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Sudden Impact (1983)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $67,642,693Details
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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 1,091 $67,642,693
All Time Worldwide Box Office 1,950 $67,642,693
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 288 $67,642,693
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 603 $67,642,693
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 174 $67,642,693
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 287 $67,642,693

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 9th, 1983 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R
Franchise: Dirty Harry
Comparisons: vs. Tightrope
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 377 $337,523 Mar 16, 1984 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 336 $461,528 Mar 9, 1984 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 368 $498,506 Mar 2, 1984 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 335 $656,570 Feb 24, 1984 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 342 $881,987 Feb 17, 1984 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 371 $1,111,692 Feb 10, 1984 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 412 $1,437,746 Feb 3, 1984 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 509 $1,743,949 Jan 27, 1984 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 589 $2,224,640 Jan 20, 1984 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 477 $3,739,583 Jan 13, 1984 38
Fastest to $50m 1,219 $50,593,409 Jan 6, 1984 35
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 453 $5,329,062 Jan 6, 1984 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 460 $7,746,703 Dec 30, 1983 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,195 $5,957,766 Dec 23, 1983 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 1,581 $7,143,953 Dec 16, 1983 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 1,906 $9,688,561 Dec 9, 1983 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,900 1,530 Dec 9, 1983 3

Cast

   Harry Callahan
Pat Hingle    Chief Jannings
Sondra Locke    Jennifer Spencer
Jack Thibeau    Kruger
Michael V. Gazzo    Threlkis
Camryn Manheim    Girl in Elevator
Carmen Argenziano    D'Ambrosia

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Lalo Schifrin

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1983/12/09 1 $9,688,561   1,530 $6,332   $9,688,561 3
1983/12/16 1 $7,143,953 -26% 1,577 $4,530   $20,881,502 10
1983/12/23 1 $5,957,766 -17% 1,602 $3,719   $30,107,952 17
1983/12/30 2 $7,746,703 +30% 1,602 $4,836   $41,852,579 24
1984/01/06 2 $5,329,062 -31% 1,582 $3,369   $49,031,633 31
1984/01/13 3 $3,739,583 -30% 1,545 $2,420   $54,332,992 38
1984/01/20 4 $2,224,640 -41% 1,357 $1,639   $57,565,914 45
1984/01/27 7 $1,743,949 -22% 1,003 $1,739   $60,129,753 52
1984/02/03 8 $1,437,746 -18% 919 $1,564   $62,110,765 59
1984/02/10 7 $1,111,692 -23% 773 $1,438   $63,670,695 66
1984/02/17 15 $881,987 -21% 568 $1,553   $64,930,406 73
1984/02/24 13 $656,570 -26% 626 $1,049   $65,763,495 80
1984/03/02 17 $498,506 -24% 516 $966   $66,493,537 87
1984/03/09 19 $461,528 -7% 445 $1,037   $67,146,037 94
1984/03/16 19 $337,523 -27% 340 $993   $67,642,693 101

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1983/12/09 1 $13,737,549   1,530 $8,979   $13,737,549 7
1983/12/16 1 $10,412,637 -24% 1,577 $6,603   $24,150,186 14
1983/12/23 1 $9,955,690 -4% 1,602 $6,215   $34,105,876 21
1983/12/30 2 $9,596,695 -4% 1,602 $5,990   $43,702,571 28
1984/01/06 2 $6,890,838 -28% 1,582 $4,356   $50,593,409 35
1984/01/13 3 $4,747,865 -31% 1,545 $3,073   $55,341,274 42
1984/01/20 4 $3,044,530 -36% 1,357 $2,244   $58,385,804 49
1984/01/27 7 $2,287,215 -25% 1,003 $2,280   $60,673,019 56
1984/02/03 8 $1,885,984 -18% 919 $2,052   $62,559,003 63
1984/02/10 7 $1,489,416 -21% 773 $1,927   $64,048,419 70
1984/02/17 14 $1,058,506 -29% 568 $1,864   $65,106,925 77
1984/02/24 13 $888,106 -16% 626 $1,419   $65,995,031 84
1984/03/02 16 $689,478 -22% 516 $1,336   $66,684,509 91
1984/03/09 17 $620,661 -10% 445 $1,395   $67,305,170 98