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Richard III (1995)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,684,904Details
International Box Office $1,519,953Details
Worldwide Box Office $4,204,857
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
94% - Certified Fresh
Audience
85% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$9,200,000
Domestic Releases: December 29th, 1995 (Wide) by MGM
International Releases: April 28th, 2016 (Limited), released as BFI Presents: Richard III (Re: 2016) (United Kingdom)
Video Release: April 23rd, 2013 by Criterion
MPAA Rating: R for violence and sexuality
Running Time: 104 minutes
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Keywords: Split Screen, Intentionally Anachronistic, Breaking the Fourth Wall, Screenplay Written By the Star, Political, War, Political Assassination, Villain's Point of View, Nazis Outside of World War II, Dream Sequence
Source:Based on Play
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Richard III Limited
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,021 $72,714 Mar 8, 1996 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 434 $72,714 Mar 8, 1996 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 707 $1,276 Mar 8, 1996 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 1,714 $146,220 Mar 1, 1996 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 324 $146,220 Mar 1, 1996 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 558 $1,589 Mar 1, 1996 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,736 $194,338 Feb 23, 1996 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 330 $194,338 Feb 23, 1996 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 575 $1,735 Feb 23, 1996 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,422 $407,149 Feb 16, 1996 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 226 $407,149 Feb 16, 1996 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 220 $3,132 Feb 16, 1996 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,484 $210,328 Feb 9, 1996 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 454 $210,328 Feb 9, 1996 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 64 $5,842 Feb 9, 1996 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,913 $254,698 Feb 2, 1996 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 483 $254,698 Feb 2, 1996 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 41 $7,959 Feb 2, 1996 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 3,915 $166,093 Jan 26, 1996 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 741 $166,093 Jan 26, 1996 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 65 $8,305 Jan 26, 1996 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,425 $179,023 Jan 19, 1996 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 778 $179,023 Jan 19, 1996 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 54 $10,531 Jan 19, 1996 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 5,793 $61,726 Jan 12, 1996 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,549 $61,726 Jan 12, 1996 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 90 $12,345 Jan 12, 1996 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 6,733 $39,487 Jan 5, 1996 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,150 $39,487 Jan 5, 1996 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 527 $9,872 Jan 5, 1996 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,243 $91,915 Dec 29, 1995 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,513 $91,915 Dec 29, 1995 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 327 $22,979 Dec 29, 1995 3
Theater Average Limited Release 435 $22,979 Dec 29, 1995 3
Top 1995 Theater Average Limited Release 12 $22,979 Dec 29, 1995 3
Never Wide Domestic 1,080 $2,684,904 Dec 29, 1995 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 4,524 $2,684,904 Dec 29, 1995 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 676 126 Dec 29, 1995 0

Cast

   Richard III
   Queen Elizabeth
Jim Broadbent    Buckingham
   Rivers
Nigel Hawthorne    Clarence
Kristin Scott Thomas    Lady Anne
Maggie Smith    Duchess of York
John Wood    King Edward IV
Christopher Bowen    Prince Edward
Edward Jewesbury    King Henry
Bill Paterson    Ratcliffe
Matthew Groom    Young Prince
Kate Steavenson-Payne    Princess Elizabeth
Tres Hanley    Air Hostess
Tim McInnerny    Catesby
Stacey Kent    Ballroom Singer
Jim Carter    Hastings
Roger Hammond    Archbishop
Dennis Lill    Lord Mayor
Edward Hardwicke    Stanley
Ryan Gilmore    George Stanley
Dominic West    Richmond
Donald Sumpter    Brackenbury
Adrian Dunbar    Tyrell
Andy Rashleigh    Jailer
Marco Williamson    Prince of Wales
Bruce Purchase    City Gentleman
James Dreyfus    1st Subaltern
David Antrobus    2nd Subaltern

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Ian McKellen
Producer    Lisa Katselas
Producer    Stephen Bayly
Production Designer    Tony Burrough
Editor    Paul Green
Composer    Trevor Jones
Director of Photography    Peter Biziou
Associate Producer    Mary Richards
Associate Producer    Michele Tandy
Line Producer    David Lascelles
Assistant Director    Ken Tuohy
Art Director    Choi Ho Man
Art Director    Richard Bridgland
Costume Designer    Shuna Harwood
Costume Supervisor    Alan Flyng
Recordist    David Stephenson
Dubbing Mixer    Aad Wirtz
Dubbing Mixer    Lee Taylor
Sound Editor    Philip Bothemley
Dialogue Editor    William Parnell
Make up    Pat Hay
Hairstylist    Stephen Rose
Casting Director    Irene Lamb
Stunt Coordinator    Jim Dowdall
Story (Uncredited)    William Shakespeare

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/12/29 42 $91,915   4 $22,979   $91,915 3
1996/01/05 49 $39,487 -57% 4 $9,872   $152,852 10
1996/01/12 52 $61,726 +56% 5 $12,345   $236,115 17
1996/01/19 33 $179,023 +190% 17 $10,531   $432,733 24
1996/01/26 35 $166,093 -7% 20 $8,305   $669,755 31
1996/02/02 31 $254,698 +53% 32 $7,959   $988,327 38
1996/02/09 32 $210,328 -17% 36 $5,842   $1,252,269 45
1996/02/16 30 $407,149 +94% 130 $3,132   $1,720,075 52
1996/02/23 34 $194,338 -52% 112 $1,735   $2,013,990 59
1996/03/01 37 $146,220 -25% 92 $1,589   $2,227,842 66
1996/03/08 48 $72,714 -50% 57 $1,276   $2,351,287 73

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/12/29 41 $113,365   4 $28,341   $113,365 7
1996/01/05 47 $61,024 -46% 4 $15,256   $174,389 14
1996/01/12 47 $79,321 +30% 5 $15,864   $253,710 21
1996/01/19 30 $249,952 +215% 17 $14,703   $503,662 28
1996/01/26 31 $229,967 -8% 20 $11,498   $733,629 35
1996/02/02 32 $308,312 +34% 32 $9,635   $1,041,941 42
1996/02/09 32 $270,985 -12% 36 $7,527   $1,312,926 49
1996/02/16 30 $506,726 +87% 130 $3,898   $1,819,652 56
1996/02/23 34 $261,970 -48% 112 $2,339   $2,081,622 63
1996/03/01 35 $196,951 -25% 92 $2,141   $2,278,573 70

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
United Kingdom 4/28/2016 $4,999 1 1 1 $68,304 6/8/2016
 
Rest of World $1,451,649
 
International Total$1,519,953 6/8/2016