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The Toy (1982)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $47,118,057Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 10th, 1982 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 394 $704,313 Feb 18, 1983 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 473 $811,865 Feb 11, 1983 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 544 $1,045,749 Feb 4, 1983 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 533 $1,631,957 Jan 28, 1983 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 658 $1,940,159 Jan 21, 1983 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 648 $2,971,903 Jan 14, 1983 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 723 $4,043,772 Jan 7, 1983 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 862 $5,185,063 Dec 31, 1982 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,721 $4,205,969 Dec 24, 1982 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,229 $4,809,838 Dec 17, 1982 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,518 $6,322,804 Dec 10, 1982 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,100 1,381 Dec 10, 1982 3

Cast

Richard Pryor    Jack Brown
Ned Beatty    Mr. Morehouse
Jackie Gleason    Ulysses Simpson 'U.S.' Bates
Steve Kahan    State Trooper
Alex Hyde-White   

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/12/10 1 $6,322,804   1,381 $4,578   $6,322,804 3
1982/12/17 2 $4,809,838 -24% 1,489 $3,230   $13,145,571 10
1982/12/24 2 $4,205,969 -13% 1,542 $2,728   $20,340,892 17
1982/12/31 3 $5,185,063 +23% 1,541 $3,365   $30,502,112 24
1983/01/07 5 $4,043,772 -22% 1,459 $2,772   $35,235,457 31
1983/01/14 5 $2,971,903 -27% 1,327 $2,240   $39,012,410 38
1983/01/21 6 $1,940,159 -35% 1,012 $1,917   $41,631,858 45
1983/01/28 6 $1,631,957 -16% 967 $1,688   $43,716,628 52
1983/02/04 11 $1,045,749 -36% 725 $1,442   $45,152,984 59
1983/02/11 11 $811,865 -22% 617 $1,316   $46,182,747 66
1983/02/18 15 $704,313 -13% 413 $1,705   $47,118,057 73

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/12/10 1 $8,335,733   1,381 $6,036   $8,335,733 7
1982/12/17 2 $7,799,190 -6% 1,489 $5,238   $16,134,923 14
1982/12/24 3 $9,182,126 +18% 1,542 $5,955   $25,317,049 21
1982/12/31 6 $5,874,636 -36% 1,541 $3,812   $31,191,685 28
1983/01/07 5 $4,848,822 -17% 1,459 $3,323   $36,040,507 35
1983/01/14 5 $3,651,192 -25% 1,327 $2,751   $39,691,699 42
1983/01/21 7 $2,392,972 -34% 1,012 $2,365   $42,084,671 49
1983/01/28 7 $2,022,564 -15% 967 $2,092   $44,107,235 56
1983/02/04 12 $1,263,647 -38% 725 $1,743   $45,370,882 63
1983/02/11 10 $1,042,862 -17% 617 $1,690   $46,413,744 70