Malcolm X

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $48,169,910Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics
91% - Certified Fresh
Audience
91% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$35,000,000
Theatrical Release: November 18th, 1992 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: January 18th, 2000 by Warner Home Video
Keywords: African-American, Black Urban, Biography
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization

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Cast

Ossie Davis    Himself
Delroy Lindo    West Indian Archie
Denzel Washington    Malcolm X
Angela Bassett    Betty Shabazz
William Fichtner    Cop at Harlem Station
Christopher Plummer    Chaplain Gill
Vincent D'Onofrio    Bill Newman
Karen Allen    Miss Dunne
Peter Boyle    Capt. Green
Spike Lee    Shorty
David Patrick Kelly    Mr. Ostrowski
Lonette McKee    Louise Little
Michael Imperioli    Reporter at Fire Bombing
Debi Mazar    Peg
Richard Schiff    JFK Reporter
Giancarlo Esposito    Thomas Hayer
LaTanya Richardson    Lorraine
Brendan Kelly    Guard Cone

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Terence Blanchard
Director    Spike Lee

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/11/20 3 $9,871,125   1,124 $8,782   $13,622,147 5
1992/11/27 5 $8,561,890 -13% 1,249 $6,855   $26,877,774 12
1992/12/04 5 $3,771,464 -56% 1,249 $3,020   $32,608,857 19
1992/12/11 7 $1,819,072 -52% 1,249 $1,456   $35,730,153 26
1992/12/18 10 $1,297,197 -29% 1,202 $1,079   $37,875,385 33
1993/01/01 12 $1,992,516   1,040 $1,916   $44,707,772 47

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