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Battlefield Earth: A Saga of the Year 3000 (2000)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $21,471,685Details
International Box Office $8,253,978
Worldwide Box Office $29,725,663
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$80,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 12th, 2000 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense sci-fi action
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Keywords: Alien Invasion, Prologue, Intertitle, Rebellion, Famously Bad
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,943 $31,112 Jul 14, 2000 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,039 $46,410 Jul 7, 2000 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,448 $131,266 Jun 30, 2000 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,140 $8,155 Jun 23, 2000 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,099 $18,993 Jun 16, 2000 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,547 $71,778 Jun 9, 2000 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,254 $205,745 Jun 2, 2000 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,580 $1,073,097 May 26, 2000 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,561 $3,924,921 May 19, 2000 10
Biggest May Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 272 $11,548,898 May 12, 2000 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,571 $11,548,898 May 12, 2000 3
Widest Opening Weekend 460 3,307 May 12, 2000 3
Movies with Leggiest Opening Weekend 1,714 2.72 May 12, 2000 1
Movies with Most Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,949 36.8% May 12, 2000 1

Cast

   Terl
Barry Pepper    Jonnie Goodboy Tyler
Forest Whitaker    Ker
Kim Coates    Carlo
Sabine Karsenti    Chrissie
Richard Tyson    Robert the Fox
Marie-Josee Croze    Mara
Kelly Preston    Chirk
Shaun Austin-Olsen    Planetship
Michael Byrne    Parson Staffer
Sean Hewitt    Heywood
Michael MacRae    District Manager Zete
Jim Meskimen    Blythe
Christian Tessier    Mickey

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/05/12 2 $11,548,898   3,307 $3,492   $11,548,898 3
2000/05/19 6 $3,924,921 -66% 3,307 $1,187   $18,255,322 10
2000/05/26 12 $1,073,097 -73% 2,587 $415   $20,371,635 17
2000/06/02 22 $205,745 -81% 641 $321   $20,873,239 24
2000/06/09 45 $71,778 -65% 251 $286   $21,062,020 31
2000/06/16 76 $18,993 -74% 95 $200   $21,117,564 38
2000/06/23 85 $8,155 -57% 36 $227   $21,136,468 45
2000/06/30 31 $131,266 +1,510% 268 $490   $21,331,006 52
2000/07/07 53 $46,410 -65% 161 $288   $21,409,475 59
2000/07/14 63 $31,112 -33% 103 $302   $21,471,685 66

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/05/12 2 $4,245,000   3,307 $1,284   $4,245,000 1
2000/05/13 2 $4,319,000 +2% 3,307 $1,306   $8,564,000 2
2000/05/14 2 $2,843,000 -34% 3,307 $860   $11,548,898 3
2000/05/15 2 $852,686 -70% 3,307 $258   $12,401,584 4
2000/05/16 2 $763,616 -10% 3,307 $231   $13,165,200 5
2000/05/17 2 $611,633 -20% 3,307 $185   $13,776,833 6
2000/05/18 2 $553,568 -9% 3,307 $167   $14,330,401 7
2000/05/19 8 $1,090,000 +97% 3,307 $330   $15,420,000 8
2000/05/20 6 $1,267,801 +16% 3,307 $383   $16,688,132 9
2000/05/21 5 $1,132,000 -11% 3,307 $342   $18,255,322 10
2000/05/22 5 $392,207 -65% 3,307 $119   $18,647,529 11
2000/05/23 6 $316,373 -19% 3,307 $96   $18,953,902 12
2000/05/24 10 $171,331 -46% 3,307 $52   $19,125,233 13
2000/05/25 10 $163,305 -5% 3,307 $49   $19,298,538 14
2000/05/29 12 $238,166   2,587 $92   $20,371,635 18
2000/05/30 11 $103,714 -56% 2,587 $40   $20,475,349 19
2000/05/31 11 $95,462 -8% 2,587 $37   $20,570,811 20
2000/06/01 12 $96,683 +1% 2,587 $37   $20,667,494 21
2000/06/04 18 $60,000   641 $94   $20,873,000 24
2000/06/05 16 $28,913 -52% 641 $45   $20,902,152 25
2000/06/06 16 $32,058 +11% 641 $50   $20,934,210 26
2000/06/07 16 $26,581 -17% 641 $41   $20,960,791 27
2000/06/08 17 $29,451 +11% 641 $46   $20,990,242 28

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/05/12 2 $14,330,401   3,307 $4,333   $14,330,401 7
2000/05/19 7 $4,968,137 -65% 3,307 $1,502   $19,298,538 14
2000/05/26 12 $1,368,956 -72% 2,587 $529   $20,667,494 21
2000/06/02 21 $322,748 -76% 641 $504   $20,990,242 28
2000/06/09 47 $108,329 -66% 251 $432   $21,098,571 35
2000/06/16 74 $29,742 -73% 95 $313   $21,128,313 42
2000/06/23 60 $71,427 +140% 36 $1,984   $21,199,740 49
2000/06/30 34 $163,325 +129% 268 $609   $21,363,065 56
2000/07/07 50 $77,508 -53% 161 $481   $21,440,573 63
2000/07/14 70 $31,112 -60% 103 $302   $21,471,685 70

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