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Private Lessons (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $18,064,851Details
International Box Office $1,923Details
Worldwide Box Office $18,066,774
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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 28th, 1981 (Wide) by Jensen Farley Pictures
International Releases: July 24th, 1982 (Limited) (South Korea)
Video Release: May 13th, 2014 by Cinema Epoch Video
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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 24th Weekend 31 $863,236 Feb 5, 1982 164
Theater Average 24th Weekend 49 $3,854 Feb 5, 1982 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 27 $1,188,236 Jan 29, 1982 157
Theater Average 23rd Weekend 21 $5,426 Jan 29, 1982 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 35 $1,056,158 Jan 22, 1982 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend 22 $5,900 Jan 22, 1982 150
Theater Average 19th Weekend 48 $4,264 Jan 1, 1982 129
Theater Average 13th Weekend 48 $5,622 Nov 20, 1981 87
Theater Average 12th Weekend 29 $7,008 Nov 13, 1981 80

Uncategorized

Ed Begley, Jr.    Jack Travis
Howard Hesseman    Lester Lewis
Sylvia Kristel    Nicole Mallow

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1981/08/28 9 $1,177,841   134 $8,790   $1,177,841 1
1981/09/04 8 $1,250,730 +6% 166 $7,535   $3,073,618 2
1981/09/11 6 $555,563 -56% 156 $3,561   $5,000,000 3
1981/09/18 9 $326,215 -41% 107 $3,049   $4,500,000 4
1981/09/25 11 $248,919 -24% 107 $2,326   $5,850,000 5
1981/10/16 20 $0   0     $6,424,616 8
1981/11/13 10 $756,833   108 $7,008   $8,231,180 12
1981/11/20 6 $927,611 +23% 165 $5,622   $9,000,000 13
1981/12/04 10 $406,531   165 $2,464   $11,454,417 15
1982/01/01 16 $277,150   65 $4,264   $12,900,000 19
1982/01/22 11 $1,056,158   179 $5,900   $14,733,581 22
1982/01/29 9 $1,188,236 +13% 219 $5,426   $16,970,151 23
1982/02/05 11 $863,236 -27% 224 $3,854   $18,064,851 24

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1981/08/28 9 $1,822,888   134 $13,604   $1,822,888 1
1981/09/04 5 $2,621,549 +44% 166 $15,792   $4,444,437 2
1981/09/18 7 $1,427,296   107 $13,339   $5,601,081 4
1981/11/13 8 $598,042   108 $5,537   $8,072,389 12
1982/01/22 9 $1,491,641   179 $8,333   $15,781,915 22
1982/01/29 10 $1,419,700 -5% 219 $6,483   $17,201,615 23

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