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The Ring (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $129,094,024Details
International Box Office $119,124,462
Worldwide Box Office $248,218,486
Further financial details...

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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
72% - Fresh
Audience
48% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$48,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 18th, 2002 (Wide) by Dreamworks SKG
Video Release: March 4th, 2003 by Dreamworks Video, released as Ring, The
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 115 minutes
Franchise: Ring
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Source:Remake
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Parkes+Macdonald Productions, Benderspink Productions
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 486 $23,478 Mar 14, 2003 150
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 511 $49,664 Feb 28, 2003 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 606 $52,596 Feb 21, 2003 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 625 $75,000 Feb 14, 2003 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 593 $115,000 Feb 7, 2003 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 475 $207,028 Jan 31, 2003 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 489 $251,963 Jan 24, 2003 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 432 $342,826 Jan 17, 2003 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 907 $169,259 Jan 10, 2003 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 856 $235,282 Jan 3, 2003 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 842 $298,000 Dec 27, 2002 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 889 $369,289 Dec 20, 2002 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 432 $1,344,695 Dec 13, 2002 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 324 $2,519,379 Dec 6, 2002 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 138 $5,261,634 Nov 29, 2002 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 103 $7,560,200 Nov 22, 2002 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 83 $10,662,183 Nov 15, 2002 31
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 412 $100,684,335 Nov 15, 2002 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 81 $15,507,802 Nov 8, 2002 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 154 $18,117,187 Nov 1, 2002 17
Biggest November Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 187 $18,117,187 Nov 1, 2002 17
Biggest November Day at the Domestic Box Office 402 $7,843,000 Nov 2, 2002 16
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 1,268 $7,843,000 Nov 2, 2002 16
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 679 $52,119,000 Nov 1, 2002 15
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 387 $18,488,259 Oct 25, 2002 10
Biggest October Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 74 $18,488,259 Oct 25, 2002 10
Biggest October Day at the Domestic Box Office 139 $7,770,175 Oct 26, 2002 9
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 1,363 $6,086,596 Oct 25, 2002 8
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,150 $15,015,393 Oct 18, 2002 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,213 1,981 Oct 18, 2002 3
Movies with Leggiest Opening Weekend 1,946 3.10 Oct 18, 2002 1
Movies with Most Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 2,218 32.3% Oct 18, 2002 1

Cast

   Rachel Keller
Martin Henderson    Noah
Brian Cox    Richard Morgan
David Dorfman    Aidan Keller
Richard Lineback    Innkeeper
Lindsay Frost    Ruth
Amber Tamblyn    Katie
Rachael Bella    Becca
Daveigh Chase    Samara
Shannon Cochran    Anna Morgan
Adam Brody    Male Teen #1
Sara Rue    Babysitter

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Ehren Kruger
Story Creator    Koji Suzuki
Producer    Walter F. Parkes
Producer    Laurie MacDonald
Executive Producer    Mike Macari
Executive Producer    Roy Lee
Executive Producer    Michele Weisler
Production Designer    Tom Duffield
Director of Photography    Bojan Bazelli
Composer    Hans Zimmer
Editor    Craig Wood
Co-Producer    Christine Iso
Co-Executive Producer    Neal Edelstein
Co-Executive Producer    J.C. Spink
Benita Allen-Honess    Benita Allen
Assistant Director    Benita Allen Honess
Second Unit Director    Charles Gibson
Unit Production Manager    Bill Johnson
Production Supervisor    Kimberly Lauren Rach
Art Director    Patrick M. Sullivan
Set Decorator    Rosemary Brandenberg
Second Unit Director    Patrick Loungway
Visual Effects Supervisor    Charles Gibson
Special Effects Supervisor    Burt Dalton
Costume Designer    Julie Weiss
Sound Mixer    Lee Orloff
Re-recording Mixer    Tom Johnson
Re-recording Mixer    Lora Hirschberg
Supervising Sound Editor    Tim Holland
Sound Designer    Peter Miller
Key Makeup    Jean A. Black
Makeup    Amy Schmiederer
Key Hairstylist    Medusah
Hairstylist    Roxanne Wightman
Special Make-up Effects    Rick Baker
Casting    Denise Chamian
Stunt Coordinator    Keith Campbell
Dialogue Editor    Ewa Sztompke

