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Dawn of the Dead (1979)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $5,100,000Details
International Box Office $49,900,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $55,000,000
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,949 $5,100,000
All Time International Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,574 $49,900,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,427 $55,000,000

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$1,500,000
Domestic Releases: April 20th, 1979 (Limited) by United Film Distribution Co.
May 4th, 1979 (Wide) by United Film Distribution Co.
Video Release: June 28th, 2011 by Universal Home Entertainment
Running Time: 126 minutes
Franchise: George A. Romero's Dead Series
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Keywords: Zombies
Production Method:Live Action

Leading Cast



Tom Savini    Blades

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