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The Killing Fields (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $34,609,720Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,313 $34,609,720
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,191 $34,609,720
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 301-400) 372 $34,609,720
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 430 $34,609,720

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 2nd, 1984 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: January 7th, 2014 by Warner Home Video
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Keywords: Vietnam War, War
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 31st Weekend 49 $134,899 May 31, 1985 213
Biggest Domestic 30th Weekend 48 $177,712 May 24, 1985 206
Biggest Domestic 29th Weekend 39 $302,675 May 17, 1985 199
Biggest Domestic 28th Weekend 53 $198,602 May 10, 1985 192
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 45 $290,415 May 3, 1985 185
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 46 $414,548 Apr 26, 1985 178
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 44 $507,724 Apr 19, 1985 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 45 $641,902 Apr 12, 1985 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 43 $870,489 Apr 5, 1985 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 46 $931,582 Mar 29, 1985 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 31 $1,501,758 Mar 22, 1985 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 38 $1,566,481 Mar 15, 1985 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 42 $1,608,401 Mar 8, 1985 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 47 $1,780,982 Mar 1, 1985 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 39 $2,227,148 Feb 22, 1985 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend 92 $3,385 Feb 22, 1985 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 26 $3,234,083 Feb 15, 1985 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend 49 $4,915 Feb 15, 1985 108
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 223 $8,107,983 Feb 15, 1985 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 36 $3,075,802 Feb 8, 1985 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend 64 $4,639 Feb 8, 1985 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 39 $3,019,640 Feb 1, 1985 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend 67 $4,596 Feb 1, 1985 94
Theater Average 13th Weekend 14 $10,769 Jan 25, 1985 87
Theater Average 12th Weekend 15 $10,302 Jan 18, 1985 80
Theater Average 11th Weekend 8 $16,409 Jan 11, 1985 73
Theater Average 10th Weekend 8 $15,509 Jan 4, 1985 66
Theater Average 9th Weekend 4 $22,584 Dec 28, 1984 59
Theater Average 8th Weekend 8 $15,187 Dec 21, 1984 52
Theater Average 7th Weekend 27 $11,177 Dec 14, 1984 45
Theater Average 6th Weekend 20 $18,769 Dec 7, 1984 38
Theater Average 5th Weekend 7 $27,268 Nov 30, 1984 31
Theater Average 4th Weekend 12 $31,262 Nov 23, 1984 24
Theater Average 3rd Weekend 28 $30,265 Nov 16, 1984 17
Theater Average 2nd Weekend 66 $33,948 Nov 9, 1984 10

Cast

Craig T. Nelson    Military Attache
John Malkovich    Al Rockoff
Julian Sands    Jon Swain
Sam Waterston    Sydney Schanberg
Haing S. Ngor    Dith Pran

