Liar Liar

A fast-track lawyer can't lie for 24 hours due to his son's birthday wish after he disappoints his son for the last time.

Grosses

Domestic (59.9%)
$181,410,615
Summary Details
DistributorUniversal Pictures
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Opening$31,423,025
2,845 theaters
MPAAPG-13
Running Time1 hr 26 min
GenresComedy Fantasy
In Release286 days/40 weeks
Widest Release2,909 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Mar 21, 1997Friday1$9,587,650--2,845$3,370$9,587,6501
Mar 22, 1997Saturday1$12,887,850+34.4%-2,845$4,530$22,475,5002
Mar 23, 1997Sunday1$8,947,525-30.6%-2,845$3,145$31,423,0253
Mar 24, 1997Monday1$3,001,475-66.5%-2,845$1,055$34,424,5004
Mar 25, 1997Tuesday1$3,670,050+22.3%-2,845$1,290$38,094,5505
Mar 26, 1997Wednesday1$3,300,225-10.1%-2,845$1,160$41,394,7756
Mar 27, 1997Thursday1$4,182,150+26.7%-2,845$1,470$45,576,9257
Mar 28, 1997Friday1$9,129,600+118.3%-4.8%2,853$3,200$54,706,5258
Mar 29, 1997Saturday1$9,771,525+7%-24.2%2,853$3,425$64,478,0509
Mar 30, 1997
Easter Sunday
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Mar 31, 1997Monday1$3,348,750-48.3%+11.6%2,850$1,175$74,303,11011
Apr 1, 1997Tuesday1$3,063,750-8.5%-16.5%2,850$1,075$77,366,86012
Apr 2, 1997Wednesday1$2,522,250-17.7%-23.6%2,850$885$79,889,11013
Apr 3, 1997Thursday1$2,521,775<0.1%-39.7%2,850$884$82,410,88514
Apr 4, 1997Friday1$5,669,655+124.8%-37.9%2,878$1,969$88,080,54015
Apr 5, 1997Saturday1$8,159,130+43.9%-16.5%2,878$2,835$96,239,67016
Apr 6, 1997Sunday1$4,446,510-45.5%-31.3%2,878$1,545$100,686,18017
Apr 7, 1997Monday1$1,163,970-73.8%-65.2%2,874$405$101,850,15018
Apr 8, 1997Tuesday1$1,350,780+16%-55.9%2,874$470$103,200,93019
Apr 9, 1997Wednesday1$1,149,585-14.9%-54.4%2,874$399$104,350,51520
Apr 10, 1997Thursday1$1,178,340+2.5%-53.3%2,874$410$105,528,85521
Apr 11, 1997Friday1$4,075,195+245.8%-28.1%2,880$1,414$109,604,05022
Apr 12, 1997Saturday1$6,825,585+67.5%-16.3%2,880$2,369$116,429,63523
Apr 13, 1997Sunday1$3,585,605-47.5%-19.4%2,880$1,245$120,015,24024
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Apr 15, 1997Tuesday1$976,140+17.2%-27.7%2,871$340$121,823,97026
Apr 16, 1997Wednesday1$775,170-20.6%-32.6%2,871$270$122,599,14027
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Apr 18, 1997Friday1$2,923,545+263.9%-28.3%2,909$1,005$126,326,00529
Apr 19, 1997Saturday1$4,756,215+62.7%-30.3%2,909$1,635$131,082,22030
Apr 20, 1997Sunday1$2,458,105-48.3%-31.4%2,909$845$133,540,32531
Apr 21, 1997Monday1$724,250-70.5%-13%2,897$250$134,264,57532
Apr 22, 1997Tuesday1$840,130+16%-13.9%2,897$290$135,104,70533
Apr 23, 1997Wednesday1$767,705-8.6%-1%2,897$265$135,872,41034
Apr 24, 1997Thursday1$781,110+1.7%-2.8%2,893$270$136,653,52035
Apr 25, 1997Friday1$2,047,045+162.1%-30%2,863$715$138,700,56536
Apr 26, 1997Saturday1$3,335,395+62.9%-29.9%2,863$1,165$142,035,96037
Apr 27, 1997Sunday1$1,803,690-45.9%-26.6%2,863$630$143,839,65038
Apr 28, 1997Monday1$465,325-74.2%-35.8%2,821$164$144,304,97539
Apr 29, 1997Tuesday1$493,500+6.1%-41.3%2,820$175$144,798,47540
Apr 30, 1997Wednesday1$394,660-20%-48.6%2,819$140$145,193,13541
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May 7, 1997Wednesday1$309,720-22.8%-21.5%2,581$120$152,523,51548
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May 9, 1997Friday2$1,040,415+235%-36.8%2,312$450$153,874,49050
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May 11, 1997Sunday2$924,800-44.1%-26.4%2,312$400$156,452,37052
