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Pacific Heights (1990)

Pacific Heights poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $29,381,956Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
43% - Rotten
46% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 28th, 1990 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 103 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Morgan Creek Productions
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,943 $1,311,279 Oct 26, 1990 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,849 $2,447,445 Oct 19, 1990 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,008 $3,564,648 Oct 12, 1990 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 1,977 $5,619,898 Oct 5, 1990 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,412 $6,912,637 Sep 28, 1990 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,274 1,278 Sep 28, 1990 3


   Patty Palmer
   Drake Goodman
   Carter Hayes
Mako    Toshio Watanabe
Nobu McCarthy    Mira Watanabe
Laurie Metcalf    Stephanie MacDonald
Carl Lumbly    Lou Baker
Dorian Harewood    Dennis Reed
Luca Bercovici    Greg
Tippi Hedren    Florence Peters
Sheila McCarthy    Liz Hamilton
Guy Boyd    Warning Cop
Jerry Hardin    Bennett Fidlow
Dan Hedaya    Loan Officer
James Staley    District Attorney
Miriam Margolyes    Realtor
Luis Oropeza    Revilla
F. William Parker    Judge
Nicholas Pryor    Hotel Manager
Tony Simotes    Desk Clerk
O-Lan Jones    Hotel Maid
Seth Isler    Sergeant
Dabs Greer    Mr. Thayer
Florence Sundstrom    Mrs. Thayer
Noel Evangelisti    Mrs. Smith
Nicolas Rutherford    Child
Tim Pulice    Younger Man
Raymond Hanis    Older Man
Takayo Fischer    Bank Teller
Tom Nolan    Al
Daniel Macdonald    George
J.P. Bumstead    Deputy Sheriff
Hal Landon Jr.    Deputy Sheriff
Hy Anzell    Locksmith
Tracey Walter    Exterminator
William Patterson    Mr. Hill
D.W. Moffett    Bill
Barbara Bush    Amy
John Diaz    Shoeshine Man
Roger Bearde    Arresting Cop
Ed Hodson    Other Cop
Frank DiElsi    Precinct Cop
Michael J. Parker    Man at Police Station
Maggy Myers Davidson    Diamond Lady
Bud Ekins    Thug
Danny Wynands    Thug
David Lloyd Wilson    Television Host
Matthew Flint    Neighbor
Scott Freeman    Neighbor
Alice Barden    Neighbor
Danny Kovacs    Neighbor
Wat Takeshita    Neighbor
Frank Maruoka    Neighbor
Tohoru Masamune    Neighbor
Aida Anderson    Neighbor
Linda Austin    Neighbor

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Daniel Pyne
Producer    Scott Rudin
Producer    William Sackheim
Executive Producer    James G. Robinson
Executive Producer    Joe Roth
Production Designer    Neil Spisak
Editor    Mark Warner
Editor    Steven Ramirez
Composer    Hans Zimmer
Director of Photography    Amir Mokri
Co-Producer    Dennis E. Jones
Co-Executive Producer    Daniel Nicksay
Co-Executive Producer    Gary Barber
Assistant Director    Herbert W. Gains
Production Manager    Dennis E. Jones
Art Director    Gershon Ginsburg
Art Director    Sharon Seymour
Set Decorator    Clay A. Griffith
Set Decorator    Debra Schutt
Visual Effects Supervisor    Jeffrey Townsend
Second Unit Camera    Renato DiGiuseppe
Costume Designer    Ann Roth
Costume Designer    Bridget Kelly
Costume Supervisor    Lahly Poore
Sound Mixer    Edward Tise
Re-recording Mixer    Michael Minkler
Re-recording Mixer    Gregg Landaker
Supervising Sound Editor    Bob Grieve
Sound Editor    Jay Wilkinson
Sound Editor    Rodger Pardee
Sound Editor    Jay Dranch
Sound Editor    Daniel Yale
Sound Editor    David Spence
Sound Editor    Jim Matheny
Sound Editor    Lauren Palmer
Editor    RenĂ©e Tondelli
Sound Editor    John Murray
Sound Editor    Michael Dressel
Music Editor    Laura Perlman
Make up    Valli O'Reilly
Hairstylist    Medusah
Casting Director    Mali Finn
Stunt Coordinator    Bobby Foxworth

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/09/28 1 $6,912,637   1,278 $5,409   $6,912,637 3
1990/10/05 3 $5,619,898 -19% 1,283 $4,380   $14,586,482 10
1990/10/12 6 $3,564,648 -37% 1,291 $2,761   $19,288,997 17
1990/10/19 10 $2,447,445 -31% 1,274 $1,921   $22,744,988 24
1990/10/26 12 $1,311,279 -46% 1,092 $1,201   $24,830,376 31

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/09/28 1 $8,966,584   1,278 $7,016   $8,966,584 7
1990/10/05 3 $6,757,765 -25% 1,283 $5,267   $15,724,349 14
1990/10/12 6 $4,573,194 -32% 1,291 $3,542   $20,297,543 21
1990/10/19 10 $3,221,554 -30% 1,274 $2,529   $23,519,097 28