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Knowing


The Numbers Rating: 8.00 (9 votes) Rate it - Rating Details
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 33% - Rotten
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $79,957,634
International Box Office$107,901,008
Worldwide Box Office$187,858,642
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales: $24,136,027 Weekly Breakdown
For full financial breakdown, please contact our research team.
Production Budget:$50,000,000
Theatrical Release: March 20th, 2009 (Wide) by Summit Entertainment
Video Release: July 7th, 2009 by Summit Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13 For disaster sequences, disturbing images and brief strong language
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Budget Source:news.com.au
Running Time:121 minutes

Cast

Nicolas Cage    John Koestler
Rose Byrne    Diana
Chandler Canterbury    Caleb Koestler
Ben Mendelsohn    Phil Beckman
Lara Robinson    Abby/Lucinda
Nadia Townsend    Grace
Danielle Carter    Miss Taylor (1959)
Alethea McGrath    Miss Taylor (2009)
Alan Hopgood    Revered Koestler
D.G. Maloney    The Stranger

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Alex Proyas
Screenwriter    Ryne Douglas Pearson
Screenwriter    Juliet Snowden
Screenwriter    Stiles White
Story Creator    Ryne Douglas Pearson
Screenwriter    Alex Proyas
Producer    Todd Black
Producer    Jason Blumenthal
Producer    Steve Tisch
Producer    Alex Proyas
Executive Producer    Stephen Jones
Executive Producer    Topher Dow
Executive Producer    Norm Golightly
Executive Producer    David Bloomfield
Executive Producer    Ryne Douglas Pearson
Co-Executive Producer    Aaron Kaplan
Co-Executive Producer    Sean Perrone
Cinematographer    Simon Duggan
Editor    Richard Learoyd
Composer    Marco Beltrami
Production Designer    Steven Jones-Evans
Supervising Art Director    Michelle McGahey
Art Director    Andy Walpole
Set Designer    Jane Mancini
Set Decorator    Nicki Gardiner
Costume Designer    Terry Ryan
Sound Mixer    Peter Grace
Supervising Sound Editor    Andrew Plain
Sound Designer    Michael McMenomy
Re-recording Mixer    Phil Heywood
Re-recording Mixer    Robert Sullivan
Re-recording Mixer    Pewter Purcell
Special Effects Supervisor    Angelo Sahin
Visual Effects Supervisor    Andrew Jackson
Visual Effects Supervisor    Eric Durst
Stunt Coordinator    Chris Anderson
Assistant Director    Steve Andrews
Second Unit Director    Kimble Rendall
Second Unit Camera    Ross Emery

Weekend Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/03/20 1 $24,604,751   3,332 $7,384   $24,604,751 3
2009/03/27 3 $14,702,187 -40% 3,337 $4,406   $46,217,199 10
2009/04/03 4 $8,146,156 -45% 3,323 $2,451   $58,219,770 17
2009/04/10 5 $6,433,433 -21% 2,925 $2,199   $67,769,550 24
2009/04/17 8 $3,574,727 -44% 2,405 $1,486   $73,795,283 31
2009/04/24 12 $1,943,154 -46% 1,860 $1,045   $76,780,504 38
2009/05/01 15 $568,096 -71% 822 $691   $77,932,861 45
2009/05/08 16 $303,297 -47% 373 $813   $78,401,631 52
2009/05/15 18 $337,008 +11% 421 $800   $78,836,466 59
2009/05/22 23 $195,344 -42% 264 $740   $79,166,065 66
2009/05/29 28 $127,943 -35% 195 $656   $79,395,115 73
2009/06/05 29 $93,035 -27% 152 $612   $79,545,127 80
2009/06/12 35 $73,565 -21% 122 $603   $79,674,604 87
2009/06/19 30 $99,144 +35% 115 $862   $79,819,993 94
2009/06/26 40 $35,261 -64% 57 $619   $79,911,877 101
2009/07/03 49 $14,472 -59% 24 $603   $79,948,113 108

