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Blade 2 (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $81,676,888Details
International Box Office $72,661,713Details
Worldwide Box Office $154,338,601
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$54,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 22nd, 2002 (Wide) by New Line
Video Release: September 3rd, 2002 by New Line Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for strong pervasive violence, language, some drug use and sexual content
Running Time: 108 minutes
Franchise: Blade
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Keywords: Marvel Comics, Vampire, Monster, Visual Effects
Source:Based on Comic/Graphic Novel
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Super Hero
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Easter (All Movies, 3-Day) 56 $13,021,698 Mar 29, 2002 10
Easter (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 48 $19,947,179 Mar 29, 2002 10
Fastest to $50m 517 $51,336,000 Mar 29, 2002 9
Biggest Domestic March Weekend 50 $32,528,016 Mar 22, 2002 3
Top New Line Weekend Domestic 15 $32,528,016 Mar 22, 2002 3
Top R Weekend Domestic 92 $32,528,016 Mar 22, 2002 3

Cast

   Blade
Milos Kulhavy    Little G
Kris Kristofferson    Whistler
Ron Perlman    Rienhardt
Leonor Varela    Nyssa
Norman Reedus    Scud
Luke Goss    Nomak
Thomas Kretschmann    Damaskinos
Matt Schulze    Chupa
Danny John-Jules    Asad
Donnie Yen    Snowman
Karel Roden    Karel Roden (Kounen)
Marit Velle Kile    Verlaine
Tony Curran    Priest
Daz Crawford    Lighthammer
Santiago Segura    Rush
Xuyen Tu Valdivia    Jigsaw
Marek Vasut    Golem
Pete Lee Wilson    Blood Bank Doctor/Reaper
Paul Kasey    Blood Bank Guard/Reaper
Andrea Miltner    Blood Bank Nurse
Ladislav Beran    Drug Dealer
Jiri Sieber    Blood Bank Guard
Bridge Markland    Vampire with Exposed Spine
Jamie Wilson    Reaper
Stuart Luis    Reaper
Ladislav Mohyla    Reaper
Jan Malik    Reaper
Jan Revai    Reaper
Mario Wild    Reaper
Tomas Bohm    Reaper
Zdenek Bubak    Reaper
Jan Loukota    Reaper
Jan Bursa    Reaper
Petr Krusalnicky    Reaper
Jaroslav Misek    Reaper
Karel Vavrovec    St. Cloud
Jaroslav Peterka    Choad
Ivan Mares    Tea Bag
Lennox Brown    Man in London Porno Shop
Andre Hyde-Braithwaite    Young Blade

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Written by    David S. Goyer
Producer    Peter Frankfurt
Producer    Wesley Snipes
Producer    Patrick Palmer
Executive Producer    Lynn Harris
Executive Producer    Michael De Luca
Executive Producer    David S. Goyer
Executive Producer    Toby Emmerich
Executive Producer    Stan Lee
Executive Producer    Avi Arad
Production Designer    Carol Spier
Co-Producer    Andrew J. Horne
Co-Producer    Jon Divens
Director of Photography    Gabriel Beristain
Editor    Peter Amundson
Music by    Marco Beltrami
Additional Music    Danny Saber
Music Supervisor    Happy Walters
Costume Designer    Wendy Partridge
Casting Director    Nancy Foy
Associate Producer    Robert Bernacchi
Assistant Director    Julian Wall
Unit Production Manager    Patrick Palmer
Production Supervisor    Michelle Weller
Production Manager    Pavel Typot
Supervising Art Director    Elinor Rose Galbraith
Set Decorator    Peter Nicolakakos
Art Director (Prague)    Jaromir Svarc
Visual Effects Supervisor    Nicholas Brooks
Special Effects Supervisor    Nick Allder
Costume Supervisor    Diane Routly
Associate Editor    Jana Lynn Gold
Production Sound Mixer    Mark Holding
Re-recording Mixer    John Ross
Re-recording Mixer    Michael Keller
Supervising Sound Editor    Scott Martin Gershin
Supervising Sound Editor    Mathew Waters
Sound Effects Editor    Peter Zinda
Sound Effects Editor    Tom Ozanich
Sound Effects Editor    Lisle Engle
Sound Effects Editor    Brian Bowen
Sound Effects Editor    Michael Kamper
Sound Effects Editor    Michael Mullane
Sound Effects Editor    Alan Rankin
Sound Effects Editor    Hector Gika
Sound Effects Editor    Jay Jennings
Sound Designer    Scott Martin Gershin
Dialogue Editor    Robert Getty
Dialogue Editor    Jed M. Dodge
Dialogue Editor    Lou Cravelin
Dialogue Editor    Michael Hertlein
Music Editor    Bill Abbott
Music Editor    Brian Richards
Makeup (Head)    Michelle Taylor
Makeup (Key)    Nikita Rae
Makeup (Key)    Marese Langan
Makeup (Key)    Tomas Kuchta
Makeup (Wesley Snipes)    Cynthia Reece
Hairstylist (Head)    Jeanette Freeman
Hairstylist (Wesley Snipes)    Cliff Booker
Character Creator    Marv Wolfman
Character Creator    Gene Colan
Casting (UK)    Jeremy Zimmerman
Casting (Prague)    Nancy Bishop
Stunt Coordinator    Jeff Ward
Stunt Coordinator (Prague)    Pavel Cajzl
Soundtrack Coordinator    Jojo Villanueva

