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Flubber (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $92,993,801Details
International Box Office $85,000,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $177,993,801
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$80,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 26th, 1997 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: PG for slapstick action and mild language
Running Time: 94 minutes
Comparisons: vs. The Absent Minded Professor
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Source:Remake
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Kids Fiction
Production Companies: Walt Disney Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 277 $8,355,785 Jan 2, 1998 40
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day) 245 $5,407,445 Dec 26, 1997 33
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 230 $10,485,024 Dec 26, 1997 33
Fastest to $50m 679 $50,015,818 Dec 5, 1997 12
Top Remake Weekend Domestic 46 $26,725,207 Nov 28, 1997 5
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day) 34 $35,465,207 Nov 28, 1997 5
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 33 $68,766,959 Nov 28, 1997 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 3-Day) 16 $26,725,207 Nov 28, 1997 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 9 $51,820,118 Nov 28, 1997 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 5-Day) 13 $35,465,207 Nov 28, 1997 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 15 $68,766,959 Nov 28, 1997 5

Cast

   Professor Phillip Brainard
Marcia Gay Harden    Dr. Sara Jean Reynolds
Christopher McDonald    Wilson Croft
Raymond J. Barry    Chester Hoenicker
Clancy Brown    Smith (Hoenicker's thug)
Ted Levine    Wesson
Wil Wheaton    Bennett Hoenicker
Scott Michael Campbell    Dale Jepner
Edie McClurg    Martha George
Jodi Benson    Voice of Weebo
Leslie Stefanson    Sylvia
Malcolm Brownson    Father
Benjamin Brock    Window Boy
Dakin Matthews    Minister
Zack Zeigler    Teenage Boy
Sam Lloyd, Jr.    Willy Barker
Bob Sarlatte    Rutland Coach
Bob Greene    Referee
Tom Barlow    Medfield Basketball Player
Scott Martin Gershin    Voice of Flubber
Julie Morrison    Voice of Weebette

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    John Hughes
Producer    Ricardo Mestres
Screenwriter    John Hughes
Screenwriter    Bill Walsh
Executive Producer    David Nicksay
Director of Photography    Dean Cundey
Production Designer    Andrew McAlpine
Editor    Harvey Rosenstock
Costume Designer    April Ferry
Co-Producer    Michael Polaire
Composer    Danny Elfman
Associate Producer    Nilo Rodis-Jamero
Assistant Director    Matthew Rowland
Second Unit Director    Peter Crosman
Second Unit Director    John Schultz
Second Unit Director    Micky Moore
Unit Production Manager    Michael Polaire
Art Director    James E. Tocci
Set Decorator    Daniel May
Visual Effects Supervisor    Peter Crosman
Visual Effects Supervisor    Tom Bertino
Visual Effects Supervisor    Douglas Hans Smith
Special Effects Coordinator    Stan Parks
Editor    Michael A. Stevenson
Sound Mixer    Agamemnon Andrianos
Re-recording Mixer    Terry Porter
Re-recording Mixer    Mel Metcalfe
Re-recording Mixer    Dean A. Zupancic
Supervising Sound Editor    Wylie Stateman
Supervising Sound Editor    Scott Martin Gershin
Sound Effects Editor    Andrew M. Sommers
Sound Effects Editor    Bryan Bowen
Sound Effects Editor    Christopher Hogan
Sound Effects Editor    Michael A. Reagan
Sound Effects Editor    Dino DiMuro
Sound Effects Editor    Richard Dwan
Sound Effects Editor    Dan Hegeman
Sound Effects Editor    Peter Zinda
Dialogue Editor    Constance A. Kazmer
Dialogue Editor    Lauren Stephens
Dialogue Editor    Mark Gordon
Dialogue Editor    Dan Rich
Make up    Cheri Minns
Hairstylist    Carol O'Connell
Song Writer    Danny Elfman
Story Creator    Samuel W. Taylor
Story Creator    Bill Walsh
Casting Director    Nancy Foy
Stunt Coordinator    Freddie Hice

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1997/11/28 1 $26,725,207   2,641 $10,119   $35,892,031 1
1997/12/05 1 $11,292,933 -58% 2,653 $4,257   $50,015,818 2
1997/12/12 2 $6,779,130 -40% 2,679 $2,530   $58,688,466 3
1997/12/19 5 $4,277,276 -37% 2,612 $1,638   $64,286,387 4
1997/12/26 8 $5,407,445 +26% 2,008 $2,693   $73,056,808 5
1998/01/02 9 $4,403,217 -19% 1,957 $2,250   $83,110,113 6
1998/01/09 12 $1,989,245 -55% 1,624 $1,225   $85,633,339 7
1998/01/16 17 $1,225,541 -38% 1,052 $1,165   $87,190,216 8
1998/01/23 24 $417,283 -66% 627 $666   $87,708,848 9
1998/01/30 30 $307,758 -26% 411 $749   $88,099,338 10
1998/02/06 31 $211,144 -31% 321 $658   $88,348,753 11
1998/02/13 16 $1,003,719 +375% 722 $1,390   $89,379,861 12
1998/02/20 17 $701,468 -30% 698 $1,005   $90,259,171 13
1998/02/27 19 $531,651 -24% 647 $822   $90,921,307 14
1998/03/06 20 $422,406 -21% 558 $757   $91,458,324 15
1998/03/13 25 $349,419 -17% 501 $697   $91,885,058 16
1998/03/20 24 $295,261 -15% 446 $662   $92,300,787 17
1998/03/27 28 $157,366 -47% 401 $392   $92,522,304 18
1998/04/03 36 $111,694 -29% 297 $376   $92,678,179 19
1998/04/10 44 $71,673 -36% 207 $346   $92,802,481 20
1998/04/17 51 $65,318 -9% 125 $523   $92,925,771 21
1998/04/24 59 $35,182 -46% 98 $359   $92,969,824 22

