Adjuster:

Star Wars

Domestic Total Adj. Gross: $1,136,162,800
Domestic Lifetime Adj. Gross: $1,417,832,000
Distributor: FoxRelease Date: May 25, 1977
Genre: Sci-Fi FantasyRuntime: 2 hrs. 1 min.
MPAA Rating: PGProduction Budget: $11 million

1977
Date
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RankWeekend
Adj. Gross
%
Change
TheatersChange / Avg.Adjusted
Gross-to-Date
Week
#
May 27–301$5,548,700-43-$129,000$7,311,2001
Jun 17–193$9,952,800-157+109$63,400$46,202,0004
Jun 24–261$17,438,700+75.2%360+203$48,400$73,226,2005
Jul 1–41$26,603,500+52.6%452+92$58,900$114,785,9006
Jul 8–101$22,121,900-589-$37,600$150,383,3007
Jul 15–171$24,297,500+9.8%757+168$32,100$191,960,4008
Jul 22–241$24,988,800+2.8%843+86$29,600$235,186,1009
Jul 29–31-$22,253,600-10.9%--n/a$276,006,50010
Aug 5–71$25,684,600+15.4%1,044-$24,600$322,271,90011
Aug 12–141$23,936,200-6.8%1,074+30$22,300$365,046,10012
Aug 19–211$21,091,300-11.9%1,096+22$19,200$403,465,90013
Aug 26–281$18,702,600-11.3%1,048-48$17,800$437,536,10014
Sep 2–5-$27,620,300+47.7%--n/a$477,341,10015
Oct 21–23-$10,319,400---n/a$622,944,80018
Oct 28–301$11,754,000+13.9%739-$15,900$634,698,80020
Nov 4–61$9,376,800-20.2%665-74$14,100$647,115,70022
Nov 11–131$8,099,400-13.6%642-23$12,600$658,209,10024
Nov 18–201$6,957,500-14.1%605-37$11,500$667,228,80026
Nov 25–271$8,826,200+26.9%593-12$14,900$680,928,10027
Dec 2–41$5,695,400-35.5%561-32$10,200$688,555,20028
Dec 9–111$4,115,500-27.7%485-76$8,500$694,009,00029
Dec 16–183$3,015,000-26.7%414-71$7,300$698,431,50030

1978
Date
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RankWeekend
Adj. Gross
%
Change
TheatersChange / Avg.Adjusted
Gross-to-Date
Week
#
Feb 3–51$2,780,200-174-$16,000$704,339,80033
Mar 10–121$2,116,900-130-$16,300$719,338,40035
Mar 31–Apr 21$1,850,200-107-$17,300$726,967,30037
Apr 7–91$2,688,900+45.3%104-3$25,900$730,502,90039
Apr 14–16-$2,048,000-23.8%103-1$19,900$733,195,40041
Jul 21–231$34,582,900-1,750-$19,800n/a43

1979
Date
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RankWeekend
Adj. Gross
%
Change
TheatersChange / Avg.Adjusted
Gross-to-Date
Week
#
Aug 24–261$21,438,600-1,520-$14,100n/a44
Italics indicate four day weekend.