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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $42,039,000Details
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  5. Video Sales
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 1,878 $42,039,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 2,721 $42,039,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 471 $42,039,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 625 $42,039,000

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 14th, 1988 (Wide) by Orion Pictures
Video Release: October 8th, 2013 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 111 minutes
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Keywords: Confidence Men
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 792 $1,637,651 Jan 27, 1989 47
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 967 $2,108,291 Jan 20, 1989 40
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,045 $3,012,406 Jan 13, 1989 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,371 $3,515,558 Jan 6, 1989 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,067 $6,457,011 Dec 30, 1988 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,350 $4,526,760 Dec 23, 1988 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,360 $3,840,498 Dec 16, 1988 5
Widest Opening Weekend 3,020 1,466 Dec 16, 1988 5
Never No. 1 Domestic 840 $42,039,000 Dec 14, 1988 0

Cast

   Freddy Benson
   Lawrence Jamieson
Barbara Harris    Fanny Eubanks
Dana Ivey    Mrs. Reed
Glenne Headly    Janet Colgate
Ian McDiarmid    Arthur
Frances Conroy    Lady from Palm Beach

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/12/16 5 $3,840,498   1,466 $2,620   $4,787,430 5
1988/12/23 5 $4,526,760 +18% 1,510 $2,998   $11,760,355 12
1988/12/30 6 $6,457,011 +43% 1,511 $4,273   $22,285,013 19
1989/01/06 6 $3,515,558 -46% 1,513 $2,324   $27,037,076 26
1989/01/13 9 $3,012,406 -14% 1,490 $2,022   $31,148,633 33
1989/01/20 8 $2,108,291 -30% 1,515 $1,392   $34,145,887 40
1989/01/27 10 $1,637,651 -22% 1,313 $1,247   $36,435,956 47

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/12/16 5 $6,286,663   1,466 $4,288   $7,233,595 9
1988/12/23 5 $8,594,407 +37% 1,510 $5,692   $15,828,002 16
1988/12/30 6 $7,693,516 -10% 1,511 $5,092   $23,521,518 23
1989/01/06 6 $4,614,709 -40% 1,513 $3,050   $28,136,227 30
1989/01/13 9 $3,901,369 -15% 1,490 $2,618   $32,037,596 37
1989/01/20 8 $2,760,709 -29% 1,515 $1,822   $34,798,305 44