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Box Office Performance for Warner Bros. in 1997

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RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
1997 GrossTickets Sold
1 Batman & Robin 6/20/1997 Action PG-13 $107,325,195 23,382,395
2 Contact 7/11/1997 Drama PG $100,920,329 21,986,999
3 Conspiracy Theory 8/8/1997 Thriller/Suspense R $76,118,990 16,583,657
4 Devil's Advocate 10/17/1997 Drama R $59,092,127 12,874,101
5 L.A. Confidential 9/19/1997 Drama R $38,296,320 8,343,424
6 Vegas Vacation 2/14/1997 Comedy PG $36,470,465 7,945,635
7 Selena 3/21/1997 Drama PG $35,450,113 7,723,336
8 Addicted To Love 5/23/1997 Romantic Comedy R $34,673,095 7,554,051
9 Father's Day 5/9/1997 Comedy PG-13 $28,681,080 6,248,601
10 Murder at 1600 4/18/1997 Thriller/Suspense R $25,842,024 5,630,070
11 Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil 11/21/1997 Drama R $23,616,463 5,145,198
12 Fire Down Below 9/5/1997 Action R $16,148,906 3,518,280
13 The Postman 12/25/1997 Action R $14,384,941 3,133,974
14 The Man Who Knew Too Little 11/14/1997 Comedy PG $13,678,426 2,980,049
15 Rosewood 2/21/1997 Drama R $13,104,494 2,855,009
16 Mad City 11/7/1997 Drama PG-13 $10,523,865 2,292,781
17 Wild America 7/2/1997 Adventure PG $7,365,417 1,604,666
18 One Eight Seven 7/30/1997 Drama R $5,747,802 1,252,244
19 Space Jam 11/15/1996 Comedy PG $5,021,238 1,093,951
20 My Fellow Americans 12/20/1996 Comedy PG-13 $4,289,747 934,585
21 Mars Attacks! 12/13/1996 Comedy PG-13 $3,974,446 865,892
22 Cats Don't Dance 3/26/1997 Musical G $3,588,602 781,830
23 Free Willy 3: The Rescue 8/8/1997 Drama PG $3,519,178 766,705
24 Steel 8/15/1997 Action PG-13 $1,686,429 367,413
25 Anna Karenina 4/4/1997 Drama PG-13 $858,553 187,048
26 Sleepers 10/18/1996 Drama R $406,804 88,628
27 Michael Collins 10/11/1996 Drama R $104,717 22,814
28 Breaking Up 10/17/1997 R $5,000 1,089
Total Gross of All Movies$670,894,766
Total Tickets Sold146,164,425

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.