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Galaxy Quest (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $71,423,726Details
International Box Office $19,100,000
Worldwide Box Office $90,523,726
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
90% - Certified Fresh
Audience
78% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$45,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 24th, 1999 (Wide) by Dreamworks SKG
Video Release: May 12th, 2009 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG for some action violence, mild language and sensuality
Comparisons: vs. The World's End
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Keywords: Spoof
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: DreamWorks Pictures

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 392 $121,039 Apr 28, 2000 128
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 453 $136,884 Apr 21, 2000 121
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 345 $227,719 Apr 14, 2000 114
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 302 $335,000 Apr 7, 2000 107
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,167 $86,857 Mar 24, 2000 93
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,152 $120,354 Mar 17, 2000 86
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 918 $217,120 Mar 10, 2000 79
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 664 $404,514 Mar 3, 2000 72
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 512 $738,484 Feb 25, 2000 65
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 369 $1,619,047 Feb 18, 2000 58
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 399 $2,180,374 Feb 11, 2000 51
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 341 $3,312,708 Feb 4, 2000 44
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 531 $3,402,102 Jan 28, 2000 37
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 595 $4,538,535 Jan 21, 2000 30
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,097 $50,928,000 Jan 21, 2000 28
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 361 $8,543,011 Jan 14, 2000 23
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 785 $8,022,853 Jan 7, 2000 16
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,083 $9,705,901 Dec 31, 1999 9
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,370 $7,012,630 Dec 24, 1999 2
Widest Opening Weekend 1,704 2,412 Dec 24, 1999 2

Cast

   Jason Nesmith/Commander Peter Quincy Taggart
   Gwen DeMarco/Lt. Tawny Madison
Tony Shalhoub    Fred Kwan/Tech Sergeant Chen
Daryl Mitchell    Tommy Webber/Lt. Laredo
Enrico Colantoni    Thermian Cmdr. Mathesar
Sam Rockwell    Guy Fleegman
Missi Pyle    Laliari
Wayne Pére    Lieutenant Lathe
Alan Rickman    Alexander Dane/Dr. Lazarus of Tev'Meck

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    David Newman
Dialogue Editor    Ewa Sztompke

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/12/24 7 $7,012,630   2,412 $2,907   $7,012,630 2
1999/12/31 6 $9,705,901 +38% 2,442 $3,975   $27,311,918 9
2000/01/07 5 $8,022,853 -17% 2,450 $3,275   $38,454,133 16
2000/01/14 6 $8,543,011 +6% 2,450 $3,487   $48,758,680 23
2000/01/21 6 $4,538,535 -47% 2,259 $2,009   $54,291,729 30
2000/01/28 7 $3,402,102 -25% 2,209 $1,540   $58,796,534 37
2000/02/04 7 $3,312,708 -3% 1,939 $1,708   $62,940,730 44
2000/02/11 9 $2,180,374 -34% 1,589 $1,372   $65,761,041 51
2000/02/18 17 $1,619,047 -26% 1,186 $1,365   $67,994,316 58
2000/02/25 19 $738,484 -54% 817 $904   $69,016,725 65
2000/03/03 25 $404,514 -45% 525 $771   $69,586,306 72
2000/03/10 30 $217,120 -46% 381 $570   $69,903,123 79
2000/03/17 37 $120,354 -45% 171 $704   $70,130,408 86
2000/03/24 44 $86,857 -28% 145 $599   $70,263,430 93
2000/04/07 22 $335,000   503 $666   $70,705,055 107
2000/04/14 25 $227,719 -32% 427 $533   $70,982,171 114
2000/04/21 36 $136,884 -40% 306 $447   $71,233,682 121
2000/04/28 36 $121,039 -12% 263 $460   $71,423,726 128

