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Sharky's Machine (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $32,984,898Details
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  5. Video Sales
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,411 $32,984,898
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,292 $32,984,898
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 301-400) 389 $32,984,898
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 436 $32,984,898

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 18th, 1981 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: April 7th, 2015 by Warner Home Video
Comparisons: vs. Escape from New York
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 245 $5,218,574 Jan 1, 1982 17
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 134 $15,353,968 Jan 1, 1982 17

Cast

Burt Reynolds    Sharky
Charles Durning    Friscoe
Bill Nunn    Kitten's Bouncer
Henry Silva    Billy Score
Richard Libertini    Nosh
Rachel Ward    Dominoe
Val Avery    Man with Siakwan

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1981/12/18 2 $3,022,041   1,388 $2,177   $3,022,041 1
1982/01/01 2 $5,218,574   1,442 $3,619   $18,938,352 3
1982/01/08 2 $2,850,839 -45% 1,379 $2,067   $23,349,293 4
1982/01/15 3 $2,261,513 -21% 1,109 $2,039   $26,501,387 5
1982/01/22 8 $1,327,346 -41% 801 $1,657   $28,568,586 6
1982/01/29 10 $1,132,426 -15% 688 $1,646   $26,950,104 7
1982/02/05 9 $897,448 -21% 659 $1,362   $31,433,448 8
1982/02/12 14 $666,949 -26% 502 $1,329   $32,374,117 9
1982/02/19 15 $455,812 -32% 451 $1,011   $32,984,898 10

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1982/01/01 2 $6,778,676   1,442 $4,701   $20,498,454 3
1982/01/08 2 $3,741,420 -45% 1,379 $2,713   $24,239,874 4
1982/01/15 3 $3,001,366 -20% 1,109 $2,706   $27,241,240 5
1982/01/29 2 $4,718,322   688 $6,858   $30,536,000 7
1982/02/05 7 $1,171,168 -75% 659 $1,777   $31,707,168 8
1982/02/12 14 $821,918 -30% 502 $1,637   $32,529,086 9