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The Cannonball Run


The Numbers Rating: 8.50 (2 votes) Rate it - Rating Details
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 31% - Rotten
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $57,498,710
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Theatrical Release: June 19th, 1981 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Franchise: Cannonball Run
Keywords: Road Trip, Mental Illness, Martial Arts, Secret Agent, Spoof, Gratuitous Cameos, Car Chase, Epilogue, Directing Yourself, Gambling, Foreign Language, Street Racing
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Ad Budget:$5,000,000 (Hollywood Reporter, 6/11/1981, p. 13) ("...just through opening day")

Cast

Adrienne Barbeau    Marcie Thatcher, Lamborghini Babe #
Jackie Chan    First Subaru Driver
Peter Fonda    Chief Biker
Burt Reynolds    J.J. McClure
Dom DeLuise    Victor Prinzim
Dean Martin    Jamie Blake
Farrah Fawcett    Pamela Glover
Valerie Perrine    Female Cop Pulling Over Lamborghini Babes
Roger Moore    Seymour Goldfarb, Jr.
Sammy Davis, Jr.    Morris Fenderbaum
Hal Needham    Ambulance EMT

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Hal Needham

Weekend Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1981/06/19 2 $11,765,654   1,680 $7,003   $11,765,654 3
1981/06/26 2 $8,241,415 -30% 1,692 $4,871   $27,098,640 10
1981/07/03 5 $5,723,597 -31% 1,573 $3,639   $37,538,551 17
1981/07/10 6 $4,033,018 -30% 1,302 $3,098   $44,372,201 24
1981/07/17 7 $2,852,096 -29% 1,126 $2,533   $49,230,597 31
1981/07/31 13 $1,384,649   751 $1,844   $54,853,928 45
1981/08/07 16 $763,174 -45% 547 $1,395   $56,375,231 52
1981/08/14 15 $677,752 -11% 426 $1,591   $57,498,710 59