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The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $192,816Details
International Box Office $82,112Details
Worldwide Box Office $274,928
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 10,201-10,300) 10,243 $192,816
All Time International Box Office (Rank 9,301-9,400) 9,395 $82,112
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 13,501-13,600) 13,548 $274,928

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 12th, 1989 (Limited) by Millimeter Films
Video Release: February 18th, 2003 by Image Entertainment Video
Running Time: 87 minutes
Franchise: Swamp Thing
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Keywords: Prologue, Intertitle, Swamp, Creature Features, Human Experimentation, Mad Scientist, Delayed Sequel, Sequels Without Their Original Stars, Genetic Engineering, Terminal Illness, Dysfunctional Family, Step-Family, Scene in End Credits, Intentional B Movie , Romance, Relationships Gone Wrong, Interspecies Romance
Source:Based on Comic/Graphic Novel
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast

   Abby Arcane
   Swamp Thing

Supporting Cast

Louis Jordan    Dr. Anton Arcane
Sarah Douglas    Dr. Lana Zurrell
Joey Sagal    Gunn
Ace Mask    Dr. Rochelle
Anthony Sears*    Harry Dugan
Monique Gabrielle    Miss Poinsettia

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Production and Technical Credits

Michael E. Uslan    Producer
Leslie Rosenthal    Editor
Chuck Cirino    Composer
Arnie Holland    Executive in Charge of Production

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

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1989/05/12 29 $119,200   123 $969   $119,200 1

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