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Batman Returns (1992)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $162,833,635Details
International Box Office $103,990,656
Worldwide Box Office $266,824,291
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
80% - Certified Fresh
Audience
73% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$80,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 18th, 1992 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: October 21st, 1992 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 126 minutes
Franchise: Batman
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Keywords: D.C. Comics, Visual Effects, Film Noir
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Super Hero
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 684 $2,830,557 Jul 24, 1992 38
Fastest Movies to Earn $150 Million at the Domestic Box Office 218 $150,598,782 Jul 24, 1992 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 656 $4,303,453 Jul 17, 1992 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 452 $7,722,838 Jul 10, 1992 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 291 $13,823,658 Jul 3, 1992 17
Biggest July Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 316 $13,823,658 Jul 3, 1992 17
Biggest July Day at the Domestic Box Office 894 $5,799,331 Jul 3, 1992 15
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 196 $100,014,349 Jun 26, 1992 11
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 221 $25,425,426 Jun 26, 1992 10
Biggest Thursday at the Domestic Box Office 290 $5,101,878 Jun 25, 1992 7
Biggest Wednesday at the Domestic Box Office 242 $5,742,876 Jun 24, 1992 6
Biggest Tuesday at the Domestic Box Office 200 $6,173,185 Jun 23, 1992 5
Biggest Monday at the Domestic Box Office 225 $6,605,992 Jun 22, 1992 4
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 209 $54,326,703 Jun 19, 1992 4
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 290 $12,829,251 Jun 21, 1992 3
Biggest June Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 46 $45,687,710 Jun 19, 1992 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 230 $45,687,710 Jun 19, 1992 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 285 $45,687,710 Jun 19, 1992 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,356 2,644 Jun 19, 1992 3
Biggest June Day at the Domestic Box Office 121 $16,787,178 Jun 20, 1992 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 326 $16,787,178 Jun 20, 1992 2
Biggest Single Days at the Domestic Box Office 819 $16,787,178 Jun 20, 1992 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 274 $16,071,282 Jun 19, 1992 1

Cast

   Bruce Wayne/Batman
   Oswald Cobblepot/Penguin
   Selina Kyle/Catwoman
Christopher Walken    Maximillian 'Max' Shreck
Michael Gough    Alfred Pennyworth
Michael Murphy    The Mayor
Christi Conaway    Ice Princess
Andrew Bryniarski    Chip Shreck
Pat Hingle    Commissioner Gordon
Vincent Schiavelli    Organ Grinder
Steve Witting    Josh
Jan Hooks    Jen, Shreck Image Consultant
