Beowulf

The warrior Beowulf must fight and defeat the monster Grendel, who is terrorizing Denmark, and later, Grendel's Mother, who begins killing out of revenge.

Grosses

Domestic (41.9%)
$82,280,579
Summary Details
DistributorParamount Pictures
See full company information
Opening$27,515,871
3,153 theaters
Budget$150,000,000
MPAAPG-13
Running Time1 hr 55 min
GenresAction Adventure Animation Fantasy
In Release412 days/58 weeks
Widest Release3,249 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Nov 16-181$27,515,871-3,153-$8,726$27,515,8711
Nov 21-25
Thanksgiving 5-Day
3$23,587,404-3,218-$7,329$56,633,8211
Nov 22-25
Thanksgiving 4-Day
3$20,120,720-3,218-$6,252$56,633,8211
Nov 23-25
Thanksgiving 3-Day
3$16,538,666-39.9%3,218+65$5,139$56,633,8211
Nov 30-Dec 2
Post-Thanksgiving
2$8,208,565-50.4%3,249+31$2,526$68,939,9863
Dec 7-95$4,536,667-44.7%2,976-273$1,524$76,119,8224
Dec 14-1612$1,380,513-69.6%1,659-1,317$832$79,259,3945
Dec 21-2320$374,112-72.9%352-1,307$1,062$80,420,5146
Dec 21-25
Christmas long wknd
22$539,831-352-$1,533$80,586,233-
Dec 28-3022$301,577-19.4%290-62$1,039$81,080,1547
Dec 28-Jan 1, 2008
New Year's long wknd
23$426,623-290-$1,471$81,205,200-
Jan 4-626$206,417-31.6%215-75$960$81,512,6928
Jan 11-1334$133,273-35.4%126-89$1,057$81,736,6599
Jan 18-2033$185,113+38.9%251+125$737$81,978,83510
Jan 18-21
MLK wknd
33$220,990-251-$880$82,014,712-
Jan 25-2738$101,380-45.2%214-37$473$82,161,96911
Feb 1-343$85,364-15.8%---$82,280,57912