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Species (1995)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $60,000,401Details
International Box Office $53,300,000
Worldwide Box Office $113,300,401
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
34% - Rotten
Audience
31% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$35,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 7th, 1995 (Wide) by MGM
Video Release: August 3rd, 1999 by MGM Video
MPAA Rating: R for sci-fi violence, strong sexuality and some language
Franchise: Species
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 364 $213,707 Oct 27, 1995 115
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,963 $8,223 Oct 13, 1995 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,960 $17,622 Oct 6, 1995 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,814 $41,105 Sep 29, 1995 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,430 $109,058 Sep 22, 1995 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,368 $152,286 Sep 15, 1995 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,410 $61,875 Sep 8, 1995 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,742 $184,832 Sep 1, 1995 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,402 $132,948 Aug 25, 1995 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,901 $365,193 Aug 18, 1995 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,917 $690,089 Aug 11, 1995 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,669 $1,614,089 Aug 4, 1995 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,329 $3,506,661 Jul 28, 1995 24
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 991 $53,131,292 Jul 28, 1995 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 899 $7,136,353 Jul 21, 1995 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 999 $10,052,002 Jul 14, 1995 10
Biggest July Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 233 $17,161,943 Jul 7, 1995 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 983 $17,161,943 Jul 7, 1995 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,768 2,310 Jul 7, 1995 3

Cast

Natasha Henstridge    Sil
Michael Madsen    Preston Lennox
Ben Kingsley    Xavier Fitch
Forest Whitaker    Dan Smithson
Michelle Williams    Young 'Sil'
Alfred Molina    Dr Stephen Arden
Marg Helgenberger    Dr. Laura Baker
Frank Welker    Alien Sil

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Christopher Young
Director   

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
1995/07/07 2 $17,161,943   2,310 $7,429   $17,161,943 3
1995/07/14 4 $10,052,002 -41% 2,310 $4,352   $34,449,958 10
1995/07/21 5 $7,136,353 -29% 2,310 $3,089   $46,275,314 17
1995/07/28 10 $3,506,661 -51% 1,942 $1,806   $53,131,292 24
1995/08/04 15 $1,614,089 -54% 1,195 $1,351   $56,583,801 31
1995/08/11 20 $690,089 -57% 681 $1,013   $57,955,539 38
1995/08/18 26 $365,193 -47% 481 $759   $58,675,463 45
1995/08/25 43 $132,948 -64% 333 $399   $59,001,523 52
1995/09/01 44 $184,832 +39% 333 $555   $59,251,343 59
1995/09/08 49 $61,875 -67% 275 $225   $59,345,620 66
1995/09/15 42 $152,286 +146% 380 $401   $59,522,422 73
1995/09/22 41 $109,058 -28% 249 $438   $59,672,743 80
1995/09/29 55 $41,105 -62% 247 $166   $59,736,634 87
1995/10/06 62 $17,622 -57% 143 $123   $59,767,419 94
1995/10/13 76 $8,223 -53% 70 $117   $59,781,347 101
1995/10/27 32 $213,707   227 $941   $60,000,401 115

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/07/07 2 $24,397,956   2,310 $10,562   $24,397,956 7
1995/07/14 4 $14,741,005 -40% 2,310 $6,381   $39,138,961 14
1995/07/21 6 $10,485,670 -29% 2,310 $4,539   $49,624,631 21
1995/07/28 11 $5,345,081 -49% 1,942 $2,752   $54,969,712 28
1995/08/04 15 $2,295,738 -57% 1,195 $1,921   $57,265,450 35
1995/08/11 20 $1,044,820 -54% 681 $1,534   $58,310,270 42
1995/08/18 26 $558,305 -47% 481 $1,161   $58,868,575 49
1995/08/25 42 $197,936 -65% 333 $594   $59,066,511 56
1995/09/01 44 $217,234 +10% 333 $652   $59,283,745 63
1995/09/08 48 $86,391 -60% 275 $314   $59,370,136 70
1995/09/15 40 $193,549 +124% 380 $509   $59,563,685 77
1995/09/22 42 $131,844 -32% 249 $529   $59,695,529 84
1995/09/29 54 $54,268 -59% 247 $220   $59,749,797 91
1995/10/06 60 $23,327 -57% 143 $163   $59,773,124 98