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Sleeping Beauty (1959)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $9,464,608Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
92% - Fresh
Audience
80% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 29th, 1959 (Wide) by Walt Disney
March 21st, 1986 (Limited) by Walt Disney
Video Release: September 9th, 2003 by Walt Disney Home Entertainment
November 2nd, 2010 by MGM Video, released as Sleeping Beauty / Hansel Gretel / Rumpelstiltskin
Comparisons: vs. Frozen
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Keywords: Prince/Princess, Arranged Marriage, Romance, False Identity, Curses, Fairies, Voiceover/Narration, Love at First Sight
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Hand Animation
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Cast

Mary Costa   
Bill Shirley   
Eleanor Audley   

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Featured Blu-ray Review: Sleeping Beauty

October 4th, 2014

This is not the first time I've reviewed Sleeping Beauty. It is not the first time I've reviewed the film on Blu-ray. The previous review was almost exactly six years ago. This review is less about the movie and more about the differences in the two Blu-ray releases. More...

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/03/21 5 $2,548,698   913 $2,792   $2,548,698 9,916
1986/03/28 8 $1,843,917 -28% 1,159 $1,591   $5,995,816 9,923
1986/04/04 8 $1,869,345 +1% 1,042 $1,794   $9,464,608 9,930

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/03/21 5 $4,151,899   913 $4,548   $4,151,899 9,920
1986/03/28 5 $3,443,364 -17% 1,159 $2,971   $7,595,263 9,927

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
10/12/200811,161,057 1,161,057$17,404,244$17,404,244266
10/19/20083332,614-71% 1,493,671$4,985,884$22,390,128267
10/26/20086176,633-47% 1,670,304$2,647,729$25,037,857268
11/2/20088119,113-33% 1,789,417$1,785,504$26,823,361269
11/9/20081092,572-22% 1,881,989$1,387,654$28,211,015270
11/16/20081969,584-25% 1,951,573$1,043,064$29,254,079271
11/30/20089421,719 2,393,531$5,777,550$35,335,012273
4/4/20102171,588 2,594,006$1,073,104$38,443,166343
9/23/20123013,552 7,256,303$274,283$117,051,383472
10/7/2012298,477 7,273,014$180,885$117,404,379474
10/14/20122813,987+65% 7,287,001$302,311$117,706,689475
11/18/20122821,013 7,389,787$537,660$120,171,080480
2/17/20132436,164 7,713,364$771,154$126,950,038493
4/28/20132923,266 7,878,189$429,053$130,303,606503
5/26/20133024,186 7,943,589$495,791$131,620,542507
6/30/20132227,171 8,026,727$589,630$133,357,764512
7/7/20132826,201-4% 8,052,928$575,631$133,933,395513
7/14/20132327,798+6% 8,080,726$614,347$134,547,742514
7/21/20132128,141+1% 8,108,867$588,938$135,136,679515
8/18/20132032,210 8,192,120$618,393$136,741,201519
9/1/20132817,497 8,228,440$350,547$137,456,412521
9/29/20132312,147 8,283,890$208,688$138,554,542525
10/6/20131814,804+22% 8,298,694$279,289$138,833,831526
10/13/20132813,754-7% 8,312,448$275,579$139,109,410527
10/20/20132614,458+5% 8,326,906$290,990$139,400,401528
10/27/20132814,860+3% 8,341,766$286,135$139,686,536529
11/10/2013257,948 8,364,332$166,434$140,147,578531
11/17/20132813,384+68% 8,377,716$297,028$140,444,606532
12/15/20133020,250 8,451,446$339,524$141,875,695536
5/25/20142215,686 8,760,231$580,202$151,130,290559
6/8/20142511,198 8,782,244$368,345$151,886,535561
6/22/2014307,172 8,798,657$252,757$152,465,738563
7/20/20142811,789 8,842,583$356,195$153,903,311567
7/27/20142113,994+19% 8,856,577$391,678$154,294,989568
8/3/20142013,101-6% 8,869,678$365,781$154,660,770569
8/10/20142512,454-5% 8,882,132$345,701$155,006,471570
8/24/20143010,287 8,892,986$301,464$155,324,719572
8/31/20143012,226+19% 8,905,212$333,283$155,658,002573
9/7/20142611,846-3% 8,917,058$318,067$155,976,070574
9/14/2014236,425-46% 8,923,483$176,565$156,152,634575
9/21/2014225,891-8% 8,929,374$177,422$156,330,057576
9/28/20142711,408+94% 8,940,782$332,362$156,662,418577
10/12/2014486,591 9,028,842$1,842,267$158,550,317579
10/19/2014938,680-55% 9,067,522$758,612$159,308,929580
10/26/20141725,700-34% 9,093,222$537,883$159,846,812581
11/2/20141829,170+14% 9,122,392$620,749$160,467,561582
11/9/20141819,018-35% 9,141,410$399,093$160,866,654583
11/16/20142214,682-23% 9,156,092$305,938$161,172,592584
11/30/201421143,703 9,315,800$2,743,736$164,236,851586
12/14/20142736,964 9,384,953$739,624$165,630,524588

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
10/12/20143195,528 195,528$3,957,479$3,957,479579
10/19/2014553,144-73% 248,672$1,231,879$5,189,358580
10/26/2014831,462-41% 280,134$739,988$5,929,346581
11/2/2014923,714-25% 303,848$557,751$6,487,097582
11/9/2014818,321-23% 322,169$430,905$6,918,002583
11/16/20141713,614-26% 335,783$320,208$7,238,210584
12/21/20141242,486 423,455$809,775$8,909,220589