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Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies


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This chart contains figures for the biggest 17th Weekends at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies.

Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release
Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
1 Mar 6, 2009 Slumdog Millionaire $6,808,383 2,890 $2,356 $125,324,813
2 Mar 30, 2001 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon $4,863,011 1,906 $2,551 $113,572,015
3 Feb 11, 2005 Sideways $4,472,135 1,619 $2,762 $52,777,699
4 Feb 29, 2008 No Country for Old Men $4,114,994 2,037 $2,020 $69,680,625
5 Feb 16, 1996 Leaving Las Vegas $3,625,471 1,310 $2,768 $20,462,460
6 Aug 9, 2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $3,133,316 723 $4,334 $45,063,979
7 Feb 12, 1999 Life is Beautiful $2,830,316 644 $4,395 $21,634,804
8 Mar 31, 2000 The Cider House Rules $2,051,924 1,468 $1,398 $52,984,775
9 Mar 18, 2011 The King’s Speech $2,034,151 1,249 $1,629 $132,476,381
10 Mar 7, 1997 The English Patient $2,007,254 1,004 $1,999 $57,548,109
11 Jan 19, 2007 The Last King of Scotland $1,609,920 495 $3,252 $5,326,979
12 Feb 28, 2014 Kaze Tachinu $1,517,404 496 $3,059 $1,953,947
13 Mar 14, 1997 Shine $1,391,473 912 $1,526 $30,823,125
14 Oct 1, 2004 Napoleon Dynamite $1,391,097 855 $1,627 $37,614,092
15 Feb 6, 2015 Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of … $1,301,830 666 $1,955 $35,135,202
16 Apr 18, 2003 The Pianist $1,095,495 739 $1,482 $30,213,790
17 Mar 4, 2005 Finding Neverland $1,045,302 643 $1,626 $49,590,262
18 Mar 16, 2012 The Artist $1,042,955 1,155 $903 $42,108,374
19 Mar 15, 2002 In the Bedroom $1,020,397 717 $1,423 $32,378,009
20 Mar 14, 2003 The Quiet American $990,821 396 $2,502 $8,700,081
21 Mar 17, 2006 The Libertine $881,076 819 $1,076 $3,867,537
22 Jan 20, 2006 Capote $867,621 348 $2,493 $14,259,724
23 Feb 7, 2014 12 Years a Slave $816,563 678 $1,204 $47,347,837
24 Apr 19, 2002 Monster's Ball $793,121 488 $1,625 $28,131,294
25 Feb 26, 1999 Elizabeth $787,961 571 $1,380 $25,196,377
26 Feb 26, 2016 Brooklyn $750,834 477 $1,574 $36,525,461
27 Feb 22, 2002 Le Fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain $747,646 286 $2,614 $26,994,595
28 Feb 26, 2016 Spotlight $735,999 685 $1,074 $39,121,520
29 Mar 17, 2017 Lion $734,336 621 $1,183 $50,000,950
30 Feb 5, 2016 Room $731,117 631 $1,159 $11,201,500
31 Aug 29, 2014 Chef $725,168 757 $958 $30,303,257
32 Jan 30, 2015 Whiplash $720,000 525 $1,371 $8,650,000
33 Feb 27, 2015 The Theory of Everything $634,562 611 $1,039 $35,035,090
34 Apr 13, 2001 O Brother, Where Art Thou? $608,337 564 $1,079 $40,824,018
35 Dec 5, 1997 The Full Monty $602,179 448 $1,344 $33,373,613
36 Apr 19, 1996 Dead Man Walking $593,443 562 $1,056 $36,504,596
37 Jan 9, 1998 L.A. Confidential $538,940 304 $1,773 $39,046,234
38 Feb 10, 2017 Moonlight $528,772 351 $1,506 $20,362,531
39 Jan 2, 2004 Lost in Translation $499,543 123 $4,061 $31,586,561
40 Jul 6, 2001 Memento $490,136 223 $2,198 $21,372,479
41 Jul 4, 2003 Bend it Like Beckham $487,450 239 $2,040 $24,700,910
42 Mar 28, 2008 Juno $485,416 444 $1,093 $141,976,542
43 Jan 23, 2009 Rachel Getting Married $459,641 370 $1,242 $11,252,249
44 Apr 6, 2001 Pollock $450,924 269 $1,676 $6,755,336
45 Mar 14, 2014 Philomena $420,936 502 $839 $36,651,098
46 Sep 9, 2011 Midnight in Paris $415,831 350 $1,188 $53,531,714
47 Mar 20, 2015 The Imitation Game $371,527 337 $1,102 $90,147,295
