Problem Child

A young boy just short of a monster is adopted by a loving man and his wacky wife. The laughs keep coming as the boy pushes them to the limits.


Domestic (100%)
Summary Details
DistributorUniversal Pictures
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1,714 theaters
Release DateJul 27, 1990
Running Time1 hr 21 min
GenresComedy Family
In Release158 days/22 weeks
Widest Release1,769 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Jul 27-293$10,026,900-1,714-$5,850$10,026,9001
Aug 3-54$6,842,160-31.8%1,768+54$3,870$22,139,6102
Aug 10-125$4,847,060-29.2%1,769+1$2,740$31,229,8703
Aug 17-198$3,312,800-31.7%1,640-129$2,020$37,205,4204
Aug 24-2614$1,624,725-51%1,245-395$1,305$40,850,4405
Aug 31-Sep 3
Labor Day wknd
Sep 7-914$1,101,360-1,059-$1,040$44,528,2907
Sep 14-1610$1,092,285-0.8%899-160$1,215$45,866,9908