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Brewster's Millions (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $40,800,000Details
International Box Office $5,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $45,800,000
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 22nd, 1985 (Wide) by Universal
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Keywords: Rags to Riches, Inheritance
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,132 $1,017,500 Jul 5, 1985 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,349 $1,347,470 Jun 28, 1985 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,641 $1,708,043 Jun 21, 1985 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,625 $2,833,974 Jun 14, 1985 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,899 $3,771,165 Jun 7, 1985 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,012 $5,452,339 May 31, 1985 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,854 $9,858,905 May 24, 1985 5
Widest Opening Weekend 2,883 1,521 May 24, 1985 5

Cast

Rick Moranis    Morty King
John Candy    Spike Nolan
Pat Hingle    Edward Roundfield
Richard Pryor    Montgomery Brewster
Lonette McKee    Angela Drake
Jerry Orbach    Charley Pegler
Stephen Collins    Warren Cox
Hume Cronyn    Rupert Horn
Joe Grifasi    J.B. Donaldo
Reni Santoni    Vin Rapelito

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/05/24 3 $9,858,905   1,521 $6,482   $11,493,340 5
1985/05/31 4 $5,452,339 -45% 1,520 $3,587   $18,527,064 12
1985/06/07 5 $3,771,165 -31% 1,404 $2,686   $24,370,383 19
1985/06/14 6 $2,833,974 -25% 1,287 $2,202   $28,794,397 26
1985/06/21 9 $1,708,043 -40% 965 $1,770   $31,801,680 33
1985/06/28 11 $1,347,470 -21% 931 $1,447   $34,151,642 40
1985/07/05 13 $1,017,500 -24% 740 $1,375   $36,084,767 47

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/05/24 3 $11,440,290   1,521 $7,522   $13,074,725 9
1985/05/31 4 $7,524,493 -34% 1,520 $4,950   $20,599,218 16
1985/06/07 6 $5,361,205 -29% 1,404 $3,819   $25,960,423 23
1985/06/14 6 $4,133,214 -23% 1,287 $3,212   $30,093,637 30
1985/06/21 10 $2,710,535 -34% 965 $2,809   $32,804,172 37
1985/06/28 11 $2,263,095 -17% 931 $2,431   $35,067,267 44