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/11/26 2 $3,155,000   2,641 $1,195   $3,155,000 1
1997/11/27 1 $5,585,000 +77% 2,641 $2,115   $8,740,000 2
1997/11/28 1 $10,710,000 +92% 2,641 $4,055   $19,450,000 3
1997/11/29 1 $9,785,000 -9% 2,641 $3,705   $29,235,000 4
1997/11/30 1 $5,908,000 -40% 2,641 $2,237   $35,892,031 5
1997/12/01 2 $819,213 -86% 2,541 $322   $36,711,244 6
1997/12/02 2 $746,854 -9% 2,641 $283   $37,458,098 7
1997/12/03 2 $626,742 -16% 2,641 $237   $38,084,840 8
1997/12/04 2 $638,045 +2% 2,641 $242   $38,722,885 9
1997/12/05 1 $2,555,000 +300% 2,653 $963   $41,278,000 10
1997/12/06 1 $5,230,000 +105% 2,653 $1,971   $46,508,000 11
1997/12/07 1 $3,508,000 -33% 2,653 $1,322   $50,015,818 12
1997/12/08 1 $497,507 -86% 2,653 $188   $50,513,325 13
1997/12/09 2 $493,054 -1% 2,653 $186   $51,006,379 14
1997/12/10 2 $443,933 -10% 2,653 $167   $51,450,312 15
1997/12/11 1 $459,024 +3% 2,653 $173   $51,909,336 16
1997/12/12 3 $1,575,000 +243% 2,679 $588   $53,484,000 17
1997/12/13 2 $3,025,000 +92% 2,679 $1,129   $56,509,000 18
1997/12/14 2 $2,140,000 -29% 2,679 $799   $58,688,000 19
1997/12/15 4 $297,751 -86% 2,679 $111   $58,986,217 20
1997/12/16 5 $342,793 +15% 2,679 $128   $59,329,010 21
1997/12/17 4 $326,088 -5% 2,679 $122   $59,655,098 22
1997/12/18 1 $3,641,289 +1,017% 2,679 $1,359   $63,296,387 23
1997/12/19 6 $990,000 -73% 2,612 $379   $64,286,387 24
1997/12/21 11 $0   2,612 $0   $64,286,387 26
1997/12/22 5 $970,061   2,612 $371   $65,256,448 27
1997/12/23 5 $1,075,000 +11% 2,612 $412   $66,331,000 28
1997/12/24 5 $660,000 -39% 2,612 $253   $66,969,000 29
1997/12/29 7 $1,306,791   2,008 $651   $74,363,669 34
1997/12/30 7 $1,420,000 +9% 2,008 $707   $75,783,000 35
1997/12/31 6 $1,475,000 +4% 2,008 $735   $77,258,000 36
1998/01/01 9 $1,510,000 +2% 2,008 $752   $78,768,000 37
1998/01/02 7 $1,745,000 +16% 1,957 $892   $80,513,000 38
1998/01/03 9 $1,655,000 -5% 1,957 $846   $82,168,000 39
1998/01/04 9 $1,009,000 -39% 1,957 $516   $83,110,113 40

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1997/11/28 1 $29,556,061   2,641 $11,191   $38,722,885 2
1997/12/05 2 $13,186,451 -55% 2,653 $4,970   $51,909,336 3
1997/12/12 2 $8,099,775 -39% 2,679 $3,023   $60,009,111 4
1997/12/19 6 $7,640,252 -6% 2,612 $2,925   $67,649,363 5
1997/12/26 8 $11,057,533 +45% 2,008 $5,507   $78,706,896 6
1998/01/02 12 $4,937,198 -55% 1,957 $2,523   $83,644,094 7
1998/01/09 12 $2,320,581 -53% 1,624 $1,429   $85,964,675 8
1998/01/16 18 $1,326,890 -43% 1,052 $1,261   $87,291,565 9
1998/01/23 25 $500,015 -62% 627 $797   $87,791,580 10
1998/01/30 32 $346,029 -31% 411 $842   $88,137,609 11
1998/02/06 33 $238,533 -31% 321 $743   $88,376,142 12
1998/02/13 16 $1,181,561 +395% 722 $1,637   $89,557,703 13
1998/02/20 17 $831,953 -30% 698 $1,192   $90,389,656 14
1998/02/27 20 $646,262 -22% 647 $999   $91,035,918 15
1998/03/06 22 $499,721 -23% 558 $896   $91,535,639 16
1998/03/13 25 $469,887 -6% 501 $938   $92,005,526 17
1998/03/20 25 $359,412 -24% 446 $806   $92,364,938 18
1998/03/27 29 $201,547 -44% 401 $503   $92,566,485 19
1998/04/03 37 $164,323 -18% 297 $553   $92,730,808 20
1998/04/10 41 $129,645 -21% 207 $626   $92,860,453 21
1998/04/17 50 $74,189 -43% 125 $594   $92,934,642 22

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