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The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981)

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

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
76% - Fresh
Audience
68% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


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

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 242 $966,000 Dec 4, 1981 80
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 361 $1,650,000 Nov 13, 1981 59
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 903 $1,400,000 Oct 30, 1981 45
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,649 $1,700,000 Oct 16, 1981 31
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,421 $136,187 Sep 25, 1981 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,881 $124,110 Sep 18, 1981 3

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

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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