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Reds (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $50,000,000Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 1,591 $50,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 2,423 $50,000,000

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$33,500,000
Domestic Releases: December 4th, 1981 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: October 17th, 2006 by Paramount Home Video, released as Reds - 25th Anniversary Edition
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Keywords: Biography
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 199 $1,272,275 Feb 19, 1982 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 137 $1,929,964 Feb 12, 1982 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 446 $886,581 Feb 5, 1982 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 509 $1,147,395 Jan 29, 1982 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 707 $1,220,633 Jan 22, 1982 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 603 $2,181,946 Jan 15, 1982 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 867 $2,379,809 Jan 8, 1982 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 821 $3,728,000 Jan 1, 1982 31
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,951 $2,411,083 Dec 4, 1981 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 651 $50,000,000 Dec 4, 1981 0

Cast

Jack Nicholson    Eugene O'Neill
Warren Beatty    John Reed
Gene Hackman    Pete Van Wherry
   Lousie Bryant
M. Emmet Walsh    Speaker - Liberal Club
Paul Sorvino    Louis Fraina
Edward Herrmann    Max Eastman
Maureen Stapleton    Emma Goldman
R.G. Armstrong    Government Agent
Jack Kehoe    Eddie
Josef Sommer    State Department Official
John Ratzenberger    Communist Leader

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/12/04 2 $2,411,083   389 $6,198   $2,411,083 3
1982/01/01 8 $3,728,000   665 $5,606   $0 31
1982/01/08 5 $2,379,809 -36% 644 $3,695   $20,912,446 38
1982/01/15 4 $2,181,946 -8% 626 $3,486   $23,760,547 45
1982/01/22 10 $1,220,633 -44% 573 $2,130   $25,523,000 52
1982/01/29 9 $1,147,395 -6% 419 $2,738   $26,950,104 59
1982/02/05 10 $886,581 -23% 369 $2,403   $28,116,972 66
1982/02/12 5 $1,929,964 +118% 554 $3,484   $30,184,831 73
1982/02/19 7 $1,272,275 -34% 576 $2,209   $31,802,166 80

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/01/01 1 $22,260,637   665 $33,475   $18,532,637 35
1982/01/08 5 $3,045,964 -86% 644 $4,730   $21,578,601 42
1982/01/15 4 $2,723,766 -11% 626 $4,351   $24,302,367 49
1982/01/22 8 $1,500,342 -45% 573 $2,618   $25,802,709 56
1982/01/29 9 $1,427,682 -5% 419 $3,407   $27,230,391 63
1982/02/05 8 $1,024,476 -28% 369 $2,776   $28,254,867 70
1982/02/12 5 $2,275,024 +122% 554 $4,107   $30,529,891 77

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records