The Good Lie

A group of Sudanese refugees, given the chance to resettle in the U.S., arrive in Kansas City, Missouri, where their encounter with an employment agency counselor forever changes all of their lives.

Grosses

Domestic (80.2%)
$2,722,209
Summary Details
DistributorWarner Bros.
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Runtime1 hr 50 min
Opening Weekend$841,422
461 theaters
GenresBiography Drama
Release DateOct 3, 2014 - Jan 8, 2015
Widest Release461 theaters
In Release455 days/65 weeks
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Oct 3, 2014Friday13$300,171--461$651$300,1711
Oct 4, 2014Saturday15$335,154+11.7%-461$727$635,3252
Oct 5, 2014Sunday14$206,097-38.5%-461$447$841,4223
Oct 6, 2014Monday12$71,313-65.4%-461$154$912,7354
Oct 7, 2014Tuesday12$89,196+25.1%-461$193$1,001,9315
Oct 8, 2014Wednesday13$74,297-16.7%-461$161$1,076,2286
Oct 9, 2014Thursday12$76,495+3%-461$165$1,152,7237
Oct 10, 2014Friday17$168,421+120.2%-43.9%461$365$1,321,1448
Oct 11, 2014Saturday17$220,129+30.7%-34.3%461$477$1,541,2739
Oct 12, 2014Sunday17$146,916-33.3%-28.7%461$318$1,688,18910
Oct 13, 2014
Columbus Day
Monday17$75,020-48.9%+5.2%461$162$1,763,20911
Oct 14, 2014Tuesday17$59,194-21.1%-33.6%461$128$1,822,40312
Oct 15, 2014Wednesday17$51,294-13.3%-31%461$111$1,873,69713
Oct 16, 2014Thursday17$46,004-10.3%-39.9%461$99$1,919,70114
Oct 17, 2014Friday28$49,005+6.5%-70.9%135$363$1,968,70615
Oct 18, 2014Saturday28$64,346+31.3%-70.8%135$476$2,033,05216
Oct 19, 2014Sunday27$40,807-36.6%-72.2%135$302$2,073,85917
Oct 20, 2014Monday29$14,982-63.3%-80%135$110$2,088,84118
Oct 21, 2014Tuesday29$17,398+16.1%-70.6%135$128$2,106,23919
Oct 22, 2014Wednesday28$15,467-11.1%-69.8%135$114$2,121,70620
Oct 23, 2014Thursday25$22,497+45.5%-51.1%135$166$2,144,20321
Oct 24, 2014Friday34$22,608+0.5%-53.9%51$443$2,166,81122
Oct 25, 2014Saturday37$28,057+24.1%-56.4%51$550$2,194,86823
Oct 26, 2014Sunday35$19,873-29.2%-51.3%51$389$2,214,74124
Oct 27, 2014Monday33$7,606-61.7%-49.2%51$149$2,222,34725
Oct 28, 2014Tuesday30$12,167+60%-30.1%51$238$2,234,51426
Oct 29, 2014Wednesday35$7,422-39%-52%51$145$2,241,93627
Oct 30, 2014Thursday33$7,837+5.6%-65.2%51$153$2,249,77328
Oct 31, 2014
Halloween
Friday30$21,766+177.7%-3.7%41$530$2,271,53929
Nov 1, 2014Saturday35$41,983+92.9%+49.6%41$1,023$2,313,52230
Nov 2, 2014Sunday37$17,517-58.3%-11.9%41$427$2,331,03931
Nov 3, 2014Monday33$8,851-49.5%+16.4%41$215$2,339,89032
Nov 4, 2014Tuesday32$11,283+27.5%-7.3%41$275$2,351,17333
Nov 5, 2014Wednesday35$8,089-28.3%+9%41$197$2,359,26234
Nov 6, 2014Thursday34$8,245+1.9%+5.2%41$201$2,367,50735
Nov 7, 2014Friday35$15,101+83.2%-30.6%30$503$2,382,60836
Nov 8, 2014Saturday38$19,374+28.3%-53.9%30$645$2,401,98237
Nov 9, 2014Sunday40$9,809-49.4%-44%30$326$2,411,79138
Nov 10, 2014Monday37$5,677-42.1%-35.9%30$189$2,417,46839
Nov 11, 2014Tuesday38$8,670+52.7%-23.2%30$289$2,426,13840
Nov 12, 2014Wednesday37$4,421-49%-45.3%30$147$2,430,55941
Nov 13, 2014Thursday36$5,152+16.5%-37.5%30$171$2,435,71142
Nov 14, 2014Friday34$15,143+193.9%+0.3%28$540$2,450,85443
Nov 15, 2014Saturday40$15,735+3.9%-18.8%28$561$2,466,58944
