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Silverado (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $33,200,000Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
76% - Fresh
Audience
80% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$26,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 10th, 1985 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Western
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 483 $426,902 Sep 27, 1985 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 378 $741,840 Sep 20, 1985 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 450 $868,379 Sep 13, 1985 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 468 $1,248,818 Sep 6, 1985 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 655 $1,298,206 Aug 30, 1985 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,063 $1,120,719 Aug 23, 1985 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,402 $1,252,534 Aug 16, 1985 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,582 $1,811,363 Aug 9, 1985 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,794 $2,512,627 Aug 2, 1985 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,149 $3,231,315 Jul 26, 1985 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,698 $3,631,204 Jul 19, 1985 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,454 $3,522,897 Jul 12, 1985 5
Widest Opening Weekend 3,460 1,168 Jul 12, 1985 5

Cast

Danny Glover    Malachi 'Mal' Johnson
Kevin Kline    Paden
John Cleese    Sheriff John Langston
Brion James    Hobart
Richard Jenkins    Kelly
Rosanna Arquette    Hannah
Joe Seneca    Ezra Johnson
   Jake
Amanda Wyss    Phoebe
James Gammon    Dawson
Ray Baker    Ethan McKendrick
Todd Allen    Deputy Kern
Linda Hunt    Stella
Jeff Fahey    Deputy Tyree
Brian Dennehy    Silverado Sheriff
Jeff Goldblum    Slick/Calvin Santo
Scott Glenn    Emmett

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Bruce Broughton
Costumer: Women    Jennifer L. Parsons

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/07/12 7 $3,522,897   1,168 $3,016   $4,519,561 5
1985/07/19 4 $3,631,204 +3% 1,190 $3,051   $9,931,209 12
1985/07/26 5 $3,231,315 -11% 1,179 $2,741   $15,087,062 19
1985/08/02 7 $2,512,627 -22% 1,040 $2,416   $19,181,357 26
1985/08/09 10 $1,811,363 -28% 903 $2,006   $22,146,904 33
1985/08/16 14 $1,252,534 -31% 703 $1,782   $24,214,759 40
1985/08/23 12 $1,120,719 -11% 654 $1,714   $25,995,319 47
1985/08/30 14 $1,298,206 +16% 594 $2,186   $27,748,105 54
1985/09/06 9 $1,248,818 -4% 725 $1,723   $29,070,413 61
1985/09/13 10 $868,379 -30% 723 $1,201   $30,283,063 68
1985/09/20 11 $741,840 -15% 682 $1,088   $31,368,056 75
1985/09/27 14 $426,902 -42% 470 $908   $32,076,721 82

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/07/12 7 $5,303,341   1,168 $4,541   $6,300,005 9
1985/07/19 4 $5,555,742 +5% 1,190 $4,669   $11,855,747 16
1985/07/26 6 $4,812,983 -13% 1,179 $4,082   $16,668,730 23
1985/08/02 8 $3,666,811 -24% 1,040 $3,526   $20,335,541 30
1985/08/09 11 $2,626,684 -28% 903 $2,909   $22,962,225 37
1985/08/16 14 $1,912,375 -27% 703 $2,720   $24,874,600 44
1985/08/23 14 $1,575,299 -18% 654 $2,409   $26,449,899 51
1985/08/30 15 $1,371,696 -13% 594 $2,309   $27,821,595 58
1985/09/06 9 $1,593,089 +16% 725 $2,197   $29,414,684 65
1985/09/13 8 $1,211,532 -24% 723 $1,676   $30,626,216 72
1985/09/20 10 $1,023,603 -16% 682 $1,501   $31,649,819 79