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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $135,265,915Details
International Box Office $66,734,085
Worldwide Box Office $202,000,000
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
40% - Rotten
Audience
81% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$13,500,000
Domestic Releases: March 30th, 1990 (Wide) by New Line
Video Release: September 5th, 1991 by Artisan Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 93 minutes
Franchise: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
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Keywords: Mutants, Live Action Cartoon, Independent/Other Comics
Source:Based on TV
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 264 $857,317 Jun 15, 1990 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 181 $1,592,152 Jun 8, 1990 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 193 $1,953,695 Jun 1, 1990 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 156 $2,986,188 May 25, 1990 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 212 $3,284,334 May 18, 1990 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 290 $3,672,384 May 11, 1990 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 233 $5,320,211 May 4, 1990 38
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 458 $104,768,039 May 4, 1990 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 269 $6,914,351 Apr 27, 1990 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 276 $9,797,376 Apr 20, 1990 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 272 $14,064,921 Apr 13, 1990 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 383 $18,813,741 Apr 6, 1990 10
Biggest April Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 82 $18,813,741 Apr 6, 1990 10
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 559 $50,976,486 Apr 6, 1990 10
Biggest March Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 64 $25,398,367 Mar 30, 1990 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 582 $25,398,367 Mar 30, 1990 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 885 $25,398,367 Mar 30, 1990 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,220 2,006 Mar 30, 1990 3

Cast

Elias Koteas    Casey Jones
Sam Rockwell    Head Thug
Corey Feldman    Donatello
Skeet Ulrich    Thug
Joe D'Onofrio    Movie Hoodlum #1
   Leonardo

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/03/30 1 $25,398,367   2,006 $12,661   $25,398,367 3
1990/04/06 1 $18,813,741 -26% 2,226 $8,452   $50,976,486 10
1990/04/13 1 $14,064,921 -25% 2,337 $6,018   $72,901,666 17
1990/04/20 1 $9,797,376 -30% 2,377 $4,122   $89,059,553 24
1990/04/27 2 $6,914,351 -29% 2,377 $2,909   $98,030,628 31
1990/05/04 2 $5,320,211 -23% 2,330 $2,283   $104,768,039 38
1990/05/11 2 $3,672,384 -31% 2,267 $1,620   $109,585,273 45
1990/05/18 4 $3,284,334 -11% 2,026 $1,621   $114,032,497 52
1990/05/25 6 $2,986,188 -9% 1,970 $1,516   $118,050,765 59
1990/06/01 7 $1,953,695 -35% 1,777 $1,099   $121,026,660 66
1990/06/08 7 $1,592,152 -19% 1,588 $1,003   $123,245,613 73
1990/06/15 10 $857,317 -46% 1,165 $736   $124,635,290 80

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/03/30 1 $32,162,745   2,006 $16,033   $32,162,745 7
1990/04/06 1 $26,674,000 -17% 2,226 $11,983   $58,836,745 14
1990/04/13 1 $20,425,432 -23% 2,337 $8,740   $79,262,177 21
1990/04/20 1 $11,854,100 -42% 2,377 $4,987   $91,116,277 28
1990/04/27 2 $8,331,551 -30% 2,377 $3,505   $99,447,828 35
1990/05/04 2 $6,465,061 -22% 2,330 $2,775   $105,912,889 42
1990/05/11 2 $4,835,274 -25% 2,267 $2,133   $110,748,163 49
1990/05/18 4 $4,316,414 -11% 2,026 $2,131   $115,064,577 56
1990/05/25 6 $4,008,388 -7% 1,970 $2,035   $119,072,965 63
1990/06/01 7 $2,580,496 -36% 1,777 $1,452   $121,653,461 70
1990/06/08 7 $2,124,512 -18% 1,588 $1,338   $123,777,973 77

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/3/20141226,307 26,307$104,965$104,9651,196
8/10/20141237,301 63,608$148,831$253,7961,197
8/17/20141649,248 112,856$196,500$450,2951,198
8/24/20142415,547 128,403$64,209$514,5051,199
8/31/20141824,498 137,354$0$450,2951,200
9/7/20141726,230 163,584$0$450,2951,201
9/14/20142611,048 190,179$46,844$772,3051,202
9/21/2014249,334 199,513$38,083$810,3871,203
9/28/20141917,006 216,519$68,194$878,5821,204
10/12/20142916,031 234,187$63,964$949,0771,206

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/10/2014204,319 7,859$30,014$54,6191,197