The Little Mermaid

A young mermaid makes a deal with a sea witch to trade her beautiful voice for human legs so she can discover the world above water and impress a prince.

Grosses

Domestic (52.3%)
$298,172,056
Summary Details
DistributorWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
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Opening$95,578,040
4,320 theaters
MPAAPG
Running Time2 hr 15 min
GenresAdventure Family Fantasy Musical Romance
In Release122 days/17 weeks
Widest Release4,320 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
May 26Friday1$38,149,001--4,320$8,830$38,149,0011
May 27Saturday1$30,119,527-21%-4,320$6,972$68,268,5282
May 28Sunday1$27,309,512-9.3%-4,320$6,321$95,578,0403
May 29
Memorial Day
Monday1$23,240,863-14.9%-4,320$5,379$118,818,9034
May 30Tuesday1$11,465,658-50.7%-4,320$2,654$130,284,5615
May 31Wednesday1$8,298,553-27.6%-4,320$1,920$138,583,1146
Jun 1Thursday1$7,023,953-15.4%-4,320$1,625$145,607,0677
Jun 2Friday2$11,853,470+68.8%-68.9%4,320$2,743$157,460,5378
Jun 3Saturday2$16,265,796+37.2%-46%4,320$3,765$173,726,3339
Jun 4Sunday2$13,266,445-18.4%-51.4%4,320$3,070$186,992,77810
Jun 5Monday2$4,567,847-65.6%-80.3%4,320$1,057$191,560,62511
Jun 6Tuesday2$6,070,202+32.9%-47.1%4,320$1,405$197,630,82712
Jun 7Wednesday2$4,300,733-29.2%-48.2%4,320$995$201,931,56013
Jun 8Thursday2$4,088,779-4.9%-41.8%4,320$946$206,020,33914
Jun 9Friday3$6,895,661+68.6%-41.8%4,320$1,596$212,916,00015
Jun 10Saturday3$8,870,338+28.6%-45.5%4,320$2,053$221,786,33816
Jun 11Sunday3$7,384,014-16.8%-44.3%4,320$1,709$229,170,35217
Jun 12Monday3$3,147,182-57.4%-31.1%4,320$728$232,317,53418
Jun 13Tuesday3$4,066,260+29.2%-33%4,320$941$236,383,79419
Jun 14Wednesday3$3,034,362-25.4%-29.4%4,320$702$239,418,15620
Jun 15Thursday3$2,540,973-16.3%-37.9%4,320$588$241,959,12921
Jun 16Friday5$3,760,140+48%-45.5%3,480$1,080$245,719,26922
Jun 17Saturday5$4,423,780+17.6%-50.1%3,480$1,271$250,143,04923
Jun 18Sunday5$2,867,624-35.2%-61.2%3,480$824$253,010,67324
Jun 19Monday5$2,705,927-5.6%-14%3,480$777$255,716,60025
Jun 20Tuesday5$2,268,011-16.2%-44.2%3,480$651$257,984,61126
Jun 21Wednesday5$1,836,180-19%-39.5%3,480$527$259,820,79127
Jun 22Thursday5$1,746,973-4.9%-31.2%3,480$502$261,567,76428
Jun 23Friday7$2,641,059+51.2%-29.8%3,275$806$264,208,82329
Jun 24Saturday6$3,383,486+28.1%-23.5%3,275$1,033$267,592,30930
Jun 25Sunday6$2,528,528-25.3%-11.8%3,275$772$270,120,83731
Jun 26Monday6$1,320,350-47.8%-51.2%3,275$403$271,441,18732
Jun 27Tuesday6$1,793,346+35.8%-20.9%3,275$547$273,234,53333
Jun 28Wednesday5$1,389,082-22.5%-24.3%3,275$424$274,623,61534
Jun 29Thursday4$1,224,713-11.8%-29.9%3,275$373$275,848,32835
Jun 30Friday7$1,561,020+27.5%-40.9%2,430$642$277,409,34836
Jul 1Saturday7$1,876,492+20.2%-44.5%2,430$772$279,285,84037
Jul 2Sunday6$1,955,305+4.2%-22.7%2,430$804$281,241,14538
Jul 3Monday6$1,395,619-28.6%+5.7%2,430$574$282,636,76439
Jul 4
Independence Day
Tuesday7$1,168,132-16.3%-34.9%2,430$480$283,804,89640
Jul 5Wednesday7$888,139-24%-36.1%2,430$365$284,693,03541
Jul 6Thursday7$845,910-4.8%-30.9%2,430$348$285,538,94542
Jul 7Friday9$1,088,767+28.7%-30.3%2,080$523$286,627,71243
Jul 8Saturday9$1,435,271+31.8%-23.5%2,080$690$288,062,98344
Jul 9Sunday9$1,165,668-18.8%-40.4%2,080$560$289,228,65145
Jul 10Monday8$635,265-45.5%-54.5%2,080$305$289,863,91646
Jul 11Tuesday9$658,816+3.7%-43.6%2,080$316$290,522,73247
Jul 12Wednesday9$518,733-21.3%-41.6%2,080$249$291,041,46548
Jul 13Thursday9$525,092+1.2%-37.9%2,080$252$291,566,55749
