Domestic 1983 Weekend 49

December 9-11, 1983

RankLWRelease Distributor Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeks
1-Sudden ImpactWarner Bros. $9,688,561-1,530-$6,332$9,688,5611
2-ScarfaceUniversal Pictures $4,597,536-996-$4,616$4,597,5361
31Terms of EndearmentParamount Pictures $4,245,520+35.8%945+685$4,492$14,295,3493
4-ChristineColumbia Pictures $3,408,904-1,045-$3,262$3,408,9041
5-YentlMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $3,050,219-501-$6,088-4
62A Christmas StoryMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $1,773,767-33.3%854-70$2,077$12,800,3624
73The Big ChillColumbia Pictures $1,102,466-45.9%793-39$1,390$40,118,25511
84Never Say Never AgainWarner Bros. $666,311-49.8%718-226$928$51,284,24410
95The Smurfs and the Magic FluteAtlantic Releasing Corporation $631,140-38.2%207-36$3,048$5,330,98310
106All the Right MovesTwentieth Century Fox $440,202-53%699-191$629$16,936,4788
118Educating RitaColumbia Pictures $396,723-47.4%395-10$1,004$9,337,55412
1211The Right StuffWarner Bros. $368,225-46%184-51$2,001$11,922,9878
1313Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the JediTwentieth Century Fox $158,486-33.9%94-17$1,686$244,583,98229