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Tootsie (1982)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $177,200,000Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 237 $177,200,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 814 $177,200,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 28 $177,200,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 143 $177,200,000
Leggiest Movies 24 15.79

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$15,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 17th, 1982 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: December 16th, 2014 by Criterion
MPAA Rating: PG on appeal. Originally rated R.
Running Time: 116 minutes
Comparisons: vs. Mrs. Doubtfire
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Keywords: Cross-Dressing
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 29th Weekend 28 $625,927 Jul 1, 1983 199
Biggest Domestic 28th Weekend 30 $589,250 Jun 24, 1983 192
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 26 $730,908 Jun 17, 1983 185
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 19 $948,251 Jun 10, 1983 178
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 15 $1,279,134 Jun 3, 1983 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 10 $2,439,315 May 27, 1983 164
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 207 $6,698,436 May 27, 1983 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 26 $1,221,666 May 20, 1983 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 19 $1,559,536 May 13, 1983 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 28 $1,546,976 May 6, 1983 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 20 $1,951,612 Apr 29, 1983 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 17 $2,598,623 Apr 22, 1983 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 14 $3,103,088 Apr 15, 1983 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 15 $3,430,963 Apr 8, 1983 115
Fastest to $150m 307 $151,790,700 Apr 8, 1983 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 31 $2,937,159 Apr 1, 1983 108
Easter (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 172 $8,065,532 Apr 1, 1983 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 33 $3,127,164 Mar 25, 1983 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 31 $3,579,379 Mar 18, 1983 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 30 $4,044,440 Mar 11, 1983 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 30 $4,349,058 Mar 4, 1983 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 28 $5,236,117 Feb 25, 1983 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 15 $7,524,261 Feb 18, 1983 66
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 3-Day) 141 $7,524,261 Feb 18, 1983 66
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 72 $20,661,860 Feb 18, 1983 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 66 $4,747,425 Feb 11, 1983 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 55 $6,523,267 Feb 4, 1983 52
Fastest to $100m 543 $100,398,200 Feb 4, 1983 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 65 $7,325,537 Jan 28, 1983 45
Super Bowl (All Movies, 3-Day) 74 $7,325,537 Jan 28, 1983 45
Super Bowl (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 16 $20,116,157 Jan 28, 1983 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 80 $8,407,104 Jan 21, 1983 38
Fastest to $50m 1,063 $55,155,149 Jan 7, 1983 24
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 105 $11,222,714 Dec 31, 1982 17
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 21 $33,019,210 Dec 31, 1982 17
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day) 181 $7,469,326 Dec 24, 1982 10
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 75 $21,976,078 Dec 24, 1982 10

Cast

   Michael Dorsey/Dorothy Michaels
Jessica Lange    Julie Nichols
Teri Garr    Sandy
Dabney Coleman    Ron Carlisle
Charles Durning    Les Nichols
Bill Murray    Jeff
Sydney Pollack    George Fields
George Gaynes    John Van Horn
Geena Davis    April
Doris Belack    Rita
Ellen Foley    Jacqui
Peter Gatto    Rick
Lynne Thigpen    Jo
Estelle Getty    Middle-aged woman
John Kapelos    Actor at Party

