Domestic 2003 Week 50

December 12-18, 2003

Key:New This WeekEstimated

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$51,470,821-3,703-$13,899$51,470,8211New Line Cinema
2-Something's Gotta Give$22,013,040-2,677-$8,223$22,013,0401Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
31The Last Samurai$18,930,609-42.3%2,908-$6,509$51,717,8652Warner Bros.
4-Stuck on You$11,699,883-3,003-$3,896$11,699,8831Twentieth Century Fox
5-Bad Santa$8,106,284-15.4%2,540+449$3,191$37,808,7414Dimension Films
6-Elf$7,820,275-21.7%2,876-243$2,719$149,310,3326New Line Cinema
7-Love Don't Cost a Thing$7,442,035-1,844-$4,035$7,442,0351Warner Bros.
83The Haunted Mansion$7,263,380-34.2%3,001-121$2,420$54,873,8214Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
92Honey$5,972,310-60%1,928-14$3,097$20,887,7052Universal Pictures
106The Cat in the Hat$5,051,220-39.9%2,320-1,089$2,177$91,612,8154Universal Pictures
117Gothika$3,660,581-47.1%1,221-984$2,998$54,869,2754Warner Bros.
129Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World$3,210,999-35.5%1,161-1,183$2,765$77,021,6105Twentieth Century Fox
1310Love Actually$2,981,940-38.8%1,566-106$1,904$53,039,4156Universal Pictures
148The Missing$1,968,332-63.5%1,070-1,686$1,839$25,131,5554Revolution Studios
15-The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
2003 Re-release
$1,269,232-126-$10,073$1,996,8771New Line Cinema
1611Timeline$1,101,347-69.2%872-1,915$1,263$18,750,8884Paramount Pictures
1712The Matrix Revolutions$967,103-48.6%272-985$3,555$137,169,2747Warner Bros.
1813Brother Bear$854,491-46.2%1,031-585$828$80,659,2228Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
19-The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
2003 Extended Edition
$564,495-33.4%126-$4,480$1,412,0562New Line Cinema
2014Mystic River$554,750-34.8%302-203$1,836$52,683,69811Warner Bros.
21-21 Grams$465,062-33.3%74-$6,284$3,049,2074Focus Features
2223Santa vs. the Snowman 3D
2003 Re-release
$423,546+31.5%46+1$9,207$1,696,6607IMAX
2330In America$389,172+94.7%47+36$8,280$916,9914Fox Searchlight Pictures
2419Lost in Translation$337,310-16.8%148-8$2,279$29,769,04514Focus Features
2548Big Fish$323,466+334.7%6-$53,911$397,8842Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
2620The Station Agent$294,227-23.9%189-9$1,556$3,978,43311Miramax
2717Looney Tunes: Back in Action$270,233-56.5%253-757$1,068$19,796,1875Warner Bros.
2866T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous$239,586+1,086%6-2$39,931$46,748,370269IMAX
2924Red Nose$217,232-26.6%76-14$2,858$927,5423Christal Films
3022Kal Ho Naa Ho$200,279-38.9%43-8$4,657$1,692,8354Yash Raj Films
3118Radio$198,275-60.3%285-230$695$50,904,2588Revolution Studios
3227Freaky Friday$195,511-15.4%244-32$801$109,794,50220Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
33-Blizzard$184,222-136-$1,354$184,2221Alliance Atlantis Vivafilm
3421Runaway Jury$168,861-48.7%257-80$657$48,680,9809Twentieth Century Fox
35113China: The Panda Adventure$137,033+7,633.2%2-2$68,516$3,680,348132IMAX
36-Girl with a Pearl Earring$134,589-7-$19,227$134,5891Lionsgate
3729Shattered Glass$126,627-40.1%123-19$1,029$1,964,6197Lionsgate
3831Kill Bill: Vol. 1$123,420-36.6%113-34$1,092$69,465,65010Miramax
3925The Human Stain$123,261-55.1%144-89$855$5,270,2947Miramax
