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The Silence of the Lambs
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Box office / business for
The Silence of the Lambs (1991) More at IMDbPro »

Budget
$19,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend
$13,766,814 (USA) (15 February 1991) (1,497 Screens)
£292,592 (UK) (6 June 1991) (1 Screen)
ARS 688,839 (Argentina) (13 June 1991) (4 Screens)
AUD 3,735,383 (Australia) (16 May 1991) (85 Screens)
DEM 153,261 (Germany) (8 April 1992) (150 Screens)
DEM 2,026,540 (Germany) (18 April 1991) (205 Screens)

Gross
$130,742,922 (USA) (30 June 2012)
$130,643,286 (USA) (29 September 1991)
$130,549,109 (USA) (22 September 1991)
$130,433,755 (USA) (15 September 1991)
$130,280,726 (USA) (8 September 1991)
$130,157,016 (USA) (2 September 1991)
$129,953,413 (USA) (25 August 1991)
$129,749,489 (USA) (18 August 1991)
$129,412,237 (USA) (11 August 1991)
$129,004,559 (USA) (4 August 1991)
$128,510,017 (USA) (28 July 1991)
$127,911,450 (USA) (21 July 1991)
$127,310,949 (USA) (14 July 1991)
$126,748,453 (USA) (7 July 1991)
$125,890,892 (USA) (30 June 1991)
$124,925,088 (USA) (23 June 1991)
$123,688,627 (USA) (16 June 1991)
$122,474,498 (USA) (9 June 1991)
$121,185,746 (USA) (2 June 1991)
$119,828,381 (USA) (27 May 1991)
$117,814,717 (USA) (19 May 1991)
$115,093,023 (USA) (12 May 1991)
$112,193,973 (USA) (5 May 1991)
$108,662,853 (USA) (28 April 1991)
$104,928,786 (USA) (21 April 1991)
$100,088,453 (USA) (14 April 1991)
$94,425,327 (USA) (7 April 1991)
$87,119,351 (USA) (31 March 1991)
$78,258,485 (USA) (24 March 1991)
$68,885,835 (USA) (17 March 1991)
$58,125,470 (USA) (10 March 1991)
$45,514,175 (USA) (3 March 1991)
$30,895,958 (USA) (24 February 1991)
$15,179,676 (USA) (18 February 1991)
$130,742,922 (USA)
£17,200,019 (UK) (26 December 1991)
£17,199,608 (UK) (19 December 1991)
£17,198,924 (UK) (12 December 1991)
£17,196,852 (UK) (5 December 1991)
£17,193,628 (UK) (28 November 1991)
£17,189,648 (UK) (21 November 1991)
£17,185,473 (UK) (14 November 1991)
£17,081,583 (UK) (7 November 1991)
£17,172,087 (UK) (31 October 1991)
£17,155,532 (UK) (24 October 1991)
£17,137,496 (UK) (17 October 1991)
£17,111,694 (UK) (10 October 1991)
£17,081,583 (UK) (3 October 1991)
£17,046,056 (UK) (26 September 1991)
£17,013,833 (UK) (19 September 1991)
£16,921,441 (UK) (12 September 1991)
£16,815,483 (UK) (5 September 1991)
£16,706,846 (UK) (29 August 1991)
£16,466,402 (UK) (22 August 1991)
£16,179,195 (UK) (15 August 1991)
£15,808,612 (UK) (8 August 1991)
£15,344,789 (UK) (1 August 1991)
£14,811,598 (UK) (25 July 1991)
£14,156,087 (UK) (18 July 1991)
£13,263,149 (UK) (11 July 1991)
