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The Haunting (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $91,188,905Details
International Box Office $89,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $180,188,905
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
17% - Rotten
Audience
28% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$80,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 23rd, 1999 (Wide) by Dreamworks SKG
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense horror sequences
Running Time: 114 minutes
Comparisons: vs. The Ring
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Keywords: Hauntings
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Roth/Arnold
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 816 $166,180 Oct 22, 1999 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 780 $213,656 Oct 15, 1999 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 582 $360,397 Oct 8, 1999 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 741 $350,352 Oct 1, 1999 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,123 $91,255 Sep 24, 1999 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,106 $129,296 Sep 17, 1999 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,901 $233,542 Sep 10, 1999 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,425 $678,228 Sep 3, 1999 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,900 $717,486 Aug 27, 1999 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,665 $1,673,358 Aug 20, 1999 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,437 $3,305,136 Aug 13, 1999 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,058 $6,439,877 Aug 6, 1999 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 558 $15,256,799 Jul 30, 1999 10
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 371 $53,660,000 Jul 30, 1999 8
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 527 $9,287,000 Jul 25, 1999 3
Biggest July Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 83 $33,435,140 Jul 23, 1999 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 394 $33,435,140 Jul 23, 1999 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 544 $33,435,140 Jul 23, 1999 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,115 2,808 Jul 23, 1999 3
Biggest July Day at the Domestic Box Office 271 $12,015,000 Jul 24, 1999 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 615 $12,015,000 Jul 24, 1999 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 493 $11,800,000 Jul 23, 1999 1

Cast

   Dr. Jeffrey Marrow
   Theodora
Owen Wilson    Luke Sannerson
Lili Taylor    Nell
Bruce Dern    Mr. Dudley
Marian Seldes    Mrs. Dudley
Alix Koromzay    Jennifer Burke
Todd Field    Todd Fredericks
Virginia Madsen    Carrie Fredericks
Debi Derryberry    Child
Sherry Lynn    Child

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    David Self
Story Creator    Shirley Jackson
Executive Producer    Jan De Bont
Producer    Donna Arkoff Roth
Producer    Colin Wilson
Producer    Susan Arnold
Cinematographer    Karl Walter Lindenlaub
Editor    Michael Kahn
Production Designer    Eugenio Zanetti
Composer    Jerry Goldsmith
Supervising Art Director    Tomas Voth
Art Director    Martin Laing
Art Director    Troy Sizemore
Art Director    Jonathan Lee
Set Designer    Andrea Dopaso
Set Designer    Easton Michael Smith
Set Designer    William Hawkins
Set Designer    Luis Hayos
Set Designer    Aric Lasher
Set Designer    Lori Rowbotham Grant
Set Designer    Gerald Sullivan
Set Decorator    Cindy Carr
Costume Designer    Ellen Mirojnick
Sound    David MacMillan
Sound    David John
Sound Designer    Gary Rydstrom
Sound    Frank Eulner
Sound    Ethan Van der Ryn
Visual Effects Supervisor    Phil Tippett
Visual Effects Supervisor    Craig Hayes
Associate Producer    Martin P. Ewing
Assistant Director    Josh McLaglen
Assistant Director    Randi Hiller
Set Designer    Easton Smith

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
1999/07/23 1 $33,435,140   2,808 $11,907   $33,435,140 3
1999/07/30 4 $15,256,799 -54% 2,864 $5,327   $63,966,505 10
1999/08/06 8 $6,439,877 -58% 2,881 $2,235   $77,340,946 17
1999/08/13 11 $3,305,136 -49% 2,239 $1,476   $83,636,589 24
1999/08/20 15 $1,673,358 -49% 1,587 $1,054   $86,750,650 31
1999/08/27 22 $717,486 -57% 889 $807   $88,135,103 38
1999/09/03 26 $678,228 -5% 622 $1,090   $89,063,049 45
1999/09/10 33 $233,542 -66% 391 $597   $89,407,049 52
1999/09/17 40 $129,296 -45% 258 $501   $89,601,759 59
1999/09/24 44 $91,255 -29% 198 $461   $89,737,950 66
1999/10/01 17 $350,352 +284% 508 $690   $90,114,112 73
1999/10/08 20 $360,397 +3% 393 $917   $90,621,919 80
1999/10/15 26 $213,656 -41% 318 $672   $90,947,553 87
1999/10/22 35 $166,180 -22% 248 $670   $91,188,905 94

