Biggest 51st Weekends at the Domestic Box Office

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The chart below contains figures for the biggest 51st Weekends at the Domestic Box Office.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

Rank       Date       MovieGrossTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1 May 27, 1983 ET: The Extra-Terrestrial $2,061,108 786 $2,622 $357,821,108 353
2 Jul 2, 1999 Mysteries of Egypt $432,952 22 $19,680 $12,447,567 354
3 Feb 19, 1999 Everest $344,598 55 $6,265 $59,799,209 353
4 Jun 28, 1985 The Gods Must Be Crazy $279,385 113 $2,472 $15,274,772 357
5 Apr 5, 1996 Wings of Courage $229,287 10 $22,929 $6,791,429 353
6 Oct 8, 1999 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous $207,387 33 $6,284 $24,310,806 353
7 Feb 16, 2007 Deep Sea 3-D $200,768 37 $5,426 $23,461,900 353
8 May 31, 1996 The Postman $188,166 216 $871 $19,140,880 355
9 Apr 4, 2003 Space Station $163,754 38 $4,309 $35,292,121 353
10 Jun 26, 1998 Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun $133,979 20 $6,699 $7,038,941 353
11 Mar 4, 2011 Hubble 3D $133,258 49 $2,720 $22,283,221 353
12 Mar 23, 2012 Born to be Wild 3D $106,687 40 $2,667 $17,460,701 353
13 Mar 24, 2006 Wild Safari 3D $88,824 18 $4,935 $8,482,106 353
14 Jan 25, 2002 Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure $88,107 15 $5,874 $7,045,988 353
15 Apr 20, 2001 Cirque du Soleil - Journey of Man $82,637 18 $4,591 $10,507,066 353
16 Jan 29, 2010 Under the Sea 3-D $78,948 19 $4,155 $19,849,932 353
17 Apr 20, 2001 Michael Jordan to the MAX $71,265 16 $4,454 $16,059,771 353
18 Feb 27, 2004 Bugs! $70,650 16 $4,416 $5,098,524 353
19 Oct 13, 2000 Galapagos $61,273 10 $6,127 $7,818,435 353
20 Sep 19, 2008 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $56,991 45 $1,266 $18,968,324 353
21 Jan 12, 2007 Roving Mars $55,044 17 $3,238 $5,652,527 353
22 Oct 4, 1996 Across The Sea of Time $54,365 4 $13,591 $6,589,775 353
23 Jan 21, 2005 What the #$'! Do We Know $53,502 64 $836 $10,478,420 353
24 Apr 5, 2013 To the Arctic 3D $50,633 52 $974 $12,026,925 353
25 Apr 23, 1999 Africa's Elephant Kingdom $48,788 10 $4,879 $6,539,536 353
26 Apr 14, 2000 Island of the Sharks $46,521 5 $9,304 $6,945,435 353
27 Sep 8, 2006 Magnificent Desolation $45,269 10 $4,527 $14,650,520 353
28 Feb 21, 1997 Fargo $40,535 72 $563 $24,303,383 353
29 Feb 25, 2005 NASCAR: The IMAX Experience $39,227 24 $1,634 $19,947,653 353
30 Apr 23, 2004 The Barbarian Invasions $34,125 50 $683 $3,292,656 353
31 Dec 15, 2000 Fantasia 2000 (IMAX) $33,053 30 $1,102 $51,208,088 352
32 Jan 30, 2009 Dolphins and Whales Tribes of the Ocean 3D $28,245 9 $3,138 $5,372,975 353
33 Sep 5, 1997 When The Cat's Away $28,133 27 $1,042 $1,611,227 353
34 Sep 15, 2000 Siegfried & Roy: Masters of the Impossible $25,842 14 $1,846 $4,939,623 353
35 Feb 11, 2000 Wolves $23,511 11 $2,137 $3,091,323 353
36 Jul 12, 2002 China: The Panda Adventure $20,355 7 $2,908 $2,589,185 353
37 May 15, 2009 Il Divo $20,340 6 $3,390 $106,875 355
38 Mar 26, 2004 Ghosts of the Abyss $18,399 9 $2,044 $15,693,584 353
39 Nov 14, 2014 Journey to the South Pacific $16,558 13 $1,274 $5,000,146 355
