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Dylan Dog: Dead of Night (2011)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,186,538Details
International Box Office $4,907,187Details
Worldwide Box Office $6,093,725
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $1,606,744 Details
Est. Domestic Blu-ray Sales $414,395 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $2,021,139
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer


Dylan Dog is a world-famous private investigator specializing in affairs of the undead. His PI business card reads "No Pulse? No Problem." Armed with an edgy wit and carrying an arsenal of silver and wood-tipped bullets, Dylan must track down a dangerous artifact before a war ensues between his werewolf, vampire and zombie clients living undercover in the monster infested backstreets of New Orleans.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,801-7,900) 7,811 $1,186,538
All Time International Box Office (Rank 4,601-4,700) 4,615 $4,907,187
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,401-7,500) 7,466 $6,093,725
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,479 $1,186,538

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

Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 29th, 2011 (Wide) by Omin/Freestyle
Video Release: July 26th, 2011 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sequences of creature violence and action, language including some sexual references, and some drug material.
(Rating bulletin 2127, 6/30/2010)
Running Time: 107 minutes
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Keywords: Monster, Vampire, Werewolf, Zombies, Private Investigator, Independent/Other Comics, Horror Comedy
Source:Based on Comic/Graphic Novel
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Companies: Hyde Park Entertainment, Platinum Studios, Omnilab Media Group
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Sam Huntington    Marcus
Anita Briem    Elizabeth
Taye Diggs    Vargas
Peter Stormare    Gabriel
Kurt Angle    Wolfgang

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits

Ashok Amritraj    Producer
Scott Mitchell Rosenberg    Producer
Gilbert Adler    Producer
Christopher Mapp    Executive Producer
Matthew Street    Executive Producer
David Whealy    Executive Producer
Peter Graves    Executive Producer
Randy Greenberg    Executive Producer
Kevin Munroe    Executive Producer
Ervin Rustemagic    Executive Producer
Patrick Aiello    Executive Producer
Lars Sylvest    Executive Producer
Will French    Executive Producer
Stephen Roberts    Executive Producer
Brian Altounian    Co-Producer
Manu Gargi    Co-Producer
Gioy DeMarco    Co-Producer
Joshua Oppenheimer    Screenwriter
Thomas Dean Donnelly    Screenwriter
Tiziano Sclavi    Story Creator

Blu-ray Sales: Finding the Source of the Problem

August 12th, 2011

It was a slow week on the home market, especially on Blu-ray, where it was a rare week suffering from year-over-year declines. But more on that in a bit. The number one selling Blu-ray was Source Code with 189,000 units. It was a little disappointing on DVD and its opening week Blu-ray ratio was just under 33%, acceptable, but not great. It was visual enough that upgrading to High Definition wasn't a bad choice, but second-tier enough that I would understand if a lot of people just didn't want to bother with the extra price. More...

DVD Sales: Decoding the Home Market

August 9th, 2011

It was a really slow week on the home market with only two new releases reaching the top 30. One those was Source Code, which led the way with 386,000 units / $5.54 million. More...

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for July 26th, 2011

July 25th, 2011

Summer time at the box office is amazing. From the first weekend in May until sometime in August, there is usually an average of one $100 million dollar movie released per week. This year will have at least three months in a row with at least one $100 million film. On the home market, on the other hand, summer time is crappy. This year has been particularly tiresome, as the spring wasn't a fun time at the box office. The biggest release this week is Source Code, which was only a midlevel hit. To be fair, it is one of the best-reviewed wide releases of the year. On the other hand, neither the DVD nor the Blu-ray are exactly overloaded with extras. More...

Per Theater Chart: Thor's Lonely on Top

May 10th, 2011

Thor was the only film to top the $10,000 mark on the per theater chart with an average of $16,618 in just under 4,000 theaters. Fast Five did come reasonably close to that mark with an average of $8,860, while the best limited release was Cave of Forgotten Dreams with $8,059. More...

Fast Five Laps Competition

May 2nd, 2011

There's finally reason to celebrate at the box office as Fast Five surpassed even the high end expectations and helped the overall box office numbers to their best levels of the year at $159 million. This was up 17% from last weekend and was a stunning 56% improvement over the same weekend last year. Granted, 2011 still lags behind 2010 by $500 million at $3.04 billion to $3.54 billion, but this is great news in the short term, and perhaps its a sign of strength to come. More...

Weekend Estimates: Fast Five Has Biggest 2011 Opening By Miles

May 1st, 2011

After four months fretting about poor box office performance, we finally have an out-and-out success to celebrate. Fast Five has opened with an estimated $83.6 million, according to Universal's figures released on Sunday, which makes it not only the biggest opener of the year (with more than double the debut of the previous record-holder, Rio), but will take the record for the biggest weekend in April, topping the previous entry in the franchise, Fast & Furious (see top April weekends). Perhaps the message in all this is not so much that the industry is dying as that moviegoers haven't had anything to get excited about. More...

Weekend Predictions: Going for the Hat Trick

April 28th, 2011

Analysts are optimistic this week, and for good reason. Not only is one of the most anticipated films of the spring opening this week, it is opening with better than expected reviews and with buzz that is growing at the right time. There's an outside chance that the number one film this year will earn more than the top ten films earned this weekend last year. Even if the top film misses expectations by a 50% margin, 2011 should still earn its third victory in a row in the year-over-year comparison. More...

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2011/04/29 18 $754,779   875 $863   $754,779 1
2011/05/06 38 $95,368 -87% 464 $206   $1,106,868 2
2011/05/13 81 $6,702 -93% 34 $197   $1,183,354 3

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/04/29 17 $267,577   875 $306   $267,577 1
2011/04/30 19 $288,583 +8% 875 $330   $556,160 2
2011/05/01 18 $198,619 -31% 875 $227   $754,779 3
2011/05/02 17 $63,450 -68% 875 $73   $818,229 4
2011/05/03 19 $69,167 +9% 875 $79   $887,396 5
2011/05/04 19 $65,412 -5% 875 $75   $952,808 6
2011/05/05 - $58,692 -10% 875 $67   $1,011,500 7
2011/05/06 - $27,995 -52% 464 $60   $1,039,495 8
2011/05/07 - $38,524 +38% 464 $83   $1,078,019 9
2011/05/08 - $28,849 -25% 464 $62   $1,106,868 10
2011/05/09 - $16,512 -43% 464 $36   $1,123,380 11
2011/05/10 - $15,724 -5% 464 $34   $1,139,104 12
2011/05/11 - $15,730 n/c 464 $34   $1,154,834 13
2011/05/12 - $21,818 +39% 464 $47   $1,176,652 14
2011/05/13 - $1,746 -92% 34 $51   $1,178,398 15
2011/05/14 - $3,159 +81% 34 $93   $1,181,557 16
2011/05/15 - $1,797 -43% 34 $53   $1,183,354 17
2011/05/16 - $810 -55% 34 $24   $1,184,164 18
2011/05/17 - $784 -3% 34 $23   $1,184,948 19
2011/05/18 - $902 +15% 34 $27   $1,185,850 20
2011/05/19 - $688 -24% 34 $20   $1,186,538 21

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2011/04/29 18 $1,011,500   875 $1,156   $1,011,500 1
2011/05/06 36 $165,152 -84% 464 $356   $1,176,652 2
2011/05/13 81 $9,886 -94% 34 $291   $1,186,538 3

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
7/31/20111533,537 33,537$670,405$670,4051

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
7/31/20111019,743 19,743$414,395$414,3951

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