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Harry and the Hendersons (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $29,760,613Details
International Box Office $2,800,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $32,560,613
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $6,243,086 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $6,243,086
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 2,601 $29,760,613
All Time International Box Office 4,703 $2,800,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 3,257 $32,560,613
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 671 $29,760,613
All Time International Box Office for Comedy Movies 943 $2,800,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 767 $32,560,613

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,966 $2,293,075 Jun 26, 1987 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,043 $3,524,400 Jun 19, 1987 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,493 $4,193,643 Jun 12, 1987 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,247 $4,154,740 Jun 5, 1987 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,085 1,418 Jun 5, 1987 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,371 $29,760,613 Jun 5, 1987 0

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

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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