Paul Reubens    Mr. Cobblepot
Sean Whalen    Paperboy
Doug Jones    Thin Clown
Branscombe Richmond    Terrifying Clown #1

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Denise Di Novi
Producer    Tim Burton
Executive Producer    Jon Peters
Executive Producer    Peter Guber
Executive Producer    Benjamin Melniker
Executive Producer    Michael E. Uslan
Co-Producer    Larry J. Franco
Director   
Screenwriter    Daniel Waters
Story Creator    Daniel Waters
Story Creator    Sam Hamm
Character Creator    Bob Kane
Composer    Danny Elfman
Cinematographer    Stefan Czapsky
Editor    Chris Lebenzon
Production Designer    Bo Welch
Supervising Art Director    Tom Duffield
Art Director    Rick Heinrichs
Set Designer    Nick Navarro
Set Designer    Sally Thornton
Set Decorator    Cheryl Carasik
Costume Designer    Bob Ringwood
Costume Designer    Mary Vogt
Sound Editor    Petur Hliddal
Visual Effects Supervisor    Michael Fink
Special Effects Supervisor    Chuck Gaspar
Special Make-up Effects    Stan Winston
Make-up and Hair Designer    Ve Neill
Assistant Director    David McGiffert
Associate Producer    Ian Bryce
Second Unit Director    Billy Weber
Second Unit Director    Max Kleven
Second Unit Camera    Don Burgess
Second Unit Camera    Paul Ryan
Casting Director    Marion Dougherty

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/06/19 1 $45,687,710   2,644 $17,280   $45,687,710 3
1992/06/26 1 $25,425,426 -44% 2,644 $9,616   $96,770,068 10
1992/07/03 1 $13,823,658 -46% 2,644 $5,228   $123,051,215 17
1992/07/10 4 $7,722,838 -44% 2,644 $2,921   $137,482,546 24
1992/07/17 6 $4,303,453 -44% 2,052 $2,097   $145,480,492 31
1992/07/24 8 $2,830,557 -34% 1,806 $1,567   $150,598,782 38

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/06/18 1 $2,033,000   0     $2,033,000 0
1992/06/19 1 $16,071,282 +691% 2,644 $6,078   $18,104,282 1
1992/06/20 1 $16,787,178 +4% 2,644 $6,349   $34,891,460 2
1992/06/21 1 $12,829,251 -24% 2,644 $4,852   $47,720,711 3
1992/06/22 1 $6,605,992 -49% 2,644 $2,498   $54,326,703 4
1992/06/23 1 $6,173,185 -7% 2,644 $2,335   $60,499,888 5
1992/06/24 1 $5,742,876 -7% 2,644 $2,172   $66,242,764 6
1992/06/25 1 $5,101,878 -11% 2,644 $1,930   $71,344,642 7
1992/06/26 1 $8,127,825 +59% 2,644 $3,074   $79,472,467 8
1992/06/27 1 $10,435,007 +28% 2,644 $3,947   $89,907,474 9
1992/06/28 1 $6,862,594 -34% 2,644 $2,596   $96,770,068 10
1992/06/29 1 $3,244,281 -53% 2,644 $1,227   $100,014,349 11
1992/06/30 1 $3,392,033 +5% 2,644 $1,283   $103,406,382 12
1992/07/01 1 $2,718,116 -20% 2,644 $1,028   $106,124,498 13
1992/07/02 1 $3,103,059 +14% 2,644 $1,174   $109,227,557 14
1992/07/03 1 $5,799,331 +87% 2,644 $2,193   $115,026,888 15
1992/07/04 1 $3,966,411 -32% 2,644 $1,500   $118,993,299 16
1992/07/05 1 $4,057,916 +2% 2,644 $1,535   $123,051,215 17
1992/07/06 1 $1,835,721 -55% 2,644 $694   $124,886,936 18
1992/07/07 1 $1,823,520 -1% 2,644 $690   $126,710,456 19
1992/07/08 1 $1,545,764 -15% 2,644 $585   $128,256,220 20
1992/07/09 1 $1,503,488 -3% 2,644 $569   $129,759,708 21
