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District 9







Release Summary

Genre Environmentalist Alien Invasion IMAX Remake Global Warming Chase Thriller Near Future Person vs. Machine Robot Book Adaptation Science Fiction Creature Feature Found Footage Action Alien Invasion Satire Book Adaptation Science Fiction Action Alien Invasion Chase
Distributor20th Century Fox Film Corporation 20th Century Fox Film Corporation Paramount Pictures Sony Pictures Releasing Sony Pictures Releasing TriStar Pictures
Release DateDec 12, 2008Jul 16, 2004Jan 18, 2008Mar 11, 2011Nov 7, 1997Aug 14, 2009
Gross To Date $79,366,978$144,801,023$80,048,433$83,552,429$54,814,377$115,646,235
Production Budget$80,000,000$120,000,000$25,000,000$70,000,000$105,000,000$30,000,000
Running Time1 hr 44 min1 hr 55 min1 hr 25 min1 hr 56 min2 hr 9 min1 hr 52 min
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13RR

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $79,366,978$144,801,023$80,048,433$83,552,429$54,814,377$115,646,235
Opening Weekend $30,480,153$52,179,887$40,058,229$35,573,187$22,058,773$37,354,308
Opening % of Total38.4%36%50%42.6%40.2%32.3%
Widest Release3,5603,4943,4113,4172,9713,180
Close DateApr 2, 2009Dec 30, 2004Apr 10, 2008Jun 2, 2011Nov 1, 2009
In Release385 days / 55 weeks175 days / 25 weeks349 days / 49 weeks296 days / 42 weeks56 days / 8 weeks140 days / 20 weeks
Weekends at #1111111
Weekends in Top 10453455

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$233,093,859$353,133,898$172,394,180$211,819,354$54,814,377$210,888,950
Foreign Gross$153,726,881$208,332,875$92,345,747$128,266,925$95,242,715
Foreign % of Worldwide66%59%53.6%60.6%0%45.2%
Domestic Gross$79,366,978$144,801,023$80,048,433$83,552,429$54,814,377$115,646,235
Domestic % of Worldwide34%41%46.4%39.4%100%54.8%