The Rocker

In the 1980s, a drummer is abandoned by his band just before they become rock superstars. Twenty years later, the drummer sees his second chance at stardom arise when he is asked to perform with his teenage nephew's high school rock band.

Grosses

Domestic (73.1%)
$6,409,528
Summary Details
DistributorTwentieth Century Fox
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Opening$2,636,048
2,784 theaters
Budget$15,000,000
MPAAPG-13
Running Time1 hr 42 min
GenresComedy Music
In Release134 days/19 weeks
Widest Release2,784 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Aug 20, 2008Wednesday10$577,343--2,627$219$577,3431
Aug 21, 2008Thursday11$473,069-18.1%-2,627$180$1,050,4122
Aug 22, 2008Friday11$941,815+99.1%-2,784$338$1,992,2273
Aug 23, 2008Saturday13$1,047,817+11.3%-2,784$376$3,040,0444
Aug 24, 2008Sunday13$646,416-38.3%-2,784$232$3,686,4605
Aug 25, 2008Monday13$296,152-54.2%-2,784$106$3,982,6126
Aug 26, 2008Tuesday13$275,636-6.9%-2,784$99$4,258,2487
Aug 27, 2008Wednesday16$210,717-23.6%-63.5%2,784$75$4,468,9658
Aug 28, 2008Thursday17$195,594-7.2%-58.7%2,784$70$4,664,5599
Aug 29, 2008Friday21$263,745+34.8%-72%2,784$94$4,928,30410
Aug 30, 2008Saturday22$359,395+36.3%-65.7%2,784$129$5,287,69911
Aug 31, 2008Sunday22$346,738-3.5%-46.4%2,784$124$5,634,43712
Sep 1, 2008
Labor Day
Monday22$210,958-39.2%-28.8%2,784$75$5,845,39513
Sep 2, 2008Tuesday22$63,675-69.8%-76.9%2,784$22$5,909,07014
Sep 3, 2008Wednesday22$48,402-24%-77%2,784$17$5,957,47215
Sep 4, 2008Thursday22$44,442-8.2%-77.3%2,784$15$6,001,91416
Sep 5, 2008Friday28$50,446+13.5%-80.9%409$123$6,052,36017
Sep 6, 2008Saturday30$75,918+50.5%-78.9%409$185$6,128,27818
Sep 7, 2008Sunday33$28,564-62.4%-91.8%409$69$6,156,84219
Sep 8, 2008Monday31$8,253-71.1%-96.1%409$20$6,165,09520
Sep 9, 2008Tuesday32$8,379+1.5%-86.8%409$20$6,173,47421
Sep 10, 2008Wednesday30$8,332-0.6%-82.8%409$20$6,181,80622
Sep 11, 2008Thursday32$7,978-4.2%-82%409$19$6,189,78423
Sep 12, 2008Friday35$23,201+190.8%-54%150$154$6,212,98524
Sep 13, 2008Saturday34$40,599+75%-46.5%150$270$6,253,58425
Sep 14, 2008Sunday34$18,961-53.3%-33.6%150$126$6,272,54526
Sep 15, 2008Monday34$4,971-73.8%-39.8%150$33$6,277,51627
Sep 16, 2008Tuesday36$4,327-13%-48.4%150$28$6,281,84328
Sep 17, 2008Wednesday35$4,478+3.5%-46.3%150$29$6,286,32129
Sep 18, 2008Thursday36$4,411-1.5%-44.7%150$29$6,290,73230
Sep 19, 2008Friday37$15,030+240.7%-35.2%128$117$6,305,76231
Sep 20, 2008Saturday37$23,040+53.3%-43.2%128$180$6,328,80232
Sep 21, 2008Sunday37$10,599-54%-44.1%128$82$6,339,40133
Sep 22, 2008Monday34$6,383-39.8%+28.4%128$49$6,345,78434
Sep 23, 2008Tuesday34$6,434+0.8%+48.7%128$50$6,352,21835
Sep 24, 2008Wednesday38$2,489-61.3%-44.4%128$19$6,354,70736
Sep 25, 2008Thursday40$1,948-21.7%-55.8%128$15$6,356,65537
Sep 26, 2008Friday43$7,529+286.5%-49.9%79$95$6,364,18438
Sep 27, 2008Saturday43$11,975+59.1%-48%79$151$6,376,15939
Sep 28, 2008Sunday44$6,384-46.7%-39.8%79$80$6,382,54340
Sep 29, 2008Monday42$1,788-72%-72%79$22$6,384,33141
Sep 30, 2008Tuesday41$2,126+18.9%-67%79$26$6,386,45742
Oct 1, 2008Wednesday42$1,983-6.7%-20.3%79$25$6,388,44043
Oct 2, 2008Thursday43$1,863-6.1%-4.4%79$23$6,390,30344