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Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies



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This chart contains figures for the biggest 21st Weekends at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies.

Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release
Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
1 Sep 6, 2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $10,372,316 1,695 $6,119 $95,824,732
2 Jan 30, 2004 Lost in Translation $2,156,557 632 $3,412 $37,437,901
3 Mar 7, 2014 12 Years a Slave $2,110,812 1,065 $1,982 $53,042,847
4 Apr 4, 1997 The English Patient $2,029,724 1,300 $1,561 $71,058,188
5 Mar 12, 1999 La vita è bella $1,865,738 646 $2,888 $32,801,942
6 Aug 1, 2003 Bend it Like Beckham $1,813,118 1,002 $1,809 $28,294,045
7 Mar 23, 2012 October Baby $1,697,130 390 $4,352 $1,697,130
8 Mar 11, 2005 Sideways $1,326,550 804 $1,650 $68,124,638
9 Feb 17, 2006 Capote $1,147,009 559 $2,052 $21,807,453
10 Mar 10, 2017 Moonlight $901,624 987 $913 $26,895,351
11 Feb 16, 2007 The Last King of Scotland $884,895 384 $2,304 $12,756,249
12 Apr 27, 2001 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon $775,304 683 $1,135 $123,907,354
13 Mar 6, 2015 Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of … $718,199 777 $924 $41,535,026
14 Feb 27, 2015 Whiplash $677,249 538 $1,259 $12,264,551
15 Feb 24, 2006 Good Night, and Good Luck $652,020 272 $2,397 $30,323,531
16 Feb 14, 1997 Secrets & Lies $550,999 162 $3,401 $8,147,277
17 Mar 15, 1996 Leaving Las Vegas $510,879 507 $1,008 $27,220,137
18 Mar 22, 2002 Le Fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain $509,106 245 $2,078 $30,353,807
19 Apr 3, 2009 Slumdog Millionaire $499,257 840 $594 $140,244,722
20 Mar 26, 1999 Elizabeth $464,009 274 $1,693 $28,571,549
21 Mar 4, 2016 Room $461,605 565 $817 $14,161,502
22 Feb 6, 1998 L.A. Confidential $422,308 242 $1,745 $42,050,824
23 Oct 29, 2004 Napoleon Dynamite $410,800 387 $1,061 $41,877,647
24 May 17, 1996 Mr. Holland’s Opus $401,509 505 $795 $78,960,350
25 Mar 26, 1999 Gods and Monsters $342,793 144 $2,381 $5,144,371
26 Feb 25, 2000 Boys Don't Cry $334,251 122 $2,740 $4,839,061
27 Feb 26, 2010 An Education $320,428 209 $1,533 $11,517,495
28 May 11, 2001 O Brother, Where Art Thou? $312,291 352 $887 $43,024,625
29 Apr 11, 2003 The Quiet American $297,586 238 $1,250 $11,636,558
30 Mar 4, 2005 Being Julia $286,584 221 $1,297 $7,307,976
31 May 17, 1996 Dead Man Walking $280,987 435 $646 $38,459,413
32 Jan 2, 1998 The Full Monty $263,650 111 $2,375 $35,338,724
33 Apr 15, 2011 The King’s Speech $254,196 315 $807 $137,993,207
34 Sep 5, 2003 Winged Migration $251,577 191 $1,317 $9,505,323
35 Aug 3, 2001 Memento $243,558 161 $1,513 $24,244,204
36 Mar 14, 2003 Frida $233,326 218 $1,070 $24,828,865
37 Mar 2, 2001 Billy Elliot $213,295 135 $1,580 $20,625,790
38 Apr 11, 1997 Shine $206,230 369 $559 $35,045,809
39 Feb 20, 2009 Rachel Getting Married $204,246 264 $774 $12,354,351
40 Feb 25, 2005 Vera Drake $201,613 91 $2,216 $3,380,704
41 Jan 16, 2004 The Legend of Johnny Lingo $196,196 19 $10,326 $1,673,997
42 Feb 22, 2008 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $188,315 45 $4,185 $8,279,947
43 Feb 27, 1998 The Sweet Hereafter $171,267 95 $1,803 $3,789,183
44 Mar 30, 2001 You Can Count on Me $166,421 120 $1,387 $8,659,551
45 Feb 13, 2004 The Gospel of John $162,777 84 $1,938 $3,717,324
