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Harlem Nights (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $60,857,262Details
International Box Office $35,000,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $95,857,262
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 1,249 $60,857,262
All Time International Box Office 1,848 $35,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 1,468 $95,857,262
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 316 $60,857,262
All Time International Box Office for Comedy Movies 337 $35,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 303 $95,857,262
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 355 $60,857,262
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 540 $35,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 419 $95,857,262

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 17th, 1989 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R
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Keywords: African-American
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 281 $198,531 Mar 23, 1990 129
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 621 $2,124,064 Dec 29, 1989 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,358 $1,354,976 Dec 22, 1989 38
Fastest to $50m 1,223 $50,299,677 Dec 15, 1989 35
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,643 $1,724,761 Dec 15, 1989 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,609 $2,917,788 Dec 8, 1989 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,405 $5,202,610 Dec 1, 1989 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 907 $11,136,904 Nov 24, 1989 10
Biggest Domestic November Weekend 228 $16,096,808 Nov 17, 1989 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 1,117 $16,096,808 Nov 17, 1989 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,017 2,180 Nov 17, 1989 3

Cast

   Quick
Lela Rochon    Sunshine
Miguel A. Núñez, Jr.    Man with Broken Nose
Danny Aiello    Phil Cantone
Richard Pryor    Sugar Ray
Redd Foxx    Bennie Wilson
Arsenio Hall    Crying Man
Michael Lerner    Bugsy Calhoune
Jasmine Guy    Dominique La Rue

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/11/17 1 $16,096,808   2,180 $7,384   $16,096,808 3
1989/11/24 2 $11,136,904 -31% 2,180 $5,109   $34,865,452 10
1989/12/01 3 $5,202,610 -53% 2,180 $2,387   $42,544,572 17
1989/12/08 6 $2,917,788 -44% 2,180 $1,338   $46,876,890 24
1989/12/15 10 $1,724,761 -41% 1,324 $1,303   $49,476,458 31
1989/12/22 13 $1,354,976 -21% 1,046 $1,295   $51,654,653 38
1989/12/29 12 $2,124,064 +57% 1,064 $1,996   $55,021,591 45
1990/03/23 29 $198,531   214 $928   $60,135,854 129

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/11/17 1 $23,728,548   2,180 $10,885   $23,728,548 7
1989/11/24 2 $13,613,414 -43% 2,180 $6,245   $37,341,962 14
1989/12/01 4 $6,617,140 -51% 2,180 $3,035   $43,959,102 21
1989/12/08 5 $3,792,595 -43% 2,180 $1,740   $47,751,697 28
1989/12/15 10 $2,547,980 -33% 1,324 $1,924   $50,299,677 35
1989/12/22 13 $2,597,850 +2% 1,046 $2,484   $52,897,527 42