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Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $81,204,830Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 27th, 1991 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: March 4th, 2014 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Keywords: Non-Chronological
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 38 $501,605 Jun 19, 1992 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 36 $616,560 Jun 12, 1992 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 27 $921,905 Jun 5, 1992 164
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 113 $734,695 Apr 24, 1992 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 113 $858,235 Apr 17, 1992 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 102 $1,173,265 Apr 10, 1992 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 83 $1,657,810 Apr 3, 1992 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 48 $2,814,240 Mar 27, 1992 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 51 $2,897,230 Mar 20, 1992 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 48 $3,344,045 Mar 13, 1992 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 50 $3,933,105 Mar 6, 1992 73
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,382 $52,433,849 Mar 6, 1992 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 53 $4,359,130 Feb 28, 1992 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 59 $5,006,595 Feb 21, 1992 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 42 $7,058,930 Feb 14, 1992 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 101 $6,157,290 Feb 7, 1992 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 152 $6,675,765 Jan 31, 1992 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 458 $5,235,940 Jan 24, 1992 31

Cast

Chris O'Donnell    Buddy Threadgoode
Kathy Bates    Evelyn Couch
Mary-Louise Parker    Ruth Jameson
Mary Stuart Masterson    Idgie Threadgoode
Lois Smith    Mama Threadgoode
Jessica Tandy    Ninny Threadgoode
LaTanya Richardson    Janeen
Cicely Tyson    Sipsey
Grace Zabriskie    Eva Bates
Nick Searcy    Frank Bennett

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Thomas Newman

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/01/24 2 $5,235,940   673 $7,780   $7,781,959 31
1992/01/31 2 $6,675,765 +27% 1,048 $6,370   $16,816,819 38
1992/02/07 4 $6,157,290 -8% 1,229 $5,010   $25,342,589 45
1992/02/14 3 $7,058,930 +15% 1,306 $5,405   $34,263,454 52
1992/02/21 3 $5,006,595 -29% 1,321 $3,790   $40,954,794 59
1992/02/28 4 $4,359,130 -13% 1,329 $3,280   $47,032,199 66
1992/03/06 3 $3,933,105 -10% 1,331 $2,955   $52,433,849 73
1992/03/13 5 $3,344,045 -15% 1,327 $2,520   $57,148,824 80
1992/03/20 5 $2,897,230 -13% 1,329 $2,180   $61,366,419 87
1992/03/27 7 $2,814,240 -3% 1,312 $2,145   $65,370,114 94
1992/04/03 12 $1,657,810 -41% 1,228 $1,350   $67,903,424 101
1992/04/10 11 $1,173,265 -29% 950 $1,235   $69,702,314 108
1992/04/17 12 $858,235 -27% 791 $1,085   $71,120,094 115
1992/04/24 11 $734,695 -14% 674 $1,090   $72,310,479 122
1992/06/05 10 $921,905   878 $1,050   $76,743,604 164
1992/06/12 11 $616,560 -33% 734 $840   $77,932,324 171
1992/06/19 12 $501,605 -19% 608 $825   $78,874,364 178

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/01/24 2 $7,595,035   673 $11,285   $10,141,054 35
1992/01/31 2 $9,044,245 +19% 1,048 $8,630   $19,185,299 42
1992/02/07 3 $8,019,225 -11% 1,229 $6,525   $27,204,524 49
1992/02/14 3 $8,743,675 +9% 1,306 $6,695   $35,948,199 56
1992/02/21 3 $6,724,870 -23% 1,321 $5,091   $42,673,069 63
1992/02/28 3 $5,827,675 -13% 1,329 $4,385   $48,500,744 70
1992/03/06 3 $5,304,035 -9% 1,331 $3,985   $53,804,779 77
1992/03/13 5 $4,664,410 -12% 1,327 $3,515   $58,469,189 84
1992/03/20 5 $4,086,685 -12% 1,329 $3,075   $62,555,874 91
1992/03/27 7 $3,689,740 -10% 1,312 $2,812   $66,245,614 98
1992/04/03 10 $2,283,435 -38% 1,228 $1,859   $68,529,049 105
1992/04/10 9 $1,732,810 -24% 950 $1,824   $70,261,859 112
1992/04/17 10 $1,313,925 -24% 791 $1,661   $71,575,784 119
1992/06/05 9 $1,494,065   878 $1,702   $77,315,764 168
1992/06/12 11 $1,056,995 -29% 734 $1,440   $78,372,759 175