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True Believer (1989)

True Believer poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,742,000Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,001-5,100) 5,039 $8,742,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,401-6,500) 6,417 $8,742,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,636 $8,742,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,971 $8,742,000

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

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 17th, 1989 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 104 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: TBP, Inc
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 271 $6,713,348 Feb 17, 1989 3
Washington's Birthday (Opening, 3-Day) 106 $3,009,692 Feb 17, 1989 3
Washington's Birthday (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 105 $6,713,348 Feb 17, 1989 3


   Edward 'Eddie' Dodd
   Roger Baron
Margaret Colin    Kitty Greer
Kurtwood Smith    Robert Reynard
Yuji Okumoto    Shu Kai Kim
Charles Hallahan    Vincent Dennehy
Miguel Fernandes    Art Esparza
Graham Beckel    Sklaroff
Tony Haney    Montell
Tom Bower    Cecil Skell
Sully Diaz    Maraquilla Esparza
Misan Kim    Mrs. Kim
John Snyder    Chuckie Loeder
Luis Guzman    Ortega
Joel Polis    Dean Rabin
Will Marchetti    George Ballistics
Maureen McVerry    Billy
Abigail Van Alyn    Connie Dennehy
Deborah Offner    Laura Gayley
Thomas Wagner    Tommy
Richard Fancy    Ballistics Expert
George Fuller    George Ballistics
Ginger Chung    Translator
Thelton E. Henderson    Judge Baum
Gerry Bamman    Brian Nevins
Charles Dean    Detective
Gustave Johnson    Detective
Cab Covay    Teardrop
Tony Abatemarco    Glen Fulton
Kenneth Grantham    Cecil's Judge
Ralph Peduto    Court Officer
Margot Rose    Ms. Jessum
Jan Michael Shultz    Lindeman
George Maguire    Maitre d'
David Espinoza    Corrections Officer
George Jenesky    Slim Jim
Sean O'Brien    Clyde Gruner
Cully Fredrickson    Scarecrow
Taylor Gilbert    Reynard's Receptionist
Peter Anthony Jacobs    Reporter
Stu Klitsher    Magnate
David Booth    Minister
Peter Fitzsimmons    Court Clerk
Jarrett Sullivan    Boy
Michael Stone    Client

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Walter F. Parkes
Producer    Lawrence Lasker
Screenwriter    Wesley Strick
Executive Producer    Peter Rosten
Composer    Brad Fiedel
Co-Producer    Patrick Crowley
Editor    George Bowers
Assistant Director    Michael Steele
Unit Production Manager    Whitney Green
Unit Production Manager    Nan Bernstein
Production Designer    Lawrence Miller
Art Director    Jim Pohl
Art Director    Tim Galvin
Set Decorator    Jim Poynter
Set Decorator    Steven Jordan
Director of Photography    John Lindley
Costume Designer    Erica Edell Phillips
Men's New York    Michael Becker
Men's New York    David Bess
Women's New York    Susan Wright
Sound Mixer    Michael Evje
New York    David Rosenblum
Re-recording Mixer    Mel Zelniker
Supervising Sound Editor    Larry Kemp
Supervising Sound Editor    Lon Bender
Sound Editor    Tom Bellfort
Sound Editor    Neal Burger
Sound Editor    Avram Gold
Sound Editor    Chris Hogan
Sound Editor    Randy Kelley
Sound Editor    Lou Kleinman
Sound Editor    Mark LaPointe
Sound Editor    Wylie Stateman
Music Editor    Allan K. Rosen
Make up    Deborah Figuly
Make up    Allen Weisinger
Hairstylist    Candace Neal
Hair Stylist    Joe Coscia
Music Supervisor    Sharon Boyle
Casting Director    Karen Rea
New York    Rocky Capella
New York    Jim Lovelett

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1989/02/17 9 $3,009,692   897 $3,355   $3,009,692 1
1989/02/24 10 $1,809,561 -40% 895 $2,022   $5,414,537 2

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1989/02/17 9 $3,604,976   897 $4,019   $3,604,976 1