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Pelle erobreren (1988)

Pelle erobreren
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,053,931Details
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Synopsis

Lasse, an elderly and widowed farmer, and his young son Pelle join a boat-load of immigrants to escape from impoverished rural Sweden to Denmark's Baltic island of Bornholm. It is ultimately their loving relationship which sustains them through a difficult year on a new farm.

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,101-7,200) 7,159 $2,053,931
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,701-9,800) 9,717 $2,053,931

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 21st, 1988 (Wide) by Miramax, released as Pelle the Conqueror
February 24th, 2017 (Limited) by Film Movement, released as Pelle the Conqueror
Video Release: May 30th, 2017 by Film Movement Video, released as Pelle the Conqueror
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 157 minutes
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Keywords: Foreign Language, Immigration, Coming of Age, Denmark, 1800s, Bigotry, Bullies, Depression, Addiction, Young Child Dealing with the Death of a Parent, Death of a Spouse or Fiancée / Fiancé, Widow/Widower, Domestic Abuse
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Holst Films, Svensk Filmindustri
Production Countries: Denmark,
Sweden

Leading Cast

   Lasse Karlsson
   Rud

Supporting Cast

Pelle Hvenegaard    Pelle
Björn Granath    Erik
Erik Paaske    Foreman
Astrid Villaume    Mrs. Kongstrup
Axel Strøbye    Kongstrup
Kristina Tornqvist    Anna
Karen Wegener    Mrs. Olsen
Lars Simonsen    Niels Køller

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Bille August    Screenwriter
Per Olov Enquist    Screenwriter
Bjarne Reuter    Screenwriter
Martin Andersen Nexo    Based on a novel by
Per Holst    Producer
Jorgen Persson    Cinematographer
Janus Billeskov Jansen    Editor
Kaj Gronberg    Make up
Tove Berg    Assistant Director
Stefan Nilsson    Composer
Anna Asp    Production Designer
Lars Kolvig    Production Manager
Kicki Ilander    Costume Designer

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1989/01/27 36 $66,022   14 $4,716   $452,998 6
2017/02/24 69 $1,676   1 $1,676   $454,674 1,471
2017/03/03 81 $862 -49% 2 $431   $457,572 1,472
2017/03/10 83 $227 -74% 2 $114   $458,001 1,473
2017/03/17 81 $974 +329% 2 $487   $459,660 1,474
2017/03/24 83 $353 -64% 21 $17   $461,716 1,475
2017/03/31 83 $49 -86% 1 $49   $461,795 1,476
2017/04/21 98 $329   2 $165   $462,595 1,479

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/02/24 65 $3,712   1 $3,712   $456,710 1,472
2017/03/03 77 $1,064 -71% 2 $532   $457,774 1,473
2017/03/10 74 $912 -14% 4 $228   $458,686 1,474
2017/03/17 73 $2,677 +194% 2 $1,339   $461,363 1,475
2017/03/24 80 $353 -87% 1 $353   $461,716 1,476
2017/03/31 86 $49 -86% 1 $49   $461,795 1,477
2017/04/14 92 $471   1 $471   $462,266 1,479
2017/04/28 89 $190   1 $190   $462,314 1,481

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