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Sesame Street Presents Follow That Bird (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $13,961,370Details
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  5. Video Sales
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 4,092 $13,961,370
All Time Worldwide Box Office 5,163 $13,961,370
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,045 $13,961,370
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,231 $13,961,370
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 562 $13,961,370
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 582 $13,961,370

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 2nd, 1985 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
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Keywords: Puppets in a Live Action World, Gratuitous Cameos
Source:Based on TV
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Kids Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 2,188 $177,673 Sep 20, 1985 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,607 $186,340 Sep 13, 1985 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,745 $298,992 Sep 6, 1985 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,409 $864,572 Aug 30, 1985 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,923 $1,047,894 Aug 23, 1985 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,441 $1,294,692 Aug 16, 1985 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,690 $1,840,347 Aug 9, 1985 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,943 $2,415,626 Aug 2, 1985 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,559 1,129 Aug 2, 1985 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,555 $13,961,370 Aug 2, 1985 0

Cast

Chevy Chase    Newscaster
Frank Oz    Cookie Monster/Bert/Grover
Jim Henson    Kermit the Frog/Ernie
John Candy    State Trooper
Sandra Bernhard    Waitress in Grouch Restaurant
Dave Thomas    Sam Sleaze
Joe Flaherty    Sid Sleaze
George Lucas    Man in Background on Sesame Street
Sally Kellerman    Miss Finch

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/08/02 8 $2,415,626   1,129 $2,140   $2,415,626 3
1985/08/09 9 $1,840,347 -24% 1,102 $1,670   $6,747,352 10
1985/08/16 13 $1,294,692 -30% 1,006 $1,287   $9,519,588 17
1985/08/23 14 $1,047,894 -19% 991 $1,057   $11,629,859 24
1985/08/30 19 $864,572 -17% 830 $1,042   $13,082,687 31
1985/09/06 24 $298,992 -65% 595 $503   $13,500,975 38
1985/09/13 22 $186,340 -38% 478 $390   $13,742,323 45
1985/09/20 23 $177,673 -5% 412 $431   $13,961,370 52

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/08/02 6 $4,907,005   1,129 $4,346   $4,907,005 7
1985/08/09 9 $3,317,891 -32% 1,102 $3,011   $8,224,896 14
1985/08/16 13 $2,357,069 -29% 1,006 $2,343   $10,581,965 21
1985/08/23 12 $1,636,150 -31% 991 $1,651   $12,218,115 28
1985/08/30 20 $983,868 -40% 830 $1,185   $13,201,983 35
1985/09/06 22 $354,000 -64% 595 $595   $13,555,983 42
1985/09/13 21 $227,714 -36% 478 $476   $13,783,697 49