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Basic Instinct (1992)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $117,727,224Details
International Box Office $234,972,776Details
Worldwide Box Office $352,700,000
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  2. News
  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 509 $117,727,224
All Time International Box Office 264 $234,972,776
All Time Worldwide Box Office 307 $352,700,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 99 $117,727,224
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 39 $234,972,776
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 44 $352,700,000

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 20th, 1992 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: August 27th, 1997 by Live / Artisan
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence and sensuality, and for drug use and language.
Running Time: 128 minutes
Franchise: Basic Instinct
Comparisons: vs. The Sixth Sense
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Keywords: Film Noir
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: France,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 86 $354,468 Aug 21, 1992 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 66 $631,800 Aug 14, 1992 150
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 194 $562,886 Jul 3, 1992 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 178 $792,189 Jun 26, 1992 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 176 $951,125 Jun 19, 1992 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 181 $1,108,665 Jun 12, 1992 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 153 $1,509,950 Jun 5, 1992 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 101 $2,345,436 May 29, 1992 73
Fastest to $100m 577 $101,378,802 May 29, 1992 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 81 $3,215,557 May 22, 1992 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 152 $3,044,895 May 15, 1992 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 145 $4,012,920 May 8, 1992 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 252 $4,042,740 May 1, 1992 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 238 $5,355,420 Apr 24, 1992 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 294 $6,653,950 Apr 17, 1992 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 450 $7,847,500 Apr 10, 1992 24
Fastest to $50m 954 $52,245,944 Apr 3, 1992 21
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 567 $10,115,406 Apr 3, 1992 17
Biggest Domestic April Weekend 261 $10,115,406 Apr 3, 1992 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 710 $13,204,200 Mar 27, 1992 10
Biggest Domestic March Weekend 161 $15,129,385 Mar 20, 1992 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 1,193 $15,129,385 Mar 20, 1992 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,838 1,567 Mar 20, 1992 3

Cast

Jeanne Tripplehorn    Doctor Beth Garner
   Catherine Tramell
   Detective Nick 'Nicky' Curran
Stephen Tobolowsky    Doctor Lamott
James Rebhorn    Dr. McElwaine
Wayne Knight    John Correli
George Dzundza    Gus Morgan
Bruce A. Young    Andrews
Jack McGee    Sheriff
Mitch Pileggi    Internal Affairs Investigator

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Jerry Goldsmith

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/03/20 1 $15,129,385   1,567 $9,655   $15,129,385 3
1992/03/27 2 $13,204,200 -13% 1,770 $7,460   $34,719,110 10
1992/04/03 2 $10,115,406 -23% 1,806 $5,601   $49,116,146 17
1992/04/10 2 $7,847,500 -22% 1,825 $4,300   $60,093,444 24
1992/04/17 1 $6,653,950 -15% 1,823 $3,650   $70,005,019 31
1992/04/24 1 $5,355,420 -20% 1,866 $2,870   $77,976,444 38
1992/05/01 1 $4,042,740 -25% 1,846 $2,190   $83,605,244 45
1992/05/08 1 $4,012,920 -1% 1,884 $2,130   $89,148,498 52
1992/05/15 2 $3,044,895 -24% 1,851 $1,645   $93,721,689 59
1992/05/22 5 $3,215,557 +6% 1,600 $2,010   $98,223,691 66
1992/05/29 6 $2,345,436 -27% 1,524 $1,539   $101,378,802 73
1992/06/05 8 $1,509,950 -36% 1,313 $1,150   $103,845,824 80
1992/06/12 9 $1,108,665 -27% 1,041 $1,065   $105,695,021 87
1992/06/19 10 $951,125 -14% 875 $1,087   $107,273,896 94
1992/06/26 11 $792,189 -17% 801 $989   $108,648,808 101
1992/07/03 13 $562,886 -29% 653 $862   $109,651,445 108
1992/08/14 17 $631,800   648 $975   $115,154,129 150
1992/08/21 22 $354,468 -44% 436 $813   $115,881,197 157

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/03/20 1 $21,514,910   1,567 $13,730   $21,514,910 7
1992/03/27 2 $17,485,830 -19% 1,770 $9,879   $39,000,740 14
1992/04/03 1 $13,245,204 -24% 1,806 $7,334   $52,245,944 21
1992/04/10 2 $11,105,125 -16% 1,825 $6,085   $63,351,069 28
1992/04/17 1 $9,269,955 -17% 1,823 $5,085   $72,621,024 35
1992/04/24 1 $6,941,480 -25% 1,866 $3,720   $79,562,504 42
1992/05/01 1 $5,573,074 -20% 1,846 $3,019   $85,135,578 49
1992/05/08 1 $5,541,216 -1% 1,884 $2,941   $90,676,794 56
1992/05/15 2 $4,331,340 -22% 1,851 $2,340   $95,008,134 63
1992/05/22 5 $4,025,232 -7% 1,600 $2,516   $99,033,366 70
1992/05/29 6 $3,302,508 -18% 1,524 $2,167   $102,335,874 77
1992/06/05 8 $2,250,482 -32% 1,313 $1,714   $104,586,356 84
1992/06/12 10 $1,736,415 -23% 1,041 $1,668   $106,322,771 91
1992/06/19 9 $1,533,848 -12% 875 $1,753   $107,856,619 98
1992/06/26 10 $1,231,940 -20% 801 $1,538   $109,088,559 105
1992/08/14 16 $1,004,400   648 $1,550   $115,526,729 154