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The Escape Artist (1982)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $23,323Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 13,201-13,300) 13,221 $23,323
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 18,401-18,500) 18,419 $23,323

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 28th, 1982 (Wide) by Orion Pictures
Video Release: June 17th, 2014 by PBS
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States


Teri Garr    Arlene
Joan Hackett    Aunt Sibyl
Gabriel Dell    Uncle Burke
Elizabeth Daily    Sandra
Desi Arnaz    Mayor Leon Quinones
John P. Ryan    Vernon
M. Emmet Walsh    Fritz
Griffin O'Neal    Danny Masters
Jackie Coogan    Magic Shop Owner
Raul Julia    Stu Quinones
Harry Caesar    Sax Player

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Production and Technical Credits

Jane Jenkins    Casting Director

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1982/05/28 16 $23,323   2 $11,662   $23,323 1

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