Planet 51

An alien civilization is invaded by Astronaut Chuck Baker, who believes that the planet was uninhabited. Wanted by the military, Baker must get back to his ship before it goes into orbit without him.

Grosses

Domestic (39.9%)
$42,194,060
Summary Details
DistributorSony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
See full company information
Opening$12,286,129
3,035 theaters
Budget$70,000,000
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 31 min
GenresAdventure Animation Comedy Family Sci-Fi
In Release407 days/58 weeks
Widest Release3,035 theaters
DateRankWeekly %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeek
Nov 20-265$18,268,768-3,035-$6,019$18,268,7681
Nov 27-Dec 37$11,397,235-37.6%3,035-$3,755$29,666,0032
Dec 4-109$5,209,365-54.3%2,904-131$1,793$34,875,3683
Dec 11-1713$2,811,265-46%2,570-334$1,093$37,686,6334
Dec 18-2416$1,422,492-49.4%468-2,102$3,039$39,109,1255
Dec 25-3131$301,433-78.8%209-259$1,442$39,410,5586
Jan 1-732$195,547-35.1%209-$935$39,606,1057
Jan 8-1436$95,494-51.2%132-77$723$39,701,5998
Jan 15-2123$592,026+520%371+239$1,595$40,293,6259
Jan 22-2828$394,841-33.3%308-63$1,281$40,688,46610
Jan 29-Feb 427$345,298-12.5%282-26$1,224$41,033,76411
Feb 5-1130$282,843-18.1%268-14$1,055$41,316,60712
Feb 12-1828$309,789+9.5%226-42$1,370$41,626,39613
Feb 19-2533$214,868-30.6%206-20$1,043$41,841,26414
Feb 26-Mar 440$150,309-30%354+148$424$41,991,57315
Mar 5-1141$120,843-19.6%354-$341$42,112,13716
Mar 12-1845$81,923-32.2%94-260$871$42,194,06017