Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $179,880,271Details
International Box Office $153,200,000
Worldwide Box Office $333,080,271
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $23,955,901 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $23,955,901
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
84% - Certified Fresh
Audience
81% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$28,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 23rd, 1984 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: May 13th, 2008 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG
Franchise: Indiana Jones
Keywords: Treasure Hunters, Sequels Without Their Original Stars, Prequel, In a Plane, Gratuitous Cameos, Directing Yourself, Archaeology, Intertitle, Performing Arts, Character's Journey Shown on Map, Martial Arts, Kidnap, Voodoo, Escape, Rescue, Organized Crime, Occult
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Lucasfilm

Blu-ray Sales: Indiana Jones Raids Blu-ray Sales Chart

There was a wide variety of new releases to reach the top ten on the Blu-ray Sales Chart this week. Indiana Jones Blu-ray Box Set opened in first place with 239,000 units / $15.55 million, which is excellent for a box set. More...

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for September 18th, 2012

It's quite a busy week on the home market front, but most of the new releases are TV on DVD. This includes Modern Family: Season Three on DVD or Blu-ray, which is a contender for Pick of the Week. The best limited release of the week is The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel on DVD or Blu-ray, while the Indiana Jones: The Complete Adventures Blu-ray Box Set is also a contender for Pick of the Week. However, in the end I went with The Cabin in the Woods Blu-ray, which is practically the only first-run release of the week. More...

Featured Blu-ray Review: Indiana Jones: The Complete Adventures

Indiana Jones makes its Blu-ray debut this week in a massive five-disc box set. I swear I've reviewed all four films in the past, but I can only find the review for Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. Since this is one of the most famous franchises of all time, and it has been released on the home market repeatedly, I think I can spend less time talking about the movies and more about the Blu-rays. More...

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/05/25 1 $25,337,110   1,687 $15,019   $33,668,342 5
1984/06/01 2 $16,386,295 -35% 1,687 $9,713   $68,124,122 12
1984/06/08 3 $12,016,144 -27% 1,685 $7,131   $88,772,018 19
1984/06/15 3 $9,116,144 -24% 1,685 $5,410   $103,587,041 26
1984/06/22 3 $7,768,527 -15% 1,511 $5,141   $116,222,175 33
1984/06/29 5 $5,741,844 -26% 1,546 $3,714   $125,963,710 40
1984/07/06 6 $5,106,489 -11% 1,311 $3,895   $134,941,133 47
1984/07/13 6 $4,104,665 -20% 1,287 $3,189   $141,729,774 54
1984/07/20 8 $3,060,056 -25% 1,022 $2,994   $147,185,208 61
1984/07/27 8 $2,591,995 -15% 1,052 $2,464   $151,469,837 68
1984/08/03 6 $2,354,687 -9% 1,030 $2,286   $155,393,853 75
1984/08/10 9 $2,110,782 -10% 946 $2,231   $158,988,301 82
1984/08/17 11 $1,619,339 -23% 730 $2,218   $161,855,830 89
1984/08/24 12 $1,426,994 -12% 785 $1,818   $164,297,966 96
1984/08/31 10 $2,175,460 +52% 737 $2,952   $167,334,648 103
1984/09/07 10 $1,136,221 -48% 686 $1,656   $168,868,276 110
1984/09/14 11 $1,065,032 -6% 666 $1,599   $170,306,545 117
1984/09/21 13 $848,726 -20% 589 $1,441   $171,468,059 124
1984/09/28 15 $660,626 -22% 454 $1,455   $172,379,102 131
1984/10/05 12 $929,524 +41% 400 $2,324   $173,511,145 138
1984/10/12 15 $662,516 -29% 382 $1,734   $174,347,494 145
1984/10/19 18 $524,203 -21% 248 $2,114   $175,083,524 152

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
5/18/200811157,926 157,926$2,724,224$2,724,2241
5/25/20086160,839+2% 318,765$2,774,473$5,498,6962
6/1/20082043,578-73% 362,343$740,390$6,239,0863
6/8/20082540,445-7% 402,788$687,161$6,926,2474
6/15/20081583,031+105% 485,819$1,262,071$8,188,3185
6/29/20081846,338 556,680$787,283$9,392,2477

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Cast

Harrison Ford    Indiana Jones
Kate Capshaw    Wilhelmina 'Willie' Scott
Jonathan Ke Quan    Short Round
Amrish Puri    Mola Ram
Roshan Seth    Chattar Lal
Philip Stone    Captain Blumburtt
Roy Chiao    Lao Che
David Yip    Wu Han
Ric Young    Kao Kan
Chua Kah Joo    Chen
Rex Ngui    Maitre d'
Philip Tan    Chief Henchman
Dan Aykroyd    Weber
Akio Mitamura    Chinese Pilot
Michael Yama    Chinese Co-Pilot
D.R. Nanayakkara    Shaman
Dharmadasa Kuruppu    Chieftain
Stany De Silva    Sanui
Ruby De Miel    Village Woman
D.M. Denawake    Village Woman
I. Serasinghe    Village Woman
Dharshana Panangala    Village Child
Raj Singh    Little Maharajah
Frank Olegario    Merchant
Ahmed El-Shenawi    Merchant
Art Repola    Eel Eater
Nizwar Karanj    Sacrifice Victim
Pat Roach    Chief Guard
Moti Makan    Guard
Mellan Mitchell    Temple Guard
Bhasker Patel    Temple Guard
Arjun Pandher    Boy in Cell
Zia Gelani    Boy in Cell

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Steven Spielberg
Story Creator    George Lucas
Screenwriter    Willard Huyck
Screenwriter    Gloria Katz
Producer    Robert Watts
Composer    John Williams
Associate Producer    Kathleen Kennedy
Executive Producer    Frank Marshall
Executive Producer    George Lucas
Assistant Director    Louis Race
Second Unit Director    Michael D. Moore
Second Unit Director    Frank Marshall
Second Unit Director    Glenn Randall
Second Unit Director    Kevin Donnelly
Production Manager    Robert Latham Brown
Production Designer    Elliot Scott
Art Director    Alan Cassie
Art Director    Roger Cain
Set Decorator    Peter Howitt
Director of Photography    Douglas Slocombe
Second Unit Photography    Allen Daviau
Additional Photography    Paul Beason
Additional Photography    Rick Fichter
Visual Effects Supervisor    Dennis Muren
Chief Cameraman    Michael McAlister
Special Effects (Mechanical)    George Gibbs
Special Effects (Model Shop Supervisor)    Lorne Peterson
Costume Designer    Anthony Powell
Costume Supervisor    Ron Beck
Supervising Film Editor    Michael Kahn
Production Sound Mixer    Simon Kaye
Re-recording Mixer    Ben Burtt
Re-recording Mixer    Gary Summers
Re-recording Mixer    Randy Thom
Sound Effects Editor    John Benson
Sound Effects Editor    Teresa Eckton
Sound Effects Editor    Ken Fischer
Sound Effects Editor    Suzanne Fox
Sound Designer    Ben Burtt
Supervising Dialogue Editor    Laurel Ladevich
Dialogue Editor    Gloria S. Borders
Dialogue Editor    Richard Hymns
Music Editor    Ken Wannberg
Make up    Tom Smith
Make up    Peter Robb-King
Hairstylist    Colin Jamison