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ALL RELEASES WIDE RELEASES LIMITED RELEASES CALENDAR GROSSES

INDEX BY SEASON | INDEX BY YEAR | SEASON-TO-DATE
 

2019 - 2018 - 2017 - 2016 - 2015 - 2014 - 2013 - 2012 - 2011 - 2010
2009 - 2008 - 2007 - 2006 - 2005 - 2004 - 2003 - 2002 - 2001 - 2000
1999 - 1998 - 1997 - 1996 - 1995 - 1994 - 1993 - 1992 - 1991 - 1990
1989 - 1988 - 1987 - 1986 - 1985 - 1984 - 1983 - 1982

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Note: The Winter Season is defined as the first day after New Year's week or weekend through the Thursday before the first Friday in March)

#1–80
RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Gross / TheatersTotal Gross / % of TotalOpen
1Star Wars (Special Edition)Fox$126,676,5862,375$138,257,86591.6%1/31/97
2Jerry MaguireSony$64,876,6492,531$153,952,59242.1%12/13/96
3ScreamDim.$54,600,2211,994$103,046,66353.0%12/20/96
4Dante's PeakUni.$53,577,9452,761$67,127,76079.8%2/7/97
5MichaelNL$47,086,5422,325$95,318,20349.4%12/25/96
6EvitaBV$46,625,7441,045$50,047,17993.2%12/25/96
7The Empire Strikes Back (Special Edition)Fox$43,691,3372,112$67,597,69464.6%2/21/97
8Absolute PowerSony$38,361,0872,568$50,068,31076.6%2/14/97
9The RelicPar.$33,956,6082,128$33,956,608100.0%1/10/97
10MetroBV$30,805,4292,005$32,000,30196.3%1/17/97
11The English PatientMira.$30,266,1861,186$78,676,42538.5%11/15/96
12Beverly Hills NinjaSony$28,855,3882,112$31,480,41891.7%1/17/97
13Vegas VacationWB$28,220,9152,070$36,400,36077.5%2/14/97
14Fools Rush InSony$22,285,8601,701$29,481,42875.6%2/14/97
15ShineFL$21,745,1231,050$35,892,33060.6%11/22/96
16One Fine DayFox$20,123,4161,968$46,151,45443.6%12/20/96
17The People Vs. Larry FlyntSony$19,153,8631,233$20,300,38594.4%12/27/96
18101 Dalmatians (1996)BV$18,240,5262,702$136,189,29413.4%11/27/96
19Mother (1996)Par.$17,958,888735$19,145,19893.8%12/27/96
20Donnie BrascoSony$15,522,9311,503$41,909,76237.0%2/28/97
21Jackie Chan's First StrikeNL$15,318,8631,344$15,318,863100.0%1/10/97
22That Darn CatBV$14,725,2021,891$18,301,61080.5%2/14/97
23Beavis and Butt-Head Do AmericaPar.$14,724,3842,417$63,118,38623.3%12/20/96
24In Love and WarNL$14,477,1191,612$14,481,231100.0%12/18/96
25The Preacher's WifeBV$14,372,7532,001$48,102,79529.9%12/13/96
26Ghosts of MississippiSony$12,557,1581,268$13,323,14494.3%12/20/96
27TurbulenceMGM$11,538,2352,094$11,538,235100.0%1/10/97
28The Beautician and the BeastPar.$10,514,4861,801$11,486,88091.5%2/7/97
29Booty CallSony$9,755,4431,272$20,050,37648.7%2/28/97
30Secrets & LiesOct.$9,494,899296$13,417,29270.8%9/28/96
31Fierce CreaturesUni.$9,381,2601,620$9,381,260100.0%1/24/97
32Everyone Says I Love YouMira.$8,584,551276$9,759,20088.0%12/6/96
33RansomBV$8,055,0571,076$136,492,6815.9%11/8/96
