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The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $12,200,000Details
International Box Office $32,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $44,200,000
Further financial details...

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

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
83% - Fresh
Audience
59% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 1981 Movies at the Worldwide Box Office 13 $44,200,000
Top 1981 Movies at the International Box Office 4 $32,000,000
Top 1981 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 61 $12,200,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Paramount Pictures Movies 267 $44,200,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Live Action Movies 2,278 $44,200,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Drama Movies 518 $44,200,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Contemporary Fiction Movies 1,269 $44,200,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies 561 $44,200,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 2,628 $44,200,000
All Time International Box Office for Paramount Pictures Movies 175 $32,000,000
All Time International Box Office for Live Action Movies 1,612 $32,000,000
All Time International Box Office for Drama Movies 358 $32,000,000
All Time International Box Office for Contemporary Fiction Movies 845 $32,000,000
All Time International Box Office for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies 421 $32,000,000
All Time International Box Office 1,929 $32,000,000
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 2,954 $36,994,962
All Time Domestic Box Office for Paramount Pictures Movies 433 $12,200,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Live Action Movies 3,808 $12,200,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Drama Movies 891 $12,200,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Contemporary Fiction Movies 2,186 $12,200,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies 912 $12,200,000
All Time Domestic Box Office 4,350 $12,200,000

Movie Details

Production Budget:$12,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 20th, 1981 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: January 27th, 1993 by Warner Home Video
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Keywords: Film Noir
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Cast

Anjelica Huston    Madge, Lion Tamer
Christopher Lloyd    The Salesman
   Frank Chambers
Jessica Lange    Cora Papadakis
Brion James    Crapshooter
Michael Lerner    Mr. Katz
John P. Ryan    Kennedy

Production and Technical Credits

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