Domestic 1997 Weekend 7

February 14-17, 1997 - Presidents' Day weekend (US)

Key:New This Week

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
1997 Special Edition
$21,370,589-2,104-$10,157$98,631,380-Twentieth Century Fox
2-Absolute Power$16,770,220-2,568-$6,530$16,770,2201Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
3-Dante's Peak$13,662,270-2,727-$5,010$36,271,1001Universal Pictures
4-Vegas Vacation$12,837,927-2,054-$6,250$12,837,9271Warner Bros.
5-Fools Rush In$9,714,940-1,674-$5,803$9,714,9401Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
6-That Darn Cat$6,424,617-1,891-$3,397$6,424,6171Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
7-Jerry Maguire$5,205,845-1,730-$3,009$127,708,151-Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
8-The English Patient$4,585,551-1,115-$4,112$47,738,423-Miramax
9-Shine$3,515,584-851-$4,131$20,024,158-Fine Line Features
10-Scream$3,261,988-1,431-$2,279$79,108,017-Dimension Films
11-The Beautician and the Beast$3,184,165-1,801-$1,767$8,221,3691Paramount Pictures
12-Dangerous Ground$2,647,745-808-$3,276$2,647,7451New Line Cinema
13-Evita$2,524,722-956-$2,640$44,436,127-Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
14-Mother$1,323,578-735-$1,800$16,792,504-Paramount Pictures
15-Michael$1,235,622-946-$1,306$84,741,079-New Line Cinema
16-Metro$1,082,570-881-$1,228$30,145,797-Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
17-Beverly Hills Ninja$942,115-1,065-$884$28,412,600-Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
18-Ransom$863,418-601-$1,436$133,504,875-Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
19-The Pest$827,341-1,168-$708$3,002,4721Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
20-Space Jam$771,666-786-$981$88,863,156-Warner Bros.
21-Everyone Says I Love You$740,497-223-$3,320$7,753,317-Miramax
22-In Love and War$632,460-944-$669$14,022,594-New Line Cinema
23-Sling Blade$559,532-63-$8,881$1,115,712-Miramax
24-Secrets & Lies$550,999-162-$3,401$8,147,277-October Films
25-The Relic$527,374-640-$824$32,191,622-Paramount Pictures
26-Hamlet$526,300-92-$5,720$2,758,109-Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
27-Touch$195,236-51-$3,828$195,2361Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
28-The Graduate
1997 Re-release
$37,948-2-$18,974$37,9481Strand Releasing
29-Fargo$28,504-52-$548$24,111,822-Gramercy Pictures (I)