Desperately Seeking Susan

A bored New Jersey suburban housewife's fascination with a kooky character she's read about in the personal columns leads to her being mistaken for the woman herself.

Grosses

Domestic (100%)
$27,398,584
Summary Details
DistributorOrion Pictures
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Opening$1,526,098
268 theaters
Release Date (Wide)Mar 29, 1985 (Apr 12, 1985)
Running Time1 hr 44 min
GenresComedy Drama
In Release278 days/39 weeks
Widest Release1,108 theaters
DateRankWeekly %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeek
Mar 29-Apr 413$2,386,344-268-$8,904$2,386,3441
Apr 5-1112$2,569,101+7.7%326+58$7,880$4,955,4452
Apr 12-185$3,533,083+37.5%760+434$4,648$8,488,5283
Apr 19-255$3,564,327+0.9%1,108+348$3,216$12,052,8554
Apr 26-May 26$2,708,422-24%1,008-100$2,686$14,761,2775
May 3-98$2,028,636-25.1%824-184$2,461$16,789,9136
May 10-169$1,654,017-18.5%693-131$2,386$18,443,9307
May 17-237$1,807,688+9.3%713+20$2,535$20,251,6188
May 24-308$1,389,980-23.1%597-116$2,328$21,641,5989
May 31-Jun 68$1,191,181-14.3%618+21$1,927$22,832,77910
Jun 7-139$1,064,137-10.7%530-88$2,007$23,896,91611
Jun 14-2012$894,016-16%453-77$1,973$24,790,93212