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L'Amour Fou (2011)

L'Amour Fou poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $312,494Details
International Box Office $774,086Details
Worldwide Box Office $1,086,580
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer

Synopsis

The amazing personal adventure of two men who built the Yves Saint Laurent fashion empire and the largest private art collection in the world.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
60% - Fresh
Audience
55% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 13th, 2011 (Limited) by IFC Films
International Releases: August 3rd, 2012 (Wide) (Mexico)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 98 minutes
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Keywords: LGBT, Foreign Language, Fashion, Romance, Widow/Widower, Biography
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Les Films du Lendemain, Les Films de Pierre, France 3 Cinema, Canal Plus, France Television
Production Countries: France

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,122 $8,320 Jun 24, 2011 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,528 $9,964 Jun 17, 2011 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,846 $13,460 Jun 10, 2011 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,948 $25,002 Jun 3, 2011 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,080 $41,810 May 27, 2011 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,575 $40,981 May 20, 2011 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,249 $37,250 May 13, 2011 3

Cast

Yves Saint Laurent    Himself
Pierre Berge    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Pierre Thoretton
Screenwriter    Eve Guillou
Director   
Cinematographer    Léo Hinstin
Editor    Dominique Auvray
Assistant Director    Eve Guillou
Sound Designer    Thomas Boujut
Sound Mixer    Emmanuel Croset
Composer    Come Aguilar
Production Designer    Olivier Guerbois
Post-Production Supervisor    Cedric Ettouati
Producer    Kristina Larsen
Producer    Hugues Charbonneau

Per Theater Chart: L'Amour's In Love With Top Spot

May 17th, 2011

L'Amour Fou was the only film to top the $10,000 mark on the per theater chart, earning first place with an average of $18,625 in two theaters. The number two film on the overall box office chart, Bridesmaids, did at least come relatively close with an average of $8,995. More...

Weekend Estimates: Thor Tops Strong Opening for Bridesmaids

May 15th, 2011

A bigger-than-expected opening for Bridesmaids gave the market a welcome shot in the arm this weekend, according to studio estimates. While the comedy didn't top the weekend, it did top most predictions (although C.S. just about nailed it in his Friday column) with an estimated debut of $24.4 million, continuing an excellent run for Universal after a long stretch of under-performance. Thor remained top of the chart though, and will drop a respectable 47% according to Paramount's figures. That puts it on track for about $170 million in total, which isn't bad for the first outing in a franchise, although hardly record-breaking. More...

First Grade Limited Releases

May 13th, 2011

The list of limited releases on this week's chart is not nearly as long as last weekend, but there are several that having been earning strong advanced buzz. But how many will be able to live up to this buzz? More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/05/13 57 $37,250   2 $18,625   $37,250 3
2011/05/20 51 $40,981 +10% 11 $3,726   $100,232 10
2011/05/27 50 $41,810 +2% 18 $2,323   $184,395 17
2011/06/03 54 $25,002 -40% 16 $1,563   $227,577 24
2011/06/10 58 $13,460 -46% 16 $841   $260,725 31
2011/06/17 69 $9,964 -26% 14 $712   $280,004 38
2011/06/24 71 $8,320 -16% 13 $640   $298,781 45

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/05/30 46 $13,663   18 $759   $184,395 18

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/05/13 57 $59,251   2 $29,626   $59,251 7
2011/05/20 51 $69,671 +18% 11 $6,334   $128,922 14
2011/05/27 51 $73,653 +6% 18 $4,092   $202,575 21
2011/06/03 53 $44,812 -39% 16 $2,801   $247,387 28
2011/06/10 58 $22,775 -49% 16 $1,423   $270,040 35
2011/06/17 67 $20,421 -10% 13 $1,571   $290,461 42
2011/06/24 72 $13,058 -36% 12 $1,088   $303,519 49

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Mexico 8/3/2012 $11,960 10 10 11 $27,824 12/11/2015
 
Rest of World $746,262
 
International Total$774,086 12/11/2015

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