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Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies



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This chart contains figures for the biggest 25th Weekends at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies.

Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release
Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
1 Oct 4, 2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $8,223,801 1,971 $4,172 $147,717,828
2 Apr 9, 1999 La vita è bella $1,910,801 1,136 $1,682 $47,739,741
3 Mar 6, 1998 L.A. Confidential $1,421,752 826 $1,721 $53,492,067
4 Mar 21, 1997 Crash $738,339 339 $2,178 $2,038,260
5 Mar 24, 2000 Boys Don't Cry $695,333 280 $2,483 $7,802,635
6 Jan 30, 1998 The Full Monty $446,893 307 $1,456 $38,340,532
7 Feb 27, 2004 Lost in Translation $432,129 291 $1,485 $43,871,278
8 Mar 17, 2006 Capote $418,778 368 $1,138 $27,865,197
9 Mar 14, 1997 Secrets & Lies $418,600 212 $1,975 $9,999,121
10 May 25, 2001 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon $382,111 312 $1,225 $126,653,824
11 Jun 14, 1996 Mr. Holland’s Opus $373,142 414 $901 $80,966,591
12 May 2, 1997 The English Patient $366,304 386 $949 $75,883,085
13 Mar 16, 2007 The Last King of Scotland $359,725 330 $1,090 $16,862,173
14 Apr 12, 1996 Leaving Las Vegas $330,635 377 $877 $30,467,883
15 May 31, 1996 Sense and Sensibility $330,210 418 $790 $42,012,569
16 Mar 28, 2003 Bowling for Columbine $271,108 121 $2,241 $19,941,096
17 Nov 26, 2004 Napoleon Dynamite $241,977 193 $1,254 $43,447,097
18 Jun 8, 2001 O Brother, Where Art Thou? $240,123 336 $715 $44,639,862
19 May 26, 2000 The Cider House Rules $233,338 264 $884 $57,159,449
20 Aug 29, 2003 Bend it Like Beckham $215,403 152 $1,417 $31,652,483
21 Apr 19, 2002 Le Fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain $208,176 119 $1,749 $32,325,660
22 May 11, 2012 The Artist $188,841 751 $251 $44,439,470
23 Mar 21, 2008 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $183,860 45 $4,086 $9,485,530
24 Apr 8, 2005 Sideways $141,847 172 $825 $71,229,224
25 Sep 8, 2006 Boynton Beach Club $126,431 63 $2,007 $2,336,968
26 Mar 27, 1998 Boogie Nights $122,285 224 $546 $26,198,795
27 Mar 30, 2001 Billy Elliot $119,695 114 $1,050 $21,652,475
28 May 9, 2003 The Quiet American $115,176 127 $907 $12,653,791
29 Apr 23, 1999 Elizabeth $113,948 149 $765 $29,837,333
30 Apr 12, 1996 Mighty Aphrodite $110,016 94 $1,170 $6,202,754
31 Aug 31, 2001 Memento $107,283 88 $1,219 $25,245,302
32 Apr 11, 2008 Bella $106,905 30 $3,564 $7,884,317
33 Oct 3, 2003 Winged Migration $85,724 81 $1,058 $10,336,320
34 May 7, 1999 Waking Ned Devine $78,285 124 $631 $24,505,152
35 Apr 11, 2003 Frida $77,769 87 $894 $25,681,203
36 Feb 1, 2008 Sukkar banat $71,916 11 $6,538 $71,916
37 Nov 4, 2011 Midnight in Paris $69,104 54 $1,280 $55,478,969
38 May 9, 1997 Shine $68,825 128 $538 $35,674,181
39 Apr 21, 2000 Todo sobre mi madre $68,700 61 $1,126 $7,650,682
40 Apr 23, 1999 Gods and Monsters $68,398 80 $855 $6,131,292
41 Apr 4, 2014 12 Years a Slave $65,934 128 $515 $56,501,001
42 May 7, 1999 Central do Brasil $61,235 61 $1,004 $5,969,553
43 Sep 18, 1998 The Spanish Prisoner $60,729 59 $1,029 $9,400,681
44 Sep 19, 1997 Chasing Amy $60,406 160 $378 $11,933,047
45 Sep 5, 2014 50 to 1 $58,560 80 $732 $986,002
46 Mar 24, 2006 CSA: The Confederate States of America $55,505 31 $1,790 $388,578
47 Nov 19, 1999 Buena Vista Social Club $52,961 40 $1,324 $6,580,924
