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The Boy Who Could Fly (1986)

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

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 5,266 $7,177,431
All Time Worldwide Box Office 6,630 $7,177,431

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


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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 762 $1,117,389 Oct 3, 1986 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 806 $1,606,156 Sep 26, 1986 45
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,289 $175,057 Aug 22, 1986 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,529 $204,461 Aug 15, 1986 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,465 $7,177,431 Aug 15, 1986 0

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

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records