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True Lies (1994)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $146,282,411Details
International Box Office $219,017,589
Worldwide Box Office $365,300,000
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
72% - Fresh
Audience
76% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$100,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 15th, 1994 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: R for a lot of action/violence and some language
Running Time: 141 minutes
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Keywords: Secret Agent, Terrorism, Visual Effects
Source:Remake
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Lightstorm Entertainment
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 287 $25,914 Dec 30, 1994 171
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 355 $36,140 Dec 16, 1994 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 353 $53,079 Dec 9, 1994 150
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 241 $245,395 Nov 18, 1994 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 201 $387,456 Nov 11, 1994 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 177 $507,923 Nov 4, 1994 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 199 $542,610 Oct 28, 1994 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 242 $561,866 Oct 21, 1994 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 277 $544,392 Oct 14, 1994 94
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 240 $975,803 Sep 30, 1994 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 201 $1,465,254 Sep 23, 1994 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 254 $1,555,809 Sep 16, 1994 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 260 $2,153,995 Sep 9, 1994 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 129 $4,130,340 Sep 2, 1994 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 326 $3,425,095 Aug 26, 1994 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 245 $5,218,303 Aug 19, 1994 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 262 $7,009,382 Aug 12, 1994 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 308 $9,189,733 Aug 5, 1994 24
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 373 $100,824,836 Aug 5, 1994 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 300 $13,741,443 Jul 29, 1994 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 330 $20,696,264 Jul 22, 1994 10
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 507 $61,531,149 Jul 22, 1994 10
Biggest July Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 127 $25,869,770 Jul 15, 1994 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 568 $25,869,770 Jul 15, 1994 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 858 $25,869,770 Jul 15, 1994 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,755 2,369 Jul 15, 1994 3

Cast

   Harry Tasker
Jamie Lee Curtis    Helen Tasker
Tom Arnold    Gib
Bill Paxton    Simon
Tia Carrere    Juno Skinner
Art Malik    Aziz
Eliza Dushku    Dana
Grant Heslov    Faisil
Charlton Heston    Spencer Trilby

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    James Cameron
Screenwriter    Claude Zidi
Screenwriter    Simon Michael
Screenwriter    Didier Kamika
Producer    James Cameron
Producer    Stephanie Austin
Executive Producer    Rae Sanchini
Executive Producer    Robert Shriver
Executive Producer    Lawrence Kasanoff
Cinematographer    Russell Carpenter
Editor    Mark Goldblatt
Editor    Conrad Buff
Editor    Richard A. Harris
Composer    Brad Fiedel
Production Designer    Peter Lamont
Art Director    Robert Laing
Art Director    Michael Novotny
Set Designer    Joseph Hodges
Set Decorator    Cindy Carr
Costume Designer    Marlene Stewart
Sound Mixer    Lee Orloff
Unit Production Manager    Scott Thaler
Unit Production Manager    Patricia Whitcher
Visual Effects Supervisor    John Bruno
Special Effects Coordinator    Thomas L. Fisher
Special Effects Coordinator    Joel Kramer
Associate Producer    Pamela Easley Harris
1st Assistant Director    J. Michael Haynie
1st Assistant Director    Aldric La'auli Porter
Casting Director    Mali Finn

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/07/15 1 $25,869,770   2,369 $10,920   $25,869,770 3
1994/07/22 2 $20,696,264 -20% 2,561 $8,081   $61,531,149 10
1994/07/29 3 $13,741,443 -34% 2,510 $5,475   $85,168,601 17
1994/08/05 5 $9,189,733 -33% 2,340 $3,927   $100,824,836 24
1994/08/12 5 $7,009,382 -24% 2,156 $3,251   $112,253,140 31
1994/08/19 5 $5,218,303 -26% 1,860 $2,806   $120,952,040 38
1994/08/26 7 $3,425,095 -34% 1,530 $2,239   $126,696,780 45
1994/09/02 6 $4,130,340 +21% 1,691 $2,443   $132,204,043 52
1994/09/09 8 $2,153,995 -48% 1,547 $1,392   $135,124,659 59
1994/09/16 10 $1,555,809 -28% 1,309 $1,189   $137,398,094 66
1994/09/23 9 $1,465,254 -6% 1,251 $1,171   $139,358,691 73
1994/09/30 11 $975,803 -33% 1,000 $976   $140,779,782 80
1994/10/14 13 $544,392   588 $926   $142,459,676 94
1994/10/21 13 $561,866 +3% 566 $993   $143,219,650 101
1994/10/28 18 $542,610 -3% 595 $912   $143,974,511 108
1994/11/04 22 $507,923 -6% 491 $1,034   $144,710,724 115
1994/11/11 23 $387,456 -24% 389 $996   $145,297,068 122
1994/11/18 25 $245,395 -37% 311 $789   $145,658,895 129
1994/12/09 38 $53,079   121 $439   $146,136,848 150
1994/12/16 45 $36,140 -32% 84 $430   $146,194,648 157
1994/12/30 59 $25,914   24 $1,080   $146,273,950 171

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/07/15 1 $40,834,885   2,369 $17,237   $40,834,885 7
1994/07/22 2 $30,592,273 -25% 2,561 $11,945   $71,427,158 14
1994/07/29 3 $20,207,945 -34% 2,510 $8,051   $91,635,103 21
1994/08/05 5 $13,608,655 -33% 2,340 $5,816   $105,243,758 28
1994/08/12 5 $10,489,979 -23% 2,156 $4,865   $115,733,737 35
1994/08/19 5 $7,537,948 -28% 1,860 $4,053   $123,271,685 42
1994/08/26 7 $4,802,018 -36% 1,530 $3,139   $128,073,703 49
1994/09/02 6 $4,896,961 +2% 1,691 $2,896   $132,970,664 56
1994/09/09 8 $2,871,621 -41% 1,547 $1,856   $135,842,285 63
1994/09/16 8 $2,051,152 -29% 1,309 $1,567   $137,893,437 70
1994/09/23 8 $1,910,542 -7% 1,251 $1,527   $139,803,979 77
1994/10/14 11 $742,500   588 $1,263   $142,657,784 98
1994/10/21 12 $774,117 +4% 566 $1,368   $143,431,901 105
1994/10/28 18 $770,900 n/c 595 $1,296   $144,202,801 112
1994/11/04 19 $706,811 -8% 491 $1,440   $144,909,612 119
1994/11/11 18 $503,888 -29% 389 $1,295   $145,413,500 126
1994/12/09 37 $74,739   121 $618   $146,158,508 154