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Breakin' (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $36,100,000Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
43% - Rotten
Audience
73% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 4th, 1984 (Wide) by Cannon
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 90 minutes
Franchise: Breakin'
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Keywords: Dancing
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Musical
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 944 $162,774 Jul 27, 1984 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 634 $324,540 Jul 20, 1984 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 614 $434,572 Jul 13, 1984 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 578 $648,438 Jul 6, 1984 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 760 $676,029 Jun 29, 1984 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 838 $966,189 Jun 22, 1984 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,068 $1,106,545 Jun 15, 1984 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,404 $1,248,844 Jun 8, 1984 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,222 $2,541,180 Jun 1, 1984 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,147 $4,128,428 May 25, 1984 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,799 $4,036,396 May 18, 1984 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,195 $4,911,541 May 11, 1984 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,614 $6,047,686 May 4, 1984 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,635 1,069 May 4, 1984 3

Cast

Jean-Claude Van Damme    Passerby in first dance sequence
Ice-T    Rap Talker
   James
Michel Qissi    Passerby in first dance sequence

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/05/04 1 $6,047,686   1,069 $5,657   $6,047,686 3
1984/05/11 2 $4,911,541 -19% 1,121 $4,381   $12,584,873 10
1984/05/18 2 $4,036,396 -18% 1,116 $3,617   $17,987,586 17
1984/05/25 3 $4,128,428 +2% 1,117 $3,696   $23,112,266 24
1984/06/01 4 $2,541,180 -38% 1,068 $2,379   $26,439,538 31
1984/06/08 8 $1,248,844 -51% 874 $1,429   $28,727,214 38
1984/06/15 9 $1,106,545 -11% 853 $1,297   $30,388,380 45
1984/06/22 13 $966,189 -13% 634 $1,524   $31,978,735 52
1984/06/29 16 $676,029 -30% 463 $1,460   $33,090,426 59
1984/07/06 15 $648,438 -4% 515 $1,259   $34,235,983 66
1984/07/13 17 $434,572 -33% 384 $1,132   $35,052,941 73
1984/07/20 20 $324,540 -25% 385 $843   $35,644,159 80
1984/07/27 23 $162,774 -50% 225 $723   $35,995,234 87

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/05/04 1 $7,673,332   1,069 $7,178   $7,673,332 7
1984/05/11 2 $6,277,858 -18% 1,121 $5,600   $13,951,190 14
1984/05/18 2 $5,032,648 -20% 1,116 $4,510   $18,983,838 21
1984/05/25 3 $4,914,520 -2% 1,117 $4,400   $23,898,358 28
1984/06/01 4 $3,580,012 -27% 1,068 $3,352   $27,478,370 35
1984/06/08 8 $1,803,465 -50% 874 $2,063   $29,281,835 42
1984/06/15 9 $1,730,711 -4% 853 $2,029   $31,012,546 49
1984/06/22 13 $1,401,851 -19% 634 $2,211   $32,414,397 56
1984/06/29 15 $1,173,148 -16% 463 $2,534   $33,587,545 63
1984/07/06 15 $1,030,824 -12% 515 $2,002   $34,618,369 70
1984/07/13 15 $701,250 -32% 384 $1,826   $35,319,619 77
1984/07/20 18 $512,841 -27% 385 $1,332   $35,832,460 84