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The Scarlet Letter (1995)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $10,359,006Details
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  5. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
14% - Rotten
Audience
41% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$50,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 13th, 1995 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: R for violence and sexuality
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Keywords: Religious
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 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,017 $28,321 Dec 15, 1995 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,394 $96,124 Dec 8, 1995 59
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,231 $59,137 Nov 17, 1995 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,657 $212,560 Nov 10, 1995 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,797 $379,797 Nov 3, 1995 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,859 $783,701 Oct 27, 1995 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,580 $2,006,034 Oct 20, 1995 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,221 $4,119,086 Oct 13, 1995 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,905 1,510 Oct 13, 1995 3

Cast

   Hester Prynne
   Dr. Roger Prynne
   Rev. Arthur Dimmesdale
Joan Plowright    Harriet Hibbons
Robert Prosky    Horace Stonehall
Dana Ivey    Meredith Stonehall

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/10/13 6 $4,119,086   1,510 $2,728   $4,119,086 3
1995/10/20 10 $2,006,034 -51% 1,518 $1,321   $7,441,659 10
1995/10/27 13 $783,701 -61% 1,086 $722   $8,895,189 17
1995/11/03 22 $379,797 -52% 616 $617   $9,588,196 24
1995/11/10 30 $212,560 -44% 316 $673   $9,988,006 31
1995/11/17 42 $59,137 -72% 151 $392   $10,128,271 38
1995/12/08 29 $96,124   329 $292   $10,271,817 59
1995/12/15 46 $28,321 -71% 114 $248   $10,359,006 66

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/10/13 7 $5,435,625   1,510 $3,600   $5,435,625 7
1995/10/20 9 $2,675,863 -51% 1,518 $1,763   $8,111,488 14
1995/10/27 12 $1,096,911 -59% 1,086 $1,010   $9,208,399 21
1995/11/03 19 $567,047 -48% 616 $921   $9,775,446 28
1995/11/10 27 $293,688 -48% 316 $929   $10,069,134 35
1995/12/08 28 $154,992   329 $471   $10,330,685 63