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2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $56,700,000Details
International Box Office $12,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $68,700,000
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Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
96% - Certified Fresh
89% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$10,500,000
Domestic Releases: April 2nd, 1968 (Wide)
Video Release: June 30th, 1993 by MGM Video
Running Time: 141 minutes
Franchise: 2001
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Keywords: Artificial Intelligence, Visual Effects, Moonbase
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction


Keir Dullea    Dr. David 'Dave' Bowman, Mission Commander
Gary Lockwood    Dr. Frank Poole, Astronaut
William Sylvester    Dr. Heywood R. Floyd, National Council of Astronautics
Daniel Richter    Moonwatcher
Leonard Rossiter    Dr. Andre Smyslov
Margaret Tyzack    Elena
Robert Beatty    Dr. Halvorsen, Lunar Administrator
Sean Sullivan    Dr. Roy Michaels, Geophysicist
Douglas Rain    HAL 9000

Production and Technical Credits


Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
7/26/2009721,182 21,182$401,398$401,398839
11/29/20092056,497 125,359$1,070,616$2,375,543857
7/11/2010177,868 145,386$149,104$2,755,039889
7/18/2010177,238-8% 152,624$137,155$2,892,194890
7/25/2010119,369+29% 161,993$177,549$3,069,743891

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