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Rising Sun (1993)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $63,095,271Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
35% - Rotten
Audience
39% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 30th, 1993 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: R for strong sexuality, language and some violence.
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 663 $2,918,411 Sep 3, 1993 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,102 $2,809,641 Aug 27, 1993 31
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,144 $52,667,439 Aug 27, 1993 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,176 $4,038,469 Aug 20, 1993 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,138 $6,130,495 Aug 13, 1993 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,187 $9,062,616 Aug 6, 1993 10
Biggest July Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 288 $15,195,941 Jul 30, 1993 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,167 $15,195,941 Jul 30, 1993 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,901 1,510 Jul 30, 1993 3

Cast

Sean Connery    John Connor
Harvey Keitel    Tom Graham
   Web Smith
Steve Buscemi    Willy "The Weasel" Wilhelm
Mako    Yoshida-San
Tia Carrere    Jingo Asakuma
Ray Wise    Senator John Morton
Dan Butler    Ken Shubik
Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa    Eddie Sakamura

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Dialogue Editor    Ewa Sztompke

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/07/30 1 $15,195,941   1,510 $10,064   $15,195,941 3
1993/08/06 2 $9,062,616 -40% 1,675 $5,411   $31,148,479 10
1993/08/13 3 $6,130,495 -32% 1,722 $3,560   $41,007,105 17
1993/08/20 4 $4,038,469 -34% 1,677 $2,408   $47,993,675 24
1993/08/27 7 $2,809,641 -30% 1,424 $1,973   $52,667,439 31
1993/09/03 10 $2,918,411 +4% 1,289 $2,264   $56,677,703 38

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/07/30 1 $22,085,863   1,510 $14,626   $22,085,863 7
1993/08/06 2 $12,790,747 -42% 1,675 $7,636   $34,876,610 14
1993/08/13 2 $9,078,596 -29% 1,722 $5,272   $43,955,206 21
1993/08/20 4 $5,902,592 -35% 1,677 $3,520   $49,857,798 28
1993/08/27 7 $3,901,494 -34% 1,424 $2,740   $53,759,292 35