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The Gate (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $13,000,000Details
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Metrics

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 15th, 1987 (Wide) by New Century Vista Film Company
Franchise: Gate
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,934 $1,033,829 Jun 5, 1987 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,203 $1,539,726 May 29, 1987 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,098 $2,895,883 May 22, 1987 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,196 $4,258,063 May 15, 1987 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,537 1,139 May 15, 1987 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,673 $13,000,000 May 15, 1987 0

Cast

Stephen Dorff    Glen

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    J. Peter Robinson

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/05/15 2 $4,258,063   1,139 $3,738   $4,258,063 3
1987/05/22 5 $2,895,883 -32% 1,148 $2,523   $8,283,990 10
1987/05/29 5 $1,539,726 -47% 1,395 $1,104   $10,282,415 17
1987/06/05 6 $1,033,829 -33% 967 $1,069   $11,872,510 24

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/05/15 2 $5,388,107   1,139 $4,731   $5,388,107 7
1987/05/22 5 $3,354,582 -38% 1,148 $2,922   $8,742,689 14
1987/05/29 5 $2,095,992 -38% 1,395 $1,503   $10,838,681 21