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Dead Man Walking (1995)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $39,379,757Details
International Box Office $43,701,011
Worldwide Box Office $83,080,768
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
95% - Certified Fresh
Audience
86% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$11,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 29th, 1995 (Wide) by Gramercy
MPAA Rating: R for a depiction of a rape and murder
Comparisons: vs. The Shawshank Redemption
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Keywords: Prison
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Companies: Working Title Films

Cast

   Sister Helen Prejean
Sean Penn    Matthew Poncelet
Jeffrey Combs    Chaz
Jack Black    Craig Poncelet
Clancy Brown    State Trooper
R. Lee Ermey    Clyde Percy
Robert Prosky    Hilton Barber
Jon Abrahams    Sonny Poncelet
Lois Smith    Helen's Mother
Scott Wilson    Chaplain Farlely
Raymond J. Barry    Earl Delacroix

Production and Technical Credits

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Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/12/29 35 $118,266   4 $29,567   $118,266 3
1996/01/05 34 $117,772 n/c 6 $19,629   $284,918 10
1996/01/12 26 $470,717 +300% 27 $17,434   $827,468 17
1996/01/19 17 $1,722,766 +266% 180 $9,571   $2,699,414 24
1996/01/26 11 $2,259,782 +31% 374 $6,042   $5,563,222 31
1996/02/02 6 $3,571,599 +58% 714 $5,002   $9,959,557 38
1996/02/09 6 $2,883,970 -19% 821 $3,513   $13,852,327 45
1996/02/16 10 $3,369,119 +17% 816 $4,129   $18,221,058 52
1996/02/23 10 $2,298,818 -32% 757 $3,037   $21,210,706 59
1996/03/01 9 $2,138,434 -7% 803 $2,663   $24,057,992 66
1996/03/08 11 $1,689,639 -21% 796 $2,123   $26,426,659 73
1996/03/15 13 $1,211,581 -28% 766 $1,582   $28,299,423 80
1996/03/22 12 $1,324,472 +9% 770 $1,720   $30,228,488 87
1996/03/29 11 $1,519,008 +15% 771 $1,970   $32,460,168 94
1996/04/05 14 $1,098,509 -28% 769 $1,428   $34,163,268 101
1996/04/12 13 $857,595 -22% 718 $1,194   $35,563,324 108
1996/04/19 17 $593,443 -31% 562 $1,056   $36,504,596 115
1996/04/26 22 $344,512 -42% 406 $849   $37,106,668 122
1996/05/03 27 $257,965 -25% 314 $822   $37,538,485 129
1996/05/10 23 $334,223 +30% 465 $719   $38,000,175 136
1996/05/17 27 $280,987 -16% 435 $646   $38,459,413 143
1996/05/24 31 $221,591 -21% 286 $775   $38,816,383 150
1996/06/07 35 $86,630   160 $541   $39,144,125 164
1996/06/14 41 $44,060 -49% 108 $408   $39,236,664 171
1996/06/21 41 $35,228 -20% 64 $550   $39,311,306 178
1996/06/28 49 $20,752 -41% 39 $532   $39,357,987 185
1996/07/05 48 $16,122 -22% 23 $701   $39,379,757 192

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/12/29 35 $167,146   4 $41,787   $167,146 7
1996/01/05 32 $189,605 +13% 6 $31,601   $356,751 14
1996/01/12 25 $619,897 +227% 27 $22,959   $976,648 21
1996/01/19 17 $2,326,792 +275% 180 $12,927   $3,303,440 28
1996/01/26 11 $3,084,518 +33% 374 $8,247   $6,387,958 35
1996/02/02 6 $4,580,399 +48% 714 $6,415   $10,968,357 42
1996/02/09 7 $3,883,582 -15% 821 $4,730   $14,851,939 49
1996/02/16 10 $4,059,949 +5% 816 $4,975   $18,911,888 56
1996/02/23 10 $3,007,670 -26% 757 $3,973   $21,919,558 63
1996/03/01 9 $2,817,462 -6% 803 $3,509   $24,737,020 70
1996/03/08 11 $2,350,822 -17% 796 $2,953   $27,087,842 77
1996/03/15 13 $1,816,174 -23% 766 $2,371   $28,904,016 84
1996/03/22 10 $2,037,144 +12% 770 $2,646   $30,941,160 91
1996/03/29 11 $2,123,599 +4% 771 $2,754   $33,064,759 98
1996/04/05 13 $1,640,970 -23% 769 $2,134   $34,705,729 105
1996/04/12 12 $1,205,424 -27% 718 $1,679   $35,911,153 112
1996/04/19 16 $851,003 -29% 562 $1,514   $36,762,156 119
1996/04/26 21 $518,364 -39% 406 $1,277   $37,280,520 126
1996/05/03 28 $385,432 -26% 314 $1,227   $37,665,952 133
1996/05/10 23 $512,474 +33% 465 $1,102   $38,178,426 140
1996/05/17 25 $416,366 -19% 435 $957   $38,594,792 147
1996/06/07 35 $135,109   160 $844   $39,192,604 168
1996/06/14 35 $83,474 -38% 108 $773   $39,276,078 175
1996/06/21 39 $61,157 -27% 64 $956   $39,337,235 182
1996/06/28 44 $26,400 -57% 39 $677   $39,363,635 189