1992/07/10 - $2,268,472 +51% 2,644 $858   $132,028,180 22
1992/07/11 - $3,165,137 +40% 2,644 $1,197   $135,193,317 23
1992/07/12 - $2,289,229 -28% 2,644 $866   $137,482,546 24
1992/07/13 - $934,342 -59% 2,644 $353   $138,416,888 25
1992/07/14 - $1,068,342 +14% 2,644 $404   $139,485,230 26
1992/07/15 - $883,399 -17% 2,644 $334   $140,368,629 27
1992/07/16 - $808,410 -8% 2,644 $306   $141,177,039 28
1992/07/17 - $1,296,988 +60% 2,052 $632   $142,474,027 29
1992/07/18 - $1,836,052 +42% 2,052 $895   $144,310,079 30
1992/07/19 - $1,170,413 -36% 2,052 $570   $145,480,492 31
1992/07/20 - $532,730 -54% 2,052 $260   $146,013,222 32
1992/07/21 - $631,855 +19% 2,052 $308   $146,645,077 33
1992/07/22 - $513,348 -19% 2,052 $250   $147,158,425 34
1992/07/23 - $609,800 +19% 2,052 $297   $147,768,225 35
1992/07/24 - $855,074 +40% 1,806 $473   $148,623,299 36
1992/07/25 - $1,174,121 +37% 1,806 $650   $149,797,420 37
1992/07/26 - $801,362 -32% 1,806 $444   $150,598,782 38
1992/07/27 - $340,483 -58% 1,806 $189   $150,939,265 39
1992/07/28 - $382,955 +12% 1,806 $212   $151,322,220 40
1992/07/29 - $320,061 -16% 1,806 $177   $151,642,281 41
1992/07/30 - $342,012 +7% 1,806 $189   $151,984,293 42
1992/07/31 - $520,279 +52% 1,405 $370   $152,504,572 43
1992/08/01 - $734,547 +41% 1,405 $523   $153,239,119 44
1992/08/02 - $491,767 -33% 1,405 $350   $153,730,886 45
1992/08/03 - $226,246 -54% 1,405 $161   $153,957,132 46
1992/08/04 - $270,646 +20% 1,405 $193   $154,227,778 47
1992/08/05 - $206,364 -24% 1,405 $147   $154,434,142 48
1992/08/06 - $207,184 n/c 1,405 $147   $154,641,326 49
1992/08/07 - $249,309 +20% 766 $325   $154,890,635 50
1992/08/08 - $361,752 +45% 766 $472   $155,252,387 51
1992/08/09 - $253,867 -30% 766 $331   $155,506,254 52
1992/08/10 - $108,328 -57% 766 $141   $155,614,582 53
1992/08/11 - $130,306 +20% 766 $170   $155,744,888 54
1992/08/12 - $107,962 -17% 766 $141   $155,852,850 55
1992/08/13 - $114,818 +6% 766 $150   $155,967,668 56
1992/08/14 - $139,405 +21% 461 $302   $156,107,073 57
1992/08/15 - $201,425 +44% 461 $437   $156,308,498 58
1992/08/16 - $140,530 -30% 461 $305   $156,449,028 59
1992/08/17 - $61,385 -56% 461 $133   $156,510,413 60
1992/08/18 - $64,710 +5% 461 $140   $156,575,123 61
1992/08/19 - $53,495 -17% 461 $116   $156,628,618 62
1992/08/20 - $56,043 +5% 461 $122   $156,684,661 63
1992/08/21 - $82,390 +47% 331 $249   $156,767,051 64
1992/08/22 - $113,991 +38% 331 $344   $156,881,042 65
1992/08/23 - $70,067 -39% 331 $212   $156,951,109 66
1992/08/24 - $33,001 -53% 331 $100   $156,984,110 67
1992/08/25 - $34,473 +4% 331 $104   $157,018,583 68
1992/08/26 - $27,619 -20% 331 $83   $157,046,202 69
1992/08/27 - $29,712 +8% 331 $90   $157,075,914 70
1992/08/28 - $270,897 +812% 938 $289   $157,346,811 71
1992/08/29 - $433,091 +60% 938 $462   $157,779,902 72
1992/08/30 - $302,044 -30% 938 $322   $158,081,946 73
1992/08/31 - $95,086 -69% 938 $101   $158,177,032 74
1992/09/01 - $92,180 -3% 938 $98   $158,269,212 75
1992/09/02 - $81,102 -12% 938 $86   $158,350,314 76
