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Biggest Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Drama Movies


See also: Top Drama Domestic - Top Drama Day Domestic

Other Domestic Biggest Weekend by Genres records: Top Comedy Weekend Domestic - Top Adventure Weekend Domestic - Top Action Weekend Domestic - Top Thriller/Suspense Weekend Domestic - Top Horror Weekend Domestic - Top Romantic Comedy Weekend Domestic - Top Musical Weekend Domestic

This chart contains the top 100 Domestic Weekends of Drama movies.

Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
Days
1 Nov 20, 2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon $142,839,137 4,024 $35,497 $142,839,137 3
2 Nov 16, 2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 $141,067,634 4,070 $34,660 $141,067,634 4
3 Nov 18, 2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 $138,122,261 4,061 $34,012 $138,122,261 3
4 Jan 16, 2015 American Sniper $89,269,066 3,555 $25,111 $92,693,844 25
5 Feb 13, 2015 Fifty Shades of Grey $85,171,450 3,646 $23,360 $85,171,450 3
6 Feb 27, 2004 The Passion of the Christ $83,848,082 3,043 $27,554 $125,185,971 5
7 Nov 21, 2008 Twilight $69,637,740 3,419 $20,368 $69,637,740 3
8 Mar 13, 2015 Cinderella $67,877,361 3,845 $17,653 $67,877,361 3
9 Jul 2, 2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse $64,832,191 4,468 $14,510 $157,577,169 5
10 Jan 23, 2015 American Sniper $64,628,304 3,705 $17,444 $200,400,417 32
11 Aug 14, 2015 Straight Outta Compton $60,200,180 2,757 $21,835 $60,200,180 3
12 Mar 5, 2004 The Passion of the Christ $53,246,801 3,170 $16,797 $213,888,740 12
13 Nov 8, 2002 8 Mile $51,240,555 2,470 $20,745 $51,240,555 3
14 May 10, 2013 The Great Gatsby $50,085,184 3,535 $14,168 $50,085,184 3
15 Jun 6, 2014 The Fault in Our Stars $48,002,523 3,173 $15,128 $48,002,523 3
16 Feb 10, 2017 Fifty Shades Darker $46,607,250 3,710 $12,563 $46,607,250 3
17 Mar 28, 2014 Noah $43,720,472 3,567 $12,257 $43,720,472 3
18 Nov 23, 2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 $43,641,448 4,070 $10,723 $227,366,118 11
19 Nov 2, 2007 American Gangster $43,565,135 3,054 $14,265 $43,565,135 3
20 Nov 27, 2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon $42,870,031 4,042 $10,606 $230,947,696 10
21 Nov 25, 2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 $41,683,574 4,066 $10,252 $220,832,009 10
22 Jun 30, 2000 The Perfect Storm $41,325,042 3,407 $12,129 $41,325,042 3
23 Feb 10, 2012 The Vow $41,202,458 2,958 $13,929 $41,202,458 3
24 Nov 27, 2009 The Blind Side $40,111,364 3,140 $12,774 $100,238,841 10
25 Sep 9, 2016 Sully $35,028,301 3,525 $9,937 $35,028,301 3
26 Mar 20, 2015 Cinderella $34,967,659 3,848 $9,087 $122,516,793 10
27 Nov 20, 2009 The Blind Side $34,119,372 3,110 $10,971 $34,119,372 3
28 Apr 10, 2009 Hannah Montana the Movie $32,324,487 3,118 $10,367 $32,324,487 3
29 Mar 12, 2004 The Passion of the Christ $32,130,978 3,221 $9,975 $264,510,209 19
30 Jul 9, 2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse $31,708,438 4,468 $7,097 $235,370,815 12
31 Jun 5, 1998 The Truman Show $31,542,121 2,315 $13,625 $31,542,121 3
32 Dec 29, 2000 Cast Away $30,977,869 2,929 $10,576 $109,689,440 10
33 Jan 30, 2015 American Sniper $30,660,528 3,885 $7,892 $247,752,541 39
34 Dec 26, 2014 Unbroken $30,621,445 3,131 $9,780 $46,055,845 4
35 Jul 24, 1998 Saving Private Ryan $30,576,104 2,453 $12,465 $30,576,104 3
36 Feb 5, 2010 Dear John $30,468,614 2,969 $10,262 $30,468,614 3
37 Dec 27, 2002 Catch Me if You Can $30,082,000 3,156 $9,532 $48,680,000 5
38 Nov 6, 2009 Disney's A Christmas Carol $30,051,075 3,683 $8,159 $30,051,075 3
39 Nov 27, 2015 Creed $29,632,823 3,284 $9,023 $42,117,349 5
40 Jan 9, 2009 Gran Torino $29,484,388 2,808 $10,500 $40,524,518 31
41 Jun 29, 2001 Artificial Intelligence: AI $29,352,630 3,242 $9,054 $29,352,630 3
42 Apr 2, 2010 Why Did I Get Married Too? $29,289,537 2,155 $13,591 $29,289,537 3
43 Dec 22, 2000 Cast Away $28,883,406 2,774 $10,412 $28,883,406 3
44 Mar 17, 2000 Erin Brockovich $28,138,465 2,848 $9,880 $28,138,465 3
