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Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies



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This chart contains figures for the biggest 15th Weekends at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies.

Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release
Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
1 Feb 20, 2009 Slumdog Millionaire $8,384,680 2,244 $3,736 $98,354,395
2 Jan 28, 2005 Sideways $6,347,364 1,694 $3,747 $40,054,672
3 Mar 4, 2011 The King’s Speech $6,230,227 2,240 $2,781 $123,546,104
4 Mar 16, 2001 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon $4,044,988 1,860 $2,175 $100,277,062
5 Mar 2, 2012 The Artist $3,625,571 1,756 $2,065 $36,813,989
6 Jul 26, 2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $3,004,597 569 $5,280 $35,417,552
7 Feb 21, 1997 The English Patient $2,823,228 1,186 $2,380 $51,532,324
8 Mar 17, 2000 The Cider House Rules $2,477,000 1,738 $1,425 $45,778,857
9 Sep 17, 2004 Napoleon Dynamite $2,286,541 1,024 $2,233 $33,343,529
10 Feb 28, 1997 Shine $2,182,618 1,050 $2,079 $26,066,924
11 Mar 3, 2017 Lion $2,125,815 1,260 $1,687 $46,516,365
12 Apr 4, 2003 The Pianist $2,087,334 790 $2,642 $26,561,941
13 Jan 24, 2014 12 Years a Slave $2,031,316 1,231 $1,650 $43,560,133
14 Jan 23, 2015 Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of … $1,938,011 833 $2,327 $30,936,133
15 Feb 18, 2005 Finding Neverland $1,893,767 860 $2,202 $45,284,284
16 Feb 15, 2008 No Country for Old Men $1,882,854 925 $2,036 $60,925,778
17 Mar 1, 2002 In the Bedroom $1,708,871 1,062 $1,609 $28,635,933
18 Feb 2, 1996 Leaving Las Vegas $1,614,681 340 $4,749 $11,524,114
19 Jan 27, 2017 Moonlight $1,489,470 1,104 $1,349 $17,714,849
20 Apr 5, 2002 Monster's Ball $1,484,836 714 $2,080 $25,210,748
21 Jan 22, 2016 Room $1,335,563 862 $1,549 $7,864,357
22 Feb 28, 2014 Philomena $1,206,841 1,097 $1,100 $34,611,509
23 Mar 14, 2008 Juno $1,192,817 846 $1,410 $139,812,288
24 Mar 30, 2001 O Brother, Where Art Thou? $1,139,451 743 $1,534 $38,780,068
25 Feb 28, 2003 The Quiet American $1,123,552 222 $5,061 $5,791,796
26 Mar 6, 2015 The Imitation Game $1,119,243 862 $1,298 $88,441,916
27 Apr 5, 1996 Dead Man Walking $1,098,509 769 $1,428 $34,163,268
28 Feb 12, 2016 Brooklyn $1,088,551 495 $2,199 $34,044,804
29 Feb 12, 1999 Elizabeth $1,084,428 483 $2,245 $22,673,802
30 Mar 22, 1996 Sense and Sensibility $1,068,212 1,000 $1,068 $39,011,246
31 Jan 29, 1999 La vita è bella $926,243 215 $4,308 $17,182,785
32 Apr 5, 1996 Mr. Holland’s Opus $886,656 1,094 $810 $76,257,788
33 Mar 21, 2003 About Schmidt $845,427 533 $1,586 $62,908,447
34 Mar 27, 1998 The Apostle $822,509 611 $1,346 $17,853,785
35 Mar 23, 2001 Pollock $807,443 271 $2,979 $4,905,216
36 Nov 21, 1997 The Full Monty $803,495 431 $1,864 $31,258,780
37 Mar 26, 2010 Crazy Heart $791,256 849 $932 $37,746,228
38 Aug 26, 2011 Midnight in Paris $743,594 652 $1,140 $51,643,081
39 Feb 13, 2015 The Theory of Everything $740,821 466 $1,590 $33,175,524
40 Jun 20, 2003 Bend it Like Beckham $740,573 315 $2,351 $22,960,041
41 Jun 22, 2001 Memento $722,435 326 $2,216 $19,574,122
42 Feb 8, 2002 Le Fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain $699,592 303 $2,309 $24,567,592
43 Feb 12, 2016 Spotlight $698,951 455 $1,536 $37,204,863
44 Sep 12, 2003 Whale Rider $632,224 492 $1,285 $19,100,089
45 Mar 10, 2006 Transamerica $612,107 516 $1,186 $7,655,572
46 Feb 7, 2014 Dallas Buyers Club $607,425 488 $1,245 $23,679,911
47 Mar 6, 2009 Milk $582,593 447 $1,303 $31,111,155
48 Feb 9, 2007 Volver $579,982 301 $1,927 $10,946,263
49 Feb 26, 1999 Waking Ned Devine $572,729 358 $1,600 $22,140,899
