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The Five Heartbeats (1991)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,377,189Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,201-5,300) 5,294 $7,377,189
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,701-6,800) 6,774 $7,377,189
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,709 $7,377,189
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,051 $7,377,189

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 29th, 1991 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: January 21st, 2014 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for language.
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Keywords: Music Industry
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Easter (Opening, 3-Day) 92 $1,630,689 Mar 29, 1991 3
Easter (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 88 $3,447,300 Mar 29, 1991 3

Cast

John Witherspoon    Wild Rudy
Eddie Griffin    Ventriloquist (uncredited)
Kasi Lemmons    Cookie
Leon    James Thomas 'J.T.' Matthews
Harry J. Lennix    Terrance 'Dresser' Williams
Theresa Randle    Brenda

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1991/03/29 9 $1,630,689   862 $1,892   $1,630,689 1
1991/04/05 11 $1,270,040 -22% 846 $1,501   $3,665,416 2
1991/04/12 12 $825,414 -35% 408 $2,023   $4,899,612 3
1991/04/19 13 $720,714 -13% 399 $1,806   $5,908,390 4
1991/04/26 16 $443,271 -38% 258 $1,718   $6,590,573 5
1991/05/03 22 $267,868 -40% 194 $1,381   $7,008,492 6

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1991/03/29 9 $2,395,376   862 $2,779   $2,395,376 1
1991/04/05 12 $1,678,822 -30% 846 $1,984   $4,074,198 2
1991/04/12 12 $1,113,478 -34% 408 $2,729   $5,187,676 3
1991/04/19 12 $959,626 -14% 399 $2,405   $6,147,302 4
1991/04/26 16 $593,322 -38% 258 $2,300   $6,740,624 5

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