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Diary of the Dead


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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $952,620
International Box Office$4,441,827
Worldwide Box Office$5,394,447
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales: $4,730,712 Weekly Breakdown
For full financial breakdown, please contact our research team.
Production Budget:$2,750,000
Theatrical Release: February 15th, 2008 (Limited) by Weinstein Co.
Video Release: May 20th, 2008 by Weinstein Co./Genius
MPAA Rating: R for strong horror violence and gore, and pervasive language.
Franchise: George A. Romero's Dead Series
Keywords: Gratuitous Cameos, Zombies
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Budget Source:Director interview in Zamm ("between $2.5 million and $3 million")
Alternative TitleGeorge A. Romero's Diary of the Dead

Premise

This fifth 'Dead' movie by George A. Romero again involves a small group of people battling zombies.

Cast

Wes Craven    Newsreader
Stephen King    Newsreader
Simon Pegg    Newsreader
Quentin Tarantino    Newsreader
Guillermo Del Toro    Newsreader

Production and Technical Credits

Director    George A. Romero

Weekend Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/02/15 32 $232,576   42 $5,538   $232,576 3
2008/02/22 39 $121,896 -48% 48 $2,540   $451,215 10
2008/02/29 44 $84,280 -31% 47 $1,793   $587,307 17
2008/03/07 51 $53,986 -36% 47 $1,149   $679,335 24
2008/03/14 56 $42,713 -21% 47 $909   $750,309 31
2008/03/21 60 $35,694 -16% 47 $759   $808,281 38
2008/03/28 66 $26,137 -27% 47 $556   $855,380 45
2008/04/04 68 $25,157 -4% 47 $535   $893,192 52
2008/04/11 69 $19,421 -23% 36 $539   $923,995 59
2008/04/18 98 $4,265 -78% 12 $355   $936,663 66
2008/04/25 79 $14,151 +232% 30 $472   $952,620 73

Daily Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/02/15 - $79,504   42 $1,893   $79,504 1
2008/02/16 - $79,526 n/c 42 $1,893   $159,030 2
2008/02/17 - $73,546 -8% 42 $1,751   $232,576 3
2008/02/18 31 $42,485 -42% 42 $1,012   $275,061 4
2008/02/19 - $19,608 -54% 42 $467   $294,669 5
2008/02/20 - $16,926 -14% 42 $403   $311,595 6
2008/02/21 - $17,724 +5% 42 $422   $329,319 7
2008/02/22 - $33,730 +90% 48 $703   $363,049 8
2008/02/23 - $51,894 +54% 48 $1,081   $414,943 9
2008/02/24 - $36,272 -30% 48 $756   $451,215 10
2008/02/25 - $13,652 -62% 48 $284   $464,867 11
2008/02/26 - $12,816 -6% 48 $267   $477,683 12
2008/02/27 - $12,192 -5% 48 $254   $489,875 13
2008/02/28 - $13,152 +8% 48 $274   $503,027 14
2008/02/29 - $23,672 +80% 47 $504   $526,699 15
2008/03/01 - $34,284 +45% 47 $729   $560,983 16
2008/03/02 - $26,324 -23% 47 $560   $587,307 17
2008/03/03 - $10,124 -62% 47 $215   $597,431 18
2008/03/04 - $9,353 -8% 47 $199   $606,784 19
2008/03/05 - $8,836 -6% 47 $188   $615,620 20
2008/03/06 - $9,729 +10% 47 $207   $625,349 21
2008/03/07 - $13,866 +43% 47 $295   $639,215 22
2008/03/08 - $23,197 +67% 47 $494   $662,412 23
2008/03/09 - $16,923 -27% 47 $360   $679,335 24
2008/03/10 - $7,213 -57% 47 $153   $686,548 25
2008/03/11 - $6,298 -13% 47 $134   $692,846 26
2008/03/12 - $7,136 +13% 47 $152   $699,982 27

Worldwide Weekly Chart Record

DateRank Gross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal Gross
2008-07-03 54 $419,733   137 $3,064 $3,543,922
2008-07-17 46 $919,218 +119.00%     $4,463,140
2008-07-24 76 $70,163 -92.37%     $4,533,303
2008-07-31 108 $29,278 -58.27%     $4,562,581
2008-08-07 102 $49,320 +68.45%     $4,611,901
2008-08-14 123 $14,186 -71.24%     $4,626,087
2008-08-21 139 $12,165 -14.25%     $4,638,252
2008-08-28 112 $54,209 +345.61%     $4,692,461
2008-09-04 151 $7,453 -86.25%     $4,699,914
2008-09-11 140 $10,968 +47.16%     $4,710,882
2008-09-18 155 $10,003 -8.80%     $4,720,885
2008-09-25 152 $4,681 -53.20%     $4,725,566
2008-10-02 177 $927 -80.20%     $4,726,493