4028Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$119,590-44.5%213-70$561$305,302,72424Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
4137Space Station 3D$117,225-2.5%19-1$6,169$45,689,19187IMAX
4233School of Rock$111,796-41.2%152-150$735$79,030,38411Paramount Pictures
4326Scary Movie 3$106,644-60.2%228-245$467$109,030,0038Dimension Films
4435The Texas Chainsaw Massacre$106,643-27.1%165-30$646$80,093,8589New Line Cinema
4534Pieces of April$105,028-30.3%101+7$1,039$2,269,4659United Artists
4632The Gospel of John$99,900-48%76-23$1,314$3,015,12512THINKFilm
4736The Legend of Johnny Lingo$89,225-30.3%6-4$14,870$971,48916Innovation Film Group (IFG)
4838Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over$83,984-26.1%208-19$403$11,508,32721Dimension Films
4942Intolerable Cruelty$69,815-20%157+14$444$35,188,94010Universal Pictures
5040The Cooler$67,083-27.7%11-$6,098$393,6844Lionsgate
5143The Triplets of Belleville$65,657-22.5%6-$10,942$326,0714Sony Pictures Classics
5245Elephant$63,233-18.6%36-$1,756$1,165,4898Fine Line Features
5344The Barbarian Invasions
2003 Re-release
$58,668-27.2%11+1$5,333$355,6864Miramax
54-Duplex$58,643-113-$518$9,670,65112Miramax
55-The Statement$57,621-7-$8,231$57,6211Sony Pictures Classics
5639Under the Tuscan Sun$56,988-42.6%95-24$599$42,956,40512Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
5741Once Upon a Time in Mexico$54,637-38.1%94-30$581$56,311,56114Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
5850Secondhand Lions$53,984-7.4%103-5$524$42,005,65313New Line Cinema
5946Bubba Ho-Tep$46,263-40.4%19-6$2,434$1,129,46713Vitagraph Films
6062The Piano Player$39,777+43.6%15+8$2,651$326,67826Menemsha Films
6152Out of Time$39,241-24.1%58-23$676$41,010,48211Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
6251Pride and Prejudice$38,037-31.5%18-$2,113$93,5602Excel Entertainment
6356Sylvia$36,682-3.6%41+8$894$1,288,0949Focus Features
6461Bugs!$36,473+25.5%17-$2,145$4,248,17541SK Films
6557To Be and to Have$36,099-2.9%14+4$2,578$491,07113New Yorker Films
6649The Fighting Temptations$34,655-46.3%69-30$502$30,221,73813Paramount Pictures
6759My Architect$34,640+7.3%3-$11,546$262,5286New Yorker Films
6855Haunted Castle$33,400-13%5-$6,680$7,922,186147-
6960Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion$31,024+2.5%15+1$2,068$336,97213Artistic License
7063Good Boy$22,453-15.4%117+14$191$37,632,23910Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
7164Die, Mommie, Die!$21,214-18.8%17+2$1,247$312,3957Sundance Film Series
7282The Animation Show$20,291+127.2%7+3$2,898$287,53815-
7347Tupac: Resurrection$18,529-75.2%39-67$475$7,689,5215Paramount Pictures
7477The Revolution Will Not Be Televised$17,420+63%8+3$2,177$144,7028Vitagraph Films
7585My Life Without Me$16,167+111.3%16+6$1,010$400,94812Sony Pictures Classics
7676Ghosts of the Abyss$15,949+43.6%7-2$2,278$15,204,92636Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
7770Party Monster$15,831+6.6%10+2$1,583$717,21116Strand Releasing
7872City of God$15,697+17.6%5+1$3,139$4,771,25748Miramax
7967Dirty Pretty Things$14,301-21%9-3$1,589$8,054,91422Miramax
80117I Vitelloni
2003 Re-release
$13,130+1,432.1%1-$13,130$50,5945Kino International
81-AKA$11,842-3-$3,947$11,8421Empire Pictures Inc.
