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Protocol (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $26,300,000Details
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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 2,809 $26,300,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 3,705 $26,300,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 718 $26,300,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 874 $26,300,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 430 $26,300,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 474 $26,300,000

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 21st, 1984 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
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 12th Weekend 828 $246,082 Mar 8, 1985 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 941 $264,439 Mar 1, 1985 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 915 $367,160 Feb 22, 1985 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,151 $388,925 Feb 15, 1985 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,230 $519,582 Feb 8, 1985 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,190 $967,101 Feb 1, 1985 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,353 $1,368,125 Jan 25, 1985 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,881 $1,404,100 Jan 18, 1985 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,012 $2,239,330 Jan 11, 1985 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,221 $3,161,321 Jan 4, 1985 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 1,803 $6,320,007 Dec 28, 1984 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,543 $3,427,840 Dec 21, 1984 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,531 $26,300,000 Dec 21, 1984 0

Cast

   Sunny Davies
John Ratzenberger    Security Guard on TV
Chris Sarandon    Michael Ransome
Ed Begley, Jr.    Hassler
Amanda Bearse    Soap Opera Actor
Kenneth McMillan    Senator Norris
Kenneth Mars    Lou
Cliff De Young    Hilley
Richard Hamilton    Mr. Davis

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Based on a Story by    Nancy Meyers
Composer    Basil Poledouris
Supervising Sound Editor    Gordon Ecker

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/12/21 7 $3,427,840   893 $3,839   $3,427,840 3
1984/12/28 4 $6,320,007 +84% 901 $7,014   $11,524,341 10
1985/01/04 3 $3,161,321 -50% 904 $3,497   $15,576,831 17
1985/01/11 5 $2,239,330 -29% 900 $2,488   $18,576,549 24
1985/01/18 7 $1,404,100 -37% 842 $1,668   $20,567,224 31
1985/01/25 6 $1,368,125 -3% 789 $1,734   $22,428,578 38
1985/02/01 11 $967,101 -29% 673 $1,437   $23,724,319 45
1985/02/08 17 $519,582 -46% 474 $1,096   $24,493,078 52
1985/02/15 20 $388,925 -25% 374 $1,040   $25,028,295 59
1985/02/22 19 $367,160 -6% 436 $842   $25,487,675 66
1985/03/01 23 $264,439 -28% 365 $724   $25,858,391 73
1985/03/08 21 $246,082 -7% 303 $812   $26,186,631 80

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/12/21 6 $5,204,334   893 $5,828   $5,204,334 7
1984/12/28 4 $7,211,176 +39% 901 $8,004   $12,415,510 14
1985/01/04 3 $3,921,709 -46% 904 $4,338   $16,337,219 21
1985/01/11 5 $2,825,905 -28% 900 $3,140   $19,163,124 28
1985/01/18 7 $1,897,329 -33% 842 $2,253   $21,060,453 35
1985/01/25 7 $1,696,765 -11% 789 $2,151   $22,757,218 42
1985/02/01 11 $1,216,278 -28% 673 $1,807   $23,973,496 49
1985/02/08 17 $665,874 -45% 474 $1,405   $24,639,370 56
1985/02/15 20 $481,145 -28% 374 $1,286   $25,120,515 63
1985/02/22 18 $473,437 -2% 436 $1,086   $25,593,952 70
1985/03/01 21 $346,597 -27% 365 $950   $25,940,549 77