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What Lies Beneath (2000)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $155,464,351Details
International Box Office $133,229,638
Worldwide Box Office $288,693,989
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  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
46% - Rotten
Audience
59% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$90,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 21st, 2000 (Wide) by Dreamworks SKG
Video Release: January 31st, 2001 by Dreamworks Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for terror/violence, sensuality and brief language
Running Time: 126 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: DreamWorks Pictures, 20th Century Fox, ImageMovers
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 289 $34,169 Dec 29, 2000 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 408 $24,900 Dec 22, 2000 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 325 $60,539 Dec 15, 2000 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 306 $90,990 Dec 8, 2000 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 270 $153,052 Dec 1, 2000 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 247 $237,865 Nov 24, 2000 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 287 $245,488 Nov 17, 2000 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 822 $63,304 Nov 10, 2000 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 773 $105,020 Nov 3, 2000 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 649 $181,531 Oct 27, 2000 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 429 $348,471 Oct 20, 2000 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 281 $648,531 Oct 13, 2000 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 215 $1,122,562 Oct 6, 2000 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 175 $1,644,746 Sep 29, 2000 73
Fastest Movies to Earn $150 Million at the Domestic Box Office 268 $150,238,000 Sep 29, 2000 72
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 167 $2,192,119 Sep 22, 2000 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 221 $2,406,524 Sep 15, 2000 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 285 $2,767,993 Sep 8, 2000 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 108 $5,952,607 Sep 1, 2000 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 314 $4,612,974 Aug 25, 2000 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 274 $6,758,142 Aug 18, 2000 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 281 $9,736,764 Aug 11, 2000 24
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 323 $100,643,147 Aug 4, 2000 20
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 293 $13,808,388 Aug 4, 2000 17
Biggest August Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 188 $13,808,388 Aug 4, 2000 17
Biggest August Day at the Domestic Box Office 524 $5,181,000 Aug 5, 2000 16
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 263 $22,863,897 Jul 28, 2000 10
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 373 $53,382,000 Jul 28, 2000 8
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 611 $8,539,000 Jul 23, 2000 3
Biggest July Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 106 $29,702,959 Jul 21, 2000 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 476 $29,702,959 Jul 21, 2000 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 686 $29,702,959 Jul 21, 2000 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,103 2,813 Jul 21, 2000 3
Biggest July Day at the Domestic Box Office 270 $12,061,656 Jul 22, 2000 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 612 $12,061,656 Jul 22, 2000 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 654 $9,998,065 Jul 21, 2000 1

Cast

   Norman Spencer
   Claire Spencer
Diana Scarwid    Jody
Miranda Otto    Mary Feur
James Remar    Warren Feur
Joe Morton    Dr. Drayton
Amber Valletta    Madison Elizabeth Frank
Victoria Birdwell    Beatrice
Katharine Towne    Caitlin Spencer
Wendy Crewson    Elena

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Clark Gregg
Story Creator    Sarah Kernochan
Story Creator    Clark Gregg
Producer    Steve Starkey
Producer    Robert Zemeckis
Producer    Jack Rapke
Executive Producer    Joan Bradshaw
Executive Producer    Mark Johnson
Composer    Alan Silvestri
Editor    Arthur Schmidt
Production Designer    Rick Carter
Production Designer    Jim Teegarden
Art Director    Tony Fanning
Art Director    Stefan Dechant
Art Director    Elizabeth Lapp
Set Decorator    Karen O'Hara
Costume Designer    Susie Desanto
Sound    William B. Kaplan
Visual Effects Supervisor    Robert Legato
Associate Producer    Steven Boyd
Assistant Director    John McLaglen
Casting    Ellen Lewis
Casting    Marcia DeBonis
Cinematographer    Don Burgess
Dialogue Editor    Ewa Sztompke

