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2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $56,700,000Details
International Box Office $12,000,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $68,700,000
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office 1,360 $56,700,000
All Time International Box Office 3,085 $12,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 1,920 $68,700,000

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$10,500,000
Domestic Releases: April 2nd, 1968 (Wide)
International Releases: November 21st, 2014 (Limited), released as 2001: A Space Odyssey (Re: 2014) (United Kingdom)
Video Release: June 30th, 1993 by MGM Video
Running Time: 141 minutes
Franchise: 2001
Comparisons: vs. Gravity
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Keywords: Visual Effects, Artificial Intelligence, Moonbase, First Contact
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


Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

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Weekly 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