Domestic 2003 Weekend 52

December 26-28, 2003

Key:New This WeekEstimated

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
11The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$50,598,104-30.3%3,703-$13,664$222,268,7082New Line Cinema
2-Cheaper by the Dozen$27,557,647-3,298-$8,355$35,397,2411Twentieth Century Fox
3-Cold Mountain$14,500,000-2,163-$6,703$19,000,0001Miramax
43Something's Gotta Give$13,816,638+21%2,709+32$5,100$55,902,5823Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
5-Paycheck$13,462,374-2,762-$4,874$18,615,2721Paramount Pictures
62Mona Lisa Smile$11,351,439-1.5%2,677-$4,240$31,226,2702Revolution Studios
7-Peter Pan$11,139,495-2,813-$3,960$14,627,6151Universal Pictures
84The Last Samurai$8,326,947+7.2%2,557-381$3,256$74,324,1044Warner Bros.
9-Bad Santa$4,500,000+4.7%1,710-515$2,631$50,900,0005Dimension Films
10-Elf$4,200,000-16%2,015-436$2,084$164,900,0008New Line Cinema
115Stuck on You$3,626,868-31.4%2,400-607$1,511$24,412,3463Twentieth Century Fox
129Love Don't Cost a Thing$2,953,073-21.3%1,133-711$2,606$16,431,1443Warner Bros.
138The Haunted Mansion$2,860,015-27.2%1,622-792$1,763$64,736,1265-
1426Big Fish$2,053,733+1,147.4%124+118$16,562$3,505,1723Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
1543House of Sand and Fog$1,720,438+3,675.2%438+436$3,927$1,811,5372DreamWorks Distribution
1610Honey$1,417,310-47.7%760-1,064$1,864$26,638,6604Universal Pictures
1711The Cat in the Hat$1,260,080-45.5%1,299-822$970$97,011,5106Universal Pictures
18-21 Grams$1,223,891+371.7%291+220$4,205$4,771,8306Focus Features
1912Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World$1,160,829-22.6%751-299$1,545$80,688,2067Twentieth Century Fox
2015In America$1,070,721+111.6%325+179$3,294$2,992,9115Fox Searchlight Pictures
2114Love Actually$828,365-27.7%408-494$2,030$55,885,2408Universal Pictures
22-The Young Black Stallion$629,999-51-$12,352$702,4021-
2313Gothika$607,029-50.7%406-649$1,495$57,455,1806Warner Bros.
2416Brother Bear$506,627+12.2%564-160$898$82,108,94810-
2528Calendar Girls$396,522+161.9%42+18$9,441$749,0282-
2622Lost in Translation$370,468+40.8%117-13$3,166$30,656,29716Focus Features
2719Mystic River$325,183+6.5%201-101$1,617$53,545,61512Warner Bros.
28-The Cooler$308,756+8.4%77+7$4,009$1,195,2745Lionsgate
2924School of Rock$258,440+8.3%279-96$926$79,697,95313Paramount Pictures
3018Santa vs. the Snowman 3D
2003 Re-release
$247,475-24.2%45-1$5,499$2,563,2969IMAX
3121The Matrix Revolutions$244,279-10%116-156$2,105$137,882,8168Warner Bros.
32-LOC: Kargil$223,793-58-$3,858$356,7681Eros International
3339Space Station 3D$207,216+250.8%16-2$12,951$46,042,00689IMAX
3425Radio$206,820+17.3%226-82$915$51,422,38810Revolution Studios
3538The Triplets of Belleville$195,707+198.1%46+31$4,254$636,3835Sony Pictures Classics
3637Girl with a Pearl Earring$188,756+165.7%26+18$7,259$457,7693Lionsgate
3731Looney Tunes: Back in Action$188,405+75.1%336+83$560$20,212,5117Warner Bros.
3830Red Nose$185,395+59.3%58-11$3,196$1,341,2315Christal Films
3951Scary Movie 3$164,287+365%195+74$842$109,271,66910Dimension Films
4017The Missing$134,719-67.6%146-459$922$25,904,9675Revolution Studios
4127The Station Agent$128,341-15.9%123-53$1,043$4,375,22213Miramax
4259Under the Tuscan Sun$101,502+406.8%158+98$642$43,095,54814-
43-The Company$93,776-11-$8,525$128,2701Sony Pictures Classics
4436The Barbarian Invasions
2003 Re-release
$87,936+13.4%54+13$1,628$580,9806Miramax
45-Monster$86,831-4-$21,707$103,5991Newmarket Films
46-Underworld$79,478-103-$771$51,741,63415Screen Gems
4734Runaway Jury$77,726-10.5%107-61$726$48,893,76111Twentieth Century Fox
4833Freaky Friday$73,068-22.6%124-49$589$110,042,38021-
4956The Statement$67,230+179.6%17+10$3,954$183,2763Sony Pictures Classics
5046The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara$58,137+40.3%5+2$11,627$134,1182Sony Pictures Classics
