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The Natural (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $47,951,979Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
81% - Fresh
Audience
88% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 11th, 1984 (Wide) by Sony/TriStar
Video Release: July 28th, 1998 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
April 3rd, 2007 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, released as Natural, The (Director's Cut)
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Keywords: Baseball
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 217 $273,600 Sep 14, 1984 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 336 $193,800 Sep 7, 1984 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 433 $184,496 Aug 31, 1984 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 475 $207,760 Aug 24, 1984 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 501 $247,200 Aug 17, 1984 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 509 $293,700 Aug 10, 1984 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 279 $653,000 Aug 3, 1984 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 327 $657,846 Jul 27, 1984 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 346 $841,538 Jul 20, 1984 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 397 $1,014,338 Jul 13, 1984 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 380 $1,576,403 Jul 6, 1984 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 577 $1,492,203 Jun 29, 1984 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 627 $2,064,956 Jun 22, 1984 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 807 $2,502,952 Jun 15, 1984 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,257 $2,482,504 Jun 8, 1984 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,390 $3,424,331 Jun 1, 1984 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 967 $6,920,974 May 25, 1984 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,024 $5,423,223 May 18, 1984 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,902 $5,088,381 May 11, 1984 3

Cast

Glenn Close    Iris Gaines
   Roy Hobbs
Kim Basinger    Memo Paris
Robert Duvall    Max Mercy
Michael Madsen    Bartholomew "Bump" Bailey
Robert Prosky    The Judge
Joe Don Baker    The Whammer
Wilford Brimley    Pop Fisher
Barbara Hershey    Harriet Bird
Richard Farnsworth    Red Blow
Mike Starr    Boone

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Randy Newman

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/05/11 1 $5,088,381   989 $5,145   $5,088,381 3
1984/05/18 1 $5,423,223 +7% 989 $5,484   $12,656,941 10
1984/05/25 2 $6,920,974 +28% 989 $6,998   $21,533,597 17
1984/06/01 3 $3,424,331 -51% 1,012 $3,384   $26,337,412 24
1984/06/08 6 $2,482,504 -28% 982 $2,528   $30,162,643 31
1984/06/15 6 $2,502,952 +1% 992 $2,523   $33,645,465 38
1984/06/22 8 $2,064,956 -17% 970 $2,129   $36,732,079 45
1984/06/29 11 $1,492,203 -28% 702 $2,126   $38,954,488 52
1984/07/06 11 $1,576,403 +6% 807 $1,953   $41,135,310 59
1984/07/13 13 $1,014,338 -36% 672 $1,509   $42,767,283 66
1984/07/20 17 $841,538 -17% 560 $1,503   $44,043,332 73
1984/07/27 17 $657,846 -22% 414 $1,589   $44,960,822 80
1984/08/03 19 $653,000 -1% 350 $1,866   $45,817,000 87
1984/08/10 21 $293,700 -55% 267 $1,100   $46,309,185 94
1984/08/17 21 $247,200 -16% 206 $1,200   $46,869,829 101
1984/08/24 19 $207,760 -16% 196 $1,060   $47,152,085 108
1984/08/31 23 $184,496 -11% 114 $1,618   $47,398,521 115
1984/09/07 18 $193,800 +5% 228 $850   $47,620,559 122
1984/09/14 19 $273,600 +41% 304 $900   $47,951,979 129

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/05/11 1 $7,233,718   989 $7,314   $7,233,718 7
1984/05/18 1 $7,378,905 +2% 989 $7,461   $14,612,623 14
1984/05/25 2 $8,300,458 +12% 989 $8,393   $22,913,081 21
1984/06/01 3 $4,767,058 -43% 1,012 $4,711   $27,680,139 28
1984/06/08 6 $3,462,374 -27% 982 $3,526   $31,142,513 35
1984/06/15 6 $3,524,610 +2% 992 $3,553   $34,667,123 42
1984/06/22 8 $2,795,162 -21% 970 $2,882   $37,462,285 49
1984/06/29 11 $2,096,622 -25% 702 $2,987   $39,558,907 56
1984/07/06 11 $2,194,038 +5% 807 $2,719   $41,752,945 63
1984/07/13 13 $1,448,849 -34% 672 $2,156   $43,201,794 70
1984/07/20 16 $1,101,182 -24% 560 $1,966   $44,302,976 77
1984/07/27 17 $861,024 -22% 414 $2,080   $45,164,000 84
1984/08/03 19 $851,485 -1% 350 $2,433   $46,015,485 91
1984/08/10 17 $607,144 -29% 267 $2,274   $46,622,629 98
1984/08/17 20 $321,696 -47% 206 $1,562   $46,944,325 105
1984/08/24 19 $269,700 -16% 196 $1,376   $47,214,025 112
1984/08/31 19 $212,734 -21% 114 $1,866   $47,426,759 119
1984/09/07 18 $251,620 +18% 228 $1,104   $47,678,379 126