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Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead (1991)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $25,122,195Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
33% - Rotten
Audience
57% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 7th, 1991 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Keywords: Babysitters
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,385 $2,799,143 Jun 21, 1991 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,812 $3,398,810 Jun 14, 1991 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,180 $4,233,415 Jun 7, 1991 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,491 1,802 Jun 7, 1991 3

Cast

Christopher Plummer    Howard
David Duchovny    Bruce
Danielle Harris    Melissa Crandell
Dan Castellaneta    Animated Babysitter
Josh Charles    Bryan
Keith Coogan    Kenny Crandell
Christina Applegate    Sue Ellen "Swell" Crandell
Joanna Cassidy    Rose Lindsey
John Getz    Gus
Concetta Tomei    Mrs. Crandell

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    David Newman

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1991/06/07 6 $4,233,415   1,802 $2,349   $4,233,415 3
1991/06/14 5 $3,398,810 -20% 1,817 $1,871   $9,752,773 10
1991/06/21 8 $2,799,143 -18% 1,699 $1,648   $14,676,336 17

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1991/06/07 6 $6,353,963   1,802 $3,526   $6,353,963 7
1991/06/14 5 $5,523,230 -13% 1,817 $3,040   $11,877,193 14