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Reds (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $50,000,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,666 $50,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,589 $50,000,000

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$33,500,000
Domestic Releases: December 4th, 1981 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: October 17th, 2006 by Paramount Home Video, released as Reds - 25th Anniversary Edition
MPAA Rating: PG (appeal overturned)
Running Time: 195 minutes
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Keywords: Biography
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 305 $5,888,360 Feb 12, 1982 73
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 211 $11,374,204 Jan 1, 1982 31

Leading Cast

   Lousie Bryant

Supporting Cast

Jack Nicholson    Eugene O'Neill
Paul Sorvino    Louis Fraina
John Ratzenberger    Communist Leader

Uncategorized

Warren Beatty    John Reed
Gene Hackman    Pete Van Wherry
M. Emmet Walsh    Speaker - Liberal Club
Edward Herrmann    Max Eastman
Maureen Stapleton    Emma Goldman
R.G. Armstrong    Government Agent

Uncategorized

Jack Kehoe    Eddie

Uncategorized

Josef Sommer    State Department Official

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1981/12/04 2 $2,411,083   389 $6,198   $2,411,083 1
1982/01/01 8 $3,728,000   665 $5,606   $0 5
1982/01/08 5 $2,379,809 -36% 644 $3,695   $20,912,446 6
1982/01/15 4 $2,181,946 -8% 626 $3,486   $23,760,547 7
1982/01/22 10 $1,220,633 -44% 573 $2,130   $25,523,000 8
1982/01/29 10 $1,147,395 -6% 419 $2,738   $26,950,104 9
1982/02/05 10 $886,581 -23% 369 $2,403   $28,116,972 10
1982/02/12 5 $1,929,964 +118% 554 $3,484   $30,184,831 11
1982/02/19 7 $1,272,275 -34% 576 $2,209   $31,802,166 12

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1982/01/01 1 $22,260,637   665 $33,475   $18,532,637 5
1982/01/08 5 $3,045,964 -86% 644 $4,730   $21,578,601 6
1982/01/15 4 $2,723,766 -11% 626 $4,351   $24,302,367 7
1982/01/22 8 $1,500,342 -45% 573 $2,618   $25,802,709 8
1982/01/29 9 $1,427,682 -5% 419 $3,407   $27,230,391 9
1982/02/05 8 $1,024,476 -28% 369 $2,776   $28,254,867 10
1982/02/12 5 $2,275,024 +122% 554 $4,107   $30,529,891 11

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