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L.A. Story (1991)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $28,854,480Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,729 $28,854,480
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,601-3,700) 3,689 $28,854,480
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 501-600) 569 $28,854,480
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 706 $28,854,480

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 8th, 1991 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: May 18th, 2010 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Keywords: News, Los Angeles
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 3-Day) 213 $5,196,800 Feb 15, 1991 10
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 170 $11,072,517 Feb 15, 1991 10

Leading Cast

   Harris K. Telemacher

Cameos

Chevy Chase    Mr. Christopher (uncredited)

Uncategorized

Kevin Pollak    Frank Swan
Victoria Tennant    Sara McDowel
Marilu Henner    Trudi
Woody Harrelson    Harris' Boss (uncredited)
Iman    Cynthia
Patrick Stewart    Mr. Perdue, Maitre d' at L'Idiot
Larry Miller    Tom
Sarah Jessica Parker    SanDeE*
John Lithgow    Harry Zell (scenes deleted)
Richard E. Grant    Roland Mackey
Terry Jones    Sara's Mother
Rick Moranis    Gravedigger (uncredited)

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits

   Director

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1991/02/08 2 $6,616,915   1,091 $6,065   $6,616,915 1
1991/02/15 6 $5,196,800 -21% 1,120 $4,640   $13,814,259 2
1991/02/22 8 $2,762,364 -47% 1,122 $2,462   $17,537,583 3
1991/03/01 8 $2,307,948 -16% 1,068 $2,161   $20,605,125 4
1991/03/08 10 $1,567,223 -32% 929 $1,687   $22,777,904 5
1991/04/05 23 $398,364   373 $1,068   $26,474,991 9
1991/04/12 19 $389,130 -2% 357 $1,090   $26,995,790 10
1991/04/19 24 $318,435 -18% 345 $923   $27,443,102 11
1991/04/26 24 $214,896 -33% 242 $888   $27,759,083 12
1991/05/03 25 $216,270 +1% 267 $810   $28,052,067 13
1991/05/17 33 $111,650   154 $725   $28,463,149 15

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1991/02/08 2 $8,617,459   1,091 $7,899   $8,617,459 1
1991/02/15 6 $6,157,760 -29% 1,120 $5,498   $14,775,219 2
1991/02/22 8 $3,521,958 -43% 1,122 $3,139   $18,297,177 3
1991/03/01 8 $2,913,504 -17% 1,068 $2,728   $21,210,681 4
1991/04/05 22 $530,033   373 $1,421   $26,606,660 9
1991/04/12 18 $518,007 -2% 357 $1,451   $27,124,667 10
1991/04/19 24 $419,520 -19% 345 $1,216   $27,544,187 11
1991/04/26 26 $291,610 -30% 242 $1,205   $27,835,797 12

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