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1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,099,531Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
39% - Rotten
51% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 9th, 1992 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 153 minutes
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Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Companies: Percy Main, Legende Films, Cyrk
Production Countries: France,
United Kingdom,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,987 $1,305,392 Oct 16, 1992 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,842 $2,542,210 Oct 9, 1992 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,727 1,008 Oct 9, 1992 3


Armand Assante    Sanchez
Sigourney Weaver    Queen Isabel
Loren Dean    Older Fernando
Angela Molina    Beatrix
Fernando Rey    Marchena
Michael Wincott    Adrian de Moxica
Tcheky Karyo    Pinzon
Kevin Dunn    Capt. Mendez
Mark Margolis    Bobadilla
Juan Diego Botto    Diego
Achero Manas    Ship's Boy
Frank Langella    Santangel
Kario Salem    Arojaz
Billy Sullivan    Fernando, Aged 10
John Heffernan    Brother Buyl
Arnold Vosloo    Guevara
Steven Waddington    Bartolome
Fernando G. Cuervo    Giacomo
Jose Ferrer    Alonso
Bercelio Moya    Utapan
Fernando Garcia Rimada    King Ferdinand
Albert Vidal    Hernando de Talavera
Isabel Prinz    Duenna
Angela Rosal    Pinzon's Wife
Jack Taylor    Vicuna

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Roselyn Bosch
Producer    Ridley Scott
Producer    Alain Goldman
Executive Producer    Mimi Polk
Executive Producer    Iain Smith
Production Designer    Norris Spencer
Editor    William Anderson
Editor    Francoise Bonnot
Editor    Leslie Healey
Editor    Deborah Zeitman
Editor    Armen Minasian
Composer    Vangelis
Director of Photography    Adrian Biddle
Associate Producer    Garth Thomas
Production Supervisor    Patrick Clayton
Production Supervisor    Josep Antoni Perez-Giner
Assistant Director    Terry Needham
Second Unit Director    Hugh Johnson
Supervising Art Director    Benjamin Fernandez
Supervising Art Director    Les Tomkins
Art Director    Raul Antonio Paton
Art Director    Kevin Phipps
Art Director    Martin Hitchcock
Art Director    Luke Scott
Set Decorator    Ann Mollo
Costume Designer    Charles Knode
Costume Designer    Barbara Rutter
Costume Supervisor    Andres Fernandez
Sound Mixer    Pierre Gamet
Re-recording Mixer    John Hayward
Supervising Sound Editor    Jim Shields
Sound Editor    Peter Best
Sound Editor    Derek Holding
Sound Editor    Robert Risk
Sound Editor    Rocky Phelan
Sound Editor    Ron Davis
Music Editor    Robin Clarke
Make up    Jose Antonio Sanchez
Hairstylist    Paula Gillespie
Casting Director    Louis DiGiaimo
Stunt Coordinator    Greg Powell

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/10/09 7 $2,542,210   1,008 $2,522   $2,542,210 3
1992/10/16 9 $1,305,392 -49% 1,008 $1,295   $4,883,146 10

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/10/09 7 $3,577,754   1,008 $3,549   $3,577,754 7