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Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $36,230,219Details
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  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
81% - Certified Fresh
Audience
49% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$10,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 10th, 1985 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Franchise: Mad Max
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Keywords: Post Apocalypse
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: Australia,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 961 $786,318 Aug 30, 1985 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,476 $638,411 Aug 23, 1985 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,772 $831,232 Aug 16, 1985 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,880 $1,363,633 Aug 9, 1985 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,958 $2,274,280 Aug 2, 1985 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,983 $3,594,652 Jul 26, 1985 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,042 $5,371,490 Jul 19, 1985 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,310 $7,283,714 Jul 12, 1985 5
Widest Opening Weekend 2,976 1,475 Jul 12, 1985 5

Cast

   Mad Max
Tina Turner    Aunty Entity

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/07/12 2 $7,283,714   1,475 $4,938   $10,339,831 5
1985/07/19 2 $5,371,490 -26% 1,475 $3,642   $19,509,609 12
1985/07/26 4 $3,594,652 -33% 1,412 $2,546   $25,779,955 19
1985/08/02 9 $2,274,280 -37% 1,139 $1,997   $29,952,130 26
1985/08/09 14 $1,363,633 -40% 840 $1,623   $32,568,072 33
1985/08/16 17 $831,232 -39% 652 $1,275   $34,157,762 40
1985/08/23 19 $638,411 -23% 580 $1,101   $35,270,615 47
1985/08/30 20 $786,318 +23% 442 $1,779   $36,230,219 54

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/07/12 2 $11,082,002   1,475 $7,513   $14,138,119 9
1985/07/19 2 $8,047,184 -27% 1,475 $5,456   $22,185,303 16
1985/07/26 4 $5,492,547 -32% 1,412 $3,890   $27,677,850 23
1985/08/02 9 $3,526,589 -36% 1,139 $3,096   $31,204,439 30
1985/08/09 14 $2,122,091 -40% 840 $2,526   $33,326,530 37
1985/08/16 17 $1,305,674 -38% 652 $2,003   $34,632,204 44
1985/08/23 18 $811,697 -38% 580 $1,399   $35,443,901 51