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The Outsiders (1983)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $25,697,647Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
65% - Fresh
Audience
82% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$10,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 25th, 1983 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: November 30th, 1999 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for violence, teen drinking and smoking, and some sexual reference. (edited version)
Running Time: 91 minutes
Comparisons: vs. The Emperor's Club
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Keywords: Coming of Age, Gangs
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Pony Boy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 789 $428,517 May 27, 1983 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 992 $470,627 May 20, 1983 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,202 $526,245 May 13, 1983 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,404 $701,670 May 6, 1983 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,533 $1,106,552 Apr 29, 1983 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,673 $1,646,454 Apr 22, 1983 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,013 $2,188,897 Apr 15, 1983 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,198 $3,142,294 Apr 8, 1983 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,622 $3,799,847 Apr 1, 1983 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,911 $5,068,165 Mar 25, 1983 3

Cast

   Ponyboy Curtis
   Dallas Winston
   Johnny Cade
   Darrel Curtis
   Sodapop Curtis
Diane Lane    Cherry Valance
   Two-Bit Matthews
   Steve Randle
Leif Garrett    Bob Sheldon
Glenn Withrow    Tim Shepard
Darren Dalton    Randy Anderson
Michelle Meyrink    Marcia
Tom Waits    Buck Merrill
Gailard Sartain    Jerry
William Smith    Store Clerk
Tom Hillmann    Greaser
Hugh Walkinshaw    Soc in Concession
Sofia Coppola    Little Girl
Teresa Wilkerson Hunt    Woman at Fire
Linda Nystedt    Nurse
S.E. Hinton    Nurse
Brent Beesley    Suburb Guy
John C Meier    Paul
Ed Jackson    Motorcycle Cop
Dan Suhart    Orderly

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Story Creator    S.E. Hinton
Screenwriter    Kathleen Knutsen Rowell
Producer    Fred Roos
Producer    Gary Frederickson
Director of Photography    Stephen H. Burum
Production Designer    Dean Tavoularis
Executive Producer    Francis Ford Coppola
Composer    Carmine Coppola
Associate Producer    Gian-Carlo Coppola
Assistant Director    David Valdes
Unit Production Manager    Ronald Colby
Production Supervisor    Michelle Manning
Set Decorator    Gary Fettis
Special Effects    Robert Swarthe
Costume Designer    Marge Bowers
Costume Supervisor    Ernie Misko
Costume Supervisor    Kathleen L. Gore
Editor    Anne Goursaud
Sound Mixer    Jim Webb
Re-recording Mixer    Richard Beggs
Re-recording Mixer    James Austin
Re-recording Mixer    Michael Minkler
Sound Editor    Richard Hymns
Supervising Sound Editor    Gordon Ecker
Sound Designer    Richard Beggs
Music Editor    Bob Badami
Music Editor    Robert Randles
Song Writer    Carmine Coppola
Song Writer    Stevie Wonder
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting (New York)    Jane Iredale
Stunt Coordinator    Buddy Joe Hooker

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1983/03/25 2 $5,068,165   829 $6,114   $5,068,165 3
1983/04/01 2 $3,799,847 -25% 994 $3,823   $11,050,647 10
1983/04/08 3 $3,142,294 -17% 1,002 $3,136   $15,921,672 17
1983/04/15 5 $2,188,897 -30% 922 $2,374   $18,782,682 24
1983/04/22 7 $1,646,454 -25% 803 $2,050   $21,047,164 31
1983/04/29 9 $1,106,552 -33% 706 $1,567   $22,560,214 38
1983/05/06 9 $701,670 -37% 604 $1,162   $23,562,558 45
1983/05/13 11 $526,245 -25% 502 $1,048   $24,342,688 52
1983/05/20 12 $470,627 -11% 482 $976   $24,988,729 59
1983/05/27 16 $428,517 -9% 352 $1,217   $25,584,680 66

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1983/03/25 2 $7,250,800   829 $8,746   $7,250,800 7
1983/04/01 2 $5,528,578 -24% 994 $5,562   $12,779,378 14
1983/04/08 3 $3,814,407 -31% 1,002 $3,807   $16,593,785 21
1983/04/15 5 $2,806,925 -26% 922 $3,044   $19,400,710 28
1983/04/22 7 $2,052,952 -27% 803 $2,557   $21,453,662 35
1983/04/29 9 $1,407,226 -31% 706 $1,993   $22,860,888 42
1983/05/06 10 $955,555 -32% 604 $1,582   $23,816,443 49
1983/05/13 11 $701,659 -27% 502 $1,398   $24,518,102 56
1983/05/20 13 $638,061 -9% 482 $1,324   $25,156,163 63