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Places in the Heart (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $34,900,814Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 2,256 $34,900,814
All Time Worldwide Box Office 3,090 $34,900,814

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 21st, 1984 (Wide) by Sony/TriStar
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 32nd Weekend 57 $79,116 Apr 26, 1985 220
Biggest Domestic 31st Weekend 54 $106,502 Apr 19, 1985 213
Biggest Domestic 30th Weekend 51 $160,934 Apr 12, 1985 206
Biggest Domestic 29th Weekend 47 $214,000 Apr 5, 1985 199
Biggest Domestic 28th Weekend 37 $327,630 Mar 29, 1985 192
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 56 $236,000 Mar 22, 1985 185
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 55 $318,027 Mar 15, 1985 178
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 109 $163,204 Mar 8, 1985 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 90 $266,000 Mar 1, 1985 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 120 $232,750 Feb 22, 1985 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 91 $430,390 Feb 15, 1985 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 74 $641,280 Feb 8, 1985 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 559 $41,076 Feb 1, 1985 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 630 $50,325 Jan 25, 1985 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 642 $74,354 Jan 18, 1985 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 295 $279,450 Jan 11, 1985 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 300 $342,000 Jan 4, 1985 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 480 $263,325 Dec 28, 1984 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 766 $184,402 Dec 21, 1984 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 630 $279,887 Dec 14, 1984 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 387 $544,285 Dec 7, 1984 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 282 $1,090,962 Nov 30, 1984 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 214 $1,840,409 Nov 23, 1984 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 404 $1,479,127 Nov 16, 1984 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 390 $2,228,864 Nov 9, 1984 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 513 $2,532,800 Nov 2, 1984 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 713 $2,788,330 Oct 26, 1984 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,000 $3,133,493 Oct 19, 1984 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,404 $3,440,272 Oct 12, 1984 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,771 $4,128,711 Oct 5, 1984 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,021 $254,524 Sep 28, 1984 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,315 $274,279 Sep 21, 1984 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,109 $34,900,814 Sep 21, 1984 0

Cast

Danny Glover    Moze
Sally Field    Edna Spalding
Ed Harris    Wayne Lomax
Amy Madigan    Viola Kelsey, School teacher/Wayne's Lover
John Malkovich    Mr. Will
Lindsay Crouse    Margaret Lomax
Lane Smith    Albert Denby
Terry O'Quinn    Buddy Kelsey

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/09/21 20 $274,279   14 $19,591   $274,279 3
1984/09/28 22 $254,524 -7% 14 $18,180   $661,632 10
1984/10/05 3 $4,128,711 +1,522% 691 $5,975   $4,868,667 17
1984/10/12 3 $3,440,272 -17% 688 $5,000   $9,278,524 24
1984/10/19 2 $3,133,493 -9% 759 $4,128   $13,391,742 31
1984/10/26 4 $2,788,330 -11% 790 $3,530   $16,811,317 38
1984/11/02 2 $2,532,800 -9% 864 $2,931   $19,679,440 45
1984/11/09 4 $2,228,864 -12% 868 $2,568   $22,386,442 52
1984/11/16 7 $1,479,127 -34% 850 $1,740   $24,179,204 59
1984/11/23 8 $1,840,409 +24% 827 $2,225   $26,260,402 66
1984/11/30 9 $1,090,962 -41% 801 $1,362   $27,700,854 73
1984/12/07 11 $544,285 -50% 685 $795   $28,404,734 80
1984/12/14 16 $279,887 -49% 450 $622   $28,819,304 87
1984/12/21 23 $184,402 -34% 201 $917   $29,103,706 94
1984/12/28 23 $263,325 +43% 285 $924   $29,407,031 101
1985/01/04 18 $342,000 +30% 285 $1,200   $29,814,863 108
1985/01/11 21 $279,450 -18% 230 $1,215   $30,309,688 115
1985/01/18 29 $74,354 -73% 94 $791   $30,484,042 122
1985/01/25 30 $50,325 -32% 61 $825   $30,554,367 129
1985/02/01 30 $41,076 -18% 42 $978   $30,602,443 136
1985/02/08 14 $641,280 +1,461% 501 $1,280   $31,243,723 143
1985/02/15 18 $430,390 -33% 223 $1,930   $31,874,113 150
1985/02/22 23 $232,750 -46% 266 $875   $32,205,203 157
1985/03/01 22 $266,000 +14% 195 $1,364   $32,561,407 164
1985/03/08 25 $163,204 -39% 219 $745   $32,789,050 171
1985/03/15 15 $318,027 +95% 265 $1,200   $33,167,077 178
1985/03/22 21 $236,000 -26% 235 $1,004   $33,523,184 185
1985/03/29 21 $327,630 +39% 201 $1,630   $33,970,814 192
1985/04/05 23 $214,000 -35% 214 $1,000   $34,284,814 199
1985/04/12 25 $160,934 -25% 134 $1,201   $34,577,689 206
1985/04/19 26 $106,502 -34% 106 $1,005   $34,796,698 213
1985/04/26 28 $79,116 -26% 76 $1,041   $34,900,814 220

