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Cry Freedom (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $5,899,797Details
International Box Office $20,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $25,899,797
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
81% - Fresh
Audience
88% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$29,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 6th, 1987 (Wide) by Universal
Comparisons: vs. Rob Roy
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Keywords: Biography, House Arrest
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 146 $802,235 Feb 19, 1988 108
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,780 $98,272 Dec 11, 1987 38
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,165 $318,723 Nov 6, 1987 3

Cast

Kevin Kline    Donald Woods
   Steve Biko
Julian Glover    Don Card
Ian McNeice   
Kevin McNally    Ken

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    George Fenton
Producer    Richard Attenborough

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/11/06 19 $318,723   27 $11,805   $318,723 3
1987/12/11 25 $98,272   19 $5,172   $1,848,422 38
1988/02/19 12 $802,235   479 $1,675   $3,487,583 108

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance