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Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies



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This chart contains figures for the biggest 20th Weekends at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies.

Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release
Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
1 Aug 30, 2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $11,100,764 1,619 $6,857 $82,556,992
2 Mar 28, 1997 The English Patient $3,019,179 1,409 $2,143 $67,599,231
3 Mar 3, 2017 Moonlight $2,300,940 1,564 $1,471 $25,153,319
4 Mar 4, 2005 Sideways $2,095,676 1,057 $1,983 $66,186,292
5 Mar 5, 1999 La vita è bella $1,925,622 672 $2,866 $30,131,649
6 Feb 27, 2015 Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of … $1,923,460 1,213 $1,586 $40,227,624
7 Apr 20, 2001 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon $1,416,939 1,012 $1,400 $122,744,616
8 Feb 9, 2007 The Last King of Scotland $1,340,740 540 $2,483 $11,449,370
9 Feb 10, 2006 Capote $1,267,007 930 $1,362 $20,129,191
10 Mar 27, 2009 Slumdog Millionaire $1,164,903 2,578 $452 $139,341,484
11 Feb 28, 2014 12 Years a Slave $975,931 411 $2,375 $50,336,296
12 Feb 17, 2006 Good Night, and Good Luck $739,391 315 $2,347 $29,294,176
13 Mar 8, 1996 Leaving Las Vegas $739,129 691 $1,070 $26,367,509
14 Jan 23, 2004 Lost in Translation $725,768 357 $2,033 $34,677,058
15 Feb 25, 2005 Being Julia $655,749 328 $1,999 $6,856,158
16 Oct 22, 2004 Napoleon Dynamite $619,569 479 $1,293 $41,272,184
17 Apr 4, 1997 Shine $617,460 719 $859 $34,674,426
18 Mar 19, 1999 Elizabeth $610,832 290 $2,106 $27,857,636
19 Jan 30, 1998 L.A. Confidential $602,685 292 $2,064 $41,472,464
20 Feb 18, 2000 Boys Don't Cry $583,099 118 $4,942 $4,370,540
21 Feb 26, 2016 Room $579,820 530 $1,094 $13,474,429
22 Feb 20, 2015 Whiplash $569,000 440 $1,293 $11,329,538
23 Mar 15, 2002 Le Fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain $528,994 225 $2,351 $29,601,521
24 Apr 8, 2011 The King’s Speech $502,565 675 $745 $137,538,275
25 Mar 18, 2016 Spotlight $423,465 443 $956 $44,000,003
26 Apr 4, 2003 The Quiet American $377,331 240 $1,572 $11,221,464
27 Mar 14, 2014 Dallas Buyers Club $369,034 281 $1,313 $26,772,386
28 Feb 19, 2010 An Education $354,481 241 $1,471 $11,058,964
29 Apr 21, 2000 The Cider House Rules $354,399 422 $840 $56,281,556
30 Aug 29, 2003 Winged Migration $353,822 202 $1,752 $9,020,139
31 Mar 20, 1998 The Wings of the Dove $343,245 363 $946 $13,269,973
32 May 10, 1996 Dead Man Walking $334,223 465 $719 $38,000,175
33 May 4, 2001 O Brother, Where Art Thou? $329,913 347 $951 $42,600,526
34 May 10, 2002 Monster's Ball $308,354 251 $1,229 $30,649,211
35 Jan 9, 2004 The Legend of Johnny Lingo $259,474 30 $8,649 $1,234,167
36 Mar 23, 2001 You Can Count on Me $253,732 132 $1,922 $8,409,329
37 Apr 26, 2002 The Other Side of Heaven $252,202 197 $1,280 $4,000,579
38 Jul 27, 2001 Memento $252,001 178 $1,416 $23,844,220
39 Dec 26, 1997 The Full Monty $242,322 119 $2,036 $34,834,247
40 Feb 23, 2001 Billy Elliot $240,495 148 $1,625 $20,312,595
41 Mar 21, 2003 Far From Heaven $230,799 125 $1,846 $15,588,212
42 Mar 19, 1999 Gods and Monsters $227,362 103 $2,207 $4,706,673
43 Jul 25, 2003 Bend it Like Beckham $223,567 119 $1,879 $26,307,646
44 May 9, 2003 The Pianist $210,685 242 $871 $32,105,454
45 Apr 4, 2003 Hable con ella $194,151 152 $1,277 $8,659,544
