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Underworld (2003)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $51,970,690Details
International Box Office $43,737,767Details
Worldwide Box Office $95,708,457
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$22,000,000
Domestic Releases: September 19th, 2003 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: January 6th, 2004 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence/gore and some language
Running Time: 121 minutes
Franchise: Underworld
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Keywords: Vampire, Monster, Werewolf
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Lakeshore Entertainment
Production Countries: Germany,
Hungary,
United Kingdom,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 1,242 $50,503,172 Oct 17, 2003 31
Biggest Domestic September Weekend 40 $21,753,759 Sep 19, 2003 3
Biggest Domestic September Day 72 $8,998,000 Sep 19, 2003 1

Leading Cast

   Selene
   Michael

Supporting Cast

Michael Sheen    Lucian
Shane Brolly    Kraven
Bill Nighy    Viktor
Erwin Leder    Singe
Sophia Myles    Erika
Robby Gee    Kahn
Wentworth Miller    Dr. Adam Lockwood
Kevin Grevioux    Raze
Zita Gorog    Amelia
Dennis Kozeluh    Dignitary
Scott McElroy    Soren
Todd Schneider    Trix
Sandor Bolla    Rigel
Hank Amos    Nathaniel
ZsuZsa Barsi    Gunshot Girl
Richard Cetrone    Pierce
Mike Mukatis    Taylor
Sandor Boros    Candidate #1
Janos Olah    Candidate #2
Andreas Patton    Death Dealer Captain
Danny McBride    Mason
Jazmin Damak    Sonja
Atilla Pinke    Wolfgang
Judit Kuchta    Zsuzsa
Vanessa Nagy    Timea
Ildiko Kovacs    Michael's Old Girlfriend

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Danny McBride    Screenwriter
Kevin Grevioux    Story Creator
Len Wiseman    Story Creator
Danny McBride    Story Creator
Tom Rosenberg    Producer
Gary Lucchesi    Producer
Richard S. Wright    Producer
Skip Williamson    Executive Producer
Henry Winterstern    Executive Producer
Terry A. McKay    Executive Producer
James McQuaide    Executive Producer
Robert Bernacchi    Executive Producer
Bruton Jones    Production Designer
Martin Hunter    Editor
Paul Haslinger    Composer
Tony Pierce-Roberts    Director of Photography
Kevin Grevioux    Associate Producer
Danny McBride    Associate Producer
Jon Sidel    Associate Producer
Mark Egerton    Assistant Director
Brad Martin    Second Unit Director
Danny McBride    Second Unit Director
Richard S. Wright    Unit Production Manager
Anja Stadelmann    Production Supervisor
Kevin Phipps    Supervising Art Director
Malcolm Stone    Set Decorator
Laszlo Bille    Second Unit Camera
Wendy Partridge    Costume Designer
Augusto Grassi    Costume Supervisor
Nigel Galt    Additional Editor
Mac Ruth    Sound Mixer
Tschangis Chahrokh    Re-recording Mixer
Michael Hinreiner    Re-recording Mixer
Max Rammler-Rogall    Re-recording Mixer
Magda Habernickel    Sound Editor
Christof Ebhardt    Sound Effects Editor
Benedikt Just    Sound Effects Editor
Claude Letessier    Sound Designer
Magda Habernickel    Dialogue Editor
Joanie Diener    Music Editor
Trefor Proud    Make up
Giovanni Giuliano    Hairstylist
Danny Lohner    Music Supervisor
Deborah Aguila    Casting Director
Tricia Wood    Casting Director
Celestia Fox    Casting Director
Brad Martin    Stunt Coordinator

