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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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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
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  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
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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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 395 $2,573 Jan 31, 2003 185
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 286 $16,381 Jan 24, 2003 178
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 226 $43,476 Jan 17, 2003 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 210 $66,178 Jan 10, 2003 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 202 $98,716 Jan 3, 2003 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 246 $94,236 Dec 27, 2002 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 355 $70,513 Dec 20, 2002 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 322 $118,701 Dec 13, 2002 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 315 $156,015 Dec 6, 2002 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 260 $282,173 Nov 29, 2002 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 294 $277,993 Nov 22, 2002 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 836 $91,748 Nov 15, 2002 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 909 $111,292 Nov 8, 2002 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 946 $132,802 Nov 1, 2002 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 822 $201,439 Oct 25, 2002 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 535 $392,077 Oct 18, 2002 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 361 $802,209 Oct 11, 2002 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 245 $1,652,469 Oct 4, 2002 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 234 $2,363,791 Sep 27, 2002 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 197 $3,500,717 Sep 20, 2002 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 137 $5,405,275 Sep 13, 2002 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 94 $7,851,871 Sep 6, 2002 38
Fastest to $200m 122 $200,070,000 Sep 6, 2002 36
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 36 $13,441,194 Aug 30, 2002 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 104 $14,285,028 Aug 23, 2002 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 134 $19,362,674 Aug 16, 2002 17
Fastest to $150m 135 $150,513,131 Aug 16, 2002 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 168 $29,454,603 Aug 9, 2002 10
Fastest to $100m 133 $109,065,264 Aug 9, 2002 9
Biggest Domestic Thursday 239 $5,806,000 Aug 8, 2002 7
Biggest Domestic Wednesday 208 $6,251,000 Aug 7, 2002 6
Biggest Domestic Tuesday 149 $7,316,000 Aug 6, 2002 5
Biggest Domestic Monday 130 $8,808,000 Aug 5, 2002 4
Biggest Domestic Sunday 150 $17,548,761 Aug 4, 2002 3
Biggest Domestic August Weekend 7 $60,117,080 Aug 2, 2002 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 135 $60,117,080 Aug 2, 2002 3
Biggest Domestic Weekend 157 $60,117,080 Aug 2, 2002 3
Fastest to $50m 127 $60,117,080 Aug 2, 2002 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 1,064 2.88 Aug 2, 2002 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,276 34.7% Aug 2, 2002 3
Widest Opening Weekend 507 3,264 Aug 2, 2002 3
Biggest Domestic August Day 15 $21,683,659 Aug 3, 2002 2
Biggest Domestic Saturday 173 $21,683,659 Aug 3, 2002 2
Biggest Domestic Day 451 $21,683,659 Aug 3, 2002 2
Biggest Domestic Friday 160 $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

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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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