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The Killing Fields (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $34,609,720Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 2,273 $34,609,720
All Time Worldwide Box Office 3,113 $34,609,720
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 364 $34,609,720
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 421 $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
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 26 $3,234,083 Feb 15, 1985 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 36 $3,075,802 Feb 8, 1985 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 39 $3,019,640 Feb 1, 1985 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 232 $818,450 Jan 25, 1985 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 288 $782,986 Jan 18, 1985 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 1,112 $213,311 Jan 11, 1985 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 1,424 $201,613 Jan 4, 1985 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,449 $271,002 Dec 28, 1984 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 2,169 $182,242 Dec 21, 1984 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 4,269 $33,530 Dec 14, 1984 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 4,323 $56,308 Dec 7, 1984 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,543 $81,803 Nov 30, 1984 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,985 $93,786 Nov 23, 1984 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 5,485 $90,794 Nov 16, 1984 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 6,946 $33,948 Nov 9, 1984 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 7,615 $32,181 Nov 2, 1984 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,120 $34,609,720 Nov 2, 1984 0

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 GrossDays
1984/11/02 31 $32,181   1 $32,181   $32,181 3
1984/11/09 34 $33,948 +5% 1 $33,948   $87,981 10
1984/11/16 34 $90,794 +167% 3 $30,265   $195,290 17
1984/11/23 28 $93,786 +3% 3 $31,262   $348,212 24
1984/11/30 23 $81,803 -13% 3 $27,268   $479,282 31
1984/12/07 25 $56,308 -31% 3 $18,769   $571,996 38
1984/12/14 28 $33,530 -40% 3 $11,177   $631,359 45
1984/12/21 24 $182,242 +444% 12 $15,187   $833,217 52
1984/12/28 22 $271,002 +49% 12 $22,584   $1,173,692 59
1985/01/04 22 $201,613 -26% 13 $15,509   $1,503,309 66
1985/01/11 23 $213,311 +6% 13 $16,409   $1,815,419 73
1985/01/18 16 $782,986 +267% 76 $10,302   $2,696,318 80
1985/01/25 13 $818,450 +5% 76 $10,769   $3,898,988 87
1985/02/01 2 $3,019,640 +269% 657 $4,596   $7,230,966 94
1985/02/08 3 $3,075,802 +2% 663 $4,639   $11,386,765 101
1985/02/15 4 $3,234,083 +5% 658 $4,915   $15,631,365 108
1985/02/22 4 $2,227,148 -31% 658 $3,385   $18,539,180 115
1985/03/01 6 $1,780,982 -20% 651 $2,736   $20,996,482 122
1985/03/08 7 $1,608,401 -10% 607 $2,650   $23,222,224 129
1985/03/15 6 $1,566,481 -3% 650 $2,410   $25,430,033 136
1985/03/22 10 $1,501,758 -4% 609 $2,466   $27,617,095 143
1985/03/29 17 $931,582 -38% 375 $2,484   $29,316,582 150
1985/04/05 15 $870,489 -7% 456 $1,909   $30,593,032 157
1985/04/12 19 $641,902 -26% 415 $1,547   $31,600,715 164
1985/04/19 19 $507,724 -21% 386 $1,315   $32,372,755 171
1985/04/26 20 $414,548 -18% 346 $1,198   $33,015,563 178
1985/05/03 24 $290,415 -30% 285 $1,019   $33,485,904 185
1985/05/10 25 $198,602 -32% 223 $891   $33,810,244 192
1985/05/17 22 $302,675 +52% 227 $1,333   $34,214,405 199
1985/05/24 21 $177,712 -41% 169 $1,052   $34,422,316 206
1985/05/31 19 $134,899 -24% 175 $771   $34,609,720 213

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/11/02 29 $54,033   1 $54,033   $54,033 7
1984/11/09 32 $50,463 -7% 1 $50,463   $104,496 14
1984/11/16 26 $149,930 +197% 3 $49,977   $254,426 21
1984/11/23 23 $143,053 -5% 3 $47,684   $397,479 28
1984/11/30 22 $118,209 -17% 3 $39,403   $515,688 35
1984/12/07 23 $82,141 -31% 3 $27,380   $597,829 42
1984/12/14 24 $53,146 -35% 3 $17,715   $650,975 49
1984/12/21 22 $251,715 +374% 12 $20,976   $902,690 56
1984/12/28 19 $399,006 +59% 12 $33,251   $1,301,696 63
1985/01/04 21 $300,412 -25% 13 $23,109   $1,602,108 70
1985/01/11 22 $311,224 +4% 13 $23,940   $1,913,332 77
1985/01/18 13 $1,167,206 +275% 76 $15,358   $3,080,538 84
1985/01/25 13 $1,130,788 -3% 76 $14,879   $4,211,326 91
1985/02/01 2 $4,099,637 +263% 657 $6,240   $8,310,963 98
1985/02/08 3 $4,086,319 n/c 663 $6,163   $12,397,282 105
1985/02/15 4 $3,914,750 -4% 658 $5,949   $16,312,032 112
1985/02/22 4 $2,903,468 -26% 658 $4,413   $19,215,500 119
1985/03/01 6 $2,398,323 -17% 651 $3,684   $21,613,823 126
1985/03/08 7 $2,249,729 -6% 607 $3,706   $23,863,552 133
1985/03/15 6 $2,251,785 n/c 650 $3,464   $26,115,337 140
1985/03/22 11 $2,269,663 +1% 609 $3,727   $28,385,000 147
1985/03/29 15 $1,337,543 -41% 375 $3,567   $29,722,543 154
1985/04/05 15 $1,236,270 -8% 456 $2,711   $30,958,813 161
1985/04/12 18 $906,218 -27% 415 $2,184   $31,865,031 168
1985/04/19 18 $735,984 -19% 386 $1,907   $32,601,015 175
1985/04/26 19 $594,474 -19% 346 $1,718   $33,195,489 182
1985/05/03 23 $416,153 -30% 285 $1,460   $33,611,642 189
1985/05/10 23 $300,088 -28% 223 $1,346   $33,911,730 196
1985/05/17 18 $332,874 +11% 227 $1,466   $34,244,604 203
1985/05/24 19 $230,217 -31% 169 $1,362   $34,474,821 210