The Boy

An American nanny is shocked that her new English family's boy is actually a life-sized doll. After she violates a list of strict rules, disturbing events make her believe that the doll is really alive.

Grosses

Domestic (55.8%)
$35,819,556
Summary Details
DistributorSTX Entertainment
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Opening$10,778,392
2,671 theaters
Budget$10,000,000
MPAAPG-13
Running Time1 hr 37 min
GenresHorror Mystery Thriller
In Release345 days/49 weeks
Widest Release2,671 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Jan 22, 2016Friday3$3,815,402--2,671$1,428$3,815,4021
Jan 23, 2016Saturday4$4,572,902+19.9%-2,671$1,712$8,388,3042
Jan 24, 2016Sunday5$2,390,088-47.7%-2,671$894$10,778,3923
Jan 25, 2016Monday7$719,868-69.9%-2,671$269$11,498,2604
Jan 26, 2016Tuesday7$897,105+24.6%-2,671$335$12,395,3655
Jan 27, 2016Wednesday6$606,324-32.4%-2,671$227$13,001,6896
Jan 28, 2016Thursday6$632,227+4.3%-2,671$236$13,633,9167
Jan 29, 2016Friday5$2,318,362+266.7%-39.2%2,671$867$15,952,2788
Jan 30, 2016Saturday6$3,481,897+50.2%-23.9%2,671$1,303$19,434,1759
Jan 31, 2016Sunday9$1,751,129-49.7%-26.7%2,671$655$21,185,30410
Feb 1, 2016Monday8$398,512-77.2%-44.6%2,671$149$21,583,81611
Feb 2, 2016Tuesday9$507,243+27.3%-43.5%2,671$189$22,091,05912
Feb 3, 2016Wednesday9$363,849-28.3%-40%2,671$136$22,454,90813
Feb 4, 2016Thursday8$342,776-5.8%-45.8%2,671$128$22,797,68414
Feb 5, 2016Friday10$1,283,844+274.5%-44.6%2,214$579$24,081,52815
Feb 6, 2016Saturday9$2,149,267+67.4%-38.3%2,214$970$26,230,79516
Feb 7, 2016Sunday10$650,711-69.7%-62.8%2,214$293$26,881,50617
Feb 8, 2016Monday12$274,303-57.8%-31.2%2,214$123$27,155,80918
Feb 9, 2016Tuesday12$295,647+7.8%-41.7%2,214$133$27,451,45619
Feb 10, 2016Wednesday12$223,991-24.2%-38.4%2,214$101$27,675,44720
Feb 11, 2016Thursday12$190,140-15.1%-44.5%2,214$85$27,865,58721
Feb 12, 2016Friday10$624,504+228.4%-51.4%1,450$430$28,490,09122
Feb 13, 2016Saturday10$1,115,088+78.6%-48.1%1,450$769$29,605,17923
Feb 14, 2016Sunday10$1,400,763+25.6%+115.3%1,450$966$31,005,94224
Feb 15, 2016
Presidents' Day
Monday12$433,164-69.1%+57.9%1,450$298$31,439,10625
Feb 16, 2016Tuesday13$206,442-52.3%-30.2%1,450$142$31,645,54826
Feb 17, 2016Wednesday12$156,875-24%-30%1,450$108$31,802,42327
Feb 18, 2016Thursday13$121,555-22.5%-36.1%1,450$83$31,923,97828
Feb 19, 2016Friday13$400,744+229.7%-35.8%977$410$32,324,72229
Feb 20, 2016Saturday13$708,611+76.8%-36.5%977$725$33,033,33330
Feb 21, 2016Sunday14$327,237-53.8%-76.6%977$334$33,360,57031
Feb 22, 2016Monday17$74,758-77.2%-82.7%977$76$33,435,32832
Feb 23, 2016Tuesday18$88,123+17.9%-57.3%977$90$33,523,45133
Feb 24, 2016Wednesday20$66,476-24.6%-57.6%977$68$33,589,92734
Feb 25, 2016Thursday18$62,352-6.2%-48.7%977$63$33,652,27935
Feb 26, 2016Friday17$234,084+275.4%-41.6%672$348$33,886,36336
Feb 27, 2016Saturday16$446,492+90.7%-37%672$664$34,332,85537
Feb 28, 2016Sunday17$211,416-52.6%-35.4%672$314$34,544,27138
Feb 29, 2016Monday20$42,912-79.7%-42.6%672$63$34,587,18339
Mar 1, 2016Tuesday21$57,615+34.3%-34.6%672$85$34,644,79840
Mar 2, 2016Wednesday21$44,751-22.3%-32.7%672$66$34,689,54941
Mar 3, 2016Thursday20$39,009-12.8%-37.4%672$58$34,728,55842
Mar 4, 2016Friday21$108,061+177%-53.8%339$318$34,836,61943
Mar 5, 2016Saturday19$201,765+86.7%-54.8%339$595$35,038,38444
Mar 6, 2016Sunday25$91,386-54.7%-56.8%339$269$35,129,77045
Mar 7, 2016Monday23$26,888-70.6%-37.3%339$79$35,156,65846
Mar 8, 2016Tuesday23$31,023+15.4%-46.2%339$91$35,187,68147
Mar 9, 2016Wednesday24$25,589-17.5%-42.8%339$75$35,213,27048
Mar 10, 2016Thursday25$21,433-16.2%-45.1%339$63$35,234,70349
Mar 11, 2016Friday25$71,214+232.3%-34.1%216$329$35,305,91750
Mar 12, 2016Saturday25$119,207+67.4%-40.9%216$551$35,425,12451
Mar 13, 2016Sunday26$55,438-53.5%-39.3%216$256$35,480,56252
Mar 14, 2016Monday26$22,637-59.2%-15.8%216$104$35,503,19953
Mar 15, 2016Tuesday29$28,306+25%-8.8%216$131$35,531,50554
Mar 16, 2016Wednesday29$21,222-25%-17.1%216$98$35,552,72755
Mar 17, 2016Thursday30$17,446-17.8%-18.6%216$80$35,570,17356
Mar 18, 2016Friday34$37,728+116.3%-47%132$285$35,607,90157
Mar 19, 2016Saturday33$60,283+59.8%-49.4%132$456$35,668,18458
Mar 20, 2016Sunday36$27,941-53.7%-49.6%132$211$35,696,12559
Mar 21, 2016Monday35$10,157-63.6%-55.1%132$76$35,706,28260
Mar 22, 2016Tuesday36$10,843+6.8%-61.7%132$82$35,717,12561
Mar 23, 2016Wednesday35$10,011-7.7%-52.8%132$75$35,727,13662
Mar 24, 2016Thursday36$8,940-10.7%-48.8%132$67$35,736,07663
Mar 25, 2016Friday33$19,442+117.5%-48.5%78$249$35,755,51864
Mar 26, 2016Saturday31$24,207+24.5%-59.8%78$310$35,779,72565
Mar 27, 2016
Easter Sunday
Sunday32$14,441-40.3%-48.3%78$185$35,794,16666
Mar 28, 2016Monday33$6,848-52.6%-32.6%78$87$35,801,01467
Mar 29, 2016Tuesday35$5,969-12.8%-45%78$76$35,806,98368
Mar 30, 2016Wednesday34$6,042+1.2%-39.6%78$77$35,813,02569
Mar 31, 2016Thursday35$6,531+8.1%-26.9%78$83$35,819,55670