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Dune (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $27,447,471Details
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  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,827 $27,447,471
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,823 $27,447,471

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$45,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 14th, 1984 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: March 1st, 1992 by Universal Home Entertainment
January 31st, 2006 by Universal Home Entertainment, released as Dune - Extended Edition
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 359 $6,040,817 Jan 4, 1985 24
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 179 $13,193,455 Dec 28, 1984 17

Uncategorized

Sting    Feyd-Rautha

Uncategorized

Sean Young    Chani
Alicia Witt    Alia
Jose Ferrer    Padishah Emperor Shaddam IV
Brad Dourif    Piter De Vries
David Lynch    Spice Worker
Francesca Annis    Lady Jessica
Dean Stockwell    Doctor Wellington Yueh
Richard Jordan    Duncan Idaho
Freddie Jones    Thufir Hawat
Kyle MacLachlan    Paul Atreides
Sian Phillips    Rev. Mother Gaius Helen Mohiam
Virginia Madsen    Princess Irulan
Kenneth McMillan    Baron Vladimir Harkonnen
Paul L. Smith    The Beast Rabban
Patrick Stewart    Gurney Halleck
Everett McGill    Stilgar
Linda Hunt    Shadout Mapes
Max von Sydow    Doctor Kynes
Jurgen Prochnow    Duke Leto Atreides

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Jane Jenkins    Casting Director

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/12/14 2 $6,025,091   915 $6,585   $6,025,091 1
1984/12/21 2 $4,769,713 -21% 944 $5,053   $13,062,174 2
1984/12/28 8 $4,942,030 +4% 975 $5,069   $20,675,141 3
1985/01/04 10 $2,390,736 -52% 967 $2,472   $23,867,837 4
1985/01/11 14 $1,477,945 -38% 717 $2,061   $26,090,556 5
1985/01/18 13 $852,765 -42% 645 $1,322   $27,447,471 6

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/12/14 2 $8,292,461   915 $9,063   $8,292,461 1
1984/12/21 2 $7,440,650 -10% 944 $7,882   $15,733,111 2
1984/12/28 8 $5,743,990 -23% 975 $5,891   $21,477,101 3
1985/01/04 10 $3,135,510 -45% 967 $3,243   $24,612,611 4
1985/01/11 13 $1,982,095 -37% 717 $2,764   $26,594,706 5

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