First Blood

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $47,212,904Details
International Box Office $78,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $125,212,904
Further financial details...

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  4. Video Sales
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  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
87% - Fresh
Audience
85% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$14,000,000
Theatrical Release: October 22nd, 1982 (Wide) by Orion Pictures
Video Release: October 21st, 1998 by Live / Artisan
MPAA Rating: R
Franchise: Rambo
Keywords: War, Vietnam War, Returning Soldiers, Accidental Death, Revenge, Non-Chronological, Corrupt Cops, PTSD
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

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Cast

Sylvester Stallone    John Rambo
Bill McKinney    State Police Capt. Dave Kern
Bruce Greenwood    Guardsman #5
Richard Crenna    Colonel Samuel Trautman
David Caruso    Deputy Mitch
Brian Dennehy    Hope Sheriff Will Teasle

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Jerry Goldsmith
Director    Ted Kotcheff

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/10/22 1 $6,642,005   901 $7,372   $6,642,005 3
1982/10/29 1 $4,565,972 -31% 908 $5,029   $13,746,633 10
1982/11/05 1 $4,416,115 -3% 902 $4,896   $20,221,595 17
1982/11/12 2 $3,631,282 -18% 896 $4,053   $25,523,482 24
1982/11/19 2 $3,372,221 -7% 1,047 $3,221   $29,959,999 31
1982/11/26 3 $3,657,291 +8% 1,010 $3,621   $35,707,141 38
1982/12/03 3 $2,298,784 -37% 814 $2,824   $38,871,617 45
1982/12/10 6 $1,022,526 -56% 812 $1,259   $40,529,957 52
1982/12/17 15 $360,402 -65% 312 $1,155   $41,259,924 59
1982/12/24 17 $327,316 -9% 289 $1,133   $42,037,336 66
1982/12/31 15 $671,704 +105% 465 $1,445   $43,187,630 73
1983/01/07 13 $725,442 +8% 511 $1,420   $44,277,631 80
1983/01/14 12 $771,609 +6% 550 $1,403   $45,352,721 87
1983/01/21 16 $488,071 -37% 574 $850   $46,210,756 94
1983/01/28 16 $374,379 -23% 534 $701   $46,801,120 101
1983/02/04 18 $254,442 -32% 289 $880   $47,212,904 108

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