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Needful Things (1993)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $15,185,672Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 27th, 1993 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for violence and strong language.
Running Time: 120 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,249 $1,466,636 Sep 10, 1993 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,522 $4,050,694 Sep 3, 1993 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,871 $5,202,478 Aug 27, 1993 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,299 1,963 Aug 27, 1993 3

Cast

Max von Sydow    Leland Gaunt
Ed Harris    Sheriff Alan J. Pangborn
J.T. Walsh    Danforth 'Buster' Keeton III
Amanda Plummer    Netitia 'Nettie' Cobb
Bonnie Bedelia    Polly Chalmers
Lochlyn Munro    Policeman John LaPointe
Don S. Davis    Reverend Willie Rose
Ray McKinnon    Deputy Norris Ridgewick
Duncan Fraser    Hugh Albert Priest

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/08/27 2 $5,202,478   1,963 $2,650   $5,202,478 3
1993/09/03 5 $4,050,694 -22% 1,986 $2,040   $11,163,997 10
1993/09/10 10 $1,466,636 -64% 1,815 $808   $13,238,095 17

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/08/27 2 $7,113,303   1,963 $3,624   $7,113,303 7
1993/09/03 5 $4,658,156 -35% 1,986 $2,345   $11,771,459 14