The Blair Witch Project

Three film students vanish after traveling into a Maryland forest to film a documentary on the local Blair Witch legend, leaving only their footage behind.


Domestic (56.5%)
Summary Details
DistributorArtisan Entertainment
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Runtime1 hr 21 min
Opening Weekend$1,512,054
27 theaters
GenresHorror Mystery
Release Date (Wide)Jul 16, 1999 (Jul 30, 1999)
Widest Release2,538 theaters
In Release175 days/25 weeks
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Sep 6, 1999
Labor Day
Oct 18, 1999Monday19$34,680--717$48$140,047,64195
Oct 19, 1999Tuesday16$41,498+19.7%-717$57$140,089,13996
Oct 20, 1999Wednesday17$39,508-4.8%-717$55$140,128,64797
Oct 21, 1999Thursday17$41,184+4.2%-717$57$140,162,54698
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