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Signs (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $227,965,690Details
International Box Office $180,300,000
Worldwide Box Office $408,265,690
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
74% - Certified Fresh
Audience
67% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$70,702,619
Domestic Releases: August 2nd, 2002 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some frightening moments
Running Time: 106 minutes
Comparisons: vs. The Sixth Sense
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Keywords: Alien Invasion
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: Touchstone Pictures, Blinding Edge Pictures, The Kennedy/Marshall Company
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 395 $2,573 Jan 31, 2003 185
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 286 $16,381 Jan 24, 2003 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 226 $43,476 Jan 17, 2003 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 210 $66,178 Jan 10, 2003 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 202 $98,716 Jan 3, 2003 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 246 $94,236 Dec 27, 2002 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 355 $70,513 Dec 20, 2002 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 322 $118,701 Dec 13, 2002 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 315 $156,015 Dec 6, 2002 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 259 $282,173 Nov 29, 2002 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 293 $277,993 Nov 22, 2002 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 833 $91,748 Nov 15, 2002 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 904 $111,292 Nov 8, 2002 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 939 $132,802 Nov 1, 2002 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 814 $201,439 Oct 25, 2002 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 531 $392,077 Oct 18, 2002 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 357 $802,209 Oct 11, 2002 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 242 $1,652,469 Oct 4, 2002 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 231 $2,363,791 Sep 27, 2002 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 194 $3,500,717 Sep 20, 2002 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 134 $5,405,275 Sep 13, 2002 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 91 $7,851,871 Sep 6, 2002 38
Fastest Movies to Earn $200 Million at the Domestic Box Office 119 $200,070,000 Sep 6, 2002 36
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 34 $13,441,194 Aug 30, 2002 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 102 $14,285,028 Aug 23, 2002 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 131 $19,362,674 Aug 16, 2002 17
Fastest Movies to Earn $150 Million at the Domestic Box Office 133 $150,513,131 Aug 16, 2002 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 165 $29,454,603 Aug 9, 2002 10
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 131 $109,065,264 Aug 9, 2002 9
Biggest Thursday at the Domestic Box Office 235 $5,806,000 Aug 8, 2002 7
Biggest Wednesday at the Domestic Box Office 204 $6,251,000 Aug 7, 2002 6
Biggest Tuesday at the Domestic Box Office 145 $7,316,000 Aug 6, 2002 5
Biggest Monday at the Domestic Box Office 124 $8,808,000 Aug 5, 2002 4
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 148 $17,548,761 Aug 4, 2002 3
Biggest August Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7 $60,117,080 Aug 2, 2002 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 134 $60,117,080 Aug 2, 2002 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 155 $60,117,080 Aug 2, 2002 3
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 126 $60,117,080 Aug 2, 2002 3
Widest Opening Weekend 499 3,264 Aug 2, 2002 3
Biggest August Day at the Domestic Box Office 15 $21,683,659 Aug 3, 2002 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 171 $21,683,659 Aug 3, 2002 2
Biggest Single Days at the Domestic Box Office 443 $21,683,659 Aug 3, 2002 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 157 $20,884,660 Aug 2, 2002 1

Cast

Mel Gibson    Graham Hess
Joaquin Phoenix    Merrill Hess
Cherry Jones    Officer Caroline Paski
Rory Culkin    Morgan Hess
Abigail Breslin    Bo Hess
Patricia Kalember    Colleen Hess
M. Night Shyamalan    Ray Reddy
Jose L. Rodriguez    Radio Host

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    M. Night Shyamalan
Producer    M. Night Shyamalan
Producer    Frank Marshall
Producer    Sam Mercer
Executive Producer    Kathleen Kennedy
Cinematographer    Tak Fujimoto
Production Designer    Larry Fulton
Editor    Barbara Tulliver
Composer    James Newton Howard
Art Director    Keith P. Cunningham
Set Decorator    Douglas Mowat
Costume Designer    Ann Roth
Sound Mixer    Tod A. Maitland
Sound Designer    Richard King
Supervising Sound Editor    Richard King
Visual Effects Supervisor    Eric Brevig
Visual Effects Supervisor    Stefen Fangmeier
Assistant Director    John Rusk
Second Unit Director    Brick Mason
Second Unit Camera    Patrick Capone
Casting Director    Douglas Aibel
Stunt Coordinator    Jeff Habberstad

