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The Lord of the Rings:
The Return of the King


Domestic Total Gross: $377,027,325
Domestic Lifetime Gross: $377,845,905
Distributor: New LineRelease Date: December 17, 2003
Genre: FantasyRuntime: 3 hrs. 20 min.
MPAA Rating: PG-13Production Budget: $94 million

Total Lifetime Grosses
Domestic:  $377,845,905    33.7%
Foreign:  $742,083,616    66.3%

Worldwide:  $1,119,929,521  
Domestic Summary
Opening Weekend: $72,629,713
(#1 rank, 3,703 theaters, $19,613 average)
% of Total Gross: 19.3%
> View All 24 Weekends
Widest Release:  3,703 theaters
Close Date:  June 3, 2004
In Release:  170 days / 24.3 weeks
Charts
Chart Rank
All Time Domestic 29
All Time Adjusted 54
All Time Worldwide 14
Yearly 2003 1
Yearly Opening Weekends 2003 3
Yearly PG-13 Rated 2003 1
Worldwide Openings 28
Worldwide Yearly 2003 1
Foreign Opening Weekends 38
Non-Friday Opening Weekends 14
Opening Weeks 58
Opening Day Gross 59
Opening Wednesdays 8
Single Day Gross 132
Non-Opening Friday Gross 33
Non-Opening Thursday Gross 15
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross 32
Single Day Friday Gross 141
Single Day Monday Gross 48
Single Day Saturday Gross 97
Single Day Sunday Gross 71
Single Day Thursday Gross 21
Single Day Tuesday Gross 37
Single Day Wednesday Gross 9
Non-Holiday Monday Gross 22
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time 104
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends 97
New Years Days 8
Christmas Days 14
Sunday Share of Opening Weekends 178
Opening Weekends 84
Opening Weekends - December 7
Opening Weekends - Holiday 21
Eleventh Weekends 71
Ninth Weekends 54
Tenth Weekends 70
Top 10-Day Grosses 47
Top 3-Day Grosses 84
Top 4-Day Grosses 60
Top 6-Day Grosses 47
Top 7-Day Grosses 43
Top 8-Day Grosses 48
Top 9-Day Grosses 50
Twelfth Weekends 49
Twelfth Weekends 33
Top 5-Day Grosses 50
Top 5-Day Grosses for movies opening on a Wednesday 10
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive) 35
Most Weekends in Top 10 (non-consecutive) 90
Most Weekends in Top 5 (non-consecutive) 112
Consecutive Weekends At #1 27
Consecutive Weekends In Top 10 121
Consecutive Weekends In Top 5 98
Martin Lurther King 4-Day Holiday Weekends 79
Second Weekends 39
Third Weekends 41
Fourth Weekends 92
Fifth Weekends 74
Sixth Weekends 117
Seventh Weekends 104
Eighth Weekends 90
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation) 95
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation) 208
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide) 328
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases 1,082
Rated PG-13 20
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends 60
Widest Releases 217
Widest Opening Releases 196
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings 106
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases 115
Fastest to $100 million 61
Fastest to $150 million 44
Fastest to $200 million 45
Fastest to $250 million 27
Fastest to $300 million 27
Fastest to $350 million 26
Slowest to $100 million 568
Slowest to $200 million 127
Best Picture Nomination Effect 151
BOM Users' Grades 6
BOM Users' Grades (2003 Releases) 1
Charts (Premier Pass Users Only)Rank
Highest All Time Rank (on February 16, 2004) 6
Yearly (Wide) 2003 1
Yearly Opening Weekends (Wide) 2003 3
Non-Friday Opening Weekends Adjusted 11
Opening Weeks Adjusted 41
Non-Opening Friday Gross Adjusted 23
Non-Opening Thursday Gross Adjusted 10
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted 13
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted 65
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted 102
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted 35
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted 57
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted 41
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted 15
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted 17
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted 6
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted 108
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted 94
Opening Weekends Adjusted - December 3
Opening Weekends Adjusted 55
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Holiday 12
Eleventh Weekends Adjusted 109
Ninth Weekends Adjusted 88
Tenth Weekends Adjusted 110
Twelfth Weekends Adjusted 53
Top 5-Day Grosses for movies opening on a Wednesday Adjusted 7
Second Weekends Adjusted 22
Third Weekends Adjusted 29
Fourth Weekends Adjusted 107
Fifth Weekends Adjusted 107
Sixth Weekends Adjusted 161
Seventh Weekends Adjusted 170
Eighth Weekends Adjusted 134
Rated PG-13 Adjusted 13
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted 40