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'Inception' Vs. 'Gravity' '

Both are big-budget original sci-fi movies from Warner Bros. that wound up earning over $200 million at the U.S. box office.


Movie Summary
Inception

Gravity
GenreSci-Fi ActionSci-Fi Thriller
StudioWarner Bros.Warner Bros.
Release DateJuly 16, 2010October 4, 2013
Domestic Gross$292,576,195$274,092,705
Production Budget$160 million$100 million
Running Time2 hrs. 28 min.1 hr. 31 min.
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13
MPAA Reasonsequences of violence and action throughout.intense perilous sequences, some disturbing images and brief strong language.
 

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Domestic SummaryInceptionGravity
Total Gross$292,576,195$274,092,705
Opening Weekend*$62,785,337$55,785,112
Theaters3,7923,575
Average$16,557$15,604
Opening % of Total21.5%20.4%
Second Weekend Drop-32.0%-22.6%
Widest Release3,7923,820
Close DateJanuary 6, 2011May 8, 2014
In Release175 days / 25 weeks217 days / 31 weeks
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryInceptionGravity
Worldwide Gross$825,532,764$723,192,705
Foreign Gross$532,956,569$449,100,000
Foreign % of Worldwide64.6%62.1%
Domestic Gross$292,576,195$274,092,705
Domestic % of Worldwide35.4%37.9%
 
Genres & FranchisesInceptionGravity
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)#31#37
Showdown: 'Inception' Vs. 'Gravity' '#1#2
 
Chart RankingsInceptionGravity
All Time Domestic#64#78
All Time Worldwide#51#75
Opening Weeks#84#148
Opening Day Gross#121#189
Single Day Gross#413#366
Single Day Friday Gross#131#216
Single Day Saturday Gross#163#142
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#164#183
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#146#162
Opening Weekends#117#145
Ninth Weekends#120#142
Top 10-Day Grosses#78#115
Top 3-Day Grosses#113#140
Top 7-Day Grosses#92#157
Top 9-Day Grosses#77#119
Top 5-Day Grosses#104#158
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#105#111
Consecutive Weekends At #1#91#96
Second Weekends#57#54
Third Weekends#41#28
Fourth Weekends#36#24
Fifth Weekends#46#29
Sixth Weekends#71#54
Seventh Weekends#127#76
Eighth Weekends#74#163
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#112#49
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#246#99
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#385#159
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1198#674
Rated PG-13#42#50
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#78#92
Widest Releases#143#133
Widest Opening Releases#129#245
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#71#130
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#78#71
Fastest to $100 million#92#121
Fastest to $150 million#78#105
Fastest to $200 million#69#86
Fastest to $250 million#59#82
Slowest to $100 million#512#483
Slowest to $200 million#94#77
Best Picture Nomination Effect#178#151
Opening Weeks Adjusted#121#250
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#223#239
Opening Weekends Adjusted#158#253
Second Weekends Adjusted#81#106
Third Weekends Adjusted#81#76
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#89#87
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#148#132
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#185#180
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#67#88
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#108#153
 
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