FilmNation, Lava Bear Films and 21 Laps Entertainment are proud to announce that Denis Villeneuve’s Academy Award and BAFTA winning 'Arrival' has surpassed the $200 million mark at the worldwide box office!
Amy Adams, winner of the National Board of Review’s Best Actress Award for her role in the film, co-stars with Jeremy Renner and Forest Whitaker. From Paramount Pictures in association with FilmNation Entertainment, Lava Bear Films and 21 Laps Entertainment, the film was produced by Shawn Levy, Dan Levine, Aaron Ryder and David Linde. 'Arrival' is based on the short story 'Story of Your Life' written by Ted Chiang, and the WGA Award nominated screenplay was written by Eric Heisserer. In addition to the film’s worldwide critical and box office success, it garnered eight Academy Award nominations, nine BAFTA Award nominations and 2 Golden Globe Award nominations.
'Arrival' has earned $101.5 million internationally, where FilmNation sold the film. International distributors include: Sony Pictures Releasing International (Japan, France, Germany/Austria, Italy, Spain, Eastern Europe, Benelux, Scandinavia, LATAM, HK, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore), eOne (UK), Roadshow (Australia/New Zealand), Lev (Israel), Italia (Middle East/Greece/Turkey) and Multivision (India). The film, released in North America by Paramount, has earned $100.6 million domestically for a global total of $202.2 million.
The film has garnered nearly 200 awards and nominations worldwide from regional, national and global critics groups and awards guilds, including the recent Nebula award given on May 20th for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America. Other nominations and wins for the film include: the ACE Eddie Awards, Art Directors Guild of America Awards, Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards, Camerimage Awards, Critics’ Choice Awards, PGA Awards, SAG Awards, and USC Libraries Scripter Awards.
'Arrival' is in release in Japan, and is available on demand in most of the world including North America.
Congratulations to the entire 'Arrival' family! What an incredible journey this has been.