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Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $144,731,527Details
International Box Office $174,968,473
Worldwide Box Office $319,700,000
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$35,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 15th, 1992 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R for violence and language
Running Time: 118 minutes
Franchise: Lethal Weapon
Comparisons: vs. Lethal Weapon 4
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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 15th Weekend 128 $1,090,969 Aug 21, 1992 101
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 345 $2,448,146 Jul 3, 1992 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 353 $3,265,014 Jun 26, 1992 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 304 $4,704,475 Jun 19, 1992 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 327 $6,332,667 Jun 12, 1992 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 328 $9,035,802 Jun 5, 1992 24
Fastest to $100m 372 $104,319,853 Jun 5, 1992 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 229 $15,420,806 May 29, 1992 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 189 $27,567,462 May 22, 1992 10
Fastest to $50m 507 $70,509,728 May 22, 1992 10
Biggest Domestic May Weekend 108 $33,243,086 May 15, 1992 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 403 $33,243,086 May 15, 1992 3
Biggest Domestic Weekend 558 $33,243,086 May 15, 1992 3
Widest Opening Weekend 580 3,200 May 15, 1992 3

Cast

   Martin Riggs
Miguel A. Núñez, Jr.    Squad Member #4
Nick Chinlund    Hatchet
Steve Kahan    Captain Ed Murphy
Ebonie Smith    Carrie Murtaugh
Damon Hines    Nick Murtaugh
Traci Wolfe    Rianne Murtaugh
Darlene Love    Trish Murtaugh
Stuart Wilson    Jack Travis
Mark Pellegrino    Billy Phelps
Sven-Ole Thorsen    Henchman #2
   Det. Sgt. Roger Murtaugh
Joe Pesci    Leo Getz
Rene Russo    Lorna Cole
Lauren Shuler Donner    Nurse

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Michael Kamen

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/05/15 1 $33,243,086   3,200 $10,388   $33,243,086 3
1992/05/22 1 $27,567,462 -17% 2,510 $10,983   $70,509,728 10
1992/05/29 1 $15,420,806 -44% 2,510 $6,144   $90,678,585 17
1992/06/05 3 $9,035,802 -41% 2,568 $3,519   $104,319,853 24
1992/06/12 4 $6,332,667 -30% 2,482 $2,551   $114,169,372 31
1992/06/19 5 $4,704,475 -26% 2,205 $2,134   $121,914,541 38
1992/06/26 6 $3,265,014 -31% 1,971 $1,657   $127,328,174 45
1992/07/03 9 $2,448,146 -25% 1,704 $1,437   $131,473,034 52
1992/08/21 14 $1,090,969   878 $1,243   $139,799,547 101

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/05/15 1 $42,942,266   3,200 $13,419   $42,942,266 7
1992/05/22 1 $32,315,513 -25% 2,510 $12,875   $75,257,779 14
1992/05/29 1 $20,026,272 -38% 2,510 $7,979   $95,284,051 21
1992/06/05 3 $12,552,654 -37% 2,568 $4,888   $107,836,705 28
1992/06/12 4 $9,373,361 -25% 2,482 $3,777   $117,210,066 35
1992/06/19 5 $6,853,094 -27% 2,205 $3,108   $124,063,160 42
1992/06/26 7 $4,961,728 -28% 1,971 $2,517   $129,024,888 49