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True Lies (1994)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $146,282,411Details
International Box Office $219,017,589Details
Worldwide Box Office $365,300,000
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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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 172 $9,009,810 Sep 2, 1994 52
Fastest to $100m 396 $100,824,836 Aug 5, 1994 24
Fastest to $50m 539 $61,531,149 Jul 22, 1994 10
Top Remake Weekend Domestic 50 $25,869,770 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

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

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

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1994/07/15 1 $40,834,885   2,369 $17,237   $40,834,885 1
1994/07/22 2 $30,592,273 -25% 2,561 $11,945   $71,427,158 2
1994/07/29 3 $20,207,945 -34% 2,510 $8,051   $91,635,103 3
1994/08/05 5 $13,608,655 -33% 2,340 $5,816   $105,243,758 4
1994/08/12 5 $10,489,979 -23% 2,156 $4,865   $115,733,737 5
1994/08/19 5 $7,537,948 -28% 1,860 $4,053   $123,271,685 6
1994/08/26 7 $4,802,018 -36% 1,530 $3,139   $128,073,703 7
1994/09/02 6 $4,896,961 +2% 1,691 $2,896   $132,970,664 8
1994/09/09 8 $2,871,621 -41% 1,547 $1,856   $135,842,285 9
1994/09/16 8 $2,051,152 -29% 1,309 $1,567   $137,893,437 10
1994/09/23 8 $1,910,542 -7% 1,251 $1,527   $139,803,979 11
1994/10/14 11 $742,500   588 $1,263   $142,657,784 14
1994/10/21 12 $774,117 +4% 566 $1,368   $143,431,901 15
1994/10/28 18 $770,900 n/c 595 $1,296   $144,202,801 16
1994/11/04 19 $706,811 -8% 491 $1,440   $144,909,612 17
1994/11/11 18 $503,888 -29% 389 $1,295   $145,413,500 18
1994/12/09 37 $74,739   121 $618   $146,158,508 22

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