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Prince of the City (1981)

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

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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

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 403 $248,704 Dec 4, 1981 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 278 $468,120 Nov 27, 1981 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 320 $474,889 Nov 20, 1981 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 405 $432,211 Nov 13, 1981 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 370 $574,993 Nov 6, 1981 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 529 $505,419 Oct 30, 1981 75
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 930 $522,834 Oct 16, 1981 61
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,658 $513,647 Oct 2, 1981 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,433 $144,873 Sep 25, 1981 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,437 $85,926 Sep 18, 1981 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,956 $89,684 Sep 11, 1981 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,910 $173,142 Sep 4, 1981 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,503 $124,602 Aug 28, 1981 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,584 $64,713 Aug 21, 1981 5

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

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/08/21 13 $64,713   3 $21,571   $100,518 5
1981/08/28 15 $124,602 +93% 5 $24,920   $286,519 12
1981/09/04 15 $173,142 +39% 5 $34,628   $559,495 19
1981/09/11 10 $89,684 -48% 5 $17,937   $0 26
1981/09/18 14 $85,926 -4% 5 $17,185   $853,985 33
1981/09/25 14 $144,873 +69% 13 $11,144   $0 40
1981/10/02 11 $513,647 +255% 94 $5,464   $1,637,905 47
1981/10/16 14 $522,834   146 $3,581   $3,391,563 61
1981/10/30 11 $505,419   223 $2,266   $4,633,184 75
1981/11/06 9 $574,993 +14% 227 $2,533   $5,366,987 82
1981/11/13 14 $432,211 -25% 176 $2,456   $6,147,769 89
1981/11/20 9 $474,889 +10% 307 $1,547   $6,768,055 96
1981/11/27 7 $468,120 -1% 226 $2,071   $7,479,046 103
1981/12/04 11 $248,704 -47% 192 $1,295   $7,840,272 110

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 GrossDays
1981/08/21 10 $126,112   3 $42,037   $161,917 9
1981/08/28 13 $224,436 +78% 5 $44,887   $386,353 16
1981/09/11 5 $857,743   5 $171,549   $768,059 30
1981/09/25 10 $1,269,131   13 $97,625   $1,124,258 44
1981/10/30 8 $664,229   223 $2,979   $4,791,994 79
1981/11/06 8 $923,564 +39% 227 $4,069   $5,715,558 86
1981/11/13 9 $577,608 -37% 176 $3,282   $6,293,166 93
1981/11/20 7 $717,760 +24% 307 $2,338   $7,010,926 100
1981/11/27 6 $580,642 -19% 226 $2,569   $7,591,568 107