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Twins (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $111,936,388Details
International Box Office $104,663,612Details
Worldwide Box Office $216,600,000
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 565 $111,936,388
All Time International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 774 $104,663,612
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 646 $216,600,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 87 $111,936,388
All Time International Box Office for Comedy Movies 68 $104,663,612
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 60 $216,600,000

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$15,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 9th, 1988 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: January 23rd, 1996 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 105 minutes
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Keywords: Cloning, Twins
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
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 90 $4,802,805 Jan 27, 1989 52
Super Bowl (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 69 $10,754,947 Jan 20, 1989 45
Martin Luther King (All Movies, 3-Day) 176 $6,748,200 Jan 13, 1989 38
Martin Luther King (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 101 $15,052,376 Jan 13, 1989 38
Fastest to $50m 1,068 $55,547,405 Dec 30, 1988 24
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 89 $12,050,080 Dec 30, 1988 24
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 43 $26,093,847 Dec 30, 1988 24
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day) 152 $8,958,675 Dec 23, 1988 17
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 104 $19,399,564 Dec 23, 1988 17

Cast

Danny De Vito    Vincent Benedict
   Julius Benedict
Kelly Preston    Marnie Mason
Sven-Ole Thorsen    Sam Klane
David Caruso    Al Greco
Maury Chaykin    Burt Klane
Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa    Oriental Man
Richard Portnow    Chop Shop Owner
Jason Reitman    Granger Grandson
Chloe Webb    Linda Mason
Trey Wilson    Beetroot McKinley
Heather Graham    Young Mary Ann Benedict (uncredited)

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1988/12/09 1 $11,174,980   1,396 $8,005   $11,174,980 1
1988/12/16 1 $7,781,130 -30% 1,449 $5,370   $22,138,990 2
1988/12/23 1 $8,958,675 +15% 1,606 $5,578   $35,492,935 3
1988/12/30 2 $12,050,080 +35% 1,624 $7,420   $55,547,405 4
1989/01/06 2 $7,081,800 -41% 1,628 $4,350   $64,699,395 5
1989/01/13 2 $6,748,200 -5% 1,630 $4,140   $73,433,840 6
1989/01/20 2 $4,821,600 -29% 1,640 $2,940   $80,380,125 7
1989/01/27 4 $4,802,805 n/c 1,659 $2,895   $86,518,865 8
1989/02/03 6 $3,348,800 -30% 1,610 $2,080   $90,796,705 9
1989/02/10 7 $2,865,240 -14% 1,512 $1,895   $94,384,635 10

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1988/12/09 1 $14,357,860   1,396 $10,285   $14,357,860 1
1988/12/16 1 $12,176,400 -15% 1,449 $8,403   $26,534,260 2
1988/12/23 1 $16,963,065 +39% 1,606 $10,562   $43,497,325 3
1988/12/30 2 $14,120,270 -17% 1,624 $8,695   $57,617,595 4
1989/01/06 2 $9,068,045 -36% 1,628 $5,570   $66,685,640 5
1989/01/13 2 $8,872,885 -2% 1,630 $5,443   $75,558,525 6
1989/01/20 3 $6,157,535 -31% 1,640 $3,755   $81,716,060 7
1989/01/27 4 $5,731,845 -7% 1,659 $3,455   $87,447,905 8
1989/02/03 6 $4,071,490 -29% 1,610 $2,529   $91,519,395 9

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