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The Celluloid Closet (1996)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,310,167Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,601-7,700) 7,689 $1,310,167
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,601-10,700) 10,651 $1,310,167
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,404 $1,310,167

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 15th, 1996 (Limited) by Sony Pictures Classics
MPAA Rating: for some graphic footage of sexuality and violence, and for language
Running Time: 102 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Telling Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Top 1996 Theater Average 80 $10,561 Mar 15, 1996 3

Supporting Cast

Tom Hanks    Interviewee

Cameos

Susan Sarandon    Interviewee
Whoopi Goldberg    Herself

Uncategorized

Harvey Fierstein    Himself
Gore Vidal    Himself
John Schlesinger    Himself
Shirley MacLaine    Herself
Lily Tomlin    Narrator
Tony Curtis    Himself

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
   Director
Armistead Maupin    Screenwriter
Rob Epstein    Story Creator
Jeffrey Friedman    Story Creator
Sharon Wood    Story Creator
Rob Epstein    Producer
Jeffrey Friedman    Producer
Howard Rosenman    Executive Producer
Bernie Brillstein    Executive Producer
Brad Grey    Executive Producer
Sheila Nevins    Executive Producer
Jeffrey Friedman    Editor
Arnold Glassman    Editor
Carter Burwell    Composer
Nancy Schreiber    Director of Photography
Michael Lumpkin    Co-Producer
Lily Tomlin    Co-Executive Producer
Wendy Braitman    Associate Producer
Michael Ehrenzweig    Associate Producer
Caryn Mendez    Associate Producer
Cheryl Rosenthal    Assistant Director
Cheryl Rosenthal    Production Manager
Scott Chambliss    Art Director
Steve Bloom    Associate Editor
Peggy Names    Recordist
Lauretta Molitor    Recordist
Bob Gravenor    Recordist
J.T. Takagi    Recordist
Gauthem Choudherry    Recordist
Lora Hirschberg    Re-recording Mixer
Pat Jackson    Supervising Sound Editor
Adam Smalley    Music Editor

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/03/15 37 $95,047   9 $10,561   $95,047 1
1996/03/22 48 $56,854 -40% 11 $5,169   $282,410 2
1996/03/29 50 $53,520 -6% 17 $3,148   $337,439 3
1996/04/05 42 $71,900 +34% 20 $3,595   $435,119 4
1996/04/12 39 $83,873 +17% 18 $4,660   $553,600 5
1996/04/19 39 $72,202 -14% 23 $3,139   $658,500 6
1996/04/26 36 $77,749 +8% 26 $2,990   $767,524 7
1996/05/03 40 $86,954 +12% 31 $2,805   $889,923 8
1996/05/10 42 $74,558 -14% 38 $1,962   $1,002,456 9
1996/05/17 51 $45,866 -38% 33 $1,390   $1,096,726 10
1996/06/14 50 $16,560   15 $1,104   $1,310,167 14

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/03/15 32 $225,556   9 $25,062   $225,556 1
1996/03/22 39 $58,363 -74% 11 $5,306   $283,919 2
1996/03/29 42 $79,300 +36% 17 $4,665   $363,219 3
1996/04/05 41 $106,508 +34% 20 $5,325   $469,727 4
1996/04/12 34 $116,571 +9% 18 $6,476   $586,298 5
1996/04/19 34 $103,477 -11% 23 $4,499   $689,775 6
1996/04/26 34 $113,194 +9% 26 $4,354   $802,969 7
1996/05/03 38 $124,929 +10% 31 $4,030   $927,898 8
1996/05/10 41 $122,962 -2% 38 $3,236   $1,050,860 9

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