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Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1982)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $24,600,832Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,050 $24,600,832
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,064 $24,600,832
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 467 $24,600,832
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 501-600) 507 $24,600,832

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$2,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 21st, 1982 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: March 26th, 1997 by Warner Home Video
Franchise: Mad Max
Comparisons: vs. Mad Max: Fury Road
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Keywords: Post Apocalypse
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: Australia

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 89 $1,562,747 Aug 27, 1982 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 52 $2,589,209 Aug 20, 1982 94
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 197 $7,295,167 May 28, 1982 10

Leading Cast

   Max

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1982/05/21 4 $2,527,864   704 $3,591   $2,527,864 1
1982/05/28 6 $2,391,058 -5% 708 $3,377   $5,910,160 2
1982/06/04 9 $1,017,967 -57% 478 $2,130   $7,499,801 3
1982/06/11 12 $703,089 -31% 357 $1,969   $8,618,887 4
1982/06/18 15 $477,842 -32% 276 $1,731   $9,480,853 5
1982/06/25 18 $299,511 -37% 246 $1,218   $10,043,673 6
1982/07/02 18 $309,079 +3% 237 $1,304   $10,533,103 7
1982/07/09 17 $182,595 -41% 167 $1,093   $10,829,042 8
1982/07/16 21 $105,011 -42% 118 $890   $11,024,479 9
1982/07/23 25 $165,980 +58% 189 $878   $11,236,735 10
1982/07/30 20 $675,262 +307% 467 $1,446   $24,600,832 11
1982/08/06 23 $442,452 -34% 248 $1,784   $12,566,262 12
1982/08/13 23 $472,406 +7% 153 $3,088   $13,318,807 13
1982/08/20 6 $2,589,209 +448% 674 $3,842   $16,187,629 14
1982/08/27 8 $1,562,747 -40% 552 $2,831   $19,134,368 15
1982/09/03 18 $1,131,891 -28% 430 $2,632   $21,052,119 16
1982/09/10 17 $536,383 -53% 356 $1,507   $21,840,875 17
1982/09/17 24 $293,374 -45% 229 $1,281   $22,370,061 18
1982/10/01 22 $334,037   323 $1,034   $23,226,636 20
1982/10/15 14 $308,889   288 $1,073   $23,667,907 22

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1982/05/21 4 $3,519,102   704 $4,999   $3,519,102 1
1982/05/28 6 $2,962,732 -16% 708 $4,185   $6,481,834 2
1982/06/04 9 $1,433,964 -52% 478 $3,000   $7,915,798 3
1982/06/11 11 $1,087,213 -24% 357 $3,045   $9,003,011 4
1982/06/18 14 $741,151 -32% 276 $2,685   $9,744,162 5
1982/06/25 15 $479,862 -35% 246 $1,951   $10,224,024 6
1982/07/02 16 $422,423 -12% 237 $1,782   $10,646,447 7
1982/07/09 16 $273,021 -35% 167 $1,635   $10,919,468 8
1982/07/16 19 $151,287 -45% 118 $1,282   $11,070,755 9
1982/07/23 3 $12,854,815 +8,397% 189 $68,015   $23,925,570 10
1982/08/06 22 $722,591   248 $2,914   $12,846,401 12
1982/08/13 23 $752,019 +4% 153 $4,915   $13,598,420 13
1982/08/20 7 $3,973,201 +428% 674 $5,895   $17,571,621 14
1982/08/27 8 $2,348,607 -41% 552 $4,255   $19,920,228 15
1982/09/03 14 $1,384,264 -41% 430 $3,219   $21,304,492 16
1982/09/10 14 $772,195 -44% 356 $2,169   $22,076,687 17

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