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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
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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

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 7,417 $1,329,249
All Time International Box Office 6,507 $397,426
All Time Worldwide Box Office 9,207 $1,726,675
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,297 $1,329,249

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


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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 2,749 $6,500 May 13, 2016 89
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 999 $6,500 May 13, 2016 89
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 689 $1,083 May 13, 2016 89
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 3,071 $7,500 May 6, 2016 82
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,086 $7,500 May 6, 2016 82
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 942 $938 May 6, 2016 82
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,931 $19,081 Apr 29, 2016 75
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 846 $19,081 Apr 29, 2016 75
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 710 $1,272 Apr 29, 2016 75
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 3,231 $21,851 Apr 22, 2016 68
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 907 $21,851 Apr 22, 2016 68
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 634 $1,457 Apr 22, 2016 68
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 3,410 $30,406 Apr 15, 2016 61
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 913 $30,406 Apr 15, 2016 61
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,507 $845 Apr 15, 2016 61
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,416 $50,868 Apr 8, 2016 54
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 846 $50,868 Apr 8, 2016 54
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 986 $1,413 Apr 8, 2016 54
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 3,487 $78,461 Apr 1, 2016 47
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 814 $78,461 Apr 1, 2016 47
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,257 $1,401 Apr 1, 2016 47
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 3,759 $106,168 Mar 25, 2016 40
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 817 $106,168 Mar 25, 2016 40
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,484 $1,416 Mar 25, 2016 40
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,017 $150,159 Mar 18, 2016 33
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 787 $150,159 Mar 18, 2016 33
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,470 $1,746 Mar 18, 2016 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,425 $182,562 Mar 11, 2016 26
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 774 $182,562 Mar 11, 2016 26
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,292 $2,434 Mar 11, 2016 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 5,685 $70,573 Mar 4, 2016 19
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,455 $70,573 Mar 4, 2016 19
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,430 $3,068 Mar 4, 2016 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,756 $100,344 Feb 26, 2016 12
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,304 $100,344 Feb 26, 2016 12
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,456 $4,778 Feb 26, 2016 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,966 $50,955 Feb 19, 2016 5
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 2,146 $50,955 Feb 19, 2016 5
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 606 $16,985 Feb 19, 2016 5
Theater Average Limited Release 862 $16,985 Feb 19, 2016 5
Top 2016 Theater Average Limited Release 44 $16,985 Feb 19, 2016 5
Never Wide Domestic 1,645 $1,329,249 Feb 17, 2016 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 5,147 $1,329,249 Feb 17, 2016 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 837 90 Feb 17, 2016 0

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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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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