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When Harry Met Sally… (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $92,823,546Details
International Box Office $138,414Details
Worldwide Box Office $92,961,960
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$16,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 14th, 1989 (Wide) by Columbia
International Releases: November 18th, 1989 (Wide), released as When Harry Met Sally (South Korea)
December 11th, 2015 (Limited), released as When Harry Met Sally (Re: 2015) (United Kingdom)
Video Release: January 6th, 2015 by MGM Video
MPAA Rating: R
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Keywords: Romance, New York
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 87 $2,086,602 Oct 6, 1989 87
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 91 $4,849,364 Sep 1, 1989 52
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 120 $11,132,872 Sep 1, 1989 52

Leading Cast

   Sally Albright

Uncategorized

Gretchen Palmer    Stewardess
Franc Luz    Julian
Robert Alan Beuth    Man on Aisle
Carrie Fisher    Marie
Harry Connick, Jr.    Special Musical Performances
David Burdick    9 Year Old Boy
Bruno Kirby    Jess
Joe Viviani    Judge
Steven Ford    Joe
Harley Jane Kozak    Helen
Lisa Jane Persky    Alice
Joseph Hunt    Waiter at Wedding
Michelle Nicastro    Amanda
Billy Crystal    Harry Burns
Kevin Rooney    Ira

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Janet Hirshenson    Casting Director
Jane Jenkins    Casting Director
Jennifer L. Parsons    Costume Supervisor

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
1989/07/21 3 $8,846,522   775 $11,415   $11,130,102 2
1989/07/28 4 $7,858,941 -11% 827 $9,503   $24,157,072 3
1989/08/04 4 $7,308,491 -7% 1,133 $6,451   $35,693,448 4
1989/08/11 5 $6,197,100 -15% 1,171 $5,292   $45,911,983 5
1989/08/18 5 $4,897,530 -21% 1,144 $4,281   $54,012,749 6
1989/08/25 4 $4,056,399 -17% 1,171 $3,464   $60,655,531 7
1989/09/01 4 $4,849,364 +20% 1,152 $4,210   $67,515,438 8
1989/09/08 4 $3,113,154 -36% 1,171 $2,659   $71,564,498 9
1989/09/15 4 $2,655,860 -15% 1,171 $2,268   $75,290,510 10
1989/09/22 5 $2,042,900 -23% 1,170 $1,746   $78,144,204 11
1989/09/29 6 $1,961,676 -4% 1,162 $1,688   $80,795,888 12
1989/10/06 6 $2,086,602 +6% 1,151 $1,813   $83,470,987 13
1989/10/13 9 $1,229,589 -41% 1,120 $1,098   $85,127,088 14
1989/10/20 11 $1,114,289 -9% 1,064 $1,047   $86,689,724 15
1989/12/22 38 $54,813   161 $340   $91,744,616 24

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1989/07/21 3 $14,014,551   775 $18,083   $16,298,131 2
1989/07/28 4 $12,086,826 -14% 827 $14,615   $28,384,957 3
1989/08/04 4 $11,329,926 -6% 1,133 $10,000   $39,714,883 4
1989/08/11 5 $9,400,336 -17% 1,171 $8,028   $49,115,219 5
1989/08/18 5 $7,483,913 -20% 1,144 $6,542   $56,599,132 6
1989/08/25 4 $6,066,942 -19% 1,171 $5,181   $62,666,074 7
1989/09/01 4 $5,785,270 -5% 1,152 $5,022   $68,451,344 8
1989/09/08 4 $4,183,306 -28% 1,171 $3,572   $72,634,650 9
1989/09/15 4 $3,466,654 -17% 1,171 $2,960   $76,101,304 10
1989/09/22 5 $2,732,908 -21% 1,170 $2,336   $78,834,212 11
1989/09/29 6 $2,550,173 -7% 1,162 $2,195   $81,384,385 12
1989/10/06 6 $2,513,114 -1% 1,151 $2,183   $83,897,499 13
1989/10/13 8 $1,677,936 -33% 1,120 $1,498   $85,575,435 14

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
South Korea 11/18/1989 $0 0 76 107 $130,845 1/20/2017
United Kingdom 12/11/2015 $7,569 4 4 4 $7,569 12/16/2015
 
International Total$138,414 1/20/2017

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records



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