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Sudden Impact (1983)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $67,642,693Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

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

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 373 $337,523 Mar 16, 1984 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 330 $461,528 Mar 9, 1984 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 361 $498,506 Mar 2, 1984 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 329 $656,570 Feb 24, 1984 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 337 $881,987 Feb 17, 1984 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 367 $1,111,692 Feb 10, 1984 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 406 $1,437,746 Feb 3, 1984 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 502 $1,743,949 Jan 27, 1984 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 582 $2,224,640 Jan 20, 1984 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 469 $3,739,583 Jan 13, 1984 38
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,202 $50,593,409 Jan 6, 1984 35
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 444 $5,329,062 Jan 6, 1984 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 450 $7,746,703 Dec 30, 1983 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,180 $5,957,766 Dec 23, 1983 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,564 $7,143,953 Dec 16, 1983 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,882 $9,688,561 Dec 9, 1983 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,868 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

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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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