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Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $14,231,669Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,099 $14,231,669
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,201-5,300) 5,227 $14,231,669

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

Movie Details

Production Budget:$7,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 31st, 1992 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for comic vampire violence and drug references.
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Keywords: Vampire, Turned Into a TV Show
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy


Natasha Gregson Wagner    Cassandra
Kristy Swanson    Buffy
Paul Reubens    Amilyn
Hilary Swank    Kimberly
Thomas Jane    Zeph
Donald Sutherland    Merrick Jamison-Smythe
Ben Affleck    Basketball Player # 10 (uncredited)
Rutger Hauer    Lothos
David Arquette    Benny Jacks
Luke Perry    Oliver Pike
Ricki Lake    Charlotte
Candy Clark    Buffy's Mom
Stephen Root    Gary Murray

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Carter Burwell
Composer    Danny Elfman

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/07/31 5 $4,515,541   1,959 $2,305   $4,515,541 3
1992/08/07 10 $2,371,470 -47% 1,981 $1,197   $9,585,691 10
1992/08/14 13 $1,226,941 -48% 1,141 $1,075   $12,484,570 17
1992/08/21 20 $541,577 -56% 556 $974   $13,662,164 24

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/07/31 5 $7,214,221   1,959 $3,683   $7,214,221 7
1992/08/07 10 $4,043,408 -44% 1,981 $2,041   $11,257,629 14
1992/08/14 13 $1,862,958 -54% 1,141 $1,633   $13,120,587 21