Planes, Trains & Automobiles

A Chicago advertising man must struggle to travel home from New York for Thanksgiving, with a lovable oaf of a shower curtain ring salesman as his only companion.

Grosses

Domestic (100%)
$49,530,280
Summary Details
DistributorParamount Pictures
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Opening$7,009,482
1,118 theaters
Release DateNov 25, 1987
Running Time1 hr 33 min
GenresComedy Drama
In Release403 days/57 weeks
Widest Release1,684 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Nov 27-29
Thanksgiving 3-Day
3$7,009,482-1,118-$6,269$10,131,2421
Dec 4-6
Post-Thanksgiving
2$5,069,770-27.7%1,118-$4,534$17,050,7282
Dec 11-134$3,698,739-27%1,578+460$2,343$22,220,6203
Dec 18-206$2,638,790-28.7%1,610+32$1,639$26,099,4534
Dec 25-277$4,029,708+52.7%1,684+74$2,392$31,933,0635
Jan 1-37$4,024,857-0.1%1,684-$2,390$39,074,0066
Jan 8-107$2,659,500-33.9%1,571-113$1,692$42,783,4817
Jan 15-1714$1,421,230-46.6%1,081-490$1,314$45,076,9828
Jan 22-2415$919,122-35.3%898-183$1,023$46,444,5209
Jan 29-3115$701,601-23.7%775-123$905$47,438,73310