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Universal's 2015 Mid-Budget Hits

Universal has seen some of their mid-budget movies become 2015 hits; here's how they compare.


Movie Summary
Fifty Shades of Grey

Straight Outta Compton

Pitch Perfect 2
GenreRomanceDramaComedy
StudioUniversalUniversalUniversal
Release DateFebruary 13, 2015August 14, 2015May 15, 2015
Domestic Gross$166,167,230$161,197,785$184,296,230
Production Budget$40 million$28 million$29 million
Running Time2 hrs. 5 min.2 hrs. 27 min.1 hr. 55 min.
MPAA RatingRRPG-13
MPAA Reasonstrong sexual content including dialogue, some unusual behavior and graphic nudity, and for language.language throughout, strong sexuality/nudity, violence, and drug use.innuendo and language.
 

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Domestic SummaryFifty Shades of GreyStraight Outta ComptonPitch Perfect 2
Total Gross$166,167,230$161,197,785$184,296,230
Opening Weekend*$85,171,450$60,200,180$69,216,890
Theaters3,6462,7573,473
Average$23,360$21,835$19,930
Opening % of Total51.3%37.3%37.6%
Second Weekend Drop-73.9%-56.2%-55.5%
Widest Release3,6553,1423,660
Close DateMay 7, 2015October 22, 2015July 30, 2015
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryFifty Shades of GreyStraight Outta ComptonPitch Perfect 2
Worldwide Gross$571,006,128$201,634,991$287,506,194
Foreign Gross$404,838,898$40,437,206$103,209,964
Foreign % of Worldwide70.9%20.1%35.9%
Domestic Gross$166,167,230$161,197,785$184,296,230
Domestic % of Worldwide29.1%79.9%64.1%
 
Genres & FranchisesFifty Shades of GreyStraight Outta ComptonPitch Perfect 2
Showdown: Universal's 2015 Mid-Budget Hits#2#3#1
 
Chart RankingsFifty Shades of GreyStraight Outta ComptonPitch Perfect 2
All Time Domestic#271#289#210
All Time Worldwide#140#697#442
Opening Weeks#84#143#137
Opening Day Gross#81#121#90
Single Day Gross#120#373#256
Single Day Friday Gross#79#122#91
Single Day Saturday Gross#45#249#133
Single Day Sunday Gross#146#174#182
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#70#83#107
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#67#79#101
Opening Weekends#70#144#106
Opening Weekends - Summer-#88#63
Top 3-Day Grosses#74#137#105
Top 4-Day Grosses#79-#118
Top 6-Day Grosses#87#146#138
Top 7-Day Grosses#90#154#145
Top 5-Day Grosses#85#150#134
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#280#144-
Consecutive Weekends At #1#279#129-
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#929-#656
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#1675#1281#1257
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#2324#1795#1757
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#4432#3622#3558
Rated R#26#29-
Rated R, Opening Weekends#6#9-
Widest Releases#266#752#261
Widest Opening Releases#249-#370
Widest R Rated Releases#10#132-
Fastest to $100 million#89#158#148
Fastest to $150 million#158#187#154
Slowest to $100 million#557#488#498
Opening Weeks Adjusted#125#231#236
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#97#178#143
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#61-#230
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#135#179-
Opening Weekends Adjusted#98#225#178
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer-#147#115
Rated R Adjusted#123#145-
Rated R, Opening Weekends Adjusted#6#25-
 
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