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Akira (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $19,585Details
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$8,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 27th, 2001 (Limited)
Video Release: July 24th, 2001 by Geneon Video
MPAA Rating: R for graphic violence and brief nudity
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Keywords: Foreign Language, Anime, Mutants, Body Horror
Source:Based on Comic/Graphic Novel

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 8,286 $19,585 Apr 27, 2001 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 3,400 $19,585 Apr 27, 2001 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,454 $9,793 Apr 27, 2001 3
Theater Average Limited Release 2,381 $9,793 Apr 27, 2001 3
Top 2001 Theater Average Limited Release 118 $9,793 Apr 27, 2001 3
Never Wide Domestic 6,656 $19,585 Apr 27, 2001 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 10,092 $19,585 Apr 27, 2001 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 5,817 0 Apr 27, 2001 0


Bob Bergen    Masaru/Kai

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/04/27 66 $19,585   2 $9,793   $19,585 3

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/04/27 68 $19,585   2 $9,793   $19,585 7

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