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The We and the I (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $42,172Details
International Box Office $251,433Details
Worldwide Box Office $293,605
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Workshopped with a group of teens from The Bronx over the course of 3 years, Michel Gondry's The We and The I gives an inside look into the dynamics, drama and hilarity that emerge on a real-time bus ride through The Bronx on the last day of school.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 12,301-12,400) 12,378 $42,172
All Time International Box Office (Rank 8,301-8,400) 8,308 $251,433
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 13,401-13,500) 13,413 $293,605
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 5,001-5,100) 5,022 $42,172

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 8th, 2013 (Limited) by Paladin/108 Media
International Releases: September 12th, 2012 (Wide) (France)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 103 minutes
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Keywords: Last Day of School, LGBT, Bigotry, Bullies, Scene in End Credits
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Partizan Films, Kinology, Mars Films
Production Countries: France,
United States

Leading Cast

   Little Raymond

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Production and Technical Credits

Michel Gondry    Screenwriter
Paul Proch    Screenwriter
Jeff Grimshaw    Screenwriter
Georges Bermann    Producer
Michel Gondry    Producer
Julie Fong    Producer
Raffi Adlan    Producer
Tommaso Ortino    Production Designer
Jeff Buchanan    Editor
Alex Disenhof    Director of Photography

Per Theater Chart: Somebody Up There Likes These Films

March 13th, 2013

There were a trio of films to top the $10,000 mark on the per theater chart. Somebody Up There Likes Me earned first place with $34,362 in its one theater. The overall number one film, Oz the Great and Powerful, earned second place with an average of $20,223 in nearly 4,000 theaters. The final film in the $10,000 club was The We and the I, which managed $10,774 in one theater. More...

Oz Opening Powerful, not Quite Great

March 10th, 2013

After a dismal showing for Jack the Giant Slayer last weekend, and generally soft box office all year, the industry has been in need of a boost. And it is getting one this weekend, with Oz The Great and Powerful opening to a robust $80.3 million, according to Disney's Sunday estimate. That's the third-biggest March weekend of all time, which is an impressive number of course. But the two films above it, The Hunger Games ($152 million) and Alice in Wonderland ($116 million), show what a true March blowout looks like, and this debut is much closer to The Lorax, which debuted with $70 million this time last year. That film went on to make $214 million domestically, and Oz will likely end up somewhere around that mark. Unless it delivers massive international numbers -- the studio has it at a very solid $69.9 million this weekend -- the film will end up basically a break-even proposition for the studio. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2013/03/08 73 $10,774   1 $10,774   $10,774 1
2013/03/15 79 $5,852 -46% 2 $2,926   $20,248 2
2013/03/22 84 $5,839 n/c 7 $834   $28,254 3

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2013/03/08 76 $14,396   1 $14,396   $14,396 1
2013/03/15 82 $8,019 -44% 1 $8,019   $22,415 2
2013/03/22 81 $11,272 +41% 7 $1,610   $33,687 3
2013/03/29 102 $3,153 -72% 2 $1,577   $36,840 4
2013/04/05 112 $1,450 -54% 3 $483   $38,290 5
2013/04/12 102 $1,207 -17% 2 $604   $39,497 6
2013/04/19 109 $685 -43% 3 $228   $40,182 7
2013/04/26 102 $1,990 +191% 3 $663   $42,172 8

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
France 9/12/2012 $251,433 65 65 65 $251,433 12/11/2015
International Total$251,433 12/11/2015

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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