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Fletch Lives (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $33,266,859Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
37% - Rotten
Audience
55% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 17th, 1989 (Wide) by Universal
MPAA Rating: PG
Franchise: Fletch
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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 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,177 $363,411 May 12, 1989 59
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,746 $861,000 Apr 21, 1989 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,713 $1,595,010 Apr 14, 1989 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,750 $2,607,360 Apr 7, 1989 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,700 $4,276,130 Mar 31, 1989 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,954 $5,647,320 Mar 24, 1989 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,159 $8,045,760 Mar 17, 1989 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,970 1,479 Mar 17, 1989 3

Cast

   Fletch
R. Lee Ermey    Jimmy Lee Farnsworth
Hal Holbrook    Ham Johnson
Phil Hartman    Bly Manager
Julianne Phillips    Becky Culpepper
Richard Libertini    Frank Walker
Randall 'Tex' Cobb    Ben Dover
Cleavon Little    Calculus Entropy
Richard Belzer    Phil
Geoffrey Lewis    KKK Leader

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Harold Faltermeyer
Set Decorator    Susan Bode
Story Creator    Gregory McDonald

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/03/17 1 $8,045,760   1,479 $5,440   $8,045,760 3
1989/03/24 1 $5,647,320 -30% 1,512 $3,735   $17,053,455 10
1989/03/31 2 $4,276,130 -24% 1,511 $2,830   $23,529,545 17
1989/04/07 5 $2,607,360 -39% 1,473 $1,770   $27,270,155 24
1989/04/14 9 $1,595,010 -39% 1,346 $1,185   $29,491,015 31
1989/04/21 10 $861,000 -46% 1,025 $840   $30,796,225 38
1989/05/12 16 $363,411   600 $606   $32,469,977 59

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/03/17 1 $11,406,135   1,479 $7,712   $11,406,135 7
1989/03/24 1 $7,847,280 -31% 1,512 $5,190   $19,253,415 14
1989/03/31 2 $5,409,380 -31% 1,511 $3,580   $24,662,795 21
1989/04/07 6 $3,233,210 -40% 1,473 $2,195   $27,896,005 28
1989/04/14 9 $2,039,220 -37% 1,346 $1,515   $29,935,225 35