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Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia (2014)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $133,296Details
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Synopsis

No twentieth-century figure has had a more profound effect on the worlds of literature, film, politics, historical debate, and the culture wars than Gore Vidal. Anchored by one-on-one interviews with the man himself, Nicholas Wrathall’s documentary is a portrait of the last lion of the age of American liberalism.

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 23rd, 2014 (Limited) by IFC Films
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 89 minutes
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Keywords: Biography, Political, Writing and Writers, Hagiography
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Amnesia Productions, SuperFilms, Audax Films
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,471 $1,534 Jul 11, 2014 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,470 $4,901 Jul 4, 2014 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,789 $6,743 Jun 27, 2014 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,276 $7,363 Jun 20, 2014 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,182 $19,868 Jun 13, 2014 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,966 $16,011 Jun 6, 2014 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,323 $8,309 May 30, 2014 10

Cast

Gore Vidal    Himself
Christopher Hitchens    Himself
Burr Steers    Himself
Sting    Himself
Bob Scheer    Himself
Jay Parini    Himself
Nina Straight    Herself
Norman Mailer    Himself
Dick Cavett    Himself
David Mamet    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Nicholas D. Wrathall
Producer    Nicholas D. Wrathall
Producer    Theodore James
Producer    Burr Steers
Executive Producer    Nicholas D. Wrathall
Executive Producer    Erik Nelson
Executive Producer    Mike Barnett
Executive Producer    Dave Harding
Executive Producer    Damon Martin
Executive Producer    Andrew Kortschak
Executive Producer    Walter Kortschak
Executive Producer    Chad Troutwine
Editor    Suresh Ayyar
Editor    William Haugse
Editor    Rob Bralver
Editor    Derek Boonstra
Cinematographer    Derek Wiesehahn
Cinematographer    Joel Schwartzber
Cinematographer    Armando De'ath

Limited Releases: Talking Pictures

May 23rd, 2014

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2014/05/30 59 $8,309   2 $4,155   $33,209 10
2014/06/06 59 $16,011 +93% 8 $2,001   $55,759 17
2014/06/13 54 $19,868 +24% 11 $1,806   $87,440 24
2014/06/20 73 $7,363 -63% 9 $818   $106,393 31
2014/06/27 75 $6,743 -8% 6 $1,124   $117,958 38
2014/07/04 73 $4,901 -27% 6 $817   $127,743 45
2014/07/11 85 $1,534 -69% 6 $256   $133,296 52

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2014/05/23 56 $17,688   2 $8,844   $17,688 7
2014/05/30 57 $14,848 -16% 2 $7,424   $39,748 14
2014/06/06 59 $29,962 +102% 8 $3,745   $67,572 21
2014/06/13 54 $31,458 +5% 11 $2,860   $99,030 28
2014/06/20 68 $12,185 -61% 7 $1,741   $111,215 35
2014/06/27 74 $11,591 -5% 6 $1,932   $122,806 42
2014/07/04 73 $8,920 -23% 6 $1,487   $131,762 49

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