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Weekend Box Office


May 20-22, 1983
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TWLWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
14 14 Local Hero WB $455,611 -11.8% 198 -9 $2,301 $5,011,777 - 14
13 13 The Outsiders WB $470,627 -10.6% 482 -20 $976 $24,988,729 - 9
12 N Poltergeist (re-issue) MGM $536,108 - 593 - $904 $536,108 - 1
11 9 Gandhi Col. $582,746 -30.4% 346 -44 $1,684 $50,498,856 - 24
10 12 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Uni. $798,984 +43.9% 497 +84 $1,607 $349,527,852 $10.5 50
9 7 Tootsie Col. $1,221,666 -21.7% 689 -70 $1,773 $166,914,703 $21 23
8 4 Doctor Detroit Uni. $1,433,582 -40.9% 795 -514 $1,803 $9,131,582 - 3
7 5 Cheech & Chong Still Smokin' Par. $1,481,268 -24.7% 663 -31 $2,234 $8,185,008 - 3
6 8 Valley Girl Atl $1,610,339 +41.2% 342 +115 $4,708 $7,713,540 $0.35 4
5 15 My Tutor Crwn $2,367,825 +486.6% 500 +181 $4,735 $13,397,434 - 12
4 3 Flashdance Par. $3,524,875 +2.1% 1,015 +45 $3,472 $30,357,538 - 6
3 2 Breathless Orion $3,776,364 -13.9% 1,166 +5 $3,238 $9,908,426 - 2
2 1 Blue Thunder Col. $6,153,893 -25.5% 1,539 - $3,998 $17,478,900 - 2
1 N Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone Col. $7,053,016 - 1,338 - $5,271 $7,053,016 $14.4 1
TOTAL (14 MOVIES):$31,466,904+7.9%10,163-271$3,096 
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* Production Budget in millions. On average, studios earn approximately 55 percent of the final gross.


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