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Goodfellas (1990)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $46,743,809Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
96% - Certified Fresh
97% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

Movie Details

Production Budget:$25,000,000
Domestic Releases: September 19th, 1990 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: March 26th, 1997 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: R
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Keywords: Mafia, Epilogue, Voiceover/Narration, Biography, Film Noir
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 36th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 20 $306,621 May 24, 1991 250
Biggest 31st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 39 $205,821 Apr 19, 1991 215
Biggest 30th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 37 $286,080 Apr 12, 1991 208
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,128 $1,762,492 Oct 26, 1990 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,225 $2,524,102 Oct 19, 1990 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,273 $3,697,188 Oct 12, 1990 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,387 $5,165,085 Oct 5, 1990 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,889 $5,881,427 Sep 28, 1990 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,503 $6,368,901 Sep 21, 1990 5
Widest Opening Weekend 3,620 1,070 Sep 21, 1990 5


   James Conway
   Henry Hill
   Tommy DeVito
Lorraine Bracco    Karen Hill
Paul Sorvino    Paul Cicero
Frank Sivero    Frankie Carbone
Tony Darrow    Sonny Bunz
Mike Starr    Frenchy
Frank Vincent    Billy Batts
Chuck Low    Morris Kessler
Frank Dileo    Tuddy Cicero
Henny Youngman    Himself
Gina Mastrogiacomo    Janice Rossi
Catherine Scorsese    Tommy's Mother
Charles Scorsese    Vinnie
Suzanne Shepherd    Karen's Mother
Debi Mazar    Sandy
Margo Winkler    Belle Kessler
Welker White    Lois Byrd
Jerry Vale    Himself
Julie Garfield    Mickey Conway
Christopher Serrone    Young Henry
Elaine Kagan    Henry's Mother
Beau Starr    Mr. Hill, Henry's Father
Kevin Corrigan    Michael Hill
Michael Imperioli    Spider
Robbie Vinton    Bobbie Vinton
Johnny Williams    Johnny Roastbeef
Daniel P Conte    Dr. Dan
Tony Conforti    Tony
Frank Pellegrino    Johnny Dio
Ronald Maccone    Ronnie
Tony Sirico    Tony Stacks
Joe D'Onofrio    Young Tommy DeVito
Steve Forleo    City Detective
Richard Dioguardi    City Detective
Frank Adonis    Anthony Stabile
John Manca    Nickey Eyes
Joseph Bono    Mikey Franzese
Katherine Wallach    Diane
Mark Evan Jacobs    Bruce
Angela Pietropinto    Cicero's wife
Marianne Leone    Tuddy's wife
Marie Michaels    Mrs Carbone
Lo Nardo    Frenchy's wife
Melissa Prophet    Angie
Illeana Douglas    Rosie
Susan Varon    Susan
Elizabeth Whitcraft    Tommy's Girlfriend at Copa
Clem Caserta    Joe Buddha
Samuel L. Jackson    Stacks Edwards
Fran McGee    Johnny Roastbeef's wife
Paul Herman    Dealer
Edward McDonald    Himself
Edward Hayes    Defense attorney
Danielle Barbosa    Young Henry's sister
Gina Mattia    Young Henry's sister
Joel Calendrillo    Young Henry's Older Brother
Anthony Valentin    Young Michael
Edward D Murphy    Liquor Cop
Michael Citriniti    Liquor Cop
Peter Hock    Mailman
Erasmus C Alfano    Barbeque Wiseguy
John DiBenedetto    Bleeding Man
Manny Alfaro    Gambling Doorman
Thomas Lowry    Hijacked Driver
Margaret Smith    School Guard
Richard Mullally    Cop
Frank Albanese    Mob Lawyer
Paul McIssac    Judge-1956
Bob Golub    Truck Driver at Diner
Lou Eppolito    Fat Andy
Tony Lip    Frankie the Wop
Mikey Black    Freddy NO Nose
Peter Cicale    Pete the Killer
Anthony Powers    Jimmy Two Times
Pastore Vinny    Man with Coatrack
Anthony Alessandro    Henry's 60's Crew
Victor Colicchio    Henry's 60's Crew
Mike Contessa    Cicero's 60's Crew
Philip Suriano    Cicero's 60's Crew
Paul Mougey    Terrorized Waiter
Norman Barbera    Bouncer
Anthony Polemeni    Copa Captain
James Quattrochi    Henry Greeter
Lawrence Sacco    Henry Greeter
Dino Laudicina    Henry Greeter
Thomas E Camuti    Mr Tony Hood
Andrew Scudiero    Mr Tony Hood
Irving Welser    Copa Announcer
Jesse Kirtzman    Beach Club Waiter
Russell Halley    Bruce's Brother
Spencer Bradley    Bruce's Brother
Bob Altman    Karen's Dad
Joanna Bennett    Marie
Gayle Lewis    Marie
Gaetano Lisi    Paul
Luke Walter    Truck Driver
Ed Deacy    Detective Deacy
Larry Silvestri    Detective Silvestri
Johnny Cha Cha Ciarcia    Batts' Crew
Vito Picone    Vito
Janis Corsair    Vito's Girlfriend
Frank Aquilino    Batts' Crew
Lisa Dapolito    Lisa
Michael Calandrino    Godfather at Table
Vito Antuofermo    Prizefighter
Vito Balsamo    Henry's 70s Crew
Peter Fain    Henry's 70s Crew
Vincent Gallo    Harry's 70's Crew
Gaetano LoGiudice    Henry's 70s Crew
Garry Blackwood    Henry's 70s Crew
Nicole Burdette    Carone's Girlfriend
Stella Kietel    Henry's Older Child, Judy
Dominique DeVito    Henry's Baby, Ruth
Michaelangelo Graziano    Bar Patron
Paula Gallo    Janice's Girlfriend
Nadine Kay    Janice's Girlfriend
Tony Ellis    Bridal Shop Owner
Peter Onorati    Florida Bookie
Jamie DeRoy    Bookie's Sister
Joel Blake    Judge - 1971
H. Clay Dear    Security Guard with Lobsters
Thomas Hewson    Drug Dealer
Gene Canfield    Prison Guard in Booth
Margaux Guerard    Judy Hill at 10 years
Violet Gaynor    Ruth Hill at 8 years
Tobin Bell    Parole Officer
Berlinda Tolbert    Stacks' Girlfriend
Nancy Ellen Cassaro    Joe Buddha's Wife
Adam Wandt    Kid
Joseph P Gioco    Garbage Man
Isiah Whitlock, Jr.    Doctor
Alyson Jones    Judy Hill at 13 years
Ruby Gaynor    Ruth Hill at 11 years
Richard Bo Dietl    Arresting Narc

