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Author! Author! (1982)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $13,111,101Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 18th, 1982 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Comparisons: vs. The Princess Bride
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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 8th Weekend 2,389 $143,706 Aug 6, 1982 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,249 $266,120 Jul 30, 1982 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,346 $439,696 Jul 23, 1982 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,528 $771,319 Jul 16, 1982 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,756 $1,244,293 Jul 9, 1982 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,952 $1,876,533 Jul 2, 1982 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,750 $1,735,104 Jun 25, 1982 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 4,000 $2,279,260 Jun 18, 1982 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,647 $13,111,101 Jun 18, 1982 0

Cast

   Ivan Travalian
Dyan Cannon    Alice Detroit
Tuesday Weld    Gloria
James Tolkan    Lt. Glass

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/06/18 7 $2,279,260   504 $4,522   $2,279,260 3
1982/06/25 11 $1,735,104 -24% 508 $3,416   $5,185,346 10
1982/07/02 10 $1,876,533 +8% 504 $3,723   $8,014,851 17
1982/07/09 10 $1,244,293 -34% 466 $2,670   $9,899,680 24
1982/07/16 16 $771,319 -38% 354 $2,179   $11,347,923 31
1982/07/23 22 $439,696 -43% 260 $1,691   $12,259,716 38
1982/07/30 25 $266,120 -39% 173 $1,538   $12,785,592 45
1982/08/06 27 $143,706 -46% 106 $1,356   $13,111,101 52

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/06/18 7 $3,450,242   504 $6,846   $3,450,242 7
1982/06/25 11 $2,688,076 -22% 508 $5,291   $6,138,318 14
1982/07/02 9 $2,517,069 -6% 504 $4,994   $8,655,387 21
1982/07/09 10 $1,921,217 -24% 466 $4,123   $10,576,604 28
1982/07/16 15 $1,243,416 -35% 354 $3,512   $11,820,020 35
1982/07/23 22 $699,452 -44% 260 $2,690   $12,519,472 42
1982/07/30 24 $447,923 -36% 173 $2,589   $12,967,395 49