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The Boy Who Could Fly (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,177,431Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
71% - Fresh
Audience
69% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 15th, 1986 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 750 $1,117,389 Oct 3, 1986 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 795 $1,606,156 Sep 26, 1986 45
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,188 $175,057 Aug 22, 1986 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,426 $204,461 Aug 15, 1986 3

Cast

Bonnie Bedelia    Charlene Michaelson
Fred Gwynne    Uncle Hugo Gibb
Colleen Dewhurst    Mrs. Sherman
Fred Savage    Louis Michaelson
Louise Fletcher    Psychiatrist
Jason Priestley    Gary
John Carpenter    The Coupe De Villes
Jay Underwood    Eric Gibb

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Bruce Broughton

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/08/15 27 $204,461   39 $5,243   $204,461 3
1986/08/22 27 $175,057 -14% 40 $4,376   $519,711 10
1986/09/26 4 $1,606,156   661 $2,430   $3,228,407 45
1986/10/03 8 $1,117,389 -30% 664 $1,683   $4,730,080 52

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/08/15 26 $344,654   39 $8,837   $344,654 7
1986/09/26 4 $1,990,440   661 $3,011   $3,612,691 49