Domestic 2004 Week 34

August 20-26, 2004

Key:New This Week

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-Exorcist: The Beginning$24,085,989-2,803-$8,592$24,085,9891Warner Bros.
2-Without a Paddle$19,157,229-2,730-$7,017$19,157,2291Paramount Pictures
32The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement$18,815,585-44.6%3,490+18$5,391$66,981,7603Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
41Alien vs. Predator$16,713,013-66.9%3,401+6$4,914$67,265,6242Twentieth Century Fox
5-Open Water$15,421,309+965%2,709+2,654$5,692$18,502,2163Lionsgate
63Collateral$14,123,220-39.1%3,029-176$4,662$73,688,2713DreamWorks Distribution
74The Bourne Supremacy$9,178,490-28.4%2,532-444$3,624$153,102,7305Universal Pictures
87The Manchurian Candidate$5,647,803-33.9%1,920-692$2,941$56,173,4904Paramount Pictures
96The Village$5,291,610-50.2%2,249-893$2,352$108,617,8764Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
1013Garden State$4,576,358+104.6%652+477$7,018$8,065,8075Fox Searchlight Pictures
115Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie - Pyramid of Light$4,489,735-63.4%2,411-$1,862$16,758,5732Warner Bros.
1210Spider-Man 2$3,489,710-34%1,343-564$2,598$366,241,7389Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
139I, Robot$3,408,259-41.1%1,609-569$2,118$139,292,3726Twentieth Century Fox
1411Napoleon Dynamite$2,972,993-7.1%577+14$5,152$20,296,70111Fox Searchlight Pictures
158Little Black Book$2,292,741-62.1%1,640-805$1,398$19,203,2473Revolution Studios
16-Benji: Off the Leash!$2,171,459-877-$2,476$2,171,4591-
1714The Notebook$1,262,797-36.3%621-304$2,033$76,784,2829New Line Cinema
1815Fahrenheit 9/11$961,587-43.1%446-270$2,156$117,126,21010Lionsgate
1919De-Lovely$866,764-22.6%317-76$2,734$11,080,9758United Artists
2012Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle$799,247-67%401-805$1,993$17,636,9344New Line Cinema
2123Maria Full of Grace$681,030-8.9%117+10$5,820$3,538,5226Fine Line Features
2221Shrek 2$673,453-30.9%435-132$1,548$436,721,70315DreamWorks Distribution
2318Catwoman$600,671-55.6%444-731$1,352$39,265,0785Warner Bros.
24-Nicotina$587,846-96-$6,123$587,8461Arenas Entertainment
2522Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$565,610-25%248-62$2,280$247,112,92112Warner Bros.
2616A Cinderella Story$431,758-70.6%435-770$992$50,411,3046Warner Bros.
2724Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story$431,378-11.9%283-37$1,524$113,153,84210Twentieth Century Fox
2834King Arthur$397,315+33.1%287+86$1,384$51,165,2918Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
2925Garfield$391,667-5.8%293-54$1,336$74,548,18811Twentieth Century Fox
3020Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy$375,780-65.1%322-385$1,167$84,271,2477DreamWorks Distribution
3133Intimate Strangers$357,990+19%75+23$4,773$915,2074Paramount Classics
3229NASCAR: The IMAX Experience$309,967-15.3%56-$5,535$17,961,96824Warner Bros.