82-Au Hasard Balthazar$11,486-1-$11,486$45,4069Rialto Pictures
8371The Holy Land$11,164-17.7%5-1$2,232$590,85423-
8473The Bread, My Sweet$10,590-18.9%6-$1,765$963,169153Panorama Entertainment
85112Yossi & Jagger$9,814+417.1%3-$3,271$177,40113Strand Releasing
8674Galapagos$9,048-23.7%4+1$2,262$14,245,186216IMAX
8783Seducing Doctor Lewis$8,013-8.9%2-3$4,006$8,007,98423Odeon
8879The Singing Detective$7,632-23.2%16-12$477$321,6298Paramount Classics
8980Winged Migration
2003 Re-release
$7,510-22.9%11-$682$10,764,40235Sony Pictures Classics
9068Mambo Italiano
2003 Re-release
$7,156-60.3%14-2$511$3,205,73013IDP Distribution
9169Bus 174$7,022-60.2%3-2$2,340$154,17411THINKFilm
9284The Flower of Evil$6,855-21.5%10+2$685$176,20410Palm Pictures
9390The Gatekeeper$6,774+20.9%2-$3,387$154,10034-
94-Rivers and Tides$6,098-3-$2,032$2,177,36578Roxie Releasing
95101Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man$5,018+49.3%2-1$2,509$15,598,294189Sony Pictures Classics
9678What Alice Found$4,959-52.1%1-$4,959$15,3062Castle Hill Productions
9786The Weather Underground$4,877-32.7%7-3$696$493,27429Shadow Distribution
98106The Far Side of the Moon$4,681+48.8%3-1$1,560$235,9269Odeon
9993Thirteen$4,096-9.7%6-1$682$4,601,04318Fox Searchlight Pictures
10091Gaz Bar Blues$3,867-23.6%1-1$3,867$883,73115Odeon
10194The Cremaster Cycle$3,629-12.3%1-$3,629$513,66534Palm Pictures
102108Autumn Spring
2003 Re-release
$3,515+18.4%4-$878$89,49517First Look International
103119In My Skin$2,998+280%3+2$999$25,3116Wellspring Media
10487The Secret Lives of Dentists$2,973-53.2%3-1$991$3,704,37720-
105110Carnage$2,851+20.3%3-$950$51,35915Wellspring Media
106-The Embalmer$2,808-2-$1,404$55,03522First Run
10792Girls Will Be Girls$2,506-46.7%5-1$501$148,04710IFC Films
10897Porn Theatre$2,424-35.1%2+1$1,212$23,49010Strand Releasing
1091049 Dead Gay Guys$2,303-30.4%2+1$1,151$22,9279TLA Releasing
11095Bonhoeffer$2,193-46.4%1-$2,193$264,58926First Run
111124Once Upon a Time in the Midlands$2,163+1,269%4+3$540$172,56416Sony Pictures Classics
11265The Book of Mormon Movie, Volume 1: The Journey$2,113-89.5%3-2$704$1,124,11314-
11399Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun$2,107-40.2%1-$2,107$18,796,667336Sony Pictures Classics
114111Monty Python and the Holy Grail
2001 Re-release
$2,071-3.1%1-1$2,071$1,819,468131Rainbow Releasing
115107Billabong Odyssey$2,000-33.3%2-2$1,000$156,0006-
116102Sur le seuil$1,816-45.8%2-4$908$2,014,07111Odeon
11788Finding Nemo$1,767-72%21-23$84$339,714,97829Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
11896Hukkle$1,726-56.5%2-$863$10,4265Shadow Distribution
11981My Flesh and Blood$1,399-84.7%4-2$349$35,8383Strand Releasing
12098Red Betsy$1,381-61.4%2-2$690$164,17213Lang Films
121105Demonlover$1,058-67.2%2-3$529$226,40813Palm Pictures
122118Encounter in the Third Dimension$950+18.8%1-$950$6,953,095251-
123109Masked and Anonymous$863-70%2-2$431$533,56922Sony Pictures Classics
12489Taking Sides$720-87.3%1-2$720$175,39015New Yorker Films
125122Northfork$653+8.8%1-$653$1,418,34423Paramount Classics
126121Alien Adventure$575-11.5%1-$575$4,318,634226-
127125Apollo 13
The IMAX Experience
$393+222.1%1-$393$1,722,36065IMAX
128114Madame Satã$378-69.8%1-1$378$198,30924Wellspring Media
129-No News from God$307-1-$307$77,85817First Look International