Kill the Messenger

Journalist Gary Webb, California 1996, started investigating CIA's role in the 1980s in getting crack cocaine to the black part of LA to get money and weapons to the Contras/freedom fighters in Nicaragua.

Grosses

Domestic (47%)
$2,450,846
Summary Details
DistributorFocus Features
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Runtime1 hr 52 min
Opening Weekend$941,809
374 theaters
GenresBiography Crime Drama Mystery Thriller
Widest Release427 theaters
In Release84 days/12 weeks
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Oct 10, 2014Friday15$304,374--374$813$304,3741
Oct 11, 2014Saturday16$396,599+30.3%-374$1,060$700,9732
Oct 12, 2014Sunday14$240,836-39.3%-374$643$941,8093
Oct 13, 2014
Columbus Day
Monday15$137,703-42.8%-374$368$1,079,5124
Oct 14, 2014Tuesday14$105,632-23.3%-374$282$1,185,1445
Oct 15, 2014Wednesday14$96,157-9%-374$257$1,281,3016
Oct 16, 2014Thursday14$83,332-13.3%-374$222$1,364,6337
Oct 17, 2014Friday18$144,087+72.9%-52.7%427$337$1,508,7208
Oct 18, 2014Saturday19$212,272+47.3%-46.5%427$497$1,720,9929
Oct 19, 2014Sunday18$125,425-40.9%-47.9%427$293$1,846,41710
Oct 20, 2014Monday17$55,003-56.1%-60.1%427$128$1,901,42011
Oct 21, 2014Tuesday17$65,405+18.9%-38.1%427$153$1,966,82512
Oct 22, 2014Wednesday17$57,837-11.6%-39.9%427$135$2,024,66213
Oct 23, 2014Thursday17$50,257-13.1%-39.7%427$117$2,074,91914
Oct 24, 2014Friday24$40,274-19.9%-72%211$190$2,115,19315
Oct 25, 2014Saturday23$64,449+60%-69.6%211$305$2,179,64216
Oct 26, 2014Sunday21$43,921-31.9%-65%211$208$2,223,56317
Oct 27, 2014Monday21$17,368-60.5%-68.4%211$82$2,240,93118
Oct 28, 2014Tuesday23$19,308+11.2%-70.5%211$91$2,260,23919
Oct 29, 2014Wednesday22$17,145-11.2%-70.4%211$81$2,277,38420
Oct 30, 2014Thursday22$17,520+2.2%-65.1%211$83$2,294,90421
Oct 31, 2014
Halloween
Friday37$13,158-24.9%-67.3%75$175$2,308,06222
Nov 1, 2014Saturday38$27,023+105.4%-58.1%75$360$2,335,08523
Nov 2, 2014Sunday38$16,988-37.1%-61.3%75$226$2,352,07324
Nov 3, 2014Monday38$6,209-63.5%-64.3%75$82$2,358,28225
Nov 4, 2014Tuesday39$6,989+12.6%-63.8%75$93$2,365,27126
Nov 5, 2014Wednesday37$7,456+6.7%-56.5%75$99$2,372,72727
Nov 6, 2014Thursday37$7,521+0.9%-57.1%75$100$2,380,24828
Nov 7, 2014Friday43$6,348-15.6%-51.8%32$198$2,386,59629
Nov 8, 2014Saturday43$9,829+54.8%-63.6%32$307$2,396,42530
Nov 9, 2014Sunday42$6,463-34.2%-62%32$201$2,402,88831
Nov 10, 2014Monday43$2,916-54.9%-53%32$91$2,405,80432
Nov 11, 2014Tuesday43$4,404+51%-37%32$137$2,410,20833
Nov 12, 2014Wednesday41$2,999-31.9%-59.8%32$93$2,413,20734
Nov 13, 2014Thursday41$3,122+4.1%-58.5%32$97$2,416,32935
Nov 14, 2014Friday48$2,509-19.6%-60.5%18$139$2,418,83836
Nov 15, 2014Saturday47$4,782+90.6%-51.3%18$265$2,423,62037
Nov 16, 2014Sunday47$2,338-51.1%-63.8%18$129$2,425,95838
Nov 17, 2014Monday48$828-64.6%-71.6%18$46$2,426,78639
Nov 18, 2014Tuesday47$1,233+48.9%-72%18$68$2,428,01940
Nov 19, 2014Wednesday47$1,225-0.6%-59.2%18$68$2,429,24441
Nov 20, 2014Thursday46$1,281+4.6%-59%18$71$2,430,52542
Nov 21, 2014Friday44$1,127-12%-55.1%11$102$2,431,65243
Nov 22, 2014Saturday44$1,332+18.2%-72.1%11$121$2,432,98444
Nov 23, 2014Sunday45$625-53.1%-73.3%11$56$2,433,60945
Nov 24, 2014Monday45$512-18.1%-38.2%11$46$2,434,12146
Nov 25, 2014Tuesday46$334-34.8%-72.9%11$30$2,434,45547
Nov 26, 2014Wednesday47$660+97.6%-46.1%10$66$2,435,11548
Nov 27, 2014
Thanksgiving
Thursday48$76-88.5%-94.1%10$7$2,435,19149
Nov 28, 2014Friday47$372+389.5%-67%8$46$2,435,56350
Nov 29, 2014Saturday47$355-4.6%-73.3%8$44$2,435,91851
Nov 30, 2014Sunday46$243-31.5%-61.1%8$30$2,436,16152
Dec 1, 2014Monday46$229-5.8%-55.3%8$28$2,436,39053
Dec 2, 2014Tuesday47$204-10.9%-38.9%8$25$2,436,59454
Dec 3, 2014Wednesday46$450+120.6%-31.8%8$56$2,437,04455
Dec 4, 2014Thursday46$259-42.4%+240.8%8$32$2,437,30356
Dec 5, 2014Friday39$2,535+878.8%+581.5%27$93$2,439,83857
Dec 6, 2014Saturday41$3,345+32%+842.3%27$123$2,443,18358
Dec 7, 2014Sunday40$2,463-26.4%+913.6%27$91$2,445,64659
Dec 8, 2014Monday41$1,028-58.3%+348.9%27$38$2,446,67460
Dec 9, 2014Tuesday40$1,426+38.7%+599%27$52$2,448,10061
Dec 10, 2014Wednesday41$1,200-15.8%+166.7%27$44$2,449,30062
Dec 11, 2014Thursday39$1,546+28.8%+496.9%27$57$2,450,84663