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The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $10,631,333Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 4,613 $10,631,333
All Time Worldwide Box Office 5,778 $10,631,333
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,172 $10,631,333
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,375 $10,631,333

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 1st, 1985 (Wide) by Orion Pictures
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
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 21st Weekend 618 $18,707 Jul 19, 1985 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 635 $28,183 Jul 12, 1985 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 635 $49,877 Jul 5, 1985 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 638 $75,357 Jun 28, 1985 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 757 $78,869 Jun 21, 1985 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 692 $126,352 Jun 14, 1985 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 710 $162,934 Jun 7, 1985 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 606 $248,136 May 31, 1985 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 460 $390,118 May 24, 1985 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 443 $457,759 May 17, 1985 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 679 $400,145 May 10, 1985 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 717 $494,465 May 3, 1985 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 726 $721,013 Apr 26, 1985 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 903 $883,660 Apr 19, 1985 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,498 $638,189 Apr 12, 1985 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,850 $776,322 Apr 5, 1985 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,334 $932,734 Mar 29, 1985 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,058 $925,321 Mar 22, 1985 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 5,202 $127,878 Mar 15, 1985 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,458 $139,449 Mar 8, 1985 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,039 $114,095 Mar 1, 1985 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,966 $10,631,333 Mar 1, 1985 0

Cast

Jeff Daniels    Tom Baxter
Dianne Wiest    Emma
Danny Aiello    Monk
Van Johnson    Larry
Mia Farrow    Cecillia
Edward Herrmann    Henry
Glenne Headly    Hooker
John Wood    Jason

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Woody Allen

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/03/01 29 $114,095   3 $38,032   $114,095 3
1985/03/08 27 $139,449 +22% 4 $34,862   $330,761 10
1985/03/15 26 $127,878 -8% 4 $31,970   $547,072 17
1985/03/22 14 $925,321 +624% 89 $10,397   $1,540,961 24
1985/03/29 16 $932,734 +1% 125 $7,462   $2,767,696 31
1985/04/05 17 $776,322 -17% 124 $6,261   $3,882,387 38
1985/04/12 20 $638,189 -18% 143 $4,463   $4,800,721 45
1985/04/19 16 $883,660 +38% 419 $2,109   $5,869,849 52
1985/04/26 16 $721,013 -18% 373 $1,933   $6,915,250 59
1985/05/03 18 $494,465 -31% 241 $2,052   $7,661,094 66
1985/05/10 23 $400,145 -19% 214 $1,870   $8,239,418 73
1985/05/17 20 $457,759 +14% 463 $989   $8,845,515 80
1985/05/24 17 $390,118 -15% 187 $2,086   $9,405,058 87
1985/05/31 16 $248,136 -36% 171 $1,451   $9,757,505 94
1985/06/07 18 $162,934 -34% 122 $1,336   $10,015,236 101
1985/06/14 18 $126,352 -22% 90 $1,404   $10,190,344 108
1985/06/21 20 $78,869 -38% 61 $1,293   $10,333,833 115
1985/06/28 21 $75,357 -4% 61 $1,235   $10,461,880 122
1985/07/05 21 $49,877 -34% 29 $1,720   $10,541,942 129
1985/07/12 25 $28,183 -43% 33 $854   $10,596,069 136
1985/07/19 27 $18,707 -34% 19 $985   $10,631,333 143

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/03/01 26 $191,312   3 $63,771   $191,312 7
1985/03/08 20 $227,882 +19% 4 $56,971   $419,194 14
1985/03/15 22 $196,446 -14% 4 $49,112   $615,640 21
1985/03/22 13 $1,219,322 +521% 89 $13,700   $1,834,962 28
1985/03/29 16 $1,271,103 +4% 125 $10,169   $3,106,065 35
1985/04/05 18 $1,056,467 -17% 124 $8,520   $4,162,532 42
1985/04/12 19 $823,657 -22% 143 $5,760   $4,986,189 49
1985/04/19 15 $1,208,048 +47% 419 $2,883   $6,194,237 56
1985/04/26 16 $972,392 -20% 373 $2,607   $7,166,629 63
1985/05/03 18 $672,644 -31% 241 $2,791   $7,839,273 70
1985/05/10 21 $548,483 -18% 214 $2,563   $8,387,756 77
1985/05/17 15 $627,184 +14% 463 $1,355   $9,014,940 84
1985/05/24 16 $494,429 -21% 187 $2,644   $9,509,369 91
1985/05/31 15 $342,933 -31% 171 $2,005   $9,852,302 98
1985/06/07 15 $211,690 -38% 122 $1,735   $10,063,992 105
1985/06/14 18 $190,972 -10% 90 $2,122   $10,254,964 112
1985/06/21 18 $131,559 -31% 61 $2,157   $10,386,523 119
1985/06/28 19 $105,542 -20% 61 $1,730   $10,492,065 126
1985/07/05 20 $75,821 -28% 29 $2,615   $10,567,886 133
1985/07/12 23 $44,740 -41% 33 $1,356   $10,612,626 140

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records