American Dreamer

Frustrated housewife/writer Cathy Palmer ghostwrites a story about Rebecca Ryan, a dashing international spy, and wins a trip to Paris. While there, she is involved in an accident, and awakens in the hospital believing she IS Rebecca Ryan. Much craziness ensues as she meets the writer of the Rebecca Ryan books, thwarts real international spies, and eventually gets her memory back.


Domestic (100%)
Summary Details
DistributorWarner Bros.
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801 theaters
Release DateOct 26, 1984
Running Time1 hr 45 min
GenresComedy Crime Romance Thriller
In Release70 days/10 weeks
Widest Release801 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Oct 26-288$1,580,990-801-$1,973$1,580,9901
Nov 2-49$1,430,686-9.5%762-39$1,877$3,433,5342