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Prince of Darkness (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $14,182,000Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
58% - Rotten
Audience
60% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 23rd, 1987 (Wide) by Universal
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,132 $1,600,090 Nov 6, 1987 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,210 $2,663,850 Oct 30, 1987 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,037 $4,657,401 Oct 23, 1987 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,331 1,239 Oct 23, 1987 3

Cast

   Father Loomis
Alice Cooper    Street Schizo
Victor Wong    Prof. Howard Birack

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/10/23 2 $4,657,401   1,239 $3,759   $4,657,401 3
1987/10/30 5 $2,663,850 -43% 1,239 $2,150   $8,706,104 10
1987/11/06 14 $1,600,090 -40% 970 $1,650   $11,176,100 17

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/10/23 2 $6,042,254   1,239 $4,877   $6,042,254 7
1987/10/30 5 $3,533,756 -42% 1,239 $2,852   $9,576,010 14