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Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $18,196,170Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 3,540 $18,196,170
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,547 $18,196,170
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 917 $18,196,170
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,088 $18,196,170

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 21st, 1982 (Wide) by Universal
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Keywords: Private Investigator, Film Noir
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,846 $149,453 Jul 2, 1982 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 3,994 $80,940 Jun 25, 1982 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 3,131 $399,254 Jun 18, 1982 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,213 $765,547 Jun 11, 1982 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,432 $1,311,848 Jun 4, 1982 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,325 $4,605,672 May 28, 1982 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,191 $4,289,601 May 21, 1982 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,110 $18,196,170 May 21, 1982 0

Cast

   Rigby Reardon
Carl Reiner    Field Marshall Von Kluck
Elliott Gould    Barry
Reni Santoni    Captain Carlos Rodriguez
Francis X. McCarthy    Waiter
George Gaynes    Dr. John Hay Forrest

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/05/21 2 $4,289,601   882 $4,863   $4,289,601 3
1982/05/28 4 $4,605,672 +7% 906 $5,084   $11,355,943 10
1982/06/04 8 $1,311,848 -72% 570 $2,301   $14,080,644 17
1982/06/11 10 $765,547 -42% 470 $1,629   $16,328,763 24
1982/06/18 16 $399,254 -48% 289 $1,382   $17,359,165 31
1982/06/25 21 $80,940 -80% 56 $1,445   $17,782,886 38
1982/07/02 19 $149,453 +85% 105 $1,423   $18,196,170 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/05/21 2 $6,750,271   882 $7,653   $6,750,271 7
1982/05/28 4 $6,018,525 -11% 906 $6,643   $12,768,796 14
1982/06/04 8 $2,794,420 -54% 570 $4,902   $15,563,216 21
1982/06/11 10 $1,396,695 -50% 470 $2,972   $16,959,911 28
1982/06/18 13 $742,035 -47% 289 $2,568   $17,701,946 35
1982/06/25 16 $344,771 -54% 56 $6,157   $18,046,717 42

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records