village off the coast of Ireland, charming but somewhat work-shy Ciaran O’Shea, is tasked with greeting Lisa Nolan, a straight-laced young officer who has arrived from the mainland. Not that there is much for them to do, aside from dealing with the occasional drunk, and that’s usually O'Shea himself. But strange doings are afoot: the crew of a fishing boat disappears, whales start appearing dead on the shore, a local lobsterman catches a strange tentacled creature in his trap. Soon it becomes clear to O'Shea and Nolan that there’s something big out there, and that it’s hungry. It's time to rally the villagers, arm the troops…and head to the pub.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time International Box Office (Rank 7,601-7,700) 7,699 $440,821
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 12,601-12,700) 12,656 $440,821

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$5,300,000
Domestic Releases: July 19th, 2013 (Limited) by IFC Midnight
International Releases: August 10th, 2012 (Wide) (United Kingdom)
September 13th, 2012 (Wide) (Russia (CIS))
November 29th, 2012 (Wide) (Singapore)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 94 minutes
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Keywords: Life in a Small Town, Alien Invasion, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Buddy Cop, Addiction, Romance, Field Scientists, Academics, Horror Comedy
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Black Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: Howard Films, Samson Films, High Treason Pictures
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Leading Cast

   Ciaran O'Shea
   Garda Lisa Nolan

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Production and Technical Credits

Kevin Lehane    Screenwriter
Tracy Brimm    Producer
Kate Myers    Producer
Piers Tempest    Producer
Martina Niland    Producer
David Collins    Executive Producer
Robert Bevan    Executive Producer
Cyril Megret    Executive Producer
Samantha Horley    Executive Producer
Tom McCullagh    Production Designer
Matt Platts-Mills    Editor
Christian Henson    Composer
Trevor Forrest    Director of Photography

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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
Russia (CIS) 9/13/2012 $133,555 150 150 150 $133,555 12/11/2015
Singapore 11/29/2012 $0 0 2 2 $4,920 12/12/2015
United Kingdom 8/10/2012 $40,258 58 58 129 $169,637 12/11/2015
Rest of World $132,709
International Total$440,821 12/12/2015

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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