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Smokey and the Bandit (1977)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $126,737,428Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 27th, 1977 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: March 1st, 1992 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 96 minutes
Franchise: Smokey and the Bandit
Comparisons: vs. Convoy
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,855 $508,950 Jun 24, 1977 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,646 $130,180 Jun 17, 1977 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,731 $218,988 Jun 10, 1977 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,329 $830,976 Jun 3, 1977 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,231 $1,728,060 May 27, 1977 3

Cast

Sally Field    Carrie aka 'Frog'
Burt Reynolds    Bandit
Jerry Reed    Cledus Snow/'Snowman'
Pat McCormick    Big Enos Burdette
Jackie Gleason    Sheriff Buford T. Justice

Production and Technical Credits

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DVD and Blu-ray Releases for June 5th, 2012

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1977/05/27 1 $1,728,060   498 $3,470   $1,728,060 3
1977/06/03 1 $830,976 -52% 498 $1,669   $3,468,000 10
1977/06/10 1 $218,988 -74% 492 $445   $4,889,620 17
1977/06/17 3 $130,180 -41% 198 $657   $5,170,000 24
1977/06/24 2 $508,950 +291% 460 $1,106   $5,678,950 31

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1977/05/27 1 $2,637,024   498 $5,295   $2,637,024 7
1977/06/03 1 $2,033,608 -23% 498 $4,084   $4,670,632 14
1977/06/10 1 $369,188 -82% 492 $750   $5,039,820 21
1977/06/17 2 $130,180 -65% 198 $657   $5,170,000 28