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Tarzan, The Ape Man (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $36,565,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 2,163 $36,565,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 3,002 $36,565,000

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 24th, 1981 (Wide) by MGM
Comparisons: vs. Tarzan
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,629 $550,000 Sep 4, 1981 45
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,865 $1,414,686 Aug 21, 1981 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,125 $2,058,645 Aug 14, 1981 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,115 $3,372,735 Aug 7, 1981 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,407 $4,386,721 Jul 31, 1981 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,475 $6,700,809 Jul 24, 1981 3

Cast

Richard Harris    Parker
Bo Derek    Jane
Miles O'Keefe    Tarzan

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/07/24 1 $6,700,809   930 $7,205   $6,700,809 3
1981/07/31 3 $4,386,721 -35% 1,050 $4,178   $14,585,076 10
1981/08/07 3 $3,372,735 -23% 1,113 $3,030   $20,428,716 17
1981/08/14 8 $2,058,645 -39% 825 $2,495   $24,274,951 24
1981/08/21 10 $1,414,686 -31% 690 $2,050   $26,785,103 31
1981/09/04 14 $550,000   464 $1,185   $30,920,417 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/07/24 1 $10,198,355   930 $10,966   $10,198,355 7
1981/07/31 3 $6,857,626 -33% 1,050 $6,531   $17,055,981 14
1981/08/07 4 $5,160,325 -25% 1,113 $4,636   $22,216,306 21
1981/08/14 7 $3,154,111 -39% 825 $3,823   $25,370,417 28