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Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies


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This chart contains figures for the biggest 16th Weekends at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies.

Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release
Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
1 Feb 27, 2009 Slumdog Millionaire $12,026,343 2,943 $4,086 $115,024,121
2 Feb 4, 2005 Sideways $4,657,390 1,786 $2,608 $46,665,695
3 Mar 23, 2001 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon $4,613,172 2,027 $2,276 $106,253,538
4 Mar 11, 2011 The King’s Speech $3,573,112 1,768 $2,021 $129,010,235
5 Feb 9, 1996 Leaving Las Vegas $3,253,158 1,310 $2,483 $15,375,886
6 Aug 2, 2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $3,002,241 657 $4,570 $40,172,975
7 Mar 24, 2000 The Cider House Rules $2,799,556 1,671 $1,675 $49,636,626
8 Feb 22, 2008 No Country for Old Men $2,404,682 1,101 $2,184 $64,291,179
9 Feb 28, 1997 The English Patient $2,228,209 1,144 $1,948 $54,745,722
10 Mar 10, 2006 The Libertine $2,202,799 815 $2,703 $2,264,096
11 Mar 9, 2012 The Artist $2,079,910 1,505 $1,382 $40,234,933
12 Mar 7, 1997 Shine $1,944,532 991 $1,962 $28,769,863
13 Feb 25, 2005 Finding Neverland $1,826,197 776 $2,353 $48,066,961
14 Sep 24, 2004 Napoleon Dynamite $1,808,393 1,027 $1,761 $35,721,724
15 Jan 30, 2015 Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of … $1,479,629 976 $1,516 $33,201,627
16 Jan 31, 2014 12 Years a Slave $1,442,164 1,172 $1,231 $45,850,559
17 Mar 8, 2002 In the Bedroom $1,409,007 995 $1,416 $30,710,084
18 Apr 11, 2003 The Pianist $1,346,838 842 $1,600 $28,570,917
19 Mar 10, 2017 Lion $1,324,172 960 $1,379 $48,647,617
20 Jan 29, 2016 Room $1,236,878 795 $1,556 $9,901,663
21 Mar 7, 2003 The Quiet American $1,153,381 381 $3,027 $7,291,271
22 Feb 19, 1999 Elizabeth $1,098,569 624 $1,761 $24,033,506
23 Apr 12, 2002 Monster's Ball $1,040,241 594 $1,751 $26,722,813
24 Feb 3, 2017 Moonlight $1,002,056 842 $1,190 $19,407,305
25 Nov 28, 1997 The Full Monty $882,955 354 $2,494 $32,562,544
26 Feb 15, 2002 Le Fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain $859,526 298 $2,884 $25,980,377
27 Apr 12, 1996 Dead Man Walking $857,595 718 $1,194 $35,563,324
28 Feb 5, 1999 Life is Beautiful $837,586 221 $3,790 $18,369,921
29 Apr 6, 2001 O Brother, Where Art Thou? $796,631 685 $1,163 $39,923,302
30 Jan 23, 2015 Whiplash $787,000 567 $1,388 $7,600,000
31 Mar 21, 2008 Juno $769,842 603 $1,277 $141,099,121
32 Feb 19, 2016 Brooklyn $766,626 443 $1,731 $35,364,727
33 Mar 30, 2001 Pollock $753,925 280 $2,693 $6,073,239
34 Mar 7, 2014 Philomena $683,630 670 $1,020 $35,907,377
35 Sep 2, 2011 Midnight in Paris $670,125 402 $1,667 $52,719,774
36 Mar 13, 2015 The Imitation Game $665,205 525 $1,267 $89,514,863
37 Mar 29, 1996 Sense and Sensibility $646,275 692 $934 $40,111,346
38 Apr 12, 1996 Mr. Holland’s Opus $603,203 782 $771 $77,286,834
39 Jan 2, 1998 L.A. Confidential $577,971 302 $1,914 $38,296,320
40 Jun 27, 2003 Bend it Like Beckham $566,929 301 $1,883 $23,878,254
41 Apr 3, 1998 The Apostle $559,567 488 $1,147 $18,689,891
42 Feb 20, 2015 The Theory of Everything $553,819 545 $1,016 $34,132,997
43 Jun 29, 2001 Memento $532,875 284 $1,876 $20,463,956
44 Feb 19, 2016 Spotlight $522,353 401 $1,303 $38,102,424
45 Mar 28, 2003 About Schmidt $449,835 375 $1,200 $63,676,882
46 Jan 13, 2006 Capote $417,231 130 $3,209 $13,161,012
