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The History of Love (2016)

The History of Love
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $93,690Details
Worldwide Box Office $93,690
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Leo Gursky and Alma Mereminski are two young lovers of Polish-Jewish descent in 1930’s Poland. Leo writes a book for Alma titled “The History Of Love.” On the brink of World War II, Leo and Alma are split up when Germany invades Poland. Years later, Leo is a bitter old man that doesn’t realize that the book that he wrote for Alma has been printed, and has interconnected the lives of strangers that are searching for the true identities of the characters in the story.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time International Box Office (Rank 9,201-9,300) 9,254 $93,690
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 15,501-15,600) 15,537 $93,690

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 18th, 2016 (Limited) by Entertainment One
International Releases: July 28th, 2017 (Wide), released as A História do Amor (Portugal)
September 1st, 2017 (Wide), released as La storia dell'amore (Italy)
September 15th, 2017 (Limited), released as Aşk Notları (Turkey)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 134 minutes
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Keywords: Social Media, Writing and Writers, New York, New York City, Brooklyn, 1930s, 2000s, Non-Chronological
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: 2.4.7. Films, Oi Oi Oi Productions
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast

   Léo Gursky
   Alma Singer

Supporting Cast

Gemma Arterton    Alma Mereminski
Elliott Gould    Bruno Leibovitch
Mark Rendall    Young Léo Gursky
Torri Higginson    Charlotte Singer
Alex Ozerov    Misha Strumann
William Ainscough    Bird Singer
Jamie Bloch    Zoey Schwartz
Claudiu Maier    Zvi Litvinoff

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Production and Technical Credits

Radu Mihaileanu    Screenwriter
Marcia Romano    Screenwriter
Nicole Krauss    Based on the novel by
Marc-Antoine Robert    Producer
Xavier Rigault    Producer
Radu Mihaileanu    Producer
Christian Niculescu    Production Designer
Ludo Troch    Editor
Armand Amar    Composer
Laurent Dailland    Director of Photography

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Weekly Box Office Performance

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Italy 9/1/2017 $61,935 0 0 0 $61,935 9/5/2017
Portugal 7/28/2017 $6,702 10 10 22 $16,198 8/17/2017
Turkey 9/15/2017 $8,230 34 34 42 $15,557 9/25/2017
International Total$93,690 9/25/2017

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