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The Two Jakes (1990)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $10,005,969Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
65% - Fresh
Audience
39% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 10th, 1990 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R
Franchise: Chinatown
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Keywords: Private Investigator, Film Noir, Delayed Sequel
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,689 $1,800,804 Aug 17, 1990 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,371 $3,729,149 Aug 10, 1990 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,395 1,206 Aug 10, 1990 3

Cast

Harvey Keitel    Julius 'Jake' Berman
   Jake Gittes
Madeleine Stowe    Lillian Bodine
Eli Wallach    Cotton Weinberger
Meg Tilly    Kitty Berman
Ruben Blades    Mickey Nice aka Michael Weisskoph
David Keith    Det. Lt. Loach
James Hong    Kahn
Tracey Walter    Tyrone Otley
Tom Waits    Plainclothes Policeman
Frederic Forrest    Chuck Newty
Richard Farnsworth    Earl Rawley
Faye Dunaway    Evelyn Mulwray

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/08/10 7 $3,729,149   1,206 $3,092   $3,729,149 3
1990/08/17 13 $1,800,804 -52% 1,206 $1,493   $7,227,450 10

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/08/10 8 $5,426,646   1,206 $4,500   $5,426,646 7