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/12/25 4 $3,310,000   2,410 $1,373   $3,310,000 1
1999/12/26 6 $3,600,000 +9% 2,410 $1,494   $6,910,000 2
1999/12/27 6 $2,695,834 -25% 2,412 $1,118   $9,708,465 3
1999/12/28 7 $2,534,493 -6% 2,412 $1,051   $12,242,958 4
1999/12/29 7 $2,524,307 n/c 2,412 $1,047   $14,767,265 5
1999/12/30 6 $2,794,735 +11% 2,412 $1,159   $17,562,000 6
1999/12/31 4 $2,349,000 -16% 2,445 $961   $19,911,000 7
2000/01/01 6 $4,564,000 +94% 2,445 $1,867   $24,475,000 8
2000/01/02 6 $2,935,000 -36% 2,442 $1,202   $27,311,918 9
2000/01/03 6 $1,093,281 -63% 2,442 $448   $28,405,200 10
2000/01/04 6 $743,274 -32% 2,442 $304   $29,148,474 11
2000/01/05 8 $542,244 -27% 2,442 $222   $29,790,718 12
2000/01/06 6 $640,563 +18% 2,442 $262   $30,431,281 13
2000/01/07 5 $2,137,000 +234% 2,450 $872   $32,568,000 14
2000/01/08 5 $3,788,000 +77% 2,450 $1,546   $36,356,000 15
2000/01/09 5 $2,170,000 -43% 2,450 $886   $38,454,133 16
2000/01/10 5 $440,111 -80% 2,450 $180   $38,894,245 17
2000/01/11 6 $467,539 +6% 2,450 $191   $39,361,784 18
2000/01/12 6 $421,348 -10% 2,450 $172   $39,783,132 19
2000/01/13 5 $431,538 +2% 2,450 $176   $40,214,670 20
2000/01/14 7 $1,617,000 +275% 2,450 $660   $41,831,670 21
2000/01/15 6 $3,014,000 +86% 2,450 $1,230   $44,845,670 22
2000/01/16 6 $2,160,066 -28% 2,450 $882   $47,005,736 23
2000/01/17 3 $1,752,845 -19% 2,450 $715   $48,758,581 24
2000/01/18 7 $370,477 -79% 2,450 $151   $49,129,158 25
2000/01/19 6 $304,612 -18% 2,450 $124   $49,033,770 26
2000/01/20 6 $319,425 +5% 2,450 $130   $49,753,195 27
2000/01/21 7 $1,175,000 +268% 2,256 $521   $50,928,000 28
2000/01/22 6 $2,267,000 +93% 2,256 $1,005   $53,195,000 29
2000/01/23 6 $1,148,000 -49% 2,259 $508   $54,291,729 30
2000/01/24 8 $288,399 -75% 2,259 $128   $54,580,129 31
2000/01/25 9 $272,971 -5% 2,259 $121   $54,853,100 32
2000/01/26 8 $258,989 -5% 2,259 $115   $55,112,549 33
2000/01/27 8 $254,884 -2% 2,259 $113   $55,367,433 34
2000/01/28 8 $964,000 +278% 2,210 $436   $56,331,433 35
2000/01/29 7 $1,749,000 +81% 2,210 $791   $58,080,433 36
2000/01/30 5 $683,000 -61% 2,209 $309   $58,796,534 37
2000/01/31 7 $235,876 -65% 2,209 $107   $59,005,411 38
2000/02/01 9 $219,631 -7% 2,209 $99   $59,225,042 39
2000/02/02 8 $201,835 -8% 2,209 $91   $59,126,077 40
2000/02/03 8 $201,000 n/c 2,209 $91   $59,528,000 41
2000/02/04 8 $816,000 +306% 1,940 $421   $60,344,000 42
2000/02/05 7 $1,724,000 +111% 1,940 $889   $62,068,000 43
2000/02/06 7 $873,000 -49% 1,939 $450   $62,941,000 44
2000/02/07 8 $150,059 -83% 1,939 $77   $63,090,790 45
2000/02/08 9 $160,521 +7% 1,939 $83   $63,251,311 46
2000/02/09 9 $153,953 -4% 1,939 $79   $63,405,264 47
2000/02/10 7 $175,404 +14% 1,939 $90   $63,580,668 48
2000/02/11 10 $470,431 +168% 1,009 $466   $64,051,099 49
2000/02/12 9 $1,040,852 +121% 1,009 $1,032   $65,091,951 50
2000/02/13 9 $581,000 -44% 1,583 $367   $65,761,041 51
2000/02/14 9 $240,873 -59% 1,583 $152   $66,001,915 52
2000/02/15 11 $123,560 -49% 1,589 $78   $66,125,475 53
2000/02/16 11 $120,420 -3% 1,589 $76   $66,245,895 54
2000/02/17 9 $129,375 +7% 1,589 $81   $66,375,270 55
2000/02/21 14 $381,119   1,186 $321   $67,994,317 59
2000/02/22 15 $95,469 -75% 1,186 $80   $68,089,706 60
2000/02/23 15 $90,215 -6% 1,186 $76   $68,180,001 61
2000/02/24 16 $98,241 +9% 1,186 $83   $68,278,242 62
2000/02/27 17 $210,000   817 $257   $69,016,725 65
2000/02/28 17 $39,400 -81% 817 $48   $69,056,126 66
2000/02/29 18 $39,377 n/c 817 $48   $69,095,503 67
2000/03/01 19 $40,995 +4% 817 $50   $69,136,498 68
2000/03/02 18 $45,295 +10% 817 $55   $69,181,793 69

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/12/24 6 $17,606,017   2,412 $7,299   $17,606,017 7
1999/12/31 6 $12,825,263 -27% 2,442 $5,252   $30,431,280 14
2000/01/07 5 $9,784,389 -24% 2,450 $3,994   $40,215,669 21
2000/01/14 6 $9,537,525 -3% 2,450 $3,893   $49,753,194 28
2000/01/21 7 $5,641,238 -41% 2,259 $2,497   $55,394,432 35
2000/01/28 8 $4,233,590 -25% 2,209 $1,917   $59,628,022 42
2000/02/04 7 $3,952,645 -7% 1,939 $2,038   $63,580,667 49
2000/02/11 9 $2,794,602 -29% 1,589 $1,759   $66,375,269 56
2000/02/18 18 $1,902,972 -32% 1,186 $1,605   $68,278,241 63
2000/02/25 19 $903,551 -53% 817 $1,106   $69,181,792 70
2000/03/03 25 $504,211 -44% 525 $960   $69,686,003 77
2000/03/10 30 $324,051 -36% 381 $851   $70,010,054 84
2000/03/17 39 $166,519 -49% 171 $974   $70,176,573 91
2000/04/07 23 $384,397   503 $764   $70,754,452 112
2000/04/14 25 $342,346 -11% 427 $802   $71,096,798 119
2000/04/21 35 $205,889 -40% 306 $673   $71,302,687 126
2000/04/28 42 $121,039 -41% 263 $460   $71,423,726 132