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/11/02 31 $32,181   1 $32,181   $32,181 1
1984/11/09 34 $33,948 +5% 1 $33,948   $87,981 2
1984/11/16 34 $90,794 +167% 3 $30,265   $195,290 3
1984/11/23 28 $93,786 +3% 3 $31,262   $348,212 4
1984/11/30 23 $81,803 -13% 3 $27,268   $479,282 5
1984/12/07 25 $56,308 -31% 3 $18,769   $571,996 6
1984/12/14 28 $33,530 -40% 3 $11,177   $631,359 7
1984/12/21 24 $182,242 +444% 12 $15,187   $833,217 8
1984/12/28 22 $271,002 +49% 12 $22,584   $1,173,692 9
1985/01/04 22 $201,613 -26% 13 $15,509   $1,503,309 10
1985/01/11 23 $213,311 +6% 13 $16,409   $1,815,419 11
1985/01/18 16 $782,986 +267% 76 $10,302   $2,696,318 12
1985/01/25 13 $818,450 +5% 76 $10,769   $3,898,988 13
1985/02/01 2 $3,019,640 +269% 657 $4,596   $7,230,966 14
1985/02/08 3 $3,075,802 +2% 663 $4,639   $11,386,765 15
1985/02/15 4 $3,234,083 +5% 658 $4,915   $15,631,365 16
1985/02/22 4 $2,227,148 -31% 658 $3,385   $18,539,180 17
1985/03/01 6 $1,780,982 -20% 651 $2,736   $20,996,482 18
1985/03/08 7 $1,608,401 -10% 607 $2,650   $23,222,224 19
1985/03/15 6 $1,566,481 -3% 650 $2,410   $25,430,033 20
1985/03/22 10 $1,501,758 -4% 609 $2,466   $27,617,095 21
1985/03/29 17 $931,582 -38% 375 $2,484   $29,316,582 22
1985/04/05 15 $870,489 -7% 456 $1,909   $30,593,032 23
1985/04/12 19 $641,902 -26% 415 $1,547   $31,600,715 24
1985/04/19 19 $507,724 -21% 386 $1,315   $32,372,755 25
1985/04/26 20 $414,548 -18% 346 $1,198   $33,015,563 26
1985/05/03 24 $290,415 -30% 285 $1,019   $33,485,904 27
1985/05/10 25 $198,602 -32% 223 $891   $33,810,244 28
1985/05/17 22 $302,675 +52% 227 $1,333   $34,214,405 29
1985/05/24 21 $177,712 -41% 169 $1,052   $34,422,316 30
1985/05/31 19 $134,899 -24% 175 $771   $34,609,720 31

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/11/02 29 $54,033   1 $54,033   $54,033 1
1984/11/09 32 $50,463 -7% 1 $50,463   $104,496 2
1984/11/16 26 $149,930 +197% 3 $49,977   $254,426 3
1984/11/23 23 $143,053 -5% 3 $47,684   $397,479 4
1984/11/30 22 $118,209 -17% 3 $39,403   $515,688 5
1984/12/07 23 $82,141 -31% 3 $27,380   $597,829 6
1984/12/14 24 $53,146 -35% 3 $17,715   $650,975 7
1984/12/21 22 $251,715 +374% 12 $20,976   $902,690 8
1984/12/28 19 $399,006 +59% 12 $33,251   $1,301,696 9
1985/01/04 21 $300,412 -25% 13 $23,109   $1,602,108 10
1985/01/11 22 $311,224 +4% 13 $23,940   $1,913,332 11
1985/01/18 13 $1,167,206 +275% 76 $15,358   $3,080,538 12
1985/01/25 13 $1,130,788 -3% 76 $14,879   $4,211,326 13
1985/02/01 2 $4,099,637 +263% 657 $6,240   $8,310,963 14
1985/02/08 3 $4,086,319 n/c 663 $6,163   $12,397,282 15
1985/02/15 4 $3,914,750 -4% 658 $5,949   $16,312,032 16
1985/02/22 4 $2,903,468 -26% 658 $4,413   $19,215,500 17
1985/03/01 6 $2,398,323 -17% 651 $3,684   $21,613,823 18
1985/03/08 7 $2,249,729 -6% 607 $3,706   $23,863,552 19
1985/03/15 6 $2,251,785 n/c 650 $3,464   $26,115,337 20
1985/03/22 11 $2,269,663 +1% 609 $3,727   $28,385,000 21
1985/03/29 15 $1,337,543 -41% 375 $3,567   $29,722,543 22
1985/04/05 15 $1,236,270 -8% 456 $2,711   $30,958,813 23
1985/04/12 18 $906,218 -27% 415 $2,184   $31,865,031 24
1985/04/19 18 $735,984 -19% 386 $1,907   $32,601,015 25
1985/04/26 19 $594,474 -19% 346 $1,718   $33,195,489 26
1985/05/03 23 $416,153 -30% 285 $1,460   $33,611,642 27
1985/05/10 23 $300,088 -28% 223 $1,346   $33,911,730 28
1985/05/17 18 $332,874 +11% 227 $1,466   $34,244,604 29
1985/05/24 19 $230,217 -31% 169 $1,362   $34,474,821 30

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