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Kill Bill: Volume 1


The Numbers Rating: 7.39 (125 votes) Rate it - Rating Details
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 85% - Fresh
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $70,098,138
International Box Office$110,000,000
Worldwide Box Office$180,098,138
For full financial breakdown, please contact our research team.
Production Budget:$55,000,000
Theatrical Release: October 10th, 2003 (Wide) by Miramax
Video Release: April 13th, 2004 by Miramax Video
MPAA Rating: R for strong bloody violence, language and some sexual content
Franchise: Kill Bill
Keywords: Revenge, Non-Chronological, Hitmen, Wedding Day Disasters
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Running Time:111 minutes
Total video rental revenue (to April 25, 2004):$25,000,000
Video Rental (Week of April 19-25, 2004):$12,180,000
US first day DVD sales (April 13, 2004):$40,000,000
Alternative TitleKill Bill: Vol. 1

Kill Bill: Volume 1 is Quentin Tarantino's fourth movie. Uma Thurman plays the Bride, a former assassin betrayed by her boss, Bill (David Carradine). Four years after surviving a bullet in the head, the Bride emerges from a coma and swears revenge on her former master and his Deadly Viper Assassination Squad (DiVAS). The Bride travels from the El Paso backroads to Pasadena suburbia to Okinawa sushi bars to the Tokyo yakuza gang terrority hunting down the gang's members, played by Lucy Liu, Vivica A. Fox, Daryl Hannah and Michael Madsen.

Cast

Uma Thurman    The Bride (a.k.a. Black Mamba)
David Carradine    Bill
Daryl Hannah    Elle Driver (a.k.a. California Mountain Snake)
Michael Madsen    Budd (a.k.a. Sidewinder)
Vivica Fox    Vernita Green (a.k.a. Cobra)
Lucy Alexis Liu    O-Ren Ishi (a.k.a. Cottonmouth)
Michael Parks    Earl McGraw
Sonny Chiba    Hattori Hanzo
Chiaki Kuriyama    Go Go Yubari
Julie Dreyfus    Sofie Fatale

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Quentin Tarantino
Screenwriter    Quentin Tarantino
Cinematographer    Robert Richardson

Weekend Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/10/10 1 $22,089,322   3,102 $7,121   $22,089,322 3
2003/10/17 2 $12,424,841 -44% 3,102 $4,005   $43,235,778 10
2003/10/24 7 $6,355,590 -49% 2,633 $2,414   $54,037,681 17
2003/10/31 7 $4,529,607 -29% 2,429 $1,865   $60,801,929 24
2003/11/07 11 $2,322,779 -49% 1,681 $1,382   $64,797,396 31
2003/11/14 14 $1,427,946 -39% 903 $1,581   $67,406,938 38
2003/11/21 17 $565,486 -60% 398 $1,421   $68,417,240 45
2003/11/28 26 $331,371 -41% 208 $1,593   $69,029,786 52
2003/12/05 32 $124,871 -62% 147 $849   $69,272,523 59
2003/12/12 38 $80,433 -36% 113 $712   $69,422,663 66
2003/12/19 44 $43,141 -46% 64 $674   $69,508,791 73
2003/12/26 55 $35,998 -17% 48 $750   $69,577,340 80
2004/01/02 54 $40,164 +12% 38 $1,057   $69,655,060 87
2004/01/09 57 $32,083 -20% 37 $867   $69,709,901 94
2004/01/16 61 $27,822 -13% 30 $927   $69,758,170 101
2004/01/23 62 $21,604 -22% 23 $939   $69,796,127 108
2004/01/30 63 $12,700 -41% 21 $605   $69,820,816 115
2004/02/06 78 $11,050 -13% 14 $789   $69,840,882 122
2004/02/13 71 $9,634 -13% 17 $567   $69,855,547 129
2004/02/20 91 $7,308 -24% 10 $731   $69,869,068 136
2004/02/27 101 $2,886 -61% 8 $361   $69,875,449 143
2004/03/05 82 $3,550 +23% 8 $444   $69,882,929 150
2004/03/12 86 $4,137 +17% 8 $517   $69,889,848 157
2004/03/19 86 $3,167 -23% 8 $396   $69,897,284 164
2004/03/26 118 $1,922 -39% 6 $320   $69,902,009 171
2004/04/02 118 $999 -48% 5 $200   $69,904,450 178
2004/04/09 93 $4,432 +344% 4 $1,108   $69,909,813 185
2004/04/23 44 $67,390   143 $471   $69,978,747 199
2004/04/30 58 $43,265 -36% 107 $404   $70,050,813 206
2004/05/07 74 $14,339 -67% 61 $235   $70,081,403 213
2004/05/14 107 $5,872 -59% 32 $184   $70,093,584 220
2004/05/21 130 $2,256 -62% 13 $174   $70,098,138 227

