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Amadeus (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $51,973,029Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$18,000,000
Domestic Releases: September 19th, 1984 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
April 5th, 2002 (Limited) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: December 17th, 1997 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for brief nudity (Director's Cut)
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Keywords: Biography, Performing Arts, Musicians, Professional Rivalry, Child Prodigy
Source:Based on Play
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 47th Weekend 33 $55,195 Aug 9, 1985 327
Biggest Domestic 46th Weekend 41 $49,551 Aug 2, 1985 320
Biggest Domestic 45th Weekend 40 $61,351 Jul 26, 1985 313
Biggest Domestic 44th Weekend 35 $77,987 Jul 19, 1985 306
Biggest Domestic 43rd Weekend 30 $90,322 Jul 12, 1985 299
Biggest Domestic 42nd Weekend 21 $108,720 Jul 5, 1985 292
Biggest Domestic 41st Weekend 23 $107,797 Jun 28, 1985 285
Biggest Domestic 40th Weekend 23 $115,084 Jun 21, 1985 278
Biggest Domestic 39th Weekend 16 $209,800 Jun 14, 1985 271
Biggest Domestic 38th Weekend 18 $277,872 Jun 7, 1985 264
Fastest to $50m 1,494 $50,138,356 Jun 7, 1985 264
Biggest Domestic 37th Weekend 17 $389,056 May 31, 1985 257
Biggest Domestic 36th Weekend 11 $626,770 May 24, 1985 250
Biggest Domestic 35th Weekend 15 $587,663 May 17, 1985 243
Biggest Domestic 34th Weekend 15 $538,636 May 10, 1985 236
Biggest Domestic 33rd Weekend 14 $650,283 May 3, 1985 229
Biggest Domestic 32nd Weekend 12 $790,154 Apr 26, 1985 222
Biggest Domestic 31st Weekend 12 $991,391 Apr 19, 1985 215
Biggest Domestic 30th Weekend 8 $1,446,212 Apr 12, 1985 208
Biggest Domestic 29th Weekend 9 $1,976,987 Apr 5, 1985 201
Biggest Domestic 28th Weekend 8 $2,013,210 Mar 29, 1985 194
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 11 $1,405,027 Mar 22, 1985 187
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 20 $916,131 Mar 15, 1985 180
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 28 $831,126 Mar 8, 1985 173
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 26 $1,000,472 Mar 1, 1985 166
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 32 $1,093,433 Feb 22, 1985 159
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 28 $1,214,634 Feb 15, 1985 152
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 30 $1,509,004 Feb 8, 1985 145
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 47 $1,296,953 Feb 1, 1985 138

Cast

F. Murray Abraham    Antonio Salieri
Tom Hulce    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Elizabeth Berridge    Constanze Mozart
Simon Callow    Emanuel Schikaneder
Roy Dotrice    Leopold Mozart
Christine Ebersole    Katerina Cavalieri
Jeffrey Jones    Emperor Joseph II
Charles Kay    Count Orsini-Rosenberg
Kenny Baker    Parody Commendatore
Cynthia Nixon    Lorl
Vincent Schiavelli    Salieri's Valet

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Saul Zaentz
Special Effects    Neil Corbould

