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Chances Are (1989)

Chances Are poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $15,939,663Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office 3,832 $15,939,663
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,869 $15,939,663

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 10th, 1989 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 109 minutes
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Keywords: Romance
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Companies: Tri-Star Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,318 $947,852 Apr 7, 1989 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,338 $1,750,825 Mar 31, 1989 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,796 $2,165,800 Mar 24, 1989 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,335 $2,518,398 Mar 17, 1989 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,437 $3,664,386 Mar 10, 1989 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,338 $15,939,663 Mar 10, 1989 0


   Corinne Jeffries
   Alex Finch
   Philip Train
   Miranda Jeffries
Josef Sommer    Judge Fenwick
Henderson Forsythe    Ben Bradlee
Susan Ruttan    Woman in the Bookstore
Fran Ryan    Mavis Talmadge
James Noble    Dr. Bailey
Marc McClure    Richard
Mimi Kennedy    Sally
Kathleen Freeman    Mrs. Handy
Dennis Patrick    Archibald Blair
Martin Garner    Mr. Zellerbach
Gianni Russo    Anthony Bonino
Channing Chase    Aide at Smithsonian
Lester Lanin    Conductor
Richard DeAngelis    Hot Dog Vendor
Franchelle Dorn    Receptionist
Don Richards    Bonino's Defense Attorney
June Thorne    Clerk of the Court
Nat Benchley    Marshal
Cliff McMullen    Marshal
Carey Hauser    Paramedic
Laura Lee Stetzel    Paramedic
Max Trumpower    Minister
Dennis Mancini    Minister
Katie Schwarz    Limbodrome Staff Member
Margi Holland    Limbodrome Staff Member
Andrew Reilly    Limbodrome Staff Member

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Mike Lobell
Screenwriter    Perry Howze
Screenwriter    Randy Howze
Executive Producer    Andrew Bergman
Executive Producer    Neil A. Machlis
Director of Photography    William A. Fraker
Production Designer    Dennis Washington
Editor    Harry Keramidas
Composer    Maurice Jarre
Costume Designer    Albert Wolsky
Associate Producer    Leslie Benziger
Assistant Director    Yudi Bennett
Second Unit Director    Jack Priestley
Unit Production Manager    Neil A. Machlis
Set Decorator    Robert R. Benton
Second Unit Camera    Jack Priestley
Costume Supervisor    Bruce Ericksen
Costume Supervisor    Ruby K. Manis
Additional Editor    Duane Hartzell
Sound Mixer    Bill Nelson
Sound Mixer    Darin Knight
Re-recording Mixer    Terry Porter
Re-recording Mixer    Mel Metcalfe
Re-recording Mixer    David J. Hudson
Supervising Sound Editor    Charles L. Campbell
Supervising Sound Editor    Richard C. Franklin, Jr.
Sound Editor    Louis L. Edemann
Sound Editor    Donald J. Malouf
Sound Editor    Nils C. Jensen
Sound Editor    Jeff Bushelman
Sound Editor    Chuck Neely
Sound Editor    Paul Timothy Carden
Sound Editor    Larry Carow
Music Editor    Dan Carlin, Sr.
Music Editor    Kathy Durning
Makeup    Cheri Minns
Makeup    Norman T. Leavitt
Hairstylist    Susan Kalinowski
Hairstylist    Lynda Curasich
Song Writer    Tom Snow
Song Writer    Dean Pitchford
Casting Director    Mike Fenton
Casting Director    Judy Taylor
Stunt Coordinator    John Moio

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/03/10 4 $3,664,386   837 $4,378   $3,664,386 3
1989/03/17 7 $2,518,398 -31% 894 $2,817   $7,199,699 10
1989/03/24 8 $2,165,800 -14% 1,190 $1,820   $10,413,267 17
1989/03/31 9 $1,750,825 -19% 1,187 $1,475   $13,044,692 24
1989/04/07 12 $947,852 -46% 901 $1,052   $14,527,881 31

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/03/10 4 $4,681,301   837 $5,593   $4,681,301 7
1989/03/17 8 $3,566,166 -24% 894 $3,989   $8,247,467 14
1989/03/24 9 $3,046,400 -15% 1,190 $2,560   $11,293,867 21
1989/03/31 8 $2,286,162 -25% 1,187 $1,926   $13,580,029 28