The Campaign

An incumbent Representative embroiled in personal scandal faces a no-holds-barred challenge from a naive newcomer funded by two unscrupulous billionaire lobbyist brothers.

Grosses

Domestic (82.8%)
$86,907,746
Summary Details
DistributorWarner Bros.
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Opening$26,588,460
3,205 theaters
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 25 min
GenresComedy
In Release147 days/21 weeks
Widest Release3,302 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Aug 10, 2012Friday2$10,177,051--3,205$3,175$10,177,0511
Aug 11, 2012Saturday2$9,513,197-6.5%-3,205$2,968$19,690,2482
Aug 12, 2012Sunday2$6,898,212-27.5%-3,205$2,152$26,588,4603
Aug 13, 2012Monday2$3,141,082-54.5%-3,205$980$29,729,5424
Aug 14, 2012Tuesday2$3,436,196+9.4%-3,205$1,072$33,165,7385
Aug 15, 2012Wednesday2$2,679,409-22%-3,205$836$35,845,1476
Aug 16, 2012Thursday2$2,463,390-8.1%-3,205$768$38,308,5377
Aug 17, 2012Friday5$4,146,162+68.3%-59.3%3,255$1,273$42,454,6998
Aug 18, 2012Saturday4$5,259,824+26.9%-44.7%3,255$1,615$47,714,5239
Aug 19, 2012Sunday4$3,721,303-29.3%-46.1%3,255$1,143$51,435,82610
Aug 20, 2012Monday3$1,531,586-58.8%-51.2%3,255$470$52,967,41211
Aug 21, 2012Tuesday4$1,709,465+11.6%-50.3%3,255$525$54,676,87712
Aug 22, 2012Wednesday3$1,257,872-26.4%-53.1%3,255$386$55,934,74913
Aug 23, 2012Thursday4$1,168,423-7.1%-52.6%3,255$358$57,103,17214
Aug 24, 2012Friday5$2,227,144+90.6%-46.3%3,302$674$59,330,31615
Aug 25, 2012Saturday4$3,250,558+46%-38.2%3,302$984$62,580,87416
Aug 26, 2012Sunday6$1,994,695-38.6%-46.4%3,302$604$64,575,56917
Aug 27, 2012Monday6$821,447-58.8%-46.4%3,302$248$65,397,01618
Aug 28, 2012Tuesday6$903,386+10%-47.2%3,302$273$66,300,40219
Aug 29, 2012Wednesday7$641,208-29%-49%3,302$194$66,941,61020
Aug 30, 2012Thursday7$633,054-1.3%-45.8%2,941$215$67,574,66421
Aug 31, 2012Friday9$1,389,954+119.6%-37.6%2,941$472$68,964,61822
Sep 1, 2012Saturday8$2,030,691+46.1%-37.5%2,941$690$70,995,30923
Sep 2, 2012Sunday8$2,289,589+12.7%+14.8%2,941$778$73,284,89824
Sep 3, 2012
Labor Day
Monday9$1,499,029-34.5%+82.5%2,941$509$74,783,92725
Sep 4, 2012Tuesday7$468,080-68.8%-48.2%2,941$159$75,252,00726
Sep 5, 2012Wednesday8$335,249-28.4%-47.7%2,941$113$75,587,25627
Sep 6, 2012Thursday8$356,176+6.2%-43.7%2,941$121$75,943,43228
Sep 7, 2012Friday7$1,003,085+181.6%-27.8%2,542$394$76,946,51729
Sep 8, 2012Saturday8$1,623,282+61.8%-20.1%2,542$638$78,569,79930
Sep 9, 2012Sunday10$750,822-53.7%-67.2%2,542$295$79,320,62131
Sep 10, 2012Monday7$257,181-65.7%-82.8%2,542$101$79,577,80232
Sep 11, 2012Tuesday8$331,037+28.7%-29.3%2,542$130$79,908,83933
Sep 12, 2012Wednesday7$276,159-16.6%-17.6%2,542$108$80,184,99834
Sep 13, 2012Thursday8$267,158-3.3%-25%2,542$105$80,452,15635
Sep 14, 2012Friday8$753,916+182.2%-24.8%2,002$376$81,206,07236
Sep 15, 2012Saturday10$1,105,535+46.6%-31.9%2,002$552$82,311,60737
Sep 16, 2012Sunday10$558,712-49.5%-25.6%2,002$279$82,870,31938
Sep 17, 2012Monday10$221,115-60.4%-14%2,002$110$83,091,43439
Sep 18, 2012Tuesday9$283,061+28%-14.5%2,002$141$83,374,49540
Sep 19, 2012Wednesday9$203,124-28.2%-26.4%2,002$101$83,577,61941
Sep 20, 2012Thursday9$203,446+0.2%-23.8%2,002$101$83,781,06542
Sep 21, 2012Friday14$376,348+85%-50.1%1,250$301$84,157,41343
Sep 22, 2012Saturday16$568,239+51%-48.6%1,250$454$84,725,65244
Sep 23, 2012Sunday17$260,549-54.1%-53.4%1,250$208$84,986,20145
Sep 24, 2012Monday15$93,420-64.1%-57.8%1,250$74$85,079,62146
Sep 25, 2012Tuesday15$124,238+33%-56.1%1,250$99$85,203,85947