46 Apr 5, 2002 In the Bedroom $191,461 215 $891 $35,486,803
47 Apr 6, 2012 The Artist $182,410 222 $822 $43,848,900
48 Sep 30, 2011 Midnight in Paris $180,622 140 $1,290 $54,697,329
49 Apr 2, 1999 Central do Brasil $180,086 91 $1,979 $4,740,315
50 Mar 21, 2008 No Country for Old Men $175,512 229 $766 $74,062,608
51 Aug 4, 2006 Boynton Beach Club $168,350 37 $4,550 $754,379
52 Feb 20, 1998 The Sweet Hereafter $158,947 90 $1,766 $3,554,070
53 Feb 21, 2003 Bowling for Columbine $158,857 118 $1,346 $18,648,592
54 Feb 7, 1997 Secrets & Lies $158,583 93 $1,705 $7,500,294
55 Apr 7, 2017 Lion $155,382 203 $765 $51,363,565
56 Jul 5, 2002 Monsoon Wedding $153,703 64 $2,402 $12,813,610
57 Apr 18, 2008 Juno $151,908 230 $660 $143,253,943
58 Feb 15, 2008 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $150,572 45 $3,346 $7,960,033
59 May 9, 1997 Mother $148,407 408 $364 $18,993,251
60 Mar 18, 2016 Brooklyn $147,414 152 $970 $37,921,262
61 Mar 7, 2003 Frida $147,333 113 $1,304 $24,527,488
62 Apr 27, 2001 Pollock $147,240 155 $950 $7,928,534
63 Feb 16, 2007 Little Children $143,490 90 $1,594 $4,920,405
64 Feb 18, 2005 Vera Drake $142,806 90 $1,587 $3,063,420
65 Mar 25, 2005 Finding Neverland $141,911 204 $696 $51,390,468
66 May 1, 1998 The Apostle $137,854 201 $686 $20,294,343
67 Oct 15, 1999 Buena Vista Social Club $133,275 73 $1,826 $5,867,968
68 Feb 13, 2009 Rachel Getting Married $124,494 87 $1,431 $12,077,692
69 Feb 9, 1996 Persuasion $121,442 55 $2,208 $4,735,170
70 Apr 23, 1999 A Simple Plan $113,313 322 $352 $16,131,697
71 May 10, 1996 Mr. Holland’s Opus $113,229 219 $517 $78,512,175
72 Mar 17, 2000 Todo sobre mi madre $113,034 67 $1,687 $6,617,507
73 Sep 24, 2004 A Day Without a Mexican $108,156 56 $1,931 $3,877,712
74 Oct 5, 2012 Les Intouchables $106,046 84 $1,262 $12,639,139
75 Apr 9, 2004 Les Triplettes de Belleville $102,190 76 $1,345 $6,550,634
76 Apr 23, 1999 Rushmore $100,819 167 $604 $16,685,430
77 Sep 28, 2007 Once $98,868 81 $1,221 $9,087,735
78 Apr 2, 1999 Waking Ned Devine $97,049 97 $1,001 $23,767,364
79 Feb 17, 2006 The Squid and the Whale $94,099 66 $1,426 $7,051,157
80 Feb 16, 2001 Requiem for a Dream $94,018 75 $1,254 $3,441,461
81 Apr 25, 2003 About Schmidt $92,168 161 $572 $64,706,199
82 Feb 20, 1998 Boogie Nights $90,795 156 $582 $25,253,351
83 Apr 26, 1996 Sense and Sensibility $90,582 132 $686 $41,351,950
84 Apr 21, 2006 The World's Fastest Indian $86,994 106 $821 $4,754,388
85 Jun 6, 1997 Kolya $86,637 75 $1,155 $5,352,296
86 Apr 4, 2014 Philomena $86,582 197 $440 $37,470,370
87 Aug 25, 2017 Maudie $86,526 98 $883 $5,791,582
88 Apr 11, 2003 Rabbit-Proof Fence $86,272 77 $1,120 $6,031,193
89 Mar 26, 2004 My Architect $86,252 37 $2,331 $1,915,526
90 Apr 10, 2015 The Imitation Game $83,225 128 $650 $90,944,201
91 Nov 29, 1996 Trainspotting $83,202 87 $956 $16,425,298
92 Mar 10, 2000 Being John Malkovich $82,514 70 $1,179 $22,268,399
93 Oct 20, 2000 Groove $81,582 55 $1,483 $1,003,853
94 Aug 10, 2001 Himalaya - l'enfance d'un chef $80,101 29 $2,762 $1,473,551
95 Dec 8, 2006 Little Miss Sunshine $80,071 120 $667 $59,214,502
96 Oct 27, 1995 Il Postino $77,826 67 $1,162 $8,482,250
97 Feb 13, 2004 The Station Agent $77,752 46 $1,690 $5,481,832
98 Mar 16, 2007 Volver $77,150 81 $952 $12,673,030
99 Oct 20, 1995 Smoke $74,805 64 $1,169 $7,883,522
100 Jul 18, 2003 Nowhere in Africa $74,372 58 $1,282 $5,707,936

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.