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Un monstruo de mil cabezas (2016)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $24,852Details
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $18,547 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $18,547
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  8. Trailer


When Sonia receives the news that her husband’s cancer has progressed to a terminal stage, she races to secure the insurance company approval for the care that can help him. Met with indifference and negligence at every turn, Sonia’s desperation triggers a primal survival instinct as a series of increasingly violent confrontations unfold.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 13,101-13,200) 13,119 $24,852
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 17,901-18,000) 17,949 $24,852
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 5,601-5,700) 5,633 $24,852

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 13th, 2016 (Limited) by Music Box Films, released as A Monster with a Thousand Heads
Video Release: August 9th, 2016 by Music Box Films Video, released as A Monster with a Thousand Heads
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 75 minutes
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Keywords: Courtroom Drama, Medical and Hospitals, Non-Chronological, Voiceover/Narration, Doctors
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Music Box Films, Buenaventura Cine, FIDECINE, Rio Negro, Eficine, Edenred, Grupo Herdez, Grupo Altavista, Revolution 435 D&C Cinema Maquina
Production Countries: Mexico

Leading Cast

   Sonia Bonet

Supporting Cast

Sebastian Aguirre Boeda*    Dario
Hugo Albores    Dr. Villalba
Fernando Alvarez Rebeil   
Miriam Balderas   
Francisco Barreiro    Baez
Maru Bravo   
Alejandra Cardenas Rios*    Elevator Girl #1
Jose Carriedo   
Ilya Cazes    Notary
Marisol Centeno    Lorena Morgan’s Assistant
Daniel Cubillo    Guillermo Castrejon
Emilio Echevarria    Sandoval
Ermando Espitia   
Veronica Falcon    Lorena Morgan
Angel Flores   
Daniel Gimenez Cacho    Nicolas Pietro
Noe Hernandez    Night Guard
Nora Huerta    Lilia
Ursula Pruneda    Monica
Harold Torres    Police Agent 1

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Production and Technical Credits

Laura Santullo    Screenwriter
Laura Santullo    Original Story by
Rodrigo Pla    Producer
Sandino Saravia Vinay*    Producer
Matthias Ehrenberg    Co-Producer
Ricardo Kleinbaum    Co-Producer
Luis Diaz    Co-Producer
Laura Santullo    Associate Producer
Yamandu Rodriguez    Associate Producer
Odei Zabaleta    Cinematographer
Barbara Enriquez    Art Director
Alejandro García    Art Director
Malena De La Riva    Costume Designer
Axel Munoz    Sound Mixer
Alejandro De Icaza    Sound Designer
Jacobo Lieberman    Composer
Leonardo Heiblum    Composer
Miguel Schverdfinger    Editor

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/05/13 77 $3,182   2 $1,591   $3,182 1
2016/05/20 68 $5,320 +67% 4 $1,330   $10,913 2
2016/05/27 79 $1,472 -72% 3 $491   $14,476 3
2016/06/10 85 $1,195   5 $239   $18,069 5
2016/07/08 82 $1,236   1 $1,236   $24,852 9

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/05/13 86 $4,875   2 $2,438   $5,593 1
2016/05/20 75 $7,411 +52% 4 $1,853   $13,004 2
2016/06/10 90 $2,136   5 $427   $19,010 5
2016/06/17 77 $3,481 +63% 4 $870   $22,491 6
2016/07/08 97 $1,236   1 $1,236   $24,852 9

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