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Crocodile Dundee (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $174,803,506Details
International Box Office $153,400,000
Worldwide Box Office $328,203,506
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
90% - Fresh
Audience
59% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$8,800,000
Domestic Releases: September 26th, 1986 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 97 minutes
Franchise: Crocodile Dundee
Comparisons: vs. Australia
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Keywords: Country Mouse, City Mouse, Romance, Culture Clash, Writing and Writers, Suicide Attempt, LGBT, Relationships Gone Wrong, New York
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: Australia

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 35th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7 $1,099,578 May 22, 1987 241
Biggest 30th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 10 $1,069,852 Apr 17, 1987 206
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 15 $1,143,850 Apr 3, 1987 192
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 14 $1,151,751 Mar 27, 1987 185
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 15 $1,239,185 Mar 20, 1987 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 16 $1,266,366 Mar 13, 1987 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 18 $1,454,603 Mar 6, 1987 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 13 $1,747,675 Feb 27, 1987 157
Fastest Movies to Earn $150 Million at the Domestic Box Office 294 $150,007,335 Feb 20, 1987 154
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 11 $2,115,716 Feb 20, 1987 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5 $2,689,887 Feb 13, 1987 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8 $2,589,206 Feb 6, 1987 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 11 $2,812,319 Jan 30, 1987 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 23 $2,567,070 Jan 23, 1987 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 14 $3,580,010 Jan 16, 1987 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 24 $3,258,312 Jan 9, 1987 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 13 $4,676,392 Jan 2, 1987 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8 $5,860,797 Dec 26, 1986 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 70 $2,282,721 Dec 19, 1986 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 86 $2,273,536 Dec 12, 1986 80
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 568 $100,582,188 Dec 5, 1986 77
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 52 $3,803,625 Dec 5, 1986 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 17 $7,266,867 Nov 28, 1986 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 45 $5,537,875 Nov 21, 1986 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 66 $5,521,551 Nov 14, 1986 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 93 $6,392,661 Nov 7, 1986 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 205 $5,716,215 Oct 31, 1986 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 275 $6,745,249 Oct 24, 1986 31
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,150 $51,846,699 Oct 24, 1986 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 485 $7,434,202 Oct 17, 1986 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 512 $10,560,827 Oct 10, 1986 17
Biggest October Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 246 $10,560,827 Oct 10, 1986 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,321 $8,207,503 Oct 3, 1986 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,161 $8,038,855 Sep 26, 1986 3

Cast

   Michael J. 'Crocodile' Dundee
Linda Kozlowski    Sue Charlton
John Meillon    Walter Reilly
Mark Blum    Richard Mason
Michael Lombard    Sam Charlton
David Gulpilil    Neville Bell
Reginald VelJohnson    Gus

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for May 13th, 2014

May 13th, 2014

It's a weird week on the home market. There are more first-run releases on this week's list than last week, as well as some TV on DVD releases and others. That said, it still feels very shallow. Even coming up with a list of ten new releases will include some filler. According to Amazon.com, I, Frankenstein is the biggest selling new release of the week. However, Her is the best new release of the week and the Blu-ray Combo Pack is the Pick of the Week. More...

