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Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $218,692,701Details
International Box Office $222,090,952
Worldwide Box Office $440,783,653
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
71% - Fresh
Audience
77% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$25,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 24th, 1993 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: March 12th, 1996 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some sexual references
Running Time: 125 minutes
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Keywords: Cross-Dressing, Babysitters
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Blue Wolf
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 102 $189,450 May 13, 1994 173
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 74 $363,383 May 6, 1994 166
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 50 $737,098 Apr 29, 1994 159
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 37 $1,018,318 Apr 22, 1994 152
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 33 $1,315,603 Apr 15, 1994 145
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 29 $1,699,965 Apr 8, 1994 138
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 38 $1,675,859 Apr 1, 1994 131
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 44 $1,891,187 Mar 25, 1994 124
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 56 $1,749,677 Mar 18, 1994 117
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 42 $2,320,204 Mar 11, 1994 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 44 $2,615,297 Mar 4, 1994 103
Fastest Movies to Earn $200 Million at the Domestic Box Office 149 $200,137,695 Mar 4, 1994 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 50 $2,785,353 Feb 25, 1994 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 23 $4,538,114 Feb 18, 1994 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 26 $4,406,663 Feb 11, 1994 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 17 $6,916,809 Feb 4, 1994 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 14 $7,742,001 Jan 28, 1994 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 10 $8,798,118 Jan 21, 1994 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 11 $10,281,452 Jan 14, 1994 54
Fastest Movies to Earn $150 Million at the Domestic Box Office 244 $151,536,036 Jan 14, 1994 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 14 $11,536,024 Jan 7, 1994 47
Biggest January Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 243 $11,536,024 Jan 7, 1994 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 10 $16,346,568 Dec 31, 1993 40
Biggest December Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 147 $16,346,568 Dec 31, 1993 40
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 435 $105,916,166 Dec 24, 1993 37
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 109 $9,370,059 Dec 24, 1993 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 312 $9,056,287 Dec 17, 1993 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 533 $10,158,307 Dec 10, 1993 19
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 765 $50,400,528 Dec 3, 1993 16
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 570 $14,735,459 Dec 3, 1993 12
Biggest November Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 159 $20,468,847 Nov 26, 1993 5
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 785 $20,468,847 Nov 26, 1993 5
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 1,267 $20,468,847 Nov 26, 1993 5
Widest Opening Weekend 2,657 1,605 Nov 26, 1993 5

Cast

   Daniel Hillard/Mrs. Doubtfire
   Miranda Hillard
Pierce Brosnan    Stuart Dunmeyer
Harvey Fierstein    Uncle Frank Hillard
Polly Holliday    Gloria Chaney
   Lydia Hillard
Paul Guilfoyle    Head Chef
Robert Prosky    Jonathan Lundy

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Marsha Garces Williams
Producer    Robin Williams
Producer    Mark Radcliffe
Executive Producer    Matthew Rushton
Co-Producer    Joan Bradshaw
Director   
Screenwriter    Randi Mayem Singer
Screenwriter    Leslie Dixon
Story Creator    Anne Fine
Cinematographer    Donald M. McAlpine
Editor    Raja Gosnell
Composer    Howard Shore
Production Designer    Angelo Graham
Art Director    W. Steven Graham
Set Designer    Steve Saklad
Art Director    Steve Wolff
Set Designer    Robert Goldstein
Set Designer    Harold Fuhrman
Set Decorator    Garrett Lewis
Costume Designer    Marit Allen
Sound Mixer    Nelson Stoll
Associate Producer    Paula Dupre Pesmen
Assistant Director    Geoff Hansen
Special Make-up Effects    Greg Cannom
Animation    Chuck Jones
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins
Foley Recordist    Christopher Boyes
Dialogue Editor    Ewa Sztompke

DVD Sales: Decoding the Home Market

August 9th, 2011

It was a really slow week on the home market with only two new releases reaching the top 30. One those was Source Code, which led the way with 386,000 units / $5.54 million. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/11/26 1 $20,468,847   1,605 $12,753   $27,558,032 5
1993/12/03 1 $14,735,459 -28% 1,678 $8,782   $46,702,649 12
1993/12/10 2 $10,158,307 -31% 1,959 $5,185   $60,558,835 19
1993/12/17 2 $9,056,287 -11% 2,290 $3,955   $72,648,376 26
1993/12/24 2 $9,370,059 +3% 2,305 $4,065   $89,199,899 33
1993/12/31 1 $16,346,568 +74% 2,325 $7,031   $122,262,734 40
1994/01/07 1 $11,536,024 -29% 2,345 $4,919   $138,095,965 47
1994/01/14 2 $10,281,452 -11% 2,354 $4,368   $151,536,036 54
1994/01/21 2 $8,798,118 -14% 2,290 $3,842   $162,276,453 61
1994/01/28 1 $7,742,001 -12% 2,249 $3,442   $172,291,932 68
1994/02/04 2 $6,916,809 -11% 2,138 $3,235   $181,334,746 75
1994/02/11 6 $4,406,663 -36% 1,916 $2,300   $187,077,537 82
1994/02/18 8 $4,538,114 +3% 1,380 $3,288   $193,123,741 89
1994/02/25 9 $2,785,353 -39% 1,336 $2,085   $196,701,228 96
1994/03/04 11 $2,615,297 -6% 1,626 $1,608   $200,137,695 103
1994/03/11 8 $2,320,204 -11% 1,456 $1,594   $203,348,817 110
1994/03/18 8 $1,749,677 -25% 1,244 $1,406   $205,938,361 117
1994/03/25 10 $1,891,187 +8% 1,153 $1,640   $208,467,967 124
1994/04/01 11 $1,675,859 -11% 1,150 $1,457   $211,040,410 131
1994/04/08 11 $1,699,965 +1% 1,084 $1,568   $213,704,311 138
1994/04/15 12 $1,315,603 -23% 962 $1,368   $215,463,939 145
1994/04/22 12 $1,018,318 -23% 868 $1,173   $216,875,471 152
1994/04/29 12 $737,098 -28% 692 $1,065   $217,902,939 159
1994/05/06 11 $363,383 -51% 514 $707   $218,415,912 166
1994/05/13 14 $189,450 -48% 305 $621   $218,692,701 173

