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Friday, October 31, 2014

Biggest 42nd Weekends at the Domestic Box Office

Rank       Date       MovieGrossTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1 Jan 31, 2003 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $1,538,527 1,076 $1,430 $238,540,872 290
2 Apr 21, 1995 Forrest Gump $1,233,350 1,020 $1,209 $327,389,216 292
3 Mar 10, 1978 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope $622,291 130 $4,787 $211,463,812 292
4 Mar 25, 1983 ET: The Extra-Terrestrial $563,104 315 $1,788 $343,658,104 290
5 Mar 8, 1996 Braveheart $523,855 550 $952 $72,372,974 292
6 Mar 29, 1996 The Postman $446,325 313 $1,426 $17,060,381 292
7 Apr 26, 1985 The Gods Must Be Crazy $403,839 117 $3,452 $10,196,907 294
8 Jul 9, 1982 Chariots of Fire $355,233 335 $1,060 $54,767,375 290
9 Dec 18, 1998 Everest $302,475 62 $4,879 $54,434,862 290
10 Aug 6, 1999 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous $295,604 36 $8,211 $20,322,862 290
11 Nov 19, 2004 What the #$'! Do We Know $270,059 116 $2,328 $8,628,352 290
12 Nov 23, 2001 Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure $238,790 18 $13,266 $5,405,381 290
13 May 13, 1983 An Officer and a Gentleman $191,458 166 $1,153 $126,332,585 292
14 May 7, 1999 Saving Private Ryan $182,143 401 $454 $215,708,905 290
15 Jul 18, 2008 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $168,658 46 $3,666 $16,011,239 290
16 Apr 30, 1999 Mysteries of Egypt $146,176 15 $9,745 $7,999,924 291
17 Jan 31, 2003 Space Station $140,611 43 $3,270 $31,770,537 290
18 Dec 31, 2010 Hubble 3D $140,116 47 $2,981 $20,149,829 290
19 Aug 11, 2000 Galapagos $132,100 9 $14,678 $6,437,664 290
20 Jul 5, 1985 Amadeus $108,720 78 $1,394 $51,049,369 292
21 Feb 19, 1999 Africa's Elephant Kingdom $108,649 12 $9,054 $5,262,438 290
22 Jan 20, 2012 Born to be Wild 3D $100,396 45 $2,231 $15,662,574 290
23 Feb 16, 2001 Cirque du Soleil - Journey of Man $96,772 18 $5,376 $9,382,487 290
24 Apr 24, 1998 Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun $91,984 10 $9,198 $5,423,786 290
25 Feb 20, 2004 The Barbarian Invasions $91,885 40 $2,297 $6,621,946 290
26 Feb 11, 2000 Island of the Sharks $86,038 7 $12,291 $5,881,136 290
27 Feb 16, 2001 Michael Jordan to the MAX $85,050 14 $6,075 $15,045,695 290
28 Feb 2, 1996 Wings of Courage $83,650 9 $9,294 $5,308,226 290
29 Nov 27, 2009 Under the Sea 3-D $82,841 30 $2,761 $18,898,106 290
30 Aug 29, 1997 The English Patient $82,297 112 $735 $78,601,975 290
31 Jul 7, 2006 Magnificent Desolation $78,366 15 $5,224 $13,161,312 290
32 Oct 13, 2000 Fantasia 2000 (IMAX) $77,638 26 $2,986 $50,579,712 289
33 Jan 20, 2006 Wild Safari 3D $75,958 12 $6,330 $7,087,015 290
34 Feb 16, 2001 Gladiator $72,892 41 $1,778 $186,682,944 290
35 Mar 9, 1984 Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi $69,828 53 $1,318 $252,452,593 292
36 Dec 15, 2006 Deep Sea 3-D $69,113 25 $2,765 $21,586,668 290
37 Jul 20, 2001 Cyberworld 3D $64,065 26 $2,464 $9,177,834 290
38 Aug 16, 2002 Monsters, Inc. $63,691 100 $637 $255,660,741 290
39 Jul 28, 1995 Pulp Fiction $60,173 177 $340 $107,652,622 290
40 Feb 1, 2013 To the Arctic 3D $56,852 52 $1,093 $11,081,390 290
41 Jul 4, 1997 When The Cat's Away $56,549 8 $7,069 $367,592 290
42 Nov 10, 2006 Roving Mars $45,090 21 $2,147 $5,061,350 290
43 Mar 15, 2002 Brotherhood of the Wolf $44,525 56 $795 $10,793,478 290
44 Apr 23, 2004 Grande Seduction, La $43,408 16 $2,713 $8,990,460 290
45 Oct 8, 2010 The Girl Who Played with Fire $39,353 56 $703 $7,476,301 290
46 Nov 28, 2008 Dolphins and Whales Tribes of the Ocean 3D $39,281 10 $3,928 $5,124,714 290