3338What the #$*! Do We (K)now!?$306,351+24.8%37+5$8,279$2,287,77529-
3430The Day After Tomorrow$303,990-10.6%233-30$1,304$186,081,52113Twentieth Century Fox
3545We Don't Live Here Anymore$292,049+96.8%29+22$10,070$440,4192Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
3627Before Sunset$261,566-29.8%113-49$2,314$4,650,3378Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
3726The Door in the Floor$257,998-30.9%112-22$2,303$3,257,5377Focus Features
3831The Stepford Wives$230,980-29.7%206+9$1,121$59,257,34911Paramount Pictures
3935Bugs!$219,114-16%31+3$7,068$12,448,63977SK Films
4032Around the World in 80 Days$202,936-35%193-33$1,051$23,843,73411Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
4140Riding Giants$202,880-7.7%64+1$3,170$1,761,1267Sony Pictures Classics
4244The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi
2004 Re-release
$164,496+4.5%55+21$2,990$640,6555Miramax
4336Space Station 3D$162,941-34.3%8-1$20,367$54,029,285123IMAX
4441A Home at the End of the World$131,971-35.4%51-14$2,587$824,2425Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
4539The Terminal$128,917-45.7%153-82$842$77,073,95910DreamWorks Distribution
4650Adrenaline Rush: The Science of Risk$111,945-8.6%17-$6,585$7,758,25397Giant Screen Films
4728Thunderbirds$109,180-70.5%171-402$638$6,810,0504Universal Pictures
4846Festival Express$107,246-25.8%26-8$4,124$570,5265THINKFilm
4949Saints and Soldiers$103,390-19.7%27+1$3,829$436,5493Excel Entertainment
5051The Corporation
2004 Re-release
$92,882-17.9%27+3$3,440$1,390,79012Zeitgeist Films
5155Mean Girls$86,337-0.4%79-23$1,092$86,005,72417Paramount Pictures
5263Code 46$82,880+44.4%21+9$3,946$171,0983United Artists
5353Control Room$78,034-13.2%36-8$2,167$2,339,57614Magnolia Pictures
5457Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism$77,279-4.8%17+6$4,545$275,3533Cinema Libre Studio
5569She Hate Me$73,086+104.3%28+17$2,610$271,8605Sony Pictures Classics
5659Super Size Me$71,613-8.7%39-32$1,836$11,301,71016IDP Distribution
57-Bright Young Things$66,780-3-$22,260$66,7801THINKFilm
5856The Story of the Weeping Camel$61,548-26.7%24-16$2,564$1,460,30612THINKFilm
5971Donnie Darko
2004 Director's Cut
$54,588+73.3%11+4$4,962$368,48313Newmarket Films
6052Raising Helen$52,183-43.8%65-51$802$37,470,67313Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
6160T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous$50,564-21.3%5+2$10,112$49,082,387305IMAX
6254Mujhse Shaadi Karogi$47,760-45.3%24-14$1,990$905,5404-
6364Pulse: A Stomp Odyssey$47,458+15.7%8-$5,932$7,250,67798Giant Screen Films
6465The Clearing$45,384+12.1%36-12$1,260$5,689,9388Fox Searchlight Pictures
65-Mean Creek$44,148-4-$11,037$44,1481Paramount Classics
66-Uncovered: The War on Iraq$41,690-7-$5,955$36,5801Cinema Libre Studio
6768Haunted Castle$36,672+2.5%3+2$12,224$8,884,650183-
6870Ju-on: The Grudge$36,106+6.5%9+4$4,011$153,5655Vitagraph Films
6961Metallica: Some Kind of Monster$35,386-42.5%26-27$1,361$1,128,3097IFC Films
70-End of the Century$31,792-1-$31,792$31,7921Magnolia Pictures
7162Touch of Pink$30,325-48.4%16-5$1,895$449,4466Sony Pictures Classics
7276Man on Fire$29,641+17.4%31-8$956$77,901,30419Twentieth Century Fox
7366Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring$26,405-34.3%8-4$3,300$2,300,43521Sony Pictures Classics
7473Seducing Doctor Lewis
2004 Re-release
$25,032-13.5%10-3$2,503$273,10411Wellspring Media
75100The Best Two Years$24,954+571.7%9+6$2,772$963,35527-
7686Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There$20,901+84.1%9+4$2,322$221,40911Dada Films
77109Imelda$19,700+885%4+3$4,925$140,45712Unico Entertainment
7877Facing Windows$18,245-15%7-6$2,606$486,47810Sony Pictures Classics
79-Almost Peaceful
2004 Re-release
$17,336-1-$17,336$17,3361Empire Pictures Inc.
