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'Strangers' Vs. 'Purge'


Movie Summary
The Strangers

The Purge

The Purge: Anarchy
GenreThrillerThrillerThriller
StudioRogue PicturesUniversalUniversal
Release DateMay 30, 2008June 7, 2013July 18, 2014
Domestic Gross$52,597,610$64,473,115$71,962,800
Production Budget$9 million$3 million$9 million
Running Time1 hr. 47 min.1 hr. 25 min.1 hr. 43 min.
MPAA RatingRRR
MPAA Reasonviolence/terror and languagestrong disturbing violence and some language.strong disturbing violence, and for language.
 

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Domestic SummaryThe StrangersThe PurgeThe Purge: Anarchy
Total Gross$52,597,610$64,473,115$71,962,800
Opening Weekend*$20,997,985$34,058,360$29,816,675
Theaters2,4662,5362,805
Average$8,515$13,430$10,630
Opening % of Total39.9%52.8%41.4%
Second Weekend Drop-57.4%-75.6%-64.8%
Widest Release2,4772,5912,856
Close DateJuly 24, 2008August 8, 2013September 18, 2014
In Release56 days / 8 weeks63 days / 9 weeksn/a
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryThe StrangersThe PurgeThe Purge: Anarchy
Worldwide Gross$82,391,145$89,328,627$111,928,365
Foreign Gross$29,793,535$24,855,512$39,965,565
Foreign % of Worldwide36.2%27.8%35.7%
Domestic Gross$52,597,610$64,473,115$71,962,800
Domestic % of Worldwide63.8%72.2%64.3%
 
People SummaryThe StrangersThe PurgeThe Purge: Anarchy
Composer: Nathan Whitehead-#2#1
Director: James DeMonaco-#2#1
Producer: Andrew Form-#7#4
Producer: Brad Fuller-#7#4
Producer: Jason Blum-#8#6
Producer: Michael Bay-#13#10
Writer: James DeMonaco-#2#1
 
Genres & FranchisesThe StrangersThe PurgeThe Purge: Anarchy
Brand: Platinum Dunes-#8#5
Franchise: The Purge-#3#2
Genre: Future - Near-#22#17
Showdown: 'Strangers' Vs. 'Purge'#3#2#1
Showdown: 'The Purge' Franchise-#3#2
 
Chart RankingsThe StrangersThe PurgeThe Purge: Anarchy
Opening Weekends Under 3,000 Theaters-#28#63
All Time Domestic#1480#1166#1010
Opening Weeks#821#454#487
Friday Share of Opening Weekends-#25#99
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends-#33#78
Opening Weekends#817#389#484
Biggest 2nd Weekend Drops-#32#251
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)-#1637#1543
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1842#2281#2157
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#3686#4383#4157
Rated R, Opening Weekends-#60#98
Opening Weeks Adjusted#1037#688#706
Opening Weekends Adjusted#1020#593#701
Rated R, Opening Weekends Adjusted-#129#167
 
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