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Drei Sterne - Die Koche und die Sterne (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,942Details
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Focusing on ten Michelin 3 Star chefs, Three Stars depicts the everyday drama of life in gourmet restaurants and includes interviews and behind-the-scenes access to some of the world’s most talented chefs as they work in their gastronomic laboratories, hunt for exquisite ingredients in local markets, and gather rare edible plants along rough coastlines. It reveals the business of cooking on the highest level and highlights the various kitchen routines and culinary philosophies of chefs like Jean-Georges Vongerichten, Yannick Alleno, and Olivier Roellinger.


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
30% - Rotten
26% - Spilled

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 21st, 2012 (Limited) by First Run Features, released as Three Stars (94)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 94 minutes
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Keywords: Food
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: HMR, Arte, WDR, NDR
Production Countries: France

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,049 $369 Dec 7, 2012 80
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 11,813 $1,003 Sep 21, 2012 3


Jean-Georges Vongerichten    Himself
Yannick Alleno    Himself
Juan Mari    Himself
Elena Arzack    Herself
Sven Elverfeld    Himself
Sergio Herman    Himself
Hideki Ishikawa    Himself
Rene Redzepi    Himself
Olivier Roellinger    Himself
Nadia Santini    Herself
Deborah Friedman    Narrator

Production and Technical Credits

Assistant Director    Christian Wagner
Cinematographer    Hajo Schomerus
Cinematographer    Dirk Wojcik
Sound Designer    Stavros Charitidis
Sound Designer    Laura Schmurre
Editor    Mechthild Barth
Editor    Christian Wagener
Sound Mixer    Frank Maraite
Producer    Lutz Hachmeister
Executive Producer    Olaf Grunert
Executive Producer    Christiane Hinz
Executive Producer    Barbara Denz

Per Theater Chart Perks Up

September 25th, 2012

The Perks of Being a Wallflower easily topped the per theater chart with an average of $57,090 in four theaters. This combined with its 81% positive reviews suggests a potential for significant expansion and long legs. Diana Vreeland - The Eye Has to Travel was also strong with an average of $21,233. This is an excellent start, but documentaries rarely expand significantly beyond the art house circuit. Occupy Unmasked just managed to top $10,000 on the per theater chart with an average of $10,238 in four theaters. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/09/21 97 $1,003   1 $1,003   $7,508 3
2012/12/07 107 $369   1 $369   $8,692 80

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/09/21 98 $1,818   1 $1,818   $8,323 7
2012/12/07 112 $619   1 $619   $8,942 84

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