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Little Shop of Horrors (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $38,747,385Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
90% - Certified Fresh
Audience
79% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$30,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 19th, 1986 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: April 1st, 1992 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for mature thematic material including comic horror violence, substance abuse, language and sex references.
(Rating bulletin 2205, 1/11/2012)
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Keywords: Killer Plants
Source:Remake
Genre:Musical
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 746 $1,719,329 Jan 30, 1987 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 965 $2,093,847 Jan 23, 1987 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 957 $3,222,066 Jan 16, 1987 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,530 $3,057,666 Jan 9, 1987 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,823 $4,004,838 Jan 2, 1987 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,148 $5,042,682 Dec 26, 1986 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,396 $3,659,884 Dec 19, 1986 3

Cast

Christopher Guest    The First Customer
   Orin Scrivello, D.D.S.
Rick Moranis    Seymour Krelborn
James Belushi    Patrick Martin
Bill Murray    Arthur Denton
John Candy    Wink Winkilson
Vincent Gardenia    Mr. Mushnik
Ellen Greene    Audrey
Tichina Arnold    Crystal
Michael Shannon    TV Reporter
Tisha Campbell-Martin    Chiffon

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/12/19 4 $3,659,884   866 $4,226   $3,659,884 3
1986/12/26 7 $5,042,682 +38% 866 $5,823   $11,412,248 10
1987/01/02 5 $4,004,838 -21% 866 $4,625   $19,546,049 17
1987/01/09 4 $3,057,666 -24% 838 $3,649   $23,727,232 24
1987/01/16 6 $3,222,066 +5% 1,183 $2,724   $27,081,027 31
1987/01/23 7 $2,093,847 -35% 1,178 $1,777   $30,810,276 38
1987/01/30 9 $1,719,329 -18% 1,050 $1,637   $33,126,503 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/12/19 4 $6,369,566   866 $7,355   $6,369,566 7
1986/12/26 6 $9,171,645 +44% 866 $10,591   $15,541,211 14
1987/01/02 5 $5,128,355 -44% 866 $5,922   $20,669,566 21
1987/01/09 5 $3,189,395 -38% 838 $3,806   $23,858,961 28
1987/01/16 5 $4,857,468 +52% 1,183 $4,106   $28,716,429 35
1987/01/23 7 $2,690,745 -45% 1,178 $2,284   $31,407,174 42

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
10/14/2012188,911 8,911$218,143$218,1431,072