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/07/21 1 $29,702,959   2,813 $10,559   $29,702,959 3
2000/07/28 2 $22,863,897 -23% 2,825 $8,093   $69,352,633 10
2000/08/04 5 $13,808,388 -40% 2,867 $4,816   $95,130,565 17
2000/08/11 6 $9,736,764 -29% 2,925 $3,329   $112,004,876 24
2000/08/18 5 $6,758,142 -31% 2,760 $2,449   $123,410,908 31
2000/08/25 6 $4,612,974 -32% 2,568 $1,796   $130,919,547 38
2000/09/01 6 $5,952,607 +29% 2,407 $2,473   $138,783,687 45
2000/09/08 6 $2,767,993 -53% 2,166 $1,278   $142,381,640 52
2000/09/15 7 $2,406,524 -13% 2,007 $1,199   $145,578,552 59
2000/09/22 8 $2,192,119 -9% 1,819 $1,205   $148,433,841 66
2000/09/29 9 $1,644,746 -25% 1,674 $983   $150,596,856 73
2000/10/06 11 $1,122,562 -32% 1,375 $816   $152,140,873 80
2000/10/13 14 $648,531 -42% 1,027 $631   $153,118,522 87
2000/10/20 19 $348,471 -46% 697 $500   $153,643,849 94
2000/10/27 27 $181,531 -48% 369 $492   $153,921,103 101
2000/11/03 34 $105,020 -42% 200 $525   $154,083,318 108
2000/11/10 46 $63,304 -40% 124 $511   $154,179,394 115
2000/11/17 19 $245,488 +288% 400 $614   $154,441,745 122
2000/11/24 21 $237,865 -3% 400 $595   $154,803,044 129
2000/12/01 23 $153,052 -36% 350 $437   $155,018,556 136
2000/12/08 30 $90,990 -41% 235 $387   $155,153,382 143
2000/12/15 33 $60,539 -33% 193 $314   $155,243,518 150
2000/12/22 44 $24,900 -59% 89 $280   $155,298,623 157
2000/12/29 47 $34,169 +37% 77 $444   $155,370,362 164

