The Death and Life of John F. Donovan

A decade after the death of an American TV star, a young actor reminisces the written correspondence he shared with him, as well as the impact those letters had on both their lives.

Grosses

Domestic (4.6%)
$152,661
Summary Details
DistributorEntertainment One
See full company information
Runtime2 hr 3 min
Opening Weekend$33,340
25 theaters
GenresDrama
Release DateAug 23, 2019
Widest Release25 theaters
In Release85 days/12 weeks
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Aug 23, 2019Friday41$12,012--25$480$12,0121
Aug 24, 2019Saturday44$13,175+9.7%-25$527$25,1872
Aug 25, 2019Sunday44$8,153-38.1%-25$326$33,3403
Aug 26, 2019Monday43$4,677-42.6%-25$187$38,0174
Aug 27, 2019Tuesday33$9,482+102.7%-25$379$47,4995
Aug 28, 2019Wednesday31$10,033+5.8%-25$401$57,5326
Aug 29, 2019Thursday44$4,829-51.9%-25$193$62,3617
Aug 30, 2019Friday48$6,501+34.6%-45.9%24$270$68,8628
Aug 31, 2019Saturday49$7,782+19.7%-40.9%24$324$76,6449
Sep 1, 2019Sunday48$5,246-32.6%-35.7%24$218$81,89010
Sep 2, 2019
Labor Day
Monday47$12,421+136.8%+165.6%24$517$94,31111
Sep 3, 2019Tuesday41$5,518-55.6%-41.8%24$229$99,82912
Sep 4, 2019Wednesday40$5,373-2.6%-46.4%24$223$105,20213
Sep 5, 2019Thursday45$3,031-43.6%-37.2%24$126$108,23314
Sep 6, 2019Friday44$4,017+32.5%-38.2%16$251$112,25015
Sep 7, 2019Saturday46$6,275+56.2%-19.4%16$392$118,52516
Sep 8, 2019Sunday45$4,429-29.4%-15.6%16$276$122,95417
Sep 9, 2019Monday46$1,610-63.6%-87%16$100$124,56418
Sep 10, 2019Tuesday41$3,599+123.5%-34.8%16$224$128,16319
Sep 11, 2019Wednesday41$2,503-30.5%-53.4%16$156$130,66620
Sep 12, 2019Thursday46$1,289-48.5%-57.5%16$80$131,95521
Sep 13, 2019Friday49$1,363+5.7%-66.1%11$123$133,31822
Sep 14, 2019Saturday44$3,325+143.9%-47%11$302$136,64323
Sep 15, 2019Sunday47$1,445-56.5%-67.4%11$131$138,08824
Sep 16, 2019Monday48$933-35.4%-42%11$84$139,02125
Sep 17, 2019Tuesday46$1,613+72.9%-55.2%11$146$140,63426
Sep 18, 2019Wednesday49$840-47.9%-66.4%11$76$141,47427
Sep 19, 2019Thursday48$798-5%-38.1%11$72$142,27228
Sep 20, 2019Friday55$876+9.8%-35.7%5$175$143,14829
Sep 21, 2019Saturday55$701-20%-78.9%5$140$143,84930
Sep 22, 2019Sunday61$466-33.5%-67.8%5$93$144,31531
Sep 23, 2019Monday53$471+1.1%-49.5%5$94$144,78632
Sep 24, 2019Tuesday51$535+13.6%-66.8%5$107$145,32133
Sep 25, 2019Wednesday57$258-51.8%-69.3%5$51$145,57934
Sep 26, 2019Thursday48$818+217.1%+2.5%5$163$146,39735
Sep 27, 2019Friday53$226-72.4%-74.2%2$113$146,62336
Sep 28, 2019Saturday52$1,109+390.7%+58.2%2$554$147,73237
Sep 29, 2019Sunday56$220-80.2%-52.8%2$110$147,95238
Sep 30, 2019Monday51$253+15%-46.3%2$126$148,20539
Oct 1, 2019Tuesday52$396+56.5%-26%2$198$148,60140
Oct 2, 2019Wednesday52$245-38.1%-5%2$122$148,84641
Oct 3, 2019Thursday53$285+16.3%-65.2%2$142$149,13142
Oct 4, 2019Friday55$53-81.4%-76.5%3$17$149,18443
Oct 5, 2019Saturday54$253+377.4%-77.2%3$84$149,43744
Oct 6, 2019Sunday55$270+6.7%+22.7%3$90$149,70745
Oct 7, 2019Monday47$400+48.1%+58.1%3$133$150,10746
Oct 8, 2019Tuesday51$45-88.8%-88.6%3$15$150,15247
Oct 10, 2019Thursday49$348-+22.1%3$116$150,50049
Oct 27, 2019Sunday64$109--2$54$150,60966
Oct 28, 2019Monday56$288+164.2%-2$144$150,89767
Nov 1, 2019Friday53$68--5$13$150,96571
Nov 2, 2019Saturday56$16-76.5%-5$3$150,98172
Nov 3, 2019Sunday54$2-87.5%-98.2%5$0$150,98373
Nov 4, 2019Monday38$1,434+71,600%+397.9%5$286$152,41774
Nov 5, 2019Tuesday54$57-96%-5$11$152,47475
Nov 6, 2019Wednesday54$66+15.8%-5$13$152,54076
Nov 7, 2019Thursday52$83+25.8%-5$16$152,62377
Nov 8, 2019Friday52$11-86.7%-83.8%2$5$152,63478
Nov 11, 2019Monday42$27--98.1%2$13$152,66181
We’ve updated Box Office Mojo to showcase our most popular features, provide you with a more intuitive interface, and optimize it for mobile devices. We invite you to explore the new site.
Can't find what you're looking for? Click the "help" link at the bottom of the page.