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First Knight (1995)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $37,361,412Details
International Box Office $90,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $127,361,412
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
47% - Rotten
Audience
55% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$75,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 7th, 1995 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: October 7th, 1997 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some brutal medieval battles
Running Time: 134 minutes
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Source:Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,282 $251,316 Aug 18, 1995 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,623 $332,257 Aug 11, 1995 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,440 $820,112 Aug 4, 1995 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,139 $2,008,333 Jul 28, 1995 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,539 $4,711,397 Jul 21, 1995 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,703 $6,602,798 Jul 14, 1995 10
Biggest July Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 455 $10,856,442 Jul 7, 1995 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,683 $10,856,442 Jul 7, 1995 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,005 2,161 Jul 7, 1995 3

Cast

   Lancelot
Sean Connery    King Arthur
John Gielgud    Oswald
Julia Ormond    Guinevere
Ben Cross    Prince Malagant
Ralph Ineson    Ralf

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    William Nicholson
Based on a Story By    Lorne Cameron
Based on a Story By    David Hoselton
Based on a Story By    William Nicholson
Composer    Jerry Goldsmith
Assistant Director    Chris Carreras
Second Assistant Director    Jamie Christopher
Second Assistant Director    Cliff Lanning
Assistant Set Decorator    Richard Roberts

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/07/07 3 $10,856,442   2,161 $5,024   $10,856,442 3
1995/07/14 7 $6,602,798 -39% 2,161 $3,055   $22,223,744 10
1995/07/21 9 $4,711,397 -29% 2,161 $2,180   $29,926,720 17
1995/07/28 12 $2,008,333 -57% 1,524 $1,318   $34,164,780 24
1995/08/04 18 $820,112 -59% 750 $1,093   $36,012,241 31
1995/08/11 26 $332,257 -59% 425 $782   $36,653,938 38
1995/08/18 33 $251,316 -24% 400 $628   $37,027,335 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/07/07 4 $15,620,946   2,161 $7,229   $15,620,946 7
1995/07/14 7 $9,594,377 -39% 2,161 $4,440   $25,215,323 14
1995/07/21 9 $6,941,124 -28% 2,161 $3,212   $32,156,447 21
1995/07/28 12 $3,035,682 -56% 1,524 $1,992   $35,192,129 28
1995/08/04 19 $1,129,552 -63% 750 $1,506   $36,321,681 35
1995/08/11 27 $454,338 -60% 425 $1,069   $36,776,019 42