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Legal Eagles (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $49,851,591Details
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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 1,604 $49,851,591
All Time Worldwide Box Office 2,444 $49,851,591
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 398 $49,851,591
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 556 $49,851,591

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$40,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 18th, 1986 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: March 1st, 1992 by Universal Home Entertainment
Comparisons: vs. Pushing Tin
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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 10th Weekend 696 $510,600 Aug 22, 1986 68
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 693 $755,173 Aug 15, 1986 61
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 832 $1,004,813 Aug 8, 1986 54
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,164 $2,715,750 Jul 18, 1986 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,229 $3,931,560 Jul 11, 1986 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,696 $4,357,740 Jul 4, 1986 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 1,885 $6,022,848 Jun 27, 1986 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,165 $8,132,378 Jun 20, 1986 5
Widest Opening Weekend 3,363 1,248 Jun 20, 1986 5
Never No. 1 Domestic 656 $49,851,591 Jun 18, 1986 0

Cast

Daryl Hannah    Chelsea Deardon
   Tom Logal
Terence Stamp    Victor Taft
Debra Winger    Laura Kelly
Brian Dennehy    Cavanaugh
Brian Doyle-Murray    Shaw
Jay Thomas    Waiter in Restaurant
Christine Baranski    Carol Freeman
Roscoe Lee Browne    Judge Dawkins

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/06/20 2 $8,132,378   1,248 $6,516   $8,221,396 5
1986/06/27 3 $6,022,848 -26% 1,248 $4,826   $18,448,346 12
1986/07/04 5 $4,357,740 -28% 1,231 $3,540   $26,121,736 19
1986/07/11 7 $3,931,560 -10% 1,206 $3,260   $32,403,688 26
1986/07/18 8 $2,715,750 -31% 1,065 $2,550   $36,911,873 33
1986/08/08 17 $1,004,813   640 $1,570   $43,913,620 54
1986/08/15 20 $755,173 -25% 547 $1,381   $45,246,764 61
1986/08/22 20 $510,600 -32% 460 $1,110   $46,210,024 68

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/06/20 3 $12,336,480   1,248 $9,885   $12,425,498 9
1986/06/27 3 $9,338,498 -24% 1,248 $7,483   $21,763,996 16
1986/07/04 5 $6,708,132 -28% 1,231 $5,449   $28,472,128 23
1986/07/11 7 $5,723,995 -15% 1,206 $4,746   $34,196,123 30
1986/08/08 17 $1,582,784   640 $2,473   $44,491,591 58
1986/08/15 19 $1,207,833 -24% 547 $2,208   $45,699,424 65