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Ghost Rider


The Numbers Rating: 7.76 (17 votes) Rate it - Rating Details
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 26% - Rotten
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $115,802,596
International Box Office$121,900,000
Worldwide Box Office$237,702,596
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales: $103,925,308 Weekly Breakdown
For full financial breakdown, please contact our research team.
Production Budget:$120,000,000
Theatrical Release: February 16th, 2007 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: June 12th, 2007 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for horror violence and disturbing images.
Franchise: Ghost Rider
Keywords: Visual Effects, Heaven and Hell, Demons, Good vs. Evil, Marvel Comics
Source:Based on Comic/Graphic Novel
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Super Hero
US TV Rights (FX):$11,100,000 (estimated share of $30,000,000 deal)
Running Time:110 minutes

Synopsis

Superstar motorcycle stunt rider Johnny Blaze (Nicolas Cage) strikes a deal with the vile Mephistopheles for the most precious of commodities, his immortal soul. Now Johnny Blaze is forever destined to ride night after night as the host to the most powerful supernatural entity known as the Ghost Rider.

Budget Sources

Variety reported (December 14, 2005) a budget of $120 million for Ghost Rider. Mark Steven Johnson implied that this number was accurate in a post on The Superhero Hype! Boards the following day (link).

Cast

Nicolas Cage    Johnny Blaze (Ghost Rider)
Eva Mendes    Roxanne Simpson
Wes Bentley    Blackheart
Sam Elliott    Caretaker
Donal Logue    Mack
Peter Fonda    Mephistopheles
Matthew Long    Young Johnny Blaze
Brett Cullen    Barton Blaze
Raquel Alessi    Young Roxanne Simpson

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Mark Steven Johnson
Screenwriter    Mark Steven Johnson
Story Creator    Mark Steven Johnson
Producer    Avi Arad
Producer    Steven Paul
Producer    Michael De Luca
Producer    Gary Foster
Executive Producer    E. Bennett Walsh
Executive Producer    Avi Arad
Executive Producer    Stan Lee
Executive Producer    Norm Golightly
Executive Producer    David S. Goyer
Executive Producer    Lynwood Spinks
Cinematographer    Russell Boyd
Editor    Richard Francis-Bruce
Composer    Christopher Young
Music Supervisor    Dave Jordan
Production Designer    Kirk M. Petruccelli
Supervising Art Director    Richard Hobbs
Art Director    Peter Russell
Set Designer    Axel Bartz
Art Director    Edward Cotton
Set Decorator    Suza Maybury
Costume Designer    Lizzy Gardiner
Make-up and Hair Designer    Lesley Vanderwait
Sound Mixer    Gary Wilkins
Sound Designer    Dane A. Davis
Supervising Sound Editor    Dane A. Davis
Re-recording Mixer    Gary C. Bourgeois
Re-recording Mixer    Greg Orloff
Visual Effects Supervisor    Kevin Mack
Digital Effects Supervisor    Kee-Suk Ken Hahn
Special Effects Supervisor    Peter Stubbs
Special Make-up Effects    David Elsey
Stunt Coordinator    Glenn Boswell
Assistant Director    P.J. Voeten
Second Unit Director    Kimble Rendall
Second Unit Camera    Brad Shield
Casting Director    Juel Bestrop
Casting Director    Jeanne McCarthy
Casting Director    Christine King

Weekend Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2007/02/16 1 $45,388,836   3,619 $12,542   $45,388,836 3
2007/02/23 1 $20,067,443 -56% 3,620 $5,543   $79,027,540 10
2007/03/02 3 $11,553,469 -42% 3,608 $3,202   $94,810,845 17
2007/03/09 4 $6,670,463 -42% 3,347 $1,993   $104,012,146 24
2007/03/16 7 $4,176,658 -37% 2,824 $1,479   $110,378,574 31
2007/03/23 13 $1,678,864 -60% 1,560 $1,076   $113,216,624 38
2007/03/30 20 $538,245 -68% 578 $931   $114,231,820 45
2007/04/06 21 $450,770 -16% 418 $1,078   $114,824,199 52
2007/04/13 26 $332,420 -26% 341 $975   $115,276,120 59
2007/04/20 26 $239,799 -28% 328 $731   $115,575,095 66
2007/04/27 32 $186,578 -22% 283 $659   $115,802,596 73