46 Apr 28, 2000 The Cider House Rules $159,164 263 $605 $56,580,273
47 Mar 25, 2016 Spotlight $158,087 206 $767 $44,338,925
48 Mar 24, 2000 Todo sobre mi madre $149,624 142 $1,054 $6,820,841
49 Mar 21, 2014 Dallas Buyers Club $148,465 178 $834 $27,065,809
50 Feb 28, 2003 Bowling for Columbine $146,135 106 $1,379 $18,855,327
51 May 17, 2002 Monster's Ball $144,605 206 $702 $30,998,671
52 Mar 27, 1998 The Wings of the Dove $141,490 169 $837 $13,525,460
53 Aug 11, 2006 Boynton Beach Club $138,719 35 $3,963 $1,077,068
54 Apr 11, 2003 Hable con ella $135,757 130 $1,044 $8,868,674
55 Oct 22, 1999 Buena Vista Social Club $132,767 74 $1,794 $6,062,563
56 Oct 7, 2011 Midnight in Paris $130,882 119 $1,100 $54,905,643
57 Sep 1, 2000 East is East $125,633 111 $1,132 $4,130,016
58 Jul 12, 2002 Monsoon Wedding $114,308 58 $1,971 $13,001,833
59 Sep 1, 2017 Maudie $114,110 109 $1,047 $5,958,431
60 Apr 9, 1999 Central do Brasil $113,691 73 $1,557 $4,926,629
61 Feb 16, 1996 Persuasion $110,465 46 $2,401 $4,874,035
62 Mar 28, 2003 Far From Heaven $109,667 82 $1,337 $15,776,481
63 May 4, 2001 Pollock $108,329 120 $903 $8,111,420
64 May 3, 2002 The Other Side of Heaven $107,245 103 $1,041 $4,251,868
65 Apr 13, 2012 The Artist $100,098 121 $827 $44,048,633
66 May 16, 2003 The Pianist $97,837 141 $694 $32,296,785
67 Apr 9, 1999 Waking Ned Devine $95,233 112 $850 $23,904,993
68 May 8, 1998 The Apostle $93,991 136 $691 $20,454,285
69 Apr 12, 2002 In the Bedroom $91,546 136 $673 $35,647,544
70 Jun 13, 1997 Kolya $85,070 75 $1,134 $5,473,119
71 Apr 1, 2005 Finding Neverland $82,732 152 $544 $51,547,060
72 Apr 2, 2004 My Architect $82,563 30 $2,752 $2,036,316
73 Apr 14, 2017 Lion $82,212 147 $559 $51,521,438
74 May 3, 1996 Sense and Sensibility $78,104 89 $878 $41,466,658
75 Feb 27, 1998 Boogie Nights $77,628 88 $882 $25,382,702
76 Nov 28, 1997 Shall We Dance? $77,571 43 $1,804 $9,324,836
77 May 2, 2003 About Schmidt $76,740 134 $573 $64,816,513
78 Apr 30, 1999 Rushmore $74,355 135 $551 $16,802,978
79 Apr 25, 2008 Juno $73,997 158 $468 $143,380,890
80 Feb 24, 2006 The Squid and the Whale $73,850 56 $1,319 $7,175,598
81 Apr 28, 2006 The World's Fastest Indian $72,264 101 $715 $4,864,446
82 Mar 28, 2008 No Country for Old Men $71,444 122 $586 $74,223,625
83 Jun 13, 2008 U2 3D $70,293 12 $5,858 $8,419,800
84 Oct 5, 2007 Once $69,906 65 $1,075 $9,199,193
85 Jun 23, 1995 The Secret of Roan Inish $69,771 52 $1,342 $5,537,081
86 Oct 1, 2004 A Day Without a Mexican $69,234 35 $1,978 $3,982,067
87 May 17, 2002 Gosford Park $67,905 132 $514 $41,192,760
88 Mar 17, 2000 Being John Malkovich $65,225 73 $893 $22,373,277
89 Nov 3, 1995 Il Postino $65,161 48 $1,358 $8,570,134
90 Feb 18, 2005 Therese $65,000 28 $2,321 $2,073,000
91 Feb 23, 2007 Little Children $64,275 61 $1,054 $5,071,224
92 Aug 17, 2001 Himalaya - l'enfance d'un chef $62,158 28 $2,220 $1,584,839
93 Oct 29, 1999 Le Violon rouge $62,037 66 $940 $9,332,095
94 Mar 25, 2016 Brooklyn $61,397 86 $714 $38,066,303
95 Feb 28, 1997 Michael Collins $61,302 180 $341 $11,030,963
96 Feb 23, 2001 Requiem for a Dream $60,388 62 $974 $3,528,249
97 Mar 23, 2007 Volver $60,358 69 $875 $12,769,690
98 Apr 30, 1999 A Simple Plan $59,406 226 $263 $16,245,186
99 Apr 16, 2004 Les Triplettes de Belleville $59,164 52 $1,138 $6,648,572
100 Dec 15, 2006 Little Miss Sunshine $58,074 95 $611 $59,315,777

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.

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