50 Mar 22, 2002 Iris $570,090 204 $2,795 $3,895,942
51 Feb 11, 2011 127 Hours $559,094 359 $1,557 $16,845,896
52 Feb 13, 1998 The Wings of the Dove $548,226 378 $1,450 $10,587,448
53 Mar 17, 2006 Brokeback Mountain $545,919 506 $1,079 $82,057,408
54 Mar 20, 2009 The Reader $535,983 704 $761 $32,900,557
55 Feb 24, 2017 Manchester by the Sea $480,978 397 $1,212 $46,875,391
56 Dec 26, 1997 L.A. Confidential $476,130 302 $1,577 $37,285,982
57 Mar 11, 2011 Black Swan $440,504 337 $1,307 $105,928,217
58 Apr 5, 2002 Gosford Park $437,581 263 $1,664 $40,124,209
59 Feb 21, 2014 Nebraska $429,941 210 $2,047 $16,518,814
60 Jan 16, 2015 Whiplash $412,000 189 $2,180 $6,640,000
61 Feb 16, 2001 You Can Count on Me $401,512 149 $2,695 $6,580,887
62 Jul 21, 2017 Maudie $393,969 238 $1,655 $4,106,887
63 Aug 31, 2012 Les Intouchables $379,826 175 $2,170 $11,016,633
64 Mar 5, 2004 In America $361,861 184 $1,967 $14,580,899
65 Feb 28, 2003 Hable con ella $361,312 156 $2,316 $6,829,093
66 Apr 4, 2003 The Hours $352,609 402 $877 $40,737,187
67 Mar 17, 2006 Mrs. Henderson Presents $346,838 260 $1,334 $9,927,344
68 Aug 31, 2012 Moonrise Kingdom $342,370 197 $1,738 $44,205,438
69 Jan 17, 2003 Bowling for Columbine $341,177 213 $1,602 $17,231,700
70 Jul 25, 2003 Winged Migration $337,296 148 $2,279 $6,538,415
71 Jan 6, 2006 Capote $330,539 129 $2,562 $12,579,765
72 Mar 18, 2005 Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Li… $330,194 127 $2,600 $2,002,934
73 Mar 14, 2003 Adaptation $328,040 190 $1,727 $21,101,763
74 Nov 3, 2006 Little Miss Sunshine $323,863 228 $1,420 $58,268,253
75 Feb 11, 2000 Todo sobre mi madre $323,519 120 $2,696 $5,174,467
76 Mar 19, 1999 Rushmore $319,044 225 $1,418 $15,769,204
77 Feb 4, 2000 Being John Malkovich $313,840 207 $1,516 $21,058,680
78 Jul 1, 2016 The Lobster $311,813 151 $2,065 $8,055,749
79 Mar 5, 2004 Les Triplettes de Belleville $311,394 113 $2,756 $5,281,088
80 Sep 27, 1996 Lone Star $311,294 211 $1,475 $10,910,446
81 Feb 26, 1999 Central do Brasil $306,915 118 $2,601 $3,133,730
82 Mar 17, 2006 The World's Fastest Indian $292,112 231 $1,265 $3,380,409
83 Oct 17, 1997 Shall We Dance? $291,879 268 $1,089 $8,147,203
84 Feb 12, 1999 Gods and Monsters $289,492 124 $2,335 $3,347,357
85 Jan 12, 2007 Little Children $288,122 101 $2,853 $3,437,972
86 Jan 13, 2006 Good Night, and Good Luck $287,740 144 $1,998 $24,517,247
87 Feb 27, 2004 21 Grams $270,679 146 $1,854 $15,792,712
88 Jan 13, 2006 The Squid and the Whale $269,778 143 $1,887 $6,005,551
89 Sep 22, 1995 Il Postino $265,766 184 $1,444 $7,565,012
90 Dec 19, 2003 Lost in Translation $263,089 130 $2,024 $30,032,449
91 Jan 19, 2001 Billy Elliot $260,685 199 $1,310 $18,733,045
92 May 31, 2002 Monsoon Wedding $253,994 170 $1,494 $11,485,102
93 Mar 10, 2000 Sweet and Lowdown $244,662 239 $1,024 $3,609,599
94 Jan 16, 1998 The Sweet Hereafter $241,300 66 $3,656 $2,485,643
95 Aug 30, 2002 The Importance of Being Earnest $233,415 184 $1,269 $7,962,033
96 Jan 31, 2003 Frida $230,375 132 $1,745 $23,173,825
97 Jun 23, 1995 Circle of Friends $225,470 350 $644 $22,634,341
98 Mar 24, 2006 Los tres entierros de Melquiades Estrada $223,491 212 $1,054 $4,349,191
99 Jan 3, 1997 Secrets & Lies $221,934 72 $3,082 $6,237,238
100 Sep 1, 2006 An Inconvenient Truth $221,624 265 $836 $23,107,416

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

Note: the records on this page only consider movies that were initially released in less than 1,000 theaters and did not have any expansion of more than 1,000 theaters in one week. We only consider movies that were released in 1995 or later, and do not consider movies that only had an IMAX release.

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.