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Runaway Train (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,936,012Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
87% - Fresh
Audience
77% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 6th, 1985 (Wide) by Cannon
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Keywords: Trains, Runaway Train, Prison Break, Fugitive / On the Run
Source:Original Screenplay
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 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 997 $319,962 Feb 7, 1986 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 787 $639,925 Jan 31, 1986 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 504 $1,735,373 Jan 24, 1986 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 486 $2,601,480 Jan 17, 1986 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,052 $602,505 Jan 10, 1986 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,990 $45,628 Jan 3, 1986 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,500 $45,628 Dec 27, 1985 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,531 $27,669 Dec 20, 1985 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,936 $31,071 Dec 13, 1985 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,151 $41,854 Dec 6, 1985 3

Cast

Danny Trejo    Boxer
Jon Voight    Oscar "Manny" Manheim
Eric Roberts    Buck
Kenneth McMillan    Eddie MacDonald
John P. Ryan    Ranken
T.K. Carter    Dave Prince
Rebecca De Mornay    Sara
Tommy "Tiny" Lister    Jackson - Black Guard

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/12/06 24 $41,854   2 $20,927   $41,854 3
1985/12/13 21 $31,071 -26% 2 $15,536   $93,112 10
1985/12/20 24 $27,669 -11% 4 $6,917   $134,614 17
1985/12/27 28 $45,628 +65% 4 $11,407   $208,649 24
1986/01/03 26 $45,628 n/c 4 $11,407   $282,311 31
1986/01/10 16 $602,505 +1,220% 148 $4,071   $910,550 38
1986/01/17 7 $2,601,480 +332% 965 $2,696   $3,689,339 45
1986/01/24 7 $1,735,373 -33% 950 $1,827   $6,098,311 52
1986/01/31 16 $639,925 -63% 415 $1,542   $7,223,793 59
1986/02/07 18 $319,962 -50% 300 $1,067   $7,683,620 66

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/12/06 18 $62,041   2 $31,021   $62,041 7
1985/12/13 19 $44,904 -28% 2 $22,452   $106,945 14
1985/12/20 24 $56,076 +25% 4 $14,019   $163,021 21
1985/12/27 26 $73,662 +31% 4 $18,416   $236,683 28
1986/01/03 25 $71,362 -3% 4 $17,841   $308,045 35
1986/01/10 16 $779,814 +993% 148 $5,269   $1,087,859 42
1986/01/17 8 $3,275,079 +320% 965 $3,394   $4,362,938 49
1986/01/24 7 $2,220,930 -32% 950 $2,338   $6,583,868 56
1986/01/31 14 $779,790 -65% 415 $1,879   $7,363,658 63