May 12, 1997Monday2$233,730-74.7%-28.1%2,226$105$156,686,10053
May 13, 1997Tuesday2$266,040+13.8%-33.7%2,217$120$156,952,14054
May 14, 1997Wednesday2$230,160-13.5%-25.7%2,192$105$157,182,30055
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May 16, 1997Friday2$903,025+291.6%-13.2%2,100$430$158,315,90557
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May 19, 1997Monday2$272,565-66.3%+16.6%2,019$135$160,887,99560
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May 26, 1997
Memorial Day
Monday3$558,960-45.2%+105.1%1,644$340$164,595,19567
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Jun 7, 1997Saturday4$548,565+60.6%-25.8%1,035$530$168,207,59079
Jun 8, 1997Sunday4$300,150-45.3%-30%1,035$290$168,507,74080
Jun 9, 1997Monday4$124,125-58.6%-14.7%993$125$168,631,86581
Jun 10, 1997Tuesday4$133,515+7.6%-17.8%989$135$168,765,38082
Jun 11, 1997Wednesday4$124,015-7.1%-13.2%992$125$168,889,39583
Jun 12, 1997Thursday4$148,650+19.9%-4.2%991$150$169,038,04584
Jun 13, 1997Friday4$285,785+92.3%-16.3%937$305$169,323,83085
Jun 14, 1997Saturday4$431,020+50.8%-21.4%937$460$169,754,85086
Jun 15, 1997Sunday4$290,470-32.6%-3.2%937$310$170,045,32087
Jun 16, 1997Monday4$136,950-52.9%+10.3%913$150$170,182,27088
Jun 17, 1997Tuesday4$158,025+15.4%+18.4%903$175$170,340,29589
Jun 18, 1997Wednesday4$148,170-6.2%+19.5%898$165$170,488,46590
Jun 19, 1997Thursday4$139,190-6.1%-6.4%898$155$170,627,65591
Jun 20, 1997Friday5$193,590+39.1%-32.3%717$270$170,821,24592
Jun 21, 1997Saturday5$276,045+42.6%-36%717$385$171,097,29093
Jun 22, 1997Sunday5$179,250-35.1%-38.3%717$250$171,276,54094
Jun 23, 1997Monday5$77,330-56.9%-43.5%703$110$171,353,87095
Jun 24, 1997Tuesday5$90,870+17.5%-42.5%699$130$171,444,74096
Jun 25, 1997Wednesday5$87,250-4%-41.1%698$125$171,531,99097
Jun 26, 1997Thursday5$93,825+7.5%-32.6%695$135$171,625,81598
Jun 27, 1997Friday4$382,200+307.4%+97.4%980$390$172,008,01599
Jun 28, 1997Saturday4$485,100+26.9%+75.7%980$495$172,493,115100
Jun 29, 1997Sunday4$436,100-10.1%+143.3%980$445$172,929,215101
Jun 30, 1997Monday4$255,725-41.4%+230.7%965$265$173,184,940102
Jul 1, 1997Tuesday5$229,440-10.3%+152.5%956$240$173,414,380103
Jul 2, 1997Wednesday5$185,975-18.9%+113.2%865$215$173,600,355104
Jul 3, 1997Thursday5$203,275+9.3%+116.7%980$207$173,803,630105
Jul 4, 1997
Independence Day
Friday5$243,310+19.7%-36.3%839$290$174,046,940106
Jul 5, 1997Saturday5$444,670+82.8%-8.3%839$530$174,491,610107
Jul 6, 1997Sunday5$314,625-29.2%-27.9%839$375$174,806,235108
Jul 7, 1997Monday5$156,370-50.3%-38.9%823$190$174,962,605109
Jul 8, 1997Tuesday5$164,615+5.3%-28.3%823$200$175,127,220110
Jul 9, 1997Wednesday5$160,485-2.5%-13.7%823$195$175,287,705111
Jul 10, 1997Thursday5$164,600+2.6%-19%823$200$175,452,305112
Jul 11, 1997Friday5$244,260+48.4%+0.4%708$345$175,696,565113
Jul 12, 1997Saturday5$329,220+34.8%-26%708$465$176,025,785114
Jul 13, 1997Sunday5$230,100-30.1%-26.9%708$325$176,255,885115
Jul 14, 1997Monday5$124,740-45.8%-20.2%693$180$176,380,625116
Jul 15, 1997Tuesday5$133,185+6.8%-19.1%683$195$176,513,810117
Jul 16, 1997Wednesday5$114,750-13.8%-28.5%675$170$176,628,560118
Jul 17, 1997Thursday5$125,615+9.5%-23.7%679$185$176,754,175119
Jul 18, 1997Friday5$184,450+46.8%-24.5%595$310$176,938,625120
Jul 19, 1997Saturday5$238,015+29%-27.7%595$400$177,176,640121
Jul 20, 1997Sunday5$184,505-22.5%-19.8%595$310$177,361,145122
