Sinister (2012)

Washed-up true crime writer Ellison Oswalt finds a box of super 8 home movies in his new home that suggest the murder that he is currently researching is the work of a serial killer whose work dates back to the 1960s.

All Releases

Domestic (58.3%)
$48,086,903
International (41.7%)
$34,428,210
Worldwide
$82,515,113
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorLionsgate
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Domestic Opening$18,007,634
Budget$3,000,000
Earliest Release DateOctober 5, 2012 (United Kingdom)
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 50 min
GenresHorror Mystery Thriller

Domestic

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
DomesticOct 12, 2012$18,007,634$48,086,903

Europe, Middle East, and Africa

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
United KingdomOct 5, 2012$2,317,026$10,603,856
FranceNov 7, 2012$1,489,681$3,261,878
SpainOct 31, 2012$811,706$2,539,312
GermanyNov 22, 2012$287,099$1,237,963
NetherlandsNov 15, 2012$215,850$801,435
ItalyMar 14, 2013$392,805$690,505
NorwayOct 31, 2012$106,732$558,958
BelgiumNov 7, 2012$104,027$406,267
AustriaNov 23, 2012$82,952$391,816
SwedenNov 30, 2012$78,373$322,272
Czech RepublicNov 1, 2012$56,396$252,546
DenmarkNov 1, 2012$74,362$245,104
United Arab EmiratesNov 8, 2012$152,768$236,677
FinlandOct 26, 2012$33,044$214,614
TurkeyMar 29, 2013$61,178$190,313
PolandNov 23, 2012$65,886$178,095
SlovakiaNov 1, 2012$41,784$136,248
EgyptDec 19, 2012$19,670$98,326
PortugalNov 8, 2012$27,904$79,629
HungaryDec 6, 2012$21,283$53,708
CroatiaNov 22, 2012$15,098$42,752
IcelandJan 4, 2013$11,646$29,870

Latin America

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
BrazilOct 12, 2012$265,968$2,156,508
MexicoOct 12, 2012$493,892$1,813,699
ArgentinaOct 25, 2012$179,672$839,290
ChileNov 1, 2012$132,857$491,729
ColombiaNov 9, 2012$115,491$479,356
VenezuelaDec 7, 2012$122,260$458,175
PeruOct 18, 2012$166,865$379,985
UruguayDec 7, 2012$9,839$102,728
EcuadorDec 7, 2012$33,631$97,533
BoliviaDec 20, 2012$15,206$60,291

Asia Pacific

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
Russia/CISOct 11, 2012$2,097,889$2,097,889
MalaysiaOct 18, 2012$370,746$1,234,385
SingaporeOct 11, 2012$246,900$616,377
PhilippinesOct 10, 2012$227,218$347,046
ThailandOct 18, 2012$123,466$323,184
South KoreaNov 15, 2012$183,958$229,837
Hong KongNov 22, 2012$42,239$128,054