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Biggest Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Based on Real Life Events Movies


See also: Top Based on Real Life Events Domestic - Top Based on Real Life Events Day Domestic

Other Domestic Biggest Weekend by Source records: Top Original Screenplay Weekend Domestic - Top Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Weekend Domestic - Top Based on Comic/Graphic Novel Weekend Domestic - Top Remake Weekend Domestic - Top Based on TV Weekend Domestic - Top Based on Factual Book/Article Weekend Domestic - Top Based on Play Weekend Domestic

This chart contains the top 100 Domestic Weekends of Based on Real Life Events movies.

Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
Week
1 Aug 14, 2015 Straight Outta Compton $60,200,180 2,757 $21,835 $60,200,180 1
2 May 25, 2001 Pearl Harbor $59,078,912 3,214 $18,382 $59,078,912 1
3 Feb 10, 2012 The Vow $41,202,458 2,958 $13,929 $41,202,458 1
4 Oct 25, 2013 Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa $32,055,177 3,336 $9,609 $32,055,177 1
5 Feb 1, 2008 Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus: Best of B… $31,117,834 683 $45,561 $31,117,834 1
6 Sep 9, 2005 The Exorcism of Emily Rose $30,054,300 2,981 $10,082 $30,054,300 1
7 Jun 1, 2001 Pearl Harbor $29,558,276 3,214 $9,197 $118,853,439 2
8 Jun 23, 1995 Pocahontas $29,531,619 2,569 $11,495 $34,484,978 3
9 Feb 11, 2011 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never $29,514,054 3,105 $9,505 $30,256,601 1
10 Mar 17, 2000 Erin Brockovich $28,138,465 2,848 $9,880 $28,138,465 1
11 Apr 12, 2013 42 $27,487,144 3,003 $9,153 $27,487,144 1
12 Dec 15, 2006 The Pursuit of Happyness $26,541,709 2,852 $9,306 $26,541,709 1
13 Jun 16, 2017 All Eyez on Me $26,435,354 2,471 $10,698 $26,435,354 1
14 Aug 21, 2015 Straight Outta Compton $26,364,020 3,025 $8,715 $111,087,490 2
15 Oct 11, 2013 Captain Phillips $25,718,314 3,020 $8,516 $25,718,314 1
16 Dec 25, 1998 Patch Adams $25,262,280 2,712 $9,315 $25,262,280 1
17 Aug 16, 2013 Lee Daniels' The Butler $24,637,312 2,933 $8,400 $24,637,312 1
18 Jan 11, 2013 Zero Dark Thirty $24,438,936 2,937 $8,321 $29,919,743 4
19 Jun 25, 2004 Fahrenheit 9/11 $23,920,637 868 $27,558 $24,078,959 1
20 Oct 30, 2009 Michael Jackson's This Is It $23,234,394 3,481 $6,675 $34,442,926 1
21 Feb 17, 2012 The Vow $23,065,077 2,958 $7,798 $84,991,914 2
22 Mar 27, 2009 The Haunting in Connecticut $23,004,765 2,732 $8,420 $23,004,765 1
23 Nov 12, 2010 Unstoppable $22,688,457 3,207 $7,075 $22,688,457 1
24 Oct 1, 2010 The Social Network $22,445,653 2,771 $8,100 $22,445,653 1
25 Nov 18, 2005 Walk the Line $22,347,341 2,961 $7,547 $22,347,341 1
26 Dec 26, 2008 Valkyrie $21,027,007 2,711 $7,756 $29,520,979 1
27 Sep 29, 2000 Remember the Titans $20,905,831 1,865 $11,210 $20,905,831 1
28 Jan 16, 2009 Notorious $20,497,596 1,638 $12,514 $20,497,596 1
29 Apr 26, 2013 Pain & Gain $20,244,505 3,277 $6,178 $20,244,505 1
30 Sep 30, 2016 Deepwater Horizon $20,223,544 3,259 $6,205 $20,223,544 1
31 Oct 29, 2004 Ray $20,039,730 2,006 $9,990 $20,039,730 1
32 Nov 1, 2013 Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa $20,010,303 3,345 $5,982 $61,568,639 2

The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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