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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.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/10/18 1 $15,015,393   1,981 $7,580   $15,015,393 3
2002/10/25 2 $18,488,259 +23% 2,634 $7,019   $39,391,301 10
2002/11/01 2 $18,117,187 -2% 2,808 $6,452   $64,543,397 17
2002/11/08 3 $15,507,802 -14% 2,927 $5,298   $85,601,983 24
2002/11/15 4 $10,662,183 -31% 2,882 $3,700   $100,684,335 31
2002/11/22 6 $7,560,200 -29% 2,628 $2,877   $110,837,875 38
2002/11/29 9 $5,261,634 -30% 1,912 $2,752   $119,780,914 45
2002/12/06 10 $2,519,379 -52% 1,642 $1,534   $123,312,326 52
2002/12/13 14 $1,344,695 -47% 1,282 $1,049   $125,358,069 59
2002/12/20 22 $369,289 -73% 373 $990   $126,222,408 66
2002/12/27 31 $298,000 -19% 237 $1,257   $126,761,025 73
2003/01/03 32 $235,282 -21% 206 $1,142   $127,230,430 80
2003/01/10 36 $169,259 -28% 195 $868   $127,479,991 87
2003/01/17 28 $342,826 +103% 366 $937   $127,941,835 94
2003/01/24 29 $251,963 -27% 332 $759   $128,288,631 101
2003/01/31 36 $207,028 -18% 261 $793   $128,579,698 108
2003/02/07 44 $115,000 -44% 122 $943   $128,752,000 115
2003/02/14 48 $75,000 -35% 84 $893   $128,900,000 122
2003/02/21 51 $52,596 -30% 105 $501   $128,927,970 129
2003/02/28 53 $49,664 -6% 84 $591   $128,998,824 136
2003/03/14 69 $23,478   73 $322   $129,094,024 150

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/10/18 1 $4,843,291   1,981 $2,445   $4,843,291 1
2002/10/19 1 $6,323,567 +31% 1,981 $3,192   $11,166,858 2
2002/10/20 1 $3,848,535 -39% 1,981 $1,943   $15,015,393 3
2002/10/21 1 $1,388,000 -64% 1,981 $701   $16,404,000 4
2002/10/22 1 $1,470,000 +6% 1,981 $742   $17,874,000 5
2002/10/23 1 $1,391,000 -5% 1,981 $702   $19,265,000 6
2002/10/24 1 $1,638,000 +18% 1,981 $827   $20,903,000 7
2002/10/25 2 $6,086,596 +272% 2,634 $2,311   $26,989,638 8
2002/10/26 2 $7,770,175 +28% 2,634 $2,950   $34,759,813 9
2002/10/27 2 $4,631,488 -40% 2,634 $1,758   $39,391,301 10
2002/10/28 2 $1,405,000 -70% 2,634 $533   $40,797,000 11
2002/10/29 2 $1,524,000 +8% 2,634 $579   $42,321,000 12
2002/10/30 2 $1,328,000 -13% 2,634 $504   $43,649,000 13
2002/10/31 1 $2,777,000 +109% 2,634 $1,054   $46,426,000 14
2002/11/01 2 $5,693,000 +105% 2,808 $2,027   $52,119,000 15
2002/11/02 2 $7,843,000 +38% 2,808 $2,793   $59,962,000 16
2002/11/03 2 $4,581,000 -42% 2,808 $1,631   $64,543,397 17
2002/11/04 2 $1,494,000 -67% 2,808 $532   $66,037,000 18
2002/11/05 2 $1,582,000 +6% 2,808 $563   $67,620,000 19
2002/11/06 1 $1,162,000 -27% 2,808 $414   $68,782,000 20
2002/11/07 2 $1,313,000 +13% 2,808 $468   $70,094,000 21
2002/11/08 3 $5,103,000 +289% 2,927 $1,743   $75,197,000 22
2002/11/09 3 $6,321,000 +24% 2,927 $2,160   $81,518,000 23
2002/11/10 3 $4,080,000 -35% 2,927 $1,394   $85,601,983 24
2002/11/11 3 $1,899,000 -53% 2,927 $649   $87,501,000 25
2002/11/12 2 $893,000 -53% 2,927 $305   $88,394,000 26
2002/11/13 2 $783,000 -12% 2,927 $268   $89,177,000 27
2002/11/14 2 $845,000 +8% 2,927 $289   $90,022,000 28
2002/11/15 3 $3,579,468 +324% 2,882 $1,242   $93,601,620 29
2002/11/16 4 $4,774,280 +33% 2,882 $1,657   $98,375,900 30
2002/11/17 4 $2,308,435 -52% 2,882 $801   $100,684,335 31
2002/11/18 3 $607,000 -74% 2,882 $211   $101,291,000 32
2002/11/19 3 $701,000 +15% 2,882 $243   $101,992,000 33
2002/11/20 3 $599,000 -15% 2,882 $208   $102,591,000 34
2002/11/21 3 $686,000 +15% 2,882 $238   $103,278,000 35
2002/11/22 5 $2,518,000 +267% 2,628 $958   $105,796,000 36
2002/11/23 6 $3,343,000 +33% 2,628 $1,272   $109,139,000 37
2002/11/24 6 $1,670,369 -50% 2,628 $636   $110,837,875 38
2002/11/25 6 $537,000 -68% 2,628 $204   $111,375,000 39
2002/11/26 5 $822,000 +53% 2,628 $313   $112,197,000 40
2002/11/27 10 $1,032,000 +26% 1,912 $540   $113,229,000 41
2002/11/28 9 $1,288,000 +25% 1,912 $674   $114,517,000 42
2002/11/29 10 $2,175,000 +69% 1,912 $1,138   $116,692,000 43
2002/11/30 9 $2,176,000 n/c 1,912 $1,138   $118,868,000 44
2002/12/01 9 $957,813 -56% 1,912 $501   $119,780,914 45
2002/12/02 10 $254,000 -73% 1,912 $133   $120,034,000 46
2002/12/03 9 $276,000 +9% 1,912 $144   $120,310,000 47
2002/12/04 9 $236,000 -14% 1,912 $123   $120,547,000 48
2002/12/05 9 $246,000 +4% 1,912 $129   $120,793,000 49
2002/12/06 9 $839,000 +241% 1,642 $511   $121,632,000 50
2002/12/07 9 $1,161,000 +38% 1,642 $707   $122,793,000 51
2002/12/08 11 $519,000 -55% 1,642 $316   $123,312,326 52
2002/12/09 11 $165,000 -68% 1,642 $100   $123,477,000 53
2002/12/10 10 $188,000 +14% 1,642 $114   $123,665,000 54
2002/12/11 11 $173,000 -8% 1,642 $105   $123,838,000 55
2002/12/12 10 $175,000 +1% 1,642 $107   $124,013,000 56
2002/12/13 12 $437,950 +150% 1,282 $342   $124,451,324 57
2002/12/14 12 $590,487 +35% 1,282 $461   $125,041,811 58
2002/12/15 13 $316,258 -46% 1,282 $247   $125,358,069 59

