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Air America (1990)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $30,506,847Details
International Box Office $2,407,668
Worldwide Box Office $32,914,515
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
13% - Rotten
35% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 10th, 1990 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 112 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Carolco Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,852 $1,419,540 Sep 7, 1990 31
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,564 $2,539,230 Aug 24, 1990 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,269 $4,735,980 Aug 17, 1990 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,174 $8,064,480 Aug 10, 1990 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,389 1,902 Aug 10, 1990 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,323 $30,506,847 Aug 10, 1990 0


Nancy Travis    Corinne Landreaux
David Marshall Grant    Rob Diehl
Lane Smith    Senator Davenport
Ken Jenkins    Major Donald Lemond
Art LaFleur    Jack Neely
Ned Eisenberg    Pirelli
Marshall Bell    O.V.
David Bowe    Saunders
Burt Kwouk    General Lu Soong
Tim Thomerson    Babo
Harvey Jason    Nino
Sinjai Hongthai    Gene's Wife
Natta Nantatanti    Gene's Daughter
Purin Panichpan    Gene's Son
Yahi Tramod    Gene's Brother-in-Law
Chanarong Suwanapa    Kwahn
Chet Vimol    Tribal Warrior
Wasan Uttamayodhin    Night Club Singer
Meesak Naakkarat    Night Club Singer
Ernie Lively    Truck Driver
Burke Byrnes    Recruiter
Greg Kean    D.J.
Roger Welty    Ambassador

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    John Eskow
Screenwriter    Richard Rush
Story Creator    Christopher Robbins
Producer    Daniel Melnick
Executive Producer    Mario Kassar
Executive Producer    Andrew Vajna
Production Designer    Allan Cameron
Editor    John Bloom
Editor    Lois Freeman-Fox
Composer    Charles Gross
Director of Photography    Roger Deakins
Co-Producer    Allen Shapiro
Co-Producer    John Eskow
Line Producer    Michael J. Kagan
Assistant Director    Albert Shapiro
Second Unit Director    Garth Craven
Unit Production Manager    Gerry Levy
Art Director    Steve Spence
Art Director    Tony Reading
Set Decorator    Fred Carter
Second Unit Camera    Robin Browne
Special Effects Supervisor    George Gibbs
Costume Designer    John Mollo
Associate Editor    Paul Hodgson
Sound Mixer    Simon Kaye
Re-recording Mixer    John Reitz
Re-recording Mixer    David E. Campbell
Re-recording Mixer    Gregg Rudloff
Supervising Sound Editor    Lon E. Bender
Sound Editor    Frank Smathers
Sound Editor    George Fredrick
Sound Editor    David A. Arnold
Sound Editor    Glenn T. Morgan
Sound Editor    Stuart Copley
Sound Editor    Dan Rich
Sound Editor    Larry Kemp
Sound Editor    Neal R. Burger
Sound Editor    Lou Kleinman
Sound Editor    Dan Hegeman
Supervising    Curtis Roush
Make up    Lois Burwell
Make up    Peter Robb-King
Hairstylist    Elaine Bowerbank
Music Supervisor    Becky Mancuso
Music Supervisor    Tim Sexton
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins
Stunt Coordinator    Vic Armstrong
Special Effects    Neil Corbould

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/08/10 3 $8,064,480   1,902 $4,240   $8,064,480 3
1990/08/17 6 $4,735,980 -41% 1,902 $2,490   $16,956,330 10
1990/08/24 9 $2,539,230 -46% 1,597 $1,590   $21,850,236 17
1990/09/07 9 $1,419,540   1,203 $1,180   $27,035,898 31

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/08/10 3 $12,220,350   1,902 $6,425   $12,220,350 7
1990/08/17 6 $7,090,656 -42% 1,902 $3,728   $19,311,006 14