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Harry and the Hendersons (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $29,760,613Details
International Box Office $2,800,000
Worldwide Box Office $32,560,613
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $6,095,116 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $6,095,116
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  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: June 5th, 1987 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: April 24th, 2007 by Universal Home Entertainment, released as Harry and the Hendersons (Special Edition)
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Keywords: Monster
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 1,939 $2,293,075 Jun 26, 1987 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,013 $3,524,400 Jun 19, 1987 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,461 $4,193,643 Jun 12, 1987 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,209 $4,154,740 Jun 5, 1987 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,041 1,418 Jun 5, 1987 3

Cast

John Lithgow    George Henderson
M. Emmet Walsh    George Henderson Sr.
Don Ameche    Dr. Wallace Wrightwood
Melinda Dillon    Nancy Henderson
Lainie Kazan    Irene Moffat

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Bruce Broughton

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
1987/06/05 3 $4,154,740   1,418 $2,930   $4,154,740 3
1987/06/12 6 $4,193,643 +1% 1,419 $2,955   $10,441,383 10
1987/06/19 6 $3,524,400 -16% 1,424 $2,475   $16,059,138 17
1987/06/26 9 $2,293,075 -35% 1,369 $1,675   $20,402,273 24

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/06/05 3 $6,247,740   1,418 $4,406   $6,247,740 7
1987/06/12 6 $6,286,998 +1% 1,419 $4,431   $12,534,738 14
1987/06/19 6 $5,574,460 -11% 1,424 $3,915   $18,109,198 21