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The Sure Thing (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $18,136,000Details
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  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 3501-3600) 3,557 $18,136,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4501-4600) 4,578 $18,136,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 901-1000) 923 $18,136,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 1001-1100) 1,097 $18,136,000

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 1st, 1985 (Wide) by Embassy
Video Release: March 24th, 2015 by Shout Factory
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Cast

   Walter (Gib) Gibson
Tim Robbins    Gary Cooper
Anthony Edwards    Lance
Larry Hankin    Trucker
Daphne Zuniga    Alison Bradbury
Lisa Jane Persky    Mary Ann Webster
Nicollette Sheridan    The Sure Thing
Richard Hamilton    Bartender

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins
Music Editor    Kenneth Karman

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/03/01 5 $3,124,782   1,115 $2,802   $3,124,782 3
1985/03/08 4 $2,894,217 -7% 1,086 $2,665   $6,869,924 10
1985/03/15 4 $2,690,644 -7% 1,063 $2,531   $10,428,629 17
1985/03/22 9 $1,805,776 -33% 837 $2,157   $13,012,150 24
1985/03/29 18 $676,277 -63% 382 $1,770   $14,163,457 31
1985/04/05 18 $768,591 +14% 578 $1,330   $15,249,297 38
1985/04/12 21 $446,618 -42% 373 $1,197   $16,034,157 45
1985/04/19 20 $446,582 n/c 376 $1,188   $16,518,279 52
1985/04/26 22 $285,338 -36% 253 $1,128   $16,930,000 59
1985/05/03 26 $157,206 -45% 167 $941   $17,198,347 66
1985/05/10 27 $148,688 -5% 170 $875   $17,391,265 73
1985/05/17 24 $191,851 +29% 171 $1,122   $17,655,537 80
1985/05/24 23 $142,271 -26% 122 $1,166   $17,857,951 87
1985/05/31 20 $128,278 -10% 144 $891   $18,028,587 94
1985/06/07 21 $45,173 -65% 68 $664   $18,135,531 101

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/03/01 5 $3,975,707   1,115 $3,566   $3,975,707 7
1985/03/08 4 $3,762,278 -5% 1,086 $3,464   $7,737,985 14
1985/03/15 4 $3,468,389 -8% 1,063 $3,263   $11,206,374 21
1985/03/22 10 $2,280,806 -34% 837 $2,725   $13,487,180 28
1985/03/29 17 $993,526 -56% 382 $2,601   $14,480,706 35
1985/04/05 17 $1,106,833 +11% 578 $1,915   $15,587,539 42
1985/04/12 20 $484,158 -56% 373 $1,298   $16,071,697 49
1985/04/19 19 $572,965 +18% 376 $1,524   $16,644,662 56
1985/04/26 22 $396,479 -31% 253 $1,567   $17,041,141 63
1985/05/03 25 $201,436 -49% 167 $1,206   $17,242,577 70
1985/05/10 25 $221,109 +10% 170 $1,301   $17,463,686 77
1985/05/17 20 $251,994 +14% 171 $1,474   $17,715,680 84
1985/05/24 20 $184,629 -27% 122 $1,513   $17,900,309 91
1985/05/31 16 $190,049 +3% 144 $1,320   $18,090,358 98