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Pretty Woman (1990)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $178,406,268Details
International Box Office $254,239,604
Worldwide Box Office $432,645,872
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
62% - Fresh
Audience
68% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$14,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 23rd, 1990 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: R
(Rated 1/1/1990)
Running Time: 119 minutes
Comparisons: vs. The Nutty Professor
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Keywords: Prostitution, Romance
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Touchstone Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 29th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 17 $1,157,912 Oct 5, 1990 199
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 23 $883,765 Sep 28, 1990 192
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 25 $857,611 Sep 14, 1990 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 21 $979,023 Sep 7, 1990 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 30 $875,296 Aug 31, 1990 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 71 $496,173 Aug 24, 1990 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 61 $706,054 Aug 17, 1990 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 54 $883,234 Aug 10, 1990 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 53 $1,110,950 Aug 3, 1990 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 56 $1,187,818 Jul 27, 1990 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 49 $1,764,144 Jul 20, 1990 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 44 $2,069,183 Jul 13, 1990 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 39 $2,519,631 Jul 6, 1990 108
Fastest Movies to Earn $150 Million at the Domestic Box Office 280 $151,144,349 Jun 29, 1990 105
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 34 $3,107,882 Jun 29, 1990 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 33 $3,371,780 Jun 22, 1990 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 41 $3,327,354 Jun 15, 1990 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 25 $4,480,347 Jun 8, 1990 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 33 $4,755,105 Jun 1, 1990 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 12 $8,189,423 May 25, 1990 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 35 $6,253,391 May 18, 1990 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 29 $7,594,013 May 11, 1990 52
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 510 $100,562,962 May 11, 1990 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 77 $6,810,883 May 4, 1990 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 123 $7,150,551 Apr 27, 1990 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 162 $8,323,687 Apr 20, 1990 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 249 $10,117,891 Apr 13, 1990 24
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,001 $59,293,180 Apr 13, 1990 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 444 $11,270,218 Apr 6, 1990 17
Biggest April Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 201 $11,270,218 Apr 6, 1990 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 756 $12,471,670 Mar 30, 1990 10
Biggest March Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 208 $12,471,670 Mar 30, 1990 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,600 $11,280,591 Mar 23, 1990 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,143 1,325 Mar 23, 1990 3

Cast

   Edward Lewis
   Vivian Ward
Ralph Bellamy    James Morse
Jason Alexander    Philip Stuckey
Laura San Giacomo    Kit De Luca
Alex Hyde-White    David Morse
Amy Yasbeck    Elizabeth Stuckey
Hector Elizondo    Barney, the Hotel Manager
Garry Marshall    Bum Tour Guide
Elinor Donahue    Bridget
Judith Baldwin    Susan
Jason Randal    Magician
Bill Applebaum    Howard
Tracy Bjork    Guest
Gary Greene    Guest
William Gallo    Carlos
Abdul Salaam El Razzac    Happy Man
Hank Azaria    Detective
Larry Hankin    Landlord
Julie Paris    Rachel
Rhonda Hansome    Bermuda
Harvey Keenan    Man in Car
Marty Nadler    Tourist
Lynda Goodfriend    Tourist
Reed Anthony    Cruiser
Frank Campanella    Pops
Jacqueline Woolsey    Artist
Cheri Caspari    Angel
Scott Marshall    Skateboard Kid
Patrick Richwood    Night Elevator Operator
Kathi Marshall    Day Desk Clerk
Laurelle Brooks    Night Desk Clerk
Don Feldstein    Male Desk Clerk
Marvin Braverman    Room Service Waiter
Alex Statler    Night Doorman
Jeff Michalski    Day Doorman
Patrick D. Stuart    Day Bellhop
Lloyd Williams    Bellhop
R. Darrell Hunter    Darryl the Limo Driver
James Patrick Dunne    Lounge Pianist
Valorie Armstrong    Woman in Lobby
Steve Restivo    Italian Businessman
Rodney Kageyama    Japanese Businessman
Douglas Stitzel    American Businessman
Larry Miller    Mr. Hollister
Dey Young    Snobby Saleswoman
Shane Ross    Marie
Carol Williard    Saleswoman
Minda Burr    Saleswoman
Robyn Peterson    Saleswoman
Mariann Aalda    Saleswoman
R.C. Everbeck    Tie Salesman
Michael French    Maitre d'
Allen Kent    Waiter
Stacy Keach    Senator Adams
Lucinda Crosby    Olsen Sister
Nancy Locke    Olsen Sister
Calvin Remsberg    Sod-stomping Announcer
David Lloyd Nelson    Game Announcer
Norman Large    Polite Husband
Tracy Reiner    Woman at Car
Tom Nolan    Vance
John David Carson    Mark
Daniel Bardol    Jake
Karin Calabro    "Violetta"
Bruce Eckstut    "Alfredo"
Amzie Strickland    Matron
Mychael Bates    Usher

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    J.F. Lawton
Producer    Arnon Milchan
Producer    Steven Reuther
Executive Producer    Laura Ziskin
Production Designer    Albert Brenner
Editor    Priscilla Nedd Friendly
Editor    Raja Gosnell
Composer    James Newton Howard
Director of Photography    Charles Minsky
Co-Producer    Gary Goldstein
Associate Producer    Walter Von Huene
Assistant Director    Ellen H. Schwartz
Second Unit Director    Walter Von Huene
Production Manager    Roger Pugliese
Art Director    David M. Haber
Set Decorator    Garrett Lewis
Costume Designer    Marilyn Vance
Costume Supervisor    Dan Lester
Sound Mixer    Jim Webb
Re-recording Mixer    Terry Porter
Re-recording Mixer    Mel Metcalfe
Re-recording Mixer    David J. Hudson
Supervising Sound Editor    Michael Hilkene
Sound Editor    Eric Lindemann
Sound Editor    Jeremy Gordon
Sound Editor    John O. Wilde
Sound Editor    Robert Fitzgerald
Sound Editor    Doug Jackson
Sound Editor    Gary Krivacek
Music Editor    Ellen Segal
Song Writer    Anthony Kiedis
Song Writer    Flea
Song Writer    Chad Smith
Song Writer    John Frusciante
Casting Director    Dianne Crittenden
Casting Director    Dori Zuckerman
Stunt Coordinator    Rick Avery

