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Night of the Comet (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $14,600,000Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
83% - Fresh
Audience
57% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 16th, 1984 (Wide) by Atlantic
Video Release: November 19th, 2013 by Shout Factory
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Keywords: Zombies
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,678 $102,872 Jan 4, 1985 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,586 $182,134 Dec 28, 1984 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,268 $166,675 Dec 21, 1984 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,154 $364,142 Dec 14, 1984 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,914 $1,010,352 Dec 7, 1984 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,872 $1,931,400 Nov 30, 1984 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,870 $3,234,978 Nov 23, 1984 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,400 $3,580,578 Nov 16, 1984 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,555 1,098 Nov 16, 1984 3

Cast

Geoffrey Lewis    Dr. Carter

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/11/16 3 $3,580,578   1,098 $3,261   $3,580,578 3
1984/11/23 5 $3,234,978 -10% 1,026 $3,153   $8,579,124 10
1984/11/30 5 $1,931,400 -40% 900 $2,146   $11,220,641 17
1984/12/07 6 $1,010,352 -48% 776 $1,302   $13,140,830 24
1984/12/14 13 $364,142 -64% 326 $1,117   $13,894,057 31
1984/12/21 25 $166,675 -54% 104 $1,603   $14,115,353 38
1984/12/28 28 $182,134 +9% 101 $1,803   $14,305,674 45
1985/01/04 27 $102,872 -44% 88 $1,169   $14,418,922 52

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/11/16 3 $5,344,146   1,098 $4,867   $5,344,146 7
1984/11/23 5 $3,945,095 -26% 1,026 $3,845   $9,289,241 14
1984/11/30 3 $2,841,237 -28% 900 $3,157   $12,130,478 21
1984/12/07 6 $1,399,437 -51% 776 $1,803   $13,529,915 28
1984/12/14 14 $418,763 -70% 326 $1,285   $13,948,678 35
1984/12/21 25 $174,862 -58% 104 $1,681   $14,123,540 42
1984/12/28 26 $192,510 +10% 101 $1,906   $14,316,050 49