The Secret of My Success

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $66,995,000Details
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
58% - Rotten
Audience
58% - Spilled

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 10th, 1987 (Wide) by Universal
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/04/10 1 $7,766,452   1,336 $5,813   $7,766,452 3
1987/04/17 1 $7,412,160 -5% 1,344 $5,515   $18,927,672 10
1987/04/24 1 $5,585,900 -25% 1,346 $4,150   $27,205,902 17
1987/05/01 1 $4,609,670 -17% 1,333 $3,458   $33,354,952 24
1987/05/08 1 $3,836,710 -17% 1,337 $2,870   $38,372,062 31
1987/05/15 3 $3,910,286 +2% 1,331 $2,938   $43,593,368 38
1987/05/22 3 $3,693,620 -6% 1,329 $2,779   $48,541,036 45
1987/05/29 3 $2,467,770 -33% 1,295 $1,906   $51,628,706 52
1987/06/05 5 $2,036,125 -17% 1,253 $1,625   $54,589,501 59
1987/06/12 8 $1,431,055 -30% 1,109 $1,290   $56,943,066 66
1987/06/19 9 $1,359,460 -5% 1,109 $1,226   $59,185,176 73

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Cast

Michael J. Fox    Brantley Foster aka Carlton Whitfield
Fred Gwynne    Donald Davenport
Gerry Bamman    Art Thomas
Bruce McGill    Unnamed employer
Richard Jordan    Howard Prescott
Helen Slater    Christy Wills

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Herbert Ross
Set Decorator    Susan Bode