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The Prisoner of Zenda (1979)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,000,000Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,401-5,500) 5,477 $7,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,101-7,200) 7,151 $7,000,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,190 $7,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,516 $7,000,000

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$12,500,000
Domestic Releases: May 25th, 1979 (Wide) by Universal
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Keywords: Same Actor, Multiple Roles
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 178 $8,667,361 May 25, 1979 3
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day) 91 $2,425,315 May 25, 1979 3
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 81 $8,667,361 May 25, 1979 3


Peter Sellers    Rudolf IV/Rudolf V/Syd Frewin
Stuart Wilson    Rupert of Hentzau
Elke Sommer    The Countess
Lionel Jeffries    General Sapt
Jeremy Kemp    Duke Michael
Ian Abercrombie    Johann

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1979/05/25 2 $2,425,315   417 $5,816   $2,425,315 1

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