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Dark City (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $14,435,076Details
International Box Office $12,821,985Details
Worldwide Box Office $27,257,061
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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 4,011 $14,435,076
All Time International Box Office 3,033 $12,821,985
All Time Worldwide Box Office 3,620 $27,257,061
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 1,278 $14,435,076
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 949 $12,821,985
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 1,121 $27,257,061

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$27,000,000
Domestic Releases: February 27th, 1998 (Wide) by New Line
Video Release: July 29th, 1998 by New Line Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for violent images and some sexuality
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Keywords: Faulty Memory, Film Noir
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,799 $32,545 Apr 17, 1998 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 3,528 $75,143 Apr 10, 1998 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 3,306 $170,787 Apr 3, 1998 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,050 $142,257 Mar 27, 1998 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,757 $415,245 Mar 20, 1998 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,306 $1,443,008 Mar 13, 1998 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,138 $2,837,941 Mar 6, 1998 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,784 $5,576,953 Feb 27, 1998 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 1,127 2.86 Feb 27, 1998 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,217 35.0% Feb 27, 1998 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,585 1,754 Feb 27, 1998 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,491 $14,435,076 Feb 27, 1998 0

Cast

Jennifer Connelly    Emma Murdoch
Melissa George    May
William Hurt    Inspector Frank Bumstead
Richard O'Brien   
Rufus Sewell    John Murdoch
Kiefer Sutherland    Dr. Schreber

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/02/27 4 $5,576,953   1,754 $3,180   $5,576,953 3
1998/03/06 9 $2,837,941 -49% 1,754 $1,618   $10,190,659 10
1998/03/13 10 $1,443,008 -49% 1,520 $949   $12,591,256 17
1998/03/20 17 $415,245 -71% 512 $811   $13,562,437 24
1998/03/27 30 $142,257 -66% 187 $761   $13,868,907 31
1998/04/03 28 $170,787 +20% 378 $452   $14,096,581 38
1998/04/10 43 $75,143 -56% 146 $515   $14,266,827 45
1998/04/17 60 $32,545 -57% 90 $362   $14,337,579 52

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/02/27 3 $1,950,000   1,754 $1,112   $1,950,000 1
1998/02/28 4 $2,245,000 +15% 1,754 $1,280   $4,195,000 2
1998/03/01 4 $1,476,000 -34% 1,754 $842   $5,577,000 3
1998/03/02 3 $458,983 -69% 1,754 $262   $6,035,936 4
1998/03/03 4 $500,942 +9% 1,754 $286   $6,536,878 5
1998/03/04 4 $383,773 -23% 1,754 $219   $6,920,651 6
1998/03/05 4 $382,259 n/c 1,754 $218   $7,302,910 7
1998/03/06 8 $805,000 +111% 1,754 $459   $8,158,000 8
1998/03/07 9 $1,180,000 +47% 1,754 $673   $9,338,000 9
1998/03/08 10 $793,000 -33% 1,754 $452   $10,190,659 10
1998/03/09 9 $245,158 -69% 1,754 $140   $10,435,817 11
1998/03/10 9 $145,000 -41% 1,754 $83   $10,706,000 12
1998/03/11 9 $217,407 +50% 1,754 $124   $10,912,626 13
1998/03/12 9 $219,514 +1% 1,754 $125   $11,132,140 14
1998/03/13 10 $415,000 +89% 1,520 $273   $11,563,000 15
1998/03/16 10 $155,416   1,520 $102   $12,746,671 18
1998/03/17 10 $145,272 -7% 1,520 $96   $12,891,943 19

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/02/27 4 $7,352,718   1,754 $4,192   $7,352,718 7
1998/03/06 9 $3,795,530 -48% 1,754 $2,164   $11,148,248 14
1998/03/13 10 $1,998,944 -47% 1,520 $1,315   $13,147,192 21
1998/03/20 17 $579,458 -71% 512 $1,132   $13,726,650 28
1998/03/27 30 $199,144 -66% 187 $1,065   $13,925,794 35
1998/04/03 28 $265,890 +34% 378 $703   $14,191,684 42
1998/04/10 43 $113,350 -57% 146 $776   $14,305,034 49

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
7/11/2010187,208 7,208$72,012$72,012624