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Conan the Barbarian (1982)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $38,264,085Details
International Box Office $40,850,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $79,114,085
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,104 $38,264,085
All Time International Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,780 $40,850,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,797 $79,114,085

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 14th, 1982 (Wide) by Universal
Running Time: 129 minutes
Franchise: Conan
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Keywords: Sword & Sorcerer
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 171 $5,234,523 May 28, 1982 17
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 116 $15,970,637 May 28, 1982 17

Leading Cast

   Conan the Barbarian

Supporting Cast

James Earl Jones    Thulsa Doom

Uncategorized

Donald Gibb    Osric's Guard
Bill Williams    Conan's Father
Gerry Lopez    Subotai
John Milius    Foodseller in the old city
Sven-Ole Thorsen    Thorgrim
Sandahl Bergman    Valeria
Mako    The Wizard
Max von Sydow    King Osric

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Basil Poledouris    Composer

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for August 2nd, 2011

August 2nd, 2011

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1982/05/14 1 $9,479,373   1,358 $6,980   $9,479,373 1
1982/05/21 1 $6,224,251 -34% 1,497 $4,158   $19,680,903 2
1982/05/28 3 $5,234,523 -16% 1,361 $3,846   $28,205,895 3
1982/06/04 7 $1,905,952 -64% 770 $2,475   $32,304,125 4
1982/06/11 9 $949,861 -50% 456 $2,083   $35,136,281 5
1982/06/18 11 $650,575 -32% 362 $1,797   $36,888,292 6
1982/06/25 20 $161,573 -75% 105 $1,539   $37,729,013 7
1982/07/02 17 $373,499 +131% 203 $1,840   $38,264,085 8

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1982/05/14 1 $13,456,652   1,358 $9,909   $13,456,652 1
1982/05/21 1 $9,514,720 -29% 1,497 $6,356   $22,971,372 2
1982/05/28 2 $7,426,801 -22% 1,361 $5,457   $30,398,173 3
1982/06/04 5 $3,788,247 -49% 770 $4,920   $34,186,420 4
1982/06/11 8 $2,051,297 -46% 456 $4,498   $36,237,717 5
1982/06/18 11 $1,329,723 -35% 362 $3,673   $37,567,440 6
1982/06/25 18 $323,146 -76% 105 $3,078   $37,890,586 7

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