Sep 26, 2012Wednesday16$106,174-14.5%-47.7%1,250$84$85,310,03348
Sep 27, 2012Thursday15$101,479-4.4%-50.1%1,250$81$85,411,51249
Sep 28, 2012Friday20$152,468+50.2%-59.5%630$242$85,563,98050
Sep 29, 2012Saturday21$233,955+53.4%-58.8%630$371$85,797,93551
Sep 30, 2012Sunday23$101,585-56.6%-61%630$161$85,899,52052
Oct 1, 2012Monday20$41,419-59.2%-55.7%630$65$85,940,93953
Oct 2, 2012Tuesday18$57,175+38%-54%630$90$85,998,11454
Oct 3, 2012Wednesday19$44,233-22.6%-58.3%630$70$86,042,34755
Oct 4, 2012Thursday19$47,188+6.7%-53.5%630$74$86,089,53556
Oct 5, 2012Friday24$54,467+15.4%-64.3%303$179$86,144,00257
Oct 6, 2012Saturday25$76,315+40.1%-67.4%303$251$86,220,31758
Oct 7, 2012Sunday27$45,054-41%-55.6%303$148$86,265,37159
Oct 8, 2012
Columbus Day
Monday24$24,780-45%-40.2%303$81$86,290,15160
Oct 9, 2012Tuesday22$17,097-31%-70.1%303$56$86,307,24861
Oct 10, 2012Wednesday22$16,927-1%-61.7%303$55$86,324,17562
Oct 11, 2012Thursday24$14,388-15%-69.5%303$47$86,338,56363
Oct 12, 2012Friday35$12,988-9.7%-76.2%101$128$86,351,55164
Oct 13, 2012Saturday36$20,726+59.6%-72.8%101$205$86,372,27765
Oct 14, 2012Sunday37$10,551-49.1%-76.6%101$104$86,382,82866
Oct 15, 2012Monday32$4,226-59.9%-82.9%101$41$86,387,05467
Oct 16, 2012Tuesday30$5,705+35%-66.6%101$56$86,392,75968
Oct 17, 2012Wednesday35$5,160-9.6%-69.5%101$51$86,397,91969
Oct 18, 2012Thursday33$5,311+2.9%-63.1%101$52$86,403,23070
Oct 19, 2012Friday36$11,323+113.2%-12.8%74$153$86,414,55371
Oct 20, 2012Saturday36$14,903+31.6%-28.1%74$201$86,429,45672
Oct 21, 2012Sunday37$8,110-45.6%-23.1%74$109$86,437,56673
Oct 22, 2012Monday34$2,963-63.5%-29.9%74$40$86,440,52974
Oct 23, 2012Tuesday33$3,803+28.3%-33.3%74$51$86,444,33275
Oct 24, 2012Wednesday33$3,747-1.5%-27.4%74$50$86,448,07976
Oct 25, 2012Thursday35$3,198-14.7%-39.8%74$43$86,451,27777
Oct 26, 2012Friday26$40,527+1,167.3%+257.9%222$182$86,491,80478
Oct 27, 2012Saturday27$51,673+27.5%+246.7%222$232$86,543,47779
Oct 28, 2012Sunday25$38,439-25.6%+374%222$173$86,581,91680
Oct 29, 2012Monday22$13,890-63.9%+368.8%222$62$86,595,80681
Oct 30, 2012Tuesday24$15,804+13.8%+315.6%222$71$86,611,61082
Oct 31, 2012
Halloween
Wednesday26$12,435-21.3%+231.9%222$56$86,624,04583
Nov 1, 2012Thursday24$16,262+30.8%+408.5%222$73$86,640,30784
Nov 2, 2012Friday28$31,918+96.3%-21.2%188$169$86,672,22585
Nov 3, 2012Saturday30$45,721+43.2%-11.5%188$243$86,717,94686
Nov 4, 2012Sunday30$26,557-41.9%-30.9%188$141$86,744,50387
Nov 5, 2012Monday27$10,091-62%-27.4%188$53$86,754,59488
Nov 6, 2012Tuesday28$11,302+12%-28.5%188$60$86,765,89689
Nov 7, 2012Wednesday28$9,308-17.6%-25.1%188$49$86,775,20490
Nov 8, 2012Thursday30$9,960+7%-38.8%188$52$86,785,16491
Nov 9, 2012Friday31$17,513+75.8%-45.1%138$126$86,802,67792
Nov 10, 2012Saturday33$26,327+50.3%-42.4%138$190$86,829,00493
Nov 11, 2012Sunday35$16,709-36.5%-37.1%138$121$86,845,71394
Nov 12, 2012Monday33$7,687-54%-23.8%138$55$86,853,40095
Nov 13, 2012Tuesday34$4,920-36%-56.5%138$35$86,858,32096
Nov 14, 2012Wednesday33$4,625-6%-50.3%138$33$86,862,94597
Nov 15, 2012Thursday34$4,856+5%-51.2%138$35$86,867,80198
Nov 16, 2012Friday37$9,228+90%-47.3%101$91$86,877,02999
Nov 17, 2012Saturday39$13,077+41.7%-50.3%101$129$86,890,106100
Nov 18, 2012Sunday41$7,076-45.9%-57.7%101$70$86,897,182101
Nov 19, 2012Monday42$3,346-52.7%-56.5%101$33$86,900,528102
Nov 20, 2012Tuesday41$3,814+14%-22.5%101$37$86,904,342103
Nov 21, 2012Wednesday43$1,934-49.3%-58.2%101$19$86,906,276104
Nov 22, 2012
Thanksgiving
Thursday43$1,470-24%-69.7%101$14$86,907,746105