Nightmare Alley

A grifter working his way up from low-ranking carnival worker to lauded psychic medium matches wits with a psychiatrist bent on exposing him.

Grosses

Domestic (28.6%)
$11,338,107
Summary Details
DistributorSearchlight Pictures
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Opening$2,811,703
2,145 theaters
Release DateDec 17, 2021
MPAAR
Running Time2 hr 30 min
GenresCrime Drama Thriller
In Release281 days/40 weeks
Widest Release2,145 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Dec 17Friday3$1,195,749--2,145$557$1,195,7491
Dec 18Saturday5$941,145-21.3%-2,145$438$2,136,8942
Dec 19Sunday5$674,809-28.3%-2,145$314$2,811,7033
Dec 20Monday6$341,835-49.3%-2,145$159$3,153,5384
Dec 21Tuesday6$379,454+11%-2,145$176$3,532,9925
Dec 22Wednesday8$275,837-27.3%-2,145$128$3,808,8296
Dec 23Thursday8$298,662+8.3%-2,145$139$4,107,4917
Dec 24Friday9$224,875-24.7%-81.2%2,135$105$4,332,3668
Dec 25
Christmas Day
Saturday11$525,377+133.6%-44.2%2,135$246$4,857,7439
Dec 26Sunday12$428,660-18.4%-36.5%2,135$200$5,286,40310
Dec 27Monday12$319,011-25.6%-6.7%2,135$149$5,605,41411
Dec 28Tuesday11$338,459+6.1%-10.8%2,135$158$5,943,87312
Dec 29Wednesday10$320,803-5.2%+16.3%2,135$150$6,264,67613
Dec 30Thursday10$348,592+8.7%+16.7%2,135$163$6,613,26814
Dec 31
New Year's Eve
Friday11$265,034-24%+17.9%1,910$138$6,878,30215
Jan 1
New Year's Day
Saturday10$414,875+56.5%-21%1,910$217$7,293,17716
Jan 2Sunday11$286,966-30.8%-33.1%1,910$150$7,580,14317
Jan 3Monday10$155,568-45.8%-51.2%1,910$81$7,735,71118
Jan 4Tuesday8$160,778+3.3%-52.5%1,910$84$7,896,48919
Jan 5Wednesday8$128,655-20%-59.9%1,910$67$8,025,14420
Jan 6Thursday8$120,553-6.3%-65.4%1,910$63$8,145,69721
Jan 7Friday11$173,395+43.8%-34.6%1,200$144$8,319,09222
Jan 8Saturday13$271,407+56.5%-34.6%1,200$226$8,590,49923
Jan 9Sunday13$142,879-47.4%-50.2%1,200$119$8,733,37824
Jan 10Monday10$66,271-53.6%-57.4%1,200$55$8,799,64925
Jan 11Tuesday10$89,252+34.7%-44.5%1,200$74$8,888,90126
Jan 12Wednesday9$80,236-10.1%-37.6%1,200$66$8,969,13727
Jan 13Thursday10$67,712-15.6%-43.8%1,200$56$9,036,84928
Jan 14Friday14$74,423+9.9%-57.1%550$135$9,111,27229
Jan 15Saturday15$105,249+41.4%-61.2%550$191$9,216,52130
Jan 16Sunday15$79,934-24.1%-44.1%550$145$9,296,45531
Jan 17
MLK Day
Monday15$56,789-29%-14.3%550$103$9,353,24432
Jan 18Tuesday14$39,327-30.7%-55.9%550$71$9,392,57133
Jan 19Wednesday14$36,853-6.3%-54.1%550$67$9,429,42434
Jan 20Thursday13$35,857-2.7%-47%550$65$9,465,28135
Jan 21Friday15$64,277+79.3%-13.6%390$164$9,529,55836
Jan 22Saturday16$106,217+65.2%+0.9%390$272$9,635,77537
Jan 23Sunday16$58,222-45.2%-27.2%390$149$9,693,99738
Jan 24Monday15$26,094-55.2%-54.1%390$66$9,720,09139
Jan 25Tuesday15$35,137+34.7%-10.7%390$90$9,755,22840
Jan 26Wednesday15$30,845-12.2%-16.3%390$79$9,786,07341
Jan 27Thursday15$34,441+11.7%-3.9%390$88$9,820,51442
Jan 28Friday11$152,215+342%+136.8%1,103$138$9,972,72943
Jan 29Saturday12$236,430+55.3%+122.6%1,103$214$10,209,15944
Jan 30Sunday12$122,728-48.1%+110.8%1,103$111$10,331,88745
Jan 31Monday10$65,285-46.8%+150.2%1,103$59$10,397,17246
Feb 1Tuesday10$83,029+27.2%+136.3%1,103$75$10,480,20147
