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Biggest 50th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office



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This chart contains figures for the biggest 50th Weekends at the Domestic Box Office.

Biggest Domestic 49th Weekend Biggest Domestic 51st Weekend
Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
Week
1 May 20, 1983 ET: The Extra-Terrestrial $966,148 476 $2,030 $355,566,148 50
2 Feb 19, 1993 Howards End $751,954 282 $2,667 $18,871,324 50
3 May 24, 1996 Il Postino $387,612 356 $1,089 $18,865,332 50
4 Feb 12, 1999 Everest $331,147 57 $5,810 $59,142,624 50
5 Jun 21, 1985 The Gods Must Be Crazy $303,819 120 $2,532 $14,805,505 50
6 Oct 1, 1999 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous $204,923 33 $6,210 $23,765,789 50
7 Mar 29, 1996 Wings of Courage $194,742 10 $19,474 $6,424,611 50
8 Mar 28, 2003 Space Station $161,106 37 $4,354 $34,875,401 50
9 Feb 9, 2007 Deep Sea 3D $154,083 36 $4,280 $23,165,651 50
10 Feb 25, 2011 Hubble 3D $147,645 50 $2,953 $22,058,976 50
11 Mar 16, 2012 Born to be Wild 3D $129,593 40 $3,240 $17,261,183 50
12 Jun 19, 1998 Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun $108,511 19 $5,711 $6,752,283 50
13 Jan 22, 2010 Under the Sea 3D $86,876 28 $3,103 $19,791,997 50
14 Jan 14, 2005 What the #$'! Do We Know $84,935 64 $1,327 $10,372,083 50
15 Mar 17, 2006 Wild Safari 3D $80,396 18 $4,466 $8,326,613 50
16 Sep 27, 1996 Across The Sea of Time $70,498 4 $17,625 $6,497,015 50
17 Jan 5, 2007 Roving Mars $68,104 16 $4,257 $5,573,929 50
18 May 6, 2011 Sea Rex 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric … $64,730 11 $5,885 $2,619,345 50
19 Apr 13, 2001 Michael Jordan to the MAX $64,298 15 $4,287 $15,923,510 50
20 Mar 29, 2013 To the Arctic 3D $63,500 52 $1,221 $11,917,075 50
21 Sep 12, 2008 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $60,265 45 $1,339 $18,866,633 50
22 Feb 20, 2004 Bugs! $57,705 15 $3,847 $4,976,857 50
23 Aug 29, 1997 When The Cat's Away $56,492 31 $1,822 $1,565,370 50
24 Apr 7, 2000 Island of the Sharks $47,045 5 $9,409 $6,837,019 50
25 Oct 6, 2000 Galapagos $44,951 10 $4,495 $7,625,578 50
26 Dec 8, 2000 Fantasia 2000 (IMAX) $40,035 30 $1,335 $51,170,000 50
27 Aug 29, 2003 Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi $38,425 18 $2,135 $10,045,816 50
28 Feb 18, 2005 NASCAR: The IMAX Experience $36,622 23 $1,592 $19,879,504 50
29 Dec 11, 1987 Maurice $33,449 30 $1,115 $2,047,408 50
30 Mar 13, 2015 Island of Lemurs: Madagascar $30,216 35 $863 $8,988,442 50
31 Sep 8, 2000 Siegfried & Roy: Masters of the Impos… $29,543 15 $1,970 $4,899,194 50
32 Apr 13, 2001 Gladiator $25,803 46 $561 $187,670,866 50
33 Mar 3, 2000 Extreme $25,389 6 $4,232 $7,255,580 50
34 Feb 4, 2000 Wolves $24,016 11 $2,183 $3,030,339 50
35 Mar 19, 2004 Ghosts of the Abyss $23,406 9 $2,601 $15,661,005 50
36 Nov 7, 2014 Journey to the South Pacific $22,702 12 $1,892 $4,969,592 50
37 Apr 16, 2004 Les invasions barbares $21,729 35 $621 $3,247,256 50
38 May 8, 2009 Il Divo $21,713 5 $4,343 $86,535 50
39 Jul 5, 2002 China: The Panda Adventure $20,151 8 $2,519 $2,547,550 50
40 Oct 3, 2003 Bollywood/Hollywood $18,014 18 $1,001 $1,480,192 50
41 Aug 22, 2014 Jerusalem $17,883 11 $1,626 $5,004,908 50
42 Jan 23, 2009 Dolphins and Whales Tribes of the Oce… $16,226 8 $2,028 $5,331,485 50
