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
DateRankWeekly %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeek
Jun 14-2073$11,498-2-$5,749$11,4981
Jun 21-2774$8,502-26.1%2-$4,251$20,0002
Jun 28-Jul 439$130,136+1,430.7%28+26$4,647$150,1363
Jul 5-1140$99,113-23.8%29+1$3,417$249,2494
Jul 12-1846$82,386-16.9%32+3$2,574$331,6355
Jul 19-2548$90,515+9.9%41+9$2,207$422,1506
Jul 26-Aug 152$80,553-11%40-1$2,013$502,7037
Aug 2-866$43,036-46.6%30-10$1,434$545,7398
Aug 9-1564$43,162+0.3%32+2$1,348$588,9019
Aug 16-2277$26,649-38.3%24-8$1,110$615,55010
Aug 23-29102$11,140-58.2%17-7$655$626,69011
Aug 30-Sep 5102$10,713-3.8%11-6$973$637,40312
Sep 6-12107$6,015-43.9%8-3$751$643,41813
Sep 13-19111$6,827+13.5%6-2$1,137$650,24514
Sep 20-26118$3,127-54.2%11+5$284$653,37215
Sep 27-Oct 3122$3,502+12%13+2$269$656,87416