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Los insolitos peces gato (2014)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $11,278Details
International Box Office $5,375Details
Worldwide Box Office $16,653
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $21,917 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $21,917
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Two unique women bond while recuperating in a hospital. Martha, a mother of four rambunctious and imaginative children, finds solace when she meets the younger woman, Claudia, and quickly the two build a strong relationship. When Martha invites Claudia to live with her family, Claudia unwittingly takes on the responsibility of becoming a surrogate mother to Martha’s children.


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Movie Details

Production Budget:$1,300,000
Domestic Releases: June 13th, 2014 (Limited) by Strand, released as The Amazing Catfish
International Releases: July 25th, 2014 (Wide) (Austria)
Video Release: July 29th, 2014 by Strand Home
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 95 minutes
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Keywords: Medical and Hospitals, Unexpected Families, Terminal Illness, Hispanic
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Cine Canibal, Jaqueca Films, Good Lap Production, Fondo Para La Produccion, Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografia
Production Countries: France,

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Production and Technical Credits

Claudia Sainte-Luce    Screenwriter
Geminiano Pineda    Producer
Ruby Castillo    Executive Producer
Christian Kregel    Executive Producer
Geminiano Pineda    Executive Producer
Philippe Akoka    Co-Producer
Alain Peyrollaz    Co-Producer
Agnes Godard    Cinematographer
Santiago Ricci    Editor
Frederic Le Louet    Sound Designer
Vincent Arnardi    Sound Mixer
Madame Recamier    Composer
Barbara Enriquez    Production Designer

Per Theater Chart: Jumping over the Competition

June 18th, 2014

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Limited Releases: Signaling Defeat

June 13th, 2014

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2014/06/13 103 $733   1 $733   $733 1
2014/06/20 83 $3,025 +313% 2 $1,513   $4,220 2
2014/06/27 93 $2,134 -29% 3 $711   $8,574 3
2014/07/04 91 $1,203 -44% 2 $602   $10,670 4
2014/07/11 104 $50 -96% 1 $50   $11,278 5

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2014/06/13 100 $1,195   1 $1,195   $1,195 1
2014/06/20 79 $5,245 +339% 2 $2,623   $6,440 2
2014/06/27 97 $3,027 -42% 3 $1,009   $9,467 3
2014/07/04 90 $1,761 -42% 2 $881   $11,228 4

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Austria 7/25/2014 $3,079 7 7 7 $5,375 12/17/2015
International Total$5,375 12/17/2015

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Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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