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A Perfect World (1993)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $31,160,784Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,599 $31,160,784
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,538 $31,160,784
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 418 $31,160,784
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 457 $31,160,784

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 24th, 1993 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for violence, sexual content and language.
Running Time: 138 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Warner Bros.
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day) 167 $8,075,582 Nov 26, 1993 5
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 123 $17,497,094 Nov 26, 1993 5
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day) 188 $8,075,582 Nov 26, 1993 5
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 176 $17,497,094 Nov 26, 1993 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 3-Day) 66 $8,075,582 Nov 26, 1993 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 48 $17,497,094 Nov 26, 1993 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 5-Day) 73 $8,075,582 Nov 26, 1993 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 67 $17,497,094 Nov 26, 1993 5

Leading Cast

   Butch Haynes
   Red Garnett

Supporting Cast

Laura Dern    Sally Gerber
T.J. Lowther    Phillip Perry
Keith Szarabajka    Terry Pugh
Leo Burmester    Tom Adler
Paul Hewitt    Dick Suttle
Bradley Whitford    Bobby Lee
Ray McKinnon    Bradley
Jennifer Griffin    Glady's Perry
Leslie Flowers    Naomi Perry
Belinda Flowers    Ruth Perry
Darryl Cox    Mr. Hughes
Jay Whiteaker    Superman
Taylor Suzanna McBride    Tinkerbell
Christopher Reagan Ammons    Dancing Skeleton
Mark Voges    Larry
Vernon Grote    Prison Guard
James Jeter    Oldtimer
Ed Geldart    Fred Cummings
Bruce McGill    Paul Sanders
Nik Hagler    General Store Manager
Gary Moody    Local Sheriff
George Haynes    Farmer
Marietta Marich    Farmer's Wife
Rodger Boyce    Mr. Willits
Lucy Lee Flippin    Lucy
Elizabeth Ruscio    Paula
David Kroll    Newscaster
Gabriel Folse    Officer Terrance
Gil Glasgow    Officer Pete
Dennis Letts    Governor
John Hussey    Governor's Aide
Margaret Bowman    Trick or Treat Lady
John M. Jackson    Bob Fielder, Jr
Katy Wottrich    Patsy Fielder
Marco Perella    Road Block Officer
Linda Hart    Eileen
Brandon Smith    Officer Jones
George Orrison    Officer Orrison
Wayne Dehart    Mack
Mary Alice    Lottie
Kevin Woods    Cleveland
Tony Frank    Arch Andrews
Woody Watson    Lt. Hendricks

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

Production and Technical Credits

John Lee Hancock    Screenwriter
Mark Johnson    Producer
David Valdes    Producer
Henry Bumstead    Production Designer
Joel Cox    Editor
Ron Spang    Editor
Lennie Niehaus    Composer
Jack N. Green    Director of Photography
L. Dean Jones, Jr.    Assistant Director
David Valdes    Production Manager
Jack Taylor Jr    Art Director
Alan Hicks    Set Decorator
Erica Edell Phillips    Costume Designer
Amy Stofsky    Costume Supervisor
Jeff Wexler    Sound Mixer
Les Fresholtz    Re-recording Mixer
Dick Alexander    Re-recording Mixer
Allen L. Stone    Re-recording Mixer
Alan Robert Murray    Supervising Sound Editor
Gary Krivacek    Sound Effects Editor
Terry Rodman    Sound Effects Editor
Neil Burrow    Sound Effects Editor
John Phillips    Sound Effects Editor
Milton C. Burrow    Sound Effects Editor
Samuel C. Crutcher    Sound Effects Editor
Tom Stevens    Sound Effects Editor
James J Klinger    Sound Effects Editor
Karen Spangenberg    Supervising Dialogue Editor
Richard Burton    Dialogue Editor
Kim Secrist    Dialogue Editor
James J. Isaacs    Dialogue Editor
Michael Magill    Dialogue Editor
Jayme S. Parker    Dialogue Editor
John Kwiatkowski    Dialogue Editor
Stu Bernstein    Dialogue Editor
Zack Davis    Dialogue Editor
Donald Harris    Music Editor
Phyllis Huffman    Casting Director
Buddy Van Horn    Stunt Coordinator

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

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/11/26 3 $8,075,582   1,964 $4,112   $11,247,959 1
1993/12/03 2 $5,428,887 -33% 1,964 $2,764   $18,669,507 2
1993/12/10 5 $2,814,944 -48% 1,964 $1,433   $22,897,508 3
1993/12/17 7 $1,472,284 -48% 1,710 $861   $25,285,220 4
1994/01/07 22 $316,539   405 $782   $29,747,763 7

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/11/26 3 $10,068,243   1,964 $5,126   $13,240,620 2
1993/12/03 2 $6,841,944 -32% 1,964 $3,484   $20,082,564 3
1993/12/10 5 $3,730,372 -45% 1,964 $1,899   $23,812,936 4