'Twilight' Vs. 'The Hunger Games'

The Twilight Saga: New Moon

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1

The Hunger Games

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

Release Summary

Genre Drama Fantasy Romance Drama Fantasy Romance Adventure Drama Fantasy Romance Action Adventure Sci-Fi Thriller Action Adventure Mystery Sci-Fi Thriller Action Adventure Sci-Fi Thriller
DistributorSummit Entertainment (pre Lionsgate) Summit Entertainment (pre Lionsgate) Summit Entertainment (pre Lionsgate) Lionsgate Films Lionsgate Films Lionsgate Films
Release DateNov 20, 2009Jun 30, 2010Nov 18, 2011Mar 23, 2012Nov 22, 2013Nov 21, 2014
Domestic Gross $296,623,634$300,531,751$281,287,133$408,010,692$424,668,047$337,135,885
Production Budget$50,000,000$68,000,000$110,000,000$78,000,000$130,000,000$125,000,000
Running Time2 hr 10 min2 hr 4 min1 hr 57 min2 hr 22 min2 hr 26 min2 hr 3 min
MPAA RatingRated PG-13 for some violence and actionRated PG-13 for intense sequences of action and violence, and some sensualityRated PG-13 for disturbing images, violence, sexuality/partial nudity and some thematic elementsRated PG-13 for intense violent thematic material and disturbing images - all involving teensRated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some frightening images, thematic elements, a suggestive situation and languageRated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some disturbing images and thematic material

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $296,623,634$300,531,751$281,287,133$408,010,692$424,668,047$337,135,885
Opening Weekend $142,839,137$64,832,191$138,122,261$152,535,747$158,074,286$121,897,634
Opening % of Total48.2%21.6%49.1%37.4%37.2%36.2%
Widest Release4,1244,4684,0664,1374,1634,151
Close DateApr 1, 2010Oct 21, 2010Feb 23, 2012Sep 6, 2012Apr 3, 2014Mar 19, 2015
In Release407 days / 58 weeks185 days / 26 weeks410 days / 58 weeks284 days / 40 weeks405 days / 57 weeks406 days / 58 weeks
Weekends at #1213423
Weekends in Top 105551078

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$709,827,462$698,491,347$712,205,856$694,394,724$865,011,746$755,356,711
Foreign Gross$413,203,828$397,959,596$430,918,723$286,384,032$440,343,699$418,220,826
Foreign % of Worldwide58.2%57%60.5%41.2%50.9%55.4%
Domestic Gross$296,623,634$300,531,751$281,287,133$408,010,692$424,668,047$337,135,885
Domestic % of Worldwide41.8%43%39.5%58.8%49.1%44.6%