Daily Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2009/03/20 1 $8,969,774   3,332 $2,692   $8,969,774 1
2009/03/21 1 $9,872,734 +10% 3,332 $2,963   $18,842,508 2
2009/03/22 1 $5,762,243 -42% 3,332 $1,729   $24,604,751 3
2009/03/23 1 $1,820,529 -68% 3,332 $546   $26,425,280 4
2009/03/24 1 $1,857,291 +2% 3,332 $557   $28,282,571 5
2009/03/25 1 $1,586,671 -15% 3,332 $476   $29,869,242 6
2009/03/26 1 $1,645,770 +4% 3,332 $494   $31,515,012 7
2009/03/27 3 $4,607,824 +180% 3,337 $1,381   $36,122,836 8
2009/03/28 3 $6,360,181 +38% 3,337 $1,906   $42,483,017 9
2009/03/29 3 $3,734,182 -41% 3,337 $1,119   $46,217,199 10
2009/03/30 4 $966,111 -74% 3,337 $290   $47,183,310 11
2009/03/31 4 $1,050,535 +9% 3,337 $315   $48,233,845 12
2009/04/01 4 $899,553 -14% 3,337 $270   $49,133,398 13
2009/04/02 4 $940,216 +5% 3,337 $282   $50,073,614 14
2009/04/03 4 $2,751,331 +193% 3,323 $828   $52,824,945 15
2009/04/04 4 $3,438,906 +25% 3,323 $1,035   $56,263,851 16
2009/04/05 3 $1,955,919 -43% 3,323 $589   $58,219,770 17
2009/04/06 5 $661,514 -66% 3,323 $199   $58,881,284 18
2009/04/07 5 $800,437 +21% 3,323 $241   $59,681,721 19
2009/04/08 5 $737,672 -8% 3,323 $222   $60,419,393 20
2009/04/09 5 $916,724 +24% 3,323 $276   $61,336,117 21
2009/04/10 6 $2,325,276 +154% 2,925 $795   $63,661,393 22
2009/04/11 5 $2,560,950 +10% 2,925 $876   $66,222,343 23
2009/04/12 5 $1,547,207 -40% 2,925 $529   $67,769,550 24
2009/04/13 5 $725,884 -53% 2,925 $248   $68,495,434 25
2009/04/14 5 $648,237 -11% 2,925 $222   $69,143,671 26
2009/04/15 5 $546,781 -16% 2,925 $187   $69,690,452 27
2009/04/16 6 $530,104 -3% 2,925 $181   $70,220,556 28
2009/04/17 8 $1,100,134 +108% 2,405 $457   $71,320,690 29
2009/04/18 8 $1,551,381 +41% 2,405 $645   $72,872,071 30
2009/04/19 8 $923,212 -40% 2,405 $384   $73,795,283 31
2009/04/20 9 $265,590 -71% 2,405 $110   $74,060,873 32
2009/04/21 9 $292,472 +10% 2,405 $122   $74,353,345 33
2009/04/22 10 $243,904 -17% 2,405 $101   $74,597,249 34
2009/04/23 10 $240,101 -2% 2,405 $100   $74,837,350 35
2009/04/24 12 $569,937 +137% 1,860 $306   $75,407,287 36
2009/04/25 11 $876,881 +54% 1,860 $471   $76,284,168 37
2009/04/26 12 $496,336 -43% 1,860 $267   $76,780,504 38
2009/04/27 13 $135,972 -73% 1,860 $73   $76,916,476 39
2009/04/28 13 $158,275 +16% 1,860 $85   $77,074,751 40
2009/04/29 13 $148,175 -6% 1,860 $80   $77,222,926 41
2009/04/30 13 $141,839 -4% 1,860 $76   $77,364,765 42
2009/05/01 15 $167,550 +18% 822 $204   $77,532,315 43
2009/05/02 15 $255,606 +53% 822 $311   $77,787,921 44
2009/05/03 16 $144,940 -43% 822 $176   $77,932,861 45
2009/05/04 - $41,710 -71% 822 $51   $77,974,571 46
2009/05/05 - $44,048 +6% 822 $54   $78,018,619 47
2009/05/06 - $44,750 +2% 822 $54   $78,063,369 48
2009/05/07 - $34,965 -22% 822 $43   $78,098,334 49
2009/05/08 - $86,998 +149% 373 $233   $78,185,332 50
2009/05/09 - $126,498 +45% 373 $339   $78,311,830 51
2009/05/10 - $89,801 -29% 373 $241   $78,401,631 52
2009/05/11 - $23,597 -74% 373 $63   $78,425,228 53
2009/05/12 - $26,248 +11% 373 $70   $78,451,476 54
2009/05/13 - $23,508 -10% 373 $63   $78,474,984 55
2009/05/14 - $24,474 +4% 373 $66   $78,499,458 56
2009/05/15 - $95,719 +291% 421 $227   $78,595,177 57
2009/05/16 - $153,848 +61% 421 $365   $78,749,025 58
2009/05/17 - $87,441 -43% 421 $208   $78,836,466 59
