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Dumb & Dumber (1994)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $127,175,374Details
International Box Office $119,224,626
Worldwide Box Office $246,400,000
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
66% - Fresh
Audience
84% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$16,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 16th, 1994 (Wide) by New Line
Video Release: May 21st, 1997 by New Line Home Video, released as Dumb and Dumber
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for crude and sex-related humor, and for language
Running Time: 106 minutes
Franchise: Dumb and Dumber
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Katja Motion Picture Corporation
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 31st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 111 $31,779 Jul 14, 1995 213
Biggest 30th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 102 $51,391 Jul 7, 1995 206
Biggest 29th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 107 $60,425 Jun 30, 1995 199
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 90 $94,418 Jun 23, 1995 192
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 98 $92,182 Jun 16, 1995 185
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 127 $98,480 Jun 9, 1995 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 140 $108,994 Jun 2, 1995 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 109 $205,091 May 26, 1995 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 109 $255,624 May 19, 1995 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 121 $277,384 May 12, 1995 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 128 $322,498 May 5, 1995 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 134 $408,832 Apr 28, 1995 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 110 $595,130 Apr 21, 1995 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 116 $723,860 Apr 14, 1995 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 96 $1,034,589 Apr 7, 1995 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 91 $1,303,608 Mar 31, 1995 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 336 $372,180 Mar 24, 1995 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 290 $521,997 Mar 17, 1995 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 274 $662,610 Mar 10, 1995 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 290 $760,678 Mar 3, 1995 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 260 $1,164,903 Feb 24, 1995 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 185 $2,048,013 Feb 17, 1995 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 199 $2,540,008 Feb 10, 1995 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 204 $3,351,838 Feb 3, 1995 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 213 $4,279,662 Jan 27, 1995 45
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 494 $103,918,876 Jan 27, 1995 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 187 $5,909,248 Jan 20, 1995 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 108 $9,477,257 Jan 13, 1995 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 310 $9,177,151 Jan 6, 1995 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 241 $14,929,291 Dec 30, 1994 17
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 675 $51,540,048 Dec 23, 1994 14
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 535 $15,586,425 Dec 23, 1994 10
Biggest December Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 147 $16,363,442 Dec 16, 1994 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,076 $16,363,442 Dec 16, 1994 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,661 2,447 Dec 16, 1994 3

Cast

   Lloyd Christmas
   Harry Dunne
Lauren Holly    Mary Swanson
Karen Duffy    J.P. Shay
Mike Starr    Joe 'Mental' Mentaliano
Charles Rocket    Nicholas Andre
Victoria Rowell    Athletic Beauty
Teri Garr    Helen Swanson
Joe Baker    Barnard
Hank Brandt    Karl Swanson
Brady Bluhm    Billy
Cam Neely    Sea Bass
Felton Perry    Detective Dale
Brad Lockerman    Bobby
Rob Moran    Bartender
Kathryn Frick    Cashier
Zen Gesner    Dale's Man
Lawrence Kopp    Dale's Man
Clint Allen    Coroner
Connie Sawyer    Elderly Lady
Lin Shaye    Mrs. Neugeboren
Mike Watkis    Reporter
Harland Williams    State Trooper
Diane Kinerk    Waitress #1
Lisa Stothard    Bus Stop Beauty
Sean Gildea    Sea Bass Friend
Charles Chun    Flight Attendant
Helen Boll    Swanson Maid
Fred Stoller    Anxious Man at Phone
Hillary Matthews Thomas    Waitress #2
Karen Ingram    Nicholas's Girl
Jesse Borja    Martial Artist
Vene' L. Arcoraci    Bikini Girl
Anna Aberg    Bikini Girl
Samantha Carpel    Bikini Girl
Elane Wood    Bikini Girl
Bruce Bowns    Barber
Denise Vienne    Concierge
Nancy Farrelly    Diner Gawker
Catalina Izasa    Manicurist
Samatha Pearson    Masseuse
Ken Duvall    Mutt Cutts Boss
Cecile Krevoy    Airport Bystander
George Bedard    Peeing Man
Bill Beauchene    Peeing Man Friend
Gary Sivertsen    Aspen Police Officer
John Stroehman    Preservation Partier
Terry Mullany    Preservation Partier
Brad Blank    Preservation Partier
Mark Miosky    Preservation Partier
Mike Cavallo    Preservation Partier
Tom Leasca    Preservation Partier
Kevin Sheehan    Preservation Partier
Kenny Griswald    Preservation Partier
Brian Mone    Preservation Partier
Brad Norton    Preservation Partier
John Dale    Preservation Partier
Mike Burke    Preservation Partier
Kevin Constantine    Preservation Partier
Chris Spain    Preservation Partier
Paul Pelletier    Preservation Partier
Mark Levine    Preservation Partier
Bill Smith    Preservation Partier
Mark Charpentier    Preservation Partier
James Ahern    Preservation Partier
Jim Blake    Preservation Partier
Traci Adell    Sexy Woman
Anita Rice    Sweater Friend
Pam Nielson    Sweater Friend
Nancy Barker    Sweater Friend
Brad Louder    Sweater Friend
Doug Caputo    Sweater Friend
James Horrocks    Sweater Friend
Rolf Brekke    Sweater Friend
Clem Franek    Wallbanger

