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Biggest 51st 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 51st Weekends at the Domestic Box Office.

Biggest Domestic 50th Weekend Biggest Domestic 52nd Weekend
Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
Week
1 May 27, 1983 ET: The Extra-Terrestrial $2,061,108 786 $2,622 $357,821,108 51
2 Feb 26, 1993 Howards End $795,323 402 $1,978 $19,910,140 51
3 Jul 2, 1999 Mysteries of Egypt $432,952 22 $19,680 $12,447,567 51
4 Feb 19, 1999 Everest $344,598 55 $6,265 $59,799,209 51
5 Jun 28, 1985 The Gods Must Be Crazy $279,385 113 $2,472 $15,274,772 51
6 Apr 5, 1996 Wings of Courage $229,287 10 $22,929 $6,791,429 51
7 Oct 8, 1999 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous $207,387 33 $6,284 $24,310,806 51
8 Feb 16, 2007 Deep Sea 3D $200,768 37 $5,426 $23,461,900 51
9 May 31, 1996 Il Postino $188,166 216 $871 $19,140,880 51
10 Apr 4, 2003 Space Station $163,754 38 $4,309 $35,292,121 51
11 Jun 26, 1998 Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun $133,979 20 $6,699 $7,038,941 51
12 Mar 4, 2011 Hubble 3D $133,258 49 $2,720 $22,283,221 51
13 Mar 23, 2012 Born to be Wild 3D $106,687 40 $2,667 $17,460,701 51
14 Mar 24, 2006 Wild Safari 3D $88,824 18 $4,935 $8,482,106 51
15 Jan 25, 2002 Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure $88,107 15 $5,874 $7,045,988 51
16 Apr 20, 2001 Cirque du Soleil - Journey of Man $82,637 18 $4,591 $10,507,066 51
17 Jan 29, 2010 Under the Sea 3D $78,948 19 $4,155 $19,849,932 51
18 Apr 20, 2001 Michael Jordan to the MAX $71,265 16 $4,454 $16,059,771 51
19 Feb 27, 2004 Bugs! $70,650 16 $4,416 $5,098,524 51
20 Oct 13, 2000 Galapagos $61,273 10 $6,127 $7,818,435 51
21 Sep 19, 2008 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $56,991 45 $1,266 $18,968,324 51
22 Jan 12, 2007 Roving Mars $55,044 17 $3,238 $5,652,527 51
23 Oct 4, 1996 Across The Sea of Time $54,365 4 $13,591 $6,589,775 51
24 Jan 21, 2005 What the #$'! Do We Know $53,502 64 $836 $10,478,420 51
25 May 13, 2011 Sea Rex 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric … $52,786 11 $4,799 $2,693,331 51
26 Apr 5, 2013 To the Arctic 3D $50,633 52 $974 $12,026,925 51
27 Apr 23, 1999 Africa's Elephant Kingdom $48,788 10 $4,879 $6,539,536 51
28 Apr 14, 2000 Island of the Sharks $46,521 5 $9,304 $6,945,435 51
29 Sep 8, 2006 Magnificent Desolation $45,269 10 $4,527 $14,650,520 51
30 Feb 21, 1997 Fargo $40,535 72 $563 $24,303,383 51
31 Mar 20, 2015 Island of Lemurs: Madagascar $39,723 35 $1,135 $9,081,517 51
32 Feb 25, 2005 NASCAR: The IMAX Experience $39,227 24 $1,634 $19,947,653 51
33 Apr 23, 2004 Les invasions barbares $34,125 50 $683 $3,292,656 51
34 Dec 15, 2000 Fantasia 2000 (IMAX) $33,053 30 $1,102 $51,208,088 51
35 Jan 30, 2009 Dolphins and Whales Tribes of the Oce… $28,245 9 $3,138 $5,372,975 51
36 Sep 5, 1997 When The Cat's Away $28,133 27 $1,042 $1,611,227 51
37 Sep 15, 2000 Siegfried & Roy: Masters of the Impos… $25,842 14 $1,846 $4,939,623 51
38 Feb 11, 2000 Wolves $23,511 11 $2,137 $3,091,323 51
39 Jul 12, 2002 China: The Panda Adventure $20,355 7 $2,908 $2,589,185 51
40 May 15, 2009 Il Divo $20,340 6 $3,390 $106,875 51
41 Mar 26, 2004 Ghosts of the Abyss $18,399 9 $2,044 $15,693,584 51
42 Dec 18, 1987 Maurice $18,029 17 $1,061 $2,079,423 51
43 Nov 14, 2014 Journey to the South Pacific $16,558 13 $1,274 $5,000,146 51
