The Lost World: Jurassic Park

The Lost World: Jurassic Park poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $229,086,679Details
International Box Office $557,600,000
Worldwide Box Office $786,686,679
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
52% - Rotten
Audience
52% - Spilled

Movie Details

Production Budget:$75,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 22nd, 1997 (Wide) by Universal
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense sci-fi terror and violence
Running Time: 134 minutes
Franchise: Jurassic Park
Keywords: Dysfunctional Family, Creature Features, Animal Lead, Sequels Without Their Original Stars, Directing Yourself, Visual Effects, Animals Gone Bad, Cloning
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Animation/Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: Amblin Entertainment

Cast

Jeff Goldblum    Dr. Ian Malcolm
Julianne Moore    Dr. Sarah Harding
Pete Postlethwaite    Roland Tembo
Richard Attenborough    John Hammond
Arliss Howard    Peter Ludlow
Vince Vaughn    Nick Van Owen
Vanessa Lee Chester    Kelly Curtis
Peter Stormare    Dieter Stark
Harvey Jason    Ajay Sidhu
Richard Schiff    Eddie Carr
Thomas F. Duffy    Dr. Robert Burke
Joseph Mazzello    Tim
Ariana Richards    Lex
Camilla Belle    Cathy Bowman
Steven Spielberg    Popcorn-Eating Man
Mark Pellegrino    Tourist #6
David St. James    Screamer
Marjean Holden    Screamer
Robert Zajonc    InGen Helicopter Pilot

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Gerald R. Molen
Producer    Colin Wilson
Executive Producer    Kathleen Kennedy
Screenwriter    David Koepp
Based on the novel by    Michael Crichton
Cinematographer    Janusz Kaminski
Editor    Michael Kahn
Composer    John Williams
Production Designer    Rick Carter
Art Director    Jim Teegarden
Set Designer    Pamela Klamer
Art Director    Linda King
Costume Supervisor    Sue Moore
Sound Mixer    Ron Judkins
Sound Mixer    Robert Jackson
Full-Motion Dinosaurs    Dennis Muren
Live-Action Dinosaurs    Stan Winston
Special Dinosaur Effects    Michael Lantieri
Stunt Coordinator    M. James Arnett
Stunt Coordinator    Gary Hymes
Assistant Director    Sergio Mimica-Gezzan
Second Unit Director    David Koepp
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins
Assistant Sound Designer    Christopher Boyes
Dialogue Editor    Ewa Sztompke

