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Look Who's Talking (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $140,088,813Details
International Box Office $157,011,187Details
Worldwide Box Office $297,100,000
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Synopsis

The story follows a mother searching for a new father for her newborn baby, while the baby in question is talking to the audience, letting the viewer know how he experiences everything, from starting out as sperm, to being born, and commenting on his mother’s misadventures.

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 362 $140,088,813
All Time International Box Office 467 $157,011,187
All Time Worldwide Box Office 404 $297,100,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 65 $140,088,813
All Time International Box Office for Comedy Movies 57 $157,011,187
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 46 $297,100,000

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 13th, 1989 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 Adult situations/language
Running Time: 96 minutes
Franchise: Look Who's Talking
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Keywords: Talking Babies
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: MCEG
Production Countries: Canada,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 39 $711,360 Mar 23, 1990 164
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 83 $699,825 Feb 23, 1990 136
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 60 $2,593,775 Jan 5, 1990 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 43 $3,767,244 Dec 29, 1989 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 199 $1,528,800 Dec 22, 1989 73
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 205 $2,524,622 Dec 8, 1989 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 169 $3,718,495 Dec 1, 1989 52
Fastest to $100m 524 $101,543,913 Dec 1, 1989 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 51 $7,878,228 Nov 24, 1989 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 74 $8,537,321 Nov 17, 1989 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 63 $11,409,873 Nov 10, 1989 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 188 $11,457,810 Nov 3, 1989 24
Biggest Domestic November Weekend 337 $11,457,810 Nov 3, 1989 24
Fastest to $50m 1,030 $59,585,228 Nov 3, 1989 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 432 $11,556,750 Oct 27, 1989 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 639 $14,147,340 Oct 20, 1989 10
Biggest Domestic October Weekend 143 $14,147,340 Oct 20, 1989 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 1,540 $12,107,784 Oct 13, 1989 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,421 1,208 Oct 13, 1989 3

Cast

   James
   Mollie
Olympia Dukakis    Rosie
George Segal    Albert
Abe Vigoda    Grandpa
Bruce Willis    Voice of Mikey
Twink Caplan    Rona
Jason Schaller    Mikey
Jaryd Waterhouse    Mikey
Jacob Haines    Mikey
Christopher Aydon    Mikey
Joy Boushel    Melissa
Don S. Davis    Dr. Fleisher
Louis Heckerling    Lou
Brenda Crichlow    Secretary
Andrea Mann    Salesgirl
Douglas Tuck    Cab Stealer
Alex Bruhanski    Street Worker
B. Casey Grant    Admitting Clerk
Oscar B. Ramos    Hospital Worker
Aurelio Dinunzio    Orderly
Jeff Irvine    Admitting Doctor
Shirley Barclay    Nurse
William B. Davis    Drug Doctor
David Berner    Mr. Impatience
Jerry Wasserman    Mr. Anal
Daliah Novak    Carrie
Zena Darawalla    Lupe
Nicholas Rice    Harry
Neal Israel    Mr. Ross
Blu Mankuma    Director
William Britos    Home Orderly
Deejay Jackson    Burly Orderly
Ida Berner    Lady
Bea Cartmell    Lady
Eleanor Maines    Lady
Mollie Israel    Little Girl
Ryan McIntosh    Little Boy
Gerry Bean    Pilot Friend
Deryl Hayes    Pilot Friend
Enid Saunders    Ester
Nicole Stevens    Silly Baby
Christy Smith    Baby Megan
Sabrina Bailey    Sand Box Baby
Farah Abassi    Chatting Baby
Amber Brownmiller    Blowing Kiss Baby
Ariel Perryman    Nursery Baby
Nigel John Crowe    Nursery Baby
Michael Jospeh Materi    Nursery Baby

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Amy Heckerling
Producer    Jonathan D. Krane
Director of Photography    Thomas Del Ruth
Composer    David Kitay
Co-Producer    Simon R. Lewis
Associate Producer    David Enson
Line Producer    Bob Gray
Assistant Director    Bill Mizel
Second Unit Director    Curtis Petersen
Production Manager    Bob Gray
Art Director    Reuben Freed
Art Director    Graeme Murray
Set Decorator    Barry W. Brolly
Second Unit Photography    Curtis Petersen
Costume Designer    Molly Maginnis
Associate Costume Designer (US)    Abigail Murray
Additional Costume Designer    Susan Molloy
Costume Supervisor    Nicola Ryall
Editor    Debra Chiate
Production Sound Mixer    Ralph Parker
Re-recording Mixer    Jeffrey J. Haboush
Re-recording Mixer    Andy D'Addario
Re-recording Mixer    Mark Rosette
Sound Effects Editor    Steven D. Williams
Sound Effects Editor    Ken Burton
Sound Effects Editor    Stu Chasmar
Sound Effects Editor    Robert Glenn
Sound Effects Editor    Daniel Mandel
Sound Effects Editor    Ted Johnson
Music Editor    Frank McKelvey
Makeup    Todd McIntosh
Hairstylist    Janet Ulmer
Hairstylist (Kirstie Alley)    Roy Sidick
Music Supervisor    Ken Kushnick
Music Supervisor    David Passick
Casting (US)    Jeff Greenberg
Casting (Canada)    Sid Kozak
Stunt Coordinator    Rick Avery

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/10/13 1 $12,107,784   1,208 $10,023   $12,107,784 3
1989/10/20 1 $14,147,340 +17% 1,547 $9,145   $30,128,527 10
1989/10/27 1 $11,556,750 -18% 1,622 $7,125   $45,416,641 17
1989/11/03 1 $11,457,810 -1% 1,638 $6,995   $59,585,228 24
1989/11/10 1 $11,409,873 n/c 1,641 $6,953   $74,303,334 31
1989/11/17 2 $8,537,321 -25% 1,651 $5,171   $85,133,132 38
1989/11/24 4 $7,878,228 -8% 1,651 $4,772   $96,607,137 45
1989/12/01 6 $3,718,495 -53% 1,649 $2,255   $101,543,913 52
1989/12/08 8 $2,524,622 -32% 1,645 $1,535   $104,940,721 59
1989/12/22 10 $1,528,800   1,365 $1,120   $109,568,677 73
1989/12/29 9 $3,767,244 +146% 1,482 $2,542   $115,158,196 80
1990/01/05 9 $2,593,775 -31% 1,445 $1,795   $118,802,709 87
1990/02/23 15 $699,825   651 $1,075   $131,442,096 136
1990/03/23 16 $711,360   624 $1,140   $134,837,533 164

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/10/13 1 $15,981,187   1,208 $13,229   $15,981,187 7
1989/10/20 1 $17,878,704 +12% 1,547 $11,557   $33,859,891 14
1989/10/27 1 $14,267,527 -20% 1,622 $8,796   $48,127,418 21
1989/11/03 1 $14,766,043 +3% 1,638 $9,015   $62,893,461 28
1989/11/10 1 $13,702,350 -7% 1,641 $8,350   $76,595,811 35
1989/11/17 2 $12,133,098 -11% 1,651 $7,349   $88,728,909 42
1989/11/24 5 $9,096,509 -25% 1,651 $5,510   $97,825,418 49
1989/12/01 6 $4,590,681 -50% 1,649 $2,784   $102,416,099 56
1989/12/22 8 $3,351,075   1,365 $2,455   $111,390,952 77
1989/12/29 8 $4,817,982 +44% 1,482 $3,251   $116,208,934 84