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Braveheart (1995)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $75,545,647Details
International Box Office $133,500,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $209,045,647
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
78% - Certified Fresh
Audience
85% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$72,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 24th, 1995 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
February 16th, 1996 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
International Releases: June 17th, 1995 (Limited), released as Brave Heart (South Korea)
Video Release: August 29th, 2000 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for brutal medieval warfare
Running Time: 177 minutes
Comparisons: vs. Gladiator
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Keywords: Biography, Revenge
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 49th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 31 $42,111 Apr 26, 1996 341
Biggest 48th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 12 $112,868 Apr 19, 1996 334
Biggest 47th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7 $242,429 Apr 12, 1996 327
Biggest 46th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4 $437,436 Apr 5, 1996 320
Biggest 45th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4 $587,103 Mar 29, 1996 313
Biggest 44th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 12 $227,738 Mar 22, 1996 306
Biggest 43rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 11 $274,094 Mar 15, 1996 299
Biggest 42nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5 $523,855 Mar 8, 1996 292
Biggest 41st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3 $925,003 Mar 1, 1996 285
Biggest 40th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4 $1,007,119 Feb 23, 1996 278
Biggest 39th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3 $1,768,008 Feb 16, 1996 271
Biggest 32nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 176 $5,439 Dec 29, 1995 222
Biggest 30th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 211 $6,626 Dec 15, 1995 208
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 387 $29,057 Oct 27, 1995 159
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 336 $56,859 Oct 20, 1995 152
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 245 $130,164 Oct 13, 1995 145
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 200 $248,071 Oct 6, 1995 138
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 94 $681,641 Sep 29, 1995 131
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 62 $1,420,244 Sep 22, 1995 124
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 37 $2,323,343 Sep 15, 1995 117
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 824 $197,525 Aug 18, 1995 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 841 $239,815 Aug 11, 1995 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,181 $193,740 Aug 4, 1995 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 825 $406,626 Jul 28, 1995 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 710 $722,365 Jul 21, 1995 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 822 $1,003,467 Jul 14, 1995 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 798 $1,603,142 Jul 7, 1995 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 822 $2,444,831 Jun 30, 1995 40
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,246 $51,546,928 Jun 30, 1995 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 717 $4,045,862 Jun 23, 1995 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,143 $4,117,820 Jun 16, 1995 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,289 $5,489,172 Jun 9, 1995 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,449 $7,532,942 Jun 2, 1995 12
Biggest May Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 253 $12,908,202 May 26, 1995 5
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,393 $12,908,202 May 26, 1995 5
Widest Opening Weekend 2,152 2,035 May 26, 1995 5

Cast

   William Wallace
Sophie Marceau    Princess Isabelle
Brendan Gleeson    Hamish
Angus MacFadyen    Robert the Bruce
Catherine McCormack    Murron
Brian Cox    Argyle Wallace
Patrick McGoohan    Longshanks, King Edward I
Tommy Flanagan    Morrison
David O Hara   
Michael Byrne    Smythe

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    James Horner

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/05/26 3 $12,908,202   2,035 $6,343   $15,550,662 5
1995/06/02 4 $7,532,942 -42% 2,035 $3,702   $25,747,350 12
1995/06/09 5 $5,489,172 -27% 2,035 $2,697   $34,436,723 19
1995/06/16 6 $4,117,820 -25% 2,037 $2,022   $40,960,474 26
1995/06/23 6 $4,045,862 -2% 1,885 $2,146   $47,067,115 33
1995/06/30 9 $2,444,831 -40% 1,419 $1,723   $51,546,928 40
1995/07/07 11 $1,603,142 -34% 1,057 $1,517   $55,120,905 47
1995/07/14 14 $1,003,467 -37% 718 $1,398   $56,876,534 54
1995/07/21 17 $722,365 -28% 526 $1,373   $58,109,316 61
1995/07/28 20 $406,626 -44% 362 $1,123   $58,944,581 68
1995/08/04 30 $193,740 -52% 183 $1,059   $59,376,291 75
1995/08/11 30 $239,815 +24% 150 $1,599   $59,721,673 82
1995/08/18 37 $197,525 -18% 121 $1,632   $60,082,703 89
1995/09/15 6 $2,323,343   1,700 $1,367   $62,480,060 117
1995/09/22 10 $1,420,244 -39% 1,477 $962   $64,723,249 124
1995/09/29 17 $681,641 -52% 786 $867   $65,921,954 131
1995/10/06 27 $248,071 -64% 304 $816   $66,438,214 138
1995/10/13 33 $130,164 -48% 166 $784   $66,674,715 145
1995/10/20 46 $56,859 -56% 86 $661   $66,789,879 152
1995/10/27 54 $29,057 -49% 49 $593   $66,842,089 159
1995/12/15 60 $6,626   15 $442   $67,002,869 208
1995/12/29 72 $5,439   5 $1,088   $67,019,456 222
1996/02/16 13 $1,768,008   792 $2,232   $68,815,529 271
1996/02/23 17 $1,007,119 -43% 611 $1,648   $70,260,658 278
1996/03/01 16 $925,003 -8% 175 $5,286   $71,529,642 285
1996/03/08 23 $523,855 -43% 550 $952   $72,372,974 292
1996/03/15 28 $274,094 -48% 411 $667   $72,893,596 299
1996/03/22 29 $227,738 -17% 279 $816   $73,256,059 306
1996/03/29 21 $587,103 +158% 483 $1,216   $74,099,229 313
1996/04/05 23 $437,436 -25% 491 $891   $74,804,880 320
1996/04/12 27 $242,429 -45% 352 $689   $75,244,954 327
1996/04/19 34 $112,868 -53% 189 $597   $75,457,649 334
1996/04/26 47 $42,111 -63% 69 $610   $75,545,647 341

