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Michael (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $15,151Details
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Michael, a seemingly meek insurance agent, has a secret: he's holding 10-year-old Wolfgang captive in a locked room in his basement. Chronicling a five month period, this is a portrait of how seemingly mundane lives can hide the darkest secrets.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 13,701-13,800) 13,748 $15,151
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 18,701-18,800) 18,732 $15,151
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 6,101-6,200) 6,163 $15,151

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 15th, 2012 (Limited) by Strand
Video Release: May 15th, 2012 by Strand Home
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 96 minutes
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Keywords: Sex Crimes, Kidnap, Directing Yourself, Split Screen
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Stadtkino Filmverleih, Nikolaus Geyrhalter
Production Countries: Austria

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

David Rauchenberger    Wolfgang
Christine Kain    Mother
Ursula Strauss    Sister
Xaver Winkler    Nephew 1
Thomas Pfalzmann    Nephew 2

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Production and Technical Credits

Markus Schleinzer    Screenwriter
Kathrin Resetarits    Co-Director
Nikolaus Geyrhalter    Producer
Markus Glaser    Producer
Michael Kitzberger    Producer
Wolfgang Widerhofer    Producer
Michael Kitzberger    Line Producer
Louis Oellerer    Production Manager
Gerald Kerkletz    Cinematographer
Carmen Loley    Casting
Martina Poel    Casting
Lisa Olah    Casting
Markus Schleinzer    Casting
Antje Hochholdinger    Casting
Catalina Molina    Casting
Kathrin Resetarits    Casting
Meri Dukovska    Casting
Albert Meisl    Casting
Nicole Twardowsky    Casting
Catherine Radam    Child Casting
Daniel Helmer    Child Casting
Alex Trejo    Child Director
Veronika Hlawatsch    Sound Designer
Bernhard Maisch    Sound Mixer
Katrin Huber    Production Designer
Gerhard Dohr    Production Designer
Hanya Barakat    Costume Designer
Wiltrud Derschmidt    Makeup
Wolfgang Widerhofer    Editor

Per Theater Chart: Unbreakable Vow

February 22nd, 2012

No films topped $10,000 on the per theaters chart; in fact, none of them come close. The Vow came closest with an average of $7,798. Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance was the best new release at an average of $6,968, while the best new limited release was Undefeated at $6,633. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2012/02/17 81 $3,366   1 $3,366   $4,546 1
2012/02/24 79 $4,163 +24% 2 $2,082   $11,006 2
2012/03/09 113 $114   1 $114   $14,306 4
2012/05/18 106 $737   2 $369   $15,151 14

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2012/02/17 81 $5,663   1 $5,663   $6,843 2
2012/02/24 78 $7,349 +30% 2 $3,675   $14,192 3
2012/03/09 115 $222   1 $222   $14,414 5
2012/05/18 89 $737   2 $369   $15,151 15

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