Nov 16, 2014Sunday42$8,048-48.9%-18%28$287$2,474,63745
Nov 17, 2014Monday32$4,628-42.5%-18.5%28$165$2,479,26546
Nov 18, 2014Tuesday35$6,163+33.2%-28.9%28$220$2,485,42847
Nov 19, 2014Wednesday38$4,443-27.9%+0.5%28$158$2,489,87148
Nov 20, 2014Thursday38$4,338-2.4%-15.8%28$154$2,494,20949
Nov 21, 2014Friday32$8,540+96.9%-43.6%29$294$2,502,74950
Nov 22, 2014Saturday33$12,765+49.5%-18.9%29$440$2,515,51451
Nov 23, 2014Sunday35$6,942-45.6%-13.7%29$239$2,522,45652
Nov 24, 2014Monday37$3,527-49.2%-23.8%29$121$2,525,98353
Nov 25, 2014Tuesday35$5,225+48.1%-15.2%29$180$2,531,20854
Nov 26, 2014Wednesday37$3,588-31.3%-19.2%21$170$2,534,79655
Nov 27, 2014
Thanksgiving
Thursday32$5,792+61.4%+33.5%21$275$2,540,58856
Nov 28, 2014Friday35$10,042+73.4%+17.6%21$478$2,550,63057
Nov 29, 2014Saturday34$11,976+19.3%-6.2%21$570$2,562,60658
Nov 30, 2014Sunday34$5,316-55.6%-23.4%21$253$2,567,92259
Dec 1, 2014Monday36$1,680-68.4%-52.4%21$80$2,569,60260
Dec 2, 2014Tuesday32$3,276+95%-37.3%21$156$2,572,87861
Dec 3, 2014Wednesday35$2,437-25.6%-32.1%21$116$2,575,31562
Dec 4, 2014Thursday34$2,380-2.3%-58.9%21$113$2,577,69563
Dec 5, 2014Friday34$10,690+349.2%+6.5%29$368$2,588,38564
Dec 6, 2014Saturday33$13,726+28.4%+14.6%29$473$2,602,11165
Dec 7, 2014Sunday35$5,732-58.2%+7.8%29$197$2,607,84366
Dec 8, 2014Monday34$3,217-43.9%+91.5%29$110$2,611,06067
Dec 9, 2014Tuesday31$5,375+67.1%+64.1%29$185$2,616,43568
Dec 10, 2014Wednesday34$3,096-42.4%+27%29$106$2,619,53169
Dec 11, 2014Thursday33$3,536+14.2%+48.6%29$121$2,623,06770
Dec 12, 2014Friday32$10,333+192.2%-3.3%35$295$2,633,40071
Dec 13, 2014Saturday32$12,670+22.6%-7.7%35$362$2,646,07072
Dec 14, 2014Sunday34$6,628-47.7%+15.6%35$189$2,652,69873
Dec 15, 2014Monday35$3,065-53.8%-4.7%35$87$2,655,76374
Dec 16, 2014Tuesday33$4,483+46.3%-16.6%35$128$2,660,24675
Dec 17, 2014Wednesday35$3,318-26%+7.2%35$94$2,663,56476
Dec 18, 2014Thursday36$3,614+8.9%+2.2%35$103$2,667,17877
Dec 19, 2014Friday37$3,598-0.4%-65.2%18$199$2,670,77678
Dec 20, 2014Saturday38$3,955+9.9%-68.8%18$219$2,674,73179
Dec 21, 2014Sunday39$1,966-50.3%-70.3%18$109$2,676,69780
Dec 22, 2014Monday38$1,848-6%-39.7%18$102$2,678,54581
Dec 23, 2014Tuesday38$1,994+7.9%-55.5%18$110$2,680,53982
Dec 24, 2014Wednesday36$2,050+2.8%-38.2%18$113$2,682,58983
Dec 25, 2014
Christmas Day
Thursday42$1,500-26.8%-58.5%20$75$2,684,08984
Dec 26, 2014Friday40$4,604+206.9%+28%20$230$2,688,69385
Dec 27, 2014Saturday40$4,165-9.5%+5.3%20$208$2,692,85886
Dec 28, 2014Sunday45$1,303-68.7%-33.7%20$65$2,694,16187
Dec 29, 2014Monday42$2,363+81.4%+27.9%20$118$2,696,52488
Dec 30, 2014Tuesday41$2,700+14.3%+35.4%20$135$2,699,22489
Dec 31, 2014
New Year's Eve
Wednesday40$3,027+12.1%+47.7%20$151$2,702,25190
Jan 1, 2015
New Year's Day
Thursday39$5,080+67.8%+238.7%20$254$2,707,33191
Jan 2, 2015Friday41$4,241-16.5%-7.9%16$265$2,711,57292
Jan 3, 2015Saturday42$4,288+1.1%+3%16$268$2,715,86093
Jan 4, 2015Sunday46$1,129-73.7%-13.4%16$70$2,716,98994
Jan 5, 2015Monday41$943-16.5%-60.1%16$58$2,717,93295
Jan 6, 2015Tuesday40$1,442+52.9%-46.6%16$90$2,719,37496
Jan 7, 2015Wednesday38$1,571+8.9%-48.1%16$98$2,720,94597
Jan 8, 2015Thursday39$1,264-19.5%-75.1%16$79$2,722,20998