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Drop Zone (1994)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $28,607,015Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
35% - Rotten
Audience
31% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 9th, 1994 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: June 10th, 1997 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment, released as Drop Zone
MPAA Rating: R for violence and language
Running Time: 102 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Nicita/Lloyd Production
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 428 $73,204 Apr 21, 1995 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 413 $108,852 Apr 14, 1995 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 291 $240,049 Apr 7, 1995 122
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,641 $48,905 Feb 10, 1995 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,507 $84,716 Feb 3, 1995 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,296 $154,038 Jan 27, 1995 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,072 $312,651 Jan 20, 1995 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,005 $636,869 Jan 13, 1995 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,681 $1,632,512 Jan 6, 1995 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,406 $3,380,408 Dec 30, 1994 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,175 $3,185,420 Dec 23, 1994 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,538 $4,027,380 Dec 16, 1994 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,575 $6,143,566 Dec 9, 1994 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,207 2,020 Dec 9, 1994 3

Cast

   Pete Nessip
Gary Busey    Ty Moncrief
Yancy Butler    Jessie Crossman
Michael Jeter    Earl Leedy
Corin Nemec    Selkirk
Kyle Secor    Swoop
Luca Bercovici    Jagger
Malcolm Jamal-Warner    Terry Nessip
Rex Linn    Bobby
Grace Zabriskie    Winona
Robert LaSardo    Deputy Dog
Sam Hennings    Torski
Claire Stansfield    Kara
Mickey Jones    Deuce
Andy Romano    Tom McCracken
Rick Zieff    Mike Milton
Clark Johnson    Bob Covington
Charles Boswell    Glenn Blackstone
Natalie Jordan    Lena
Ed Amatrudo    Detective Fox
Melanie Mayron    Mrs. Willins
A.J. Ross    Roslund
Al Israel    Schuster Stephens
Steve Dumouchel    Walsh Matthews
J.P. Patrick    Jump Master
Tim A. Powell    Gordon Maples
Steven Raulerson    Commander Dejaye
D.D. Howard    Norma
Dale Swann    747 Captain
Keith Leon Williams    747 Flight Engineer
Lexie Bigham    Big Man Passenger
Ron Kuhlman    DEA Guard
Jerry Tondo    DEA Guard
Kimberly A. Scott    Joanne
Keith MacKechnie    Night Desk Sergeant
Jan Speck    Flight Attendant
Guy Manos    Skydiving Supervisor

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    D.J. Caruso
Producer    Wallis Nicita
Producer    Lauren Lloyd
Screenwriter    Peter Barsoccnini
Screenwriter    John Bishop
Story Creator    Tony Griffin
Story Creator    Guy Manos
Story Creator    Peter Barsoccnini
Executive Producer    John Badham
Co-Producer    Doug Claybourne
Director of Photography    Roy H. Wagner
Production Designer    Joe Alves
Supervising Film Editor    Frank Morriss
Composer    Hans Zimmer
Associate Producer    Cammie Crier
Second Unit Director    D.J. Caruso
Assistant Director    John Hockridge
Unit Production Manager    Burt Bluestein
Unit Production Manager    Martin Hornstein
Art Director    Mark W. Mansbridge
Set Decorator    Richard C. Goddard
Additional Photography (Aerial)    Stan McClain
Costume Designer    Mary E Vogt
Costume Supervisor    Dan Bronson
Editor    Kevin Stitt
Sound Mixer    Russell Williams II
Re-recording Mixer    Rick Alexander
Re-recording Mixer    Michael C. Casper
Re-recording Mixer    James Bolt
Sound Effects Editor (Supervisor)    William L. Manger
Sound Effects Editor    Adam Johnston
Sound Effects Editor    Samuel C. Crutcher
Sound Effects Editor    Scot C. Tinsley
Sound Effects Editor    Bob O'Brien
Music Editor    Laura Perlman
Casting Director    Carol Lewis
Stunt Coordinator    Shane Dixon
Stunt Coordinator (Aerial)    B.J. Worth

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/12/09 3 $6,143,566   2,020 $3,041   $6,143,566 3
1994/12/16 4 $4,027,380 -34% 2,055 $1,960   $12,252,336 10
1994/12/23 9 $3,185,420 -21% 1,905 $1,672   $17,562,085 17
1994/12/30 11 $3,380,408 +6% 1,762 $1,919   $23,058,218 24
1995/01/06 13 $1,632,512 -52% 1,224 $1,334   $25,559,925 31
1995/01/13 22 $636,869 -61% 519 $1,227   $26,733,323 38
1995/01/20 22 $312,651 -51% 362 $864   $27,179,417 45
1995/01/27 32 $154,038 -51% 235 $655   $27,448,232 52
1995/02/03 40 $84,716 -45% 154 $550   $27,613,714 59
1995/02/10 49 $48,905 -42% 106 $461   $27,702,309 66
1995/04/07 28 $240,049   385 $624   $28,169,030 122
1995/04/14 37 $108,852 -55% 132 $825   $28,397,158 129
1995/04/21 40 $73,204 -33% 94 $779   $28,523,262 136

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/12/09 3 $8,224,956   2,020 $4,072   $8,224,956 7
1994/12/16 4 $6,151,709 -25% 2,055 $2,994   $14,376,665 14
1994/12/23 11 $5,301,145 -14% 1,905 $2,783   $19,677,810 21
1994/12/30 11 $4,249,603 -20% 1,762 $2,412   $23,927,413 28
1995/01/06 13 $2,169,041 -49% 1,224 $1,772   $26,096,454 35
1995/01/13 21 $770,312 -64% 519 $1,484   $26,866,766 42
1995/01/20 22 $427,428 -45% 362 $1,181   $27,294,194 49
1995/01/27 30 $234,804 -45% 235 $999   $27,528,998 56
1995/02/03 38 $124,406 -47% 154 $808   $27,653,404 63
1995/04/07 28 $359,325   385 $933   $28,288,306 126
1995/04/14 34 $161,752 -55% 132 $1,225   $28,450,058 133