The Happening

A science teacher, his wife, and a young girl struggle to survive a plague that causes those infected to commit suicide.

Grosses

Domestic (39.5%)
$64,506,874
Summary Details
DistributorTwentieth Century Fox
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Opening$30,517,109
2,986 theaters
Budget$48,000,000
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 31 min
GenresDrama Mystery Sci-Fi Thriller
In Release202 days/28 weeks
Widest Release2,986 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Jun 13, 2008Friday2$13,091,901--2,986$4,384$13,091,9011
Jun 14, 2008Saturday3$10,336,648-21%-2,986$3,461$23,428,5492
Jun 15, 2008Sunday3$7,088,560-31.4%-2,986$2,373$30,517,1093
Jun 16, 2008Monday3$3,131,387-55.8%-2,986$1,048$33,648,4964
Jun 17, 2008Tuesday3$2,450,829-21.7%-2,986$820$36,099,3255
Jun 18, 2008Wednesday3$2,185,793-10.8%-2,986$732$38,285,1186
Jun 19, 2008Thursday3$1,982,231-9.3%-2,986$663$40,267,3497
Jun 20, 2008Friday5$3,270,084+65%-75%2,986$1,095$43,537,4338
Jun 21, 2008Saturday5$3,984,231+21.8%-61.5%2,986$1,334$47,521,6649
Jun 22, 2008Sunday5$3,227,831-19%-54.5%2,986$1,080$50,749,49510
Jun 23, 2008Monday5$1,297,044-59.8%-58.6%2,986$434$52,046,53911
Jun 24, 2008Tuesday5$1,150,044-11.3%-53.1%2,986$385$53,196,58312
Jun 25, 2008Wednesday5$1,018,964-11.4%-53.4%2,986$341$54,215,54713
Jun 26, 2008Thursday7$997,359-2.1%-49.7%2,986$334$55,212,90614
Jun 27, 2008Friday8$1,184,856+18.8%-63.8%2,483$477$56,397,76215
Jun 28, 2008Saturday8$1,533,302+29.4%-61.5%2,483$617$57,931,06416
Jun 29, 2008Sunday8$1,189,790-22.4%-63.1%2,483$479$59,120,85417
Jun 30, 2008Monday9$549,173-53.8%-57.7%2,483$221$59,670,02718
Jul 1, 2008Tuesday10$392,716-28.5%-65.9%2,483$158$60,062,74319
Jul 2, 2008Wednesday12$238,963-39.2%-76.5%1,803$132$60,301,70620
Jul 3, 2008Thursday12$313,134+31%-68.6%1,803$173$60,614,84021
Jul 4, 2008
Independence Day
Friday13$348,318+11.2%-70.6%1,795$194$60,963,15822
Jul 5, 2008Saturday12$629,632+80.8%-58.9%1,795$350$61,592,79023
Jul 6, 2008Sunday12$460,939-26.8%-61.3%1,795$256$62,053,72924
Jul 7, 2008Monday12$222,523-51.7%-59.5%1,795$123$62,276,25225
Jul 8, 2008Tuesday12$221,657-0.4%-43.6%1,795$123$62,497,90926
Jul 9, 2008Wednesday12$213,185-3.8%-10.8%1,795$118$62,711,09427
Jul 10, 2008Thursday12$198,906-6.7%-36.5%1,795$110$62,910,00028
Jul 11, 2008Friday17$139,393-29.9%-60%510$273$63,049,39329
Jul 12, 2008Saturday17$181,388+30.1%-71.2%510$355$63,230,78130
Jul 13, 2008Sunday17$125,689-30.7%-72.7%510$246$63,356,47031
Jul 14, 2008Monday17$57,035-54.6%-74.4%510$111$63,413,50532
Jul 15, 2008Tuesday17$56,713-0.6%-74.4%510$111$63,470,21833
Jul 16, 2008Wednesday17$55,005-3%-74.2%510$107$63,525,22334
Jul 17, 2008Thursday17$45,532-17.2%-77.1%510$89$63,570,75535
Jul 18, 2008Friday19$55,578+22.1%-60.1%242$229$63,626,33336
