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The Time Machine (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $56,684,819Details
International Box Office $42,298,771
Worldwide Box Office $98,983,590
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  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
29% - Rotten
Audience
37% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$80,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 8th, 2002 (Wide) by Dreamworks SKG
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense sequences of action violence
Comparisons: vs. The Day the Earth Stood Still
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Keywords: Time Travel
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,981 $72,523 May 17, 2002 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,869 $117,814 May 10, 2002 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,602 $216,395 May 3, 2002 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,772 $261,635 Apr 26, 2002 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,749 $153,152 Apr 19, 2002 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,343 $420,255 Apr 12, 2002 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,157 $1,046,324 Apr 5, 2002 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,925 $2,283,410 Mar 29, 2002 24
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 922 $50,364,654 Mar 22, 2002 21
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,321 $5,324,159 Mar 22, 2002 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 922 $10,795,951 Mar 15, 2002 10
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 1,037 $6,038,000 Mar 10, 2002 3
Biggest March Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 80 $22,610,437 Mar 8, 2002 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 693 $22,610,437 Mar 8, 2002 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 1,080 $22,610,437 Mar 8, 2002 3
Widest Opening Weekend 907 2,944 Mar 8, 2002 3
Biggest March Day at the Domestic Box Office 183 $9,232,000 Mar 9, 2002 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 981 $9,232,000 Mar 9, 2002 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 1,080 $7,216,000 Mar 8, 2002 1
Movies with Leggiest Opening Weekend 1,851 3.13 Mar 8, 2002 1
Movies with Most Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 2,108 31.9% Mar 8, 2002 1

Cast

Guy Pearce    Alexander Hartdegen
Yancey Arias    Toren
Jeremy Irons    Uber Morlock
Phyllida Law   
Mark Addy    Dr. Philby
Orlando Jones    Vox
Sienna Guillory    Emma
Diana Lee Inosanto    Eloi woman
Omero Mumba    Kalen
Samantha Mumba    Mara
Josh Stamberg    J.P. Fitzroy
Doug Jones    Spy Morlock

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Klaus Badelt

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/03/08 1 $22,610,437   2,944 $7,680   $22,610,437 3
2002/03/15 4 $10,795,951 -52% 2,958 $3,650   $39,936,148 10
2002/03/22 7 $5,324,159 -51% 2,809 $1,895   $48,158,947 17
2002/03/29 13 $2,283,410 -57% 1,748 $1,306   $52,648,064 24
2002/04/05 18 $1,046,324 -54% 931 $1,124   $54,758,133 31
2002/04/12 23 $420,255 -60% 457 $920   $55,485,362 38
2002/04/19 34 $153,152 -64% 212 $722   $55,761,738 45
2002/04/26 26 $261,635 +71% 299 $875   $56,072,240 52
2002/05/03 29 $216,395 -17% 254 $852   $56,378,623 59
2002/05/10 34 $117,814 -46% 225 $524   $56,566,172 66
2002/05/17 39 $72,523 -38% 162 $448   $56,684,819 73

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/03/08 1 $7,216,000   2,944 $2,451   $7,216,000 1
2002/03/09 1 $9,232,000 +28% 2,944 $3,136   $16,572,000 2
2002/03/10 1 $6,038,000 -35% 2,944 $2,051   $22,610,437 3
2002/03/11 1 $1,799,000 -70% 2,944 $611   $24,409,000 4
2002/03/12 1 $1,806,000 n/c 2,944 $613   $26,215,000 5
2002/03/13 1 $1,475,000 -18% 2,944 $501   $27,690,000 6
2002/03/14 1 $1,471,000 n/c 2,944 $500   $29,140,000 7
2002/03/15 4 $3,230,000 +120% 2,958 $1,092   $32,370,000 8
2002/03/16 4 $4,644,000 +44% 2,958 $1,570   $37,014,000 9
2002/03/17 4 $2,790,000 -40% 2,958 $943   $39,936,148 10
2002/03/18 4 $775,000 -72% 2,958 $262   $40,711,000 11
2002/03/19 4 $783,000 +1% 2,958 $265   $41,494,000 12
2002/03/20 4 $683,000 -13% 2,958 $231   $42,177,000 13
2002/03/21 4 $657,000 -4% 2,958 $222   $42,835,000 14
2002/03/22 7 $1,543,000 +135% 2,809 $549   $44,378,000 15
2002/03/23 7 $2,408,000 +56% 2,809 $857   $46,786,000 16
2002/03/24 6 $1,370,000 -43% 2,809 $488   $48,158,947 17
2002/03/25 8 $485,000 -65% 2,809 $173   $48,644,000 18
2002/03/26 8 $544,000 +12% 2,809 $194   $49,189,000 19
2002/03/27 8 $519,000 -5% 2,809 $185   $49,708,000 20
2002/03/28 6 $657,000 +27% 2,809 $234   $50,365,000 21

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/03/08 1 $29,140,197   2,944 $9,898   $29,140,197 7
2002/03/15 4 $13,694,591 -53% 2,958 $4,630   $42,834,788 14
2002/03/22 7 $7,529,866 -45% 2,809 $2,681   $50,364,654 21
2002/03/29 13 $3,347,155 -56% 1,748 $1,915   $53,711,809 28
2002/04/05 18 $1,353,298 -60% 931 $1,454   $55,065,107 35
2002/04/12 23 $543,479 -60% 457 $1,189   $55,608,586 42
2002/04/19 34 $202,019 -63% 212 $953   $55,810,605 49
2002/04/26 27 $351,623 +74% 299 $1,176   $56,162,228 56
2002/05/03 30 $286,130 -19% 254 $1,126   $56,448,358 63
2002/05/10 33 $163,938 -43% 225 $729   $56,612,296 70
2002/05/17 46 $72,523 -56% 162 $448   $56,684,819 77

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