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Best Defense (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $19,265,302Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 3401-3500) 3,441 $19,265,302
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4401-4500) 4,456 $19,265,302
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 801-900) 894 $19,265,302
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 1001-1100) 1,066 $19,265,302

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 20th, 1984 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Cast

   Lieutenant T.M. Landry
   Wylie Cooper
Kate Capshaw    Laura Cooper
George Dzundza    Steve Loparino
Helen Shaver    Clair Lewis, Wylie's Boss
David Rasche    Jeff the 'KBG' Agent
Tom Noonan    Frank Holtzman

Production and Technical Credits

Costumer: Women    Jennifer L. Parsons

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/07/20 2 $7,872,297   1,425 $5,524   $7,872,297 3
1984/07/27 7 $3,175,612 -60% 1,425 $2,228   $14,155,050 10
1984/08/03 15 $1,469,636 -54% 921 $1,596   $17,026,305 17
1984/08/10 18 $575,047 -61% 484 $1,188   $18,361,590 24

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/07/20 3 $10,979,438   1,425 $7,705   $10,979,438 7
1984/07/27 7 $4,577,231 -58% 1,425 $3,212   $15,556,669 14
1984/08/03 15 $2,229,874 -51% 921 $2,421   $17,786,543 21