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The People Under the Stairs (1991)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $24,204,000Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 1st, 1991 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: August 11th, 2015 by Shout Factory
MPAA Rating: R for terror/violence.
Running Time: 103 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,009 $635,910 Dec 6, 1991 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,042 $1,170,440 Nov 29, 1991 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,399 $1,629,605 Nov 22, 1991 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,272 $3,014,320 Nov 15, 1991 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,368 $4,403,248 Nov 8, 1991 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,773 $5,522,250 Nov 1, 1991 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,428 1,850 Nov 1, 1991 3

Cast

Everett McGill    Man; Dad
Ving Rhames    Leroy
Sean Whalen    Roach
Bill Cobbs    Grandpa Booker

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1991/11/01 1 $5,522,250   1,850 $2,985   $5,522,250 3
1991/11/08 2 $4,403,248 -20% 1,850 $2,380   $12,068,498 10
1991/11/15 4 $3,014,320 -32% 1,838 $1,640   $16,957,568 17
1991/11/22 7 $1,629,605 -46% 1,552 $1,050   $19,803,993 24
1991/11/29 9 $1,170,440 -28% 1,009 $1,160   $21,716,768 31
1991/12/06 9 $635,910 -46% 902 $705   $22,600,328 38

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1991/11/01 1 $7,665,250   1,850 $4,143   $7,665,250 7
1991/11/08 2 $6,277,998 -18% 1,850 $3,394   $13,943,248 14
1991/11/15 3 $4,231,140 -33% 1,838 $2,302   $18,174,388 21
1991/11/22 6 $2,371,940 -44% 1,552 $1,528   $20,546,328 28
1991/11/29 9 $1,418,090 -40% 1,009 $1,405   $21,964,418 35