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Purple Noon (1961)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $618,090Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 31st, 1961 (Exclusive) by Miramax, released as Lust for Evil
June 28th, 1996 (Wide) by Miramax, released as Lust for Evil
Video Release: December 4th, 2012 by Criterion
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for momentary violence and sexuality
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Keywords: Foreign Language
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: France,
Italy

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,200 $33,661 Aug 9, 1996 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,223 $59,644 Aug 2, 1996 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,794 $56,375 Jul 26, 1996 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,458 $48,404 Jul 19, 1996 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,474 $84,225 Jul 12, 1996 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,519 $121,155 Jul 5, 1996 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,395 $34,633 Jun 28, 1996 3

Cast

   Tom Ripley / Philippe Greenleaf
Maurice Ronet    Philippe Greenleaf
Marie Laforet    Marge Duval
Billy Kearns    Freddy Miles
Romy Schneider    Freddy's companion

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/06/28 46 $34,633   2 $17,317   $34,633 3
1996/07/05 32 $121,155 +250% 14 $8,654   $164,970 10
1996/07/12 33 $84,225 -30% 20 $4,211   $287,656 17
1996/07/19 42 $48,404 -43% 14 $3,457   $379,425 24
1996/07/26 42 $56,375 +16% 24 $2,349   $462,647 31
1996/08/02 38 $59,644 +6% 26 $2,294   $550,782 38
1996/08/09 50 $33,661 -44% 19 $1,772   $618,090 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/06/28 42 $43,815   2 $21,908   $43,815 13,266
1996/07/05 33 $159,616 +264% 14 $11,401   $203,431 13,273
1996/07/12 33 $127,590 -20% 20 $6,380   $331,021 13,280
1996/07/19 40 $75,251 -41% 14 $5,375   $406,272 13,287
1996/07/26 36 $84,866 +13% 24 $3,536   $491,138 13,294
1996/08/02 38 $93,291 +10% 26 $3,588   $584,429 13,301