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Empire of the Sun
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Box office / business for
Empire of the Sun (1987) More at IMDbPro »

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend
$1,314,509 (USA) (13 December 1987) (225 Screens)

$22,238,696 (USA)
$66,700,000 (worldwide) ( 1987)
$44,460,000 (Non-USA) ( 1987)
SEK 7,027,453 (Sweden)

1,328,300 (France)
1,485,975 (Spain) ( 1988)
146,858 (Sweden)
259,368 (West Germany) ( 1988)

Filming Dates
1 March 1987 - 24 June 1987

Copyright Holder
© 1987 Warner Bros., Inc. (on print)

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