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Las horas muertas (2014)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,879Details
International Box Office $76,044
Worldwide Box Office $83,923
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On the desolated coast of Veracruz, 17 year-old Sebastián takes over running his uncle’s small and cozy rent-by-the hour motel. There he meets Miranda, a regular customer who comes to the motel to meet a lover who always keeps her waiting. As Sebastián and Miranda get to know each other, an ambiguous game of seduction begins between them.


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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 11th, 2014 (Limited) by Strand, released as The Empty Hours
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 100 minutes
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Keywords: Romance, Relationships Gone Wrong, Love Triangle
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Santa Lucia Cine, Foprocine, Tita Productions, Comunicacion Fractal
Production Countries: France,

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,581 $347 Aug 8, 2014 31
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,630 $1,615 Jul 25, 2014 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,668 $1,966 Jul 18, 2014 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 11,734 $1,366 Jul 11, 2014 3


Eliseo Lara Martinez    Jacinto
Fermin Martinez    Tio Gerry
Bartolo Campos    Severino
Rebeca Villacorte    Lucha
Norma Pablo    Maria
Amaranta Abril    Rosa
Sergio Lasgon    Mario
Mayra Batalla    Mama de Jacinto

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Aaron Fernandez Lesur
Executive Producer    Elsa Reyes
Co-Producer    Christophe Bouffil
Co-Producer    Fred Premel
Co-Producer    Alejandro Palma
Screenwriter    Aaron Fernandez Lesur
Director of Photography    Javier Moron
Production Designer    Patricia De Burgos
Costume Designer    Laura Garcia De La Mora
Sound Mixer    Pablo Tamez
Composer    Camilo Froideval
Editor    Ana Laura Calderon
Casting Director    Rocio Belmont
Post-Production Supervisor    Ariel Gordon
Sound Designer    Miguel Hernandez Montero
Sound Mixer    Miguel Hernandez Montero

Per Theater Chart: Coming of Age

July 15th, 2014

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Limited Releases: Boy Oh Boy

July 11th, 2014

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2014/07/11 88 $1,366   1 $1,366   $1,366 3
2014/07/18 85 $1,966 +44% 2 $983   $4,609 10
2014/07/25 91 $1,615 -18% 3 $538   $6,973 17
2014/08/08 99 $347   1 $347   $7,879 31

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2014/07/11 81 $2,643   1 $2,643   $2,643 7
2014/07/18 90 $2,715 +3% 2 $1,358   $5,358 14

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