Mars Attacks!

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $37,771,017Details
International Box Office $63,600,000
Worldwide Box Office $101,371,017
Further financial details...

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  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
52% - Rotten
Audience
53% - Spilled

Movie Details

Production Budget:$80,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 13th, 1996 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: June 17th, 1997 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sci-fi fantasy violence and brief sexuality
Keywords: Same Actor, Multiple Roles, Alien Invasion, White House Under Attack, Mars
Source:Based on Toy
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: Tim Burton

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/12/13 2 $9,384,272   1,955 $4,800   $9,384,272 3
1996/12/20 7 $4,674,116 -50% 1,955 $2,391   $16,655,376 10
1996/12/27 8 $5,075,963 +9% 1,955 $2,596   $25,846,508 17
1997/01/03 9 $3,433,575 -32% 1,901 $1,806   $33,779,762 24
1997/01/10 18 $1,005,268 -71% 1,022 $984   $35,538,268 31
1997/01/17 29 $359,261 -64% 390 $921   $36,184,359 38
1997/01/24 39 $100,366 -72% 158 $635   $36,343,818 45
1997/01/31 45 $68,891 -31% 104 $662   $36,446,205 52
1997/02/07 58 $37,967 -45% 82 $463   $36,504,429 59
1997/02/14 29 $364,572 +860% 406 $898   $36,882,518 66
1997/02/21 30 $239,656 -34% 379 $632   $37,202,443 73
1997/02/28 29 $193,226 -19% 327 $591   $37,471,556 80
1997/03/07 34 $121,212 -37% 232 $522   $37,650,012 87
1997/03/14 42 $72,193 -40% 167 $432   $37,754,208 94

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Cast

Jack Nicholson    President Dale/Art Land
Glenn Close    Marsha Dale
Annette Bening    Barbara Land
Pierce Brosnan    Donald Kessler
Danny De Vito    Rude Gambler
Martin Short    Jerry Ross
Sarah Jessica Parker    Nathalie Lake
Michael J. Fox    Jason Stone
Rod Steiger    General Decker
Tom Jones    Himself
Lukas Haas    Richie Norris
Natalie Portman    Taffy Dale
Jim Brown    Byron Williams
Lisa Marie    Martian Girl
Sylvia Sidney    Grandma Norris
Pam Grier    Louise Williams
Jack Black    Billy Glenn Norris
Christina Applegate    Sharona
Barbet Schroeder    French President
Joe Don Baker    Glenn Norris
Rance Howard    Texas Investor

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Tim Burton
Screenwriter    Tim Burton
Story Creator    Jonathan Gems
Based on the trading cards created by    Topps
Cinematographer    Peter Suschitzky
Editor    Chris Lebenzon
Composer    Danny Elfman
Production Designer    Wynn Thomas
Supervising Art Director    James Hegedus
Art Director    John Dexter
Set Designer    Richard Berger
Set Decorator    Nancy Haigh
Costume Designer    Colleen Atwood
Costume Designer    Dennis Maitland Sr
Sound Designer    Randy Thom
Visual Effects Supervisor    James Mitchell
Visual Effects Supervisor    Michael Fink
Visual Effects Supervisor    David Andrews
Special Effects Supervisor    Michael Lantieri
Stunt Coordinator    Joe Dunne
Associate Producer    Paul Deason
Associate Producer    Mark S. Miller
Assistant Director    Tom Mack
Casting Director    Victoria Thomas
Dialogue Editor    Ewa Sztompke