45 Nov 4, 2005 Jarhead $27,726,210 2,411 $11,500 $27,726,210 3
46 Jan 12, 2001 Save the Last Dance $27,526,443 2,230 $12,344 $27,526,443 3
47 Apr 12, 2013 42 $27,487,144 3,003 $9,153 $27,487,144 3
48 Jul 7, 2000 The Perfect Storm $27,118,925 3,407 $7,960 $100,195,906 10
49 Oct 6, 2006 The Departed $26,887,467 3,017 $8,912 $26,887,467 3
50 Dec 26, 2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button $26,853,816 2,988 $8,987 $38,725,647 4
51 Dec 15, 2006 The Pursuit of Happyness $26,541,709 2,852 $9,306 $26,541,709 3
52 Jun 16, 2017 All Eyez on Me $26,435,354 2,471 $10,698 $26,435,354 3
53 Aug 21, 2015 Straight Outta Compton $26,364,020 3,025 $8,715 $111,087,490 10
54 Nov 28, 2008 Twilight $26,344,032 3,425 $7,692 $119,706,509 10
55 Aug 12, 2011 The Help $26,044,590 2,534 $10,278 $35,918,416 5
56 Oct 11, 2013 Captain Phillips $25,718,314 3,020 $8,516 $25,718,314 3
57 Nov 23, 2012 Lincoln $25,676,413 2,018 $12,724 $62,840,796 17
58 Feb 28, 2014 Son of God $25,601,865 3,260 $7,853 $25,601,865 3
59 Jun 30, 1995 Apollo 13 $25,353,380 2,197 $11,540 $25,353,380 3
60 Jul 3, 2009 Public Enemies $25,271,675 3,334 $7,580 $40,141,080 5
61 Apr 22, 2011 Madea's Big Happy Family $25,068,677 2,288 $10,957 $25,068,677 3
62 Nov 2, 2012 Flight $24,900,566 1,884 $13,217 $24,900,566 3
63 Aug 16, 2013 Lee Daniels' The Butler $24,637,312 2,933 $8,400 $24,637,312 3
64 Jul 5, 1996 Phenomenon $24,517,121 1,637 $14,977 $24,517,121 3
65 Jul 8, 1994 Forrest Gump $24,450,602 1,595 $15,330 $32,509,012 5
66 Jan 11, 2013 Zero Dark Thirty $24,438,936 2,937 $8,321 $29,919,743 26
67 Jan 14, 2005 Coach Carter $24,182,960 2,524 $9,581 $24,182,960 3
68 Jul 15, 1994 Forrest Gump $24,125,273 2,014 $11,979 $72,117,610 12
69 Dec 12, 2014 Exodus: Gods and Kings $24,115,934 3,503 $6,884 $24,115,934 3
70 Jan 7, 2005 White Noise $24,113,565 2,261 $10,665 $24,113,565 3
71 Nov 11, 2016 Arrival $24,074,047 2,317 $10,390 $24,074,047 3
72 Nov 9, 2007 American Gangster $24,028,445 3,059 $7,855 $80,388,420 10
73 May 17, 2013 The Great Gatsby $23,939,228 3,550 $6,743 $90,682,832 10
74 Sep 17, 2010 The Town $23,808,032 2,861 $8,322 $23,808,032 3
75 Oct 17, 2014 Fury $23,702,421 3,173 $7,470 $23,702,421 3
76 Jul 31, 1998 Saving Private Ryan $23,601,801 2,540 $9,292 $73,362,161 10
77 Feb 6, 2015 American Sniper $23,289,113 3,885 $5,995 $281,389,352 46
78 Aug 13, 2010 Eat Pray Love $23,104,523 3,082 $7,497 $23,104,523 3
79 Feb 17, 2012 The Vow $23,065,077 2,958 $7,798 $84,991,914 10
80 Jan 6, 2017 Hidden Figures $22,800,057 2,471 $9,227 $25,754,235 15
81 Sep 18, 2015 Black Mass $22,635,037 3,188 $7,100 $22,635,037 3
82 Feb 16, 2007 Bridge to Terabithia $22,564,612 3,139 $7,188 $22,564,612 3
83 Oct 5, 2001 Training Day $22,550,788 2,712 $8,315 $22,550,788 3
84 Apr 18, 2014 Heaven is for Real $22,522,221 2,417 $9,318 $29,556,414 5
85 Apr 20, 2012 The Lucky One $22,518,358 3,155 $7,137 $22,518,358 3
86 Nov 23, 2012 Life of Pi $22,451,514 2,927 $7,670 $30,573,101 5
87 Oct 1, 2010 The Social Network $22,445,653 2,771 $8,100 $22,445,653 3
88 Jun 30, 2000 The Patriot $22,413,710 3,061 $7,322 $31,736,362 5
89 Nov 18, 2005 Walk the Line $22,347,341 2,961 $7,547 $22,347,341 3
90 Jun 18, 1999 The General's Daughter $22,332,053 2,856 $7,819 $22,332,053 3
91 Nov 13, 2009 Disney's A Christmas Carol $22,308,913 3,683 $6,057 $63,272,757 10
92 Feb 20, 2015 Fifty Shades of Grey $22,259,030 3,655 $6,090 $129,161,540 10
93 Jan 5, 2001 Cast Away $22,220,725 2,948 $7,538 $141,702,072 17
94 Jul 12, 2002 Road to Perdition $22,079,481 1,797 $12,287 $22,079,481 3
95 Feb 7, 2014 The Monuments Men $22,003,433 3,083 $7,137 $22,003,433 3
96 Jan 16, 2009 Gran Torino $21,979,069 2,972 $7,395 $72,976,480 38
97 Jul 22, 1994 Forrest Gump $21,931,425 2,094 $10,473 $109,132,967 19
98 Feb 25, 2005 Diary of a Mad Black Woman $21,905,089 1,483 $14,771 $21,905,089 3
99 Jan 12, 2007 Stomp the Yard $21,833,312 2,051 $10,645 $21,833,312 3
100 Jul 16, 1999 Eyes Wide Shut $21,706,163 2,411 $9,003 $21,706,163 3

The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.