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Sleepless in Seattle (1993)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $126,680,884Details
International Box Office $101,218,442Details
Worldwide Box Office $227,899,326
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 25th, 1993 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
International Releases: December 18th, 1993 (Wide) (South Korea)
Video Release: June 25th, 1997 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG for some language.
Running Time: 100 minutes
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Keywords: Romance
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Tri-Star Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 134 $1,428,228 Sep 17, 1993 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 146 $1,579,824 Sep 10, 1993 80
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 185 $2,052,800 Aug 27, 1993 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 200 $2,560,778 Aug 20, 1993 59
Fastest to $100m 537 $105,895,262 Aug 20, 1993 59
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 304 $3,652,352 Aug 6, 1993 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 277 $4,898,880 Jul 30, 1993 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 388 $5,754,245 Jul 23, 1993 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 501 $7,355,423 Jul 16, 1993 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 554 $10,156,964 Jul 9, 1993 17
Fastest to $50m 820 $59,031,582 Jul 9, 1993 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 516 $16,102,858 Jul 2, 1993 10
Biggest Domestic July Weekend 268 $16,102,858 Jul 2, 1993 10
Biggest Domestic June Weekend 246 $17,253,733 Jun 25, 1993 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 1,023 $17,253,733 Jun 25, 1993 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,805 1,579 Jun 25, 1993 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 66 $126,680,884 Jun 25, 1993 0

Cast

   Sam Baldwin
   Annie Reed
Bill Pullman    Walter
Ross Malinger    Jonah Baldwin
Rob Reiner    Jay
Gaby Hoffmann    Jessica
Rosie O'Donnell    Becky
Rita Wilson    Suzy
David Hyde Pierce    Dennis Reed
Victor Garber    Greg
Carey Lowell    Maggie Abbott Baldwin
Dana Ivey    Claire
LaTanya Richardson    Harriet
Frances Conroy    Irene Reed
Irene Reed    Tom Tammi
Calvin Trillin    Uncle Milton
Caroline Aaron    Dr. Marcia Fieldstone
Linda Wallem    Loretta
Tom McGowan    Keith
Stephen Mellor    Wyatt
Marguerite Schertle    Baltimore Waitress
Brian McConnachie    Bob
Matt Smith    Mailman
Amanda Maher    Clarise
Victor Morris    Seattle Maitre d'
Philip Mihalski    Seattle Waiter
Donald J. Lee, Jr    Seattle Detective
Mary A. Kelly    Nervous Woman on Airplane
Diane Sokolow    Tiffany Saleswoman
Hannah Cox    Jessica's Mother
Rich Hawkins    Jessica's Father
Tamera Plank    Stewardess
Michael Badalucco    New York Taxi Dispatcher
Jeff Mazzola    New York Taxi Dispatcher
Philip Levy    Taxi Driver
Julie Janney    Cynthia
Tony Zazula    Maitre' d
John Boylan    Elevator Man
Robert Livingston    Elevator Man
Butch Stevenson    Valet
Sidney Armus    Information Booth Man

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Nora Ephron
Screenwriter    David S. Ward
Screenwriter    Jeff Arch
Story Creator    Jeff Arch
Producer    Gary Foster
Executive Producer    Lynda Obst
Executive Producer    Patrick Crowley
Production Designer    Jeffrey Townsend
Director of Photography    Sven Nykvist
Composer    Marc Shaiman
Associate Producer    Delia Ephron
Associate Producer    Jane Bartelme
Associate Producer    James W. Skotchdopole
Assistant Director    James W. Skotchdopole
Unit Production Manager    Patrick Crowley
Art Director    Gershon Ginsburg
Art Director    Charley Beal
Set Decorator    Clay Griffith
Costume Designer    Judy Ruskin
Sound Mixer    Kirk Francis
Supervising Sound Editor    Michael Kirchberger
Sound Editor    Bitty O'Sullivan-Smith
Sound Editor    Don Korintus
Sound Editor    Louis Bertini
Sound Editor    Stan Bochner
Sound Editor    Ira Spiegel
Makeup    Sharon Ilson
Makeup    Leonard Engelman
Hairstylist    Colleen Callaghan
Music Supervisor    Marc Shaiman
Music Supervisor    Nicholas Meyers
Song Writer    Marc Shaiman
Song Writer    Nicholas Meyers
Casting Director    Juliet Taylor
Stunt Coordinator    Conrad Palmisano

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/06/25 2 $17,253,733   1,579 $10,927   $17,253,733 3
1993/07/02 3 $16,102,858 -7% 1,601 $10,058   $43,250,097 10
1993/07/09 4 $10,156,964 -37% 1,622 $6,262   $59,031,582 17
1993/07/16 6 $7,355,423 -28% 1,657 $4,439   $71,780,155 24
1993/07/23 7 $5,754,245 -22% 1,615 $3,563   $81,724,953 31
1993/07/30 8 $4,898,880 -15% 1,458 $3,360   $90,118,693 38
1993/08/06 8 $3,652,352 -25% 1,408 $2,594   $96,478,551 45
1993/08/20 10 $2,560,778   1,394 $1,837   $105,895,262 59
1993/08/27 10 $2,052,800 -20% 1,283 $1,600   $109,188,722 66
1993/09/10 9 $1,579,824   1,219 $1,296   $114,937,423 80
1993/09/17 8 $1,428,228 -10% 1,164 $1,227   $116,856,908 87

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/06/25 2 $27,147,239   1,579 $17,193   $27,147,239 7
1993/07/02 3 $21,727,379 -20% 1,601 $13,571   $48,874,618 14
1993/07/09 4 $15,550,114 -28% 1,622 $9,587   $64,424,732 21
1993/07/16 6 $11,545,976 -26% 1,657 $6,968   $75,970,708 28
1993/07/23 7 $9,249,105 -20% 1,615 $5,727   $85,219,813 35
1993/07/30 7 $7,606,386 -18% 1,458 $5,217   $92,826,199 42
1993/08/20 8 $3,801,438   1,394 $2,727   $107,135,922 63
1993/09/10 7 $2,071,081   1,219 $1,699   $115,428,680 84

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
South Korea 12/18/1993 $0 0 72 96 $75,027 2/10/2017
 
Rest of World $101,143,415
 
International Total$101,218,442 2/10/2017

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
6/6/20102919,473 73,807$179,152$668,843676