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Down by Law (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,436,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,501-7,600) 7,545 $1,436,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,201-10,300) 10,238 $1,436,000

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$1,100,000
Domestic Releases: September 26th, 1986 (Limited) by Island/Alive
Video Release: July 17th, 2012 by Criterion
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Ellen Barkin    Laurette
Tom Waits    Zack

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DVD and Blu-ray Releases for July 17th, 2012

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1986/09/26 14 $49,840   6 $8,307   $49,840 1
1986/10/03 13 $104,790 +110% 21 $4,990   $223,517 2
1986/10/10 13 $93,323 -11% 27 $3,456   $386,700 3
1986/10/17 13 $77,564 -17% 30 $2,585   $475,000 4
1986/10/24 12 $96,320 +24% 32 $3,010   $697,175 5
1986/10/31 13 $83,483 -13% 31 $2,693   $854,871 6
1986/11/07 13 $48,506 -42% 24 $2,021   $969,032 7
1986/11/14 12 $54,648 +13% 24 $2,277   $1,056,017 8
1986/11/21 12 $54,420 n/c 24 $2,268   $1,146,869 9
1986/11/28 12 $57,024 +5% 24 $2,376   $1,240,173 10
1986/12/05 13 $46,210 -19% 20 $2,311   $1,324,399 11
1986/12/12 15 $24,528 -47% 12 $2,044   $1,379,734 12
1986/12/19 14 $23,749 -3% 11 $2,159   $1,419,835 13

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Weekly Box Office Performance

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records



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