The Express

A drama based on the life of college football hero Ernie Davis, the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy.

Grosses

Domestic (99.8%)
$9,793,406
Summary Details
DistributorUniversal Pictures
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Opening$4,562,675
2,808 theaters
Budget$40,000,000
MPAAPG
Running Time2 hr 10 min
GenresBiography Drama Sport
In Release84 days/12 weeks
Widest Release2,810 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Oct 10, 2008Friday6$1,543,985--2,808$549$1,543,9851
Oct 11, 2008Saturday6$1,894,805+22.7%-2,808$674$3,438,7902
Oct 12, 2008Sunday7$1,123,885-40.7%-2,808$400$4,562,6753
Oct 13, 2008
Columbus Day
Monday6$575,640-48.8%-2,808$205$5,138,3154
Oct 14, 2008Tuesday9$295,100-48.7%-2,808$105$5,433,4155
Oct 15, 2008Wednesday9$266,425-9.7%-2,808$94$5,699,8406
Oct 16, 2008Thursday9$322,920+21.2%-2,808$115$6,022,7607
Oct 17, 2008Friday12$758,685+134.9%-50.9%2,810$269$6,781,4458
Oct 18, 2008Saturday12$955,400+25.9%-49.6%2,810$340$7,736,8459
Oct 19, 2008Sunday15$477,725-50%-57.5%2,810$170$8,214,57010
Oct 20, 2008Monday14$154,550-67.6%-73.2%2,810$55$8,369,12011
Oct 21, 2008Tuesday14$167,500+8.4%-43.2%2,810$59$8,536,62012
Oct 22, 2008Wednesday14$155,800-7%-41.5%2,810$55$8,692,42013
Oct 23, 2008Thursday14$168,600+8.2%-47.8%2,810$60$8,861,02014
Oct 24, 2008Friday19$151,250-10.3%-80.1%605$250$9,012,27015
Oct 25, 2008Saturday19$202,675+34%-78.8%605$335$9,214,94516
Oct 26, 2008Sunday22$99,825-50.7%-79.1%605$165$9,314,77017
Oct 27, 2008Monday21$30,225-69.7%-80.4%605$49$9,344,99518
Oct 28, 2008Tuesday22$30,195<0.1%-82%605$49$9,375,19019
Oct 29, 2008Wednesday22$30,335+0.5%-80.5%605$50$9,405,52520
Oct 30, 2008Thursday23$33,125+9.2%-80.4%605$54$9,438,65021
Oct 31, 2008
Halloween
Friday28$38,135+15.1%-74.8%263$145$9,476,78522
Nov 1, 2008Saturday28$73,640+93.1%-63.7%263$280$9,550,42523
Nov 2, 2008Sunday29$39,450-46.4%-60.5%263$150$9,589,87524
Nov 3, 2008Monday27$13,150-66.7%-56.5%263$50$9,603,02525
Nov 4, 2008Tuesday27$15,780+20%-47.7%263$60$9,618,80526
Nov 5, 2008Wednesday29$11,835-25%-61%263$45$9,630,64027
Nov 6, 2008Thursday28$13,085+10.6%-60.5%263$49$9,643,72528