White Nights

An expatriate Russian dancer is on a plane forced to land on Soviet territory. He is taken to an apartment in which a black American, who has married a Russian woman, lives with her. He is to become a dancer for the Kirov Academy of Ballet again, but he wishes to escape, but can he trust the American?

Grosses

Domestic (100%)
$42,160,849
Summary Details
DistributorColumbia Pictures
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Opening$477,539
21 theaters
Release Date (Wide)Nov 22, 1985 (Dec 6, 1985)
Running Time2 hr 16 min
GenresDrama Music
In Release405 days/57 weeks
Widest Release1,064 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Nov 22-2416$477,539-21-$22,739$477,5391
Dec 6-8
Post-Thanksgiving
3$4,549,095-891-$5,105$6,019,7023
Dec 13-154$3,138,677-31%889-2$3,530$10,616,8704
Dec 20-227$2,757,227-12.2%1,047+158$2,633$14,577,5375
Dec 27-296$4,812,642+74.5%1,057+10$4,553$22,335,5096
Jan 3-56$3,834,834-20.3%1,064+7$3,604$29,867,9177
Jan 10-126$2,792,363-27.2%1,062-2$2,629$33,744,9938
Jan 17-1911$2,345,831-16%1,007-55$2,329$36,891,7779
Jan 24-2610$1,556,858-33.6%1,029+22$1,512$39,186,39810
Jan 31-Feb 28$2,584,817+66%---$42,160,84911