Follow us on

Big Top Pee-Wee (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $15,122,324Details
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
35% - Rotten
Audience
30% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 22nd, 1988 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG
Franchise: Pee Wee
Comparisons: Create your own comparison chart…
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,452 $2,231,515 Jul 29, 1988 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,046 $4,625,004 Jul 22, 1988 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,302 1,256 Jul 22, 1988 3

Cast

Kris Kristofferson    Mace Montana
Penelope Ann Miller    Winnie
Valeria Golino    Gina Piccolapupula
Paul Reubens    Pee-wee Herman
Benicio Del Toro    Duke the Dog-Faced Boy
Randal Kleiser    Popcorn Vendor
Matthias Hues    Oscar the Liontamer

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Danny Elfman

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/07/22 7 $4,625,004   1,256 $3,682   $4,625,004 3
1988/07/29 10 $2,231,515 -52% 1,256 $1,777   $9,273,398 10

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/07/22 7 $7,041,883   1,256 $5,607   $7,041,883 7