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Major League (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $49,793,054Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 1,603 $49,793,054
All Time Worldwide Box Office 2,441 $49,793,054
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 398 $49,793,054
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 556 $49,793,054
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 478 $49,793,054
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 772 $49,793,054

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$11,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 7th, 1989 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R
Franchise: Major League
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Keywords: Baseball
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
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 585 $963,636 Jun 2, 1989 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 608 $1,436,066 May 26, 1989 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 715 $1,802,253 May 19, 1989 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 889 $2,310,940 May 12, 1989 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 863 $3,593,058 May 5, 1989 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,166 $4,125,768 Apr 28, 1989 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,390 $5,231,854 Apr 21, 1989 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 1,604 $7,070,809 Apr 14, 1989 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,043 $8,836,265 Apr 7, 1989 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,880 1,541 Apr 7, 1989 3

Cast

Tom Berenger    Jake Taylor
Wesley Snipes    Willie Mays Hayes
Rene Russo    Lynn Wells
   Rick 'Wild Thing' Vaughn
Dennis Haysbert    Pedro Cerrano
Neil Flynn    Longshoreman
Corbin Bernsen    Roger Dorn
James Gammon    Lou Brown

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    James Newton Howard

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/04/07 1 $8,836,265   1,541 $5,734   $8,836,265 3
1989/04/14 1 $7,070,809 -20% 1,615 $4,378   $18,456,883 10
1989/04/21 2 $5,231,854 -26% 1,615 $3,240   $25,743,833 17
1989/04/28 3 $4,125,768 -21% 1,615 $2,555   $31,246,706 24
1989/05/05 4 $3,593,058 -13% 1,557 $2,308   $35,968,457 31
1989/05/12 5 $2,310,940 -36% 1,557 $1,484   $39,248,651 38
1989/05/19 6 $1,802,253 -22% 1,443 $1,249   $41,807,304 45
1989/05/26 8 $1,436,066 -20% 1,175 $1,222   $43,768,999 52
1989/06/02 10 $963,636 -33% 906 $1,064   $45,042,551 59

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/04/07 1 $11,386,074   1,541 $7,389   $11,386,074 7
1989/04/14 1 $9,125,905 -20% 1,615 $5,651   $20,511,979 14
1989/04/21 2 $6,608,959 -28% 1,615 $4,092   $27,120,938 21
1989/04/28 3 $5,254,461 -20% 1,615 $3,254   $32,375,399 28
1989/05/05 4 $4,562,312 -13% 1,557 $2,930   $36,937,711 35
1989/05/12 5 $3,067,340 -33% 1,557 $1,970   $40,005,051 42
1989/05/19 6 $2,327,882 -24% 1,443 $1,613   $42,332,933 49
1989/05/26 8 $1,745,982 -25% 1,175 $1,486   $44,078,915 56