Daily Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2007/02/16 1 $15,420,123   3,619 $4,261   $15,420,123 1
2007/02/17 1 $17,338,380 +12% 3,619 $4,791   $32,758,503 2
2007/02/18 1 $12,630,333 -27% 3,619 $3,490   $45,388,836 3
2007/02/19 1 $6,634,072 -47% 3,619 $1,833   $52,022,908 4
2007/02/20 1 $2,635,158 -60% 3,619 $728   $54,658,066 5
2007/02/21 1 $2,173,097 -18% 3,619 $600   $56,831,163 6
2007/02/22 1 $2,128,934 -2% 3,619 $588   $58,960,097 7
2007/02/23 1 $5,895,703 +177% 3,620 $1,629   $64,855,800 8
2007/02/24 1 $9,034,728 +53% 3,620 $2,496   $73,890,528 9
2007/02/25 1 $5,137,012 -43% 3,620 $1,419   $79,027,540 10
2007/02/26 1 $1,133,234 -78% 3,620 $313   $80,160,774 11
2007/02/27 1 $1,069,452 -6% 3,620 $295   $81,230,226 12
2007/02/28 1 $981,129 -8% 3,620 $271   $82,211,355 13
2007/03/01 1 $1,046,021 +7% 3,620 $289   $83,257,376 14
2007/03/02 3 $3,070,280 +194% 3,608 $851   $86,327,656 15
2007/03/03 3 $5,322,880 +73% 3,608 $1,475   $91,650,536 16
2007/03/04 3 $3,160,309 -41% 3,608 $876   $94,810,845 17
2007/03/05 3 $668,594 -79% 3,608 $185   $95,479,439 18
2007/03/06 3 $648,382 -3% 3,608 $180   $96,127,821 19
2007/03/07 3 $596,536 -8% 3,608 $165   $96,724,357 20
2007/03/08 3 $617,326 +3% 3,608 $171   $97,341,683 21
2007/03/09 4 $1,968,498 +219% 3,347 $588   $99,310,181 22
2007/03/10 4 $3,049,503 +55% 3,347 $911   $102,359,684 23
2007/03/11 4 $1,652,462 -46% 3,347 $494   $104,012,146 24
2007/03/12 5 $533,512 -68% 3,347 $159   $104,545,658 25
2007/03/13 5 $549,462 +3% 3,347 $164   $105,095,120 26
2007/03/14 5 $539,278 -2% 3,347 $161   $105,634,398 27
2007/03/15 4 $567,518 +5% 3,347 $170   $106,201,916 28
2007/03/16 7 $1,220,684 +115% 2,824 $432   $107,422,600 29
2007/03/17 7 $1,840,416 +51% 2,824 $652   $109,263,016 30
2007/03/18 7 $1,115,558 -39% 2,824 $395   $110,378,574 31
2007/03/19 8 $286,734 -74% 2,824 $102   $110,665,308 32
2007/03/20 8 $296,437 +3% 2,824 $105   $110,961,745 33
2007/03/21 8 $281,475 -5% 2,824 $100   $111,243,220 34
2007/03/22 8 $281,475 n/c 2,824 $100   $111,537,760 35

Worldwide Weekly Chart Record

DateRank Gross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal Gross
2007-02-22 1 $82,100,222   5,367 $15,297 $82,100,222
2007-03-01 1 $46,012,998 -43.96% 6,659 $6,910 $128,113,220
2007-03-08 2 $36,530,163 -20.61% 7,616 $4,797 $164,643,383
2007-03-15 3 $21,425,031 -41.35% 7,033 $3,046 $186,068,414
2007-03-22 6 $15,152,357 -29.28% 6,515 $2,326 $201,220,771
2007-03-29 10 $9,921,597 -34.52% 3,250 $3,053 $211,142,368
2007-04-05 15 $5,294,399 -46.64% 2,780 $1,904 $216,436,767
2007-04-12 25 $2,955,632 -44.17% 1,812 $1,631 $219,392,399
2007-04-19 22 $3,205,432 +8.45% 1,389 $2,308 $222,597,831
2007-04-26 46 $1,024,988 -68.02% 1,035 $990 $223,622,819
2007-06-07 28 $1,652,170 +61.19% 342 $4,831 $226,348,352
2007-06-14 30 $909,374 -44.96% 341 $2,667 $227,257,726