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Weekend at Bernie's (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $30,218,387Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
52% - Rotten
Audience
57% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 5th, 1989 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Franchise: Weekend at Bernie's
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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 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 777 $655,324 Sep 1, 1989 61
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,430 $2,709,067 Jul 21, 1989 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,641 $3,749,810 Jul 14, 1989 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,097 $4,506,086 Jul 7, 1989 5
Widest Opening Weekend 3,520 1,134 Jul 7, 1989 5

Cast

   Larry Wilson
Jonathan Silverman    Richard Parker
Ted Kotcheff    Jack Parker, Richard's Dad
Skeet Ulrich    Extra

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/07/07 8 $4,506,086   1,134 $3,974   $6,410,073 5
1989/07/14 9 $3,749,810 -17% 1,139 $3,292   $12,945,767 12
1989/07/21 10 $2,709,067 -28% 1,104 $2,454   $18,058,053 19
1989/09/01 21 $655,324   565 $1,160   $26,787,309 61

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/07/07 7 $7,291,970   1,134 $6,430   $9,195,957 9
1989/07/14 9 $6,153,029 -16% 1,139 $5,402   $15,348,986 16