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Trading Places (1983)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $90,400,000Details
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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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 8th, 1983 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: September 24th, 2002 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R
Comparisons: vs. Coming to America
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Keywords: Rags to Riches, Prostitution, Gambling, Confidence Men
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 18th Weekend 95 $837,069 Oct 7, 1983 124
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 82 $1,185,709 Sep 30, 1983 117
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 89 $2,066,175 Sep 2, 1983 89
Fastest to $50m 1,281 $53,078,205 Jul 15, 1983 40

Cast

   Louis Winthorpe III
Ralph Bellamy    Randolph Duke
Don Ameche    Mortimer Duke
   Billy Ray Valentine
Paul Gleason    Clarence Beeks
Jamie Lee Curtis    Ophelia
Bo Diddley    Pawnbroker
Frank Oz    Corrupt Cop
Denholm Elliott    Coleman
James Belushi    Harvey
Eddie Jones    Cop #3
Giancarlo Esposito    Cellmate #2
Bill Cobbs    Bartender
Philip Bosco    Doctor

Production and Technical Credits

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1983/06/10 3 $7,348,200   1,375 $5,344   $9,040,132 5
1983/06/17 3 $7,006,620 -5% 1,387 $5,052   $20,107,968 12
1983/06/24 5 $5,501,727 -21% 1,368 $4,022   $29,582,273 19
1983/07/01 3 $6,537,144 +19% 1,290 $5,068   $39,336,962 26
1983/07/08 2 $4,759,835 -27% 1,280 $3,719   $46,265,956 33
1983/07/15 4 $4,304,788 -10% 1,227 $3,508   $53,078,205 40
1983/07/22 6 $3,854,140 -10% 1,170 $3,294   $59,304,502 47
1983/07/29 7 $3,043,667 -21% 1,040 $2,927   $64,266,216 54
1983/08/05 7 $2,659,513 -13% 945 $2,814   $68,487,723 61
1983/08/12 6 $2,378,675 -11% 880 $2,703   $72,268,923 68
1983/08/19 9 $1,877,435 -21% 785 $2,392   $75,420,736 75
1983/08/26 9 $1,589,421 -15% 732 $2,171   $77,922,508 82
1983/09/02 8 $2,066,175 +30% 750 $2,755   $80,625,915 89
1983/09/09 8 $1,279,288 -38% 750 $1,706   $82,263,931 96
1983/09/16 9 $1,174,474 -8% 750 $1,566   $83,879,023 103
1983/09/23 10 $1,038,479 -12% 698 $1,488   $85,285,760 110
1983/09/30 8 $1,185,709 +14% 790 $1,501   $86,757,964 117
1983/10/07 11 $837,069 -29% 690 $1,213   $87,914,026 124
1983/10/14 11 $542,383 -35% 509 $1,066   $88,621,914 131

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1983/06/10 3 $11,409,416   1,375 $8,298   $13,101,348 9
1983/06/17 3 $10,979,198 -4% 1,387 $7,916   $24,080,546 16
1983/06/24 5 $8,719,272 -21% 1,368 $6,374   $32,799,818 23
1983/07/01 3 $8,706,303 n/c 1,290 $6,749   $41,506,121 30
1983/07/08 2 $7,267,296 -17% 1,280 $5,678   $48,773,417 37
1983/07/15 4 $6,676,945 -8% 1,227 $5,442   $55,450,362 44
1983/07/22 6 $5,772,187 -14% 1,170 $4,933   $61,222,549 51
1983/07/29 7 $4,605,661 -20% 1,040 $4,429   $65,828,210 58
1983/08/05 7 $4,062,038 -12% 945 $4,298   $69,890,248 65
1983/08/12 6 $3,653,053 -10% 880 $4,151   $73,543,301 72
1983/08/19 9 $2,789,786 -24% 785 $3,554   $76,333,087 79
1983/08/26 10 $2,226,653 -20% 732 $3,042   $78,559,740 86
1983/09/02 8 $2,424,903 +9% 750 $3,233   $80,984,643 93
1983/09/09 8 $1,719,906 -29% 750 $2,293   $82,704,549 100
1983/09/16 9 $1,542,732 -10% 750 $2,057   $84,247,281 107
1983/09/23 10 $1,324,974 -14% 698 $1,898   $85,572,255 114
1983/09/30 7 $1,504,702 +14% 790 $1,905   $87,076,957 121
1983/10/07 10 $1,002,574 -33% 690 $1,453   $88,079,531 128