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Flashdance (1983)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $90,463,574Details
International Box Office $111,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $201,463,574
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
33% - Rotten
Audience
61% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$7,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 15th, 1983 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: December 7th, 1992 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 95 minutes
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Keywords: Dancing, Performing Arts
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 27 $724,676 Oct 14, 1983 185
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 26 $854,804 Oct 7, 1983 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 23 $936,451 Sep 30, 1983 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 21 $1,186,594 Sep 23, 1983 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 21 $1,365,163 Sep 16, 1983 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 23 $1,425,850 Sep 9, 1983 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 10 $2,144,957 Sep 2, 1983 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 36 $1,569,817 Aug 26, 1983 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 46 $1,516,078 Aug 19, 1983 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 63 $1,327,937 Aug 12, 1983 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 68 $1,468,485 Aug 5, 1983 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 70 $1,573,396 Jul 29, 1983 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 66 $1,964,377 Jul 22, 1983 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 67 $2,175,177 Jul 15, 1983 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 71 $2,279,134 Jul 8, 1983 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 87 $2,256,608 Jul 1, 1983 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 148 $1,804,916 Jun 24, 1983 73
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,342 $51,361,490 Jun 24, 1983 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 168 $2,190,327 Jun 17, 1983 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 264 $2,105,030 Jun 10, 1983 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 245 $3,008,173 Jun 3, 1983 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 173 $4,665,930 May 27, 1983 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 507 $3,524,875 May 20, 1983 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 870 $3,452,991 May 13, 1983 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,373 $3,385,578 May 6, 1983 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,729 $4,095,000 Apr 29, 1983 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,446 $4,085,494 Apr 22, 1983 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,170 $4,076,124 Apr 15, 1983 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,434 1,140 Apr 15, 1983 3

Cast

Robert Wuhl    Mawby's Regular
Jennifer Beals    Alex Owens

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1983/04/15 2 $4,076,124   1,140 $3,576   $4,076,124 3
1983/04/22 1 $4,085,494 n/c 1,140 $3,584   $9,738,547 10
1983/04/29 1 $4,095,000 n/c 1,140 $3,592   $15,352,325 17
1983/05/06 1 $3,385,578 -17% 1,140 $2,970   $20,325,125 24
1983/05/13 3 $3,452,991 +2% 1,055 $3,273   $25,276,725 31
1983/05/20 4 $3,524,875 +2% 970 $3,634   $30,357,538 38
1983/05/27 3 $4,665,930 +32% 1,015 $4,597   $36,586,380 45
1983/06/03 6 $3,008,173 -36% 1,032 $2,915   $40,809,874 52
1983/06/10 6 $2,105,030 -30% 1,029 $2,046   $44,415,609 59
1983/06/17 7 $2,190,327 +4% 996 $2,199   $47,993,508 66
1983/06/24 9 $1,804,916 -18% 995 $1,814   $51,361,490 73
1983/07/01 10 $2,256,608 +25% 785 $2,875   $54,950,023 80
1983/07/08 9 $2,279,134 +1% 830 $2,746   $58,254,882 87
1983/07/15 9 $2,175,177 -5% 915 $2,377   $62,041,867 94
1983/07/22 10 $1,964,377 -10% 880 $2,232   $65,545,839 101
1983/07/29 12 $1,573,396 -20% 850 $1,851   $68,574,323 108
1983/08/05 12 $1,468,485 -7% 740 $1,984   $71,216,567 115
1983/08/12 14 $1,327,937 -10% 677 $1,962   $73,552,047 122
1983/08/19 11 $1,516,078 +14% 590 $2,570   $76,021,471 129
1983/08/26 10 $1,569,817 +4% 658 $2,386   $78,530,724 136
1983/09/02 7 $2,144,957 +37% 792 $2,708   $81,493,245 143
1983/09/09 7 $1,425,850 -34% 860 $1,658   $83,396,837 150
1983/09/16 7 $1,365,163 -4% 860 $1,587   $85,341,609 157
1983/09/23 6 $1,186,594 -13% 838 $1,416   $87,014,585 164
1983/09/30 10 $936,451 -21% 795 $1,178   $88,347,294 171
1983/10/07 10 $854,804 -9% 624 $1,370   $89,539,024 178
1983/10/14 8 $724,676 -15% 620 $1,169   $90,463,574 185

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1983/04/15 2 $5,653,053   1,140 $4,959   $5,653,053 7
1983/04/22 1 $5,604,272 -1% 1,140 $4,916   $11,257,325 14
1983/04/29 1 $5,682,222 +1% 1,140 $4,984   $16,939,547 21
1983/05/06 1 $4,884,187 -14% 1,140 $4,284   $21,823,734 28
1983/05/13 3 $5,008,929 +3% 1,055 $4,748   $26,832,663 35
1983/05/20 3 $5,087,787 +2% 970 $5,245   $31,920,450 42
1983/05/27 3 $5,881,251 +16% 1,015 $5,794   $37,801,701 49
1983/06/03 5 $4,508,878 -23% 1,032 $4,369   $42,310,579 56
1983/06/10 6 $3,492,602 -23% 1,029 $3,394   $45,803,181 63
1983/06/17 7 $3,753,393 +7% 996 $3,768   $49,556,574 70
1983/06/24 9 $3,136,841 -16% 995 $3,153   $52,693,415 77
1983/07/01 10 $3,282,333 +5% 785 $4,181   $55,975,748 84
1983/07/08 9 $3,890,942 +19% 830 $4,688   $59,866,690 91
1983/07/15 9 $3,714,772 -5% 915 $4,060   $63,581,462 98
1983/07/22 9 $3,419,465 -8% 880 $3,886   $67,000,927 105
1983/07/29 12 $2,747,155 -20% 850 $3,232   $69,748,082 112
1983/08/05 12 $2,476,028 -10% 740 $3,346   $72,224,110 119
1983/08/12 13 $2,281,283 -8% 677 $3,370   $74,505,393 126
1983/08/19 10 $2,455,514 +8% 590 $4,162   $76,960,907 133
1983/08/26 9 $2,387,381 -3% 658 $3,628   $79,348,288 140
1983/09/02 7 $2,622,699 +10% 792 $3,311   $81,970,987 147
1983/09/09 7 $2,005,459 -24% 860 $2,332   $83,976,446 154
1983/09/16 7 $1,851,545 -8% 860 $2,153   $85,827,991 161
1983/09/23 6 $1,582,852 -15% 838 $1,889   $87,410,843 168
1983/09/30 9 $1,273,377 -20% 795 $1,602   $88,684,220 175
1983/10/07 9 $1,054,678 -17% 624 $1,690   $89,738,898 182