5132Kal ho naa ho$52,013-45%21-16$2,476$1,879,8485Yash Raj Films
5229Timeline$49,665-63.3%320-300$155$19,043,6075Paramount Pictures
5342Annie Brocoli dans les fonds marins$48,638+1%49-6$992$147,7762-
5450Alexandra's Project$43,523+17.4%10-$4,352$104,9392Alliance Atlantis Vivafilm
5545Kill Bill: Vol. 1$35,998-16.6%48-16$749$69,577,34012Miramax
56-Modern Times
2003 Re-release
$35,809-7-$5,115$35,8091Kino International
5740The Texas Chainsaw Massacre$35,264-35.2%51-62$691$80,213,80311New Line Cinema
5835Blizzard$31,985-61.6%88-48$363$385,8103Alliance Atlantis Vivafilm
5949Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over$31,329-20%59-69$531$111,610,32823Dimension Films
6052Shattered Glass$24,974-27.1%35-27$713$2,053,2559Lionsgate
6154Intolerable Cruelty$22,724-15.1%31-28$733$35,254,17612Universal Pictures
6271T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous$21,561+81.9%4-$5,390$46,803,532271IMAX
6366My Architect$19,258+19%3+1$6,419$311,5187New Yorker Films
6444Pieces of April$18,107-58.8%25-45$724$2,360,18411United Artists
6577Ghosts of the Abyss$17,474+129.7%6-2$2,912$15,240,53338-
6657Elephant$13,874-41.5%14-19$991$1,222,42410Fine Line Features
6767Out of Time$13,357-11.7%39-8$342$41,046,76213Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
6847The Human Stain$12,673-69.3%28-40$452$5,344,6609Miramax
6970Haunted Castle$12,000-14.3%5-$2,400$7,951,686149-
7053The Visual Bible: The Gospel of John$11,789-60.3%18-25$654$3,078,72714THINKFilm
7175The Bread, My Sweet$11,583+45.6%6-$1,930$985,927154Panorama Entertainment
7248Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$11,061-72.7%34-90$325$305,388,68525-
7360The Hebrew Hammer$10,369-46.9%5-3$2,073$47,3522Strand Releasing
7468Pride and Prejudice$8,692-39.3%4-5$2,173$126,9294Excel Entertainment
7582The Animation Show$8,325+60.3%5-$1,665$302,93817-
7673Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion$6,103-41.7%7-5$871$361,40015Artistic License
7780Rivers and Tides: Andy Goldsworthy Working with Time$5,893-12.6%3-4$1,964$2,193,43979Roxie Releasing
7886Dirty Pretty Things$4,374+17.6%8-3$546$8,065,86424Miramax
7985City of God$4,362+14.5%4-2$1,090$4,782,35650Miramax
8084The Gatekeeper$3,801-0.3%2-$1,900$160,83136-
8188Yossi & Jagger$2,532-4.9%1-$2,532$187,30214Strand Releasing
8279Good Boy$2,491-66.3%57-3$43$37,647,50512Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
83-On_Line$2,310-1-$2,310$165,97427Indican Pictures
8494Bonhoeffer$2,269+48.1%1-1$2,269$269,02428First Run
8599Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man$1,604+70.1%2-$802$15,604,409191Sony Pictures Classics
8681Galapagos$1,581-72.1%2-3$790$14,254,017218IMAX
8790Party Monster$1,542-28.7%1-3$1,542$728,25318Strand Releasing
8891The Butterfly
2003 Re-release
$1,155-39.4%1-$1,155$4,6352First Run
8997The Secret Lives of Dentists$1,137-13.1%3+1$379$3,707,20122-
90104The Flower of Evil$1,111+75.5%1-2$1,111$178,34912Palm Pictures
9183Bus 174$1,108-74.8%1-4$1,108$161,44512THINKFilm
92108The Legend of Johnny Lingo$1,042+107.6%1-2$1,042$973,65918Innovation Film Group (IFG)
9378What Alice Found$849-88.7%1-2$849$28,1904Castle Hill Productions
9496Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun$569-58%1-$569$18,798,590338Sony Pictures Classics
95-American Storytellers$562-1-$562$7,7368Indican Pictures
96105In My Skin$500-19.7%1-1$500$26,8358Wellspring Media
9789The Singing Detective$489-77.4%3-8$163$325,97010Paramount Classics
98-Emerald Cowboy$412-1-$412$73,49015Indican Pictures
99114Encounter in the Third Dimension$350-12.5%1-$350$6,954,145253-
100118Alien Adventure$300+20%1-$300$4,319,534228-
101119China: The Panda Adventure$224+0.9%1-$224$3,680,987134IMAX
10295Northfork$66-95.6%1-1$66$1,420,57825Paramount Classics
103102Carnage$55-91.8%1-1$55$52,41817Wellspring Media
104120Apollo 13
The IMAX Experience
$33-84.9%1-$33$1,722,16067IMAX