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Porfirio (2013)

Porfirio poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $2,358Details
Worldwide Box Office $2,358
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Paralyzed from the waist down by a stray police bullet, the title character in Alejandro Landes’s film spends his days selling minutes on his cell phone, flirting with his comely neighbor— and secretly plotting his revenge. Landes worked on the film for five years, creating a tale that joins the most intimate details of Porfirio’s day-to-day life with a recreation of his attempt to hijack an airplane


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time International Box Office (Rank 11,901-12,000) 11,908 $2,358
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 21,101-21,200) 21,177 $2,358

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 8th, 2013 (Limited) by Magic Lantern
International Releases: February 1st, 2013 (Wide) (Mexico)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 101 minutes
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Keywords: Biography, Confined to a Wheelchair, Paralysis / Loss of a Limb, Fictionalized Version of Yourself, Relatives Playing Relatives
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Carmelita Films, Campo Cine, Control Z Films, Atopic
Production Countries: Colombia

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Jarlisson Ramierez Reinoso    Lissin
Yor Jasbleidy Santos Torres    Jasbleidy

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Production and Technical Credits

Alejandro Landes    Screenwriter
Francisco Aljure    Producer
Alejandro Landes    Producer
Francisco Aljure    Executive Producer
Jorge Manrique Behrens    Executive Producer
Maja Zimmerman    Executive Producer
Eliane D. Katz    Editor
Thimios Bakatakis    Director of Photography
Jorge Manrique Behrens    Co-Producer
Nicolas Avruj    Co-Producer
Diego Lerman    Co-Producer
Fernando Epstein    Co-Producer
Antonio Segovia    Co-Producer
Christophe Gougeon    Co-Producer
Ruben Cabrera    Associate Producer
Thomas Nickel    Associate Producer
Alejandro Ezpeleta    Assistant Director
Raul Locatelli    Sound Recordist
Lena Esquenazi    Sound Designer
Thomas Varvias    First Assistant Camera
Alejandro Vallejo    Second Assistant Camera
Gustavo Pazmin Perea    Production Manager
Fernando Zuber    Post Production Manager

Limited Releases: Glimpse Inside the Limited Releases

February 8th, 2013

While there are a number of diverse limited releases this week, only two of them are earning overwhelmingly positive reviews. Those two are Lore and Caesar Must Die. Neither has a real shot at mainstream success, as foreign language films and documentaries rarely expand significantly. Hopefully they will at least find a receptive audience in the art house circuit. More...

Weekend Box Office Performance

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Weekly Box Office Performance

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Mexico 2/1/2013 $650 1 1 3 $2,358 12/14/2015
International Total$2,358 12/14/2015

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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