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Weekly Box Office

Weekly Box Office

August 20-26, 1999

Note: Weekly box office charts 7-day results (Friday through Thursday). To access the Weekend chart (Friday through Sunday), click here.


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TWLWTitle (Click to view)StudioWeekly Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
1 1 The Sixth Sense BV $35,198,481 -11.2% 2,668 +273 $13,193 $118,754,754 $40 3
2 2 Bowfinger Uni. $14,627,175 -41.9% 2,746 +40 $5,327 $39,820,035 $55 2
3 N Mickey Blue Eyes WB $14,308,481 - 2,573 - $5,561 $14,308,481 $75 1
4 4 Runaway Bride Par. $13,333,742 -33.5% 3,240 +28 $4,115 $117,582,719 $70 4
5 3 The Blair Witch Project Art. $10,477,358 -49.1% 2,538 +126 $4,128 $123,857,648 $0.06 6
6 5 The Thomas Crown Affair MGM $9,963,794 -30.4% 2,427 - $4,105 $45,177,839 $48 3
7 7 Inspector Gadget BV $6,342,435 -29.1% 2,144 -447 $2,958 $85,187,221 $90 5
8 N Universal Soldier: The Return Sony $6,220,607 - 1,639 - $3,795 $6,220,607 $45 1
9 6 Deep Blue Sea WB $5,456,307 -42.1% 2,246 -464 $2,429 $65,319,052 $60 4
10 N Teaching Mrs. Tingle Mira. $4,933,395 - 1,710 - $2,885 $4,933,395 $13 1
11 8 Mystery Men Uni. $4,113,155 -42.3% 1,954 -188 $2,105 $25,856,285 $68 3
12 10 The Iron Giant WB $3,463,254 -37.5% 1,943 -236 $1,782 $17,802,485 $70 3
13 12 American Pie Uni. $3,147,160 -24.5% 1,118 -264 $2,815 $95,272,250 $11 7
14 9 Brokedown Palace Fox $2,803,394 -53.6% 1,738 -2 $1,613 $8,839,790 $25 2
15 11 The Haunting DW $2,340,325 -50.7% 1,587 -652 $1,475 $87,417,617 $80 5
16 14 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Fox $1,934,229 -21.1% 631 -140 $3,065 $418,513,721 $115 14
17 - In Too Deep Mira. $1,566,660 - 0 - n/a $1,566,660 - -
18 15 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me NL $1,482,039 -28.2% 905 -48 $1,638 $203,652,820 $33 11
19 16 Tarzan BV $1,167,718 -35.2% 743 -201 $1,572 $165,904,901 $130 10
20 13 Detroit Rock City NL $1,025,210 -66.0% 1,802 - $569 $4,036,479 $34 2
21 18 Big Daddy Sony $952,801 -17.5% 628 -383 $1,517 $159,025,943 $34.2 9
22 23 Notting Hill Uni. $652,925 -13.2% 455 -15 $1,435 $114,379,185 $42 13
23 27 Lake Placid Fox $595,337 +5.6% 465 +31 $1,280 $30,313,818 $35 6
24 22 Mysteries of Egypt (IMAX) Imax $571,780 -25.2% 23 +1 $24,860 $18,034,548 - 53
25 24 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous (IMAX) Imax $516,869 -22.0% 38 - $13,602 $21,815,467 - 44
26 21 Taal Eros $468,322 -39.9% 44 - $10,644 $1,247,109 - 2
27 19 Eyes Wide Shut WB $462,635 -51.0% 501 -231 $923 $54,306,162 $65 6
28 20 The Wood Par. $418,934 -47.7% 417 -147 $1,005 $24,377,186 $6 6
29 28 Muppets from Space Sony $410,986 -15.0% 678 +102 $606 $15,985,640 $24 6
