The Day the Earth Stood Still

A remake of the 1951 classic science fiction film about an alien visitor and his giant robot counterpart who visit Earth.

Grosses

Domestic (34%)
$79,366,978
Summary Details
DistributorTwentieth Century Fox
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Runtime1 hr 44 min
Opening Weekend$30,480,153
3,560 theaters
GenresDrama Sci-Fi Thriller
Widest Release3,560 theaters
In Release385 days/55 weeks
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Dec 12, 2008Friday1$11,614,781--3,560$3,262$11,614,7811
Dec 13, 2008Saturday1$11,920,581+2.6%-3,560$3,348$23,535,3622
Dec 14, 2008Sunday1$6,944,791-41.7%-3,560$1,950$30,480,1533
Dec 15, 2008Monday1$2,336,980-66.3%-3,560$656$32,817,1334
Dec 16, 2008Tuesday1$2,078,861-11%-3,560$583$34,895,9945
Dec 17, 2008Wednesday1$1,805,033-13.2%-3,560$507$36,701,0276
Dec 18, 2008Thursday1$1,775,857-1.6%-3,560$498$38,476,8847
Dec 19, 2008Friday4$2,864,867+61.3%-75.3%3,560$804$41,341,7518
Dec 20, 2008Saturday3$4,008,237+39.9%-66.4%3,560$1,125$45,349,9889
Dec 21, 2008Sunday3$3,017,001-24.7%-56.6%3,560$847$48,366,98910
Dec 22, 2008Monday4$1,782,139-40.9%-23.7%3,560$500$50,149,12811
Dec 23, 2008Tuesday4$1,701,041-4.6%-18.2%3,560$477$51,850,16912
Dec 24, 2008Wednesday5$1,163,462-31.6%-35.5%3,560$326$53,013,63113
Dec 25, 2008
Christmas Day
Thursday8$2,768,754+138%+55.9%2,402$1,152$55,782,38514
Dec 26, 2008Friday8$2,787,527+0.7%-2.7%2,402$1,160$58,569,91215
Dec 27, 2008Saturday8$2,868,383+2.9%-28.4%2,402$1,194$61,438,29516
Dec 28, 2008Sunday8$2,041,889-28.8%-32.3%2,402$850$63,480,18417
Dec 29, 2008Monday8$1,371,130-32.8%-23.1%2,402$570$64,851,31418
Dec 30, 2008Tuesday8$1,323,112-3.5%-22.2%2,402$550$66,174,42619
Dec 31, 2008
New Year's Eve
Wednesday9$1,112,419-15.9%-4.4%2,402$463$67,286,84520
Jan 1, 2009
New Year's Day
Thursday8$2,087,713+87.7%-24.6%2,402$869$69,374,55821
Jan 2, 2009Friday8$1,931,475-7.5%-30.7%2,337$826$71,306,03322
Jan 3, 2009Saturday8$1,990,176+3%-30.6%2,337$851$73,296,20923
Jan 4, 2009Sunday10$1,128,047-43.3%-44.8%2,337$482$74,424,25624
Jan 5, 2009Monday11$372,248-67%-72.9%2,337$159$74,796,50425
Jan 6, 2009Tuesday10$352,281-5.4%-73.4%2,337$150$75,148,78526
Jan 7, 2009Wednesday10$327,759-7%-70.5%2,337$140$75,476,54427
Jan 8, 2009Thursday10$303,065-7.5%-85.5%2,337$129$75,779,60928
Jan 9, 2009Friday15$480,479+58.5%-75.1%1,512$317$76,260,08829
Jan 10, 2009Saturday15$689,012+43.4%-65.4%1,512$455$76,949,10030
Jan 11, 2009Sunday17$381,138-44.7%-66.2%1,512$252$77,330,23831
Jan 12, 2009Monday16$130,405-65.8%-65%1,512$86$77,460,64332
Jan 13, 2009Tuesday17$126,803-2.8%-64%1,512$83$77,587,44633
Jan 14, 2009Wednesday17$120,290-5.1%-63.3%1,512$79$77,707,73634
Jan 15, 2009Thursday17$124,630+3.6%-58.9%1,512$82$77,832,36635
Jan 16, 2009Friday27$120,519-3.3%-74.9%311$387$77,952,88536
