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Twins (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $111,936,388Details
International Box Office $104,663,612
Worldwide Box Office $216,600,000
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
34% - Rotten
Audience
39% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$15,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 9th, 1988 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: January 23rd, 1996 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 105 minutes
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Keywords: Cloning, Twins
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 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 102 $2,865,240 Feb 10, 1989 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 123 $3,348,800 Feb 3, 1989 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 87 $4,802,805 Jan 27, 1989 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 167 $4,821,600 Jan 20, 1989 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 147 $6,748,200 Jan 13, 1989 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 255 $7,081,800 Jan 6, 1989 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 161 $12,050,080 Dec 30, 1988 24
Biggest December Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 266 $12,050,080 Dec 30, 1988 24
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,021 $55,547,405 Dec 30, 1988 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 667 $8,958,675 Dec 23, 1988 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,418 $7,781,130 Dec 16, 1988 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,637 $11,174,980 Dec 9, 1988 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,073 1,396 Dec 9, 1988 3

Cast

Danny De Vito    Vincent Benedict
   Julius Benedict
Kelly Preston    Marnie Mason
Sven-Ole Thorsen    Sam Klane
David Caruso    Al Greco
Maury Chaykin    Burt Klane
Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa    Oriental Man
Richard Portnow    Chop Shop Owner
Jason Reitman    Granger Grandson
Chloe Webb    Linda Mason
Trey Wilson    Beetroot McKinley
Heather Graham    Young Mary Ann Benedict (uncredited)

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/12/09 1 $11,174,980   1,396 $8,005   $11,174,980 3
1988/12/16 1 $7,781,130 -30% 1,449 $5,370   $22,138,990 10
1988/12/23 1 $8,958,675 +15% 1,606 $5,578   $35,492,935 17
1988/12/30 2 $12,050,080 +35% 1,624 $7,420   $55,547,405 24
1989/01/06 2 $7,081,800 -41% 1,628 $4,350   $64,699,395 31
1989/01/13 2 $6,748,200 -5% 1,630 $4,140   $73,433,840 38
1989/01/20 2 $4,821,600 -29% 1,640 $2,940   $80,380,125 45
1989/01/27 4 $4,802,805 n/c 1,659 $2,895   $86,518,865 52
1989/02/03 6 $3,348,800 -30% 1,610 $2,080   $90,796,705 59
1989/02/10 7 $2,865,240 -14% 1,512 $1,895   $94,384,635 66

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/12/09 1 $14,357,860   1,396 $10,285   $14,357,860 7
1988/12/16 1 $12,176,400 -15% 1,449 $8,403   $26,534,260 14
1988/12/23 1 $16,963,065 +39% 1,606 $10,562   $43,497,325 21
1988/12/30 2 $14,120,270 -17% 1,624 $8,695   $57,617,595 28
1989/01/06 2 $9,068,045 -36% 1,628 $5,570   $66,685,640 35
1989/01/13 2 $8,872,885 -2% 1,630 $5,443   $75,558,525 42
1989/01/20 3 $6,157,535 -31% 1,640 $3,755   $81,716,060 49
1989/01/27 4 $5,731,845 -7% 1,659 $3,455   $87,447,905 56
1989/02/03 6 $4,071,490 -29% 1,610 $2,529   $91,519,395 63