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Drew: The Man Behind the Poster (2013)

Drew: The Man Behind the Poster poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,078Details
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $41,041 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $41,041
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  1. Summary
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  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer


DREW: THE MAN BEHIND THE POSTER is a feature-length documentary exploring the life and work of Drew Struzan, the artist who created the posters for some of the most iconic movies of the past 30 years, including "Indiana Jones", "Back to the Future" and "Star Wars", among many others. Director Erik P. Sharkey tells the story of this distinctive artist, beginning with his early works in commercial and album cover art for Alice Cooper and Black Sabbath, to his acclaimed career and recent retirment as one of the most recognizable and influential movie poster artists of all time.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office 14,590 $3,078
All Time Worldwide Box Office 17,903 $3,078
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 6,874 $3,078

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 16th, 2013 (Limited) by Kino Lorber
Video Release: November 19th, 2013 by Kino Video
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 96 minutes
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Keywords: Biography, Artists, Movie Business
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Hefty Inc., Sharkey Productions, Torino Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 10,448 $201 Aug 23, 2013 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 5,529 $201 Aug 23, 2013 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 5,461 $201 Aug 23, 2013 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 11,659 $1,764 Aug 16, 2013 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 6,659 $1,764 Aug 16, 2013 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 5,592 $1,764 Aug 16, 2013 3
Theater Average Limited Release 22,284 $1,764 Aug 16, 2013 3
Top 2013 Theater Average Limited Release 769 $1,764 Aug 16, 2013 3
Never Wide Domestic 8,358 $3,078 Aug 16, 2013 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 11,636 $3,078 Aug 16, 2013 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 5,488 0 Aug 16, 2013 0


Drew Struzan    Himself
George Lucas    Himself
Steven Spielberg    Himself
Guillermo Del Toro    Himself
Frank Darabont    Himself
Thomas Jane    Himself
Michael J. Fox    Himself
Harrison Ford    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Charles Ricciardi
Co-Producer    Greg Boas
Co-Producer    Eric Sharkey
Screenwriter    Greg Boas
Screenwriter    Charles Ricciardi
Screenwriter    Erik P. Sharkey
Screenwriter    Jeff Yorkes
Editor    Greg Boas
Editor    Jeff Yorkes
Additional Music    Andrea Chang
Additional Music    Christina Stroeh
Composer    Ryan Shore
Re-recording Mixer    Zach Martin
Cinematographer    Greg Boas
Cinematographer    Thomas Mumme

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2013/08/16 92 $1,764   1 $1,764   $2,227 3
2013/08/23 105 $201 -89% 1 $201   $3,078 10

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2013/08/02 94 $106   1 $106   $106 7
2013/08/16 84 $2,308   1 $2,308   $2,771 7

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