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Kôkaku kidôtai (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $443,579Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office 8,758 $443,579
All Time Worldwide Box Office 11,377 $443,579

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 5th, 1996 (Wide) by Palm Pictures, released as Ghost in the Shell
Video Release: September 23rd, 2014 by Anchor Bay Home Entertainment
Franchise: Ghost in the Shell
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Keywords: Anime, Film Noir
Source:Based on Comic/Graphic Novel
Production Method:Hand Animation
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: Japan,
United Kingdom

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 3,063 $28,143 Jun 7, 1996 66
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 5,590 $44,614 Apr 26, 1996 24
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 6,405 $54,939 Apr 12, 1996 10
Never Wide Domestic 2,783 $443,579 Apr 5, 1996 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 6,308 $443,579 Apr 5, 1996 0

Production and Technical Credits


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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/04/12 48 $54,939   7 $7,848   $160,222 10
1996/04/26 46 $44,614   8 $5,577   $260,073 24
1996/06/07 47 $28,143   10 $2,814   $443,579 66

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance