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Au Hasard Balthazar (1970)

Au Hasard Balthazar
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $39,388Details
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Synopsis

A little donkey is suckled by its mother, then baptized “Balthazar;” a girl and boy say goodbye at the end of summer: a vision of paradise. Years pass and the now-teenaged Marie finds herself drifting into more and more destructive situations, including involvement with a local juvenile delinquent; while Balthazar moves from owner to owner, some relatively kind, some cruel, some drunkenly careless.

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 19th, 1970 (Wide) by Rialto Pictures, released as Balthazar
October 17th, 2003 (Limited) by Rialto Pictures, released as Balthazar
November 23rd, 2016 (Limited) by Rialto Pictures
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 95 minutes
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Keywords: Foreign Language, Childhood Friends, Juvenile Delinquent
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Rialto Pictures, Argos
Production Countries: France

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,421 $5,468 Dec 12, 2003 59
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,221 $9,070 Oct 24, 2003 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,541 $8,325 Oct 17, 2003 3

Cast

   Marie
Walter Green    Jacques
François Lefarge    Gérard
Philippe Asselin    Marie’s Father
Nathalie Joyaut    Marie’s mother
Pierre Klossowski    The grain dealer
Jean-Joel Barbier    The priest
François Sullerot    The Baker
Marie-Claire Fremont    The Baker’s wife
Jacques Sorbets    The gendarme

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Robert Bresson
Producer    Mag Bodard
Production Designer    Philippe Dussart
Editor    Raymond Lamy
Composer    Franz Schubert
Cinematographer    Ghislain Cloquet
Song Writer    Jean Wiener
Music performed by    Jean-Joel Barbier
Assistant Director    Sven Frostenson

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/10/17 71 $8,325   1 $8,325   $8,325 3
2003/10/24 69 $9,070 +9% 1 $9,070   $23,705 10
2003/12/12 81 $5,468   1 $5,468   $39,388 59

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/10/17 66 $14,635   1 $14,635   $14,635 7
2003/12/12 84 $5,468   1 $5,468   $39,388 63