2009/05/18 - $37,635 -57% 421 $89   $78,874,101 60
2009/05/19 - $35,746 -5% 421 $85   $78,909,847 61
2009/05/20 - $33,720 -6% 421 $80   $78,943,567 62
2009/05/21 - $27,154 -19% 421 $64   $78,970,721 63
2009/05/22 - $50,782 +87% 264 $192   $79,021,503 64
2009/05/23 - $74,347 +46% 264 $282   $79,095,850 65
2009/05/24 - $70,215 -6% 264 $266   $79,166,065 66
2009/05/25 26 $43,640 -38% 264 $165   $79,209,705 67
2009/05/26 - $18,691 -57% 264 $71   $79,228,396 68
2009/05/27 - $17,624 -6% 264 $67   $79,246,020 69
2009/05/28 - $21,152 +20% 264 $80   $79,267,172 70
2009/05/29 - $37,979 +80% 195 $195   $79,305,151 71
2009/05/30 - $57,448 +51% 195 $295   $79,362,599 72
2009/05/31 - $32,516 -43% 195 $167   $79,395,115 73
2009/06/01 - $11,955 -63% 195 $61   $79,407,070 74
2009/06/02 - $14,501 +21% 195 $74   $79,421,571 75
2009/06/03 - $15,328 +6% 195 $79   $79,436,899 76
2009/06/04 - $15,193 -1% 195 $78   $79,452,092 77
2009/06/05 - $32,040 +111% 152 $211   $79,484,132 78
2009/06/06 - $36,179 +13% 152 $238   $79,520,311 79
2009/06/07 - $24,816 -31% 152 $163   $79,545,127 80
2009/06/08 - $11,724 -53% 152 $77   $79,556,851 81
2009/06/09 - $12,783 +9% 152 $84   $79,569,634 82
2009/06/10 - $13,651 +7% 152 $90   $79,583,285 83
2009/06/11 - $17,754 +30% 152 $117   $79,601,039 84
2009/06/12 - $22,154 +25% 122 $182   $79,623,193 85
2009/06/13 - $31,963 +44% 122 $262   $79,655,156 86
2009/06/14 - $19,448 -39% 122 $159   $79,674,604 87
2009/06/15 - $9,827 -49% 122 $81   $79,684,431 88
2009/06/16 - $10,748 +9% 122 $88   $79,695,179 89
2009/06/17 - $10,819 +1% 122 $89   $79,705,998 90
2009/06/18 - $14,851 +37% 122 $122   $79,720,849 91
2009/06/19 - $31,389 +111% 115 $273   $79,752,238 92
2009/06/20 - $39,823 +27% 115 $346   $79,792,061 93
2009/06/21 - $27,932 -30% 115 $243   $79,819,993 94
2009/06/22 - $15,551 -44% 115 $135   $79,835,544 95
2009/06/23 - $16,075 +3% 115 $140   $79,851,619 96
2009/06/24 - $13,515 -16% 115 $118   $79,865,134 97
2009/06/25 - $11,482 -15% 115 $100   $79,876,616 98
2009/06/26 - $10,831 -6% 57 $190   $79,887,447 99
2009/06/27 - $14,214 +31% 57 $249   $79,901,661 100
2009/06/28 - $10,216 -28% 57 $179   $79,911,877 101
2009/06/29 - $4,776 -53% 57 $84   $79,916,653 102
2009/06/30 - $6,929 +45% 57 $122   $79,923,582 103
2009/07/01 - $4,704 -32% 57 $83   $79,928,286 104
2009/07/02 - $5,355 +14% 57 $94   $79,933,641 105
2009/07/03 - $4,649 -13% 24 $194   $79,938,290 106
2009/07/04 - $4,882 +5% 24 $203   $79,943,172 107
2009/07/05 - $4,941 +1% 24 $206   $79,948,113 108
2009/07/06 - $2,723 -45% 24 $113   $79,950,836 109
2009/07/07 - $2,653 -3% 24 $111   $79,953,489 110
2009/07/08 - $2,143 -19% 24 $89   $79,955,632 111
2009/07/09 - $2,002 -7% 24 $83   $79,957,634 112

Worldwide Weekly Chart Record

DateRank Gross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal Gross
2009-05-21 15 $2,151,079   981 $2,193 $81,015,535
2009-05-28 14 $1,556,404 -27.65% 961 $1,620 $161,542,660
2009-06-04 22 $184,920 -88.12% 195 $948 $161,727,580
2009-07-02 26 $57,025 -69.16% 57 $1,000 $166,147,889
2009-07-09 13 $1,409,745 +2,372.15% 239 $5,899 $167,557,634
2009-07-16 14 $4,841,126 +243.40% 487 $9,941 $171,708,298
2009-07-23 12 $2,956,592 -38.93% 482 $6,134 $174,664,890
2009-07-30 15 $1,651,379 -44.15% 443 $3,728 $176,316,269
2009-09-10 18 $3,753,001 +127.26% 428 $8,769 $181,705,364