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L.A. Story (1991)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $28,854,480Details
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  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 2,637 $28,854,480
All Time Worldwide Box Office 3,503 $28,854,480
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 678 $28,854,480
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 825 $28,854,480

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 8th, 1991 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: May 18th, 2010 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Keywords: News, Los Angeles
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 912 $111,650 May 17, 1991 101
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 779 $216,270 May 3, 1991 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 935 $214,896 Apr 26, 1991 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 814 $318,435 Apr 19, 1991 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 871 $389,130 Apr 12, 1991 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,117 $398,364 Apr 5, 1991 59
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,749 $1,567,223 Mar 8, 1991 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,949 $2,307,948 Mar 1, 1991 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,423 $2,762,364 Feb 22, 1991 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,120 $5,196,800 Feb 15, 1991 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,487 $6,616,915 Feb 8, 1991 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,635 1,091 Feb 8, 1991 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,398 $28,854,480 Feb 8, 1991 0

Cast

Kevin Pollak    Frank Swan
John Lithgow    Harry Zell (scenes deleted)
   Harris K. Telemacher
Rick Moranis    Gravedigger (uncredited)
Chevy Chase    Mr. Christopher (uncredited)
Woody Harrelson    Harris' Boss (uncredited)
Patrick Stewart    Mr. Perdue, Maitre d' at L'Idiot
Sarah Jessica Parker    SanDeE*
Richard E. Grant    Roland Mackey
Terry Jones    Sara's Mother
Victoria Tennant    Sara McDowel
Marilu Henner    Trudi
Iman    Cynthia
Larry Miller    Tom

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1991/02/08 2 $6,616,915   1,091 $6,065   $6,616,915 3
1991/02/15 6 $5,196,800 -21% 1,120 $4,640   $13,814,259 10
1991/02/22 8 $2,762,364 -47% 1,122 $2,462   $17,537,583 17
1991/03/01 8 $2,307,948 -16% 1,068 $2,161   $20,605,125 24
1991/03/08 10 $1,567,223 -32% 929 $1,687   $22,777,904 31
1991/04/05 23 $398,364   373 $1,068   $26,474,991 59
1991/04/12 19 $389,130 -2% 357 $1,090   $26,995,790 66
1991/04/19 24 $318,435 -18% 345 $923   $27,443,102 73
1991/04/26 24 $214,896 -33% 242 $888   $27,759,083 80
1991/05/03 25 $216,270 +1% 267 $810   $28,052,067 87
1991/05/17 33 $111,650   154 $725   $28,463,149 101

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1991/02/08 2 $8,617,459   1,091 $7,899   $8,617,459 7
1991/02/15 6 $6,157,760 -29% 1,120 $5,498   $14,775,219 14
1991/02/22 8 $3,521,958 -43% 1,122 $3,139   $18,297,177 21
1991/03/01 8 $2,913,504 -17% 1,068 $2,728   $21,210,681 28
1991/04/05 22 $530,033   373 $1,421   $26,606,660 63
1991/04/12 18 $518,007 -2% 357 $1,451   $27,124,667 70
1991/04/19 24 $419,520 -19% 345 $1,216   $27,544,187 77
1991/04/26 26 $291,610 -30% 242 $1,205   $27,835,797 84