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Midnight Run (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $38,413,606Details
International Box Office $43,200,000
Worldwide Box Office $81,613,606
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
96% - Certified Fresh
Audience
87% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$30,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 20th, 1988 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: June 3rd, 2003 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R
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Keywords: Mafia, Buddy Comedy
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,427 $2,107,573 Aug 19, 1988 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,653 $2,781,515 Aug 12, 1988 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,900 $3,764,610 Aug 5, 1988 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,285 $4,649,805 Jul 29, 1988 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,777 $5,506,290 Jul 22, 1988 5
Widest Opening Weekend 3,481 1,158 Jul 22, 1988 5

Cast

   Jack Walsh
Philip Baker Hall    Sidney
Joe Pantoliano    Eddie Moscone
Dennis Farina    Jimmy Serrano
   Jonathan “The Duke” Mardukas
Lois Smith    Mrs. Nelson
John Ashton    Marvin Dorfler
Yaphet Kotto    FBI Agent Alonzo Mosely
Jack Kehoe    Jerry Geisler
Martin Brest    Airline Ticket Clerk
Tracey Walter    Diner Counter Man

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Danny Elfman

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
1988/07/22 5 $5,506,290   1,158 $4,755   $7,091,090 5
1988/07/29 5 $4,649,805 -16% 1,161 $4,005   $14,708,510 12
1988/08/05 6 $3,764,610 -19% 1,146 $3,285   $20,882,195 19
1988/08/12 8 $2,781,515 -26% 1,133 $2,455   $25,562,470 26
1988/08/19 10 $2,107,573 -24% 1,006 $2,095   $29,083,182 33

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/07/22 6 $8,473,905   1,158 $7,318   $10,058,705 9
1988/07/29 5 $7,058,880 -17% 1,161 $6,080   $17,117,585 16
1988/08/05 6 $5,663,370 -20% 1,146 $4,942   $22,780,955 23
1988/08/12 8 $4,194,654 -26% 1,133 $3,702   $26,975,609 30