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/11/26 1 $24,878,005   1,605 $15,500   $31,967,190 9
1993/12/03 1 $18,433,338 -26% 1,678 $10,985   $50,400,528 16
1993/12/10 2 $13,191,561 -28% 1,959 $6,734   $63,592,089 23
1993/12/17 2 $16,237,751 +23% 2,290 $7,091   $79,829,840 30
1993/12/24 1 $26,086,326 +61% 2,305 $11,317   $105,916,166 37
1993/12/31 1 $20,643,775 -21% 2,325 $8,879   $126,559,941 44
1994/01/07 1 $14,694,643 -29% 2,345 $6,266   $141,254,584 51
1994/01/14 2 $12,223,751 -17% 2,354 $5,193   $153,478,335 58
1994/01/21 2 $11,071,596 -9% 2,290 $4,835   $164,549,931 65
1994/01/28 1 $9,868,006 -11% 2,249 $4,388   $174,417,937 72
1994/02/04 2 $8,252,937 -16% 2,138 $3,860   $182,670,874 79
1994/02/11 5 $5,914,753 -28% 1,916 $3,087   $188,585,627 86
1994/02/18 7 $5,330,248 -10% 1,380 $3,862   $193,915,875 93
1994/02/25 8 $3,606,523 -32% 1,336 $2,699   $197,522,398 100
1994/03/04 7 $3,506,215 -3% 1,626 $2,156   $201,028,613 107
1994/03/11 7 $3,160,071 -10% 1,456 $2,170   $204,188,684 114
1994/03/18 6 $2,388,096 -24% 1,244 $1,920   $206,576,780 121
1994/03/25 7 $2,787,771 +17% 1,153 $2,418   $209,364,551 128
1994/04/01 10 $2,639,795 -5% 1,150 $2,295   $212,004,346 135
1994/04/08 8 $2,143,990 -19% 1,084 $1,978   $214,148,336 142
1994/04/15 9 $1,708,817 -20% 962 $1,776   $215,857,153 149
1994/04/22 7 $1,308,688 -23% 868 $1,508   $217,165,841 156
1994/04/29 9 $886,688 -32% 692 $1,281   $218,052,529 163
1994/05/06 8 $450,722 -49% 514 $877   $218,503,251 170

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
3/27/20111467,511 67,511$505,657$505,657785
4/10/20111855,850 123,361$753,416$1,259,074787
4/24/20113070,788 196,655$565,596$1,844,400789
5/1/20111257,956-18% 254,611$594,008$2,438,408790
5/8/20111059,952+3% 314,563$419,610$2,858,018791
5/15/20111244,403-26% 358,966$503,845$3,361,864792
5/22/20111350,134+13% 409,100$480,640$3,842,503793
5/29/20112031,432-37% 440,532$365,938$4,208,441794
6/5/20112523,097-27% 463,629$197,278$4,405,719795
6/12/20112822,124-4% 485,753$168,746$4,574,466796
6/19/20113020,588-7% 506,341$147,342$4,721,808797
6/26/20112922,876+11% 529,217$188,288$4,910,096798
7/3/20112816,568-28% 536,842$183,832$5,024,855799
7/10/20112814,687-11% 551,529$166,097$5,190,952800
7/24/20111045,212 613,286$495,691$5,861,750802
7/31/2011564,342+42% 677,628$520,128$6,381,878803
8/7/20111228,963-55% 706,591$314,043$6,695,921804
8/14/2011939,844+38% 746,435$376,474$7,072,395805
8/21/20111339,447-1% 785,882$342,211$7,414,606806
8/28/20111036,715-7% 822,597$330,699$7,745,305807
9/4/20111136,200-1% 858,797$339,712$8,085,017808
9/11/20111233,321-8% 892,118$305,094$8,390,110809
9/18/20111629,255-12% 921,373$273,973$8,664,083810
9/25/20112120,203-31% 941,576$197,860$8,861,943811
10/2/20111919,696-3% 961,272$189,990$9,051,933812
10/9/20111921,823+11% 983,095$199,089$9,251,022813
10/16/20112615,285-30% 998,380$129,770$9,380,792814
10/23/20113013,450-12% 1,011,830$119,032$9,499,824815
10/30/20113013,398n/c1,025,228$121,681$9,621,505816
8/24/20141033,057 1,558,289$164,885$14,200,761963
8/31/2014937,785+14% 1,596,074$216,376$14,417,136964
9/7/20141529,094-23% 1,625,168$215,255$14,632,391965
9/14/20142710,231-65% 1,635,399$60,592$14,692,983966
9/21/2014239,521-7% 1,644,920$47,757$14,740,741967
10/12/20143017,546 1,676,470$80,162$14,890,745970
10/19/20142611,398-35% 1,687,868$56,973$14,947,718971

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/31/20141313,357 42,228$191,272$690,493964
9/7/20141014,866+11% 57,094$337,907$1,028,400965