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Cheech & Chong's Nice Dreams (1981)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $37,000,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 5th, 1981 (Wide) by Columbia
Franchise: Cheech & Chong
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Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 4,670 $0 Aug 14, 1981 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 1,268 $239,000 Aug 7, 1981 66
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,962 $359,461 Jul 24, 1981 45
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 7,729 $0 Jul 10, 1981 31
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 9,318 $0 Jun 26, 1981 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,991 $3,110,000 Jun 19, 1981 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,150 $8,153,738 Jun 5, 1981 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,109 1,390 Jun 5, 1981 3

Cast

Cheech Marin    Cheech
Paul Rubens    Howie Hamburger Dude
Sandra Bernhard    Girl Nut
Stacy Keach    The Sarge Stedanko
Tommy Chong    Chong
Tony Cox    Midget Nut
Michael Winslow    Superman Nut
Paul Reubens    Howie Hamburger Dude

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/06/05 1 $8,153,738   1,390 $5,866   $8,153,738 3
1981/06/12 4 $0 -100% 1,387 $0   $17,392,850 10
1981/06/19 6 $3,110,000   1,253 $2,482   $0 10
1981/06/26 11 $0 -100% 0     $26,333,000 17
1981/07/10 13 $0   0     $30,023,547 31
1981/07/24 13 $359,461   378 $951   $33,647,006 45
1981/08/07 20 $239,000   343 $697   $33,606,555 66
1981/08/14 21 $0 -100% 0     $33,982,504 73

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/06/05 1 $17,392,850   1,390 $12,513   $17,392,850 7
1981/06/19 1 $29,443,000   1,253 $23,498   $26,333,000 21
1981/07/10 12 $1,726,731   0     $31,750,278 35
1981/07/17 9 $0 -100% 0     $31,750,278 0
1981/08/07 14 $614,949   343 $1,793   $33,982,504 70