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Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)

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

Metrics

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

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


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

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 104 $87,479 Dec 22, 1989 185
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 85 $2,739,307 Sep 1, 1989 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 227 $1,736,256 Aug 25, 1989 66
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 206 $3,326,711 Aug 11, 1989 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 248 $4,012,184 Aug 4, 1989 45
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 495 $102,489,209 Aug 4, 1989 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 318 $4,577,894 Jul 28, 1989 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 306 $6,432,416 Jul 21, 1989 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 340 $8,805,730 Jul 14, 1989 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 614 $9,433,358 Jul 7, 1989 17
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 811 $59,243,525 Jul 7, 1989 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 711 $13,102,818 Jun 30, 1989 10
Biggest June Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 310 $14,262,961 Jun 23, 1989 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,261 $14,262,961 Jun 23, 1989 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,112 1,371 Jun 23, 1989 3

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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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