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The Principal (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $19,214,194Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,550 $19,214,194
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,601-4,700) 4,685 $19,214,194
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,153 $19,214,194
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,453 $19,214,194

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 18th, 1987 (Wide) by Sony/TriStar
MPAA Rating: R
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Uncategorized

Louis Gossett Jr.    Jake Phillips
Rae Dawn Chong    Hilary Orozco
Esai Morales    Raymi Rojas
James Belushi    Rick Latimer

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

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1987/09/18 2 $4,697,710   1,196 $3,928   $4,697,710 1
1987/09/25 2 $3,546,772 -24% 1,196 $2,966   $9,405,482 2
1987/10/02 3 $2,411,805 -32% 1,157 $2,085   $12,745,287 3
1987/10/09 7 $1,851,200 -23% 1,157 $1,600   $15,238,487 4
1987/10/16 7 $1,268,300 -31% 1,153 $1,100   $16,829,787 5
1987/11/06 20 $317,513   490 $648   $19,214,194 8

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1987/09/18 2 $5,858,710   1,196 $4,899   $5,858,710 1
1987/09/25 2 $4,474,772 -24% 1,196 $3,741   $10,333,482 2
1987/10/02 3 $3,053,805 -32% 1,157 $2,639   $13,387,287 3
1987/10/09 7 $2,174,200 -29% 1,157 $1,879   $15,561,487 4

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