Follow us on

Natural Born Killers (1994)

Natural Born Killers poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $50,215,954Details
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
46% - Rotten
81% - Upright

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 26th, 1994 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: January 25th, 2000 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for extreme violence and graphic carnage, for shocking images, and for strong language and sexuality
Running Time: 120 minutes
Comparisons: Create a comparison chart…
Keywords: Film Noir
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Black Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: NBK
Production Countries: United States


Robert Downey, Jr.    Wayne Gale
Tommy Lee Jones    Dwight McClusky
Tom Sizemore    Jack Scagnetti
Rodney Dangerfield    Mallory's Dad
Russell Means    Old Indian
Pruitt Taylor Vince    Kavanaugh
Joe Grifasi    Duncan Homolka
Edie McClurg    Mallory's Mom
Kirk Baltz    Roger
Marshall Bell    Deputy #1
Everett Quinton    Wurlitzer
O-Lan Jones    Mabel
Ed White    Pinball Cowboy
Richard Lineback    Sonny
Lanny Flaherty    Earl
Carol-Renee Modrall    Short Order Cook
Sean Stone    Kevin
Jared Harris    London Boy
Balthazar Getty    Gas Station Attendant
Maria Pitillo    Deborah
Denis Leary    Prison inmate (uncredited)
Mark Harmon    Mickey Knox in Wayne Gale's reconstruction
Arliss Howard    Owen Traft (Mickey & Mallory's guardian angel)
Carl Ciarfalio    Mallory's Guard #2
James Gammon    Redneck's Buddy in the Diner
Dale Dye    Dale Wrigley
Jerry Gardner    Work Boss
Jack Caffrey    Work Boss
Leon Skyhorse Thomas    Work Boss
Corey Everson    TV Mallory
Eddy 'Doogie' Conna    Gerald Nash
Evan Handler    David
Terrylene    Julie
Josh Richman    Soundman
Matthew Faber    Kid
Jamie Herrold    Kid
Jake Beecham    Kid
Saemi Nakamura    Japanese Reporter
Seiko Yoshida    Japanese Kid
Katharine McQueen    London Kid
Natalie Karp    French Kid
Emmanuel Xuereb    French Kid
Jessie Rutowski    Young Girl
Sally Jackson    Mickey's Mom
Phil Neilson    Mickey's Dad
Brian Barker    Young Mickey
Corinna Laszlo    Emily-Hostage in Motel
Red West    Cowboy Sheriff
Gerry Runnels    Indian Cop
Jeremiah Bitsui    Young Indian Boy
Lorraine Ferris    Pinky
Glen Chin    Druggist
Steven Wright    Dr. Emil Reingold
Peter Crombie    Intense Cop
John M. Watson    Black Inmate
Douglas Crosby    Mallory's Guard
Melinda Renna    Antonia Chavez
Jim Carrane    Smithy
Bob Swan    Napalatoni
Louis Lombardi    Sparky
Robert Jordan    WGN Newscaster

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Jane Hamsher
Producer    Dan Murphy
Producer    Clayton Townsend
Screenwriter    David Veloz
Screenwriter    Richard Rutkowski
Screenwriter    Oliver Stone
Story Creator    Quentin Tarantino
Executive Producer    Arnon Milchan
Executive Producer    Thom Mount
Executive Producer    Oliver Stone
Co-Producer    Rand Vossler
Director of Photography    Robert Richardson
Production Designer    Victor Kempster
Editor    Hank Corwin
Editor    Brian Berdan
Associate Producer    Risa Bramon Garcia
Associate Producer    Richard Rutkowski
Assistant Director    Herb Gains
Second Unit Director    Philip C. Pfeiffer
Unit Production Manager    LeeAnn Stonebreaker
Supervising Art Director    Alan Tomkins
Art Director    Margery Zweizig
Set Decorator    Merideth Boswell
Set Decorator    Robert Richardson
Costume Designer    Richard Hornung
Costume Designer    Michelle Kurpaska
Sound Mixer    David MacMillan
Re-recording Mixer    Tom Fleischman
Re-recording Mixer    Michael Minkler
Re-recording Mixer    Christian Minkler
Supervising Sound Editor    Michael Wilhoit
Supervising Sound Editor    Wylie Stateman
Sound Editor    Jeff Watts
Sound Editor    Robert Batha
Sound Effects Editor    Randy Kelley
Sound Effects Editor    Mark A. Lanza
Sound Effects Editor    Joseph Phillips
Sound Effects Editor    Peter J. Lehman
Dialogue Editor    Dan Rich
Music Editor    Alex Gibson
Music Editor    Carlton Kaller
Makeup    Matthew W. Mungle
Hair Designer    Cydney Cornell
Special Make-up Effects    Gordon J. Smith
Casting    Risa Bramon Garcia
Casting    Billy Hopkins
Casting    Heidi Levitt
Stunt Coordinator    Phil Neilson

Compare this performance with other movies…

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/08/26 1 $11,166,687   1,510 $7,395   $11,166,687 3
1994/09/02 2 $10,500,012 -6% 1,904 $5,515   $27,008,254 10
1994/09/09 2 $5,010,094 -52% 1,904 $2,631   $34,547,614 17
1994/09/16 4 $2,873,064 -43% 1,801 $1,595   $39,502,996 24
1994/09/23 6 $2,010,958 -30% 1,602 $1,255   $42,686,295 31
1994/09/30 10 $1,238,439 -38% 1,212 $1,022   $44,750,834 38
1994/11/18 18 $519,925   750 $693   $47,771,833 87
1994/11/25 20 $478,771 -8% 750 $638   $48,641,593 94
1994/12/02 21 $267,165 -44% 669 $399   $49,105,936 101
1994/12/09 21 $182,631 -32% 570 $320   $49,415,779 108
1994/12/16 27 $123,842 -32% 450 $275   $49,531,181 115
1994/12/23 31 $188,887 +53% 400 $472   $49,889,658 122
1994/12/30 42 $93,390 -51% 325 $287   $50,215,954 129

Full financial estimates for this film, including domestic and international box office, video sales, video rentals, TV and ancillary revenue are available through our research services. For more information, please contact us at