Domestic Box Office For Holiday Season 1996

Holiday Season 1996 is November 1-January 2, 1997.

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Ransom$126,919,0842,768$136,492,681Nov 8Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
2101 Dalmatians$114,446,1582,901$136,189,294Nov 27Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
3Star Trek: First Contact$87,368,1882,812$92,027,888Nov 22Paramount Pictures
4Space Jam$84,043,4812,650$90,418,342Nov 15Warner Bros.
5Jerry Maguire$70,976,2102,531$153,952,592Dec 13Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
6Jingle All the Way$55,637,3582,404$60,592,389Nov 22Twentieth Century Fox
7Beavis and Butt-Head Do America$48,394,0022,417$63,118,386Dec 20Paramount Pictures
8Romeo + Juliet$44,194,5871,963$46,351,345Nov 1Twentieth Century Fox
9The Mirror Has Two Faces$41,083,8642,489$41,083,864Nov 15Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
10Michael$40,588,6382,325$95,318,203Dec 25New Line Cinema
11Set It Off$36,461,1391,016$36,461,139Nov 8New Line Cinema
12The Preacher's Wife$33,730,0422,008$48,102,795Dec 13Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
13Mars Attacks!$30,346,1871,955$37,771,017Dec 13Warner Bros.
14Scream$29,068,6421,994$103,046,663Dec 20Dimension Films
15Daylight$27,308,4152,189$33,023,469Dec 6Universal Pictures
16One Fine Day$26,028,0381,975$46,151,454Dec 20Twentieth Century Fox
17The English Patient$25,274,6691,409$78,676,425Nov 15Miramax
18Sleepers$23,781,9292,080$53,315,285Oct 18Warner Bros.
19The First Wives Club$15,309,8862,406$105,489,203Sep 20Paramount Pictures
20My Fellow Americans$14,674,2611,915$22,313,201Dec 20Warner Bros.
21High School High$13,700,8562,146$21,302,121Oct 25Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
22The Ghost and the Darkness$10,500,2152,202$38,619,405Oct 11Paramount Pictures
23Larger Than Life$8,315,6932,433$8,315,693Nov 1Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
24Thinner$8,020,6362,009$15,315,484Oct 25Paramount Pictures
25The Evening Star$7,852,6971,268$12,767,815Dec 27Paramount Pictures
26The Associate$7,298,2381,781$12,844,057Oct 25Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
27Michael Collins$7,235,024878$11,092,559Oct 11Warner Bros.
28Dear God$7,138,5231,774$7,138,523Nov 1Paramount Pictures
29The Long Kiss Goodnight$6,908,0312,404$33,447,612Oct 11New Line Cinema
30Big Night$6,511,219336$12,008,376Sep 20The Samuel Goldwyn Company
31Fly Away Home$5,385,0391,401$25,143,818Sep 13Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
32Independence Day$4,881,4892,977$306,169,268Jul 3Twentieth Century Fox
33That Thing You Do!$4,874,8451,887$25,857,416Oct 4Twentieth Century Fox
34Shine$4,602,5571,050$35,892,330Nov 22Fine Line Features
35Swingers$4,229,405160$4,555,020Oct 18Miramax
36The Crucible$3,296,096344$7,343,114Nov 29Twentieth Century Fox
37To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday$2,020,428807$4,189,233Oct 18Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
38Microcosmos$1,369,76543$1,433,210Oct 9Miramax
39The Funeral$1,227,32470$1,227,324Nov 1October Films
40Evita$1,161,0771,045$50,047,179Dec 25Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
41The People vs. Larry Flynt$1,146,5221,233$20,300,385Dec 27Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
42Bad Moon$1,055,525825$1,055,525Nov 1Warner Bros.
43Surviving Picasso$625,04349$2,021,348Sep 20Warner Bros.
44Ghosts of Mississippi$605,9121,268$13,323,144Dec 20Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
45Twelfth Night$540,49431$588,621Oct 25Fine Line Features
46American Buffalo$449,08973$665,450Sep 13The Samuel Goldwyn Company
47Bitter Sugar$409,41412$450,060Oct 11First Look International
48Mother Night$403,70130$403,701Nov 1Fine Line Features
49Jude$361,34920$409,144Oct 18Gramercy Pictures (I)
50Palookaville$332,28324$365,284Oct 25The Samuel Goldwyn Company
51Paraíso Perdido$254,55011$272,750Sep 20-
52Mother$228,040735$19,145,198Dec 27Paramount Pictures
53Santa with Muscles$220,19898$220,198Nov 8-
54The Grass Harp$212,83448$559,771Oct 11Fine Line Features
55Some Mother's Son$195,54435$671,437Dec 27Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
56The Rock$162,5042,426$134,069,511Jun 7Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
57Hamlet$147,32193$4,708,156Dec 27Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
58The Portrait of a Lady$134,805570$3,692,836Dec 27Gramercy Pictures (I)
59Everyone Says I Love You$131,678276$9,759,200Dec 6Miramax
60Marvin's Room$119,6711,158$12,803,305Dec 20Miramax
61Losing Chase$64,16110$64,161Dec 6-
62Mission: Impossible$52,7573,012$180,981,856May 22Paramount Pictures
63Unhook the Stars$50,74120$272,542Nov 1Miramax
64The War at Home$44,7226$44,722Nov 22Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
65The Line King: The Al Hirschfeld Story$43,0367$50,605Sep 27Castle Hill Productions
66Citizen Ruth$39,69223$285,112Dec 13Miramax
67Sling Blade$36,6441,020$24,444,121Nov 29Miramax
68I'm Not Rappaport$26,0113$26,011Dec 24Gramercy Pictures (I)
69The Secret Agent$25,9097$106,606Nov 8Fox Searchlight Pictures
70Normal Life$18,2572$22,891Oct 25Fine Line Features
71Breathing Room$16,2991$16,299Nov 8Arrow Releasing
72The Whole Wide World$12,56320$375,757Dec 20Sony Pictures Classics
73Zero Kelvin$10,4931$10,493Nov 27Kino International
74Blue Juice$4,5352$4,535Nov 13-
75In Love and War$4,1121,612$14,481,231Dec 18New Line Cinema