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Only When I Laugh (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $25,782,304Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 23rd, 1981 (Wide) by Columbia
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Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 518 $519,555 Dec 4, 1981 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 390 $1,026,939 Nov 27, 1981 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 568 $996,701 Nov 20, 1981 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 742 $1,122,494 Nov 13, 1981 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 880 $1,434,164 Nov 6, 1981 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,451 $1,203,428 Oct 30, 1981 40
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,012 $2,198,006 Oct 16, 1981 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,539 $2,554,664 Oct 9, 1981 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,932 $3,158,909 Oct 2, 1981 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,311 $3,880,870 Sep 25, 1981 5

Cast

Kevin Bacon    Don
Kristy McNichol    Polly

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/09/25 2 $3,880,870   758 $5,120   $3,983,269 5
1981/10/02 3 $3,158,909 -19% 794 $3,978   $8,409,850 12
1981/10/09 2 $2,554,664 -19% 797 $3,205   $12,141,785 19
1981/10/16 2 $2,198,006 -14% 799 $2,751   $14,856,673 26
1981/10/30 4 $1,203,428   771 $1,561   $18,627,567 40
1981/11/06 4 $1,434,164 +19% 700 $2,049   $20,703,608 47
1981/11/13 6 $1,122,494 -22% 639 $1,757   $21,941,566 54
1981/11/20 5 $996,701 -11% 679 $1,468   $23,469,562 61
1981/11/27 4 $1,026,939 +3% 604 $1,700   $24,954,906 68
1981/12/04 6 $519,555 -49% 494 $1,052   $25,782,304 75

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/09/23 - $51,108   31 $1,649   $51,108 1
1981/09/24 - $51,291 n/c 31 $1,655   $102,399 2

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/09/18 12 $102,399   31 $3,303   $102,399 2
1981/09/25 2 $5,148,542 +4,928% 758 $6,792   $5,250,941 9
1981/10/02 2 $4,336,180 -16% 794 $5,461   $9,587,121 16
1981/10/09 5 $3,071,546 -29% 797 $3,854   $12,658,667 23
1981/10/30 2 $1,845,305   771 $2,393   $19,269,444 44
1981/11/06 5 $1,549,628 -16% 700 $2,214   $20,819,072 51
1981/11/13 4 $1,653,789 +7% 639 $2,588   $22,472,861 58
1981/11/20 5 $1,455,106 -12% 679 $2,143   $23,927,967 65
1981/11/27 4 $1,334,782 -8% 604 $2,210   $25,262,749 72