The Emperor's New Clothes

During Napoleon's exile on St. Helena, some loyalists hire a look-alike to swap places with the deposed Emperor. While the impostor lives in luxury on the island, the real Napoleon returns to Paris in order to retake the throne.


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Summary Details
DistributorParamount Classics
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2 theaters
Running Time1 hr 48 min
GenresComedy Drama Romance
In Release201 days/28 weeks
Widest Release41 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Jun 28-3037$84,420+1,449.6%28+26$3,015$104,4203
Jul 5-739$70,890-16%29+1$2,444$221,0264
Jul 12-1445$52,909-25.4%32+3$1,653$302,1585
Jul 19-2147$59,186+11.9%41+9$1,443$390,8216
Jul 26-2850$54,247-8.3%40-1$1,356$476,3977
Aug 2-458$30,736-43.3%30-10$1,024$533,4398
Aug 9-1162$28,488-7.3%32+2$890$574,2279
Jun 14-1670$7,474-2-$3,737$7,4741
Aug 16-1872$18,231-36%24-8$759$607,13210
Aug 30-Sep 173$7,220+3.4%11-6$656$633,91012
Jun 21-2380$5,448-27.1%2-$2,724$16,9462
Aug 30-Sep 2
Labor Day wknd
Aug 23-25101$6,984-61.7%17-7$410$622,53411
Sep 6-8110$3,225-55.3%8-3$403$640,62813
Sep 13-15116$4,384+35.9%6-2$730$647,80214
Oct 4-6119$2,561+4.5%7-6$365$659,43517
Sep 27-29123$2,450+14.8%13+2$188$655,82216
Sep 20-22131$2,135-51.3%11+5$194$652,38015