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Towering Inferno (1974)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $116,000,000Details
International Box Office $23,700,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $139,700,000
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 539 $116,000,000
All Time International Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,437 $23,700,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,093 $139,700,000

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$14,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 17th, 1974 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: April 15th, 2003 by Fox Home Entertainment, released as The Towering Inferno
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 165 minutes
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Keywords: Disaster, Visual Effects
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States


   Doug Roberts
Faye Dunaway    Susan Franklin
William Holden    James Duncan
Robert Wagner    Dan Bigelow
Fred Astaire    Harlee Claiborne
   Chief O'Hallorhan
Robert Vaughn    Sen. Gary Parker
O.J. Simpson    Jernigan
Dabney Coleman    Deputy Chief #1
Richard Chamberlain    Roger Simmons

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    John Williams

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1974/12/20 1 $2,323,621   295 $7,877   $2,323,621 1

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