Desperado

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $25,532,388Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
62% - Fresh
Audience
80% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$7,000,000
Theatrical Release: August 25th, 1995 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for strong bloody violence, a strong sex sequence and language
Franchise: El Mariachi
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for January 4th, 2011

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Cast

Antonio Banderas    El Mariachi
Steve Buscemi    Buscemi
Salma Hayek    Carolina
Danny Trejo    Navajas
Cheech Marin    Short Bartender
Joaquim de Almeida    Bucho
Carlos Gomez    Right Hand
Quentin Tarantino    Pick-Up Guy

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Robert Rodriguez

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/08/25 2 $7,910,446   2,027 $3,903   $7,910,446 3
1995/09/01 4 $6,026,298 -24% 2,027 $2,973   $17,056,961 10
1995/09/08 5 $2,636,255 -56% 1,921 $1,372   $20,902,266 17
1995/09/15 13 $1,371,913 -48% 1,203 $1,140   $23,137,894 24
1995/09/22 16 $702,083 -49% 708 $992   $24,285,276 31
1995/09/29 24 $401,395 -43% 320 $1,254   $24,916,076 38
1995/10/06 38 $103,329 -74% 200 $517   $25,129,942 45
1995/10/13 26 $232,012 +125% 460 $504   $25,405,445 52

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