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Purple Rain (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $68,392,977Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
67% - Fresh
Audience
79% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 27th, 1984 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: February 3rd, 2004 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: R
Franchise: Purple Rain
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 226 $144,503 Dec 14, 1984 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 186 $273,201 Dec 7, 1984 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 185 $327,493 Nov 30, 1984 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 195 $400,223 Nov 23, 1984 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 221 $410,898 Nov 16, 1984 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 181 $606,446 Nov 9, 1984 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 181 $766,910 Nov 2, 1984 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 283 $536,204 Oct 26, 1984 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 176 $1,124,609 Oct 19, 1984 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 184 $1,306,205 Oct 12, 1984 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 185 $1,576,507 Oct 5, 1984 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 224 $1,752,753 Sep 28, 1984 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 259 $2,157,231 Sep 21, 1984 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 333 $2,474,970 Sep 14, 1984 52
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,302 $50,036,433 Sep 7, 1984 49
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 498 $2,555,084 Sep 7, 1984 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 403 $4,068,212 Aug 31, 1984 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 952 $3,241,452 Aug 24, 1984 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,196 $4,002,533 Aug 17, 1984 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,507 $4,802,664 Aug 10, 1984 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,790 $6,280,779 Aug 3, 1984 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,219 $7,766,201 Jul 27, 1984 3

Cast

Prince    The Kid

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/07/27 1 $7,766,201   917 $8,469   $7,766,201 3
1984/08/03 2 $6,280,779 -19% 1,007 $6,237   $18,881,638 10
1984/08/10 3 $4,802,664 -24% 991 $4,846   $27,533,155 17
1984/08/17 4 $4,002,533 -17% 853 $4,692   $34,372,441 24
1984/08/24 4 $3,241,452 -19% 915 $3,543   $39,906,368 31
1984/08/31 5 $4,068,212 +26% 949 $4,287   $45,660,272 38
1984/09/07 3 $2,555,084 -37% 1,022 $2,500   $49,105,044 45
1984/09/14 3 $2,474,970 -3% 1,019 $2,429   $52,511,403 52
1984/09/21 4 $2,157,231 -13% 1,006 $2,144   $55,547,623 59
1984/09/28 6 $1,752,753 -19% 914 $1,918   $58,004,255 66
1984/10/05 9 $1,576,507 -10% 798 $1,976   $60,140,797 73
1984/10/12 8 $1,306,205 -17% 747 $1,749   $61,795,270 80
1984/10/19 10 $1,124,609 -14% 751 $1,497   $63,358,487 87
1984/10/26 17 $536,204 -52% 473 $1,134   $64,289,676 94
1984/11/02 15 $766,910 +43% 547 $1,402   $65,245,170 101
1984/11/09 18 $606,446 -21% 476 $1,274   $66,131,288 108
1984/11/16 19 $410,898 -32% 406 $1,012   $66,753,243 115
1984/11/23 19 $400,223 -3% 356 $1,124   $67,365,913 122
1984/11/30 17 $327,493 -18% 363 $902   $67,789,626 129
1984/12/07 15 $273,201 -17% 347 $787   $68,152,195 136
1984/12/14 19 $144,503 -47% 266 $543   $68,392,977 143

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1984/07/27 1 $12,600,859   917 $13,741   $12,600,859 7
1984/08/03 2 $10,129,632 -20% 1,007 $10,059   $22,730,491 14
1984/08/10 3 $7,639,417 -25% 991 $7,709   $30,369,908 21
1984/08/17 4 $6,295,008 -18% 853 $7,380   $36,664,916 28
1984/08/24 3 $4,927,144 -22% 915 $5,385   $41,592,060 35
1984/08/31 4 $4,957,900 +1% 949 $5,224   $46,549,960 42
1984/09/07 3 $3,486,473 -30% 1,022 $3,411   $50,036,433 49
1984/09/14 3 $3,353,959 -4% 1,019 $3,291   $53,390,392 56
1984/09/21 4 $2,861,110 -15% 1,006 $2,844   $56,251,502 63
1984/09/28 6 $2,312,788 -19% 914 $2,530   $58,564,290 70
1984/10/05 9 $1,924,775 -17% 798 $2,412   $60,489,065 77
1984/10/12 9 $1,744,813 -9% 747 $2,336   $62,233,878 84
1984/10/19 11 $1,519,594 -13% 751 $2,023   $63,753,472 91
1984/10/26 17 $724,788 -52% 473 $1,532   $64,478,260 98
1984/11/02 15 $1,046,582 +44% 547 $1,913   $65,524,842 105
1984/11/09 18 $817,503 -22% 476 $1,717   $66,342,345 112
1984/11/16 17 $623,345 -24% 406 $1,535   $66,965,690 119
1984/11/23 18 $496,443 -20% 356 $1,395   $67,462,133 126
1984/11/30 16 $416,861 -16% 363 $1,148   $67,878,994 133
1984/12/07 15 $369,480 -11% 347 $1,065   $68,248,474 140

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
5/1/2016726,762 26,762$133,542$133,542639
5/8/2016635,590+33% 62,352$177,594$311,136640
5/15/2016439,421+11% 101,773$196,711$507,847641
5/22/20161215,155-62% 116,928$344,018$851,866642
5/29/20161618,377+21% 135,305$417,158$1,269,024643
6/26/20162514,571 179,743$330,762$2,277,766647

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
5/15/2016177,989 17,710$96,591$161,397641
5/22/20161111,822+48% 29,532$205,462$366,859642