43 Sep 14, 2001 Cyberworld 3D $15,968 17 $939 $10,069,083 50
44 Feb 15, 2008 Les Témoins $13,345 6 $2,224 $46,732 50
45 Aug 26, 2011 Incendies $11,971 8 $1,496 $6,828,593 50
46 Oct 31, 2003 The Bread, My Sweet $11,704 6 $1,951 $877,090 50
47 Sep 7, 2001 Barenaked in America $11,464 4 $2,866 $0 50
48 Jan 2, 2009 U2 3D $10,826 4 $2,707 $9,674,438 50
49 Jan 6, 2006 Aliens of the Deep $10,262 7 $1,466 $7,556,040 50
50 Nov 3, 2006 Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont $9,634 9 $1,070 $1,657,031 50
51 May 24, 2002 Lagaan $8,568 3 $2,856 $44,562 50
52 May 16, 2003 30 Years to Life $8,223 6 $1,371 $39,566 50
53 Sep 9, 2005 Therese $6,878 4 $1,720 $2,491,673 50
54 Oct 1, 1999 La vita è bella $6,216 12 $518 $57,598,247 50
55 Jul 13, 2001 I'm the One That I Want $6,024 2 $3,012 $1,143,515 50
56 Aug 8, 2008 A Man Named Pearl $5,657 6 $943 $123,630 50
57 Mar 28, 2003 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $5,587 21 $266 $241,433,282 50
58 Feb 18, 2000 Wildfire: Feel The Heat $5,581 3 $1,860 $1,599,253 50
59 Aug 29, 2003 Apollo 13 (IMAX) $5,250 3 $1,750 $1,667,773 50
60 Feb 22, 2002 The Debut $5,219 2 $2,610 $1,252,666 50
61 Dec 10, 2004 Postmen in the Mountains $4,720 3 $1,573 $98,650 50
62 Dec 26, 2003 Cidade de Deus $4,362 4 $1,091 $4,782,356 50
63 Oct 4, 2002 Trembling Before G-D $3,792 2 $1,896 $763,755 50
64 Aug 31, 2001 Left Luggage $3,563 2 $1,782 $1,014,655 50
65 Jun 10, 2016 Chevalier $3,465 7 $495 $20,025 50
66 Feb 4, 2000 Encounter in the Third Dimension $3,334 3 $1,111 $4,317,686 50
67 Dec 3, 2004 Young Black Stallion $2,800 2 $1,400 $6,581,846 50
68 Jul 26, 2002 Songs from the Second Floor $2,772 1 $2,772 $54,073 50
69 Sep 30, 2005 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela $2,465 1 $2,465 $367,635 50
70 Jun 18, 2004 Grande Seduction, La $2,256 6 $376 $9,351,407 50
71 Jun 18, 1999 Hands on a Hardbody $2,177 1 $2,177 $496,144 50
72 Feb 5, 2010 Mine $2,046 3 $682 $11,283 50
73 Oct 31, 2003 O Fantasma $1,971 1 $1,971 $124,053 50
74 Nov 14, 2008 The Singing Revolution $1,673 3 $558 $392,943 50
75 Feb 22, 2002 Gabriela $1,195 2 $598 $2,334,720 50
76 Oct 23, 2009 Fuel $1,134 2 $567 $172,658 50
77 May 14, 2004 Weather Underground $1,100 1 $1,100 $559,293 50
78 Mar 23, 2001 Alien Adventure $1,068 1 $1,068 $3,349,000 50
79 Dec 3, 2010 Flickan som lekte med elden $844 4 $211 $9,076,206 50
80 Aug 12, 2011 My Dog Tulip $835 1 $835 $246,574 50
81 May 31, 2002 Life and Debt $788 1 $788 $254,885 50
82 Apr 27, 2012 Lost Bohemia $787 1 $787 $12,118 50
83 Sep 9, 2011 Nine Nation Animation $663 2 $332 $38,191 50
84 Jul 19, 2013 Searching for Sugar Man $648 1 $648 $3,691,668 50
85 Feb 8, 2002 Haunted Castle $597 1 $597 $3,330,783 50
86 Oct 10, 2008 Bushi no ichibun $466 1 $466 $59,104 50
87 Apr 10, 2015 Ida $461 3 $154 $3,823,505 50
88 Nov 23, 2007 El Topo $400 1 $400 $76,097 50
89 May 23, 2014 20 Feet From Stardom $332 2 $166 $4,945,604 50
90 Mar 14, 2003 Komediant $292 1 $292 $119,377 50
91 May 23, 2008 Irina Palm $265 2 $133 $41,882 50
92 Nov 13, 1998 Marius et Jeannette $218 1 $218 $269,779 50
93 Jun 26, 2009 The Legend of God's Gun $181 1 $181 $236,580 50
94 Nov 22, 2002 The Other Side of Heaven $54 1 $54 $4,720,112 50
95 May 15, 1981 Galaxina $0 0 $0 $4,865,000 50

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.

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