Domestic 1997 Weekend 42

October 17-19, 1997

Key:New This Week

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-I Know What You Did Last Summer$15,818,645-2,524-$6,267$15,818,6451Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
2-The Devil's Advocate$12,170,536-2,161-$5,631$12,170,5361Warner Bros.
31Kiss the Girls$6,975,730-37.3%2,385+83$2,924$39,219,8603Paramount Pictures
42Seven Years in Tibet$6,412,250-36%2,103-$3,049$19,752,3652Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
54In & Out$3,713,247-32.2%2,315-137$1,603$53,147,6455Paramount Pictures
63Soul Food$3,312,268-41.1%1,213-72$2,730$35,170,4364Twentieth Century Fox
76RocketMan$2,987,753-33.2%1,839+3$1,624$8,652,7852-
85The Peacemaker$2,671,106-48.7%1,983-437$1,347$35,747,7504DreamWorks Distribution
97L.A. Confidential$2,543,752-30.6%1,345-280$1,891$26,864,0375Warner Bros.
10-Bean$2,255,233-242-$9,319$2,255,2331Gramercy Pictures (I)
11-Playing God$1,937,374-1,479-$1,309$1,937,3741-
1212The Full Monty$1,734,066-8.8%644-26$2,692$22,389,35410Fox Searchlight Pictures
138The Edge$1,672,729-51.8%1,588-612$1,053$23,095,4704Twentieth Century Fox
149Most Wanted$1,055,501-62.8%2,098-$503$4,843,9012New Line Cinema
1511The Game$1,010,118-51%1,185-619$852$44,869,0456PolyGram
1619Boogie Nights$869,146+1,632.5%30+28$28,971$1,025,6712New Line Cinema
1714Men in Black$301,530-32%478-199$630$244,064,36516Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
1815Air Force One$169,478-45%333-188$508$169,792,83413Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
1917The House of Yes$111,202+75.8%25+21$4,448$203,7032Miramax
2021The Sweet Hereafter$47,286+51.8%8+6$5,910$143,2742Fine Line Features
21-Happy Together$12,360-1-$12,360$29,6322Kino International
22-Telling Lies in America$11,470-2-$5,735$11,4701Banner Entertainment
23-Breaking Up$4,493-2-$2,246$4,4931Warner Bros.