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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $197,171,806Details
International Box Office $277,000,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $474,171,806
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $23,207,690 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $23,207,690
Further financial details...

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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 196 $197,171,806
All Time International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 221 $277,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 202 $474,171,806

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$48,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 24th, 1989 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: May 13th, 2008 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 127 minutes
Franchise: Indiana Jones
Comparisons: vs. Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
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Keywords: Treasure Hunters, Archaeology, Dysfunctional Family, Prologue, Same Role, Multiple Actors, Sequels With Returning Stars, Rescue, Nazis, Religious, Intertitle, Missing Person, Character's Journey Shown on Map
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Companies: Lucasfilm
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 31st Weekend 41 $176,672 Dec 22, 1989 215
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 43 $2,701,555 Sep 1, 1989 103
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 290 $6,073,421 Sep 1, 1989 103
Independence Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 227 $5,205,338 Jul 7, 1989 47
Independence Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 190 $11,702,226 Jul 7, 1989 47
Fastest to $150m 257 $153,264,138 Jun 30, 1989 44
Fastest to $100m 338 $102,810,678 Jun 9, 1989 19
Fastest to $50m 474 $55,911,605 May 26, 1989 9
Biggest Domestic May Weekend 99 $37,031,573 May 26, 1989 5
Top Fantasy Weekend Domestic 76 $37,031,573 May 26, 1989 5
Top Paramount Pictures Weekend Domestic 58 $37,031,573 May 26, 1989 5
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 35 $37,031,573 May 26, 1989 5
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 16 $83,251,431 May 26, 1989 5
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day) 24 $37,031,573 May 26, 1989 5
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 14 $83,251,431 May 26, 1989 5

Lead Ensemble Members

   Indiana Jones
   Marcus Brody
   Dr. Elsa Schneider
   Sallah
   Professor Henry Jones
   Vogel

Supporting Cast

Julian Glover    Walter Donovan
River Phoenix    Young Indy
Robert Eddison    Grail Knight
Richard Young    Fedora
Alexei Sayle    Sultan
Kevork Malikyan    Kazim
Alex Hyde-White    Young Henry
Paul Maxwell    Panama Hat
Isla Blair    Mrs. Donovan
Vernon Dobtcheff    Butler
J.J. Hardy    Herman
Bradley Gregg    Roscoe
Jeff O'Haco    Half Breed
Vince Dreadrick, Sr.    Rough Rider
Marc Miles    Sheriff
Ted Grossman    Deputy Sheriff
Tim Hiser    Young Panama Hat
Larry Sanders    Scout Master
Will Miles    Scout
David Murray    Scout
Frederick Jaeger    World War One Ace
Jerry Harte    Professor Stanton
Billy J. Mitchell    Dr. Mulbray
Martin Gordon    Man at Hitler Rally
Paul Humpoletz    German Officer at Hitler Rally
Tom Branch    Hatay Soldier in Temple
Graeme Crowther    Zeppelin Crewman
Luke Hanson    Principal SS Officer at Castle
Chris Jenkinson    Officer at Castle
Nicola Scott    Female Officer at Castle
Louis Sheldon    Young Officer at Castle
Stefan Kalipha    Hatay Tank Gunner
Peter Pacey    Hatay Tank Driver
Pat Roach    Gestapo
Suzanne Roquette    Film Director
Eugene Lipinski    G-man
George Malpas    Man on Zeppelin
Julie Eccles    Irene
Nina Almond    Flower Girl

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Robert Watts    Producer
Jeffrey Boam    Screenwriter
George Lucas    Story Creator
Menno Meyjes    Story Creator
George Lucas    Executive Producer
Frank Marshall    Executive Producer
Elliot Scott    Production Designer
Anthony Powell    Costume Designer
Michael Kahn    Editor
Douglas Slocombe    Director of Photography
John Williams    Composer
Arthur Repola    Associate Producer
David Tomblin    Assistant Director
Dennis Maguire    Assistant Director
Micky Moore    Second Unit Director
Frank Marshall    Second Unit Director
Roy Button    Production Manager
Joan Bradshaw    Production Manager
Ian Bryce    Production Manager
Patricia Carr    Production Supervisor
Fred Hole    Supervising Art Director
Stephen Scott    Art Director
Richard Berger    Art Director
Peter Howitt    Set Decorator
Ed McDonald    Set Decorator
Rexford Metz    Second Unit Director
Paul Beeson    Additional Photography
Robert Stevens    Additional Photography
Joanna Johnston    Costume Designer
Ron Beck    Costume Supervisor
Eddie Marks    Costume Supervisor
Colin Wilson    Associate Producer
Tony Dawe    Sound Mixer
Willie D. Burton    Sound Mixer
Ben Burtt    Re-recording Mixer
Gary Summers    Re-recording Mixer
Shawn Murphy    Re-recording Mixer
Richard Hymns    Supervising Sound Editor
Ken Fischer    Sound Effects Editor
Teresa Eckton    Sound Effects Editor
Sandina Bailo-Lape    Sound Effects Editor
David E. Stone    Sound Effects Editor
Ben Burtt    Sound Designer
Karen Spangenberg    Dialogue Editor
Michael Silvers    Dialogue Editor
Gloria D'Alessandro    Dialogue Editor
Ken Wannberg    Music Editor
Peter Robb-King    Makeup
Colin Jamison    Hairstylist
Nick Dudman    Special Make-up Effects
George Lucas    Character Creator
Philip Kaufman    Character Creator
Maggie Cartier    Casting
Mike Fenton    Casting
Judy Taylor    Casting
Valorie Massalas    Casting
Lee Cleary    Assistant Director

