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The Cotton Club (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $25,928,721Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
75% - Fresh
Audience
55% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$48,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 14th, 1984 (Wide) by Orion Pictures
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Keywords: Mafia
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,310 $47,331 Mar 22, 1985 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,035 $112,281 Mar 15, 1985 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 866 $185,363 Mar 8, 1985 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,270 $136,534 Mar 1, 1985 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,195 $190,031 Feb 22, 1985 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,429 $197,180 Feb 15, 1985 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,103 $397,994 Feb 8, 1985 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,049 $688,853 Feb 1, 1985 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,054 $1,135,528 Jan 25, 1985 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,521 $1,116,979 Jan 18, 1985 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,507 $1,946,277 Jan 11, 1985 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,769 $2,562,311 Jan 4, 1985 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,635 $4,448,524 Dec 28, 1984 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,929 $3,159,832 Dec 21, 1984 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,708 $2,903,603 Dec 14, 1984 3

Cast

Nicolas Cage    Vincent Dwyer
Diane Lane    Vera Cicero
   Dixie Dwyer, Musician (cornet solos)
Laurence Fishburne    Bumpy Rhodes
Bob Hoskins    Owney Madden
Fred Gwynne    Frenchy Demange
James Remar    Dutch Schultz
Jennifer Grey    Patsy Dwyer
Gregory Hines    Sandman Williams
Lonette McKee    Ula Rose Oliver
Allen Garfield    Abbadabba Berman
Lisa Jane Persky    Frances Flegenheimer
Tom Waits    Irving Stark
John P. Ryan    Joe Flynn
Ed O'Ross    Monk
James Russo    Vince's hood
Sofia Coppola    Child in street
Mario Van Peebles    Dancer
Giancarlo Esposito    Bumpy Hood
Bill Cobbs    Big Joe Ison
Glenn Withrow    Ed Popke
Gwen Verdon    Tish Dwyer
Diane Venora    Gloria Swanson

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Story Creator    Mario Puzo

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/12/14 5 $2,903,603   808 $3,594   $2,903,603 3
1984/12/21 8 $3,159,832 +9% 808 $3,911   $7,373,481 10
1984/12/28 9 $4,448,524 +41% 809 $5,499   $13,304,950 17
1985/01/04 9 $2,562,311 -42% 771 $3,323   $16,654,422 24
1985/01/11 8 $1,946,277 -24% 743 $2,619   $19,466,127 31
1985/01/18 9 $1,116,979 -43% 693 $1,612   $21,269,268 38
1985/01/25 10 $1,135,528 +2% 654 $1,736   $22,792,891 45
1985/02/01 14 $688,853 -39% 490 $1,406   $23,937,021 52
1985/02/08 19 $397,994 -42% 355 $1,121   $24,590,206 59
1985/02/15 27 $197,180 -50% 153 $1,289   $24,952,537 66
1985/02/22 26 $190,031 -4% 222 $856   $25,190,575 73
1985/03/01 28 $136,534 -28% 140 $975   $25,348,508 80
1985/03/08 24 $185,363 +36% 147 $1,261   $25,660,053 87
1985/03/15 27 $112,281 -39% 114 $985   $25,830,380 94
1985/03/22 31 $47,331 -58% 60 $789   $25,928,721 101

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/12/14 5 $4,213,649   808 $5,215   $4,213,649 7
1984/12/21 8 $4,642,777 +10% 808 $5,746   $8,856,426 14
1984/12/28 10 $5,235,685 +13% 809 $6,472   $14,092,111 21
1985/01/04 8 $3,427,739 -35% 771 $4,446   $17,519,850 28
1985/01/11 7 $2,632,439 -23% 743 $3,543   $20,152,289 35
1985/01/18 10 $1,505,074 -43% 693 $2,172   $21,657,363 42
1985/01/25 9 $1,590,805 +6% 654 $2,432   $23,248,168 49
1985/02/01 13 $944,044 -41% 490 $1,927   $24,192,212 56
1985/02/08 18 $563,145 -40% 355 $1,586   $24,755,357 63
1985/02/15 26 $245,187 -56% 153 $1,603   $25,000,544 70
1985/02/22 26 $211,430 -14% 222 $952   $25,211,974 77
1985/03/01 25 $262,716 +24% 140 $1,877   $25,474,690 84
1985/03/08 19 $243,409 -7% 147 $1,656   $25,718,099 91
1985/03/15 24 $163,291 -33% 114 $1,432   $25,881,390 98