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Poetic Justice (1993)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $27,450,453Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,825 $27,450,453
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,821 $27,450,453
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 801-900) 899 $27,450,453
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,195 $27,450,453

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$14,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 23rd, 1993 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for pervasive strong language, and for violence and sexuality.
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Supporting Cast

Khandi Alexander    Simone

Uncategorized

Regina King    Iesha
Billy Zane    Brad
Janet Jackson    Justice
Lori Petty    Penelope
Tone Loc    J Bone
Michael Rapaport    Dockworker
Jenifer Lewis    Annie
Clifton Collins, Jr.    Mailroom Supervisor
Tupac Shakur    Lucky

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

Production and Technical Credits

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/07/23 1 $11,728,455   1,273 $9,213   $11,728,455 1
1993/07/30 7 $5,021,226 -57% 1,285 $3,908   $20,923,955 2
1993/08/06 10 $2,102,095 -58% 1,170 $1,797   $25,107,237 3

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/07/23 2 $15,902,729   1,273 $12,492   $15,902,729 1
1993/07/30 8 $7,102,413 -55% 1,285 $5,527   $23,005,142 2

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