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Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $27,400,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,765 $27,400,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,601-3,700) 3,694 $27,400,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 703 $27,400,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 801-900) 858 $27,400,000

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 29th, 1985 (Wide) by Orion Pictures
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Cast

   Susan
Will Patton    Wayne Nolan
Laurie Metcalf    Leslie Glass
   Roberta Glass
Aidan Quinn    Dez
John Turturro    Ray
Giancarlo Esposito    Street Vendor
Richard Portnow    Party Guest
Timothy Carhart    Victoria's Boyfriend

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Thomas Newman

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1985/03/29 14 $1,526,098   268 $5,694   $1,526,098 1
1985/04/05 13 $1,642,116 +8% 326 $5,037   $4,028,460 2
1985/04/12 5 $2,683,767 +63% 760 $3,531   $7,639,212 3
1985/04/19 5 $2,691,952 n/c 1,180 $2,281   $11,180,480 4
1985/04/26 7 $2,073,229 -23% 1,008 $2,057   $14,126,084 5
1985/05/03 9 $1,533,777 -26% 824 $1,861   $16,295,054 6
1985/05/10 10 $1,150,717 -25% 693 $1,660   $17,949,630 7
1985/05/17 7 $1,283,383 +12% 713 $1,800   $19,727,315 8
1985/05/24 8 $1,180,104 -8% 597 $1,977   $21,431,722 9
1985/05/31 8 $802,813 -32% 618 $1,299   $22,411,411 10
1985/06/07 10 $642,005 -20% 530 $1,211   $23,474,784 11
1985/06/14 12 $527,639 -18% 453 $1,165   $24,424,555 12
1985/06/21 16 $419,471 -21% 357 $1,175   $25,210,403 13
1985/06/28 16 $355,679 -15% 314 $1,133   $25,881,321 14
1985/07/05 18 $223,513 -37% 225 $993   $26,176,170 15
1985/07/12 19 $183,391 -18% 183 $1,002   $26,541,937 16
1985/07/19 21 $179,461 -2% 179 $1,003   $26,843,195 17
1985/07/26 20 $117,527 -35% 135 $871   $27,078,495 18
1985/08/02 20 $99,492 -15% 119 $836   $27,270,171 19
1985/08/09 26 $60,611 -39% 78 $777   $27,398,584 20

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1985/03/29 13 $2,386,344   268 $8,904   $2,386,344 1
1985/04/05 12 $2,569,101 +8% 326 $7,881   $4,955,445 2
1985/04/12 5 $3,533,083 +38% 760 $4,649   $8,488,528 3
1985/04/19 5 $3,564,327 +1% 1,180 $3,021   $12,052,855 4
1985/04/26 6 $2,708,422 -24% 1,008 $2,687   $14,761,277 5
1985/05/03 7 $2,037,636 -25% 824 $2,473   $16,798,913 6
1985/05/10 9 $1,645,019 -19% 693 $2,374   $18,443,932 7
1985/05/17 6 $1,807,686 +10% 713 $2,535   $20,251,618 8
1985/05/24 8 $1,356,980 -25% 597 $2,273   $21,608,598 9
1985/05/31 7 $1,224,181 -10% 618 $1,981   $22,832,779 10
1985/06/07 9 $1,064,137 -13% 530 $2,008   $23,896,916 11
1985/06/14 12 $894,016 -16% 453 $1,974   $24,790,932 12
1985/06/21 14 $734,710 -18% 357 $2,058   $25,525,642 13
1985/06/28 16 $427,015 -42% 314 $1,360   $25,952,657 14
1985/07/05 17 $405,889 -5% 225 $1,804   $26,358,546 15
1985/07/12 18 $305,188 -25% 183 $1,668   $26,663,734 16
1985/07/19 17 $297,234 -3% 179 $1,661   $26,960,968 17
1985/07/26 19 $209,711 -29% 135 $1,553   $27,170,679 18
1985/08/02 20 $167,294 -20% 119 $1,406   $27,337,973 19