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Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies



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This chart contains figures for the biggest 28th Weekends at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies.

Biggest 27th Weekend Limited Release Biggest 29th Weekend Limited Release
Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
1 Oct 25, 2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $6,209,500 1,967 $3,157 $177,698,447
2 Mar 28, 2003 Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi $1,765,491 711 $2,483 $7,386,075
3 Mar 27, 1998 L.A. Confidential $1,477,015 680 $2,172 $59,657,107
4 Feb 20, 1998 The Full Monty $977,637 585 $1,671 $41,012,993
5 Apr 30, 1999 La vita è bella $831,732 914 $910 $53,072,604
6 Nov 5, 2010 Luftslottet som sprängdes $746,572 192 $3,888 $2,247,619
7 Apr 14, 2000 Boys Don't Cry $344,404 252 $1,367 $10,968,569
8 Jan 16, 2015 Boyhood $242,760 136 $1,785 $24,600,207
9 Apr 4, 1997 Secrets & Lies $222,676 155 $1,437 $12,678,732
10 May 23, 1997 The English Patient $219,891 190 $1,157 $76,926,422
11 Apr 11, 2008 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $193,849 47 $4,124 $11,125,054
12 May 3, 1996 Leaving Las Vegas $190,746 248 $769 $31,354,044
13 Jul 5, 1996 Mr. Holland’s Opus $180,058 180 $1,000 $82,242,514
14 Apr 18, 2003 Bowling for Columbine $172,590 121 $1,426 $20,814,575
15 Dec 17, 2004 Napoleon Dynamite $124,804 177 $705 $44,140,989
16 Jun 15, 2001 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon $113,284 171 $662 $127,652,038
17 Jun 21, 1996 Sense and Sensibility $105,270 110 $957 $42,873,725
18 Sep 19, 2003 Bend it Like Beckham $89,497 117 $765 $32,337,580
19 May 10, 2002 Le Fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain $80,518 78 $1,032 $32,806,020
20 Apr 11, 1997 Crash $76,774 44 $1,745 $3,083,348
21 Sep 29, 2006 Boynton Beach Club $74,529 50 $1,491 $2,738,849
22 Apr 6, 2007 The Last King of Scotland $70,835 69 $1,027 $17,449,410
23 Jun 29, 2001 O Brother, Where Art Thou? $66,137 114 $580 $45,283,280
24 Aug 1, 2008 U2 3D $63,784 6 $10,631 $9,126,250
25 Jul 21, 2000 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg $59,693 25 $2,388 $970,374
26 Nov 25, 2011 Midnight in Paris $58,955 41 $1,438 $55,684,541
27 Aug 30, 2002 Monsoon Wedding $50,012 13 $3,847 $13,708,817
28 Feb 27, 1998 Pippi Longstocking $49,815 42 $1,186 $605,476
29 Feb 20, 2009 Fly Me To the Moon $47,280 10 $4,728 $12,960,281
30 Apr 6, 2001 Best in Show $46,897 42 $1,117 $18,519,324
31 Jun 2, 2006 Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont $45,054 16 $2,816 $669,821
32 Mar 19, 2004 Lost in Translation $42,950 51 $842 $44,566,004
33 Dec 15, 2000 Catfish in Black Bean Sauce $41,055 14 $2,933 $1,010,831
34 May 14, 1999 Gods and Monsters $40,903 54 $757 $6,347,503
35 Feb 22, 2008 Sukkar banat $39,404 21 $1,876 $357,363
36 Apr 20, 2001 Billy Elliot $38,395 60 $640 $21,920,990
37 Dec 10, 1999 Buena Vista Social Club $37,631 30 $1,254 $6,800,290
38 Sep 28, 2007 Sharkwater $37,140 60 $619 $793,384
39 May 21, 2004 My Architect $36,259 31 $1,170 $2,562,472
40 Oct 5, 2001 Himalaya - l'enfance d'un chef $36,084 33 $1,093 $2,120,839
41 Apr 7, 2006 Capote $35,074 38 $923 $28,397,013
42 Jun 16, 2000 The Cider House Rules $34,925 138 $253 $57,536,361
43 Oct 24, 2003 Winged Migration $34,864 42 $830 $10,553,966
44 Feb 2, 2007 Little Miss Sunshine $33,421 41 $815 $59,675,437
