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The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $6,300,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,501-5,600) 5,562 $6,300,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,101-7,200) 7,154 $6,300,000

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 10th, 1984 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: January 1st, 2002 by MGM Video
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction

Cast

Christopher Lloyd    John Bigboote, Head of Operations at Yoyodyne Propulsion
Ellen Barkin    Penny Priddy
Clancy Brown    Rawhide, Biochemist/Cavalier Keyboardist
Dan Hedaya    John Gomez
Jeff Goldblum    Sidney Zwibel, M.D. AKA New Jersey
John Lithgow    Doctor Emilio Lizardo
Peter Weller    Buckaroo Banzai
Carl Lumbly    John Parker
John Ashton    Highway Patrolman
Jonathan Banks    Jack the Orderly
Ronald Lacey    President Widmark
Vincent Schiavelli    John O'Connor

Production and Technical Credits

Music Editor    Kenneth Karman
Supervising Sound Editor    Gordon Ecker

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/08/10 17 $620,279   236 $2,628   $620,279 1
1984/08/17 19 $414,962 -33% 183 $2,268   $1,389,688 2
1984/08/24 20 $202,149 -51% 80 $2,527   $1,833,714 3
1984/08/31 21 $194,999 -4% 53 $3,679   $2,140,397 4
1984/09/07 20 $110,963 -43% 50 $2,219   $2,306,913 5
1984/09/14 24 $126,558 +14% 60 $2,109   $2,478,962 6
1984/09/21 26 $72,720 -43% 40 $1,818   $2,596,812 7
1984/09/28 24 $210,686 +190% 58 $3,633   $2,834,624 8
1984/10/05 19 $392,334 +86% 90 $4,359   $3,290,577 9
1984/10/12 22 $293,593 -25% 88 $3,336   $3,665,306 10
1984/10/19 22 $250,947 -15% 99 $2,535   $3,998,688 11
1984/10/26 25 $134,784 -46% 61 $2,210   $4,192,357 12
1984/11/02 25 $167,913 +25% 76 $2,209   $4,403,966 13
1984/11/09 26 $210,415 +25% 94 $2,238   $4,668,175 14
1984/11/16 24 $230,832 +10% 105 $2,198   $4,967,200 15
1984/11/23 18 $407,126 +76% 185 $2,201   $5,523,460 16
1984/11/30 18 $309,715 -24% 194 $1,596   $5,925,712 17
1984/12/07 21 $130,609 -58% 167 $782   $6,126,006 18
1984/12/14 27 $55,738 -57% 106 $526   $6,227,998 19

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/08/10 15 $974,726   236 $4,130   $974,726 1
1984/08/17 18 $656,839 -33% 183 $3,589   $1,631,565 2
1984/08/24 18 $313,833 -52% 80 $3,923   $1,945,398 3
1984/08/31 17 $250,552 -20% 53 $4,727   $2,195,950 4
1984/09/07 20 $156,454 -38% 50 $3,129   $2,352,404 5
1984/09/14 19 $171,688 +10% 60 $2,861   $2,524,092 6
1984/09/21 24 $99,846 -42% 40 $2,496   $2,623,938 7
1984/09/28 21 $274,305 +175% 58 $4,729   $2,898,243 8
1984/10/05 20 $473,470 +73% 90 $5,261   $3,371,713 9
1984/10/12 21 $376,028 -21% 88 $4,273   $3,747,741 10
1984/10/19 19 $309,832 -18% 99 $3,130   $4,057,573 11
1984/10/26 24 $178,480 -42% 61 $2,926   $4,236,053 12
1984/11/02 24 $221,707 +24% 76 $2,917   $4,457,760 13
1984/11/09 26 $278,608 +26% 94 $2,964   $4,736,368 14
1984/11/16 20 $379,966 +36% 105 $3,619   $5,116,334 15
1984/11/23 17 $499,663 +32% 185 $2,701   $5,615,997 16
1984/11/30 17 $379,400 -24% 194 $1,956   $5,995,397 17
1984/12/07 19 $176,863 -53% 167 $1,059   $6,172,260 18

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