Featured Blu-ray review: Crocodile Dundee / Crocodile Dundee II

May 12th, 2014

Before I say anything about this Blu-ray... Crocodile Dundee is a trilogy. It is a trilogy, but they are releasing just the first two films. That's a big slight. The first Crocodile Dundee cost less than $10 million, but it made more than $300 million worldwide in 1986. Just two years later, Crocodile Dundee 2 came out, and while it made nearly $100 million less worldwide, it was still a huge hit. Nearly 30 years later, these two films are coming out on a two-disc Blu-ray set. Has it aged well? Will fans of the films want to pick it up? More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/09/26 1 $8,038,855   879 $9,145   $8,038,855 3
1986/10/03 1 $8,207,503 +2% 971 $8,453   $19,544,717 10
1986/10/10 1 $10,560,827 +29% 1,378 $7,664   $32,840,242 17
1986/10/17 1 $7,434,202 -30% 1,378 $5,395   $42,667,910 24
1986/10/24 1 $6,745,249 -9% 1,495 $4,512   $51,846,699 31
1986/10/31 1 $5,716,215 -15% 1,495 $3,824   $59,675,856 38
1986/11/07 1 $6,392,661 +12% 1,485 $4,305   $68,229,726 45
1986/11/14 1 $5,521,551 -14% 1,485 $3,718   $76,016,041 52
1986/11/21 1 $5,537,875 n/c 1,495 $3,704   $83,119,455 59
1986/11/28 3 $7,266,867 +31% 1,495 $4,861   $94,267,407 66
1986/12/05 4 $3,803,625 -48% 1,487 $2,558   $99,480,811 73
1986/12/12 6 $2,273,536 -40% 1,435 $1,584   $102,855,724 80
1986/12/19 7 $2,282,721 n/c 1,256 $1,817   $106,024,183 87
1986/12/26 3 $5,860,797 +157% 1,423 $4,119   $114,343,128 94
1987/01/02 3 $4,676,392 -20% 1,375 $3,401   $122,920,198 101
1987/01/09 3 $3,258,312 -30% 1,359 $2,398   $127,546,612 108
1987/01/16 5 $3,580,010 +10% 1,315 $2,722   $132,345,012 115
1987/01/23 4 $2,567,070 -28% 1,347 $1,906   $135,990,541 122
1987/01/30 3 $2,812,319 +10% 1,297 $2,168   $139,790,205 129
1987/02/06 6 $2,589,206 -8% 1,256 $2,061   $143,241,200 136
1987/02/13 6 $2,689,887 +4% 1,200 $2,242   $146,645,972 143
1987/02/20 6 $2,115,716 -21% 1,186 $1,784   $149,363,133 150
1987/02/27 9 $1,747,675 -17% 1,050 $1,664   $151,755,010 157
1987/03/06 10 $1,454,603 -17% 1,012 $1,437   $153,720,911 164
1987/03/13 12 $1,266,366 -13% 876 $1,446   $155,490,613 171
1987/03/20 12 $1,239,185 -2% 857 $1,446   $157,309,340 178
1987/03/27 11 $1,151,751 -7% 830 $1,388   $158,939,371 185
1987/04/03 12 $1,143,850 -1% 773 $1,480   $160,542,223 192
1987/04/17 10 $1,069,852   820 $1,305   $163,073,198 206
1987/05/22 10 $1,099,578   671 $1,639   $168,134,511 241

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/09/26 1 $11,337,214   879 $12,898   $11,337,214 7
1986/10/03 1 $10,942,201 -3% 971 $11,269   $22,279,415 14
1986/10/10 1 $12,954,293 +18% 1,378 $9,401   $35,233,708 21
1986/10/17 1 $9,867,742 -24% 1,378 $7,161   $45,101,450 28
1986/10/24 1 $8,858,191 -10% 1,495 $5,925   $53,959,641 35
1986/10/31 1 $7,877,424 -11% 1,495 $5,269   $61,837,065 42
1986/11/07 1 $8,657,425 +10% 1,485 $5,830   $70,494,490 49
1986/11/14 1 $7,087,090 -18% 1,485 $4,772   $77,581,580 56
1986/11/21 1 $9,418,960 +33% 1,495 $6,300   $87,000,540 63
1986/11/28 2 $8,676,646 -8% 1,495 $5,804   $95,677,186 70
1986/12/05 3 $4,905,002 -43% 1,487 $3,299   $100,582,188 77
1986/12/12 6 $3,159,274 -36% 1,435 $2,202   $103,741,462 84
1986/12/19 7 $4,740,869 +50% 1,256 $3,775   $108,482,331 91
1986/12/26 5 $9,761,475 +106% 1,423 $6,860   $118,243,806 98
1987/01/02 3 $6,044,494 -38% 1,375 $4,396   $124,288,300 105
1987/01/09 3 $4,476,702 -26% 1,359 $3,294   $128,765,002 112
1987/01/16 6 $4,658,469 +4% 1,315 $3,543   $133,423,471 119
1987/01/23 3 $3,554,415 -24% 1,347 $2,639   $136,977,886 126
1987/01/30 3 $3,674,108 +3% 1,297 $2,833   $140,651,994 133
1987/02/06 5 $3,304,091 -10% 1,256 $2,631   $143,956,085 140
1987/02/13 6 $3,291,332 n/c 1,200 $2,743   $147,247,417 147
1987/02/20 6 $2,759,918 -16% 1,186 $2,327   $150,007,335 154
1987/02/27 9 $2,258,973 -18% 1,050 $2,151   $152,266,308 161
1987/03/06 10 $1,957,939 -13% 1,012 $1,935   $154,224,247 168
1987/03/13 11 $1,845,908 -6% 876 $2,107   $156,070,155 175
1987/03/20 12 $1,717,465 -7% 857 $2,004   $157,787,620 182
1987/03/27 11 $1,610,753 -6% 830 $1,941   $159,398,373 189