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Desperate Hours (1990)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,624,629Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,857 $2,624,629
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,201-9,300) 9,233 $2,624,629
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,321 $2,624,629
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,721 $2,624,629

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 5th, 1990 (Wide) by MGM
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 106 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Columbus Day (Opening, 3-Day) 108 $1,367,657 Oct 5, 1990 3
Columbus Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 105 $2,907,081 Oct 5, 1990 3

Supporting Cast

Robert Zajonc (uncredited)*    Police Pilot


Elias Koteas    Wally Bosworth
Kelly Lynch    Nancy Breyers
Lindsay Crouse    Brenda Chandler
Shawnee Smith    May Cornell
Gerry Bamman    Ed Tallent
Mimi Rogers    Nora Cornell
James Rebhorn    Prosecutor
Anthony Hopkins    Tim Cornell
Mickey Rourke    Michael Bosworth
David Morse    Albert

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Production and Technical Credits

Gregory H. Watkins    Re-recording Mixer

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1990/10/05 9 $1,367,657   1,033 $1,324   $1,367,657 1

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