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Ishtar (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $14,375,181Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
30% - Rotten
Audience
38% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$40,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 15th, 1987 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: June 8th, 2013 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,999 $946,216 Jun 5, 1987 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,114 $1,623,167 May 29, 1987 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,802 $3,427,775 May 22, 1987 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,146 $4,331,817 May 15, 1987 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,512 1,139 May 15, 1987 3

Cast

   Chuck Clarke
Warren Beatty    Lyle Rogers
Charles Grodin    Jim Harrison
Isabelle Adjani    Shirra Assel
Carol Kane    Carol
Alex Hyde-White    CIA Agent
Jack Weston    Marty Freed
Tess Harper    Willa

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/05/15 1 $4,331,817   1,139 $3,803   $4,331,817 3
1987/05/22 4 $3,427,775 -21% 1,105 $3,102   $9,128,156 10
1987/05/29 4 $1,623,167 -53% 1,104 $1,470   $11,250,599 17
1987/06/05 7 $946,216 -42% 1,094 $865   $12,715,192 24

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/05/15 1 $5,700,381   1,139 $5,005   $5,700,381 7
1987/05/22 4 $3,927,051 -31% 1,105 $3,554   $9,627,432 14
1987/05/29 4 $2,141,544 -45% 1,104 $1,940   $11,768,976 21