Dead Man Walking

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $39,387,284Details
International Box Office $43,701,011
Worldwide Box Office $83,088,295
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics
93% - Certified Fresh
Audience
86% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$11,000,000
Theatrical Release: December 29th, 1995 (Wide) by Gramercy
MPAA Rating: R for a depiction of a rape and murder
Keywords: Prison
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization

Cast

Susan Sarandon    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

Director    Tim Robbins

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

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