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'Inception' Vs. 'Gravity' '

Both are big-budget original sci-fi movies from Warner Bros. that wound up earning over $200 million at the U.S. box office.


Movie Summary
Inception

Gravity
GenreSci-Fi ActionSci-Fi Thriller
StudioWarner Bros.Warner Bros.
Release DateJuly 16, 2010October 4, 2013
Domestic Gross$292,576,195$274,092,705
Production Budget$160 million$100 million
Running Time2 hrs. 28 min.1 hr. 31 min.
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13
MPAA Reasonsequences of violence and action throughout.intense perilous sequences, some disturbing images and brief strong language.
 

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Domestic SummaryInceptionGravity
Total Gross$292,576,195$274,092,705
Opening Weekend*$62,785,337$55,785,112
Theaters3,7923,575
Average$16,557$15,604
Opening % of Total21.5%20.4%
Second Weekend Drop-32.0%-22.6%
Widest Release3,7923,820
Close DateJanuary 6, 2011May 8, 2014
In Release175 days / 25 weeks217 days / 31 weeks
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryInceptionGravity
Worldwide Gross$828,322,032$723,192,705
Foreign Gross$535,745,837$449,100,000
Foreign % of Worldwide64.7%62.1%
Domestic Gross$292,576,195$274,092,705
Domestic % of Worldwide35.3%37.9%
 
Genres & FranchisesInceptionGravity
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)#50#56
Showdown: 'Inception' Vs. 'Gravity' '#1#2
 
Chart RankingsInceptionGravity
All Time Domestic#84#98
All Time Adjusted#208#269
All Time Worldwide#72#103
Opening Weeks#113#186
Opening Day Gross#157#234
Single Day Gross#539#479
Single Day Friday Gross#175#277
Single Day Saturday Gross#207#185
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#172#193
Opening Weekends#148#184
Ninth Weekends#131#156
Top 10-Day Grosses#103#147
Top 3-Day Grosses#144#177
Top 7-Day Grosses#119#197
Top 9-Day Grosses#103#151
Top 5-Day Grosses#136#199
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#110#120
Consecutive Weekends At #1#97#105
Second Weekends#79#74
Third Weekends#57#41
Fourth Weekends#48#35
Fifth Weekends#57#38
Sixth Weekends#84#65
Seventh Weekends#144#88
Eighth Weekends#82#178
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#129#60
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#273#117
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#416#180
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1265#718
Rated PG-13#55#63
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#99#119
Widest Releases#224#211
Widest Opening Releases#201#348
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#110#183
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#124#115
Fastest to $100 million#119#154
Fastest to $150 million#105#135
Fastest to $200 million#89#112
Fastest to $250 million#78#104
Slowest to $100 million#577#542
Slowest to $200 million#109#86
Best Picture Nomination Effect#200#167
Opening Weeks Adjusted#141#287
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#259#275
Opening Weekends Adjusted#184#289
Second Weekends Adjusted#96#122
Third Weekends Adjusted#92#87
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#99#97
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#157#139
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#196#191
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#74#101
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#126#179
 
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