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Fletch (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $45,488,983Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
75% - Fresh
Audience
82% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 31st, 1985 (Wide) by Universal
Franchise: Fletch
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Keywords: News
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 708 $721,350 Jul 26, 1985 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 765 $1,081,500 Jul 19, 1985 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 927 $1,346,670 Jul 12, 1985 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 845 $2,376,150 Jul 5, 1985 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,007 $3,030,585 Jun 28, 1985 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,157 $4,017,555 Jun 21, 1985 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,354 $5,171,590 Jun 14, 1985 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,723 $6,320,411 Jun 7, 1985 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,303 $7,022,970 May 31, 1985 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,272 1,225 May 31, 1985 3

Cast

   Fletch
Geena Davis    Larry
M. Emmet Walsh    Doctor Dolan
George Wendt    Fat Sam
James Avery    Detective #2
Tim Matheson    Alan Stanwyck
Kenneth Mars    Stanton Boyd
Joe Don Baker    Chief Jerry Karlin
Dana Wheeler-Nicholson    Gail Stanwyk
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar    Himself
Richard Libertini    Frank Walker
Beau Starr    Willy
William Sanderson    Jim Swarthout

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Harold Faltermeyer
Director   
Story Creator    Gregory McDonald

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/05/31 2 $7,022,970   1,225 $5,733   $7,022,970 3
1985/06/07 3 $6,320,411 -10% 1,303 $4,851   $16,533,594 10
1985/06/14 3 $5,171,590 -18% 1,277 $4,050   $24,468,649 17
1985/06/21 5 $4,017,555 -22% 1,223 $3,285   $30,903,625 24
1985/06/28 6 $3,030,585 -25% 1,099 $2,758   $35,868,915 31
1985/07/05 8 $2,376,150 -22% 1,022 $2,325   $39,885,835 38
1985/07/12 11 $1,346,670 -43% 804 $1,675   $42,230,103 45
1985/07/19 12 $1,081,500 -20% 700 $1,545   $44,151,083 52
1985/07/26 14 $721,350 -33% 630 $1,145   $45,488,983 59

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/05/31 2 $10,213,183   1,225 $8,337   $10,213,183 7
1985/06/07 3 $9,083,876 -11% 1,303 $6,972   $19,297,059 14
1985/06/14 3 $7,589,011 -16% 1,277 $5,943   $26,886,070 21
1985/06/21 5 $5,952,260 -22% 1,223 $4,867   $32,838,330 28
1985/06/28 6 $4,671,355 -22% 1,099 $4,251   $37,509,685 35
1985/07/05 8 $3,373,748 -28% 1,022 $3,301   $40,883,433 42
1985/07/12 10 $2,186,150 -35% 804 $2,719   $43,069,583 49
1985/07/19 11 $1,698,050 -22% 700 $2,426   $44,767,633 56