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The Ides of March (2011)

R 101min Drama, Thriller
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  • Director:George Clooney
  • Cast:Paul Giamatti (Tom Duffy), George Clooney (Governor Mike Morris), Philip Seymour Hoffman (Paul Zara), Ryan Gosling (Stephen Meyers)
  • Technical Specs:Dolby Digital, Datasat, SDDS, Dolby Surround 7.1, Aspect Ratio 2.35:1
  • Synopsis:

    An idealistic staffer for a new presidential candidate gets a crash course on dirty politics during his stint on the campaign trail.

Theatrical
Wide (114)

Opened 10/07/2011

Key Dates

  • 08/31/2011 - Venice Film Festival premiere (Italy)
  • 09/09/2011 - Toronto International Film Festival (Canada)
  • 09/23/2011 - Athens Film Festival (Greece)
  • 09/24/2011 - Zurich Film Festival (Switzerland)
  • 10/05/2011 - New York City, New York premiere (USA)
  • 10/22/2011 - London Film Festival (UK)
  • 10/28/2011 -
  • 03/02/2012 - Belgrade Film Festival (Serbia)
  • 11/18/2012 - St. Louis International Film Festival (USA)

Box Office Results | Domestic

 Week 1
01/06-01/12
weekend71199
cume71199
 WeekendWeeklyLocations 
WeekGross $% Chg.Gross $% Chg.## Chg.Per Theatre
Average
1 | 01/06/2012-01/12/2012$71,199-$71,199-114-$625
 Total$71,199 

Total Includes Full Week Grosses for Weeks 1-1

Box Office Results | Worldwide

Domestic TotalInternational TotalWorldwide Total
$40,962,534
(53.7%)
$35,375,577
(46.3%)
$76,338,111
(100%)

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