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Curly Sue (1991)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $33,644,430Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
14% - Rotten
Audience
50% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 25th, 1991 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 102 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Warner Bros.
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,583 $336,229 Dec 13, 1991 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,285 $819,107 Dec 6, 1991 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,214 $1,593,063 Nov 29, 1991 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,297 $2,375,146 Nov 22, 1991 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,122 $4,203,421 Nov 15, 1991 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,462 $4,957,474 Nov 8, 1991 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,051 $5,321,727 Nov 1, 1991 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,952 $4,974,958 Oct 25, 1991 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,685 1,634 Oct 25, 1991 3

Cast

James Belushi    Bill Dancer
Kelly Lynch    Grey Ellison
   Curly Sue
John Getz    Walker McCormick
Fred Dalton Thompson    Bernard Oxbar
Cameron Thor    Maitre d'
Branscombe Richmond    Albert
Steve Carell    Tesio
Gail Boggs    Anise Hall
Burke Byrnes    Dr. Maxwell
Viveka Davis    Trina
Barbara Tarbuck    Mrs. Arnold
Edie McClurg    Secretary
Charles Adams    Prison Guard
James W. Bolinski    Pawnbroker
Lyle Brown    Theater Patron
Nadine Burke    Social Worker
Adele Robbins    DCFS Caseworker
Carol Chickering    Soprano
Grace Collette    Foster Mother
Ralph Foody    Drifter
Cedrick Pipes    Cook
Alonzo Hall    Cook
Luke Reichle    Store Clerk
Joel Levin    Store Clerk
Tammy Karabas-Brody    Store Clerk
Patricia Hooker    Store Clerk
Joe Liss    Ticket Taker
Rocco Pecirno    Father of the Bride
Ely Pouget    Dinah Tompkins
Susan Mayer    Woman with Champagne Glass
Robert Zajonc    State Trooper

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    John Hughes
Producer    John Hughes
Executive Producer    Tarquin Gotch
Composer    Georges Delerue
Production Designer    Doug Kraner
Director of Photography    Jeffrey Kimball
Associate Producer    Lynn M. Morgan
Second Unit Director    Freddie Hice
Production Manager    Lynn M. Morgan
Art Director    Steven Schwartz
Set Decorator    Samara Schaffer
Set Decorator    Marjorie Fritz-Birch
Second Unit Camera    Flemming Olsen
Costume Designer    Michael Kaplan
Costume Supervisor    Barbara Scott
Editor    Peck Prior
Editor    Harvey Rosenstock
Additional Editor    David B. Stiven
Sound Mixer    Charles Wilborn
Re-recording Mixer    John Reitz
Re-recording Mixer    David Campbell
Re-recording Mixer    Gregg Rudloff
Supervising Sound Editor    Michael D. Wilhoit
Supervising Sound Editor    Wylie Stateman
Sound Effects Editor    Chris Hogan
Sound Effects Editor    Jay Richardson
Sound Effects Editor    Robert Batha
Dialogue Editor    Richard Dwan
Dialogue Editor    Christopher Assells
Dialogue Editor    Stuart Copley
Music Editor    Dan Carlin, Sr.
Music Editor    Eric Reasoner
Song Writer    Steve Dorff
Song Writer    John Bettis
Song Writer    Matt Deakin
Song Writer    John Hughes, III
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins
Stunt Coordinator    Freddie Hice

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
1991/10/25 2 $4,974,958   1,634 $3,045   $4,974,958 3
1991/11/01 2 $5,321,727 +7% 1,634 $3,257   $11,239,082 10
1991/11/08 1 $4,957,474 -7% 1,634 $3,034   $17,166,541 17
1991/11/15 2 $4,203,421 -15% 1,634 $2,572   $22,776,629 24
1991/11/22 5 $2,375,146 -43% 1,634 $1,454   $25,833,090 31
1991/11/29 7 $1,593,063 -33% 1,547 $1,030   $28,176,306 38
1991/12/06 8 $819,107 -49% 1,346 $609   $29,247,283 45
1991/12/13 10 $336,229 -59% 840 $400   $29,710,165 52

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1991/10/25 2 $5,917,355   1,634 $3,621   $5,917,355 7
1991/11/01 3 $6,291,712 +6% 1,634 $3,850   $12,209,067 14
1991/11/08 1 $6,364,141 +1% 1,634 $3,895   $18,573,208 21
1991/11/15 2 $4,884,736 -23% 1,634 $2,989   $23,457,944 28
1991/11/22 5 $3,125,299 -36% 1,634 $1,913   $26,583,243 35
1991/11/29 7 $1,844,933 -41% 1,547 $1,193   $28,428,176 42
1991/12/06 8 $945,760 -49% 1,346 $703   $29,373,936 49