The Darkest Hour

In Moscow, five young people lead the charge against an alien race who have attacked Earth via our power supply.

Grosses

Domestic (33.2%)
$21,443,494
Summary Details
DistributorSummit Entertainment
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Runtime1 hr 29 min
Opening Weekend$2,993,519
2,324 theaters
GenresAction Adventure Horror Sci-Fi Thriller
Widest Release2,327 theaters
In Release373 days/53 weeks
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Dec 25, 2011
Christmas Day
Sunday8$2,993,519--2,324$1,288$2,993,5191
Dec 26, 2011Monday8$2,068,960-30.9%-2,324$890$5,062,4792
Dec 27, 2011Tuesday9$1,461,990-29.3%-2,324$629$6,524,4693
Dec 28, 2011Wednesday9$1,242,087-15%-2,324$534$7,766,5564
Dec 29, 2011Thursday9$1,208,166-2.7%-2,327$519$8,974,7225
Dec 30, 2011Friday9$1,656,459+37.1%-2,327$711$10,631,1816
Dec 31, 2011
New Year's Eve
Saturday10$1,041,303-37.1%-2,327$447$11,672,4847
Jan 1, 2012
New Year's Day
Sunday9$1,465,479+40.7%-51%2,327$629$13,137,9638
Jan 2, 2012Monday9$1,077,671-26.5%-47.9%2,327$463$14,215,6349
Jan 3, 2012Tuesday9$587,176-45.5%-59.8%2,327$252$14,802,81010
Jan 4, 2012Wednesday9$406,926-30.7%-67.2%2,327$174$15,209,73611
Jan 5, 2012Thursday9$356,553-12.4%-70.5%2,327$153$15,566,28912
Jan 6, 2012Friday11$1,070,660+200.3%-35.4%2,163$494$16,636,94913
Jan 7, 2012Saturday11$1,393,600+30.2%+33.8%2,163$644$18,030,54914
Jan 8, 2012Sunday10$660,056-52.6%-55%2,163$305$18,690,60515
Jan 9, 2012Monday11$186,360-71.8%-82.7%2,163$86$18,876,96516
Jan 10, 2012Tuesday12$216,582+16.2%-63.1%2,163$100$19,093,54717
Jan 11, 2012Wednesday12$181,470-16.2%-55.4%2,163$83$19,275,01718
Jan 12, 2012Thursday12$174,157-4%-51.2%2,163$80$19,449,17419
Jan 13, 2012Friday16$305,381+75.3%-71.5%1,182$258$19,754,55520
Jan 14, 2012Saturday16$447,674+46.6%-67.9%1,182$378$20,202,22921
Jan 15, 2012Sunday17$326,244-27.1%-50.6%1,182$276$20,528,47322
Jan 16, 2012
MLK Day
Monday19$185,550-43.1%-0.4%1,182$156$20,714,02323
Jan 17, 2012Tuesday18$62,900-66.1%-71%1,182$53$20,776,92324
Jan 18, 2012Wednesday18$58,239-7.4%-67.9%1,182$49$20,835,16225
Jan 19, 2012Thursday20$56,429-3.1%-67.6%1,182$47$20,891,59126
Jan 20, 2012Friday27$51,652-8.5%-83.1%301$171$20,943,24327
Jan 21, 2012Saturday28$89,211+72.7%-80.1%301$296$21,032,45428
Jan 22, 2012Sunday27$42,173-52.7%-87.1%301$140$21,074,62729
Jan 23, 2012Monday29$13,405-68.2%-92.8%301$44$21,088,03230
Jan 24, 2012Tuesday31$13,722+2.4%-78.2%301$45$21,101,75431
Jan 25, 2012Wednesday30$13,334-2.8%-77.1%301$44$21,115,08832
Jan 26, 2012Thursday32$13,393+0.4%-76.3%301$44$21,128,48133
Jan 27, 2012Friday39$11,873-11.3%-77%87$136$21,140,35434
Jan 28, 2012Saturday39$21,071+77.5%-76.4%87$242$21,161,42535
Jan 29, 2012Sunday40$9,823-53.4%-76.7%87$112$21,171,24836
Jan 30, 2012Monday38$2,752-72%-79.5%87$31$21,174,00037
Jan 31, 2012Tuesday40$3,749+36.2%-72.7%87$43$21,177,74938
Feb 1, 2012Wednesday38$3,066-18.2%-77%87$35$21,180,81539
Feb 2, 2012Thursday39$3,395+10.7%-74.7%87$39$21,184,21040
Feb 3, 2012Friday44$5,689+67.6%-52.1%39$145$21,189,89941
Feb 4, 2012Saturday42$10,159+78.6%-51.8%39$260$21,200,05842
Feb 5, 2012Sunday43$3,706-63.5%-62.3%39$95$21,203,76443
Feb 6, 2012Monday43$1,606-56.7%-41.6%39$41$21,205,37044
Feb 7, 2012Tuesday43$2,048+27.5%-45.4%39$52$21,207,41845
Feb 8, 2012Wednesday43$1,635-20.2%-46.7%39$41$21,209,05346
Feb 9, 2012Thursday44$1,556-4.8%-54.2%39$39$21,210,60947
Feb 10, 2012Friday50$1,907+22.6%-66.5%18$105$21,212,51648
Feb 11, 2012Saturday50$2,944+54.4%-71%18$163$21,215,46049
Feb 12, 2012Sunday50$2,029-31.1%-45.3%18$112$21,217,48950
Feb 13, 2012Monday49$582-71.3%-63.8%18$32$21,218,07151
Feb 14, 2012Tuesday49$1,360+133.7%-33.6%18$75$21,219,43152
Feb 15, 2012Wednesday48$744-45.3%-54.5%18$41$21,220,17553
Feb 16, 2012Thursday48$830+11.6%-46.7%18$46$21,221,00554
Feb 17, 2012Friday38$24,620+2,866.3%+1,191%113$217$21,245,62555
Feb 18, 2012Saturday39$41,466+68.4%+1,308.5%113$366$21,287,09156
Feb 19, 2012Sunday39$32,605-21.4%+1,506.9%113$288$21,319,69657
Feb 20, 2012
Presidents' Day
Monday39$17,255-47.1%+2,864.8%113$152$21,336,95158
Feb 21, 2012Tuesday37$9,033-47.6%+564.2%113$79$21,345,98459
Feb 22, 2012Wednesday37$7,905-12.5%+962.5%113$69$21,353,88960
Feb 23, 2012Thursday37$7,348-7%+785.3%113$65$21,361,23761
Feb 24, 2012Friday42$17,439+137.3%-29.2%94$185$21,378,67662
Feb 25, 2012Saturday41$29,936+71.7%-27.8%94$318$21,408,61263
Feb 26, 2012Sunday41$18,193-39.2%-44.2%94$193$21,426,80564
Feb 27, 2012Monday40$4,867-73.2%-71.8%94$51$21,431,67265
Feb 28, 2012Tuesday39$5,259+8.1%-41.8%94$55$21,436,93166
Feb 29, 2012Wednesday41$4,713-10.4%-40.4%94$50$21,441,64467
Mar 1, 2012Thursday48$1,850-60.7%-74.8%94$19$21,443,49468
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