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Back to the Future Part II (1989)

Back to the Future Part II poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $118,450,002Details
International Box Office $213,549,998Details
Worldwide Box Office $332,000,000
Further financial details...

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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 530 $118,450,002
All Time International Box Office (Rank 301-400) 344 $213,549,998
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 374 $332,000,000

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Production Budget:$40,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 22nd, 1989 (Wide) by Universal
International Releases: January 13th, 1990 (Wide) (South Korea)
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 108 minutes
Franchise: Back to the Future
Comparisons: vs. The Little Mermaid
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Keywords: Time Travel, Same Actor, Multiple Roles
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: Amblin Entertainment
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Martin Luther King (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 320 $5,842,956 Jan 12, 1990 54
Fastest to $100m 555 $100,656,381 Jan 5, 1990 51
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 91 $8,143,555 Dec 29, 1989 40
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 171 $8,143,555 Dec 29, 1989 40
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 103 $18,307,691 Dec 29, 1989 40
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 264 $9,143,937 Dec 22, 1989 33
Fastest to $50m 667 $60,003,540 Dec 1, 1989 12
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day) 35 $27,835,125 Nov 24, 1989 5
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 9 $62,576,710 Nov 24, 1989 5
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day) 36 $35,071,325 Nov 24, 1989 5
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 26 $78,844,558 Nov 24, 1989 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 3-Day) 15 $27,835,125 Nov 24, 1989 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 5 $62,576,710 Nov 24, 1989 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 5-Day) 15 $35,071,325 Nov 24, 1989 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 11 $78,844,558 Nov 24, 1989 5

Leading Cast

   Marty McFly (sr)/Marty McFly jr/Marlene McFly
   Doc Emmett L. Brown

Supporting Cast

Lea Thompson    Lorraine Baines
Thomas F. Wilson    Biff Tannen/Griff Tannen
James Tolkan    Mr. Strickland
Jeffrey Weissman    George McFly
Casey Siemaszko    3-D
Billy Zane    Match
J.J. Cohen    Skinhead
Elisabeth Shue    Jennifer Parker
Charles Fleischer    Terry
E. Casanova Evans    Michael Jackson
Jay Koch    Ronald Reagan
Charles Gherardi    Ayatollah Khomeini
Ricky Dean Logan    Data
Darlene Vogel    Spike
Jason Scott Lee    Whitey
Elijah Wood    Video Game Boy
John Thornton    Video Game Boy
Theo Schwartz    Hoverboard Girl
Lindsey Barry    Hoverboard Girl
Judy Ovitz    Antique Store Saleswoman
Stephanie E. Williams    Officer Foley
Marty Levy    Cab Driver
Flea    Needles
Jim Ishida    Fujitsu
Nikki Birdsong    Loretta
Al White    Dad
Junior Fann    Mom
Shaun Hunter    Harold
Buck Flower    Bum
Neil Ross    Museum Narrator
Tamara Carrera    Jacuzzi Girl
Jennifer Brown    Baseball Kid
Irina Cashen    Baseball Kid
Angela Greenblatt    Baseball Kid
Cameron Moore    Baseball Kid
Justin Mosely Spink    Baseball Kid
Lisa Freeman    Babs
John Erwin    Radio Sportscaster
David Harold Brown    Starlighter
Tommy Thomas    Starlighter
Lloyd L. Tolbert    Starlighter
Granville Danny Young    Starlighter
Wesley Mann    CPR Kid
Joe Flaherty    Western Union Man
Kevin Holloway    Marty Photo Double
Charles F. Fitzsimmons    Biff Photo Doube
Crispin Glover    George McFly

Uncategorized

Harry Waters    Marvin Berry

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Bob Gale    Screenwriter
Robert Zemeckis    Story Creator
Bob Gale    Story Creator
Bob Gale    Producer
Neil Canton    Producer
Steven Spielberg    Executive Producer
Frank Marshall    Executive Producer
Kathleen Kennedy    Executive Producer
Rick Carter    Production Designer
Arthur Schmidt    Editor
Harry Keramidas    Editor
Alan Silvestri    Composer
Dean Cundey    Director of Photography
Steve Starkey    Associate Producer
David McGiffert    Assistant Director
Max Kleven    Second Unit Director
Joan Bradshaw    Unit Production Manager
Marjorie Stone McShirley    Art Director
Linda Descenna    Set Decorator
Don Burgess    Second Unit Photography
Jack Priestley    Additional Photography
Ken Ralston    Special Effects Supervisor
Michael Lantieri    Special Effects Supervisor
John Bell    Visual Effects Supervisor
Steve Gawley    Visual Effects Supervisor
Joanna Johnston    Costume Designer
Chuck Velasco    Costume Supervisor
Nancy McArdle    Costume Supervisor
Peter Lonsdale    Associate Editor
William B. Kaplan    Sound Mixer
Rick Alexander    Re-recording Mixer
Joel Fein    Re-recording Mixer
Jim Bolt    Re-recording Mixer
Charles L. Campbell    Supervising Sound Editor
Louis L. Edemann    Supervising Sound Editor
Richard C. Franklin, Jr.    Sound Editor
Chuck Neely    Sound Editor
Paul Timothy Carden*    Sound Editor
Donald J. Malouf    Sound Editor
Larry Carow    Sound Editor
Gary Mundheim    Sound Editor
Allan Bromberg    Sound Editor
Gregg Baxter    Sound Editor
Kenneth Karman    Music Editor

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1989/11/24 1 $27,835,125   1,865 $14,925   $43,016,225 1
1989/12/01 1 $12,110,340 -56% 1,866 $6,490   $60,003,540 2
1989/12/08 3 $7,010,580 -42% 1,986 $3,530   $69,486,570 3
1989/12/15 3 $4,410,140 -37% 2,023 $2,180   $77,537,825 4
1989/12/22 4 $4,067,370 -8% 2,102 $1,935   $84,136,590 5
1989/12/29 4 $8,143,555 +100% 2,107 $3,865   $94,493,105 6
1990/01/05 7 $3,740,036 -54% 1,760 $2,125   $99,923,966 7
1990/01/12 9 $2,748,860 -27% 1,641 $1,675   $103,405,241 8
1990/01/19 10 $2,374,485 -14% 1,527 $1,555   $106,796,506 9
1990/01/26 10 $1,774,965 -25% 1,473 $1,205   $109,116,271 10

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/11/22 1 $7,236,200   1,865 $3,880   $7,236,200 1

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1989/11/24 1 $32,712,100   1,865 $17,540   $47,893,200 2
1989/12/01 2 $14,582,790 -55% 1,866 $7,815   $62,475,990 3
1989/12/08 3 $10,651,695 -27% 1,986 $5,363   $73,127,685 4
1989/12/15 3 $6,941,535 -35% 2,023 $3,431   $80,069,220 5
1989/12/22 7 $6,280,330 -10% 2,102 $2,988   $86,349,550 6
1989/12/29 4 $9,834,380 +57% 2,107 $4,667   $96,183,930 7
1990/01/05 7 $4,472,451 -55% 1,760 $2,541   $100,656,381 8
1990/01/12 9 $3,765,640 -16% 1,641 $2,295   $104,422,021 9
1990/01/19 10 $2,919,285 -22% 1,527 $1,912   $107,341,306 10

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
South Korea 1/13/1990 $0 0 52 52 $74,482 10/26/2015
 
Rest of World $213,475,516
 
International Total$213,549,998 10/26/2015

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records



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