1992/09/03 - $87,797 +8% 938 $94   $158,438,111 77
1992/09/04 - $208,849 +138% 948 $220   $158,646,960 78
1992/09/05 - $350,548 +68% 948 $370   $158,997,508 79
1992/09/06 - $335,969 -4% 948 $354   $159,333,477 80
1992/09/07 - $227,377 -32% 948 $240   $159,560,854 81
1992/09/08 - $74,336 -67% 948 $78   $159,635,190 82
1992/09/09 - $59,128 -20% 948 $62   $159,694,318 83
1992/09/10 - $58,129 -2% 948 $61   $159,752,447 84
1992/09/11 - $146,194 +151% 766 $191   $159,898,641 85
1992/09/12 - $246,384 +69% 766 $322   $160,145,025 86
1992/09/13 - $134,388 -45% 766 $175   $160,279,413 87
1992/09/14 - $56,844 -58% 766 $74   $160,336,257 88
1992/09/15 - $63,186 +11% 766 $82   $160,399,443 89
1992/09/16 - $52,033 -18% 766 $68   $160,451,476 90
1992/09/17 - $50,045 -4% 766 $65   $160,501,521 91
1992/09/18 - $125,727 +151% 698 $180   $160,627,248 92
1992/09/19 - $215,938 +72% 698 $309   $160,843,186 93
1992/09/20 - $112,886 -48% 698 $162   $160,956,072 94
1992/09/21 - $49,454 -56% 698 $71   $161,005,526 95
1992/09/22 - $56,236 +14% 698 $81   $161,061,762 96
1992/09/23 - $44,748 -20% 698 $64   $161,106,510 97
1992/09/24 - $44,040 -2% 698 $63   $161,150,550 98
1992/09/25 - $99,324 +126% 556 $179   $161,249,874 99
1992/09/26 - $177,069 +78% 556 $318   $161,426,943 100
1992/09/27 - $86,922 -51% 556 $156   $161,513,865 101
1992/09/28 - $38,574 -56% 556 $69   $161,552,439 102
1992/09/29 - $45,551 +18% 556 $82   $161,597,990 103
1992/09/30 - $35,351 -22% 556 $64   $161,633,341 104
1992/10/01 - $33,911 -4% 556 $61   $161,667,252 105
1992/10/02 - $88,398 +161% 500 $177   $161,755,650 106
1992/10/03 - $159,362 +80% 500 $319   $161,915,012 107
1992/10/04 - $76,491 -52% 500 $153   $161,991,503 108
1992/10/05 - $32,585 -57% 500 $65   $162,024,088 109
1992/10/06 - $39,507 +21% 500 $79   $162,063,595 110
1992/10/07 - $29,824 -25% 500 $60   $162,093,419 111
1992/10/08 - $28,538 -4% 500 $57   $162,121,957 112
1992/10/09 - $76,022 +166% 402 $189   $162,197,979 113
1992/10/10 - $140,239 +84% 402 $349   $162,338,218 114
1992/10/11 - $64,252 -54% 402 $160   $162,402,470 115
1992/10/12 - $29,978 -53% 402 $75   $162,432,448 116
1992/10/13 - $34,371 +15% 402 $86   $162,466,819 117
1992/10/14 - $25,052 -27% 402 $62   $162,491,871 118
1992/10/15 - $24,543 -2% 402 $61   $162,516,414 119
1992/10/16 - $61,578 +151% 365 $169   $162,577,992 120
1992/10/17 - $120,606 +96% 365 $330   $162,698,598 121
1992/10/18 - $48,189 -60% 365 $132   $162,746,787 122
1992/10/19 - $24,282 -50% 365 $67   $162,771,069 123
1992/10/20 - $26,122 +8% 365 $72   $162,797,191 124
1992/10/21 - $18,037 -31% 365 $49   $162,815,228 125
1992/10/22 - $18,407 +2% 365 $50   $162,833,635 126

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/06/19 1 $71,344,642   2,644 $26,984   $71,344,642 7
1992/06/26 1 $37,882,915 -47% 2,644 $14,328   $109,227,557 14
1992/07/03 3 $20,532,151 -46% 2,644 $7,766   $129,759,708 21
1992/07/10 4 $11,417,331 -44% 2,644 $4,318   $141,177,039 28
1992/07/17 6 $6,591,186 -42% 2,052 $3,212   $147,768,225 35