48 Mar 16, 2001 Best in Show $51,672 71 $728 $18,338,616
49 Aug 9, 2002 Monsoon Wedding $51,305 28 $1,832 $13,482,879
50 Apr 13, 2007 Romeo & Juliet: Sealed with a Kiss $49,257 13 $3,789 $239,252
51 Mar 27, 1998 The Sweet Hereafter $48,499 49 $990 $4,239,936
52 Apr 1, 2011 Poema de Salvación $46,749 30 $1,558 $699,413
53 Jul 27, 2007 Das Leben der Anderen $46,555 52 $895 $11,174,539
54 Jun 30, 2000 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg $45,758 15 $3,051 $727,366
55 Jun 14, 1996 Dead Man Walking $44,060 108 $408 $39,236,664
56 Jul 11, 2008 U2 3D $43,773 13 $3,367 $8,790,783
57 Nov 24, 2000 Catfish in Black Bean Sauce $42,760 11 $3,887 $798,588
58 Apr 30, 2004 My Architect $42,287 27 $1,566 $2,391,476
59 May 13, 2011 The King’s Speech $42,110 71 $593 $138,714,563
60 Mar 31, 2000 The Straight Story $41,069 45 $913 $6,108,434
61 Apr 7, 2000 Beyond the Mat $40,028 72 $556 $1,918,407
62 Nov 24, 1995 Smoke $39,175 27 $1,451 $8,200,515
63 Sep 14, 2001 Himalaya - l'enfance d'un chef $37,700 28 $1,346 $1,932,002
64 May 1, 2009 Slumdog Millionaire $37,194 72 $517 $141,243,551
65 Dec 1, 1995 Il Postino $36,845 22 $1,675 $8,910,643
66 Jul 21, 1995 The Secret of Roan Inish $35,979 37 $972 $5,866,922
67 May 18, 2001 Panic $34,515 10 $3,452 $581,204
68 Aug 25, 2000 God's Army $33,760 21 $1,608 $2,284,528
69 Jun 5, 1998 The Apostle $32,300 68 $475 $20,702,633
70 Jul 29, 2005 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill $31,474 33 $954 $2,720,531
71 Dec 26, 2014 Boyhood $31,408 18 $1,745 $24,214,829
72 Apr 22, 2016 Spotlight $31,253 91 $343 $44,867,903
73 Mar 26, 2010 An Education $30,865 49 $630 $12,512,069
74 Mar 27, 2015 Whiplash $30,246 42 $720 $13,092,006
75 Jun 1, 2001 Pollock $30,221 43 $703 $8,507,425
76 Jun 15, 2001 The Claim $29,798 25 $1,192 $552,909
77 Apr 14, 2000 Being John Malkovich $29,509 48 $615 $22,752,683
78 Jan 30, 2009 Fly Me To the Moon $29,383 11 $2,671 $12,790,022
79 Apr 27, 2001 You Can Count on Me $29,204 35 $834 $8,959,168
80 Mar 25, 2005 Vera Drake $28,603 47 $609 $3,753,806
81 May 10, 2002 In the Bedroom $28,041 62 $452 $35,918,429
82 May 13, 2005 Paperclips $27,668 30 $922 $1,043,991
83 Mar 23, 2007 Little Children $27,500 43 $640 $5,414,998
84 Jan 11, 2013 Searching for Sugar Man $26,121 22 $1,187 $3,095,075
85 May 28, 1999 Rushmore $25,968 36 $721 $17,034,959
86 Aug 19, 2011 Red State $25,800 1 $25,800 $1,030,167
87 May 30, 2003 Russkiy kovcheg $25,277 17 $1,487 $2,038,464
88 Nov 9, 2012 Les Intouchables $25,002 34 $735 $12,975,247
89 Aug 22, 1997 The Daytrippers $24,966 10 $2,497 $2,084,559
90 May 9, 2003 Hable con ella $24,692 28 $882 $9,238,900
91 Jul 18, 1997 Waiting for Guffman $23,981 18 $1,332 $2,892,582
92 May 7, 2010 Los abrazos rotos $23,785 32 $743 $4,961,151
93 Mar 23, 2001 Yi Yi $22,938 15 $1,529 $703,642
94 Mar 22, 2002 The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary… $22,525 27 $834 $2,280,394
95 Aug 22, 2003 Nowhere in Africa $22,482 25 $899 $6,040,487
96 May 14, 2004 Les Triplettes de Belleville $21,974 26 $845 $6,898,025
97 Apr 11, 2008 4 luni, 3 saptamani si 2 zile $21,767 39 $558 $1,134,925
98 Apr 3, 2015 Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of … $21,366 39 $548 $42,312,500
99 May 31, 2002 The Royal Tenenbaums $20,801 28 $743 $52,307,676
100 Jan 30, 2009 Vicky Cristina Barcelona $20,425 25 $817 $23,164,041

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.