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The Hitcher (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $5,844,868Details
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $8,881,834 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $8,881,834
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
61% - Fresh
Audience
74% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 21st, 1986 (Wide) by Sony/TriStar
MPAA Rating: R
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Keywords: Road Trip
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,066 $581,384 Mar 7, 1986 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,140 $1,078,183 Feb 28, 1986 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,057 $2,134,214 Feb 21, 1986 3

Cast

Jennifer Jason Leigh    Nash
   Jim Halsey
Rutger Hauer    John Ryder
Billy Green Bush    Trooper Donner
Jack Thibeau    Trooper Prestone

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Mark Isham

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/02/21 8 $2,134,214   794 $2,688   $2,134,214 3
1986/02/28 11 $1,078,183 -49% 793 $1,360   $3,512,397 10
1986/03/07 15 $581,384 -46% 461 $1,261   $4,496,261 17

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/02/21 8 $2,434,214   794 $3,066   $2,434,214 7
1986/02/28 11 $1,480,663 -39% 793 $1,867   $3,914,877 14