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Biggest 42nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office



Other Domestic Weekend records: Biggest Domestic Weekend - Biggest Domestic Overall Weekend - Smallest Domestic Overall Weekend - Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend

This chart contains figures for the biggest 42nd Weekends at the Domestic Box Office.

Biggest Domestic 41st Weekend Biggest Domestic 43rd Weekend
Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
Week
1 Jan 31, 2003 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $1,538,527 1,076 $1,430 $238,540,872 42
2 Apr 21, 1995 Forrest Gump $1,233,350 1,020 $1,209 $327,389,216 42
3 Mar 10, 1978 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope $622,291 130 $4,787 $211,463,812 42
4 Mar 25, 1983 ET: The Extra-Terrestrial $563,104 315 $1,788 $343,658,104 42
5 Mar 8, 1996 Braveheart $523,855 550 $952 $72,372,974 42
6 Mar 29, 1996 Il Postino $446,325 313 $1,426 $17,060,381 42
7 Apr 26, 1985 The Gods Must Be Crazy $403,839 117 $3,452 $10,196,907 42
8 Jul 9, 1982 Chariots of Fire $355,233 335 $1,060 $54,767,375 42
9 Dec 18, 1998 Everest $302,475 62 $4,879 $54,434,862 42
10 Aug 6, 1999 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous $295,604 36 $8,211 $20,322,862 42
11 Nov 19, 2004 What the #$'! Do We Know $270,059 116 $2,328 $8,628,352 42
12 Nov 23, 2001 Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure $238,790 18 $13,266 $5,405,381 42
13 Oct 16, 1987 Maurice $204,600 22 $9,300 $823,090 42
14 May 13, 1983 An Officer and a Gentleman $191,458 166 $1,153 $126,332,585 42
15 May 7, 1999 Saving Private Ryan $182,143 401 $454 $215,708,905 42
16 Jul 18, 2008 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $168,658 46 $3,666 $16,011,239 42
17 Apr 30, 1999 Mysteries of Egypt $146,176 15 $9,745 $7,999,924 42
18 Jan 31, 2003 Space Station $140,611 43 $3,270 $31,770,537 42
19 Dec 31, 2010 Hubble 3D $140,116 47 $2,981 $20,149,829 42
20 Aug 11, 2000 Galapagos $132,100 9 $14,678 $6,437,664 42
21 Jul 5, 1985 Amadeus $108,720 78 $1,394 $51,049,369 42
22 Feb 19, 1999 Africa's Elephant Kingdom $108,649 12 $9,054 $5,262,438 42
23 Jan 20, 2012 Born to be Wild 3D $100,396 45 $2,231 $15,662,574 42
24 Mar 11, 2011 Sea Rex 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric … $97,541 13 $7,503 $1,576,313 42
25 Feb 16, 2001 Cirque du Soleil - Journey of Man $96,772 18 $5,376 $9,382,487 42
26 Apr 24, 1998 Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun $91,984 10 $9,198 $5,423,786 42
27 Feb 20, 2004 Les invasions barbares $91,885 40 $2,297 $6,621,946 42
28 Feb 11, 2000 Island of the Sharks $86,038 7 $12,291 $5,881,136 42
29 Feb 16, 2001 Michael Jordan to the MAX $85,050 14 $6,075 $15,045,695 42
30 Dec 25, 1992 Howards End $84,609 73 $1,159 $16,121,034 42
31 Feb 2, 1996 Wings of Courage $83,650 9 $9,294 $5,308,226 42
32 Nov 27, 2009 Under the Sea 3D $82,841 30 $2,761 $18,898,106 42
33 Aug 29, 1997 The English Patient $82,297 112 $735 $78,601,975 42
34 Jul 7, 2006 Magnificent Desolation $78,366 15 $5,224 $13,161,312 42
35 Oct 13, 2000 Fantasia 2000 (IMAX) $77,638 26 $2,986 $50,579,712 42
36 Jan 20, 2006 Wild Safari 3D $75,958 12 $6,330 $7,087,015 42
37 Feb 16, 2001 Gladiator $72,892 41 $1,778 $186,682,944 42
38 Mar 9, 1984 Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi $69,828 53 $1,318 $252,452,593 42
39 Dec 15, 2006 Deep Sea 3D $69,113 25 $2,765 $21,586,668 42
40 Jul 20, 2001 Cyberworld 3D $64,065 26 $2,464 $9,177,834 42
41 Aug 16, 2002 Monsters, Inc. $63,691 100 $637 $255,660,741 42
42 Jul 28, 1995 Pulp Fiction $60,173 177 $340 $107,652,622 42
43 Feb 1, 2013 To the Arctic 3D $56,852 52 $1,093 $11,081,390 42
44 Jul 4, 1997 When The Cat's Away $56,549 8 $7,069 $367,592 42
