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Mr. Nobody (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,622Details
International Box Office $18,632Details
Worldwide Box Office $22,254
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $624,118 Details
Est. Domestic Blu-ray Sales $588,743 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $1,212,861
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  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer


A young boy stands on a station platform. The train is about to leave. Should he go with his mother or stay with his father? An infinity of possibilities rise from this decision. As long as he doesn’t choose, anything is possible. Every life deserves to be lived.


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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 1st, 2013 (Limited) by Magnolia Pictures
International Releases: October 4th, 2012 (Wide) (Portugal)
November 2nd, 2012 (Wide) (Taiwan)
Video Release: February 25th, 2014 by Magnolia Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for some sexuality/nudity, brief strong language and violent images.
(Rating bulletin 2290, 9/18/2013)
Running Time: 155 minutes
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Keywords: Dysfunctional Family, Children Dealing with Divorce, Alternate or Altered Realities, Voiceover/Narration, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Suicide Attempt, Non-Chronological, Alternate Reality
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: Pan-Europeenne, Climax Films, Poisson Rouge Pictures, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, DFFF
Production Countries: Belgium,

Leading Cast

   Nemo's Father
   Nemo's Mother

Supporting Cast

Sarah Polley    Elise
Diane Kruger    Anna
Linh-Dan Pahm    Jeanne
Toby Regbo    15 Year Old Nemo
Juno Temple    15 Year Old Anna

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Production and Technical Credits

Jaco Van Dormael    Screenwriter
Philippe Godeau    Producer
Nathalie Gastaldo    Executive Producer
Matyas Veress    Editor

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for February 25th, 2014

February 24th, 2014

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Per Theater Chart: Buyers Market

November 7th, 2013

Dallas Buyers Club took top spot on the per theater chart with an average of $28,985 in nine theaters. Add in its reviews and this is a great start. 12 Years a Slave was finally pushed out of top spot, but it still has a very strong showing with an average of $11,688 in more than 400 theaters. More...

Limited Releases: Buying Into Limited Releases

November 1st, 2013

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2013/11/01 69 $1,612   4 $403   $1,612 1
2013/11/08 94 $456 -72% 2 $228   $2,744 2
2013/11/15 79 $88 -81% 1 $88   $2,981 3
2013/11/22 90 $312 +255% 1 $312   $3,384 4
2013/11/29 83 $151 -52% 1 $151   $3,600 5

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2013/11/01 62 $2,288   4 $572   $2,288 1
2013/11/08 78 $605 -74% 2 $303   $2,893 2
2013/11/15 81 $179 -70% 1 $179   $3,072 3
2013/11/22 83 $377 +111% 1 $377   $3,449 4
2013/11/29 83 $173 -54% 1 $173   $3,622 5

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Portugal 10/4/2012 $920 1 1 2 $1,807 12/12/2015
Taiwan 11/2/2012 $3,507 3 3 8 $16,825 12/12/2015
International Total$18,632 12/12/2015

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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