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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 8,833 $410,465
All Time International Box Office 6,814 $258,526
All Time Worldwide Box Office 10,716 $668,991
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 2,304 $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
Comparisons: vs. The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble
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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
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 381 $5,275 May 20, 2016 178
Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release 160 $5,275 May 20, 2016 178
Theater Average 26th Weekend Limited Release 8 $5,275 May 20, 2016 178
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 966 $352 Apr 29, 2016 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 561 $352 Apr 29, 2016 157
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 517 $352 Apr 29, 2016 157
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 1,233 $683 Apr 15, 2016 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 670 $683 Apr 15, 2016 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 458 $683 Apr 15, 2016 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 1,452 $518 Apr 8, 2016 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 799 $518 Apr 8, 2016 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 633 $518 Apr 8, 2016 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 1,574 $1,055 Apr 1, 2016 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 802 $1,055 Apr 1, 2016 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 346 $1,055 Apr 1, 2016 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,729 $1,600 Mar 25, 2016 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 817 $1,600 Mar 25, 2016 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 180 $1,600 Mar 25, 2016 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,765 $3,636 Mar 18, 2016 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 725 $3,636 Mar 18, 2016 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 34 $3,636 Mar 18, 2016 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 2,303 $1,816 Mar 11, 2016 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 1,056 $1,816 Mar 11, 2016 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 193 $1,816 Mar 11, 2016 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 2,637 $1,552 Mar 4, 2016 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 1,220 $1,552 Mar 4, 2016 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 818 $776 Mar 4, 2016 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 2,949 $1,781 Feb 26, 2016 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,329 $1,781 Feb 26, 2016 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 806 $891 Feb 26, 2016 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 3,345 $1,634 Feb 19, 2016 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,513 $1,634 Feb 19, 2016 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 947 $817 Feb 19, 2016 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 3,125 $6,819 Feb 12, 2016 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,131 $6,819 Feb 12, 2016 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 176 $2,273 Feb 12, 2016 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 3,429 $7,887 Feb 5, 2016 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,196 $7,887 Feb 5, 2016 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 306 $1,972 Feb 5, 2016 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 4,227 $3,960 Jan 29, 2016 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,675 $3,960 Jan 29, 2016 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 755 $1,320 Jan 29, 2016 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 4,415 $5,915 Jan 22, 2016 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,645 $5,915 Jan 22, 2016 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,266 $986 Jan 22, 2016 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 4,755 $7,362 Jan 15, 2016 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,714 $7,362 Jan 15, 2016 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,595 $920 Jan 15, 2016 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 4,649 $19,879 Jan 8, 2016 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,425 $19,879 Jan 8, 2016 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 604 $2,209 Jan 8, 2016 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 5,065 $23,162 Jan 1, 2016 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,551 $23,162 Jan 1, 2016 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,096 $1,782 Jan 1, 2016 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 5,894 $14,376 Dec 25, 2015 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 2,034 $14,376 Dec 25, 2015 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 2,073 $1,198 Dec 25, 2015 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 6,096 $24,129 Dec 18, 2015 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,993 $24,129 Dec 18, 2015 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,506 $1,206 Dec 18, 2015 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 6,455 $31,806 Dec 11, 2015 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 2,083 $31,806 Dec 11, 2015 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 3,083 $1,223 Dec 11, 2015 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 6,259 $62,571 Dec 4, 2015 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,729 $62,571 Dec 4, 2015 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,850 $2,407 Dec 4, 2015 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 8,143 $21,861 Nov 27, 2015 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 3,252 $21,861 Nov 27, 2015 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,249 $10,931 Nov 27, 2015 3
Theater Average Limited Release 1,944 $10,931 Nov 27, 2015 3
Top 2015 Theater Average Limited Release 100 $10,931 Nov 27, 2015 3
Never Wide Domestic 2,860 $410,465 Nov 27, 2015 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 6,373 $410,465 Nov 27, 2015 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,623 24 Nov 27, 2015 0

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 GrossDays
2015/11/27 45 $21,861   2 $10,931   $21,861 3
2015/12/04 37 $62,571 +186% 26 $2,407   $96,479 10
2015/12/11 41 $31,806 -49% 26 $1,223   $158,228 17
2015/12/18 40 $24,129 -24% 20 $1,206   $202,672 24
2015/12/25 50 $14,376 -40% 12 $1,198   $230,003 31
2016/01/01 49 $23,162 +61% 13 $1,782   $268,786 38
2016/01/08 49 $19,879 -14% 9 $2,209   $303,547 45
2016/01/15 53 $7,362 -63% 8 $920   $330,993 52
2016/01/22 53 $5,915 -20% 6 $986   $343,405 59
2016/01/29 64 $3,960 -33% 3 $1,320   $357,171 66
2016/02/05 57 $7,887 +99% 4 $1,972   $368,823 73
2016/02/12 66 $6,819 -14% 3 $2,273   $380,083 80
2016/02/19 85 $1,634 -76% 2 $817   $383,429 87
2016/02/26 78 $1,781 +9% 2 $891   $385,566 94
2016/03/04 88 $1,552 -13% 2 $776   $387,643 101
2016/03/11 87 $1,816 +17% 1 $1,816   $390,530 108
2016/03/18 83 $3,636 +100% 1 $3,636   $396,979 115
2016/03/25 84 $1,600 -56% 1 $1,600   $397,934 122
2016/04/01 90 $1,055 -34% 1 $1,055   $400,824 129
2016/04/08 95 $518 -51% 1 $518   $402,249 136
2016/04/15 90 $683 +32% 1 $683   $403,821 143
2016/04/29 91 $352   1 $352   $404,854 157
2016/05/20 70 $5,275   1 $5,275   $410,465 178

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2015/11/27 44 $33,908   2 $16,954   $33,908 7
2015/12/04 37 $92,514 +173% 26 $3,558   $126,432 14
2015/12/11 41 $52,121 -44% 26 $2,005   $178,593 21
2015/12/18 41 $37,084 -29% 20 $1,854   $222,731 28
2015/12/25 50 $29,997 -19% 12 $2,500   $253,405 35
2016/01/01 48 $38,044 +27% 13 $2,926   $283,668 42
2016/01/08 47 $39,963 +5% 13 $3,074   $323,061 49
2016/01/15 53 $13,859 -65% 13 $1,066   $337,490 56
2016/01/22 54 $15,721 +13% 6 $2,620   $351,300 63
2016/01/29 62 $7,594 -52% 3 $2,531   $360,936 70
2016/02/05 59 $12,459 +64% 4 $3,115   $373,264 77
2016/02/12 70 $8,531 -32% 3 $2,844   $381,795 84
2016/02/19 90 $1,990 -77% 2 $995   $383,785 91
2016/02/26 84 $2,306 +16% 2 $1,153   $386,091 98
2016/03/04 92 $2,492 +8% 2 $1,246   $388,583 105
2016/03/11 92 $4,115 +65% 1 $4,115   $393,343 112
2016/03/18 95 $3,636 -12% 1 $3,636   $396,334 119
2016/03/25 91 $3,435 -6% 1 $3,435   $399,769 126
2016/04/01 90 $1,962 -43% 1 $1,962   $401,731 133
2016/04/08 100 $1,407 -28% 1 $1,407   $403,138 140
2016/04/15 105 $1,364 -3% 1 $1,364   $404,502 147
2016/04/29 104 $688   1 $688   $405,190 161

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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