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Raising Arizona (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $22,847,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,113 $22,847,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,094 $22,847,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 798 $22,847,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 971 $22,847,000

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 13th, 1987 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 93 minutes
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Keywords: Life on the Outside, Kidnap, Hitmen, Infertility
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Circle Arizona Productions
Production Countries: United States

Cast

Frances McDormand    Dot
   H.I. McDonnough
John Goodman    Gale
M. Emmet Walsh    Machine Shop Ear-Bender
Holly Hunter    Edwina 'Ed' McDonnough
Trey Wilson    Nathan Arizona (Hufheinz) Sr
William Forsythe    Evelle
Randall 'Tex' Cobb    Leonard Smalls

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Ethan Coen
Screenwriter    Ethan Coen
Screenwriter    Joel Coen
Composer    Carter Burwell

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for August 30th, 2011

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/03/13 21 $36,240   1 $36,240   $0 3
1987/03/27 13 $1,095,252   149 $7,351   $1,705,461 17
1987/04/03 13 $953,647 -13% 150 $6,358   $2,995,568 24
1987/04/10 7 $2,209,320 +132% 452 $4,888   $5,417,010 31
1987/04/17 8 $2,451,750 +11% 696 $3,523   $8,823,750 38
1987/04/24 9 $1,821,616 -26% 697 $2,614   $11,519,440 45
1987/05/01 8 $1,462,587 -20% 666 $2,196   $13,510,310 52
1987/05/08 10 $1,127,902 -23% 688 $1,639   $15,072,020 59
1987/05/15 10 $1,001,442 -11% 686 $1,460   $16,604,873 66
1987/05/22 11 $961,425 -4% 659 $1,459   $17,811,160 73

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/03/27 12 $1,431,712   149 $9,609   $2,041,921 21
1987/04/03 8 $1,165,769 -19% 150 $7,772   $3,207,690 28
1987/04/10 7 $3,164,310 +171% 452 $7,001   $6,372,000 35
1987/04/17 8 $3,325,824 +5% 696 $4,778   $9,697,824 42
1987/04/24 8 $2,349,899 -29% 697 $3,371   $12,047,723 49
1987/05/01 8 $1,896,395 -19% 666 $2,847   $13,944,118 56
1987/05/08 8 $1,659,313 -13% 688 $2,412   $15,603,431 63
1987/05/15 7 $1,246,304 -25% 686 $1,817   $16,849,735 70