£12,327,921 (UK) (4 July 1991)
£10,771,304 (UK) (27 June 1991)
£8,203,453 (UK) (20 June 1991)
£4,641,075 (UK) (13 June 1991)
£292,592 (UK) (6 June 1991)
£17,119,000 (UK)
$272,742,922 (Worldwide)
ARS 10,209,587 (Argentina) (22 July 1992)
ARS 10,206,249 (Argentina) (15 July 1992)
ARS 10,194,164 (Argentina) (8 July 1992)
ARS 10,179,331 (Argentina) (1 July 1992)
ARS 10,160,152 (Argentina) (24 June 1992)
ARS 10,132,582 (Argentina) (17 June 1992)
ARS 10,068,842 (Argentina) (10 June 1992)
ARS 9,983,488 (Argentina) (3 June 1992)
ARS 9,866,811 (Argentina) (27 May 1992)
ARS 9,695,881 (Argentina) (20 May 1992)
ARS 9,492,979 (Argentina) (13 May 1992)
ARS 9,219,893 (Argentina) (6 May 1992)
ARS 8,961,890 (Argentina) (29 April 1992)
ARS 8,604,093 (Argentina) (22 April 1992)
ARS 8,209,561 (Argentina) (15 April 1992)
ARS 7,859,467 (Argentina) (8 April 1992)
ARS 7,376,429 (Argentina) (1 April 1992)
ARS 7,118,235 (Argentina) (25 March 1992)
ARS 6,955,802 (Argentina) (18 March 1992)
ARS 6,801,380 (Argentina) (11 March 1992)
ARS 6,622,757 (Argentina) (23 October 1991)
ARS 6,604,935 (Argentina) (16 October 1991)
ARS 6,592,609 (Argentina) (9 October 1991)
ARS 6,580,020 (Argentina) (2 October 1991)
ARS 6,560,906 (Argentina) (26 September 1991)
ARS 6,535,842 (Argentina) (19 September 1991)
ARS 6,504,096 (Argentina) (12 September 1991)
ARS 6,464,840 (Argentina) (5 September 1991)
ARS 6,388,310 (Argentina) (29 August 1991)
ARS 6,305,985 (Argentina) (22 August 1991)
ARS 6,174,877 (Argentina) (15 August 1991)
ARS 5,996,961 (Argentina) (8 August 1991)
ARS 5,808,503 (Argentina) (1 August 1991)
ARS 5,550,769 (Argentina) (25 July 1991)
ARS 5,258,507 (Argentina) (18 July 1991)
ARS 4,918,430 (Argentina) (11 July 1991)
ARS 3,405,539 (Argentina) (4 July 1991)
ARS 2,330,504 (Argentina) (27 June 1991)
ARS 1,479,639 (Argentina) (20 June 1991)
ARS 688,839 (Argentina) (13 June 1991)
$2,208,329 (Argentina)
AUD 3,735,383 (Australia) (16 May 1991)
$14,039,731 (Australia)
DEM 1,286,944 (Germany) (22 April 1992)
DEM 621,586 (Germany) (15 April 1992)
DEM 153,261 (Germany) (8 April 1992)
$775,570 (Germany) ( 1992)
DEM 20,785,878 (Germany) (11 July 1991)
DEM 20,329,170 (Germany) (4 July 1991)
DEM 18,324,462 (Germany) (20 June 1991)
DEM 16,943,077 (Germany) (13 June 1991)
DEM 15,563,505 (Germany) (6 June 1991)
DEM 14,434,344 (Germany) (30 May 1991)
DEM 19,336,151 (Germany) (23 May 1991)
DEM 12,992,323 (Germany) (23 May 1991)
DEM 11,138,033 (Germany) (16 May 1991)
DEM 9,089,825 (Germany) (9 May 1991)
DEM 6,932,021 (Germany) (2 May 1991)
DEM 4,504,072 (Germany) (25 April 1991)
DEM 2,026,540 (Germany) (18 April 1991)
$11,945,932 (Germany) ( 1991)
SGD 513,930 (Singapore)
SEK 40,277,791 (Sweden)

