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Behind the White Glasses: Portrait of Lina Wertmuller (2016)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $6,840Details
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The story of Lina Wertmüller’s life and career. First woman in the world to receive a nomination for the Academy Award as best director for her masterpiece Seven beauty. From the unpublished pictures taken in Cinecittà when she was Federico Fellini’s assistant director for in 8 ½, the documentary takes us to the places were her most famous films were set, revealing the artistic and human universe of a woman who with her unfailing irony and taste for the grotesque, has left her mark in all fields entertainment in which she worked cinema, drama, television, music. The journey is accompanied by many exclusive interviews with the artists who witnessed her intense and constantly evolving career.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office 14,021 $6,840
All Time Worldwide Box Office 17,373 $6,840
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 6,461 $6,840

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 4th, 2016 (Limited) by Parade Deck Films
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 104 minutes
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Keywords: Screenwriters, Movie Director
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Recalcati Multimedia, White Glasses Film
Production Countries: Italy

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic 60th Weekend 72 $900 Apr 21, 2017 416
Biggest 60th Weekend Limited Release 19 $900 Apr 21, 2017 416
Theater Average 60th Weekend Limited Release 17 $900 Apr 21, 2017 416
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 9,996 $6,840 Mar 4, 2016 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 5,022 $6,840 Mar 4, 2016 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 4,120 $3,420 Mar 4, 2016 3
Theater Average Limited Release 10,612 $3,420 Mar 4, 2016 3
Top 2016 Theater Average Limited Release 438 $3,420 Mar 4, 2016 3
Never Wide Domestic 7,781 $6,840 Mar 4, 2016 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 11,188 $6,840 Mar 4, 2016 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 5,151 0 Mar 4, 2016 0


Lina Wertmuller    Herself
Marina Cicogna    Herself
Caterina D'Amico    Herself
Masolino D Amico    Himself
Isa Danieli    Herself
Domenico De Masi    Himself
Piera Degli Esposti    Herself
Laura Delli Colli    Herself
Giancarlo Giannini    Himself
Rutger Hauer    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Scriptwriter    Valerio Ruiz
Producer    Leonardo Recalcati
Executive Producer    Leonardo Recalcati
Editor    Pierluigi Leonardi
Composer    Lucio Gregoretti
Director of Photography    Giuseppe Pignone
Art Director    Virginia Vianello
Line Producer    Valentina Negri
Sound Designer    Stefano Di Fiore

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March 9th, 2016


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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/03/04 72 $6,840   2 $3,420   $6,840 3
2017/04/21 83 $900   1 $900   $900 416

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2017/04/21 67 $1,416   1 $1,416   $1,416 420

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