Film Detail

The Dark Knight (Warner Bros.)

  • PG-13 2 hours 32 minutes
  • Action / Crime / Drama / Thriller
  • Release Date: July 18, 2008
  • Theatrical / Wide (4,366 locations)

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.

Director & Top Cast

  • Christopher Nolan

    Director

  • CB

    Christian Bale

  • HL

    Heath Ledger

  • AE

    Aaron Eckhart

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
08/29-02/27
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 WeekendWeeklyLocations 
WeekGross $% Chg.Gross $% Chg.#Chg.Per Theater
Average
1 | 07/18/2008-07/24/2008$158,411,483-$238,615,211-4,366-$54,653
2 | 07/25/2008-07/31/2008$75,166,466-52.5 %$112,471,635-52.9 %4,306-60$26,120
3 | 08/01/2008-08/07/2008$42,664,219-43.2 %$64,424,621-42.7 %4,128-178$15,607
4 | 08/08/2008-08/14/2008$26,117,030-38.8 %$39,191,390-39.2 %3,862-266$10,148
5 | 08/15/2008-08/21/2008$16,379,239-37.3 %$24,171,604-38.3 %3,508-354$6,890
6 | 08/22/2008-08/28/2008$10,542,424-35.6 %$14,796,586-38.8 %3,063-445$4,831
7 | 08/29/2008-09/04/2008$8,622,879-18.2 %$12,811,492-13.4 %2,750-313$4,659
8 | 09/05/2008-09/11/2008$5,515,119-36 %$7,182,072-43.9 %2,575-175$2,789
9 | 09/12/2008-09/18/2008$4,128,153-25.1 %$5,310,242-26.1 %2,191-384$2,424
10 | 09/19/2008-09/25/2008$2,915,174-29.4 %$3,835,410-27.8 %1,905-286$2,013
11 | 09/26/2008-10/02/2008$1,664,421-42.9 %$2,192,911-42.8 %1,406-499$1,560
12 | 10/03/2008-10/09/2008$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 | 10/31/2008-11/06/2008$270,468-8.6 %$373,081-10.4 %149-17$2,504
17 | 11/07/2008-11/13/2008$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 | 11/28/2008-12/04/2008$343,366-7.3 %$437,844-25.8 %305-17$1,436
21 | 12/05/2008-12/11/2008$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 | 12/26/2008-01/01/2009$50,686-2 %$90,2724.5 %740$1,220
25 | 01/02/2009-01/08/2009$65,14028.5 %$82,176-9 %751$1,096
26 | 01/09/2009-01/15/2009$8,012-87.7 %$9,185-88.8 %7-68$1,312
27 | 01/16/2009-01/22/2009$9,61120 %$11,61326.4 %6-1$1,936
28 | 01/23/2009-01/29/2009$667,3976844.1 %$880,4917481.9 %350344$2,516
29 | 01/30/2009-02/05/2009$436,843-34.5 %$558,238-36.6 %211-139$2,646
30 | 02/06/2009-02/12/2009$353,826-19 %$438,399-21.5 %188-23$2,332
31 | 02/13/2009-02/19/2009$127,645-63.9 %$173,722-60.4 %152-36$1,143
32 | 02/20/2009-02/26/2009$93,957-26.4 %$123,732-28.8 %55-97$2,250
33 | 02/27/2009-03/05/2009$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 | Worldwide
Domestic TotalInternational TotalWorldwide Total
$533,345,358
(53.2%)
$469,700,000
(46.8%)
$1,003,045,358
(100%)

Additional Details

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

    Key Dates: 08/24/2018 - IMAX re-release (USA) , 04/07/2018 - Beijing International Film Festival , 01/23/2009 - IMAX re-release (USA)