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Silkwood (1983)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $35,615,609Details
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  5. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
75% - Fresh
Audience
78% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 14th, 1983 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
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Keywords: Whistleblowers
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 571 $88,212 Apr 13, 1984 124
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 332 $244,954 Apr 6, 1984 117
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 379 $261,569 Mar 30, 1984 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 291 $442,438 Mar 23, 1984 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 369 $404,265 Mar 16, 1984 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 321 $552,179 Mar 9, 1984 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 296 $744,050 Mar 2, 1984 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 283 $1,076,927 Feb 24, 1984 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 226 $1,740,167 Feb 17, 1984 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 300 $1,891,522 Feb 10, 1984 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 300 $2,665,876 Feb 3, 1984 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 309 $3,547,122 Jan 27, 1984 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 805 $2,481,524 Jan 20, 1984 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,300 $2,333,091 Jan 13, 1984 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,017 $2,137,349 Jan 6, 1984 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,257 $2,999,981 Dec 30, 1983 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,859 $1,431,199 Dec 23, 1983 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,410 $1,218,322 Dec 16, 1983 5

Cast

   Karen Silkwood
Will Patton    Joe
   Drew Stephens
   Dolly Pelliker
Craig T. Nelson    Winston
M. Emmet Walsh    Walt Yarborough
James Rebhorn    Los Alamos Doctor
Fred Ward    Morgan
David Strathairn    Wesley
Ron Silver    Paul Stone
Anthony Heald    2nd Doctor and Union Meeting
Bruce McGill    Mace Hurley
Diana Scarwid    Angela
Richard Hamilton    Georgie
Tess Harper    Linda Dawson
Josef Sommer    Max Richter
Bill Cobbs    Man in Lunchroom

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1983/12/16 12 $1,218,322   257 $4,741   $1,608,498 5
1983/12/23 13 $1,431,199 +17% 257 $5,569   $3,699,005 12
1983/12/30 8 $2,999,981 +110% 287 $10,453   $7,941,875 19
1984/01/06 7 $2,137,349 -29% 287 $7,447   $10,845,623 26
1984/01/13 6 $2,333,091 +9% 350 $6,666   $13,917,249 33
1984/01/20 3 $2,481,524 +6% 556 $4,463   $17,075,198 40
1984/01/27 1 $3,547,122 +43% 816 $4,347   $21,501,926 47
1984/02/03 2 $2,665,876 -25% 839 $3,177   $25,164,738 54
1984/02/10 3 $1,891,522 -29% 843 $2,244   $27,704,975 61
1984/02/17 7 $1,740,167 -8% 791 $2,200   $30,022,652 68
1984/02/24 10 $1,076,927 -38% 687 $1,568   $31,449,222 75
1984/03/02 13 $744,050 -31% 527 $1,412   $32,508,788 82
1984/03/09 17 $552,179 -26% 478 $1,155   $33,323,144 89
1984/03/16 16 $404,265 -27% 388 $1,042   $33,966,354 96
1984/03/23 15 $442,438 +9% 388 $1,140   $34,609,764 103
1984/03/30 21 $261,569 -41% 279 $938   $35,041,191 110
1984/04/06 21 $244,954 -6% 288 $851   $35,400,794 117
1984/04/13 23 $88,212 -64% 150 $588   $35,615,609 124

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1983/12/16 12 $1,877,630   257 $7,306   $2,267,806 9
1983/12/23 12 $2,674,088 +42% 257 $10,405   $4,941,894 16
1983/12/30 8 $3,766,380 +41% 287 $13,123   $8,708,274 23
1984/01/06 6 $2,875,884 -24% 287 $10,021   $11,584,158 30
1984/01/13 6 $3,009,516 +5% 350 $8,599   $14,593,674 37
1984/01/20 3 $3,361,130 +12% 556 $6,045   $17,954,804 44
1984/01/27 1 $4,544,058 +35% 816 $5,569   $22,498,862 51
1984/02/03 2 $3,314,591 -27% 839 $3,951   $25,813,453 58
1984/02/10 3 $2,469,032 -26% 843 $2,929   $28,282,485 65
1984/02/17 7 $2,089,810 -15% 791 $2,642   $30,372,295 72
1984/02/24 10 $1,392,443 -33% 687 $2,027   $31,764,738 79
1984/03/02 12 $1,006,227 -28% 527 $1,909   $32,770,965 86
1984/03/09 14 $791,124 -21% 478 $1,655   $33,562,089 93
1984/03/16 16 $605,237 -23% 388 $1,560   $34,167,326 100
1984/03/23 15 $612,296 +1% 388 $1,578   $34,779,622 107
1984/03/30 20 $376,218 -39% 279 $1,348   $35,155,840 114
1984/04/06 17 $371,557 -1% 288 $1,290   $35,527,397 121