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[Rec] 3: Genesis (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $9,600Details
International Box Office $7,241,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $7,250,600
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Koldo and Clara are about to celebrate the most important day of their lives: their wedding. Everything appears to be running smoothly and the bride, the groom and their families are enjoying a wonderful day in the countryside until some of the guests start showing signs of a strange illness. Before they know what’s happening, the bride and groom find themselves in the middle of a hellish ordeal, as an uncontrollable torrent of violence is unleashed on the wedding. What started off as an idyllic day quickly descends into a nightmare of the worst kind...


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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 7th, 2012 (Limited) by Magnet Pictures, released as [REC] 3: Genesis
International Releases: April 4th, 2012 (Wide) (Belgium)
April 13th, 2012 (Wide) (Mexico)
April 19th, 2012 (Wide) (Argentina)
April 20th, 2012 (Wide) (Poland)
May 17th, 2012 (Wide) (Hong Kong)
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Video Release: November 6th, 2012 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, released as [REC] 3: Genesis
MPAA Rating: R for strong bloody horror violence and some language.
(Rating bulletin 2227, 6/13/2012)
Running Time: 80 minutes
Franchise: [REC]
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Keywords: Zombies, Religious, Wedding Day, Demons, Possessed, End of the World, Prequel
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: Canal Plus, Filmax Entertainment
Production Countries: Spain

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Diego Martin    Koldo
Ismael Martinez    Rafa
Alex Monner    Cousin Adrian
Claire Baschet    Natalia
Sr. B    Atun
Jana Soler    Tita (Clara's Sister)
Emilio Mencheta    Uncle Victor
Adolf Bataller    Domingo
Dolores Martin    Manoli

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Production and Technical Credits

Julio Fernandez    Producer
Luiso Berdejo    Screenwriter
Paco Plaza    Screenwriter
Julio Fernandez    Executive Producer
Carlos Fernandez    Executive Producer
Alberto Marini    Executive Producer
Elisa Salinas    Associate Producer
Eckenhardt Von Damn    Co-Executive Producer
Jaume Balaguero    Creative Producer
Teresa Gefaell    Line Producer
Oriol Maymo    Line Producer
Fernando Izquierdo    Assistant Director
Pablo Rosso    Director of Photography
Gemma Fauria    Art Director
Gabriel Gutierrez    Sound Designer
David Gallart    Editor

Per Theater Chart: Utopia for Detropia

September 12th, 2012

There were three new releases that topped $10,000 on the per theater chart. Detropia led the way with $17,414 in one theater. It should expand, but as a documentary, it will likely not expand wide. Hello I Must Be Going earned an average of $11,952 in two theaters, while Keep the Lights On was right behind with an average of $11,115 in five theaters. More...

Limited Releases: Girls' Night Out

September 7th, 2012

There are ten films on this week's list, including a couple that are earning quite a bit of buzz for limited releases: The Inbetweeners Movie and Bachelorette. Unfortunately, neither of those films is earning great reviews. There are some films earning overwhelmingly positive reviews, including the documentary Girl Model and Keep the Lights On. Let's hope some films manage to find an audience in limited release, but it could be tough. More...

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2012/09/07 87 $3,001   8 $375   $3,001 1
2012/09/14 93 $1,444 -52% 4 $361   $5,186 2
2012/09/21 94 $1,218 -16% 3 $406   $6,934 3
2012/09/28 100 $1,258 +3% 2 $629   $8,973 4

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2012/09/07 89 $3,742   8 $468   $3,742 1
2012/09/14 96 $1,974 -47% 4 $494   $5,716 2
2012/09/21 96 $1,999 +1% 3 $666   $7,715 3
2012/09/28 102 $1,885 -6% 2 $943   $9,600 4

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Argentina 4/19/2012 $0 0 23 80 $547,505 12/10/2015
Belgium 4/4/2012 $0 0 2 2 $124,650 12/6/2015
Hong Kong 5/17/2012 $158,962 20 20 42 $304,306 12/10/2015
Mexico 4/13/2012 $0 0 189 695 $2,125,524 12/10/2015
Peru 5/17/2012 $228,523 63 63 142 $518,771 12/10/2015
Poland 4/20/2012 $0 0 84 137 $285,273 12/6/2015
Rest of World $3,334,971
International Total$7,241,000 12/10/2015

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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