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August 3-5, 1984
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TWLWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
4 3 The Jungle Book (re-issue) (1984) Buena Vista $3,807,156 -28.1% 1,463 +33 $2,602 $12,628,938 - 2
1 2 Ghostbusters Columbia $6,443,646 -13.3% 1,439 -19 $4,477 $152,985,267 $30 9
5 5 The Karate Kid Columbia $3,609,460 -7.2% 1,099 +30 $3,284 $48,346,500 - 7
11 12 Bachelor Party Fox $1,686,550 -11.2% 762 -13 $2,213 $31,075,601 - 6
12 13 Revenge of the Nerds Fox $1,592,764 -4.9% 439 +16 $3,628 $6,670,759 - 3
10 N The Philadelphia Experiment New World $1,877,000 - 490 - $3,830 $1,877,000 - 1
6 8 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Paramount $2,354,687 -9.2% 1,030 -22 $2,286 $155,393,853 $28 11
9 N Joy of Sex Paramount $1,913,001 - 804 - $2,379 $1,913,001 - 1
15 7 Best Defense Paramount $1,469,636 -53.7% 921 -504 $1,595 $17,026,305 - 3
14 10 The Muppets Take Manhattan TriStar $1,524,552 -33.5% 914 -61 $1,668 $19,691,476 - 4
16 9 Meatballs II TriStar $1,112,736 -55.8% 1,050 -202 $1,059 $4,519,832 - 2
13 11 The Last Starfighter Universal $1,589,998 -22.3% 668 -149 $2,380 $19,107,241 - 4
17 15 Conan the Destroyer Universal $677,957 -14.5% 458 -17 $1,480 $25,626,879 - 6
2 1 Purple Rain Warner Bros. $6,280,779 -19.1% 1,007 +90 $6,237 $18,881,638 - 2
3 4 Gremlins Warner Bros. $4,147,845 -9.8% 1,431 +20 $2,898 $120,039,032 - 9
7 6 The Neverending Story Warner Bros. $2,250,624 -31.8% 891 -59 $2,525 $14,063,894 - 3
8 N Grandview, USA Warner Bros. $2,194,293 - 1,069 - $2,052 $2,194,293 - 1
TOTAL (17 MOVIES):$44,532,684-12.6%15,935+638$2,795 
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* Production Budget in millions. On average, studios earn approximately 55 percent of the final gross.


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