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Cry Freedom (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $5,899,797Details
International Box Office $20,000,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $25,899,797
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,701-5,800) 5,757 $5,899,797
All Time International Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,743 $20,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,957 $25,899,797

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$29,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 6th, 1987 (Wide) by Universal
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Keywords: Biography, House Arrest
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization

Leading Cast

   Steve Biko


Kevin Kline    Donald Woods
Julian Glover    Don Card
Ian McNeice   
Kevin McNally    Ken

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Production and Technical Credits

George Fenton    Composer
Richard Attenborough    Producer

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1987/11/06 19 $318,723   27 $11,805   $318,723 1
1987/12/11 25 $98,272   19 $5,172   $1,848,422 6
1988/02/19 12 $802,235   479 $1,675   $3,487,583 16

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