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Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/05/22 1 $2,567,182   0     $2,567,182 0
1997/05/23 1 $21,605,385 +742% 3,281 $6,585   $24,172,567 1
1997/05/24 1 $24,443,450 +13% 3,281 $7,450   $48,615,632 2
1997/05/25 1 $26,083,950 +7% 3,281 $7,950   $74,699,582 3
1997/05/26 1 $18,029,095 -31% 3,281 $5,495   $92,728,677 4
1997/05/27 1 $5,659,725 -69% 3,281 $1,725   $98,388,402 5
1997/05/28 1 $4,626,210 -18% 3,281 $1,410   $103,014,999 6
1997/06/20 4 $2,268,210   3,086 $735   $199,183,139 29
1997/06/21 4 $3,379,170 +49% 3,086 $1,095   $202,562,309 30
1997/06/22 4 $2,391,650 -29% 3,086 $775   $204,953,959 31
1997/06/23 4 $915,600 -62% 3,086 $297   $205,869,559 32
1997/06/24 4 $1,051,905 +15% 3,086 $341   $206,921,464 33
1997/06/25 4 $852,880 -19% 3,086 $276   $207,774,344 34
1997/06/26 4 $912,905 +7% 3,086 $296   $208,687,249 35
1997/06/27 6 $1,316,535 +44% 2,607 $505   $210,003,784 36
1997/06/28 6 $1,772,760 +35% 2,607 $680   $211,776,544 37
1997/06/29 6 $1,446,885 -18% 2,607 $555   $213,223,429 38
1997/06/30 6 $753,340 -48% 2,607 $289   $213,976,769 39
1997/07/01 7 $681,480 -10% 2,607 $261   $214,658,249 40
1997/07/02 9 $447,210 -34% 2,607 $172   $215,105,459 41
1997/07/03 8 $624,320 +40% 2,607 $239   $215,729,779 42
1997/07/04 8 $734,580 +18% 1,365 $538   $216,464,359 43
1997/07/05 8 $1,125,720 +53% 1,365 $825   $217,590,079 44
1997/07/06 8 $744,120 -34% 1,365 $545   $218,334,199 45
1997/07/07 9 $324,625 -56% 1,365 $238   $218,658,824 46
1997/07/08 9 $388,080 +20% 1,365 $284   $219,046,904 47
1997/07/09 9 $337,995 -13% 1,365 $248   $219,384,899 48
1997/07/10 9 $319,725 -5% 1,365 $234   $219,704,624 49
1997/07/11 10 $369,720 +16% 1,422 $260   $220,074,344 50
1997/07/12 10 $604,350 +63% 1,422 $425   $220,678,694 51
1997/07/13 10 $376,830 -38% 1,422 $265   $221,055,524 52
1997/07/14 10 $203,250 -46% 1,422 $143   $221,258,774 53
1997/07/15 10 $220,770 +9% 1,422 $155   $221,479,544 54
1997/07/16 11 $176,700 -20% 1,422 $124   $221,656,244 55
1997/07/17 11 $172,050 -3% 1,422 $121   $221,828,294 56
1997/07/18 15 $202,815 +18% 845 $240   $222,031,109 57
1997/07/19 15 $304,210 +50% 845 $360   $222,335,319 58
1997/07/20 15 $194,350 -36% 845 $230   $222,529,669 59
1997/07/21 14 $106,080 -45% 845 $126   $222,635,749 60
1997/07/22 14 $116,870 +10% 845 $138   $222,752,619 61
1997/07/23 15 $104,780 -10% 845 $124   $222,857,399 62
1997/07/24 14 $109,890 +5% 845 $130   $222,967,289 63

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/05/23 1 $72,132,785   3,281 $21,985   $98,388,402 3
1997/05/30 1 $34,116,390 -53% 3,282 $10,395   $141,544,334 10
1997/06/06 2 $18,564,605 -46% 3,397 $5,465   $171,103,734 17
1997/06/13 3 $12,477,515 -33% 3,565 $3,500   $190,697,964 24
1997/06/20 4 $8,039,030 -36% 3,086 $2,605   $204,953,959 31
1997/06/27 6 $4,536,180 -44% 2,607 $1,740   $213,223,429 38
1997/07/04 8 $2,604,420 -43% 1,365 $1,908   $218,334,199 45
1997/07/11 10 $1,350,900 -48% 1,422 $950   $221,055,524 52
1997/07/18 15 $701,375 -48% 845 $830   $222,529,669 59
1997/07/25 19 $408,660 -42% 556 $735   $223,375,949 66
1997/08/01 25 $258,965 -37% 343 $755   $223,886,079 73
1997/08/08 14 $1,054,105 +307% 830 $1,270   $225,098,329 80
1997/08/15 17 $747,650 -29% 787 $950   $226,437,834 87
1997/08/22 24 $472,080 -37% 562 $840   $227,308,399 94
1997/08/29 29 $419,050 -11% 493 $850   $227,881,749 101
1997/09/05 32 $212,625 -49% 405 $525   $228,157,764 108
1997/09/12 29 $218,365 +3% 367 $595   $228,467,634 115
1997/09/19 30 $184,795 -15% 308 $600   $228,709,215 122
1997/09/26 30 $142,595 -23% 230 $620   $228,893,639 129
1997/10/03 33 $90,450 -37% 201 $450   $229,013,699 136
1997/10/10 46 $40,935 -55% 93 $440   $229,074,524 143

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