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Ghost (1990)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $217,631,306Details
International Box Office $299,968,694Details
Worldwide Box Office $517,600,000
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 144 $217,631,306
All Time International Box Office 174 $299,968,694
All Time Worldwide Box Office 160 $517,600,000
Leggiest Movies 13 17.38

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$22,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 13th, 1990 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: April 24th, 2001 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 127 minutes
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Keywords: Hauntings
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 7 $2,527,344 Dec 28, 1990 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 20 $1,237,697 Dec 21, 1990 164
Fastest to $200m 169 $202,815,382 Dec 21, 1990 164
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 22 $1,452,888 Dec 7, 1990 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 20 $1,850,844 Nov 30, 1990 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 4 $3,515,527 Nov 23, 1990 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 7 $3,001,897 Nov 16, 1990 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 4 $4,304,422 Nov 9, 1990 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 21 $3,219,491 Nov 2, 1990 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 28 $3,075,940 Oct 26, 1990 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 24 $3,555,283 Oct 19, 1990 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 20 $4,224,020 Oct 12, 1990 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 16 $5,275,106 Oct 5, 1990 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 19 $5,435,657 Sep 28, 1990 80
Fastest to $150m 278 $155,272,132 Sep 28, 1990 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 31 $5,100,861 Sep 21, 1990 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 29 $5,860,523 Sep 14, 1990 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 33 $6,510,023 Sep 7, 1990 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 14 $9,953,630 Aug 31, 1990 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 59 $7,474,702 Aug 24, 1990 45
Fastest to $100m 492 $103,993,393 Aug 17, 1990 42
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 79 $8,364,565 Aug 17, 1990 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 112 $9,453,230 Aug 10, 1990 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 225 $10,798,834 Aug 3, 1990 24
Biggest Domestic August Weekend 300 $10,798,834 Aug 3, 1990 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 477 $11,074,738 Jul 27, 1990 17
Fastest to $50m 854 $51,392,872 Jul 27, 1990 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 770 $12,523,295 Jul 20, 1990 10
Biggest Domestic July Weekend 367 $12,523,295 Jul 20, 1990 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 1,525 $12,191,373 Jul 13, 1990 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,624 1,101 Jul 13, 1990 3

Cast

   Sam Wheat
   Molly Jensen
Whoopi Goldberg    Oda Mae Brown
Tony Goldwyn    Carl Bruner
Rick Aviles    Willie Lopez
Vincent Schiavelli    Subway Ghost
Stanley Lawrence    Elevator Man
Christopher J. Keene    Elevator Man
Susan Breslau    Susan
Martina Degnan    Rose
Richard Kleber    Mover
Macka Foley    Mover
Phil Leeds    Emergency Room Ghost
John Hugh    Surgeon
Sam Tsoutsouvas    Minister
Sharon Breslau Cornell    Cemetary Ghost
Stephen Root    Police Sergeant

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Lisa Weinstein
Screenwriter    Bruce Joel Rubin
Cinematographer    Adam Greenberg
Editor    Walter Murch
Composer    Maurice Jarre
Art Director    Jane Musky
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/07/13 2 $12,191,373   1,101 $11,073   $12,191,373 3
1990/07/20 1 $12,523,295 +3% 1,400 $8,945   $32,291,246 10
1990/07/27 2 $11,074,738 -12% 1,694 $6,538   $51,392,872 17
1990/08/03 1 $10,798,834 -2% 1,766 $6,115   $69,131,226 24
1990/08/10 2 $9,453,230 -12% 1,766 $5,353   $85,477,046 31
1990/08/17 2 $8,364,565 -12% 1,766 $4,736   $99,166,346 38
1990/08/24 2 $7,474,702 -11% 1,766 $4,233   $111,468,095 45
1990/08/31 1 $9,953,630 +33% 1,766 $5,636   $125,016,532 52
1990/09/07 1 $6,510,023 -35% 1,766 $3,686   $133,437,093 59
1990/09/14 2 $5,860,523 -10% 1,766 $3,319   $141,430,824 66
1990/09/21 3 $5,100,861 -13% 1,766 $2,888   $148,347,199 73
1990/09/28 3 $5,435,657 +7% 1,766 $3,078   $155,272,132 80
1990/10/05 4 $5,275,106 -3% 1,766 $2,987   $162,107,561 87
1990/10/12 3 $4,224,020 -20% 1,766 $2,392   $167,447,571 94
1990/10/19 4 $3,555,283 -16% 1,766 $2,013   $172,234,501 101
1990/10/26 5 $3,075,940 -13% 1,766 $1,742   $176,463,597 108
1990/11/02 3 $3,219,491 +5% 1,713 $1,879   $180,635,227 115
1990/11/09 3 $4,304,422 +34% 1,713 $2,513   $186,059,075 122
1990/11/16 5 $3,001,897 -30% 1,713 $1,752   $190,315,716 129
1990/11/23 7 $3,515,527 +17% 1,528 $2,301   $195,359,497 136
1990/11/30 8 $1,850,844 -47% 1,528 $1,211   $197,954,919 143
1990/12/07 8 $1,452,888 -22% 1,386 $1,048   $199,942,490 150
1990/12/21 11 $1,237,697   988 $1,253   $202,815,382 164
1990/12/28 11 $2,527,344 +104% 1,011 $2,500   $206,143,657 171

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/07/13 2 $19,767,951   1,101 $17,955   $19,767,951 7
1990/07/20 1 $20,550,183 +4% 1,400 $14,679   $40,318,134 14
1990/07/27 2 $18,014,258 -12% 1,694 $10,634   $58,332,392 21
1990/08/03 1 $17,691,424 -2% 1,766 $10,018   $76,023,816 28
1990/08/10 2 $14,777,965 -16% 1,766 $8,368   $90,801,781 35
1990/08/17 1 $13,191,612 -11% 1,766 $7,470   $103,993,393 42
1990/08/24 2 $11,069,509 -16% 1,766 $6,268   $115,062,902 49
1990/08/31 1 $11,864,168 +7% 1,766 $6,718   $126,927,070 56
1990/09/07 1 $8,643,231 -27% 1,766 $4,894   $135,570,301 63
1990/09/14 2 $7,676,037 -11% 1,766 $4,347   $143,246,338 70
1990/09/21 3 $6,590,137 -14% 1,766 $3,732   $149,836,475 77
1990/09/28 2 $6,995,980 +6% 1,766 $3,961   $156,832,455 84
1990/10/05 4 $6,391,096 -9% 1,766 $3,619   $163,223,551 91
1990/10/12 3 $5,455,667 -15% 1,766 $3,089   $168,679,218 98
1990/10/19 4 $4,708,439 -14% 1,766 $2,666   $173,387,657 105
1990/10/26 6 $4,028,079 -14% 1,766 $2,281   $177,415,736 112
1990/11/02 2 $4,338,917 +8% 1,713 $2,533   $181,754,653 119
1990/11/09 3 $5,559,166 +28% 1,713 $3,245   $187,313,819 126
1990/11/16 5 $4,530,151 -19% 1,713 $2,645   $191,843,970 133
1990/11/23 7 $4,260,105 -6% 1,528 $2,788   $196,104,075 140
1990/11/30 8 $2,385,527 -44% 1,528 $1,561   $198,489,602 147
1990/12/21 10 $2,038,628   988 $2,063   $203,616,313 168