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Basic Instinct (1992)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $117,727,224Details
International Box Office $234,972,776Details
Worldwide Box Office $352,700,000
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 523 $117,727,224
All Time International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 283 $234,972,776
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 326 $352,700,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 99 $117,727,224
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 40 $234,972,776
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 45 $352,700,000

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 20th, 1992 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: August 27th, 1997 by Live / Artisan
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence and sensuality, and for drug use and language.
Running Time: 128 minutes
Franchise: Basic Instinct
Comparisons: vs. Sea of Love
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Keywords: Film Noir
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: France,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 86 $354,468 Aug 21, 1992 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 66 $631,800 Aug 14, 1992 150
Fastest to $100m 596 $101,378,802 May 29, 1992 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 81 $3,215,557 May 22, 1992 66
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 206 $6,896,014 May 22, 1992 66
Easter (All Movies, 3-Day) 119 $6,653,950 Apr 17, 1992 31
Easter (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 81 $14,269,917 Apr 17, 1992 31
Fastest to $50m 983 $52,245,944 Apr 3, 1992 21

Cast

Jeanne Tripplehorn    Doctor Beth Garner
   Catherine Tramell
   Detective Nick 'Nicky' Curran
Stephen Tobolowsky    Doctor Lamott
James Rebhorn    Dr. McElwaine
Wayne Knight    John Correli
George Dzundza    Gus Morgan
Bruce A. Young    Andrews
Jack McGee    Sheriff
Mitch Pileggi    Internal Affairs Investigator

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Jerry Goldsmith

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1992/03/20 1 $15,129,385   1,567 $9,655   $15,129,385 1
1992/03/27 2 $13,204,200 -13% 1,770 $7,460   $34,719,110 2
1992/04/03 2 $10,115,406 -23% 1,806 $5,601   $49,116,146 3
1992/04/10 2 $7,847,500 -22% 1,825 $4,300   $60,093,444 4
1992/04/17 1 $6,653,950 -15% 1,823 $3,650   $70,005,019 5
1992/04/24 1 $5,355,420 -20% 1,866 $2,870   $77,976,444 6
1992/05/01 1 $4,042,740 -25% 1,846 $2,190   $83,605,244 7
1992/05/08 1 $4,012,920 -1% 1,884 $2,130   $89,148,498 8
1992/05/15 2 $3,044,895 -24% 1,851 $1,645   $93,721,689 9
1992/05/22 5 $3,215,557 +6% 1,600 $2,010   $98,223,691 10
1992/05/29 6 $2,345,436 -27% 1,524 $1,539   $101,378,802 11
1992/06/05 8 $1,509,950 -36% 1,313 $1,150   $103,845,824 12
1992/06/12 9 $1,108,665 -27% 1,041 $1,065   $105,695,021 13
1992/06/19 10 $951,125 -14% 875 $1,087   $107,273,896 14
1992/06/26 11 $792,189 -17% 801 $989   $108,648,808 15
1992/07/03 13 $562,886 -29% 653 $862   $109,651,445 16
1992/08/14 17 $631,800   648 $975   $115,154,129 22
1992/08/21 22 $354,468 -44% 436 $813   $115,881,197 23

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1992/03/20 1 $21,514,910   1,567 $13,730   $21,514,910 1
1992/03/27 2 $17,485,830 -19% 1,770 $9,879   $39,000,740 2
1992/04/03 1 $13,245,204 -24% 1,806 $7,334   $52,245,944 3
1992/04/10 2 $11,105,125 -16% 1,825 $6,085   $63,351,069 4
1992/04/17 1 $9,269,955 -17% 1,823 $5,085   $72,621,024 5
1992/04/24 1 $6,941,480 -25% 1,866 $3,720   $79,562,504 6
1992/05/01 1 $5,573,074 -20% 1,846 $3,019   $85,135,578 7
1992/05/08 1 $5,541,216 -1% 1,884 $2,941   $90,676,794 8
1992/05/15 2 $4,331,340 -22% 1,851 $2,340   $95,008,134 9
1992/05/22 5 $4,025,232 -7% 1,600 $2,516   $99,033,366 10
1992/05/29 6 $3,302,508 -18% 1,524 $2,167   $102,335,874 11
1992/06/05 8 $2,250,482 -32% 1,313 $1,714   $104,586,356 12
1992/06/12 10 $1,736,415 -23% 1,041 $1,668   $106,322,771 13
1992/06/19 9 $1,533,848 -12% 875 $1,753   $107,856,619 14
1992/06/26 10 $1,231,940 -20% 801 $1,538   $109,088,559 15
1992/08/14 16 $1,004,400   648 $1,550   $115,526,729 22

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