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The Black Cauldron (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $21,288,692Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 3,218 $21,288,692
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,186 $21,288,692

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 24th, 1985 (Wide) by Walt Disney
Video Release: March 10th, 2000 by Walt Disney Home Entertainment
Comparisons: vs. Oliver & Company
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Hand Animation
Creative Type:Fantasy

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 3,025 $29,708 Sep 27, 1985 68
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 2,500 $87,582 Sep 20, 1985 61
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 2,816 $96,400 Sep 13, 1985 54
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,469 $214,695 Sep 6, 1985 47
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,050 $621,320 Aug 30, 1985 40
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,353 $919,505 Aug 23, 1985 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,908 $1,077,688 Aug 16, 1985 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,094 $1,686,201 Aug 9, 1985 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,012 $3,072,085 Aug 2, 1985 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,230 $4,180,110 Jul 26, 1985 5
Widest Opening Weekend 3,287 1,276 Jul 26, 1985 5
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,851 $21,288,692 Jul 24, 1985 0

Cast

Freddie Jones    Dallben
John Huston    Narrator
Nigel Hawthorne    Fflewddur Fflam
John Hurt    The Horned King

Production and Technical Credits

Production Manager    Don Hahn

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/07/26 3 $4,180,110   1,276 $3,276   $5,404,342 5
1985/08/02 5 $3,072,085 -27% 1,252 $2,454   $11,513,298 12
1985/08/09 11 $1,686,201 -45% 706 $2,388   $15,377,546 19
1985/08/16 15 $1,077,688 -36% 672 $1,604   $17,715,547 26
1985/08/23 15 $919,505 -15% 609 $1,510   $19,466,359 33
1985/08/30 21 $621,320 -32% 574 $1,082   $20,656,497 40
1985/09/06 25 $214,695 -65% 263 $816   $20,974,258 47
1985/09/13 25 $96,400 -55% 172 $560   $21,114,946 54
1985/09/20 25 $87,582 -9% 162 $541   $21,236,919 61
1985/09/27 30 $29,708 -66% 57 $521   $21,288,692 68

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/07/26 3 $7,216,981   1,276 $5,656   $8,441,213 9
1985/08/02 5 $5,250,132 -27% 1,252 $4,193   $13,691,345 16
1985/08/09 10 $2,946,514 -44% 706 $4,174   $16,637,859 23
1985/08/16 15 $1,908,995 -35% 672 $2,841   $18,546,854 30
1985/08/23 15 $1,488,323 -22% 609 $2,444   $20,035,177 37
1985/08/30 23 $724,386 -51% 574 $1,262   $20,759,563 44
1985/09/06 23 $258,983 -64% 263 $985   $21,018,546 51
1985/09/13 24 $130,791 -49% 172 $760   $21,149,337 58
1985/09/20 21 $109,647 -16% 162 $677   $21,258,984 65