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Purple Rain (1984)

R
111 min | Drama, Music, Musical

A young musician, tormented by an abusive situation at home, must contend with a rival singer, a burgeoning romance, and his own dissatisfied band, as his star begins to rise.
Composers
Michel Colombier (music score by) | Prince (original songs composed by)
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Budget
$ 7,200,000
Opening Wknd
$ 7,766,201
Gross (USA)
$ 70,261,052
Gross (World)
$ 70,261,906
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Release date
Jul 27, 1984 (United States)

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Israel Gordon
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Gil Jacobson
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6.5 / 10 | 17,083 votes