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Ruthless People (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $71,624,879Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
94% - Fresh
Audience
71% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 27th, 1986 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: R
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Keywords: Kidnap, Misidentified Body, Relationships Gone Wrong
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 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 153 $917,166 Oct 3, 1986 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 130 $1,285,442 Sep 26, 1986 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 132 $1,431,551 Sep 19, 1986 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 155 $1,504,134 Sep 12, 1986 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 147 $1,819,111 Sep 5, 1986 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 113 $2,729,612 Aug 29, 1986 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 263 $2,128,889 Aug 22, 1986 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 338 $2,458,257 Aug 15, 1986 52
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,312 $51,823,249 Aug 15, 1986 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 377 $3,116,152 Aug 8, 1986 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 522 $3,476,646 Aug 1, 1986 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 586 $4,585,374 Jul 25, 1986 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,024 $4,521,331 Jul 18, 1986 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,317 $5,434,671 Jul 11, 1986 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,062 $5,285,843 Jul 4, 1986 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,840 $5,274,306 Jun 27, 1986 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,571 1,111 Jun 27, 1986 3

Cast

   Sam Stone
   Ken Kessler
   Sandy Kessler
   Barbara Stone
Bill Pullman    Earl Mott
Art Evans    Lt. Bender
J.E. Freeman    Bedroom Killer

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/06/27 4 $5,274,306   1,111 $4,747   $5,274,306 3
1986/07/04 2 $5,285,843 n/c 1,114 $4,745   $14,008,813 10
1986/07/11 2 $5,434,671 +3% 1,114 $4,879   $22,533,407 17
1986/07/18 3 $4,521,331 -17% 1,114 $4,059   $29,815,695 24
1986/07/25 4 $4,585,374 +1% 1,114 $4,116   $36,899,845 31
1986/08/01 6 $3,476,646 -24% 1,032 $3,369   $42,760,201 38
1986/08/08 6 $3,116,152 -10% 1,077 $2,893   $47,756,797 45
1986/08/15 7 $2,458,257 -21% 1,019 $2,412   $51,823,249 52
1986/08/22 10 $2,128,889 -13% 954 $2,232   $55,373,046 59
1986/08/29 8 $2,729,612 +28% 658 $4,148   $59,165,825 66
1986/09/05 7 $1,819,111 -33% 1,021 $1,782   $61,505,373 73
1986/09/12 7 $1,504,134 -17% 1,012 $1,486   $63,570,789 80
1986/09/19 7 $1,431,551 -5% 1,010 $1,417   $65,484,532 87
1986/09/26 6 $1,285,442 -10% 1,002 $1,283   $67,213,016 94
1986/10/03 9 $917,166 -29% 861 $1,065   $68,508,328 101

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/06/27 4 $8,722,970   1,111 $7,851   $8,722,970 7
1986/07/04 2 $8,375,766 -4% 1,114 $7,519   $17,098,736 14
1986/07/11 2 $8,195,628 -2% 1,114 $7,357   $25,294,364 21
1986/07/18 3 $7,020,107 -14% 1,114 $6,302   $32,314,471 28
1986/07/25 4 $6,969,084 -1% 1,114 $6,256   $39,283,555 35
1986/08/01 6 $5,357,090 -23% 1,032 $5,191   $44,640,645 42
1986/08/08 6 $4,724,347 -12% 1,077 $4,387   $49,364,992 49
1986/08/15 7 $3,879,165 -18% 1,019 $3,807   $53,244,157 56
1986/08/22 9 $3,192,056 -18% 954 $3,346   $56,436,213 63
1986/08/29 8 $3,250,049 +2% 658 $4,939   $59,686,262 70
1986/09/05 7 $2,380,393 -27% 1,021 $2,331   $62,066,655 77
1986/09/12 6 $1,986,326 -17% 1,012 $1,963   $64,052,981 84
1986/09/19 6 $1,874,593 -6% 1,010 $1,856   $65,927,574 91
1986/09/26 6 $1,663,588 -11% 1,002 $1,660   $67,591,162 98