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To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $17,307,019Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 1st, 1985 (Wide) by MGM
Video Release: June 22nd, 1990 by MGM Video
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Keywords: Film Noir
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,325 $96,625 Jan 24, 1986 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,288 $134,471 Jan 17, 1986 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,365 $155,458 Jan 10, 1986 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,504 $181,482 Jan 3, 1986 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,971 $149,807 Dec 27, 1985 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,748 $99,677 Dec 20, 1985 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,079 $309,584 Dec 13, 1985 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,338 $436,469 Dec 6, 1985 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,180 $1,040,005 Nov 29, 1985 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,654 $1,327,066 Nov 22, 1985 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,914 $1,906,512 Nov 15, 1985 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,283 $2,533,091 Nov 8, 1985 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,441 $3,551,761 Nov 1, 1985 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,591 1,100 Nov 1, 1985 3

Cast

Willem Dafoe    Rick Masters
John Turturro    Carl Cody
Dean Stockwell    Bob Grimer
Jane Leeves    Serena
William L. Petersen    Richard Chance
Steve James    Jeff Rice

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/11/01 2 $3,551,761   1,100 $3,229   $3,551,761 3
1985/11/08 4 $2,533,091 -29% 1,130 $2,242   $7,408,930 10
1985/11/15 6 $1,906,512 -25% 1,031 $1,849   $10,273,556 17
1985/11/22 7 $1,327,066 -30% 783 $1,695   $12,256,869 24
1985/11/29 8 $1,040,005 -22% 682 $1,525   $13,977,150 31
1985/12/06 11 $436,469 -58% 682 $640   $14,685,444 38
1985/12/13 12 $309,584 -29% 548 $565   $15,162,456 45
1985/12/20 17 $99,677 -68% 167 $597   $15,416,254 52
1985/12/27 20 $149,807 +50% 185 $810   $15,646,849 59
1986/01/03 19 $181,482 +21% 252 $720   $15,964,174 66
1986/01/10 21 $155,458 -14% 237 $656   $16,210,255 73
1986/01/17 29 $134,471 -14% 187 $719   $16,414,093 80
1986/01/24 31 $96,625 -28% 178 $543   $16,570,320 87

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/11/01 2 $4,875,839   1,100 $4,433   $4,875,839 7
1985/11/08 3 $3,491,205 -28% 1,130 $3,090   $8,367,044 14
1985/11/15 4 $2,562,759 -27% 1,031 $2,486   $10,929,803 21
1985/11/22 7 $2,007,342 -22% 783 $2,564   $12,937,145 28
1985/11/29 8 $1,311,830 -35% 682 $1,924   $14,248,975 35
1985/12/06 11 $603,897 -54% 682 $885   $14,852,872 42
1985/12/13 12 $463,705 -23% 548 $846   $15,316,577 49
1985/12/20 17 $180,465 -61% 167 $1,081   $15,497,042 56
1985/12/27 19 $285,650 +58% 185 $1,544   $15,782,692 63
1986/01/03 19 $272,105 -5% 252 $1,080   $16,054,797 70
1986/01/10 20 $224,825 -17% 237 $949   $16,279,622 77
1986/01/17 26 $194,073 -14% 187 $1,038   $16,473,695 84