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Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $105,264,608Details
International Box Office $118,300,000
Worldwide Box Office $223,564,608
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$50,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 11th, 1994 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: March 26th, 1997 by Warner Home Video, released as Interview with the Vampire
MPAA Rating: R for vampire violence and gore, and for sexuality
Running Time: 123 minutes
Comparisons: vs. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1
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Keywords: Vampire
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Companies: Geffen Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 643 $101,440 Mar 3, 1995 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 480 $205,988 Feb 24, 1995 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 324 $387,393 Feb 17, 1995 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 255 $583,585 Feb 10, 1995 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 241 $770,242 Feb 3, 1995 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,347 $123,346 Jan 27, 1995 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,248 $175,200 Jan 20, 1995 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,218 $246,718 Jan 13, 1995 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,064 $417,116 Jan 6, 1995 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 634 $1,339,436 Dec 30, 1994 52
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 509 $100,689,360 Dec 30, 1994 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,169 $955,416 Dec 23, 1994 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,375 $1,270,253 Dec 16, 1994 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,362 $2,216,367 Dec 9, 1994 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 860 $5,119,150 Dec 2, 1994 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 407 $11,769,781 Nov 25, 1994 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 439 $17,430,563 Nov 18, 1994 10
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 498 $63,612,399 Nov 18, 1994 10
Biggest November Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 59 $36,389,705 Nov 11, 1994 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 332 $36,389,705 Nov 11, 1994 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 445 $36,389,705 Nov 11, 1994 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,395 2,604 Nov 11, 1994 3

Cast

   Lestat
Brad Pitt    Louis
Stephen Rea    Santiago
Antonio Banderas    Armand
Christian Slater    Malloy
Kirsten Dunst    Claudia
Domiziana Giordano    Madeleine
Thandie Newton    Yvette
Indra Ove    New Orlean's Whore
Laure Marsac    Mortal Woman on Stage
Virginia McCollam    Whore on Waterfront
John McConnell    Gambler
Mike Seelig    Pimp
Bellina Logan    Tavern Girl
Lyla Hay Owen    Widow St. Clair
Lee Emery    Widow's Lover
Helen McCrory    2nd Whore
Monte Montague    Plague Victim Bearer
Nathalie Bloch    Maid
Jeanette Kontomitras    Woman in Square
Roger Lloyd Pack    Piano Teacher
George Kelly    Dollmaker
Nicole Dubois    Creole Woman
Micha Bergese    Paris Vampire
Rory Edwards    Paris Vampire
Marcel Lures    Paris Vampire
Susan Lynch    Paris Vampire
Louise Salter    Paris Vampire
Matthew Sim    Paris Vampire
Francois Testory    Paris Vampire
Andrew Tiernan    Paris Vampire
Simon Tyrrell    Paris Vampire
George Yiasoumi    Paris Vampire
Sara Stockbridge    Estelle
Katia Caballero    Woman in Audience
Louis Lewis-Smith    Mortal Boy
Robert Zajonc    News Anchor

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Anne Rice
Story Creator    Anne Rice
Producer    David Geffen
Producer    Stephen Woolley
Production Designer    Dante Ferretti
Editor    Mick Audsley
Editor    Joke Van Wijk
Composer    Elliot Goldenthal
Director of Photography    Philippe Rousselot
Co-Producer    Redmond Morris
Assistant Director    Patrick Clayton
Second Unit Director    Rob Legato
New Orleans    Chris Brigham
San Francisco    John Engel
London    Philip Kohler
Supervising Art Director    Malcolm Middleton
Set Decorator    Francesca Lo Schiavo
Special Effects Supervisor    Yves Debono
Costume Designer    Sandy Powell
Costume Supervisor    John Scott
Sound Mixer    Clive Winter
Re-recording Mixer    Tom Fleischman
Re-recording Mixer    Robin O'Donoghue
Re-recording Mixer    Dean Humphreys
Supervising Sound Editor    Eddy Joseph
Sound Editor    Peter Joly
Music Editor    Michael Connell
Make up    Michele Burke
Make up    Carol Schwartz
Make up    Nick Dudman
Make up    Sarah Monzani
Make up    Morag Ross
Hairstylist    Jan Archibald
Hairstylist    Eithne Fennell
Hairstylist    Michael White
Vampire Makeup    Stan Winston
Casting Director    Juliet Taylor
Casting Director    Susie Figgis
Stunt Coordinator    Grey Powell
Special Effects Floor Supervisor    Chris Corbould

