The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $6,300,000Details
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
72% - Fresh
Audience
71% - Upright

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 10th, 1984 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction

Cast

Christopher Lloyd    John Bigboote, Head of Operations at Yoyodyne Propulsion
Ellen Barkin    Penny Priddy
Clancy Brown    Rawhide, Biochemist/Cavalier Keyboardist
Dan Hedaya    John Gomez
Jeff Goldblum    Sidney Zwibel, M.D. AKA New Jersey
John Lithgow    Doctor Emilio Lizardo
Peter Weller    Buckaroo Banzai
Carl Lumbly    John Parker
John Ashton    Highway Patrolman
Jonathan Banks    Jack the Orderly
Ronald Lacey    President Widmark
Vincent Schiavelli    John O'Connor

Production and Technical Credits

Music Editor    Kenneth Karman
Supervising Sound Editor    Gordon Ecker

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/08/10 17 $620,279   236 $2,628   $620,279 3
1984/08/17 19 $414,962 -33% 183 $2,268   $1,389,688 10
1984/08/24 20 $202,149 -51% 80 $2,527   $1,833,714 17
1984/08/31 21 $194,999 -4% 53 $3,679   $2,140,397 24
1984/09/07 20 $110,963 -43% 50 $2,219   $2,306,913 31
1984/09/14 24 $126,558 +14% 60 $2,109   $2,478,962 38
1984/09/21 26 $72,720 -43% 40 $1,818   $2,596,812 45
1984/09/28 24 $210,686 +190% 58 $3,633   $2,834,624 52
1984/10/05 19 $392,334 +86% 90 $4,359   $3,290,577 59
1984/10/12 22 $293,593 -25% 88 $3,336   $3,665,306 66
1984/10/19 22 $250,947 -15% 99 $2,535   $3,998,688 73
1984/10/26 25 $134,784 -46% 61 $2,210   $4,192,357 80
1984/11/02 25 $167,913 +25% 76 $2,209   $4,403,966 87
1984/11/09 26 $210,415 +25% 94 $2,238   $4,668,175 94
1984/11/16 24 $230,832 +10% 105 $2,198   $4,967,200 101
1984/11/23 18 $407,126 +76% 185 $2,201   $5,523,460 108
1984/11/30 18 $309,715 -24% 194 $1,596   $5,925,712 115
1984/12/07 21 $130,609 -58% 167 $782   $6,126,006 122
1984/12/14 27 $55,738 -57% 106 $526   $6,227,998 129

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