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The Salvation (2014)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $43,318Details
International Box Office $15,733Details
Worldwide Box Office $59,051
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A tribute to the classic western with inspiration from Nordic sagas. An epic tale of revenge, lost love and greed.


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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 27th, 2015 (Limited) by IFC Films
International Releases: July 25th, 2014 (Wide) (Finland)
December 11th, 2015 (Wide) (Spain)
Video Release: February 27th, 2015 by IFC Video
MPAA Rating: R for violence throughout.
(Rating bulletin 2355, 1/7/2015)
Running Time: 100 minutes
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Keywords: 1870s, Death of a Spouse or Fiancée / Fiancé, Death of a Son or Daughter, Revenge, Gangs, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Zentropa Entertainments33, Spier Films, Forward Films, Danish Film Institute, Nordic Film and TV Fund, Film i Vast
Production Countries: Denmark

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Eric Cantona    The Corsican
Mikael Persbrandt    Peter
Jonathan Pryce    Keane
Douglas Henshall    Mallick
Michael Raymond-James    Paul
Alexander Arnold    Voichek
Sean Cameron Michael    Lester

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Production and Technical Credits

Kristian Levring    Screenwriter
Anders Thomas Jensen    Screenwriter
Sisse Graum Jorgensen    Producer
Peter Aalbaek Jensen    Executive Producer
Peter Garde    Executive Producer
Kristina Kornum    Line Producer
Avy Kaufman    Casting Director
Joyce Nettles    Casting Director
Ann Elisabeth Bartels    Make-up and Hair Designer
Diana Cilliers    Costume Designer
Jorgen Munk    Production Designer
Kasper Winding    Composer
Al Sirkett*    Sound Designer
Pernille Bech Christensen    Editor
Thomas Busk    Visual Effects Producer
Jens Schlosser    Director of Photography

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/02/27 76 $4,651   2 $2,326   $4,651 1
2015/03/27 89 $931   5 $186   $40,951 5
2015/05/29 88 $516   1 $516   $41,467 14

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/02/27 84 $7,703   2 $3,852   $7,703 1
2015/03/06 77 $8,950 +16% 6 $1,492   $16,653 2
2015/03/20 76 $8,122   13 $625   $40,020 4
2015/03/27 91 $2,050 -75% 4 $513   $42,070 5
2015/05/15 102 $549   1 $549   $42,619 12
2015/05/22 102 $699 +27% 1 $699   $43,318 13

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Finland 7/25/2014 $15,598 25 25 25 $15,598 12/17/2015
Spain 12/11/2015 $61 1 1 2 $135 12/21/2015
International Total$15,733 12/21/2015

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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