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The Ring Two

The Grudge

The Ring
GenreHorrorHorrorHorror
StudioDreamWorksSony / ColumbiaDreamWorks
Release DateMarch 18, 2005October 22, 2004October 18, 2002
Domestic Gross$76,231,249$110,359,362$129,128,133
Production Budgetn/a$10 million$48 million
Running Time1 hr. 47 min.1 hr. 36 min.1 hr. 49 min.
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13PG-13
MPAA Reasonviolence/terror, disturbing images, thematic elements and some languagemature thematic elements, disturbing images/terror/violence and some sensualitythematic elements, disturbing images, language and some drug references
 

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Domestic SummaryThe Ring TwoThe GrudgeThe Ring
Total Gross$76,231,249$110,359,362$129,128,133
Opening Weekend*$35,065,237$39,128,715$15,015,393
Theaters3,3323,2451,981
Average$10,523$12,058$7,579
Opening % of Total46.0%35.5%11.6%
Second Weekend Drop-61.2%-44.2%+23.1%
Widest Release3,3413,3482,927
Close DateJune 16, 2005December 30, 2004March 20, 2003
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryThe Ring TwoThe GrudgeThe Ring
Worldwide Gross$161,451,538$187,281,115$249,348,933
Foreign Gross$85,220,289$76,921,753$120,220,800
Foreign % of Worldwide52.8%41.1%48.2%
Domestic Gross$76,231,249$110,359,362$129,128,133
Domestic % of Worldwide47.2%58.9%51.8%
 
People SummaryThe Ring TwoThe GrudgeThe Ring
Actor: Naomi Watts#3-#2
Composer: Hans Zimmer#43-#30
Producer: Michelle Weisler#2-#1
Producer: Roy Lee#6#4#3
Writer: Ehren Kruger#6-#4
 
Genres & FranchisesThe Ring TwoThe GrudgeThe Ring
Genre: Horror - Supernatural#16#7#6
Genre: Horror Remake#5#2#1
Genre: Remake - Asian#7#5#4
Genre: Remake - Foreign Thrills#9#6#5
Showdown: Japanese Horror Remake#3#2#1
Showdown: Supernatural 'Grudge' Match#5#2#1
 
Chart RankingsThe Ring TwoThe GrudgeThe Ring
All Time Domestic#834#490#365
Opening Weeks#371#311#1053
Post-Thanksgiving Weekend - Best Holds-#59#171
Opening Weekends#306#259#1072
Opening Weekends - October-#9#63
Opening Weekends - Fall-#11#116
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#643#284-
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#1260#601-
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1805#890-
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#3665#2188#71
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#185#160-
Widest Releases#385#378-
Widest Opening Releases#358#414-
Slowest to $100 million-#218#185
BOM Users' Grades#651#565#397
Opening Weeks Adjusted#394#319#1086
Opening Weekends Adjusted - October-#5#62
Opening Weekends Adjusted#327#248#1096
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Fall-#6#109
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#185#150-
 
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