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Casper (1995)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $100,328,194Details
International Box Office $181,971,806
Worldwide Box Office $282,300,000
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
44% - Rotten
Audience
49% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$55,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 26th, 1995 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: September 2nd, 2014 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG for mild language and thematic elements
Running Time: 100 minutes
Comparisons: vs. Toy Story
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Keywords: Hauntings, Visual Effects, Live Action Cartoon, Gratuitous Cameos, Young Child Dealing with the Death of a Parent, Death of a Spouse or Fiancée / Fiancé, Possessed, Treasure Hunters
Source:Based on TV
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Companies: Amblin Entertainment, Universal Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 329 $201,315 Sep 22, 1995 122
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 604 $100,036,060 Sep 15, 1995 119
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 236 $374,850 Sep 15, 1995 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 214 $511,820 Sep 8, 1995 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 144 $979,040 Sep 1, 1995 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 170 $970,175 Aug 25, 1995 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 166 $1,203,960 Aug 18, 1995 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 152 $1,508,900 Aug 11, 1995 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 302 $1,010,015 Aug 4, 1995 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 690 $508,740 Jul 28, 1995 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 681 $758,515 Jul 21, 1995 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 625 $1,359,070 Jul 14, 1995 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 617 $2,107,095 Jul 7, 1995 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 703 $2,782,760 Jun 30, 1995 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 518 $4,909,925 Jun 23, 1995 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 593 $6,630,585 Jun 16, 1995 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 478 $10,927,555 Jun 9, 1995 17
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 822 $54,988,560 Jun 9, 1995 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 676 $13,409,610 Jun 2, 1995 10
Biggest June Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 331 $13,409,610 Jun 2, 1995 10
Biggest May Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 156 $22,091,975 May 26, 1995 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 734 $22,091,975 May 26, 1995 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 1,147 $22,091,975 May 26, 1995 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,246 2,714 May 26, 1995 3

Cast

   Kat
   Dr. Harvey
Cathy Moriarty    Carrigan
Eric Idle    Dibs
Joe Nipote    Stretch
Joe Alaskey    Stinkie
Brad Garrett    Fatso
Garette Ratliff Henson    Vic
Jessica Wesson    Amber
Amy Brenneman    Amelia
   Voice of Casper
Chauncey Leopardi    Nicky
Spencer Vrooman    Andreas
Ben Stein    Rugg
Don Novello    Father Guido Sarducci
Mr. Rogers    Himself
Terry Murphy    Herself
Ernestine Mercer    Woman Being Interviewed
Douglas J.O. Bruckner    Voice of Reporter
Rodney Dangerfield    Himself
John Kassir    Voice of The Crypt Keeper
Wesley Thompson    Mr. Curtis
Michael Dubrow    Student #1
J.J. Anderson    Student #2
Jess Harnell    Voice of Arnold
Michael McCarty    Drunk in Bar
Micah Winkelspecht    Student
Mike Simmrin    Phantom
Devon Sawa    Casper on Screen

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Colin Wilson
Screenwriter    Sherri Stoner
Screenwriter    Deanna Oliver
Executive Producer    Steven Spielberg
Executive Producer    Gerald R. Molen
Executive Producer    Jeffrey A. Montgomery
Director of Photography    Dean Cundey
Production Designer    Leslie Dilley
Editor    Michael Kahn
Composer    James Horner
Digital Character Supervisor    Dennis Muren
Costume Designer    Rosanna Norton
Co-Producer    Jeffrey Franklin
Co-Producer    Steve Waterman
Associate Producer    Paul Deason
Animation Director    Eric Armstrong
Animation Director    Phil Nibbelink
Art Director    Ed Verreaux
Art Director    Daniel Maltese
Set Decorator    Rosemary Brandenberg
Second Unit Camera    Ray Stella
Special Effects Supervisor    Michael Lantieri
Costume Supervisor    Eric H. Sandberg
Sound Mixer    Charlie Wilborn
Re-recording Mixer    Gary Summers
Re-recording Mixer    Gary Rydstrom
Re-recording Mixer    Shawn Murphy
Supervising Sound Editor    Richard Hymns
Sound Effects Editor    Teresa Eckton
Sound Effects Editor    Frank Eulner
Sound Designer    Gary Rydstrom
Music Editor    Joe E. Rand
Composer    David Foster
Composer    Linda Thompson
Story Creator    Joseph Oriolo
Story Creator    Seymour Reit
Casting Director    Nancy Nayor
Senior Technical Director    Roger Guyett

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/05/26 1 $22,091,975   2,714 $8,140   $22,091,975 3
1995/06/02 1 $13,409,610 -39% 2,720 $4,930   $38,921,225 10
1995/06/09 2 $10,927,555 -19% 2,756 $3,965   $54,988,560 17
1995/06/16 3 $6,630,585 -39% 2,757 $2,405   $66,331,900 24
1995/06/23 5 $4,909,925 -26% 2,544 $1,930   $75,312,195 31
1995/06/30 8 $2,782,760 -43% 1,906 $1,460   $81,217,240 38
1995/07/07 10 $2,107,095 -24% 1,400 $1,505   $85,619,440 45
1995/07/14 12 $1,359,070 -36% 1,003 $1,355   $88,070,530 52
1995/07/21 16 $758,515 -44% 774 $980   $89,524,275 59
1995/07/28 17 $508,740 -33% 417 $1,220   $90,533,820 66
1995/08/04 17 $1,010,015 +99% 505 $2,000   $91,781,375 73
1995/08/11 13 $1,508,900 +49% 790 $1,910   $93,738,445 80
1995/08/18 14 $1,203,960 -20% 762 $1,580   $95,730,190 87
1995/08/25 18 $970,175 -19% 755 $1,285   $97,287,895 94
1995/09/01 21 $979,040 +1% 712 $1,375   $98,784,110 101
1995/09/08 21 $511,820 -48% 652 $785   $99,481,065 108
1995/09/15 26 $374,850 -27% 510 $735   $99,956,975 115
1995/09/22 32 $201,315 -46% 305 $660   $100,237,375 122

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/05/26 1 $25,511,615   2,714 $9,400   $25,511,615 7
1995/06/02 1 $18,549,390 -27% 2,720 $6,820   $44,061,005 14
1995/06/09 2 $15,640,310 -16% 2,756 $5,675   $59,701,315 21
1995/06/16 3 $10,700,955 -32% 2,757 $3,881   $70,402,270 28
1995/06/23 5 $8,032,210 -25% 2,544 $3,157   $78,434,480 35
1995/06/30 8 $5,077,865 -37% 1,906 $2,664   $83,512,345 42
1995/07/07 10 $3,199,115 -37% 1,400 $2,285   $86,711,460 49
1995/07/14 12 $2,054,300 -36% 1,003 $2,048   $88,765,760 56
1995/07/21 16 $1,259,320 -39% 774 $1,627   $90,025,080 63
1995/07/28 19 $746,280 -41% 417 $1,790   $90,771,360 70
1995/08/04 17 $1,458,185 +95% 505 $2,887   $92,229,545 77
1995/08/11 14 $2,296,685 +58% 790 $2,907   $94,526,230 84
1995/08/18 14 $1,791,490 -22% 762 $2,351   $96,317,720 91
1995/08/25 17 $1,487,350 -17% 755 $1,970   $97,805,070 98
1995/09/01 20 $1,164,175 -22% 712 $1,635   $98,969,245 105
1995/09/08 22 $612,880 -47% 652 $940   $99,582,125 112
1995/09/15 26 $453,935 -26% 510 $890   $100,036,060 119