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Janis: Little Girl Blue (2015)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $410,465Details
International Box Office $258,526Details
Worldwide Box Office $668,991
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Synopsis

A portrait of the original “Rock Chick” Janis Joplin, a white girl with a ferocious, soulful voice who broke into the male dominated music scene but grappled with her inner demons and addictions. The film features archival footage alongside Janis’s personal correspondence and contemporary interviews.

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 8,901-9,000) 8,987 $410,465
All Time International Box Office (Rank 7,301-7,400) 7,361 $258,526
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 11,101-11,200) 11,175 $668,991
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,382 $410,465

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 27th, 2015 (Limited) by FilmRise
International Releases: January 29th, 2016 (Wide) (Austria)
February 5th, 2016 (Wide) (United Kingdom)
March 4th, 2016 (Wide) (Spain)
May 5th, 2016 (Wide) (Portugal)
July 1st, 2016 (Wide) (Slovenia)
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MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 107 minutes
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Keywords: Biography, Musicians, Singers, 1960s, Voiceover/Narration, Drug Overdose
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: PBS, Content Media Corporation, Disarming Films, Jigsaw Productions, Thirteen Productions, American Masters, Sony Music Entertainment Legacy, Union Entertainment Group
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Top 2015 Theater Average Limited Release 100 $10,931 Nov 27, 2015 3

Cast

Janis Joplin    Herself (Archive Footage)
Chan Marshall    Narrator
Peter Albin    Himself
Sam Andrew    Himself
Karleen Bennett    Herself
Dick Cavett    Himself
John Byrne Cooke    Himself
David Dalton    Himself
Cornelius Flowers    Himself
Joe McDonald    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Amy Berg
Producer    Alex Gibney
Producer    Amy Berg
Producer    Jeffrey Jampol
Producer    Katherine LeBlond
Executive Producer    Michael Kantor
Executive Producer    Susan Lacy
Executive Producer    Noah Haeussner
Executive Producer    Stacey Offman

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/11/27 45 $21,861   2 $10,931   $21,861 1
2015/12/04 37 $62,571 +186% 26 $2,407   $96,479 2
2015/12/11 41 $31,806 -49% 26 $1,223   $158,228 3
2015/12/18 40 $24,129 -24% 20 $1,206   $202,672 4
2015/12/25 50 $14,376 -40% 12 $1,198   $230,003 5
2016/01/01 49 $23,162 +61% 13 $1,782   $268,786 6
2016/01/08 49 $19,879 -14% 9 $2,209   $303,547 7
2016/01/15 53 $7,362 -63% 8 $920   $330,993 8
2016/01/22 53 $5,915 -20% 6 $986   $343,405 9
2016/01/29 64 $3,960 -33% 3 $1,320   $357,171 10
2016/02/05 57 $7,887 +99% 4 $1,972   $368,823 11
2016/02/12 66 $6,819 -14% 3 $2,273   $380,083 12
2016/02/19 85 $1,634 -76% 2 $817   $383,429 13
2016/02/26 78 $1,781 +9% 2 $891   $385,566 14
2016/03/04 88 $1,552 -13% 2 $776   $387,643 15
2016/03/11 87 $1,816 +17% 1 $1,816   $390,530 16
2016/03/18 83 $3,636 +100% 1 $3,636   $396,979 17
2016/03/25 84 $1,600 -56% 1 $1,600   $397,934 18
2016/04/01 90 $1,055 -34% 1 $1,055   $400,824 19
2016/04/08 95 $518 -51% 1 $518   $402,249 20
2016/04/15 90 $683 +32% 1 $683   $403,821 21
2016/04/29 91 $352   1 $352   $404,854 23
2016/05/20 70 $5,275   1 $5,275   $410,465 26

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/11/27 44 $33,908   2 $16,954   $33,908 1
2015/12/04 37 $92,514 +173% 26 $3,558   $126,432 2
2015/12/11 41 $52,121 -44% 26 $2,005   $178,593 3
2015/12/18 41 $37,084 -29% 20 $1,854   $222,731 4
2015/12/25 50 $29,997 -19% 12 $2,500   $253,405 5
2016/01/01 48 $38,044 +27% 13 $2,926   $283,668 6
2016/01/08 47 $39,963 +5% 13 $3,074   $323,061 7
2016/01/15 53 $13,859 -65% 13 $1,066   $337,490 8
2016/01/22 54 $15,721 +13% 6 $2,620   $351,300 9
2016/01/29 62 $7,594 -52% 3 $2,531   $360,936 10
2016/02/05 59 $12,459 +64% 4 $3,115   $373,264 11
2016/02/12 70 $8,531 -32% 3 $2,844   $381,795 12
2016/02/19 90 $1,990 -77% 2 $995   $383,785 13
2016/02/26 84 $2,306 +16% 2 $1,153   $386,091 14
2016/03/04 92 $2,492 +8% 2 $1,246   $388,583 15
2016/03/11 92 $4,115 +65% 1 $4,115   $393,343 16
2016/03/18 95 $3,636 -12% 1 $3,636   $396,334 17
2016/03/25 91 $3,435 -6% 1 $3,435   $399,769 18
2016/04/01 90 $1,962 -43% 1 $1,962   $401,731 19
2016/04/08 100 $1,407 -28% 1 $1,407   $403,138 20
2016/04/15 105 $1,364 -3% 1 $1,364   $404,502 21
2016/04/29 104 $688   1 $688   $405,190 23

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Australia 12/23/2016 $0 0 4 15 $24,171 2/6/2017
Austria 1/29/2016 $9,157 10 10 43 $43,298 6/9/2016
Portugal 5/5/2016 $5,196 7 7 13 $7,993 6/9/2016
Slovenia 7/1/2016 $1,433 5 5 24 $12,603 10/14/2016
Spain 3/4/2016 $8,441 9 10 32 $35,962 6/9/2016
United Kingdom 2/5/2016 $23,575 13 13 58 $134,499 6/9/2016
 
International Total$258,526 2/6/2017

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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