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Young Sherlock Holmes (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $19,739,000Details
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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 (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,424 $19,739,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,480 $19,739,000

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$18,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 4th, 1985 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 109 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Amblin Entertainment, Henry Winkler, Roger Birnbaum
Production Countries: United Kingdom,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 349 $5,514,190 Dec 27, 1985 26

Cast

Nicholas Rowe    Sherlock Holmes
Alan Cox    John Watson
Sophie Ward    Elizabeth
Anthony Higgins    Rathe
Susan Fleetwood    Mrs. Dribb
Freddie Jones    Cragwitch
Nigel Stock    Waxflatter
Roger Ashton-Griffiths    Lestrade
Earl Rhodes    Dudley
Brian Oulton    Master Snelgrove
Patrick Newell    Bobster
Donald Eccles    Reverend Nesbitt
Matthew Ryan    Dudley's Friend
Matthew Blakstad    Dudley's Friend
Jonathan Lacey    Dudley's Friend
Walter Sparrow    Ethan Engel
Nadim Sawalha    Egyptian Tavern Owner
Roger Brierley    Mr. Holmes
Vivienne Chandler    Mrs. Holmes
Lockwood West    Curio Shop Owner
John Scott Martin    Cemetery Caretaker
George Malpas    School Porter
Willoughby Goddard    School Reverend
Michael Cule    Policeman with Lestrade
Ralph Tabakin    Policeman in Shop Window
Nancy Nevinson    Hotel Receptionist
Michael Hordern    Voice of Older Watson

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Chris Columbus
Story Creator    Arthur Conan Doyle
Producer    Mark Johnson
Executive Producer    Steven Spielberg
Executive Producer    Frank Marshall
Executive Producer    Kathleen Kennedy
Production Designer    Norman Reynolds
Editor    Stu Linder
Composer    Bruce Broughton
Director of Photography    Stephen Goldblatt
Associate Producer    Harry Benn
Assistant Director    Michael Murray
Second Unit Director    Andrew Grieve
Unit Production Manager    Donald Toms
Art Director    Fred Hole
Art Director    Charles Bishop
Set Decorator    Michael Ford
Second Unit Camera    Steven Smith
Visual Effects Supervisor    Dennis Muren
Pastry Sequence Motion Supervisor    David Allen
Harpy Sequence Optical Supervisor    John Ellis
Special Effects Supervisor    Kit West
Costume Designer    Raymond Hughes
Costume Supervisor    Paul Vachon
Sound Mixer    Tony Dawe
Re-recording Mixer    Bill Varney
Re-recording Mixer    Robert Thirlwell
Re-recording Mixer    Michael Casper
Supervising Sound Editor    Paul Bruce Richardson
Additional Sound Editor    Gary Wright
Additional Sound Editor    George Anderson
Additional Sound Editor    Michael J. Benavente
Additional Sound Editor    Lucy Coldsnow
Additional Sound Editor    Pamela Bentkowski
Music Editor    Curt Sobel
Make up    Peter Robb-King
Hairstylist    Joan Carpenter
Casting Director    Irene Lamb
Casting Director    Joselyn Morton
Casting Director    Mike Fenton
Casting Director    Jane Feinberg
Casting Director    Judy Taylor
Stunt Coordinator    Marc Boyle

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1985/12/06 5 $2,528,234   920 $2,748   $3,256,619 1
1985/12/13 7 $1,577,269 -38% 924 $1,707   $5,510,216 2
1985/12/20 11 $1,439,127 -9% 1,502 $958   $7,521,337 3
1985/12/27 9 $2,263,049 +57% 1,502 $1,507   $11,352,478 4
1986/01/03 9 $1,887,060 -17% 1,312 $1,438   $15,188,296 5
1986/01/10 11 $1,212,472 -36% 831 $1,459   $16,975,615 6
1986/01/17 14 $797,597 -34% 545 $1,463   $18,106,539 7

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1985/12/06 5 $3,204,562   920 $3,483   $3,932,947 2
1985/12/13 7 $2,149,263 -33% 924 $2,326   $6,082,210 3
1985/12/20 11 $3,007,219 +40% 1,502 $2,002   $9,089,429 4
1985/12/27 9 $4,211,807 +40% 1,502 $2,804   $13,301,236 5
1986/01/03 8 $2,461,907 -42% 1,312 $1,876   $15,763,143 6
1986/01/10 11 $1,545,799 -37% 831 $1,860   $17,308,942 7