44 Jan 13, 2006 Aliens of the Deep $15,415 9 $1,713 $7,573,827 51
45 Sep 21, 2001 Cyberworld 3D $14,853 12 $1,238 $10,093,735 51
46 Sep 2, 2011 Incendies $9,983 8 $1,248 $6,841,323 51
47 Sep 7, 2001 Left Luggage $9,969 5 $1,994 $1,024,934 51
48 Aug 15, 2008 A Man Named Pearl $8,772 5 $1,754 $136,036 51
49 May 10, 2013 Meerkats $8,584 8 $1,073 $649,201 51
50 May 31, 2002 Lagaan $8,426 5 $1,685 $56,026 51
51 Jul 20, 2001 I'm the One That I Want $8,392 4 $2,098 $1,156,116 51
52 Nov 10, 2006 Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont $8,352 7 $1,193 $1,670,094 51
53 Feb 11, 2000 Encounter in the Third Dimension $8,007 3 $2,669 $4,334,502 51
54 Jan 2, 2004 Cidade de Deus $6,081 6 $1,014 $4,792,553 51
55 Oct 10, 2003 Bollywood/Hollywood $5,673 7 $810 $1,491,083 51
56 Feb 25, 2000 Wildfire: Feel The Heat $5,669 3 $1,890 $1,607,611 51
57 Sep 5, 2003 Apollo 13 (IMAX) $5,489 2 $2,745 $1,682,522 51
58 Jan 9, 2009 U2 3D $3,908 2 $1,954 $9,679,545 51
59 Aug 15, 2003 Shichinin no samurai $3,412 1 $3,412 $258,154 51
60 Mar 30, 2001 The Girl Next Door $3,184 1 $3,184 $510,876 51
61 Sep 16, 2005 Therese $3,153 2 $1,577 $2,499,090 51
62 Nov 12, 1999 The Mirror $3,121 1 $3,121 $63,118 51
63 Apr 20, 2001 The Basket $2,790 5 $558 $606,671 51
64 Dec 10, 2004 Young Black Stallion $2,436 2 $1,218 $6,586,804 51
65 May 21, 2004 Weather Underground $2,295 3 $765 $562,048 51
66 May 5, 2000 Saragossa Manuscript $2,215 1 $2,215 $105,448 51
67 Sep 12, 2003 Shanghai Ghetto $1,880 2 $940 $711,598 51
68 Mar 17, 2017 Kill Me, Deadly $1,788 1 $1,788 $35,225 51
69 Apr 4, 2003 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $1,696 6 $283 $241,437,427 51
70 Jun 17, 2016 Chevalier $1,614 7 $231 $23,123 51
71 Nov 29, 2013 The End of Time $1,468 1 $1,468 $11,760 51
72 Sep 8, 2006 Hate Crime $1,420 1 $1,420 $40,758 51
73 Mar 1, 2002 The Debut $1,415 1 $1,415 $1,260,219 51
74 Apr 13, 2007 L'armée des ombres $1,306 1 $1,306 $736,698 51
75 Feb 22, 2002 Dayereh $1,225 1 $1,225 $665,872 51
76 Dec 10, 2010 Flickan som lekte med elden $1,187 3 $396 $9,078,015 51
77 Jul 27, 2007 La Tourneuse de Pages $1,067 1 $1,067 $208,691 51
78 Oct 7, 2005 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela $1,036 1 $1,036 $371,815 51
79 Mar 15, 2002 Himalaya - l'enfance d'un chef $936 1 $936 $2,477,076 51
80 Nov 21, 2008 The Singing Revolution $897 1 $897 $394,956 51
81 Aug 2, 2002 Songs from the Second Floor $873 1 $873 $57,164 51
82 Nov 7, 2003 O Fantasma $785 1 $785 $125,651 51
83 Feb 15, 2002 Haunted Castle $777 1 $777 $3,331,965 51
84 Apr 23, 2004 Le Papillon $678 1 $678 $22,748 51
85 Aug 27, 2010 Crude $499 1 $499 $170,295 51
86 May 30, 2008 Irina Palm $418 1 $418 $42,743 51
87 Apr 17, 2015 Ida $411 3 $137 $3,824,467 51
88 Jul 26, 2013 Searching for Sugar Man $356 2 $178 $3,692,402 51
89 Jun 2, 2006 The Keeper: The Legend of Omar Khayyam $300 1 $300 $225,775 51
90 Jun 7, 2002 Life and Debt $280 1 $280 $255,901 51
91 Jul 11, 2003 I am Trying to Break Your Heart $273 1 $273 $445,521 51
92 Apr 22, 2011 Terkel i knibe $250 1 $250 $35,531 51
93 Oct 30, 2009 Fuel $240 1 $240 $174,255 51
94 Feb 22, 2008 Les Témoins $228 1 $228 $55,303 51
95 Sep 8, 2000 Fever Pitch $170 1 $170 $113,384 51
96 Dec 24, 2010 Sweetgrass $160 1 $160 $206,888 51
97 May 30, 2014 20 Feet From Stardom $125 1 $125 $4,945,910 51
98 Nov 29, 2002 The Other Side of Heaven $77 1 $77 $4,720,371 51

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.