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Much Ado About Nothing (1993)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $22,549,338Details
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Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
91% - Certified Fresh
86% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

Movie Details

Production Budget:$8,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 7th, 1993 (Limited) by Goldwyn Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for momentary sensuality.
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Source:Based on Play
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 441 $1,313,291 Jul 2, 1993 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 937 $821,848 Jun 25, 1993 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,124 $1,024,306 Jun 18, 1993 45
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,452 $807,596 Jun 4, 1993 31


Denzel Washington    Don Pedro of Aragon
Kenneth Branagh    Seigneur Benedick
Keanu Reeves    Don John
Kate Beckinsale    Hero
Emma Thompson    Beatrice
Michael Keaton    Constable Dogberry
Imelda Staunton    Margaret
Robert Sean Leonard    Claudio

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Patrick Doyle

Per Theater Chart: Some Reasons to be Excited

July 3rd, 2013

I'm So Excited led the way on the per theater chart with an average of $19,466 in five theaters. It should expand significantly, but it is weaker than most of Pedro Almodovar's previous films. The Heat finished in second place on the overall chart and on the per theater average chart with an average of $12,296. Monsters University was the only other film in the $10,000 club with an average of $11,391. More...

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for April 5th, 2011

April 5th, 2011

It's Tron week with at least seven releases related to Tron and Tron: Legacy. This appears to have scared away the competition, because outside of those releases, there's not much of a selection. Actually, there are three $100 million hits coming out this week; however, one doesn't come out till Friday, so I'll likely deal with it next week after the screener arrives, and the other is so bad it's best to pretend it doesn't exist. Those two films are clearly the Pick of the Week, but depending on where you buy your DVDs, the Combo Pack may or may nor be less expensive than buying the two films separately, so double-check before you buy. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/06/04 13 $807,596   73 $11,063   $4,072,190 31
1993/06/18 13 $1,024,306   135 $7,587   $6,464,965 45
1993/06/25 12 $821,848 -20% 147 $5,591   $7,920,001 52
1993/07/02 11 $1,313,291 +60% 201 $6,534   $9,731,364 59

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/06/18 12 $1,657,494   135 $12,278   $7,098,153 49
1993/06/25 8 $1,319,920 -20% 147 $8,979   $8,418,073 56