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Born in East L.A. (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $17,355,263Details
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  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 3,634 $17,355,263
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,653 $17,355,263
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 946 $17,355,263
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,117 $17,355,263

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 21st, 1987 (Wide) by Universal
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,836 $1,154,730 Sep 11, 1987 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,760 $2,210,790 Sep 4, 1987 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,352 $2,470,800 Aug 28, 1987 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,164 $4,359,040 Aug 21, 1987 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,602 1,112 Aug 21, 1987 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,179 $17,355,263 Aug 21, 1987 0

Cast

Cheech Marin    Rudy
Daniel Stern    Jimmy
Jan-Michael Vincent    McCalister
Noble Willingham    Border Patrol sergeant
Jason Scott Lee    What's Happening Boys
Paul Rodriguez    Javier

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/08/21 2 $4,359,040   1,112 $3,920   $4,359,040 3
1987/08/28 10 $2,470,800 -43% 1,065 $2,320   $8,920,400 10
1987/09/04 10 $2,210,790 -11% 762 $2,901   $12,082,630 17
1987/09/11 10 $1,154,730 -48% 631 $1,830   $13,618,780 24

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/08/21 3 $6,449,600   1,112 $5,800   $6,449,600 7
1987/08/28 10 $3,422,240 -47% 1,065 $3,213   $9,871,840 14
1987/09/04 9 $2,592,210 -24% 762 $3,402   $12,464,050 21

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records