Tad: The Explorer

Tad is a celebrity archeologist and adventurer just like his hero Max Mordon... in his dreams! In reality, Tad is a Chicago construction worker. One day, however, he is mistaken for a real Professor and takes his place on a flight to Peru in search of the Lost City of Paititi. Professor Lavrof and his beautiful daughter Sara are waiting for the famous professor to crack the code. Unfortunately for Tad, Sara is engaged to real-life hero Max Mordon, but Max has secretly betrayed the Professor by teaming up with the evil Kopponen and his shady Odysseus corporation. Time for Tad to step up.


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Summary Details
DistributorContinental Film
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Runtime1 hr 32 min
Opening Weekend$37,099
37 theaters
GenresAdventure Animation Comedy Family
Release DateMay 9, 2013
Widest Release37 theaters
In Release237 days/33 weeks
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
May 2-59$3,008-10-$300$3,008-
May 9-122$37,099+1,133.3%37+27$1,002$40,2321
May 16-193$15,501-58.2%23-14$673$60,2602
May 23-265$20,385+31.5%21-2$970$83,9463
May 30-Jun 24$23,173+13.7%16-5$1,448$110,4124
Jun 6-98$3,876-83.3%15-1$258$115,7615
Jun 13-1610$2,150-44.5%17+2$126$119,8446
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