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Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1982)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $24,600,832Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
98% - Certified Fresh
Audience
85% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$2,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 21st, 1982 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: March 26th, 1997 by Warner Home Video
Franchise: Mad Max
Comparisons: vs. Escape from New York
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Keywords: Post Apocalypse
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: Australia

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 112 $308,889 Oct 15, 1982 150
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 161 $334,037 Oct 1, 1982 136
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 251 $293,374 Sep 17, 1982 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 171 $536,383 Sep 10, 1982 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 109 $1,131,891 Sep 3, 1982 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 87 $1,562,747 Aug 27, 1982 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 51 $2,589,209 Aug 20, 1982 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 380 $472,406 Aug 13, 1982 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 461 $442,452 Aug 6, 1982 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 407 $675,262 Jul 30, 1982 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,582 $165,980 Jul 23, 1982 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,288 $105,011 Jul 16, 1982 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,140 $182,595 Jul 9, 1982 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,081 $309,079 Jul 2, 1982 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,720 $299,511 Jun 25, 1982 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,911 $477,842 Jun 18, 1982 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,255 $703,089 Jun 11, 1982 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,651 $1,017,967 Jun 4, 1982 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,364 $2,391,058 May 28, 1982 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,863 $2,527,864 May 21, 1982 3

Cast

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Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/05/21 4 $2,527,864   704 $3,591   $2,527,864 3
1982/05/28 6 $2,391,058 -5% 708 $3,377   $5,910,160 10
1982/06/04 9 $1,017,967 -57% 478 $2,130   $7,499,801 17
1982/06/11 12 $703,089 -31% 357 $1,969   $8,618,887 24
1982/06/18 15 $477,842 -32% 276 $1,731   $9,480,853 31
1982/06/25 18 $299,511 -37% 246 $1,218   $10,043,673 38
1982/07/02 18 $309,079 +3% 237 $1,304   $10,533,103 45
1982/07/09 17 $182,595 -41% 167 $1,093   $10,829,042 52
1982/07/16 21 $105,011 -42% 118 $890   $11,024,479 59
1982/07/23 25 $165,980 +58% 189 $878   $11,236,735 66
1982/07/30 20 $675,262 +307% 467 $1,446   $24,600,832 73
1982/08/06 23 $442,452 -34% 248 $1,784   $12,566,262 80
1982/08/13 23 $472,406 +7% 153 $3,088   $13,318,807 87
1982/08/20 6 $2,589,209 +448% 674 $3,842   $16,187,629 94
1982/08/27 8 $1,562,747 -40% 552 $2,831   $19,134,368 101
1982/09/03 18 $1,131,891 -28% 430 $2,632   $21,052,119 108
1982/09/10 17 $536,383 -53% 356 $1,507   $21,840,875 115
1982/09/17 24 $293,374 -45% 229 $1,281   $22,370,061 122
1982/10/01 22 $334,037   323 $1,034   $23,226,636 136
1982/10/15 14 $308,889   288 $1,073   $23,667,907 150

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/05/21 4 $3,519,102   704 $4,999   $3,519,102 7
1982/05/28 6 $2,962,732 -16% 708 $4,185   $6,481,834 14
1982/06/04 9 $1,433,964 -52% 478 $3,000   $7,915,798 21
1982/06/11 11 $1,087,213 -24% 357 $3,045   $9,003,011 28
1982/06/18 14 $741,151 -32% 276 $2,685   $9,744,162 35
1982/06/25 15 $479,862 -35% 246 $1,951   $10,224,024 42
1982/07/02 16 $422,423 -12% 237 $1,782   $10,646,447 49
1982/07/09 16 $273,021 -35% 167 $1,635   $10,919,468 56
1982/07/16 19 $151,287 -45% 118 $1,282   $11,070,755 63
1982/07/23 3 $12,854,815 +8,397% 189 $68,015   $23,925,570 70
1982/08/06 22 $722,591   248 $2,914   $12,846,401 84
1982/08/13 23 $752,019 +4% 153 $4,915   $13,598,420 91
1982/08/20 7 $3,973,201 +428% 674 $5,895   $17,571,621 98
1982/08/27 8 $2,348,607 -41% 552 $4,255   $19,920,228 105
1982/09/03 14 $1,384,264 -41% 430 $3,219   $21,304,492 112
1982/09/10 14 $772,195 -44% 356 $2,169   $22,076,687 119