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Red Heat (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $34,994,648Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 17th, 1988 (Wide) by Sony/TriStar
MPAA Rating: R
Comparisons: vs. Commando
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Keywords: Buddy Cop
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,702 $4,310,744 Jul 1, 1988 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 1,848 $6,117,034 Jun 24, 1988 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,152 $8,133,822 Jun 17, 1988 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,407 1,885 Jun 17, 1988 3


   Capt. Ivan Danko
Laurence Fishburne    Lt. Charlie Stobbs CPD
Brion James    Streak
James Belushi    Det. Sgt. Art Ridzik
Gina Gershon    Cat Manzetti, Viktor's Wife
Peter Boyle    Cmdr. Lou Donnelly
Pruitt Taylor Vince    Night clerk
Sven-Ole Thorsen    Nikolai
Ed O'Ross    Viktor Rostavili (Rosta)
Kurt Fuller    Detective
Jenifer Lewis    Judge Jenifer Lewis

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    James Horner
Sound Editor    Victoria Sampson

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/06/17 1 $8,133,822   1,885 $4,315   $8,133,822 3
1988/06/24 4 $6,117,034 -25% 1,892 $3,233   $18,061,175 10
1988/07/01 7 $4,310,744 -30% 1,859 $2,319   $24,598,919 17

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/06/17 1 $11,944,141   1,885 $6,336   $11,944,141 7
1988/06/24 4 $8,344,034 -30% 1,892 $4,410   $20,288,175 14