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Ghost Story (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $16,202,210Details
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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 (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,836 $16,202,210
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,925 $16,202,210

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 18th, 1981 (Wide) by Universal
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 284 $7,984,909 Jan 1, 1982 17

Cast

Fred Astaire    Ricky Hawthorne
Melvyn Douglas    Dr. John Jaffrey
Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.    Edward Charles Wanderley
John Houseman    Sears James
Patricia Neal    Stella Hawthorne
Alice Krige    Eva Galli/Alma Mobley

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1981/12/18 5 $2,105,729   548 $3,843   $2,105,729 1
1982/01/01 9 $2,713,946   550 $4,934   $11,583,188 3
1982/01/08 10 $1,492,999 -45% 600 $2,488   $14,477,552 4
1982/01/15 10 $1,195,540 -20% 558 $2,143   $6,500,724 5

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1982/01/01 10 $4,115,311   550 $7,482   $12,984,553 3
1982/01/08 6 $2,022,117 -51% 600 $3,370   $5,305,184 4