Impostor

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $6,114,237Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
22% - Rotten
Audience
41% - Spilled

Movie Details

Production Budget:$40,000,000
Theatrical Release: January 4th, 2002 (Wide) by Miramax
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense sci-fi violence, some sensuality and language (previously rated R)
Keywords: Intertitle, Young Child Dealing with the Death of a Parent, War, Voiceover/Narration, Alien Invasion, Prologue, Hitmen, Non-Chronological, Doppelganger, Surprise Twist, Fugitive / On the Run, Robot, Political
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction

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Cast

Gary Sinise    Spencer John Olham
Madeleine Stowe    Maya Olham
Vincent D'Onofrio    Hathaway
Tony Shalhoub    Nelson Gittes
Mekhi Phifer    Cale
Tim Guinee    Dr. Carone
Shane Brolly    Lt. Burrows
Jack Truman    Xenon
Tracey Walter    Mr. Siegel
Gary Dourdan    Captain Burke
Kimberly Scott    Comms Officer
Ivana Milicevic    Gang girl

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Mark Isham

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/01/04 11 $1,065,000   1,870 $570   $1,065,000 1
2002/01/05 11 $1,314,000 +23% 1,870 $703   $2,361,000 2
2002/01/06 11 $662,000 -50% 1,870 $354   $3,022,523 3

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/01/04 13 $3,022,523   1,870 $1,616   $3,022,523 3
2002/01/11 18 $1,445,680 -52% 1,870 $773   $5,250,001 10
2002/01/18 26 $325,995 -77% 890 $366   $6,114,237 17

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