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Friday, September 19, 2014

Biggest 38th Weekends at the Domestic Box Office

Rank       Date       MovieGrossTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1 Jan 3, 2003 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $2,661,106 1,194 $2,229 $227,898,505 262
2 Sep 3, 2010 Avatar $2,257,595 812 $2,780 $757,543,634 262
3 Mar 24, 1995 Forrest Gump $1,985,988 1,119 $1,775 $317,108,629 264
4 Jul 30, 1993 Aladdin $1,702,735 798 $2,134 $208,577,270 264
5 Feb 26, 1982 Raiders of the Lost Ark $1,410,000 650 $2,169 $192,999,474 262
6 Feb 25, 1983 ET: The Extra-Terrestrial $1,385,060 700 $1,979 $339,053,060 262
7 Mar 1, 1996 The Postman $759,804 311 $2,443 $13,173,684 264
8 Apr 15, 1983 An Officer and a Gentleman $684,803 403 $1,699 $124,219,522 264
9 Jun 11, 1982 Chariots of Fire $649,362 501 $1,296 $51,995,239 262
10 Feb 15, 2002 Brotherhood of the Wolf $624,825 284 $2,200 $9,767,898 262
11 Nov 20, 1998 Everest $547,250 60 $9,121 $51,818,174 262
12 Jun 13, 2014 Alone Yet Not Alone $534,626 103 $5,191 $534,626 262
13 Apr 9, 1999 Saving Private Ryan $455,512 498 $915 $213,564,566 262
14 Oct 22, 2004 What the #$'! Do We Know $385,359 146 $2,639 $6,685,825 262
15 Jul 9, 1999 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous $333,155 35 $9,519 $17,723,459 262
16 Mar 29, 1985 The Gods Must Be Crazy $323,491 76 $4,256 $8,239,437 266
17 Mar 3, 1995 The Lion King $295,502 540 $547 $312,544,356 264
18 Jun 7, 1985 Amadeus $277,872 256 $1,085 $50,138,356 264
19 Sep 10, 2010 The Girl Who Played with Fire $182,263 148 $1,232 $8,354,201 262
20 Sep 4, 1998 Titanic $178,296 447 $399 $600,649,457 262
21 Apr 21, 2000 The Sixth Sense $161,627 323 $500 $293,243,954 262
22 Jan 3, 2003 Space Station $160,440 35 $4,584 $30,460,417 262
23 Jul 5, 1996 Across The Sea of Time $135,306 4 $33,827 $4,069,628 262
24 Mar 27, 1998 Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun $121,945 10 $12,195 $4,660,090 262
25 Jun 30, 1995 Pulp Fiction $121,906 361 $338 $107,022,032 262
26 Nov 17, 2006 Deep Sea 3-D $119,600 29 $4,124 $21,032,751 262
27 Dec 3, 2010 Hubble 3D $118,428 57 $2,078 $18,953,801 262
28 Feb 10, 1984 Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi $115,198 97 $1,188 $251,983,141 264
29 Jun 20, 2008 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $105,804 48 $2,204 $14,472,773 262
30 Oct 26, 2001 Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure $95,653 12 $7,971 $4,496,700 262
31 Feb 16, 1996 The Bridges of Madison County $95,328 203 $470 $70,913,599 262
32 Nov 10, 2000 Wonder Boys $87,505 15 $5,834 $18,838,207 264
33 Jun 9, 2006 Magnificent Desolation $79,486 21 $3,785 $12,204,198 262
34 Jan 4, 2013 To the Arctic 3D $75,098 52 $1,444 $10,660,223 262
35 Feb 25, 2011 Winter's Bone $71,647 135 $531 $6,502,610 262
36 Feb 27, 1998 Ulee's Gold $70,888 120 $591 $8,993,581 262
37 Jan 5, 1996 Wings of Courage $70,163 9 $7,796 $4,731,537 262
38 Sep 15, 2000 Fantasia 2000 (IMAX) $68,336 29 $2,356 $50,293,370 261
39 Jun 2, 2000 American Beauty $66,113 138 $479 $130,058,047 264
40 Jan 19, 2001 Cirque du Soleil - Journey of Man $60,325 17 $3,549 $8,985,942 262
41 Jan 19, 2001 Michael Jordan to the MAX $55,202 14 $3,943 $14,658,886 262
42 Oct 30, 2009 Under the Sea 3-D $54,795 29 $1,889 $18,361,326 262
43 Jan 14, 2000 Island of the Sharks $53,275 5 $10,655 $5,378,178 262
44 Jul 14, 2000 Galapagos $52,262 10 $5,226 $5,462,095 262
45 Aug 15, 2014 Journey to the South Pacific $51,556 18 $2,864 $4,389,837 264
46 Jun 16, 2000 Siegfried & Roy: Masters of the Impossible $48,939 13 $3,765 $3,555,564 262
