Domestic 1997 Week 12

March 21-27, 1997

Key:New This Week

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-Liar Liar$45,576,925-2,845-$16,020$45,576,9251Universal Pictures
2-Selena$15,599,598-1,850-$8,432$15,599,5981Warner Bros.
31Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
1997 Special Edition
$10,357,483-48.2%2,111-$4,906$30,341,0122Twentieth Century Fox
42Jungle 2 Jungle$8,387,322-37%2,340+17$3,584$37,962,6373Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
53Private Parts$5,702,464-48.8%2,217+79$2,572$35,747,6873Paramount Pictures
64Donnie Brasco$4,399,073-37.9%1,593-$2,761$37,342,5614Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
77Sling Blade$4,199,445+0.9%1,020+69$4,117$13,706,95117Miramax
8-The Devil's Own$3,788,762----$3,788,762-Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
910The English Patient$3,440,352+26.3%1,002+54$3,433$64,580,05219Miramax
105Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
1997 Special Edition
$3,374,475-48.2%1,723-599$1,958$64,302,8795Twentieth Century Fox
116Love Jones$3,284,385-33.8%821+1$4,000$8,243,6972New Line Cinema
1213Jerry Maguire$2,577,057+4.5%909-68$2,835$143,795,39015Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
1319Michael$1,696,976+72.6%1,012+101$1,676$91,432,30114New Line Cinema
148Absolute Power$1,606,080-48.4%1,016-589$1,580$47,861,7596Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
1516Shine$1,544,159-19.5%911-1$1,695$32,894,44318Fine Line Features
1612Dante's Peak$1,249,905-51.4%1,028-590$1,215$61,629,3157Universal Pictures
179Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
1997 Special Edition
$1,230,779-57.6%741-689$1,660$135,869,7448Twentieth Century Fox
18-Crash$1,052,092-339-$3,103$2,352,01325Fine Line Features
1917Fools Rush In$1,008,567-47.1%748-515$1,348$28,266,5746Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
20-101 Dalmatians$854,809-653-$1,309$134,531,70518Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
2120Secrets & Lies$753,950+21.7%240+28$3,141$11,953,84126October Films
22-Cats Don't Dance$272,408----$272,408-Warner Bros.
2321Evita$200,520-44.4%201-125$997$48,884,24114Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
24-Fargo$46,230-27+5$1,712$24,281,86055Gramercy Pictures (I)
25-Mandela$10,918-8-$1,364$10,9181Palm Pictures