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Box Office Performance for 20th Century Fox in 1997

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RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
1997 GrossTickets Sold
1 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope 7/21/1978 Adventure PG $138,133,173 30,094,373
2 Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Strikes Back 7/31/1981 Adventure PG $67,484,485 14,702,502
3 Anastasia 11/14/1997 Musical G $53,147,865 11,579,055
4 Speed 2: Cruise Control 6/13/1997 Action PG-13 $48,097,081 10,478,666
5 Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi 3/14/1997 Adventure PG $48,063,790 10,471,413
6 Volcano 4/25/1997 Action PG-13 $47,546,796 10,358,779
7 Alien: Resurrection 11/26/1997 Action R $46,139,186 10,052,110
8 Soul Food 9/26/1997 Comedy R $43,201,124 9,412,009
9 Picture Perfect 8/1/1997 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $31,301,775 6,819,558
10 Out to Sea 7/2/1997 Comedy PG-13 $28,985,323 6,314,885
11 The Edge 9/26/1997 Thriller/Suspense R $27,799,255 6,056,482
12 Home Alone III 12/12/1997 Comedy PG $24,271,517 5,287,912
13 One Fine Day 12/20/1996 Romantic Comedy PG $13,865,615 3,020,831
14 Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie 3/28/1997 Action PG $8,363,899 1,822,200
15 Inventing the Abbotts 4/4/1997 Drama R $5,926,128 1,291,095
16 A Life Less Ordinary 10/24/1997 Comedy R $4,287,595 934,116
17 Jingle All the Way 11/22/1996 Comedy PG $3,378,865 736,136
18 The Crucible 11/29/1996 Drama PG-13 $2,687,616 585,537
19 Romeo+Juliet 11/1/1996 Drama PG-13 $1,540,132 335,540
20 That Thing You Do! 10/4/1996 Drama PG $177,067 38,576
21 Cold Around the Heart 11/7/1997 R $552 120
Total Gross of All Movies$644,398,839
Total Tickets Sold140,391,895

Note: This chart ranks movies by the amount they earned during 1997. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 1997. For example, a movie released over Thanksgiving in 2010 will most likely earn money in 2010 and 2011. Click on the individual movie to see its total gross over all the years in which it played.

Each box office year ends on the first Sunday of the following year. The next year starts the following day (Monday). For example, the "2004 box office year" ended on Sunday, January 2, 2005.

Inflation-adjusted figures are based ticket sale estimates, and may not be precise due to rounding errors.