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Unknown (2006)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $26,403Details
International Box Office $3,328,645
Worldwide Box Office $3,355,048
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Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
38% - Rotten
54% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

Movie Details

Production Budget:$3,700,000
Domestic Releases: November 3rd, 2006 (Exclusive) by IFC Films
Video Release: January 30th, 2007 by Weinstein Co./Genius
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Comparisons: vs. Transsiberian
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Keywords: Faulty Memory, Surprise Twist, Mistaken Identity, Kidnap, Revenge, Hostage, Waking Up in an Unknown Location
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,693 $3,203 Dec 15, 2006 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,564 $1,465 Dec 8, 2006 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,014 $1,780 Dec 1, 2006 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,978 $948 Nov 24, 2006 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,505 $1,763 Nov 17, 2006 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,416 $7,485 Nov 10, 2006 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 10,784 $3,746 Nov 3, 2006 3


Bridget Moynahan    Eliza Coles
Greg Kinnear    Broken Nose/Richard McCain
Jeremy Sisto    Handcuffed Man/Bobby Kinkade
James Caviezel    Jean Jacket/Mitch Wozniak
Joe Pantoliano    Bound Man/Brockman
Barry Pepper    Rancher Shirt/William Coles Jr
Peter Stormare    Snakeskin Boots/Stefan Burian

Contest - This Contest Totally Rules

May 7th, 2007

Normally when it comes to these box office prediction contests, we choose the movie based on which film has the best shot at coming out on top of the charts. However, in this case that's Spider-Man 3 and no other film has a snowball's chance in Hades of winning the weekend, even if Spider-Man breaks the record for worst sophomore stint drop-off. Instead, we are going with the widest of the modest group of limited releases, Georgie Rule. Since none of the new releases seem likely to be box office hits, we're going with that theme and giving away some smaller films that came out during the past year, and that might have slipped under your radar. To win, you must simply predict the opening weekend box office of Georgie Rule. Whoever comes the closest to predicting the film's opening 3-day weekend (Friday to Sunday), without going over, will win a copy of Twelve and Holding and The Gathering. Meanwhile, the person who comes the closest to the film's opening 3-day weekend (Friday to Sunday), without going under, will win a copy of Unknown and Prey. Entries must be received by 10 a.m., Pacific Time on Friday to be eligible, so don't delay! More...

Open on Fire on the Home Market

February 10th, 2007

Open Season led a large group of new releases this week, at least on the sales chart. On the rental chart it had to settle for a close second behind The Marine $6.32 million to $6.00 million. More...

DVD Releases for January 30, 2007

January 29th, 2007

I'm still waiting for the first "Must Have" DVD of the year (the first one of those doesn't show up until mid-February), but at least there are more that nearly make the grade this week than so far this year. Flyboys - Collector's Edition is better than the reviews would indicate, as long as you are in the right frame of mind. Lucky Louie - The Complete First Season is a great show but a little demented for a mainstream audience, and the same can be said for Viva Pedro - Pedro Almodovar Classics Collection - Buy from Amazon. But in the end I went with Red Doors - Buy from Amazon as the DVD Pick of the Week. Perhaps an unexpected choice, but it's a movie that should be seen by more. More...

DVD Releases for December 5, 2006

December 5th, 2006

The first week of the month is often the busiest, and that's the case here. However, while there are a lot of big releases, there's not much in the way of quality to be found. The best of the recent releases is Pirates of the Caribbean - Dead Man's Chest, but that was weak compared to the original (although a fun ride nonetheless). In order to find the DVD Pick of the week one must travel deeper... into the list of box sets (The Premiere Frank Capra Collection - Buy from Amazon), special editions (Black Christmas - Special Edition - Buy from Amazon), and TV on DVD (Dungeons & Dragons - The Complete Series - Buy from Amazon). Of those three, I'm giving the honor to The Premiere Frank Capra Collection - Buy from Amazon, but all three could end up in my DVD collection before long. More...


November 7th, 2006

Just a trio of films in the $10,000 club, but they are managed that feat by a huge margin. Leading the way was Volver with just under $200,000 on 5 theaters for an average of $39,541. This is actually lower than the opening per theater average for Pedro Almodovar's previous two films, but his biggest opening ever. Second place went to the overall number one film, Borat with $31,607 while last week's per theater average champion, Babel, came in third with $26,264 despite a huge increase in its theater count. More...

Very Limited Releases

November 3rd, 2006

Only five limited releases this week, only one of which has serious mainstream appeal. That film, Volver, is the odds on favorite to win top spot on the Per Theatre Charts while has a real shot at $10 million or more by the time its theatrical run winds down. More...

New Movie US Release Dates - October 29, 2006

October 29th, 2006

This week's round of new movie release information contains release dates for Blood Diamond, Dark Materials and more. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/11/03 90 $3,746   2 $1,873   $4,568 3
2006/11/10 82 $7,485 +100% 5 $1,497   $12,053 10
2006/11/17 93 $1,763 -76% 6 $294   $15,186 17
2006/11/24 100 $948 -46% 3 $316   $17,276 24
2006/12/01 93 $1,780 +88% 4 $445   $19,427 31
2006/12/08 98 $1,465 -18% 1 $1,465   $21,229 38
2006/12/15 80 $3,203 +119% 4 $801   $24,686 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/11/03 99 $4,568   2 $2,284   $4,568 7
2006/11/10 88 $8,855 +94% 5 $1,771   $13,423 14
2006/11/17 105 $2,905 -67% 6 $484   $16,328 21
2006/11/24 110 $1,319 -55% 3 $440   $17,647 28
2006/12/01 101 $2,117 +61% 4 $529   $19,764 35
2006/12/08 102 $1,719 -19% 1 $1,719   $21,483 42
2006/12/15 82 $4,970 +189% 4 $1,243   $26,403 49

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