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Working Girl (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $63,800,000Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 20th, 1988 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: January 6th, 2015 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R
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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
Fastest to $50m 1,454 $50,302,085 Feb 24, 1989 69
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 293 $6,118,325 Feb 17, 1989 62
Super Bowl (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 182 $6,919,146 Jan 20, 1989 34
Martin Luther King (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 194 $10,148,512 Jan 13, 1989 27
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 194 $7,345,299 Dec 30, 1988 13
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 134 $16,030,981 Dec 30, 1988 13
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 236 $10,298,007 Dec 23, 1988 6
Christmas (Opening, 3-Day) 98 $4,718,485 Dec 23, 1988 6
Christmas (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 82 $10,298,007 Dec 23, 1988 6

Leading Cast

   Jack Trainer
   Tess McGill

Supporting Cast

Kevin Spacey    Bob Speck
Nora Dunn    Ginny
Sigourney Weaver    Katherine Parker
David Duchovny    Cyn's Engagement Party Guest
Oliver Platt    Dave Lutz
Joan Cusack    Cyn/Cynthia
Olympia Dukakis    Personnel Director
Alec Baldwin    Mick Dugan
Ricki Lake    Bridesmaid

Uncategorized

Philip Bosco    Oren Trask
Timothy Carhart    Tim Draper

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1988/12/23 4 $4,718,485   1,046 $4,511   $5,612,993 1
1988/12/30 5 $7,345,299 +56% 1,060 $6,930   $16,694,492 2
1989/01/06 4 $5,011,589 -32% 1,062 $4,719   $23,485,828 3
1989/01/13 5 $4,514,221 -10% 1,140 $3,960   $29,697,876 4
1989/01/20 5 $3,077,747 -32% 1,148 $2,681   $34,210,957 5
1989/01/27 6 $3,004,374 -2% 1,149 $2,615   $38,232,402 6
1989/02/03 7 $2,538,140 -16% 1,133 $2,240   $41,720,209 7
1989/02/10 10 $2,109,890 -17% 1,100 $1,918   $44,500,809 8
1989/02/17 10 $2,721,529 +29% 825 $3,299   $47,953,840 9
1989/02/24 9 $1,855,016 -32% 963 $1,926   $50,302,085 10
1989/04/07 13 $919,899   644 $1,428   $60,058,514 16
1989/04/21 19 $460,690   421 $1,094   $61,669,658 18

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1988/12/23 6 $8,454,685   1,046 $8,083   $9,349,193 2
1988/12/30 4 $9,125,046 +8% 1,060 $8,609   $18,474,239 3
1989/01/06 4 $6,709,416 -26% 1,062 $6,318   $25,183,655 4
1989/01/13 5 $5,949,555 -11% 1,140 $5,219   $31,133,210 5
1989/01/20 5 $4,094,818 -31% 1,148 $3,567   $35,228,028 6
1989/01/27 6 $3,954,041 -3% 1,149 $3,441   $39,182,069 7
1989/02/03 7 $3,208,850 -19% 1,133 $2,832   $42,390,919 8
1989/02/10 6 $2,841,392 -11% 1,100 $2,583   $45,232,311 9
1989/02/17 10 $3,214,758 +13% 825 $3,897   $48,447,069 10

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