Domestic 2003 Weekend 51

December 19-21, 2003

Key:New This WeekEstimated

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$72,629,713-3,703-$19,613$124,100,5341New Line Cinema
2-Mona Lisa Smile$11,528,498-2,677-$4,306$11,528,4981Revolution Studios
31Something's Gotta Give$11,416,793-28.9%2,677-$4,264$33,429,8332Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
42The Last Samurai$7,769,301-44.8%2,938+30$2,644$59,487,1663Warner Bros.
53Stuck on You$5,284,023-43.9%3,007+4$1,757$16,983,9062Twentieth Century Fox
6-Elf$5,000,000-19.4%2,451-425$2,039$154,300,0007New Line Cinema
7-Bad Santa$4,300,000-30.6%2,225-315$1,932$42,100,0004Dimension Films
87The Haunted Mansion$3,928,641-36%2,414-587$1,627$58,802,4624-
94Love Don't Cost a Thing$3,750,265-40.6%1,844-$2,033$11,192,3002Warner Bros.
108Honey$2,708,610-44.3%1,824-148$1,484$23,596,3153Universal Pictures
119The Cat in the Hat$2,311,890-44.5%2,121-834$1,090$93,924,7055Universal Pictures
1211Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World$1,500,514-37%1,050-573$1,429$78,522,1246Twentieth Century Fox
1310Gothika$1,230,085-54.9%1,055-751$1,165$56,099,3605Warner Bros.
1412Love Actually$1,145,395-45.8%902-664$1,269$54,184,8107Universal Pictures
1520In America$505,989+83.7%146+99$3,465$1,422,9804Fox Searchlight Pictures
1617Brother Bear$451,406-31.1%724-307$623$81,110,6289-
1713The Missing$415,502-72.6%605-1,478$686$25,547,0574Revolution Studios
1821Santa vs. the Snowman 3D
2003 Re-release
$326,353+20.2%46-$7,094$2,023,0148IMAX
1918Mystic River$305,385-23.2%302-108$1,011$52,989,08311Warner Bros.
2046The Cooler$284,871+527.2%70+59$4,069$678,5554Lionsgate
2116The Matrix Revolutions$271,473-62.4%272-361$998$137,440,7477Warner Bros.
2223Lost in Translation$263,089+21.2%130-18$2,023$30,032,13415Focus Features
23-21 Grams$259,484-19.4%71-3$3,654$3,308,6915Focus Features
2434School of Rock$238,557+180.2%375+223$636$79,268,94112Paramount Pictures
2527Radio$176,389+13.6%308+23$572$51,080,6479Revolution Studios
2624Big Fish$164,641-20.6%6-$27,440$562,5252Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
2725The Station Agent$152,548-26.3%176-13$866$4,130,98112Miramax
28-Calendar Girls$151,393-24-$6,308$151,3931-
2914Timeline$135,474-84.4%620-1,295$218$18,886,3624Paramount Pictures
3028Red Nose$116,397-22.7%69-7$1,686$1,043,9394Christal Films
3122Looney Tunes: Back in Action$107,577-53.5%253-202$425$19,903,7646Warner Bros.
3226Kal ho naa ho$94,543-41.2%37-6$2,555$1,787,3784Yash Raj Films
3329Freaky Friday$94,462-36.8%173-71$546$109,888,96420-
3431Runaway Jury$86,872-30.4%168-89$517$48,767,85210Twentieth Century Fox
3530Blizzard$83,279-42.8%136-$612$267,5012Alliance Atlantis Vivafilm
3650The Barbarian Invasions
2003 Re-release
$77,513+107.8%41+30$1,890$433,1995Miramax
3732Girl with a Pearl Earring$71,051-20.6%8+1$8,881$205,6402Lionsgate
3847The Triplets of Belleville$65,648+46.5%15+9$4,376$391,7194Sony Pictures Classics
3944Space Station 3D$59,069+10.1%18-1$3,281$45,748,26088IMAX
4039The Texas Chainsaw Massacre$54,403-26.1%113-52$481$80,148,26110New Line Cinema
41-Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.$48,772-17-$2,868$48,7721Eros International
42-Annie Brocoli dans les fonds marins$48,174-55-$875$48,1741-
43-House of Sand and Fog$45,572-2-$22,786$45,5721DreamWorks Distribution
4440Pieces of April$43,978-38.1%70-31$628$2,313,44310United Artists
4538Kill Bill: Vol. 1$43,141-46.4%64-49$674$69,508,79111Miramax
46-The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara$41,449-3-$13,816$41,4491Sony Pictures Classics
4737The Human Stain$41,232-50.4%68-76$606$5,311,5268Miramax
4835Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$40,528-52.2%124-89$326$305,343,25224-
4942Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over$39,183-39.8%128-80$306$111,547,51022Dimension Films
50-Alexandra's Project$37,078-10-$3,707$37,0781Alliance Atlantis Vivafilm
5136Scary Movie 3$35,328-57.5%121-107$291$109,065,3319Dimension Films
5233Shattered Glass$34,236-61.1%62-61$552$1,998,8558Lionsgate
5341The Visual Bible: The Gospel of John$29,729-57%43-37$691$3,044,85413THINKFilm
5445Intolerable Cruelty$26,759-45.9%59-98$453$35,215,69911Universal Pictures
5555Bubba Ho-Tep$25,324-12.7%17-2$1,489$1,154,79114Vitagraph Films
5651The Statement$24,042-35.4%7-$3,434$81,6632Sony Pictures Classics
5749Elephant$23,718-38.2%33-3$718$1,189,2079Fine Line Features
5859The Piano Player$22,259-11.8%16+1$1,391$348,93727Menemsha Films
