Domestic Box Office For Q1 1997

Q1 1997 runs Jan 1-Mar 31

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
1997 Special Edition
$135,869,7442,375$138,257,865Jan 31Twentieth Century Fox
2Jerry Maguire$79,907,7292,531$153,952,592Dec 13Sony Pictures Releasing
3Liar Liar$74,303,1102,909$181,410,615Mar 21Universal Pictures
4Dante's Peak$66,726,7852,761$67,127,760Feb 7Universal Pictures
5Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
1997 Special Edition
$64,302,8792,322$67,597,694Feb 21Twentieth Century Fox
6Scream$61,362,9971,994$103,046,663Dec 20Dimension Films
7Michael$53,946,2532,325$95,318,203Dec 25New Line Cinema
8Evita$48,424,1541,045$50,047,179Dec 25Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
9Absolute Power$48,299,0752,568$50,068,310Feb 14Sony Pictures Releasing
10The English Patient$43,326,1851,409$78,676,425Nov 15Miramax
11Jungle 2 Jungle$41,896,7012,340$59,927,618Mar 7Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
12Donnie Brasco$40,149,4621,593$41,909,762Feb 28Sony Pictures Releasing
13Private Parts$38,819,5772,217$41,230,799Mar 7Paramount Pictures
14Vegas Vacation$36,400,3602,070$36,400,360Feb 14Warner Bros.
15Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
1997 Special Edition
$34,082,5082,111$45,470,437Mar 14Twentieth Century Fox
16The Relic$33,956,6082,128$33,956,608Jan 10Paramount Pictures
17Metro$32,000,3012,005$32,000,301Jan 17Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
18Beverly Hills Ninja$31,480,4182,112$31,480,418Jan 17Sony Pictures Releasing
19Shine$30,014,8121,050$35,892,330Nov 22Fine Line Features
20Fools Rush In$29,481,4281,701$29,481,428Feb 14Sony Pictures Releasing
21One Fine Day$24,300,6301,975$46,151,454Dec 20Twentieth Century Fox
22101 Dalmatians$21,331,5942,901$136,189,294Nov 27Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
23Selena$20,562,7661,873$35,281,794Mar 21Warner Bros.
24Booty Call$20,050,3761,272$20,050,376Feb 28Sony Pictures Releasing
25Beavis and Butt-Head Do America$19,719,7442,417$63,118,386Dec 20Paramount Pictures
26The People vs. Larry Flynt$19,481,4391,233$20,300,385Dec 27Sony Pictures Releasing
27Mother$18,917,158735$19,145,198Dec 27Paramount Pictures
28That Darn Cat$18,301,6101,891$18,301,610Feb 14Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
29The Preacher's Wife$18,125,6652,008$48,102,795Dec 13Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
30Sling Blade$15,402,5031,020$24,444,121Nov 29Miramax
31First Strike$15,318,8631,344$15,318,863Jan 10New Line Cinema
32The Devil's Own$14,523,6462,504$42,868,348Mar 28Sony Pictures Releasing
33In Love and War$14,477,1191,612$14,481,231Dec 18New Line Cinema
34Rosewood$13,130,349991$13,130,349Feb 21Warner Bros.
35Ghosts of Mississippi$12,782,8121,268$13,323,144Dec 20Sony Pictures Releasing
36Secrets & Lies$12,670,886296$13,417,292Sep 28October Films
37Marvin's Room$12,633,5481,158$12,803,305Dec 20Miramax
38Turbulence$11,538,2352,094$11,538,235Jan 10Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
39The Beautician and the Beast$11,486,8801,801$11,486,880Feb 7Paramount Pictures
40Love Jones$11,379,808821$12,479,335Mar 14New Line Cinema
41Ransom$10,990,6312,768$136,492,681Nov 8Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
42Mars Attacks!$10,160,7261,955$37,771,017Dec 13Warner Bros.
43My Fellow Americans$10,116,0541,915$22,313,201Dec 20Warner Bros.
44Everyone Says I Love You$9,627,522276$9,759,200Dec 6Miramax
45Fierce Creatures$9,381,2601,620$9,381,260Jan 24Universal Pictures
46Space Jam$7,584,5012,650$90,418,342Nov 15Warner Bros.
