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Papillon (1973)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $53,267,000Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
82% - Fresh
Audience
91% - Upright

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 16th, 1973 (Wide) by Allied Artists
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Keywords: Prison, Biography
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,693 $1,800,000 Dec 21, 1973 8

Cast

   Louis Dega
Richard Farnsworth    Manhunter
   Henri "Papillon" Charierre
Val Avery    Pascal

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Jerry Goldsmith

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for May 24th, 2011

May 24th, 2011

While we have two first run releases coming out this week, the number one seller according to Amazon.com is a specialty release, and the bulk of the interesting titles are Blu-ray catalog releases. Granted, one of the first run releases nearly hit $100 million at the box office, but this is still a really bad sign in terms of overall sales. As far as the best of the best, that's a race between The Kids in the Hall: Complete Series Megaset and Platoon on Blu-ray. I'm going with the former for Pick of the Week, but make sure to check the price, as buying Death Comes to Town and the old Megaset might be cheaper. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1973/12/21 1 $1,800,000   0     $0 8

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