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/07/23 1 $11,800,000   2,808 $4,202   $11,800,000 1
1999/07/24 1 $12,015,000 +2% 2,808 $4,279   $23,815,000 2
1999/07/25 1 $9,287,000 -23% 2,808 $3,307   $33,435,100 3
1999/07/26 1 $4,530,644 -51% 2,808 $1,613   $38,265,784 4
1999/07/27 1 $4,218,064 -7% 2,808 $1,502   $42,483,848 5
1999/07/28 1 $3,328,149 -21% 2,808 $1,185   $45,811,997 6
1999/07/29 1 $3,197,709 -4% 2,808 $1,139   $49,009,706 7
1999/07/30 4 $4,650,000 +45% 2,864 $1,624   $53,660,000 8
1999/07/31 4 $5,735,000 +23% 2,864 $2,002   $59,395,000 9
1999/08/01 4 $4,300,000 -25% 2,864 $1,501   $63,966,505 10
1999/08/02 4 $1,910,674 -56% 2,864 $667   $65,877,179 11
1999/08/03 5 $1,815,883 -5% 2,864 $634   $67,693,062 12
1999/08/04 5 $1,633,405 -10% 2,864 $570   $69,326,467 13
1999/08/05 5 $1,574,602 -4% 2,864 $550   $70,901,069 14
1999/08/06 8 $2,080,000 +32% 2,881 $722   $72,981,000 15
1999/08/07 8 $2,560,000 +23% 2,881 $889   $75,541,000 16
1999/08/08 9 $1,911,000 -25% 2,881 $663   $77,340,946 17
1999/08/09 8 $780,175 -59% 2,881 $271   $78,121,121 18
1999/08/10 8 $849,842 +9% 2,881 $295   $78,970,963 19
1999/08/11 9 $699,437 -18% 2,881 $243   $79,670,400 20
1999/08/12 9 $661,053 -5% 2,881 $229   $80,331,453 21
1999/08/13 10 $1,010,000 +53% 2,239 $451   $81,341,000 22
1999/08/14 11 $1,280,000 +27% 2,239 $572   $82,621,000 23
1999/08/15 11 $919,000 -28% 2,239 $410   $83,636,589 24
1999/08/16 12 $367,764 -60% 2,239 $164   $84,004,353 25
1999/08/17 12 $392,754 +7% 2,239 $175   $84,397,107 26
1999/08/18 12 $342,706 -13% 2,239 $153   $84,739,813 27
1999/08/19 12 $337,479 -2% 2,239 $151   $85,077,292 28
1999/08/22 15 $467,000   1,587 $294   $86,750,650 31
1999/08/23 15 $174,086 -63% 1,587 $110   $86,924,736 32
1999/08/24 16 $182,403 +5% 1,587 $115   $87,107,139 33
1999/08/25 17 $159,176 -13% 1,587 $100   $87,266,315 34
1999/08/26 17 $151,302 -5% 1,587 $95   $87,417,617 35
1999/09/09 20 $36,915   622 $59   $89,173,507 49

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/07/23 1 $48,709,706   2,808 $17,347   $48,709,706 7
1999/07/30 4 $22,191,363 -54% 2,864 $7,748   $70,901,069 14
1999/08/06 8 $9,430,384 -58% 2,881 $3,273   $80,331,453 21
1999/08/13 11 $4,745,839 -50% 2,239 $2,120   $85,077,292 28
1999/08/20 15 $2,340,325 -51% 1,587 $1,475   $87,417,617 35
1999/08/27 22 $967,204 -59% 889 $1,088   $88,384,821 42
1999/09/03 27 $788,686 -18% 622 $1,268   $89,173,507 49
1999/09/10 35 $298,956 -62% 391 $765   $89,472,463 56
1999/09/17 42 $174,232 -42% 258 $675   $89,646,695 63
1999/09/24 47 $117,065 -33% 198 $591   $89,763,760 70
1999/10/01 19 $497,762 +325% 508 $980   $90,261,522 77
1999/10/08 22 $472,375 -5% 393 $1,202   $90,733,897 84
1999/10/15 28 $288,828 -39% 318 $908   $91,022,725 91
1999/10/22 39 $166,180 -42% 248 $670   $91,188,905 98