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. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/08/02 1 $60,117,080   3,264 $18,418   $60,117,080 3
2002/08/09 2 $29,454,603 -51% 3,310 $8,899   $117,718,640 10
2002/08/16 2 $19,362,674 -34% 3,344 $5,790   $150,513,131 17
2002/08/23 1 $14,285,028 -26% 3,453 $4,137   $173,107,735 24
2002/08/30 1 $13,441,194 -6% 3,437 $3,911   $195,582,456 31
2002/09/06 4 $7,851,871 -42% 3,232 $2,429   $205,696,958 38
2002/09/13 6 $5,405,275 -31% 3,051 $1,772   $213,032,514 45
2002/09/20 7 $3,500,717 -35% 2,338 $1,497   $217,941,210 52
2002/09/27 9 $2,363,791 -32% 1,783 $1,326   $221,155,028 59
2002/10/04 11 $1,652,469 -30% 1,537 $1,075   $223,400,036 66
2002/10/11 16 $802,209 -51% 802 $1,000   $224,635,135 73
2002/10/18 21 $392,077 -51% 455 $862   $225,266,143 80
2002/10/25 34 $201,439 -49% 283 $712   $225,573,158 87
2002/11/01 36 $132,802 -34% 195 $681   $225,767,874 94
2002/11/08 37 $111,292 -16% 156 $713   $225,934,096 101
2002/11/15 38 $91,748 -18% 120 $765   $226,081,258 108
2002/11/22 22 $277,993 +203% 321 $866   $226,381,897 115
2002/11/29 24 $282,173 +2% 291 $970   $226,862,552 122
2002/12/06 28 $156,015 -45% 244 $639   $227,090,985 129
2002/12/13 32 $118,701 -24% 221 $537   $227,267,017 136
2002/12/20 42 $70,513 -41% 154 $458   $227,380,079 143
2002/12/27 46 $94,236 +34% 123 $766   $227,535,166 150
2003/01/03 43 $98,716 +5% 102 $968   $227,746,423 157
2003/01/10 47 $66,178 -33% 90 $735   $227,857,344 164
2003/01/17 51 $43,476 -34% 71 $612   $227,935,522 171
2003/01/24 71 $16,381 -62% 49 $334   $227,959,550 178
2003/01/31 101 $2,573 -84% 12 $214   $227,965,690 185

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/08/02 1 $20,884,660   3,264 $6,398   $20,884,660 1
2002/08/03 1 $21,683,659 +4% 3,264 $6,643   $42,568,319 2
2002/08/04 1 $17,548,761 -19% 3,264 $5,376   $60,117,080 3
2002/08/05 1 $8,808,000 -50% 3,264 $2,699   $68,925,000 4
2002/08/06 1 $7,316,000 -17% 3,264 $2,241   $76,207,000 5
2002/08/07 1 $6,251,000 -15% 3,264 $1,915   $82,458,000 6
2002/08/08 1 $5,806,000 -7% 3,264 $1,779   $88,264,000 7
2002/08/09 2 $9,335,617 +61% 3,310 $2,820   $97,599,654 8
2002/08/10 2 $11,465,610 +23% 3,310 $3,464   $109,065,264 9
2002/08/11 2 $8,653,376 -25% 3,310 $2,614   $117,718,640 10
2002/08/12 2 $3,550,000 -59% 3,310 $1,073   $121,269,000 11
2002/08/13 2 $3,657,000 +3% 3,310 $1,105   $124,925,000 12
2002/08/14 2 $3,207,000 -12% 3,310 $969   $128,132,000 13
2002/08/15 2 $3,019,000 -6% 3,310 $912   $131,150,000 14
2002/08/16 2 $6,055,420 +101% 3,344 $1,811   $137,205,877 15
2002/08/17 2 $8,035,430 +33% 3,344 $2,403   $145,241,307 16
2002/08/18 2 $5,271,824 -34% 3,344 $1,577   $150,513,131 17
2002/08/19 2 $2,166,000 -59% 3,344 $648   $152,680,000 18
2002/08/20 2 $2,251,000 +4% 3,344 $673   $154,931,000 19
2002/08/21 2 $1,889,000 -16% 3,344 $565   $156,820,000 20
2002/08/22 2 $2,003,000 +6% 3,344 $599   $158,823,000 21
2002/08/23 1 $4,435,058 +121% 3,453 $1,284   $163,257,765 22
2002/08/24 1 $6,158,617 +39% 3,453 $1,784   $169,416,382 23
2002/08/25 1 $3,691,353 -40% 3,453 $1,069   $173,107,735 24
2002/08/26 1 $1,365,000 -63% 3,453 $395   $174,473,000 25
2002/08/27 1 $1,468,000 +8% 3,453 $425   $175,940,000 26
2002/08/28 1 $1,292,000 -12% 3,453 $374   $177,232,000 27
2002/08/29 1 $1,308,000 +1% 3,453 $379   $178,539,000 28
2002/08/30 1 $3,400,000 +160% 3,437 $989   $181,939,000 29
2002/08/31 1 $4,970,000 +46% 3,437 $1,446   $186,909,000 30
2002/09/01 1 $4,985,000 n/c 3,437 $1,450   $191,966,000 31
2002/09/02 2 $3,601,920 -28% 3,437 $1,048   $195,582,456 32
2002/09/03 2 $875,000 -76% 3,437 $255   $196,457,000 33
2002/09/04 2 $702,000 -20% 3,437 $204   $197,160,000 34
2002/09/05 2 $686,000 -2% 3,437 $200   $197,845,000 35
2002/09/06 4 $2,225,000 +224% 3,232 $688   $200,070,000 36
2002/09/07 4 $3,571,000 +60% 3,232 $1,105   $203,641,000 37
2002/09/08 4 $1,799,240 -50% 3,232 $557   $205,696,958 38
2002/09/09 4 $461,000 -74% 3,232 $143   $206,158,000 39
2002/09/10 4 $541,000 +17% 3,232 $167   $206,700,000 40
2002/09/11 4 $473,000 -13% 3,232 $146   $207,173,000 41
2002/09/12 4 $454,000 -4% 3,232 $140   $207,627,000 42
2002/09/13 6 $1,507,000 +232% 3,051 $494   $209,134,000 43
2002/09/14 5 $2,500,288 +66% 3,051 $819   $211,681,943 44
2002/09/15 6 $1,350,571 -46% 3,051 $443   $213,032,514 45
2002/09/16 7 $379,000 -72% 3,051 $124   $213,411,000 46
2002/09/17 5 $369,000 -3% 3,051 $121   $213,780,000 47
2002/09/18 5 $332,000 -10% 3,051 $109   $214,111,000 48
2002/09/19 5 $329,000 -1% 3,051 $108   $214,440,000 49
2002/09/20 10 $1,026,311 +212% 2,338 $439   $215,466,804 50
2002/09/21 7 $1,676,506 +63% 2,338 $717   $217,143,310 51
2002/09/22 7 $797,900 -52% 2,338 $341   $217,941,210 52
2002/09/23 8 $198,000 -75% 2,338 $85   $218,139,000 53
2002/09/24 8 $232,000 +17% 2,338 $99   $218,372,000 54
2002/09/25 8 $210,000 -9% 2,338 $90   $218,582,000 55
2002/09/26 8 $209,000 n/c 2,338 $89   $218,791,000 56
2002/09/27 9 $718,960 +244% 2,338 $308   $219,510,197 57
2002/09/28 9 $1,127,959 +57% 1,783 $633   $220,638,156 58
2002/09/29 9 $516,872 -54% 2,338 $221   $221,155,028 59
2002/09/30 9 $141,000 -73% 1,783 $79   $221,296,000 60
2002/10/01 9 $162,000 +15% 1,783 $91   $221,458,000 61
2002/10/02 9 $147,000 -9% 1,783 $82   $221,605,000 62
2002/10/03 9 $143,000 -3% 1,783 $80   $221,748,000 63
2002/10/04 11 $503,129 +252% 1,537 $327   $22,250,696 64
2002/10/05 11 $792,966 +58% 1,537 $516   $23,043,662 65
2002/10/06 11 $356,374 -55% 1,537 $232   $23,400,036 66
2002/10/11 14 $238,915   802 $298   $224,071,841 71
2002/10/12 14 $369,188 +55% 802 $460   $224,441,029 72
2002/10/13 16 $194,106 -47% 802 $242   $224,635,135 73

