The Descent

A caving expedition goes horribly wrong, as the explorers become trapped and ultimately pursued by a strange breed of predators.

Grosses

Domestic (45.6%)
$26,024,456
Summary Details
DistributorLionsgate
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Opening$8,911,330
2,095 theaters
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 39 min
GenresAdventure Horror Thriller
In Release150 days/21 weeks
Widest Release2,095 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Aug 4, 2006Friday3$3,389,298--2,095$1,617$3,389,2981
Aug 5, 2006Saturday5$3,058,274-9.8%-2,095$1,459$6,447,5722
Aug 6, 2006Sunday5$2,463,758-19.4%-2,095$1,176$8,911,3303
Aug 7, 2006Monday5$1,209,860-50.9%-2,095$577$10,121,1904
Aug 8, 2006Tuesday6$1,015,811-16%-2,095$484$11,137,0015
Aug 9, 2006Wednesday7$880,136-13.4%-2,095$420$12,017,1376
Aug 10, 2006Thursday5$909,975+3.4%-2,095$434$12,927,1127
Aug 11, 2006Friday8$1,465,233+61%-56.8%2,095$699$14,392,3458
Aug 12, 2006Saturday9$1,721,532+17.5%-43.7%2,095$821$16,113,8779
Aug 13, 2006Sunday7$1,429,697-17%-42%2,095$682$17,543,57410
Aug 14, 2006Monday7$670,834-53.1%-44.6%2,095$320$18,214,40811
Aug 15, 2006Tuesday7$621,498-7.4%-38.8%2,095$296$18,835,90612
Aug 16, 2006Wednesday7$547,907-11.8%-37.7%2,095$261$19,383,81313
Aug 17, 2006Thursday8$499,037-8.9%-45.2%2,095$238$19,882,85014
Aug 18, 2006Friday11$724,255+45.1%-50.6%1,720$421$20,607,10515
Aug 19, 2006Saturday13$963,116+33%-44.1%1,720$559$21,570,22116
Aug 20, 2006Sunday12$749,898-22.1%-47.5%1,720$435$22,320,11917
Aug 21, 2006Monday11$317,504-57.7%-52.7%1,720$184$22,637,62318
Aug 22, 2006Tuesday11$291,826-8.1%-53%1,720$169$22,929,44919
Aug 23, 2006Wednesday12$270,669-7.2%-50.6%1,720$157$23,200,11820
Aug 24, 2006Thursday12$261,385-3.4%-47.6%1,720$151$23,461,50321
Aug 25, 2006Friday16$308,043+17.9%-57.5%859$358$23,769,54622
Aug 26, 2006Saturday17$403,797+31.1%-58.1%859$470$24,173,34323
Aug 27, 2006Sunday17$294,251-27.1%-60.8%859$342$24,467,59424
Aug 28, 2006Monday17$114,803-61%-63.8%859$133$24,582,39725
Aug 29, 2006Tuesday19$109,585-4.5%-62.4%859$127$24,691,98226
Aug 30, 2006Wednesday19$101,326-7.5%-62.6%859$117$24,793,30827
Aug 31, 2006Thursday18$94,800-6.4%-63.7%859$110$24,888,10828
Sep 1, 2006Friday24$107,608+13.5%-65.1%426$252$24,995,71629
Sep 2, 2006Saturday24$152,426+41.6%-62.3%426$357$25,148,14230
Sep 3, 2006Sunday25$154,249+1.2%-47.6%426$362$25,302,39131
Sep 4, 2006
Labor Day
Monday28$93,097-39.6%-18.9%426$218$25,395,48832
Sep 5, 2006Tuesday22$37,035-60.2%-66.2%426$86$25,432,52333
Sep 6, 2006Wednesday21$33,334-10%-67.1%426$78$25,465,85734
Sep 7, 2006Thursday21$32,945-1.2%-65.2%426$77$25,498,80235
Sep 8, 2006Friday29$50,750+54%-52.8%256$198$25,549,55236
Sep 9, 2006Saturday30$78,014+53.7%-48.8%256$304$25,627,56637
Sep 10, 2006Sunday31$43,923-43.7%-71.5%256$171$25,671,48938
Sep 11, 2006Monday27$15,416-64.9%-83.4%256$60$25,686,90539
Sep 12, 2006Tuesday28$15,348-0.4%-58.6%256$59$25,702,25340
Sep 13, 2006Wednesday27$15,918+3.7%-52.2%256$62$25,718,17141
Sep 14, 2006Thursday28$15,707-1.3%-52.3%256$61$25,733,87842
Sep 15, 2006Friday38$17,838+13.6%-64.9%104$171$25,751,71643
Sep 16, 2006Saturday38$26,916+50.9%-65.5%104$258$25,778,63244
Sep 17, 2006Sunday37$16,361-39.2%-62.8%104$157$25,794,99345
Sep 18, 2006Monday36$5,821-64.4%-62.2%104$55$25,800,81446
Sep 19, 2006Tuesday34$6,680+14.8%-56.5%104$64$25,807,49447
Sep 20, 2006Wednesday35$5,756-13.8%-63.8%104$55$25,813,25048
Sep 21, 2006Thursday36$5,168-10.2%-67.1%104$49$25,818,41849
Sep 22, 2006Friday46$8,581+66%-51.9%66$130$25,826,99950
Sep 23, 2006Saturday46$13,377+55.9%-50.3%66$202$25,840,37651
Sep 24, 2006Sunday45$7,973-40.4%-51.3%66$120$25,848,34952
Sep 25, 2006Monday40$2,265-71.6%-61.1%66$34$25,850,61453
Sep 26, 2006Tuesday41$2,378+5%-64.4%66$36$25,852,99254
Sep 27, 2006Wednesday41$2,628+10.5%-54.3%66$39$25,855,62055
Sep 28, 2006Thursday45$2,242-14.7%-56.6%66$33$25,857,86256
Sep 29, 2006Friday34$18,993+747.1%+121.3%156$121$25,876,85557
Sep 30, 2006Saturday34$31,177+64.1%+133.1%156$199$25,908,03258
Oct 1, 2006Sunday32$23,073-26%+189.4%156$147$25,931,10559
Oct 2, 2006Monday30$8,324-63.9%+267.5%156$53$25,939,42960
Oct 3, 2006Tuesday30$8,135-2.3%+242.1%156$52$25,947,56461
Oct 4, 2006Wednesday30$7,517-7.6%+186%156$48$25,955,08162
Oct 5, 2006Thursday30$8,265+10%+268.6%156$52$25,963,34663
Oct 6, 2006Friday37$12,543+51.8%-34%156$80$25,975,88964
Oct 7, 2006Saturday37$16,776+33.7%-46.2%156$107$25,992,66565
Oct 8, 2006Sunday37$13,243-21.1%-42.6%89$148$26,005,90866
Oct 9, 2006
Columbus Day
Monday34$6,203-53.2%-25.5%89$69$26,012,11167
Oct 10, 2006Tuesday33$5,437-12.3%-33.2%89$61$26,017,54868
Oct 11, 2006Wednesday34$3,525-35.2%-53.1%89$39$26,021,07369
Oct 12, 2006Thursday34$3,383-4%-59.1%89$38$26,024,45670