47 Nov 28, 2003 Bugs! $46,045 31 $1,485 $4,151,000 262
48 Jul 5, 1985 Stop Making Sense $45,777 26 $1,761 $4,590,010 262
49 Nov 26, 2004 NASCAR: The IMAX Experience $42,968 21 $2,046 $19,388,703 262
50 Dec 10, 1999 Extreme $41,982 13 $3,229 $6,761,521 265
51 Sep 7, 2007 My Best Friend $41,856 43 $973 $1,237,004 264
52 Nov 12, 1999 Wolves $40,913 15 $2,728 $2,488,213 262
53 Jun 22, 2001 Cyberworld 3D $40,153 19 $2,113 $8,528,955 262
54 Oct 13, 2006 Roving Mars $37,096 20 $1,855 $4,822,690 262
55 Oct 31, 2008 Dolphins and Whales Tribes of the Ocean 3D $36,124 11 $3,284 $4,987,795 262
56 Aug 9, 1996 Toy Story $35,933 119 $302 $191,652,928 264
57 Dec 23, 2011 Born to be Wild 3D $32,178 49 $657 $14,876,316 262
58 Aug 11, 2006 Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont $32,010 17 $1,883 $1,240,221 262
59 Aug 1, 1997 The English Patient $31,200 51 $612 $78,048,088 262
60 May 24, 1985 The Brother from Another Planet $29,750 8 $3,719 $3,081,760 262
61 Mar 14, 2003 Rivers and Tides $29,723 10 $2,972 $1,124,850 262
62 Jan 14, 2011 The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest $29,684 37 $802 $5,354,206 262
63 Oct 1, 2004 The Corporation $28,138 21 $1,340 $1,731,845 261
64 Oct 14, 2005 Aliens of the Deep $25,148 18 $1,397 $7,348,084 262
65 Feb 3, 2012 Midnight in Paris $22,402 40 $560 $56,506,142 262
66 Jan 23, 2004 The Barbarian Invasions $22,271 12 $1,856 $934,598 262
67 May 1, 2009 Fly Me To the Moon $21,866 8 $2,733 $13,649,261 262
68 Sep 29, 2000 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg $20,136 26 $774 $1,589,848 264
69 Nov 16, 2001 Haunted Castle $19,793 8 $2,474 $3,244,565 262
70 Jun 13, 2008 99 francs $19,370 8 $2,421 $79,477 264
71 Sep 16, 2011 Sea Rex 3D $19,231 12 $1,603 $4,202,699 262
72 Jul 18, 1997 La Promesse $18,963 10 $1,896 $425,612 262
73 Dec 26, 2003 Ghosts of the Abyss $17,474 6 $2,912 $15,240,533 262
74 Mar 15, 2013 Beasts of the Southern Wild $17,169 21 $818 $12,784,397 264
75 Nov 26, 1999 Wildfire: Feel The Heat $16,330 9 $1,814 $1,403,141 262
76 Nov 12, 1999 Encounter in the Third Dimension $16,172 5 $3,234 $4,170,390 262
77 Mar 19, 1999 Mark Twain's America 3D $16,058 4 $4,015 $1,254,519 262
78 May 2, 2008 Caramel $15,838 18 $880 $974,120 264
79 Nov 13, 2009 Play the Game $14,923 34 $439 $653,120 262
80 Apr 12, 2002 China: The Panda Adventure $12,600 4 $3,150 $2,193,164 262
81 Jun 8, 2001 Left Luggage $12,593 9 $1,399 $1,048,848 262
82 Oct 10, 2008 U2 3D $12,458 12 $1,038 $9,567,004 264
83 May 29, 2009 Enlighten Up! $12,052 12 $1,004 $175,782 262
84 Apr 20, 2001 I'm the One That I Want $11,934 4 $2,984 $971,961 262
85 Feb 17, 2012 The Women on the 6th Floor $10,829 6 $1,805 $603,482 262
86 Mar 26, 2004 Grande Seduction, La $10,732 5 $2,146 $8,656,515 262
87 Feb 23, 2001 Catfish in Black Bean Sauce $10,730 4 $2,683 $1,287,720 262
88 Dec 14, 2001 Himalaya - l'enfance d'un chef $10,704 13 $823 $2,378,601 262
89 Feb 1, 2002 Moulin Rouge $9,425 11 $857 $57,153,054 262
90 Apr 12, 2013 Searching for Sugar Man $9,234 14 $660 $3,626,832 262
91 Aug 8, 2003 The Bread, My Sweet $9,220 6 $1,537 $729,078 262
92 Aug 5, 2005 Fear and Trembling $8,778 1 $8,778 $114,353 262
93 Jan 6, 2006 Music from the Inside Out $8,707 3 $2,902 $136,594 262
94 Dec 29, 2000 Alien Adventure $8,655 3 $2,885 $3,272,750 262
95 Nov 30, 2001 Gabriela $8,598 5 $1,720 $2,279,844 262
96 Jun 22, 2001 Yi Yi $8,399 2 $4,200 $901,359 262
97 Jun 6, 2003 Apollo 13 (IMAX) $8,161 4 $2,040 $1,577,333 262
98 Jun 23, 2006 CSA: The Confederate States of America $7,957 5 $1,591 $661,564 262
99 Apr 2, 2004 The Gatekeeper $7,824 3 $2,608 $275,680 262
100 Feb 25, 2011 Heartbeats $7,197 1 $7,197 $7,197 262