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Peter Farrelly
Screenwriter    Bobby Farrelly
Screenwriter    Bennett Yellin
Producer    Brad Krevoy
Producer    Steve Stabler
Producer    Charles B. Wessler
Executive Producer    Gerald T. Olson
Executive Producer    Aaron Meyerson
Production Designer    Sidney J. Bartholomew, Jr.
Editor    Christopher Greenbury
Composer    Todd Rundgren
Director of Photography    Mark Irwin
Co-Producer    Bobby Farrelly
Co-Producer    Tracie Graham
Co-Producer    Bradley Thomas
Associate Producer    Bradley Jenkel
Associate Producer    Chad Oman
Associate Producer    Ellen Dumouchel
Second Unit Director    Gerald T. Olson
Unit Production Manager    Gerald T. Olson
Production Supervisor    Tracie Graham
Art Director    Arlan Jay Vetter
Set Decorator    Bradford Johnson
Second Unit Camera    Robert D. Tomer
Second Unit Camera    Michael Lund
Costume Designer    Mary Zophres
Sound Mixer    Jonathan Stein
Re-recording Mixer    Tim Philben
Re-recording Mixer    William Freesh
Re-recording Mixer    Tony Sereno
Supervising Sound Editor    Craig Clark
Sound Effects Editor    David Farmer
Sound Effects Editor    Ann Scibelli
Sound Effects Editor    Ricardo Broadus
Sound Effects Editor    George Nemzer
Sound Designer    Tim Gedemer
Dialogue Editor    Alan Schultz
Dialogue Editor    Joe Kraemer
Music Editor    Joe E. Rand
Make up    Sheryl Leigh Ptak
Hairstylist    Pauletta O Lewis-Irwin
Special Make-up Effects    Matthew W. Mungle
Music Supervisor    Dawn Soler
Casting Director    Rick Montgomery
Casting Director    Dan Parada
Stunt Coordinator    Rick Barker

