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The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $11,059,000Details
Further financial details...

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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 4,539 $11,059,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 5,701 $11,059,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,153 $11,059,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,353 $11,059,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 1,454 $11,059,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 1,758 $11,059,000

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 10th, 1994 (Wide) by Gramercy
Video Release: March 28th, 2000 by MGM Video
MPAA Rating: R for sex-related situations and language
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Keywords: Cross-Dressing, LGBT, Musicians, Performing Arts, Road Trip, Dysfunctional Family, Scene in End Credits
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 203 $40,346 Feb 3, 1995 180
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 224 $43,496 Jan 27, 1995 173
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 278 $57,436 Jan 13, 1995 159
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 308 $66,807 Jan 6, 1995 152
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 330 $82,989 Dec 30, 1994 145
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 582 $39,181 Dec 23, 1994 138
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 613 $53,417 Dec 16, 1994 131
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 776 $48,493 Dec 9, 1994 124
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,497 $219,433 Aug 12, 1994 5
Never Wide Domestic 270 $11,059,000 Aug 10, 1994 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,913 $11,059,000 Aug 10, 1994 0

Cast

Terence Stamp    Bernadette
Hugo Weaving    Anthony 'Tick' Belrose/Mitzi Del Bra
Guy Pearce    Adam Whitely

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/08/12 14 $219,433   7 $31,348   $295,866 5
1994/12/09 41 $48,493   49 $990   $9,990,655 124
1994/12/16 36 $53,417 +10% 53 $1,008   $10,212,250 131
1994/12/23 50 $39,181 -27% 31 $1,264   $10,147,536 138
1994/12/30 46 $82,989 +112% 35 $2,371   $10,277,915 145
1995/01/06 45 $66,807 -19% 42 $1,591   $10,374,019 152
1995/01/13 47 $57,436 -14% 34 $1,689   $10,477,083 159
1995/01/27 50 $43,496   41 $1,061   $10,613,640 173
1995/02/03 48 $40,346 -7% 36 $1,121   $10,680,877 180

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/12/09 22 $216,671   49 $4,422   $10,158,833 128
1994/12/23 49 $86,571   31 $2,793   $10,194,926 142
1994/12/30 41 $112,286 +30% 35 $3,208   $10,307,212 149
1995/01/06 40 $112,435 n/c 42 $2,677   $10,419,647 156
1995/01/27 44 $70,387   41 $1,717   $10,640,531 177