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Boyz n the Hood (1991)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $56,190,094Details
International Box Office $10,540Details
Worldwide Box Office $56,200,634
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
96% - Certified Fresh
Audience
93% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$6,500,000
Domestic Releases: July 12th, 1991 (Limited) by Sony Pictures
International Releases: October 25th, 1991 (Limited) (United Kingdom)
October 28th, 2016 (Limited), released as Boyz 'N The Hood (Re: 2016) (United Kingdom)
MPAA Rating: R for language, violence and sensuality.
Comparisons: vs. Straight Outta Compton
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Keywords: Black Urban, African-American
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 457 $1,272,219 Sep 6, 1991 59
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,348 $50,977,803 Sep 6, 1991 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 485 $1,789,749 Aug 30, 1991 52
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,041 $1,924,538 Aug 16, 1991 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,326 $2,312,734 Aug 9, 1991 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,310 $3,630,377 Aug 2, 1991 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,531 $4,740,995 Jul 26, 1991 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,520 $7,305,965 Jul 19, 1991 10
Biggest July Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 507 $10,023,462 Jul 12, 1991 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,819 $10,023,462 Jul 12, 1991 3

Cast

Regina King    Shalika
John Singleton    Mailman
Cuba Gooding, Jr.    Tre Styles
   Doughboy
Nia Long    Brandi
Morris Chestnut    Ricky Barker
Laurence Fishburne    Furious Styles
Angela Bassett    Reva Deveraux

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for July 19th, 2011

July 18th, 2011

Looking at the overall strength of the home market releases this week and there's not a lot to look forward to. If you don't count Rango, which came out on Blu-ray / DVD on Friday, then the biggest hit of the week is Limitless. That film is worth picking up on Blu-ray, but it's not exactly Pick of the Week material. In fact, the best release on this week's list is Once Upon a Time in America, which made its Blu-ray debut at the end of May, but the screener arrived very late. Despite this, I'm awarding it the Pick of the Week. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1991/07/12 3 $10,023,462   829 $12,091   $10,023,462 3
1991/07/19 4 $7,305,965 -27% 901 $8,109   $22,535,245 10
1991/07/26 5 $4,740,995 -35% 917 $5,170   $30,885,888 17
1991/08/02 4 $3,630,377 -23% 881 $4,121   $37,066,018 24
1991/08/09 9 $2,312,734 -36% 830 $2,786   $41,192,390 31
1991/08/16 9 $1,924,538 -17% 895 $2,150   $44,266,736 38
1991/08/30 11 $1,789,749   877 $2,041   $49,374,487 52
1991/09/06 10 $1,272,219 -29% 926 $1,374   $50,977,803 59

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1991/07/12 3 $15,229,280   829 $18,371   $15,229,280 7
1991/07/19 4 $10,915,613 -28% 901 $12,115   $26,144,893 14
1991/07/26 6 $7,290,748 -33% 917 $7,951   $33,435,641 21
1991/08/02 5 $5,444,015 -25% 881 $6,179   $38,879,656 28
1991/08/09 9 $3,462,542 -36% 830 $4,172   $42,342,198 35
1991/08/30 10 $2,120,846   877 $2,418   $49,705,584 56

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
United Kingdom 10/25/1991 $0 0 23 23 $10,540 11/4/2016
 
International Total$10,540 11/4/2016