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Sidemen: Long Road to Glory (2017)

Sidemen: Long Road to Glory
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $31,399Details
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An intimate look at the lives and legacies of three legendary bluesmen; piano player Pinetop Perkins, drummer Willie 'Big Eyes' Smith and guitarist Hubert Sumlin, all Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf sidemen. The film captures some of the last interviews and final live performances, before their deaths in 2011.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 12,801-12,900) 12,813 $31,399
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 17,901-18,000) 17,910 $31,399
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,374 $31,399

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 18th, 2017 (Limited) by Abramorama Films
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 78 minutes
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Keywords: Biography, Musicians, Rhythm and Blues, 2000s, 2010s
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Abramorama, Red Hawk Films, Red Thread Productions
Production Countries: United States

Documentary Subject(s)

Pinetop Perkins*    Himself
Hubert Sumlin    Himself
Willie “Big Eyes” Smith*    Himself


Marc Maron    Narrator


Gregg Allman    Himself
Joe Bonamassa    Himself
Robby Krieger    Himself
Bonnie Raitt    Herself
Johnny Winter    Himself
Joe Perry    Himself
Warren Haynes    Himself
Kenny Wayne Shepherd    Himself
Derek Trucks    Himself

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Production and Technical Credits

Scott Rosenbaum    Producer
Jasin Cadic    Screenwriter
Scott Rosenbaum    Screenwriter
Emmett James    Producer
Joseph White    Producer
Jasin Cadic    Producer
Tony Grazia    Producer
Alan Rudolph    Executive Producer
Fabrizio Grossi    Executive Producer
Pat Scalabrino    Executive Producer
Bo Mehrad    Editor
Fabrizio Grossi    Composer
Lance Lopez    Composer

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/08/18 63 $6,120   1 $6,120   $6,120 1
2017/08/25 74 $5,180 -15% 3 $1,727   $13,727 2
2017/09/01 91 $2,737 -47% 3 $912   $18,269 3
2017/09/08 112 $537 -80% 3 $179   $23,136 4
2017/09/15 82 $3,683 +586% 3 $1,228   $28,150 5
2017/09/22 89 $1,412 -62% 4 $353   $31,399 6

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/08/18 70 $8,547   1 $8,547   $8,547 1
2017/08/25 77 $6,985 -18% 1 $6,985   $15,532 2
2017/09/01 83 $7,067 +1% 1 $7,067   $22,599 3
2017/09/08 97 $1,868 -74% 1 $1,868   $24,467 4
2017/09/15 89 $5,520 +196% 6 $920   $29,987 5

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