Weekend Gross
$57,285 (USA) (6 October 1991) (66 Screens)
$55,467 (USA) (29 September 1991) (108 Screens)
$73,381 (USA) (22 September 1991) (123 Screens)
$87,831 (USA) (15 September 1991) (123 Screens)
$92,765 (USA) (9 September 1991) (121 Screens)
$116,143 (USA) (2 September 1991) (130 Screens)
$105,523 (USA) (25 August 1991) (124 Screens)
$174,580 (USA) (18 August 1991) (166 Screens)
$189,457 (USA) (11 August 1991) (200 Screens)
$280,745 (USA) (4 August 1991) (254 Screens)
$295,908 (USA) (28 July 1991) (276 Screens)
$313,280 (USA) (21 July 1991) (334 Screens)
$363,055 (USA) (14 July 1991) (400 Screens)
$496,158 (USA) (7 July 1991) (460 Screens)
$538,161 (USA) (30 June 1991) (579 Screens)
$722,362 (USA) (23 June 1991) (672 Screens)
$726,501 (USA) (16 June 1991) (803 Screens)
$735,303 (USA) (9 June 1991) (835 Screens)
$1,039,120 (USA) (2 June 1991) (987 Screens)
$1,292,143 (USA) (27 May 1991) (883 Screens)
$1,871,178 (USA) (19 May 1991)
$1,964,271 (USA) (12 May 1991)
$2,540,581 (USA) (5 May 1991)
$2,590,546 (USA) (28 April 1991)
$3,476,287 (USA) (21 April 1991)
$4,146,846 (USA) (14 April 1991)
$4,760,714 (USA) (7 April 1991)
$5,780,994 (USA) (31 March 1991)
$6,687,991 (USA) (24 March 1991)
$7,656,361 (USA) (17 March 1991)
$8,893,306 (USA) (10 March 1991)
$10,616,383 (USA) (3 March 1991)
$11,947,765 (USA) (24 February 1991) (1,515 Screens)
$13,766,814 (USA) (18 February 1991)
£411 (UK) (26 December 1991) (4 Screens)
£684 (UK) (19 December 1991) (7 Screens)
£2,072 (UK) (12 December 1991) (17 Screens)
£3,224 (UK) (5 December 1991) (18 Screens)
£3,980 (UK) (28 November 1991) (19 Screens)
£4,175 (UK) (21 November 1991) (18 Screens)
£12,344 (UK) (14 November 1991) (17 Screens)
£13,386 (UK) (7 November 1991) (22 Screens)
£16,555 (UK) (31 October 1991) (21 Screens)
£18,036 (UK) (24 October 1991) (25 Screens)
£25,802 (UK) (17 October 1991) (71 Screens)
£30,111 (UK) (10 October 1991) (30 Screens)
£35,527 (UK) (3 October 1991) (27 Screens)
£32,223 (UK) (26 September 1991) (42 Screens)
£92,392 (UK) (19 September 1991) (53 Screens)
£105,958 (UK) (12 September 1991) (71 Screens)
£108,637 (UK) (5 September 1991) (79 Screens)
£240,444 (UK) (29 August 1991) (114 Screens)
£287,207 (UK) (22 August 1991) (140 Screens)
£370,583 (UK) (15 August 1991) (137 Screens)
£463,823 (UK) (8 August 1991) (165 Screens)
£533,191 (UK) (1 August 1991) (184 Screens)
£655,511 (UK) (25 July 1991) (216 Screens)
£892,938 (UK) (18 July 1991) (292 Screens)
£935,228 (UK) (11 July 1991) (295 Screens)
£1,556,617 (UK) (4 July 1991) (291 Screens)
£2,567,851 (UK) (27 June 1991) (315 Screens)
£3,562,378 (UK) (20 June 1991) (304 Screens)
£4,348,483 (UK) (13 June 1991) (281 Screens)
£292,592 (UK) (6 June 1991) (1 Screen)
ARS 3,338 (Argentina) (23 July 1992) (1 Screen)
ARS 12,085 (Argentina) (16 July 1992) (2 Screens)
ARS 14,833 (Argentina) (9 July 1992) (3 Screens)
ARS 19,179 (Argentina) (2 July 1992) (4 Screens)
ARS 27,570 (Argentina) (25 June 1992) (4 Screens)
ARS 63,740 (Argentina) (18 June 1992) (11 Screens)
