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Travolti da un insolito destino nell’azzurro mare d’agosto (1997)

Travolti da un insolito destino nell’azzurro mare d’agosto
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,876Details
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On an elegant yacht cruising off the coast of Sardinia, Raffaella, a rich and stunning capitalist, enjoys tormenting Gennarino, a Communist sailor. Fate weaves a different scenario and roles become reversed when the two find themselves stranded together on a deserted island. Raffaella must submit to Gennarino in order to survive, which culminates in a dramatic climax when they are rescued. They must determine if their love can survive the harsh realities of civilization.


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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 14th, 2017 (Limited) by Kino Lorber, released as Swept Away
Video Release: November 19th, 1997 by Fox Lorber, released as Swept Away
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 115 minutes
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Keywords: Mediterranean Sea, Communism, Marooned, On a Boat, Romance, LGBT, Cross-Class Romance
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Medusa Ditribuzione
Production Countries: Italy

Leading Cast

   Raffaella Pavone Lanzetti
   Gennarino Carunchio

Supporting Cast

Riccardo Salvino    Signor Pavone Lanzetti
Eros Pagni    Pippe
Isa Danieli    Anna
Aldo Puglisi    Gennarino’s Guy
Anna Melita   
Giuseppe Durini   
Luis Suarez   
Lorenzo Piani   

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Production and Technical Credits

Lina Wertmuller    Screenwriter
Romano Cardarelli    Producer
Piero Piccioni    Composer
Giulio Battiferri    Director of Photography
Giuseppe Fornari    Director of Photography
Stefano Ricciotti    Director of Photography

Theater Averages: Going From A to Zed with $27,544

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/04/14 86 $1,011   1 $1,011   $1,011 1
2017/04/21 85 $1,236 +22% 1 $1,236   $2,247 2
2017/04/28 90 $732 -41% 1 $732   $3,813 3
2017/05/05 89 $351 -52% 1 $351   $4,164 4
2017/05/12 90 $780 +122% 1 $780   $4,944 5
2017/06/09 86 $624   2 $312   $7,876 9

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/04/21 84 $2,070   1 $2,070   $3,081 2