45 Nov 10, 2006 Roving Mars $45,090 21 $2,147 $5,061,350 42
46 Mar 15, 2002 Le pacte des loups $44,525 56 $795 $10,793,478 42
47 Apr 23, 2004 Grande Seduction, La $43,408 16 $2,713 $8,990,460 42
48 Oct 8, 2010 Flickan som lekte med elden $39,353 56 $703 $7,476,301 42
49 Nov 28, 2008 Dolphins and Whales Tribes of the Oce… $39,281 10 $3,928 $5,124,714 42
50 Dec 8, 2000 Wonder Boys $38,346 17 $2,256 $19,181,714 42
51 Jun 27, 1997 Gabbeh $37,818 5 $7,564 $44,619 42
52 Jan 7, 2000 Extreme $36,932 12 $3,078 $7,031,232 42
53 Aug 2, 1985 Stop Making Sense $33,468 20 $1,673 $4,762,423 42
54 Jul 14, 2000 Siegfried & Roy: Masters of the Impos… $33,277 14 $2,377 $3,966,308 42
55 Jul 6, 2001 Left Luggage $25,126 8 $3,141 $882,831 42
56 Jan 16, 2015 Island of Lemurs: Madagascar $24,711 35 $706 $8,552,653 42
57 Jun 27, 2014 Jerusalem $24,144 14 $1,725 $4,559,636 42
58 Sep 8, 2006 Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont $23,972 19 $1,262 $1,438,600 42
59 Apr 11, 2003 Rivers and Tides $23,614 9 $2,624 $1,348,128 42
60 Sep 12, 2014 Journey to the South Pacific $23,538 13 $1,811 $4,675,076 42
61 Oct 1, 2010 Avatar $22,738 19 $1,197 $760,277,665 42
62 Dec 10, 1999 Wolves $22,601 13 $1,739 $2,704,484 42
63 Mar 21, 2008 La Môme $20,221 20 $1,011 $10,271,397 42
64 Mar 1, 2002 Moulin Rouge $19,935 23 $867 $57,252,137 42
65 Oct 27, 2000 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg $18,449 15 $1,230 $1,703,901 42
66 Nov 11, 2005 Aliens of the Deep $17,616 16 $1,101 $7,465,850 42
67 Nov 25, 2016 Por Siempre $16,940 12 $1,412 $98,347 42
68 Jul 17, 2015 Hundraåringen som klev ut genom fön… $13,903 15 $927 $998,704 42
69 Jan 23, 2004 Ghosts of the Abyss $13,471 7 $1,924 $15,344,659 42
70 Apr 16, 1999 Mark Twain's America 3D $11,868 4 $2,967 $1,359,096 42
71 May 18, 2001 I'm the One That I Want $11,464 4 $2,866 $1,021,938 42
72 Dec 10, 1999 Encounter in the Third Dimension $10,179 5 $2,036 $4,235,687 42
73 Oct 29, 2004 The Corporation $9,986 18 $555 $1,856,080 42
74 Jun 26, 2009 Enlighten Up! $9,857 9 $1,095 $246,649 42
75 Mar 23, 2001 Dekalog $8,630 1 $8,630 $564,319 42
76 May 30, 2008 Sukkar banat $7,680 3 $2,560 $1,037,655 42
77 Dec 24, 2004 NASCAR: The IMAX Experience $7,422 18 $412 $19,476,576 42
78 Nov 7, 2008 U2 3D $7,072 6 $1,179 $9,611,971 42
79 Mar 2, 2012 Midnight in Paris $7,044 11 $640 $56,802,123 42
80 Jan 26, 2001 Alien Adventure $6,985 2 $3,493 $3,306,457 42
81 Apr 21, 2000 Genghis Blues $6,894 3 $2,298 $346,137 42
82 Apr 23, 1999 Hands on a Hardbody $6,147 2 $3,074 $446,718 42
83 Nov 25, 2005 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill $5,779 3 $1,926 $3,029,149 42
84 Mar 28, 2008 Irina Palm $5,694 3 $1,898 $11,125 42
85 Mar 16, 2012 Les femmes du 6ème étage $5,542 4 $1,386 $656,661 42
86 Oct 5, 2007 Mon meilleur ami $5,285 11 $480 $1,411,625 42
87 May 1, 2009 The Legend of God's Gun $5,108 2 $2,554 $217,933 42
88 Jul 29, 2011 Poema de Salvación $5,008 13 $385 $908,904 42
89 Feb 11, 2000 The King of Masks $4,835 3 $1,612 $1,089,524 42
90 Oct 31, 2003 Cidade de Deus $4,782 1 $4,782 $4,691,017 42
91 May 10, 2013 Searching for Sugar Man $4,638 7 $663 $3,662,322 42
92 Nov 9, 2001 Escanaba in Da Moonlight $4,363 7 $623 $2,272,949 42
93 Oct 18, 2002 Beauty and the Beast (IMAX) $4,271 3 $1,424 $25,476,931 42
94 Jan 11, 2002 Himalaya - l'enfance d'un chef $3,987 6 $665 $2,402,610 42
95 Jun 13, 2008 A Man Named Pearl $3,772 1 $3,772 $81,367 42
96 Jul 4, 2003 Apollo 13 (IMAX) $3,430 2 $1,715 $1,624,323 42
97 Dec 28, 2001 Gabriela $3,392 3 $1,131 $2,308,115 42
98 Aug 10, 2001 George Washington $3,179 5 $636 $241,816 42
99 Apr 30, 2004 The Gatekeeper $3,117 2 $1,559 $304,622 42
100 May 20, 2011 The Wildest Dream $3,108 2 $1,554 $873,594 42

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.