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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 4,910 $9,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 6,140 $9,000,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 638 $9,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 652 $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
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 407 $248,704 Dec 4, 1981 110
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 282 $468,120 Nov 27, 1981 103
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 326 $474,889 Nov 20, 1981 96
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 412 $432,211 Nov 13, 1981 89
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 376 $574,993 Nov 6, 1981 82
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 535 $505,419 Oct 30, 1981 75
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 943 $522,834 Oct 16, 1981 61
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,677 $513,647 Oct 2, 1981 47
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 3,470 $144,873 Sep 25, 1981 40
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,480 $85,926 Sep 18, 1981 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 5,004 $89,684 Sep 11, 1981 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,954 $173,142 Sep 4, 1981 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,555 $124,602 Aug 28, 1981 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,648 $64,713 Aug 21, 1981 5
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,189 $9,000,000 Aug 19, 1981 0

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

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records