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Lock Up (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $21,717,616Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,287 $21,717,616
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,301-4,400) 4,379 $21,717,616
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,063 $21,717,616
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,353 $21,717,616

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 4th, 1989 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: October 27th, 2010 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R
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Keywords: Prison, Cruel Wardens or Prison Guards, Escape, Revenge
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast

   Frank Leone


Frank McRae    Eclipse
John Amos    Captain Meissner
Danny Trejo    Chink's Gang
Donald Sutherland    Warden Drumgoole
Tom Sizemore    Dallas

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

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1989/08/04 6 $6,025,520   1,382 $4,360   $6,025,520 1
1989/08/11 8 $3,342,360 -45% 1,384 $2,415   $11,983,564 2
1989/09/01 17 $983,938   647 $1,521   $18,586,222 5

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1989/08/04 6 $8,641,204   1,382 $6,253   $8,641,204 1