The Running Man

A wrongly convicted man must try to survive a public execution gauntlet staged as a game show.

Grosses

Domestic (100%)
$38,122,105
Summary Details
DistributorTriStar Pictures
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Opening$8,117,465
1,692 theaters
Budget$27,000,000
Release DateNov 13, 1987
Running Time1 hr 41 min
GenresAction Sci-Fi Thriller
In Release415 days/59 weeks
Widest Release1,694 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Nov 13, 1987Friday1$2,651,965--1,692$1,567$2,651,9651
Nov 14, 1987Saturday1$3,292,529+24.2%-1,692$1,945$5,944,4942
Nov 15, 1987Sunday1$2,172,971-34%-1,692$1,284$8,117,4653
Nov 16, 1987Monday1$505,570-76.7%-1,692$298$8,623,0354
Nov 17, 1987Tuesday1$670,026+32.5%-1,692$395$9,293,0615
Nov 18, 1987Wednesday1$515,658-23%-1,692$304$9,808,7196
Nov 19, 1987Thursday1$444,746-13.8%-1,692$262$10,253,4657
Nov 20, 1987Friday1$1,683,333+278.5%-36.5%1,692$994$11,936,7988
Nov 21, 1987Saturday1$2,396,315+42.4%-27.2%1,692$1,416$14,333,1139
Nov 22, 1987Sunday1$1,591,607-33.6%-26.8%1,692$940$15,924,72010
Nov 23, 1987Monday1$496,386-68.8%-1.8%1,692$293$16,421,10611
Nov 24, 1987Tuesday1$693,321+39.7%+3.5%1,692$409$17,114,42712
Nov 25, 1987Wednesday1$1,064,733+53.6%+106.5%1,692$629$18,179,16013
Nov 26, 1987
Thanksgiving
Thursday1$1,541,789+44.8%+246.7%1,692$911$19,720,94914
Nov 27, 1987Friday1$2,150,084+39.5%+27.7%1,694$1,269$21,871,03315
Nov 28, 1987Saturday1$2,121,868-1.3%-11.5%1,694$1,252$23,992,90116
Nov 29, 1987Sunday1$1,092,225-48.5%-31.4%1,694$644$25,085,12617
Nov 30, 1987Monday1$265,826-75.7%-46.4%1,694$156$25,350,95218
Dec 1, 1987Tuesday1$333,996+25.6%-51.8%1,694$197$25,684,94819
Dec 2, 1987Wednesday1$272,294-18.5%-74.4%1,694$160$25,957,24220
Dec 3, 1987Thursday1$241,526-11.3%-84.3%1,694$142$26,198,76821
Dec 4, 1987Friday1$823,250+240.9%-61.7%1,689$487$27,022,01822
Dec 5, 1987Saturday1$1,285,972+56.2%-39.4%1,689$761$28,307,99023
Dec 6, 1987Sunday1$776,705-39.6%-28.9%1,689$459$29,084,69524
Dec 7, 1987Monday1$179,905-76.8%-32.3%1,689$106$29,264,60025
Dec 8, 1987Tuesday1$226,559+25.9%-32.2%1,689$134$29,491,15926
Dec 9, 1987Wednesday1$195,336-13.8%-28.3%1,689$115$29,686,49527
Dec 10, 1987Thursday1$88,200-54.8%-63.5%1,689$52$29,774,69528
Dec 11, 1987Friday1$527,275+497.8%-36%1,595$330$30,301,97029
Dec 12, 1987Saturday1$831,537+57.7%-35.3%1,595$521$31,133,50830
Dec 13, 1987Sunday1$540,127-35%-30.5%1,595$338$31,673,63531
Dec 14, 1987Monday1$45,896-91.5%-74.5%1,595$28$31,719,53132
Dec 15, 1987Tuesday1$54,624+19%-75.9%1,595$34$31,774,15533
Dec 16, 1987Wednesday1$51,612-5.5%-73.6%1,595$32$31,825,76734
Dec 17, 1987Thursday1$47,868-7.3%-45.7%1,595$30$31,873,63535
Dec 18, 1987Friday1$279,122+483.1%-47.1%954$292$32,152,75736
Dec 19, 1987Saturday1$362,798+30%-56.4%954$380$32,515,55537
Dec 20, 1987Sunday1$212,603-41.4%-60.6%954$222$32,728,15838