47 Sep 19, 2003 Whale Rider $390,728 341 $1,146 $19,699,291
48 Feb 28, 2014 Nebraska $390,539 289 $1,351 $17,118,747
49 Feb 20, 1998 The Wings of the Dove $383,180 324 $1,183 $11,116,934
50 Feb 16, 2007 Volver $375,264 195 $1,924 $11,514,374
51 Feb 14, 2014 Dallas Buyers Club $373,849 223 $1,676 $24,274,170
52 Dec 26, 2003 Lost in Translation $370,468 117 $3,166 $30,656,612
53 Mar 5, 1999 Waking Ned Devine $366,081 306 $1,196 $22,692,162
54 Feb 18, 2000 Todo sobre mi madre $349,764 132 $2,650 $5,649,748
55 Mar 29, 2002 Iris $347,279 220 $1,579 $4,479,021
56 Mar 17, 2006 Transamerica $340,473 277 $1,229 $8,219,197
57 Aug 1, 2003 Winged Migration $332,130 154 $2,157 $7,083,064
58 Jul 28, 2017 Maudie $331,974 228 $1,456 $4,650,614
59 Apr 2, 2010 Crazy Heart $321,014 435 $738 $38,349,555
60 Feb 18, 2011 127 Hours $319,289 240 $1,330 $17,412,209
61 Feb 23, 2001 You Can Count on Me $316,609 148 $2,139 $7,268,313
62 Feb 21, 2014 Kaze Tachinu $313,751 21 $14,941 $313,751
63 Mar 27, 2009 The Reader $308,495 324 $952 $33,484,347
64 Sep 7, 2012 Les Intouchables $302,504 194 $1,559 $11,555,464
65 Aug 31, 2007 Once $296,225 150 $1,975 $8,016,014
66 Mar 21, 2003 Adaptation $290,405 169 $1,718 $21,523,932
67 Mar 24, 2006 Brokeback Mountain $282,633 324 $872 $82,597,700
68 Mar 24, 2006 The World's Fastest Indian $278,006 251 $1,108 $3,790,189
69 Mar 7, 2003 Hable con ella $274,730 146 $1,882 $7,241,289
70 Mar 12, 2004 Les Triplettes de Belleville $272,258 127 $2,144 $5,684,367
71 Mar 5, 1999 Central do Brasil $270,564 112 $2,416 $3,828,556
72 Nov 4, 2011 Elle s'appelait Sarah $269,285 318 $847 $7,338,460
73 Mar 12, 2004 In America $266,019 171 $1,556 $14,955,863
74 Jul 8, 2016 The Lobster $264,240 124 $2,131 $8,506,782
75 Jan 28, 2005 Being Julia $263,303 135 $1,950 $4,176,497
76 Mar 3, 2017 Manchester by the Sea $262,184 387 $677 $47,346,616
77 Mar 25, 2005 Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Li… $255,334 123 $2,076 $2,407,081
78 Feb 19, 1999 Gods and Monsters $251,235 149 $1,686 $3,657,447
79 Feb 11, 2000 Being John Malkovich $250,749 173 $1,449 $21,415,998
80 Oct 24, 1997 Shall We Dance? $242,938 228 $1,066 $8,507,558
81 Mar 24, 2006 Mrs. Henderson Presents $240,745 219 $1,099 $10,327,106
82 Mar 13, 2009 Milk $233,060 228 $1,022 $31,549,014
83 Sep 7, 2012 Moonrise Kingdom $229,830 200 $1,149 $44,640,048
84 Apr 12, 2002 Gosford Park $219,811 180 $1,221 $40,471,000
85 Jan 12, 1996 Persuasion $218,577 69 $3,168 $3,993,093
86 Jan 20, 2006 Good Night, and Good Luck $215,020 118 $1,822 $24,882,215
87 Jun 7, 2002 Monsoon Wedding $213,221 156 $1,367 $11,833,270
88 Oct 4, 1996 Lone Star $212,845 170 $1,252 $11,189,314
89 Jan 24, 2003 Bowling for Columbine $209,683 188 $1,115 $17,565,397
90 Jan 7, 2005 The Motorcycle Diaries $208,308 123 $1,694 $16,025,595
91 Jan 20, 2006 The Squid and the Whale $204,035 117 $1,744 $6,346,344
92 Jan 26, 2001 Billy Elliot $203,835 155 $1,315 $19,072,125
93 Nov 9, 2001 Pane e tulipani $203,143 75 $2,709 $4,282,376
94 Sep 29, 1995 Il Postino $201,362 162 $1,243 $7,827,711
95 Nov 10, 2006 Little Miss Sunshine $193,032 161 $1,199 $58,572,436
96 Jan 19, 2007 Little Children $184,844 92 $2,009 $3,763,186
97 Jan 10, 1997 Secrets & Lies $183,402 94 $1,951 $6,511,605
98 Apr 11, 1997 Evita $182,259 260 $701 $49,716,042
99 Mar 26, 1999 Rushmore $177,364 131 $1,354 $16,074,982
100 Mar 18, 2011 Black Swan $174,210 191 $912 $106,303,657

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.