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Police Academy (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $81,198,894Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$4,500,000
Domestic Releases: March 23rd, 1984 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R
Franchise: Police Academy
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Keywords: Police life, Intertitle
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 197 $7,506,958 May 25, 1984 66
Fastest to $50m 1,312 $53,531,977 Apr 27, 1984 38
Easter (All Movies, 3-Day) 138 $6,101,974 Apr 20, 1984 31
Easter (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 70 $16,290,091 Apr 20, 1984 31

Leading Cast

   Carey Mahoney

Uncategorized

Donovan Scott    Cadet Leslie Barbara
George Gaynes    Cmndt. Eric Lassard
Andrew Rubin    Cadet George Martín
Leslie Easterbrook    Sgt. Debbie Callahan
Bruce Mahler    Cadet Douglas Fackler
David Graf    Cadet Eugene Tackleberry
Marion Ramsey    Cadet Laverne Hooks
Kim Cattrall    Cadet Karen Thompson
Michael Winslow    Cadet Larvell Jones
Bubba Smith    Cadet Moses Hightower
Hugh Wilson    Angry driver
G.W. Bailey    Lt. Thaddeus Harris

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/03/23 1 $8,570,007   1,063 $8,062   $8,570,007 1
1984/03/30 1 $8,061,398 -6% 1,063 $7,584   $19,925,138 2
1984/04/06 1 $7,403,955 -8% 1,358 $5,452   $30,011,891 3
1984/04/13 2 $5,705,834 -23% 1,370 $4,165   $37,798,967 4
1984/04/20 1 $6,101,974 +7% 1,587 $3,845   $46,450,269 5
1984/04/27 1 $4,733,389 -22% 1,587 $2,983   $53,531,977 6
1984/05/04 4 $3,543,670 -25% 1,452 $2,441   $58,554,912 7
1984/05/11 6 $2,546,224 -28% 1,318 $1,932   $62,138,642 8
1984/05/18 5 $2,808,194 +10% 1,412 $1,989   $65,933,965 9
1984/05/25 6 $2,811,971 n/c 1,203 $2,337   $69,553,781 10
1984/06/01 8 $1,723,418 -39% 1,068 $1,614   $71,877,171 11
1984/06/08 10 $1,088,344 -37% 811 $1,342   $73,660,152 12
1984/06/15 8 $1,415,821 +30% 950 $1,490   $75,544,030 13
1984/06/22 12 $1,030,241 -27% 750 $1,374   $77,251,799 14
1984/06/29 14 $791,924 -23% 611 $1,296   $78,535,168 15
1984/07/06 14 $707,370 -11% 605 $1,169   $79,657,766 16
1984/07/13 16 $511,512 -28% 405 $1,263   $80,511,527 17
1984/07/20 19 $398,124 -22% 340 $1,171   $81,198,894 18

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/03/23 1 $11,863,740   1,063 $11,161   $11,863,740 1
1984/03/30 1 $10,744,196 -9% 1,063 $10,107   $22,607,936 2
1984/04/06 1 $9,485,197 -12% 1,358 $6,985   $32,093,133 3
1984/04/13 2 $8,255,162 -13% 1,370 $6,026   $40,348,295 4
1984/04/20 1 $8,450,293 +2% 1,587 $5,325   $48,798,588 5
1984/04/27 1 $6,212,654 -26% 1,587 $3,915   $55,011,242 6
1984/05/04 4 $4,581,176 -26% 1,452 $3,155   $59,592,418 7
1984/05/11 6 $3,533,353 -23% 1,318 $2,681   $63,125,771 8
1984/05/18 5 $3,616,039 +2% 1,412 $2,561   $66,741,810 9
1984/05/25 5 $3,411,943 -6% 1,203 $2,836   $70,153,753 10
1984/06/01 8 $2,418,055 -29% 1,068 $2,264   $72,571,808 11
1984/06/08 10 $1,556,401 -36% 811 $1,919   $74,128,209 12
1984/06/15 8 $2,093,349 +34% 950 $2,204   $76,221,558 13
1984/06/22 12 $1,521,686 -27% 750 $2,029   $77,743,244 14
1984/06/29 14 $1,207,152 -21% 611 $1,976   $78,950,396 15
1984/07/06 14 $1,049,619 -13% 605 $1,735   $80,000,015 16
1984/07/13 14 $800,755 -24% 405 $1,977   $80,800,770 17

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