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Paternity (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $18,838,000Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Audience Spilled
Audience
17% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 2nd, 1981 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
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Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,269 $830,078 Nov 13, 1981 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,518 $1,117,973 Nov 6, 1981 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,168 $1,056,385 Oct 30, 1981 31
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,612 $2,422,503 Oct 16, 1981 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,905 $3,227,174 Oct 9, 1981 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,417 $3,610,147 Oct 2, 1981 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,629 1,072 Oct 2, 1981 3

Cast

Beverly D'Angelo    Maggie
Burt Reynolds    Buddy Evans

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/10/02 1 $3,610,147   1,072 $3,368   $3,610,147 3
1981/10/09 1 $3,227,174 -11% 1,075 $3,002   $7,615,063 10
1981/10/16 1 $2,422,503 -25% 1,034 $2,343   $10,317,420 17
1981/10/30 6 $1,056,385   757 $1,395   $13,951,495 31
1981/11/06 6 $1,117,973 +6% 658 $1,699   $15,241,005 38
1981/11/13 9 $830,078 -26% 561 $1,480   $16,118,801 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/10/02 1 $4,387,889   1,072 $4,093   $4,387,889 7
1981/10/09 3 $3,507,028 -20% 1,075 $3,262   $7,894,917 14
1981/10/30 5 $1,227,922   757 $1,622   $14,123,032 35
1981/11/06 7 $1,165,691 -5% 658 $1,772   $15,288,723 42