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Edward Scissorhands (1990)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $53,976,987Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
89% - Certified Fresh
Audience
91% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 7th, 1990 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: September 5th, 2000 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 107 minutes
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Keywords: Unnamed Character, Inventor
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Companies: 20th Century Fox
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 336 $3,325,397 Jan 18, 1991 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 482 $3,655,258 Jan 11, 1991 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 472 $5,100,408 Jan 4, 1991 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 298 $9,263,513 Dec 28, 1990 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,137 $6,013,877 Dec 21, 1990 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,728 $6,325,249 Dec 14, 1990 10

Cast

   Edward Scissorhands
   Kim Boggs
Dianne Wiest    Peg Boggs
Anthony Michael Hall    Jim
Kathy Baker    Joyce Monroe, Neighbor
Vincent Price    The Inventor
Alan Arkin    Bill Boggs
O-Lan Jones    Esmeralda

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Tim Burton
Screenwriter    Caroline Thompson
Producer    Tim Burton
Producer    Denise Di Novi
Story Creator    Tim Burton
Executive Producer    Richard Hashimoto
Director of Photography    Stefan Czapsky
Editor    Richard Halsey
Special Make-up Effects    Stan Winston
Composer    Danny Elfman
Production Designer    Bo Welch
Associate Producer    Caroline Thompson
Assistant Director    Jerry Fleck
Unit Production Manager    Bill Scott
Art Director    Tom Duffield
Set Decorator    Cheryl Carasik
Costume Designer    Colleen Atwood
Costume Designer    Ray Summers
Sound Mixer    Petur Hliddal
Supervising Sound Editor    Richard L. Anderson
Supervising Sound Editor    David Stone
Sound Editor    James Christopher
Sound Editor    Warren Hamilton, Jr.
Sound Editor    Michael J. Benavente
Makeup    Ve Neill
Makeup    Matthew W. Mungle
Makeup    Selena Miller
Makeup    Brad Wilder
Makeup    Rick Stratton
Makeup    Fern Buckner
Hairstylist    Yolanda Wilder
Hairstylist    Lynda Kyle Walker
Hairstylist    Irene Aparicio
Hairstylist    Rick Provenzano
Hairstylist    Liz Spang
Hairstylist    Werner Sherer
Casting    Victoria Thomas
Stunt Coordinator    Glenn Wilder

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/12/14 3 $6,325,249   1,023 $6,183   $6,579,461 10
1990/12/21 3 $6,013,877 -5% 1,087 $5,533   $14,922,852 17
1990/12/28 5 $9,263,513 +54% 1,109 $8,353   $27,253,282 24
1991/01/04 5 $5,100,408 -45% 1,267 $4,026   $33,785,573 31
1991/01/11 8 $3,655,258 -28% 1,372 $2,664   $38,707,036 38
1991/01/18 10 $3,325,397 -9% 1,319 $2,521   $42,906,516 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/12/14 3 $8,654,763   1,023 $8,460   $8,908,975 14
1990/12/21 5 $9,080,794 +5% 1,087 $8,354   $17,989,769 21
1990/12/28 5 $10,695,396 +18% 1,109 $9,644   $28,685,165 28
1991/01/04 5 $6,366,613 -40% 1,267 $5,025   $35,051,778 35
1991/01/11 6 $4,529,341 -29% 1,372 $3,301   $39,581,119 42

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
9/27/20092053,912 53,912$546,129$546,129473
10/4/20091173,552+36% 127,464$734,784$1,280,913474
10/11/20091189,508+22% 216,972$931,590$2,212,503475
10/18/20091076,315-15% 293,287$798,606$3,011,109476
10/25/20091448,441-37% 341,728$521,143$3,532,252477
11/1/20091278,226+61% 419,954$816,750$4,349,002478
11/8/20091898,461+26% 518,415$1,013,351$5,362,353479
11/15/20092344,488-55% 562,903$462,724$5,825,077480
1/10/20102256,254 897,133$702,612$9,616,977488
3/14/20102054,399 1,041,677$373,950$11,125,661497
4/18/20101833,277 1,134,089$421,503$12,106,076502