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Weekly Box Office

Weekly Box Office

September 1-7, 1989

Note: Weekly box office charts 7-day results (Friday through Thursday). To access the Weekend chart (Friday through Sunday), click here.


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TWLWTitle (Click to view)StudioWeekly Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
1 1 Uncle Buck Uni. $9,004,700 -9.6% 1,832 -3 $4,915 $35,908,876 - 3
2 2 Parenthood Uni. $8,627,299 -7.1% 1,381 +5 $6,247 $65,235,485 - 5
3 3 The Abyss Fox $6,479,576 -7.0% 1,532 +7 $4,229 $41,674,432 - 4
4 4 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $5,785,270 -4.6% 1,149 -22 $5,035 $68,451,344 - 8
5 5 Lethal Weapon 2 WB $5,534,976 +12.4% 1,613 +53 $3,431 $132,178,254 - 9
6 6 Turner & Hooch BV $4,383,442 -1.7% 1,536 -15 $2,854 $57,703,672 - 6
7 8 Batman WB $4,182,461 +5.5% 1,344 +42 $3,112 $239,202,201 $35 11
8 13 sex, lies and videotape Mira. $4,038,316 +96.1% 347 +246 $11,638 $8,686,146 - 5
9 N Relentless NL $3,701,447 - 835 - $4,433 $3,701,447 - 1
10 18 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Par. $3,219,423 +195.5% 1,049 +618 $3,069 $190,057,670 $48 15
11 9 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids BV $3,088,413 +16.4% 1,257 +68 $2,457 $119,425,354 - 11
12 7 Casualties of War Col. $2,874,195 -31.2% 1,482 -5 $1,939 $14,727,643 - 3
13 10 The Package Orion $2,606,287 +0.3% 460 +137 $5,666 $5,204,682 - 2
14 16 Dead Poets Society BV $1,649,022 +13.9% 721 +50 $2,287 $86,681,082 - 14
15 11 Millennium Fox $1,366,076 -39.2% 488 +2 $2,799 $3,614,485 - 2
16 12 A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child NL $1,218,212 -41.7% 733 -381 $1,662 $19,262,611 - 4
17 19 Ghostbusters II Col. $746,856 -24.6% 518 -88 $1,442 $110,091,304 - 12
18 N Shirley Valentine Par. $362,170 - 8 - $45,271 $362,170 - 1
19 N Weapons of the Spirit FRun $23,225 - 1 - $23,225 $23,225 - 1
TOTAL (19 MOVIES):$68,891,366-5.7%18,286-3,389$3,767 
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* Production Budget in millions. Studios get on average 55 percent of the final gross.


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