Blue Velvet (1986)

The discovery of a severed human ear found in a field leads a young man on an investigation related to a beautiful, mysterious nightclub singer and a group of psychopathic criminals who have kidnapped her child.

All Releases

Domestic (99.2%)
$8,551,228
International (0.8%)
$67,538
Worldwide
$8,618,766
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorDe Laurentiis Entertainment Group (DEG)
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Domestic Opening$789,409
Budget$6,000,000
Earliest Release DateSeptember 19, 1986 (Domestic)
MPAAR
Running Time2 hr
GenresDrama Mystery Thriller

By Release

Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseSeptember 19, 1986Domestic$8,551,228$8,551,228
2016 Re-releaseDecember 2-July 13, 2017LATAM, EMEA$66,180$66,180
2021 Re-releaseAustralia
2020 Re-releaseAPAC$1,358$1,358

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic1$8,551,2285,120
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
United Kingdom1$64,7805,351
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Argentina1$1,4004,323
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
New Zealand1$7375,731
Australia2$6216,534