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Glory (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $26,593,580Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
93% - Certified Fresh
Audience
93% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$18,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 13th, 1989 (Limited) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: R
Comparisons: vs. The Birth of a Nation
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Keywords: Historical Battles, War
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 251 $537,900 Mar 23, 1990 102
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 219 $863,225 Mar 9, 1990 88
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 177 $1,334,095 Mar 2, 1990 81
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 168 $1,682,720 Feb 23, 1990 74
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 116 $2,683,350 Feb 16, 1990 67
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,026 $3,020,360 Jan 12, 1990 32
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,097 $67,902 Dec 22, 1989 11
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,596 $63,661 Dec 15, 1989 5

Cast

Matthew Broderick    Colonel Robert Gould Shaw
   Trip
Cary Elwes    Major Cabot Forbes
Morgan Freeman    Sergeant Major John Rawlins
Jihmi Kennedy    Jupiter Sharts
Andre Braugher    Thomas Searles
John Finn    Sergeant Major Mulcahy
Donovan Leitch    Charles Fessenden Morse
John David Cullum    Henry Sturgis Russell
Alan North    Governor John Albion Andrew
Bob Gunton    General Harker
Cliff De Young    Colonel James M. Montgomery
Christian Baskous    Edward L. Pierce
Ronreaco Lee    Mute Drummer Boy
Jay O. Sanders    General George Crockett Strong
Bill Nunn   
Peter Michael Goetz    Francis George Shaw
Bob Minor    Contraband soldier in Darien
Jane Alexander    Sarah Blake Sturgis Shaw

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    James Horner

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/12/15 11 $63,661   3 $21,220   $74,732 5
1989/12/22 34 $67,902 +7% 3 $22,634   $177,193 11
1990/01/12 8 $3,020,360   392 $7,705   $3,724,870 32
1990/02/16 8 $2,683,350   801 $3,350   $16,251,247 67
1990/02/23 8 $1,682,720 -37% 809 $2,080   $18,395,102 74
1990/03/02 8 $1,334,095 -21% 811 $1,645   $20,214,597 81
1990/03/09 9 $863,225 -35% 803 $1,075   $21,467,102 88
1990/03/23 20 $537,900   652 $825   $23,235,499 102

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/02/16 8 $3,144,485   801 $3,926   $16,712,382 71
1990/02/23 8 $2,168,120 -31% 809 $2,680   $18,880,502 78
1990/03/02 7 $1,723,375 -21% 811 $2,125   $20,603,877 85