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Papillon (1973)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $53,267,000Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office 1,467 $53,267,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 2,316 $53,267,000

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 16th, 1973 (Wide) by Allied Artists
MPAA Rating: PG
Comparisons: vs. A River Runs Through It
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Keywords: Prison, Biography
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,725 $1,800,000 Dec 21, 1973 8


   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 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...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

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

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records