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/09/21 14 $505,276   25 $20,211   $655,411 5
1984/09/28 17 $500,910 -1% 25 $20,036   $1,404,057 12
1984/10/05 14 $781,958 +56% 66 $11,848   $2,541,918 19
1984/10/12 12 $1,016,836 +30% 118 $8,617   $3,627,088 26
1984/10/19 14 $936,675 -8% 124 $7,554   $4,976,735 33
1984/10/26 14 $866,722 -7% 110 $7,879   $6,224,690 40
1984/11/02 13 $887,477 +2% 111 $7,995   $7,519,419 47
1984/11/09 6 $1,560,260 +76% 419 $3,724   $9,287,154 54
1984/11/16 8 $1,358,236 -13% 407 $3,337   $11,215,329 61
1984/11/23 9 $1,652,737 +22% 372 $4,443   $13,557,200 68
1984/11/30 8 $1,104,448 -33% 382 $2,891   $15,061,352 75
1984/12/07 10 $634,773 -43% 337 $1,884   $16,015,463 82
1984/12/14 12 $399,321 -37% 244 $1,637   $16,691,352 89
1984/12/21 16 $438,959 +10% 124 $3,540   $17,374,467 96
1984/12/28 15 $960,607 +119% 139 $6,911   $18,612,824 103
1985/01/04 15 $656,786 -32% 140 $4,691   $19,496,703 110
1985/01/11 16 $680,899 +4% 144 $4,728   $20,539,902 117
1985/01/18 19 $494,534 -27% 154 $3,211   $21,298,243 124
1985/01/25 18 $572,484 +16% 155 $3,693   $22,075,492 131
1985/02/01 7 $1,296,953 +127% 514 $2,523   $23,638,710 138
1985/02/08 9 $1,509,004 +16% 501 $3,012   $25,595,644 145
1985/02/15 13 $1,214,634 -20% 374 $3,248   $27,267,335 152
1985/02/22 8 $1,093,433 -10% 478 $2,288   $28,746,160 159
1985/03/01 11 $1,000,472 -9% 435 $2,300   $30,133,694 166
1985/03/08 11 $831,126 -17% 387 $2,148   $31,329,290 173
1985/03/15 11 $916,131 +10% 390 $2,349   $32,660,123 180
1985/03/22 11 $1,405,027 +53% 489 $2,873   $34,518,639 187
1985/03/29 12 $2,013,210 +43% 546 $3,687   $37,532,120 194
1985/04/05 10 $1,976,987 -2% 802 $2,465   $40,457,689 201
1985/04/12 11 $1,446,212 -27% 685 $2,111   $42,850,568 208
1985/04/19 14 $991,391 -31% 564 $1,758   $44,389,371 215
1985/04/26 15 $790,154 -20% 521 $1,517   $45,567,753 222
1985/05/03 17 $650,283 -18% 461 $1,411   $46,595,340 229
1985/05/10 17 $538,636 -17% 406 $1,327   $47,434,743 236
1985/05/17 14 $587,663 +9% 456 $1,289   $48,249,702 243
1985/05/24 12 $626,770 +7% 321 $1,953   $49,146,743 250
1985/05/31 13 $389,056 -38% 331 $1,175   $49,658,280 257
1985/06/07 15 $277,872 -29% 256 $1,085   $50,138,356 264
1985/06/14 16 $209,800 -24% 179 $1,172   $50,459,166 271
1985/06/21 19 $115,084 -45% 103 $1,117   $50,706,016 278
1985/06/28 20 $107,797 -6% 102 $1,057   $50,888,548 285
1985/07/05 19 $108,720 +1% 78 $1,394   $51,049,369 292
1985/07/12 21 $90,322 -17% 74 $1,221   $51,222,849 299
1985/07/19 22 $77,987 -14% 64 $1,219   $51,359,142 306
1985/07/26 24 $61,351 -21% 43 $1,427   $51,427,420 313
1985/08/02 26 $49,551 -19% 43 $1,152   $51,493,548 320
1985/08/09 27 $55,195 +11% 37 $1,492   $51,564,280 327
2002/04/05 43 $86,764   18 $4,820   $86,764 6,410
2002/04/12 52 $57,571 -34% 14 $4,112   $181,016 6,417
2002/04/19 52 $51,887 -10% 17 $3,052   $258,650 6,424
2002/04/26 68 $29,444 -43% 14 $2,103   $311,626 6,431
2002/05/03 71 $14,173 -52% 9 $1,575   $339,531 6,438
2002/05/10 77 $9,595 -32% 9 $1,066   $356,369 6,445
2002/05/17 84 $4,458 -54% 6 $743   $366,401 6,452

