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Lorenzo’s Oil (1992)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,144,115Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,401-5,500) 5,433 $7,144,115
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,001-7,100) 7,086 $7,144,115

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 30th, 1992 (Limited) by Universal
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for a child’s life threatening ordeal.
Running Time: 129 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast

   Michaela Odone


Nick Nolte    Augusto Odone
Elizabeth Daily    Lorenzo Michael Murphy Odone
LaTanya Richardson    Nurse Ruth
Laura Linney    Young Teacher
James Rebhorn    Ellard Muscatine
Gerry Bamman    Dr. Judalon
Peter Ustinov    Prof. Gus Nikolais

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

Production and Technical Credits

Karen O'Hara    Set Decorator

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

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/01/01 19 $79,353   3 $26,451   $118,138 1
1993/01/22 13 $1,658,300   412 $4,025   $2,837,168 4
1993/01/29 15 $1,103,595 -33% 456 $2,420   $4,385,325 5

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/01/22 13 $2,102,862   412 $5,104   $3,281,730 4