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Cliffhanger (1993)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $84,049,211Details
International Box Office $170,950,789Details
Worldwide Box Office $255,000,000
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 838 $84,049,211
All Time International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 447 $170,950,789
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 517 $255,000,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 201-300) 206 $84,049,211
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 77 $170,950,789
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 101-200) 102 $255,000,000

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$65,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 28th, 1993 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: May 21st, 1996 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for violence and language.
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: France,
Italy,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Independence Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 253 $7,981,932 Jul 2, 1993 38
Fastest to $50m 973 $52,980,314 Jun 11, 1993 21
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 66 $20,458,022 May 28, 1993 3
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 47 $42,744,418 May 28, 1993 3
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day) 41 $20,458,022 May 28, 1993 3
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 34 $42,744,418 May 28, 1993 3

Cast

   Gabe Walker
Michael Rooker    Hal Tucker
John Lithgow    Eric Qualen
Leon    Kynette
Caroline Goodall    Kristel, Jetstar Pilot
Bruce McGill    Treasury Agent
Don S. Davis    Stuart
Max Perlich    Evan

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Special Effects    Neil Corbould

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/05/28 1 $20,458,022   2,333 $8,769   $20,458,022 1
1993/06/04 1 $12,152,400 -41% 2,337 $5,200   $37,173,770 2
1993/06/11 2 $7,621,185 -37% 2,431 $3,135   $49,625,534 3
1993/06/18 3 $5,671,360 -26% 2,395 $2,368   $58,651,674 4
1993/06/25 6 $4,147,456 -27% 2,176 $1,906   $65,558,170 5
1993/07/02 9 $3,820,254 -8% 1,786 $2,139   $71,363,525 6

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/05/28 1 $25,021,370   2,333 $10,725   $25,021,370 1
1993/06/04 1 $16,982,979 -32% 2,337 $7,267   $42,004,349 2
1993/06/11 2 $10,975,965 -35% 2,431 $4,515   $52,980,314 3
1993/06/18 3 $8,430,400 -23% 2,395 $3,520   $61,410,714 4
1993/06/25 6 $6,132,557 -27% 2,176 $2,818   $67,543,271 5