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48 Hrs. (1982)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $75,936,265Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 948 $75,936,265
All Time Worldwide Box Office 1,780 $75,936,265
Leggiest Movies 26 15.57
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 239 $75,936,265
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 546 $75,936,265

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 8th, 1982 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R
Franchise: 48 Hrs.
Comparisons: vs. Zootopia
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Keywords: Buddy Cop, Buddy Comedy
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 47 $476,530 May 27, 1983 173
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 65 $467,853 May 20, 1983 166
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 78 $409,986 May 13, 1983 159
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 96 $389,548 May 6, 1983 152
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 70 $676,068 Apr 29, 1983 145
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 64 $942,157 Apr 22, 1983 138
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 61 $1,024,043 Apr 15, 1983 131
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 100 $776,811 Apr 8, 1983 124
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 126 $780,978 Apr 1, 1983 117
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 133 $953,860 Mar 25, 1983 110
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 99 $1,379,770 Mar 18, 1983 103
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 105 $1,533,510 Mar 11, 1983 96
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 103 $1,807,448 Mar 4, 1983 89
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 118 $1,887,534 Feb 25, 1983 82
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 87 $2,757,511 Feb 18, 1983 75
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 166 $2,237,435 Feb 11, 1983 68
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 137 $3,193,551 Feb 4, 1983 61
Fastest to $50m 1,376 $50,925,225 Feb 4, 1983 61
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 231 $3,160,722 Jan 28, 1983 54
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 272 $3,826,763 Jan 21, 1983 47
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 330 $4,547,066 Jan 14, 1983 40
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 535 $4,877,053 Jan 7, 1983 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,063 $4,425,626 Dec 31, 1982 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,918 $3,776,797 Dec 24, 1982 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,874 $3,328,170 Dec 17, 1982 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,162 $4,369,868 Dec 10, 1982 5
Never No. 1 Domestic 258 $75,936,265 Dec 8, 1982 0

Cast

Nick Nolte    Jack Cates
   Reggie Hammond
Brion James    Detective Kehoe
Frank McRae    Haden
James Remar    Ganz
Annette O'Toole    Elaine
Jonathan Banks    Algren
Denise Crosby    Sally
David Patrick Kelly    Luther
Jack Thibeau    Detective
Todd Allen    Young Cop

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    James Horner
Costumer: Women    Jennifer L. Parsons

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for February 22nd, 2011

February 22nd, 2011

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/12/10 3 $4,369,868   850 $5,141   $5,273,192 5
1982/12/17 5 $3,328,170 -24% 850 $3,915   $10,318,506 12
1982/12/24 3 $3,776,797 +13% 850 $4,443   $16,059,162 19
1982/12/31 6 $4,425,626 +17% 850 $5,207   $24,640,357 26
1983/01/07 2 $4,877,053 +10% 920 $5,301   $30,981,628 33
1983/01/14 2 $4,547,066 -7% 1,050 $4,331   $37,222,220 40
1983/01/21 2 $3,826,763 -16% 1,050 $3,645   $42,477,665 47
1983/01/28 2 $3,160,722 -17% 1,050 $3,010   $46,785,259 54
1983/02/04 3 $3,193,551 +1% 1,050 $3,041   $50,925,225 61
1983/02/11 2 $2,237,435 -30% 1,050 $2,131   $53,880,015 68
1983/02/18 6 $2,757,511 +23% 906 $3,044   $57,548,098 75
1983/02/25 6 $1,887,534 -32% 906 $2,083   $59,907,363 82
1983/03/04 3 $1,807,448 -4% 800 $2,259   $62,219,679 89
1983/03/11 5 $1,533,510 -15% 774 $1,981   $64,094,797 96
1983/03/18 5 $1,379,770 -10% 750 $1,840   $65,862,723 103
1983/03/25 10 $953,860 -31% 609 $1,566   $67,309,689 110
1983/04/01 13 $780,978 -18% 504 $1,550   $68,519,882 117
1983/04/08 12 $776,811 -1% 508 $1,529   $69,681,033 124
1983/04/15 12 $1,024,043 +32% 530 $1,932   $71,075,890 131
1983/04/22 14 $942,157 -8% 560 $1,682   $72,416,908 138
1983/04/29 15 $676,068 -28% 468 $1,445   $73,421,578 145
1983/05/06 18 $389,548 -42% 350 $1,113   $74,075,122 152
1983/05/13 16 $409,986 +5% 315 $1,302   $74,653,424 159
1983/05/20 13 $467,853 +14% 325 $1,440   $75,275,990 166
1983/05/27 15 $476,530 +2% 262 $1,819   $75,936,265 173

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/12/10 3 $6,087,012   850 $7,161   $6,990,336 9
1982/12/17 5 $5,292,029 -13% 850 $6,226   $12,282,365 16
1982/12/24 5 $7,932,366 +50% 850 $9,332   $20,214,731 23
1982/12/31 5 $5,889,844 -26% 850 $6,929   $26,104,575 30
1983/01/07 2 $6,570,579 +12% 920 $7,142   $32,675,154 37
1983/01/14 2 $5,975,748 -9% 1,050 $5,691   $38,650,902 44
1983/01/21 2 $4,973,635 -17% 1,050 $4,737   $43,624,537 51
1983/01/28 2 $4,107,137 -17% 1,050 $3,912   $47,731,674 58
1983/02/04 3 $3,910,906 -5% 1,050 $3,725   $51,642,580 65
1983/02/11 2 $3,148,007 -20% 1,050 $2,998   $54,790,587 72
1983/02/18 6 $3,229,242 +3% 906 $3,564   $58,019,829 79
1983/02/25 5 $2,392,402 -26% 906 $2,641   $60,412,231 86
1983/03/04 4 $2,149,056 -10% 800 $2,686   $62,561,287 93
1983/03/11 5 $1,921,666 -11% 774 $2,483   $64,482,953 100
1983/03/18 5 $1,872,876 -3% 750 $2,497   $66,355,829 107
1983/03/25 10 $1,383,075 -26% 609 $2,271   $67,738,904 114
1983/04/01 12 $1,165,318 -16% 504 $2,312   $68,904,222 121
1983/04/08 12 $1,147,625 -2% 508 $2,259   $70,051,847 128
1983/04/15 12 $1,422,904 +24% 530 $2,685   $71,474,751 135
1983/04/22 12 $1,270,759 -11% 560 $2,269   $72,745,510 142
1983/04/29 15 $940,064 -26% 468 $2,009   $73,685,574 149
1983/05/06 16 $557,864 -41% 350 $1,594   $74,243,438 156
1983/05/13 15 $564,699 +1% 315 $1,793   $74,808,137 163
1983/05/20 12 $651,598 +15% 325 $2,005   $75,459,735 170