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True Lies (1994)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $146,282,411Details
International Box Office $219,017,589Details
Worldwide Box Office $365,300,000
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$100,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 15th, 1994 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: R for a lot of action/violence and some language
Running Time: 141 minutes
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Keywords: Secret Agent, Terrorism, Visual Effects
Source:Remake
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Lightstorm Entertainment
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 172 $9,080,674 Sep 2, 1994 52
Fastest to $100m 408 $100,824,836 Aug 5, 1994 24
Fastest to $50m 557 $61,531,149 Jul 22, 1994 10
Top Remake Weekend Domestic 50 $25,869,770 Jul 15, 1994 3

Leading Cast

   Harry Tasker

Supporting Cast

Jamie Lee Curtis    Helen Tasker
Tom Arnold    Gib
Bill Paxton    Simon
Tia Carrere    Juno Skinner
Art Malik    Aziz
Eliza Dushku    Dana
Grant Heslov    Faisil
Charlton Heston    Spencer Trilby

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
James Cameron    Screenwriter
Claude Zidi    Screenwriter
Simon Michael    Screenwriter
Didier Kamika    Screenwriter
James Cameron    Producer
Stephanie Austin    Producer
Rae Sanchini    Executive Producer
Robert Shriver    Executive Producer
Lawrence Kasanoff    Executive Producer
Russell Carpenter    Cinematographer
Mark Goldblatt    Editor
Conrad Buff    Editor
Richard A. Harris    Editor
Brad Fiedel    Composer
Peter Lamont    Production Designer
Robert Laing    Art Director
Michael Novotny    Art Director
Joseph Hodges    Set Designer
Cindy Carr    Set Decorator
Marlene Stewart    Costume Designer
Lee Orloff    Sound Mixer
Scott Thaler    Unit Production Manager
Patricia Whitcher    Unit Production Manager
John Bruno    Visual Effects Supervisor
Thomas L. Fisher    Special Effects Coordinator
Joel Kramer    Special Effects Coordinator
Pamela Easley Harris    Associate Producer
J. Michael Haynie    1st Assistant Director
Aldric La'auli Porter    1st Assistant Director
Mali Finn    Casting Director

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
1994/07/15 1 $25,869,770   2,369 $10,920   $25,869,770 1
1994/07/22 2 $20,696,264 -20% 2,561 $8,081   $61,531,149 2
1994/07/29 3 $13,741,443 -34% 2,510 $5,475   $85,168,601 3
1994/08/05 5 $9,189,733 -33% 2,340 $3,927   $100,824,836 4
1994/08/12 5 $7,009,382 -24% 2,156 $3,251   $112,253,140 5
1994/08/19 5 $5,218,303 -26% 1,860 $2,806   $120,952,040 6
1994/08/26 7 $3,425,095 -34% 1,530 $2,239   $126,696,780 7
1994/09/02 6 $4,130,340 +21% 1,691 $2,443   $132,204,043 8
1994/09/09 8 $2,153,995 -48% 1,547 $1,392   $135,124,659 9
1994/09/16 10 $1,555,809 -28% 1,309 $1,189   $137,398,094 10
1994/09/23 9 $1,465,254 -6% 1,251 $1,171   $139,358,691 11
1994/09/30 11 $975,803 -33% 1,000 $976   $140,779,782 12
1994/10/14 13 $544,392   588 $926   $142,459,676 14
1994/10/21 13 $561,866 +3% 566 $993   $143,219,650 15
1994/10/28 18 $542,610 -3% 595 $912   $143,974,511 16
1994/11/04 22 $507,923 -6% 491 $1,034   $144,710,724 17
1994/11/11 23 $387,456 -24% 389 $996   $145,297,068 18
1994/11/18 25 $245,395 -37% 311 $789   $145,658,895 19
1994/12/09 38 $53,079   121 $439   $146,136,848 22
1994/12/16 45 $36,140 -32% 84 $430   $146,194,648 23
1994/12/30 59 $25,914   24 $1,080   $146,273,950 25

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1994/07/15 1 $40,834,885   2,369 $17,237   $40,834,885 1
1994/07/22 2 $30,592,273 -25% 2,561 $11,945   $71,427,158 2
1994/07/29 3 $20,207,945 -34% 2,510 $8,051   $91,635,103 3
1994/08/05 5 $13,608,655 -33% 2,340 $5,816   $105,243,758 4
1994/08/12 5 $10,489,979 -23% 2,156 $4,865   $115,733,737 5
1994/08/19 5 $7,537,948 -28% 1,860 $4,053   $123,271,685 6
1994/08/26 7 $4,802,018 -36% 1,530 $3,139   $128,073,703 7
1994/09/02 6 $4,896,961 +2% 1,691 $2,896   $132,970,664 8
1994/09/09 8 $2,871,621 -41% 1,547 $1,856   $135,842,285 9
1994/09/16 8 $2,051,152 -29% 1,309 $1,567   $137,893,437 10
1994/09/23 8 $1,910,542 -7% 1,251 $1,527   $139,803,979 11
1994/10/14 11 $742,500   588 $1,263   $142,657,784 14
1994/10/21 12 $774,117 +4% 566 $1,368   $143,431,901 15
1994/10/28 18 $770,900 n/c 595 $1,296   $144,202,801 16
1994/11/04 19 $706,811 -8% 491 $1,440   $144,909,612 17
1994/11/11 18 $503,888 -29% 389 $1,295   $145,413,500 18
1994/12/09 37 $74,739   121 $618   $146,158,508 22

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