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The Funhouse (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,000,000Details
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Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
62% - Fresh
38% - Spilled

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 13th, 1981 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: October 19th, 1999 by Universal Home Entertainment
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Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,753 $2,765,456 Mar 13, 1981 3


Sylvia Miles    Madame Zena
Kevin Conway    Funhouse - Conrad Straker/Freakshow/Stripshow Barkers

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DVD and Blu-ray Releases for October 16th, 2012

October 16th, 2012

It's a mixed week on the home market. Granted, Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted is coming out, which made more than $200 million domestically and should sell quite well on the home market. On the other hand, the second biggest first run release is That's My Boy, which failed to make an impact at the box office. There is also a flood of weaker releases, secondary Blu-ray releases, and Christmas releases, much of which I would consider filler. The signal to noise ratio is a little off. As for the best releases of the week, there are some great TV on DVD releases like Mad Men: Season Five and Degrassi: Season 11, Part 2. There are also some limited releases, like Moonrise Kingdom on Blu-ray Combo Pack and even some Direct-to-DVD releases, like Excision on Blu-ray. All of these were contenders for Pick of the Week. In the end I went with Mad Men: Season Five for Pick of the week, while Degrassi: Season 11, Part 2 earned Puck of the Week. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/03/13 2 $2,765,456   814 $3,397   $2,765,456 3

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