ARS 85,354 (Argentina) (11 June 1992) (7 Screens)
ARS 116,677 (Argentina) (4 June 1992) (9 Screens)
ARS 170,930 (Argentina) (27 May 1992) (10 Screens)
ARS 202,902 (Argentina) (20 May 1992) (11 Screens)
ARS 273,086 (Argentina) (14 May 1992) (12 Screens)
ARS 258,003 (Argentina) (7 May 1992) (12 Screens)
ARS 357,797 (Argentina) (29 April 1992) (12 Screens)
ARS 394,532 (Argentina) (22 April 1992) (7 Screens)
ARS 350,094 (Argentina) (15 April 1992) (7 Screens)
ARS 156,280 (Argentina) (8 April 1992) (7 Screens)
ARS 483,038 (Argentina) (1 April 1992) (7 Screens)
ARS 162,433 (Argentina) (25 March 1992) (7 Screens)
ARS 154,422 (Argentina) (18 March 1992) (10 Screens)
ARS 178,623 (Argentina) (11 March 1992) (8 Screens)
ARS 17,822 (Argentina) (23 October 1991) (1 Screen)
ARS 12,326 (Argentina) (16 October 1991) (1 Screen)
ARS 12,589 (Argentina) (9 October 1991) (1 Screen)
ARS 19,114 (Argentina) (2 October 1991) (6 Screens)
ARS 25,064 (Argentina) (26 September 1991) (7 Screens)
ARS 31,746 (Argentina) (19 September 1991) (7 Screens)
ARS 39,256 (Argentina) (12 September 1991) (6 Screens)
ARS 76,530 (Argentina) (5 September 1991) (6 Screens)
ARS 82,325 (Argentina) (29 August 1991) (8 Screens)
ARS 131,108 (Argentina) (22 August 1991) (8 Screens)
ARS 177,916 (Argentina) (15 August 1991) (10 Screens)
ARS 60,973 (Argentina) (8 August 1991) (9 Screens)
ARS 257,734 (Argentina) (1 August 1991) (8 Screens)
ARS 188,458 (Argentina) (25 July 1991) (10 Screens)
ARS 340,077 (Argentina) (18 July 1991) (8 Screens)
ARS 1,512,891 (Argentina) (11 July 1991) (9 Screens)
ARS 1,075,035 (Argentina) (4 July 1991) (9 Screens)
ARS 850,865 (Argentina) (27 June 1991) (8 Screens)
ARS 790,800 (Argentina) (20 June 1991) (7 Screens)
ARS 688,839 (Argentina) (13 June 1991) (4 Screens)
AUD 3,735,383 (Australia) (16 May 1991) (85 Screens)
DEM 665,358 (Germany) (22 April 1992) (141 Screens)
DEM 468,325 (Germany) (15 April 1992) (201 Screens)
DEM 153,261 (Germany) (8 April 1992) (150 Screens)
DEM 456,708 (Germany) (11 July 1991) (279 Screens)
DEM 993,019 (Germany) (4 July 1991) (290 Screens)
DEM 1,011,689 (Germany) (27 June 1991) (270 Screens)
DEM 1,381,385 (Germany) (20 June 1991) (269 Screens)
DEM 1,379,572 (Germany) (13 June 1991) (269 Screens)
DEM 1,129,161 (Germany) (6 June 1991) (248 Screens)
DEM 1,442,021 (Germany) (30 May 1991) (240 Screens)
DEM 1,854,290 (Germany) (23 May 1991) (246 Screens)
DEM 2,048,208 (Germany) (16 May 1991) (248 Screens)
DEM 2,157,804 (Germany) (9 May 1991) (250 Screens)
DEM 2,427,949 (Germany) (2 May 1991) (234 Screens)
DEM 2,477,532 (Germany) (25 April 1991) (233 Screens)
DEM 2,026,540 (Germany) (18 April 1991) (205 Screens)

Admissions
1,948,790 (Argentina)
734,318 (Sweden)

Rentals
$59,883,000 (USA)
£6,613,000 (UK)

Filming Dates
15 November 1989 - 1 March 1990

Copyright Holder
© 1990 Orion Pictures Corporation (on print); Orion Pictures Corp.; 29 March 1991; PA512637 (in copyright registry)


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