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Short Circuit (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $40,697,761Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,960 $40,697,761
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,836 $40,697,761
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 493 $40,697,761
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 601-700) 653 $40,697,761

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 9th, 1986 (Wide) by Sony/TriStar
Video Release: September 19th, 2000 by Image Entertainment Video
MPAA Rating: PG
Franchise: Short Circuit
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Keywords: Robot, Faulty Memory, Whitewashed Casting
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Cast

   Stephanie Speck
   Newton Crosby
G.W. Bailey    Skroeder
Austin Pendleton    Howard Marner
Fisher Stevens    Ben Jabituya
Jack Thompson    Party Guest

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/05/09 1 $5,346,808   1,033 $5,176   $5,346,808 3
1986/05/16 2 $4,420,900 -17% 1,064 $4,155   $11,030,184 10
1986/05/23 4 $5,463,333 +24% 1,310 $4,170   $17,470,363 17
1986/05/30 4 $3,474,006 -36% 1,307 $2,658   $21,789,381 24
1986/06/06 5 $3,281,200 -6% 1,307 $2,510   $26,443,038 31
1986/06/13 7 $2,104,270 -36% 1,307 $1,610   $29,857,737 38
1986/06/20 9 $1,551,984 -26% 1,302 $1,192   $32,567,385 45
1986/08/08 23 $266,579   269 $991   $40,072,839 94
1986/08/15 25 $243,122 -9% 257 $946   $40,456,961 101
1986/08/22 28 $136,800 -44% 150 $912   $40,697,761 108

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/05/09 1 $6,609,284   1,033 $6,398   $6,609,284 7
1986/05/16 2 $5,397,746 -18% 1,064 $5,073   $12,007,030 14
1986/05/23 4 $6,308,345 +17% 1,310 $4,816   $18,315,375 21
1986/05/30 4 $4,846,463 -23% 1,307 $3,708   $23,161,838 28
1986/06/06 5 $4,591,629 -5% 1,307 $3,513   $27,753,467 35
1986/06/13 7 $3,261,934 -29% 1,307 $2,496   $31,015,401 42
1986/08/08 22 $407,579   269 $1,515   $40,213,839 98
1986/08/15 25 $347,122 -15% 257 $1,351   $40,560,961 105