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A Shock to the System (1990)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,417,056Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office 6,314 $3,417,056
All Time Worldwide Box Office 8,066 $3,417,056
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,570 $3,417,056
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,894 $3,417,056
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 2,006 $3,417,056
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 2,372 $3,417,056

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 23rd, 1990 (Wide) by Corsair
MPAA Rating: R for some sexual content, nudity, language and a violent image
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 4,610 $1,002,158 Mar 23, 1990 3
Never Wide Domestic 887 $3,417,056 Mar 23, 1990 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 4,300 $3,417,056 Mar 23, 1990 0


Will Patton    Lieutenant Laker
Samuel L. Jackson    Ulysses
Swoosie Kurtz    Leslie Marshall
   Graham Marshall
Elizabeth McGovern    Stella Anderson
Mike Starr    Bum #3

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/03/23 11 $1,002,158   345 $2,905   $1,002,158 3

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Weekly Box Office Performance

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records