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St. Elmo’s Fire (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $37,800,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,165 $37,800,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,116 $37,800,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 601-700) 672 $37,800,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 994 $37,800,000

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$10,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 28th, 1985 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: R
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Independence Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 218 $10,259,171 Jul 5, 1985 10

Lead Ensemble Members

   Billy
   Jules Jacoby
   Kirby Keger
   Leslie Hunter
   Alec Newbary
   Wendy Beamish
   Kevin Dolenz

Supporting Cast

Martin Balsam    Mr. Beamish
Andie MacDowell    Dale Biberman

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Lauren Shuler Donner    Producer

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1985/06/28 4 $6,128,157   1,204 $5,090   $6,128,157 1
1985/07/05 6 $4,060,207 -34% 1,207 $3,364   $14,088,021 2
1985/07/12 8 $2,915,667 -28% 1,091 $2,672   $19,134,189 3
1985/07/19 8 $2,288,553 -22% 920 $2,488   $23,255,788 4
1985/07/26 9 $1,616,020 -29% 754 $2,143   $26,111,818 5
1985/08/02 11 $1,346,770 -17% 698 $1,929   $28,549,152 6
1985/08/09 15 $963,876 -28% 585 $1,648   $30,276,077 7
1985/08/16 19 $598,625 -38% 453 $1,321   $31,409,141 8
1985/08/23 20 $527,469 -12% 390 $1,352   $32,443,677 9
1985/08/30 23 $603,602 +14% 402 $1,501   $33,355,312 10
1985/09/06 14 $892,644 +48% 710 $1,257   $34,493,638 11
1985/09/13 11 $838,886 -6% 727 $1,154   $35,684,706 12
1985/09/20 8 $780,830 -7% 697 $1,120   $36,754,543 13
1985/09/27 13 $468,191 -40% 565 $829   $37,589,817 14

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1985/06/28 4 $10,027,814   1,204 $8,329   $10,027,814 1
1985/07/05 5 $6,190,708 -38% 1,207 $5,129   $16,218,522 2
1985/07/12 8 $4,748,713 -23% 1,091 $4,353   $20,967,235 3
1985/07/19 8 $3,528,563 -26% 920 $3,835   $24,495,798 4
1985/07/26 8 $2,706,584 -23% 754 $3,590   $27,202,382 5
1985/08/02 11 $2,109,819 -22% 698 $3,023   $29,312,201 6
1985/08/09 15 $1,498,315 -29% 585 $2,561   $30,810,516 7
1985/08/16 18 $1,105,692 -26% 453 $2,441   $31,916,208 8
1985/08/23 17 $835,502 -24% 390 $2,142   $32,751,710 9
1985/08/30 22 $849,284 +2% 402 $2,113   $33,600,994 10
1985/09/06 11 $1,244,826 +47% 710 $1,753   $34,845,820 11
1985/09/13 11 $1,127,893 -9% 727 $1,551   $35,973,713 12
1985/09/20 7 $1,147,913 +2% 697 $1,647   $37,121,626 13

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