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El abrazo de la serpiente (2016)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,329,249Details
International Box Office $397,426Details
Worldwide Box Office $1,726,675
Further financial details...

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Synopsis

A drama that centers on Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and the last survivor of his people, and the two scientists who, over the course of 40 years, build a friendship with him. The film was inspired by the real-life journals of two explorers who traveled through the Colombian Amazon during the last century in search of the sacred and difficult-to-find psychedelic Yakruna plant.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
98% - Certified Fresh
Audience
85% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 17th, 2016 (Limited) by Oscilloscope Pictures, released as Embrace of the Serpent
International Releases: May 20th, 2016 (Wide), released as Embrace the Snake (Bulgaria)
June 10th, 2016 (Limited), released as Embrace of the Serpent (United Kingdom)
July 22nd, 2016 (Limited), released as Embrace Of The Serpent (Australia)
Video Release: May 17th, 2016 by Oscilloscope Video, released as Embrace of the Serpent
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 125 minutes
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Keywords: Amazon Rainforest, Jungle, 1900s, 1940s
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Companies: Oscilloscope Laboratories, Ciudad Lunar, Caracol Television, Norte Sur, MC Producciones, Buffalo Film Company, Dago Garcia, Proimagenes Colombia, INCAA, CNACC, Ibermedia, Hubert Bals Fund
Production Countries: Argentina,
Colombia,
Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,721 $6,500 May 13, 2016 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,036 $7,500 May 6, 2016 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,899 $19,081 Apr 29, 2016 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,198 $21,851 Apr 22, 2016 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,373 $30,406 Apr 15, 2016 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,377 $50,868 Apr 8, 2016 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,448 $78,461 Apr 1, 2016 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,718 $106,168 Mar 25, 2016 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,977 $150,159 Mar 18, 2016 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,376 $182,562 Mar 11, 2016 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,624 $70,573 Mar 4, 2016 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,696 $100,344 Feb 26, 2016 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,896 $50,955 Feb 19, 2016 5

Cast

   Young Karamakate
Antonio Bolivar    Old Karamakate
Yauenku Miguee    Manduca
Jan Bijvoet    Theo
Brionne Davis    Evan
Nicolas Cancino    Anizetto

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Cristina Gallego
Screenwriter    Ciro Guerra
Screenwriter    Jacques Toulemonde
Based on the diary by    Theodor Koch-Grunberg
Based on the diary by    Richard Evan Schultes
Co-Producer    Raul Bravo
Co-Producer    Marcelo Cespedes
Co-Producer    Horacio Mentasti
Executive Producer    Cristina Gallego

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/02/19 49 $50,955   3 $16,985   $62,164 5
2016/02/26 40 $100,344 +97% 21 $4,778   $189,286 12
2016/03/04 41 $70,573 -30% 23 $3,068   $303,711 19
2016/03/11 29 $182,562 +159% 75 $2,434   $517,563 26
2016/03/18 35 $150,159 -18% 86 $1,746   $753,229 33
2016/03/25 28 $106,168 -29% 75 $1,416   $944,150 40
2016/04/01 37 $78,461 -26% 56 $1,401   $1,082,896 47
2016/04/08 40 $50,868 -35% 36 $1,413   $1,169,246 54
2016/04/15 46 $30,406 -40% 36 $845   $1,220,819 61
2016/04/22 52 $21,851 -28% 15 $1,457   $1,260,313 68
2016/04/29 54 $19,081 -13% 15 $1,272   $1,289,393 75
2016/05/06 68 $7,500 -61% 8 $938   $1,305,377 82
2016/05/13 70 $6,500 -13% 6 $1,083   $1,320,005 89

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/02/12 66 $11,209   2 $5,605   $11,209 2
2016/02/19 49 $77,733 +593% 3 $25,911   $88,942 9
2016/02/26 41 $144,196 +86% 21 $6,866   $233,138 16
2016/03/04 40 $101,863 -29% 23 $4,429   $335,001 23
2016/03/11 32 $268,069 +163% 77 $3,481   $603,070 30
2016/03/18 34 $234,912 -12% 93 $2,526   $837,982 37
2016/03/25 29 $166,453 -29% 78 $2,134   $1,004,435 44
2016/04/01 36 $113,943 -32% 64 $1,780   $1,118,378 51
2016/04/08 42 $72,035 -37% 46 $1,566   $1,190,413 58
2016/04/15 49 $48,049 -33% 38 $1,264   $1,238,462 65
2016/04/22 51 $31,850 -34% 17 $1,874   $1,270,312 72
2016/04/29 55 $27,565 -13% 17 $1,621   $1,297,877 79
2016/05/06 66 $15,628 -43% 10 $1,563   $1,313,505 86
2016/05/13 73 $11,608 -26% 8 $1,451   $1,325,113 93
2016/05/20 91 $2,444 -79% 2 $1,222   $1,327,557 100
2016/06/17 91 $1,692   4 $423   $1,329,249 128

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Australia 7/22/2016 $19,407 13 21 188 $388,628 10/24/2016
Bulgaria 5/20/2016 $0 0 0 0 $8,720 11/10/2016
United Kingdom 6/10/2016 $0000$0
 
Rest of World $78
 
International Total$397,426 11/10/2016

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