34RosewoodWB$8,054,366991$13,130,34961.3%2/21/97
35My Fellow AmericansWB$7,638,9401,865$22,313,20134.2%12/20/96
36Mars Attacks!WB$7,424,8301,901$37,771,01719.7%12/13/96
37Zeus and RoxanneMGM$7,233,3241,745$7,233,324100.0%1/24/97
38Marvin's RoomMira.$6,143,1181,153$12,803,30548.0%12/20/96
39Space JamWB$5,794,3061,201$90,418,3426.4%11/15/96
40DaylightUni.$5,715,0541,217$33,023,46917.3%12/6/96
41Gridlock'dGram.$5,571,205743$5,571,205100.0%1/31/97
42Jingle All the WayFox$4,955,0311,405$60,592,3898.2%11/22/96
43The Evening StarPar.$4,915,1181,268$12,767,81538.5%12/27/96
44Star Trek: First ContactPar.$4,659,7001,001$92,027,8885.1%11/22/96
45Dangerous GroundNL$4,451,533808$5,303,93183.9%2/14/97
46Meet Wally SparksTrim.$4,073,5821,552$4,073,582100.0%1/31/97
47The CrucibleFox$4,009,993344$7,343,11454.6%11/29/96
48The PestSony$3,600,6161,205$3,600,616100.0%2/7/97
49The Portrait of a LadyGram.$3,558,031570$3,692,83696.3%12/27/96
50Sling BladeMira.$3,526,213154$24,444,12114.4%11/29/96
51Hamlet (1996)Sony$3,464,78093$4,708,15673.6%12/27/96
52Shadow ConspiracyBV$2,312,463837$2,312,463100.0%1/31/97
53Romeo + JulietFox$2,156,758662$46,351,3454.7%11/1/96
54Lost HighwayOct.$1,477,608212$3,675,20140.2%2/21/97
55SubUrbiaSPC$656,74724$656,747100.0%2/7/97
56PrefontaineBV$589,304201$589,304100.0%1/24/97
57Some Mother's SonSony$475,89335$671,43770.9%12/27/96
58Blood and WineFoxS$420,993166$1,094,66838.5%2/21/97
59TouchMGM$387,06951$387,069100.0%2/14/97
60The Whole Wide WorldSPC$363,19420$375,75796.7%12/20/96
61Albino AlligatorMira.$339,37912$339,379100.0%1/17/97
62The Graduate (re-issue)Strand$259,2792$259,279100.0%2/14/97
63Unhook the StarsMira.$221,80120$272,54281.4%11/1/96
64Troublesome Creek: A MidwesternAL$140,0008$140,000100.0%1/3/97
65The Hunchback of Notre DameBV$138,851N/A$100,138,8510.1%6/21/96
66Kama Sutra: A Tale of LoveTrim.$127,90210$4,109,0953.1%2/28/97
67Hotel de LoveLive$120,28542$165,84572.5%2/7/97
68Smilla's Sense of SnowFoxS$107,074135$2,372,9034.5%2/28/97
69Bitter SugarFirst$81,447N/A$450,06018.1%10/11/96
70Hard EightGold.$69,48629$222,55931.2%2/28/97
71Waiting for GuffmanSPC$55,7003$2,923,9821.9%1/31/97
72Reggie's PrayerArro.$52,6651$52,665100.0%1/24/97
73johnsFirst$50,7898$50,789100.0%1/31/97
74KoylaMira.$37,7953$37,795100.0%1/24/97
75FargoGram.$37,41152$24,611,9750.2%3/8/96
76Follow Me HomeNMl.$26,0743$52,15550.0%2/28/97
77Prisoner of the MountainsOrionC$25,8513$790,0783.3%1/31/97
78Independence DayFox$10,34421$306,169,2680.0%7/3/96
79The DaytrippersSony$8,940N/A$2,099,6770.4%3/5/97
80Waco: The Rules of EngagementSom.$8,0471$142,1935.7%2/28/97
Summary of 80 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$1,021,679,543----
Averages:$12,770,994----
#1–80
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