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Terms of Endearment (1983)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $108,423,489Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
88% - Certified Fresh
Audience
84% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 23rd, 1983 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG on appeal.
Running Time: 131 minutes
Franchise: Terms of Endearment
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Keywords: Dysfunctional Family
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 43 $446,504 May 18, 1984 180
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 38 $568,198 May 11, 1984 173
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 32 $855,779 May 4, 1984 166
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 29 $1,139,684 Apr 27, 1984 159
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 17 $1,613,857 Apr 20, 1984 152
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 613 $100,362,140 Apr 20, 1984 152
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7 $2,301,607 Apr 13, 1984 145
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 56 $1,095,804 Apr 6, 1984 138
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 69 $899,275 Mar 30, 1984 131
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 66 $1,258,295 Mar 23, 1984 124
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 62 $1,567,518 Mar 16, 1984 117
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 54 $1,882,893 Mar 9, 1984 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 59 $2,088,781 Mar 2, 1984 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 49 $2,808,728 Feb 24, 1984 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 24 $4,492,865 Feb 17, 1984 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 85 $2,277,981 Feb 10, 1984 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 73 $3,045,877 Feb 3, 1984 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 73 $3,383,539 Jan 27, 1984 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 112 $3,466,172 Jan 20, 1984 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 75 $5,211,394 Jan 13, 1984 54
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,307 $50,570,312 Jan 6, 1984 51
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 98 $6,234,421 Jan 6, 1984 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 62 $9,058,537 Dec 30, 1983 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 662 $4,290,254 Dec 23, 1983 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,392 $3,421,389 Dec 16, 1983 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,715 $4,245,520 Dec 9, 1983 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,955 $3,125,453 Dec 2, 1983 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,475 $3,498,813 Nov 25, 1983 5

Cast

Danny De Vito    Vernon Dahlart
Jack Nicholson    Garrett Breedlove
John Lithgow    Sam Burns
Jeff Daniels    Flap Horton
Shirley MacLaine    Aurora Greenway
Debra Winger    Emma Greenway Horton
Mary Kay Place    Doris
Albert Brooks    Rudyard Greenway

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Costumer: Women    Jennifer L. Parsons

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1983/11/25 2 $3,498,813   260 $13,457   $4,590,002 5
1983/12/02 1 $3,125,453 -11% 260 $12,021   $8,949,207 12
1983/12/09 3 $4,245,520 +36% 945 $4,493   $14,295,345 19
1983/12/16 3 $3,421,389 -19% 945 $3,621   $19,498,971 26
1983/12/23 2 $4,290,254 +25% 1,027 $4,177   $25,772,891 33
1983/12/30 1 $9,058,537 +111% 1,027 $8,820   $39,782,519 40
1984/01/06 1 $6,234,421 -31% 1,027 $6,071   $48,435,726 47
1984/01/13 1 $5,211,394 -16% 1,020 $5,109   $55,781,706 54
1984/01/20 1 $3,466,172 -33% 986 $3,515   $60,745,310 61
1984/01/27 2 $3,383,539 -2% 903 $3,747   $65,425,742 68
1984/02/03 1 $3,045,877 -10% 870 $3,501   $69,591,523 75
1984/02/10 2 $2,277,981 -25% 847 $2,689   $72,704,975 82
1984/02/17 3 $4,492,865 +97% 1,259 $3,569   $77,951,723 89
1984/02/24 4 $2,808,728 -37% 1,238 $2,269   $81,849,462 96
1984/03/02 6 $2,088,781 -26% 1,114 $1,875   $84,800,617 103
1984/03/09 6 $1,882,893 -10% 958 $1,965   $87,436,122 110
1984/03/16 7 $1,567,518 -17% 831 $1,886   $89,755,915 117
1984/03/23 9 $1,258,295 -20% 730 $1,724   $91,663,512 124
1984/03/30 12 $899,275 -29% 545 $1,650   $93,044,379 131
1984/04/06 10 $1,095,804 +22% 509 $2,153   $94,522,929 138
1984/04/13 7 $2,301,607 +110% 918 $2,507   $97,511,176 145
1984/04/20 10 $1,613,857 -30% 850 $1,899   $100,362,140 152
1984/04/27 10 $1,139,684 -29% 655 $1,740   $102,348,450 159
1984/05/04 14 $855,779 -25% 467 $1,833   $103,683,458 166
1984/05/11 16 $568,198 -34% 404 $1,406   $104,529,829 173
1984/05/18 18 $446,504 -21% 350 $1,276   $105,237,012 180

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1983/11/25 1 $4,732,565   260 $18,202   $5,823,754 9
1983/12/02 1 $4,226,071 -11% 260 $16,254   $10,049,825 16
1983/12/09 3 $6,027,757 +43% 945 $6,379   $16,077,582 23
1983/12/16 2 $5,405,055 -10% 945 $5,720   $21,482,637 30
1983/12/23 2 $9,241,345 +71% 1,027 $8,998   $30,723,982 37
1983/12/30 1 $11,477,323 +24% 1,027 $11,176   $42,201,305 44
1984/01/06 1 $8,369,007 -27% 1,027 $8,149   $50,570,312 51
1984/01/13 1 $6,708,826 -20% 1,020 $6,577   $57,279,138 58
1984/01/20 1 $4,763,065 -29% 986 $4,831   $62,042,203 65
1984/01/27 2 $4,503,443 -5% 903 $4,987   $66,545,646 72
1984/02/03 1 $3,881,348 -14% 870 $4,461   $70,426,994 79
1984/02/10 2 $3,031,864 -22% 847 $3,580   $73,458,858 86
1984/02/17 3 $5,581,876 +84% 1,259 $4,434   $79,040,734 93
1984/02/24 4 $3,671,102 -34% 1,238 $2,965   $82,711,836 100
1984/03/02 4 $2,841,393 -23% 1,114 $2,551   $85,553,229 107
1984/03/09 4 $2,635,168 -7% 958 $2,751   $88,188,397 114
1984/03/16 7 $2,216,820 -16% 831 $2,668   $90,405,217 121
1984/03/23 9 $1,739,887 -22% 730 $2,383   $92,145,104 128
1984/03/30 11 $1,282,021 -26% 545 $2,352   $93,427,125 135
1984/04/06 10 $1,782,444 +39% 509 $3,502   $95,209,569 142
1984/04/13 8 $3,538,714 +99% 918 $3,855   $98,748,283 149
1984/04/20 9 $2,460,483 -30% 850 $2,895   $101,208,766 156
1984/04/27 9 $1,618,913 -34% 655 $2,472   $102,827,679 163
1984/05/04 14 $1,133,952 -30% 467 $2,428   $103,961,631 170
1984/05/11 16 $828,877 -27% 404 $2,052   $104,790,508 177