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Young Guns (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $44,726,644Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$13,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 12th, 1988 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 100 minutes
Franchise: Young Guns
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Western
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 661 $1,286,722 Sep 30, 1988 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 840 $1,512,785 Sep 23, 1988 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,027 $1,958,525 Sep 16, 1988 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,400 $2,172,952 Sep 9, 1988 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,143 $4,137,412 Sep 2, 1988 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,967 $3,626,907 Aug 26, 1988 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,150 $5,037,716 Aug 19, 1988 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,372 $7,011,393 Aug 12, 1988 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,090 1,387 Aug 12, 1988 3

Cast

   William H. Bonney
   Doc Scurlock
   Jose Chavez y Chavez
   Richard Brewer
   Dirty Steven Stephens
   Charley Bowdre
Terry O'Quinn    Alex McSween
Jack Palance    Lawrence G. Murphy
Terence Stamp    John Tunstall
Sharon Thomas    Sharon McSween
Geoffrey Blake    William J. McCloskey
Lisa Banes    Mallory
Alice Carter    Yen Sun
Brian Keith    Buckshot Roberts
Tom Callaway    Texas Joe Grant
Patrick Wayne    Pat Garrett
Sam Gauny    Morton
Cody Palance    Baker
Gadeek Gadeek    Henry Hill
Victor Izay    Justice Wilson
Allen Robert Keller    John Kinney
Craig M. Erikson    Peppin
Jeremy H. Lepard    Dolan
Daniel Kamin    Sheriff Brady
Richela Renkun    Bar Girl
Pat Lee    Janey
Gary Kanin    Colonel Dudley
Forrest Broadley    Rynerson
Alan Tobin    Bartender
Joey Hanks    Hindman
Loyd Lee Brown    Soldier
Elena Parres    Manuela's Mother

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Christopher Cain
Producer    Joe Roth
Screenwriter    John Fusco
Executive Producer    John Fusco
Executive Producer    James G. Robinson
Co-Producer    Irby Smith
Co-Producer    Paul Schiff
Production Designer    Jane Musky
Director of Photography    Dean Semler
Editor    Jack Hofstra
Composer    James Horner
Assistant Director    Myers Myers
Unit Production Manager    Irby Smith
Art Director    Harold Thrasher
Set Decorator    Robert Kracik
Costume Designer    Richard Hornung
Costume Supervisor    Laurie L. Hudson
Sound Mixer    Carey Lindley
Re-recording Mixer    Michael Minkler
Re-recording Mixer    Gregory Steele
Supervising Sound Editor    Michael Minkler
Supervising Sound Editor    Wylie Stateman
Sound Editor    Terry Allen
Sound Editor    Lon E. Bender
Sound Editor    Anna Boorstin
Sound Editor    Lou Kleinman
Sound Editor    Dan Rich
Sound Editor    Michael D. Wilhoit
Sound Effects Editor    Randy Kelley
Sound Effects Editor    Chris Hogan
Sound Designer    Michael Minkler
Sound Designer    Wylie Stateman
Music Editor    Nancy Fogarty
Music Editor    Jim Henrikson
Make up    Charles Balazs
Make up    Jeanne Van Phue
Song Writer    Anthony Marinelli
Song Writer    Brian Banks
Casting Director    Penny Perry
Casting Associate    M.L. Tanner
Stunt Coordinator    Everett Creach

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
1988/08/12 1 $7,011,393   1,387 $5,055   $7,011,393 3
1988/08/19 2 $5,037,716 -28% 1,416 $3,558   $16,377,217 10
1988/08/26 5 $3,626,907 -28% 1,371 $2,645   $22,973,151 17
1988/09/02 7 $4,137,412 +14% 1,399 $2,957   $28,938,977 24
1988/09/09 7 $2,172,952 -47% 1,398 $1,554   $31,937,762 31
1988/09/16 7 $1,958,525 -10% 1,358 $1,442   $34,709,282 38
1988/09/23 7 $1,512,785 -23% 1,263 $1,198   $36,899,798 45
1988/09/30 10 $1,286,722 -15% 1,225 $1,050   $38,688,952 52

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/08/12 1 $11,339,501   1,387 $8,176   $11,339,501 7
1988/08/19 2 $8,006,743 -29% 1,416 $5,654   $19,346,244 14
1988/08/26 4 $5,455,321 -32% 1,371 $3,979   $24,801,565 21
1988/09/02 7 $4,963,245 -9% 1,399 $3,548   $29,764,810 28
1988/09/09 7 $2,985,947 -40% 1,398 $2,136   $32,750,757 35
1988/09/16 7 $2,636,256 -12% 1,358 $1,941   $35,387,013 42
1988/09/23 6 $2,015,217 -24% 1,263 $1,596   $37,402,230 49