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'District 9' Vs. 'Elysium'


Movie Summary
District 9

Elysium
GenreSci-FiSci-Fi
StudioTriStarTriStar
Release DateAugust 14, 2009August 9, 2013
Domestic Gross$115,646,235$93,050,117
Production Budget$30 million$115 million
Running Time1 hr. 53 min.1 hr. 49 min.
MPAA RatingRR
MPAA Reasonbloody violence and pervasive languagestrong bloody violence and language throughout.
 

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Domestic SummaryDistrict 9Elysium
Total Gross$115,646,235$93,050,117
Opening Weekend*$37,354,308$29,807,393
Theaters3,0493,284
Average$12,251$9,077
Opening % of Total32.3%32.0%
Second Weekend Drop-51.2%-54.1%
Widest Release3,1803,284
Close DateNovember 1, 2009November 24, 2013
In Release84 days / 12 weeks108 days / 15 weeks
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryDistrict 9Elysium
Worldwide Gross$210,819,611$286,140,700
Foreign Gross$95,173,376$193,090,583
Foreign % of Worldwide45.1%67.5%
Domestic Gross$115,646,235$93,050,117
Domestic % of Worldwide54.9%32.5%
 
People SummaryDistrict 9Elysium
Actor: Sharlto Copley#2#3
Director: Neill Blomkamp#1#2
Writer: Neill Blomkamp#1#2
 
Genres & FranchisesDistrict 9Elysium
Genre: Sci-Fi Chase#9#11
Showdown: 'District 9' Vs. 'Elysium'#1#2
Showdown: Blomkamp Battle#1#2
 
Chart RankingsDistrict 9Elysium
All Time Domestic#557#768
All Time Worldwide#708#484
Opening Weeks#345#524
Opening Weekends#370#532
Opening Weekends - August#19#29
Labor Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#85#106
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#573#670
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#1105#1263
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1543#1750
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#3225#3555
Rated R#103#178
Rated R, Opening Weekends#51#111
Widest Releases#755#621
Widest Opening Releases#892#576
Widest R Rated Openings#185#72
Widest R Rated Releases#127#89
Opening Weeks Adjusted#438#686
Opening Weekends Adjusted - August#23#40
Opening Weekends Adjusted#448#714
Rated R, Opening Weekends Adjusted#77#168
 
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