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Breakin' (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $36,100,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,270 $36,100,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,206 $36,100,000

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 4th, 1984 (Wide) by Cannon
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 90 minutes
Franchise: Breakin'
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Keywords: Dancing
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Musical
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 159 $11,021,428 May 25, 1984 24

Leading Cast

   James

Supporting Cast

Ice-T    Rap Talker

Cameos

Jean-Claude Van Damme    Passerby in first dance sequence
Michel Qissi    Passerby in first dance sequence

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/05/04 1 $6,047,686   1,069 $5,657   $6,047,686 1
1984/05/11 2 $4,911,541 -19% 1,121 $4,381   $12,584,873 2
1984/05/18 2 $4,036,396 -18% 1,116 $3,617   $17,987,586 3
1984/05/25 3 $4,128,428 +2% 1,117 $3,696   $23,112,266 4
1984/06/01 4 $2,541,180 -38% 1,068 $2,379   $26,439,538 5
1984/06/08 8 $1,248,844 -51% 874 $1,429   $28,727,214 6
1984/06/15 9 $1,106,545 -11% 853 $1,297   $30,388,380 7
1984/06/22 13 $966,189 -13% 634 $1,524   $31,978,735 8
1984/06/29 16 $676,029 -30% 463 $1,460   $33,090,426 9
1984/07/06 15 $648,438 -4% 515 $1,259   $34,235,983 10
1984/07/13 17 $434,572 -33% 384 $1,132   $35,052,941 11
1984/07/20 20 $324,540 -25% 385 $843   $35,644,159 12
1984/07/27 23 $162,774 -50% 225 $723   $35,995,234 13

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/05/04 1 $7,673,332   1,069 $7,178   $7,673,332 1
1984/05/11 2 $6,277,858 -18% 1,121 $5,600   $13,951,190 2
1984/05/18 2 $5,032,648 -20% 1,116 $4,510   $18,983,838 3
1984/05/25 3 $4,914,520 -2% 1,117 $4,400   $23,898,358 4
1984/06/01 4 $3,580,012 -27% 1,068 $3,352   $27,478,370 5
1984/06/08 8 $1,803,465 -50% 874 $2,063   $29,281,835 6
1984/06/15 9 $1,730,711 -4% 853 $2,029   $31,012,546 7
1984/06/22 13 $1,401,851 -19% 634 $2,211   $32,414,397 8
1984/06/29 15 $1,173,148 -16% 463 $2,534   $33,587,545 9
1984/07/06 15 $1,030,824 -12% 515 $2,002   $34,618,369 10
1984/07/13 15 $701,250 -32% 384 $1,826   $35,319,619 11
1984/07/20 18 $512,841 -27% 385 $1,332   $35,832,460 12

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