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/08/02 1 $88,264,037   3,264 $27,042   $88,264,037 7
2002/08/09 2 $42,886,420 -51% 3,310 $12,957   $131,150,457 14
2002/08/16 2 $27,672,250 -35% 3,344 $8,275   $158,822,707 21
2002/08/23 1 $23,318,555 -16% 3,453 $6,753   $182,141,262 28
2002/08/30 1 $15,703,825 -33% 3,437 $4,569   $197,845,087 35
2002/09/06 4 $9,782,152 -38% 3,232 $3,027   $207,627,239 42
2002/09/13 6 $6,813,254 -30% 3,051 $2,233   $214,440,493 49
2002/09/20 7 $4,350,744 -36% 2,338 $1,861   $218,791,237 56
2002/09/27 9 $2,956,330 -32% 1,783 $1,658   $221,747,567 63
2002/10/04 11 $2,085,359 -29% 1,537 $1,357   $223,832,926 70
2002/10/11 17 $1,041,140 -50% 802 $1,298   $224,874,066 77
2002/10/18 22 $497,653 -52% 455 $1,094   $225,371,719 84
2002/10/25 34 $263,353 -47% 283 $931   $225,635,072 91
2002/11/01 36 $187,732 -29% 195 $963   $225,822,804 98
2002/11/08 37 $166,706 -11% 156 $1,069   $225,989,510 105
2002/11/15 37 $114,394 -31% 120 $953   $226,103,904 112
2002/11/22 19 $476,475 +317% 321 $1,484   $226,580,379 119
2002/11/29 23 $354,591 -26% 291 $1,219   $226,934,970 126
2002/12/06 26 $213,346 -40% 244 $874   $227,148,316 133
2002/12/13 31 $161,250 -24% 221 $730   $227,309,566 140
2002/12/20 41 $131,364 -19% 154 $853   $227,440,930 147
2002/12/27 44 $206,777 +57% 123 $1,681   $227,647,707 154
2003/01/03 45 $143,459 -31% 102 $1,406   $227,791,166 161
2003/01/10 48 $100,880 -30% 90 $1,121   $227,892,046 168
2003/01/17 54 $51,123 -49% 71 $720   $227,943,169 175
2003/01/24 75 $19,948 -61% 49 $407   $227,963,117 182
2003/01/31 98 $2,573 -87% 12 $214   $227,965,690 189

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