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/07/21 1 $9,998,065   2,813 $3,554   $9,998,065 1
2000/07/22 1 $12,061,656 +21% 2,813 $4,288   $22,059,721 2
2000/07/23 1 $8,539,000 -29% 2,813 $3,036   $29,702,959 3
2000/07/24 1 $4,252,763 -50% 2,813 $1,512   $33,955,722 4
2000/07/25 1 $4,481,157 +5% 2,813 $1,593   $38,436,879 5
2000/07/26 1 $4,089,218 -9% 2,813 $1,454   $42,526,097 6
2000/07/27 1 $3,962,000 -3% 2,813 $1,408   $46,488,000 7
2000/07/28 2 $6,894,000 +74% 2,825 $2,440   $53,382,000 8
2000/07/29 2 $8,860,454 +29% 2,825 $3,136   $62,243,175 9
2000/07/30 2 $7,098,000 -20% 2,825 $2,513   $69,352,633 10
2000/07/31 2 $3,051,851 -57% 2,825 $1,080   $72,404,484 11
2000/08/01 2 $3,406,274 +12% 2,825 $1,206   $75,810,758 12
2000/08/02 2 $2,758,932 -19% 2,825 $977   $78,569,690 13
2000/08/03 2 $2,752,487 n/c 2,825 $974   $81,322,177 14
2000/08/04 5 $4,004,000 +45% 2,867 $1,397   $85,326,000 15
2000/08/05 5 $5,181,000 +29% 2,867 $1,807   $90,507,000 16
2000/08/06 5 $4,267,000 -18% 2,867 $1,488   $95,130,565 17
2000/08/07 5 $1,920,752 -55% 2,867 $670   $97,051,317 18
2000/08/08 4 $1,939,683 +1% 2,867 $677   $98,991,000 19
2000/08/09 5 $1,652,147 -15% 2,867 $576   $100,643,147 20
2000/08/10 4 $1,624,965 -2% 2,867 $567   $102,268,112 21
2000/08/11 6 $2,792,000 +72% 2,925 $955   $105,060,000 22
2000/08/12 6 $3,869,000 +39% 2,925 $1,323   $108,929,000 23
2000/08/13 6 $2,815,000 -27% 2,867 $982   $112,004,876 24
2000/08/14 5 $1,230,092 -56% 2,867 $429   $113,234,968 25
2000/08/15 4 $1,290,698 +5% 2,867 $450   $114,525,666 26
2000/08/16 4 $1,060,775 -18% 2,867 $370   $115,586,441 27
2000/08/17 4 $1,066,325 +1% 2,867 $372   $116,652,766 28
2000/08/18 5 $1,929,000 +81% 2,760 $699   $118,582,000 29
2000/08/19 5 $2,804,000 +45% 2,760 $1,016   $121,386,000 30
2000/08/20 5 $1,847,000 -34% 2,760 $669   $123,410,908 31
2000/08/21 5 $724,698 -61% 2,760 $263   $124,135,606 32
2000/08/22 5 $842,756 +16% 2,760 $305   $124,978,362 33
2000/08/23 5 $649,342 -23% 2,760 $235   $125,627,704 34
2000/08/24 5 $678,869 +5% 2,760 $246   $126,306,573 35
2000/08/25 6 $1,250,000 +84% 2,568 $487   $127,557,000 36
2000/08/26 6 $1,854,000 +48% 2,568 $722   $129,411,000 37
2000/08/27 6 $1,221,000 -34% 2,568 $475   $130,919,547 38
2000/08/28 6 $447,921 -63% 2,568 $174   $131,367,468 39
2000/08/29 5 $545,725 +22% 2,568 $213   $131,913,193 40
2000/08/30 5 $450,633 -17% 2,568 $175   $132,363,826 41
2000/08/31 5 $467,254 +4% 2,568 $182   $132,831,080 42
2000/09/01 7 $1,113,000 +138% 2,407 $462   $133,944,000 43
2000/09/02 7 $1,744,000 +57% 2,407 $725   $135,688,000 44
2000/09/03 5 $1,654,000 -5% 2,407 $687   $137,342,000 45
2000/09/04 5 $1,239,454 -25% 2,407 $515   $138,783,687 46
2000/09/05 6 $311,432 -75% 2,407 $129   $139,095,119 47
2000/09/06 6 $260,987 -16% 2,407 $108   $139,356,106 48
2000/09/07 5 $257,541 -1% 2,407 $107   $139,613,647 49
2000/09/08 6 $761,000 +195% 2,166 $351   $140,374,000 50
2000/09/09 6 $1,273,000 +67% 2,166 $588   $141,647,000 51
2000/09/10 7 $642,000 -50% 2,166 $296   $142,381,640 52
2000/09/11 7 $174,358 -73% 2,166 $80   $142,555,720 53
2000/09/12 8 $228,627 +31% 2,166 $106   $142,784,355 54
2000/09/13 6 $186,941 -18% 2,166 $86   $142,971,296 55
2000/09/14 7 $200,462 +7% 2,166 $93   $143,172,028 56
2000/09/15 8 $684,000 +241% 2,007 $341   $143,856,000 57
2000/09/16 6 $1,174,000 +72% 2,007 $585   $145,030,000 58
2000/09/17 9 $497,000 -58% 2,007 $248   $145,578,552 59
2000/09/18 8 $140,643 -72% 2,007 $70   $145,719,195 60
2000/09/19 8 $183,836 +31% 2,007 $92   $145,903,031 61
2000/09/20 8 $162,795 -11% 2,007 $81   $146,065,826 62
2000/09/21 8 $175,896 +8% 2,007 $88   $146,241,722 63
2000/09/22 8 $614,000 +249% 1,819 $338   $146,856,000 64
2000/09/23 8 $1,096,000 +79% 1,819 $603   $147,952,000 65
2000/09/24 10 $461,000 -58% 1,819 $253   $148,433,841 66
2000/09/25 10 $115,678 -75% 1,819 $64   $148,549,519 67
2000/09/26 10 $145,204 +26% 1,819 $80   $148,694,723 68
2000/09/27 11 $123,864 -15% 1,819 $68   $148,818,587 69
2000/09/28 10 $133,523 +8% 1,819 $73   $148,952,110 70
2000/09/29 9 $485,000 +263% 1,674 $290   $149,437,000 71
2000/09/30 8 $800,000 +65% 1,674 $478   $150,238,000 72
2000/10/01 10 $347,000 -57% 1,674 $207   $150,596,856 73
2000/10/02 10 $90,543 -74% 1,674 $54   $150,687,399 74
2000/10/03 10 $104,602 +16% 1,674 $62   $150,792,001 75
2000/10/04 9 $103,589 -1% 1,674 $62   $150,895,590 76
2000/10/05 9 $122,721 +18% 1,674 $73   $151,018,311 77
2000/10/06 9 $322,000 +162% 1,375 $234   $151,341,000 78
2000/10/07 9 $512,000 +59% 1,375 $372   $151,853,000 79
2000/10/08 10 $284,000 -45% 1,375 $207   $152,140,873 80
2000/10/09 13 $115,915 -59% 1,375 $84   $152,256,788 81
2000/10/10 11 $70,490 -39% 1,375 $51   $152,327,278 82
2000/10/11 11 $69,765 -1% 1,375 $51   $152,397,043 83
2000/10/12 10 $72,948 +5% 1,375 $53   $152,469,991 84
2000/10/15 14 $135,000   1,027 $131   $153,118,522 87
2000/10/16 16 $41,653 -69% 1,027 $41   $153,160,175 88
2000/10/17 16 $43,027 +3% 1,027 $42   $153,203,202 89
2000/10/18 16 $43,850 +2% 1,027 $43   $153,247,052 90
2000/10/19 16 $48,326 +10% 1,027 $47   $153,295,378 91
2000/10/22 20 $73,000   697 $105   $153,643,849 94
2000/10/23 20 $21,520 -71% 697 $31   $153,665,369 95
2000/10/24 20 $23,105 +7% 697 $33   $153,688,474 96
2000/10/25 20 $24,609 +7% 697 $35   $153,713,083 97
2000/10/26 20 $26,489 +8% 697 $38   $153,739,572 98