45 May 28, 1999 Central do Brasil $33,369 16 $2,086 $5,514,029
46 May 15, 1998 The Hanging Garden $32,632 4 $8,158 $32,632
47 May 28, 1999 Waking Ned Devine $32,353 59 $548 $24,737,610
48 May 4, 2007 Romeo & Juliet: Sealed with a Kiss $31,198 19 $1,642 $383,331
49 May 2, 2003 Time Changer $30,406 24 $1,267 $1,107,217
50 May 18, 2001 You Can Count on Me $30,310 51 $594 $9,119,432
51 Jun 1, 2012 The Artist $30,063 87 $346 $44,615,355
52 Feb 6, 2009 Frozen River $29,439 25 $1,178 $2,339,397
53 Aug 27, 2004 The Best Two Years $28,815 21 $1,372 $992,170
54 Aug 11, 1995 The Secret of Roan Inish $28,387 25 $1,135 $6,029,373
55 May 12, 2000 Todo sobre mi madre $28,120 36 $781 $7,918,398
56 Sep 15, 2000 God's Army $27,665 31 $892 $2,467,262
57 Jun 8, 2001 Panic $26,403 11 $2,400 $713,876
58 Jun 20, 2003 Russkiy kovcheg $25,943 18 $1,441 $2,145,670
59 Apr 14, 2006 CSA: The Confederate States of America $25,531 21 $1,216 $537,108
60 Sep 4, 2009 Play the Game $24,231 30 $808 $513,065
61 Apr 13, 2001 Yi Yi $22,953 12 $1,913 $794,814
62 May 30, 2003 The Quiet American $22,917 27 $849 $12,843,884
63 Apr 24, 2015 A Matter of Faith $21,972 17 $1,292 $486,538
64 Dec 27, 1996 Lone Star $21,340 12 $1,778 $12,194,247
65 Oct 21, 2005 A Wake in Providence $21,150 5 $4,230 $264,549
66 Feb 1, 2013 Searching for Sugar Man $19,917 18 $1,107 $3,212,491
67 Apr 22, 2011 Poema de Salvación $19,439 13 $1,495 $836,968
68 Sep 12, 2003 Nowhere in Africa $19,410 15 $1,294 $6,126,600
69 Dec 15, 1995 Smoke $19,132 15 $1,275 $8,314,058
70 Apr 29, 2005 Sideways $18,381 36 $511 $71,483,535
71 Jan 16, 1998 Shall We Dance? $18,103 15 $1,207 $9,676,677
72 Apr 26, 2002 Waking Life $17,960 35 $513 $2,892,011
73 Aug 19, 2005 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill $17,801 24 $742 $2,838,749
74 Nov 3, 2006 Unidentified $17,341 17 $1,020 $211,807
75 May 2, 2008 Bella $17,192 21 $819 $8,030,387
76 Apr 25, 2014 12 Years a Slave $17,141 32 $536 $56,651,943
77 Apr 2, 2004 The Gospel of John $16,977 35 $485 $4,052,681
78 Jul 5, 1996 Dead Man Walking $16,122 23 $701 $39,379,757
79 Feb 4, 2011 Get Low $16,071 60 $268 $9,156,053
80 Sep 26, 2008 FLOW: For Love of Water $15,080 11 $1,371 $80,954
81 Apr 28, 2000 Beyond the Mat $15,025 19 $791 $1,984,174
82 Oct 20, 2000 The Girl Next Door $14,816 2 $7,408 $422,200
83 Apr 4, 2003 Shanghai Ghetto $14,093 4 $3,523 $572,179
84 Apr 21, 2000 The Straight Story $13,877 30 $463 $6,197,866
85 Aug 9, 2002 The Singles Ward $12,621 8 $1,578 $921,019
86 Mar 25, 2011 Queen of the Sun $12,079 6 $2,013 $74,711
87 May 2, 2003 Frida $11,800 19 $621 $25,851,857
88 Sep 21, 2001 Memento $11,439 57 $201 $25,451,047
89 Oct 15, 2010 2012: Time for Change $11,382 2 $5,691 $54,071
90 Feb 10, 2006 Darwin's Nightmare $10,254 5 $2,051 $133,501
91 Jun 9, 2000 A Map of the World $10,109 4 $2,527 $521,087
92 Jun 3, 2005 Paperclips $9,678 17 $569 $1,121,744
93 Jun 21, 2002 The Other Side of Heaven $9,532 13 $733 $4,585,106
94 Feb 3, 2012 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress $9,399 4 $2,350 $222,566
95 Feb 9, 2001 I'm the One That I Want $9,126 6 $1,521 $753,918
96 Jul 25, 2003 Cidade de Deus $8,689 3 $2,896 $4,497,100
97 Nov 30, 2012 Les Intouchables $8,577 19 $451 $13,043,105
98 Aug 17, 2007 Das Leben der Anderen $8,572 10 $857 $11,257,599
99 Jun 4, 2004 Les Triplettes de Belleville $8,333 11 $758 $6,968,579
100 Oct 21, 2005 Down and Derby $8,298 6 $1,383 $220,899

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.