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Hot Shots! (1991)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $68,267,322Details
International Box Office $108,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $176,267,322
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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
83% - Fresh
Audience
65% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 31st, 1991 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: September 1st, 1998 by Fox Home Entertainment, released as Hot Shots
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Franchise: Hot Shots
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Keywords: Spoof, In a Plane
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 697 $122,894 Nov 15, 1991 110
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 565 $475,024 Oct 11, 1991 75
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 527 $1,651,556 Sep 20, 1991 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 580 $2,249,098 Sep 13, 1991 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 728 $2,716,490 Sep 6, 1991 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 453 $5,283,761 Aug 30, 1991 33
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,184 $55,239,203 Aug 30, 1991 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 977 $4,676,467 Aug 23, 1991 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,088 $6,330,309 Aug 16, 1991 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,372 $8,010,411 Aug 9, 1991 12
Biggest August Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 297 $10,848,182 Aug 2, 1991 5
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,684 $10,848,182 Aug 2, 1991 5
Widest Opening Weekend 2,339 1,929 Aug 2, 1991 5

Cast

Bruce A. Young    Red Herring
Jon Cryer    Jim 'Wash Out' Pfaffenbach
Lloyd Bridges    Admiral Thomas Benson
Valeria Golino    Ramada Thomspon
   Topper Harley/Rocky/Rhett Butler/Superman
Cary Elwes    Keny Gregory
Kevin Dunn    Lt. Commander Block
Kristy Swanson    Kowalski
William O'Leary    Pete 'Dead Meat' Thompson
Sean Kanan    Barracks Man in Underwear

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1991/08/02 1 $10,848,182   1,929 $5,624   $14,853,090 5
1991/08/09 1 $8,010,411 -26% 1,968 $4,070   $29,046,846 12
1991/08/16 1 $6,330,309 -21% 1,999 $3,167   $39,863,251 19
1991/08/23 1 $4,676,467 -26% 1,998 $2,341   $47,870,190 26
1991/08/30 4 $5,283,761 +13% 1,921 $2,751   $55,239,203 33
1991/09/06 4 $2,716,490 -49% 1,891 $1,437   $58,705,364 40
1991/09/13 5 $2,249,098 -17% 1,700 $1,323   $61,650,350 47
1991/09/20 8 $1,651,556 -27% 1,536 $1,075   $63,870,862 54
1991/10/11 16 $475,024   709 $670   $66,755,361 75
1991/11/15 37 $122,894   206 $597   $68,251,753 110

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1991/08/02 1 $17,031,527   1,929 $8,829   $21,036,435 9
1991/08/09 1 $12,496,507 -27% 1,968 $6,350   $33,532,942 16
1991/08/16 1 $9,660,781 -23% 1,999 $4,833   $43,193,723 23
1991/08/23 1 $6,761,719 -30% 1,998 $3,384   $49,955,442 30
1991/08/30 5 $6,033,432 -11% 1,921 $3,141   $55,988,874 37
1991/09/06 5 $3,412,378 -43% 1,891 $1,805   $59,401,252 44
1991/09/13 6 $2,818,054 -17% 1,700 $1,658   $62,219,306 51