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Above the Law (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $18,869,631Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 3,471 $18,869,631
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,476 $18,869,631
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 1,085 $18,869,631
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 1,372 $18,869,631
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 504 $18,869,631
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 537 $18,869,631

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 8th, 1988 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R
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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 7th Weekend 1,061 $1,147,184 May 20, 1988 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,497 $1,163,275 May 13, 1988 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,842 $1,447,785 May 6, 1988 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,893 $2,393,152 Apr 29, 1988 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,190 $3,199,779 Apr 22, 1988 17
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 4,128 $2,037,938 Apr 8, 1988 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,052 $18,869,631 Apr 8, 1988 0

Cast

Michael Rooker    Man in Bar
Sharon Stone    Sara Toscani
   Nico Toscani
Henry Silva    Zagon
Pam Grier    Delores 'Jacks' Jackson

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/04/08 8 $2,037,938   350 $5,823   $2,037,938 3
1988/04/22 4 $3,199,779   868 $3,686   $8,153,374 17
1988/04/29 4 $2,393,152 -25% 852 $2,809   $11,678,056 24
1988/05/06 6 $1,447,785 -40% 822 $1,761   $13,975,032 31
1988/05/13 7 $1,163,275 -20% 738 $1,576   $15,749,597 38
1988/05/20 7 $1,147,184 -1% 715 $1,604   $17,450,660 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/04/22 4 $4,331,309   868 $4,990   $9,284,904 21
1988/04/29 3 $3,242,343 -25% 852 $3,806   $12,527,247 28
1988/05/06 5 $2,059,075 -36% 822 $2,505   $14,586,322 35
1988/05/13 7 $1,717,154 -17% 738 $2,327   $16,303,476 42

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records