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Alien 3 (1992)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $54,927,174Details
International Box Office $103,572,826Details
Worldwide Box Office $158,500,000
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  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,445 $54,927,174
All Time International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 782 $103,572,826
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 948 $158,500,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 419 $54,927,174
All Time International Box Office for R Movies (Rank 101-200) 168 $103,572,826
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 201-300) 234 $158,500,000

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Production Budget:$55,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 22nd, 1992 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox, released as Alien³
MPAA Rating: R for monster violence, and for language
Franchise: Alien
Comparisons: vs. Predator
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Keywords: Film Noir, Delayed Sequel, Development Hell, Parasite
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 1,247 $50,311,248 Jun 19, 1992 35
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 55 $23,141,188 May 22, 1992 3
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 40 $48,234,042 May 22, 1992 3
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day) 35 $23,141,188 May 22, 1992 3
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 30 $48,234,042 May 22, 1992 3

Cast

   Ellen Ripley
Charles S. Dutton    Dillon
Christopher Fairbank    Murphy
Holt McCallany    Junior
Christopher John Fields    Rains
Ralph Brown    Aaron
Paul McGann    Golic
Charles Dance    Clemens
Lance Henriksen    Bishop II
Pete Postlethwaite    David

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
First Assistant Director    Chris Carreras
First Assistant Director: Los Angeles    Josh McLaglen
Third Assistant Director    Jamie Christopher
Special Effects    Chris Corbould

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1992/05/22 2 $23,141,188   2,227 $10,391   $23,141,188 1
1992/05/29 3 $8,366,727 -64% 2,221 $3,767   $35,208,201 2
1992/06/05 6 $4,011,555 -52% 2,040 $1,966   $42,107,939 3
1992/06/12 7 $2,734,370 -32% 1,975 $1,384   $46,605,194 4
1992/06/19 8 $1,528,605 -44% 1,501 $1,018   $49,497,102 5
1992/06/26 10 $1,001,574 -34% 1,185 $845   $51,312,822 6
1992/07/03 14 $530,431 -47% 782 $678   $52,360,659 7

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1992/05/22 2 $26,841,474   2,227 $12,053   $26,841,474 1
1992/05/29 3 $11,254,910 -58% 2,221 $5,067   $38,096,384 2
1992/06/05 6 $5,774,440 -49% 2,040 $2,831   $43,870,824 3
1992/06/12 7 $4,097,673 -29% 1,975 $2,075   $47,968,497 4
1992/06/19 8 $2,342,751 -43% 1,501 $1,561   $50,311,248 5
1992/06/26 9 $1,518,980 -35% 1,185 $1,282   $51,830,228 6