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Running Scared (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $38,500,726Details
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $16,638,855 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $16,638,855
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
60% - Fresh
Audience
59% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 27th, 1986 (Wide) by MGM
Video Release: June 6th, 2006 by New Line Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for pervasive strong brutal violence and language, sexuality and drug content.
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Keywords: Buddy Cop, Buddy Comedy
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 710 $721,609 Aug 22, 1986 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 902 $862,262 Aug 15, 1986 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,083 $1,080,556 Aug 8, 1986 45
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,695 $2,681,056 Jul 18, 1986 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,753 $4,091,748 Jul 11, 1986 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,436 $4,190,295 Jul 4, 1986 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,832 $5,227,757 Jun 27, 1986 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,068 1,376 Jun 27, 1986 3

Cast

Joe Pantoliano    Snake
Dan Hedaya    Captain Logan
Jimmy Smits    Julio Gonzalez
Billy Crystal    Danny Costanzo
Larry Hankin    Ace
Gregory Hines    Ray Hughes
Steven Bauer    Det. Frank Sigliano
Jon Gries    Det. Tony Montoya

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/06/27 5 $5,227,757   1,376 $3,799   $5,227,757 3
1986/07/04 6 $4,190,295 -20% 1,365 $3,070   $12,481,122 10
1986/07/11 6 $4,091,748 -2% 1,319 $3,102   $19,079,940 17
1986/07/18 9 $2,681,056 -34% 1,189 $2,255   $23,670,928 24
1986/08/08 16 $1,080,556   682 $1,584   $31,360,254 45
1986/08/15 19 $862,262 -20% 682 $1,264   $32,844,549 52
1986/08/22 18 $721,609 -16% 623 $1,158   $34,059,684 59

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/06/27 6 $8,290,827   1,376 $6,025   $8,290,827 7
1986/07/04 6 $6,697,365 -19% 1,365 $4,906   $14,988,192 14
1986/07/11 6 $6,001,680 -10% 1,319 $4,550   $20,989,872 21
1986/08/08 16 $1,702,589   682 $2,496   $31,982,287 49
1986/08/15 18 $1,355,788 -20% 682 $1,988   $33,338,075 56

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
6/11/20066253,506 253,506$4,684,791$4,684,7911
6/18/20061495,022-63% 348,528$1,607,772$6,292,5632
6/25/20061678,696-17% 427,224$1,392,919$7,685,4823
7/2/20062855,194-30% 482,418$944,369$8,629,8524
7/9/20063063,912+16% 546,330$1,062,857$9,692,7085
7/23/20063036,551 616,226$604,554$10,848,7887
7/30/20061724,723-32% 640,949$408,918$11,257,7068