The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight (Warner Bros.)

  • PG-13 2h 32m
  • Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
  • Opened 7/18/2008 | Theatrical • Wide (4,366 locations)

Technical Specs: Scope (2.39 : 1); Dolby Digital, SDDS, DTS

When the menace known as the Joker wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, Batman must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice.

Box Office Results

Domestic

  Week 1
07/18-07/24
Week 2
07/25-07/31
Week 3
08/01-08/07
Week 4
08/08-08/14
Week 5
08/15-08/21
Week 6
08/22-08/28
Week 7-33
8/29-2/27
weekend 158411483751664664266421926117030163792391054242428883024
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  Weekend Weekly Locations  
Week Gross $ % Chg. Gross $ % Chg. # Chg. Per Theater
Average
1 | 7/18/2008-7/24/2008$158,411,483-$238,615,211-4,366-$54,653
2 | 7/25/2008-7/31/2008$75,166,466-52.5 %$112,471,635-52.9 %4,306-60$26,120
3 | 8/1/2008-8/7/2008$42,664,219-43.2 %$64,424,621-42.7 %4,128-178$15,607
4 | 8/8/2008-8/14/2008$26,117,030-38.8 %$39,191,390-39.2 %3,862-266$10,148
5 | 8/15/2008-8/21/2008$16,379,239-37.3 %$24,171,604-38.3 %3,508-354$6,890
6 | 8/22/2008-8/28/2008$10,542,424-35.6 %$14,796,586-38.8 %3,063-445$4,831
7 | 8/29/2008-9/4/2008$8,622,879-18.2 %$12,811,492-13.4 %2,750-313$4,659
8 | 9/5/2008-9/11/2008$5,515,119-36 %$7,182,072-43.9 %2,575-175$2,789
9 | 9/12/2008-9/18/2008$4,128,153-25.1 %$5,310,242-26.1 %2,191-384$2,424
10 | 9/19/2008-9/25/2008$2,915,174-29.4 %$3,835,410-27.8 %1,905-286$2,013
11 | 9/26/2008-10/2/2008$1,664,421-42.9 %$2,192,911-42.8 %1,406-499$1,560
12 | 10/3/2008-10/9/2008$828,213-50.2 %$1,159,412-47.1 %663-743$1,749
13 | 10/10/2008-10/16/2008$528,328-36.2 %$781,618-32.6 %375-288$2,084
14 | 10/17/2008-10/23/2008$412,148-22 %$582,082-25.5 %290-85$2,007
15 | 10/24/2008-10/30/2008$295,949-28.2 %$416,525-28.4 %166-124$2,509
16 | 10/31/2008-11/6/2008$270,468-8.6 %$373,081-10.4 %149-17$2,504
17 | 11/7/2008-11/13/2008$219,425-18.9 %$324,844-12.9 %125-24$2,599
18 | 11/14/2008-11/20/2008$502,334128.9 %$685,105110.9 %346221$1,980
19 | 11/21/2008-11/27/2008$370,449-26.3 %$589,782-13.9 %322-24$1,832
20 | 11/28/2008-12/4/2008$343,366-7.3 %$437,844-25.8 %305-17$1,436
21 | 12/5/2008-12/11/2008$187,418-45.4 %$257,906-41.1 %269-36$959
22 | 12/12/2008-12/18/2008$112,253-40.1 %$148,449-42.4 %205-64$724
23 | 12/19/2008-12/25/2008$51,743-53.9 %$86,344-41.8 %74-131$1,167
24 | 12/26/2008-1/1/2009$50,686-2 %$90,2724.5 %740$1,220
25 | 1/2/2009-1/8/2009$65,14028.5 %$82,176-9 %751$1,096
26 | 1/9/2009-1/15/2009$8,012-87.7 %$9,185-88.8 %7-68$1,312
27 | 1/16/2009-1/22/2009$9,61120 %$11,61326.4 %6-1$1,936
28 | 1/23/2009-1/29/2009$667,3976844.1 %$880,4917481.9 %350344$2,516
29 | 1/30/2009-2/5/2009$436,843-34.5 %$558,238-36.6 %211-139$2,646
30 | 2/6/2009-2/12/2009$353,826-19 %$438,399-21.5 %188-23$2,332
31 | 2/13/2009-2/19/2009$127,645-63.9 %$173,722-60.4 %152-36$1,143
32 | 2/20/2009-2/26/2009$93,957-26.4 %$123,732-28.8 %55-97$2,250
33 | 2/27/2009-3/5/2009$102,0678.6 %$131,3646.2 %54-1$2,433
  Total $533,345,358  

Total Includes Full Week Grosses for Weeks 1-33

Worldwide

Box Office Results
Domestic Total International Total Worldwide Total
$533,345,358
(53.2%)
$469,700,000
(46.8%)
$1,003,045,358
(100%)

Additional Details

  • Release Date: 7/18/2008

  • Technical Specs: Scope (2.39 : 1); Dolby Digital, SDDS, DTS

  • Key Dates: 8/24/2018 - IMAX re-release (USA) , 4/7/2018 - Beijing International Film Festival , 1/23/2009 - IMAX re-release (USA)