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Maximum Overdrive (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,433,663Details
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Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
17% - Rotten
50% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office 5,196 $7,433,663
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 4,331 $16,891,039
All Time Worldwide Box Office 6,532 $7,433,663

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 25th, 1986 (Wide) by De Laurentiis Entertainment Group
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Keywords: Killer Inanimate Objects
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,284 $437,422 Aug 8, 1986 17
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,614 $3,205,644 Jul 25, 1986 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,446 1,198 Jul 25, 1986 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,409 $7,433,663 Jul 25, 1986 0


   Bill Robinson
Pat Hingle    Hendershot
Frankie Faison    Handy
Giancarlo Esposito    Videoplayer
Yeardley Smith    Connie
Stephen King    Man At Cashpoint
Laura Harrington    Brett

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
1986/07/25 7 $3,205,644   1,198 $2,676   $3,205,644 3
1986/08/08 20 $437,422   457 $957   $7,188,513 17

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Weekly Box Office Performance