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Sniper (1993)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $18,994,653Details
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Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
42% - Rotten
56% - Spilled

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 29th, 1993 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: August 12th, 2008 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 98 minutes
Franchise: Sniper
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Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Baltimore Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,689 $3,626,255 Feb 5, 1993 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,714 $5,715,435 Jan 29, 1993 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,817 1,551 Jan 29, 1993 3


   Thomas Beckett
Billy Zane    Richard Miller
J.T. Walsh    Beckett's Senior Officer
Aden Young    Doug Papich
Ken Radley    El Cirujano
Reynaldo Arenas    Cacique
Gary Swanson    NSC Officer in Washington
Hank Garrett    Admiral in Washington
Frederick Miragliotta    General Miguel Alvarez
Vanessa Steele    Mrs. Alvarez
Carlos Alvarez    Raul Ochoa
Tyler Copin    Ripoly
Tao Gebert    Ripoly's Friend
Edward Wiley    DeSilva
William Curtin    Mountain Top Pilot
Howard Bosse    Mountain Top Co-Pilot
Christos A. Linou    Mountain Top Sniper
Christopher Morsley    Soldier at Pool Table
Donald Battee    Soldier at Bar
Raj Sidhu    Soldier in Barn
Roy Edmonds    Cabrera
John Raaen    Crew Chief
Patrick Moore    Co-Pilot
Loury Cortez    Father Ruiz
Jorge Bustamante    Rebel Captain at Extraction
Dale Dye    Senior NSC Officer
Richard Lineback    Junior NSC Officer
Mario Jurado    Dead Indian
Colin Dragsbaek    Door Gunner
Tony Szeto    Boat Rebel

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Robert L. Rosen
Screenwriter    Michael Frost Beckner
Screenwriter    Crash Leyland
Executive Producer    Mark Johnson
Executive Producer    Walon Green
Executive Producer    Patrick Wachsberger
Director of Photography    Bill Butler
Production Designer    Herbert Pinter
Editor    Scott Smith
Composer    Gary Chang
Co-Producer    James Gorman
Co-Producer    Charles J.D. Schlissel
Associate Producer    Amanda Nelligan
Associate Producer    Gregory A. Gale
Associate Producer    Grant Hill
Assistant Director    Colin Fletcher
Unit Production Manager    Grant Hill
Art Director    Nicholas McCallum
Set Decorator    Leanne Cornish
Set Decorator    Angus Tattle
Costume Designer    Ray Summers
Costume Supervisor    Kerry Thompson
Associate Editor    Richard Alderete
Sound Mixer    Paul Brincat
Re-recording Mixer    David John West
Re-recording Mixer    Doug Turner
Re-recording Mixer    Ray West
Supervising Sound Editor    Barney Cabral
Sound Editor    Mark Hollingsworth
Sound Editor    Donlee Jorgenson
Sound Editor    Kelly Cabral
Sound Editor    Norto Sepulveda
Sound Editor    Toby Brown
Sound Editor    Phil Haberman
Music Editor    Richard Whitfield
Additional Music    Mark Mancina
Additional Music    Hans Zimmer
Casting Director    Louis DiGiaimo
Stunt Coordinator    Glenn Ruehland

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/01/29 2 $5,715,435   1,551 $3,685   $5,715,435 3
1993/02/05 7 $3,626,255 -37% 1,553 $2,335   $11,475,866 10

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/01/29 2 $7,849,611   1,551 $5,061   $7,849,611 7