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The Pit (1981)

The Pit
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $560Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 15,801-15,900) 15,823 $560
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 22,201-22,300) 22,207 $560
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 4,801-4,900) 4,882 $560
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 5,201-5,300) 5,225 $560

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 23rd, 1981 (Limited) by New World
September 30th, 2016 (Limited) by Kino Lorber (The Pit (2016 Restoration))
Video Release: October 18th, 2016 by Kino Lorber
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 96 minutes
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Keywords: Mutants, Bullies, Babysitters, Surprise Twist, Monster, Supernatural, Coming of Age, Mental Illness, Living Toys
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: Canada

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