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Alien: Resurrection (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $47,795,018Details
International Box Office $112,904,982Details
Worldwide Box Office $160,700,000
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,687 $47,795,018
All Time International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 712 $112,904,982
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 924 $160,700,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 501-600) 503 $47,795,018
All Time International Box Office for R Movies (Rank 101-200) 150 $112,904,982
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 201-300) 222 $160,700,000

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$60,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 26th, 1997 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: R for strong sci-fi violence and gore, some grotesque images, and for language.
Running Time: 109 minutes
Franchise: Alien
Comparisons: vs. Alien: Covenant
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Keywords: Cloning, Corporate Malfeasance, Parasite, Mercenaries
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
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day) 80 $16,474,092 Nov 28, 1997 3
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 62 $31,943,228 Nov 28, 1997 3
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day) 73 $21,574,092 Nov 28, 1997 3
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 73 $41,832,117 Nov 28, 1997 3
Thanksgiving (Opening, 3-Day) 32 $16,474,092 Nov 28, 1997 3
Thanksgiving (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 24 $31,943,228 Nov 28, 1997 3
Thanksgiving (Opening, 5-Day) 32 $21,574,092 Nov 28, 1997 3
Thanksgiving (Opening, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 31 $41,832,117 Nov 28, 1997 3

Cast

   Ellen Ripley
Winona Ryder    Annalee Call
Dan Hedaya    Gen. Perez
Ron Perlman    Johner
Brad Dourif    Dr. Gediman
Michael Wincott    Frank Elgyn
David St. James    Surgeon
Dominique Pinon    Vriess
Gary Dourdan    Christie
J.E. Freeman    Dr. Mason Wren

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Re-recording Mixer    Gregory H. Watkins

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1997/11/28 2 $16,474,092   2,415 $6,822   $25,789,455 1
1997/12/05 2 $6,660,086 -60% 2,449 $2,720   $36,247,479 2
1997/12/12 7 $3,259,415 -51% 2,326 $1,401   $41,506,438 3
1997/12/19 11 $1,293,424 -60% 1,588 $814   $43,996,448 4
1997/12/26 18 $543,068 -58% 616 $882   $45,191,836 5
1998/01/02 21 $443,179 -18% 619 $716   $46,092,778 6
1998/01/09 21 $366,225 -17% 572 $640   $46,619,841 7
1998/01/16 29 $305,053 -17% 442 $690   $47,055,595 8
1998/01/23 33 $145,724 -52% 340 $429   $47,263,778 9
1998/01/30 38 $150,687 +3% 257 $586   $47,474,377 10
1998/02/06 42 $116,992 -22% 244 $479   $47,654,416 11
1998/02/13 58 $43,543 -63% 88 $495   $47,748,610 12

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/11/27 2 $5,100,000   2,411 $2,115   $10,100,000 0
1997/11/28 2 $7,005,000 +37% 2,411 $2,905   $17,105,000 1
1997/11/29 2 $6,420,000 -8% 2,411 $2,663   $23,525,000 2
1997/11/30 2 $3,543,000 -45% 2,415 $1,467   $25,789,455 3
1997/12/01 1 $1,005,954 -72% 2,415 $417   $26,795,409 4
1997/12/02 1 $1,142,220 +14% 2,415 $473   $27,937,629 5
1997/12/03 1 $844,360 -26% 2,415 $350   $28,781,989 6
1997/12/04 1 $805,404 -5% 2,415 $334   $29,587,393 7
1997/12/05 2 $1,990,000 +147% 2,442 $815   $31,577,000 8
1997/12/06 2 $2,864,000 +44% 2,449 $1,169   $34,441,000 9
1997/12/07 2 $1,806,000 -37% 2,449 $737   $36,247,479 10
1997/12/08 2 $492,634 -73% 2,449 $201   $36,740,113 11
1997/12/09 1 $612,804 +24% 2,449 $250   $37,352,917 12
1997/12/10 1 $450,104 -27% 2,449 $184   $37,803,021 13
1997/12/11 2 $444,002 -1% 2,449 $181   $38,247,023 14
1997/12/12 7 $975,000 +120% 2,319 $420   $39,222,000 15
1997/12/13 8 $1,290,000 +32% 2,319 $556   $40,512,000 16
1997/12/14 7 $873,000 -32% 2,326 $375   $41,506,000 17
1997/12/15 5 $264,069 -70% 2,326 $114   $41,770,507 18
1997/12/16 4 $356,439 +35% 2,326 $153   $42,126,946 19
1997/12/17 5 $289,249 -19% 2,326 $124   $42,416,195 20
1997/12/19 10 $370,000   0     $0 22
1997/12/21 7 $0   1,588 $0   $43,996,448 24
1997/12/22 10 $203,078   1,588 $128   $44,199,526 25

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1997/11/28 2 $20,272,030   2,415 $8,394   $29,587,393 1
1997/12/05 3 $8,659,630 -57% 2,449 $3,536   $38,247,023 2
1997/12/12 6 $4,456,001 -49% 2,326 $1,916   $42,703,024 3
1997/12/19 12 $1,945,744 -56% 1,588 $1,225   $44,648,768 4
1997/12/26 18 $1,000,831 -49% 616 $1,625   $45,649,599 5
1998/01/02 27 $604,017 -40% 619 $976   $46,253,616 6
1998/01/09 22 $496,926 -18% 572 $869   $46,750,542 7
1998/01/16 30 $367,512 -26% 442 $831   $47,118,054 8
1998/01/23 32 $205,636 -44% 340 $605   $47,323,690 9
1998/01/30 36 $213,734 +4% 257 $832   $47,537,424 10
1998/02/06 40 $167,643 -22% 244 $687   $47,705,067 11

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