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/03/23 1 $11,280,591   1,325 $8,514   $11,280,591 3
1990/03/30 2 $12,471,670 +11% 1,538 $8,109   $28,337,395 10
1990/04/06 2 $11,270,218 -10% 1,707 $6,602   $44,297,551 17
1990/04/13 2 $10,117,891 -10% 1,707 $5,927   $59,293,180 24
1990/04/20 2 $8,323,687 -18% 1,707 $4,876   $71,725,472 31
1990/04/27 1 $7,150,551 -14% 1,710 $4,182   $81,325,487 38
1990/05/04 1 $6,810,883 -5% 1,726 $3,946   $90,643,957 45
1990/05/11 1 $7,594,013 +11% 1,794 $4,233   $100,562,962 52
1990/05/18 3 $6,253,391 -18% 1,811 $3,453   $109,624,898 59
1990/05/25 3 $8,189,423 +31% 1,803 $4,542   $120,230,612 66
1990/06/01 4 $4,755,105 -42% 1,791 $2,655   $126,741,424 73
1990/06/08 5 $4,480,347 -6% 1,777 $2,521   $133,324,214 80
1990/06/15 6 $3,327,354 -26% 1,602 $2,077   $138,778,393 87
1990/06/22 8 $3,371,780 +1% 1,484 $2,272   $144,225,547 94
1990/06/29 9 $3,107,882 -8% 1,305 $2,382   $149,063,728 101
1990/07/06 10 $2,519,631 -19% 1,157 $2,178   $153,663,980 108
1990/07/13 11 $2,069,183 -18% 1,085 $1,907   $157,207,215 115
1990/07/20 11 $1,764,144 -15% 1,036 $1,703   $160,086,203 122
1990/07/27 11 $1,187,818 -33% 903 $1,315   $162,320,365 129
1990/08/03 13 $1,110,950 -6% 892 $1,245   $164,142,466 136
1990/08/10 16 $883,234 -20% 729 $1,212   $165,766,684 143
1990/08/17 19 $706,054 -20% 571 $1,237   $167,045,267 150
1990/08/24 11 $496,173 -30% 402 $1,234   $168,020,393 157
1990/08/31 11 $875,296 +76% 583 $1,501   $169,154,009 164
1990/09/07 11 $979,023 +12% 872 $1,123   $170,326,845 171
1990/09/14 11 $857,611 -12% 782 $1,097   $171,575,541 178
1990/09/28 11 $883,765   851 $1,039   $173,530,841 192
1990/10/05 11 $1,157,912 +31% 868 $1,334   $175,119,672 199

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/03/23 1 $15,865,725   1,325 $11,974   $15,865,725 7
1990/03/30 2 $17,161,608 +8% 1,538 $11,158   $33,027,333 14
1990/04/06 2 $16,147,956 -6% 1,707 $9,460   $49,175,289 21
1990/04/13 2 $14,226,496 -12% 1,707 $8,334   $63,401,785 28
1990/04/20 2 $10,773,151 -24% 1,707 $6,311   $74,174,936 35
1990/04/27 1 $9,658,138 -10% 1,710 $5,648   $83,833,074 42
1990/05/04 1 $9,135,875 -5% 1,726 $5,293   $92,968,949 49
1990/05/11 1 $10,402,558 +14% 1,794 $5,799   $103,371,507 56
1990/05/18 3 $8,669,682 -17% 1,811 $4,787   $112,041,189 63
1990/05/25 3 $9,945,130 +15% 1,803 $5,516   $121,986,319 70
1990/06/01 4 $6,857,548 -31% 1,791 $3,829   $128,843,867 77
1990/06/08 5 $6,607,172 -4% 1,777 $3,718   $135,451,039 84
1990/06/15 6 $5,402,728 -18% 1,602 $3,372   $140,853,767 91
1990/06/22 8 $5,102,079 -6% 1,484 $3,438   $145,955,846 98
1990/06/29 8 $5,188,503 +2% 1,305 $3,976   $151,144,349 105
1990/07/06 7 $3,993,683 -23% 1,157 $3,452   $155,138,032 112
1990/07/13 9 $3,184,027 -20% 1,085 $2,935   $158,322,059 119
1990/07/20 8 $2,810,488 -12% 1,036 $2,713   $161,132,547 126
1990/07/27 10 $1,898,969 -32% 903 $2,103   $163,031,516 133
1990/08/03 13 $1,851,934 -2% 892 $2,076   $164,883,450 140
1990/08/10 15 $1,455,763 -21% 729 $1,997   $166,339,213 147
1990/08/17 8 $1,185,007 -19% 571 $2,075   $167,524,220 154
1990/08/24 10 $754,493 -36% 402 $1,877   $168,278,713 161
1990/08/31 10 $1,069,109 +42% 583 $1,834   $169,347,822 168
1990/09/07 7 $1,370,108 +28% 872 $1,571   $170,717,930 175
1990/09/28 11 $1,314,684   851 $1,545   $173,961,760 196