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Johnny Be Good (1988)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $17,500,399Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
0% - Rotten
29% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 25th, 1988 (Wide) by Orion Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 86 minutes
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Keywords: Football
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Orion Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,107 $1,612,381 Apr 8, 1988 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,027 $2,951,850 Apr 1, 1988 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,844 $5,249,388 Mar 25, 1988 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,448 1,168 Mar 25, 1988 3


   Johnny Walker
   Leo Wiggins
Paul Gleason    Wayne Hisler
   Georgia Elkans
Steve James    Coach Sanders
Seymour Cassel    Wallace Gibson
Michael Greene    Tex Wade
Marshall Bell    Chief Elkans
Deborah May    Mrs. Walker
Michael Alldredge    Vinny Kroll
Jennifer Tilly    Connie Hisler
Jon Stafford    Bad Breath
Pete Koch    Pete Andropolous
Howard Cosell    Himself
Jim McMahon    Himself
George Hall    Grandpa Walker
Lucianne Buchanan    Lawanda Wade
Tony Frank    Joe Bob
Tim Rossovich    Gas Attendant
Robert Downey, Sr.    NCAA Investigator
David Denney    Benny Figg
Chris Dunn    Flick Weaver
John Deluna    Jose Popupu
Larry Wolf    Recruiter Larry
Michael Colyar    Recruiter Mike
Lee Ritchey    Recruiter Lee
Linwood Phillip Walker    Recruiter Linwood
Ted Dawson    TV Reporter
Adam Faraizl    Randy Walker
Megan Morris    Reylene Walker
Jack Gould    Priest
Dennis Letts    Army General
Craig Tonelson    Pete Provolone
John Cunningham    Substitute
Denise Thorson    Eunice Elkans
Haylay Ladner    Joanie Dorfman
Holly Harington    Cheerleader
Philisha Sanders    Cheerleader
Traci-Ann Dutton    Girl at Motel
Karen Cecka    Girl at Motel
John Hawkes    Pizza Boy
Scott Bate    Pizza Boy
Michael Petty    Hare Krishna
Van Dykes    Hare Krishna
Thethia Hanson    Tupperware Lady
Clara Paul    Tupperware Lady
Harlan Jordan    Exterminator
Harvey Christiansen    Bait Shop Owner
Doris V. Hargrave    Woman at Piermont
Gary G. DeLaune    Local TV Reporter
Catherine Alexander    Waitress at BBQ
Thomas Anthony Patti    Chauffeur

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Steve Zacharias
Screenwriter    Jeff Buhai
Screenwriter    David Obst
Producer    Adam Fields
Executive Producer    Steve Zacharias
Executive Producer    Jeff Buhai
Executive Producer    David Obst
Production Designer    Gregg Fonseca
Editor    Scott Smith
Composer    Jay Ferguson
Director of Photography    Robert Yeoman
Co-Producer    Jeffrey Chernov
Associate Producer    Karen Penhale
Assistant Director    Paul Moen
Unit Production Manager    Jeffrey Chernov
Production Supervisor    Sjon Ueckert
Art Director    Sharon Seymour
Set Decorator    Dorree Cooper
Costume Designer    Susie De Santo
Additional Editor    Seth Flaum
Additional Editor    Jere Huggins
Additional Editor    Charles Simmons
Sound Mixer    Luigi Phonica
Re-recording Mixer    Gregg Landaker
Re-recording Mixer    Steve Maslow
Supervising Sound Editor    Mike Dobie
Sound Editor    Craig Clark
Sound Editor    Jeff Bushelman
Sound Editor    Steve Bushelman
Makeup    Devorah Fischa
Makeup    Michelle Vittone-McNeil
Key Hairstylist    Leslie Anne Anderson
Hairstylist    Steve Smith
Music Supervisor    Dick Rudolph
Music Supervisor    Steve Goldman
Stunt Coordinator    Russell Towery

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
1988/03/25 2 $5,249,388   1,168 $4,494   $5,249,388 3
1988/04/01 6 $2,951,850 -44% 1,194 $2,472   $10,268,453 10
1988/04/08 10 $1,612,381 -45% 1,164 $1,385   $12,944,047 17

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/03/25 3 $7,316,603   1,168 $6,264   $7,316,603 7
1988/04/01 6 $4,015,063 -45% 1,194 $3,363   $11,331,666 14