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for July 10th, 2012

July 9th, 2012

Like last week, it's another really slow week on the home market. Unlike last week, there is at least one first run release coming out. American Reunion should lead the way in terms of sales, but given its reviews and its box office struggles, it won't be a major player. As for the best new release, there are a few interesting titles, like Dark Shadows: The Complete Original Series (Deluxe Edition). But in the end I went with Adventure Time: Complete First Season is the release I'm most looking forward to seeing. (The screener is late, but I will get to the review ASAP after it arrives.) More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2002/03/22 1 $32,528,016   2,707 $12,016   $32,528,016 1
2002/03/29 4 $13,021,698 -60% 2,707 $4,810   $54,921,131 2
2002/04/05 5 $7,476,255 -43% 2,561 $2,919   $67,448,831 3
2002/04/12 8 $4,315,697 -42% 2,174 $1,985   $73,873,818 4
2002/04/19 12 $2,085,961 -52% 1,643 $1,270   $77,306,658 5
2002/04/26 13 $1,441,392 -31% 1,208 $1,193   $79,446,282 6
2002/05/03 19 $590,179 -59% 687 $859   $80,514,687 7
2002/05/10 24 $369,057 -37% 472 $782   $81,070,691 8
2002/05/17 24 $226,352 -39% 340 $666   $81,426,797 9
2002/05/24 28 $102,801 -55% 155 $663   $81,645,152 10

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/03/22 1 $11,731,000   2,707 $4,334   $11,731,000 1
2002/03/23 2 $12,025,000 +3% 2,707 $4,442   $23,756,000 2
2002/03/24 2 $8,300,000 -31% 2,707 $3,066   $32,528,016 3
2002/03/25 1 $2,790,000 -66% 2,707 $1,031   $35,318,000 4
2002/03/26 2 $2,543,000 -9% 2,707 $939   $37,661,000 5
2002/03/27 2 $2,183,000 -14% 2,707 $806   $40,043,000 6
2002/03/28 2 $2,497,000 +14% 2,707 $922   $42,540,000 7
2002/03/29 4 $4,612,000 +85% 2,707 $1,704   $46,511,000 8
2002/03/30 4 $4,825,000 +5% 2,707 $1,782   $51,336,000 9
2002/03/31 4 $3,585,000 -26% 2,707 $1,324   $54,921,131 10
2002/04/01 5 $1,641,000 -54% 2,707 $606   $56,562,000 11
2002/04/02 4 $1,399,000 -15% 2,707 $517   $57,961,000 12
2002/04/03 4 $1,235,000 -12% 2,707 $456   $59,195,000 13
2002/04/04 4 $1,100,000 -11% 2,707 $406   $59,973,000 14
2002/04/05 6 $2,340,000 +113% 2,561 $914   $62,313,000 15
2002/04/06 5 $3,147,000 +34% 2,561 $1,229   $65,460,000 16
2002/04/07 5 $1,992,000 -37% 2,561 $778   $67,448,831 17
2002/04/08 4 $598,000 -70% 2,561 $234   $68,047,000 18
2002/04/09 5 $624,000 +4% 2,561 $244   $68,671,000 19
2002/04/10 5 $529,000 -15% 2,561 $207   $69,200,000 20
2002/04/11 6 $475,000 -10% 2,561 $185   $69,558,000 21
2002/04/12 10 $1,051,000 +121% 2,174 $483   $70,609,000 22
2002/04/13 8 $1,964,000 +87% 2,174 $903   $72,573,000 23
2002/04/14 7 $1,234,000 -37% 2,174 $568   $73,873,818 24
2002/04/15 7 $376,000 -70% 2,174 $173   $74,250,000 25
2002/04/16 7 $389,000 +3% 2,174 $179   $74,639,000 26
2002/04/17 7 $342,000 -12% 2,174 $157   $74,981,000 27
2002/04/18 8 $315,000 -8% 2,174 $145   $75,221,000 28
2002/04/19 12 $548,000 +74% 1,643 $334   $75,769,000 29
2002/04/20 10 $918,000 +68% 1,643 $559   $76,773,000 30
2002/04/21 11 $609,000 -34% 1,643 $371   $77,306,658 31
2002/04/22 9 $193,000 -68% 1,643 $117   $77,500,000 32
2002/04/23 10 $182,000 -6% 1,643 $111   $77,682,000 33
2002/04/24 10 $173,000 -5% 1,643 $105   $77,855,000 34
2002/04/25 11 $175,000 +1% 1,643 $107   $78,030,000 35

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2002/03/22 1 $41,899,433   2,707 $15,478   $41,899,433 1
2002/03/29 4 $18,073,143 -57% 2,707 $6,676   $59,972,576 2
2002/04/05 6 $9,585,545 -47% 2,561 $3,743   $69,558,121 3
2002/04/12 7 $5,662,576 -41% 2,174 $2,605   $75,220,697 4
2002/04/19 12 $2,784,193 -51% 1,643 $1,695   $78,004,890 5
2002/04/26 14 $1,919,618 -31% 1,208 $1,589   $79,924,508 6
2002/05/03 20 $777,126 -60% 687 $1,131   $80,701,634 7
2002/05/10 25 $498,811 -36% 472 $1,057   $81,200,445 8
2002/05/17 24 $341,906 -31% 340 $1,006   $81,542,351 9
2002/05/24 28 $134,537 -61% 155 $868   $81,676,888 10

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
7/15/20121711,801 11,801$163,557$163,557515

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