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Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $150,415,432Details
International Box Office $149,984,568
Worldwide Box Office $300,400,000
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
30% - Rotten
Audience
60% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$44,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 22nd, 1985 (Wide) by Sony/TriStar
Video Release: October 21st, 1998 by Live / Artisan
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 96 minutes
Franchise: Rambo
Comparisons: vs. Rambo III
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Keywords: War, Vietnam War, Rescue
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Anabasis Investments, Tri-Star Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 163 $136,959 Oct 25, 1985 159
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 176 $172,900 Oct 18, 1985 152
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 188 $189,981 Oct 11, 1985 145
Fastest Movies to Earn $150 Million at the Domestic Box Office 283 $150,008,214 Oct 11, 1985 145
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 174 $302,212 Oct 4, 1985 138
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 183 $330,220 Sep 27, 1985 131
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 94 $841,114 Sep 20, 1985 124
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 109 $873,947 Sep 13, 1985 117
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 212 $517,806 Sep 6, 1985 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 106 $1,241,951 Aug 30, 1985 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 149 $1,104,317 Aug 23, 1985 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 191 $1,042,479 Aug 16, 1985 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 153 $1,505,762 Aug 9, 1985 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 117 $2,155,710 Aug 2, 1985 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 100 $2,883,075 Jul 26, 1985 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 121 $3,350,298 Jul 19, 1985 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 122 $4,337,520 Jul 12, 1985 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 89 $6,428,108 Jul 5, 1985 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 135 $6,957,496 Jun 28, 1985 40
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 441 $100,933,500 Jun 21, 1985 37
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 241 $7,281,106 Jun 21, 1985 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 305 $9,162,153 Jun 14, 1985 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 526 $10,228,608 Jun 7, 1985 19
Biggest June Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 434 $10,228,608 Jun 7, 1985 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 562 $14,810,543 May 31, 1985 12
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 587 $53,721,418 May 31, 1985 12
Biggest May Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 132 $25,520,843 May 24, 1985 5
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 560 $25,520,843 May 24, 1985 5
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 855 $25,520,843 May 24, 1985 5
Widest Opening Weekend 2,061 2,074 May 24, 1985 5

Cast

   John Rambo
Richard Crenna    Colonel Samuel Trautman
Charles Napier    Murdock
Steven Berkoff    Lt. Col. Podovsky
Julia Nickson-Soul    Co.
George Kee Cheung    Tay
Andy Wood    Banks
Martin Kove    Ericson
William Ghent    Vinh
Vojo Goric    Yushin
Dana Lee    Kinh
Baoan Coleman    Gunboat Captain
Steve Williams    Lifer
Don Collins    Prisoner of War
Christopher Grant    Prisoner of War
John Sterlini    Prisoner of War
Alain Hocquenghem    Prisoner of War
William Rothlein    Prisoner of War
Tony Munafo    Prison Guard
Tom Gehrke    Russian Pilot

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Buzz Feitshans
Based on Characters Created by    David Morrell
Story by    Kevin Jarre
Screenwriter    James Cameron
Screenwriter    Sylvester Stallone
Executive Producer    Mario Kassar
Executive Producer    Andrew Vajna
Composer    Jerry Goldsmith
Associate Producer    Mel Dellar
Assistant Director    Fred Rollin
Assistant Director    Mario Cisneros Rivera
Production Manager    Fred Rollin
Production Manager    Anuar Badin
Production Designer    Bill Kenney
Set Decorator    Sig Tinglof
Set Decorator    William Skinner
Set Decorator    Enrique Estevez
Director of Photography    Jack Cardiff
Costume Designer    Tom Bronson
Editor    Mark Goldblatt
Editor    Mark Helfrich
Editor    Gib Jaffe
Editor    Frank E Jimenez
Editor    Larry Bock
Sound Mixer    Rob Young
Re-recording Mixer    Donald O. Mitchell
Re-recording Mixer    Rick Kline
Re-recording Mixer    Kevin O'Connell
Supervising Sound Editor    Frederick J Brown
Sound Editor    Michele Sharp
Sound Editor    Denise Horta
Music Editor    Kenneth Hall
Make up    Leonard Engelman
Casting Director    Rhonda Young
Additional Casting-Casting Associate    Donna Rosenstein
Additional Casting    Jesus Guerrero
Stunt Coordinator    Richard Farnsworth
Stunt Coordinator-Helicopter Unit    Loren Janes