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/07/21 1 $46,488,736   2,813 $16,526   $46,488,736 7
2000/07/28 2 $34,833,441 -25% 2,825 $12,330   $81,322,177 14
2000/08/04 5 $20,945,935 -40% 2,867 $7,306   $102,268,112 21
2000/08/11 5 $14,384,654 -31% 2,925 $4,918   $116,652,766 28
2000/08/18 5 $9,653,807 -33% 2,760 $3,498   $126,306,573 35
2000/08/25 5 $6,524,507 -32% 2,568 $2,541   $132,831,080 42
2000/09/01 6 $6,782,567 +4% 2,407 $2,818   $139,613,647 49
2000/09/08 6 $3,558,381 -48% 2,166 $1,643   $143,172,028 56
2000/09/15 8 $3,069,694 -14% 2,007 $1,529   $146,241,722 63
2000/09/22 8 $2,710,388 -12% 1,819 $1,490   $148,952,110 70
2000/09/29 9 $2,066,201 -24% 1,674 $1,234   $151,018,311 77
2000/10/06 11 $1,451,680 -30% 1,375 $1,056   $152,469,991 84
2000/10/13 14 $825,387 -43% 1,027 $804   $153,295,378 91
2000/10/20 20 $444,194 -46% 697 $637   $153,739,572 98
2000/10/27 29 $238,726 -46% 369 $647   $153,978,298 105
2000/11/03 35 $137,792 -42% 200 $689   $154,116,090 112
2000/11/10 48 $80,167 -42% 124 $647   $154,196,257 119
2000/11/17 19 $368,922 +360% 400 $922   $154,565,179 126
2000/11/24 22 $300,325 -19% 400 $751   $154,865,504 133
2000/12/01 23 $196,888 -34% 350 $563   $155,062,392 140
2000/12/08 31 $120,587 -39% 235 $513   $155,182,979 147
2000/12/15 30 $90,744 -25% 193 $470   $155,273,723 154
2000/12/22 43 $62,470 -31% 89 $702   $155,336,193 161

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