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The Five Heartbeats (1991)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,377,189Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,355 $7,377,189
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,901-7,000) 6,933 $7,377,189
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,768 $7,377,189
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,122 $7,377,189

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 29th, 1991 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: January 21st, 2014 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for language.
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Keywords: Music Industry
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Easter (Opening, 3-Day) 95 $1,630,689 Mar 29, 1991 3
Easter (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 88 $3,474,413 Mar 29, 1991 3

Uncategorized

Kasi Lemmons    Cookie
Leon    James Thomas 'J.T.' Matthews
Harry J. Lennix    Terrance 'Dresser' Williams
Theresa Randle    Brenda
John Witherspoon    Wild Rudy
Eddie Griffin    Ventriloquist (uncredited)

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

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1991/03/29 9 $1,630,689   862 $1,892   $1,630,689 1
1991/04/05 11 $1,270,040 -22% 846 $1,501   $3,665,416 2
1991/04/12 12 $825,414 -35% 408 $2,023   $4,899,612 3
1991/04/19 13 $720,714 -13% 399 $1,806   $5,908,390 4
1991/04/26 16 $443,271 -38% 258 $1,718   $6,590,573 5
1991/05/03 22 $267,868 -40% 194 $1,381   $7,008,492 6

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1991/03/29 9 $2,395,376   862 $2,779   $2,395,376 1
1991/04/05 12 $1,678,822 -30% 846 $1,984   $4,074,198 2
1991/04/12 12 $1,113,478 -34% 408 $2,729   $5,187,676 3
1991/04/19 12 $959,626 -14% 399 $2,405   $6,147,302 4
1991/04/26 16 $593,322 -38% 258 $2,300   $6,740,624 5

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