47 Dec 8, 2000 Wonder Boys $38,346 17 $2,256 $19,181,714 292
48 Jun 27, 1997 Gabbeh $37,818 5 $7,564 $44,619 290
49 Jan 7, 2000 Extreme $36,932 12 $3,078 $7,031,232 293
50 Aug 2, 1985 Stop Making Sense $33,468 20 $1,673 $4,762,423 290
51 Jul 14, 2000 Siegfried & Roy: Masters of the Impossible $33,277 14 $2,377 $3,966,308 290
52 Jul 6, 2001 Left Luggage $25,126 8 $3,141 $882,831 290
53 Jun 27, 2014 Jerusalem $24,144 14 $1,725 $4,559,636 290
54 Sep 8, 2006 Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont $23,972 19 $1,262 $1,438,600 290
55 Apr 11, 2003 Rivers and Tides $23,614 9 $2,624 $1,348,128 290
56 Sep 12, 2014 Journey to the South Pacific $23,538 13 $1,811 $4,675,076 292
57 Oct 1, 2010 Avatar $22,738 19 $1,197 $760,277,665 290
58 Dec 10, 1999 Wolves $22,601 13 $1,739 $2,704,484 290
59 Mar 21, 2008 La Vie en Rose $20,221 20 $1,011 $10,271,397 290
60 Mar 1, 2002 Moulin Rouge $19,935 23 $867 $57,252,137 290
61 Oct 27, 2000 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg $18,449 15 $1,230 $1,703,901 292
62 Nov 11, 2005 Aliens of the Deep $17,616 16 $1,101 $7,465,850 290
63 Jan 23, 2004 Ghosts of the Abyss $13,471 7 $1,924 $15,344,659 290
64 Apr 16, 1999 Mark Twain's America 3D $11,868 4 $2,967 $1,359,096 290
65 May 18, 2001 I'm the One That I Want $11,464 4 $2,866 $1,021,938 290
66 Dec 10, 1999 Encounter in the Third Dimension $10,179 5 $2,036 $4,235,687 290
67 Oct 29, 2004 The Corporation $9,986 18 $555 $1,856,080 289
68 Jun 26, 2009 Enlighten Up! $9,857 9 $1,095 $246,649 290
69 Mar 23, 2001 Decalogue $8,630 1 $8,630 $564,319 290
70 May 30, 2008 Caramel $7,680 3 $2,560 $1,037,655 292
71 Dec 24, 2004 NASCAR: The IMAX Experience $7,422 18 $412 $19,476,576 290
72 Oct 14, 2011 Sea Rex 3D $7,232 10 $723 $4,300,064 290
73 Nov 7, 2008 U2 3D $7,072 6 $1,179 $9,611,971 292
74 Mar 2, 2012 Midnight in Paris $7,044 11 $640 $56,802,123 290
75 Jan 26, 2001 Alien Adventure $6,985 2 $3,493 $3,306,457 290
76 Apr 21, 2000 Genghis Blues $6,894 3 $2,298 $346,137 290
77 Apr 23, 1999 Hands on a Hardbody $6,147 2 $3,074 $446,718 290
78 Nov 25, 2005 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill $5,779 3 $1,926 $3,029,149 290
79 Mar 28, 2008 Irina Palm $5,694 3 $1,898 $11,125 290
80 Mar 16, 2012 The Women on the 6th Floor $5,542 4 $1,386 $656,661 290
81 Oct 5, 2007 My Best Friend $5,285 11 $480 $1,411,625 292
82 May 1, 2009 Legend of Gods Gun, The (US, Weekend, 2009-05-01) $5,108 2 $2,554 $217,933 290
83 Jul 29, 2011 The Salvation Poem $5,008 13 $385 $908,904 290
84 Feb 11, 2000 The King of Masks $4,835 3 $1,612 $1,089,524 290
85 Oct 31, 2003 City of God $4,782 1 $4,782 $4,691,017 290
86 May 10, 2013 Searching for Sugar Man $4,638 7 $663 $3,662,322 290
87 Nov 9, 2001 Escanaba in Da Moonlight $4,363 7 $623 $2,272,949 290
88 Oct 18, 2002 Beauty and the Beast (IMAX) $4,271 3 $1,424 $25,476,931 293
89 Jan 11, 2002 Himalaya - l'enfance d'un chef $3,987 6 $665 $2,402,610 290
90 Jun 13, 2008 A Man Named Pearl $3,772 1 $3,772 $81,367 290
91 Jul 4, 2003 Apollo 13 (IMAX) $3,430 2 $1,715 $1,624,323 290
92 Dec 28, 2001 Gabriela $3,392 3 $1,131 $2,308,115 290
93 Aug 10, 2001 George Washington $3,179 5 $636 $241,816 290
94 Apr 30, 2004 The Gatekeeper $3,117 2 $1,559 $304,622 290
95 May 20, 2011 The Wildest Dream $3,108 2 $1,554 $873,594 290
96 May 10, 2002 China: The Panda Adventure $2,961 4 $740 $2,284,663 290
97 Mar 25, 2011 Heartbeats $2,959 3 $986 $48,385 290
98 Sep 5, 2003 The Bread, My Sweet $2,467 2 $1,234 $761,658 290
99 Jun 16, 2000 West Beirut $2,459 2 $1,230 $305,906 290
100 Dec 14, 2001 Haunted Castle $2,316 3 $772 $3,310,264 290