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/05/26 3 $15,571,948   2,035 $7,652   $18,214,408 9
1995/06/02 4 $10,733,143 -31% 2,035 $5,274   $28,947,551 16
1995/06/09 5 $7,895,103 -26% 2,035 $3,880   $36,842,654 23
1995/06/16 6 $6,178,599 -22% 2,037 $3,033   $43,021,253 30
1995/06/23 6 $6,080,844 -2% 1,885 $3,226   $49,102,097 37
1995/06/30 9 $4,415,666 -27% 1,419 $3,112   $53,517,763 44
1995/07/07 11 $2,355,304 -47% 1,057 $2,228   $55,873,067 51
1995/07/14 14 $1,513,884 -36% 718 $2,108   $57,386,951 58
1995/07/21 17 $1,151,004 -24% 526 $2,188   $58,537,955 65
1995/07/28 20 $644,596 -44% 362 $1,781   $59,182,551 72
1995/08/04 29 $299,307 -54% 183 $1,636   $59,481,858 79
1995/08/11 30 $403,320 +35% 150 $2,689   $59,885,178 86
1995/09/15 6 $3,146,288   1,700 $1,851   $63,303,005 121
1995/09/22 9 $1,937,308 -38% 1,477 $1,312   $65,240,313 128
1995/09/29 17 $949,830 -51% 786 $1,208   $66,190,143 135
1995/10/06 25 $354,408 -63% 304 $1,166   $66,544,551 142
1995/10/13 31 $188,469 -47% 166 $1,135   $66,733,020 149
1995/10/20 45 $80,012 -58% 86 $930   $66,813,032 156
1996/02/16 13 $2,206,018   792 $2,785   $69,253,539 275
1996/02/23 16 $1,351,100 -39% 611 $2,211   $70,604,639 282
1996/03/01 16 $1,244,480 -8% 175 $7,111   $71,849,119 289
1996/03/08 22 $770,383 -38% 550 $1,401   $72,619,502 296
1996/03/15 27 $408,819 -47% 411 $995   $73,028,321 303
1996/03/22 25 $483,805 +18% 279 $1,734   $73,512,126 310
1996/03/29 19 $855,318 +77% 483 $1,771   $74,367,444 317
1996/04/05 22 $635,081 -26% 491 $1,293   $75,002,525 324
1996/04/12 26 $342,256 -46% 352 $972   $75,344,781 331
1996/04/19 31 $158,755 -54% 189 $840   $75,503,536 338

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
South Korea 6/17/1995 $0 0 0 0 $6,680 8/2/2016
 
Rest of World $133,493,320
 
International Total$133,500,000 8/2/2016

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
9/6/2009282,254 82,254$1,849,898$1,849,898471
9/13/2009519,508-76% 101,762$438,739$2,288,637472
9/20/2009712,783-34% 114,545$287,481$2,576,118473
9/27/2009126,916-46% 121,461$155,535$2,731,653474
10/4/20091311,601+68% 133,062$260,914$2,992,567475
10/11/20091214,200+22% 147,262$288,113$3,280,680476
10/18/2009206,101-57% 153,363$121,967$3,402,647477
12/6/2009847,963 238,628$1,004,346$5,188,094484
1/10/20101325,596 277,153$511,659$5,958,198489
6/13/20101510,577 304,244$159,283$6,366,161511
1/15/20122010,952 372,238$109,414$7,045,403594
1/29/20122010,931 396,209$128,880$7,328,028596