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Box Office Figures For 'Mother Of George' & 'Blue Caprice' + Upcoming Theatrical Playdates

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by Tambay A. Obenson
September 16, 2013 1:30 PM
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Both films opened over the weekend, both in new York City, both playing in one theater, so box office totals for each weren't exactly earth-shattering; but, their per screen averages were strong.


In fact, Andrew Dosunmu's Mother of George, released by Oscilloscope, had the highest per screen average of any film in release over the weekend, at $22,500. In comparison, the number 1 film in terms of gross, Insidious Chapter 2, earned a per screen average of $13,463.

And Blue Caprice, released by Sundance Selects, wasn't that far behind, in the top 5 per screen averages, with $15,200.

By the way, after 2 weeks, Winnie Mandela, the Jennifer Hudson biopic on the life of Winnie Mandela, has grossed over $80,000 at the box office.

For those in other cities (other than New York), here are the upcoming theatrical play-dates for both Mother of George and Blue Caprice:

For Mother of George:

09/13/13New York, NYAngelika Film Center
09/20/13Atlanta, GALandmark Midtown Art Cinema
09/20/13Los Angeles, CALaemmle Royal
09/20/13New York, NYAMC Empire 25
09/27/13Chicago, ILSiskel Film Center
09/27/13Nashville, TNBelcourt
09/27/13Seattle, WALandmark - TBD
10/04/13Boston, MALandmark Kendall Square Cinema
10/04/13Portland, ORLiving Room Theater
10/18/13Washington, DCLandmark E-Street Cinema
11/08/13Denver, COLandmark - TBD
11/22/13Philadelphia, PALandmark Ritz at the Bourse

For  Blue Caprice:


9/20 Roxie Theater San Francisco CA

9/20 Sundance Sunset Cinema Los Angeles CA

9/27 OSIO Cinemas Monterey CA

9/27 West End Cinema Washington D.C. DC

9/27 Camera 3 San Jose CA

9/27 SIFF Cinema Uptown Seattle WA

9/27 Alamo Drafthouse Vintage Park Houston TX

9/27 Hollywood Theatre Portland OR

9/27 Capitol Theatre Cleveland OH

9/27 Cass City Cinema at Burton Detroit MI

9/27 Montgomery Cinema Rocky Hill NJ

9/27 Shea 14 Scottsdale AZ

9/27 AFI Silver Culture Center Silver Springs MD

9/27 Cinemas Palme D'Or Palm Desert CA

9/27 Circle Theatre Tulsa OK

9/27 Music Box Chicago IL

9/27 SIE Film Center Denver CO

10/4 Loft Cinema Twin Tucson AZ

10/4 Gateway Film Center Columbus OH

10/4 Cinema Paradiso Fort Lauderdale FL

10/4 Digital Gym Cinema San Diego CA

10/4 Lake Worth Playhouse Lake Worth FL

10/4 The Screen Santa Fe NM

10/4 Carousel Greensboro NC

10/4 Grand Tacoma Tacoma WA

10/11 Glenwood Arts Overland Park KS

10/11 Zinema 2 Duluth MN

10/21 Bear Tooth Anchorage AK


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3 Comments

  • Donella | September 16, 2013 7:07 PMReply

    Both movies seem to have exceeded expectations.

  • Ashley | September 16, 2013 5:59 PMReply

    Wow! Congrats to Ron Simons and April Yvette Thompson of SimonSays Entertainment!! They always do great work!

  • ALM | September 16, 2013 3:44 PMReply

    Congrats to "Mother of George".....hopefully it will play for at least 3 or 4 weeks in the cities that it is playing in.

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