Domestic 1997 Weekend 32

August 8-10, 1997

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RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-Conspiracy Theory$19,313,566-2,806-$6,882$19,313,5661Warner Bros.
21Air Force One$17,827,096-30.7%2,981+62$5,980$110,582,8003Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
32Spawn$8,949,953-54.7%2,604+68$3,437$37,698,6602New Line Cinema
43George of the Jungle$6,316,178-28.8%2,616+11$2,414$75,922,7544-
54Men in Black$5,652,350-29.4%2,653-279$2,130$218,004,9406Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
65Picture Perfect$5,004,163-35.9%1,727+20$2,897$17,471,9682Twentieth Century Fox
76Contact$4,478,753-28.3%2,016-194$2,221$83,356,7765Warner Bros.
814How to Be a Player$4,206,656+541.5%751-$5,601$5,736,6921Gramercy Pictures (I)
97Air Bud$3,544,695-27.3%1,729-66$2,050$11,851,7012-
108Nothing to Lose$2,846,109-36.6%1,470-330$1,936$37,320,2394-
1111My Best Friend's Wedding$2,207,569-29.3%1,462-285$1,509$113,110,0068Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
129Face/Off$2,112,012-43.8%1,542-346$1,369$105,666,2047Paramount Pictures
1310Good Burger$1,903,240-46.7%1,893-$1,005$18,081,5973Paramount Pictures
1420The Lost World: Jurassic Park$1,054,105+307%830+487$1,270$225,098,32912Universal Pictures
15-Free Willy 3: The Rescue$992,651-1,258-$789$992,6511Warner Bros.
1612One Eight Seven$829,515-62.7%1,102-19$752$4,755,2482Warner Bros.
1717Liar Liar$294,455-22.7%329-114$895$179,488,55521Universal Pictures
1815Con Air$279,388-39.9%318-146$878$96,326,58110-
1918The Fifth Element$165,754-49.4%345-255$480$62,717,50314Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
2021In the Company of Men$150,889+50.9%14+6$10,777$345,0462Sony Pictures Classics
2119Batman & Robin$149,408-51.3%210-238$711$105,506,1358Warner Bros.
22-Career Girls$93,303-8-$11,662$93,3031October Films
23-Soul in the Hole$14,077-6-$2,346$14,0771N/A
2422Hamsun$7,529+593.3%1-$7,529$10,0631First Run