Jul 19, 2008Saturday21$63,841+14.9%-64.8%242$263$63,690,17437
Jul 20, 2008Sunday21$46,351-27.4%-63.1%242$191$63,736,52538
Jul 21, 2008Monday19$20,715-55.3%-63.7%242$85$63,757,24039
Jul 22, 2008Tuesday20$20,808+0.4%-63.3%242$85$63,778,04840
Jul 23, 2008Wednesday19$20,046-3.7%-63.6%242$82$63,798,09441
Jul 24, 2008Thursday20$20,485+2.2%-55%242$84$63,818,57942
Jul 25, 2008Friday22$42,930+109.6%-22.8%211$203$63,861,50943
Jul 26, 2008Saturday23$55,162+28.5%-13.6%211$261$63,916,67144
Jul 27, 2008Sunday22$40,412-26.7%-12.8%211$191$63,957,08345
Jul 28, 2008Monday22$17,347-57.1%-16.3%211$82$63,974,43046
Jul 29, 2008Tuesday22$18,218+5%-12.4%211$86$63,992,64847
Jul 30, 2008Wednesday22$18,426+1.1%-8.1%211$87$64,011,07448
Jul 31, 2008Thursday22$17,004-7.7%-17%211$80$64,028,07849
Aug 1, 2008Friday26$24,071+41.6%-43.9%151$159$64,052,14950
Aug 2, 2008Saturday27$34,613+43.8%-37.3%151$229$64,086,76251
Aug 3, 2008Sunday22$56,663+63.7%+40.2%151$375$64,143,42552
Aug 4, 2008Monday25$14,525-74.4%-16.3%151$96$64,157,95053
Aug 5, 2008Tuesday25$13,878-4.5%-23.8%151$91$64,171,82854
Aug 6, 2008Wednesday28$11,935-14%-35.2%151$79$64,183,76355
Aug 7, 2008Thursday29$12,365+3.6%-27.3%151$81$64,196,12856
Aug 8, 2008Friday30$25,173+103.6%+4.6%134$187$64,221,30157
Aug 9, 2008Saturday31$31,362+24.6%-9.4%134$234$64,252,66358
Aug 10, 2008Sunday31$23,388-25.4%-58.7%134$174$64,276,05159
Aug 11, 2008Monday29$12,411-46.9%-14.6%134$92$64,288,46260
Aug 12, 2008Tuesday30$12,346-0.5%-11%134$92$64,300,80861
Aug 13, 2008Wednesday31$10,864-12%-9%134$81$64,311,67262
Aug 14, 2008Thursday28$11,840+9%-4.2%134$88$64,323,51263
Aug 15, 2008Friday35$22,537+90.3%-10.5%65$346$64,346,04964
Aug 16, 2008Saturday36$25,773+14.4%-17.8%65$396$64,371,82265
Aug 17, 2008Sunday37$13,119-49.1%-43.9%65$201$64,384,94166
Aug 18, 2008Monday33$6,968-46.9%-43.9%65$107$64,391,90967
Aug 19, 2008Tuesday36$6,359-8.7%-48.5%65$97$64,398,26868
Aug 20, 2008Wednesday35$6,200-2.5%-42.9%65$95$64,404,46869
Aug 21, 2008Thursday37$5,944-4.1%-49.8%65$91$64,410,41270
Aug 22, 2008Friday43$8,286+39.4%-63.2%46$180$64,418,69871
Aug 23, 2008Saturday43$12,855+55.1%-50.1%46$279$64,431,55372
Aug 24, 2008Sunday43$6,569-48.9%-49.9%46$142$64,438,12273
Aug 25, 2008Monday42$2,827-57%-59.4%46$61$64,440,94974
Aug 26, 2008Tuesday42$2,496-11.7%-60.7%46$54$64,443,44575
Aug 27, 2008Wednesday43$2,683+7.5%-56.7%46$58$64,446,12876
Aug 28, 2008Thursday42$3,193+19%-46.3%46$69$64,449,32177
Aug 29, 2008Friday45$6,612+107.1%-20.2%25$264$64,455,93378
Aug 30, 2008Saturday45$10,152+53.5%-21%25$406$64,466,08579
Aug 31, 2008Sunday40$19,511+92.2%+197%25$780$64,485,59680
Sep 1, 2008
Labor Day
Monday51$1,947-90%-31.1%25$77$64,487,54381
Sep 2, 2008Tuesday46$744-61.8%-70.2%25$29$64,488,28782
Sep 3, 2008Wednesday45$968+30.1%-63.9%25$38$64,489,25583
Sep 4, 2008Thursday46$779-19.5%-75.6%25$31$64,490,03484