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Sudden Impact (1983)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $67,642,693Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 9th, 1983 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R
Franchise: Dirty Harry
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Super Bowl (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 232 $5,938,994 Jan 20, 1984 45
Fastest to $50m 1,281 $50,593,409 Jan 6, 1984 35
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 183 $7,746,703 Dec 30, 1983 24
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 67 $22,059,659 Dec 30, 1983 24
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day) 233 $5,957,766 Dec 23, 1983 17
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 127 $16,965,448 Dec 23, 1983 17

Leading Cast

   Harry Callahan

Cameos

Michael V. Gazzo    Threlkis
Camryn Manheim    Girl in Elevator

Uncategorized

Sondra Locke    Jennifer Spencer
Jack Thibeau    Kruger
Pat Hingle    Chief Jannings
Carmen Argenziano    D'Ambrosia

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Lalo Schifrin    Composer

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1983/12/09 1 $9,688,561   1,530 $6,332   $9,688,561 1
1983/12/16 1 $7,143,953 -26% 1,577 $4,530   $20,881,502 2
1983/12/23 1 $5,957,766 -17% 1,602 $3,719   $30,107,952 3
1983/12/30 2 $7,746,703 +30% 1,602 $4,836   $41,852,579 4
1984/01/06 2 $5,329,062 -31% 1,582 $3,369   $49,031,633 5
1984/01/13 3 $3,739,583 -30% 1,545 $2,420   $54,332,992 6
1984/01/20 4 $2,224,640 -41% 1,357 $1,639   $57,565,914 7
1984/01/27 7 $1,743,949 -22% 1,003 $1,739   $60,129,753 8
1984/02/03 8 $1,437,746 -18% 919 $1,564   $62,110,765 9
1984/02/10 7 $1,111,692 -23% 773 $1,438   $63,670,695 10
1984/02/17 15 $881,987 -21% 568 $1,553   $64,930,406 11
1984/02/24 13 $656,570 -26% 626 $1,049   $65,763,495 12
1984/03/02 17 $498,506 -24% 516 $966   $66,493,537 13
1984/03/09 19 $461,528 -7% 445 $1,037   $67,146,037 14
1984/03/16 19 $337,523 -27% 340 $993   $67,642,693 15

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1983/12/09 1 $13,737,549   1,530 $8,979   $13,737,549 1
1983/12/16 1 $10,412,637 -24% 1,577 $6,603   $24,150,186 2
1983/12/23 1 $9,955,690 -4% 1,602 $6,215   $34,105,876 3
1983/12/30 2 $9,596,695 -4% 1,602 $5,990   $43,702,571 4
1984/01/06 2 $6,890,838 -28% 1,582 $4,356   $50,593,409 5
1984/01/13 3 $4,747,865 -31% 1,545 $3,073   $55,341,274 6
1984/01/20 4 $3,044,530 -36% 1,357 $2,244   $58,385,804 7
1984/01/27 7 $2,287,215 -25% 1,003 $2,280   $60,673,019 8
1984/02/03 8 $1,885,984 -18% 919 $2,052   $62,559,003 9
1984/02/10 7 $1,489,416 -21% 773 $1,927   $64,048,419 10
1984/02/17 14 $1,058,506 -29% 568 $1,864   $65,106,925 11
1984/02/24 13 $888,106 -16% 626 $1,419   $65,995,031 12
1984/03/02 16 $689,478 -22% 516 $1,336   $66,684,509 13
1984/03/09 17 $620,661 -10% 445 $1,395   $67,305,170 14

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