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Predator (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $59,735,548Details
International Box Office $38,532,010Details
Worldwide Box Office $98,267,558
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1201-1300) 1,284 $59,735,548
All Time International Box Office (Rank 1701-1800) 1,766 $38,532,010
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1401-1500) 1,443 $98,267,558
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 301-400) 366 $59,735,548
All Time International Box Office for R Movies (Rank 501-600) 501 $38,532,010
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 407 $98,267,558

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$18,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 12th, 1987 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: December 26th, 2000 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 107 minutes
Franchise: Predator
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Keywords: Humans as Prey
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 1,427 $56,072,497 Sep 4, 1987 87

Cast

   Major Alan "Dutch" Schaefer
Carl Weathers    Dillon
Sven-Ole Thorsen    Russian
Bill Duke    Sergeant Mac
Jesse Ventura    Blain
R.G. Armstrong    Gen. Phillips

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Jim Thomas
Screenwriter    John Thomas
Composer    Alan Silvestri
Second Assistant Director    K.C. Colwell

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/06/12 1 $12,031,638   1,623 $7,413   $12,031,638 3
1987/06/19 2 $8,225,869 -32% 1,636 $5,028   $25,738,838 10
1987/06/26 5 $5,222,538 -37% 1,632 $3,200   $34,925,416 17
1987/07/03 7 $4,000,063 -23% 1,597 $2,505   $41,775,223 24
1987/09/04 34 $152,084   193 $788   $56,072,497 87

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/06/12 1 $17,512,969   1,623 $10,790   $17,512,969 7
1987/06/19 2 $12,189,909 -30% 1,636 $7,451   $29,702,878 14
1987/06/26 5 $8,072,282 -34% 1,632 $4,946   $37,775,160 21

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
10/25/2009147,709 7,709$105,221$105,221461
11/1/2009206,444-16% 14,153$88,415$193,636462
7/11/2010159,095 222,774$125,050$3,062,013498
7/18/2010204,677-49% 227,451$64,303$3,126,316499