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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) 2,742 $27,400,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,601-3,700) 3,635 $27,400,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 601-700) 700 $27,400,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 801-900) 852 $27,400,000

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 29th, 1985 (Wide) by Orion Pictures
Comparisons: vs. Who's That Girl?
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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 GrossDays
1985/03/29 14 $1,526,098   268 $5,694   $1,526,098 3
1985/04/05 13 $1,642,116 +8% 326 $5,037   $4,028,460 10
1985/04/12 5 $2,683,767 +63% 760 $3,531   $7,639,212 17
1985/04/19 5 $2,691,952 n/c 1,180 $2,281   $11,180,480 24
1985/04/26 7 $2,073,229 -23% 1,008 $2,057   $14,126,084 31
1985/05/03 9 $1,533,777 -26% 824 $1,861   $16,295,054 38
1985/05/10 10 $1,150,717 -25% 693 $1,660   $17,949,630 45
1985/05/17 7 $1,283,383 +12% 713 $1,800   $19,727,315 52
1985/05/24 8 $1,180,104 -8% 597 $1,977   $21,431,722 59
1985/05/31 8 $802,813 -32% 618 $1,299   $22,411,411 66
1985/06/07 10 $642,005 -20% 530 $1,211   $23,474,784 73
1985/06/14 12 $527,639 -18% 453 $1,165   $24,424,555 80
1985/06/21 16 $419,471 -21% 357 $1,175   $25,210,403 87
1985/06/28 16 $355,679 -15% 314 $1,133   $25,881,321 94
1985/07/05 18 $223,513 -37% 225 $993   $26,176,170 101
1985/07/12 19 $183,391 -18% 183 $1,002   $26,541,937 108
1985/07/19 21 $179,461 -2% 179 $1,003   $26,843,195 115
1985/07/26 20 $117,527 -35% 135 $871   $27,078,495 122
1985/08/02 20 $99,492 -15% 119 $836   $27,270,171 129
1985/08/09 26 $60,611 -39% 78 $777   $27,398,584 136

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/03/29 13 $2,386,344   268 $8,904   $2,386,344 7
1985/04/05 12 $2,569,101 +8% 326 $7,881   $4,955,445 14
1985/04/12 5 $3,533,083 +38% 760 $4,649   $8,488,528 21
1985/04/19 5 $3,564,327 +1% 1,180 $3,021   $12,052,855 28
1985/04/26 6 $2,708,422 -24% 1,008 $2,687   $14,761,277 35
1985/05/03 7 $2,037,636 -25% 824 $2,473   $16,798,913 42
1985/05/10 9 $1,645,019 -19% 693 $2,374   $18,443,932 49
1985/05/17 6 $1,807,686 +10% 713 $2,535   $20,251,618 56
1985/05/24 8 $1,356,980 -25% 597 $2,273   $21,608,598 63
1985/05/31 7 $1,224,181 -10% 618 $1,981   $22,832,779 70
1985/06/07 9 $1,064,137 -13% 530 $2,008   $23,896,916 77
1985/06/14 12 $894,016 -16% 453 $1,974   $24,790,932 84
1985/06/21 14 $734,710 -18% 357 $2,058   $25,525,642 91
1985/06/28 16 $427,015 -42% 314 $1,360   $25,952,657 98
1985/07/05 17 $405,889 -5% 225 $1,804   $26,358,546 105
1985/07/12 18 $305,188 -25% 183 $1,668   $26,663,734 112
1985/07/19 17 $297,234 -3% 179 $1,661   $26,960,968 119
1985/07/26 19 $209,711 -29% 135 $1,553   $27,170,679 126
1985/08/02 20 $167,294 -20% 119 $1,406   $27,337,973 133