Domestic Box Office For Q3 1997

Q3 1997 runs Jul 1-Sep 30

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Men in Black$242,218,1933,180$250,690,539Jul 2Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
2Air Force One$168,071,4772,981$172,956,409Jul 25Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
3George of the Jungle$105,263,2572,616$105,263,257Jul 18-
4Contact$94,977,2422,314$100,920,329Jul 11Warner Bros.
5Face/Off$92,016,6862,851$112,276,146Jun 27Paramount Pictures
6My Best Friend's Wedding$79,053,8862,376$127,120,029Jun 20Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
7Hercules$76,546,1202,930$99,112,101Jun 15-
8Conspiracy Theory$75,982,8342,806$75,982,834Aug 8Warner Bros.
9Spawn$54,870,1752,604$54,870,175Aug 1New Line Cinema
10G.I. Jane$46,823,3642,043$48,169,156Aug 22-
11Cop Land$44,862,1872,233$44,862,187Aug 15Miramax
12Nothing to Lose$44,480,0391,888$44,480,039Jul 18-
13Money Talks$39,889,3462,033$40,922,619Aug 22New Line Cinema
14The Game$35,403,0792,521$48,323,648Sep 12PolyGram
15Picture Perfect$31,407,8731,727$31,407,873Aug 1Twentieth Century Fox
16Batman & Robin$29,852,3462,942$107,325,195Jun 20Warner Bros.
17In & Out$29,114,8992,452$63,856,929Sep 19Paramount Pictures
18Out to Sea$28,011,8091,736$29,022,252Jul 4Twentieth Century Fox
19Event Horizon$26,673,2422,328$26,673,242Aug 15Paramount Pictures
20Mimic$25,480,4902,255$25,480,490Aug 22Miramax
21Good Burger$23,712,9931,893$23,712,993Jul 25Paramount Pictures
22Hoodlum$23,499,1022,020$23,499,102Aug 29Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
23Air Bud$23,144,4991,795$23,144,499Aug 1-
24Con Air$21,595,3312,941$101,117,573Jun 6-
25Fire Down Below$16,228,4482,350$16,228,448Sep 5Warner Bros.
26The Lost World: Jurassic Park$14,931,0603,565$229,086,679May 23Universal Pictures
27Excess Baggage$14,515,4902,211$14,515,490Aug 29Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
28The Peacemaker$14,235,7612,420$41,263,140Sep 26DreamWorks Distribution
29How to Be a Player$14,009,368756$14,009,368Aug 8Gramercy Pictures (I)
30The Full Monty$13,358,023783$45,950,122Aug 15Fox Searchlight Pictures
31L.A. Confidential$11,425,7541,625$64,616,940Sep 19Warner Bros.
32Speed 2: Cruise Control$11,245,1262,625$48,608,066Jun 13Twentieth Century Fox
33Leave It to Beaver$10,925,0601,885$10,925,060Aug 22Universal Pictures
34Wishmaster$10,634,4512,502$15,738,769Sep 19-
35Operation Condor$10,405,3941,532$10,405,394Jul 18Miramax
36Soul Food$10,233,6351,350$43,700,855Sep 26Twentieth Century Fox
37A Simple Wish$8,345,0561,699$8,345,056Jul 11Universal Pictures
38Ulee's Gold$8,072,372350$9,161,691Jun 13Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
39Liar Liar$8,028,6452,909$181,410,615Mar 21Universal Pictures
40Anaconda$7,566,2662,456$65,885,767Apr 11Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
41The Edge$7,307,7152,355$27,873,386Sep 26Twentieth Century Fox
42She's So Lovely$7,281,450844$7,281,450Aug 27Miramax
43Wild America$6,734,6171,812$7,342,923Jul 4Warner Bros.
44A Thousand Acres$6,350,2181,228$7,936,780Sep 19-
45Kull the Conqueror$6,112,6132,091$6,112,613Aug 29Universal Pictures
46One Eight Seven$5,727,1301,121$5,727,130Jul 30Warner Bros.
47Free Willy 3: The Rescue$3,446,5391,258$3,446,539Aug 8Warner Bros.
48A Smile Like Yours$3,330,352582$3,330,352Aug 22Paramount Pictures
49The Fifth Element$3,105,7482,500$63,820,180May 9Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
50In the Company of Men$2,515,902108$2,804,473Aug 1Sony Pictures Classics
51Career Girls$2,416,734148$2,416,734Aug 8October Films
52Masterminds$1,935,5391,186$1,935,539Aug 22Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
53Steel$1,710,9721,260$1,710,972Aug 15Warner Bros.
54Brassed Off$1,251,222231$2,576,331May 23Miramax
55Temptress Moon$1,001,72446$1,100,788Jun 13Miramax
56Mrs. Brown$839,767432$9,229,808Jul 18Miramax
57Dirty Dancing
1997 Re-release
$507,89254$507,892Aug 22-
58Pippi Longstocking$505,33573$505,335Aug 22-
59Dream with the Fishes$493,87932$543,708Jun 20Sony Pictures Classics
60Flamenco$448,6526$480,941Apr 25New Yorker Films
61The Swan Princess: Escape from Castle Mountain$273,64497$273,644Jul 18-
62Irma Vep$259,5456$282,310Apr 30Zeitgeist Films
63Bliss$204,94412$294,064Jun 6Triumph Releasing Corporation
64Latin Boys Go to Hell$199,0333$199,033Sep 5Strand Releasing
65Paperback Romance$151,06828$151,068Aug 15Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
66Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation
1997 Re-release
$141,62623$141,626Aug 29Lionsgate
67The Assignment$127,45034$332,597Sep 26Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
68The Ice Storm$97,605230$8,038,061Sep 27Fox Searchlight Pictures
69Different for Girls$75,01216$300,645Sep 12First Look International
70Star Maps$63,47739$661,465Jul 23Fox Searchlight Pictures
71The Long Way Home$60,5097$60,509Sep 17Seventh Art Releasing
72The Myth of Fingerprints$53,85250$523,025Sep 17Sony Pictures Classics
73This World, Then the Fireworks$51,6185$51,618Jul 11Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
74Hamsun$50,0001$50,000Aug 6First Run
75Bandwagon$44,54412$44,544Sep 12Lionsgate
764 Little Girls$31,7514$130,146Jul 9-
77Soul in the Hole$30,6976$30,697Aug 8-
78Going All the Way$29,76017$113,069Sep 19Gramercy Pictures (I)
79The Winner$26,0043$26,004Jul 25Artisan Entertainment
80Fall$22,0643$51,266Jun 20-
81Trojan Eddie$21,2642$21,264Aug 29Castle Hill Productions
82Head Above Water$16,87110$32,212Jun 25Fine Line Features
83Guantanamera$11,60412$903,840Jul 4Lionsgate
84Beyond Barbed Wire$3,1091$3,109Jul 18-
85Trojan War$2201$309Sep 26Warner Bros.