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/10/18 1 $20,903,042   1,981 $10,552   $20,903,042 7
2002/10/25 2 $25,523,168 +22% 2,634 $9,690   $46,426,210 14
2002/11/01 2 $23,667,971 -7% 2,808 $8,429   $70,094,181 21
2002/11/08 3 $19,927,971 -16% 2,927 $6,808   $90,022,152 28
2002/11/15 4 $13,255,523 -33% 2,882 $4,599   $103,277,675 35
2002/11/22 6 $11,241,605 -15% 2,628 $4,278   $114,519,280 42
2002/11/29 9 $6,273,667 -44% 1,912 $3,281   $120,792,947 49
2002/12/06 10 $3,220,427 -49% 1,642 $1,961   $124,013,374 56
2002/12/13 13 $1,839,745 -43% 1,282 $1,435   $125,853,119 63
2002/12/20 22 $609,906 -67% 373 $1,635   $126,463,025 70
2002/12/27 32 $532,123 -13% 237 $2,245   $126,995,148 77
2003/01/03 33 $315,584 -41% 206 $1,532   $127,310,732 84
2003/01/10 37 $288,277 -9% 195 $1,478   $127,599,009 91
2003/01/17 31 $437,659 +52% 366 $1,196   $128,036,668 98
2003/01/24 30 $336,002 -23% 332 $1,012   $128,372,670 105
2003/01/31 38 $264,330 -21% 261 $1,013   $128,637,000 112
2003/02/07 43 $188,000 -29% 122 $1,541   $128,825,000 119
2003/02/14 57 $50,374 -73% 84 $600   $128,875,374 126
2003/02/21 51 $73,786 +46% 105 $703   $128,949,160 133
2003/03/14 72 $23,478   73 $322   $129,094,024 154

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