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The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $22,600,000Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 3,099 $22,600,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,050 $22,600,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 969 $22,600,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 1,243 $22,600,000

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 18th, 1981 (Wide) by United Artists
Video Release: August 11th, 2015 by Criterion
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 123 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 247 $966,000 Dec 4, 1981 80
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 366 $1,650,000 Nov 13, 1981 59
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 915 $1,400,000 Oct 30, 1981 45
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,667 $1,700,000 Oct 16, 1981 31
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,476 $136,187 Sep 25, 1981 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,944 $124,110 Sep 18, 1981 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,758 $22,600,000 Sep 18, 1981 0

Cast

   Sarah/Anna
   Charles and Mike
Leo McKern    Dr. Grogan
Richard Griffiths    Sir Tom
David Warner    Murphy
Hilton McRae   

Production and Technical Credits

Art Director    Allan Cameron

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/09/18 13 $124,110   4 $31,028   $124,110 3
1981/09/25 15 $136,187 +10% 5 $27,237   $335,497 10
1981/10/16 5 $1,700,000   325 $5,231   $4,150,000 31
1981/10/30 2 $1,400,000   433 $3,233   $0 45
1981/11/13 4 $1,650,000   510 $3,235   $14,000,000 59
1981/12/04 5 $966,000   500 $1,932   $19,400,000 80

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/09/18 - $35,093   4 $8,773   $35,093 1
1981/09/19 - $45,034 +28% 4 $11,259   $80,127 2
1981/09/20 - $43,983 -2% 4 $10,996   $124,110 3

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/09/18 11 $199,310   4 $49,828   $199,310 7