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Army of Darkness (1993)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $11,502,976Details
International Box Office $10,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $21,502,976
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
72% - Fresh
87% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

Movie Details

Production Budget:$11,000,000
Domestic Releases: February 19th, 1993 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: October 27th, 2015 by Shout Factory
MPAA Rating: R for violence and horror.
Running Time: 89 minutes
Franchise: Evil Dead
Comparisons: vs. Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension
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Keywords: Time Travel, Possessed, Amputee
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,878 $353,275 Mar 12, 1993 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,628 $1,064,705 Mar 5, 1993 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,429 $2,274,285 Feb 26, 1993 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,129 $4,424,535 Feb 19, 1993 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,102 1,387 Feb 19, 1993 3


Angela Featherstone    Girl in S-Mart
   Ashley J. 'Ash' Williams/Evil Ash/Mini-Ash
Bridget Fonda    Linda
Ted Raimi    Cowardly Warrior/Second Supportive Villager/S-Mart Clerk
Sam Raimi    Knight in Sweatshirt and Sneakers
Ian Abercrombie    Wiseman

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Danny Elfman

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/02/19 6 $4,424,535   1,387 $3,190   $4,424,535 3
1993/02/26 9 $2,274,285 -49% 1,391 $1,635   $7,800,345 10
1993/03/05 15 $1,064,705 -53% 1,151 $925   $9,548,050 17
1993/03/12 24 $353,275 -67% 450 $785   $10,224,970 24

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/02/19 6 $5,526,060   1,387 $3,984   $5,526,060 7
1993/02/26 9 $2,957,285 -46% 1,391 $2,126   $8,483,345 14
1993/03/05 14 $1,388,350 -53% 1,151 $1,206   $9,871,695 21