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1982/12/17 1 $5,540,470   943 $5,875   $5,540,470 1
1982/12/24 1 $7,469,326 +35% 964 $7,748   $18,109,741 2
1982/12/31 1 $11,222,714 +50% 1,020 $11,003   $39,886,555 3
1983/01/07 1 $10,553,488 -6% 1,115 $9,465   $55,155,149 4
1983/01/14 1 $9,487,210 -10% 1,190 $7,972   $69,277,527 5
1983/01/21 1 $8,407,104 -11% 1,214 $6,925   $81,181,848 6
1983/01/28 1 $7,325,537 -13% 1,222 $5,995   $91,621,405 7
1983/02/04 1 $6,523,267 -11% 1,222 $5,338   $100,398,200 8
1983/02/11 1 $4,747,425 -27% 1,215 $3,907   $106,522,676 9
1983/02/18 1 $7,524,261 +58% 1,197 $6,286   $116,147,056 10
1983/02/25 1 $5,236,117 -30% 1,216 $4,306   $122,866,401 11
1983/03/04 1 $4,349,058 -17% 1,221 $3,562   $128,631,608 12
1983/03/11 1 $4,044,440 -7% 1,214 $3,331   $133,976,164 13
1983/03/18 2 $3,579,379 -11% 1,185 $3,021   $138,733,218 14
1983/03/25 4 $3,127,164 -13% 1,027 $3,045   $143,212,352 15
1983/04/01 4 $2,937,159 -6% 1,049 $2,800   $147,185,684 16
1983/04/08 1 $3,430,963 +17% 1,092 $3,142   $151,790,700 17
1983/04/15 3 $3,103,088 -10% 1,064 $2,916   $155,715,701 18
1983/04/22 3 $2,598,623 -16% 976 $2,663   $159,053,728 19
1983/04/29 3 $1,951,612 -25% 865 $2,256   $161,414,932 20
1983/05/06 4 $1,546,976 -21% 805 $1,922   $163,485,230 21
1983/05/13 6 $1,559,536 +1% 759 $2,055   $165,339,970 22
1983/05/20 9 $1,221,666 -22% 689 $1,773   $166,914,703 23
1983/05/27 6 $2,439,315 +100% 835 $2,921   $169,884,870 24
1983/06/03 10 $1,279,134 -48% 775 $1,650   $171,541,171 25
1983/06/10 9 $948,251 -26% 723 $1,312   $173,019,532 26
1983/06/17 10 $730,908 -23% 723 $1,011   $174,141,310 27
1983/06/24 13 $589,250 -19% 640 $921   $175,149,889 28
1983/07/01 14 $625,927 +6% 407 $1,538   $176,188,774 29

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1982/12/17 1 $10,640,415   943 $11,284   $10,640,415 1
1982/12/24 1 $18,023,426 +69% 964 $18,697   $28,663,841 2
1982/12/31 1 $15,937,820 -12% 1,020 $15,625   $44,601,661 3
1983/01/07 1 $15,188,656 -5% 1,115 $13,622   $59,790,317 4
1983/01/14 1 $12,984,427 -15% 1,190 $10,911   $72,774,744 5
1983/01/21 1 $11,521,124 -11% 1,214 $9,490   $84,295,868 6
1983/01/28 1 $9,579,065 -17% 1,222 $7,839   $93,874,933 7
1983/02/04 1 $7,900,318 -18% 1,222 $6,465   $101,775,251 8
1983/02/11 1 $6,847,544 -13% 1,215 $5,636   $108,622,795 9
1983/02/18 1 $9,007,489 +32% 1,197 $7,525   $117,630,284 10
1983/02/25 1 $6,652,266 -26% 1,216 $5,471   $124,282,550 11
1983/03/04 1 $5,649,174 -15% 1,221 $4,627   $129,931,724 12
1983/03/11 1 $5,222,115 -8% 1,214 $4,302   $135,153,839 13
1983/03/18 2 $4,931,349 -6% 1,185 $4,161   $140,085,188 14
1983/03/25 5 $4,163,337 -16% 1,027 $4,054   $144,248,525 15
1983/04/01 4 $4,111,212 -1% 1,049 $3,919   $148,359,737 16
1983/04/08 1 $4,252,876 +3% 1,092 $3,895   $152,612,613 17
1983/04/15 3 $3,842,492 -10% 1,064 $3,611   $156,455,105 18
1983/04/22 4 $3,008,215 -22% 976 $3,082   $159,463,320 19
1983/04/29 5 $2,474,934 -18% 865 $2,861   $161,938,254 20
1983/05/06 4 $1,842,180 -26% 805 $2,288   $163,780,434 21
1983/05/13 6 $1,912,603 +4% 759 $2,520   $165,693,037 22
1983/05/20 8 $1,752,518 -8% 689 $2,544   $167,445,555 23
1983/05/27 8 $2,816,482 +61% 835 $3,373   $170,262,037 24
1983/06/03 11 $1,809,244 -36% 775 $2,335   $172,071,281 25
1983/06/10 9 $1,339,121 -26% 723 $1,852   $173,410,402 26
1983/06/17 11 $1,150,237 -14% 723 $1,591   $174,560,639 27
1983/06/24 13 $1,002,208 -13% 640 $1,566   $175,562,847 28