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The Escape Artist (1982)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $23,323Details
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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 28th, 1982 (Wide) by Orion Pictures
Video Release: June 17th, 2014 by PBS
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

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Days In
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,938 $23,323 May 28, 1982 3


Elizabeth Daily    Sandra
John P. Ryan    Vernon
Griffin O'Neal    Danny Masters
Raul Julia    Stu Quinones
Teri Garr    Arlene
Joan Hackett    Aunt Sibyl
Gabriel Dell    Uncle Burke
Desi Arnaz    Mayor Leon Quinones
M. Emmet Walsh    Fritz
Jackie Coogan    Magic Shop Owner
Harry Caesar    Sax Player

Production and Technical Credits

Casting Director    Jane Jenkins

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/05/28 16 $23,323   2 $11,662   $23,323 3

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