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Irwin Winkler
Screenwriter    Nicholas Pileggi
Screenwriter    Martin Scorsese
Head of Story    Nicholas Pileggi
Executive Producer    Barbara De Fina
Director of Photography    Michael Ballhaus
Production Designer    Kristi Zea
Editor    Thelma Schoonmaker
Associate Producer    Bruce S. Pustin
Assistant Director    Joseph Reidy
Second Unit Director    Joseph Reidy
Unit Production Manager    Bruce S. Pustin
Art Director    Maher Ahmad
Set Decorator    Les Bloom
Costume Designer    Richard Bruno
Costume Supervisor    Dean Jackson
Sound Mixer    James Sabat
Re-recording Mixer    Tom Fleischman
Supervising Sound Editor    Skip Lievsay
Dialogue Editor    Philip Stockton
Dialogue Editor    Marissa Littlefield
Dialogue Editor    Jeffrey Stern
Dialogue Editor    Bruce Kitzmeyer
Dialogue Editor    Fred Rosenberg
Music Editor    Christopher Brooks
Make up    Allen Weisinger
Make up    Carl Fullerton
Hair    Bill Farley
Hair    Alan D'Angerio
Casting Director    Ellen Lewis
Stunt Coordinator    Michael Russo

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The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/09/21 1 $6,368,901   1,070 $5,952   $6,448,400 5
1990/09/28 2 $5,881,427 -8% 1,291 $4,556   $17,014,336 12
1990/10/05 5 $5,165,085 -12% 1,328 $3,889   $22,179,421 19
1990/10/12 5 $3,697,188 -28% 1,318 $2,805   $27,098,518 26
1990/10/19 9 $2,524,102 -32% 1,269 $1,989   $30,756,734 33
1990/10/26 11 $1,762,492 -30% 894 $1,971   $33,427,969 40
1991/04/12 24 $286,080   282 $1,014   $45,164,812 208
1991/04/19 33 $205,821 -28% 277 $743   $45,479,384 215
1991/05/24 25 $306,621   292 $1,050   $46,261,759 250

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/09/21 1 $11,053,410   1,070 $10,330   $11,132,909 9
1990/09/28 3 $5,881,427 -47% 1,291 $4,556   $17,014,336 16
1990/10/05 5 $6,386,994 +9% 1,328 $4,809   $23,401,330 23
1990/10/12 5 $4,831,302 -24% 1,318 $3,666   $28,232,632 30
1990/10/19 9 $3,432,845 -29% 1,269 $2,705   $31,665,477 37
1991/04/12 24 $394,831   282 $1,400   $45,273,563 212

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
11/29/20091568,873 68,873$2,119,915$2,119,915662