40 Jan 13, 2006 Aliens of the Deep $15,415 9 $1,713 $7,573,827 353
41 Sep 21, 2001 Cyberworld 3D $14,853 12 $1,238 $10,093,735 353
42 Sep 2, 2011 Incendies $9,983 8 $1,248 $6,841,323 353
43 Sep 7, 2001 Left Luggage $9,969 5 $1,994 $1,024,934 353
44 Dec 16, 2011 Sea Rex 3D $9,800 9 $1,089 $4,433,633 353
45 Aug 15, 2008 A Man Named Pearl $8,772 5 $1,754 $136,036 353
46 May 10, 2013 Meerkats $8,584 8 $1,073 $649,201 352
47 May 31, 2002 Lagaan $8,426 5 $1,685 $56,026 353
48 Jul 20, 2001 I'm the One That I Want $8,392 4 $2,098 $1,156,116 353
49 Nov 10, 2006 Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont $8,352 7 $1,193 $1,670,094 353
50 Feb 11, 2000 Encounter in the Third Dimension $8,007 3 $2,669 $4,334,502 353
51 Jan 2, 2004 City of God $6,081 6 $1,014 $4,792,553 353
52 Oct 10, 2003 Bollywood/Hollywood $5,673 7 $810 $1,491,083 353
53 Feb 25, 2000 Wildfire: Feel The Heat $5,669 3 $1,890 $1,607,611 353
54 Sep 5, 2003 Apollo 13 (IMAX) $5,489 2 $2,745 $1,682,522 353
55 Jan 9, 2009 U2 3D $3,908 2 $1,954 $9,679,545 355
56 Aug 15, 2003 The Seven Samurai $3,412 1 $3,412 $258,154 353
57 Mar 30, 2001 The Girl Next Door $3,184 1 $3,184 $510,876 353
58 Sep 16, 2005 Therese $3,153 2 $1,577 $2,499,090 353
59 Nov 12, 1999 The Mirror $3,121 1 $3,121 $63,118 355
60 Apr 20, 2001 The Basket $2,790 5 $558 $606,671 353
61 Dec 10, 2004 Young Black Stallion $2,436 2 $1,218 $6,586,804 354
62 May 21, 2004 Weather Underground $2,295 3 $765 $562,048 353
63 May 5, 2000 The Saragossa Manuscript $2,215 1 $2,215 $105,448 353
64 Sep 12, 2003 Shanghai Ghetto $1,880 2 $940 $711,598 353
65 Apr 4, 2003 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $1,696 6 $283 $241,437,427 353
66 Sep 8, 2006 Hate Crime $1,420 1 $1,420 $40,758 353
67 Mar 1, 2002 The Debut $1,415 1 $1,415 $1,260,219 353
68 Apr 13, 2007 Army of Shadows $1,306 1 $1,306 $736,698 353
69 Feb 22, 2002 The Circle $1,225 1 $1,225 $665,872 353
70 Dec 10, 2010 The Girl Who Played with Fire $1,187 3 $396 $9,078,015 353
71 Jul 27, 2007 The Page Turner $1,067 1 $1,067 $208,691 353
72 Oct 7, 2005 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela $1,036 1 $1,036 $371,815 353
73 Mar 15, 2002 Himalaya - l'enfance d'un chef $936 1 $936 $2,477,076 353
74 Nov 21, 2008 The Singing Revolution $897 1 $897 $394,956 353
75 Aug 2, 2002 Songs from the Second Floor $873 1 $873 $57,164 353
76 Nov 7, 2003 O Fantasma $785 1 $785 $125,651 353
77 Feb 15, 2002 Haunted Castle $777 1 $777 $3,331,965 353
78 Apr 23, 2004 The Butterfly $678 1 $678 $22,748 353
79 Aug 27, 2010 Crude $499 1 $499 $170,295 353
80 May 30, 2008 Irina Palm $418 1 $418 $42,743 353
81 Jun 2, 2006 The Keeper: The Legend of Omar Khayyam $300 1 $300 $225,775 353
82 Jun 7, 2002 Life and Debt $280 1 $280 $255,901 353
83 Jul 11, 2003 I am Trying to Break Your Heart $273 1 $273 $445,521 353
84 Oct 30, 2009 Fuel $240 1 $240 $174,255 353
85 Feb 22, 2008 The Witnesses $228 1 $228 $55,303 355
86 Sep 8, 2000 Fever Pitch $170 1 $170 $113,384 353
87 Dec 24, 2010 Sweetgrass $160 1 $160 $206,888 355
88 May 30, 2014 20 Feet From Stardom $125 1 $125 $4,945,910 353
89 Nov 29, 2002 The Other Side of Heaven $77 1 $77 $4,720,371 353