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Genres

School - Prep / Boarding / Catholic

Movies Set at or About Prep-, Boarding- or Catholic School
1980-Present



RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire WB $102,685,961 35.4% 3,858 $26,616 $290,013,036 11/18/05
2 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban WB $93,687,367 37.5% 3,855 $24,302 $249,541,069 6/4/04
3 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB $90,294,621 28.4% 3,672 $24,590 $317,575,550 11/16/01
4 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets WB $88,357,488 33.7% 3,682 $23,997 $261,988,482 11/15/02
5 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince WB $77,835,727 25.8% 4,325 $17,997 $301,959,197 7/15/09
6 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix WB $77,108,414 26.4% 4,285 $17,994 $292,004,738 7/11/07
7 Halloween: H20 Dim. $16,187,724 29.4% 2,607 $6,209 $55,041,738 8/7/98
8 Sky High BV $14,631,784 22.9% 2,905 $5,036 $63,946,815 7/29/05
9 Cruel Intentions Sony $13,020,565 34.0% 2,312 $5,631 $38,328,567 3/5/99
10 Mona Lisa Smile SonR $11,528,498 18.1% 2,677 $4,306 $63,860,942 12/19/03
11 Finding Forrester Sony $11,112,139 21.5% 2,002 $5,550 $51,804,714 1/12/01
12 Dead Poets Society BV $7,540,464 7.9% 687 $10,975 $95,860,116 6/9/89
13 Madeline Sony $6,414,668 21.4% 1,863 $3,443 $29,967,750 7/10/98
14 Class Orion $4,553,233 21.0% 839 $5,426 $21,667,789 7/22/83
15 Private School Uni. $4,411,861 31.4% 1,024 $4,308 $14,049,540 7/29/83
16 Toy Soldiers TriS $4,182,300 27.7% 1,350 $3,098 $15,073,942 4/26/91
17 The Emperor's Club Uni. $3,846,780 27.2% 809 $4,754 $14,118,751 11/22/02
18 Rushmore BV $2,804,576 16.4% 764 $3,670 $17,105,219 2/19/99
19 School Ties Par. $2,665,820 18.1% 804 $3,315 $14,715,067 9/25/92
20 Outside Providence Mira. $2,631,411 36.0% 1,050 $2,506 $7,302,522 9/1/99
21 Young Sherlock Holmes Par. $2,538,234 12.9% 920 $2,758 $19,739,575 12/6/85
22 Heaven Help Us MGM $2,235,687 36.8% 1,003 $2,229 $6,070,794 2/8/85
23 A Little Princess WB $2,038,782 20.4% 1,342 $1,519 $10,015,449 5/19/95
24 Saved! UA $345,136 3.9% 20 $17,256 $8,940,582 5/28/04
25 Strike! Mira. $307,763 33.9% 133 $2,314 $907,996 8/21/98
26 Boys BV $270,107 52.3% 328 $823 $516,349 5/10/96
27 Wide Awake Mira. $95,875 34.0% 29 $3,306 $282,175 3/20/98
28 The Magdalene Sisters Mira. $84,553 1.8% 5 $16,910 $4,583,889 8/1/03
29 Little Men Leg. $77,924 74.7% 111 $702 $104,255 5/8/98
30 The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys Think $55,000 3.0% 9 $6,111 $1,815,864 6/14/02
31 The Browning Version Par. $48,719 10.0% 12 $4,059 $487,391 10/12/94
32 Lost and Delirious Lions $41,215 13.4% 7 $5,887 $307,233 7/6/01
33 Small Voices Sml.Isld $15,166 21.7% 6 $2,527 $69,739 10/10/03
34 The Chocolate War MCE $14,351 4.7% 2 $7,175 $303,624 11/18/88
35 Zombie High PEC $12,165 55.5% 25 $486 $21,905 10/2/87
36 Flirting Gold. $10,125 0.4% 1 $10,125 $2,415,396 11/6/92
37 December IRS $4,529 77.2% 2 $2,264 $5,868 12/6/91
38 Eden (1998) Leg. $1,564 37.1% 1 $1,564 $4,210 3/27/98
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 23 titles):
$27,926,70028.5%2,115$13,204$97,902,233-

Note: Only movies with opening weekend grosses are listed on this chart.


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