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Vegas Vacation (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $36,470,465Details
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  5. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 14th, 1997 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: May 21st, 2013 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG for sensuality, language and thematic elements
Franchise: National Lampoon's Vacation
National Lampoon
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Keywords: Family Vacations
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 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,318 $29,168 May 30, 1997 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 778 $138,646 May 23, 1997 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 902 $141,392 May 16, 1997 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 585 $298,450 May 9, 1997 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 500 $413,833 May 2, 1997 80
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,869 $35,797 Apr 18, 1997 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,956 $52,057 Apr 11, 1997 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,344 $147,422 Apr 4, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,213 $272,667 Mar 28, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,830 $773,936 Mar 21, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,723 $1,573,032 Mar 14, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,877 $2,386,903 Mar 7, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,591 $4,558,084 Feb 28, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,714 $6,549,243 Feb 21, 1997 10
Biggest February Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 185 $12,837,927 Feb 14, 1997 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,414 $12,837,927 Feb 14, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,148 2,054 Feb 14, 1997 3

Cast

Randy Quaid    Cousin Eddie
   Clark W. Griswold
Ethan Embry    Rusty Griswold
Beverly D'Angelo    Ellen Priscilla Ruth Smith Griswold
Wallace Shawn    Marty
Larry Hankin    Preacher
Julia Sweeney    Mirage Reception Person
Julio Oscar Mechoso    Limo Driver
Sid Caesar    Mr. Ellis

Production and Technical Credits

Sound Effects Editor    Dan Hegeman

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/02/14 4 $12,837,927   2,054 $6,250   $12,837,927 3
1997/02/21 5 $6,549,243 -49% 2,070 $3,164   $21,279,992 10
1997/02/28 7 $4,558,084 -30% 2,070 $2,202   $27,252,589 17
1997/03/07 9 $2,386,903 -48% 1,873 $1,274   $30,607,818 24
1997/03/14 15 $1,573,032 -34% 1,534 $1,025   $32,901,588 31
1997/03/21 18 $773,936 -51% 1,102 $702   $34,107,889 38
1997/03/28 28 $272,667 -65% 540 $505   $34,651,936 45
1997/04/04 37 $147,422 -46% 267 $552   $34,916,305 52
1997/04/11 52 $52,057 -65% 92 $566   $35,001,584 59
1997/04/18 57 $35,797 -31% 80 $447   $35,047,243 66
1997/05/02 17 $413,833   621 $666   $35,490,292 80
1997/05/09 15 $298,450 -28% 487 $613   $35,919,290 87
1997/05/16 27 $141,392 -53% 348 $406   $36,164,939 94
1997/05/23 31 $138,646 -2% 175 $792   $36,373,431 101
1997/05/30 55 $29,168 -79% 48 $608   $36,429,528 108

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/02/14 4 $14,730,749   2,054 $7,172   $14,730,749 7
1997/02/21 5 $7,963,756 -46% 2,070 $3,847   $22,694,505 14
1997/02/28 7 $5,526,410 -31% 2,070 $2,670   $28,220,915 21
1997/03/07 9 $3,107,641 -44% 1,873 $1,659   $31,328,556 28
1997/03/14 15 $2,005,397 -35% 1,534 $1,307   $33,333,953 35
1997/03/21 20 $1,045,316 -48% 1,102 $949   $34,379,269 42
1997/03/28 29 $389,614 -63% 540 $722   $34,768,883 49
1997/04/04 39 $180,644 -54% 267 $677   $34,949,527 56
1997/04/11 52 $61,919 -66% 92 $673   $35,011,446 63
1997/05/02 16 $544,381   621 $877   $35,620,840 84
1997/05/09 15 $402,707 -26% 487 $827   $36,023,547 91
1997/05/16 26 $211,238 -48% 348 $607   $36,234,785 98
1997/05/23 32 $165,575 -22% 175 $946   $36,400,360 105