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Girls Just Want to Have Fun (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $6,326,051Details
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  5. Video Sales
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 5,479 $6,326,051
All Time Worldwide Box Office 6,927 $6,326,051
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,381 $6,326,051
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,650 $6,326,051

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 12th, 1985 (Wide) by New World
Video Release: January 30th, 2001 by Anchor Bay Home Entertainment
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Keywords: Dancing, TV Industry, New Guy/Girl in School, Romance, Cross-Class Romance, Religious, Training Montage
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,861 $770,021 May 17, 1985 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,422 $862,995 May 10, 1985 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,855 $376,620 May 3, 1985 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,022 $667,374 Apr 26, 1985 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 4,326 $899,632 Apr 19, 1985 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 4,314 $1,650,078 Apr 12, 1985 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,637 $6,326,051 Apr 12, 1985 0

Cast

Helen Hunt    Lynne Stone
Sarah Jessica Parker    Janey Glenn
Ed Lauter    Colonel Glenn
Gina Gershon    Dancer At Auditions For Dance TV
Shannen Doherty    Maggie Malene
Lee Montgomery    Jeff Malene
Jonathan Silverman    Drew Boreman
Morgan Woodward    J.P. Sands

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Thomas Newman

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/04/12 10 $1,650,078   613 $2,692   $1,650,078 3
1985/04/19 15 $899,632 -45% 572 $1,573   $2,999,561 10
1985/04/26 18 $667,374 -26% 413 $1,616   $3,931,898 17
1985/05/03 20 $376,620 -44% 231 $1,630   $4,421,671 24
1985/05/10 12 $862,995 +129% 521 $1,656   $5,356,030 31
1985/05/17 11 $770,021 -11% 407 $1,892   $6,326,051 38

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/04/12 10 $2,099,929   613 $3,426   $2,099,929 7
1985/04/19 16 $1,164,595 -45% 572 $2,036   $3,264,524 14
1985/04/26 18 $780,527 -33% 413 $1,890   $4,045,051 21
1985/05/03 21 $447,984 -43% 231 $1,939   $4,493,035 28
1985/05/10 12 $1,062,995 +137% 521 $2,040   $5,556,030 35