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La guerre est déclarée (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $46,225Details
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A new couple, Romeo and Juliette, must face the ultimate test when they discover their newborn child is very ill. Gathering their friends and family together, they confront the ordeal together as a form of warfare.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 12,201-12,300) 12,259 $46,225
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 16,801-16,900) 16,860 $46,225
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,922 $46,225

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 27th, 2012 (Limited) by IFC Films, released as Declaration of War
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 100 minutes
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Keywords: Terminal Illness, Same Role, Multiple Actors, Directing Yourself, Voiceover/Narration, Inspired by a True Story, Performing Arts, Doctors, Medical and Hospitals
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: France

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Jeremie Elkaim    Romeo
Cesar Desseix    Adam 18 Months
Gabriel Elkaim    Adam 8 Years
Brigitte Sy    Claudia
Elina Lowensohn    Alex
Michele Moretti    Genevieve
Philippe Laudenbach    Philippe
Bastien Bouillon    Nikos
Beatrice de Stael    Dr. Prat
Anne de Stael    Dr. Fitoussi
Frederic Pierrot    Professor Sainte-Rose
Elisabeth Dion    Dr. Kalifa IG R

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Production and Technical Credits

Edouard Weil    Producer
Valérie Donzelli    Screenwriter
Jeremie Elkaim    Screenwriter
Sebastien Buckmann    DP
Pauline Gaillard    Editor
Andre Rigaut    Sound Designer
Sebastien Savin    Sound Editor
Ludovic Escallier    Dialogue Editor
Laurent Gabiot    Mix
Marie Weinberger    1st Assistant Director
Elisabeth Mehu    Wardrobe
Valérie Donzelli    Make-up and Hair Designer
Gaelle Usandivaras    Sets
Karen Hottois    Casting and Child Coach
Serge Catoire    Line Producer
Diego Urgoiti-Moinot    Production Manager & Studio Manager

Per Theater Chart: Truth Above Beauty

January 31st, 2012

There was only one film to reach the $10,000 mark on the per theater chart this past weekend. An Inconsistant Truth opened with $20,733 in its lone theater, but with still no reviews, its long term chances are still unknown. The phrase, "preaching to the choir" does spring to mind. More...

Limited Releases are Looking To Oscars for Help

January 27th, 2012

The Oscars are drawing a lot of attention away from limited releases, as is normally the case this time of year. However, this week there is a film hoping the Oscar nominations will give them a boost. Albert Nobbs picked up three nods, which should give it a boost at the box office, but whether or not it is enough to overcome other obstacles it yet to be seen. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2012/01/27 59 $12,791   6 $2,132   $12,791 1
2012/02/03 66 $5,986 -53% 4 $1,497   $25,692 2
2012/02/17 77 $4,727   7 $675   $34,181 4
2012/02/24 80 $4,008 -15% 11 $364   $41,092 5
2012/03/09 94 $2,550   8 $319   $46,225 7

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2012/01/27 55 $19,706   6 $3,284   $19,706 1
2012/02/03 66 $9,748 -51% 4 $2,437   $29,454 2
2012/02/17 76 $7,630   7 $1,090   $37,084 4
2012/02/24 80 $5,240 -31% 11 $476   $42,324 5
2012/03/09 101 $2,532   8 $317   $46,207 7

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