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King Kong Lives (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $4,711,220Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office 5,865 $4,711,220
All Time Worldwide Box Office 7,458 $4,711,220
All Time Domestic Box Office for Remake Movies 224 $4,711,220
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Remake Movies 264 $4,711,220

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 19th, 1986 (Wide) by De Laurentiis Entertainment Group
Franchise: King Kong
Comparisons: vs. The Great Wall
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Keywords: Animals Gone Bad
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 4,518 $1,172,942 Dec 19, 1986 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,606 1,105 Dec 19, 1986 3
Franchise Killers 47 $2,312,701 Dec 19, 1986 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,947 $4,711,220 Dec 19, 1986 0


Linda Hamilton    Amy Franklin
John Ashton    Col. Nevitt
Peter Michael Goetz    Dr. Andrew Ingersoll
Mike Starr    Cell Guard

Production and Technical Credits


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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/12/19 12 $1,172,942   1,105 $1,061   $1,172,942 3

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Weekly Box Office Performance