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Drew: The Man Behind the Poster (2013)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,078Details
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $51,793 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $51,793
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DREW: THE MAN BEHIND THE POSTER is a feature-length documentary exploring the life and work of Drew Struzan, the artist who created the posters for some of the most iconic movies of the past 30 years, including "Indiana Jones", "Back to the Future" and "Star Wars", among many others. Director Erik P. Sharkey tells the story of this distinctive artist, beginning with his early works in commercial and album cover art for Alice Cooper and Black Sabbath, to his acclaimed career and recent retirment as one of the most recognizable and influential movie poster artists of all time.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 15,301-15,400) 15,311 $3,078
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 20,901-21,000) 20,956 $3,078
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 7,301-7,400) 7,373 $3,078

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 16th, 2013 (Limited) by Kino Lorber
Video Release: November 19th, 2013 by Kino Video
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 96 minutes
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Keywords: Biography, Artists, Movie Business
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Hefty Inc., Sharkey Productions, Torino Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Documentary Subject(s)

Drew Struzan    Himself


George Lucas    Himself
Steven Spielberg    Himself
Guillermo del Toro    Himself
Frank Darabont    Himself
Thomas Jane    Himself
Michael J. Fox    Himself
Harrison Ford    Himself

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Production and Technical Credits

Charles Ricciardi    Producer
Greg Boas    Co-Producer
Eric Sharkey    Co-Producer
Greg Boas    Screenwriter
Charles Ricciardi    Screenwriter
Erik P. Sharkey    Screenwriter
Jeff Yorkes    Screenwriter
Greg Boas    Editor
Jeff Yorkes    Editor
Andrea Chang    Additional Music
Christina Stroeh    Additional Music
Ryan Shore    Composer
Zach Martin    Re-recording Mixer
Greg Boas    Cinematographer
Thomas Mumme    Cinematographer

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2013/08/16 92 $1,764   1 $1,764   $2,227 1
2013/08/23 105 $201 -89% 1 $201   $3,078 2

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2013/08/02 94 $106   1 $106   $106 1
2013/08/16 84 $2,308   1 $2,308   $2,771 1

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