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Grandview, U.S.A. (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $4,743,119Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,001-6,100) 6,045 $4,743,119
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 8,001-8,100) 8,018 $4,743,119
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 701-800) 726 $4,743,119
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 701-800) 739 $4,743,119

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 3rd, 1984 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: October 4th, 2011 by Paramount Home Video
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Keywords: Coming of Age, Auto Racing, Romance, Relationships Gone Wrong, Dysfunctional Family
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Leading Cast

   Ernie "Slam" Webster
   Tim Pearson

Supporting Cast

John Cusack    Johnny Maine


Jennifer Jason Leigh    Candy Webster
Joan Cusack    Mary
M. Emmet Walsh    Mr. Clark
Jamie Lee Curtis    Michelle "Mike" Cody
Michael Winslow    Spencer

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Production and Technical Credits

Thomas Newman    Composer

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for October 4th, 2011

October 5th, 2011

It's a maddening week on the home market. There were more than a dozen featured reviews this week, and what seems like an equal number that are late. (And that's not mentioning the more than a dozen Blu-rays and DVDs that arrived late last week that I still haven't gotten to. At least I don't have to worry about not having enough to do for the next few weeks.) There were a number of contenders for Pick of the Week, including The Walking Dead: Season One on DVD or Blu-ray. But in the end I choose The Lion King Blu-ray Combo Pack. More...

Featured DVD Review: Grandview, U.S.A.

September 30th, 2011

Grandview, U.S.A. makes its DVD debut this week, 27 years after it opened in theaters. It's not too surprising that it took this long to come out on DVD, as it was a box office flop when it was first released. Quite frankly, I only have the vaguest recollection of the movie and have little idea what to expect. Going in with no expectations is probably the best way to see a movie. More...

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/08/03 8 $2,194,293   1,069 $2,053   $2,194,293 1
1984/08/10 11 $1,248,817 -43% 914 $1,366   $4,743,119 2

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/08/03 8 $3,494,302   1,069 $3,269   $3,494,302 1