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Aquarius (2016)

Aquarius
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $285,930Details
International Box Office $314,264Details
Worldwide Box Office $600,194
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Synopsis

Clara, a 65-year-old widow and retired music critic, is the last resident of the Aquarius, one of the few buildings of its age and character that remains in a rapidly changing seaside Recife neighborhood. Now that the other apartments have been swept up by a company with ambitious plans for redevelopment, pressures to move on surround Clara from all sides. But she has pledged to leave only upon death, and will engage in a cold war with the developers to keep a home that has been a silent witness to her entire life. The resulting confrontation is mysterious, frightening and nerve-wracking, tingeing even Clara’s most familiar routines with the tension of a thriller.

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 9,401-9,500) 9,422 $285,930
All Time International Box Office (Rank 6,901-7,000) 6,939 $314,264
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 11,101-11,200) 11,119 $600,194
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,710 $285,930

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 14th, 2016 (Limited) by Vitagraph Films
International Releases: November 4th, 2016 (Wide) (Australia)
December 16th, 2016 (Wide) (Italy)
March 10th, 2017 (Wide) (Portugal)
March 10th, 2017 (Wide), released as Doña Clara (Aquarius) (Spain)
March 24th, 2017 (Wide) (New Zealand)
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MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 140 minutes
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Keywords: Widow/Widower, Retirement, Land Developer, Real Estate Agent, Intertitle, Non-Chronological, Cancer, Corporate Malfeasance
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: CinemaScopio, SBS Productions, VideoFilmes , Globo Filmes
Production Countries: Brazil,
France

Cast

   Clara
Pedro Queiroz    Tomás
Maeve Jinkings    Ana Paula
Irandhir Santos    Roberval
Humberto Carrão    Diego
Julia Bernat    Julia
Bárbara Colen    Young Clara
Zoraide Coleto    Ladjane
Carla Ribas    Cleide
Buda Lira    Antonio

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Kleber Mendonca Filho
Producer    Said Ben Said
Producer    Emilie Lesclaux
Producer    Michel Merkt
Executive Producer    Dora Amorim
Production Designer    Juliano Dornelles
Production Designer    Thales Junqueira
Editor    Eduardo Serrano
Director of Photography    Pedro Sotero
Director of Photography    Fabricio Tadeu

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/10/14 55 $29,129   3 $9,710   $29,129 3
2016/10/21 50 $50,424 +73% 17 $2,966   $91,212 10
2016/10/28 46 $50,222 n/c 30 $1,674   $159,130 17
2016/11/04 44 $40,463 -19% 30 $1,349   $220,014 24
2016/11/11 50 $27,994 -31% 27 $1,037   $261,987 31
2016/11/18 57 $11,415 -59% 20 $571   $285,930 38

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/10/14 58 $40,788   3 $13,596   $40,788 7
2016/10/21 52 $68,120 +67% 17 $4,007   $108,908 14
2016/10/28 44 $70,643 +4% 30 $2,355   $179,551 21
2016/11/04 47 $54,442 -23% 31 $1,756   $233,993 28
2016/11/11 52 $40,522 -26% 27 $1,501   $274,515 35

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Australia 11/4/2016 $954 1 1 2 $3,347 3/2/2017
Italy 12/16/2016 $46,043 0 0 0 $78,943 12/28/2016
New Zealand 3/24/2017 $3,911 13 15 56 $41,428 4/24/2017
Portugal 3/10/2017 $570 1 10 35 $58,953 4/27/2017
Spain 3/10/2017 $31,339 35 35 87 $100,937 4/7/2017
United Kingdom 3/24/2017 $30,656 16 16 16 $30,656 3/29/2017
 
International Total$314,264 4/27/2017

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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