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The Serpent and the Rainbow (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $19,595,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 5th, 1988 (Wide) by Universal
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,674 $1,328,480 Feb 26, 1988 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,688 $2,307,065 Feb 19, 1988 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,532 $4,064,040 Feb 12, 1988 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,695 $5,848,700 Feb 5, 1988 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,048 1,430 Feb 5, 1988 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,988 $19,595,000 Feb 5, 1988 0

Cast

Bill Pullman    Dennis Alan
Michael Gough    Schoonbacher
Paul Guilfoyle    Andrew Cassedy
Paul Winfield    Lucien Celine

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Set Decorator    Rosemary Brandenberg

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/02/05 2 $5,848,700   1,430 $4,090   $5,848,700 3
1988/02/12 6 $4,064,040 -31% 1,431 $2,840   $11,474,637 10
1988/02/19 6 $2,307,065 -43% 1,211 $1,905   $14,553,592 17
1988/02/26 10 $1,328,480 -42% 874 $1,520   $16,527,121 24

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/02/05 2 $7,410,597   1,430 $5,182   $7,410,597 7
1988/02/12 6 $4,835,930 -35% 1,431 $3,379   $12,246,527 14
1988/02/19 6 $2,952,114 -39% 1,211 $2,438   $15,198,641 21