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

Blu-ray Sales: Indiana Jones Raids Blu-ray Sales Chart

October 2nd, 2012

There was a wide variety of new releases to reach the top ten on the Blu-ray Sales Chart this week. Indiana Jones Blu-ray Box Set opened in first place with 239,000 units / $15.55 million, which is excellent for a box set. More...

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for September 18th, 2012

September 18th, 2012

It's quite a busy week on the home market front, but most of the new releases are TV on DVD. This includes Modern Family: Season Three on DVD or Blu-ray, which is a contender for Pick of the Week. The best limited release of the week is The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel on DVD or Blu-ray, while the Indiana Jones: The Complete Adventures Blu-ray Box Set is also a contender for Pick of the Week. However, in the end I went with The Cabin in the Woods Blu-ray, which is practically the only first-run release of the week. More...

Featured Blu-ray Review: Indiana Jones: The Complete Adventures

September 17th, 2012

Indiana Jones makes its Blu-ray debut this week in a massive five-disc box set. I swear I've reviewed all four films in the past, but I can only find the review for Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. Since this is one of the most famous franchises of all time, and it has been released on the home market repeatedly, I think I can spend less time talking about the movies and more about the Blu-rays. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1989/05/26 1 $37,031,573   2,327 $15,914   $46,931,772 1
1989/06/02 1 $21,230,164 -43% 2,327 $9,123   $77,141,769 2
1989/06/09 2 $16,044,349 -24% 2,320 $6,916   $102,810,678 3
1989/06/16 2 $11,724,730 -27% 2,327 $5,039   $122,378,936 4
1989/06/23 4 $8,160,750 -30% 2,103 $3,881   $136,327,473 5
1989/06/30 5 $7,088,465 -13% 2,103 $3,371   $147,327,102 6
1989/07/07 5 $5,205,338 -27% 1,917 $2,715   $158,469,476 7
1989/07/14 6 $4,613,927 -11% 1,717 $2,687   $165,962,813 8
1989/07/21 8 $3,383,204 -27% 1,523 $2,221   $172,107,395 9
1989/07/28 8 $2,813,538 -17% 1,203 $2,339   $177,001,203 10
1989/09/01 11 $2,701,555   1,049 $2,575   $189,539,802 15
1989/12/22 20 $176,672   345 $512   $195,705,225 31

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1989/05/26 1 $46,011,406   2,327 $19,773   $55,911,605 2
1989/06/02 1 $30,854,724 -33% 2,327 $13,259   $86,766,329 3
1989/06/09 2 $23,887,877 -23% 2,320 $10,296   $110,654,206 4
1989/06/16 2 $17,512,517 -27% 2,327 $7,526   $128,166,723 5
1989/06/23 4 $12,071,914 -31% 2,103 $5,740   $140,238,637 6
1989/06/30 5 $13,025,501 +8% 2,103 $6,194   $153,264,138 7
1989/07/07 5 $8,084,748 -38% 1,917 $4,217   $161,348,886 8
1989/07/14 6 $7,375,305 -9% 1,717 $4,295   $168,724,191 9
1989/07/21 8 $5,463,474 -26% 1,523 $3,587   $174,187,665 10

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
5/18/200810171,040 171,040$2,952,150$2,952,1501
5/25/20085168,785-1% 339,825$2,913,229$5,865,3802
6/1/20081747,375-72% 387,200$804,901$6,670,2813
6/8/20082341,832-12% 429,032$710,726$7,381,0064
6/15/20081389,052+113% 518,084$1,364,277$8,745,2835
6/29/20081549,164 589,176$835,296$9,953,1367
7/27/20082735,462 668,408$602,499$11,299,28811
10/26/20082821,483 824,742$322,030$13,802,69524

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