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/09/21 14 $753,012   25 $30,120   $903,147 9
1984/09/28 16 $856,813 +14% 25 $34,273   $1,759,960 16
1984/10/05 15 $850,292 -1% 66 $12,883   $2,610,252 23
1984/10/12 11 $1,429,808 +68% 118 $12,117   $4,040,060 30
1984/10/19 13 $1,317,908 -8% 124 $10,628   $5,357,968 37
1984/10/26 14 $1,273,974 -3% 110 $11,582   $6,631,942 44
1984/11/02 14 $1,094,952 -14% 111 $9,864   $7,726,894 51
1984/11/09 6 $2,130,199 +95% 419 $5,084   $9,857,093 58
1984/11/16 7 $2,047,370 -4% 407 $5,030   $11,904,463 65
1984/11/23 9 $2,052,441 n/c 372 $5,517   $13,956,904 72
1984/11/30 7 $1,423,786 -31% 382 $3,727   $15,380,690 79
1984/12/07 9 $911,341 -36% 337 $2,704   $16,292,031 86
1984/12/14 11 $643,477 -29% 244 $2,637   $16,935,508 93
1984/12/21 15 $716,709 +11% 124 $5,780   $17,652,217 100
1984/12/28 14 $1,187,700 +66% 139 $8,545   $18,839,917 107
1985/01/04 13 $1,019,086 -14% 140 $7,279   $19,859,003 114
1985/01/11 16 $944,706 -7% 144 $6,560   $20,803,709 121
1985/01/18 18 $699,299 -26% 154 $4,541   $21,503,008 128
1985/01/25 16 $838,749 +20% 155 $5,411   $22,341,757 135
1985/02/01 6 $1,744,883 +108% 514 $3,395   $24,086,640 142
1985/02/08 9 $1,966,061 +13% 501 $3,924   $26,052,701 149
1985/02/15 13 $1,600,026 -19% 374 $4,278   $27,652,727 156
1985/02/22 9 $1,480,495 -7% 478 $3,097   $29,133,222 163
1985/03/01 11 $1,364,942 -8% 435 $3,138   $30,498,164 170
1985/03/08 11 $1,245,828 -9% 387 $3,219   $31,743,992 177
1985/03/15 10 $1,369,620 +10% 390 $3,512   $33,113,612 184
1985/03/22 9 $2,405,298 +76% 489 $4,919   $35,518,910 191
1985/03/29 11 $2,961,792 +23% 546 $5,425   $38,480,702 198
1985/04/05 10 $2,923,654 -1% 802 $3,645   $41,404,356 205
1985/04/12 11 $1,993,624 -32% 685 $2,910   $43,397,980 212
1985/04/19 13 $1,379,619 -31% 564 $2,446   $44,777,599 219
1985/04/26 14 $1,167,458 -15% 521 $2,241   $45,945,057 226
1985/05/03 17 $951,050 -19% 461 $2,063   $46,896,107 233
1985/05/10 16 $765,932 -19% 406 $1,887   $47,662,039 240
1985/05/17 10 $857,934 +12% 456 $1,881   $48,519,973 247
1985/05/24 11 $749,251 -13% 321 $2,334   $49,269,224 254
1985/05/31 12 $591,260 -21% 331 $1,786   $49,860,484 261
1985/06/07 14 $388,882 -34% 256 $1,519   $50,249,366 268
1985/06/14 16 $341,566 -12% 179 $1,908   $50,590,932 275
1985/06/21 17 $189,819 -44% 103 $1,843   $50,780,751 282
1985/06/28 18 $159,898 -16% 102 $1,568   $50,940,649 289
1985/07/05 18 $191,878 +20% 78 $2,460   $51,132,527 296
1985/07/12 20 $148,628 -23% 74 $2,008   $51,281,155 303
1985/07/19 19 $84,914 -43% 64 $1,327   $51,366,069 310
1985/07/26 23 $77,928 -8% 43 $1,812   $51,443,997 317
1985/08/02 26 $65,088 -16% 43 $1,514   $51,509,085 324
2002/04/05 41 $123,445   18 $6,858   $123,445 6,414
2002/04/12 51 $83,318 -33% 14 $5,951   $206,763 6,421
2002/04/19 52 $75,419 -9% 17 $4,436   $282,182 6,428
2002/04/26 63 $43,176 -43% 14 $3,084   $325,358 6,435
2002/05/03 70 $21,416 -50% 9 $2,380   $346,774 6,442
2002/05/10 72 $15,169 -29% 9 $1,685   $361,943 6,449