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Sommersby (1993)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $50,081,992Details
International Box Office $90,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $140,081,992
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
63% - Fresh
Audience
60% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 5th, 1993 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: May 21st, 2013 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sensuality.
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Source:Remake
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: France,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,313 $1,416,832 Mar 12, 1993 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,095 $2,839,683 Mar 5, 1993 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,141 $4,142,931 Feb 26, 1993 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,187 $5,925,345 Feb 19, 1993 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,056 $9,937,001 Feb 12, 1993 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,145 $8,104,624 Feb 5, 1993 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,021 1,432 Feb 5, 1993 3

Cast

Bill Pullman    Orin Meecham
   Laurel
James Earl Jones    Judge Isaacs
   John Robert 'Jack' Sommersby
R. Lee Ermey    Dick Mead
Frankie Faison    Joseph
Maury Chaykin    Lawyer Dawson
Richard Hamilton    Judge Harold Lake

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Danny Elfman
Cinematographer    Philippe Rousselot
First Assistant Director    Josh McLaglen

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/02/05 2 $8,104,624   1,432 $5,660   $8,104,624 3
1993/02/12 2 $9,937,001 +23% 1,710 $5,811   $20,418,274 10
1993/02/19 3 $5,925,345 -40% 1,762 $3,363   $27,843,199 17
1993/02/26 5 $4,142,931 -30% 1,762 $2,351   $33,498,962 24
1993/03/05 8 $2,839,683 -31% 1,654 $1,717   $37,483,882 31
1993/03/12 11 $1,416,832 -50% 1,506 $941   $39,811,500 38

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/02/05 2 $10,481,273   1,432 $7,319   $10,481,273 7
1993/02/12 2 $11,436,581 +9% 1,710 $6,688   $21,917,854 14
1993/02/19 3 $7,438,177 -35% 1,762 $4,221   $29,356,031 21
1993/02/26 5 $5,288,168 -29% 1,762 $3,001   $34,644,199 28
1993/03/05 7 $3,750,469 -29% 1,654 $2,268   $38,394,668 35