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The Witches of Eastwick (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $63,749,955Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
73% - Fresh
Audience
62% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 12th, 1987 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 118 minutes
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Keywords: Secret Magic
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Companies: Guber-Peters
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 512 $191,001 Sep 25, 1987 108
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 336 $534,072 Sep 4, 1987 87
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 698 $2,804,682 Jul 17, 1987 38
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,235 $51,918,373 Jul 17, 1987 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 832 $3,653,639 Jul 10, 1987 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,102 $4,255,271 Jul 3, 1987 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,093 $6,309,402 Jun 26, 1987 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,318 $8,251,230 Jun 19, 1987 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,915 $9,454,238 Jun 12, 1987 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,582 1,103 Jun 12, 1987 3

Cast

   Daryl Van Horne
   Alexandra Medford
   Jane Spofford
   Sukie Ridgemont
Veronica Cartwright    Felicia Alden
Richard Jenkins    Clyde Alden
Keith Jochim    Walter Neff
Carel Struyken    Fidel
Helen Lloyd Breed    Mrs. Biddle
Caroline Struzik    Carol Medford
Michele Sincavage    Ridgemont Child
Nicol Sincavage    Ridgemont Child
Carolyn Ditmars    Ridgemont Child
Cynthia Ditmars    Ridgemont Child
Christine Ditmars    Ridgemont Child
Craig Burket    String Quartet Member
Abraham Mishkind    String Quartet Member
Christopher Verrette    String Quartet Member
Becca Lish    Mrs. Neff
Ruth Maynard    Mrs. Biddle's Friend
Landsale Chatfield    Doctor
Carole Ita White    Cashier
Babbie Green    Woman at Market
Jane A. Johnston    Woman at Market
Merrily Horowitz    Woman at Market
Harriet Medin    Woman at Market
Margot Dionne    Nurse
James T. Boyle    Doctor
John Blood    Deli Counterman
Ron Campbell    Ice Cream Counterman
Eugene Boles    Minister

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Neil Canton
Producer    Peter Guber
Producer    Jon Peters
Screenwriter    Michael Cristofer
Executive Producer    Don Devlin
Executive Producer    Rob Cohen
Based on the Book By    John Updike
Editor    Richard Francis-Bruce
Director of Photography    Vilmos Zsigmond
Composer    John Williams
Assistant Director    Chris Soldo
Unit Production Manager    Michael Glick
Production Designer    Polly Platt
Art Director    Mark Mansbridge
Set Decorator    Joe D. Mitchell
Visual Effects Supervisor    Michael Owens
Costume Designer    Aggie Guerard Rodgers
Costume Supervisor    Linda Henrikson
Editor    Hubert de la Bouillerie
Sound Mixer    Art Rochester
Re-recording Mixer    Wayne Artman
Re-recording Mixer    Tom Beckert
Re-recording Mixer    Tom E. Dahl
Supervising Sound Editor    Robert R. Rutledge
Sound Effects Editor    John R. Newlan
Sound Effects Editor    Charles E. Smith
Sound Effects Editor    Robert Waxman
Sound Effects Editor    Susan Dudeck
Sound Effects Editor    Jerry R. Stanford
Music Editor    Ken Wannberg
Special Make-up Effects    Rob Bottin
Music Supervisor    Keith Holzman
Casting Director    Wallis Nicita
Stunt Coordinator    Alan Gibbs

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
1987/06/12 2 $9,454,238   1,103 $8,571   $9,454,238 3
1987/06/19 1 $8,251,230 -13% 1,123 $7,347   $23,040,564 10
1987/06/26 3 $6,309,402 -24% 1,317 $4,791   $33,555,541 17
1987/07/03 5 $4,255,271 -33% 1,337 $3,183   $41,107,940 24
1987/07/10 6 $3,653,639 -14% 1,281 $2,852   $47,267,541 31
1987/07/17 10 $2,804,682 -23% 1,118 $2,509   $51,918,373 38
1987/09/04 26 $534,072   366 $1,459   $61,669,736 87
1987/09/25 30 $191,001   269 $710   $62,787,608 108

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/06/12 2 $14,789,334   1,103 $13,408   $14,789,334 7
1987/06/19 1 $12,456,805 -16% 1,123 $11,092   $27,246,139 14
1987/06/26 3 $9,606,530 -23% 1,317 $7,294   $36,852,669 21
1987/07/03 5 $6,761,233 -30% 1,337 $5,057   $43,613,902 28
1987/07/10 6 $5,499,789 -19% 1,281 $4,293   $49,113,691 35