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Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies


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This chart contains figures for the biggest 23rd Weekends at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies.

Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release
Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
1 Sep 20, 2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $9,748,969 1,853 $5,261 $124,052,987
2 Mar 26, 1999 Life is Beautiful $3,244,284 1,121 $2,894 $40,685,400
3 Feb 20, 1998 L.A. Confidential $2,376,331 814 $2,919 $48,549,103
4 Mar 3, 2006 Capote $1,585,366 744 $2,131 $25,471,928
5 Feb 13, 2004 Lost in Translation $1,492,810 600 $2,488 $41,815,971
6 Jan 16, 1998 The Full Monty $1,034,175 469 $2,205 $36,845,342
7 Mar 2, 2007 The Last King of Scotland $961,122 517 $1,859 $15,295,804
8 Apr 18, 1997 The English Patient $813,647 677 $1,202 $74,330,685
9 Mar 29, 1996 Leaving Las Vegas $713,487 527 $1,354 $29,108,268
10 Mar 25, 2005 Sideways $578,495 413 $1,401 $70,437,851
11 Feb 28, 1997 Secrets & Lies $539,483 296 $1,823 $9,666,656
12 May 11, 2001 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon $481,194 539 $893 $125,460,041
13 Mar 10, 2000 Boys Don't Cry $462,078 186 $2,484 $6,070,561
14 Mar 21, 2014 12 Years a Slave $439,762 522 $842 $56,030,347
15 Mar 24, 2000 Beyond the Mat $351,027 298 $1,178 $1,602,170
16 Apr 5, 2002 Le Fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain $334,891 144 $2,326 $31,648,056
17 May 31, 1996 Mr. Holland's Opus $330,694 349 $948 $80,062,354
18 Aug 15, 2003 Bend it Like Beckham $316,601 277 $1,143 $30,942,939
19 Nov 12, 2004 Napoleon Dynamite $235,139 196 $1,200 $42,821,449
20 May 25, 2001 O Brother, Where Art Thou? $234,866 242 $971 $43,753,526
21 Aug 25, 2006 Boynton Beach Club $230,181 63 $3,654 $1,742,214
22 Apr 9, 1999 Elizabeth $204,814 200 $1,024 $29,407,605
23 Apr 25, 2003 The Quiet American $183,641 225 $816 $12,289,268
24 Mar 13, 1998 Boogie Nights $177,338 272 $652 $25,701,121
25 Mar 16, 2001 Billy Elliot $175,950 153 $1,150 $21,168,395
26 Mar 13, 2015 Whiplash $175,000 120 $1,458 $12,988,000
27 Mar 10, 2006 Good Night, and Good Luck $172,346 132 $1,306 $31,501,218
28 Apr 9, 1999 Gods and Monsters $163,029 117 $1,393 $5,837,074
29 Mar 28, 2003 Frida $158,551 114 $1,391 $25,382,634
30 Aug 17, 2001 Memento $153,202 152 $1,008 $24,854,680
31 Mar 7, 2008 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $151,788 45 $3,373 $8,752,082
32 Mar 14, 2003 Bowling for Columbine $150,753 101 $1,493 $19,324,562
33 Mar 12, 2010 An Education $149,270 135 $1,106 $12,316,617
34 Apr 7, 2000 Todo sobre mi madre $148,156 98 $1,512 $7,373,088
35 Apr 17, 2009 Slumdog Millionaire $142,771 212 $673 $141,017,353
36 Apr 23, 1999 Waking Ned Devine $130,044 143 $909 $24,265,889
37 Apr 29, 2011 The King’s Speech $117,338 185 $634 $138,537,211
38 Sep 19, 2003 Winged Migration $117,218 118 $993 $10,036,406
39 Mar 2, 2001 Best in Show $112,449 149 $755 $18,137,265
40 Apr 25, 1997 Shine $109,858 282 $390 $35,446,509
41 Oct 21, 2011 Midnight in Paris $109,215 96 $1,138 $55,275,621
42 Mar 29, 1996 Mighty Aphrodite $108,510 40 $2,713 $5,872,051
43 Nov 5, 1999 Buena Vista Social Club $90,158 63 $1,431 $6,367,673
44 Apr 23, 1999 Central do Brasil $86,747 66 $1,314 $5,755,212
45 Mar 20, 2015 Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of … $86,568 108 $802 $42,190,774