5954Under the Tuscan Sun$20,027-43.3%60-35$333$42,976,43213-
60-The Hebrew Hammer$19,539-8-$2,442$19,5391Strand Releasing
6153Once Upon a Time in Mexico$19,096-47%56-38$341$56,330,65715Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
6265Bugs!$18,251-2.8%16-1$1,140$4,266,42641SK Films
6352Secondhand Lions$18,062-51.1%57-46$316$42,023,71514New Line Cinema
6471Tupac: Resurrection$18,042+60.2%110+71$164$7,707,5636Paramount Pictures
6558The Fighting Temptations$16,839-35.1%69-$244$30,238,57714Paramount Pictures
6661My Architect$16,185-29.1%2-$8,092$278,7136New Yorker Films
6756Out of Time$15,121-44.9%47-11$321$41,025,60312Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
6857Pride and Prejudice$14,312-46.4%9-9$1,590$107,8723Excel Entertainment
6963Sylvia$14,149-36.7%24-17$589$1,302,24210Focus Features
7064Haunted Castle$14,000-35.6%5-$2,800$7,936,186148-
7177T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous$11,850+27.2%4-2$2,962$46,760,221270IMAX
7267To Be and to Have$11,082-31.9%10-4$1,108$511,71714New Yorker Films
7362Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion$10,464-53.9%12-3$872$347,43714Artistic License
7470The Revolution Will Not Be Televised$9,157-19.5%8-$1,144$153,8599Vitagraph Films
7578The Bread, My Sweet$7,956-6.4%6-$1,326$971,125153Panorama Entertainment
7668Die, Mommie, Die!$7,697-46.9%12-5$641$320,0928Sundance Film Series
7775Ghosts of the Abyss$7,608-21.3%8+1$951$15,212,53437-
7894What Alice Found$7,484+151.9%3+2$2,494$22,7903Castle Hill Productions
7966Good Boy$7,396-57.6%60-57$123$37,639,63511Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
8092Rivers and Tides: Andy Goldsworthy Working with Time$6,746+78.9%7+4$963$2,183,79078Roxie Releasing
8190Galapagos$5,666+43.2%5+1$1,133$14,250,852217IMAX
8269The Animation Show$5,194-59.6%5-2$1,038$293,14516-
8388Bus 174$4,389+2.7%5+2$877$158,56311THINKFilm
8489The Gatekeeper$3,814-9.5%2-$1,907$157,91435-
8573City of God$3,810-62.5%6+1$635$4,775,06749Miramax
8676Dirty Pretty Things$3,720-60.5%11+2$338$8,058,63423Miramax
8780The Holy Land$3,091-54.2%3-2$1,030$593,94524-
8881Yossi & Jagger$2,662-60.2%1-2$2,662$183,19513Strand Releasing
8986The Singing Detective$2,167-55.8%11-5$197$323,7969Paramount Classics
9074Party Monster$2,164-78.6%4-6$541$725,08017Strand Releasing
91-The Butterfly
2003 Re-release
$1,906-1-$1,906$1,9061First Run
9291Seducing Doctor Lewis$1,752-54%2-$876$8,009,73624Odeon
93101Monty Python and the Holy Grail
2001 Re-release
$1,614-22.1%1-$1,614$1,821,082132Rainbow Releasing
94100Bonhoeffer$1,532-27.6%2-$766$266,12127First Run
95-Northfork$1,500-2+1$750$1,419,84424Paramount Classics
96114Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun$1,354+29.6%1-$1,354$18,798,021337Sony Pictures Classics
97104The Secret Lives of Dentists$1,309-27.2%2-1$654$3,705,68621-
9879AKA$1,125-85.1%1-2$1,125$12,9672Empire Pictures Inc.
99108Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man$943-37.2%2-$471$15,602,684190Sony Pictures Classics
100-Girlhood$812-2-$406$28,7678Wellspring Media
10195Autumn Spring
2003 Re-release
$808-72.3%2-2$404$90,30318First Look International
102102Carnage$668-66.4%2-1$334$52,02716Wellspring Media
10396Gaz Bar Blues$646-77.8%1-$646$884,66416Odeon
10487The Flower of Evil$633-86%3-7$211$176,83711Palm Pictures
105105In My Skin$623-63.8%2-1$311$25,9347Wellspring Media
106107The Embalmer$571-63%2-$285$55,60623First Run
107119Hukkle$556-13%1-1$556$11,4876Shadow Distribution
10843The Legend of Johnny Lingo$502-99.1%3-3$167$972,00117Innovation Film Group (IFG)
10998The Weather Underground$449-82.1%2-5$224$494,12529Shadow Distribution
110-Seaside$444-1-$444$13,59520First Run
111-Venus Boyz
2003 Re-release
$438-1-$438$15,00218First Run
112118Demonlover$431-36.2%1-1$431$226,83914Palm Pictures
1131039 Dead Gay Guys$403-77.9%1-1$403$23,33010TLA Releasing
114122Encounter in the Third Dimension$400-20%1-$400$6,953,495252-
115115Red Betsy$348-66%1-1$348$164,52014Lang Films
116-Forget Baghdad: Jews and Arabs - The Iraqi Connection$306-1-$306$3,7413Arab Film Distribution
11793The Cremaster Cycle$296-91.8%1-$296$513,96135Palm Pictures
118124Alien Adventure$250-16.7%1-$250$4,318,884227-
119116China: The Panda Adventure$222-75.8%1-1$222$3,680,570133IMAX
120127Apollo 13
The IMAX Experience
$219+204.2%1-$219$1,722,57966IMAX
121117The Book of Mormon Movie, Volume 1: The Journey$117-86.6%1-2$117$1,124,50215-