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Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $147,253,986Details
International Box Office $80,046,014Details
Worldwide Box Office $227,300,000
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 7th, 1989 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 114 minutes
Franchise: Lethal Weapon
Comparisons: vs. Edward Scissorhands
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Keywords: Buddy Cop
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 71 $4,659,654 Sep 1, 1989 59
Fastest to $100m 444 $102,164,563 Aug 4, 1989 31
Fastest to $50m 695 $58,580,623 Jul 14, 1989 14

Cast

   Martin Riggs
   Roger Murtaugh
Joe Pesci    Leo Gatz
Darlene Love    Trish Murtaugh
Traci Wolfe    Rianne Murtaugh
Damon Hines    Nick Murtaugh
Ebonie Smith    Carrie Murtaugh
Steve Kahan    Captain Ed Murphy
Jack McGee    Mickey McGee, the Carpenter
Mary Ellen Trainor    Dr. Stephanie Woods

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Michael Kamen

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/07/07 1 $20,388,800   1,803 $11,308   $20,388,800 3
1989/07/14 1 $17,188,126 -16% 1,830 $9,392   $49,212,120 10
1989/07/21 1 $13,022,249 -24% 1,830 $7,116   $71,602,872 17
1989/07/28 2 $10,401,958 -20% 1,830 $5,684   $88,845,480 24
1989/08/04 3 $8,040,033 -23% 1,830 $4,393   $102,164,563 31
1989/08/11 6 $6,071,683 -24% 1,830 $3,318   $112,102,140 38
1989/08/18 6 $4,516,257 -26% 1,584 $2,851   $119,574,346 45
1989/08/25 5 $3,335,582 -26% 1,560 $2,138   $125,055,875 52
1989/09/01 5 $4,659,654 +40% 1,613 $2,889   $131,302,932 59
1989/09/08 6 $2,597,052 -44% 1,538 $1,689   $134,775,306 66
1989/09/15 6 $2,206,481 -15% 1,393 $1,584   $137,872,405 73
1989/09/22 7 $1,608,068 -27% 1,356 $1,186   $140,144,384 80
1989/09/29 10 $1,227,039 -24% 1,131 $1,085   $141,872,763 87

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/07/07 1 $32,023,994   1,803 $17,762   $32,023,994 7
1989/07/14 1 $26,556,629 -17% 1,830 $14,512   $58,580,623 14
1989/07/21 1 $19,862,899 -25% 1,830 $10,854   $78,443,522 21
1989/07/28 2 $15,681,008 -21% 1,830 $8,569   $94,124,530 28
1989/08/04 3 $11,905,927 -24% 1,830 $6,506   $106,030,457 35
1989/08/11 6 $9,027,632 -24% 1,830 $4,933   $115,058,089 42
1989/08/18 6 $6,662,204 -26% 1,584 $4,206   $121,720,293 49
1989/08/25 5 $4,922,985 -26% 1,560 $3,156   $126,643,278 56
1989/09/01 5 $5,534,976 +12% 1,613 $3,431   $132,178,254 63
1989/09/08 6 $3,487,670 -37% 1,538 $2,268   $135,665,924 70
1989/09/15 6 $2,870,392 -18% 1,393 $2,061   $138,536,316 77
1989/09/22 6 $2,109,408 -27% 1,356 $1,556   $140,645,724 84