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The World According to Garp (1982)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $30,207,324Details
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  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 2,562 $30,207,324
All Time Worldwide Box Office 3,405 $30,207,324
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 662 $30,207,324
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 810 $30,207,324
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 406 $30,207,324
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 444 $30,207,324

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 23rd, 1982 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: April 3rd, 2001 by Warner Home Video
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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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 489 $204,758 Nov 5, 1982 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 637 $187,363 Oct 29, 1982 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 481 $315,833 Oct 22, 1982 94
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 474 $575,506 Oct 1, 1982 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 497 $780,951 Sep 24, 1982 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 625 $900,466 Sep 17, 1982 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 730 $1,167,357 Sep 10, 1982 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 689 $1,886,476 Sep 3, 1982 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,226 $1,603,596 Aug 27, 1982 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,566 $1,883,834 Aug 20, 1982 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,925 $2,351,928 Aug 13, 1982 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,037 $1,766,274 Aug 6, 1982 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,410 $2,378,221 Jul 30, 1982 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,756 $2,902,088 Jul 23, 1982 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,344 $30,207,324 Jul 23, 1982 0

Cast

John Lithgow    Roberta Muldoon
Glenn Close    Jenny Fields
   Garp
Amanda Plummer    Ellen James
Swoosie Kurtz    The Hooker
Mary Beth Hurt    Helen Holm
Hume Cronyn    Mr. Fields
Jessica Tandy    Mrs. Fields
George Roy Hill    Pilot
Peter Michael Goetz    John Wolfe
Kate McGregor-Stewart    Real Estate Lady

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Story Creator    John Irving

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/07/23 4 $2,902,088   357 $8,129   $2,902,088 3
1982/07/30 7 $2,378,221 -18% 365 $6,516   $7,180,391 10
1982/08/06 10 $1,766,274 -26% 368 $4,800   $10,360,136 17
1982/08/13 8 $2,351,928 +33% 521 $4,514   $13,952,712 24
1982/08/20 9 $1,883,834 -20% 553 $3,407   $17,274,992 31
1982/08/27 7 $1,603,596 -15% 558 $2,874   $20,006,294 38
1982/09/03 8 $1,886,476 +18% 560 $3,369   $22,733,973 45
1982/09/10 7 $1,167,357 -38% 557 $2,096   $24,301,848 52
1982/09/17 9 $900,466 -23% 509 $1,769   $25,637,018 59
1982/09/24 10 $780,951 -13% 507 $1,540   $26,748,650 66
1982/10/01 13 $575,506 -26% 446 $1,290   $27,608,648 73
1982/10/22 14 $315,833   332 $951   $29,577,267 94
1982/10/29 16 $187,363 -41% 222 $844   $29,899,535 101
1982/11/05 13 $204,758 +9% 239 $857   $30,207,324 108

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/07/23 6 $4,802,170   357 $13,451   $4,802,170 7
1982/07/30 7 $3,791,692 -21% 365 $10,388   $8,593,862 14
1982/08/06 9 $3,006,922 -21% 368 $8,171   $11,600,784 21
1982/08/13 8 $3,790,374 +26% 521 $7,275   $15,391,158 28
1982/08/20 10 $3,011,540 -21% 553 $5,446   $18,402,698 35
1982/08/27 7 $2,444,799 -19% 558 $4,381   $20,847,497 42
1982/09/03 6 $2,286,994 -6% 560 $4,084   $23,134,491 49
1982/09/10 7 $1,602,061 -30% 557 $2,876   $24,736,552 56
1982/09/17 10 $1,231,147 -23% 509 $2,419   $25,967,699 63
1982/09/24 9 $1,065,443 -13% 507 $2,101   $27,033,142 70
1982/10/22 12 $450,738   332 $1,358   $29,712,172 98
1982/10/29 14 $290,394 -36% 222 $1,308   $30,002,566 105