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Lock Up (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $21,717,616Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
17% - Rotten
Audience
49% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 4th, 1989 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: October 27th, 2010 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R
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Keywords: Prison, Cruel Wardens or Prison Guards, Escape, Revenge
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,245 $983,938 Sep 1, 1989 31
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,837 $3,342,360 Aug 11, 1989 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,625 $6,025,520 Aug 4, 1989 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,099 1,382 Aug 4, 1989 3

Cast

   Frank Leone
Danny Trejo    Chink's Gang
Donald Sutherland    Warden Drumgoole
Tom Sizemore    Dallas
Frank McRae    Eclipse
John Amos    Captain Meissner

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/08/04 6 $6,025,520   1,382 $4,360   $6,025,520 3
1989/08/11 8 $3,342,360 -45% 1,384 $2,415   $11,983,564 10
1989/09/01 17 $983,938   647 $1,521   $18,586,222 31

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/08/04 6 $8,641,204   1,382 $6,253   $8,641,204 7