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/05/24 1 $25,520,843   2,074 $12,305   $32,548,262 5
1985/05/31 1 $14,810,543 -42% 2,074 $7,141   $53,721,418 12
1985/06/07 1 $10,228,608 -31% 2,074 $4,932   $70,406,949 19
1985/06/14 1 $9,162,153 -10% 2,074 $4,418   $84,953,870 26
1985/06/21 2 $7,281,106 -21% 2,074 $3,511   $96,899,362 33
1985/06/28 3 $6,957,496 -4% 1,956 $3,557   $107,890,996 40
1985/07/05 3 $6,428,108 -8% 1,820 $3,532   $118,333,488 47
1985/07/12 4 $4,337,520 -33% 1,674 $2,591   $125,301,195 54
1985/07/19 5 $3,350,298 -23% 1,385 $2,419   $130,453,947 61
1985/07/26 7 $2,883,075 -14% 1,259 $2,290   $134,910,164 68
1985/08/02 10 $2,155,710 -25% 1,024 $2,105   $138,276,829 75
1985/08/09 12 $1,505,762 -30% 853 $1,765   $140,724,170 82
1985/08/16 16 $1,042,479 -31% 597 $1,746   $142,416,504 89
1985/08/23 13 $1,104,317 +6% 647 $1,707   $144,094,973 96
1985/08/30 15 $1,241,951 +12% 672 $1,848   $145,810,737 103
1985/09/06 19 $517,806 -58% 446 $1,161   $146,529,544 110
1985/09/13 9 $873,947 +69% 780 $1,120   $147,603,096 117
1985/09/20 7 $841,114 -4% 820 $1,026   $148,712,210 124
1985/09/27 16 $330,220 -61% 441 $749   $149,335,506 131
1985/10/04 16 $302,212 -8% 356 $849   $149,789,392 138
1985/10/11 17 $189,981 -37% 303 $627   $150,008,214 145
1985/10/18 19 $172,900 -9% 257 $673   $150,221,114 152
1985/10/25 20 $136,959 -21% 213 $643   $150,415,432 159

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/07/03 2 $1,300,000   1,956 $665   $110,300,000 43
1985/07/04 2 $1,600,000 +23% 1,956 $818   $111,905,380 44

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/05/24 1 $31,883,456   2,074 $15,373   $38,910,875 9
1985/05/31 1 $21,267,466 -33% 2,074 $10,254   $60,178,341 16
1985/06/07 1 $15,613,376 -27% 2,074 $7,528   $75,791,717 23
1985/06/14 1 $13,826,539 -11% 2,074 $6,667   $89,618,256 30
1985/06/21 2 $11,315,244 -18% 2,074 $5,456   $100,933,500 37
1985/06/28 3 $10,971,880 -3% 1,956 $5,609   $111,905,380 44
1985/07/05 4 $9,058,295 -17% 1,820 $4,977   $120,963,675 51
1985/07/12 4 $6,139,974 -32% 1,674 $3,668   $127,103,649 58
1985/07/19 5 $4,923,440 -20% 1,385 $3,555   $132,027,089 65
1985/07/26 7 $4,094,030 -17% 1,259 $3,252   $136,121,119 72
1985/08/02 10 $3,097,289 -24% 1,024 $3,025   $139,218,408 79
1985/08/09 13 $2,155,617 -30% 853 $2,527   $141,374,025 86
1985/08/16 16 $1,616,631 -25% 597 $2,708   $142,990,656 93
1985/08/23 13 $1,578,130 -2% 647 $2,439   $144,568,786 100
1985/08/30 14 $1,442,952 -9% 672 $2,147   $146,011,738 107
1985/09/06 17 $717,411 -50% 446 $1,609   $146,729,149 114
1985/09/13 10 $1,141,947 +59% 780 $1,464   $147,871,096 121
1985/09/20 8 $1,134,190 -1% 820 $1,383   $149,005,286 128
1985/09/27 12 $481,894 -58% 441 $1,093   $149,487,180 135
1985/10/04 14 $331,053 -31% 356 $930   $149,818,233 142
1985/10/11 17 $229,981 -31% 303 $759   $150,048,214 149
1985/10/18 19 $230,259 n/c 257 $896   $150,278,473 156