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
1994/12/16 1 $16,363,442   2,447 $6,687   $16,363,442 3
1994/12/23 1 $15,586,425 -5% 2,470 $6,310   $40,732,713 10
1994/12/30 1 $14,929,291 -4% 2,473 $6,037   $66,469,339 17
1995/01/06 1 $9,177,151 -39% 2,535 $3,620   $78,959,692 24
1995/01/13 4 $9,477,257 +3% 2,533 $3,742   $90,990,353 31
1995/01/20 3 $5,909,248 -38% 2,565 $2,304   $98,297,554 38
1995/01/27 3 $4,279,662 -28% 2,391 $1,790   $103,918,876 45
1995/02/03 5 $3,351,838 -22% 2,010 $1,668   $108,367,807 52
1995/02/10 5 $2,540,008 -24% 1,779 $1,428   $111,759,664 59
1995/02/17 11 $2,048,013 -19% 1,264 $1,620   $114,370,326 66
1995/02/24 14 $1,164,903 -43% 948 $1,229   $115,931,899 73
1995/03/03 19 $760,678 -35% 774 $983   $116,974,130 80
1995/03/10 16 $662,610 -13% 653 $1,015   $117,837,378 87
1995/03/17 21 $521,997 -21% 560 $932   $118,570,100 94
1995/03/24 22 $372,180 -29% 455 $818   $119,120,838 101
1995/03/31 15 $1,303,608 +250% 931 $1,400   $120,561,820 108
1995/04/07 14 $1,034,589 -21% 886 $1,168   $122,073,072 115
1995/04/14 15 $723,860 -30% 774 $935   $123,249,668 122
1995/04/21 20 $595,130 -18% 587 $1,014   $124,218,408 129
1995/04/28 23 $408,832 -31% 457 $895   $124,791,027 136
1995/05/05 22 $322,498 -21% 434 $743   $125,234,862 143
1995/05/12 21 $277,384 -14% 404 $687   $125,613,819 150
1995/05/19 22 $255,624 -8% 369 $693   $125,957,061 157
1995/05/26 28 $205,091 -20% 211 $972   $126,249,309 164
1995/06/02 31 $108,994 -47% 158 $690   $126,405,810 171
1995/06/09 32 $98,480 -10% 127 $775   $126,565,489 178
1995/06/16 35 $92,182 -6% 161 $573   $126,712,067 185
1995/06/23 34 $94,418 +2% 168 $562   $126,867,318 192
1995/06/30 39 $60,425 -36% 157 $385   $126,982,152 199
1995/07/07 37 $51,391 -15% 134 $384   $127,076,776 206
1995/07/14 47 $31,779 -38% 65 $489   $127,140,750 213

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/12/16 1 $25,146,288   2,447 $10,276   $25,146,288 7
1994/12/23 1 $26,393,760 +5% 2,470 $10,686   $51,540,048 14
1994/12/30 1 $18,242,493 -31% 2,473 $7,377   $69,782,541 21
1995/01/06 1 $11,730,555 -36% 2,535 $4,627   $81,513,096 28
1995/01/13 4 $10,875,210 -7% 2,533 $4,293   $92,388,306 35
1995/01/20 3 $7,250,908 -33% 2,565 $2,827   $99,639,214 42
1995/01/27 3 $5,376,755 -26% 2,391 $2,249   $105,015,969 49
1995/02/03 4 $4,203,687 -22% 2,010 $2,091   $109,219,656 56
1995/02/10 6 $3,102,657 -26% 1,779 $1,744   $112,322,313 63
1995/02/17 11 $2,444,683 -21% 1,264 $1,934   $114,766,996 70
1995/02/24 14 $1,446,456 -41% 948 $1,526   $116,213,452 77
1995/03/03 19 $961,316 -34% 774 $1,242   $117,174,768 84
1995/03/10 16 $873,335 -9% 653 $1,337   $118,048,103 91
1995/03/17 21 $700,555 -20% 560 $1,251   $118,748,658 98
1995/03/24 22 $509,554 -27% 455 $1,120   $119,258,212 105
1995/03/31 14 $1,780,271 +249% 931 $1,912   $121,038,483 112
1995/04/07 14 $1,487,325 -16% 886 $1,679   $122,525,808 119
1995/04/14 15 $1,097,470 -26% 774 $1,418   $123,623,278 126
1995/04/21 21 $758,917 -31% 587 $1,293   $124,382,195 133
1995/04/28 23 $530,169 -30% 457 $1,160   $124,912,364 140
1995/05/05 23 $424,071 -20% 434 $977   $125,336,435 147
1995/05/12 22 $365,002 -14% 404 $903   $125,701,437 154
1995/05/19 21 $342,781 -6% 369 $929   $126,044,218 161
1995/05/26 28 $252,598 -26% 211 $1,197   $126,296,816 168
1995/06/02 31 $170,193 -33% 158 $1,077   $126,467,009 175
1995/06/09 31 $152,876 -10% 127 $1,204   $126,619,885 182
1995/06/16 33 $153,015 n/c 161 $950   $126,772,900 189
1995/06/23 33 $148,827 -3% 168 $886   $126,921,727 196
1995/06/30 40 $103,658 -30% 157 $660   $127,025,385 203
1995/07/07 35 $83,586 -19% 134 $624   $127,108,971 210

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
11/25/20121596,091 150,696$908,057$1,432,151810