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Chaplin (1992)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $9,289,349Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,997 $9,289,349
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,401-6,500) 6,474 $9,289,349

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 25th, 1992 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 135 minutes
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Keywords: Biography
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Companies: Tri-Star Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast

   Charlie Chaplin

Supporting Cast

Dan Aykroyd    Mack Sennett
Geraldine Chaplin    Hannah Chaplin
Kevin Dunn    J. Edgar Hoover
Anthony Hopkins    George Hayden
Milla Jovovich    Mildred Harris
Moira Kelly    Hetty Kelly/Oona O'Neill
Kevin Kline    Douglas Fairbanks
Diane Lane    Paulette Goddard
Penelope Ann Miller    Edna Purviance
John Thaw    Fred Karno
Marisa Tomei    Mabel Normand
Nancy Travis    Joan Barry
James Woods    Joseph Scott
Michael Blevins    David Raksin
Tom Bradford    Charlie age 14
Francesca Buller    Minnie Chaplin
Matthew Cottle    Stan Laurel
Peter Crook    Frank Hooper
Hugh Downer    Charlie Age 5
David Duchovny    Rollie Totheroh
Donnie Kehr    Sound Engineer
Karen Lewis    Yankee Doodle Dancer
Deborah Maria Moore    Lita Grey
Sean O'Bryan    Lewis Seeley
Bill Paterson    Stage Manager
Maria Pitillo    Mary Pickford
Gerald Sim    Doctor
Graham Sinclair    Master of Ceremonies
John Standing    Butler
Robert Stephens    Ted the Drunk
Norbit Weisser    German Diplomat
Nicholas Gatt    Sydney Age 9
Anthony Bowles    Conductor
Brian Coleman    Drunk
Howard Lew Lewis    Workhouse Official
P.H. Moriarty    Workhouse Official
Brian Lipson    Warder
Alan Ford    Warder
Liz Porter    Matchgirl
Ultan Ely-O'Carroll    Rummy Binks
Marcus Eyre    Policeman

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits

Richard Attenborough    Producer
Mario Kassar    Producer
William Boyd    Screenwriter
Bryan Forbes    Screenwriter
William Goldman    Screenwriter
Diana Hawkins    Story Creator
Terence Clegg    Co-Producer
Diana Hawkins    Associate Producer
Sven Nykvist    Director of Photography
Stuart Craig    Production Designer
Anne V. Coates    Editor
John Barry    Composer
Ellen Mirojnick    Costume Designer
John Mollo    Costume Designer
David Tomblin    Assistant Director
Micky Moore    Second Unit Director
Basil Somner    Unit Production Manager
Norman Dorme    Supervising Art Director
Mark Mansbridge    Art Director
John King    Art Director
Chris A. Butler    Set Decorator
Stephenie McMillan    Set Decorator
Alexander Witt    Second Unit Camera
Michael Dennison    Costume Supervisor
Deborah Hopper    Costume Supervisor
Anthony Scarano    Costume Designer
Edward Tise    Sound Mixer
Gerry Humphreys    Re-recording Mixer
Dean Humphreys    Re-recording Mixer
John Wolstenholme    Re-recording Mixer
Mike Crouch    Dialogue Editor
Andrew Glen    Music Editor
Wally Schneiderman    Makeup
Stephanie Kaye    Hairstylist
John Caglione, Jr.    Special Make-up Effects
Bob Laden    Special Make-up Effects
Robin Glenn    Music Supervisor
Mike Fenton    Casting Director
Valorie Massalas    Casting Director
Susie Figgis    Casting Director
Peter Brace    Stunt Coordinator
Joe Dunne    Stunt Coordinator
Chris Corbould    Special Effects Technician - London
Lee Cleary    Second Assistant Director

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for February 15th, 2011

February 14th, 2011

It's another really slow week for DVD / Blu-ray releases with a total of one first run release of note. There are a few other smaller releases, as well as catalog titles, etc., The biggest release of the week is also arguably the best, Unstoppable on Blu-ray. And while the release date is bizarre, Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol on Blu-ray is also worth picking up. Also of note is Despicable Me, which came out a couple months ago, but the Blu-ray Combo Pack just arrived last week. More...

Featured Blu-ray Review: Chaplin

February 13th, 2011

Chaplin came out in 1992 and while it never really found an audience and only earned mixed reviews, it did earn Robert Downey, Jr. his first Oscar nomination. A few years ago, the film was released on a 15th anniversary DVD, but I wasn't able to acquire a screener. So when I was given a chance to review the Blu-ray release, I jumped at it. But how well does this movie work as a biopic, or just as entertainment? And just as importantly, how well does it stand up on Blu-ray? More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/01/08 7 $3,263,026   1,066 $3,061   $3,591,311 3
1993/01/15 10 $2,069,280 -37% 1,080 $1,916   $6,678,621 4
1993/01/22 16 $701,704 -66% 716 $980   $7,777,484 5

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/01/08 7 $4,281,056   1,066 $4,016   $4,609,341 3
1993/01/15 10 $2,466,439 -42% 1,080 $2,284   $7,075,780 4