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Joe Versus the Volcano (1990)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $39,381,963Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
59% - Rotten
Audience
54% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 9th, 1990 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 102 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Warner Bros.
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 425 $413,166 Jun 1, 1990 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 270 $821,125 May 25, 1990 80
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,805 $1,475,377 Apr 6, 1990 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,451 $3,276,303 Mar 30, 1990 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,371 $5,250,004 Mar 23, 1990 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,609 $7,017,237 Mar 16, 1990 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,955 $9,252,232 Mar 9, 1990 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,490 1,802 Mar 9, 1990 3

Cast

   Joe
Jim Hudson    Fred
   DeDe/Angelica/Patricia
Antoni Gatti    Italian Tailor
Lloyd Bridges    Graynamore
Darrell Zwerling    Underware Salesman
Robert Stack    Dr. Ellison
Jim Ryan    Bellman
Abe Vigoda    Chief of the Waponis
Karl Rumburg    Ralph
Dan Hedaya    Mr. Watori
Brian Esteban    Emo
Barry McGovern    Luggage Salesman
Nathan Lane    Baw, The Waponi Advance Man
Ossie Davis    Marshall
Wally Ruiz    Spanish Singer
Amanda Plummer    Dagmar
Guillermo Guzman    Spanish Singer
Jayne Haynes    Nurse
Tommy Franco    Spanish Singer
David Burton    Mike
Tony Salome    Clerk
Jon Pochron    Tony
Courtney Gibbs    Saleswoman
Lala Lala    Waitress
Jennifer Stewart    Statue of Liberty
William Ward    Salesman
Lisa LeBlanc    Hairdresser
Paul Thorpe    God Woo

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Teri Schwartz
Screenwriter    John Patrick Shanley
Executive Producer    Steven Spielberg
Executive Producer    Kathleen Kennedy
Executive Producer    Frank Marshall
Director of Photography    Stephen Goldblatt
Production Designer    Bo Welch
Editor    Richard Halsey
Composer    Georges Delerue
Associate Producer    Roxanne Rogers
Assistant Director    William M. Elvin
Unit Production Manager    Ian Bryce
Art Director    Tom Duffield
Set Decorator    Cheryl Carasik
Costume Designer    Colleen Atwood
Costume Supervisor    Sue Moore
Costume Supervisor    Robert Chase
Sound Mixer    Keith Wester
Re-recording Mixer    Donald O. Mitchell
Re-recording Mixer    Greg P. Russell
Re-recording Mixer    Elliot Tyson
Supervising Sound Editor    William Stevenson
Sound Effects Editor    John Elizalde
Sound Effects Editor    Kirk Schuler
Dialogue Editor    Greg Dillon
Dialogue Editor    Gordon Davidson
Music Editor    Ken Wannberg
Makeup    Leonard Engelman
Makeup    Dan Striepeke
Hairstylist    Barbara Lorenz
Hairstylist    Susan Germaine
Song Writer    John Patrick Shanley
Song Writer    Georges Delerue
Casting    Marion Dougherty
Stunt Coordinator    William Erickson

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/03/09 2 $9,252,232   1,802 $5,134   $9,252,232 3
1990/03/16 2 $7,017,237 -24% 1,799 $3,901   $18,877,919 10
1990/03/23 3 $5,250,004 -25% 1,795 $2,925   $26,185,019 17
1990/03/30 6 $3,276,303 -38% 1,691 $1,937   $30,750,727 24
1990/04/06 10 $1,475,377 -55% 1,085 $1,360   $33,005,598 31
1990/05/25 9 $821,125   746 $1,101   $37,584,951 80
1990/06/01 10 $413,166 -50% 566 $730   $38,169,803 87

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/03/09 2 $11,860,682   1,802 $6,582   $11,860,682 7
1990/03/16 2 $9,074,333 -23% 1,799 $5,044   $20,935,015 14
1990/03/23 3 $6,539,409 -28% 1,795 $3,643   $27,474,424 21
1990/03/30 6 $4,055,797 -38% 1,691 $2,398   $31,530,221 28
1990/05/25 9 $992,811   746 $1,331   $37,756,637 84