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Postcards from the Edge (1990)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $37,963,281Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
90% - Fresh
Audience
66% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 12th, 1990 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: R
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Keywords: Biography
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
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 1,386 $2,199,708 Oct 12, 1990 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,448 $3,281,654 Oct 5, 1990 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,769 $4,101,237 Sep 28, 1990 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,775 $6,325,009 Sep 21, 1990 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,194 $7,871,856 Sep 14, 1990 5
Widest Opening Weekend 3,730 1,013 Sep 14, 1990 5

Cast

   Suzanne Vale
Richard Dreyfuss    Doctor Frankenthal
Gene Hackman    Lowell Korshack, Director
Dennis Quaid    Jack Faulkner
Oliver Platt    Neil Bleene
Shirley MacLaine    Doris Mann
Annette Bening    Evelyn Ames
Anthony Heald    George Lazan
Ted Raimi   
Rob Reiner    Joe Pierce
Simon Callow    Simon Asquith
Dana Ivey    Wardrobe Mistress
Michael Ontkean    Robert Munch
CCH Pounder    Julie Marsden

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/09/14 1 $7,871,856   1,013 $7,771   $7,982,632 5
1990/09/21 2 $6,325,009 -20% 1,322 $4,784   $17,180,707 12
1990/09/28 4 $4,101,237 -35% 1,323 $3,100   $24,559,283 19
1990/10/05 6 $3,281,654 -20% 1,321 $2,484   $27,840,937 26
1990/10/12 8 $2,199,708 -33% 1,314 $1,674   $30,807,958 33

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/09/14 1 $10,744,922   1,013 $10,607   $10,855,698 9
1990/09/21 2 $9,602,348 -11% 1,322 $7,264   $20,458,046 16
1990/09/28 4 $4,101,237 -57% 1,323 $3,100   $24,559,283 23
1990/10/05 6 $4,048,967 -1% 1,321 $3,065   $28,608,250 30