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Reds (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $50,000,000Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
94% - Fresh
Audience
83% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


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

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 194 $1,272,275 Feb 19, 1982 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 134 $1,929,964 Feb 12, 1982 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 439 $886,581 Feb 5, 1982 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 501 $1,147,395 Jan 29, 1982 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 694 $1,220,633 Jan 22, 1982 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 592 $2,181,946 Jan 15, 1982 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 849 $2,379,809 Jan 8, 1982 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 801 $3,728,000 Jan 1, 1982 31
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,888 $2,411,083 Dec 4, 1981 3

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