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Prince of the City (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $9,000,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,991 $9,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,301-6,400) 6,342 $9,000,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 601-700) 652 $9,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 601-700) 668 $9,000,000

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 19th, 1981 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
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Keywords: Corrupt Cops
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Theater Average 6th Weekend 51 $11,144 Sep 25, 1981 40
Theater Average 5th Weekend 29 $17,185 Sep 18, 1981 33
Theater Average 4th Weekend 48 $17,937 Sep 11, 1981 26
Theater Average 3rd Weekend 18 $34,628 Sep 4, 1981 19

Cast

Jerry Orbach    Gus Levy
Lance Henriksen    D.A. Burano
Lane Smith    Tug Barnes
Lindsay Crouse    Carla Ciello
Treat Williams    Daniel Ciello
Cynthia Nixon    Jeannie
Bob Balaban    Santimassino
Eddie Jones    Ned Chippy
James Tolkan    District Attorney Polito
Peter Michael Goetz    Attorney Charles Deluth
Ron Perkins    Virginia Trooper

Production and Technical Credits

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1981/08/21 13 $64,713   3 $21,571   $100,518 1
1981/08/28 15 $124,602 +93% 5 $24,920   $286,519 2
1981/09/04 15 $173,142 +39% 5 $34,628   $559,495 3
1981/09/11 10 $89,684 -48% 5 $17,937   $0 4
1981/09/18 14 $85,926 -4% 5 $17,185   $853,985 5
1981/09/25 14 $144,873 +69% 13 $11,144   $0 6
1981/10/02 11 $513,647 +255% 94 $5,464   $1,637,905 7
1981/10/16 14 $522,834   146 $3,581   $3,391,563 9
1981/10/30 11 $505,419   223 $2,266   $4,633,184 11
1981/11/06 9 $574,993 +14% 227 $2,533   $5,366,987 12
1981/11/13 14 $432,211 -25% 176 $2,456   $6,147,769 13
1981/11/20 9 $474,889 +10% 307 $1,547   $6,768,055 14
1981/11/27 7 $468,120 -1% 226 $2,071   $7,479,046 15
1981/12/04 11 $248,704 -47% 192 $1,295   $7,840,272 16

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/08/19 - $19,043   3 $6,348   $19,043 1
1981/08/20 1 $16,762 -12% 3 $5,587   $35,805 2
1981/08/21 1 $18,582 +11% 3 $6,194   $54,387 3
1981/08/22 - $23,491 +26% 3 $7,830   $77,878 4
1981/08/23 - $22,540 -4% 3 $7,513   $100,418 5
1981/08/24 - $15,891 -29% 3 $5,297   $116,309 6
1981/08/25 - $15,280 -4% 3 $5,093   $131,589 7
1981/08/26 - $15,256 n/c 3 $5,085   $146,845 8
1981/08/27 - $14,972 -2% 3 $4,991   $161,817 9
1981/08/28 - $34,227 +129% 5 $6,845   $196,044 10
1981/08/29 - $43,481 +27% 5 $8,696   $239,525 11
1981/08/30 - $46,894 +8% 5 $9,379   $286,419 12
1981/08/31 - $25,760 -45% 5 $5,152   $312,179 13
1981/09/01 - $25,581 -1% 5 $5,116   $337,760 14
1981/09/02 - $25,434 -1% 5 $5,087   $363,194 15
1981/09/03 - $23,533 -7% 5 $4,707   $386,727 16
1981/09/04 - $34,673 +47% 5 $6,935   $421,400 17
1981/09/05 - $43,670 +26% 5 $8,734   $465,070 18
1981/09/06 - $47,248 +8% 5 $9,450   $512,318 19
1981/09/07 - $47,951 +1% 5 $9,590   $560,269 20

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1981/08/21 10 $126,112   3 $42,037   $161,917 2
1981/08/28 13 $224,436 +78% 5 $44,887   $386,353 3
1981/09/11 5 $857,743   5 $171,549   $768,059 5
1981/09/25 10 $1,269,131   13 $97,625   $1,124,258 7
1981/10/30 8 $664,229   223 $2,979   $4,791,994 12
1981/11/06 8 $923,564 +39% 227 $4,069   $5,715,558 13
1981/11/13 9 $577,608 -37% 176 $3,282   $6,293,166 14
1981/11/20 7 $717,760 +24% 307 $2,338   $7,010,926 15
1981/11/27 6 $580,642 -19% 226 $2,569   $7,591,568 16

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