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Buena Vista Social Club—Adios (2017)

Buena Vista Social Club - Adios
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $123,445Details
International Box Office $33,742Details
Worldwide Box Office $157,187
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $11,186 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $11,186
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer


The musicians of the Buena Vista Social Club exposed the world to Cuba’s vibrant culture with their landmark 1997 album on World Circuit Records. Now, against the backdrop of Cuba’s captivating musical history, hear the band’s story as they reflect on their remarkable careers and the extraordinary circumstances that brought them together.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 10,701-10,800) 10,741 $123,445
All Time International Box Office (Rank 9,201-9,300) 9,237 $33,742
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 13,801-13,900) 13,814 $157,187
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,719 $123,445

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 26th, 2017 (Limited) by Broad Green Pictures, released as Buena Vista Social Club - Adios
International Releases: June 30th, 2017 (Wide) (Netherlands)
October 20th, 2017 (Wide), released as Buena Vista Social Club: Adios (South Korea)
October 20th, 2017 (Wide), released as Buena Vista Social Club: Adios (United Kingdom)
Video Release: September 12th, 2017 by Broad Green, released as Buena Vista Social Club - Adios
MPAA Rating: PG for historical smoking throughout, thematic elements and brief suggestive material.
(Rating bulletin 2472 (Cert #50981), 4/19/2017)
Running Time: 111 minutes
Franchise: Buena Vista Social Club
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Keywords: Cuba, Archive Footage, Musicians, Singers, Delayed Sequel
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Broad Green Pictures, Blink TV, Convergent Media
Production Countries: Cuba,
United States


Omara Portuondo    Herself
Manuel ‛Guajiro’ Mirabal*    Himself
Barbarito Torres    Himself
Eliades Ochoa    Himself
Ibrahim Ferrer    Himself
Orlando ‘Cachaito‛ López *    Himself
Jesús ‘Aguaje’ Ramos*    Himself
Papi Oviedo    Himself
Pedro Pablo    Himself
Alberto La Noche    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Christine Cowin
Producer    Zak Kilberg
Producer    Julian Cautherley
Producer    Victor Moyers
Producer    Asher Goldstein
Executive Producer    Gabriel Hammond
Executive Producer    Daniel Hammond
Executive Producer    Lucy Walker
Executive Producer    Jason Lust
Executive Producer    Wim Wenders
Executive Producer    Bill Lord
Executive Producer    Tom Colbourne
Executive Producer    Andrew Baker
Executive Producer    Russell Smith
Co-Producer    Michael Cleaver
Co-Producer    Iz Web
Associate Producer    Daniel Florestano
Associate Producer    Arantza Benito Melgar

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Buena Vista Social Club: Adios Trailer

May 26th, 2017

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May 26th, 2017

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/05/26 31 $64,469   80 $806   $87,253 1
2017/06/02 53 $8,412 -87% 27 $312   $118,253 2

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/05/26 31 $109,841   80 $1,373   $109,841 1
2017/06/02 56 $13,604 -88% 80 $170   $123,445 2

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Netherlands 6/30/2017 $8,964 11 11 11 $9,121 7/4/2017
South Korea 10/20/2017 $0 0 75 75 $23,872 11/17/2017
United Kingdom 10/20/2017 $749 1 1 1 $749 10/25/2017
International Total$33,742 11/17/2017

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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