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Australia Box Office for The Lovers (2017)

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The Lovers
Theatrical Performance (US$)
Australia Box Office $21,853Details
Worldwide Box Office $2,216,374Details
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Michael and Mary are long past passion, never mind patience, after decades of turmoil and tedium in their marriage. Each is now contentedly distracted by a lover on the side. And each fully intends to call it quits on the other after one last family get-together with their collegiate son. Michael has his hands full with a fiery ballet teacher while Mary is canoodling with a playful novelist—and both have grown bemusingly accustomed to claiming “late nights at the office”. But when the dried-up spark between Michael and Mary unexpectedly, indeed feverishly, reignites, it sends their plans into chaos, forcing them to navigate the hilarious new complications of having to “cheat” on their respective lovers.


Movie Details

Australia Releases: September 7th, 2017 (Wide)
Video Release: July 25th, 2017 by A24
MPAA Rating: R for sexuality and language.
(Rating bulletin 2469 (Cert #50930), 3/29/2017)
Running Time: 94 minutes
Keywords: Romance, Relationships Gone Wrong, Infidelity, Divorced Couple Falling Back in Love
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: A24
Production Countries: United States


Debra Winger    Mary
Tracy Letts    Michael
Aidan Gillen    Robert
Melora Walters    Lucy
Tyler Ross    Joel
Jessica Sula    Erin

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Azazel Jacobs
Screenwriter    Azazel Jacobs
Producer    Chris Stinson
Producer    Ben Leclair
Director of Photography    Tobias Datum
Editor    Darrin Navarro
Production Designer    Sue Tebbutt
Costume Designer    Diaz Jacobs
Music Supervisor    Dan Wilcox
Composer    Mandy Hoffman
Casting Director    Nicole Arbusto

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/09/08 - $3,920   2 $1,960   $3,920 1
2017/09/15 - $1,868 -52% 2 $934   $12,187 2
2017/09/22 - $3,691 +98% 3 $1,230   $16,710 3
2017/09/29 - $1,475 -60% 3 $492   $20,090 4
2017/10/06 - $656 -56% 1 $656   $21,562 5
2017/10/13 - $125 -81% 1 $125   $21,853 6

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Australia 9/7/2017 $3,920 2 3 12 $21,853 10/16/2017
North America 5/5/2017 $66,286 4 443 1121 $2,194,521
Worldwide Total$2,216,374 10/16/2017

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