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The Ice Pirates (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $13,075,390Details
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  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
9% - Rotten
Audience
49% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$9,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 16th, 1984 (Wide) by MGM/UA Classics
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,182 $280,739 Apr 27, 1984 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,678 $309,738 Apr 20, 1984 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,344 $304,532 Apr 13, 1984 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,353 $623,784 Apr 6, 1984 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,215 $1,499,406 Mar 30, 1984 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,072 $2,904,480 Mar 23, 1984 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,138 $4,358,022 Mar 16, 1984 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,456 1,175 Mar 16, 1984 3

Cast

Anjelica Huston    Maida
John Carradine    Supreme Commander
Robert Urich    Jason
Ron Perlman    Zeno
Mary Crosby    Princess Karina
Max von Sydow   

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Bruce Broughton

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/03/16 3 $4,358,022   1,175 $3,709   $4,358,022 3
1984/03/23 4 $2,904,480 -33% 1,174 $2,474   $8,424,701 10
1984/03/30 8 $1,499,406 -48% 1,012 $1,482   $10,635,359 17
1984/04/06 13 $623,784 -58% 547 $1,140   $11,670,521 24
1984/04/13 17 $304,532 -51% 326 $934   $12,184,634 31
1984/04/20 17 $309,738 +2% 405 $765   $12,655,788 38
1984/04/27 18 $280,739 -9% 260 $1,080   $13,075,390 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/03/16 3 $5,520,221   1,175 $4,698   $5,520,221 7
1984/03/23 4 $3,615,732 -35% 1,174 $3,080   $9,135,953 14
1984/03/30 7 $1,910,784 -47% 1,012 $1,888   $11,046,737 21
1984/04/06 13 $833,365 -56% 547 $1,524   $11,880,102 28
1984/04/13 16 $465,948 -44% 326 $1,429   $12,346,050 35
1984/04/20 16 $448,601 -4% 405 $1,108   $12,794,651 42