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Every Which Way but Loose (1978)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $104,268,727Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 640 $104,268,727
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,436 $104,268,727
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 106 $104,268,727
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 201-300) 208 $104,268,727

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 20th, 1978 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: April 1st, 1992 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 114 minutes
Franchise: Every Which Way But Loose
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Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day) 122 $10,272,000 Dec 22, 1978 5
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 25 $40,210,055 Dec 22, 1978 5
Christmas (Opening, 3-Day) 50 $10,272,000 Dec 22, 1978 5
Christmas (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 12 $40,210,055 Dec 22, 1978 5

Leading Cast

   Philo Beddoe


Ruth Gordon    Ma Boggs
Bill McKinney    Dallas
Sondra Locke    Lynn Halsey-Taylor
Geoffrey Lewis    Orville Boggs
Beverly D'Angelo    Echo

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1978/12/22 1 $10,272,000   1,275 $8,056   $10,272,000 1
1979/01/05 2 $6,000,000   1,218 $4,926   $31,868,391 3

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