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Dead Man Walking (1995)

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

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


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.
Running Time: 122 minutes
Comparisons: vs. Romeo+Juliet
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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
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 28th Weekend Limited Release 78 $16,122 Jul 5, 1996 192
Biggest 27th Weekend Limited Release 73 $20,752 Jun 28, 1996 185
Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release 56 $35,228 Jun 21, 1996 178
Biggest 25th Weekend Limited Release 55 $44,060 Jun 14, 1996 171
Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release 36 $86,630 Jun 7, 1996 164
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 32 $221,591 May 24, 1996 150
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 31 $280,987 May 17, 1996 143
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 32 $334,223 May 10, 1996 136
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 45 $257,965 May 3, 1996 129
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 44 $344,512 Apr 26, 1996 122
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 36 $593,443 Apr 19, 1996 115
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 27 $857,595 Apr 12, 1996 108
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 27 $1,098,509 Apr 5, 1996 101
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 22 $1,519,008 Mar 29, 1996 94
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 31 $1,324,472 Mar 22, 1996 87
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 38 $1,211,581 Mar 15, 1996 80
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 28 $1,689,639 Mar 8, 1996 73
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 19 $2,138,434 Mar 1, 1996 66
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 22 $2,298,818 Feb 23, 1996 59
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 15 $3,369,119 Feb 16, 1996 52
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 27 $2,883,970 Feb 9, 1996 45
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 21 $3,571,599 Feb 2, 1996 38
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 78 $2,259,782 Jan 26, 1996 31
Top 1995 Theater Average Limited Release 8 $29,567 Dec 29, 1995 3
Never Wide Domestic 21 $39,387,284 Dec 29, 1995 0

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

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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

Daily Box Office Performance

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