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The Great Outdoors (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $41,455,230Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 17th, 1988 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: June 30th, 1998 by Universal Home Entertainment
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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 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,721 $2,662,660 Jul 8, 1988 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,561 $4,648,770 Jul 1, 1988 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,827 $6,126,950 Jun 24, 1988 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,582 $6,121,115 Jun 17, 1988 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,359 1,223 Jun 17, 1988 3

Cast

Annette Bening    Kate
Dan Aykroyd    Roman
   Chet
Robert Prosky    Wally
Lewis Arquette    Herm
Stephanie Faracy    Connie Ripley

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Thomas Newman

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
1988/06/17 3 $6,121,115   1,223 $5,005   $6,121,115 3
1988/06/24 3 $6,126,950 n/c 1,415 $4,330   $15,799,136 10
1988/07/01 6 $4,648,770 -24% 1,430 $3,251   $23,484,058 17
1988/07/08 10 $2,662,660 -43% 1,274 $2,090   $27,799,926 24

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/06/17 3 $9,672,186   1,223 $7,909   $9,672,186 7
1988/06/24 3 $9,163,102 -5% 1,415 $6,476   $18,835,288 14
1988/07/01 6 $6,301,978 -31% 1,430 $4,407   $25,137,266 21