13. In early August, Virgin Information and twentieth Century Fox confirmed that the deliberate mid-August launch dates for each the soundtrack and movie could be delayed by three weeks amid Mariah’s continued restoration. The soundtrack’s launch was pushed to Sept. 11, and the movie would now hit theaters on Sept. 21.
14. The movie was certainly launched on Sept. 21, 10 days following the devastating occasions of 9/11. Throughout the premiere that happened on Sept. 21, Mariah mentioned she hoped the movie may present viewers’s with a light-hearted diversion however that “nothing can overshadow the occasions which have gone on, and I want to remain centered on that.”
15. It goes with out saying that Glitter was, properly, not precisely a success. The movie made a complete of $5.2 million on the field workplace on a reported $22 million manufacturing funds, and after the poor efficiency of each the film and soundtrack, Virgin Information dropped Mariah from the label regardless of having simply signed her months prior. Critics weren’t impressed, both, with the movie holding a six % approval score on Rotten Tomatoes.