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Children of a Lesser God (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $31,853,080Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,559 $31,853,080
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,506 $31,853,080

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 3rd, 1986 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
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Source:Based on Play
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 21 $906,244 Apr 3, 1987 185

Leading Cast

   James

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Marlee Matlin    Sarah Norman
Piper Laurie    Mrs. Norman
Philip Bosco    Dr. Curtis Franklin

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1986/10/03 5 $1,909,084   215 $8,879   $1,909,084 1
1986/10/10 8 $1,928,543 +1% 241 $8,002   $4,507,215 2
1986/10/17 6 $2,038,900 +6% 480 $4,248   $6,991,691 3
1986/10/24 8 $1,810,811 -11% 480 $3,773   $9,546,141 4
1986/10/31 7 $1,571,939 -13% 544 $2,890   $11,714,728 5
1986/11/07 9 $1,581,397 +1% 544 $2,907   $13,916,872 6
1986/11/14 7 $1,331,594 -16% 544 $2,448   $15,828,763 7
1986/11/21 10 $1,129,214 -15% 501 $2,254   $17,336,662 8
1986/11/28 11 $105,911 -91% 93 $1,139   $18,053,207 9
1986/12/05 12 $647,654 +512% 464 $1,396   $18,754,662 10
1986/12/12 14 $362,367 -44% 398 $910   $19,317,755 11
1986/12/19 13 $206,916 -43% 224 $924   $19,689,758 12
1986/12/26 11 $272,944 +32% 398 $686   $20,103,694 13
1987/01/02 11 $350,603 +28% 398 $881   $20,730,629 14
1987/04/03 14 $906,244   460 $1,970   $28,466,682 27

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1986/10/03 5 $2,578,672   215 $11,994   $2,578,672 1
1986/10/10 8 $2,374,119 -8% 241 $9,851   $4,952,791 2
1986/10/17 6 $2,782,539 +17% 480 $5,797   $7,735,330 3
1986/10/24 8 $2,407,459 -13% 480 $5,016   $10,142,789 4
1986/10/31 6 $2,192,686 -9% 544 $4,031   $12,335,475 5
1986/11/07 7 $2,161,694 -1% 544 $3,974   $14,497,169 6
1986/11/14 5 $1,710,279 -21% 544 $3,144   $16,207,448 7

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