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Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $130,724,172Details
International Box Office $91,975,828Details
Worldwide Box Office $222,700,000
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  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
75% - Fresh
Audience
53% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 410 $130,724,172
All Time International Box Office 844 $91,975,828
All Time Worldwide Box Office 589 $222,700,000

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 23rd, 1989 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 86 minutes
Franchise: Honey I Shrunk the Kids
Comparisons: vs. Ghostbusters II
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Keywords: Visual Effects, Tiny Worlds
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: Walt Disney Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 104 $87,479 Dec 22, 1989 185
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 87 $2,739,307 Sep 1, 1989 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 231 $1,736,256 Aug 25, 1989 66
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 209 $3,326,711 Aug 11, 1989 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 255 $4,012,184 Aug 4, 1989 45
Fastest to $100m 501 $102,489,209 Aug 4, 1989 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 323 $4,577,894 Jul 28, 1989 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 312 $6,432,416 Jul 21, 1989 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 348 $8,805,730 Jul 14, 1989 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 621 $9,433,358 Jul 7, 1989 17
Fastest to $50m 818 $59,243,525 Jul 7, 1989 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 718 $13,102,818 Jun 30, 1989 10
Biggest Domestic June Weekend 310 $14,262,961 Jun 23, 1989 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 1,273 $14,262,961 Jun 23, 1989 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,139 1,371 Jun 23, 1989 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 55 $130,724,172 Jun 23, 1989 0

Cast

   Wayne Szalinski
Matt Frewer    Russ Thompson, Sr.
Marcia Strassman    Diane Szalinski
Kristine Sutherland    Mae Thompson
   Russ Thompson, Jr.
   Ron Thompson
   Amy Szalinski
   Nick Szalinski
Frank Welker    Special Vocal Effects

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Penny Finkelman Cox
Screenwriter    Ed Naha
Screenwriter    Tom Schalman
Cinematographer    Hiro Narita
Editor    Michael A. Stevenson
Composer    James Horner
Art Director    Gregg Fonseca
Associate Producer    Steven Saxton

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/06/23 2 $14,262,961   1,371 $10,403   $14,262,961 3
1989/06/30 2 $13,102,818 -8% 1,431 $9,156   $38,023,252 10
1989/07/07 3 $9,433,358 -28% 1,443 $6,537   $59,243,525 17
1989/07/14 3 $8,805,730 -7% 1,460 $6,031   $74,824,020 24
1989/07/21 4 $6,432,416 -27% 1,498 $4,294   $87,002,099 31
1989/07/28 6 $4,577,894 -29% 1,481 $3,091   $95,437,383 38
1989/08/04 7 $4,012,184 -12% 1,436 $2,794   $102,489,209 45
1989/08/11 9 $3,326,711 -17% 1,451 $2,293   $108,198,583 52
1989/08/25 10 $1,736,256   1,189 $1,460   $115,420,530 66
1989/09/01 10 $2,739,307 +58% 1,257 $2,179   $119,076,248 73
1989/12/22 29 $87,479   163 $537   $129,906,514 185

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/06/23 2 $24,920,434   1,371 $18,177   $24,920,434 7
1989/06/30 2 $24,889,733 n/c 1,431 $17,393   $49,810,167 14
1989/07/07 3 $16,208,123 -35% 1,443 $11,232   $66,018,290 21
1989/07/14 3 $14,551,393 -10% 1,460 $9,967   $80,569,683 28
1989/07/21 4 $10,289,806 -29% 1,498 $6,869   $90,859,489 35
1989/07/28 6 $7,617,536 -26% 1,481 $5,144   $98,477,025 42
1989/08/04 7 $6,394,847 -16% 1,436 $4,453   $104,871,872 49
1989/08/25 9 $2,652,667   1,189 $2,231   $116,336,941 70