Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

An ancient prophecy seems to be coming true when a mysterious presence begins stalking the corridors of a school of magic and leaving its victims paralyzed.

Grosses

Domestic (29.8%)
$261,988,482
Summary Details
DistributorWarner Bros.
See full company information
Opening$88,357,488
3,682 theaters
Budget$100,000,000
MPAAPG
Running Time2 hr 41 min
GenresAdventure Family Fantasy Mystery
In Release412 days/58 weeks
Widest Release3,682 theaters
ChartRanking
Top Opening Weekends By Month - November14
Largest Post-Thanksgiving Weekend Drops14
Top Opening Weekends by MPAA Rating - PG16
Top Opening Weekends By Season - Holiday season18
Top Opening Weekends by MPAA Rating - G/PG18
Slowest to $100–$900 Million - $250M21
Holiday Weekends - Thanksgiving 3-Day29
Holiday Weekends - Thanksgiving 5-Day29
Top Weekends: 2nd – 12th - 3RD41
Top Opening Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends70
Top Single Day Non-Opening Grosses by Day of the Week - Saturday73
Top Weekend Theater Averages - All Weekends - Wide78
Opening Weekends82
Top Single Day Non-Opening Grosses by Day of the Week - Sunday83
Top Opening Grosses by Days in Release - 3-days87
Top Opening Grosses by Days in Release - 2-days88
Opening Weeks89
Top Weekends: 2nd – 12th - 2ND92
Fastest to $100–$900 Million - $200M94
Top Opening Grosses by Days in Release - 4-days98
Top Weekends: 2nd – 12th - 7TH98
Top Opening Grosses by Days in Release - 10-days101
Top Weekends: 2nd – 12th - 8TH101
Top Opening Grosses by Days in Release - 9-days104
Top Opening Grosses by Days in Release - 5-days107
Opening Days107
Fastest to $100–$900 Million - $250M109
Fastest to $100–$900 Million - $150M111
Top Opening Grosses by Days in Release - 8-days111
Top Opening Grosses by Days in Release - 6-days112
Top Opening Grosses by Days in Release - 7-days115
Fastest to $100–$900 Million - $100M116
Widest Openings by MPAA Rating - PG120
Slowest to $100–$900 Million - $200M120
Widest Releases by MPAA Rating - PG127
Widest Openings by MPAA Rating - G/PG132
Widest Releases by MPAA Rating - G/PG140
Top Single Day Non-Opening Grosses by Day of the Week - Friday151
Top Single Day Non-Opening Grosses by Day of the Week - Wednesday179
Top Single Day Non-Opening Grosses by Day of the Week - Thursday179
Top Holiday Single Day Grosses - New Year's Day181