'Super 8' Vs. 'Cowboys & Aliens' Showdown

Cloverfield

Battle Los Angeles

Super 8

District 9

Cowboys & Aliens

Pacific Rim







Release Summary

Genre Creature Feature Action Found Footage Alien Invasion 1970s Science Fiction Creature Feature IMAX Chase Alien Invasion Western Alien Invasion Comic Book Adaptation Creature Feature 3D Alien Invasion Robot IMAX
DistributorParamount Pictures Sony Pictures Releasing Paramount Pictures TriStar Pictures Universal Pictures Warner Bros.
Release DateJan 18, 2008Mar 11, 2011Jun 10, 2011Aug 14, 2009Jul 29, 2011Jul 12, 2013
Gross To Date $80,048,433$83,552,429$127,004,179$115,646,235$100,240,551$101,802,906
Production Budget$25,000,000$70,000,000$50,000,000$30,000,000$163,000,000$190,000,000
Running Time1 hr 25 min1 hr 56 min1 hr 52 min1 hr 52 min1 hr 59 min2 hr 11 min
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13PG-13RPG-13PG-13

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $80,048,433$83,552,429$127,004,179$115,646,235$100,240,551$101,802,906
Opening Weekend $40,058,229$35,573,187$35,451,168$37,354,308$36,431,290$37,285,325
Opening % of Total50%42.6%27.9%32.3%36.3%36.6%
Widest Release3,4113,4173,4243,1803,7543,285
Close DateApr 10, 2008Jun 2, 2011Sep 29, 2011Nov 1, 2009Nov 3, 2011Oct 17, 2013
In Release349 days / 49 weeks296 days / 42 weeks205 days / 29 weeks140 days / 20 weeks156 days / 22 weeks173 days / 24 weeks
Weekends at #1111110
Weekends in Top 10346534

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$172,394,180$211,819,354$260,095,986$210,888,950$174,822,325$411,002,906
Foreign Gross$92,345,747$128,266,925$133,091,807$95,242,715$74,581,774$309,200,000
Foreign % of Worldwide53.6%60.6%51.2%45.2%42.7%75.2%
Domestic Gross$80,048,433$83,552,429$127,004,179$115,646,235$100,240,551$101,802,906
Domestic % of Worldwide46.4%39.4%48.8%54.8%57.3%24.8%