Jul 21, 1997Monday5$103,250-44%-17.2%590$175$177,464,395123
Jul 22, 1997Tuesday5$102,900-0.3%-22.7%588$175$177,567,295124
Jul 23, 1997Wednesday5$97,680-5.1%-14.9%592$165$177,664,975125
Jul 24, 1997Thursday5$105,840+8.4%-15.7%588$180$177,770,815126
Jul 25, 1997Friday5$147,900+39.7%-19.8%493$300$177,918,715127
Jul 26, 1997Saturday5$209,525+41.7%-12%493$425$178,128,240128
Jul 27, 1997Sunday5$160,225-23.5%-13.2%493$325$178,288,465129
Jul 28, 1997Monday5$73,515-54.1%-28.8%490$150$178,361,980130
Jul 29, 1997Tuesday5$73,525<0.1%-28.5%490$150$178,435,505131
Jul 30, 1997Wednesday5$71,050-3.4%-27.3%490$145$178,506,555132
Jul 31, 1997Thursday5$70,470-0.8%-33.4%490$143$178,577,025133
Aug 1, 1997Friday3$106,320+50.9%-28.1%443$240$178,683,345134
Aug 2, 1997Saturday3$152,835+43.8%-27.1%443$345$178,836,180135
Aug 3, 1997Sunday3$121,825-20.3%-24%443$275$178,958,005136
Aug 4, 1997Monday3$60,340-50.5%-17.9%431$140$179,018,345137
Aug 5, 1997Tuesday3$60,060-0.5%-18.3%429$140$179,078,405138
Aug 6, 1997Wednesday3$57,915-3.6%-18.5%429$135$179,136,320139
Aug 7, 1997Thursday3$57,780-0.2%-18%428$135$179,194,100140
Aug 8, 1997Friday4$80,605+39.5%-24.2%329$245$179,274,705141
Aug 9, 1997Saturday4$116,795+44.9%-23.6%329$355$179,391,500142
Aug 10, 1997Sunday4$97,055-16.9%-20.3%329$295$179,488,555143
Aug 11, 1997Monday4$48,750-49.8%-19.2%325$150$179,537,305144
Aug 12, 1997Tuesday4$48,615-0.3%-19.1%324$150$179,585,920145
Aug 13, 1997Wednesday4$45,360-6.7%-21.7%324$140$179,631,280146
Aug 14, 1997Thursday4$43,740-3.6%-24.3%324$135$179,675,020147
Aug 15, 1997Friday4$74,250+69.8%-7.9%275$270$179,749,270148
Aug 16, 1997Saturday4$101,765+37.1%-12.9%275$370$179,851,035149
Aug 17, 1997Sunday4$82,500-18.9%-15%275$300$179,933,535150
Aug 18, 1997Monday4$35,360-57.1%-27.5%272$130$179,968,895151
Aug 19, 1997Tuesday4$35,230-0.4%-27.5%271$130$180,004,125152
Aug 20, 1997Wednesday4$33,875-3.8%-25.3%271$125$180,038,000153
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Aug 22, 1997Friday5$49,220+28.8%-33.7%214$230$180,125,445155
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Aug 24, 1997Sunday5$53,495-27.5%-35.2%214$249$180,252,765157
Aug 25, 1997Monday5$18,990-64.5%-46.3%211$90$180,271,755158
Aug 26, 1997Tuesday5$16,880-11.1%-52.1%211$80$180,288,635159
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Aug 31, 1997Sunday5$67,095-2.7%+25.4%189$355$180,501,885164
Sep 1, 1997
Labor Day
Monday5$50,085-25.4%+163.7%189$265$180,551,970165
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Sep 14, 1997Sunday5$35,800-37.5%-3.1%179$200$180,876,435178
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Sep 21, 1997Sunday4$35,280-40%-1.5%168$210$181,038,925185
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Oct 6, 1997Monday5$5,220-78.9%-28.4%116$45$181,322,540200
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Oct 8, 1997Wednesday4$5,700+10.1%-20.7%114$50$181,333,415202
Oct 9, 1997Thursday4$6,270+10%-27.4%114$55$181,339,685203
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Oct 11, 1997Saturday4$24,000+51.4%-40.2%96$250$181,379,540205
Oct 12, 1997Sunday4$15,840-34%-36.1%96$165$181,395,380206
Oct 13, 1997
Columbus Day
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Oct 14, 1997Tuesday4$3,150-45.3%-39.1%90$35$181,404,290208
Oct 15, 1997Wednesday4$2,715-13.8%-52.4%90$30$181,407,005209
Oct 16, 1997Thursday4$3,610+33%-42.4%90$40$181,410,615210