Paul Goodman Changed My Life

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Domestic Box Office $36,056Details
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Synopsis

Paul Goodman was once so ubiquitous in the American zeitgeist that he merited a cameo in Woody Allen's Annie Hall. Author of legendary bestseller Growing Up Absurd (1960), Goodman was also a poet, 1940s out queer (and family man), pacifist, visionary, co-founder of Gestalt therapy--and a moral compass for many in the burgeoning counterculture of the '60s. Paul Goodman Changed My Life is set in an era of high intellect when New York was peaking culturally and artistically; when ideas, and the people who propounded them, seemed to punch in at a higher weight class than they do now. Using archival multimedia - selections from Goodman?s poetry; quotes from Susan Sontag, Martin Luther King, Jr. and Noam Chomsky; plentiful footage of Goodman himself; plus interviews with his family, peers and activists - director/producer Jonathan Lee and producer/editor Kimberly Reed (Prodigal Sons) have woven together a portrait of an intellectual heavyweight.

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Movie Details

Theatrical Release: October 19th, 2011 (Limited) by Zeitgeist
Keywords: LGBT, Writing and Writers, Biography
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual

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Cast

Paul Goodman    Himself
Epi Bohdi    Herself
Jason Epstein    Himself
Zeke Finkelstein    Himself
Richard Flacks    Himself
Frieda Gardner    Herself

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Jonathan Lee
Producer    Jonathan Lee
Producer    Kimberly Reed
Editor    Kimberly Reed
Co-Producer    Robert Hawk
Cinematographer    Benjamin Shapiro
Co-Producer    Isael Ehrisman
Composer    Miriam Cutler

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/10/21 89 $5,754   1 $5,754   $9,754 5
2011/10/28 89 $4,517 -21% 1 $4,517   $17,703 12
2011/11/04 102 $1,646 -64% 1 $1,646   $21,882 19
2011/11/11 112 $138 -92% 1 $138   $22,020 26
2011/12/02 90 $1,099   1 $1,099   $23,209 47
2011/12/09 104 $617 -44% 2 $309   $24,266 54
2011/12/16 103 $17 -97% 1 $17   $24,333 61
2011/12/30 82 $566   1 $566   $25,020 75
2012/01/06 76 $2,497 +341% 2 $1,249   $29,488 82
2012/01/27 83 $1,207   2 $604   $31,510 103
2012/02/10 86 $2,596   2 $1,298   $34,605 117

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