48 Apr 19, 1996 Mr. Holland's Opus $358,353 501 $715 $77,816,728
49 Apr 5, 1996 Sense and Sensibility $355,013 477 $744 $40,668,019
50 Apr 10, 1998 The Apostle $344,612 315 $1,094 $19,222,391
51 Feb 23, 2007 Volver $309,509 243 $1,274 $12,018,524
52 Aug 8, 2003 Winged Migration $307,524 155 $1,984 $7,625,416
53 Feb 27, 1998 The Wings of the Dove $304,435 260 $1,171 $11,556,456
54 Feb 25, 2011 127 Hours $301,367 220 $1,370 $17,915,448
55 Feb 21, 2014 Dallas Buyers Club $297,279 175 $1,699 $24,746,780
56 Feb 4, 2005 Being Julia $282,907 125 $2,263 $4,611,551
57 Apr 9, 2010 Crazy Heart $277,319 362 $766 $38,774,548
58 Mar 2, 2001 You Can Count on Me $275,589 142 $1,941 $7,342,943
59 Apr 5, 2002 Iris $260,652 220 $1,185 $4,914,992
60 Sep 14, 2012 Les Intouchables $254,347 180 $1,413 $11,940,922
61 Mar 12, 1999 Waking Ned Devine $252,730 226 $1,118 $23,099,378
62 Mar 14, 2003 Hable con ella $251,689 152 $1,656 $7,612,553
63 Apr 4, 2003 About Schmidt $249,785 264 $946 $64,094,443
64 Feb 18, 2000 Being John Malkovich $242,969 165 $1,473 $21,761,714
65 Mar 12, 1999 Central do Brasil $238,800 109 $2,191 $3,814,686
66 Mar 28, 2003 Adaptation $234,005 149 $1,571 $21,878,965
67 Oct 11, 1996 Lone Star $223,011 121 $1,843 $11,483,803
68 Mar 24, 2006 Transamerica $220,113 201 $1,095 $8,559,895
69 Sep 7, 2007 Once $218,359 141 $1,549 $8,407,449
70 Feb 25, 2000 Todo sobre mi madre $218,288 122 $1,789 $5,961,051
71 Feb 2, 2001 Billy Elliot $212,085 127 $1,670 $19,373,260
72 Feb 28, 2003 Far From Heaven $211,897 97 $2,185 $14,633,228
73 Feb 14, 2003 Frida $211,353 117 $1,806 $23,752,326
74 Sep 26, 2003 Whale Rider $209,590 237 $884 $20,055,214
75 Jan 26, 2007 Little Children $207,349 88 $2,356 $4,065,149
76 Feb 26, 2010 Precious (Based on the Novel Push by … $204,887 268 $765 $47,109,625
77 Mar 31, 2006 The World's Fastest Indian $204,665 198 $1,034 $4,123,562
78 Mar 19, 2004 Les Triplettes de Belleville $195,610 114 $1,716 $6,007,873
79 Apr 3, 2009 The Reader $192,085 232 $828 $33,807,465
80 Jan 17, 1997 Secrets & Lies $191,241 75 $2,550 $6,776,562
81 Sep 14, 2012 Moonrise Kingdom $189,986 157 $1,210 $44,931,569
82 Mar 7, 2014 Nebraska $185,122 180 $1,028 $17,467,639
83 Jan 31, 2003 Bowling for Columbine $184,614 174 $1,061 $17,868,930
84 Mar 25, 2011 Black Swan $184,355 207 $891 $106,578,424
85 Jan 27, 2006 Good Night, and Good Luck $181,307 105 $1,727 $25,134,582
86 Jan 25, 2008 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $179,505 48 $3,740 $7,165,666
87 Mar 31, 2006 Mrs. Henderson Presents $169,724 174 $975 $10,599,863
88 Apr 1, 2005 Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Li… $169,356 111 $1,526 $2,712,494
89 Jun 14, 2002 Monsoon Wedding $167,447 117 $1,431 $12,110,735
90 Jul 15, 2016 The Lobster $165,650 124 $1,336 $8,792,292
91 Jan 27, 2006 The Squid and the Whale $165,589 110 $1,505 $6,600,234
92 Feb 26, 1999 Gods and Monsters $165,418 115 $1,438 $3,896,635
93 Sep 24, 1999 Buena Vista Social Club $161,883 69 $2,346 $5,163,493
94 Apr 19, 2002 Gosford Park $159,395 126 $1,265 $40,713,590
95 Mar 7, 2014 La grande bellezza $155,587 77 $2,021 $2,440,678
96 Jun 28, 1996 Fargo $155,225 156 $995 $23,135,126
97 Jan 30, 1998 The Sweet Hereafter $154,457 63 $2,452 $2,915,161
98 Oct 31, 1997 Shall We Dance? $153,929 166 $927 $8,746,140
99 Apr 2, 1999 Rushmore $150,408 108 $1,393 $16,297,082
100 Jan 14, 2005 The Motorcycle Diaries $150,000 96 $1,563 $16,270,000

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.