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

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Box Office Runs Out of Gas

September 29th, 2003


Running Over the Competition

September 26th, 2003


Underworld Finishes the Weekend on Top at the Box Office

September 22nd, 2003


Very Crowded Weekend With Five New Releases

September 19th, 2003


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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2003/09/19 1 $21,753,759   2,915 $7,463   $21,753,759 1
2003/09/26 3 $9,418,606 -57% 2,928 $3,217   $37,025,501 2
2003/10/03 6 $5,068,277 -46% 2,715 $1,867   $44,808,894 3
2003/10/10 11 $2,288,092 -55% 1,906 $1,200   $48,774,585 4
2003/10/17 15 $900,869 -61% 904 $997   $50,503,172 5
2003/10/24 24 $210,974 -77% 278 $759   $50,991,879 6
2003/10/31 22 $413,661 +96% 1,351 $306   $51,483,949 7
2003/12/26 47 $79,478   103 $772   $51,741,634 15
2004/01/02 46 $79,990 +1% 103 $777   $51,892,664 16
2004/01/09 55 $42,434 -47% 80 $530   $51,970,690 17

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/09/19 1 $8,998,000   2,915 $3,087   $8,998,000 1
2003/09/20 1 $7,917,804 -12% 2,915 $2,716   $16,521,998 2
2003/09/21 1 $5,231,761 -34% 2,915 $1,795   $21,753,759 3
2003/09/22 1 $1,712,000 -67% 2,915 $587   $23,466,000 4
2003/09/23 1 $1,647,000 -4% 2,915 $565   $25,112,000 5
2003/09/24 1 $1,273,000 -23% 2,915 $437   $26,386,000 6
2003/09/25 1 $1,221,000 -4% 2,915 $419   $27,607,000 7
2003/09/26 3 $2,881,000 +136% 2,928 $984   $30,488,000 8
2003/09/27 3 $3,970,141 +38% 2,928 $1,356   $34,438,573 9
2003/09/28 2 $2,586,928 -35% 2,928 $884   $37,025,501 10
2003/09/29 3 $722,000 -72% 2,928 $247   $37,747,000 11
2003/09/30 3 $742,000 +3% 2,928 $253   $38,489,000 12
2003/10/01 3 $616,000 -17% 2,928 $210   $39,105,000 13
2003/10/02 3 $635,000 +3% 2,928 $217   $39,741,000 14
2003/10/03 6 $1,457,000 +129% 2,715 $537   $41,198,000 15
2003/10/04 6 $2,169,386 +49% 2,715 $799   $43,366,696 16
2003/10/05 5 $1,442,198 -34% 2,715 $531   $44,808,894 17
2003/10/06 5 $470,000 -67% 2,715 $173   $45,279,000 18
2003/10/07 5 $453,000 -4% 2,715 $167   $45,732,000 19
2003/10/08 5 $366,000 -19% 2,715 $135   $46,098,000 20
2003/10/09 5 $389,000 +6% 2,715 $143   $46,486,000 21

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2003/09/19 1 $27,606,895   2,915 $9,471   $27,606,895 1
2003/09/26 3 $12,133,722 -56% 2,928 $4,144   $39,740,617 2
2003/10/03 5 $6,745,876 -44% 2,715 $2,485   $46,486,493 3
2003/10/10 11 $3,115,810 -54% 1,906 $1,635   $49,602,303 4
2003/10/17 15 $1,178,602 -62% 904 $1,304   $50,780,905 5
2003/10/24 24 $289,383 -75% 278 $1,041   $51,070,288 6
2003/10/31 21 $591,868 +105% 1,351 $438   $51,662,156 7
2003/12/26 47 $150,518   103 $1,461   $51,812,674 15
2004/01/02 48 $115,582 -23% 103 $1,122   $51,928,256 16
2004/01/09 57 $42,434 -63% 80 $530   $51,970,690 17

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
6/11/20061971,247 366,556$1,208,470$6,983,954127
6/18/20061787,152+22% 453,708$1,276,315$8,260,269128
7/16/20063034,234 608,375$461,365$10,559,446132
7/23/20062550,269+47% 658,644$653,799$11,213,245133
7/30/20062517,379-65% 676,023$170,662$11,383,907134

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