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I Am Ali (2014)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $6,526Details
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $187,910 Details
Est. Domestic Blu-ray Sales $32,881 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $220,791
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An intimate look at Muhammed Ali that has never been seen before - shared through testimonials of his closest friends and family. Discover why Ali captured the public's imagination to become the most remarkable, recognised person in the world.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 14,601-14,700) 14,680 $6,526
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 20,001-20,100) 20,065 $6,526
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 6,901-7,000) 6,928 $6,526

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 10th, 2014 (Limited) by Focus Features
Video Release: November 11th, 2014 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG for thematic elements and mild language.
(Rating bulletin 2337, 8/27/2014)
Running Time: 114 minutes
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Keywords: Biography, Boxing, Voiceover/Narration
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Fisheye Films, Passion Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Documentary Subject(s)

Muhammad Ali    Himself


Gene Kilroy    Himself
Rahaman Ali    Himself
Angelo Dundee    Himself
Maryum "May May' Ali*    Herself
Ken Jones    Himself
Jim Brown    Himself
Carl Fischer    Himself
George Lois    Himself
Sir Tom Jones*    Himself
Muhammad Ali, Jnr    Himself
George Foreman    Himself
Veronica Porche    Herself
Russ Routledge    Himself
Hana Ali    Herself
Marvis Frazier    Himself
Mike Tyson    Himself

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

Production and Technical Credits

Clare Lewins    Screenwriter
Clare Lewins    Producer
George Chignell    Producer
Greg Hobden    Producer
John Battsek    Executive Producer
Reg Wrench    Editor
Stuart Luck    Director of Photography
Jane Bridgeman    Music Supervisor
Diane Becker    Line Producer
Kim Houser    Production Manager
Fenella McGuire    Production Manager
David Brill    Production Manager
Adam Joseph    Sound Recordist
David Brill    Sound Recordist
Matt Skilton    Dubbing Mixer

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

Per Theater Chart: Whiplash has a Saintly Opening

October 15th, 2014

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There were a trio of new limited releases topping the per theater chart, led by St. Vincent with an average of $27,470 in four theaters. Whiplash was close behind with an average of $22,565 in six theaters. The final film in the $10,000 club was Awake: The Life of Yogananda with an opening of $18,885 in one theater. More...

Limited Releases: Whipped into Shape

October 10th, 2014

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We have a rather long list of limited releases this week, but sadly only three of them are earning overwhelmingly positive reviews. Unfortunately, two of these films will likely not do well in theaters. Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead is a horror film, which is one strike against it, while it is also playing on Video on Demand. I Am Ali is a documentary, so it could do well in art house circuits, but its chances of expanding significantly are very limited. Finally there's Whiplash, which could lead the way on the Per Theater Chart. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2014/10/10 83 $4,178   11 $380   $4,178 1

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2014/10/10 - $1,610   11 $146   $1,610 1
2014/10/11 - $1,634 +1% 11 $149   $3,244 2
2014/10/12 - $934 -43% 11 $85   $4,178 3
2014/10/13 - $875 -6% 11 $80   $5,053 4
2014/10/14 - $851 -3% 11 $77   $5,904 5
2014/10/15 - $622 -27% 11 $57   $6,526 6

Weekly Box Office Performance

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