Flash of Genius

Robert Kearns takes on the Detroit automakers who he claims stole his idea for the intermittent windshield wiper.

Grosses

Domestic (92.5%)
$4,442,377
Summary Details
DistributorUniversal Pictures
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Opening$2,251,075
1,098 theaters
MPAAPG-13
Running Time1 hr 59 min
GenresBiography Drama
In Release90 days/12 weeks
Widest Release1,098 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Oct 3, 2008Friday11$719,225--1,098$655$719,2251
Oct 4, 2008Saturday11$1,010,245+40.5%-1,098$920$1,729,4702
Oct 5, 2008Sunday12$521,605-48.4%-1,098$475$2,251,0753
Oct 6, 2008Monday13$153,585-70.6%-1,098$139$2,404,6604
Oct 7, 2008Tuesday14$154,020+0.3%-1,098$140$2,558,6805
Oct 8, 2008Wednesday12$164,885+7.1%-1,098$150$2,723,5656
Oct 9, 2008Thursday15$153,445-6.9%-1,098$139$2,877,0107
Oct 10, 2008Friday16$257,995+68.1%-64.1%1,098$234$3,135,0058
Oct 11, 2008Saturday17$390,010+51.2%-61.4%1,098$355$3,525,0159
Oct 12, 2008Sunday17$219,775-43.6%-57.9%1,098$200$3,744,79010
Oct 13, 2008
Columbus Day
Monday17$115,005-47.7%-25.1%1,098$104$3,859,79511
Oct 14, 2008Tuesday16$82,255-28.5%-46.6%1,098$74$3,942,05012
Oct 15, 2008Wednesday16$70,990-13.7%-56.9%1,098$64$4,013,04013
Oct 16, 2008Thursday16$82,625+16.4%-46.2%1,098$75$4,095,66514
Oct 17, 2008Friday30$42,750-48.3%-83.4%225$190$4,138,41515
Oct 18, 2008Saturday29$61,875+44.7%-84.1%225$275$4,200,29016
Oct 19, 2008Sunday30$33,750-45.5%-84.6%225$150$4,234,04017
Oct 20, 2008Monday28$14,625-56.7%-87.3%225$65$4,248,66518
Oct 21, 2008Tuesday28$16,875+15.4%-79.5%225$75$4,265,54019
Oct 22, 2008Wednesday29$14,610-13.4%-79.4%225$64$4,280,15020
Oct 23, 2008Thursday28$15,755+7.8%-80.9%225$70$4,295,90521