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The Looking Glass (2015)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,711Details
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $19,927 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $19,927
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After losing her mother, a troubled 13-year-old Julie comes to live with her grandmother who is a former star of stage and screen. Feeling trapped in her new world Julie struggles to find peace and happiness as she and her grandmother butt heads at every turn. An unexpected discovery of their shared talent enables Julie to find her voice, her passion and, ultimately, happiness.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 15,501-15,600) 15,575 $1,711
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 21,301-21,400) 21,372 $1,711
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 7,601-7,700) 7,604 $1,711

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

Movie Details

Production Budget:$300,000
Domestic Releases: October 23rd, 2015 (Limited) by First Run Features
Video Release: January 12th, 2016 by First Run Home
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 110 minutes
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Keywords: Coming of Age, Young Child Dealing with the Death of a Parent, Alzheimer, Theater Actor, Screenplay Written By the Star, Crowdfunding, Step-Family, Dysfunctional Family, Widow/Widower, Family Affair, Terminal Illness, Infidelity
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Filmacres
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Jeff Puckett    Terry
Anthony Panzica    Arthur
Faith Marie    Sybil
Trish Basinger    ER Nurse
Ed Ernstes    Cafe Customer
Elizabeth Stenholt    Mallory
Alex Ludwig    Boy on Beach
Harry Musselwhite    The White Queen
Griffin Carlson    Anthony

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Production and Technical Credits

Dorothy Tristan    Screenwriter
Doreen Bartoni    Producer
Andrew Tallackson    Producer
Allen Turner    Producer
Kelly Daisy    Producer
Garth H. Drabinsky    Executive Producer
Dennis M. O'Connor    Editor
Orville Stoeber    Composer
Misha Suslov    Director of Photography

Featured DVD Review: The Looking Glass

January 25th, 2016

The Looking Glass

The Looking Glass was a labor of love for a small town, which you can read about on the official site. It is also a very small movie, costing just $300,000 to make. Does it work? Or does the small budget result in a small movie? More...

Home Market Releases for January 12th, 2016

January 12th, 2016

David Bowie: Blackstar

It is a busy week for first run releases with four of them on this week's list. Of these, The Martian is the biggest and the best. It would have been the Pick of the Week except for two things. One, the screener is late. Two, David Bowie passed away over the weekend. He died after an 18-month battle with cancer and just two days after his last album came out. This is the the most poignant Rock'n'Roll death since Freddie Mercury and it seems fitting to give Blackstar the title of Pick of the Week. More...

Per Theater Chart: Suffragette Voted Top Film on Per Theater Chart

October 27th, 2015


Suffragette started its potential Oscar-run earning first place on the per theater chart with an average of $19,056 in four theaters. That suggests room to grow, but perhaps not enough to expand truly wide. It will need to last in theaters long enough for Awards Season nominations to be announced and if it can do well then, it will boost its box office chances. Heart of a Dog was next with an opening of $13,893 in one theater. Room was the only holdover in the $10,000 club earning an average of $10,856 in 23 theaters. It will earn some measure of mainstream success, but unless Brie Larson earns some major Awards Season nominations, it won't expand truly wide. More...

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/10/23 100 $214   2 $107   $214 1
2015/11/27 73 $1,250   1 $1,250   $1,711 6

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/10/23 100 $461   2 $231   $461 1
2015/11/27 86 $1,250   1 $1,250   $1,711 6

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