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The Formula (1980)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,894,289Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office 4,937 $8,894,289
All Time Worldwide Box Office 6,183 $8,894,289

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 19th, 1980 (Wide) by MGM
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 4,699 $842,985 Dec 19, 1980 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,207 $8,894,289 Dec 19, 1980 0


Beatrice Straight    Kay Neeley
Marlon Brando    Adam Steiffel, Chairman Titan Oil
John Gielgud    Dr. Abraham Esau, Director Reich Energy
George C. Scott    Lt. Barney Caine LAPD
Craig T. Nelson    Geologist #2

Production and Technical Credits


Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1980/12/19 3 $842,985   477 $1,767   $842,985 3

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance