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The Work (2017)

The Work
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $5,853Details
International Box Office $14,721Details
Worldwide Box Office $20,574
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The film follows three men from outside as they participate in a four-day group therapy retreat with level-four convicts. Over the four days, each man in the room takes his turn at delving deep into his past. The raw and revealing process that the incarcerated men undertake exceeds the expectations of the free men, ripping them out of their comfort zones and forcing them to see themselves and the prisoners in unexpected ways.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 14,801-14,900) 14,804 $5,853
All Time International Box Office (Rank 11,101-11,200) 11,166 $14,721
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 18,601-18,700) 18,641 $20,574
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 7,001-7,100) 7,023 $5,853

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 25th, 2017 (Limited) by The Orchard
International Releases: September 8th, 2017 (Wide) (United Kingdom)
Video Release: November 21st, 2017 by The Orchard
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 87 minutes
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Keywords: Prison, Going Legit, California, One Location, Therapists / Therapy, Group Therapy
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: The Orchard, Topic , McLeary Brothers
Production Countries: United States

Production and Technical Credits

Gethin Aldous    Co-Director
Amy Foote    Editor
Alice Henty    Producer
Eon N. McLeary    Producer
Jairus McLeary    Producer
Miles McLeary    Producer
Jairus McLeary    Executive Producer
Rob Allbee    Executive Producer
Gethin Aldous    Executive Producer
Arturo Santamaria    Director of Photography

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/10/27 82 $3,286   2 $1,643   $3,286 1

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2017/10/27 - $1,372   2 $686   $1,372 3
2017/10/28 - $837 -39% 2 $419   $2,209 4
2017/10/29 - $1,077 +29% 2 $539   $3,286 5
2017/10/30 - $726 -33% 2 $363   $4,012 6
2017/10/31 - $808 +11% 2 $404   $4,820 7
2017/11/01 - $524 -35% 2 $262   $5,344 8
2017/11/02 - $509 -3% 2 $255   $5,853 9

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/10/27 83 $5,853   2 $2,927   $5,853 2

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
United Kingdom 9/8/2017 $14,721 10 10 10 $14,721 9/28/2017
International Total$14,721 9/28/2017

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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