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The Lost Boys (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $32,222,567Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$8,500,000
Domestic Releases: July 31st, 1987 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: January 28th, 1998 by Warner Home Video, released as Lost Boys, The
MPAA Rating: R
Franchise: Lost Boys
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Keywords: Vampire
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Cast

Jason Patric    Michael Emerson
Corey Haim    Sam Emerson
Dianne Wiest    Lucy Emerson
Barnard Hughes    Grandpa
Edward Herrmann    Max
Kiefer Sutherland    David
Jami Gertz    Star
Corey Feldman    Edgar Frog
Jamison Newlander    Alan Frog
Brooke McCarter    Paul
Billy Wirth    Dwayne
Alex Winter    Marko
Chance Michael Corbitt    Laddie
Alexander Bacon Chapman    Greg
Nori Morgan    Shelly

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Thomas Newman
Music Editor    Ken Karman*

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1987/07/31 2 $5,236,318   1,027 $5,099   $5,236,318 1
1987/08/07 5 $4,009,170 -23% 1,027 $3,904   $12,728,354 2
1987/08/14 9 $2,671,299 -33% 1,002 $2,666   $17,946,895 3
1987/08/21 8 $2,354,989 -12% 1,249 $1,885   $22,031,386 4
1987/09/04 14 $1,593,478   871 $1,829   $27,185,462 6
1987/09/25 16 $395,409   501 $789   $29,831,490 9
1987/10/02 18 $345,084 -13% 432 $799   $30,331,685 10

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1987/07/31 2 $8,719,184   1,027 $8,490   $8,719,184 1
1987/08/07 5 $6,556,412 -25% 1,027 $6,384   $15,275,596 2
1987/08/14 6 $4,400,801 -33% 1,002 $4,392   $19,676,397 3
1987/09/25 16 $550,520   501 $1,099   $29,986,601 9

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/15/20101822,425 78,657$183,040$596,265655
8/22/20103027,644+23% 106,301$195,617$791,882656

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