30 30 Run Lola Run SPC $398,173 -14.2% 118 -2 $3,374 $4,773,598 - 10
31 29 The Mummy Uni. $343,995 -26.0% 351 -57 $980 $154,820,855 $80 16
32 26 The Matrix WB $333,011 -45.4% 256 -156 $1,301 $170,938,928 $63 21
33 31 Everest (IMAX) MFF $328,184 -23.8% 57 +1 $5,758 $70,494,554 - 77
34 25 The General's Daughter Par. $317,433 -50.1% 360 -193 $882 $101,250,790 $95 10
35 44 Trick FL $292,966 +44.6% 53 +19 $5,528 $1,134,028 - 5
36 35 Buena Vista Social Club Art. $290,038 -1.5% 61 +1 $4,755 $3,876,164 - 12
37 34 Extreme (IMAX) Imax $279,321 -22.7% 20 - $13,966 $4,569,983 - 21
38 42 The Dinner Game Lions $260,792 +25.6% 59 +9 $4,420 $2,299,716 - 7
39 33 An Ideal Husband Mira. $249,459 -33.8% 169 -63 $1,476 $17,277,761 - 10
40 36 Island of the Sharks (IMAX) Imax $225,216 -14.0% 11 - $20,474 $2,852,368 - 18
41 38 The Red Violin Lions $219,730 -11.4% 95 -14 $2,313 $7,812,040 $18 42
42 32 Wild Wild West WB $218,414 -43.6% 371 -208 $589 $111,671,727 $170 8
43 37 South Park - Bigger, Longer and Uncut Par. $189,567 -25.4% 212 -14 $894 $51,187,468 $21 8
44 43 Encounter in the 3rd Dimension (IMAX) NWav $170,629 -17.2% 15 - $11,375 $3,437,426 - 26
45 45 Tea with Mussolini MGM $164,505 -18.4% 150 -11 $1,097 $13,761,113 $12 15
46 56 Wolves (IMAX) Imax $160,741 +170.5% 10 - $16,074 $1,658,165 - 10
47 39 Entrapment Fox $158,320 -32.6% 199 -41 $796 $87,578,475 $66 17
48 17 Dick Sony $157,807 -87.7% 230 -1,292 $686 $6,174,364 - 3
49 54 Illuminata Art. $155,453 +141.8% 25 +17 $6,218 $301,009 - 3
50 41 Autumn Tale Oct. $119,089 -46.7% 28 - $4,253 $884,457 - 7
51 40 Arlington Road Sony $117,155 -49.7% 87 -99 $1,347 $23,846,748 $31 7
52 48 Better Than Chocolate Trim. $114,915 -13.8% 19 +4 $6,048 $248,199 - 2
53 47 Africa's Elephant Kingdom (IMAX) Imax $113,840 -29.3% 9 - $12,649 $9,826,398 - 69
54 53 Twin Falls, Idaho SPC $111,065 +51.1% 24 +12 $4,628 $307,997 - 4
55 46 Drop Dead Gorgeous NL $104,460 -47.2% 128 -48 $816 $10,081,994 $15 5
56 49 My Life So Far Mira. $84,637 -17.2% 22 +2 $3,847 $459,485 - 5
57 50 Thrill Ride (IMAX) SPC $81,480 -11.5% 12 - $6,790 $14,436,334 - 111
58 59 Baby Geniuses Sony $49,024 +0.4% 105 +13 $467 $27,091,004 $12 24
59 58 The Winslow Boy SPC $46,636 -7.0% 39 -1 $1,196 $3,774,103 - 17
60 57 Xiu Xiu: The Sent Down Girl Strat. $46,514 -11.3% 22 +1 $2,114 $762,136 - 16
61 63 On the Ropes Wells $11,843 +206.7% 1 - $11,843 $15,705 - 1
62 N Knockin' on Heaven's Door Pha. $2,414 - 1 - $2,414 $2,414 - 1
TOTAL (62 MOVIES):$154,872,334-18.9%42,920+607$3,608 
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* Production Budget in millions. Studios get on average 55 percent of the final gross.


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