The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, journeyman Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."

Grosses

Domestic (48.9%)
$51,085,416
Summary Details
DistributorWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
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Opening$21,103,203
3,133 theaters
Budget$50,000,000
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 49 min
GenresAdventure Comedy Sci-Fi
In Release247 days/35 weeks
Widest Release3,133 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Apr 29, 2005Friday1$7,828,025--3,133$2,498$7,828,0251
Apr 30, 2005Saturday1$8,508,117+8.7%-3,133$2,715$16,336,1422
May 1, 2005Sunday1$4,767,061-44%-3,133$1,521$21,103,2033
May 2, 2005Monday1$1,427,420-70.1%-3,133$455$22,530,6234
May 3, 2005Tuesday1$1,258,703-11.8%-3,133$401$23,789,3265
May 4, 2005Wednesday1$1,133,207-10%-3,133$361$24,922,5336
May 5, 2005Thursday1$1,066,917-5.8%-3,133$340$25,989,4507
May 6, 2005Friday3$2,880,449+170%-63.2%3,133$919$28,869,8998
May 7, 2005Saturday3$4,122,958+43.1%-51.5%3,133$1,315$32,992,8579
May 8, 2005Sunday2$2,789,241-32.3%-41.5%3,133$890$35,782,09810
May 9, 2005Monday4$712,757-74.4%-50.1%3,133$227$36,494,85511
May 10, 2005Tuesday4$682,204-4.3%-45.8%3,133$217$37,177,05912
May 11, 2005Wednesday4$643,151-5.7%-43.2%3,133$205$37,820,21013
May 12, 2005Thursday4$646,770+0.6%-39.4%3,133$206$38,466,98014
May 13, 2005Friday7$1,371,392+112%-52.4%2,770$495$39,838,37215
May 14, 2005Saturday7$2,222,311+62%-46.1%2,770$802$42,060,68316
May 15, 2005Sunday7$1,456,235-34.5%-47.8%2,770$525$43,516,91817
May 16, 2005Monday7$407,757-72%-42.8%2,770$147$43,924,67518
May 17, 2005Tuesday7$387,946-4.9%-43.1%2,770$140$44,312,62119
May 18, 2005Wednesday8$332,819-14.2%-48.3%2,770$120$44,645,44020
May 19, 2005Thursday9$202,309-39.2%-68.7%2,211$91$44,847,74921
May 20, 2005Friday9$571,353+182.4%-58.3%2,211$258$45,419,10222
May 21, 2005Saturday9$857,350+50.1%-61.4%2,211$387$46,276,45223
May 22, 2005Sunday9$626,201-27%-57%2,211$283$46,902,65324
May 23, 2005Monday9$254,348-59.4%-37.6%2,211$115$47,157,00125
May 24, 2005Tuesday9$205,699-19.1%-47%2,211$93$47,362,70026
May 25, 2005Wednesday9$208,497+1.4%-37.4%2,211$94$47,571,19727
May 26, 2005Thursday9$247,377+18.6%+22.3%2,211$111$47,818,57428
May 27, 2005Friday11$180,623-27%-68.4%801$225$47,999,19729
May 28, 2005Saturday11$269,817+49.4%-68.5%801$336$48,269,01430
May 29, 2005Sunday11$272,308+0.9%-56.5%801$339$48,541,32231
May 30, 2005
Memorial Day
Monday11$235,244-13.6%-7.5%801$293$48,776,56632
May 31, 2005Tuesday11$80,408-65.8%-60.9%801$100$48,856,97433
Jun 1, 2005Wednesday12$61,832-23.1%-70.3%801$77$48,918,80634
Jun 2, 2005Thursday12$66,813+8.1%-73%801$83$48,985,61935