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Last Days in Vietnam (2014)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $466,114Details
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $214,664 Details
Domestic Blu-ray Sales $65,665 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $280,329
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Synopsis

During the chaotic final days of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closed in on Saigon as the panicked South Vietnamese people desperately attempted to escape. On the ground, American soldiers and diplomats confronted a moral quandary: whether to obey White House orders to evacuate only U.S. citizens or risk being charged with treason and save the lives of as many South Vietnamese citizens as they could. With time running out and the city under fire, an unlikely group of heroes emerged as Americans and South Vietnamese took matters into their own hands.

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 8701-8800) 8,713 $466,114
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 11301-11400) 11,361 $466,114
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 2201-2300) 2,210 $466,114

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 5th, 2014 (Limited) by American Experience/PBS Films
Video Release: April 28th, 2015 by PBS
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 98 minutes
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Keywords: Vietnam War, Vietnam, War, Mass Evacuation, Political
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Moxie Firecracker Films
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

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Date
Days In
Release
Top 2014 Theater Average Limited Release 64 $15,225 Sep 5, 2014 3

Cast

Stuart Herrington    Himself
Juan Valdez    Himself
Kiem Do    Himself
Frank Snepp    Himself
Henry Kissinger    Himself
Dam Pham    Himself
Richard Armitage    Himself
Pete McCloskey    Himself
Miki Nguyen    Herself
Jim Laurie    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Mark Bailey
Screenwriter    Keven McAlester
Producer    Keven McAlester
Executive Producer    Mark Samels
Editor    Don Kleszy
Composer    Gary Lionelli
Director of Photography    Joan Churchill
Associate Producer    Taylor Johns
Line Producer    Patricia Bischetti

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Last Days in Vietnam poster

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2014/09/05 59 $30,450   2 $15,225   $30,450 3
2014/09/12 56 $25,150 -17% 3 $8,383   $63,388 10
2014/09/19 - $22,380 -11% 4 $5,595   $94,614 17
2014/09/26 45 $53,050 +137% 12 $4,421   $161,277 24
2014/10/03 41 $49,450 -7% 19 $2,603   $245,497 31
2014/10/10 51 $40,155 -19% 25 $1,606   $313,788 38
2014/10/24 70 $13,405   18 $745   $388,561 52
2014/10/31 76 $7,570 -44% 15 $505   $408,651 59

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2014/09/05 52 $38,238   2 $19,119   $38,238 7
2014/09/12 59 $34,096 -11% 3 $11,365   $72,334 14
2014/09/19 53 $35,893 +5% 5 $7,179   $108,227 21
2014/09/26 44 $87,820 +145% 12 $7,318   $196,047 28
2014/10/03 43 $77,586 -12% 19 $4,083   $273,633 35
2014/10/10 49 $58,394 -25% 25 $2,336   $332,027 42
2014/10/17 57 $43,129 -26% 24 $1,797   $375,156 49
2014/10/24 66 $25,925 -40% 19 $1,364   $401,081 56
2014/10/31 65 $16,810 -35% 15 $1,121   $417,891 63
2014/11/07 72 $5,660 -66% 7 $809   $423,551 70
2014/11/14 75 $3,893 -31% 7 $556   $427,444 77
2014/11/21 75 $2,648 -32% 5 $530   $430,092 84
2014/11/28 79 $2,754 +4% 4 $689   $432,846 91
2014/12/05 84 $2,587 -6% 3 $862   $435,433 98
2014/12/12 72 $4,598 +78% 3 $1,533   $440,031 105
2015/01/02 89 $1,484   5 $297   $441,515 126
2015/01/09 102 $107 -93% 1 $107   $441,622 133
2015/01/16 70 $9,319 +8,609% 2 $4,660   $450,941 140
2015/01/23 85 $3,031 -67% 2 $1,516   $453,972 147
2015/01/30 80 $4,163 +37% 7 $595   $458,135 154
2015/02/06 89 $2,700 -35% 6 $450   $460,835 161
2015/02/13 86 $4,126 +53% 4 $1,032   $464,961 168
2015/02/20 92 $1,153 -72% 2 $577   $466,114 175

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