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Taking Care of Business (1990)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $20,005,435Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
25% - Rotten
Audience
53% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 17th, 1990 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: R
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Source:Original Screenplay
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 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,900 $380,389 Sep 28, 1990 45
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,388 $1,646,095 Sep 7, 1990 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,367 $2,818,102 Aug 31, 1990 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,992 $3,063,303 Aug 24, 1990 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,412 $3,620,054 Aug 17, 1990 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,626 1,074 Aug 17, 1990 3

Cast

Hector Elizondo    Warden Captain Toolman
Charles Grodin    Spencer Barnes
Mako    Mr. Sakamoto
James Belushi    Jimmy Dworski
Gates McFadden    Diane Connors

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Sound Editor    Hector Gika

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/08/17 7 $3,620,054   1,074 $3,371   $3,620,054 3
1990/08/24 8 $3,063,303 -15% 1,145 $2,675   $8,956,701 10
1990/08/31 7 $2,818,102 -8% 1,176 $2,396   $13,153,629 17
1990/09/07 6 $1,646,095 -42% 1,101 $1,495   $15,315,639 24
1990/09/28 20 $380,389   493 $772   $18,438,088 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/08/17 7 $5,893,398   1,074 $5,487   $5,893,398 7
1990/08/24 8 $4,442,129 -25% 1,145 $3,880   $10,335,527 14
1990/08/31 7 $3,334,017 -25% 1,176 $2,835   $13,669,544 21