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Family Business (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $11,053,835Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
38% - Rotten
Audience
27% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 15th, 1989 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: R
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,729 $2,218,345 Dec 29, 1989 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,838 $1,568,250 Dec 22, 1989 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,060 $2,130,024 Dec 15, 1989 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,411 1,201 Dec 15, 1989 3

Cast

Sean Connery    Jessie
   Vito McMullen
Matthew Broderick    Adam McMullen
Luis Guzman    Julio Torres
B.D. Wong    Jimmy Chiu, Adam's MIT Prof
James Tolkan    Judge in 2nd Trial
Victoria Jackson    Christine, Adam's Girl

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/12/15 6 $2,130,024   1,201 $1,774   $2,130,024 3
1989/12/22 9 $1,568,250 -26% 1,230 $1,275   $4,764,694 10
1989/12/29 11 $2,218,345 +41% 1,229 $1,805   $8,433,290 17

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/12/15 6 $3,196,444   1,201 $2,661   $3,196,444 7
1989/12/22 11 $3,018,501 -6% 1,230 $2,454   $6,214,945 14