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Help! (1965)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $12,066,667Details
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  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,501-4,600) 4,518 $12,066,667
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,801-5,900) 5,805 $12,066,667

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 9th, 1965 (Wide) by MGM
Video Release: June 25th, 2013 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 153 minutes
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Source:Based on Musical Group
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Leo McKern    Clang
Eleanor Bron    Ahme
Victor Spinetti    Foot
Roy Kinnear    Algernon
Patrick Cargill    Superintendent
John Bluthal    Bhuta
Peter Copley    Jeweller
Alfie Bass    Doorman
Warren Mitchell    Abdul
Bruce Lacey    Lawnmower
Mal Lacey    Cross channel swimmer

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

Production and Technical Credits

Walter Shenson    Producer
Marc Behm    Screenwriter
Charles Wood    Screenwriter
Marc Behm    Story Creator
David Watkin    Director of Photography
John Pellatt    Production Manager
Raymond Simm    Art Director
Robert Freeman    Colour Consultant and Tiles
Julie Harris    Costume Designer
Ken Thorne    Music Director
John Lennon    Composer
Paul McCartney    Composer
George Harrison    Composer
George Martin    Music Producer

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 June 25th, 2013

June 24th, 2013

It's summer time. Long time readers know what that means for the home market. It's bad news. There are a couple of first-run releases to come out: The Call and The Incredible Burt Wonderstone. The former was a solid midlevel hit earning more than $50 million on a $13 million budget. The latter bombed. Neither one is a contender for Pick of the Week. There are a couple limited releases that might rise to that level, but I think the best release is Todd & the Book of Pure Evil: The Complete Second Season on DVD. Unfortunately, the screener arrived late so I haven't had a chance to review it, and I hate handing out that honor when till after I give the screener a full review. Fortunately, there is a screener that arrived late that is worth that honor: My Neighbor Totoro on Blu-ray. More...