8094Last Life in the Universe$16,577+209.3%4+3$4,144$30,7353Palm Pictures
81-Bush's Brain$15,451-4-$3,862$15,4511Tartan
8280Johnson Family Vacation$14,075-7.7%21+1$670$31,197,15721Fox Searchlight Pictures
8385Alien Adventure$12,588-1.5%2-$6,294$4,489,398262-
8474Home on the Range$11,472-57.3%8-16$1,434$50,030,46121Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
8590Ghosts of the Abyss$10,222-2%4-$2,555$16,454,80072Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
8675The Hunting of the President$9,555-63.9%8-3$1,194$281,97310Regent Releasing
8772Tom Dowd & the Language of Music$9,550-67.8%4-6$2,387$39,1672Palm Pictures
8884Cowards Bend the Knee$8,490-34.6%1-$8,490$25,8603Zeitgeist Films
89-It's Easier for a Camel...$8,393-1-$8,393$8,3931New Yorker Films
90117Bonjour Monsieur Shlomi$7,668+602.8%2+1$3,834$51,3578Strand Releasing
9193Bukowski: Born into This$7,413+17.4%4-$1,853$306,11413Magnolia Pictures
9279Danny Deckchair
2004 Re-release
$6,816-57.8%4-$1,704$26,7813Lionsgate
9387The Young Black Stallion$6,660-41.3%4-1$1,665$6,505,56236Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
9481I'll Sleep When I'm Dead$6,067-55.7%7-2$866$321,10011Paramount Classics
9582The Twilight Samurai
2004 Re-release
$5,420-60.1%6-1$903$496,20718Empire Pictures Inc.
9688The Mother$5,102-53.6%6-6$850$864,83313Sony Pictures Classics
97-Red Lights$5,024-1-$5,024$5,0241Wellspring Media
98-The Corporation$4,868----$1,613,53332Mongrel Media
9978Gozu$4,141-77.2%2-1$2,070$36,5184-
10089Godzilla$3,989-62.7%2-2$1,994$372,42416Rialto Pictures
101-Bright Leaves$3,650-1-$3,650$3,6501First Run
102-Uzak$3,549-1-$3,549$84,52524New Yorker Films
103114The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg
2004 Re-release
$3,139+163.1%1-$3,139$4,3322New Yorker Films
10483Zhou Yu's Train
2004 Re-release
$3,099-76.7%2-5$1,549$91,4476Sony Pictures Classics
105110Twist$2,949+86.3%1-$2,949$42,00914Strand Releasing
10691L.A. Twister$2,818-68.1%2-$1,409$11,6422Indican Pictures
107106Father and Son$2,738+16.3%2-$1,369$34,04410Wellspring Media
10898China: The Panda Adventure$2,588-31%2-$1,294$3,850,689168IMAX
109105Baadasssss!$2,578-4.3%7-$368$364,70413Sony Pictures Classics
11095The Five Obstructions$2,345-51.2%1-1$2,345$130,61214Koch Lorber Films
11199Love Me If You Dare$1,970-47.1%5-1$394$540,61514Paramount Classics
112-Monty Python's Life of Brian
2004 Re-release
$1,960-1-$1,960$591,57017Rainbow Releasing
113116Shaolin Soccer$1,670+45.7%5-$334$489,60021Miramax
114101I'm Not Scared$1,653-51.1%5-3$330$1,615,00620Miramax
115111A Day Without a Mexican$1,467-1.7%1-2$1,467$3,248,08615Televisa Cine
116113Encounter in the Third Dimension$1,392+11.8%1-$1,392$7,010,007287-
11792The Battle of Algiers
2004 Re-release
$1,380-78.3%1-$1,380$809,92633Rialto Pictures
118-S21: The Khmer Rouge Killing Machine$1,377-1-$1,377$22,60615First Run
119122Valentin
2003 Re-release
$1,145+643.5%1-$1,145$275,96816Miramax
120115Strayed$750-34.7%1-$750$464,40915Wellspring Media
121102Kill Bill: Vol. 2$701-78.2%8-3$87$66,208,18319Miramax
122103Lost Boys of Sudan$478-83.8%1-1$478$174,73953Shadow Distribution