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Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia (2014)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $133,296Details
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Synopsis

No twentieth-century figure has had a more profound effect on the worlds of literature, film, politics, historical debate, and the culture wars than Gore Vidal. Anchored by one-on-one interviews with the man himself, Nicholas Wrathall’s documentary is a portrait of the last lion of the age of American liberalism.

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 10,701-10,800) 10,759 $133,296
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 14,801-14,900) 14,856 $133,296

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 23rd, 2014 (Limited) by IFC Films
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 89 minutes
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Keywords: Biography, Political, Writing and Writers, Hagiography
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Amnesia Productions, SuperFilms, Audax Films
Production Countries: United States

Documentary Subject(s)

Gore Vidal    Himself

Interviewee(s)

Christopher Hitchens    Himself
Burr Steers    Himself
Sting    Himself
Bob Scheer    Himself
Jay Parini    Himself
Nina Straight    Herself
Norman Mailer    Himself
Dick Cavett    Himself
David Mamet    Himself

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Nicholas D. Wrathall    Screenwriter
Nicholas D. Wrathall    Producer
Theodore James    Producer
Burr Steers    Producer
Nicholas D. Wrathall    Executive Producer
Erik Nelson    Executive Producer
Mike Barnett    Executive Producer
Dave Harding    Executive Producer
Damon Martin    Executive Producer
Andrew Kortschak    Executive Producer
Walter Kortschak    Executive Producer
Chad Troutwine    Executive Producer
Suresh Ayyar    Editor
William Haugse    Editor
Rob Bralver    Editor
Derek Boonstra    Editor
Derek Wiesehahn    Cinematographer
Joel Schwartzber    Cinematographer
Armando De'ath    Cinematographer

Limited Releases: Talking Pictures

May 23rd, 2014

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2014/05/30 59 $8,309   2 $4,155   $33,209 2
2014/06/06 59 $16,011 +93% 8 $2,001   $55,759 3
2014/06/13 54 $19,868 +24% 11 $1,806   $87,440 4
2014/06/20 73 $7,363 -63% 9 $818   $106,393 5
2014/06/27 75 $6,743 -8% 6 $1,124   $117,958 6
2014/07/04 73 $4,901 -27% 6 $817   $127,743 7
2014/07/11 85 $1,534 -69% 6 $256   $133,296 8

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2014/05/23 56 $17,688   2 $8,844   $17,688 1
2014/05/30 57 $14,848 -16% 2 $7,424   $39,748 2
2014/06/06 59 $29,962 +102% 8 $3,745   $67,572 3
2014/06/13 54 $31,458 +5% 11 $2,860   $99,030 4
2014/06/20 68 $12,185 -61% 7 $1,741   $111,215 5
2014/06/27 74 $11,591 -5% 6 $1,932   $122,806 6
2014/07/04 73 $8,920 -23% 6 $1,487   $131,762 7

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