Take A Look At The Baby’s Day Out Cast Then And Now
The English Theater actor played the butler in the movie. He began his career in 1949 and stayed active till his retirement in 2006. He is best known for his role in 1988’s ‘The Adventures of Baron Munchausen’. He, unfortunately, passed away at the age of 86 in 2011. His last appearance was in the 2005 drama ‘Separate Lies’.
He was a comedy legend in Hollywood and gained fame by appearing in movies like ‘Hail the Conquering Hero’, ‘The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek’. He was also a big name on Broadway with incredible performances in plays like ‘Too Many Girls’. He was also seen in ‘Home Alone 2: Lost in New York’ before this movie. He passed away in 2002 at the age of 87.
13The movie was a flop on release
The movie was released on July 1st, 1994. The movie was made on a budget of $48 million. But, unfortunately, the movie did not do well at the box office and opened to $4 million and was only able to make $16 million in total. The movie was ranked at #83 for the best performing films of 1994.
14The movie was panned by critics
The movie was panned by critics and was said to be aimed for children rather than the whole family. The major criticism was the lack of originality with one critic calling it a re-imagination of a cartoon in a live-action format. The movie was given low ratings by online critics.
15The movie gained a cult following
The movie, although a failure in the United States, was a massive hit in India. It was played in the largest theater in Kolkata for over a year. Acclaimed movie reviewer Roger Ebert said in an interview that ‘Baby’s Day Out’ was the most successful American film to have released in India.