Feb 2Wednesday11$59,165-28.7%+91.8%1,103$53$10,539,36648
Feb 3Thursday11$47,974-18.9%+39.3%1,103$43$10,587,34049
Feb 4Friday16$54,291+13.2%-64.3%705$77$10,641,63150
Feb 5Saturday16$98,998+82.3%-58.1%705$140$10,740,62951
Feb 6Sunday17$60,923-38.5%-50.4%705$86$10,801,55252
Feb 7Monday14$23,990-60.6%-63.3%705$34$10,825,54253
Feb 8Tuesday14$39,727+65.6%-52.2%705$56$10,865,26954
Feb 9Wednesday15$33,735-15.1%-43%705$47$10,899,00455
Feb 10Thursday14$27,202-19.4%-43.3%705$38$10,926,20656
Feb 11Friday21$25,814-5.1%-52.5%405$63$10,952,02057
Feb 12Saturday22$40,309+56.2%-59.3%405$99$10,992,32958
Feb 13Sunday21$19,028-52.8%-68.8%405$46$11,011,35759
Feb 14Monday19$20,593+8.2%-14.2%405$50$11,031,95060
Feb 15Tuesday17$15,439-25%-61.1%405$38$11,047,38961
Feb 16Wednesday17$14,240-7.8%-57.8%405$35$11,061,62962
Feb 17Thursday17$12,703-10.8%-53.3%405$31$11,074,33263
Feb 18Friday23$10,165-20%-60.6%250$40$11,084,49764
Feb 19Saturday23$19,391+90.8%-51.9%250$77$11,103,88865
Feb 20Sunday23$13,589-29.9%-28.6%250$54$11,117,47766
Feb 21
Presidents' Day
Monday23$10,463-23%-49.2%250$41$11,127,94067
Feb 22Tuesday22$6,681-36.1%-56.7%250$26$11,134,62168
Feb 23Wednesday21$5,771-13.6%-59.5%250$23$11,140,39269
Feb 24Thursday22$5,414-6.2%-57.4%250$21$11,145,80670
Feb 25Friday24$8,628+59.4%-15.1%265$32$11,154,43471
Feb 26Saturday25$13,818+60.2%-28.7%265$52$11,168,25272
Feb 27Sunday25$9,573-30.7%-29.6%265$36$11,177,82573
Feb 28Monday25$2,874-70%-72.5%265$10$11,180,69974
Mar 1Tuesday20$7,026+144.5%+5.2%265$26$11,187,72575
Mar 2Wednesday22$4,948-29.6%-14.3%265$18$11,192,67376
Mar 3Thursday19$6,287+27.1%+16.1%265$23$11,198,96077
Mar 4Friday22$5,556-11.6%-35.6%250$22$11,204,51678
Mar 5Saturday23$6,552+17.9%-52.6%250$26$11,211,06879
Mar 6Sunday22$6,188-5.6%-35.4%250$24$11,217,25680
Mar 7Monday21$1,743-71.8%-39.4%250$6$11,218,99981
Mar 8Tuesday20$3,286+88.5%-53.2%250$13$11,222,28582
Mar 9Wednesday22$2,067-37.1%-58.2%250$8$11,224,35283
Mar 10Thursday20$3,701+79.1%-41.1%250$14$11,228,05384
Mar 11Friday25$4,968+34.2%-10.6%275$18$11,233,02185
Mar 12Saturday26$7,892+58.9%+20.5%275$28$11,240,91386
Mar 13Sunday23$7,854-0.5%+26.9%275$28$11,248,76787
Mar 14Monday20$6,197-21.1%+255.5%275$22$11,254,96488
Mar 15Tuesday21$6,352+2.5%+93.3%275$23$11,261,31689
Mar 16Wednesday24$3,038-52.2%+47%275$11$11,264,35490
Mar 17Thursday24$2,564-15.6%-30.7%275$9$11,266,91891
Mar 18Friday26$7,878+207.3%+58.6%350$22$11,274,79692
Mar 19Saturday27$13,317+69%+68.7%350$38$11,288,11393
Mar 20Sunday27$6,862-48.5%-12.6%350$19$11,294,97594
Mar 21Monday26$1,919-72%-69%350$5$11,296,89495
Mar 22Tuesday24$5,586+191.1%-12.1%350$15$11,302,48096
Mar 23Wednesday22$7,480+33.9%+146.2%350$21$11,309,96097
Mar 24Thursday25$5,414-27.6%+111.2%350$15$11,315,37498
Mar 25Friday26$8,127+50.1%+3.2%575$14$11,323,50199
Mar 26Saturday27$8,045-1%-39.6%575$13$11,331,546100
Mar 27Sunday27$1,977-75.4%-71.2%575$3$11,333,523101
Mar 28Monday29$530-73.2%-72.4%575$0$11,334,053102
Mar 29Tuesday26$2,721+413.4%-51.3%575$4$11,336,774103
Mar 30Wednesday27$821-69.8%-89%575$1$11,337,595104
Mar 31Thursday30$512-37.6%-90.5%575$0$11,338,107105