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United Kingdom Box Office for Arabian Nights Volume 1: The Restless One (2015)

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Theatrical Performance (US$)
United Kingdom Box Office $6,194Details
Worldwide Box Office $34,038Details
Home Market Performance
North America DVD Sales $45,686 Details
North America Blu-ray Sales $50,433 Details
Total North America Video Sales $96,119
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
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In Portugal- one European country in crisis- a film director proposes to build fictional stories from the miserable reality he is immersed in. However, failing to find meaning in his work, he cowardly runs away and leaves the beautiful Scheherazade to stand in his shoes. She will require enthusiasm and courage so as not to bore the King with sad stories of this country. As nights go past, restlessness leads to desolation and in turn to enchantment. Therefore Scheherazade organizes the stories she tells the King in three volumes. She begins like this: "It hath reached me, O auspicious King, that in a sad country among all countries...".


Movie Details

United Kingdom Releases: April 22nd, 2016 (Wide), released as Arabian Nights Volume 1: The Restless One
Video Release: May 3rd, 2016 by Kino Lorber
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 125 minutes
Franchise: As Mil e Uma Noites
Keywords: Portugal, Modern Adaptation, Economic Crash, Unemployed, Non Professional Actor, Poverty, Directing Yourself, Screenplay Written By the Star
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: O Som e a Furia, Shellac Sud, Komplizen, Box Productions, Arte France Cinema, Arte
Production Countries: France,


Crista Alfaiate    Punk Maria
Adriano Luz    Luis
Americo Silva    Grand Vizier
Luisa Cruz    Judge in The Tears of the Judge
Chico Chapas    Simao "Without Bowels"
Joana De Verona    Vania/Judge's Daughter
Goncalo Waddington    Vasco
Margarida Carpinteiro   
Carloto Cotta    Brazilian Translator
Teresa Madruga    Luisa

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Miguel Gomes
Screenwriter    Miguel Gomes
Screenwriter    Mariana Ricardo
Screenwriter    Telmo Churro
Executive Producer    Luis Urbano
Production Manager    Isabel Silva
Sound Editor    Miguel Martins
Sound Mixer    Miguel Martins
Editor    Telmo Churro
Editor    Pedro Felipe Marques
Editor    Miguel Gomes
Costume Designer    Sylvia Grabowski
Costume Designer    Lucha D'Orey
Set Decorator    Bruno Duarte
Assistant Director    Bruno Lourenco
Sound Mixer    Vasco Pimentel
Cinematographer    Sayombhu Mukdeeprom

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/04/22 29 $6,194   9 $688   $6,194 1

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
North America 12/4/2015 $0 0 10 13 $12,260
Spain 6/3/2016 $5,223 13 19 40 $15,584 6/23/2016
United Kingdom 4/22/2016 $6,194 9 9 9 $6,194 6/9/2016
Worldwide Total$34,038 6/23/2016

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