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Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $11,227,824Details
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$17,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 24th, 1987 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: PG
Franchise: Superman
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Keywords: D.C. Comics, Visual Effects
Source:Based on Comic/Graphic Novel
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Super Hero
Production Countries: United Kingdom


Christopher Reeve    Superman
Mariel Hemingway    Lacy Warfield
Margot Kidder    Lois Lane
Jim Broadbent    Jean Pierre Dubois
Jon Cryer    Lenny
Sam Wanamaker    David Warfield
Marc McClure    Jimmy Olsen
Gene Hackman    Lex Luthor
Jackie Cooper    Perry White

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1987/07/24 4 $5,683,122   1,511 $3,761   $5,683,122 1
1987/07/31 7 $2,891,836 -49% 1,511 $1,914   $11,227,824 2

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1987/07/24 5 $8,335,988   1,511 $5,517   $8,335,988 1