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Howard the Duck (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $16,295,774Details
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $2,702,573 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $2,702,573
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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 3,772 $16,295,774
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,806 $16,295,774

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$30,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 1st, 1986 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: March 10th, 2009 by Universal Home Entertainment
Comparisons: vs. The Running Man
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Keywords: Marvel Comics
Source:Based on Comic/Graphic Novel
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,913 $350,745 Aug 22, 1986 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,687 $1,027,336 Aug 15, 1986 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,219 $2,719,620 Aug 8, 1986 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,943 $5,070,136 Aug 1, 1986 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,859 1,554 Aug 1, 1986 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,291 $16,295,774 Aug 1, 1986 0

Cast

David Paymer    Larry Scientist
Tim Robbins    Phil Blumburtt
Jeffrey Jones    Dr Jenning
Lea Thompson    Beverly Switzler
Paul Guilfoyle    Lieutenant Welker

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/08/01 3 $5,070,136   1,554 $3,263   $5,070,136 3
1986/08/08 8 $2,719,620 -46% 1,563 $1,740   $10,776,987 10
1986/08/15 17 $1,027,336 -62% 914 $1,124   $13,410,673 17
1986/08/22 23 $350,745 -66% 349 $1,005   $14,420,333 24

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/08/01 3 $8,057,367   1,554 $5,185   $8,057,367 7
1986/08/08 7 $4,325,970 -46% 1,563 $2,768   $12,383,337 14
1986/08/15 16 $1,686,251 -61% 914 $1,845   $14,069,588 21

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
7/31/20111336,161 52,814$216,604$316,356125
8/14/20111825,167 85,436$150,750$511,762127
8/21/20112415,219-40% 100,655$91,162$602,923128
8/28/20112812,849-16% 113,504$76,966$679,889129
10/9/20112910,207 176,279$61,140$1,048,823135