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The Right Stuff (1983)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $21,500,000Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,238 $21,500,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,201-4,300) 4,263 $21,500,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 482 $21,500,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 501-600) 521 $21,500,000

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$27,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 21st, 1983 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: November 5th, 2013 by Warner Home Video
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 80 $578,616 Mar 9, 1984 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 68 $896,726 Mar 2, 1984 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 53 $1,318,438 Feb 24, 1984 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 54 $1,608,243 Feb 17, 1984 122

Cast

   Gordon Cooper
Lance Henriksen    Walter Schirra
Scott Glenn    Alan Shepard
Ed Harris    John Glenn
Jeff Goldblum    Recruiter
Sam Shepard    Chuck Yeager
Fred Ward    Virgil Grissom
Veronica Cartwright    Betty Grissom
Kathy Baker    Louise Shepard
Barbara Hershey    Glennis Yeager
Kim Stanley    Pancho Barnes, Owner of Pancho's Happy Bottom Riding Club
Pamela Reed    Trudy Cooper
Harry Shearer    NASA Recruiter
Scott Wilson    Scott Crossfield
John P. Ryan    Head of Program

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1983/10/21 7 $1,601,167   229 $6,992   $1,601,167 1
1983/10/28 6 $1,565,168 -2% 229 $6,835   $3,773,121 2
1983/11/04 7 $1,485,106 -5% 229 $6,485   $5,767,908 3
1983/11/11 7 $1,373,154 -8% 229 $5,996   $7,572,268 4
1983/11/18 11 $927,452 -32% 229 $4,050   $8,793,624 5
1983/11/25 9 $1,190,368 +28% 233 $5,109   $10,493,765 6
1983/12/02 11 $681,997 -43% 235 $2,902   $11,378,193 7
1983/12/09 12 $368,225 -46% 184 $2,001   $11,922,987 8
1983/12/16 20 $171,079 -54% 91 $1,880   $12,211,256 9
1983/12/23 21 $277,034 +62% 91 $3,044   $12,595,060 10
1983/12/30 20 $529,567 +91% 100 $5,296   $13,392,993 11
1984/01/06 18 $384,806 -27% 99 $3,887   $13,895,191 12
1984/01/13 18 $402,762 +5% 96 $4,195   $14,434,669 13
1984/01/20 20 $267,910 -33% 92 $2,912   $14,818,056 14
1984/01/27 22 $278,022 +4% 92 $3,022   $15,183,991 15
1984/02/03 21 $239,522 -14% 89 $2,691   $15,497,614 16
1984/02/10 21 $195,817 -18% 87 $2,251   $15,746,612 17
1984/02/17 10 $1,608,243 +721% 627 $2,565   $17,413,836 18
1984/02/24 6 $1,318,438 -18% 624 $2,113   $19,153,704 19
1984/03/02 10 $896,726 -32% 566 $1,584   $20,360,569 20
1984/03/09 15 $578,616 -35% 454 $1,274   $21,192,102 21

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1983/10/21 5 $2,207,953   229 $9,642   $2,207,953 1
1983/10/28 6 $2,074,849 -6% 229 $9,060   $4,282,802 2
1983/11/04 7 $1,916,312 -8% 229 $8,368   $6,199,114 3
1983/11/11 7 $1,667,058 -13% 229 $7,280   $7,866,172 4
1983/11/18 11 $1,437,225 -14% 229 $6,276   $9,303,397 5
1983/11/25 9 $1,392,799 -3% 233 $5,978   $10,696,196 6
1983/12/02 8 $858,566 -38% 235 $3,653   $11,554,762 7
1983/12/09 12 $485,415 -43% 184 $2,638   $12,040,177 8
1983/12/16 20 $277,849 -43% 91 $3,053   $12,318,026 9
1983/12/23 20 $545,400 +96% 91 $5,993   $12,863,426 10
1983/12/30 20 $646,959 +19% 100 $6,470   $13,510,385 11
1984/01/06 18 $521,522 -19% 99 $5,268   $14,031,907 12
1984/01/13 18 $518,239 -1% 96 $5,398   $14,550,146 13
1984/01/20 20 $355,823 -31% 92 $3,868   $14,905,969 14
1984/01/27 20 $352,123 -1% 92 $3,827   $15,258,092 15
1984/02/03 21 $292,703 -17% 89 $3,289   $15,550,795 16
1984/02/10 18 $254,798 -13% 87 $2,929   $15,805,593 17
1984/02/17 9 $2,029,673 +697% 627 $3,237   $17,835,266 18
1984/02/24 6 $1,628,577 -20% 624 $2,610   $19,463,843 19
1984/03/02 10 $1,149,643 -29% 566 $2,031   $20,613,486 20