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John Carpenter's Ghosts of Mars (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,434,601Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$28,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 24th, 2001 (Wide) by Screen Media Films
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence/gore, language and some drug content
Running Time: 98 minutes
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Keywords: Mars
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,367 $92,955 Sep 21, 2001 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,552 $146,724 Sep 14, 2001 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,451 $326,461 Sep 7, 2001 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,797 $1,618,423 Aug 31, 2001 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,349 $3,804,452 Aug 24, 2001 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,158 2,048 Aug 24, 2001 3

Cast

Natasha Henstridge    Melanie Bradford
   James "Desolation" Williams
Pam Grier    Helena Braddock
Clea DuVall    Bashira Kincaid
   Jericho Butler
Liam Waite    Michael Descanso
Joanna Cassidy    Arlene Whitlock
Wanda De Jesus    Akooshay
Duane Davis    Uno
Lobo Sebastian    Dos
Rodney A. Grant    Tres
Richard Cetrone    Big Daddy Mars
Rosemary Forsyth    Inquisitor
Robert Carradine    Rodale
Peter Jason    McSimms

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    John Carpenter
Screenwriter    Larry Sulkis
First Assistant Director    K.C. Colwell

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/08/24 9 $3,804,452   2,048 $1,858   $3,804,452 3
2001/08/31 13 $1,618,423 -57% 2,048 $790   $7,307,616 10
2001/09/07 27 $326,461 -80% 569 $574   $8,040,324 17
2001/09/14 34 $146,724 -55% 192 $764   $8,292,650 24
2001/09/21 48 $92,955 -37% 147 $632   $8,434,601 31

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/08/24 8 $1,279,500   2,048 $625   $1,279,500 1
2001/08/25 10 $1,450,000 +13% 2,048 $708   $2,729,500 2
2001/08/26 8 $1,144,000 -21% 2,048 $559   $3,804,452 3
2001/08/27 8 $398,637 -65% 2,048 $195   $4,203,089 4
2001/08/28 10 $392,203 -2% 2,048 $192   $4,595,292 5
2001/08/29 10 $309,286 -21% 2,048 $151   $4,904,578 6
2001/08/30 10 $297,958 -4% 2,048 $145   $5,202,536 7
2001/09/03 13 $486,657   2,048 $238   $7,308,741 11
2001/09/04 12 $158,700 -67% 2,048 $77   $7,467,441 12
2001/09/05 12 $126,356 -20% 2,048 $62   $7,593,797 13

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/08/24 10 $5,689,193   2,048 $2,778   $5,689,193 7
2001/08/31 13 $2,024,670 -64% 2,048 $989   $7,713,863 14
2001/09/07 26 $432,063 -79% 569 $759   $8,145,926 21
2001/09/14 35 $195,720 -55% 192 $1,019   $8,341,646 28
2001/09/21 55 $92,955 -53% 147 $632   $8,434,601 35

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