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Protocol (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $26,300,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,920 $26,300,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,945 $26,300,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 601-700) 611 $26,300,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 765 $26,300,000

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 21st, 1984 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
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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
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 298 $8,157,099 Jan 4, 1985 17
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day) 221 $6,320,007 Dec 28, 1984 10
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 130 $17,229,539 Dec 28, 1984 10

Leading Cast

   Sunny Davies

Supporting Cast

John Ratzenberger    Security Guard on TV

Uncategorized

Cliff De Young    Hilley
Richard Hamilton    Mr. Davis
Chris Sarandon    Michael Ransome
Ed Begley, Jr.    Hassler
Amanda Bearse    Soap Opera Actor
Kenneth McMillan    Senator Norris
Kenneth Mars    Lou

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Nancy Meyers    Based on a Story by
Basil Poledouris    Composer
Gordon Ecker Jr.*    Supervising Sound Editor

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/12/21 7 $3,427,840   893 $3,839   $3,427,840 1
1984/12/28 4 $6,320,007 +84% 901 $7,014   $11,524,341 2
1985/01/04 3 $3,161,321 -50% 904 $3,497   $15,576,831 3
1985/01/11 5 $2,239,330 -29% 900 $2,488   $18,576,549 4
1985/01/18 7 $1,404,100 -37% 842 $1,668   $20,567,224 5
1985/01/25 6 $1,368,125 -3% 789 $1,734   $22,428,578 6
1985/02/01 11 $967,101 -29% 673 $1,437   $23,724,319 7
1985/02/08 17 $519,582 -46% 474 $1,096   $24,493,078 8
1985/02/15 20 $388,925 -25% 374 $1,040   $25,028,295 9
1985/02/22 19 $367,160 -6% 436 $842   $25,487,675 10
1985/03/01 23 $264,439 -28% 365 $724   $25,858,391 11
1985/03/08 21 $246,082 -7% 303 $812   $26,186,631 12

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/12/21 6 $5,204,334   893 $5,828   $5,204,334 1
1984/12/28 4 $7,211,176 +39% 901 $8,004   $12,415,510 2
1985/01/04 3 $3,921,709 -46% 904 $4,338   $16,337,219 3
1985/01/11 5 $2,825,905 -28% 900 $3,140   $19,163,124 4
1985/01/18 7 $1,897,329 -33% 842 $2,253   $21,060,453 5
1985/01/25 7 $1,696,765 -11% 789 $2,151   $22,757,218 6
1985/02/01 11 $1,216,278 -28% 673 $1,807   $23,973,496 7
1985/02/08 17 $665,874 -45% 474 $1,405   $24,639,370 8
1985/02/15 20 $481,145 -28% 374 $1,286   $25,120,515 9
1985/02/22 18 $473,437 -2% 436 $1,086   $25,593,952 10
1985/03/01 21 $346,597 -27% 365 $950   $25,940,549 11

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