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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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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 510 $117,727,224
All Time International Box Office 266 $234,972,776
All Time Worldwide Box Office 308 $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
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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
Fastest to $100m 578 $101,378,802 May 29, 1992 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 81 $3,215,557 May 22, 1992 66
Fastest to $50m 955 $52,245,944 Apr 3, 1992 21

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