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The Blob (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,247,943Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 5th, 1988 (Wide) by Sony/TriStar
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Source:Remake
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,821 $1,587,894 Aug 12, 1988 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,822 $2,644,920 Aug 5, 1988 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,613 1,081 Aug 5, 1988 3

Cast

Art LaFleur    Pharmacist/Mr. Penny
Erika Eleniak    Vicki De Soto
Shawnee Smith    Meg Penny
Kevin Dillon    Brian Flagg
Joe Seneca    Dr. Meddows
Candy Clark    Fran Hewitt
Pons Maar    Theatre Manager
Chuck Russell    Theater patron

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Sound Editor    Hector Gika
First Assistant Director    Josh McLaglen

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/08/05 8 $2,644,920   1,081 $2,447   $2,644,920 3
1988/08/12 12 $1,587,894 -40% 1,081 $1,469   $5,427,814 10

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/08/05 8 $3,839,920   1,081 $3,552   $3,839,920 7