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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (1982)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $69,701,637Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,500,000
Domestic Releases: July 23rd, 1982 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: March 1st, 1992 by Universal Home Entertainment, released as Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, The
MPAA Rating: R
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Source:Based on Musical or Opera
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 1,141 $50,442,986 Aug 13, 1982 28

Cast

Charles Durning    Governor
Burt Reynolds    Sheriff Ed Earl Dodd
Dom DeLuise    Melvin P. Thorpe
Dolly Parton    Mona Stangley

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/07/23 1 $11,874,268   1,400 $8,482   $11,874,268 3
1982/07/30 2 $9,012,785 -24% 1,435 $6,281   $28,414,748 10
1982/08/06 2 $6,292,139 -30% 1,420 $4,431   $40,102,965 17
1982/08/13 4 $4,445,997 -29% 1,401 $3,173   $48,081,292 24
1982/08/20 5 $2,931,803 -34% 1,042 $2,814   $53,374,789 31
1982/08/27 4 $2,305,209 -21% 1,005 $2,294   $57,264,275 38
1982/09/03 6 $2,432,540 +6% 960 $2,534   $60,127,591 45
1982/09/10 5 $1,518,548 -38% 885 $1,716   $62,895,558 52
1982/09/17 6 $1,462,555 -4% 840 $1,741   $65,204,639 59
1982/09/24 7 $1,208,906 -17% 780 $1,550   $66,939,244 66
1982/10/01 10 $885,578 -27% 649 $1,365   $67,834,702 73
1982/10/08 9 $809,889 -9% 597 $1,357   $69,508,404 80
1982/10/15 9 $546,295 -33% 528 $1,035   $69,701,637 87

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/07/23 2 $19,401,963   1,400 $13,859   $19,401,963 7
1982/07/30 2 $14,408,863 -26% 1,435 $10,041   $33,810,826 14
1982/08/06 2 $9,824,469 -32% 1,420 $6,919   $43,635,295 21
1982/08/13 4 $6,807,691 -31% 1,401 $4,859   $50,442,986 28
1982/08/20 5 $4,516,080 -34% 1,042 $4,334   $54,959,066 35
1982/08/27 6 $2,735,985 -39% 1,005 $2,722   $57,695,051 42
1982/09/03 4 $3,681,959 +35% 960 $3,835   $61,377,010 49
1982/09/10 5 $2,365,074 -36% 885 $2,672   $63,742,084 56
1982/09/17 6 $1,988,254 -16% 840 $2,367   $65,730,338 63
1982/09/24 8 $1,218,786 -39% 780 $1,563   $66,949,124 70
1982/10/01 5 $1,749,391 +44% 649 $2,696   $68,698,515 77
1982/10/08 18 $456,827 -74% 597 $765   $69,155,342 84