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Wayne's World (1992)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $121,697,323Details
International Box Office $61,400,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $183,097,323
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 503 $121,697,323
All Time International Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,339 $61,400,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 814 $183,097,323
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 67 $121,697,323
All Time International Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 149 $61,400,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 88 $183,097,323

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: February 14th, 1992 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sex related dialogue
Running Time: 95 minutes
Franchise: Wayne's World
Comparisons: vs. Zoolander
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Keywords: Rock 'n' Roll
Source:Based on TV
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 19th Weekend 84 $769,867 Jun 19, 1992 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 76 $1,053,065 Jun 12, 1992 122
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 89 $3,142,707 Apr 17, 1992 66
Easter (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 217 $6,792,791 Apr 17, 1992 66
Fastest to $100m 593 $102,764,504 Apr 17, 1992 66
Fastest to $50m 1,095 $57,188,221 Mar 6, 1992 24
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 3-Day) 50 $18,122,710 Feb 14, 1992 3
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 17 $39,171,255 Feb 14, 1992 3
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 52 $20,586,523 Feb 14, 1992 3
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 16 $44,496,653 Feb 14, 1992 3
Washington's Birthday (Opening, 3-Day) 31 $18,122,710 Feb 14, 1992 3
Washington's Birthday (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 12 $39,171,255 Feb 14, 1992 3
Washington's Birthday (Opening, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 32 $20,586,523 Feb 14, 1992 3
Washington's Birthday (Opening, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 12 $44,496,653 Feb 14, 1992 3

Leading Cast

   Garth Algar
   Wayne Campbell

Supporting Cast

Rob Lowe    Benjamin Oliver
Tia Carrere    Cassandra Wong
Lara Flynn Boyle    Stacy
Colleen Camp    Mrs. Vanderhoff
Brian Doyle-Murray    Noah Vanderhoff
Ed O'Neill    Mikita's Manager, Glen

Cameos

Ione Skye    Elyse
Robert Patrick    Bad Cop
Alice Cooper    Himself
Meat Loaf    Tiny
Kurt Fuller    Russell Finley
Chris Farley    Security Guard
Donna Dixon    Dreamwoman

Uncategorized

Penelope Spheeris    Cameo appearance

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
J. Peter Robinson    Composer

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1992/02/14 1 $18,122,710   1,768 $10,250   $18,122,710 1
1992/02/21 1 $11,812,944 -35% 1,878 $6,290   $33,514,724 2
1992/02/28 1 $9,641,720 -18% 1,878 $5,134   $46,131,282 3
1992/03/06 1 $8,371,600 -13% 1,878 $4,458   $57,188,221 4
1992/03/13 1 $8,430,398 +1% 1,878 $4,489   $68,237,680 5
1992/03/20 2 $7,667,615 -9% 1,878 $4,083   $78,987,701 6
1992/03/27 3 $5,712,736 -25% 1,878 $3,042   $87,189,099 7
1992/04/03 6 $4,425,600 -23% 1,878 $2,357   $93,319,546 8
1992/04/10 7 $3,435,115 -22% 1,715 $2,003   $98,007,901 9
1992/04/17 9 $3,142,707 -9% 1,565 $2,008   $102,764,504 10
1992/04/24 9 $2,326,653 -26% 1,402 $1,660   $106,415,557 11
1992/05/01 7 $1,612,350 -31% 1,257 $1,283   $108,592,151 12
1992/05/08 6 $1,480,980 -8% 1,236 $1,198   $110,558,077 13
1992/05/15 6 $1,302,069 -12% 1,133 $1,149   $112,355,205 14
1992/05/22 10 $1,188,200 -9% 927 $1,282   $113,911,075 15
1992/06/12 10 $1,053,065   952 $1,106   $116,807,553 18
1992/06/19 11 $769,867 -27% 832 $925   $118,361,977 19
1992/06/26 13 $425,835 -45% 642 $663   $119,352,584 20

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/02/17 1 $2,463,813   1,768 $1,394   $18,122,710 4

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1992/02/14 1 $21,701,780   1,768 $12,275   $21,701,780 1
1992/02/21 1 $14,787,782 -32% 1,878 $7,874   $36,489,562 2
1992/02/28 1 $12,327,059 -17% 1,878 $6,564   $48,816,621 3
1992/03/06 1 $10,990,661 -11% 1,878 $5,852   $59,807,282 4
1992/03/13 1 $11,512,804 +5% 1,878 $6,130   $71,320,086 5
1992/03/20 2 $10,156,277 -12% 1,878 $5,408   $81,476,363 6
1992/03/27 3 $7,417,583 -27% 1,878 $3,950   $88,893,946 7
1992/04/03 6 $5,678,840 -23% 1,878 $3,024   $94,572,786 8
1992/04/10 6 $5,049,011 -11% 1,715 $2,944   $99,621,797 9
1992/04/17 9 $4,467,107 -12% 1,565 $2,854   $104,088,904 10
1992/04/24 7 $2,890,897 -35% 1,402 $2,062   $106,979,801 11
1992/05/01 7 $2,097,296 -27% 1,257 $1,668   $109,077,097 12
1992/05/08 5 $1,976,039 -6% 1,236 $1,599   $111,053,136 13
1992/05/15 6 $1,669,739 -16% 1,133 $1,474   $112,722,875 14
1992/06/12 9 $1,837,622   952 $1,930   $117,592,110 18
1992/06/19 10 $1,334,639 -27% 832 $1,604   $118,926,749 19

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records



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