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/09/21 19 $407,108   14 $29,079   $407,108 7
1984/09/28 20 $332,848 -18% 14 $23,775   $739,956 14
1984/10/05 3 $5,098,296 +1,432% 691 $7,378   $5,838,252 21
1984/10/12 2 $4,419,997 -13% 688 $6,424   $10,258,249 28
1984/10/19 3 $3,764,738 -15% 759 $4,960   $14,022,987 35
1984/10/26 4 $3,123,653 -17% 790 $3,954   $17,146,640 42
1984/11/02 3 $3,010,938 -4% 864 $3,485   $20,157,578 49
1984/11/09 4 $2,542,499 -16% 868 $2,929   $22,700,077 56
1984/11/16 9 $1,719,916 -32% 850 $2,023   $24,419,993 63
1984/11/23 8 $2,189,899 +27% 827 $2,648   $26,609,892 70
1984/11/30 10 $1,250,557 -43% 801 $1,561   $27,860,449 77
1984/12/07 11 $678,968 -46% 685 $991   $28,539,417 84
1984/12/14 16 $379,887 -44% 450 $844   $28,919,304 91
1984/12/21 23 $224,402 -41% 201 $1,116   $29,143,706 98
1984/12/28 21 $329,157 +47% 285 $1,155   $29,472,863 105
1985/01/04 17 $557,375 +69% 285 $1,956   $30,030,238 112
1985/01/11 20 $379,450 -32% 230 $1,650   $30,409,688 119
1985/01/18 28 $94,354 -75% 94 $1,004   $30,504,042 126
1985/01/25 27 $57,325 -39% 61 $940   $30,561,367 133
1985/02/01 27 $41,076 -28% 42 $978   $30,602,443 140
1985/02/08 14 $841,280 +1,948% 501 $1,679   $31,443,723 147
1985/02/15 18 $528,730 -37% 223 $2,371   $31,972,453 154
1985/02/22 22 $322,954 -39% 266 $1,214   $32,295,407 161
1985/03/01 22 $330,439 +2% 195 $1,695   $32,625,846 168
1985/03/08 21 $223,204 -32% 219 $1,019   $32,849,050 175
1985/03/15 15 $438,134 +96% 265 $1,653   $33,287,184 182
1985/03/22 20 $356,000 -19% 235 $1,515   $33,643,184 189
1985/03/29 21 $427,630 +20% 201 $2,128   $34,070,814 196
1985/04/05 21 $345,941 -19% 214 $1,617   $34,416,755 203
1985/04/12 23 $273,441 -21% 134 $2,041   $34,690,196 210
1985/04/19 24 $131,502 -52% 106 $1,241   $34,821,698 217

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records