Jul 14Friday10$659,602+25.6%-39.4%1,615$408$292,226,15950
Jul 15Saturday10$930,012+41%-35.2%1,615$575$293,156,17151
Jul 16Sunday10$809,822-12.9%-30.5%1,615$501$293,965,99352
Jul 17Monday10$348,879-56.9%-45.1%1,615$216$294,314,87253
Jul 18Tuesday10$480,649+37.8%-27%1,615$297$294,795,52154
Jul 19Wednesday9$373,485-22.3%-28%1,615$231$295,169,00655
Jul 20Thursday8$243,590-34.8%-53.6%1,615$150$295,412,59656
Jul 21Friday11$200,743-17.6%-69.6%620$323$295,613,33957
Jul 22Saturday11$262,124+30.6%-71.8%620$422$295,875,46358
Jul 23Sunday11$232,144-11.4%-71.3%620$374$296,107,60759
Jul 24Monday11$126,993-45.3%-63.6%620$204$296,234,60060
Jul 25Tuesday10$163,278+28.6%-66%620$263$296,397,87861
Jul 26Wednesday10$137,674-15.7%-63.1%620$222$296,535,55262
Jul 27Thursday10$109,190-20.7%-55.2%620$176$296,644,74263
Jul 28Friday16$74,792-31.5%-62.7%208$359$296,719,53464
Jul 29Saturday16$109,734+46.7%-58.1%208$527$296,829,26865
Jul 30Sunday15$78,866-28.1%-66%208$379$296,908,13466
Jul 31Monday15$38,796-50.8%-69.5%208$186$296,946,93067
Aug 1Tuesday14$42,538+9.6%-73.9%208$204$296,989,46868
Aug 2Wednesday15$26,925-36.7%-80.4%208$129$297,016,39369
Aug 3Thursday14$35,325+31.2%-67.6%208$169$297,051,71870
Aug 4Friday22$16,097-54.4%-78.5%90$178$297,067,81571
Aug 5Saturday22$24,158+50.1%-78%90$268$297,091,97372
Aug 6Sunday20$21,007-13%-73.4%90$233$297,112,98073
Aug 7Monday19$11,708-44.3%-69.8%90$130$297,124,68874
Aug 8Tuesday18$12,102+3.4%-71.6%90$134$297,136,79075
Aug 9Wednesday19$9,268-23.4%-65.6%90$102$297,146,05876
Aug 10Thursday19$9,747+5.2%-72.4%90$108$297,155,80577
Aug 11Friday20$10,499+7.7%-34.8%65$161$297,166,30478
Aug 12Saturday20$13,727+30.7%-43.2%65$211$297,180,03179
Aug 13Sunday20$10,061-26.7%-52.1%65$154$297,190,09280
Aug 14Monday21$4,365-56.6%-62.7%65$67$297,194,45781
Aug 15Tuesday22$5,695+30.5%-52.9%65$87$297,200,15282
Aug 16Wednesday21$5,703+0.1%-38.5%65$87$297,205,85583
Aug 17Thursday20$4,647-18.5%-52.3%65$71$297,210,50284
Aug 18Friday22$8,909+91.7%-15.1%40$222$297,219,41185
Aug 19Saturday22$12,101+35.8%-11.8%40$302$297,231,51286
Aug 20Sunday22$6,402-47.1%-36.4%40$160$297,237,91487
Aug 21Monday24$2,120-66.9%-51.4%40$53$297,240,03488
Aug 22Tuesday26$2,621+23.6%-54%40$65$297,242,65589
Aug 23Wednesday25$1,809-31%-68.3%40$45$297,244,46490
Aug 24Thursday27$1,441-20.3%-69%40$36$297,245,90591
Aug 25Friday18$88,697+6,055.2%+895.6%1,600$55$297,334,60292
Aug 26Saturday18$150,694+69.9%+1,145.3%1,600$94$297,485,29693
Aug 27Sunday16$365,204+142.3%+5,604.5%1,600$228$297,850,50094
Aug 28Monday19$44,947-87.7%+2,020.1%1,600$28$297,895,44795
Aug 29Tuesday19$57,538+28%+2,095.3%1,600$35$297,952,98596
Aug 30Wednesday18$53,022-7.8%+2,831%1,600$33$298,006,00797
Aug 31Thursday18$34,774-34.4%+2,313.2%1,600$21$298,040,78198
Sep 1Friday24$20,525-41%-76.9%251$81$298,061,30699
Sep 2Saturday22$34,331+67.3%-77.2%251$136$298,095,637100
Sep 3Sunday23$31,199-9.1%-91.5%251$124$298,126,836101
Sep 4
Labor Day
Monday23$21,615-30.7%-51.9%251$86$298,148,451102
Sep 5Tuesday28$4,914-77.3%-91.5%251$19$298,153,365103
Sep 6Wednesday27$4,590-6.6%-91.3%251$18$298,157,955104
Sep 7Thursday29$2,584-43.7%-92.6%251$10$298,160,539105
Sep 8Friday28$2,499-3.3%-87.8%45$55$298,163,038106
Sep 9Saturday28$5,946+137.9%-82.7%45$132$298,168,984107
Sep 10Sunday29$1,544-74%-95.1%45$34$298,170,528108
Sep 11Monday30$477-69.1%-97.8%45$10$298,171,005109
Sep 12Tuesday30$316-33.8%-93.6%45$7$298,171,321110
Sep 13Wednesday29$320+1.3%-93%45$7$298,171,641111
Sep 14Thursday30$415+29.7%-83.9%45$9$298,172,056112