Daily Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/10/10 1 $8,072,000   3,102 $2,602   $8,072,000 1
2003/10/11 1 $7,995,000 -1% 3,102 $2,577   $16,182,000 2
2003/10/12 1 $5,907,000 -26% 3,102 $1,904   $22,089,322 3
2003/10/13 1 $3,196,000 -46% 3,102 $1,030   $25,286,000 4
2003/10/14 1 $2,126,000 -33% 3,102 $685   $27,412,000 5
2003/10/15 1 $1,704,000 -20% 3,102 $549   $29,116,000 6
2003/10/16 1 $1,692,000 -1% 3,102 $545   $30,811,000 7
2003/10/17 2 $4,214,000 +149% 3,102 $1,358   $35,025,000 8
2003/10/18 2 $5,275,000 +25% 3,102 $1,701   $40,352,000 9
2003/10/19 2 $2,960,000 -44% 3,102 $954   $43,235,778 10
2003/10/20 2 $1,163,000 -61% 3,102 $375   $44,398,000 11
2003/10/21 2 $1,319,000 +13% 3,102 $425   $45,717,000 12
2003/10/22 2 $1,029,000 -22% 3,102 $332   $46,746,000 13
2003/10/23 2 $997,000 -3% 3,102 $321   $47,682,000 14
2003/10/24 6 $2,203,000 +121% 2,633 $837   $49,885,000 15
2003/10/25 7 $2,523,000 +15% 2,633 $958   $52,240,000 16
2003/10/26 6 $1,798,000 -29% 2,633 $683   $54,037,681 17
2003/10/27 4 $669,000 -63% 2,633 $254   $54,707,000 18
2003/10/28 5 $736,000 +10% 2,633 $280   $55,442,000 19
2003/10/29 6 $615,000 -16% 2,633 $234   $56,057,000 20
2003/10/30 6 $487,000 -21% 2,633 $185   $56,272,000 21
2003/10/31 6 $965,000 +98% 2,429 $397   $57,237,000 22
2003/11/01 8 $2,197,000 +128% 2,429 $904   $59,418,000 23
2003/11/02 7 $1,385,000 -37% 2,429 $570   $60,801,929 24
2003/11/03 5 $537,000 -61% 2,429 $221   $61,439,000 25
2003/11/04 5 $589,000 +10% 2,429 $242   $62,027,000 26
2003/11/05 8 $430,000 -27% 2,429 $177   $62,457,000 27
2003/11/06 8 $309,000 -28% 2,429 $127   $62,475,000 28
2003/11/10 10 $338,000   1,681 $201   $65,136,000 32
2003/11/11 11 $458,000 +36% 1,681 $272   $65,594,000 33
2003/11/12 10 $259,000 -43% 1,681 $154   $65,853,000 34
2003/11/13 10 $222,000 -14% 1,681 $132   $65,979,000 35
2004/01/19 52 $5,975   30 $199   $69,764,145 102
2004/02/16 68 $1,600   17 $94   $69,857,147 130

Worldwide Weekly Chart Record

DateRank Gross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal Gross
2004-03-11 0 $0       $174,405,711
2004-03-18 26 $1,388,406       $175,794,117
2004-03-25 35 $1,106,870 -20.28%     $176,900,987
2004-04-01 0 $522,464 -52.80%     $177,423,451
2004-04-08 0 $3,487,906 +567.59%     $180,911,357
2004-04-15 0 $-2,700,000 -177.41%     $178,211,357
2004-05-20 0 $8,170   32 $255 $180,345,882