46 Jan 16, 2009 Vicky Cristina Barcelona $84,745 88 $963 $22,998,560
47 Aug 31, 2001 Himalaya - l'enfance d'un chef $83,779 32 $2,618 $1,813,360
48 Apr 8, 2016 Spotlight $79,473 112 $710 $44,726,885
49 Jul 26, 2002 Monsoon Wedding $79,137 33 $2,398 $13,298,693
50 Mar 13, 1998 The Sweet Hereafter $74,164 76 $976 $4,061,086
51 Mar 24, 2017 Moonlight $72,602 62 $1,171 $27,685,071
52 Mar 31, 2000 Being John Malkovich $70,052 82 $854 $22,620,571
53 Mar 18, 2005 Being Julia $70,034 72 $973 $7,652,647
54 May 12, 2000 The Cider House Rules $67,103 135 $497 $56,818,153
55 Sep 4, 1998 The Spanish Prisoner $65,871 48 $1,372 $9,227,655
56 Mar 6, 2009 Rachel Getting Married $64,263 76 $846 $12,685,530
57 Mar 17, 2000 The Straight Story $63,566 54 $1,177 $5,952,858
58 Jun 27, 2008 U2 3D $63,247 12 $5,271 $8,631,306
59 May 18, 2001 Pollock $61,017 88 $693 $8,336,700
60 May 22, 1998 The Apostle $58,996 63 $936 $20,601,063
61 Jul 15, 2005 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill $58,583 49 $1,196 $2,612,544
62 Nov 17, 1995 Il Postino $56,848 38 $1,496 $8,741,078
63 Mar 9, 2007 Little Children $56,246 59 $953 $5,307,219
64 Apr 26, 2002 In the Bedroom $54,455 149 $365 $35,810,154
65 Mar 10, 2006 CSA: The Confederate States of America $54,075 17 $3,181 $229,871
66 Mar 18, 2016 Room $53,726 92 $584 $14,609,005
67 Mar 11, 2005 Vera Drake $52,885 63 $839 $3,627,889
68 Apr 25, 2003 Hable con ella $51,991 58 $896 $9,137,479
69 Feb 22, 2008 Into the Wild $51,358 75 $685 $18,247,795
70 May 31, 2002 Monster's Ball $48,254 75 $643 $31,252,964
71 Mar 11, 2011 Inside Job $47,880 41 $1,168 $4,193,818
72 Jul 7, 1995 The Secret of Roan Inish $47,844 43 $1,113 $5,724,713
73 Apr 13, 2001 You Can Count on Me $47,587 55 $865 $8,868,353
74 Nov 10, 1995 Smoke $46,744 55 $850 $8,093,492
75 Apr 30, 2004 Les Triplettes de Belleville $46,096 52 $886 $6,798,854
76 Nov 10, 2000 Catfish in Black Bean Sauce $45,526 15 $3,035 $672,828
77 Nov 12, 1999 Le Violon rouge $45,402 49 $927 $10,019,109
78 Dec 29, 2006 Little Miss Sunshine $43,459 56 $776 $59,489,083
79 May 9, 2003 Adaptation $42,358 88 $481 $22,350,662
80 Aug 9, 1996 Fargo $42,350 45 $941 $23,944,035
81 May 30, 2003 The Pianist $41,565 69 $602 $32,519,322
82 May 17, 1996 Sense and Sensibility $41,250 66 $625 $41,606,048
83 Jun 16, 2000 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg $41,234 12 $3,436 $552,626
84 May 14, 1999 Rushmore $40,544 53 $765 $16,950,968
85 Aug 8, 2003 Nowhere in Africa $39,973 40 $999 $5,955,712
86 Jun 1, 2007 Miss Potter $39,614 26 $1,524 $2,893,474
87 Jan 16, 2009 Fly Me To the Moon $39,404 13 $3,031 $12,680,670
88 Jun 27, 1997 Kolya $38,749 28 $1,384 $5,641,883
89 May 12, 2006 The World's Fastest Indian $37,772 31 $1,218 $5,022,468
90 Oct 26, 2012 Les Intouchables $36,992 48 $771 $12,885,031
91 May 17, 2002 The Royal Tenenbaums $36,349 51 $713 $52,200,456
92 Feb 27, 2004 The Gospel of John $36,170 40 $904 $3,939,256
93 May 16, 2003 About Schmidt $35,870 82 $437 $64,962,450
94 Sep 6, 1996 Wallace & Gromit $35,563 12 $2,964 $702,634
95 Mar 15, 2002 Mulholland Drive $35,095 30 $1,170 $7,077,663
96 Aug 15, 1997 Love Jones $34,803 68 $512 $12,514,138
97 May 17, 2002 The Other Side of Heaven $34,415 57 $604 $4,454,789
98 May 16, 2003 Russkiy kovcheg $34,381 20 $1,719 $1,934,582
99 Mar 10, 2006 The Squid and the Whale $34,014 32 $1,063 $7,332,333
100 Mar 9, 2001 Yi Yi $33,439 10 $3,344 $635,845

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.