The Perfect Weapon

Jeff, a young delinquent, is enrolled by his father in a kenpo school, in the hopes of teaching the boy some self-discipline. Years later, Jeff's mentor, Kim, is being threatened by one of the Korean mafia families. Jeff tries to help his old friend, but is too late to prevent Kim's death at the hands of an unknown hitman. Vowing revenge, Jeff takes on all of the families, using his martial arts skills to find the man who killed his friend.


Domestic (100%)
Summary Details
DistributorParamount Pictures
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1,229 theaters
Release DateMar 15, 1991
Running Time1 hr 23 min
GenresAction Crime Drama
In Release292 days/41 weeks
Widest Release1,229 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Mar 15-177$3,934,572-1,229-$3,201$3,934,5721
Mar 22-2412$2,235,959-43.2%1,229-$1,819$7,337,2912
Mar 29-3113$1,390,545-37.8%1,082-147$1,285$9,686,7653
Apr 5-76$3,736,922+168.7%---$14,061,3614