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Dead Ringers (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $9,134,733Details
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  6. Cast & Crew
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,001-5,100) 5,032 $9,134,733
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,501-6,600) 6,516 $9,134,733

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 23rd, 1988 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: February 17th, 1998 by Starz / Anchor Bay
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Keywords: Twins, Same Actor, Multiple Roles, Infertility, Body Horror
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction


David Cronenberg    Obstetrician
Jill Hennessy    Mimsy
Geneviève Bujold    Claire Niveau
Jeremy Irons    Beverly Mantle/Elliot Mantle

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Production and Technical Credits

Howard Shore    Composer

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1988/09/23 1 $3,012,180   1,042 $2,891   $3,012,180 1
1988/09/30 4 $2,036,547 -32% 1,048 $1,943   $5,488,107 2

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1988/09/23 1 $3,451,560   1,042 $3,312   $3,451,560 1