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Time Bandits (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $37,400,000Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,145 $37,400,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,026 $37,400,000

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$12,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 6th, 1981 (Wide) by Avco Embassy
Video Release: December 9th, 2014 by Criterion
Comparisons: vs. The Princess Bride
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Keywords: Time Travel
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 316 $7,012,952 Jan 1, 1982 59
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 131 $15,557,554 Nov 27, 1981 24
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 181 $15,557,554 Nov 27, 1981 24
Veterans Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 133 $5,500,000 Nov 13, 1981 10
Veterans Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 66 $17,113,309 Nov 13, 1981 10

Cast

Sean Connery    King Agamemnon
Kenny Baker    Fidgit
John Cleese    Robin Hood
Ian Holm    Napoleon
David Warner    Evil Genius
Katherine Helmond    Mrs. Ogre
Michael Palin    Vincent
Shelley Duvall    Pansy
Ralph Richardson    Supreme Being
Peter Vaughan    Winston the Ogre
Jim Broadbent    Compere
Frances de la Tour    Salvation Army Major
Warwick Davis    Extra

Production and Technical Credits

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1981/11/06 1 $6,507,356   821 $7,926   $6,507,356 1
1981/11/13 1 $5,500,000 -15% 832 $6,611   $12,939,284 2
1981/11/20 1 $3,700,000 -33% 981 $3,772   $16,800,000 3
1981/11/27 1 $5,000,000 +35% 1,046 $4,780   $23,464,578 4
1981/12/04 3 $2,155,000 -57% 1,000 $2,155   $25,750,000 5
1982/01/01 10 $2,383,593   890 $2,678   $33,596,404 9
1982/01/08 11 $1,164,201 -51% 696 $1,673   $35,018,619 10
1982/01/15 11 $627,136 -46% 640 $980   $37,400,000 11

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1981/11/06 1 $7,439,284   821 $9,061   $7,439,284 1
1981/11/13 1 $5,660,716 -24% 832 $6,804   $13,100,000 2
1981/11/20 1 $5,364,578 -5% 981 $5,468   $18,464,578 3
1981/11/27 1 $5,130,422 -4% 1,046 $4,905   $23,595,000 4
1982/01/01 12 $2,641,607   890 $2,968   $33,854,418 9
1982/01/08 11 $1,474,307 -44% 696 $2,118   $10,770,530 10