Jan 17, 2009Saturday28$205,932+70.9%-70.1%311$662$78,158,81737
Jan 18, 2009Sunday28$132,183-35.8%-65.3%311$425$78,291,00038
Jan 19, 2009
MLK Day
Monday28$79,300-40%-39.2%311$254$78,370,30039
Jan 20, 2009Tuesday26$34,659-56.3%-72.7%311$111$78,404,95940
Jan 21, 2009Wednesday26$34,007-1.9%-71.7%311$109$78,438,96641
Jan 22, 2009Thursday27$31,895-6.2%-74.4%311$102$78,470,86142
Jan 23, 2009Friday33$36,779+15.3%-69.5%185$198$78,507,64043
Jan 24, 2009Saturday33$63,092+71.5%-69.4%185$341$78,570,73244
Jan 25, 2009Sunday33$38,351-39.2%-71%185$207$78,609,08345
Jan 26, 2009Monday31$10,806-71.8%-86.4%185$58$78,619,88946
Jan 27, 2009Tuesday31$11,096+2.7%-68%185$59$78,630,98547
Jan 28, 2009Wednesday31$10,532-5.1%-69%185$56$78,641,51748
Jan 29, 2009Thursday31$11,178+6.1%-65%185$60$78,652,69549
Jan 30, 2009Friday34$38,836+247.4%+5.6%201$193$78,691,53150
Jan 31, 2009Saturday34$64,351+65.7%+2%201$320$78,755,88251
Feb 1, 2009Sunday34$25,584-60.2%-33.3%201$127$78,781,46652
Feb 2, 2009Monday33$11,727-54.2%+8.5%201$58$78,793,19353
Feb 3, 2009Tuesday32$14,484+23.5%+30.5%201$72$78,807,67754
Feb 4, 2009Wednesday33$12,504-13.7%+18.7%201$62$78,820,18155
Feb 5, 2009Thursday33$12,732+1.8%+13.9%201$63$78,832,91356
Feb 6, 2009Friday37$37,322+193.1%-3.9%196$190$78,870,23557
Feb 7, 2009Saturday36$67,486+80.8%+4.9%196$344$78,937,72158
Feb 8, 2009Sunday35$42,800-36.6%+67.3%196$218$78,980,52159
Feb 9, 2009Monday33$13,500-68.5%+15.1%196$68$78,994,02160
Feb 10, 2009Tuesday34$12,373-8.3%-14.6%196$63$79,006,39461
Feb 11, 2009Wednesday34$11,986-3.1%-4.1%196$61$79,018,38062
Feb 12, 2009Thursday34$14,201+18.5%+11.5%196$72$79,032,58163
Feb 13, 2009Friday40$16,410+15.6%-56%98$167$79,048,99164
Feb 14, 2009Saturday39$41,226+151.2%-38.9%98$420$79,090,21765
Feb 15, 2009Sunday38$28,147-31.7%-34.2%98$287$79,118,36466
Feb 16, 2009
Presidents' Day
Monday38$17,929-36.3%+32.8%98$182$79,136,29367
Feb 17, 2009Tuesday39$8,114-54.7%-34.4%98$82$79,144,40768
Feb 18, 2009Wednesday38$7,922-2.4%-33.9%98$80$79,152,32969
Feb 19, 2009Thursday39$8,546+7.9%-39.8%98$87$79,160,87570
Feb 20, 2009Friday43$14,019+64%-14.6%72$194$79,174,89471
Feb 21, 2009Saturday42$24,272+73.1%-41.1%72$337$79,199,16672
Feb 22, 2009Sunday40$16,371-32.6%-41.8%72$227$79,215,53773
Feb 23, 2009Monday43$5,148-68.6%-71.3%72$71$79,220,68574
Feb 24, 2009Tuesday40$5,946+15.5%-26.7%72$82$79,226,63175
Feb 25, 2009Wednesday40$6,262+5.3%-21%72$86$79,232,89376
Feb 26, 2009Thursday42$6,612+5.6%-22.6%72$91$79,239,50577
Feb 27, 2009Friday44$12,716+92.3%-9.3%58$219$79,252,22178
Feb 28, 2009Saturday44$21,345+67.9%-12.1%58$368$79,273,56679
Mar 1, 2009Sunday43$13,401-37.2%-18.1%58$231$79,286,96780
Mar 2, 2009Monday42$5,138-61.7%-0.2%58$88$79,292,10581
Mar 3, 2009Tuesday43$5,497+7%-7.6%58$94$79,297,60282
Mar 4, 2009Wednesday42$5,352-2.6%-14.5%58$92$79,302,95483
Mar 5, 2009Thursday41$5,840+9.1%-11.7%58$100$79,308,79484