The Hunt for Red October

In November 1984, the Soviet Union's best submarine Captain in their newest sub violates orders and heads for the U.S. Is he trying to defect or to start a war?

Grosses

Domestic (100%)
$122,012,643
Summary Details
DistributorParamount Pictures
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Opening$17,161,835
1,225 theaters
Budget$30,000,000
Release DateMar 2, 1990
Running Time2 hr 15 min
GenresAction Adventure Thriller
In Release305 days/43 weeks
Widest Release1,817 theaters
DateRankWeekly %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeek
Mar 2-81$23,597,892-1,225-$19,263$23,597,8921
Mar 9-151$19,251,188-18.4%1,665+440$11,562$42,849,0802
Mar 16-221$15,327,099-20.4%1,817+152$8,435$58,176,1793
Mar 23-292$11,877,040-22.5%1,817-$6,536$70,053,2194
Mar 30-Apr 53$8,471,462-28.7%1,817-$4,662$78,524,6815
Apr 6-125$7,048,791-16.8%1,765-52$3,993$85,573,4726
Apr 13-194$5,949,199-15.6%1,702-63$3,495$91,522,6717
Apr 20-263$4,591,022-22.8%1,682-20$2,729$96,113,6938
Apr 27-May 35$4,025,678-12.3%1,479-203$2,721$100,139,3719
May 4-106$3,139,852-22%1,377-102$2,280$103,279,22310
May 11-174$2,998,879-4.5%1,323-54$2,266$106,278,10211
May 18-246$2,398,483-20%1,241-82$1,932$108,676,58512
May 25-317$2,532,715+5.6%1,061-180$2,387$111,209,30013
Jun 1-78$1,473,335-41.8%933-128$1,579$112,682,63514
Jun 8-149$1,163,087-21.1%933-$1,246$113,845,72215
Jun 15-2111$911,336-21.6%554-379$1,645$114,757,05816