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Rambo III (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $53,715,611Details
International Box Office $135,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $188,715,611
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
36% - Rotten
Audience
45% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$58,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 25th, 1988 (Wide) by Sony/TriStar
Video Release: October 21st, 1998 by Live / Artisan
MPAA Rating: R
Franchise: Rambo
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Keywords: War
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,672 $2,745,356 Jun 17, 1988 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,701 $4,275,269 Jun 10, 1988 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,436 $7,694,474 Jun 3, 1988 12
Biggest May Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 200 $16,745,418 May 27, 1988 5
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,051 $16,745,418 May 27, 1988 5
Widest Opening Weekend 1,459 2,562 May 27, 1988 5

Cast

   John J. Rambo
Kurtwood Smith    Robert Griggs, Embassy Field Officer
Richard Crenna    Colonel Samuel Trautman

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Jerry Goldsmith
Sound Editor    Victoria Sampson

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/05/27 2 $16,745,418   2,562 $6,536   $21,207,353 5
1988/06/03 3 $7,694,474 -54% 2,478 $3,105   $32,328,865 12
1988/06/10 6 $4,275,269 -44% 2,382 $1,795   $39,491,869 19
1988/06/17 9 $2,745,356 -36% 1,921 $1,429   $44,043,695 26

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/05/27 2 $20,172,456   2,562 $7,874   $24,634,391 9
1988/06/03 3 $10,582,209 -48% 2,478 $4,270   $35,216,600 16
1988/06/10 5 $6,081,739 -43% 2,382 $2,553   $41,298,339 23