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/11/11 1 $36,389,705   2,604 $13,975   $36,389,705 3
1994/11/18 2 $17,430,563 -52% 2,604 $6,694   $63,612,399 10
1994/11/25 3 $11,769,781 -32% 2,604 $4,520   $83,374,491 17
1994/12/02 4 $5,119,150 -57% 2,086 $2,454   $91,018,110 24
1994/12/09 7 $2,216,367 -57% 2,086 $1,062   $94,551,544 31
1994/12/16 10 $1,270,253 -43% 1,589 $799   $96,626,429 38
1994/12/23 19 $955,416 -25% 995 $960   $98,448,078 45
1994/12/30 17 $1,339,436 +40% 995 $1,346   $100,689,360 52
1995/01/06 22 $417,116 -69% 345 $1,209   $101,493,941 59
1995/01/13 29 $246,718 -41% 225 $1,097   $101,908,918 66
1995/01/20 30 $175,200 -29% 198 $885   $102,142,337 73
1995/01/27 36 $123,346 -30% 168 $734   $102,329,658 80
1995/02/03 20 $770,242 +524% 835 $922   $103,153,094 87
1995/02/10 21 $583,585 -24% 680 $858   $104,075,184 94
1995/02/17 31 $387,393 -34% 546 $710   $104,694,059 101
1995/02/24 35 $205,988 -47% 419 $492   $104,996,194 108
1995/03/03 44 $101,440 -51% 272 $373   $105,163,524 115

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/11/11 1 $46,181,836   2,604 $17,735   $46,181,836 7
1994/11/18 3 $25,422,874 -45% 2,604 $9,763   $71,604,710 14
1994/11/25 3 $14,294,250 -44% 2,604 $5,489   $85,898,960 21
1994/12/02 3 $6,436,217 -55% 2,086 $3,085   $92,335,177 28
1994/12/09 7 $3,020,999 -53% 2,086 $1,448   $95,356,176 35
1994/12/16 11 $2,136,486 -29% 1,589 $1,345   $97,492,662 42
1994/12/23 18 $1,857,262 -13% 995 $1,867   $99,349,924 49
1994/12/30 17 $1,726,901 -7% 995 $1,736   $101,076,825 56
1995/01/06 22 $585,375 -66% 345 $1,697   $101,662,200 63
1995/01/13 28 $304,937 -48% 225 $1,355   $101,967,137 70
1995/01/20 30 $239,175 -22% 198 $1,208   $102,206,312 77
1995/01/27 35 $176,540 -26% 168 $1,051   $102,382,852 84
1995/02/03 18 $1,108,747 +528% 835 $1,328   $103,491,599 91
1995/02/10 21 $815,067 -26% 680 $1,199   $104,306,666 98
1995/02/17 30 $483,540 -41% 546 $886   $104,790,206 105
1995/02/24 34 $271,878 -44% 419 $649   $105,062,084 112

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
5/23/20101857,622 1,455,511$489,211$15,346,978687
5/30/20101945,105-22% 1,500,616$382,941$15,729,920688
6/13/20102724,839 1,527,163$347,498$16,101,432690
7/11/20102235,216 1,572,660$492,672$16,737,935694

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
9/20/2009157,684 7,684$88,288$88,288652
10/11/20091017,825 32,215$180,213$336,299655
10/18/2009119,028-49% 41,243$86,123$422,422656
10/25/2009196,277-30% 47,520$59,568$481,990657