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Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff (2011)

Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $20,840Details
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Synopsis

Jack Cardiff's career spanned an incredible nine of moving picture’s first ten decades and his work behind the camera altered the look of films forever through his use of Technicolor photography. Craig McCall’s film about the legendary cinematographer reveals a unique figure in British and international cinema.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
96% - Fresh
Audience
92% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 13th, 2011 (Limited) by Strand
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 90 minutes
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Keywords: Biography, Movie Business, Gratuitous Cameos, Voiceover/Narration, Performing Arts, Photography
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Modus Operandi Films, UK Film Council, Smoke & Mirrors
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,259 $1,822 Aug 5, 2011 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,007 $461 Jul 29, 2011 80
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,792 $701 Jul 15, 2011 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,894 $1,994 Jul 8, 2011 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,821 $358 Jul 1, 2011 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,271 $761 Jun 24, 2011 45
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,782 $1,340 Jun 3, 2011 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,929 $530 May 27, 2011 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,547 $1,968 May 20, 2011 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 11,391 $1,998 May 13, 2011 3

Cast

Jack Cardiff    Himself
Martin Scorsese    Himself
Kirk Douglas    Himself
Lauren Bacall    Herself
John Mills    Himself
Thelma Schoonmaker    Herself
Kim Hunter    Herself

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Craig McCall
Co-Producer    Richard McGill
Executive Producer    Mason Cardiff
Executive Producer    Lenny Crooks
Executive Producer    Chris Roff
Executive Producer    Julie Williams
Associate Producer    Sean Broughton
Associate Producer    Helen Ireson
Associate Producer    Steve Parish
Associate Producer    Penny Verbe
Associate Producer    Mark Wildig
Line Producer    Martin Dorey
Editor    Mark Sayer-Wade
Editor    Dan Roberts
Associate Editor    Chris Dickens
Art Director    Miles Glyn
Cinematographer    Steven Chivers
Cinematographer    Ricardo Coll
Cinematographer    Simon Fanthorpe
Cinematographer    Nicholas Hoffman
Cinematographer    Jonathan Rho
Cinematographer    Ian Salvage
Cinematographer    John Walker
Cinematographer    James Welland
Cinematographer    Bob Williams

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for August 9th, 2011

August 9th, 2011

This week's list is highly frustrating for two reasons. Firstly, while there's a pretty big list of first-run releases, many of which had some pre-release buzz, almost none of them matched expectations. Secondly, my internet access kept cutting out, so it took till 4:30 a.m. to get this done, and by the end I was swearing nearly constantly. (Even 15 minutes of the Smooth Jazz Nyan Cat wasn't enough to calm my nerves.) Moving on... There were two main contenders for Pick of the Week, Paul on Blu-ray and Stargate: Atlantis: Complete Series Megaset on Blu-ray. In the end I went with the latter, partially because the screener for the former hasn't shown up yet. More...

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...

Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/05/13 109 $1,998   1 $1,998   $1,998 3
2011/05/20 104 $1,968 -2% 2 $984   $5,245 10
2011/05/27 104 $530 -73% 1 $530   $6,838 17
2011/06/03 95 $1,340 +153% 2 $670   $8,442 24
2011/06/24 104 $761   2 $381   $10,663 45
2011/07/01 103 $358 -53% 1 $358   $11,923 52
2011/07/08 94 $1,994 +457% 1 $1,994   $14,096 59
2011/07/15 104 $701 -65% 1 $701   $15,754 66
2011/07/29 111 $461   1 $461   $16,646 80
2011/08/05 98 $1,822 +295% 3 $607   $20,019 87

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/05/30 95 $60   1 $60   $6,368 18
2011/07/04 97 $45   1 $45   $11,968 53

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/05/13 104 $3,277   1 $3,277   $3,277 7
2011/05/20 107 $3,031 -8% 2 $1,516   $6,308 14
2011/05/27 107 $794 -74% 1 $794   $7,102 21
2011/06/03 93 $2,800 +253% 2 $1,400   $9,902 28
2011/06/24 105 $1,663   2 $832   $11,565 49
2011/07/01 107 $537 -68% 1 $537   $12,102 56
2011/07/08 98 $2,951 +450% 1 $2,951   $15,053 63
2011/07/15 105 $1,132 -62% 1 $1,132   $16,185 70
2011/07/29 99 $2,012   1 $2,012   $18,197 84
2011/08/05 104 $2,643 +31% 3 $881   $20,840 91

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