47Zeus and Roxanne$7,233,3241,745$7,233,324Jan 24Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
48Daylight$7,153,1302,189$33,023,469Dec 6Universal Pictures
49The Evening Star$6,597,0301,268$12,767,815Dec 27Paramount Pictures
50Jingle All the Way$6,492,5132,404$60,592,389Nov 22Twentieth Century Fox
51Star Trek: First Contact$6,035,9042,812$92,027,888Nov 22Paramount Pictures
52Gridlock'd$5,571,205743$5,571,205Jan 31Gramercy Pictures (I)
53Dangerous Ground$5,303,931808$5,303,931Feb 14New Line Cinema
54Romeo + Juliet$4,683,2621,963$46,351,345Nov 1Twentieth Century Fox
55Hamlet$4,560,83593$4,708,156Dec 27Sony Pictures Releasing
56The Crucible$4,523,171344$7,343,114Nov 29Twentieth Century Fox
57Meet Wally Sparks$4,073,5821,552$4,073,582Jan 31Trimark Pictures
58Lost Highway$3,675,201337$3,675,201Feb 21October Films
59The Pest$3,600,6161,205$3,600,616Feb 7Sony Pictures Releasing
60The Portrait of a Lady$3,558,031570$3,692,836Dec 27Gramercy Pictures (I)
61Kolya$3,537,272128$5,770,254Jan 17Miramax
62The Sixth Man$3,441,0721,231$14,772,788Mar 28Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
63Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie$2,630,9482,113$8,363,899Mar 28Twentieth Century Fox
64Cats Don't Dance$2,626,8561,252$3,566,637Mar 28Warner Bros.
65Smilla's Sense of Snow$2,373,011135$2,372,903Feb 28Fox Searchlight Pictures
66Shadow Conspiracy$2,312,463837$2,312,463Jan 31Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
67B*A*P*S$2,202,3161,204$7,246,735Mar 28New Line Cinema
68Crash$1,613,674339$2,664,812Oct 4Fine Line Features
69Rhyme & Reason$1,608,277280$1,608,277Mar 7Miramax
70City of Industry$1,568,258441$1,568,258Mar 14Orion Pictures
71The Godfather
1997 Re-release
$1,267,49040$1,267,490Mar 21Paramount Pictures
72Blood and Wine$1,094,668166$1,094,668Feb 21Fox Searchlight Pictures
73Prisoner of the Mountains$790,07836$790,078Jan 31Orion Classics
74SubUrbia$656,74724$656,747Feb 7Sony Pictures Classics
75Prefontaine$589,304201$589,304Jan 24Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
76Fargo$528,657716$24,611,975Mar 8Gramercy Pictures (I)
77Some Mother's Son$525,18135$671,437Dec 27Sony Pictures Releasing
78Touch$387,06951$387,069Feb 14Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
79The Whole Wide World$363,19420$375,757Dec 20Sony Pictures Classics
80Albino Alligator$339,37912$339,379Jan 17Miramax
81The Graduate
1997 Re-release
$259,2792$259,279Feb 14Strand Releasing
82Hard Eight$222,55929$222,559Feb 28The Samuel Goldwyn Company
83Unhook the Stars$221,80120$272,542Nov 1Miramax
84Hotel de Love$165,84542$165,845Feb 7-
85Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern$140,0008$140,000Jan 3Artistic License
86Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love$127,90281$4,109,095Feb 28Trimark Pictures
87Boys Life 2$86,6036$532,654Mar 7Strand Releasing
88The Daytrippers$59,43052$2,099,677Mar 5Sony Pictures Releasing
89The Substance of Fire$56,21111$31,638Mar 14Miramax
90Waiting for Guffman$55,70059$2,923,982Jan 31Sony Pictures Classics
91Reggie's Prayer$52,6651$52,665Jan 24Arrow Releasing
92Follow Me Home$52,1553$52,155Feb 28-
93Johns$50,7898$50,789Jan 31First Look International
94Mandela$42,0568$42,056Mar 21Palm Pictures
95Good Luck$39,962106$39,962Mar 7-
96Drunks$38,2682$38,268Mar 14Northern Arts Entertainment
97Koyla$37,7953$37,795Jan 24Miramax
98Gray's Anatomy$29,0901$29,090Mar 19Northern Arts Entertainment
99Love and Other Catastrophes$22,80732$294,212Mar 28Fox Searchlight Pictures
100The Eighth Day$19,9835$416,401Mar 7Gramercy Pictures (I)
101Independence Day$13,1782,977$306,169,268Jul 3Twentieth Century Fox
102Waco: The Rules of Engagement$8,0475$142,193Feb 28-