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Last Action Hero (1993)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $50,016,394Details
International Box Office $87,282,095Details
Worldwide Box Office $137,298,489
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office 1,587 $50,016,394
All Time International Box Office 896 $87,282,095
All Time Worldwide Box Office 1,049 $137,298,489

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$85,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 18th, 1993 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: September 1st, 1998 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for strong action sequences.
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Keywords: Gratuitous Cameos
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,084 $6,406,828 Jul 2, 1993 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 1,364 $8,072,776 Jun 25, 1993 10
Biggest Domestic June Weekend 281 $15,338,241 Jun 18, 1993 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 1,167 $15,338,241 Jun 18, 1993 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,862 2,306 Jun 18, 1993 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 648 $50,016,394 Jun 18, 1993 0


   Jack Slater/Himself
F. Murray Abraham    John Practice
Ian McKellen    Death
Jean-Claude Van Damme    Cameo (uncredited)
Danny De Vito    Whiskers (voice) (un-credited)
Tom Noonan    Ripper/Himself
Charles Dance    Benedict
Art Carney    Frank
Tina Turner    The Mayor
Sven-Ole Thorsen    Gunman
Robert Prosky    Nick
Mercedes Ruehl    Irene Madigan
James Belushi    Cameo
Frank McRae    Lt. Dekker
Anthony Quinn    Tony Vivaldi
Colleen Camp    Ratcliff
Sharon Stone    Cameo Appearance Catherine Tramell
Chevy Chase    Cameo Appearance
Robert Patrick    Cameo Appearance (T-1000)
Damon Wayans    Cameo Appearance
Joan Plowright    Teacher
Noah Emmerich    Rookie
Bridgette Wilson    Whitney/Meredith

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Michael Kamen
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins
Cinematographer    Dean Semler

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/06/18 2 $15,338,241   2,306 $6,651   $15,338,241 3
1993/06/25 4 $8,072,776 -47% 2,306 $3,501   $30,005,381 10
1993/07/02 7 $6,406,828 -21% 2,306 $2,778   $40,057,323 17

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/06/18 2 $21,932,605   2,306 $9,511   $21,932,605 7
1993/06/25 4 $11,717,890 -47% 2,306 $5,081   $33,650,495 14

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records