Sinister

Washed-up true crime writer Ellison Oswalt finds a box of super 8 home movies in his new home that suggest the murder that he is currently researching is the work of a serial killer whose work dates back to the 1960s.

Grosses

Domestic (58.3%)
$48,086,903
Summary Details
DistributorLionsgate
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Opening$18,007,634
2,527 theaters
Budget$3,000,000
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 50 min
GenresHorror Mystery Thriller
In Release446 days/63 weeks
Widest Release2,542 theaters
DateRankWeekly %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeek
Oct 12-183$22,920,168-2,527-$9,070$22,920,1681
Oct 19-256$11,524,787-49.7%2,542+15$4,533$34,444,9552
Oct 26-Nov 17$7,097,419-38.4%2,347-195$3,024$41,542,3743
Nov 2-812$3,511,864-50.5%1,882-465$1,866$45,054,2384
Nov 9-1512$1,941,012-44.7%1,554-328$1,249$46,995,2505
Nov 16-2221$618,832-68.1%127-1,427$4,872$47,614,0826
Nov 23-2936$115,245-81.4%127-$907$47,729,3277
Nov 30-Dec 647$57,963-49.7%88-39$658$47,787,2908
Dec 7-1347$52,776-8.9%77-11$685$47,840,0669
Dec 14-2030$119,783+127%184+107$650$47,959,84910
Dec 21-2752$56,935-52.5%82-102$694$48,016,78411
Dec 28-Jan 3, 201347$70,119+23.2%82-$855$48,086,90312