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Tequila Sunrise (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $39,703,427Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
42% - Rotten
Audience
40% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 2nd, 1988 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R
Comparisons: vs. Basic Instinct
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Keywords: Film Noir
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 591 $951,776 Jan 27, 1989 59
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 644 $3,003,110 Jan 6, 1989 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 603 $4,554,849 Dec 30, 1988 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,506 $3,158,466 Dec 23, 1988 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,294 $3,008,168 Dec 16, 1988 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,580 $4,003,923 Dec 9, 1988 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,537 $6,350,974 Dec 2, 1988 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,589 1,115 Dec 2, 1988 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 905 $39,703,427 Dec 2, 1988 0

Cast

   Jo Ann Vallenari
   Dale McKussic
   Detective Lt. Nick Frescia, Head of Narco Div. L.A. County Sheriff
J.T. Walsh    Agent Hal Maguire, DEA
Raul Julia    Comadante Xavier Escalante
Arye Gross    Andy Leonard
Arliss Howard    Gregg Lindroff

Production and Technical Credits

Sound Editor    Victoria Sampson

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/12/02 3 $6,350,974   1,115 $5,696   $6,350,974 3
1988/12/09 4 $4,003,923 -37% 1,115 $3,591   $12,457,728 10
1988/12/16 6 $3,008,168 -25% 1,394 $2,158   $16,807,557 17
1988/12/23 9 $3,158,466 +5% 1,411 $2,238   $21,519,062 24
1988/12/30 7 $4,554,849 +44% 1,411 $3,228   $28,541,914 31
1989/01/06 7 $3,003,110 -34% 1,392 $2,157   $32,681,732 38
1989/01/27 13 $951,776   958 $994   $38,022,210 59

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/12/02 3 $8,453,805   1,115 $7,582   $8,453,805 7
1988/12/09 4 $5,345,584 -37% 1,115 $4,794   $13,799,389 14
1988/12/16 6 $4,561,207 -15% 1,394 $3,272   $18,360,596 21
1988/12/23 8 $5,626,469 +23% 1,411 $3,988   $23,987,065 28
1988/12/30 7 $5,691,557 +1% 1,411 $4,034   $29,678,622 35